North Carolina has emerged as ground zero in the battle for voting rights—with the Supreme Court weighing in last year on a law that Republicans designed in 2013 to severely limit people’s, particularly blacks’, access to the ballot....Show More Summary
We have a white supremacist in the White House with zero legitimacy, hated by a solid majority of the American public, and who has single-handedly launched a mass nationwide resistance movement that has reached even the reddest corners of the country. Show More Summary
An FDNY EMS lieutenant whose partner died when the Twin Towers fell is the latest casualty of the toxic dust at Ground Zero.
A green-colored glass, called trinitite, was found 30 feet (10m) to 80 feet (250 m) away from ground zero after the first plutonium bomb test in 1945. They were lacking volatile elements similarly to that of lunar rocks.
See Paul Iorio’s original photos of the Berkeley riot here. The Berkeley protests against the alt-right’s Milo Yiannopoulos ? who offers up a gay version of Ann Coulter on the college lecture circuit ? started out peaceful, but then got violent, scary and volatile on Wednesday night. Show More Summary
President Donald Trump isn’t the only one to call out Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer for crying ‘fake tears’ over his travel ban order....
In the hunt for a cause and cure for Alzheimer's disease and other neurodegenerative ailments, much attention has been focused on sticky proteins called beta-amyloid plaques that build up in the brain and cause nerve damage. A new potential...Show More Summary
Planning Department’s Mission plan calls for more housing, but with an emphasis on BMR It’s 2017 and the Mission remains ground zero in the fight over San Francisco’s affordability and housing crisis. On Friday, the Planning Department...Show More Summary
Ground zero for elephant seal rookeries in California is the protected beach at Piedras Blancas near San Simeon, and this is prime mating and birthing season. [ more › ]
AP Photo/ Louis Lanzano Imam Mahdi Bray, center, executive director of the Muslim American Society, speaks at a news conference in front of the proposed Islamic center and mosque site near ground zero, Monday, September 20, 2010, inShow More Summary
Trump's lease with the federal government to develop and operate a hotel inside the historic Old Post Office building expressly prohibits any elected official from benefiting from the property. Continue reading ? The post Trump hotel is ground zero for conflict-of-interest concerns appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
MELBOURNE, Jan 15 (Reuters) - Melbourne Park was ground zero for the stunning breakthrough of Angelique Kerber's tennis career so the German has naturally savoured some golden memories before the defence of her Australian Open title...
This week's Special Sauce features Chef Marcus Samuelsson, whose restaurant, The Red Rooster, is arguably ground zero of the Harlem food and drink renaissance.
A lawyer for a retired NYPD lieutenant who says he got cancer from working at Ground Zero will press officials for a disability pension.
Another edition of the Consumer Electronics Show has come and gone, and as with most years, it was ground zero for a host of technically-but-not-really-smart things that have little practical value or actual chance of coming to market. If...Show More Summary
A pair of Chicago filmmakers braved America's curious science-meets-religion tangle through a truly curious subject. [ more › ]
The Leicester City effect is in full working order. Wes Morgan placing two giant paws on the Premier League trophy before lifting it above his head was a "ground zero" moment for English football that was always likely to see a recalibration...Show More Summary
Universal Studios Japan teases its 4D Godzilla ride with an incredible trailer that puts fans at ground zero during a giant monster attack.
This is so CES. The Consumer Electronics Show, which kicks off next week in Las Vegas, is ground zero for absurd, oftentimes pointless technologica, and today LG proved that it can get weird with the best of them. Meet the LG Levitating...Show More Summary
While both global monetary and fiscal policies struggle to keep aggregate demand if not rising, then at least constant, demographics continues to wreak havoc on the best laid plans of central planners around the rapidly aging world.Show More Summary