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Former Xerox CEO Ursula Burns: It’s a ‘time of power’ for women in tech

Former Xerox CEO Ursula Burns: It’s a ‘time of power’ for women in tech

Finance July 19, 2017 at 11:10 am 0 comments

Ursula Burns to women in tech: Own your power

With headlines about sexual harassment sweeping Silicon Valley, the former CEO of Xerox has a message for women: Don’t avoid the tech industry.

"Go into tech. They will hire you," Ursula …

Maryam Mirzakhani was an Inspiration to Women of Color in STEM Fields

Maryam Mirzakhani was an Inspiration to Women of Color in STEM Fields

News July 19, 2017 at 2:29 am 0 comments

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The effect of Maryam Mirzakhani’s death was felt worldwide.

On July 14, Maryam Mirzakhani, Stanford professor of mathematics and the only female winner of the prestigious Fields Medal in Mathematics, died at the age of 40.

In just …

China Disrupts WhatsApp Service in Online Clampdown

China Disrupts WhatsApp Service in Online Clampdown

News July 18, 2017 at 8:04 pm 0 comments

SHANGHAI — The last of Facebook’s major products that still worked in China was hit by government blocks on Tuesday, as Beijing broadly tightens its controls over the internet.

WhatsApp, a messaging app used across the globe, was partly disrupted …

Grenfell Tower Fire: Jeremy Corbyn’s Letter To Theresa May In Full

Grenfell Tower Fire: Jeremy Corbyn’s Letter To Theresa May In Full

News July 18, 2017 at 8:04 am 0 comments

Jeremy Corbyn said the Government risks “disrespecting” Grenfell Tower victims if the inquiry fails to unearth “underlying causes” for the lethal inferno.

The Labour leader has written to Prime Minister Theresa May calling for sweeping changes to the probe into …

‘Dunkirk’ Reviews: What the Critics Are Saying

‘Dunkirk’ Reviews: What the Critics Are Saying

News July 18, 2017 at 5:27 am 0 comments

The early reviews of “Dunkirk” are in, and critics seem to be singing director Christopher Nolan’s praises.

Hitting theaters this Friday, Nolan’s World War II epic is currently averaging 97% on Rotten Tomatoes, thanks to overwhelmingly positive reviews.

Christopher Nolan’s …

Andrew Benintendi draws game-winning walk, Red Sox beat Yankees 5-4

Andrew Benintendi draws game-winning walk, Red Sox beat Yankees 5-4

News July 16, 2017 at 5:34 am 0 comments

Red Sox left fielder Andrew Benintendi heads to first base after drawing a bases loaded walk that scored the game-winning run in the bottom of the ninth inning.

BOSTON (AP) — Aroldis Chapman walked in the winning run without recording …

Do Spy Agencies Hold Answer to Dag Hammarskjold’s Death? U.N. Wants to Know.

Do Spy Agencies Hold Answer to Dag Hammarskjold’s Death? U.N. Wants to Know.

News July 16, 2017 at 2:40 am 0 comments

LONDON — After 56 years and many investigations, there is new hope that secrets lurking in Western intelligence archives could solve the biggest whodunit in United Nations history: the mysterious death of Secretary General Dag Hammarskjold.

Whether the keepers of …

A Fire Kills 3 in a Honolulu High-Rise Without Sprinklers

A Fire Kills 3 in a Honolulu High-Rise Without Sprinklers

News July 15, 2017 at 11:26 pm 0 comments

A fire in a Honolulu high-rise building killed three people and injured 12 others. It was only after the flames and smoke spread from a the 26th floor that many residents learned the building wasn’t equipped with sprinklers. If it …

Girls allowed back on junior basketball team after boys threaten boycott

Girls allowed back on junior basketball team after boys threaten boycott

News July 15, 2017 at 2:21 pm 0 comments

A group of fifth-graders in New Jersey were celebrating on Thursday after they won their battle to play mixed-sex basketball, thanks to a high-level intervention from the Catholic church.

The Archbishop of Newark has ordered that St John’s basketball team …

Soviet military vet with suspected intelligence ties attended campaign meeting with Donald Trump Jr.

Soviet military vet with suspected intelligence ties attended campaign meeting with Donald Trump Jr.

News July 15, 2017 at 5:42 am 0 comments

Rinat Akhmetshin

Donald Trump Jr.’s meeting with a Russian lawyer aimed at obtaining derogatory information about Hillary Clinton in June 2016 had another, previously undisclosed participant: A Russian-born Washington lobbyist who once served in a Soviet Army counterintelligence unit.

Rinat …