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3 min ago | Right Wing News

Holder's race card

In case you didn't know, in politics a "dog whistle" is coded language that has a superficial meaning for everybody, but also a special resonance for certain constituencies.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Prison, George Bush

Tue Apr 15, 2014

New Scientist

Atomic time lord to battle sneaky high-speed trades

WELCOME to the room where time lives. I am standing in a space bristling with atomic clocks at the National Physical Laboratory in Teddington, UK, which generates a signal that is used to mark time across the nation.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Entertainment, Television, Space


New hurricane forecast maps to show flood risk from storm surge

When the Atlantic hurricane season opens June 1, national forecasters will roll out a new feature: color-coded and broadcast-ready maps to graphically show the potential for flooding from storm surges.


Related Topix: Hurricane, Natural Disasters, Entertainment, Television, Weather, Hurricane Ike, Galveston, TX

Courier News

Christie opposes limits on campaign contributions as he raises money for GOP

Gov. Chris Christie, a potential 2016 Republican presidential contender, on Tuesday called for an end on limits to campaign contributions.


Related Topix: Chris Christie, US Governors, Princeton, NJ, Entertainment, Television

Your Leek Paper

Biddulph Grange Garden to appear in BBC 4 series British Gardens in Time

BIDDULPH Grange Garden in Staffordshire is set to feature in a new BBC 4 series uncovering the rich social and horticultural history of four British heritage landscapes this month.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television

Live Science

Watch Live: Scientists Explore a Mysterious Deep Sea World

This month, you can fly along the Gulf of Mexico seafloor and explore a strange ecosystem fueled by chemicals instead of sunlight, all from your computer.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television

Search continues for JBLM soldier missing in Wash. forest

This morning there is a renewed effort for find Christopher Dombroski, 20, a Joint Base Lewis McChord Soldier who has been missing since Sunday in Washington State's Capitol Forest.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television


THIRTEEN's American Masters Series Presents the National...

Documentary explores the participatory journalist's tall-tale life through previously unseen material and new interviews with family, Robert Kennedy, Jr., Hugh Hefner, Gay Talese, Graydon Carter, ... was a writer, editor, amateur sportsman, actor, and friend to many.


Related Topix: American Masters, Entertainment, Journalism, Sports Illustrated

WINK-TV Fort Myers

T. rex gets new home in Smithsonian dinosaur hall

A Tyrannosaurus rex is joining the dinosaur fossil collection on the National Mall on Tuesday after a 3,000-mile journey from Montana.


Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science, Paleontology, National Mall, US National Parks, Entertainment, Television

Portland Tribune

Clackamas drone maker flies high in fledgling industry

A new television show on the National Geographic Channel will pit a drone built by Clackamas' Aerial Technology International against a remote control, laser-guided rifle.


Related Topix: Clackamas, OR, Entertainment, Television, Agriculture, Science, US News, Federal Aviation Administration

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Steve Harvey inducted into the NAB Hall of Fame

The National Association of Broadcasters held its annual media event at the Las Vega Convention Center in Nevada.


Related Topix: Steve Harvey, Entertainment, Television, Cedar Falls, IA

News9 Oklahoma City

News 9 Recognized For May 2013 Tornado Coverage, Relief Efforts

Oklahoma's Own News 9 was recently announced as a semi-finalist for the 2014 Celebration of Service to America awards by The National Association of Broadcasters Education Foundation .


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Weather

Anchorage Daily News

Clouds may obstruct Anchorage's view of total lunar eclipse tonight

Earth's shadow almost completely covers the moon just before a total eclipse, photographed in Anchorage early August 28, 2007.


Related Topix: Anchorage, AK, Entertainment, Television, Weather, Astronomy, Science, University of Alaska Anchorage


Study: Snack might help avoid fight with spouse

A quick candy bar may stave off more than hunger. It could prevent major fights between husbands and wives, at least if a new study that used voodoo dolls is right.


Related Topix: Ohio State University, Entertainment, Television, North Carolina, University of North Carolina Wilmington

Bangkok Post

Big push for content creativity

While other goods are bracing for lower exports and weakened consumption at home due to the political crisis, Thailand's digital content industry remains intact and on course to strong growth.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, World News, Thailand, Southeast Asia

Fire Rescue Magazine

Federal Investigators Search for Cause of New Mexico Medical Helicopter Crash

Federal investigators spent Thursday scouring the rooftop of New Mexico's only top-level trauma center in search of clues as they tried to determine what caused a medical helicopter to crash while taking off from the roof.


Related Topix: University of New Mexico, US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Entertainment, Television

News Max

Nigeria Bus Station Bomb Kills 71, Injures 124

A Nigeria bus station bomb that exploded during the morning rush hour Monday killed 71 people and injured 124, The Associated Press reported.


Related Topix: Nigeria, World News, Africa, Terrorism, Entertainment, Television,


listen to Sigur Ros' song from last night's 'Game of Thrones'

We knew Sigur Ros were going to be in Season 4 of Game of Thrones and their appearance happened on last night's episode, "The Lion and the Rose," where they were -- I'm treading lightly around spoilers -- part of a very eventful wedding celebration.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Television

The Kansas City Star

Limestone Pizza opens in Lawrence

If you can stand the cold, this should be a good night to view the total lunar eclipse.


Related Topix: Dining, Kansas City, MO, Entertainment, Television


Feds Revisit Safety Rules after Calif. Bus Crash

Federal transportation authorities are investigating ways to minimize death and injuries in bus crashes following the fiery wreck leaving 10 dead when a FedEx truck slammed into a bus carrying high school students in Northern California.


Related Topix: Train Disaster, Education Etc., Orland, CA, Entertainment, Television