3 dead after car plows into trick-or-treaters in the Bronx

3 dead after car plows into trick-or-treaters in the Bronx

International Business Times

A car accident Satuday night killed three people, including a 10-year-old girl who was trick-or-treating, and injured four others in the Bronx, New York, WABC-TV reported. A 63-year-old man driving a black car lost control of his vehicle at an intersection, crashing into someone’s front yard and striking the victims. “There was a family of kids…

Federal Reserve says no more bailouts

Federal Reserve says no more bailouts

International Business Times

The U.S. Federal Reserve may still be waffling on whether to raise interest rates, but one thing upon which governors are ready to act is making sure taxpayers are not again left holding the bag should the financial system face the same threats it did during the Great Recession. The Fed last week decided to require…

Jeb Bush tells Chuck Todd he’s ‘conflicted’ about the death penalty and that it needs reform

Jeb Bush tells Chuck Todd he’s ‘conflicted’ about the death penalty and that it needs reform

Reuters Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush said he is conflicted about the death penalty and wants to see reforms in how it is implemented. Bush, in an interview taped for broadcast on Sunday on NBC’s “Meet the Press,” said executions can provide closure for families of murder victims but that other issues are involved. “It’s

New House Speaker Paul Ryan says it would be ‘ridiculous’ to work with Obama on immigration

New House Speaker Paul Ryan says it would be ‘ridiculous’ to work with Obama on immigration

Reuters U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan said on Sunday it would be ridiculous to work with President Barack Obama on immigration policy reform, saying he cannot trust the president on the issue. Republicans have fought Obama’s unilateral steps that bypassed a gridlocked Congress to try to shield millions of illegal immigrants from deportation.

FBI knew Jared Fogle was a pedophile — and let him continue molesting children for years anyway

FBI knew Jared Fogle was a pedophile — and let him continue molesting children for years anyway

Free Thought Project In August, we learned the shocking truth that a familiar face on television—Jared Fogle, the Subway guy—was a pedophile who used his wealth, status, and secrecy to exploit kids. Fogle pleaded guilty to having sex with two minors and possessing homemade child pornography, although there were many more victims. He agreed to a plea deal where

When ‘real life’ got lost in impossible workplace demands, these people turned to Workaholics Anonymous

When ‘real life’ got lost in impossible workplace demands, these people turned to Workaholics Anonymous

Jana Kasperkevic, The Guardian WA has been around since the 1980s, but groups still thrive as people struggle with a work-life balance exacerbated by technology’s ability to make sure we are always available More than a dozen adults gather in an empty classroom in midtown Manhattan. As the clock strikes six, they shift in their

A ‘President Bernie Sanders’ could end the federal marijuana ban without Congress — here’s how

A ‘President Bernie Sanders’ could end the federal marijuana ban without Congress — here’s how

Scott Keyes, The Guardian The Democratic 2016 contender has urged an end to US opposition to the substance. When Vermont senator Bernie Sanders called for an end to federal marijuana prohibition this week before an audience of college students, he went further than any major national presidential candidate before him. “It’s the first time a

Texas Christians lament ‘freedom of religion’ while protesting Church of Lucifer opening

Texas Christians lament ‘freedom of religion’ while protesting Church of Lucifer opening

Bethania Palma Markus Christians in Spring, Texas, appear to be trying to run the Church of Lucifer out of town, ABC13 reports. The Luciferians officially opened their doors on Friday, with their first meeting scheduled for Saturday. But they were greeted by a vocal group of Christians after having their building vandalized this week. Video

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