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He’s moved to establish his dominance of his party, of Congress, and of the media. Now, he turns to the nation.
From: The Atlantic | By: Molly Ball | Friday, January 20, 2017
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Or, why media literacy is more important to free thought than ever.
From: Reason | By: Nick Gillespie | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry said Thursday he regrets his infamous statement about abolishing the federal agency and insisted it performs a critical function.
From: Denver Post | By: The Associated Press | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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I’ve never understood people who don’t notice costs. Maybe it was because we didn’t have a lot of money when I was growing up, maybe it was bicycling around to deliver papers in the snow . . . but I don’t think so. My life wasn’t all that rough....
From: Chicago Boyz | By: Ginny | Friday, January 20, 2017
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In 1970, Linda Coffee met with a young, unhappily pregnant woman who wanted to take on Texas’s anti-abortion laws. Over the next two years, she would help mastermind the legal strategy that cemented *Roe* v. *Wade* as the law of the land. But Coffee...
From: Vanity Fair | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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Obama and Biden were an unlikely pairing. But they became the closest White House partners in history.
From: Politico | By: Jonathan Alter | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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Atlanta-based eFolder, a provider of cloud-based backup storage, will move its headquarters to Denver, which beat out San Francisco, Wichita and Salt Lake City for the relocation.
From: Denver Post | By: Aldo Svaldi | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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No Hispanic will serve in the president's Cabinet for the first time in nearly three decades
From: Salon.com | By: Russell Contreras, Associated Press | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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Republicans love to blame the Environmental Protection Agency for some of the country’s economic woes. Is that a fair assertion?
From: The Atlantic | By: Alana Semuels | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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“If anyone would stand up and take credit for what happened, God would have reason to take them out."
From: Time | By: Elizabeth Dias | Friday, January 20, 2017
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A Bollywood star, a grizzled military vet and a bagpiper from New Jersey joined thousands of Trump followers at one of America's iconic shrines to democracy The post Donald Trump’s pre-inaugural bash at the feet of Abraham Lincoln appeared first on...
From: Macleans | By: Allen Abel | Friday, January 20, 2017
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Over the past 25 years or so, San Diego has become a hub for innovation in telematics, and in providing technologies and services that enable long-haul trucking companies and other fleet operators to monitor the location and operation of their vehicles....
From: Xconomy | By: Bruce V. Bigelow | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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Though they did it with more difficulty than most foresaw, the Patriots defeated the Texans, 34-16, in a hard-fought divisional playoff match. New England advances to the AFC Championship for a record sixth year in a row, taking on Pittsburgh Sunday...
From: Boston Sports Media Watch | By: Chris Warner | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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The man accused of fatally shooting a Texas police officer and triggering a standoff that last more than 6 hours had a criminal history dating back more than 15 years, according to reports....
From: Fox News | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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When walking into a play titled Roe, one might expect a dry analysis of a legal case or a fiery pro-choice rally. Instead, Roe delivered a clever, often comic portrayal of the two women at the center of the story behind the controversial Supreme Court...
From: SCOTUSblog | By: Molly Runkle | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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The anniversary of Roe v. Wade is a reminder that a lot more than abortion rights are at stake with the decision. The post What Would a ‘Roe’ Reversal Look Like in the Short and Long Term? appeared first on Rewire....
From: RH Reality Check | By: Jessica Mason Pieklo | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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Don't make these mistakes when you're trying to get fit.
From: Business Insider | By: Erin Brodwin | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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What do Charles Manson and O.J. Simpson have in common? Both plan to come back from the dead, according to this week's fact-challenged tabloids. Mass killer Manson is "using voodoo to live again and get revenge" claims the 'Globe.' Inspired by allegations...
From: Boing Boing | By: Peter Sheridan | Wednesday, January 18, 2017
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Big Outdoor LLC, a portfolio company of SunTx Capital Partners LP, has named Bob Johns as chief revenue officer. His appointment is effective immediately. Previously, Johns worked at Sensory Interactive where he served as director of revenue management...
From: PE Hub | By: Iris Dorbian | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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When the federal government is run by climate science deniers, it’s up to cities and states to lead.
From: Grist | By: Ben Adler | Wednesday, January 18, 2017
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No. 1 Star: Mike Condon, Ottawa Senators The Senators goalie made 42 saves to lead Ottawa over the Columbus Blue Jackets, 2-0. He made 19 saves in the third period, and helped redeem himself during a 5-on-3 penalty kill that his delay of game penalty...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Greg Wyshynski | Friday, January 20, 2017
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Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry drew laughs at his confirmation hearing to become Secretary of Energy Thursday when he told Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., how much he enjoyed their meeting in Franken's Senate office....
From: Fox News | By: Samuel Chamberlain | Friday, January 20, 2017
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Travel pros answer: Where to go for a warm escape in late January, what to see in Charleston and Savannah, and what's the deal with frequent flier programs?
From: Denver Post | By: The Washington Post | Wednesday, January 18, 2017
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The case of a man not officially guilty of anything, not officially sentenced to anything, yet languishing for decades behind bars.
