Good morning. I'm Paul Thornton, The Times' letters editor, and it is Saturday. Happy Independence Day, Moldova. Here's a look back at the week in Opinion. Subscribe to the newsletter The presidential campaign has come to this: Barely more than two months out from election day, some voters (and...
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NEW DELHI/ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - When Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi met top aides to prepare last week's annual Independence Day address, some senior bureaucrats warned him against mentioning Baluchistan, arch-rival Pakistan's restive southwestern province.
Bye, bye bloatware! Samsung is freeing US consumers from carrier restrictions and crapware, with the launch of unlocked Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge models.
They're baaaaack. Just when you thought humanity's future was already dimmed with tough problems like climate change, terrorism and reality TV, bad guys from a distant planet show up to ruin everyone's whole summer. It's "Independence Day: Resurgence." Read more: Independence Day, Aliens, Movie Reviews, Science News
One of the conversations I keep having with friends this month is how the summer movies this year have been atrocious. The summer seems filled with bad sequels like Independence Day Resurgence, Jason Bourne, and X-Men: Apocalypse, lackluster...Show More Summary
With an 11-month-old baby boy and an independent "threenager," Hannah Young finds herself in the middle of two major meltdowns on a daily basis. But on this particularly awful day, Hannah could tell that both of her kids were about to lose it. Show More Summary
“31 Days to Financial Independence” is an ongoing series that appears every Thursday on The Simple Dollar. You might want to start this series from the beginning! In the first part of this series, we took a long look at the things that...Show More Summary
August 25, 1995: Apple releases the PowerBook 5300, the same Mac laptop which saves the world from alien invaders in the 1996 blockbuster movie Independence Day. And makes a whole lot more big-screen appearances too, for that matter…...Show More Summary
A debate between two British academics in honor of National Ukrainian Independence Day. [Debates.EU] Fascinating podcast with Professor Steve Drizin who heads up the legal team defending Making A Murderer's Brendan Dassey. [Scalar Learning] You really don't want a stressed out jury on your hands. Show More Summary
Former US Ambassador to Russia Michael McFaul was noticed posting the wrong Ukrainian flag twice on Twitter after congratulating Ukraine on its Independence Day. The first flag was black and yellow, the second – posted upside-down.
Ukraine’s National Guard and Armed Forces were given an unwanted independence day gift, as hackers seized their social media channels and declared in Russian “Ukraine is no more.” The apparent hack occurred shortly after midday, while...Show More Summary
On this day 25 years ago, Ukraine became an independent state. Adam Hinton was a 26-year-old recent graduate of England’s Trent Polytechnic (now Nottingham Trent University) at the time, and he wanted to see what life in a new nation was like, particularly in industrial areas whose working class had been romanticized during Soviet rule. Show More Summary
KIEV (Reuters) - Troubled Ukraine put on a show of its military strength on independence day on Wednesday and President Petro Poroshenko said the country had to rely on its own might rather than international guarantees.
Now that we have Frank Ocean’s Blonde in our hands, it feels like an emotional forever ago (read: an eternity in four days) when we were watching his “visual album” Endless and wondering where the real album was, the Boys Don’t Cry album Ocean teased last summer. Well, Boys Don’t ... More »
Attempt, if you will, a thought experiment. Try to imagine the 25th anniversary think piece on “Independence Day: Resurgence.” Or if that doesn’t work, try to picture the 30th anniversary oral history of the making of “X-Men: Apocalypse.” If either of those suggestions made you burst out laughing, it’s only to be expected. Show More Summary
The summer movie season has been pretty lackluster all-around; there have been a few standouts, but for the most part it's been the likes of Independence Day: Resurgence, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows feat. Canadian Casey Jones,...
Twenty years after mysterious aliens nearly wiped out humankind, they’re back with a vengeance in this explosive sequel to the original blockbuster hit, INDEPENDENCE DAY! Using recovered alien technology, the nations of Earth developed a vast defense program to protect the planet, led by Jeff Goldblum, returning as brilliant scientist David Levinson. But nothing could […]
Y-O’s Tony Moxberg and Styles P connect in the new visual for “For This Paper”, off Tony’s Independence Day mixtape, out now. Previously: Tony Moxberg ft. Chris Rivers – Gatpack Rap (Video)
Brandon Thomas of the independent Gateway Grizzlies had a roller-coaster day.