Author: Staff Report

Sex Slander Stirs Senate Squabble

STATE — Democrats called on Republican Gov. Chris Christie to withdraw his support from GOP U.S. Senate nominee Steve Lonegan for comments about the sexuality of Democratic Newark Mayor Cory Booker. Those remarks have been widely described as “homophobic” and…

Labor Day Belongs to You

Labor Day is a day that belongs to you, the working men and women of America. It’s a day when we recommit ourselves to the idea that everyone who works hard in this country has a chance to get ahead.…

Study Shows Burden of Poverty

Social scientists beginning to unravel the complicated psychological picture of poverty are reporting that it takes an enormous toll on the mind.  Lacking money or time can lead one to make poorer decisions, possibly because poverty imposes a cognitive load…