Trump’s controversial remarks on race

Trump’s controversial remarks on race

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CNN’s Don Lemon gives his take on President Donald Trump’s history of controversial remarks on race. source Read more
Iran said protesters should pay a high price if they break the law

Iran said protesters should pay a high price if they break the law

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LONDON (Reuters) – Protesters in Iran who have staged three days of demonstrations over economic hardship and alleged corruption should pay a high price if they break the law, the government said on Sunday. The wave of anti-government demonstrations in several cities are the biggest challenge to Iran’s leaders... Read more
Merkel eyes social cohesion as she presses for new government

Merkel eyes social cohesion as she presses for new government

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BERLIN (Reuters) – Conservative Chancellor Angela Merkel, under pressure after three months of failing to form a new ruling coalition, on Sunday vowed to address growing social divisions as she worked rapidly to build a stable German government. Merkel mapped out key priorities in her annual New Year’s address,... Read more
Tesla the Car Is a Household Name. Long Ago, So Was Nikola Tesla.

Tesla the Car Is a Household Name. Long Ago, So Was Nikola Tesla.

Business December 31, 2017 0

Tesla was on the cover of Time magazine in 1931 but died a poor man in 1943 after years devoted to projects that did not receive adequate financing. Yet his most significant inventions resonate today. The A.C. Motor In 1884, Tesla came to New York to work for Thomas... Read more
Probe into deadly fire at U.S. firm’s Philippines offices focuses on possible safety lapses

Probe into deadly fire at U.S. firm’s Philippines offices focuses on possible safety lapses

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DAVAO CITY, Philippines (Reuters) – A government investigator into a blaze that led to the deaths of 37 staff at the southern Philippines offices of an American market research firm says there are indications of fire safety lapses that may have contributed to the tragedy. The Dec. 23 blaze in... Read more
Inside the Hollywood Home of Social Media’s Stars. (Don’t Be Shy.)

Inside the Hollywood Home of Social Media’s Stars. (Don’t Be Shy.)

Lifestyle December 31, 2017 0

LOS ANGELES — On any given day, something crazy is likely to be happening at 1600 Vine Street, a 550-unit apartment complex in Hollywood. A scary-looking clown might be shimmying across a narrow ledge eight floors above the sidewalk, or a young woman dangling from a balcony while a... Read more
Early Hall of Fame Voting for 2018 Shows No Surge for Bonds and Clemens

Early Hall of Fame Voting for 2018 Shows No Surge for Bonds and Clemens

Sports December 31, 2017 0

Baseball journalists make up the voting bloc for the Hall of Fame, and the final vote totals will be announced on Jan. 24, with Chipper Jones looking like a lock for induction in his first year on the ballot. By Saturday evening, more than 140 votes, or about one-third... Read more
Trump’s false claim about Hillary Clinton and the FBI

Trump’s false claim about Hillary Clinton and the FBI

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Jake Tapper looks at President Trump’s claim that Hillary Clinton lied to the FBI and was not punished. Read more at FactCheck.org: http://www.factcheck.org/2017/12/factchecking-trumps-criticism-fbi/ source Read more
Taylorism Is Back: How A.I. Is Forging The Hyper-Efficient Workforce Of Tomorrow

Taylorism Is Back: How A.I. Is Forging The Hyper-Efficient Workforce Of Tomorrow

Technology December 31, 2017 0

In the early part of the twentieth century, a management consultant and mechanical engineer named Frederick Taylor wrote a book, titled The Principles of Scientific Management. Workplace inefficiency, Taylor’s book argued, was one of the greatest crimes in America; robbing both workers and employers alike of achieving the levels... Read more
New year could bring record low temperatures to U.S. Midwest, East Coast

New year could bring record low temperatures to U.S. Midwest, East Coast

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(Reuters) – Bitterly cold weather will usher in the new year for much of the United States east of the Rocky Mountains this weekend, bringing record low temperatures to the Midwest, making travel difficult and putting a chill on New Year’s Eve celebrations. The mercury in New York City’s... Read more