As a college student, it doesn’t take long to get tired of living in the dorms. However, the world of apartment-renting has some serious drawbacks, too. Tenant protections are growing, but student renters need to be on the look-out for scams.
Small business owners in hurricane-ravaged Texas and Florida are learning that resources to help them recover are lmiited. Here are some of the agencies and programs that can assist small businesses in federally declared disaster areas.
What are the factors that would cause more or less of an increase in homeless population in one city versus another city? And what laws can be put in place to help?
Coal mining in national parks has grabbed most of the attention, but this executive order does much more than open park land to mining leases.
Starting October 2, Amazon’s updated returns policy will make it easier for consumers to return items for free. But many small businesses who chose to work with Amazon are now complaining that they may not be able to survive the new rules.
Fenn’s real-life treasure hunt was meant to inspire a sense of adventure (or, more cynically, to sell books). But Fenn’s hunt has become dangerous. Three people have died in the search, which has some people questioning the legality and ethics of treasure hunting.
The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) claims the ruling means that Carter’s words “literally killed” Conrad Roy, transforming free speech into a murder weapon.
Since 2001, the American Civil Liberties Union has opposed facial recognition software in U.S. airports, citing not only privacy concerns but also flaws in the technology that make it ineffective and create a false sense of security.
With no more than the employer’s word on what kind of data will be collected, how safely it’s encrypted, or how the company will use what it learns, employees could find themselves quite vulnerable.
Bonnell suggests opening college-related discussions the summer before high school begins. Waiting until junior year is too late because students need to be making decisions by then, not finding out what their options are.