LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Transportation has issued a corrective action order to Allied All American Pipeline over the pipeline rupture leading to this week's oil spill near Santa Barbara, California, federal safety officials said on Friday.
Federal authorities issued a corrective action order Friday against Plains Pipeline, the company responsible for a pipeline rupture in Santa Barbara County that spilled up to 21,000 gallons of crude into the ocean.
Yup, you read that headline correctly. In the above sneak peek to this Sunday's brand new Keeping Up With the Kardashians, Kris Jenner decides that it's time to clean out...
Many negative words have been written about Millennials, also known as the “Participation Ribbon” generation, and for the most part I have tried not to be a grumpy old man in this situation. I read about the student who sued his professor over a bad grade, and shrugged it off as an isolated incident. I […]
It's almost a century later than would have been ideal, but Sgt. Henry Johnson and Sgt. William Shemin are being awarded the Medal of Honor by President Obama at a White House ceremony for their heroics in World War I. Both had beenShow More Summary
NPR On Thursday, we pointed out a variety of correction rarely glimpsed in the wild: a correction-correction-clarification. Clarification May 21, 2015 In a previous correction on this post, we corrected something that was actually correct. Show More Summary
If you guessed "A giant sentient piece of fried chicken with huge boobs that the Colonel wants to fuck," you were correct. RocketNews24 has the cartoon backstory: [There's a] male hunk of meat...
An optometrist from British Columbia believes he’s invented the holy grail of corrective lenses: A device that lets you see “three times better than 20/20 vision” without wearing any contacts or glasses at all — for an entire lifetime. Show More Summary
THE TRIGGER-HAPPY GENERATION: Peggy Noonan’s new column in the Wall Street Journal documents the sad legacy of progressive censorship in the name of political correctness: Well, here are some questions and a few thoughts for all those who have been declaring at all the universities, and on social media, that their feelings have been hurt in […]
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NPR published a doozy of a correction this week. Specifically, a clarification about a correction of a correction -- that actually hadn't been incorrect in the first place. On Thursday, the news outlet posted a note at the end of anShow More Summary
Michigan’s driver's license policy preventing transgender people from correcting their gender puts them at risk for discrimination and injury, says a federal lawsuit filed Thursday against the state by the American Civil Liberties Union...Show More Summary
VISION: Kids Who Can’t See Can’t Learn. The Insta-Daughter had vision problems when she was young, and they affected her schoolwork until we got them corrected. I’m still not 100% confident that it’s entirely fixed — her depth perception is poor — but I don’t know what else to do.
NPR Since I started on this beat nearly a year ago, I’ve seen a lot of corrections. Some are funny, some are morbid, and some seem obvious in retrospect. But NPR on Thursday published something I’ve never witnessed before — the seldom-seen...Show More Summary
A state prison board Thursday approved parole for an inmate who recently won a federal court order for the state to pay for gender reassignment surgery, according to the state corrections department.
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Jeb Bush finally got his answer right. Bowing to the political correctness of the moment, the aspiring President Bush III fell into line and spoke the magic words. If I knew then what I know now, I would not have launched an invasion of Iraq. It did not come easily. Show More Summary
For a certain kind of centrist liberal who is hyper-vigilant about the re-emergence of '90s-era "political correctness," the phrase trigger warning can be a little triggering. In theory, trigger warnings are merely little content notes for those who need a little more mental preparation for emotionally taxing material. Show More Summary
The quicker healthcare professionals and patients can arrive at a correct diagnosis, the better. This is what has motivated Infermedica to build an intelligent diagnostic engine that can power third-party applications.
I often talk about data governance as a “necessary evil” that starts to seem more necessary and less evil when it is done correctly and organizations reap the benefits in terms of data quality and better insights. This same characterization can apply to the workplace partnerships that must be fostered [...]