How do you see Russia compared to other countries when it comes to economy, infastructure, and military? How do you envision Russia in the future? How has your past contributed to your past/ present actions and desicions? Have you ever
On Thursday I was flying back from LA. When I landed, I had 3,500 new messages. Hmmm. Looks like we did something to piss off the Internet. Yesterday I was distracted as I had to see my surgeon about a
Bloomberg Business:FCC Chief Tom Wheeler confounds former allies and wins praise from public interest groups with net neutrality rules and Comcast/TWC merger rejection — Comcast Trips Over Wheeler Nixon-to-China Moment
Less than a month ago, Orlando police officer Pete Delio was arrested on charges of felony battery. The charges stem from an incident that took place in August of 2014. Surveillance video from the night in question shows Delio kneeing 41-year-old
In a tragic echo of the catastrophic events in Haiti in 2010, a powerful earthquake struck one of the poorest nations on Earth today. The latest estimates from seismologists put the magnitude at 7.9, which would actually makes it about
Journalist Katie Couric and husband, John Molner, spotted arriving at glittering event - both dressed in their finestCouric, 58, was donning a glamorous floral, floor-length gown, while spouse was sporting a black suit and a bow tie
Last month, we are told, the world enjoyed “its hottest March since records began in 1880”. This year, according to “US government scientists”, already bids to outrank 2014 as “the hottest ever”. The figures from the US National Oceanic and
The Ku Klux Klan, which just a few years ago seemed static or even moribund compared to other white supremacist movements such as neo-Nazis, has experienced a surprising and troubling resurgence due to the successful exploitation of hot-button issues including
LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Traffickers smuggling migrants across the Mediterranean are more likely to lock Africans, including women and children, into packed boat holds than Syrians and others from the Middle East, an official who interviewed survivors said on
Graham believes that events abroad are buttressing the case for his own candidacy. He says national security is the foremost concern of Republicans in Iowa, New Hampshire and South Carolina. He sees the 17,000 members of the Iowa National Guard
No problem.You hear those words sometimes in a restaurant, or in a bar, or at a clothing store. Anyplace where a customer-service provider interaction occurs, one can hear the words no problem in response to thank you. Whenever I say
HRH Crown Prince Al Hussein bin Abdullah II speech at the UNSC in regards to empowering youth to reach their full potential. It is a good, nine (9) minute video. HRH is a wonderful strength to Jordan, the Hashemite, and
Well, how are Republicans doing today?Oh, they plan to waste more of the countries time and money dragging on the Bengazi investigation so they can keep attacking Hillary well into the campaign season.Sooooo - Jobs? Infrastructure? Climate Change? Immigration? Income
Little is known about the ability of different types of urban green spaces to support biodiversity and provide ecosystem services. * In this study, we compared the abundance of beneficial arthropods and measured predation services in two different types of
As China edges towards greater legal protections for sufferers of domestic abuse , a Sichuan court passed a suspended death sentence against one prominent victim on Friday. Li Yan killed her husband in 2010 after he reportedly burned her with
The herd, which escaped Thursday night from a farm in Rensselaer County, swam east across the Hudson River and ended up in the town of Bethlehem, local news reported. It became clear to their owner, George Mesick, that the bison
The judge in the Colorado theater shooting case has denied defense attorneys longstanding request to move the trial to another county. District Judge Carlos A. Samour Jr. said in an order Thursday he would have to search outside the state
John Mayer and a few surviving members of the Grateful Dead may be ramping up a fall tour that would follow the bands Fare Thee Well sayonara shows - but it wont impugn the spirit of their finality because not
The staging of satellite camps could be short-lived, so were proposing Big Ten options for additional satellite camps this offseason. Earlier this month, the Big Ten Network announced its slate of Big Ten night games in 2015.
We all sit down to breakfast with the best of nutritional intentions. But even if youve managed to avoid the temptation of the doughnut case, the sugar-dosed latte and the butter-smeared bagel, youre still not out of the danger zone.
To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. We explore the crystallization of charged colloidal particles in a nonpolar solvent mixture.
