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Study: 30-somethings worse off than their parents’ generation for the first time since the Great Depression | Mail Online

Americans under 40 years old are worse off than their parents for the first time since the .

One dead in explosion in Union Mills, LaPorte County | ABC57 | South Bend IN News, Weather and Sports | Top Stories

One person is confirmed dead in what was described as an explosion at the County Coop Union Mills in Noble Township.

So who is winning the war of the smartphone? Amazing new maps show how iPhones are favoured by the rich, while poorer users prefer Androids | Mail Online

‘For example iPhones, in red, are predominantly in wealthy sections of the city while phones, in green, have more coverage in poorer sections.

Need for speed: iPhone 5 is up to TWICE as slow as android rivals | Mail Online

It is slower than both the main Samsung models as well as rivals from Google, Sony, HTC and Blackberry for popular tasks such as playing games, editing pictures or using apps.

Small Business Caught in Big Government’s Net

Steven and Cornelia Joyce Kinder owned two Kentucky caviar businesses. They would collect paddle fish eggs in the Ohio River and export them. They had all of the appropriate licenses and reported all of their catches in the state of Kentucky.

SCOTUS decisions: Court throws out ruling against white woman who sued a university over affirmative action | Mail Online

In a victory for affirmative action opponents, the ruled in favor of Abigail Fisher in a case that alleged the University of Texas at Austin rejected her application in favor of minority applicants with similar grades and test scores.

McDonalds removes halal chicken McNuggets and McChicken sandwich after settling lawsuit over claims that they didn’t always follow the religious procedures | Mail Online

Bulletproof backpacks for kids a hit in the US months after the Sandy Hook massacre | Mail Online

A bulletproof backpack for kids has become a bestseller in the US where parents are fearful of a repeat of the Sandy Hook school massacre.

John Kerry insists US must tackle climate change ahead of Obama policy announcement on Tuesday | Mail Online

U.S. Secretary of State on Sunday urged fast-growing India to work with the United States on global warming before it’s too late.

Prof. Compares Climate Change to Slavery, Says Lincoln Would Have Tried to Stop It | Video |

And “Peck” (as his bio indicates he prefers) believes that as Lincoln stepped in to end slavery during the Civil War, Lincoln also would have moved to eradicate , since it’s the “moral issue of our time.”

Renewable Irony: Wind, solar facilities not located to displace fossil fuel plants, study says |

These renewable energies emit less carbon dioxide and air pollution than burning fossil fuels for electricity. But the windiest and sunniest places in the United States — such as the southwestern plains and deserts — are not always the most socially and environmentally beneficial sites for wind turbines and solar panels. The benefits, according to a published today in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences1, vary depending on what energy sources are being replaced.

Lawson mum on staffer who sent political tweet : Elections

Secretary of State Connie Lawson is taking no public action against the employee who issued a campaign message on the Republican’s office Twitter account.

Why men are boycotting marriage, fatherhood and the American Dream | The Daily Caller

Women are doing better than men, and I, for one, welcome our new female overlords!

Wearing a mask at a riot is now a crime – Politics – CBC News