The city of Cleveland is on the hook $18.7 million in judgements for police brutality. They have a plan to get out of paying. And if it works, cities across the country could starting using the same maneuver.
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How a woman whose muscles disappeared discovered she shared a disease with a muscle-bound Olympic medalist.
A shipwreck, a mythical creature.
A bungled merger. A corruption scandal. Three CEOs in a year. But hey, at least the snacks are free again.
Like it or not, credit cards are just as necessary as shower curtains and running water. Unless you plan on never borrowing money ever, you’ll need one.
After Daniel Rigmaiden was arrested for a multi-million dollar fraud, he didn’t argue that he was innocent. He wasn’t. But he couldn’t understand how he had been caught. Rigmaiden had covered his tracks meticulously — the only way the cops could’ve found him, he realized, was through some secret tracking device that they had never disclosed to the public.
Her first book, “On the Run” — about the lives of young black men in West Philadelphia — has fueled a fight within the discipline.
Today marks President Obama’s final State of the Union address. Here is a reading guide on some of the issues you may hear about in the president’s address — and on the campaign trail.
Notoriously illegal and synonymous with hedonism, LSD and ecstasy started life as aids to psychotherapy. Meet the band of psychiatrists who want to bring them back.
Nobody noticed Connie Converse when she was trying to get a record deal in New York in the 1950s. Nobody stopped her when she left her life in Michigan in 1974, never to be seen again. Today, her music is heard by tens of thousands.