The state’s welfare department is unveiling new rules in the wake of news stories outlining outrageously high balances on EBT cards. Commissioner Stacey Monahan says recipients with cash balances exceeding $2,500 will have their accounts closed. She says people who accumulate more than $5,000 on their food stamp cards will be personally contacted to make sure they still need help. Monahan says the changes will ensure welfare only goes to the truly needy.
U.S. military forces carried out an operation on Monday against al Shabaab militants in Somalia.
With economic growth now far more robust than when he took office, Obama finds some measure of solace on the domestic front.
McDonald's line cooks, Burger King cashiers, and other fast-food restaurant workers across the U.S. plan to walk off the job.
This little boy is NOT excited about being a big brother again, but his reaction is priceless.