Bad news for journalists, great news for grocery workers! About two hours before a scheduled regional strike, unionized grocery workers and the four largest supermarket chains came to a tentative contract agreement, averting what promised to be a weeks-long media event.
Because the only thing the NFL wants damaging your brain is the NFL. The Houston Texans cut three rookies, including third round draft pick linebacker Sam Montgomery, allegedly for being caught smoking marijuana in a Kansas City hotel room.
حالة حب وحشية A Turkish businessman has opened the first online halal sex shop.
Obamacare unfail. Even as tech woes at the federal HealthCare.gov site continue to draw ridicule, many state insurance exchanges are quietly chugging along: 150,000 New Yorkers have signed up for low-cost insurance via their state's site, 35,000 new enrollees here in Washington State.
Oh, and by the way: Anti-Obamacare folk who point to HealthCare.gov's problems as evidence that government can't work should remember that it was developed by private contractors. Hooray for the private sector!
If we really want to close the achievement gap: A new study finds a substantial language-gap by age two between children living in low-income homes compared to children raised in wordier high-income households, yet again stressing the need to invest in high-quality universal pre-school programs.
Shhh... don't tell South Lake Union. For all it's colossal sales growth, Amazon barely turns a profit in a volatile industry with historically tiny margins.