While millions of people get ready to watch today’s total solar eclipse from the ground, Alaska Airlines will be hosting an eclipse-viewing party in the air.
How does a drug smuggler avoid border patrol on the ground? One man figured he'd fly his 13-pound (5.9 kg) haul of meth over the border from Mexico to San Diego by drone. Police busted the 25-year-old American citizen, Jorge Edwin Rivera,...Show More Summary
Sustainable Food Trust has a report on a conference on the True Cost of American Food. Health is the obvious cost, but others include: the cost of nitrate and pesticide pollution of ground and river water from agro-chemicals, which in some areas of the US are so high that the water industry is struggling to […]
Accidentally dropping your phone on the ground can be the sign of a great or a terrible night depending on your point of view. When one chap dropped his phone mid-video in a nightclub, he inadvertently captured a pretty brilliant scene. SEE...Show More Summary
Unlimited wifi access in 30+ Million hotspots on the ground, plus inflight wifi on 3,500+ planes, for $10 per month from US Mobile. This allows access on planes equipped with GoGo and Panasonic wifi. Is this US Mobile deal too good to be true? Maybe so, but for now, I’m rather pleased with it. Show More Summary
WHY DOESN’T CONGRESS JUST REPEAL IT? 6th Circuit Rejects Rand Paul’s Constitutional Challenge To FATCA On Standing Grounds.
Authored by Charles Hugh Smith via OfTwoMinds blog, There is always common ground for those who dare to seek it. Remember the "Russians hacked our election!" hysteria - or have you already forgotten? That entire narrative collapsed under...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump and US policy in Afghanistan (all times local): 7:30 a.m. Sen. Tim Kaine says the United States needs to "make sure that Afghanistan is not a breeding ground for things that canShow More Summary
As intimidating as Wight Power can be, it can be burned to the icy ground
When you work in independent media, it’s important to keep things in perspective… what with the all power and fame that constantly surrounds you. So, in the interests of keeping ourselves grounded, we’re launching an occasional new series called ‘Videos That Got More Views Than Any New Matilda Story, Ever’. It’s part ‘excuse to run [...]Show More Summary
During the presidential campaign, about the only common ground between Donald Trump and billionaire conservative Charles Koch was a colorful disregard for each other. Koch called the choice between Trump and Hillary Clinton like opting for cancer or a heart attack. And Trump bashed big-money donors,...
By Elisabeth Jeffries Had ExxonMobil reported its reserves differently in 2016, investors might have taken another view of the company’s future. It reported its Kearl oil sands as reserves, effectively as cash in the ground. In 2016 it was ordered to take these assets of its books by the Securities and Exchange Commission. A major … Continued
Bungie has reassured the PC gaming crowd that Destiny 2 has been built from the ground up for PC hardware. Speaking at the Nvidia conference at Gamescom today, community manager Deej revealed support and customisation options for Destiny 2, which goes into beta on PC later this month. “We wanted to treat PC gamers like […]
The huge raised-relief images show a Confederate trinity sitting astride their horses, high above the ground. Hats held across their chests, President Jefferson Davis and Gens. Robert E. Lee and … Click to Continue »
Though the United States has a time-honored tradition, from the three-fifths compromise to drone warfare, of passing moral judgment on other nations without any firm moral ground to stand on, many of the accusations in the report are well-substantiated. [ more › ]
"Going to the [US] Open, it's for sure a lot of positivity with it, but the most important thing now is just to stay grounded, keep on doing the same work, believe in myself, and just prepare the best way that I can for the Open," Dimitrov said.
Amed Rosario's lethargic play on a routine ground ball cost the Mets dearly on Sunday.
ATLANTA (AP) — President Donald Trump's widely criticized response to white supremacist violence in Virginia has left Democrats in a quandary: how to seize the moral high ground without getting sucked into a politically perilous culture...Show More Summary
The lower levels of tennis can be both a proving ground for elite prospects as well a charade of mediocre athletes playacting as professionals.
If Microsoft hopes to gain ground and then keep up in the busy and competitive app space, while inspiring talented software developers to create apps for the Windows Store, it needs to maintain a high-performance platform and software marketplace. Unfortunately, for some users, that doesn't always appear to be the case....