The rites of repentance and self-searching for those preparing to enter the Church have ancient roots.
Scrutiny for top job pay
Council bosses have justified high salaries for top local authority officers amid criticism town halls are not offering value for money.
Why reinsurance has attracted IRDA scrutiny
IRDA has issued an advisory to non-life insurance firms to carry out proper due diligence when they enter into reinsurance contracts through brokers
Room for Premium Scrutiny? A Look at the Financial Health of Three Top Health Insurers
In 2014, health insurance companies and observers wondered how much their costs would increase as previously uninsured people gained coverage under the Affordable Care Act. Were the higher premiums justified? In time for rate review season, we analyzed how much money health insurers are earning. We found that the top insurers are in a strong financial position. Consequently, there is certainly room for scrutiny as insurers propose new premium prices for 2016.
How Can Mike Pence Claim Plausible Deniability in His Dealings With Ukraine?
As reported by the Washington Post this week, U.S. officials allege that President Trump repeatedly tried to involve Vice President Mike Pence in his dealings with Ukraine, including “using Pence” to withhold aid until a more thorough corruption investigation was conducted into Joe Biden.
Pence says Biden, son should be investigated for Ukraine dealings
Vice President Mike Pence called for an end to "endless investigations" into the presidency of President Donald Trump.
Health of critical forage fish the subject of new scrutiny
ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — One of the most important species of fish in the ocean's food chain is getting a close look to help determine the health of its population.
In-state residency rules for liquor licenses under scrutiny
A Tennessee case regarding the regulation of liquor licenses is being watched closely by the Oklahoma Alcoholic Beverage Laws Enforcement Commission.
With Power Morcellation Under Scrutiny, What Are the Other Options?
Power morcellation was, until recently, considered a reasonable option for women seeking treatment for uterine fibroids. Amidst FDA warnings and various recalls, this option has been largely advised against. An article in the Wall Street Journal discusses the alternatives to power morcellation that are available to women that want to avoid this risky procedure. Laparoscopic [...]
Social Media Scrutiny: How Companies See You
Social Media Scrutiny: How Companies See You: Many companies use Facebook, Twitter, and Linke...
DIY rape kits face scrutiny
New kits allow sexual assault victims to collect evidence if they can’t or won’t go to a hospital, but legal concerns could keep them off the market.
Top US diplomat threatened to quit over Ukraine dealings
A top U.S. diplomat to Ukraine suggested last month that he would "quit" his post amid concerns President Trump was withholding military aid to the country for political reasons, according to text message transcripts released b
Bill de Blasio says Rudy Giuliani should be locked up for his Ukraine dealings
Mayor Bill de Blasio said his predecessor, Rudy Giuliani, should be locked up for his dealings with Ukraine on behalf of President Trump. “Should Giuliani go to jail for his involvement in th…
Top Uber exec is out amid workplace scrutiny
The departure is the second by a top exec this week.
How ‘lunch shaming' is facing scrutiny around the US
Denying children a hot meal apparently isn’t a popular way for schools to deal with unpaid lunch money.
FCA steps up scrutiny of DB transfer advice
The FCA's review of pension transfer companies is having ripple effects throughout the profession
How ‘lunch shaming’ is facing scrutiny around the US
'Lunch shaming' isn't new but it is facing greater scrutiny, with several states banning practices like withholding meals from students whose families owe money.
Massachusetts judge, under scrutiny for possible role in immigrant's escape from ICE, should be...
A Massachusetts district court judge who is reportedly under federal investigation should not be handling criminal cases while a review is underway, Gov. Charlie Baker said Monday.
4 faced scrutiny before arrest in Tibbetts case
Before investigators arrested a farmhand in the death of Iowa runner Mollie Tibbetts, they scrutinized a neighbor seen washing his car hours after she vanished, an acquaintance who erased his cellphone data, a Nebraska man who ditched his vehicle nearby and a farmer with a history of stalking women.
Can Good Ideas Survive Your Experts Scrutiny?
The history of computing can be described as waves. The first waves were purely of invention of basic ideas, where cogs gave way to vacuum tubes which gave way to transistors, and magnetic core memory gave way to dynamic RAM. The next waves created scale, where individual components gave way to integrated circuits