Horizon executives honored as diversity leaders

Two directors for Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey have been recognized as DiversityMBA Magazine’s 2014 Top 100 Under 50 Diverse Executives & Emerging Leaders. Maureen Martin, director of service operations, and Vincenza Cruz, director of talent acquisition, were honored…

IRA warns taxpayers about scam

WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service issued a fraud alert for international financial institutions complying with the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA). Scam artists posing as the IRS have fraudulently solicited financial institutions seeking account holder identity and financial…

Pentagon bombs Syrian-based ISIS command center

The Pentagon released an image of a Syrian-based ISIS command center targeted by the first F-22 Raptors ever used in actual combat, along with a video of the successful strike on Tuesday. The plane is one of the country’s most expensive — it…

USA Biology Olympiad Registration Opens October 15

The USA Biology Olympiad (USABO) is a national competition sponsored by the Center for Excellence in Education (CEE) to select the competitors for the International Biology Olympiad. Registration will open October 15, beginning the process to identify twenty national finalists for…

Marijuana should be legal

Democrats should lead a nationwide push to reduce penalties for minor drug possession, acknowledging that former President Richard Nixon’s war on drugs has been less successful than the Prohibition on alcohol, which gave vast power to organized crime. America’s prisons…