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New Information In A Bizarre Story About A Quest To Hunt Down Hillary Clinton’s Deleted Emails

New Information In A Bizarre Story About A Quest To Hunt Down Hillary Clinton’s Deleted Emails

News July 12, 2017 at 5:29 am 0 comments

New details have emerged about a Republican opposition researcher’s failed attempt to get Hillary Clinton deleted emails from Russian computer hackers who claimed to have the documents.

Earlier this month, The Wall Street Journal broke the story that a longtime …

‘Charming’ heavy particle discovered at world’s largest atom smasher

‘Charming’ heavy particle discovered at world’s largest atom smasher

News July 11, 2017 at 5:13 pm 0 comments

The world’s largest atom smasher has revealed a new kind of particle, and so far, it leads a charmed existence.

The discovery of the particle, which is made up of two so-called charm quarks, validates the predictions of the Standard …

In business and tech, the low carbon revolution moves ahead

In business and tech, the low carbon revolution moves ahead

Lifestyle July 11, 2017 at 11:16 am 0 comments

Yesterday I wrote that disruption to oil demand may be much closer than we think. Implicit in that statement was the idea that there’s a disconnect between the political resurgence of climate denialism and the onward march of technological, cultural …

Theresa May’s first year was awful. Her next promises far worse

Theresa May’s first year was awful. Her next promises far worse

News July 11, 2017 at 8:23 am 0 comments

A year ago today Theresa May was anointed unopposed. What a wretched anniversary, marking an inert year in which absolutely nothing has been done for the country, and even less for her party as she squandered its majority. Beyond the …

Aaron Judge smashes his way to Home Run Derby title

Aaron Judge smashes his way to Home Run Derby title

News July 11, 2017 at 5:29 am 0 comments

New York Yankees’ Aaron Judge celebrates after winning the T-Mobile Home Run Derby at Marlins Park in Miami, Florida, on July 10, 2017. (Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Aaron Judge dominated the All-Star Home Run Derby in the same manner he has …

Many long-term carers not had a day off in five years

Many long-term carers not had a day off in five years

News July 11, 2017 at 2:32 am 0 comments

Almost a third of long-term carers (32%) have not had a day off in five years, according to a new report.

The study found a lack of respite available for the 3,841 people surveyed who have been caring for five …

Smooth Sailing on the First Morning of Penn Station Track Repairs

Smooth Sailing on the First Morning of Penn Station Track Repairs

News July 10, 2017 at 11:12 pm 0 comments

The first morning of what officials warned would be an excruciating summer of travel, disrupted by the closings of several tracks at New York’s Pennsylvania Station for urgent repairs, was marked on Monday by ample alternative transportation options and guidance …

Alexa devices get deep discounts for Amazon Prime Day

Alexa devices get deep discounts for Amazon Prime Day

Tech July 10, 2017 at 8:12 pm 0 comments

Amazon is deeply discounting its two most popular Alexa devices today, the Echo and Echo Dot, as the retailer’s annual Prime Day sale kicks off. Starting tonight at 6 PM PT, the Echo will receive a 50 percent price cut, …

The Scholar Who Will Help Lead Trump’s Assault on Rules

The Scholar Who Will Help Lead Trump’s Assault on Rules

News July 10, 2017 at 5:17 pm 0 comments

WASHINGTON — When George Mason University changed the name of its law school last year to honor Antonin Scalia, the late conservative Supreme Court justice, the tribute rankled many liberal faculty members and students. That the naming was tied to …

A better remedy for climate change: Less government and less pollution

A better remedy for climate change: Less government and less pollution

News July 10, 2017 at 2:12 pm 0 comments

Coal trucks leave the Huntington Power plant operated by PacifiCorp on June 3, 2016, outside Huntington, Utah.

The baking of planet Earth is proceeding without interruption. Last year was the hottest year on record, according to NASA and the National …