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What Public Health Researchers Want You to Know About Gun Control

Ziming Xuan, <i>Boston University</i> and Sandro Galea, <i>Boston University</i><p><i>Editor's note: In the wake of the mass shooting at Umpqua Community College in Oregon, The Conversation US asked two public health researchers on gun violence to help us understand this latest violent act. Sandro Galea is the dean of</i> …

Bernie Sanders vs. the Lamestream Media

The 2016 candidate’s criticism of the press is central to the way the socialist sees the world.<p>Tuesday’s first-of-the-season Democratic debate is unlikely to be what Bernie Sanders thinks it should be: a high-minded and nuanced discussion about the policies and prescriptions that would help …

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Sanders prepares for his national debate-stage debut

Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders (I) has been one of the biggest surprises of the early presidential campaign season, as he steadily rises in the Democratic primary polls and draws adoring throngs numbering tens of thousands to his rallies across the country.<p>On Tuesday, with the lead-off of six …

Bernie Sanders; Winning Personality

<i>Presidential Candidate Senator Bernie Sanders (D-VT)</i><p>Never underestimate a guy from Brooklyn.<p>Speaking in Boston this week to a crowd of 20,000, Sanders was aware he was holding the largest Democratic Primary rally ever held in the history Massachusetts. His numbers beat the 10,000 person crowd Obama …

The Populist Prophet

Bernie Sanders has spent decades attacking inequality. Now the country is listening.<p>If you attended a Bernie Sanders rally this summer, when his seemingly quixotic Presidential campaign began gathering force, you might have noticed a few surprising things about the crowd. One was the scarcity of …

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Bernie Sanders to pit his bulldog debate style against Clinton | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton’s biggest rival for the Democratic presidential nomination, is a novice to the bright lights of prime-time television, but politicians who have sparred with him in the past predict he will be a tenacious brawler in their party’s debate on Oct. …

Watch Stephen Colbert’s Powerful Monologue About Oregon Shooting

Stephen Colbert ended his first month as <i>The Late Show</i> host by opting to tackle tragedy head on with a powerful monologue that examined yet another …

Stephen Colbert

Bernie Sanders And Ben Carson: Running With The Big Dogs — Financially

Hats off to Bernie and Ben!<p>The ultimate outsiders have acquired the ultimate insider's credential: enormous war chests of political money.<p>In the third quarter of this year, Sen. Bernard Sanders, the Vermont independent running for president as a Democrat, raised $26 million. Ben Carson, the retired …

Sanders vs. Clinton: Who Has the Best Plan for America's College Students?

<i>Sign up here to get alerted when RJ posts a new segment on money and politics.</i><p>The differences between the college financing plans offered by Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton are important - both for their impact on the middle class, and for what they tell us about the candidates and their …

Bernie Sanders’ New Campaign Surrogate: Pope Francis

He talked about the pope at Liberty. He promoted the pope's speech. His office has sent links out comparing their messages. And in Iowa on Saturday, Sanders opened his speeches by reading and talking about Pope Francis.<p>DES MOINES, Iowa — Before the crowd gathered around a small platform outside the …

Full Conversation: Bernie Sanders on his Campaign, Healthcare, Biden - NBC News

This has been the biggest surprise for the Democratic Party

And yet here we are: In the biggest surprise of the race for the Democratic presidential nomination, this thoroughly implausible man, Bernie Sanders, is a sensation.<p>He is drawing enormous crowds—11,000 in Phoenix, 8,000 in Dallas, 2,500 in Council Bluffs, Iowa—the largest turnout of any candidate …

Is Transparency The Music Industry's Next Battle?

The issue of how much musicians theoretically earn from their work has moved out of the trade press and into social media's trending topics recently, whether that's Taylor Swift demonstrating her clout via a successful protest of Apple Music or Jay Z's Tidal promising artists higher royalty rates …

Carrie Underwood

Microsoft went all out for its Windows 10 desktop background

When Windows 10 launches on July 29, pay special attention to the default desktop background.<p>Microsoft partnered with San Francisco designer Bradley …

Windows 10

A Look at How the Top iOS Mobile Photo Editing Apps Stack Up

With many cameras now supporting integrated Wi-Fi connectivity, a good number of photographers are editing their photographs while still on the road. …

Microsoft opens Windows 10 to Apple, Android apps

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Microsoft hopes to get more people using the next version of its Windows software on all kinds of devices by giving them access …

'A God That Could Be Real' In The Scientific Universe

<i>Part One Of Two. (Read Part Two here.)</i><p>"God" is a word. If we define it, even subconsciously, as something that cannot exist in our universe, we banish the idea of God from our reality and throw away all possibility of incorporating a potent spiritual metaphor into a truly coherent big picture. But …

Apple Watch: The Secret History of the iPhone Killer | WIRED

In early 2013, Kevin Lynch accepted a job offer from Apple. Funny thing about the offer: It didn’t say what he would be doing. So intense is Apple’s …

Smartwatches

New Windows 7 Patch Is Badware, Disables Graphics Driver Updates And Windows Defender

*<i>Due to some valid complaints regarding my usage of the term “Malware,” I’ve updated the headline with a more accurate description of the Windows Update: “Badware,” which is unintentionally harmful software.</i><p>If you have Windows 7 set to automatically update every Tuesday, it may be time to …