An explosion rocked an East Village building in Manhattan Thursday, causing the building to collapse and sending plumes of smoke down Second Avenue.Injuries were reported at the building, which is located at 125 Second Ave. near St. MarkâEUR(TM)s Place.
Marketers use psychology to position Tony the Tiger and his pals so they make eye contact with pint-size consumers. Eye contact makes a person -even on a cardboard box -appear more trustworthy. Clever & creepy psychological trickery for sugary junk food.
For the past 6 days, farm workers in Baja NorteâEUR(TM)s San QuintÃn Valley have been on strike denouncing abysmally low wages, 12-hour days with no overtime, obligatory 7-day work weeks, and maltreatment.
During Occupy Seattle, discussions about the moral bankruptcy of Wall Street began to evolve into questions about the viability of capitalism itself. A revived search for an alternative had begun.Socialism has been declared dead many times, but...
In the unfolding horror that is the investigation of the crash of Germanwings Flight 9525, we know quite a few disturbing details. In a frank presentation, French prosecutor Brice Robin confirmed earlier reports that the pilot was locked out of the ...
Jeffries was once the victim of a home invasion in which he was tied up and beaten with his girlfriend, who was also threatened with rape. You'd think he'd have some cause for carrying a gun, no? Wrong!
ESPN's Keith Olbermann has called on the National College Athletic Association and National Football League to boycott Indiana until the state repeals a new law that protects businesses that refuse to provide services to same-sex couples.
In the Indonesian island village of Benjina and the surrounding waters, hundreds of trapped men represent one of the most desperate links criss-crossing between companies and countries in the seafood industry.
A rocket attack that killed 11 Gazan children and hit a hospital during the summer war was the work of Palestinian terrorists, not an IDF strike, according to a report by Amnesty International, an NGO extremely hostile to Israel.
The Surveillance State Repeal Act, introduced by Reps. Mark Pocan (D-Wis.) and Thomas Massie (R-Ky.), would overturn the 2001 Patriot Act that allowed for mass government surveillance in the name of anti-terrorism.
Security officials and European diplomats all warn of the volatile situation in Jerusalem, where the government continues its occupation policy and discrimination of Palestinian residents in contradiction with international law.
Dalia Taha's new play Fireworks came to the end of its month-long run at LondonâEUR(TM)s Royal Court Theatre in mid-March. More than anything, Taha's new work is about children coming of age under siege. The child's games that the two main characters play ...
Seventy years ago it was the Zionist militias who dug underground tunnels and hid weapon caches among the civilian population. So why is it so difficult for Israelis to understand when Hamas does the same today?
If you travel often, or even have a special trip coming up, youâEUR(TM)ll probably book a hotel room. Despite the benefits of staying in a hotel, there are also some things you should know beforehand that will save you money and save your health.
According to Common, bees in the country go through plenty and then nothing, whereas city bees benefit from a constant supply of food thanks to gardens, green spaces and pollinating corridors âEUR" especially in Vancouver.