2 days ago

ContiMortgage Corporation Settles Class Action Suit.

HORSHAM, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 18, 1997--ContiMortgage Corporation announced today that the United States District Court for the District of Massachusetts has preliminarily approved a settlement of a class action lawsuit which alleged that i read more...

3 days ago

Competitive Eaters Devour 12-Pound Turkeys -- and Still Have Room for Pie

Some people wear stretch pants on Thanksgiving in anticipation of stuffing themselves with turkey.

But on the day before Thanksgiving at the International Federation of Competitive Eating's turkey-eating championship, professional eater Cra read more...

4 days ago

Jenni Conti, aka 'Eden Sirene,' Kicked Out Of Pool For Wearing Mermaid Costume

Public pool-goers in Fishhawk, Fla. won't be getting any tail this summer.

Jenni Conti, who also goes by her mermaid name "Eden Sirene," has been banned from wearing her silicon mermaid costume at not one, but two public swimming pools in read more...

4 days ago

The Methodist Hospital System Selects Picis Software for Total Perioperative Automation

ORLANDO, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Picis,

the leading provider of high-acuity care information systems, today

announced that The Methodist Hospital System in Houston, one of the

country's largest non-profit hospital networks a read more...

5 days ago

Shopping :: Safety and workwear clothing

Professions where employees are at risk or are liable to be injured require the employers to minimise such risks to their employees. One way that employers can ensure the safety of the people who work for them is to provide them with protective wo read more...

6 days ago

U.S. judge dismisses Netflix shareholder lawsuit over streaming

(Reuters) - Netflix Inc shareholders failed to persuade a federal judge to order the dominant U.S. video rental and streaming company to pay damages for misleading them about business prospects for its streaming operations.

U.S. District J read more...

7 days ago

BBC Panorama - Jehovah's Witnesses documentary 'Suffer the Little Children'

BBC Panorama - Jehovah's Witnesses documentary 'Suffer the Little Children'

OAKLAND, Calif. -- A Northern California jury has awarded $28 million in damages to a woman who said the Jehovah's Witnesses allowed an adult member of a Fremont ch read more...