City officials and police in Philadelphia have been using what they call an "acoustic deterrent" (but it is described by a local councilwoman as a "sonic weapon") to keep the city's children and young adults away from certain recreational areas at night.
A new study, published in Psychiatry Research, has concluded that psychiatric diagnoses are scientifically worthless as tools to identify discrete mental health disorders.
A recently published U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) slide describes alarming recommendations on how tax agents should deal with digital currency users who are not paying taxes. The slide recommends that agents question crypto users' friends and family, comb through social media posts and issue subpoenas to make sure U.S. residents are paying taxes on their cryptocurrencies.
With the Saturday arrest of Jeffrey Epstein – who is reportedly offering to name elite pedophiles in exchange for leniency, a leaked copy of the billionaire sex predator's "little black book" may provide some insight into some very rich individuals who should be nervous right about now.
It is believed that Epstein operated his own personal sex trafficking ring not only for his personal pleasure but also for the pleasure of his friends and business associates. According to The Washington Post, "several of the young women…say they were offered to the rich and famous as sex partners at Epstein's parties." At various times, Epstein ferried his friends about on his private plane, nicknamed the "Lolita Express."