College admissions scandal: Is the system broken?

College admissions scandal: Is the system broken?

While the FBI investigation suggests that the school admissions process is not the meritocracy it is supposed to be, Ruhle suggests one fix.

How a Clever Killer Was Caught

How a Clever Killer Was Caught

Most glaring was the alleged suicide note in Whitworth’s hand, which included an odd reference to not blaming “the guy I was with last night.” The police clearly need better training in suicidology. On a more positive note, police are now investigating 58 cases involving an overdose of GHB.

Consumer Reports finds 'concerning levels' of heavy metals in fruit juice

Consumer Reports finds 'concerning levels' of heavy metals in fruit juice

Many fruit juices still contain “concerning” amounts of heavy metals that could pose health risks to children and adults if consumed daily for years, a new Consumer Reports investigation has found.

Commonwealth Bank’s Dollarmite scam exposed

Commonwealth Bank’s Dollarmite scam exposed

Staff at a number of the big bank’s retail branches made transactions in the junior saver program without the knowledge of parents, by putting just enough money in each account to accrue bonuses and meet targets, according to an investigation by Fairfax Media .

Melinda Gates annual letter will address U.S. maternal death rates

Melinda Gates annual letter will address U.S. maternal death rates

Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about LinkedIn Pinterest Melinda Gates: U.S. maternal death rate is "incredibly disturbing" Melinda Gates previewed her annual letter, saying it's "incredibly disturbing" America has the worst maternal death rate of any developed country.

Four-year-old girl sexually assaulted in public toilets

Four-year-old girl sexually assaulted in public toilets

Police on the Sunshine Coast are investigating reports that a four-year-old girl was sexually assaulted in a public toilet at a popular beachside park. The assault allegedly took place at Tickle Park, Coolum on the Sunshine Coast between 4.30 and 5.30pm.

Psychology Can Help You Get Your Head Around the Wall Debate

Psychology Can Help You Get Your Head Around the Wall Debate

Source: U.S. Customs and Border Protection Evidence that we live in world increasingly divided by fortifications comes from investigations such as a study and chapter entitled Gated Communities and Crime in the United States , published in the Oxford Handbook of Environmental Criminology, from Oxford University Press .

Kelsey Berreth’s mother speaks out on daughter’s disappearance

Kelsey Berreth’s mother speaks out on daughter’s disappearance

The mother of a young Colorado woman last seen on Thanksgiving said she remains hopeful her daughter will be found. Kelsey Berreth was last seen publicly on Thanksgiving although police said she sent a text to her employer days later.