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Four bodies found in Cleveland neighborhood

Police in Cleveland say they are trying to question "some persons of interest" in connection with the deaths of four people found Tuesday morning.

Pelosi and Schumer: Trump Labor Secretary Acosta must resign over plea deal for Jeffrey Epstein

On Tuesday, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., said he was "calling on Secretary Acosta to resign" during a speech from Senate floor.

Zoom flaw could leave Mac cameras vulnerable, says researcher

Zoom is disputing claims by a researcher its video conferencing software includes a security flaw leaving cameras on Mac computers vulnerable.

Assorted Ideas

Who was Carter Burden?

Who was Carter Burden and why does it matter today? If you live in New York City, especially if you’re over sixty, you might expect the question to be what is, not who was Carter Burden? Getting to know Carter Burden, the man, not the nonprofit that bears his name, will surprise you. Carter Burden: … Continue reading Who was Carter Burden? →

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Mainstream News Media Sucks #1

My first direct experience with news reporting happened way back in 1968. A vehement anti-war activist, uninvited, I visited my favorite hometown columnist. Tom Cawley wrote for the Binghamton Press. Protesting the bloody conflict in Southeast Asia wasn’t popular in my conservative Upstate hometown, but I hoped he would listen. Cawley turned my story into … Continue reading Mainstream News Media Sucks #1 →

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A Free Miracle Cure…?

“A miracle cure,” says Great Britain’s Academy of Medical Royal Colleges. and it’s absolutely free. BMJ, a medical journal, doesn’t go as far but says it’s “the best buy for public health.” And one other thing, it’s simple, and it’s free. Free and Easy, Walking to Better Health No matter how you feel about exercise, compared with … Continue reading A Free Miracle Cure…? →

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