Wednesday, August 4, 2021
When most people celebrate the new year, tax returns aren't generally on their minds. But if you're expecting to get a tax refund and itching to have that money in your pocket as soon as possible, there's a good...
China has developed the world’s first portable sonic gun to control riots, the Chinese Academy of Sciences announced. The instrument was jointly created with the military and law enforcement and is meant to disperse crowds using focused waves of low-frequency...
If you've crossed the finish line and already filed your taxes this year, remember to keep that info in a secure place. As a rule of thumb, you should keep your tax records for at least three years from the...
Democratic Sen. Kamala Harris decried recent immigration raids as part of the Trump administration's "campaign of terror" that will distort the upcoming 2020 census. “This administration has directed DHS to conduct these raids as part of what I believe is...
Whole Foods thrives on freshness, but Amazon's online store? Not so much. CNBCreports that Amazon's third-party sellers are all-too-frequently shipping food that has long-since expired, including products like year-old Hostess brownies and Teavana goods discontinued in 2017. At least...
While some in the scientific community believe finding extraterrestrial life is “probably going to take a long time,” others believe aliens could be more prevalent than previously thought. A new study suggests intelligent life is likely to inhabit a star...
Health care and the solvency of Social Security usually top the list of concerns about retirement costs for a good reason. But they're not the only things that could threaten your future financial security. Just ask those still in...
Owning a home is a big part of the American dream for many people. But buying a house is becoming harder, and more than three-quarters of Americans now feel that renting is cheaper, according to a Freddie Mac survey....
Girlboss CEO and Nasty Gal founder Sophia Amoruso has launched her newest venture: A LinkedIn-like platform for connecting “ambitious” women. Called the Girlboss professional network, it aims to be a space for everyone from entrepreneurs to gig-economy workers to “ask...
Consumers have a tendency to go overboard during the holidays, and understandably so. First, it's virtually impossible to walk into a store without being bombarded with "SALE" signs, which are notorious for tricking us into making impulse purchases. Secondly, there's...

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