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Jewish Trump Officials Remain Silent

“Jewish members of President Trump’s administration remained largely silent after Mr. Trump came to the defense of nationalist and right-wing …

New York Times

Trump Inner-Circle Privately "Appalled" and "Disgusted." Publicly? Dead Silent

If top advisors and others are as angry with President Donald Trump as some reporting indicates, why don't they speak out publicly or resign their …

Donald Trump

This Is Why London's Big Ben Is About to Go Silent for 4 Years

After next Monday, Londoners and tourists won’t be able to hear Big Ben until 2021. The bell that rings from The Elizabeth Tower in London will be …

That Silent “A a a a a Very Good Song” Track Is Still Climbing The iTunes Chart

Last week, someone named Samir Mezrahi released a track made up of 10 minutes of silence called “A a a a a Very Good Song” in an attempt to sidestep …

Jewish Trump Officials Silent on President’s Defense of Anti-Semitic Protesters

WASHINGTON — Jewish members of President Trump’s administration remained largely silent Wednesday after Mr. Trump came to the defense of nationalist …

Donald Trump

A Silent Voice Is A Sensational Anime Movie About Bullying

In anime movie <i>A Silent Voice</i>, deaf girl Shoko Nishimiya’s sixth-grade notebook is full of apologies to the classmates who keep throwing her hearing …

Anime

Phillies Rookie Hits First Career HR, Gets Silent Treatment In Dugout, Hits Another One

Rhys Hoskins hit 91 homers in the minor leagues, including 38 last season and 29 this year. The Phillies called him up last Thursday, but he was …

Sports

Silent song finds iTunes popularity due to special role

NEW YORK (AP) — No, the volume is just fine. It's the song.<p>An unusual tune has found its way onto the top 50 on the iTunes charts, alongside Ed Sheeran and Keith Urban hits. The song is completely silent. "A a a a a Very Good Song" costs 99 cents for just under 10 minutes of dead air.<p>While the …

Entertainment

Silent Witness star stabbed in head by man wielding scissors

<i>Silent Witness</i>' Liz Carr has suffered minor injuries after being attacked outside of Euston station.<p>Carr, who suffers from Arthrogryposis Multiplex …

Crime

EV drivers cruise in silence, just for ‘the joy’

<i>Bloomfield Hills</i> — There were no rumbling exhaust pipes or roaring engines, but several dozen enthusiastic car owners participated in a Silent Cruise …

Electric Vehicles

Why Steve Bannon won't condemn the violence in Charlottesville

By Monday evening, the paroxysm of extremist violence at a Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, had been condemned by President Donald …

Steve Bannon

Silent 10-Minute Track Reaches Top 100 On iTunes

The world is full of crazy stories, crazy ideas, novel ideas, and money making ideas. This next story fits all of the aforementioned. In isolation, …

Music

Silent voters to vote in gay marriage survey

Malcolm Turnbull and Bill Shorten will get a say on same-sex marriage after the Australian Bureau of Statistics cleared up an issue over 'silent' …

Equality

Children's Book Review: Silent Days, Silent Dreams by Allen Say. Scholastic/Levine, $21.99 (64p) ISBN 978-0-545-92761-1

Silent Days, Silent Dreams<p>Allen Say. Scholastic/Levine, $21.99 (64p) ISBN 978-0-545-92761-1<p>More By and About This Author<p>Say (<i>The Inker’s Shadow</i>) …

Books

A Ten-Minute Silent Track Is Fixing Your iPhone’s Awful Autoplay Problem

For a company that prides itself on things “just working,” there’s a flaw in the iPhone that Apple fans know all too well. You get in the car, your phone pairs via Bluetooth or USB, and immediately whatever you were last listening to blasts over the speakers. Or, if you <i>weren’t</i> listening to …

iOS

How IKEA Is Using Technology to Reduce Its Food Waste by 50 Percent | Mental Floss

IKEA is much more than a place to find ready-to-assemble furniture. The chain is also a culinary giant, serving, among other Swedish delicacies, …

Cool Stuff

10 Minute Silent Song Is A Hit On iTunes Chart

When you plug your iPhone into your car it may start playing music automatically, which many people find annoying.<p>Now Samir Mezrahi has come up with …

iOS

Silent march marks two month anniversary of Grenfell Tower fire

Hundreds of marchers took part in a silent procession to pay respect to those killed in the Grenfell Tower disaster two months ago.

Grenfell Tower

Mob Rule In Durham

Yesterday, a mob in Durham, NC, tore down a Confederate statue that had been in place since 1924. David A. Graham was there. Excerpts from his …

Robert E. Lee

What’s the future for NC’s Confederate statues?

While cities around the South are talking about removing Confederate monuments in light of the violent white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, …

North Carolina

Paedophile vigilante actions could lead to violence, warns PSNI

A self-styled "paedophile hunter" vigilante group has been warned to stop its stings on suspected sexual predators as they could jeopardise official …

News (Ireland)

Silent Protest Held In London Two Months On From Grenfell Tower Fire

Hundreds of people marched through the city, with similar protests to take place on the 14th of every month.<p>Survivors of the Grenfell Tower fire held …

Music

Too Many Christian Pastors Are Silent On Charlottesville Violence

In following the ways of Jesus it should not be hard to speak out against racism.<p>When will we all truly speak out against the blatant racism that embodies this self-proclaimed Christian nation? We just watched hundreds of white supremacists, adorned in KKK and Nazi gear, stroll through the …

Racism

Three families' stories of new beginnings after the horror of Indian partition

The partition of the Indian subcontinent was catastrophic for the over 10m people caught up in the turmoil of new borders, displacement and the …

Pakistan

Vigils in the Triangle tonight to protest ‘white supremacist hatred’ in Charlottesville

Events cropped up in the Triangle overnight in response to a series of protests organized by white supremacists and counter demonstrations in …

Orange County

Virginia Governor Denounces White Supremacists as Trump Stays Silent

In an unexpected development following this weekend's white supremacist demonstration in Charlottesville, Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe has held …

Racism

Trump Remains Silent After Hate-Filled Racist Clashes In Charlottesville

Where are the president’s Twitter fingers now?<p>The president has been eerily silent amidst the violent clashes over white nationalism that overtook …

Lifestyle

Usher Silent on Herpes Lawsuits

<b>Usher</b> was clearly focusing on his salad when a photog asked him about several lawsuits accusing him of having sex with people without disclosing he …

Herpes

South Africa Debt Rating Reprieve: S&P Ups Scale, Moody’s Silent

Credit ratings agency <b>S&P Global</b> raised its long- and short-term national scale ratings on South Africa to zaAAA/zaA-1+ from zaAA-/zaA-1 late …

South Africa

A Ten-Minute Silent Song Is Soaring Up the iTunes Charts

For some vehicles, when an iPhone is plugged into the car's USB port music playback begins automatically, and it always starts in alphabetical order at the top of the user's iTunes library. Because of this, many users will hear the same song, usually beginning with an "A," over and over again each …

Apple