"We deeply regret our actions today and the embarrassment that it caused," the school district said in a statement. A Minnesota school district is apologizing after video surfaced showing high school workers
The high costs of the U.S. health care system are killing people, a new survey concludes. In the last five years, 34 million Americans watched as someone they knew died because they couldn’t afford medical
'Secret Consumer Scores' Explain Why Some People Get Much Better Service Than Others. Now, You Can Finally Request Your and
It turns out that big companies aren't just tracking you and targeting you. They're judging you, and in some cases, assigning and using secret customer lifetime value scores (CLV scores) to assign different
The 4th Amendment prohibits “unreasonable searches and seizures.” But the Supreme Court has interpreted that protection pretty loosely when it comes to traffic stops, for which the police need only “reasonable
In 2016, pummeled by voter suppression in more than 30 states, the black voter turnout plummeted seven percentage points It’s no surprise that the US trails behind other democracies in voter turnout–about
FLINT, Mich. — Nakiya Wakes could not understand how her wiry, toothy-grinned 6-year-old had gone from hyperactive one school year to what teachers described as hysterical the next. Then, in 2015, the
Tools that began with the promise of releasing Americans are now shackling many who would otherwise have been set free. Increasingly, American jails are built without bars, razor wire or even guards. 21st
The New York Times ran a piece detailing the travails of a woman who had lost her job and is currently facing the challenges of looking for a new one. She’s had little-to-no traction after replying to
Of all the ravenous financial predators in American society, payday lenders might be the most shameless. Their bread and butter is offering high-interest loans—typically a few hundred bucks or less—to
A federal judge on Thursday held Education Secretary Betsy DeVos in contempt of court and imposed a $100,000 fine for violating an order to stop collecting on the student loans owed by students of a defunct
(CNN) — Newly released video of a fatal police shooting in April 2017 shows an officer firing a deadly shot at an unarmed 16-year-old who had jumped over a fence and was running away. Police in Fresno,
(CNN) — Oregon State Police released body camera video on Wednesday that shows the arrest of an Oregon State University student who refused to provide her ID to officers during an alleged traffic violation.
NEW YORK (AP) — Nearly a million children could lose their automatic eligibility for free school lunches under a Trump administration proposal that would reduce the number of people who get food stamps.