A new lawsuit is asking for people to be paid overtime for answering work emails after hours. It comes from a Chicago cop, who was basically on the clock 24 hours a day, thanks to his smartphone.
Interesting Stat of the Day: NASA.gov was the third-highest trafficked government-run domain last week.
In technology news, A robot called HitchBOT is hitchhiking across America. It was created by a group of Canadian researchers. They left it by the side of the road with one thumb extended, hitching for a ride and the other hand clutching a bucket list of desired destinations.
People in the news, Rachael Dolezal is back. Already. She did an interview with Vanity Fair and said that she is not “African-American” but considers considers herself to be “Black.”
Plus, The Backstreet Boys and NSync are making a comeback, this time as movie starts. They are going to star in a new zombie western called Dead 7.
Each morning Keith Conrad will give you a few stories useful for starting conversations around the water cooler at work. Assuming that your office actually has a water cooler.