Post by Mary Fischer One of the hardest things for military parents to come to terms with is being far away from home and missing out on all of their kids' activities, school plays, and everything in between. And that's why Major Jake...Show More Summary
Fifty minutes. That’s all it took for a mile-wide tornado with wind speeds as strong as 210 mph to destroy hundreds of homes and businesses in and around the Oklahoma City suburb of Moore. The devastating storm injured more than 200Show More Summary
For some children, the uncertainty of life on the street is better than certainty of violence at home. It was for me. At age 14, I escaped from an abusive home with no money, nowhere to go and only the clothes I was wearing.
We must continue to fight every step of the way to ensure immigration reform achieves a roadmap to citizenship for immigrants and an immigration process that respects the civil rights and liberties of immigrants, including women in deportation proceedings.
When a Minnesota home remodeler decided to plunk down $10,100 for a fixer-upper to rehab, he just assumed it was a no-lose investment. Little did he know about the rare comic book he’d find stashed in the wall of the house. While gutting the house one day, he stumbled upon an Action Comics #1 from 1938, which just happens to … [More]
Vin Diesel says that 'Fast & Furious 7' is headed back home to Los Angeles.
Came home to find two parcels had arrived for me today. The first was from Amazon and was a new Reiner Knizia game, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey - Das Kartenspiel. This is a refinement of King’s Gate and ported to Middle Earth to tie in with the film. The second was a copy of [...]
National median existing-home price up 11% since last April, to $192,800.
(Orin Kerr) Here’s an interesting new application of Florida v. Jardines (March 26, 2013), which recently held that bringing a drug-sniffing dog up to the front door of a home for a “sniff” of the front door area is a Fourth Amendment search. In this morning’s decision in Powell v. State of Florida, officers went up to [...]
You can’t be serious…. Paris Hilton Signs With Cash Money Records Via MTV reports: Paris Hilton has found a new home, and some of her roommates include Lil Wayne, Drake and Nicki Minaj. The heiress/singer/”Bling Ring” actress has reportedly
Sales of existing homes eased up 0.6% in April to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 4.97 million, according to a National Association of Realtors report released today. Although this marks an improvement over March's unrevised 0.6%...Show More Summary
In a pure case of closing the barn doors after the horses have come home (and so many corporate Twitter accounts have been hacked), Twitter has announced today the option to implement two-factor authentication. If users opt-in, any sign-on...Show More Summary
Kate Middleton may be at home playing domestic goddess for Prince William, but her sister Pippa Middleton is still VERY much down to go out and party in London Town! Pippa and her tall and handsome boyfriend Nico Jackson were spotted Tuesday (above) entering/exiting the launch party for Mr. Fogg's, a new cocktail lounge located in [...]
Mark di Suvero's "Old Buddy (For Rosko)" at its new home on Crissy Field There's a new collection of giant orange, steel structures down the street from the Golden Gate Bridge and some people aren't happy about. Today, an...
Newly uncovered court documents reveal the Justice Department seized records of several Fox News phone lines as part of a leak investigation — even listing a number that, according to one source, matches the home phone number of a reporter’s parents. The seizure was ordered in addition to a court-approved search warrant for Fox News [...]
Officials say Ibragim Todashev lunged at FBI agent with a knife in Orlando home before being shot dead
One of the great things about setting aside land as a sanctuary for one creature is that it helps to preserve a whole ecosystem full of plants and animals -- some of which we may not even know exist yet. Take for example the two newShow More Summary
Exactly one month ago we told you about 85 Linda, the 2-bed, 1.5-bath single-family home on a quaint street in the Mission. The home had come onto the market asking $1,249,000. It sold this week for $1,800,000, or $551,000 over...
Portland is a well-recognized hub for Open Source technologies in the Northwest, home to conferences such as OSCON and Open Source Bridge as well as hosts of OpenSQL Camp in 2009. As such it is a very natural place for our next Percona MySQL University event scheduled for June 17. We run this event in [...]Show More Summary
As global warming dumps more and more energy into our atmosphere it’s changing our weather from something that used to spoil the family picnic to something that relocate your home on surprisingly short notice. While you may not be able...Show More Summary