Pete Barrett

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More goals, greater passing accuracy, finer dribbling, more duels won, more tackles... pore over our statistical breakdown of how #LFC's performances in 2013-14 compared to the previous campaign: http://www.liverpoolfc.com/news/latest-news/163343-stats-a-2013-14-season-comparison. Click 'Like' if you expect the Reds to improve again next season.

The Factory That Forged Me: Fremont, the Tesla Motors Plant

Ironically, this is the first time I've toured this particular auto-assembly plant (which was first owned by General Motors; then by New United Motor Manufacturing, Inc., a joint venture between GM and Toyota; and now by Tesla), even though much of my understanding of innovation and sustainability …

Wildfire scorches nearly 80,000 acres in Alaska

A days-long wildfire had covered more than 78,000 acres of Alaska's Kenai National Wildlife Refuge by early Saturday, a state agency said.<p>The Funny River Fire began burning Monday evening and was 20% contained by early Saturday, Alaska's Interagency Incident Management Team said.<p>No evacuations or …

Pope Francis praises Jordan at start of Middle East visit

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1079000/1079356_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524648572_996b9cd1ac874951000349de5ace32bf<p><b>Pope Francis has praised Jordan for its "generous welcome" to Syrian refugees at the start of a three-day visit to the Middle East.</b><p>The Pope was …

Government gag orders violate free speech, tech giants contend

A group of prominent tech companies argues that US government gag orders that prohibit them from disclosing what type of national security information requests they receive are a violation of their free-speech rights.<p>In court documents (PDF) unsealed Friday, Google, Facebook, Microsoft, and Yahoo …

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