Plagued by misconduct, New York is considering the establishment of independent review boards for prosecutors, just like the ones for judges. It’s about time.
This morning news broke here on SAB regarding the voting process for establishing a new nickname for the University of North Dakota, and the big news out of that announcement is that UND President Robert Kelley decided to exclude the “North Dakota” or no nickname option from the vote. Shortly after I broke the news,...
After years of anticipation, the board game-style RPG Galactic Keep has landed on the App Store. And it’s really good, says Gamezebo, awarding it a stellar 4.5 stars. From the review: Galactic Keep’s unique visuals might not be for everyone, and its reliance on luck makes for some teeth-gritting moments. Show More Summary
A Staten Island judge has denied the Civilian Complaint Review Board's request for testimony heard by the grand jury that declined to indict Daniel Pantaleo?the NYPD officer who put Eric Garner in a fatal chokehold in Staten Island last summer. [ more › ]
McCrory gets way on jobless benefit review board (Winston-Salem Journal) -- Gov. Pat McCrory has gotten his way in a long-simmering dispute over the composition of an independent board of review that hears appeals of unemployment insurance benefit decisions. Show More Summary
A judge has once again blocked the release of sealed grand jury records related to the death of Eric Garner at the hands of New York City police officers last summer.
If there is one thing an iPad is definitely great for, it’s digital board and card games. Such games can get a little crowded with the user interface. Especially tactics heavy turn based strategy games in the vein of Space Hulk [$4.99 (HD)] and the Hunters [$4.99] series. Hey! Speaking of those titles, I played
BCCI secretary Anurag Thakur has said there is no change in the board's position on opposing the Decision Review System
Arena of the Planeswalkers is a new frontier for the famed card game, a board/war game mashup similar to Heroscape. Does it make for a magical night? Read more...
Athlete Oscar Pistorius' release from prison was delayed on Wednesday by South Africa's Department of Justice until it is reviewed by a parole board. Pistorius was supposed to be released Friday after serving 10 months of a five-year sentence. Show More Summary
Oscar Pistorius won't be getting out of prison Friday after all.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Oscar Pistorius' release from prison was put on hold Wednesday by South Africa's Department of Justice, which said his case must be reviewed again by a parole board because he was approved to be moved to house arrest too early.
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - South Africa's Oscar Pistorius will not be released on parole this Friday and the matter will be reviewed by the parole board, Talk Radio 702 reported on Wednesday. South Africa's Justice Minister Michael Masutha...Show More Summary
Back when I lived in Seattle I would fly Alaska a ton, in particular between Seattle and Los Angeles. Alaska has four airport lounges -- called Board Rooms -- in Anchorage, Los Angeles, Portland, and Seattle. I've visited all four of...Show More Summary
Owners, operators, masters, senior officers and all others on board a tanker ships have a responsibility to comply with good and correct tanker practice, including
Four months after an ad review board, acting on a complaint from Comcast, recommended DirecTV pull its quirky promotions featuring Rob Lowe and a parade of peculiar alter-egos, a review panel upheld the original findings that some of the spots contain unsubstantiated claims — despite the fact the ads are “very funny.” A five member review panel for the … [More]
Board charged with overseeing Investa Office Management platform sale begins review.
Today we're taking a look at another mainstream LGA1150 board: MSI's H81M-E35. We'll determine what an enthusiast might give up by choosing a low-cost platform.
In 2012, New York City passed the Responsible Banking Act. The law called for a local board to review banking services every two years, with particular attention to how banks with more than $6 billion in city deposits were serving low- and middle-income communities. Show More Summary
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) launched its final version of the Clean Power Plan this week... and the reviews are in from America's editorial boards. By my review through Thursday morning, the count was 39-6 in favor of the federal plan to reduce carbon pollution and related ill health effects. read more