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Decoding Excuses For Abuse

David Adams | Posted 10.17.2014 | Women
David Adams

It is important for everyone to become more savvy about abuser's excuses because many people unwittingly reinforce them in how we respond to the abuser's "explanations" for his/her violence, and to understand what taking real responsibility means.

Several Ways to Give Mobile Devices the Charge they Need to Survive

Michael L. Berman | Posted 10.29.2014 | Technology
Michael L. Berman

Unfortunately, in this world of mobile devices, we must face one harsh reality -- all of them need to be recharged. With that in mind, we took a look at several items that can make that task a bit easier.

External Battery Chargers

Sonia Gil | Posted 06.26.2014 | Travel
Sonia Gil

There is NOTHING worse than running out of battery when you are traveling. Whether it is your phone, your tablet or your computer, these puppies mak...

Tesla Fires: Will GM Share Volt's Protection Tips?

Alison van Diggelen | Posted 01.25.2014 | Technology
Alison van Diggelen

Although Tesla's Elon Musk has declared, there won't be a recall, it's almost certain the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration will investigate. As we all know, three's a trend.

Solar Battery Backup Customers Want Security, Not Profit

Dan R. Fink | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Dan R. Fink

When the electric grid goes down into a blackout, the consequences can be very serious for utility customers. Essential medical equipment such as oxyg...

Minute Hacks: How To Extend Your Phone's Battery Life

HackCollege | Posted 06.05.2013 | Technology
HackCollege

Between all your texting, tweeting, and talking, the little battery in your smartphone sometimes just doesn't seem to cut it--and there are few things more frustrating than having your phone die when you need it most.

Just Say No to Chinese Acquisitions of American Assets

Peter Navarro | Posted 02.11.2013 | Business
Peter Navarro

China's recent acquisition of Michigan battery maker A123 represents yet another step in Beijing's well-orchestrated strategy to surpass the U.S. as both an economic and military power.

Video Shows Teacher Slamming Student Into Row Of Lockers

Posted 10.17.2012 | Education

The trial of a former Illinois math teacher accused of battery against a student last year started Monday, with prosecutors playing a security tape th...

BAD SPORT: This Girl's Basketball Coach Is Accused Of Punching One Of His Players After Loss

AP | Posted 07.10.2012 | Crime

FISHERS, Ind. -- A Wisconsin girls basketball coach has been charged with battery after witnesses said he punched one of his teenage players in the fa...

WATCH: Teen Guilty Of Battery In Attack On Michael Brewer

AP | SUZETTE LABOY | Posted 08.19.2012 | Miami

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — A Florida teenager accused of orchestrating an attack that left his classmate in flames was convicted Tuesday of aggrava...

Girl Tied To Tree, Pelted With Eggs, Beer By Legal Guardians, Cops Say

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 05.23.2012 | Crime

A 15-year-old girl's legal guardians and neighbors are in jail after they allegedly tied her to a tree at a Virginia campground and pelted her with eg...

Man Allegedly Locked Woman In Camper, Tortured Her With Torch, Stun Gun

AP | Posted 07.09.2012 | Crime

HOT SPRINGS, Ark. — Arkansas authorities say a woman who was allegedly held against her will and tortured before escaping went with her alleged ...

How to Fast Forward Radical Innovation -- Quickly

Marc Stoiber | Posted 05.19.2012 | Business
Marc Stoiber

For has long embraced sustainability in its operations, consistently innovating greater and greater efficiencies -- the sort of initiatives John Viera, global director of sustainability and vehicle environmental matters, describes as 'blocking and tackling.'

Couple Attacks Mom For Using Their Taco Sauce

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 03.08.2012 | Weird News

What a dip. Cops jailed a Florida man and his girlfriend on Monday after the two allegedly attacked his mother because she used his salsa and taco ...

GAG ORDER: Man Allegedly Vomits On Cop Intentionally

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 03.06.2012 | Weird News

He had the right to remain silent, but he spewed anyway. Florida man Corey Trabucco, 21, allegedly vomited on an officer's head and shoulder from t...

Toxic Free Trade Targets Children

Dr. Gary Ginsberg | Posted 02.24.2012 | Green
Dr. Gary Ginsberg

The free ride that free trade offers toxics can be stopped by putting up some barriers. There is no reason why inherently dangerous waste should be allowed transport overseas for cheap disposal or recycling.

Florida Woman Attacks Roommate With Butter: Cops

AOL Weird News | Ben Muessig | Posted 11.16.2011 | Weird News

There's a thin line between buttery and battery -- and Dawn Elizabeth Rhash crossed it, according to police. Sheriff's deputies in Collier County, ...

Florida Man Allegedly Attacks Woman With Pool Noodle Over Watermelon Dispute

AOL Weird News | Steven Hoffer | Posted 11.16.2011 | Weird News

No matter how old you are, there's no horseplay allowed at the beach. Police arrested a Florida man at Lowdermilk Park on Thursday after he alleged...

47th Ward Pol Charged WIth Election-Night Battery After Candidate Lost

Posted 05.29.2011 | Chicago

The 47th Ward, a district that covers parts of Ravenswood and Lakeview north and west of Wrigley Field, was home to the biggest political surprise of ...

Mel Gibson- Will he actually be Charged with Felony Domestic Abuse?

Vikki Ziegler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce
Vikki Ziegler

RadarOnline.com is reporting that Prosecutors are ready to file criminal charges against Actor Mel Gibson for hitting his ex girlfriend and mother of his young daughter...

Man Charged With Battery For Throwing Dog At Sister

Aurora Beacon News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

An Aurora man has been charged with battery after attacking his sister with a pit bull, according to Aurora police....