(AP Photo/Washington State Patrol). This photo provided by the Washington State Patrol shows the aftermath of a mudslide that moved a house with people inside in Snohomish County on Saturday March 22, 2014.
Immediately increasing the minimum wage to $15 per hour in Seattle would be extremely problematic for nonprofit organizations that provide care for people with intellectual and development disabilities, writes guest columnist Sylvia Fuerstenberg.
Years of hand-wringing by policy makers and scholars have little to do with declines in U.S. teen birthrates. Columnist Nicholas D. Kristof found it was MTV’s “16 and Pregnant” that really drove the point home to teens.
The California Department of Motor Vehicles is investigating a possible security breach of its credit card processing services, but its internal computer system does not appear to have been accessed, a spokesman said on Saturday. The disclosure by the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) in the nation's most populous state comes at a time of heightened concern about data breaches following revelations of a massive theft of payment card records from Target Corp. "The Department of Motor Vehicles has been alerted by law enforcement authorities to a potential security issue within its credit card processing services," spokesman Armando Botello said in a statement.