Tom finally decided to tie the knot with his longtime girlfriend. One evening, after the honeymoon, he was cleaning one of his hot rods for an upcoming show. His wife was standing there at the bench watching him. After a
My 5 Questions: How did you get involved? Have you ever been recognized on the street for your appearance in the video? Were you ever ridiculed for your work with the video? What do you do now a days? Have
Tom Simonite / MIT Technology Review:Q&A with Bitcoin Foundations chief scientist, Gavin Andresen, on the imminent technical challenges facing Bitcoin — The Looming Problem That Could Kill Bitcoin — The
New York Times:European publishers are actively lobbying to strengthen copyright rules and limit Googles advertising power — European Publishers Play Lobbying Role Against Google — BERLIN — In private sessions this summer, giant publishers and
Emil Protalinski / VentureBeat:Chrome will start automatically pausing less important Flash content on September 1 — Google has been working with Adobe to make Flash content more power-efficient in Chrome.
Janet Van Huysse / The Twitter Blog:Twitter sets diversity goal to increase women overall to 35%, women in tech to 16%, in US: underrepresented minorities overall to 11%, in tech to 9% — Were committing
Ken Yeung / VentureBeat:Obama Administration, Department of Defense team up with Apple, HP, General Motors, Stanford, Boeing, others on Silicon Valley wearable tech hub — Obama Administration teams with Apple,
Paul Sawers / VentureBeat:European payments processor iZettle raises $67M and launches a cash advance service for SMBs — European mobile payments processor iZettle has announced a fresh €60 million ($67
To: Donald TrumpFrom: The American MediaDate: August 28th, 2015Re: Thank you for just being you While the first several months of the presidential partys nomination can indeed be as exciting as watching astro-turf grow, we want to formally thank you for
Michelle Wu, Boston City CouncillorWhen I was pregnant, people wanted to tell me how hard it was to have a baby and have a career at the same time. Im extremely proud that Boston is now on the short list
No one was quite sure why North Greenville University’s long-time president, Dr. Jimmy Epting, hastily announced his resignation from the school he had run for 23 years – but his son may have just filled in a few of the missing pieces.In
As suspicious as making direct eye contact may be to a police officer, doing the exact opposite—that is, avoiding eye contact with a police officer—could be considered equally suspicious by an officer, Pakman wrote. In other words, both making eye
In what may be a historic first, a Catholic school that ended a contract with a teacher for being openly gay has reversed course, challenging Church teaching by instituting hiring polices that welcome LGBT people.Earlier this year, 27-year-old Lauren Brown
An East Allegheny man turned himself in to police Thursday night in connection with the fatal shooting of a man last weekend in a vehicle.Eietyoung Kemp, 19, told police he was sitting in the backseat of a car was adjusting a
It appears that the left leaning host of the upcoming CNN Republican presidential debate is going to deny the only female candidate, Carly Fiorina the opportunity to debate on the main venue. Ms. Fiorina, the only Republican candidate who happens to be
The one-sided feud being fought by Trump against Kelly, began at the first Republican Primary debate when Kelly asked the GOP front-runner a fair question: Does he think he’s electable even though he often attacks women he doesn’t like by objectify …
What would it look like if the US adopted another countrys corporate tax rates? Lets see:Excerpts:This paper simulates both the economic benefits and budgetary costs of a cut in the corporate income tax rate from the current 35 percent to:
GOP presidential hopeful and real estate billionaire Donald Trump has been under scrutiny for his troubling views on race. Now, Business Insider has dug up a 1990 interview with his former wife, Ivana, in which she says Trump kept a
This Public Service Announcement (PSA) is an update for the Business E-mail Compromise (BEC) PSA I-012215-PSA posted on www.IC3.gov and includes new information and updated statistical data as of August 2015.DefinitionBusiness Email Compromise (BEC) is defined as a sophistica …
The way you experience YouTube may be dramatically different before the end of the year. According to multiple sources, the world’s largest video-sharing site is preparing to launch its two separate subscription services before the end of 2015 — Music
BUFFALO, NY—U.S. Attorney William J. Hochul, Jr. announced today that Corey Krug, 40, of Buffalo, NY, was who was recently charged by criminal complaint with deprivation of rights under color of law, has now been indicted by a federal grand
U.S. Marshals and Concord Police arrested a Kentucky man at a local hotel who was wanted for child rape in his home state.John Wade, 47, of Richmond, KY, was arrested on Aug. 27, 2015, after marshals received tips that he
When kids are young, most parents have some kind of monitoring device at home to keep tabs on the tots when theyre in another room. Whether theyre audio-only or combo audio/video contraptions, baby monitors are extremely common.
A 25-year-old man has been arrested by detectives investigating the murder of a former IRA commander in Belfast. The involvement of Provisional IRA members in a subsequent killing, believed to be in revenge for Mr Davisons murder, has sparked a
The reason for this glove -to-hand placement is that the top hand on a golf club is the lead hand, meaning its grip is of essence. Because of this, righties wear a glove on their left hands, and vice versa.
Bleeding and flat on the ground, Chris Baker tried to play dead in hopes the huge bison that had just gored him would lose interest and wander off. The animal sniffed, snorted and stood over Baker before finally trotting off.
