Ashley Nicole Richards, who filmed herself torturing and killing kittens, puppies, cats and dogs, was the first person brought up on revised federal crush-video charges -- which backfired magnificently.
The feds and a prosecutor say a Houston company selling synthetic drugs on the Internet is responsible for the deaths of teenagers in Minnesota and North Dakota.
Like most of the rest of us, Algernon Morehead of Humble could always use a few extra bucks, so he looked online last month for ways to become a mystery shopper -- people paid by market research firms to evaluate the shopping experience at a variety of companies (usually retailers). He filled out ... More >>
The weather has made getting around town a dubious prospect, one you shouldn't undertake unless it's necessary. You'd normally think "due in court" would qualify as necessary, but Houston's municipal courts are giving you a break. If you're supposed to be in court today, you can reset your case. ... More >>
thehammondorganstory.comToday we celebrate the birthday of one Laurens Hammond, who basically invented everything that Edison and Tesla didn't. For instance, he designed an automatic transmission at age 14 in 1909, but French carmaker Renault rejected it. No matter; he went on to develop the ... More >>
Let's be smart out there, people‚ÄčWhat gig could be better than a "secret shopper"? Go spend someone else's money and get back at the useless sales staff who don't immediately bow to your every whim. (This is assuming, of course, that the entire idea of shopping doesn't sound like the freshest kind ... More >>
From Ted Nugent to Bruce Springsteen to those adorable Dixie Chicks, "Masters of War" to "George Bush doesn't care about black people," musicians have never been shy about voicing their political opinions. But when it comes to putting their money where their mouths are and filing the necessary pape ... More >>
Consider the consequences of not making background checks before engaging a financial adviser.
Someone gets your social, ruins your credit, upends your life. And gets away free and clear.
Illegal immigrants are subject to pain and death at the hands of their "rescuers" if they don't pay up in full
Movie mogul taps into his inner child
When it comes to the Catholic hierarchy, Mel Gibsonís dad is one Mad Max