Qualcomm has been handed a 30-day reprieve from Broadcom’s $117-billion hostile takeover bid so U.S. regulators can conduct a national security investigation of the potential deal. In an unusual move late Sunday, the interagency Committee on Foreign Investment in the U.S. ordered Qualcomm to delay...
Why Baltimore’s Civilian Review Board hasn’t done much to fix its police crisis [J.F. Meils, Capitol News Service/Maryland Reporter] Three prosecutors with high national profiles who’ve put up dogged, maybe too dogged, resistance toShow More Summary
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) invested more than $27 billion in biomedical research through competitive grants during its 2017 fiscal year. Those grants were awarded based on scores assigned by, and conversation between, expert peer reviewers.
Research headed by a University of Huddersfield professor has caused an influential social work organisation to call for a major review of UK adoption law, so that children who have been adopted could retain much closer contact with their birth families.
On Thursday, February 22, Silicon Valley billionaire Vinod Khosla filed a Petition for Writ of Certiorari to the U.S. Supreme Court, asking the nation's highest court to review lower court decisions for public access at Martins Beac...
Public funding for fertility services within the United Kingdom is limited, and therefore, strict guidance exists regarding who can be offered treatment under the National Health Service (NHS). Body mass index...
The president of the Front National is a skilful operator who pretends to represent something new. This book looks closely at her words During the campaign for last year’s presidential election, Marine Le Pen presented herself as the...Show More Summary
Review: Political Tribes: Group Instinct and the Fate of Nations by Amy Chua is an “accessible and provocative treatment [that] sets up...
My WTF? A trade war?! morning train reads: • Dow Vigilantes (Yardeni) • Harvard Blew $1 Billion in Bet on Tomatoes, Sugar, and Eucalyptus (Bloomberg Businessweek) • How Quantum Computing Threatens Blockchain (National Review) • HowShow More Summary
Mashable, An AI Just Beat Top Lawyers at Their Own Game: The nation's top lawyers recently battled artificial intelligence in a competition to interpret contracts — and they lost. A new study, conducted by legal AI platform LawGeex in consultation with law professors from Stanford University, Duke University School of...
The Post reports: The Supreme Court on Monday declined to enter the national controversy over “dreamers,” turning down the Trump administration’s request to immediately review lower court decisions that keep in place the program that protects undocumented immigrants brought here as children from deportation. … Federal district judges in California and New York have issued […]
The author of “Beasts of No Nation” writes a new book about sexuality, race, and cultural dislocation. Laura Miller reviews.
The well-wired Asian nation's culture and technology was heavily on patriotic display tonight in NBC's coverage of the Closing Ceremony of the XXIII Winter Games but it was the music of South Korea that really owned the beat and heart...Show More Summary
David Codrea: I guess it’s no surprise to see NRO offering a sop, as if that will satisfy those who’ve made it clear they want it all. National Review founder William F. Buckley didn’t really get the “shall not be infringed” thing either, on either prior restraints or on militia-suitable arms. And sorry, but David […]
The Australian singer-songwriter returns Friday with new album 'Nation of Two,' his first since breaking out with folk-pop single 'Riptide.'
National Review's Mona Charen was escorted out by security guards. It’s hard to pick a singular highlight/lowlight from CPAC, the annual gathering of conservative American patriots which this year featured an Anglo-Hungarian Neo-Nazi, a British anti-Semite, and a French Islamophobe. Show More Summary
National Review writer Mona Charen “was escorted out of the Conservative Political Action Conference on Saturday after slamming President Trump and conservatives for behaving like ‘hypocrites’ when it comes to women’s issues,” the Washington Examiner reports. Said Charen: “I’m disappointed [...]