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On Tuesday evening during the State of the Union address, President Obama pledged “to protect a free and open Internet, extend its reach to every classroom, and every community, and help folks build the fastest networks.” Obama is calling on the Federal Communications Commission to...
Did you know there's another building called the Empire State Building? It's significantly shorter and less iconic, but it did have the name first. According to Curbed, 640 Broadway was built in 1897, and above its entryway were the words "Empire State Building," which will reappear following a proposed restoration. [ more › ]
... you can talk about anything you want.(The photograph shows the Wisconsin State Capitol building from across frozen Lake Mendota.)
Park Slope's Brooklyn Lyceum, which began its life as a public bath house before becoming a cafe and theater space, is soon to become condos. It's an entirely unsurprising denouement to the stately building's 100-plus year existence, but depressing nonetheless. [ more › ]
A trio of Democratic Senators has developed a new bill called the Community Broadband Act that is designed to overturn existing state laws that ban or restrict cities and towns from building their own broadband networks.
As Jack Del Rio builds his coaching staff in Oakland, he’s reached out to another former co-worker. According to Safid Deen of the Tallahassee Democrat, Florida State defensive line coach Sal Sunseri is leaving the school for a job with the Raiders. Sunseri and Del Rio worked together in Carolina in 2002, when Del Rio was…
Researchers at Ohio State University have developed a method for building a machine learning algorithm from data gathered from a variety of connected devices. There are two cool things about their…
The season the Golden State Warriors are having is nothing short of remarkable. Although it has seemingly been coming after years of building up young talent, the step forward into the NBA’s upper echelon has still been fun to watch. But...Show More Summary
"We recognize that not even a Black President will pronounce our truths. We must continue the task of making America uncomfortable about institutional racism. Together, we will re-imagine what is possible and build a system that is designed for Blackness to thrive."
The president's sixth State of the Union address to Congress last night was heavy on the actions our country should take to build on the progress that American families have made over the past two years, thanks to a recovering economy. Show More Summary
You might climb to the top of the Empire State Building, and never meet King Kong. Or visit Katz's Delicatessen, and never encounter Meg Ryan. But tourists who ran the iconic "Rocky" steps Saturday at the Philadelphia Museum of Art hit the movie-location jackpot, The Associated Press reported. Show More Summary
The AJC reports this morning that DeKalb CEO Lee May will propose Thursday in his State of the County Address that the County should build a new government center along Memorial Drive. The AJC report says that a specific location along Memorial has not been disclosed, but points out that the County owns a lot of […]
President Obama addressed the joint houses of congress Tuesday night in a State of the Union speech filled with plans to strengthen business.
Michael Daly, The Daily Beast: For a look at the state of both the nation and the world, stand on West 57th Street in New York and gaze up... and up... and up... to the summit of the new 90-story apartment building at 157 W. 57th Street, where a penthouse apartment has just sold for $100.5 million.... Show More Summary
Some familiar tech topics turned up in President Obama's annual State of the Union address on Tuesday, including a pledge to build "the fastest internet" and the need to ensure hackers…
Here's a summary of Obama's statements on NSA reform, building an open Internet, and more.
President Barack Obama declared Tuesday night that the "shadow of crisis" has passed America and urged Congress to build on economic gains by raising taxes on the nation's wealthiest to pay for reductions for the middle class - an agenda...Show More Summary
Boko Haram says it is building an Islamic state that will revive the glory days of northern Nigeria’s medieval Muslim empires, but for those in its territory life is a litany of killings, kidnappings, hunger and economic collapse. The Islamist group’s five-year-old campaign has become one of the deadliest in the world, with around 10,000 […]
Imminently, President Obama will stand before the nation and deliver the State of the Union. It's a time for our president to speak directly with the American people and lay out a plan to solve our nation's toughest, most pressing challenges. Among our most urgent, but least discussed problems is the growing epidemic of addiction in America. Show More Summary