An Isis vehicle laden with explosives is blown up by peshmerga forces near Mosul dam on Thursday. No casualties were reported. Kurdish peshmerga and Iraqi special forces have advanced to within about six miles of the city of Mosul, after...Show More Summary
Republican White House hopeful Donald Trump said Thursday that he would accept a "clear election result" next month, but reserved the right to challenge the outcome if he felt it was "questionable." Trump stuck firm to his unprecedented...Show More Summary
As Atlanta Magazine reported late last month, Twain’s former brewer – Chase Medlin – is opening his own brewery – Locomotion – in Chamblee early next year. As such, Twain’s – which has been a jumping off point for many of Georgia’s greatest brewers – needed a new head brewer. Enter Mike Castagno. Twain’s sends […]
EU leaders meeting at a summit Thursday are stepping up calls to boost Africa's economic development in exchange for sharp curbs on migrant flows following a similar arrangement with Turkey. The European Union has been turning its sights...Show More Summary
From The Decatur Minute… Decatur’s Lifelong Community Advisory Board’s Taxation and Affordability Committee is hosting a Third Thursday information session for City of Decatur residents to learn more about the new homestead exemptions that will come up for vote on the November 8 ballot. Please join us on Thursday, October 20, 6:30 p.m., at Decatur […]
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Thirty-five per cent of all domestic airline flights through the Mexico City International Airport (AICM) were at least 15 minutes late during the first half of the year. The reason: the airport’s FULL STORY The post Airport saturation causing flight delays appeared first on Mexico News Daily.
On Monday, the Decatur City Commission approved the zoning of the property at 230 Commerce Drive from “RL-Low Density Residential to RM-Medium Density Residential”, which makes way for the city’s plan to build a cottage court development at the site. The goal of the project, according to the application is “serve as a model to prove the […]
Tomorrow, head to the Blaze’s Drexel campus location for free pizza Blaze Fast-Fire’d Pizza, a “modern day pizza joint” backed by one of the best pro-basketball players of our generation, opened its second location in Philadelphia today at 3400 Lancaster Avenue on Drexel University’s campus (the first is across town on Temple’s campus). Show More Summary
The man who was Ron Swanson and the Wilco frontman are doing the important work. [ more › ]
Larry Tutt, a disabled veteran, bellows greetings every morning to hundreds of people walking past a downtown Washington corner. Nearly everyone smiles at him.
Thirty years ago, the Mets won a World Series with a team that was loud, braggadocios, hard-nosed and extremely talented. It was also a team that embodied the excess of NYC in the 1980s—with all the snorting, drinking and fornicating one could hope for—in a way no other sports team from that era could. Show More Summary
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The footage shows five men headed towards, and then fleeing Kardashian's hotel after the violent robbery. [ more › ]
The 'Oldboy' director talks about working with actors in 'The Handmaiden,' an erotic con-artist tale. [ more › ]
by Heidi Groover Republican Bill Bryant and Democratic Governor Jay Inslee: Two guys who can talk a lot without saying much at all. TVW Nearly every time Seattle Mayor Ed Murray steps in front of cameras to discuss Seattle's growingShow More Summary
After 15 years as a fly fishing guide in the Florida Keys Jon Milchman couldn't take it anymore. It wasn't the sun, the azure water, or the relaxed, heat-stifled lifestyle. He couldn't spend another year watching the destruction of an ecosystem he'd grown to love. “I watched species decline, algal...
The new-and-improved coffee shop has 14 new taps, interesting liqueurs, and Jersey wine In case you missed it, Rittenhouse’s Plenty Cafe at 1602 Spruce Street turned into a full-fledged, European-inspired, morning-to-night cafe, meaning,...Show More Summary
Christopher ‘Ludacris’ Bridges and his baby mama, Tamika Fuller are still battling it out in court over their 3 year old daughter, Cai Bella Bridges and it’s not over yet! You may have noticed that the rapper/actor has been posting several...Show More Summary
Because Trump is a big orange baby, check out today's mid-day links: Tom Hanks SNL promos, Neutral Milk Hotel new album rumors, Russian election hacking, #TrumpBookReport, and a clumsy cat. Don't forget to follow Gothamist on Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, and Snapchat, and like us on Facebook. You can also get the top stories mailed to you—sign up here. [ more › ]