Tuesday, November 19, 2019
Tags Society

Tag: society

These charts show the shocking number of high school and college...

ByOne in four high-school seniors has used a vaping product within the last month - a number that becomes alarming in light of...

Anheuser-Busch cuts ties with beer money fundraiser Carson King after racist...

ByWell, this is certainly a buzzkill. Iowa resident Carson King went viral last week for raising hundreds of thousands of dollars for the...

Why Facebook’s Libra coin could become a big pain in your...

ByFacebook's foray into cryptocurrency could mean trouble for consumers' finances.The social-media giant's cryptocurrency, called Libra, will be a "stablecoin" linked to...

Facebook’s Cryptocurrency Takes It Closer to Being a ‘Virtual Nation’, Expert...

Facebook has announced a plan to launch a new cryptocurrency named the Libra, adding another layer to its efforts to dominate global communications and...

The KPMG cheating scandal was much more widespread than originally thought

ByA $50 million fine against KPMG LLP for its use of stolen regulatory information to cheat on audit inspections wasn't a surprise: The...

A map of America’s most famous – and infamous – people

tReplace city names with those of their most famous residents and you get a peculiar map of America's obsession with celebrity.tThe multitalented Dwayne Johnson,...

Married women more at risk in retirement than singles

Women today will spend about half of their adult years on their own. They are more likely not to marry; when they do marry,...

What if all humanity had to do to save itself was...

DUSTIN YELLIN: I think that everything is invented, right? So I think civilization is a hallucination, or civilization is a sculpture. Everything that we...

Elaine Chao Sells Vulcan Stock Holdings

WASHINGTON-Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao has sold her shares in a paving-materials supplier after a Wall Street Journal report that she hadn't fulfilled a pledge...

Is nationalism ever a force for good?

Jared DiamondJared Diamond, a noted polymath, is Professor of Geography at the University of California, Los Angeles. Among his many awards are the U.S....