Monthly Archive: April, 2015

Meet the (Mess) Mets!

Welcome to the 2015 season — a faint glimmer of hope arrives on warmer winds for long-suffering Mets fans. After a long, frozen offseason, the New York Mets are set to open against… Continue reading

Denver Mayor Bans Government Travel To Indiana Over Religious Freedom Law

Denver Mayor Michael Hancock (D) on Tuesday banned city employees from using public funds for non-essential travel to Indiana, citing the state’s controversial new religious freedom law. “Denver is an inclusive city, and… Continue reading

New Trial For Richard Lapointe, Man Convicted Of Killing Wife’s Grandma In ’87

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The Connecticut Supreme Court on Tuesday ordered a new trial for a brain-damaged man sentenced to life in prison for the 1987 killing of his wife’s 88-year-old grandmother —… Continue reading

Executive Decisions: Using the ‘What’ and ‘How’ Method to Lead

Making decisions can be a vexing experience. It seems that no matter the enterprise, decisions ignite conflict, arguments, and hurt feelings. But often it is not what the decision is but how it… Continue reading

Stop Playing ‘Whack-A-Mole’ With Toxic Flame Retardants, Health Advocates Urge

As the public has learned of health risks tied to chemicals in everyday products, many companies have responded by eliminating, one by one, the suspected cancer causers, brain damagers and hormone disruptors. But… Continue reading

Who Is Nigeria’s Next President Muhammadu Buhari?

Nigerian President-elect Muhammadu Buhari, a 72-year-old former military general, has traveled a long road to electoral victory. On Tuesday, Buhari defeated incumbent President Goodluck Jonathan in Nigeria’s presidential election, marking the first democratic… Continue reading