Archive for August, 2016

Complaint Filed Against Poultry Farm That Endangers Safety of Employees

Complaint Filed Against Poultry Farm That Endangers Safety of Employees

The nation’s third largest producer of poultry is the state of Alabama; however, that honor comes at great cost to employees in the industry. The Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) published a report in 2015 that described how workers in the poultry industry were often injured and became ill as they tried to meet the […]

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Hoping for a “First Kill”, Teen Slits Another’s throat

Hoping for a “First Kill”, Teen Slits Another’s throat

   Investigators in Wisconsin relate that in July, 14-year-old Kali Jade Bookey physically attacked her brother’s 15-year-old girlfriend, beating her, cutting her, and slitting her throat. During the attack, Bookey described herself to the girlfriend as a psychopath looking for her “first kill”. The Eau Claire Leader-Telegram reported that Bookey called the sheriff’s office after […]

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Neither Presidential Candidate Can Unite the Nation

Neither Presidential Candidate Can Unite the Nation

  Results of a recent survey found that a majority of Americans think the U.S is greatly divided and most do not think either presidential candidate, Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton, is capable of unifying the country. James Robertson, a Civil War historian at Virginia Tech, sees parallels between the current time and the 1850s […]

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Volkswagen Has Fix for Emission-Cheating

Volkswagen Has Fix for Emission-Cheating

According to two dealers who attended a regional dealer meeting in Newark in July, Volkswagen (VW) has a remedy to fix the engines that were rigged to cheat on emissions tests. The dealers spoke under conditions of anonymity since the plan has not been public. The dealers said that limited details of the plan were […]

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