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The whole world is watching
How the 1968 Chicago 'police riot' shocked America and divided the nation Continue reading...
Aug 20 6:00AM site: Guardian-USPolitics more : "US Politics "

Contact Lens Stuck Under Woman's Eyelid for Years
Doctors determined she had a cyst. When they removed it, the cyst broke open and revealed a hard contact lens, according to a paper published recently in the journal BMJ Case Reports.
Aug 17 10:31AM site: WebMD more : "WebMD"

Germany: No preparations made in case of alien landing
BERLIN (AP) The German government says it has made no preparations for the possibility that aliens might land in the European country.
Aug 18 3:06PM site: AP more : "News Oddities"

Gearing up for the 2018-2019 RJI Student Competition
Here's what you need to know!
Aug 17 12:38PM site: Reynolds Journalism Institute more : "Reynolds Journalism Inst "

The Latest: US Senate affirms the press is 'not the enemy
NEW YORK (AP) The Latest on U.S. newsrooms coordinating a series of editorials speaking up for a free press (all times local):
Aug 16 6:08PM site: AP more : "Law & Lawmakers "

Making A Difference
Indiana at a Crossroads on Coal Ash
Indiana at a Crossroads on Coal Ash . As new research reveals widespread contamination, pro-coal industries are pushing to weaken federal rules on coal ash and give regulatory authority back to states like Indiana, which has a dismal record on regulating this toxic waste. .
Aug 17 4:22PM site: Earth Justice more : "Earth First"

Six Great Kids' Graphic Novels for Reluctant Readers
For those children that struggle to enjoy reading, comics, and especially graphic novels, are a great solution. They tell a complete story, have developed characters, and combine visual cues with written words to add more emotional depth. Here are six great new choices out recently.
Aug 14 10:58PM site: Alpha Mom Advice more : "Alpha Mom Advice"

Dairy Video Archive
Contents Recent Videos Business and Labor Management Calf and Heifer Management Facilities Genetics Health and Diseases Heat Stress Mastitis and Milking Management Nutrient Management on Dairy Farms Nutrition of Milking and Dry Cows Reproduction . Recent Videos . Finding More Value with Genomic Testing .
Aug 19 3:54PM site: Best of Extension Services more : "Organic Food & Farming"

Yemen's Shiite rebels welcome UN call for Saudi strike probe
SANAA, Yemen (AP) Yemen's Shiite rebels on Friday backed a U.N. call for a probe into a Saudi-led coalition airstrike in the country's north that killed dozens of people the previous day, including many children, in an attack that drew wide international criticism.
Aug 10 3:56PM site: AP more : "Humanitarian Crisis "

Women with military service take on politics
Aug 19 7:40AM site: your-airforce more : "The Air Force"

Enjoying Life
Adam Rowe's jobcentre joke crowned funniest of Edinburgh fringe
Liverpool comedian follows in footsteps of Ken Cheng and Tim Vine in winning award Comedians often strive to find laughter through the tears, and the winner of this year's funniest joke of the Edinburgh fringe is no exception. Adam Rowe has taken home the accolade after riffing on the challenges of being sacked. Working at the jobcentre has to be a tense job, he pointed out to his audience.
Aug 19 11:01PM site: Guardian-Theater more : "Theater "

The revolution that mapped the world
A small city in northern Italy holds 500 years of travel secrets
Aug 20 9:52PM site: BBC Travel more : "BBC Travel "

Robin Wright Reportedly Weds French Boyfriend Clement Giraudet
The 'House of Cards' actress and her fashion exec beau got married in the French countryside.
Aug 14 8:24PM site: Weddings more : "Weddings "

Dev Hynes: 'Puff Daddy somehow got my number it was pretty strange'
The east London musician talks about his album Negro Swan - and why he prefers playing football to being on stage. Devont Hynes - Dev for short - was born in 1985 and raised in Ilford, east London. In the mid-2000s he was part of the clamorous nu-rave trio Test Icicles, and later, under the alias Lightspeed Champion, he took a detour into country-tinged indie-pop.
Aug 19 8:30AM site: Guardian-Music more : "Contemporary Music "

Matt Campbell has once-woebegone Iowa State on the rise
AMES, Iowa (AP) Iowa State defensive coordinator Jon Heacock has seen pretty much everything in 35 years of coaching.
Aug 19 5:18PM site: AP more : "Football - AP"

Getting Ahead
US firms to Trump: Don't raise tariffs on more Chinese goods
WASHINGTON (AP) Fishermen off the Alaskan coast. A Florida maker of boat trailers. A building materials distributor in Tennessee.
Aug 20 7:54AM site: AP more : "Big Company News "

Why Demand Generation Marketing Is like College Football
There are only two seasons: football season and waiting for football season. Everything else is just filler. - Me, on several occasions Since I started school at the University of Utah three years ago, I have done nothing but religiously follow my school's football team, the Utes.
Aug 17 12:30PM site: Marketo more : "Marketo"

Live Video Updates and Facebook Ad Creation
. Welcome to this weeks edition of the Social Media Marketing Talk Show, a news show for marketers who want to stay on the leading edge of social media. On this weeks Social Media Marketing Talk Show, we explore live video updates from Facebook and YouTube with David Foster and Luria Petrucci of Live Streaming Pros [..
Aug 18 10:00AM site: Social Media Examiner more : "Social Media Examiner"

The game changers: meet the creatives shaking up the gaming world
On the eve of a new exhibition, we talk to six radical designers in an industry that's evolving at exhilarating speed Just as the kaleidoscopic dramas of Leo Tolstoy's novel Anna Karenina, the pseudo-non-fiction murk of Alan Moore's comic From Hell and the domestic pragmatism of Jamie Oliver's 15 Minute Meals meet under the fat banner of prose, so the body of video games becomes an ever broader church. It is impossible to enforce orthodoxy in a medium where shifting technology defines the canvas. The artform now embraces work from a dizzying spectrum.
Aug 19 7:30AM site: Guardian-Technology more : "Business of Tech "

Kroger begins testing driverless grocery deliveries
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) Kroger will begin testing grocery deliveries using driverless cars outside of Phoenix.
Aug 16 2:12PM site: AP more : "Technology "

Being My Best
Alex Jones Penalized By Twitter
Last week, the company was a notable exception after a wave of other major tech companies banned Jones and his main channels. Jones cannot tweet on his main account for one week.
Aug 15 7:55PM site: NPR-Digital Culture more : "Digital Culture "

Julian Assange 'Seriously Considering' Testifying Before Senate Panel
The founder of WikiLeaks received a request to testify in person before the Senate intelligence committee about Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election, his lawyer says.
Aug 9 8:11PM site: NPR-Digital Culture more : "Digital Culture "

Nicki Minaj's Best Onstage Looks So Far
The "Queen" rapper is slated to perform from a surprise remote location in New York City at the VMAs tomorrow.
Aug 19 11:52PM site: WWD-Footwear more : "Foot Fashion - WWD"

Diocese of Kansas names three women as candidates for bishop in historic first for the Episcopal Church
[Episcopal Diocese of Kansas] In a first for the Episcopal Church, the Diocese of Kansas will select the 10th bishop of the diocese from a slate of women candidates. The []
Aug 15 9:27PM site: Episcopal News Service more : "Episcopal Church "

Catholic Community Grapples With Pennsylvania Sex Abuse Report
NPR's Lakshmi Singh discusses the Pennsylvania attorney general's report with Terry McKiernan of Bishops Accountability; Catholic University of America professor Kurt Martens; and The American Conservative journalist Rod Dreher.
Aug 19 9:50PM site: NPR-Religion more : "Religion News - NPR "