By MartinD (Own work), via Wikimedia Commons In honor of the recent Openly Secular Day, Tom Krattenmaker wrote an article for USA Today in which he discussed five challenges atheists in the U.S. face as we work to improve the manner in which we are treated by the religious majority. Show More Summary
Why It's Time To Stop With Surprise Album Releases
This video is a perfect reminder of how ridiculous "First World prayers" sound when we consider what's going on elsewhere in the world, presumably thanks to the same God.
DEAR MAYO CLINIC: Are there any new treatment options for chronic lymphocytic leukemia? I am 61 and was diagnosed 18 months ago. Until recently, I have not had any symptoms so have not received treatment for it. ANSWER: Researchers are currently studying a variety of potential new treatments for chronic lymphocytic leukemia, or CLL. Many […]
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On April 24, Petrobras submitted a request to assist the Federal Prosecutors Office in seven criminal lawsuits related to Operação Lava Jato (Operation Car Wash),
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In which I feature six standouts from my 50/50 Diverse Reads project.
World shares shuffled away from all-time highs on Tuesday as surging Chinese stocks took a breather. ||| London - World shares shuffled away from all-time highs on Tuesday as surging Chinese stocks took a breather and investors began to retreat to the sidelines ahead of the Federal Reserve's policy meeting. Show More Summary
Washington’s decision to pick up the fifth-year option on Robert Griffin III isn’t necessarily a good thing for the quarterback’s long-term development. In fact, it makes it more likely that Griffin will be benched this year. The option gives Griffin a $16.2 million salary for 2016, and that salary is guaranteed in the case of…
A new book by photographer Chris Dorley-Brown provides a snapshot of a morning in Hackney in 1987, when the roads were gridlocked due to the privatisation of Rolls Royce in the city. The series shows drivers looking bored, irritated and occasionally mugging for the camera. CR talks to Dorley-Brown about the shots, and how Hackney has changed in the last three decades...
This year the first weekend of May holds more than just Derby Day, it includes two days of free firearms instruction courtesy of Bass Pro. Bass Pro has been in business since 1971 and has more than 70 locations throughout the U.S. and...Show More Summary
Zomato app just got updated in Windows Phone Store to v6.4.3. This updated app now has Cortana integration and it now supports Facebook’s new SDK. Find the full change log below. Here’s what’s new in Zomato 6.4.3: New Facebook SDK. Bug fixes Cortana Integration. Hence the two new permissions being required. Coming soon to USA […]
Gearing up for the cutting-edge trade fair Classical:NEXT, which this year is being held in Rotterdam at De Doelen. It runs 20-23 May. On 21 May at 3.30pm I'm chairing a "network meeting" on the topic of gender equality in the musicShow More Summary
If you’ve ever wondered what the most important Wikipedia page was—about any topic—wonder no longer: a team of researchers has developed the first open Wikipedia ranking. Here’s what’s most important right now. Read more...
Emoji support while blogging is something I’ve been waiting for as long as I can remember and it’s finally here. WordPress 4.2 landed last week and fully supports emoji. If you previously used emoji in a post, like ????, WordPress would fail to save the post and in some cases even lose the text you’d written. Show More Summary
Nearly 17 million people tuned into 20/20 Friday to watch Bruce Jenner reveal he is transgender. While most viewers were glued to their TV sets for two hours, Kris Jenner reportedly only watched a few minutes! [ Related: 6 Can't-Miss Moments From Bruce's Interview ] A source told RadarOnline that Bruce's ex-wife stopped by his Malibu mansion, where [...]
As gamers might have heard, Sony announced last month that they will be released a remastered version of God of War 3. This is good news for gamers who loved the franchise but would have loved to see it in a higher resolution and smoother framerate, and Sony’s announcement was basically a wish come true. Show More Summary