Depending on who you talk to, March Madness can be a boon or a bust for employers. A recent survey says that nearly a third of employees spend an average of 3 hours per work day watching games, but other reports cite a boost in employee morale that more than makes up for the loss.
A recent report shows delaying marriage is a rising trend. College-educated women are reaping the financial benefits of delaying marriage and childbearing, but young women with less education are reversing the order of marriage and the baby carriage.
The jury has reached a verdict in the Bell trial. Five out of six former elected officials in Bell were convicted of abusing public funds by giving themselves high salaries. Victor Bello, George Cole, Oscar Hernandez, Teresa Jacobo and George Mirabal were found guilty on various counts, but Luis Artiga was found not guilty on all counts.