“Died In House” Tracks Criminal Real Estate

Amityville House

This story will make some home owners and real estate agents unhappy, but it is just in time for Halloween. Would you like to know if the property that you live in was ever the location of a murder scene or suicide? Well, now is your chance to find out. Died In House is a […]


New IRS Plan To Fight Tax Identity Theft

Tax Identity Theft

Tax fraud season is coming up and the Internal Revenue Service has a new plan for fighting taxpayer identity theft and fraudulent tax returns in 2016. The IRS worked with income tax professionals to identify dozens of new data points on tax filings that will be used in next year’s system to prevent fraudulent tax […]


Chance Meeting Reunites Sisters After 40 Years

Sisters Reunited

Life is full of surprising events like this chance reunion between two long-lost and orphaned sisters. Two South Korean sisters, who were orphaned in the 1970s and adopted by separate families living in the United States, have been reunited after 40 years apart when they both took jobs at the same hospital and met while […]


DNA Databases Help Adoptees Find Birth Parents

DNA Family Search

At first there were search engines like Google, where people could do name searches to find friends and family members online. Next came social media, where people could find and reunite with friends and family online through social networks like Facebook. However, for adoptees looking for biological parents or families with little or no family […]


Social Media Privacy Laws Protect Employees

Social Media Privacy

Florida is the latest state to advance a bill that would extend social media privacy protections to people in the workplace. A Florida state Senate committee just passed a bill that would restrict access to peoples’ social media accounts by employers and potential employers. If signed into law, state bill SB 186 would make it […]