In the latest blow to a football team rocked by off-field player misconduct allegations in recent years, Santa Clara County prosecutors Wednesday filed a misdemeanor sexual battery charge against San Francisco 49ers linebacker Ahmad Brooks over an incident with an
After Seattle Police announced today that theyve arrested a suspect in last weeks robbery/shooting incident that began in North Admiral and ended in North Delridge , we learned the suspect not only is in jail, hes already charged - in
According to local news and social media reports, a man with a shotgun barricaded himself inside a convenience store in Sunset, Louisiana on Wednesday after stabbing two people, shooting a police officer and crashing his car into the building. Police
The HSE drive was launched last month in a bid to fill 500 vacant nursing, midwifery and psychiatric nursing full-time posts. Under the scheme, nurses would be given relocation costs and free flights worth a 1,500, and their a 100
Tucked between the propertys edge and an existing birch tree, the Little Big House is at once both airy and private. The two levels of the house allow it to match the hilly terrain of the site, while the large
No information was available about possible injuries or what caused the crash. However, photographs of the scene appear to show the 18-wheeler sideways in the HOV lane as if it had fallen over the wall between the HOV lane and
This sprawling new target range facility just northwest of Toronto combines a number of sports that have gained traction over the last few years. Here you can try your hand at archery and knife-throwing before seeing what kind of a
This happy pup knows whats up, and has made it his lifes mission to get as much splashing time in as possible before bath time is over. Even though his plastic tub is small, thats not gonna stop this golden
Lack of awareness among the taxpayers is one of the main reasons for low level of compliance towards tax laws. Due date is closing in and taxpayers shall pay tax and file their return well in time to avoid any
Donald Trump and Univision anchor Jorge Ramos had in a testy exchange during a press conference Tuesday evening in Dubuque, Iowa, several minutes after Ramos was initially escorted out of the room . The Republican presidential candidate had requested that
Fall brings pumpkin spice lattes and kids going back to school, and it also means the start of your fall garden . Many people neglect their garden during the start of fall because of their busy schedules.
A news reporter and cameraman were killed Wednesday morning in a shooting that was captured during a live TV broadcast outside of Roanoke, Virginia. The shooting happened during a WDBJ7 live report, the station said, and claimed the lives of
On a recent drive through the B.C. Interior, I passed through McLure and Barriere, communities north of Kamloops that were devastated by wildfire in 2003. While these communities have recovered, blackened tree trunks are still visible where fires burned for
From NBC : More than 2,000 complaints about fire escape safety were called in to 311 over the last year and a half, resulting in nearly 500 violations, an I-Team investigation has found. Many of those problems went months before
North Dakota becomes the first state to legalize weaponized drones. Less than lethal weapons like rubber bullets, pepper spray, tear gas, sound cannons, and Tasers are now permitted on drones, thanks to the actions of a lobbyist representing law enforcement.Drones
New Uber Service Sounds Suspiciously Like a Bus — New Uber Smart Routes feature offers passengers fare discounts in exchange for pick-ups along predetermined high-ridership routes. Rather than trying to compete with public transit, FiveThirtyEight points out that Uber and
The Late, Great Stephen Colbert The level of emotion youre getting from me right now—Im not saying its dishonest, he said. Im just saying its not normal. Id really love to go to bed. I promise you, I do not
Rice University Fondren Library maintain a guide to cat videos on the web. But what do they think? Meanwhile, in the UK Labour Party leadership contest, socialists cannot vote, but cats can. And people like watching cat videos on TV.
Every day the members of the Bureau of Proto Society debate the cause of the fall of the world from past documentary videos. New Anima(tor)s Expo short from Yasuhiro Yoshiura (Time of Eve, Patema Inverted). Site will show up as
The Revenge of Flash Friday - Its ALIVE! Anatomy Arcade makes basic human anatomy come ALIVE through awesome free flash games, interactives and videos. There are two timed games: Whack-A-Bone and Poke-A-Muscle (both feature auto-playing music, but you can turn
Vox argues that the reason the technical set gets frustrated with American politics is simple. They have a mental model of the political structure that is divorced from the actual reality of American politics. (SLVox) The main myths that are
American Stiob: Or, What Late-Socialist Aesthetics of Parody Reveal about Contemporary Political Culture in the West, Dominic Boyer and Alexei Yurchak, paper here in PDF DB: The one thing I would add is that one of the fascinating things about
A cow in Northamptonshire has gotten its head stuck in a lawn chair. The County of Northamptonshire in Englands East Midlands was first recorded in the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle (1011), as Hamtunscire: the scire (shire) of Hamtun (the homestead). There are
Frankly, sophisticated audiences are not a problem. Dumb audiences are a problem. But I think audiences are getting more sophisticated — thats just a product of time. In the 50s, audiences accepted a level of artifice that the audiences in
The Federal Aviation Administration has approved the use of a paper airplane drone. Forbes has an interview with the UAV advocate who filed the petition to get an exemption for the paper airplane drone.
Why do some people refer to themselves in the third person? asks Vanessa Barford, in a BBC News Magazine article. Misteraitch doesn’t know. The act of referring to oneself in this way is known as Illeism (Wikipedia) (apparently from the