From: New York Times | By: RICHARD PÉREZ-PEÑA | Friday, January 20, 2017
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Some Democrats planned to boycott the festivities, Trump marked a shift in America's global role, the EPA nominee hedged on climate change, and more.
From: The Atlantic | By: Rosa Inocencio Smith | Friday, January 20, 2017
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The former Texas governor once said he would abolish the Department of Energy. Now, as Trump's pick for the agency head, he said said his view on that — and global warming — have changed.
From: NPR | By: Jeff Brady | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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The graphene temporary tattoo seen here is the thinnest epidermal electronic device ever and according to the University of Texas at Austin researchers who developed it, the device can take some medical measurements as accurately as bulky wearable sensors...
From: Boing Boing | By: David Pescovitz | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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Texas Rep. Filemon Vela didn't mince words or spare the president-elect's feelings: Trump's an "ominous sign"
From: Salon.com | By: Matthew Rozsa | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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How about this for a hugely weird movie premise… In the new film Colossal, Anne Hathaway plays an unemployed woman named Gloria who is forced to leave her life in New York and move back to her hometown. When news reports surface that a giant creature...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Clark Collis | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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A federal judge on Thursday blocked Texas from ousting Planned Parenthood from the state's Medicaid program over secretly recorded videos taken by anti-abortion activists in 2015....
From: Fox News | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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In the final hours of his administration, President Barack Obama released a bunch of documents that were seized from Osama bin Laden's compound when he was killed in 2011. He also announced 330 more commutations for people sentenced under harsh drug...
From: Reason | By: Scott Shackford | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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A mix of patriotic balladeers and safe, apolitical acts will take the place of superstars on Thursday and Friday.
From: The Atlantic | By: Spencer Kornhaber | Wednesday, January 18, 2017
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President-elect Donald Trump may not be a big fan of Saturday Night Live, but his pick for energy secretary seems to be. During Rick Perry’s confirmation hearing on Thursday, the former Texas governor found himself in front of Sen. Al Franken, who...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Derek Lawrence | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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Franken sounds like an SNL skit about a "dumb Republican" The post Franken to Perry: Windmills Are Good Because Only Young People Climb Them appeared first on RedState....
From: Red State | By: Kira Davis | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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Mayor Dan McQueen of Corpus Christi, Texas, has resigned after just 37 days in office.
From: Fox News | By: Ray Bogan | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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The power of a community coming together is being felt in at northern Texas city that helped raised more than $60,000 in just one day for a homeless teenager described as the “nicest, most gracious person.”...
From: Fox News | By: Lucia Suarez Sang | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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Odense, Denmark, will be the site of Facebook’s eighth data center and its third one in Europe.
From: Inside Facebook | By: David Cohen | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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NPR science editor Geoff Brumfiel joins Here & Now's Robin Young to discuss the former Texas governor's confirmation hearing.
From: NPR | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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Former Texas Governor Rick Perry kicked off his confirmation hearing to lead the Department of Energy this morning by reversing his position on eliminating the agency. “My past statements made over five years ago about abolishing the Department of...
From: Greentech Media | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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Actor-writer-director Evan Glodell made one of the most memorable directorial debuts in recent memory with his Sundance-screened 2011 romantic-drama Bellflower, a tale of love both between people and for the Mad Max franchise. Now, Glodell and his production...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Clark Collis | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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Former Governor of Texas Rick Perry, a man who became 12 percent smarter when he started wearing glasses, is testifying on Capitol Hill today. He’s been nominated by president-elect Trump to be the secretary of energy, and Perry is currently sailing...
From: Gizmodo | By: Matt Novak | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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The local leaders are breaking from tradition to weigh in on presidential politics.
From: The Atlantic | By: David Murray | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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More clues that the Facebook founder is eyeing a run for office
From: The Atlantic | By: Adrienne LaFrance | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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The U.S. is losing the race on clean energy innovation, despite President Obama’s efforts to boost competitiveness in the sector. According to a recent Bloomberg New Energy Finance study, China invested $287.5 billion on clean energy in 2016, while...
From: Greentech Media | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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A version of this story appears in the latest issue of Entertainment Weekly, on stands Friday. Don’t forget to subscribe for exclusive interviews and photos, only in EW. Over their eight years in the White House, Barack, Michelle, Malia, and Sasha...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: cbrody1271 | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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In a couple months I am planning to fly to Dallas, rent a van, drive and drive and drive, sleep in van and basically spend 6-8 weeks exploring the South with a strong emphasis on music. What should I not miss?Here's roughly the history I know I want...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: Cosine | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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Rick Perry, former Governor of Texas, could become the United States' next energy secretary. However, according to a New York Times report, Perry believed the role would help him champion the country's oil and gas industry — which he has experi......
From: Engadget | By: Mat Smith | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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He now says he will be a passionate advocate for the department's core missions
From: Time | By: Matthew Daly / AP | Thursday, January 19, 2017
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