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Apr 19 7:00AM Rutland Herald . . .more "Rutland Herald "

Hagar the Horrible
Apr 19 7:00AM Rutland Herald . . .more "Rutland Herald "

Michele C. Grant
Michele C. ( Mackin) Grant, 42, of Rutland, died unexp ectedly after an accident, Sunday, April 8, 2018, at her home. She was born in Rutland on Aug.
Apr 19 7:00AM Rutland Herald . . .more "Rutland Herald "

For Better or For Worse
Apr 19 7:00AM Rutland Herald . . .more "Rutland Herald "

National/World News
Red Sox continue best-ever start with 9-0 win over Angels
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) Everything is going right for the Boston Red Sox, and it has propelled them to the best start in the franchise's long history.
Apr 19 6:49AM AP . . .more "Mass. Pro Sports "

Snowmelt floods roads, fields in much of northern Montana
HELENA, Mont. (AP) Runoff from a winter that approached or exceeded record snowfall across much of Montana is washing out roads, flooding fields and spilling rivers and streams over their banks much of the northern part of the state.
Apr 18 10:59PM AP . . .more "Crisis & Evacuation "

Poop Train' full of NYC sewage raises stink in Alabama town
PARRISH, Ala. (AP) A stinking trainload of human waste from New York City is stranded in a tiny Alabama town, spreading a stench like a giant backed-up toilet and the "poop train" is just the latest example of the South being used as a dumping ground for other states' waste.
Apr 18 4:14PM AP . . .more "News Oddities "

Review: The prank-loving cops of 'Super Troopers' return
A goofy sense of inconsequentiality is an underappreciated trait in comedies. There's an abiding charm to movies so low in their stakes and so loose in their order that they feel as if at any moment they might fall apart. Films like "Caddyshack" and "Monty Python and the Holy Grail" are good examples, but outside of the loose absurdities of some of Will Ferrell and Adam McKay's films ("Step Brothers," ''Anchorman") most of today's big-screen comedies are more conceptually tidy.
Apr 18 4:04PM AP . . .more "AP Entertainment "

Topics Beyond News
The last Arctic village
One road changed everything for this frozen wilderness
Apr 19 7:56PM BBC Travel . . .more "BBC Travel "

Municipal Dreams by John Boughton review - the rise and fall of council housing
An important and timely book, in the wake of Grenfell Tower, which emphasises how public investment enriches lives In June last year, three days after the fire at Grenfell Tower, John Boughton wrote a restrained yet furious post on his blog, Municipal Dreams, about the legacy of refusing to treat council housing with the dignity it warrants. For almost four decades, we have been taught to see public spending as a bad thing; ruthless economising as a virtue Public investment enriches lives; here it would have saved them. The best memorial to all those who have lost their lives in Grenfell is that we as a nation choose collectively to invest in safe and secure public housing for all who need it.
Apr 19 7:35AM Guardian-Books . . .more "Books"

Why Uber's Chief Brand Officer Says Happiness is a Daily Choice
On the most recent episode of The Thrive Global Podcast with iHeart Radio and Sleep Number, Thrive Global founder and CEO Arianna Huffington, an Uber board member, sat down with Bozoma Saint John, the Chief Brand Officer at Uber. In a wide-ranging conversation, Huffington and Saint John spoke about everything from her relationship with sleep to overcoming loss and grief.
Apr 17 8:46PM . . .more "Mindful Living"

I Don't Think Technology and the City Are at Odds
In an interview, the leading New Urbanist Peter Calthorpe discusses autonomous rapid transit, Buckminster Fuller, NIMBYism, and his new urban-planning software. The architect and urban designer Peter Calthorpe was an advocate of transit-oriented development (TOD) and smart growth long before those concepts were buzzwords.
Apr 17 7:14PM CityLab . . .more "Urban Planning"

George Friedman: How Facebook and internet marketers really sway elections
Marketing is a tool used on a global basis to delegitimize elections and, with it, democracy. That much was underscored by Facebook FB, +2.
Apr 17 6:48PM MarketWatch . . .more "Internet News"

4 Crazy Money Superstitions You Shouldn't Believe
There's no telling how certain myths and various tidbits of wisdom get passed down. Unfortunately, when they do, they have a tendency to stick around even if they aren't or are no longer true.
Apr 17 6:40PM WiseDollar . . .more "Disasters"

Best air fryers right now: Could these be the next Instant Pot?
We're calling it now: Air fryers are the Instant Pot of 2018. We're always on the lookout for new kitchen gadgets that will make cooking easier and more fun.
Apr 17 5:49PM Mashable . . .more "Cooking & Recipes"

Healthcare group claims fatigue at human cloud, ride-sharing operations could pose public safety issue
View All News April 17 2018 The American Academy of Sleep Medicine in a position statement claimed fatigue and sleepiness are inherent safety risks in the human cloud, ride-sharing industry. Uber and Lyft announced programs that require drivers to take a break after driving for a certain period of time.
Apr 17 4:14PM . . .more "Sharing Economy"

Do Entrepreneurs Need a Strategy?
May-June 2018 Issue Some start-up founders follow a business plan; others operate by the seat of their pants. This package looks at how entrepreneurs can carefully craft a strategy in advanceand whether that's what they should do.
Apr 17 2:59PM Harvard Business Review . . .more "Lean Enterprise"

3D fonts: 9 top type tips
3D fonts are an eye-catching element inside your typographic toolbox. They can be used consistently across both web and print, and, implemented cleverly, will energise your designs, creating stunning work that's fit for your design portfolio.
Apr 17 2:21PM Creative Bloq . . .more "Visual Effects"

Tech giants pledge to fight cyberattacks, Netflix juggernaut isn't slowing down, and more trending news
The news professionals are talking about now, curated by LinkedIn's editors. Join the conversation by clicking the hashtags below.
Apr 17 2:16PM . . .more "Health Industry News"

Cluster Feeding: What to Do When Baby Wants to Eat CONSTANTLY
You just gave birth to this miraculous little human being. Youre exhausted. You havent showered in days and youre in full postpartum mode.
Apr 17 2:00PM Advice . . .more "Natural Mama"

The Desert Architecture School Where Students Build Their Own Sleeping Quarters
The first thing Lorraine Etchell sees each morning is the sun rising over the Sonoran Desert and illuminating the iconic Camelback Mountain. She doesn't even have to leave her bed to become one with the desert: From her mattress, she can see the horizon stretching out before her and watch groups of Gambel's quail scuttling around the cacti and creosote bushes.
Apr 17 11:16AM Atlas Obscura . . .more "Education News"

5 Questions To Ask Before Deciding Where To Go To College
Yep, this is huge. But you got this.
Apr 16 7:34PM Teen World . . .more "Teen News"

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