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Warren Buffett: I was wrong on interest rates

Warren Buffett, the world’s most admired billionaire, faced a lot of criticism on his home turf at this year’s annual meeting of Berkshire Hathaway …

Baltimore prosecutor's swift action, link to victim's lawyer raise questions

The Maryland prosecutor who brought charges Friday against six Baltimore police officers within hours of receiving a medical examiner's report on the death of Freddie Gray is facing accusations that her swift action was over zealous and perhaps politically motivated.<p>The Baltimore police union …

Experts: Convictions will be tough to win in Baltimore case

BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore's top prosecutor acted swiftly in charging six officers in the death of Freddie Gray, who suffered a grave spinal injury …

The Untold Story of Jon Arbuckle

I grew up reading Garfield comics. My brother and I would go to bed devouring them for years. This long running series from the talented Jim Davis is the most syndicated comic of all time. Despite my love and connection to "The Fat Cat" himself, I have always been fascinated with his human/owner …

Texas A&M Professor Fails An Entire Class: Irwin Horwitz Stuns Students Via Critical Email

A Texas A&M professor failed his entire class after accusing them of cheating. Irwin Horwitz apparently had reached a breaking point with his …

Education

Nationwide Explains Depressing Super Bowl Ad

U.S. news<p>Nationwide Insurance's depressing Super Bowl ad generated so much backlash Sunday that the company issued a late-night statement explaining that the spot — which featured a young boy who turns out to be dead — was meant "to start a conversation, not sell insurance."<p>The ad, which aired in …

Super Bowl

How the Super Bowl ad game played out

NEW YORK (AP) — Super Bowl advertisers on Sunday night sought to win over viewers in a variety of ways.<p>McDonald's called for loving, Coke demanded …

Martin Pistorius: ‘Ghost Boy’ Trapped In Coma For 12 Years Reveals Horrific Physical And Sexual Abuse He Suffered

At the age of 12, Martin Pistorius suffered from a rare illness that left him in a vegetative state for 12 years. Pistorius, who has been dubbed as …

Crime

The Evangelical Apocalypse Is All Your Fault

Say “evangelical Christian,” and most people will probably think of Biblical fundamentalism, and opposition to the sexual revolution, feminism, LGBT …

War

ESPN 'SportsCenter' anchor Stuart Scott dies after battle with cancer

Stuart Scott was the sports broadcaster that an entire generation of aspiring reporters wanted to be.<p>The veteran and energeticESPN "SportsCenter" anchor has died after a years-long battle with cancer, the network said Sunday.<p>He was 49.<p>Scott spent the last 21 years on the air for ESPN, and his …

Russian oil industry facing deep freeze

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1127000/1127176_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534429581_1d65cf7756e60e849828f7e312195628<p><b>Without visiting a well in Western Siberia, you would never realise just how hard it is to extract oil in Russia.</b><p>Two hours' drive from the nearest …

​How Michael Brown’s Friend Described His Death to the Ferguson Grand Jury

It started just like any other morning for Dorian Johnson. His plans were to ask his daughter what she wanted to eat for breakfast and go get high.<p><i>Thee following is closely adapted from the testimony Dorian Johnson gave to the Ferguson grand jury, which last night declined to indict officer Darren</i> …

6 reasons religion may do more harm than good

<b>(Jaroslav74 via Shutterstock)</b><p>It’s hard to argue with some of these…<p>Valerie Tarico<p>November 17, 2014 3:55pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>Most British people think religion causes more harm than good according to a survey commissioned by the Huffington Post. Surprisingly, even …

Big names already being removed from Florida coaching search

Some of the biggest names attached to the Florida job opening have already pulled themselves from consideration, or won't be considered at all.<p>Will …

Where to find silent mode in Android Lollipop

If you’re lucky enough to have Android 5.0 Lollipop on your phone or tablet, you might be wondering where to find silent mode, which turns off …

Toyota Keeps Piling Into Fuel Cells As It Runs Away From EVs

Toyota keeps on running toward hydrogen fuel cells and away from all-electric vehicles in what amounts to the most decisive strategy in the auto industry for the future of alternative power trains.<p>At the Los Angeles auto show, Toyota executives planned to elaborate on the company’s deepening …