Julie Hollar, Jim NaureckasSanders is one of a few candidates treating the climate crisis as an urgent matter—which you would think should inform the framing of an article about expert opinion of his plan. (Photo: Paul Weaver / Flickr)
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Enlarge / Ambassador Nikki Haley listens at the United Nations. (credit: United States Mission Geneva / Eric Bridiers / Flickr)
Former US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley sent sensitive material over a network reserved only for...
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In her decades of serving as a California congresswoman, Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA-43) has said many outrageous and deliberately in
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“In Pakistan, we urgently need a #SexOffenders list”Portraying an abused child. Image from Flickr by Moushuf Chowdhury. CC BY-NC-ND 2.0
Just over a year after Imran Ali was executed for what is arguably Pakistan's most well known...
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A fake ad blocker available outside of Google Play is bombarding Android users with ads, many of them vulgar, and to make matters worse, the cleverly hidden adware is hard to uninstall.
As documented by...
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The US Federal Trade Commission has sued an IT provider for failing to detect 20 hacking intrusions over a 22-month period, allowing the hacker to access the data for 1 million consumers. The provider only...
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John Carmack, the chief technology officer of Facebook’s VR subsidiary Oculus, is stepping down this week. Carmack posted the news on Facebook today, saying he plans to focus his time instead on artificial...
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The Falcon 9 rocket taking off for the Starlink mission on November 11. (Credit: SpaceX/Flickr)
On November 11, SpaceX launched a Falcon 9 rocket carrying another 60 Starlink satellites, which will eventually provide internet service worldwide....
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Kevin GosztolaMoments after Trump’s statement praising the Bolivian military, Mexico announced it had granted Morales political asylum. Around two dozen lawmakers and officials from Bolivia already had sought refuge from Mexico. (Photo: Flickr)
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It was quite a day on the press rope line at the White House yesterday. President Trump showed up loaded for bear and no one was...
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Theory of mind is the recognition that others have mental states, just as you do. It is the ability to put yourself in someone else's shoes, to acknowledge that their mental state—their beliefs, their...
Julie HollarBy “balancing” Edsall’s column with three other columns that make no mention of economics, class, wealth, poverty or inequality, the Times seems to be happily going along with the centrist smoke and mirrors. (Photo: Flickr/cc/ ALec...
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Climate change is often discussed in reference to where things will be in 2100, but the story obviously doesn't end that year. Sea-level rise in particular has an impressive amount of inertia, and a very...