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FCC Questions Verizon’s Limits On Unlimited Data

Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler on Wednesday grilled Verizon on its plans to slow down the data of the top 5 percent of 4G LTE unlimited users.<p>For the past two and half years, Verizon has engaged in a process commonly known as throttling that slows down the data of the top 5 …

E.J. Dionne Jr.: Why the rush to rancor over Bowe Bergdahl?

GETTYSBURG, Pa.<p>There were many poignant moments in President Obama’s speech in Normandy commemorating the 70th anniversary of D-Day. But two sentences he spoke at what he called “democracy’s beachhead” seemed especially resonant back home.<p>“Whenever the world makes you cynical, stop and think of …

Just Days Before Tracy Morgan Accident, Senate Moved To Weaken Trucker Fatigue Rules

A deadly pileup involving a tractor-trailer early Saturday morning is likely to shine a spotlight on a recent move by the Senate Appropriations Committee to weaken federal truck safety rules.<p>Details are still emerging about the crash, which killed comedian James "Jimmy Mack" McNair and critically …

Salt Lake City police officer won’t protect gay pride parade.

The First Amendment guarantees any group the right to march through public streets to spread its message, regardless of its ideology. The Utah …

The Real Reason That Young People Can't Find Jobs

The Wall Street Journal says the problem is that Obama killed entry-level work. In fact, the problem is that too much work only pays an entry-level wage.<p>It's fairly amazing to write an article called "Why Young People Can't Find Work" that doesn't include the word <i>recession</i> or the phrase <i>going to</i> …

55 Photographs From The Annals Of History's Weird Side

1 of 56<p>Circa 1920s, a picnic at Los Angeles' California Alligator Farm, where patrons were allowed to mingle freely among trained alligators from …

Irish church faces questions over mass grave

The Roman Catholic Church in Ireland is facing fresh accusations of child neglect after a researcher found records for 796 young children believed to be buried in a mass grave beside a former orphanage for the children of unwed mothers.<p>The researcher, Catherine Corless, says her discovery of child …

Students win, tenure loses

A judge in California just sent shock waves across America's public education system, declaring tenure laws unconstitutional.<p>The case started two years ago, when nine students sued the state of California, asserting that their constitutional right to equality of education is violated by laws that …

Bowe Bergdahl returns home to a long road ahead - CNN.com

<b>(CNN)</b> -- Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, the last American prisoner of war, returned home early Friday, his hero's welcome supplanted by a controversial prisoner swap and his reputation tarnished by accusations he was a deserter.<p>He arrived in San Antonio from a military hospital in Landstuhl, Germany, …

How to Very Quickly Skill Up Your Photography With Some Research

Sometimes, as a beginner photographer, you're in a rush to simply produce photographs that don't suck. Fair enough. You want to take photographs of …

Portuguese Baked Eggs

6 Servings<p>Baked eggs are great for brunch, and this recipe is no exception. But with a green salad, it’s also hearty and satisfying enough to double as dinner.<p>October 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>¼ cup olive oil<p>3 bell peppers, any color, thinly sliced<p>1 medium red onion, thinly sliced<p>2 beefsteak tomatoes, …

Pictures of the Week 5.22.14

Instagram 6.0 Seduces Pro Photographers With Adjustable Filters And 9 New Effects

“People come to Instagram today to post their photos but haven’t come back to edit their photos” Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom tells me. So today Instagram is adding sliders to control 9 new photo effects and the intensity of its existing filters. These give everyone the power of desktop editing …

Microsoft Could Release A Touch-Friendly Version Of Office For Android Before It Comes To Windows 8

Office for Android could be available before the end of 2014 with a similar touch-friendly version Office for Windows 8 not available until 2015, Foley reports.<p>On the surface (excuse the pun) that seems shocking. But a closer look at what Microsoft is doing shows something else going on.<p>Yes, …

Google goads users to use encryption

SAN FRANCISCO — As much as 50% of e-mail traffic sent from or to Gmail users isn't really private, and Google thinks it should be.<p>To nudge e-mail providers to make use of already existing encryption, Google on Tuesday published a page telling users which e-mail services support encryption and which …

Child migrants driven to US by violence, poverty

REYNOSA, Mexico (AP) — Before 14-year-old Brian Duran set out from central Honduras in mid-April, he heard that child migrants who turned themselves …