Randy Hollinger

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At Trump’s ‘Tent City’ for Kids, It Was Father’s Day Without Fathers

The closest thing to parents that migrant children heard on Sunday were the screams of protesters.<p>TORNILLO, Texas—Somewhere past the gate at a border …

Immigration

We’re not paying enough attention to psychoactive drugs

As noted in the June 13 news article “Drugs linked to depression ubiquitous,” medication interaction is a huge problem that is not being dealt with, especially for hospitalized psychiatric patients. For example, here’s what typically happens in Northern Virginia when a person is hospitalized after …

Mental Health

Image - NGC 2174

About this image<p>In celebration of the 24th anniversary of the launch of NASA's Hubble Space Telescope (on April 24, 1990) astronomers have taken an …

Cosmology

Don’t kill sea lions to save fish. Remove dams instead.

The June 12 Politics & the Nation article “Oregon’s plan to save endangered fish is to kill a protected species: sea lions” missed the elephant in the room: Dam projects have drastically changed the ecosystem in that area.<p>The declining fish numbers have more to do with the effect the dams have had …

Conservation

TOP 10 Cute Recycle Soda Cans To DIY and Sell

Declutter your life and earn a little profit while doing so with these cute recycle soda cans! Not only will you help yourself, you’ll also make …

Crafting

TV this week: In ‘Yellowstone,’ Kevin Costner is home on the range

<b>Chuck Barney’s TV and streaming picks for June 17-23</b><p><b>DON’T MISS</b>: “Yellowstone” — Kevin Costner takes on his first regular series role in this …

TV

Infographic: 6 social media marketing trends to watch

When it comes to social media marketing, one thing is certain: Nothing lasts forever.<p>What worked last year for your marketing strategy might not this …

Public Relations

You Can Beat The S&P 500 With Common Sense

Today we discuss how index investing is good, but also how you can do better.<p>The video summarizes Jack Bogle’s view on index investing, and the …

Investing

Tonnes of Our Carefully Collected Plastic Recycling is Burned or Buried in Vietnam

That yogurt pot you carefully scrutinised to see if it was recyclable or not? Could well be on fire in Vietnam right now, or being rolled into the …

Vietnam

Inside the mind of a dinosaur

Rather than being slow, lumbering and a bit stupid, dinosaurs were smart and nimble-brained – just ask the palaeontologists who are peering deep …

Dinosaurs

Use this Chrome extension to know if you're reading fake or biased news

Have you ever clicked a link on Facebook, been taken to a site you've never heard of and wondered whether what you were reading was real, fake news or satire? Of course, you have. It's 2018 and the lines between all three are blurred more by the day. Even to a trained eye, some sites require a …

Internet

The Inca Left Behind a Strange, 3D Code That Scientists Still Can't Figure Out

They communicated in multiple dimensions.<p>The Inca Empire (1400-1532 CE) is one of few ancient civilisations that speaks to us in multiple dimensions. …

Harvard

How to Comfort a Scared Cat

<i>By Monica Weymouth</i><p>If your cat is scared, chances are that you’re a little scared, too. In addition to the stress of seeing your pet uncomfortable, …

Pets

First Aid Techniques You Should Know for 8 Common Injuries

Need to brush up your first aid skills? Here, a basic guide to managing cuts, scrapes, sprains, and more common medical mishaps.<p>A Bloody Nose<p>A …

Red Cross

401(k) investors: Why boring municipal bonds are exciting for investors

As interest rates have risen in recent months and bond prices have fallen, fixed income investors have found few safe places to hide.<p>But there is one corner of the bond market that can provide at least relative safety, and yet – strangely – many bond investors appear to be avoiding it. I’m …

Investing

He's dying of cancer. Now, he's the first patient to go to trial to argue Roundup made him sick

<b>(CNN) —</b> On bad days, Dewayne Johnson is too crippled to speak. Lesions often cover as much as 80% of his body.<p>Doctors have said they didn't expect him to live to see this day. But Monday marks a milestone: Johnson, 46, is the first of hundreds of cancer patients to see his case against agrochemical …

Glyphosate

This Is Why A Lot Of Our Recycling Is Going To Landfills

Over the past year, more than 10,000 tons of Oregon’s recycling have been dumped in landfills because there was nowhere else for them to go.<p>It’s one …

Sustainability

The signs of a failed environmental regulatory system

Last week, the Uttarakhand High Court ruled that hydropower operators and road developers in the state have used 'rivers as dumping sites'. Urgent …

Environment

14 DIY Garden Hacks That Can Make You A Smart Gardener – Page 3

Old Fish Tank Into a Mini Greenhouse<p>Image Credit: Pinterest<p>How cool! Old Fish tank converted into a mini-greenhouse for starting seeds indoors. …

Hacking

N.L. man to trek 1,700 km across Labrador and Quebec wilderness

Justin Barbour is no stranger to lengthy excursions in the wilderness, but his past trips are just a walk in the park compared with what he's got …

Hiking

7 Money Rules You Should Never Break If You Care About Your Future

Rules are made to be broken — or are they? When it comes to money management, there are some financial rules you’re better off keeping. While some …

Personal Finance

This template tells you exactly what to say when following up on a job application

Following up on a job application can be tricky business. When should you follow up, and what exactly should you say? It can be difficult to know — …

Employment

The most fascinating creatures ever to walk Earth

<b>ANALYSIS/OPINION:</b><p><b>THE RISE AND FALL OF THE DINOSAURS: A NEW HISTORY OF A LOST WORLD</b><p><b>By Steve Brusatte</b><p><b>William Morrow, $29.99, 404 pages</b><p>As a boy Steve …

Dinosaurs

9 Awesome Ways To Use PVC Pipe You’d Never Of Thought Of

There a few things that are as versatile and resilient as PVC pipe. You can literally use it make almost anything. You can paint it, it can melt it, …

DIY

The surprising items that can't be recycled

Recycling may seem as simple as separating your cardboard, plastic and glass but there is a strong possibility you are doing it wrong.<p>By simply …

Sustainability

6 Tips for Making Your Resume Work History Look Impressive

How to Make Your Resume Work History Look Better<p>Updated May 30, 2018<p>When you’re writing the work history section of your resume, there are a few …

Employment

Recycling firm to clients: we're burying your waste, not recycling it

On Friday, the company maintained it “had to reduce quantities of ‘co-mingle’ waste going to processing centres in Melbourne, given that those …

Sustainability

How to Attract Mason Bees: A Beneficial Pollinator

<i>This article is part of our</i> Organic Pest Control Series<i>, which includes articles on attracting beneficial insects, controlling specific garden pests,</i> …

Insects

For Women In Papua New Guinea, Income From Selling Betel Nut Can Come At Heavy Price

The women are mostly in their early 20s. They have children at home. Selling betel nut — an addictive, natural chew — to passersby in mountain towns of Papua New Guinea is a good way to earn a living.<p>But the extra income sometimes comes at a heavy price: violent beatings by their spouses. Two out …

Papua New Guinea

The Viking Raid on the Abbey of Lindisfarne

The Ruins of Lindisfarne Priory, by Thomas Girtin, 1798.<p>On 8 June, 793 AD, Vikings destroyed the <b>abbey on Lindisfarne</b>, a centre of learning that was …

Archaeology