BEIRUT (Reuters) - The battle for control of the northern Syrian city of Aleppo intensified on Sunday with air strikes, ground offensives and shelling, the morning after a resurgence in fighting ended a Russian ceasefire, a monitor and rebel groups said.
I did not coin the phrase in this article’s headline. It came, I believe, from an asinine press release I read years ago. It was a stupid phrase then, and it’s a stupid phrase now, but the idea behind it does have some merit. A collaborative...Show More Summary
VIENNA (Reuters) - The cultivation of opium poppy in Afghanistan, the world's main source of heroin, has risen to its third-highest level in more than 20 years, the United Nations confirmed on Sunday, as the Taliban insurgency gains ground.
Pennsylvania has become ground zero for "election rigging" concerns over the past two election cycles. In 2012, Romney's performance in Philadelphia drew a huge amount of suspicion when he received exactly 0 votes in 59 voting divisions within the city. Show More Summary
Terry Williams of Utah bought an oil and gas lease at a BLM auction but says she wants to leave the oil and gas in the ground. That's illegal, BLM says. Are they right? BLM Refuses To Issue Oil And Gas Leases To Utah Couple was originally posted on: PlanetSave. Show More Summary
Early this afternoon, while watching songbirds at the feeding area on our Littleton farm, I noticed several meadow voles, scurrying between a rocky border and the seed-covered ground. More than willing to share the handouts with ourShow More Summary
As Donald Trump has ratcheted up his hateful rhetoric against the media, his fans have grown increasingly hostile to the reporters on the ground covering the campaign. On Saturday, CNN’s Jim Acosta posted video of Trump supporters screaming at him as he tried to file a live report....
Family of 32-year-old who died after pregnancy claim she was denied procedure on ‘moral’ grounds Italian police are investigating a dozen doctors at a Sicilian hospital after the family of a 32-year-old woman who died after a miscarriage claimed she was not given adequate medical attention. Show More Summary
The Neuberger Museum of Art announced today that it opened a new public space for public art, Neuberger Museum of Art SPACE | 42, located on the ground floor of 33 West 42nd Street in Manhattan, the recently renovated historic building occupied by SUNY College of Optometry. Show More Summary
JAMAICA, Queens (WPIX) — A man is being sought for striking a 69-year-old woman in the head, causing her to fall to the ground and suffer a "serious" head injury, police said Tuesday. Richard Springer, also known as "Kwasi," is considered a "known individual" to police, according to the NYPD. Show More Summary
Donald Trump traveled to Gettysburg, Pennsylvania—the bloodiest site of the Civil War and, in Trump's words, "hallowed ground where so many lives were given in service to freedom"—to lay out a vision for his first 100 days as president. Show More Summary
Hey Joe, what’s that on the ground by your feet? No, no, your feet. No, your other feet—there ya go! Yeah, right there. It looks SHINY. How about you just bend down there and check it out, whoop, down ya go! Read more...
Everybody had turned forty or was about to, so, even though the time capsule had been in the ground for only eighteen years, not a significant number, we decided to dig it up. William called that shot. William’s fortieth would be the last, and William had stood at the heart of things back in college. Show More Summary
Salisbury steak, it’s been said, was named after Dr. J. H. Salisbury, a 19th-century physician and lover of ground and minced beef. Dr. Salisbury was convinced that meat, especially when ground up, could cure a wide variety of ailments. Show More Summary
The Donnie’s 100 Days speech at Gettysburg began 55 minutes late. Rudy Giuliani blamed it on the weather, although the press plane had no trouble landing. FDR it was not. Coming across as a combination of Pat Buchanan, Father Charles Coughlin,...Show More Summary
Jacob Bronsther, New Republic: Conspiracy theorizing is grounded in America's self-conception as a chosen people. Somewhere along the way, though, America has augmented this moral self-conception to incorporate the ideal that the nation is also destined for -- and indeed deserving of -- greatness and power on Earth, down in the valley below the Hill. Show More Summary
Hussam Matti knelt to the ground, grabbed two fistfuls of brown-gray sand and poured it over his head. The grains mixed with the sweat on his brow as he stood up, smiled and threw up his arms. “This is the earth of Bartella,” he shouted. “This is our land.” Government forces earlier this week...
The art of framing and math find common ground in Taylor Holland's 'Fra[mes]' series.
Terry Tate tackles Donald Trump to the ground in a new Funny Or Die spoof clip. Lester Speight’s fictional “Office Linebacker” slams the GOP nominee against the infamous bus in which he was captured boasting about being able to grabShow More Summary
Filming for the ninth season of The Real Housewives of New York got underway this week. Luann de Lesseps and Ramona Singer hit the ground running by confirming the news on social media with Bravo cameras in tow. Let the games begin Season 9 #RHONY xo pic.twitter.com/egwWaIc7O7 — Luann de Lesseps (@CountessLuann) October 20, 2016 Office days.. Keeping hydrated and planning […]