A Self-Sufficient Kid Finds An Unexpected Silver Lining In 'Best Plan'
Lauren Morrill's new YA novel follows 17-year-old Maritza, who's used to taking care of herself. But when she lands with a foster mother who truly cares about her, it turns her life upside down.
How to Kill a Presidential Scandal
Republicans smothered the Iran-Contra affair. The same might happen with Trump and Russia.
What is the contaminated blood scandal?
How many people have been affected and what will the inquiry cover?
What Makes a Bad Scandal?
And why never apologizing is becoming a common way out.
French Toast Pudding
1 1/2 cups apple cider 2 apples, peeled and sliced 1 pear, peeled and sliced 1 1/2 cups prunes, dried and pitted 1 cinnamon stick 2 tbsp lemon juice 2 eggs 1 tsp vanilla extract Preheat oven to 400˚F Line a sieve with a cheesecloth or a coffee filter and set it over a bowl. Spoon in yogurt, cover and let drain in the refrigerator for 30 minutes to 1 hour. Combine cider, apples, pear, prunes, cinnamon stick, lemon zest and lemon juice…
The Danske Bank Scandal Is the Tip of the Iceberg
Financial institutions and the governments that regulate them aren’t doing nearly enough to prevent money laundering.
What Virginia’s scandals tell us
The state's troubles raise all kinds of questions.
How damaging is blackface scandal to Trudeau?
The prime minister's racism mea culpa deals a heavy blow to his carefully cultivated political brand.
How France Voted
Detailed maps of the French presidential election show how Emmanuel Macron decisively beat right-wing nationalist Marine Le Pen.
What will become of France's 'IS children'?
The grandparents of French children of IS fighters in Syria and Iraq want them brought home.
How to look French
The classic archetype has been remixed for the Instagram era – with lace, wicker baskets and cornflowers rather than smoky eyes and smouldering Gauloises
Why France is on strike
Workers across France are threatening to stay off work for an indefinite period over proposed reforms to pensions.
Brazil's mega corruption scandal: what we know
Brazil's Supreme Court has ordered corruption probes against around 100 politicians, including at least eight government ministers and a third of the Senate. The probes expand an existing investigation named "Car Wash" and focusing on embezzlement and bribery at the highest levels of Brazilian
Corruption Scandals in Brazil Reach All the Way to the Top
Brazil is in the midst of its deepest political crisis in decades, with its president facing impeachment proceedings and many in Congress facing criminal or corruption charges.
College admissions expert says there's an unexpected 'silver lining' to the college cheating scandal
"Legitimate elite admissions coaching mostly helps students compete for those spots that would be carved out for students with privilege."
How I am also complicit in the Mavs scandal
(Awkward but useful name drop opening paragraph...)It is past midnight and crowded in the Koo Koo Room, Mark Cuban is surprised at my lack of...
Ramaphosa Must Come Clean on VBS Bank Scandal
Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane has said that his party is considering laying charges against President Cyril Ramaphosa following reports that he had prior knowledge of widespread looting at VBS Mutual Bank. The financial institution has been placed under curatorship by Reserve Bank governor Lesetja Kganyago.
NYTimes exposé reveals how Facebook handled scandals
Delay, deny and deflect were the strategies Facebook has used to navigate scandals it's faced in recent years, according to the New York Times.
How The Lancet mobilized scientists to tackle a silent scandal
Highlighting the data behind stillbirths to bring about change
Why financial scandals keep recurring in India
The answer is fairly obvious. The risk-reward ratio for crooks is tilted in favour of reward. Gains from white collar crime far exceed any pain of punishment.The judicial system is so accommodative to