Jolene Rodriguez

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10 members of Congress took trip secretly funded by foreign government

See which lawmakers took the trip and how much it cost View Graphic<p>The state-owned oil company of Azerbaijan secretly funded an all-expenses-paid trip to a conference in Baku, on the Caspian Sea, in 2013 for 10 members of Congress and 32 staff members, according to a confidential ethics report …

Corruption

Vatican causes stir with treaty recognizing Palestine as a state

JERUSALEM — The Vatican announced a treaty Wednesday that reaffirms Palestinian statehood, a step that immediately drew Israeli criticism and stirred alarm that an activist Pope Francis was advancing the Palestinian cause at Israel’s expense.<p>The agreement, being finalized in Rome by a group called …

Israel

The Justice Department is reviewing its Stingray phone-tracking programs

For years, the phone-tracking devices known as Stingrays have been one of law enforcement's most closely guarded secrets — but a new report from <i>The Wall Street Journal</i> suggests that may be about to change. According to the report, the Justice Department is in the midst of a full review of how law …

Surveillance

WhatsAlarm the full featured alarm for Windows phone - MSPoweruser

<b>Today we’re glad to introduce you WhatsAlarm.</b><p>WhatsAlarm is like the swiss knife of alarms. Written by the developers of ARCOSoftware, this app gently …

The Original Edison Bell Jar Table Lamp Dome lamp

The Original Bell Jar Lamp<p>Featured in Southern Living & Garden and Gun Magazine. Add some industrial charm to any home, office or retail space with the Bell Jar Table Lamp. This beautifully rustic lamp has a vintage style socket, cream cloth covered cord hand blown glass dome and an inline switch. …

How-Tuesday: Coffee Cup Flan

I first tasted flan more than a dozen years ago. At the time, I was under the weather and my Cuban friend brought over her version of chicken noodle soup: a cure-all meal of red beans and rice, with flan for dessert. Everything was so expertly prepared and delicious, but the dessert was something I …

Sloth Backpack Canvas Laptop Bag Gym Bag

***Khaki/beige bags are out of stock. They should be available again in May or June.***<p>Sloth Canvas Backpack<p>A 100% cotton canvas, Authentic Pigment, back pack/cinch sack that has been screen-printed with Chubby Buddha Sloth – the coolest sloth around! The image was drawn and hand printed by me …

Make Handpainted Pillows

<i>Mandy Pellegrin is an avid DIYer. She documents her crafty projects on Fabric Paper Glue and brings fun crafting experiences to the fine folks of Nashville as half of local business Craftcourse. When she’s not blogging or throwing craft parties, you’ll find her doing health policy research (i.e.</i> …

Featured Shop: Plad

My name is Plamena Doycheva, and I’m an artist from Bulgaria. I live in Varna, which is located on the Black Sea. I make miniatures out of driftwood and raffia; Plad is a representation of all the things I love to do and create.<p>I feel alive when I’m in the woods or at the beach, and my greatest …

Political TV ads will soon know who you are

Like it or not, another US election is almost upon us -- and this time around, the incessant political advertising may cut a little <i>too</i> close to home. Both Democrats and Republicans are using a new TV ad targeting system from DirecTV and Dish that takes advantage of voter records to put personalized …

NKJV, The Lucado Life Lessons Study Bible, eBook

• <b>Author:</b> Max Lucado<p><b>Discover the life-enriching biblical application you're searching for in The Lucado Life Lessons Study Bible.</b> With more than 1,000 "Life Lessons" offering insights straight from Max, the message of God's Word will be more meaningful and impactful than ever.<p>This beautifully …

Holman QuickSource Guide to Christian Apologetics

• <b>Author:</b> Doug Powell<p>In today’s pluralistic society, not every approach to sharing the gospel will work with all people. Being ready to give reasons for the hope we have in Christ means understanding the contextual framework of the people we are addressing.<p>In the <b>Holman QuickSource Guide to Christian</b> …

Christian Morality

• <b>Author:</b> Brian Singer-Towns<p>Students face countless choices and challenges in their daily lives. This course, Christian Morality: Our Response to God's Love, addresses how a relationship with Christ and the Church can lead to choices that are in accord with God's plan. The students learn what it …

Add "GIF" to the Start of YouTube Links to Convert Videos to GIF

Web: GIF YouTube is a simple web app with a single purpose. It wants to convert YouTube videos into short GIFs, and make it easy for you to remember …

Apps