On January 16, 1865, General William Tecumseh Sherman issued Special Field Order No. 15, granting coastal plantation properties from Savannah, Georgia to the St. John’s River in Florida to ex-slaves. Extending thirty miles from the coast, this had the potential to reshape southern labor relations as much as the end of slavery. However, northern belief […]
As he approaches 20 years as mayor of Pineville, there are quite a few things Clarence Fields doesn't take for granted, including faith expressed by citizens in city government leadership … Click to Continue »
'Liberal MPs fielding angry phone calls are beginning to realize that there are millions of pro-life Canadians living in this country—and that discriminating against them comes with a cost.'
If you expected Bill Belichick to grant his players leniency for tardiness, you don't know Bill Belichick
Energous has announced that it was granted FCC approval for its WattUp Mid Field Transmitter. This is the first wireless 'power-at-a-distance' transmitter.
Wireless charging technology company Energous announced that it has received Federal Communications Commission certification of the WattUp Mid Field transmitter, which when perfected will deliver RF-based power to compatible devices at a distance of three feet.
Apple manufacturing partner Quanta Computer has landed a $45 million deal to produce augmented reality displays that project information into the user’s field of vision, Bloomberg reports. Lumus designed the displays, but has granted...Show More Summary
The U.S. Justice Department said Wednesday it was launching a Drug Enforcement Administration field office in the Appalachian region at the center of the opioid crisis and would issue $12 million in grant funding to help assist law enforcement. The announcement, made jointly by Attorney General...
New York Giants linebacker Curtis Grant has been carted off the field in the first quarter against the Washington Redskins with an injured right knee
Every Thanksgiving weekend Georgia Tech and the University of Georgia clash on the gridiron to resolve yet another battle in the 124-year-old rivalry described by author Bill Cromartie as “clean, old-fashioned hate.”
This week's The Flash, "When Harry Met Harry," Ralphy Dibny (Hartley Sawyer) gets a suit from Cisco (Carlos Valdes) and joins Barry (Grant Gustin) in the field to learn what it means to be a superhero. Back at Star Labs, Harry (Tom Cavanaugh) gets help from a few of his friends to find DeVoe. Show More Summary
“Dota 2 is balanced because all of the heroes are overpowered.” That’s a phrase I’ve heard many times. Granted, I can imagine that after seeing a support like Crystal Maiden solo an entire enemy team with her Freezing Field, questions of balance are bound to come up. But this is why I love Dota 2. […]
Wireless porting is taken for granted but local telco and VoIP porting can be troublesome. According to the FCC: Nationwide number portability would benefit consumers and competition in many ways. It would level the playing field for small wireless providers, which often can’t port in a number originating from a location where they lack facilities. Show More Summary
No one in the NFL was happier to practice Wednesday than Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott. He rejoined his teammates after a U.S. district judge in New York granted Elliott a temporary restraining order Tuesday night. It will keep him on the field at least this week against the 49ers and until a hearing and court [more]
The court issued a temporary restraining order to keep Elliott on the field for at least a couple more weeks. Ezekiel Elliott’s six-game suspension has been delayed once again after a federal court in New York granted the players association’s...Show More Summary
Ezekiel Elliott is expected to be back on the field with his teammates on Sunday in San Francisco after a federal judge in New York granted him a temporary restraining order. The NFLPA filed the motion for a temporary restraining order and preliminary injunction in the federal lawsuit that the NFL initiated after Elliott filed [more]
(University of Iowa) A team led by University of Iowa physicist Craig Kletzing has won $1.25 million from NASA to conceptualize a potential mission that would study the mysterious, powerful interactions between the magnetic fields of the sun and Earth.
The six-volume-plus-online-updates Dictionary of American Regional English, the only project of its type based on in-person field research, was supported largely by grants from the likes of the NEH and the National Science Foundation. "The institutional donors pretty much felt that they did their job to get the dictionary to 'Z.' The publicity from the […]
The NFL will be appealing the injunction granted to Ezekiel Elliott that allows the Cowboys RB to remain on the football field for now.
Veteran UFO researcher Grant Cameron joins us this week to discuss one of history’s greatest UFO flaps and the life changing sightings that propelled him into the field. Charlie Red Star was the name given to glowing red disc-shaped objects that seemed to buzz the town of Carmen in Manitoba Canada with a regularity that... Read more »