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28 min ago | United Methodist Church
In the summer of 1964, just prior to entering the 8th grade, I attended Freedom School at St. Paul's C.M.E. Church in McComb, Mississippi.
28 min ago | CW2 Colorado KWGN-TV
In January 2013 he penned a now famous email cover letter to a managing director at Wall Street firm Duff and Phelps asking for an internship.
1 hr ago | ThinkProgress
New maps released Tuesday illustrate the toll climate change and pollution are taking on several communities in Los Angeles, many of the same areas that also hold the greatest potential for clean energy investment.
1 hr ago | Newswise
Groundskeepers and landscapers hate them, but there is no fighting them. Called desire paths, social trails or goat tracks, they are the unofficial shortcuts people create between two locations when the purpose-built path doesn't take them where they want to go.
1 hr ago | CBS Local
California is at a "tipping point," say leading climatologists, as a historic drought enters its fourth year with no end in sight.
4 hrs ago | The New York Observer
Last week, Public Advocate Tish James, one of the more prominent liberal Democrats in the city, had an idea .
6 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk
Apple and Microsoft researchers are on a mission to revolutionise display technology for everyday devices - which will be good news for the visually impaired Future iPad and laptop screens could automatically adjust to correct vision problems thanks to a project which means the days of reading glasses are numbered.
6 hrs ago | Scientific Blogging
For older people, and farsighted people, watching television while also reading this article can be challenging experiences because the eyes do not adjust.
On the second full day of California's Trade and Investment Mission to Mexico, Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. and Archbishop of Los Angeles JosA© H. Gomez convened religious and diplomatic leaders from Mexico and Central America for a wide-ranging discussion on immigration reform and the influx of unaccompanied children migrating to the United ... (more)
UC and Cal State students from middle-income families are eligible for awards under the state's new Middle Class Scholarship program.
Yesterday the San Mateo, CA office of OCLC Research hosted the first Code4Lib NorCal regional meetup and mini-conference.
Five hundred goats are turning into "eco-friendly lawn mowers" for a month to prevent wildfires in the hills outside a national laboratory in California, The Daily California reports .
Austin Geidt, Uber Technologies head of global expansion, has spearheaded territorial growth that this week saw the addition of Beijing, China, as city number 100.
A suspect who was armed with a gun robbed a man of his backpack in downtown Berkeley early Saturday morning, police said.
In 1976, the California Supreme Court ruled that psychotherapists have a duty to protect potential victims if their patients made threats or otherwise behaved as if they presented a "serious danger of violence to another."
Some chemical conversions are harder than others. Refining natural gas into an easy-to-transport, easy-to-store liquid alcohol has so far been a logistic and economic challenge.
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Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 12:03 pm
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