Oct 22, 2013 A new exposé in The Huffington Post describes startling allegations of abuse and neglect at for-profit juvenile prisons.
Oct 17, 2013 There’s a better than average chance that the government could shut down again in a few months if Congress can’t come to an agreement. That uncertainty is a problem for everyone from contractors to the entire US economy.
Oct 4, 2013 For personal purposes, there is a difference between 'good debt' and 'bad debt' -- but can the government make the same distinction?
Oct 4, 2013 On Friday, Ireland is voting to abolish one of the houses of the country's parliament. Supporters say the move is a cost-cutting measure as well.
Oct 1, 2013 Japan is hiking its national sales tax, from 5 percent all the way to 8 percent.
Sep 25, 2013 Dr. Jeffrey Brenner, was named one of the prestigious MacArthur Foundation 'genius grant' winners today. He organized a system in Camden, the Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers, that tracks down the poorest patients who need care.
Sep 16, 2013 A new app built by the Homeland Security Investigations unit is designed to catch criminals through crowd sourcing.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Aug 20, 2013 Bank robberies are definitely one of the most cinematic crimes around... but, do they pay?
Aug 15, 2013 While crimes like rape and assault are specific, cyberbullying can be hard to define.