Rigging of Foreign Exchange Market Makes Felons of Top Banks
Traders, including some who called themselves “the cartel,” colluded to manipulate the foreign exchange market, federal and state authorities said.
What It's Like To Pray At A Queer-Inclusive Mosque
Toronto's Unity Mosque offers a place of faith and refuge for queer Muslims.
Why the most popular rule of weight loss is completely wrong
The next time you hear someone say it, you can tell them it simply isn't true.
'Why Are We So Angry?' The Atlantic on politics in 2018
Anger has become less episodic and more persistent in daily life, argues journalist Charles Duhigg in his latest piece for The Atlantic. Duhigg joins Morning Joe to discuss his research anger and its impact on politics.
Judge: State in violation of CPS order for a year
A federal judge supervising the state's foster-care system has ordered child-protection officials to immediately comply with a year-old court order prohibiting foster children from being placed in group homes that lacked 24-hour supervision. The development comes as the state has continued to downplay reports of continuing abuse and chronic staffing shortages in a system that faces the possibility of court supervision early next year, as the Legislature convenes to address a plan to increase funding for the troubled programs.
Anyone for Diglycerides? Anyone? Food Scientists Are Getting Fed Up With Picky Eaters
Cyanocobalamin is just another word for vitamin B12. Xanthan gum is a safe way to stabilize sauces. But try telling that to consumers.
West Virginia: How the Bluest State Became the Reddest
The American political landscape has changed a lot over the past 25 years but there is no more dramatic shift that the one that has
Advanced Materials: The DNA of Disruption
Replay The need to make products faster, stronger, smaller and lighter is driving the development of new and enhanced materials with properties out of reach of prior generations. Goldman Sachs Research’s Craig Sainsbury discusses three of the most promising – graphene, nanotechnology and OLEDs – and their potential applications from cancer treatment to water filtration.
The Best Reason to Bake, Not Fry: Flavor
For chef Fermín Nuñez, the taste of the corn tortilla is the foundation of this dish, and baking brings it out. Piled with white beans, chorizo, melted cheese and a heap of greens, it’s a tostada with crunch and character.
OTC engages with next generation of engineers, scientists and managers
[...] while energy professionals 18 years and older are welcome to attend, an adult must accompany attendees 15-18 years of age (no one under 15 years of age is allowed admittance). Since 2007, OTC has been educating the next generation of aspiring engineers, scientists and managers for the E&P industry. To encourage Houston-area students to enter the fields of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM), we have two exciting programs - the OTC Energy Challenge and the Energy Education Institute High School Student STEM Event, said Cindy Yeilding, OTC board of directors and senior vice president of BP America.