Walter Brasch

03/26/2015 - 8:48pm

    In Saudi Arabia, the Mutaween are 3,500 public officials and thousands of volunteers who work for the Committee for the Promotion of Virtue and the Prevention of Vice. They are responsible for enforcing strict religious laws. Among the many laws are those that require all women to wear head scarves and...

01/08/2015 - 8:39pm

    Marci Rosenberg, a senior speech language pathologist at the University of Michigan, earns about $73,000 a year.     

    Desmond Patton, who studies the problems of gang violence, is...

01/01/2015 - 10:39pm

    Gas prices have plunged to the low $2 range—except in Pennsylvania.

    In Pennsylvania, the prices at the pump are in the mid-$2 range.

   ...

12/18/2014 - 4:39am

    Clutching newspaper clippings in one hand and a medical bag loaded with seeds in the other, my ersatz friend Dr. Franklin Peterson Comstock III, knocking down pregnant ladies, students, the elderly, and two burly construction workers who were waiting for a...

12/11/2014 - 4:25pm

    It’s now been about a week after Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday.

    During the four-day spree, about 133.7 million shoppers spent about $50.9 billion, according to AP...

12/04/2014 - 3:40pm

    She quietly walked into the classroom and stood there, just inside the door, against a wall.

    The professor, his back to her, continued his lecture, unaware of her presence until his students...

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