Internet Mafia On The Rise
According to The Economist the use of online tools for crime is on the rise. Apparently organized crime has taken the advances in tools available online in stride. The article cites Shawn Henry, formerly of the FBI, as saying that a company recently [...]
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Crowdfunding success for 4th-grader solar-powered classroom bid
After looking into the pros and cons of nine methods of electricity production (including coal, geothermal, biomass, and solar), a group of 9 and 10 year-olds from Central Park School for Children in Durham, North Carolina decided that their classroo [...]
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Obama Pushes Immigration Reform
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Gore disappears from ABC footage of Boston Marathon
Gore disappears from footage of the Boston marathon aftermath. [...]
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The Detroit of Now: United States of the Future
This fellow, Tyler Durden, seems to be making the rounds. This time it is an article outlining the condition of the city of Detroit and how it reflects the future of the United States. Durden says that ...Detroit is a perfect example of what the fut [...]
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Move Right For Good Health
According to a former NASA scientist you are healthier when you move correctly. She says "“The key to lifelong health is more than just traditional gym exercise once a day, three to five times a week,” and “The answer is to rediscover a lifest [...]
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America’s first house of Hemp
America's first house made primarily of hemp has been built. Using a product known as Hemcrete – a mix of industrial hemp, lime and water – a team of 40 volunteers, sub-contractors and designers have recently completed construction of a hemp hous [...]
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Stockholm Riots Continue
After the fatal shooting of a man in Stockholm, Sweden, riots broke out and have continued since the 13 May shooting. Seven people were detained briefly and only one was arrested on suspicion of arson. At least one car and one building have been set [...]
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Tamerlan Tsarnaev escorted alive from shootout – VIDEO
This video shows Tamerlan Tsarnaev escorted, walking, alive from the shootout on 66 Laurel St. in Boston, MA. Police reports and other news stories directly conflict with this story. [...]
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Weight Gain in Babies Linked to IQ
University of Adelaide Public Health researchers conducted a study recently on more than 13,000 full term babies. The researchers say that they have linked weight gain in the first four weeks after birth with IQ scores later in life. They say that th [...]
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U.S. Judge To Receive Kickbacks For Max Sentences
Mark Ciavarella Jr. Has been convicted of racketeering and ordered to pay 1.2 million dollars in restitution for the convictions of thousands of children from 2003 to 2008. He has also been sentenced to 28 years in prison. The Pennsylvania State Supr [...]
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