Google Fiber has applied for a franchise agreement in Tennessee, a sign that the service provider is laying the ground work to make a possible launch of its 1 Gbps fiber-to-the-premises (FTTP) service in Nashville, reports The Tennessean.
The FT reports that George Osborne wants to make unicorn farming compulsory: The new fiscal mandate is expected to enshrine in law one area of common ground between the Tories and Lib Dems: that the cyclically adjusted current deficit should...
…looks like the NDP is getting ready to move out. I guess Tom Mulcair’s “very strong desire to keep this confidential” is no longer so “strong.” Thus: Here, Star. Here, Globe. Here, Sun. Here, CBC. Here, CTV. Here, Postmedia. Here, CP. Here, La Presse. I could go on for another half-hour or so, but I […]
It looks like winter has already arrived for much of the US, but at least it’s not -89.2C. That’s the coldest temperature ever recorded by humans at ground level on this planet. More »
In a 24-21 victory against the Minnesota Vikings, Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy set a season high in both carries and yardage. Also netting two total scores on the day, he was more than the deciding factor of the game. When...Show More Summary
Since the Grand Jury verdict in Ferguson, there have been riots, looting, assaults, guns fired and cars and businesses burned to the ground. Meanwhile, all the criminals and thugs doing
What's the best place to get a business off the ground? Contrary to popular belief, it's not California, according to a new Nerd Wallet study. Instead, looking at the availability of small-business loans and factors like affordability,...Show More Summary
Located in the center of Chengdu’s booming Dongcun district, the design was inspired by the unique ice mountain topography around Chengdu, which symbolizes the city’s growth and promising future. "Like the mountain ridges reflecting the light of the sky
The church attended by Michael Brown's father burned to the ground Monday night, and its pastor believes the fire was set by white supremacists. Rev. Carlton Lee of the Flood Christian Church in Ferguson, Missouri, told NBC News that he was vocal about his desire to see Officer Darren Wilson arrested for the shooting death of Brown. Show More Summary
Post by Liz Alterman. Before you start dinner tonight, you might want to check your fridge as well as your freezer. Minnesota-based Ranchers Legacy Meat Co. is recalling 1,200 pounds of ground beef products -- including frozen burger...Show More Summary
It can be hard to shift from work-week frenzy to a mood of gratitude when Thanksgiving suddenly arrives on your iCal. Here's how grounded wellness types channel it.
I was maybe 11 or 12 years old the first time I saw police officers grab a man and slam him to the ground. The man was not being violent. To this day I don't know what he did. I know that he was a drug addict. I know that from the way his face sagged, from how his eyes shifted in that sad, lost way unique to drug addicts. Show More Summary
Video: Sean Brock is one of the hosts of the TV show The Mind of a Chef and the executive chef at Husk, in Charleston, South Carolina. His cheeseburgers are legendary, they have a ground meat and bacon double patty and, of course, cheese. This is how he makes them. More »
It'll be 2016 before anyone can move into the seven-story mixed-user in South Park formerly known as G12, but here are the first sticks in the ground. This portion of the project...
Scott will produce the sequel, expected to star Harrison Ford. Read the full article on AICN We've assumed for a long time that if the BLADE RUNNER sequel ever got off the ground, Ridley Scott would be the dude to direct it. However,...Show More Summary
My heart aches today. I'm in Ferguson – supporting the incredible work of ACLU of Missouri, meeting with activists, helping out legal observers, handing out Know Your Rights t-shirts and cards to protesters. And, as a person of color, I'm here bearing witness. Last night, we stood with thousands of others in Ferguson, listening to St. Show More Summary
Another welcome sign of change: THE Coalition has prepared the ground for a deal on the budget as Tony Abbott assures…
Ferguson will have 2,200 National Guard troops on the ground to help prevent rioting, looting, and more fires tonight. Missouri Highway Patrol Captain Ron Johnson said there were about 700 National Guard troops in the St. Louis suburb last evening, as the Ferguson decision was announced to the public. Show More Summary
The parents of Michael Brown put out a public statement last night that is directly at odds with what one member of the family said on the ground in Ferguson, as the grand jury decision was being announced. The public statement called...Show More Summary
Texting apps on smartphones are very popular with users, and third-party social apps with instant messaging features are gaining ground as well. But most of them also come with one annoying feature, at list for some people, that lets senders know the recipient has read the message. Show More Summary