ATHENS (Reuters) - Greeks voted by a large margin to reject the austerity terms of an aid package from international creditors, an official projection of the final result of Sunday's referendum showed. "The assessment of Singular Logic...Show More Summary
As American retrofits its Boeing 777-200 fleet, their only aircraft that will retain a first class cabin is their Boeing 777-300ERs. The 777-200s get a good business class seat (similar to American's 787 business seat), but once reconfigured...Show More Summary
Explosions, gunshots, and car crashes may not stop the Terminator, but even a cyborg assassin from the future isn’t immune to the aging process. Here’s a scientific look at the Terminator’s organic bits. Read more...
Today in Around Town we enjoy some of the sights (and none of the loud sounds) from the 4th of July around Chicago. [ more › ]
Dawid Malan and James Harris put on an unbroken 147-run stand for the eighth wicket to lift Middlesex from trouble to a position of strength
hope all you ‘mericans had a lovely and safe 4th! here’s a band, midnight, that hailed from the southside, or south suburbs – country club hills, homewood and olympia fields all of which i spent plenty of time in, of chicago in the mid to late 1970’s. i’ve never heard their 1974 release, into the […] The post midnight “auto-kinetic illusion” appeared first on Captains Dead.
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Greek voters rejected a financial compromise with the EU, ECB and IMF while banks are closed and money withdrawals limited. For Greece to snatch a victory from the claws of defeat now, they need Germany’s support to avoid a prolonged...Show More Summary
An alcohol induced Fourth of July celebration resulted in the death of 22-year-old Devon Staples who set a firework off of his head.
I should probably be working on the monthly recap right now, but I'm still a bit under the weather and off my sleep cycle. You can expect it to be up in the community blogs sometime soon. That said, I thought I'd take a page from Strider and Occams' books and start doing some more conversational-style blogs. Show More Summary
From the July 5 edition of NBC's Meet the Press:
Built in 1875, the Palace Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, is distinguished as San Francisco’s very first luxury hotel. Although there are now a plethora of upscale accommodations in the city from which to choose, this landmark remains one of the finest, thanks to its chic design and impeccable amenities. Show More Summary
One of the biggest complaints I hear about horror movies from people who don’t even try to appreciate them is that they’re only good for blood and guts, that there’s no substance to the films. For many of these detractors, it’s impossible to convince them of the wealth of emotion and investment that many of […]
Following the leaking of release notes for build 10163 of the Windows 10 preview, prolific leaker, WZor, is back with a whole bunch of images from the unreleased build. As the notes suggested, it's all about bug fixes and refinements with nothing new in the way of features. Show More Summary
Mice that are exposed to the powerful smell of cat urine early in life do not escape from cats later in life. Researchers at the A. N. Severtsov Institute of Ecology and Evolution, Russia, have discovered that mice that smell cat urine early in life, do not avoid the same odour, and therefore do not escape from their feline predators, later in life. read more
“From the time I was playing Junior hockey for the Sarnia Sting to my first year in the NHL with the Los Angeles Kings, I would start drinking the second I woke up on my days off. I smoked marijuana every single day. By the time I was...Show More Summary
First Coast News tells the story of Susan Gonzalez and her experience 18 years ago when she went to open the door when she thought her son was trying to get in – instead the door was ripped from it’s hinges and two men forced their way in to the house. While she fled her […]
You’ve read all the books and seen all the seasons, now where do you go for your Game of Thrones fix? Unfortunately it’s a pretty long wait until the next season comes out, but you can still hold on to the previous seasons by sending...Show More Summary
The blue whale is the largest animal to ever grace planet Earth. These paddle boarders off the coast of California had the privilege of being up close and personal with the dwindling species. There used to be 300,000 of these gargantuan creatures in the world and now there are only about 8,000. Produced by Emma Fierberg. Show More Summary
The massacre at a predominantly black South Carolina church has institutions from Alaska to Connecticut evaluating whether they should continue enshrining the names of historical figures linked to slavery and the Confederacy.