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21 Investments Every Autism Parent Needs to Make

Depending on where you are along the autism parenting journey, you may have come across a few items that seem to be worth their weight in gold to …

Autism

Nebraska among states hardest-hit by GOP health care bill

A new report says the Republican plan to replace the Affordable Care Act would raise health insurance costs in Nebraska faster than in most other …

Health Care

Index predicts fast growth for Nebraska economy in second half of 2017

Nebraska’s economic growth is predicted to be on the rise in the second half of the year, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Bureau of Research …

Nebraska

Nebraska, Iowa agriculture businesses fear Trump's immigration policies will cause labor loss

COLUMBUS, Neb. — Some of the peppers you’ll see this summer at farmers markets and grocery stores got their start last week with Felipe de Jesus …

Agriculture

Nebraska preliminary jobless rate at 3.3 percent in January

Nebraska's preliminary unemployment rate of 3.3 percent in January matched the revised December rate, according to a report released Monday.<p>The …

Nebraska

How to help children with autism make, and keep, friends

Matthew rarely was invited to birthday parties or play groups as a young child. On the few occasions he was included, his mother said a prayer and “hoped nothing bad would happen,” she recalls.<p>“Crowds overwhelmed him. The noise, the games and toys were too much, and sometimes he’d run to another …

Parenting

From a Sesame Street muppet to Dustin Hoffman's Rain Man: 7 depictions of autism on screen

Autism

Bravo, Sesame Street – your character with autism will erode ignorance

The arrival of Julia is a wonderful thing. Any child who watches her will learn about acceptance and understanding of difference<p>It is commonly held that kids can be cruel, but it’s not a phrase I have ever used, largely because I regard it as a spectacular understatement. Children can be, and …

Autism

'Dangerous' 7-year-old Linux Kernel vulnerability discovered

Positive Technologies security researcher Alexander Popov, has found and fixed a vulnerability (CVE-2017-2636) in the Linux kernel that allowed local …

Linux

How to Find and Change MAC Address on Windows and MacBook

Even if you have a Windows computer, your machine still has a MAC address. The initials might throw you off a bit and make you think that it’s only …

Ethical Hacking

First Hint at Ubuntu 17.10 Codename Revealed?

What comes after Z?<p><b>We may have our first clue as to the Ubuntu 17.10 name.</b><p>With the upcoming release of Ubuntu 17.04 ‘Zesty Zapus’ bringing us …

Plasma Team Discusses Web-browser integration, Bundled Apps and new Features

In February, KDE's Plasma team came together in for their yearly in-person meeting. The meeting was kindly hosted by von Affenfels GmbH, a webdesign …

KDE

Ground Zero » 3/20: BACK TO THE DROWNING POOL W/JAKE ANDERSON

Breaking News, Recent Shows - posted on March 20, 2017 by Ron Patton<p>BACK TO THE DROWNING POOL<p>I have been noticing there has been a so-called exposé …

American Horror Story

Justin Bieber’s reptile conspiracy rears its scaly head once again

Rumors of pop star Justin Bieber‘s secret identity as a reptilian shapeshifter have once again reared their green, scaly heads.<p>(Allegedly) according …

Conspiracies

A mysterious creature is stripping the wool and the skin off the bones off sheep in the Scottish Highlands

A large “cat” with a taste for mutton is believed to be roaming the most remote parts of northern Scotland, stripping sheep from their skin and …

Paranoia, conspiracy theory and a plan to make America great again: The Illuminati panic of the 1790s

America was under attack from shadowy foreign conspiracies and imaginary enemies — when John Adams was president<p>Over the course of the 2016 election, I and other commentators drew parallels between Trump’s conspiratorial ethno-nationalist politics and the brief 1850s emergence of the …

Conspiracies

Chuck Berry, rock 'n' roll pioneer, dead at 90

(CNN)Chuck Berry, a music pioneer often called "the Father of Rock 'n' Roll," died Saturday at his home outside St. Louis, his verified Facebook page said. He was 90.<p>A post on the St. Charles County police Facebook page said officers responded to a medical emergency at the residence around 12:40 …

Music

Jeff Bezos looks a little too happy piloting a giant mechanical robot

Add this to the growing pile of evidence the world is slowly transitioning into a sci-fi dystopia: a billionaire entrepreneur with a sideline in building space rockets has been showing off by piloting a 13-foot-tall robot.<p>Amazon CEO and fifth richest person in the world Jeff Bezos got behind the …

Jeff Bezos

Stephen Hawking is being sent to space

Stephen Hawking is going to go to space.<p>The cosmologist and physicist will leave the Earth on board Richard Branson's spaceship, he has …

Space Travel

Scientists Say This Rogue Planet Contradicts Existing Models of Planetary Formation

This world is not like the others.<p>A giant rogue world once described as the "planet that shouldn't be there" looks like it actually formed out in …

Astronomy

Real-life Robocops will soon replace human police

Robot police were once sci-fi fantasy, but soon the real thing will be patrolling the streets of Dubai.<p>While the original RoboCop from the 1987 film, a superhuman cyborg law enforcer, could hunt down murderous criminals, the real-life version will be tackling more straightforward misdemeanours<i>.</i><p>The …

Robots

Billionaire philanthropist David Rockefeller dies at age 101

A billionaire philanthropist who was the last of his generation in the famously philanthropic Rockefeller family has died. David Rockefeller was 101 …

Wealth

Truman Was Right About the CIA

By: Jeff Deist <br>Say what you will about President Harry Truman, but at least he didn't leave the White House a suspiciously rich man. He also actually</i> …

Conservative POV

Dancing Zebra Footage: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

Ground Zero » 3/17: FINGER PUPPET GOVERNMENT

Breaking News, Recent Shows - posted on March 17, 2017 by Ron Patton<p>FINGER PUPPET GOVERNMENT<p>The term Deep State is now being used by the mainstream …

North Korea

Heartbreaking letter from dying EPA scientist begs Monsanto "moles" inside the agency to stop lying about dangers of RoundUp (glyphosate)

(Natural News) The following letter from EPA scientist Marion Copley (now deceased from cancer) has surfaced in the unsealed court documents …

The UFO Question

Share Email Comments<p>The UFO question came about from Jimmy Kimmel. Not once, but four times in the past two years and seven months he has asked three …

U.S. Air Force Colonel Blows Whistle On Extraterrestrial Involvement With Apollo 13

Since we first turned our dreams of travelling to the moon into a reality, there has been controversy. Some believe that most of the landing footage …

Pope tells priests to call in exorcists when needed

Pope Francis on Friday advised priests who hear troubled confessions from parishioners to not hesitate to call on the services of an exorcist. A good …

Pope Francis

4 Important NASA Missions That May Vanish in 2018

The newly released White House budget proposes cuts to the space agency's Earth sciences program, including cancellation of key satellites.<p>For more than half a century, NASA has been revealing new wonders about one of the most complex planets in the solar system—Earth. Using its formidable …

Space