Originally published on Tue November 5, 2013 5:19 pm
At a news conference Tuesday, Toronto Mayor Rob Ford admitted he has smoked crack cocaine. Melissa Block talks to Jamie Strashin of the CBC for the latest.
Just months after Wade Ingram became police chief in Gary, Ind., in January 2012, he began an unusual initiative: visiting the family of each of the city's homicide victims.
That's meant many visits for Ingram.
Originally published on Tue November 5, 2013 5:57 pm
After a seven-month grace period expired on Monday, Saudi authorities began rounding up thousands of illegal immigrants in cities across the kingdom.
Reuters reports the government hopes that deporting the immigrants will open up jobs for citizens of Saudi Arabia. The wire service reports:
Originally published on Wed November 6, 2013 3:07 pm
There's plenty of criticism of the Affordable Care Act and how it's being implemented.
But let's introduce you to someone who is quite pleased with her Obamacare experience: Lela Petersen of Flagler, Colo. She's a small business owner with a very big health insurance bill.
But thanks to the health law, she expects that bill will be cut by more than half in January.
Originally published on Tue November 5, 2013 5:00 pm
With so many people reconsidering their meat consumption, the mushroom industry is hoping their product can become the next "other" white meat.