Rebecca Heinen

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Fired Campus Officer Rats Out Colleagues For Their 'Bowl Of D--ks' List (NSFW)

This guy just got added to the list.<p>A former University of Oregon public safety officer, James Cleavenger, has tattled on his old colleagues in a lawsuit that alleges he was fired in 2012 for complaining to supervisors about mistreatment and misconduct.<p>KVAL reports that during pre-shift briefings, …

South Korea's elderly population booms

There has been a gradual change in South Korea's workforce in recent years, as it gets older.<p>The number of elderly people finding jobs in the capital has more than doubled in the past 10 years, because the country has the world's fastest growing aged population.<p>Al Jazeera's Harry Fawcett reports …

Lost And Found: 5 Forgotten Classics Worth Revisiting

I don't remember when I first realized that books could go away, that they could — and did — pass into obscurity or out of print. <i>Myra Breckinridge</i> by Gore Vidal, <i>All</i> <i>About H. Hatterr</i> by G.V. Desani, <i>Speedboat</i> by Renata Adler, the sublime <i>An Armful of Warm Girl</i> by W.M. Spackman. Each of them, snuffed …

Mike Rowe on How Many Are Following the ‘Worst Advice in the History of the World’

Mike Rowe, widely-known from the hit TV show “Dirty Jobs” and a series of Ford commercials, appeared on The Glenn Beck Program Wednesday to discuss his efforts with the mikeroweWORKS Foundation in challenging “the absurd belief that a four-year degree is the only path to success.”<p>“We’re lending …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Travel & Eats<p>Skip Cape Cod this summer.<p>By The Editors of GQ2 days agoView More<p>Best Stuff<p>GQ’s editors select the menswear, accessories, sneakers, and …

Venezuela’s government is now in the toilet-paper business

This time, Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro is rolling out a different solution to deal with his country’s toilet-paper shortage: He’s taking over.<p>Amid growing concerns that the country’s sanitary paper supply could run out, Venezuela ordered the temporary takeover last week of Manufacturas de …

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Retailers sweat as teens no longer crush on their clothes

Like any high school crush, this one was bound to fizzle, but the breakup was still tough — especially because millions of dollars were riding on this infatuation.<p>Teenage girls have dumped their longtime retail heartthrobs, and while the brands are trying to woo them back, the girls have picked up …

Maybe U.S. public schools don't stink

The drumbeat is hard to miss: Our schools are failing. Public education is in crisis. Our students are falling further and further behind.<p>The rhetoric comes from the left and right, from educators and politicians and lobbyists and CEOs and even Education Secretary Arne Duncan. The deep dysfunction …