In an effort to allay local concerns over a massive data center project in Galway, Ireland, Apple this week offered greater detail on environmental initiatives it has planned for the site, from forest repopulation to the creation of a public woodland walkway.
Savannah, y'all. Where do I even begin? I feel like I could have stayed for days, a week, a month and never gotten my fill of this gorgeous city. The locals were friendly and eccentric, the food was stupidly good, and walking around the town at night was like being in the most expertly... Continue reading
May 27 (Reuters) – Brazilian police said this week they were investigating local units of three international steelmakers in a massive corruption investigation involving the country’s state-run oil company, Petroleo Brasileiro SA, or Petrobras. Show More Summary
By Marco Bratusch Tonight in Paris, France, MK Events will present an intriguing card at the famous Cirque d’hiver. Originally billed as a tripleheader, the card ran into trouble earlier this week when both local champion Cedric Vitu and Catalan … Continue reading ? The post Amar-Demchenko headline in Paris rematch appeared first on Boxing News.
Now here's a job posting you don't see every day. An Australian family is making headlines for a classified ad they posted in their local paper this week asking for applicants of a certain age, who are enthusiastic about time spent with little children, picnics and playing board games. No -- they're not seeking a babysitter, they say. Show More Summary
[Content Note: Anti-choice terrorism.]I am just incandescently angry about this:A suspicious fire in a Central California Planned Parenthood clinic has forced the local women's health center to shut down for the rest of the week.The suspected arson took place early Wednesday morning, according to police. Show More Summary
Last week Republican Arkansas Sen Tom Cotton said the U.S. wasn’t locking enough people up in its jails and prisons. This week the president of the American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE) Council of Prison Locals (CPL), Eric...Show More Summary
In an interview with KTVX this week, rape survivor Amelia Dennie broke into tears as she explained how the court system allowed her attacker to go free even though he was caught acknowledging the crime on tape. After years of reporting on rapes and sexual assaults in Utah, KTVX reporter Kim Fischer...
The World Humanitarian Summit kicked off this week with an estimated five thousand international organizations and companies set to convene in Istanbul. A key focus of this year's conference is Syria's ongoing civil war and how aid and services can be more effectively delivered. Show More Summary
You may have heard some rumblings about this in recent weeks, but Governor Jerry Brown has been pushing through a revision to the state's density bonus program that would potentially wipe out the ability of local governments to stall developments or conduct design reviews, in an effort to streamline the development process and make housing development easier. [ more › ]
It must be May if Star City stands on the brink of destruction, but Oliver Queen’s hometown is far from the only major locale in jeopardy by this week’s Arrow Season 4 finale “Schism.” A new extended trailer for the May 25 closer sees Damon Darhk’s nukes once again on the warpath, while Star City erupts in an all-out streetfight. You know … again. Continue reading…
This week's sounds are so fresh they're wired in direct from your local greengrocer...Lizabett Russo - The Burning MountainThe Soft Lemons - I've Lost Control Of My Female FURS - Holy ReviewerGrip-Like Vice - Passable Face Tindrumm - Sold My Skin
While in India this week, CEO Tim Cook and a team of fellow Apple executives will reportedly be meeting with the leaders of local telecoms firms, looking to bolster iPhone numbers with partnerships on sales and distribution.
Lawmakers in the Midwest US state of Missouri ended the year’s session after passing laws described as a "big win" for gun rights advocates this week, the local press reported.
April was another intense month for me. Just a few weeks after the Kyoto LocJAM workshop, I was back on stage for the LocWorld game localization round table in Tokyo. I also took this chance to meet pairs at the…
Last week, a blog post by a designer named James Pinkstone made the rounds; in it, the writer claimed that Apple Music and iTunes teamed up to delete his 122GB of local music files and basically cause havoc with his library. This isn't...Show More Summary
Earlier this week, in Waterloo, Iowa, a synagogue was vandalized. The criminals had spray-painted the phrase "Jesus Saves" along with two crosses on the building. While it may not seem too horrible, as far as graffiti goes, the police are calling it a hate crime since it directly goes after Jewish beliefs. Show More Summary
Lebanese Shia group says Mustafa Badreddine was killed in an air strike this week in Syria, according to local media.
The FuoriSalone program during this year's Milan Design Week saw hundreds of independent designers and architects inhabit local shops, buildings and public spaces in and around central Milan. Currently, the FuoriSalone is one of theShow More Summary
This is the first post in a new weekly miniseries about advertisements in 19th century books. The nineteenth century was an incredible period for tourism in the Alps. From the […]