School closure is a tactic we don’t have to take. Under the new national education law, the Every Student Succeeds Act, states have been freed to employ strategies they deem fit just as long as they act on the bottom 5 percent. When we’re talking about improving urban districts, though, we always seem to land […]
The Walking Dead season 7 opener brings us heroes who are beyond broken but not without integrity. The post Between the Axe and the Past: TWD7’s New God and His Lucille appeared first on The Good Men Project.
The past few years have seen a lot of speculation and debate about a possible ninth planet orbiting somewhere on the very out fringes of the solar system. Now, new research from the University of Arizona has provided some further support for the theory. Show More Summary
A Mormon friend and I argued recently about how divinely inspired our current prophets and apostles are. The conversation ended with a strongly worded urging to me to get on board with what "God" says, because there was no choice in the matter once "God" had spoken. Show More Summary
Megan Marx and Tiffany James, contestants on Australia’s version of The Bachelor, were supposed to find love with this guy: Instead, the Bachelor contestants say, they’ve found love with each other. Writes Mashable: For several months, fo… Read The post Two ‘Bachelor’ Contestants Have Found Love with Each Other appeared first on Towleroad.
The wife of Gerald Daugherty, a GOP Texas county commissioner, stars in a new ad that’s going viral. In the ad, Daugherty’s wife Charlyn begs voters to re-elect him because he is driving her nuts. Do you blame her?… Read The post GOP Lawmaker’s Wife Wants Him Out of Her Face in Viral Ad: WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.
Control of the Senate is important for many reasons, including the majority party’s control over the agenda and its power to launch investigations. Given that the Republicans are in such a strong position in the House, it matters even more than usual which party controls the other chamber. The parties are far apart on many […]
Gerber’s upcoming multitool gets its name from its full-size 0.25? center driver, which has a magnetized tip that works with standard size bits. It also has a pair of needlenose pliers, a knife blade and more. Drops 11/1/16 for $89.
Washington, D.C. police are investigating after a parent was caught on cameras at KIPP DC Spring Academy punching a 7-year-old in the stomach, WJLA reports. In the video, little John Mclean can be seen in the hallway before the unidentified man leads toward him and hits him in his torso. John is seen doubling over […]
Away from the corporate hustle and imposing glass towers of downtown, Toronto’s west end is where the real action happens.
All preteens should get vaccinated against human papillomavirus (HPV), according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Many strains of HPV cause genital warts and several kinds of cancer; if people get the vaccine before they’re exposed to one of these strains through sexual activity, they have a better shot at avoiding cervical, anal, and oropharyngeal cancers.
Street photographer Shawn Theodore primarily captures, as he defines it, the “vanishing landscape of black life in America.” The Philadelphia-based artist, known as xST on Instagram, is drawn to predominately black neighborhoods and communities that are, in some way, disenfranchised ? whether subjected to gentrification, violence, or neglect. Show More Summary
Saturday afternoon, I came home to find my Clinton-Kaine yard sign gone, missing, vanished, stolen from its perch in my front yard, its metal frame tossed in my driveway to damage my tires. I envisioned someone lurking in the bushes, ready to jump out and confront me. Show More Summary
Well-intended efforts to reduce food waste could threaten some birds and animal species, a new paper has warned.
The New York Times reports: No state that voted for Mitt Romney in 2012 has posed a bigger challenge for Donald J. Trump than North Carolina. He has trailed in every survey there since the first presidential debate, and he does not have a credible path to the presidency without its 15 electoral votes. Show More Summary
A 51-year-old Fort Worth, Texas man was taken into custody over the weekend after he allegedly choked a female relative and opened fire on responding officers, the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports. Larry Trees is facing charges of assault on a family member and two counts of attempted capital murder for the incident that took place […]
Why psychological debriefing is necessary for incarcerated souls. The post More Than ‘A Ride Down and a Walk Back’ appeared first on The Good Men Project.
The energy storage startup Swell Energy has launched an all-in-one home energy product it predicts will make residential storage more marketable and profitable. Residential storage doesn't make economic sense in most parts of the U.S. Show More Summary
TOKYO (Reuters) - The cost of cleaning up Tokyo Electric Power's wrecked Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant may rise to several billion dollars a year, the Japanese government said on Tuesday, adding that it would look into a possible separation of the nuclear business from the utility.
Recent news of a newly discovered Nazi arctic base inspires us to uncover more Vril society lore and secret space program speculation. We then look at foreign accent syndrome and a rare case of mediumship and xenoglossy seemingly verified by an Oxford trained linguist. This episode is...