Robert Louis

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Louann Giambattista, Flight Attendant Accused Of Hiding Rats In Underwear, Sues American Airlines

A New York flight attendant accused of stowing pet rats in her underwear says her colleagues were telling tales.<p>Louann Giambattista, 55, of Nassau County, Long Island, is suing American Airlines for exploiting the perception that she was mentally ill through false claims that she carried pet rats …

Illinois Concealed Carry Deadline: Legislature Expected To Override Governor's Changes To Gun Law

The day is almost upon Illinois.<p>After a lengthy and heated battle in courts and at the statehouse, Tuesday marks the state's court-mandated deadline by which the legislature was required to draw up a concealed carry law after its last-in-the-nation gun ban was ruled unconstitutional last …

Study: People With a Lot of Self-Control Are Happier

Improbably enough, people who are better able to resist impulses report being more satisfied with their lives.<p>austin hsieh/Flickr<p><b>PROBLEM:</b> "Among humankind's most valuable assets" is self-control, according to Wilhelm Hofmann and his team of researchers at the University of Chicago. They define it …

How To Eat Nothing But Watermelon All Summer

All melon everything.

John McCain: Cable TV, the right way

Op-Ed<p>John McCain: Cable TV, the right way<p>My legislation would ensure that consumers could buy only those channels they want to watch.<p>May 22, 2013|By John McCain<p>According to the Federal Communications Commission, the price for basic… (Mark Lennihan / Associated…)<p>America's 100 million cable and …

How The White House Managed To Escape Any Blame For The IRS Tea Party Scandal

The White House escaped any blame for the Internal Revenue Service burying conservative "social welfare" groups with "unnecessary" questions and delaying approval of their tax-exempt status, if the agency granted its approval at all, according to the 54-page report released Tuesday afternoon by the …