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SONA 2017 shows state of Duterte’s mind, not of PH – De Lima

SONA 2017 shows state of Duterte’s mind, not of PH – De Lima

MANILA, Philippines – Speaking from jail, Senator Leila de Lima denounced President Rodrigo Duterte’s second State of the Nation Address (SONA), saying it did not report the true status of the country.

The fiercest critic of the President said the …

by July 26, 2017 0 comments News
Love Island: The Final – follow it live!

Love Island: The Final – follow it live!

So what was it that we all used to do before Love Island? How exactly did we spend each night of the week, if not watching a bunch of inexplicably ripped young men try and crack on with a variety …

by July 25, 2017 0 comments News
Review: Lana Del Rey’s ‘Lust for Life’ album could use more life

Review: Lana Del Rey’s ‘Lust for Life’ album could use more life

Lust for Life album cover

Indie-pop songstress Lana Del Rey released her new album, Lust for Life, on July 21. The gloomy gal lightens up on the lengthy 16-track record. Del Rey’s labor of love has its magnificent moments of …

by July 22, 2017 0 comments News
‘Confederate’ Poses Test Over Race for ‘Game of Thrones’ Creators and HBO

‘Confederate’ Poses Test Over Race for ‘Game of Thrones’ Creators and HBO

It was supposed to be HBO’s next big thing: a high-concept drama from the creators of “Game of Thrones,” set in an alternate America where the Southern states seceded from the Union and slavery continued into the present day.

Instead, …

by July 21, 2017 0 comments News
Mark Fuhrman: Will OJ Simpson get parole? Of course

Mark Fuhrman: Will OJ Simpson get parole? Of course

The circus is back in town. O.J. Simpson is getting exactly what he loves – attention.

There’s never a pause as to why any news on Orenthal James Simpson is cutting-edge journalism. I got it 23 years ago: "Heisman trophy …

by July 19, 2017 0 comments News
Pierce signs with Boston to retire as member of the Celtics

Pierce signs with Boston to retire as member of the Celtics

Boston Celtics forward Paul Pierce drives against Toronto Raptors forward James Johnson in the first quarter of an NBA basketball game in Boston, on Jan. 18, 2012. (Elise Amendola/AP)

Paul Pierce is retiring as a member of the Boston Celtics.…

by July 18, 2017 0 comments News
White House Analyzes Plan That Would Dramatically Speed Up Deportations

White House Analyzes Plan That Would Dramatically Speed Up Deportations

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A U.S. Border Patrol agent stops traffic as immigrants are deported across an international bridge into Mexico on March 14, 2017 from Hidalgo, Texas.

President Donald Trump’s administration is analyzing whether to implement a new policy that would …

by July 16, 2017 0 comments News
Why isn’t voter suppression considered political corruption?

Why isn’t voter suppression considered political corruption?

On Election Day last November, Gladys Harris, 66, of Milwaukee went to cast her vote for president of the United States. Harris had lost her driver’s license shortly before the election, but she was sure the process would go smoothly. …

by July 15, 2017 0 comments News
If Foxconn brings 10,000 jobs to southeastern Wisconsin, Illinois stands to benefit

If Foxconn brings 10,000 jobs to southeastern Wisconsin, Illinois stands to benefit

Taiwan-based Foxconn Technology Group is planning to build a major manufacturing facility in the U.S. (Qilai Shen/Corbis 2010)

Southeastern Wisconsin is in the running to land a behemoth electronics manufacturing facility that could bring 10,000 jobs, a potential game-changer for …

by July 15, 2017 0 comments News
Surround Sound? You Ain’t Heard Nothing Yet

Surround Sound? You Ain’t Heard Nothing Yet

TROY, N.Y. — If you’ve spent any time at children’s birthday parties, you probably know what an inflated balloon sounds like when rubbed: harsh, squeaky, not particularly resonant.

“Rubbed-balloon sound” might not seem like a sonic texture you’d place much …

by July 15, 2017 0 comments News