Unemployment rate highest in 16 years; 598,000 layoffs announced in January

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics' latest damage report with regard to the jobs scenario, the worrying pace at which massive layoffs were announced by industries has resulted in the highest unemployment rate in the last 16 years.

Dog Gets Salmonella from Dog Treats

Oregon officials have confirmed a dog to be the first animal to have been sickened by salmonella in the recent nationwide outbreak that sickened over 575 humans and is associated with 8 deaths.

Unprecedented acceleration in US unemployment figures

Highlighting an intensifying downturn, the Labor Department's Friday report indicated an unprecedented acceleration in the US unemployment figures - with nearly 598,000 layoffs in the month of January, the 7.6 percent rise is the highest in the country since 1992.

‘Rich and famous’ names figure on accused swindler Madoff’s client list

Five lists naming the clients of the accused swindler Bernard Madoff have been compiled by AlixPartners LLP, a firm specializing in bankruptcy claims - and there are quite a few names of 'rich and famous' people figuring on these lists!

Mother Of Octuplets’ Always Dreamt Of Having A ‘Huge Family’

Nadya Suleman, 33, who after trying for years, finally conceived her first child through in vitro fertilization, made headlines last month after giving birth to octuplets.