This must be their revenge on the higher powers that thought it would be great to create a duck with the body of a beaver.
By PA Independent Staff A local scandal in Wilkes-Barre drew increased scrutiny this week after a fed-up resident asked for a higher power to intervene, while the indictment of 10 labor union members in Philadelphia could help revive legislation that’s been sitting in Harrisburg. Show More Summary
Lil Boosie was released early by prison officials because of his good behavior behind bars... but Boosie's friend Webbie thinks the rapper was really sprung by a much higher power than the warden.Webbie hails from Louisiana, just like Boosie, and…
Desktops have always delivered better bang-for-your-buck than laptops, but they’ve always offered the best value in higher powered multimedia and gaming rigs. With much more space for cooling it’s just easier to plug in faster chips and GPUs, plus given the odds that you want to own a larger high quality display there’s no reason…
As reliability concerns climb and microgrid costs drop, Midwestern universities are installing or investigating microgrids. “Higher education facilities … really need to have reliable power, and unfortunately, the United States’ electrical...Show More Summary
Ruf has 37 years of experience of turning Porsches into even higher performance machines. For the 2014 Geneva Motor Show, it's unveiling the RCT, or Ruf Carrera Turbo, which offers power to split the difference between Porsche's 911Show More Summary
Underutilized natural gas power plants can cut greenhouse gas emissions affordably if they are used to displace higher emitting coal-fired power plants, according to a new study from Clean Air Task Force (CATF). The report says EPA can use Clean Air Act section 111(d) that results in displacement of power generation from the highest-emitting sources. […]
New 6.7-liter Power Stroke V8 diesel jumps to 440 horsepower, 860 lb-ft of torque.
Having a higher income or education than your partner could be risky, as a higher socio-economic status than one's partner increases the chance of psychological violence and abuse. This applies to both men and women. "Whenever power is unevenly allocated in a relationship the chance of physical and psychological abuse increases. Show More Summary
The BMW specialists at Alpina know how to exploit a niche when they see one. With the BMW M4 still not technically official, it saw the need for a higher performance four-seat convertible than the 435i 'vert. Enter the new B4 Bi-Turbo...Show More Summary
Most American restaurant-goers are used to writing a tip on the receipt after they enjoy a sit-down meal, but with a growing number of eateries — like food trucks and pop-up restaurants — that straddle the line between traditional dining and fast food, it’s unclear whether customers are expected to leave a tip or just be on their merry way. … [More]
Well, this more than makes up for whatever the delay is with the long-awaited Detroit Pistons 30 For 30. Behind the wisdom of Peabody Award winner Ezra Edelman, the hoops gods are bestowing a gift only the mercy of higher powers can muster. Show More Summary
One of the major factors driving protests in Venezuela is the high rate of inflation which means the purchasing power of the Bolivar has dropped substantially. Currently inflation is 3-4 percent per month, which works out to an annual rate of 56 percent. Show More Summary
The next step in the future of health is connecting mental and physical health in order to achieve higher levels of well being.
Scientists have discovered that ordinary fishing line and sewing thread can be cheaply converted to powerful artificial muscles. The new muscles can lift a hundred times more weight and generate a hundred times higher mechanical power than the same length and weight of human muscle. Show More Summary
Over the past few years, social media marketing has continued to grow as an integral part of any successful, cohesive digital marketing strategy. Community building, engagement, and marketing are all extremely powerful tools to help your content gain attention and traction on the web. Show More Summary
Russia to continue pouring money in Kiev. Sales of European car makers increased in January. M&M expects higher share prices. Tata Power Company’s shares dropped by 1.8%. Anton Siluanov, finance minister of Russia announced that Ukraine will receive a new transaction of capital following almost of month of frozen payments. Show More Summary
By Bret Jensen: "Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts." - Winston Churchill Executive Summary: Occidental Petroleum continues to evolve into a firm more focused on creating shareholder...Show More Summary
With today’s Stick-Save intervention buying power propelling the market higher after a morning downside gap, let’s take a quick look at a few similar examples to compare what happened then to what may be playing out for the rest of the day. Doing this exercise can help you focus on concepts rather than the tiny details [...]
The basketball gods don't want Michigan State to win a national title. That much is abundantly clear. With a lightning bolt from the Mt. Olympus of College Hoops, the hardwood's higher powers have taken every available opportunity to...Show More Summary