The Jeff Ward Show

Walmart has said it is re-editing a commercial featuring a black man mouthing 'I can't breathe', after viewers complained it reminded them of the Eric Garner case. The advert, for the Walmart Family Mobile, shows a man handing a cellphone to his overjoyed daughter who squeals...
Texas Governor-elect Gregg Abbott disclosed on Wednesday that his state, along with 16 others, had filed a lawsuit against President Barack Obama and his administration over changes to the immigration system. 'The president’s unilateral executive action tramples the U.S...
Being crammed in a train carriage with other grumpy and sweaty workers or sitting in endless traffic jams to get to work is no one’s idea of fun. Now researchers saw that the more time people spend commuting to and from work the less likely they are to be satisfied with life...
As far as punishments went, it could have been a lot worse. The school had informed us that our 14-year-old daughter Annie had sloped off during assembly to get up to goodness knows what (but they suspected smoking). Didn't we agree this must be nipped in the bud? Yes, we...
Does your blood pressure rise at the thought of dealing with your inbox? Many of us find ourselves glued to our phone or computer, scared to miss an update from work or a message from a colleague. But easing up on checking emails can actually help reduce stress, according to new...
Women who suffer from period pains and feel under the weather each month should get paid leave, a leading doctor has suggested. Gedis Grudzinskas, professor of obstetrics and gynaecology, believes 'menstrual leave' would boost women's motivation and productivity when they are in...
A switch to sugar would make Hershey a high-profile example of the move away from high-fructose corn syrup in the food industry. Many people say they avoid it because it has gained a bad reputation for fueling weight gain and diabetes, though health experts says there's not...
The ex-drummer of alt-rock band Cake has been sentenced to at least 15 years in prison for sexually molesting a three-year-old girl. Peter Ivan McNeal, 48, appeared at a Los Angeles court on Tuesday where he was ordered to spend 15 years to life in prison. McNeal was found...
More than 140,000 Australians are now ditching conventional dating methods and turning to websites to find a sugar daddy or sugar baby to meet their needs. At 25-years-old, Vanessa Marie is one of the many young women who have found a man much older than her – a 51-year-old...