Obama’s GMO embarrassment: Why the new labeling bill just signed into law is a sham

Obama’s GMO embarrassment: Why the new labeling bill just signed into law is a sham

Obama’s GMO embarrassment: Why the new labeling bill just signed into law is a sham

This article originally appeared on AlterNet. It is known as the DARK Act — Denying Americans the Right to Know. It was signed by President Obama last week in the

What was Jonah Hill snorting in “Wolf of Wall Street”? Prop masters share set secrets about fake drugs

What was Jonah Hill snorting in “Wolf of Wall Street”? Prop masters share set secrets about fake drugs

This article originally appeared on AlterNet. Jonah Hill recently recounted a tale of drug-inspired woe from his days on the set of the 2013 movie The Wolf of Wall Street.

There’s a tax loophole that only caters to rich investors, and one state wants to close it

There’s a tax loophole that only caters to rich investors, and one state wants to close it

This article originally appeared on Capital & Main. Leo Hindery Jr. remembers the call he got the night before he was to testify before Congress, in September of 2007, to

Native apps: How digital technology is helping to preserve fading Native American languages

Native apps: How digital technology is helping to preserve fading Native American languages

When you’re from a sovereign culture within a larger-looming cultural environment — as Native Americans living on and off reservations are — sometimes it’s hard to hold on to your

Big data wants your tweets: What is Salesforce.com and why is it crushing so hard on Twitter?

Big data wants your tweets: What is Salesforce.com and why is it crushing so hard on Twitter?

You know Twitter’s profile: The influential social network has a huge number of active subscribers, but it’s never been able to figure out a way to profit from them. Now

The BS behind NAFTA and TPP: The economic benefits of free-trade deals are small according to a new congressional report

The BS behind NAFTA and TPP: The economic benefits of free-trade deals are small according to a new congressional report

Free-trade agreements have become a flashpoint in this year’s contentious presidential race as voters from the right and left have decried them. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump had pledged to

Donald Trump is not a job-creating expert: His Atlantic City casinos failed at keeping people employed

Donald Trump is not a job-creating expert: His Atlantic City casinos failed at keeping people employed

This article was originally published on The Conversation. Read the original article. Donald Trump claims he should be president in part because he has succeeded at creating jobs and businesses.

Why You Won’t Be Getting New Diet Drugs Soon

Why You Won’t Be Getting New Diet Drugs Soon

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) officially approved two new diet drugs in July 2012 that have some experts ringing the alarm bells. In fact, the FDA acknowledges they have

Fighting Fall Allergies

Fighting Fall Allergies

At least 20 percent of the American population — 60 million individuals — suffers from hay fever, a seasonal allergy. Symptoms include: Sniffling Sneezing Stuffy nose Itchy and/or watery eyes

Hair Loss And Hormonal Imbalance In Women

Hair Loss And Hormonal Imbalance In Women

As women age, their hormonal systems undergo rapid changes that can lead to imbalances. There are many symptoms associated with this condition, including: Loss of appetite Irritability Depression Loss of

How to Hire the Best Photographer for Your Wedding

How to Hire the Best Photographer for Your Wedding

Normally, you look for a photographer in the same city as your wedding location. For instance, if you are looking at Louisiana wedding venues such as New Orleans or Baton

Mistakes in a Short Sale

Mistakes in a Short Sale

As the leading San Diego short sale experts, we can confidently state that there has never been a better time to buy a short sale property. The reasons that these

Solar Vehicles

Solar Vehicles

When you think about portable solar power, you probably envision a solar charger panel kit or similar device. But the ultimate in portable solar power is, of course, solar vehicles.

Harnessing Solar Power

Harnessing Solar Power

Perhaps you’ve purchased a portable solar charger and got to wondering how the darn thing works. Well, one of the ways we’ve learned to harness solar power is through the

Lawyer Gets Two Years In Real Estate Scam

Lawyer Gets Two Years In Real Estate Scam

As a highly-respected and reputable San Diego real estate attorney, it pains me to admit that there are a few rotten apples in every barrel, and that includes the legal

Collision Mitigation Technology

Collision Mitigation Technology

Everyone is familiar with the sickening experience of being rear-ended by another vehicle. There is the sudden lurch, the bewilderment, and then the realization of what just happened. You exit

War On Drugs

War On Drugs

America seems to be war-crazy right now. There is the real war in Afghanistan and the real phony war we just ended in Iraq. Then we have the Republican Party

Some Facts About Short Sales

Some Facts About Short Sales

When a foreclosure and/or bankruptcy is staring you in the face, a short sale of your home can be a better alternative. They are rising in popularity, mainly due to

Testing Your Knowledge About Credit Scores

Testing Your Knowledge About Credit Scores

I came across a terrific online credit repair software quiz created by the Consumer Federation of America (CFA). The quiz tests your knowledge about various aspects of credit scores –

House Explodes Sending Garage Door 80 Feet

House Explodes Sending Garage Door 80 Feet

A man in San Diego, California was rushed to the emergency room in critical condition last Monday when his rented house exploded and caused him life-threatening injuries. The police and