Marilu Henner knew the house she was about to buy needed to be gutted and redone when she first saw it nearly three decades ago. Everything, that is, except the kitchen. “We moved in on March 23, 1989,” said the actress, who has an unusually far-reaching memory: She can recollect the exact day...
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Roy Moore's chief strategist is tying the Republican Senate candidate to President Donald Trump's star in Alabama. Dean Young said Sunday on ABC's "This Week" that the special election is "ground zero" for Trump...Show More Summary
How World Wrapps gilded the burrito and invented fast casual before there was a name for it Stop me when this sounds scary familiar: A historic boomtown becomes ground zero for a feverish technological revolution that promises to transform life as we know it. Show More Summary
Housing shortages in US cities is spurring developers to gentrify neighborhoods like Berkeley, California. It is sparking outrage.
(Scott Johnson) Al Franken is not just a national story. He is a major Minnesota story. Sometimes it feels like everything’s happening here, that we’re at ground zero of the suicide of the West. If not exactly ground zero, we are inShow More Summary
NJ’s 11th congressional district is ground zero right now. The fiercest Democratic primary battle in the state so far was already underway this summer, a full year before Democrats in Morris, Essex, Passaic and Sussex counties make their choice who...Read more
A few years ago, freelance journalist Linda Villarosa thought she was done covering HIV. She had accomplished plenty — front page stories for The New York Times, articles in Essence magazine. She started in the 1980s when there was little...Show More Summary
The city is ground zero for cutting-edge art, fueled by excitement over the Art Basel fair, but how many museums does it need?
A retired FDNY lieutenant and father of five is the latest firefighter to succumb to cancer from his time working at Ground Zero.
Sean McElwee has a great piece on the point that there really is zero middle ground on issues of racial justice and thus there is no reason for candidates to offer compromising positions to try and appeal to mythical whites who supposedly want to vote for Democrats if only Dems didn’t care about the blacks […]
t's not just cops and firefighters who rushed to Ground Zero coming down with Sept. 11-related cancers.
Ground zero in the latest battle of Big Tech versus the arts community.
More than half of the money raised for the most contested House races in California is going to candidates in Orange County, another indication of its starring role in the Democratic effort to win back control of the House next year. Democrats need to win at least a few of California’s Republican-held...
It didn’t take long for the Ravens to place quarterback Joe Flacco in the concussion protocol after he took a shot to the head from Dolphins linebacker Kiko Alonso while sliding to the ground in last Thursday’s 40-0 Ravens win, but it doesn’t sound like the team expects him to spend an extended period of [more]
How low can the AR market go? Pretty darn low, apparently. A recent sale at Ground Zero Precision brought the price of their TAC-15M rifle down below $400 – Well below. You’re seeing that right – knock a hundred dollars off as part of...Show More Summary
Setsuko Thurlow was 13 years old and standing only a mile away from ground zero when the United States dropped an atomic bomb on the Japanese city of Hiroshima in 1945. More than 62 years after that horrific day, she will jointly accept...Show More Summary
American cities have some of the slowest, most expensive internet access in the world, and the biggest, wealthiest cities are some of the worst-provisioned, including San Francisco, ground zero for the tech revolution and home to a cable/telco duopoly whose underperforming infrastructure is especially galling for the city's techie residents. (more…)
Hundreds there have already died of a new bird flu, putting world health authorities on high alert
FEMA has struggled to keep up with the litany of disasters that includes Hurricanes Irma and Maria as well as California wildfires.
More than 20% of Meredith Corporation's shares are owned by ETFs, with much of that being held in dividend-focused funds. This is among the highest percentages in the US market, and serves as a microcosm for the debate around the effect...Show More Summary