Texas state Rep. Drew Springer (R) is attempting for the second time to eliminate benefits programs for public school employees in same-sex couples, the Texas Observer reported. Springer proposed an amendment to the state budget giving Education Commissioner Michael Williams and Attorney General...
Apple today released yet another build of OS X Yosemite 10.10.3 to both the developer and public beta programs. This version is labeled as 14D127, which is several builds newer than the previous release of 14D113. As always, this new release includes various bug fixes. As we’ve previously highlighted, 10.10.3 will bring a new, more diverse […]
The Pratt architecture school degree program in "Urban Placemaking and Management" will be the nation's first. This fall, the Pratt Institute will introduce a new master's program in designing public spaces through community planning. Show More Summary
Ten juniors from D.C. Public Schools are heading to Zagreb later this month for a cultural exchange program that could become a model for future excursions.The teens will take part in a youth exchange program run by Step Afrika!, a D.C. based professional dance company that promotes the tradition of stepping in the United States and abroad.Read full article >>
The National Security Agency (NSA) considered shutting down its secret phone surveillance program months before its former contractor Edward Snowden leaked information about it to the public, the Associated Press reports. Though top NSA leaders staunchly supported collecting and storing American...
“Ultimately, you build more support for the Percent for Art Program and more support for public art when you engage the community,” Mr. Van Bramer said. “People are asking, ‘Just include me in a meaningful way.'”
Details about TSA's program to detect suspicious air travelers have been revealed by the online publication The Intercept. As they scan passengers, TSA "behavioral detection officers" look for a 92-point checklist that includes bodyShow More Summary
Indiana Governor Mike Pence this week declared a public health emergency because of 79 H.I.V. cases among injection drug-users in the southern part of the state. Pence has launched a 30-day needle-exchange program to stop the virus, which officials say … Continue reading ? The post As HIV epidemic rages in Indiana, some lessons from British Canada appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
The 40-credit, four-semester master of science degree program is part of Pratt’s Programs for Sustainable Planning and Development.
National Public Radio has expanded its code of ethics to include those employed by acquired programs, the news organization's ombudsman, Elizabeth Jensen, announced in a post Thursday. The decision comes after Diane Rehm, the host of...Show More Summary
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence this week declared a public health emergency for Scott County, a rural part of the state that has seen an alarming number of new HIV cases in the past few months, all of which have been among injection drug users. Image:...Show More Summary
The public affairs program on March 22 were extremely close in the total viewers category, with CBS’ “Face the Nation with Bob Schieffer” barely edging out ABC’s “This Week with George Stephanopoulos” and NBC’s “Meet the Press with Chuck...Show More Summary
Microsoft today announced that its Azure Backup and Azure Site Recovery services are now generally available. The two services were previously in preview (Microsoft’s terminology for its public beta programs). The company is clearlyShow More Summary
Law-enforcement computer program called RoundUp searches for hashed images.
CBS News’ FACE THE NATION is first in viewers (3.00m) and is the #1 Sunday morning public affairs program
Indiana Gov. Mike Pence authorized a short-term needle-exchange program and declared a public health emergency in Scott County on Thursday to fight what he called an epidemic outbreak of more than 70 confirmed cases of HIV infection...
The NYPD's latest anti-crime program may be more invasive than it seems. Called ShotSpotter, this technology claims to help police reduce gun violence by monitoring public streets for loud noises. The problem is: ShotSpotter may also be able to record conversations, Fusion reports. Show More Summary
Menswear publication GQ has announced the designers for its 9th annual Best New Menswear Designers in America program. As to be expected, it’s a pretty menswear-heavy affair, with The Hill-Side, David Hart and NSF offering up conservative… The post Stampd, NSF, David Hart & More Nominated for GQ’s Best New Menswear Designers Program appeared first on Highsnobiety.
SCOTTSBURG, Ind. (AP) — Faced with a growing HIV outbreak tied to intravenous drug use, Indiana Gov. Mike Pence said Wednesday he's considering a needle-exchange program as part of a public health emergency he's preparing to declareShow More Summary
Over the past 16 years, the D.C. College Access Program has helped send nearly 23,000 Washington public and charter high school students to college. It’s also turned a few of them into stars — at least for one night.Read full articl...