Braden Wild

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You Don't Have to Be a Genius to Work at Subway...

...but 59-year-old mathematician Yitang "Tom" Zhang is now living proof that a former Subway worker can be an official genius: He's one of the winners of the 2014 MacArthur Genius Grant. Curiously, five of this year's 21 awardees used mathematics or statistics in their work.<p>Zhang's unlikely …

140 Google Interview Questions

<b>Google Interview Questions: Software Engineer</b><p>Why are manhole covers round?<br>• What is the difference between a mutex and a semaphore? Which one would you …

Land mines: Explosive remnants of war

She stands tall, two makeshift wooden crutches propping up her one-legged body in the same fields that took so much from her. She stares into the sun with a stern face, hardened by years of loss.<p>Over the past 28 years, Requina Jimu lost her leg, a year later: her husband, and over the years to …

Argentina president defies US court order on repayment of debts

Argentina's president has said that she would refuse to comply with a U.S. judge's order to pay $1.5 billion to winners of a decade-long legal battle over defaulted debt after the U.S. Supreme Court refused to hear her government's final appeal.<p>Delivering a nationally broadcast address Monday …

Eric Cantor to step down as majority leader at end of July

Majority Leader Eric I. Cantor (R-Va.) will step down from his leadership post at the end of July, ending a swift rise through the ranks of national politics and upending a leadership team that has run the House since Republicans took control after the 2010 tea party wave election.<p>Less than 24 …

Feds say no end in sight for policy of 'dumping' illegal immigrants in Arizona, Gov. Brewer says

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer said Friday she is “disturbed and outraged” after she was informed by federal officials that not only has the government been shipping illegal immigrants out of Texas and “dumping” them in her state, it has no plans to stop.<p>Federal officials told Brewer Friday that the …

The FPA's Must Reads (May 24 - May 30)

The FPA’s Must Reads (May 24 – May 30)<p>Uncategorized<p><i>by FPA Administrator | on May 30th, 2014 | 0 comments</i><p>U.S. Marine Cpl. Kyle Click and his military …