The Daily Outrage

Budget impasse propels lawmakers toward government shutdown

WHAT: Government shutdown WHY: Here we go again. With only a few…

 

Forced starvation: British woman denied lifesaving operation

WHAT: Britain’s socialized health service refuses to pay for a lifesaving gastric-pacemaker…

 

Colorado union balks at rules on teacher arrests

WHAT: A Colorado union sued to challenge a requirement that school officials…

 

Funeral operator let corpses decompose before burial

WHAT: A funeral director in Australia stands accused of allowing bodies to…

Social Security’s $6.5 billion in unjustified disbursements

WHAT: The Social Security Administration overpaid $6.5 billion in 2009 to people…

Saudi woman arrested after operating a vehicle

WHO: Manal al-Sharif WHAT: The Saudi Arabian woman was reportedly arrested Saturday…

Over the line: Pat-down leaves cancer survivor soaked in urine

WHO:  Tom Sawyer, a bladder-cancer survivor from the Detroit area, was left…

Daily-Outrage: Coke investor: Retired ICE agent pleads guilty to drug trafficking involvement

WHO: Richard Padilla Cramer of Green Valley, Ariz. WHAT: A retired U.S.…

The Daily Outrage: Soccer scam: First 17 arrested in Europe’s biggest sports-fixing scandal

WHAT: The international gang suspected of Europe’s biggest soccer-fixing scandal supplied team…

The Daily Outrage: New York mom goes after insurer after hormone treatments are cut off

WHO: Margot Stern WHAT: At New York City’s elite Dalton School, at…