Colored Fun Run or Potential Powder Keg?

You may not think combustible dust is something to worry about, but it’s more prevalent a cause for concern than you might suspect. Between 2009 and 2013, 57 combustible dust incidents caused 26 people to die, and another 129 to be injured. Now, after a fireball engulfed a crowd of patrons in Taiwan, authorities in […]
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Wal-Mart Tops the List for IT Spending in 2015

Information technology is quickly becoming one of the most expensive aspects of any business today. According to market researcher International Data Corp., Wal-Mart Stores Inc. spent more than $10.5 billion on information technology in 2015. In the years following the U.S. recession forcing significant spending cuts to IT, demand for business projects has increased. “They […]
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    Heat Wave in Iraq Could be a Sign of Significant Global Warming Crisis

    Multiple areas of the Middle-East have experienced record-breaking temperatures this summer, and climate experts are warning that the oppressive heat and severe weather could be a harbinger of worse to come. The UN has predicted that the combined 400 million people residing in 22 Arab countries will grow to nearly 600 million by 2050, and […]
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    Crews Remove Six-foot Alligator from Backyard in West Springfield, Massachusetts

    Police recovered an alligator from a backyard in West Springfield, Massachusetts on Thursday. The alligator, spanning six feet and weighing around 200 pounds, was being kept as a pet in a fenced-off area in the backyard. West Springfield Police Captain Michael Banas stated that around 12:30 in the afternoon the police department received an anonymous […]
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    Stay At Home Dads Face Depression, Ridicule From Peers

    In 1975, more than half of American kids had a stay-at-home parent, and of course it was usually their mom. But today, fewer than one in three kids have a stay-at-home parent. Perhaps that’s why childcare experts say only one in two infants and toddlers is regularly read to by mom or dad. So why […]
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    The Effects of Brexit on the Housing Market in London and the U.S.

    While the global effects of the “Brexit” — Great Britain’s voter decision to leave the European Union — are yet to be determined, local effects on the housing market may already be underway as buyers and sellers both begin to brace themselves for an uncertain future. “A recession certainly cannot be ruled out at this […]