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Tomorrow’s Cellular Networks Will Generate $3.5 Trillion in Economic Output - Bloomberg

Today’s cellular networks can guide you to a destination in an unknown city; tomorrow’s will transport you there.<p>The wireless standard known as 4G …

Drones

Sorry But Successful People Don't Care About Your Brilliant Idea

Having an idea is so close to nothing that nobody who has actually done anything cares about your idea.<p>Ideas, ideas, ideas.<p>Everybody has an idea that they want to get off the ground. Everybody thinks his or hers is the greatest undiscovered secret mankind doesn’t yet know about.<p>I wish I could have …

Entrepreneurship

For decades they hid Jefferson’s relationship with her. Now Monticello is making room for Sally Hemings.

CHARLOTTESVILLE — The room where historians believe Sally Hemings slept was just steps away from Thomas Jefferson’s bedroom. But in 1941, the caretakers of Monticello turned it into a restroom.<p>The floor tiles and bathroom stalls covered over the story of the enslaved woman, who was owned by …

American History

Bill Gates: Pathogen could kill 30m in a year

Media playback is unsupported on your device<p>Microsoft founder Bill Gates has warned a deadly pathogen could easily wipe out 30m people in a year, and that the example of Ebola was one to heed.<p>Speaking at the Munich Security Conference, Mr Gates said there was a "reasonable probability" of such a …

Bill Gates

The Christian Holocaust in the Middle East is happening right now (Graphic)

Human Rights have turned a blind eye until now. Egypt, Iraq, Syria, Somalia, Iran, and other countries have endured brutal persecution. Often, more …

Middle East

Rhonda Abrams: Why social media is killing your small business

Face it, some days you wish social media would just go away so you can get back to running your small business. Sure, you like Facebook for keeping up with family and friends, but what the heck are you supposed to post about your storage unit business?<p>Instagram and Pinterest are great for pretty …

Small Business

John McCain just systematically dismantled Donald Trump’s entire worldview

John McCain is increasingly mad as hell about President Trump. And on Friday, he went after Trump — hard.<p>During a speech at the Munich Security Conference in Germany, the Republican senator from Arizona delivered a pointed and striking point-by-point takedown of Trump's worldview and brand of …

Donald Trump

Reborn in the USA

<b>(CNN) —</b> Eighty-nine people arrived at a nondescript office building in northern New Jersey, took the elevator up 15 floors and settled into a drab room lit by fluorescent lights.<p>They'd navigated through years of patience-testing paperwork to get to this point. In 45 short minutes, they'd proudly …

Donavon Frankenreiter Live on ATC in HPR's Atherton Studio

Donavon Frankenreiter wraps up a current island tour with dates through Sunday at the Blue Note in Waikiki. The musician has island ties: he lives on …

Best Neighborhoods on the Big Island

If you’re considering moving to the Big Island, you want to make sure that your slice of island paradise will provide all the creature comforts you …

Hawaii

How jails extort the poor | Salil Dudani

Why do we jail people for being poor? Today, half a million Americans are in jail only because they can't afford to post bail, and still more are …

Crime

A Party to the Russian Connection

President Trump’s disturbing Russian connections present an acute danger to American national security. According to reports this week, Mr. Trump’s team maintained frequent contact with Russian officials, including senior intelligence officers, during the campaign. This led to concerns about …

Government

Big Island quake: What you need to know about potential tsunami threats

Updated:Friday, February 17 2017 10:49 PM EST2017-02-18 03:49:17 GMT<p>A house goes up in flames in Makiki Friday morning, destroying everything …

Surviving Solitary

Albert Woodfox was in isolation longer than any other American. Then he came home.<p>Last summer, five months after being released from prison, Albert Woodfox went to Harlem. It was there, in 1969, during his last week of freedom, that he met members of the Black Panther Party for the first time. He …

Prison

"I Felt Like I Was Drawing A Tumor": "Legion" Artist On Sketching Steve Bannon

The comic artist has been channeling his frustration in ongoing political rants.<p>Bill Sienkiewicz is used to getting reactions to the spontaneous portraits of headline makers he posts on social media. But yesterday’s one of Trump chief strategist Steve Bannon tapped a collective agony.<p>"I think I hit …

Steve Bannon

Hyphen-Nation

What makes someone American? How do you define American identity? When do you feel most American? Or least? Nine American citizens describe their struggle to belong in a nation that both embraces and rejects them. Watch a video selected at random or choose a name. Then share your own stories.<p>Feb. …

Entertainment

Media Malpractice: The ABCs of Media Bias

When America’s most powerful media outlets demonstrated their understanding of participatory democracy by actually participating in the 2016 …

Media Bias

What just-confirmed EPA administrator Scott Pruitt means for the environment and jobs

The new head of the Environmental Protection Agency is an avowed critic of the federal organization he will now lead. The Oklahoma attorney general …

Government

2017 01.18 Pruitt Floor Speech

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FBI documents resurrect past racial controversy at Trump Housing

As the Trump White House continues to wage a very public war with members of the national intelligence community, the FBI has released several hundred pages of records pertaining to one of the president's first public scandals — the 1970s investigation into allegations of deliberate racial …

Donald Trump

'I'm Not Ranting And Raving': Watch Donald Trump's Full, Rambling Press Conference

In what was expected to be a simple announcement about Donald Trump's choice for a new labor nominee, turned into an hour-long session of yelling at …

Trump tells Jewish reporter that he is the 'least anti-Semitic person you have ever seen'

7:01 p.m. ET<p>Across the United States on Thursday, thousands of immigrants skipped work and class to participate in A Day Without Immigrants.<p>Activists …

Donald Trump

Trump asks black reporter if she’s friends with Congressional Black Caucus

President Donald Trump on Thursday asked April Ryan, a veteran African American journalist, if she would help set up a meeting with the Congressional …

Donald Trump

FBI: White supremacist bought gun for Dylann Roof-style attack

A South Carolina man is accused of planning an attack 'in the spirit of Dylann Roof.' FBI arrested Benjamin Thomas Samuel McDowell, a convicted felon, after he bought a gun in the Myrtle Beach area. WLTX<p>MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. — A South Carolina white supremacist was arrested Wednesday after buying a …

Crime

Rep. Cummings: 'I have no idea why' Trump made up story about me

President Trump, during a rambling press conference Thursday, accused Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., of skipping a meeting with him because of advice from Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer or some other Democrat that it would be bad politics to be seen with the president — an assertion that …

Government

Analysis: Trump's 80-minute press conference was a spectacle for the ages

WASHINGTON — To hear President Trump tell it, he "inherited a mess" and has replaced it with "a fine-tuned machine."<p>That's not what it looked or sounded like inside the East Room of the White House on Thursday during a rambling, defensive and at times angry performance by the leader of the free …

Barack Obama

Post Slavery Feminist Thought and the Pan-African Struggle (1892-1927): From Anna J. Cooper to Addie W. Hunton

It was in 1892 that Cooper would produce her seminal work entitled “A Voice from the South: By a Black Woman of the South.” The book is considered a …

Black History

Space Poop Problem-Solvers Take Home Cash Prizes From NASA

On Wednesday morning, NASA rewarded five members of the public — two doctors, a dentist, an engineer and a product designer — for their creative ideas for how to poop in a spacesuit.<p>Yes, it sounds a little bit funny. But unmet toilet needs could have life or death consequences for an astronaut in …

NASA