Brian Ackerman

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Don't Give Up on Bernie Sanders Yet

The mainstream media almost convinced me Bernie Sanders had lost the Democratic nomination after his disappointing Super Tuesday. When I was told the bad news, I honestly thought it was all over and the inevitable candidates were going to be Trump or Clinton. And I was livid. I wasn't going to …

Meet NCAM, the researchers helping NASA go “to the Moon, to Mars, and beyond”

Before tools get to work and hardware launches, this research group helps NASA with R&D.<p>MICHOUD, La.—Obviously, NASA's novel plans for its Space …

Donald Trump is the pinnacle of American stupidity: Why his campaign consummates decades of rising anti-intellectualism

<b>Donald Trump (AP/Charles Rex Arbogast)</b><p>It’s not that we’ve never seen anyone like Trump before. He’s just finishing the job begun by Reagan, Bush & Palin<p>Conor Lynch<p>April 3, 2016 6:00pm (UTC)<p>During Tuesday’s Republican town hall in Milwaukee, it was not a candidate, but the host, Anderson Cooper, who …

Sarah Palin takes bizarre picture with a dead pig to encourage Americans to vote Trump

Americans unconvinced by Donald Trump's presidential campaign may just have their minds changed by this photograph with Sarah Palin and a pig.<p>In a bid to get Wisconsin voters to 'reject the status quo' in the primaries, the former candidate for vice-president posed with a dead wild pig, which it is …

Germanwings Crash Pilot's Parents Reveal 'Unresolved Grief'

World<p>MAINZ, Germany — The family of the pilot who deliberately crashed a Germanwings passenger jet into the French Alps placed a notice in their local newspaper calling him “lovable and precious” and thanking neighbors for their support.<p>Relatives of Andreas Lubitz expressed gratitude to the …

Investigators probing cause of deadly Amtrak crash

PHILADELPHIA (Reuters) - Accident investigators will interview survivors of a construction crew on Tuesday to determine why a backhoe occupied the same track as an Amtrak train that slammed into the heavy equipment, killing two people and sending 35 others to hospital.<p>Sunday’s accident in the …

San Bernardino Shooting: Suspects Had Radical Ties — and a Baby Registry

U.S. news<p>If they were terrorists, the California couple suspected of staging the San Bernardino slaughter kept it well hidden.<p>They lived quietly. The husband worked a regular job. The couple apparently even created an online baby registry at Target this spring in which they listed four items on …

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