More rules are being put into place to try and limit mischief during the Black Friday shopping hordes.
The Mall of America is implementing their parental guidance rule all day on the big shopping day, banning anyone under the age of 16-years-old has to be accompanied by someone who is over 21.
The Bloomington, Minnesota mall is one of the most crowded places to be on the busiest shopping day of the [...]
November 4, 2012
Every schoolboy used to know that at the height of the empire, almost a quarter of the atlas was coloured pink, showing the extent of British rule.
But that oft recited fact dramatically understates the remarkable global reach achieved by this country.
A new study has found that at various times the British have invaded almost 90 per cent of the countries around the globe.
The analysis of the [...]
by Jasper Anson
One embarrassing mistake at work could send you packing in a hurry. It’s hard to keep up with the ever-changing professional etiquette rules, but the following blunders are universally condemned.
Here’s how to spot and fix them.
1. Behavior etiquette mistakes
Profanity, lack of personal space, unnecessary cellular chats, and poor eating habits top our list of behavioral blunders. Bad behavior isn’t good anywhere, but it’s worse at work where people witness [...]
The device that exploded inside a car in Lafayette on Saturday afternoon, sending a husband and wife to the hospital with serious burns, was inside a paper bag with the victims’ names written on it, investigators revealed this morning.
Lafayette police this morning issued a news release with fresh details of the crime, which remains under investigation. As of 8 a.m. today, no arrests had been made, although Lafayette police Cmdr. [...]
Ronnie Bryant was vastly outnumbered.
Leaning against a wall during a recent Birmingham, Alabama, public hearing, Bryant listened to an overflow crowd pepper federal officials with concerns about businesses polluting the drinking water and causing cases of cancer.
After two hours, Bryant—a coal mine owner from Jasper—had heard enough and, in a moment being described as “right out of Atlas Shrugged,” took his turn at the microphone: