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How can you protect your health?

How can you protect your health?

MANILA, Philippines – When we were younger, life was a constant source of wonder.

But as we grow older, we tend to lose feelings of naiveté and find ourselves just going through the motions – until life throws us a …

by July 26, 2017 0 comments News
Amateur boxing’s president set to be forced out amid financial turmoil

Amateur boxing’s president set to be forced out amid financial turmoil

The president of amateur boxing’s governing body, Aiba, is set to be ousted from his position with instability and financial turmoil growing at the organisation.

Wu Ching-kuo will be asked to step down after 13 members voted to pass a …

by July 25, 2017 0 comments News
The media manipulators who poisoned the coverage of the Dakota Access Pipeline also sold us the Iraq war

The media manipulators who poisoned the coverage of the Dakota Access Pipeline also sold us the Iraq war

The Standing Rock protesters were an unprecedented coalition of indigenous peoples, veterans, and activists of every stripe, and they faced down vicious mercenaries who targeted them with "anti-terrorist" tactics.

But the oil industry and its authoritarian pals didn’t just buy …

by July 24, 2017 0 comments Tech
‘Ready Player One’: A Closer Look at the ’80s-Packed Trailer

‘Ready Player One’: A Closer Look at the ’80s-Packed Trailer

He came, he saw, he conquered Comic-Con. Steven Spielberg brought Ready Player One to Hall H — and pumped up the crowd and helped assuage doubts about whether the beloved Ernie Cline novel could be properly adapted for the big …

by July 23, 2017 0 comments Finance
WATCH: Joe Lieberman thinks video game industry got ratings right: “They didn’t want the government involved and I didn’t blame them”

WATCH: Joe Lieberman thinks video game industry got ratings right: “They didn’t want the government involved and I didn’t blame them”

As a senator in the ’90s, Lieberman fought for a ratings system to help parents navigate violent video games

As a child of the ’90s, I recall hearing the name Joe Lieberman disparaged by my classmates before I even knew …

by July 22, 2017 0 comments News
U.S. Reopens Harley Settlement, Cutting Funds for Pollution Reduction Plan

U.S. Reopens Harley Settlement, Cutting Funds for Pollution Reduction Plan

Last year the United States government fined Harley-Davidson $15 million for selling devices that shut down its motorcycles’ emissions controls — and said part of that money would go toward a project to reduce pollution from wood-fired stoves.

On Thursday, …

by July 21, 2017 0 comments News
Shyp is reducing headcount and suspending all operations outside of SF

Shyp is reducing headcount and suspending all operations outside of SF

Shyp, the on-demand shipping service launched in 2013, has announced in a blog post that they are withdrawing from all but one city and “reducing headcount at headquarters” in an effort to “prove their business model and set Shyp up …

by July 21, 2017 0 comments Tech
Russia, U.S. duel at U.N. over whether North Korea fired long-range missile

Russia, U.S. duel at U.N. over whether North Korea fired long-range missile

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – The United States and Russia are waging rival campaigns at the United Nations Security Council over the type of ballistic missile fired by North Korea earlier this month as the U.S. pushes to impose stronger sanctions …

by July 20, 2017 0 comments Finance
Elon Musk suggests SpaceX is scrapping its plans to land Dragon capsules on Mars

Elon Musk suggests SpaceX is scrapping its plans to land Dragon capsules on Mars

Today, Elon Musk suggested that SpaceX will abandon its plans to land the company’s Dragon capsule on Mars — a mission the company had been aiming to do as early as 2020.

SpaceX will not fully develop the landing technique …

by July 20, 2017 0 comments Finance
US restoring asset seizures — with safeguards

US restoring asset seizures — with safeguards

Attorney General Jeff Sessions addresses the summer meeting of the nation’s district attorneys from around the country at the Hilton in Minneapolis, Minn., Monday, July, 17 2017. Sessions said the Justice Department will soon make it easier for local law …

by July 19, 2017 0 comments News