In Portage Bay, one family is accused of feeding crows too generously, drawing massive amounts of bird poop and scenes out of The Birds. War of the Portage Bay Crows: In the Portage Bay neighborhood in Seattle, crows have been
Well, there has actually been a public discussion, which is better than the intergenerational report discussion, which ended up being mostly about Dr Karls regret. Everyone thinks public discussions about difficult policy issues are good.
A fire in a travel trailer burned a man on over half his body early Thursday in Lacoochee, according to Pasco Fire Rescue. The man, in his late 50s, was flown to Tampa General Hospital, according to county spokesman Doug
A convicted drug dealer could face the death penalty after being indicted Wednesday on a capital murder charge in the killing of a 20th Century Fox executive. John Creech pleaded not guilty in Los Angeles Superior Court to the elevated
Summer is almost here and your jeans are starting to feel just a little too tight...When it comes to losing weight, there are so many drastic diets out there. But its common knowledge that healthy weight loss is achieved by
The ancients tell us that the hedgehog feeds its young by carrying home grapes on its quills. This curious behavior is animated in felt in De Herinacio (On the Hedgehog), the first (and cutest) nature video based on medieval bestiary.
Katha Pollitt believes its because, unlike gay marriage, Reproductive rights are inescapably about women. Same-sex marriage is something men want. Lesbian couples account for the majority of same-sex marriages, but even the vernacular gay marriage types it as a male
Basically, somebody who worked at Twitter back in 2009 added me to that list, and all of a sudden my online network got upgraded to the kind of numbers that are usually only reserved for rock stars. Nobody Famous —
Bruce Jenner Says Hes Transitioning to a Woman Bruce Jenner, the Olympic gold medalist and member of the Kardashian family, ended months of speculation Friday night when he announced during an ABC television special that he identified as a woman
Heaven Knows Im Mexican Now: Morrisseys Latino connection goes live I would hate to see a cheesy Mexican tribute to Morrissey, he says. I knew I had to use well-known Mexican artists – among others, the group features underground icon
Project HAVOC gallery Story published this week about exploring Venus using a manned and/or a robotic blimp, and ending with a proposed floating city. Any resemblance to my story about floating cities on Jupiter is purely coincidental. :-)
An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.8 has hit Nepal, killing over 1,000 people. The epicenter was just outside Kathmandu, but the effects have been felt as far away as Tibet, Bangladesh, and India. Regular updates at The Guardian.
Kate Mulgrew tells the Chicago Tribunes Heidi Stevens about giving her daughter up for adoption and reconnecting 20 years later (Video). The story is a key moment from her new autobiography Born With Teeth. Also: NPR audio/transcript, AARP article.
An oral history of The Littlest Hobo, Canadas greatest TV show.My second episode was a few years later, as a DEA agent who was tracking some drug smuggling that was going on in a movie unit. So I was undercover
TWO PROMINENT DOCTORS. ONE BEAUTIFUL WOMAN LOOKING FOR ROMANCE. AND A LIKABLE MISFIT WHO SPUN TALL TALES. THEIR LIVES INTERSECTED AFTER AN INTENSE RELATIONSHIP TURNED SOUR, BUT NO ONE GUESSED THAT THE PATH TO LOVE WOULD LEAD TO MURDER. -
In just 12 days, the 2015 general election for the UK (England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland) takes place. On the surface, the math is simple: there are 650 seats, so winning 326 gives you a simple majority. In the
Usually the kind of sound effects you heard in the earliest cartoons were strictly sound effects produced by musical instruments. What happened with Treg Brown is entirely different; he would bring in sounds that were recorded in the library at
William Guess was his name - and it was prophetic. When he shot himself while surrounded by the police, he left unanswered the question that had stumped his pursuers: why did an ordinary middle-class Texan turn into the states most
What Its Like to Have Down Syndrome—and Care for a Sister With Disabilities While the initial focus was to portray Alyssa as just another member of her family, the project changed slightly when Carly began to lose neurological ability. Although
Other Space: A sci-fi workplace comedy created by Paul Feig. Featuring Milana Vayntraub (a.k.a. the lady from the AT&T ad), Karan Soni (a.k.a. the dude from the AT&T ad), and Joel Hodgson and Trace Beaulieu from MST3K.