One Man’s Journey From Welfare to World’s Hottest Video Game

One Man’s Journey From Welfare to World’s Hottest Video Game

Three years ago, Brendan Greene was on welfare in his hometown of Kildare, Ireland, getting an earful from social workers about how he should stop wasting time developing free computer games. “They were telling me to look for jobs or I’ll be cut off,’’ says Greene. “I kind of ignored them.”

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School Lowered Student’s Grades, Refused Recommendations Because She’s Atheist, Lawsuit Says

School Lowered Student’s Grades, Refused Recommendations Because She’s Atheist, Lawsuit Says

Cidney Fisk was an outspoken student at Colorado’s Delta County High School. School faculty didn’t appreciate her opposition to their alleged religious agenda, and punished her by lowering her grades, a new lawsuit claims. Fisk had a 4.1 GPA, was student body treasurer, captain of the speech and debate team, a reporter for the school magazine, and performed community service, yet she says school faculty hurt her chances at getting into colleges because of the religious conflict she had with them.

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Mom arrested after leaving kids at home to go on trip to Germany

Mom arrested after leaving kids at home to go on trip to Germany

A Johnston mom was arrested on Thursday after she left her four kids home alone to go on a trip to Germany. Erin Lee Macke, 30, was charged with four counts of child endangerment and one count of making a firearm available to a person under the age of 21, according to Johnston police. On Sept. 21, Johnston police were called to Macke's home after receiving a report that young children were left unsupervised in the house.

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How To Order Low Carb at Five Guys | The Sarcastic Parent

How To Order Low Carb at Five Guys | The Sarcastic Parent

In this post, you'll learn how to order low carb at Five Guys and get full for less than $10. You can also get a customized 14-item Five Guys low carb menu for free. It’s a great resource for anyone who wants to know which burger toppings are the most keto friendly at Five Guys.

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Dow notches longest quarterly win streak in 20 years

Dow notches longest quarterly win streak in 20 years

The stock market, undaunted by monster hurricanes, political tension and North Korea threats, keeps climbing to new heights.
The Dow soared another 5% during the third quarter, which ends for Wall Street on Friday. The strong gains extend the Dow's streak of winning quarters to eight. It's the longest since an 11-quarter boom that ended in September 1997, according to FactSet stats. Back then, the U.S. economy was going gangbusters under President Bill Clinton at the start of the dotcom boom.

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