The private sector created 139,000 jobs in February, according to payroll processor ADP.
- John Kerry is set to meet with the Russian foreign minister, who claims unmarked soldiers in Ukraine are Crimean self-defense units over which his country has no control.
- A judge in New Jersey ruled against an 18-year-old suing her parents, including a former police chief, for more financial support. She moved out of her home, suing her parents with help from a county freeholder. The judge did rule the teen's parents had to keep her on their health insurance and couldn't liquidate any college savings accounts they set up for her.
- A new study published this week claims eating meat and cheese could be as dangerous as smoking.
- The internet of sky things is coming; Facebook is interested in buying a drone maker while Google is working on balloons to deliver internet access to remote areas.
- Illegal downloads of 12 Years a Slave have tripled since it won an Oscar for Best Picture.
- Lindsay Lohan is getting her own reality show on the Oprah Winfrey network.
Sex offender registries are cruel and unjust.
Critics say the long-running satiric cartoon has created "a generation of boys" who are smug and disengaged.
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American Heart Association Journal Finally Retracts Study Implying That E-Cigarettes Cause Heart Attacks Before People Use Them
The journal's editors recognized the problem before publication, but the authors failed to address it.