Amanda E Piekarz

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What Exactly is Reality?

Is the reality we know may simply be an illusion?<p>“Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.” <br>- Albert Einstein<p>Sometimes when we …

Why Millennials Are Hooked on Chain Restaurants

Millennials are known for having a strong penchant for experience, in all forms of the word. Many prefer dating over settling down, job-hopping over corporate climbing, travel experiences over shoe collections. So, they must adore obscure diners and off-the-grid cafés, right? Perhaps. But what …

Northeastern University

The Latest: Turnbull says up to 4 Australians were victims

LONDON (AP) — The latest on the attacks in the London Bridge area (all times local):<p>5 a.m.<p>Australia's prime minister says up to four Australians were victims of the van and knife attacks on London Bridge and in London's Borough Market.<p>Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull says two Australians who both …

Extremism

North Korea in mind, Japan town holds evacuation drills

The residents of Abu, on Japan's west coast, started evacuation drills after the government asked local officials to prepare for a possible attack …

Donald Trump lashes out at Sadiq Khan over London terror attacks

President Trump has launched a scathing attack on Sadiq Khan, the mayor of London, over his reaction to the attacks in Borough Market and on London Bridge.<p>"At least 7 dead and 48 wounded in terror attack and Mayor of London says there is "no reason to be alarmed!" Mr Trump wrote on Twitter on …

Extremism

We mourn Manchester, but not Kabul: How biased coverage of terrorist attacks drives us apart

In biased media coverage of non-Western terror attack victims, the sense of personal tragedy is mostly absent<p>On May 22, a suicide bombing was carried out in Manchester, England, killing 23 adults and children and injuring 116. On May 29, twin bombings in Baghdad, Iraq, targeted families at an ice …

Autopsy of brother of man who killed boy inconclusive

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City's medical examiner is still trying to determine the cause of death of the brother of a man now imprisoned for kidnapping and killing an 8-year-old Brooklyn boy nearly six years ago.<p>A spokeswoman for the medical examiner's office released a statement Sunday saying the …

Crime

Police race to establish if London Bridge attackers were part of network

Top anti-terrorism officer says Met is urgently investigating whether there was ‘assistance or support’ for attack that left seven dead and 21 in critical condition<p>London Bridge attacks – live updates What we know so far about the London Bridge attacks<p>Investigators are racing to find out how …