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Thursday, October 17, 2013

Jim Bonsall, Detroit CFO, Resigns After Racial Comment Invoking Trayvon Martin

A Detroit official has resigned after reportedly asking if he could "shoot someone in a hoodie."<p>Jim Bonsall, the city's chief financial officer, stepped down Tuesday after he had been suspended with pay while the human resources director investigated a complaint made by a subordinate.<p>"Jim has …

With two days until debt-ceiling deadline, chaos grips Capitol Hill

Once in a great while, developments in Congress can be simple and complicated at the same time. This afternoon is one of those instances.<p>Let’s start …

Angler Hooks 134-Pound Carp In Thailand, May Crush World Record

Holy carp!<p>A British tourist may have just reeled in a world record. While vacationing in Thailand for his birthday, Keith Williams hooked a 134-pound carp, believed to be the biggest ever caught.<p>"He told his wife that he could feel in his bones that he was going to catch a special fish that day," …

Don't Play With Fire EP, by China Rats

featured on Bandcamp Weekly<p>Hannes Ferm combines stunning musical precision with a fondness for haze and reverb. Bandcamp Album of the Day<p>Solid fuzzy …

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Red Hill by Jamie McGuire

THE FALL OF THE HOTEL DUMORT Audiobook Excerpt

Puliyodharai Recipe - Tamil Food - Simple Indian Recipes

Raw rice - 2 cups (cook such that each grain is separate, spread to cool)<p>Turmeric - 1/2 tsp (haldi/pasupu)<p>Tamarind - large lemon size/golf size ball …

Peanut Sundal - Quick and easy snacks - Nutritious Navratri recipes

Method for making Peanut Sundal<p>Soak peanuts in water for at least 20 mts to 30 mts. Pressure cook the peanuts with 1/2 tsp salt and 1 1/2 cups water …

How to create magazines using Flipboard

Raise your hand if you're on Twitter, have a Facebook account, +1 on Google+, upload photos to Instagram and pin on Pinterest.<p>Good. I see lots of hands.<p>Now how many of you are on Flipboard and are using the platform to create magazines?<p>I still see a decent number of hands. But as someone who uses …

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Police Investigating After 11-Year-Old Girl Possibly Abducted In Detroit

Police in Detroit are investigating a possible abduction after a girl was reportedly kidnapped from the city's west side Tuesday morning.<p>According to a police statement, they have a witness' unconfirmed report that the girl, approximately 11 years old, was walking on Plainview Avenue between 7 and …

Thursday, October 17, 2013

Ancient skull discovery offers researchers a view into past

First-Ever Submarine Dive on Vancouver's "Living Fossils": Glass Sponge Reefs

Researchers discover a seafloor oasis made of hundreds of glass sponges.<p><b>Howe Sound, British Columbia—Through the submersible's acrylic viewport, a large patch of glass sponges looms up from the seafloor of Howe Sound (map), a network of fjords located on Vancouver's doorstep. The sponges glow</b> …

The Mystery of the Migrating Fishes: Swimming the Gauntlet to Green Bay

<i>Dr. Solomon David, Postdoctoral Research Associate</i> <i><br>Daniel P. Haerther Center for Conservation & Research, Shedd Aquarium</i> <i><br>Center for Limnology, University of Wisconsin-Madison</i><p>The ice and snow of early spring in northern Wisconsin had come and gone. Also departing with the frigid weather were the adult …

Apr 1, 2018<br>7:14 PM<p>The author of new book on President Donald Trump blames White House counselor Kellyanne Conway for being behind most of the leaks to the media.<p>Apr 1, 2018<br>6:59 PM<p>FirstEnergy Corp. placed a fleet of power-generation businesses into chapter 11 bankruptcy, underscoring the financial …

Reid: Cruz 2016 ambition hurt U.S.

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) isn’t mincing words when it comes to Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), calling the 16 day government shutdown “stupid” and accusing Cruz of political opportunism.<p>“In an effort to help him run for President, he has done some stuff that’s really damaging to our …

Australia bushfires destroy scores of homes

Inside Story - Race riots: A wake-up call for Russia?

Rwanda promotes vasectomies to cut birth rate

Contraception restrictions remain a top Republican priority

Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine), arguably the last moderate Republican in Congress, thought she’d offered Democrats a credible solution to the ongoing …

The problem with an evolving ransom note

The government has been shut down for two weeks, and at the earliest, the nation is facing a potentially catastrophic debt-ceiling deadline in three …

The electoral consequences of the shutdown

Democrats generally consider Rep. Lee Terry (R) of Nebraska to be one of the House Republicans’ most vulnerable incumbents, and they very nearly …

Congressman equates default, American revolution

Rep. Morgan Griffith (R-Va.) told<i>The Hill</i> over the weekend that the Senate may reach an agreement to resolve the ongoing crises gripping Washington, …

House GOP brinkmanship puts economy in jeopardy

A bipartisan Senate package isslowly coming together that would reopen the government, avert a debt-ceiling catastrophe, reassure global markets, and …

Cruz again huddles with his House GOP flock

Late last month, with just a few days remaining before the shutdown deadline, House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) still hoped to avoid the crisis. …