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Benefits claimants in Kansas might be banned from going to the cinema

A new bill will make it against the law for people on welfare to spend money for entertainment purposes.<p>Kansas lawmakers are working on a bill that will make it illegal for people receiving government aid to use the money to go to the cinema.<p>The plan intends for claimants to use benefits “more …

Amusement Parks

Penn State fraternity scandal: women pictured on Facebook page go to police

Some members of Kappa Delta Rho co-operating with investigation after women identify themselves from naked and semi-naked photos on site<p>Some of the women pictured naked or semi-naked on a Penn State fraternity’s secret Facebook page have gone to police and several members of the male student social …

Penn State

Senate Passes Republican Budget With Deep Spending Cuts

WASHINGTON — Republicans muscled a balanced-budget plan through the Senate early Friday, positioning Congress for months of battling President Barack Obama over the GOP's goals of slicing spending and dismantling his health care law.<p>Working into Friday's pre-dawn hours, senators approved the …

Mitch McConnell

New Research Shows We May Be Looking at Alzheimer's All Wrong

Just days after Biogen Inc. revealed promising early data from an experimental Alzheimer’s treatment, new research from the Mayo Clinic may revive a …

Biotechnology

California attorney general to ask judge to halt 'shoot the gays' initiative

Exclusive: Kamala Harris tells the Guardian the Sodomite Suppression Act ‘has no place in a civil society’, but experts caution it is unclear how court would rule<p>California’s attorney general will go to court to stop a controversial proposed ballot initiative that calls for the legalized execution …

Rights & Freedoms

Ford launches car that prevents you from speeding

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>When engineers dream, do they dream of a world in which everyone is an engineer?<p>Or do they leave room for a couple of topless models and a few cartoon heroes?<p>I ask for no reason other than that I've just …

Autonomous Cars

Ted Cruz Is Right About Taxes

If you have not done your taxes yet, do not count on getting help from the Internal Revenue Service in answering any last-minute questions that may …

5 Squat Variations for Strength, Mobility, and Better Movement

<b>Squat. It's like a magic word.</b> Add the word "squat" to any workout and you will feel an immediate sense of accomplishment, even before you actually …

Government pays to house poor in luxury apartments with pools, wine cellars

Verde Point is a self-described "luxury apartment" complex with a rooftop pool and "personal wine storage" that is currently accepting public housing assistance recipients who will live there practically for free, courtesy of the taxpayers — at least until they become gainfully employed and their …

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Boys under pressure to have muscly, ripped bodies, dietician says

A steady rise in the number of boys overly focused on their body image is concerning dieticians who say they are seeing more and more teens chasing a …

6 Important Things To Know About How Your Brain Learns

<i>This post originally appeared on the Crew blog.</i><p>Whether you want to learn a new language, learn to cook, take up a musical instrument, or just get more out of the books you read, it helps to know how your brain learns.<p>While everyone learns slightly differently, we do have similarities in the way our …

Do You Believe? first look review – predictable Christian sales pitch

The latest film from the makers of God’s Not Dead jams in a dozen rote crisis-of-faith stories, but Mira Sorvino’s performance provides a small bit of redemption<p>There’s an old joke. Guy drinks from a cup, spits it out and shouts: “This coffee is terrible!” Another guy says: “That’s not coffee, it’s …

Distracted Driving

New Solutions For Arthritis

Leigh Schafer, 51, is a computer programmer by day, but the rest of the time, she's a triathlete in training. She recently completed her first half Ironman, a killer combo of swimming, running, and biking. She keeps up a workout routine that takes 10 hours or more per week. And she does it all on …

Pain