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Nathan Francis


Nathan is a veteran of the newspaper industry, having worked at both daily and weekly papers and as a trade magazine editor. He has covered New York state and national politics, government, education and the business sector and was nominated for the National Newspaper Association's 2012 Better Newspaper Contest. Aside from his work in journalism, Nathan is also a contributor to several financial and business-related blogs. Email:

Kmart Gives Employees A Choice: Work On Thanksgiving Or Be Fired

Kmart Thanksgiving

Kmart is reportedly giving some of its employees a tough choice for the upcoming holiday — either come in to work on Thanksgiving or be fired. The retail chain is one of many coming under fire for creeping the traditional Black Friday 2014 sales into Thanksgiving itself. The store will open at 6 a.m. on… Read more »

Katy Perry’s Boyfriend Diplo Welcomes Baby Boy With Ex-Girlfriend

Katy Perry's Boyfriend Diplo Welcomes Baby Boy With Ex-Girlfriend

Katy Perry’s boyfriend Diplo might be changing his Facebook relationship status to “It’s Complicated.” The Los Angeles-based DJ and music producer just welcomed his second baby with his ex Kathryn Lockhart, a boy named Lazer Lee Louis Pentz. Diplo, whose real name is Thomas Wesley Pentz, already has a 4-year-old boy with Lockhart and has… Read more »