Erin Edwards and Chris Edwards Jr. lauded as performed, form – Atlanta Journal Constitution

Erin Edwards and Chris Edwards Jr. lauded as performed, form – Atlanta Journal Constitution

Whenever Boston University junior Kesha Perkins needed emotional support, she reflexively turned to Erin Edwards, her close friend and fellow Atlantan. Wednesday night, Perkins received word that 20-year-old Erin had died. Investigators believe Dr. Marsha Edwards, the former wife of surgeon and civic leader Christopher Edwards, shot and killed her daughter, Erin, and son, 24-year-old…

How David Koch and His Brother Shaped American Politics

How David Koch and His Brother Shaped American Politics

The billionaire, who died Friday, understood the power of changing ‘hearts and minds.’ He spent almost unlimited money on behalf of limited government.ImageDavid H. Koch and his brother reshaped the American political landscape, building a political apparatus that, at its peak, rivaled the Republican Party. CreditCreditChip Somodevilla/Getty ImagesAug. 23, 2019Updated 9:27 p.m. ETIn 1980, David…

‘GMA’ anchor Lara Spencer accused of ‘bullying’ Prince George for liking ballet: ‘Irascible’ – AOL

‘GMA’ anchor Lara Spencer accused of ‘bullying’ Prince George for liking ballet: ‘Irascible’ – AOL

Not all of America is happy with “Good Morning America” host Lara Spencer this morning.On Thursday’s episode of “GMA,” Spencer presented a minute-long segment detailing Prince George’s “demanding” school curriculum for the upcoming school year, and it’s her reaction to the fact the the 6-year-old British royal will continue to pursue his interest in ballet…

Brazil’s Rainforest Fires Suggested Apprehension and Anger in Europe – The Unique York Instances

Brazil’s Rainforest Fires Suggested Apprehension and Anger in Europe – The Unique York Instances

ImageFires in the Amazon increased sharply this year.CreditCreditJoedson Alves/EPA, via ShutterstockAug. 23, 2019Updated 6:43 p.m. ETLONDON — European leaders have reacted with growing fear and anger to the fires ravaging Brazil’s rain forest, calling it a worldwide crisis that is accelerating global warming — and one that Brazil’s leader appears unwilling to combat.President Emmanuel Macron…

Dow drops 600 parts after Trump says U.S. companies must gaze ‘different to China’ – MarketWatch

Dow drops 600 parts after Trump says U.S. companies must gaze ‘different to China’ – MarketWatch

Stocks ended sharply lower Friday as the U.S.-China trade war intensified further, after President Donald Trump said he’s ordering American companies to start looking for “an alternative to China,” while readying additional measures after Beijing imposed retaliatory tariffs on imports of U.S. goods. Early in the session, major indexes flipped between modest gains and losses…

Essential guide publishers sue Amazon’s Audible over contemporary speech-to-text characteristic – The Verge

Essential guide publishers sue Amazon’s Audible over contemporary speech-to-text characteristic – The Verge

Some of the world’s largest book publishers have jointly filed a lawsuit against Amazon-owned audiobook company Audible today over a new, controversial speech-to-text feature the literary industry claims is a violation of copyright law. The lawsuit, filed in the Southern District Court of New York, includes the Big Five: Hachette, HarperCollins, Macmillan, Penguin Random House,…

This Is What a World With out American Management Looks Love – Slate

This Is What a World With out American Management Looks Love – Slate

The escalating feud between U.S. allies Japan and South Korea is what happens when the president ignores his responsibilities. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzō Abe and South Korean President Moon Jae-in. Photo illustration by Slate. Photos by Kim Kyung-Hoon – Pool/Getty Images. The Demoralizing Reality of Life Under Trump What Republicans Really Mean When They Call…

Wow! What if 1 in four sunlike stars has an Earth? – EarthSky

Wow! What if 1 in four sunlike stars has an Earth? – EarthSky

According to a new study by astronomers, based on data from the Kepler Space Telescope, 1 in 4 sunlike stars should have a planet that’s approximately Earth-sized, orbiting in the star’s habitable zone. Artist’s concept of the Kepler Space Telescope against a background of planets and stars. Kepler discovered over 1,000 of the 4,000+ known…

With Sizable Energy Have to Come Sizable Conceitedness and Greed – Why the Sony/Wonder Spider-Man Deal Fell Aside – Bleeding Chilly Data

With Sizable Energy Have to Come Sizable Conceitedness and Greed – Why the Sony/Wonder Spider-Man Deal Fell Aside – Bleeding Chilly Data

Tony Panaccio began life as a newspaper journalist, worked in PR representing William Shatner and Stan Lee, wrote speeches for Bill Gates, was Senior Vice President of CrossGen Entertainment, now directs works with Hollywood studios and broadcasters, and occasionally designs Bleeding Cool with his presence. He’s been looking at the Marvel/Sony Spider-Man issue and has…

Putin orders Russia to retort after US missile take a look at – AOL

Putin orders Russia to retort after US missile take a look at – AOL

MOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin ordered the Russian military on Friday to work out a quid pro quo response after the test of a new U.S. missile banned under a now-defunct arms treaty.In Sunday’s test, a modified ground-launched version of a U.S. Navy Tomahawk cruise missile accurately struck its target more than 500 kilometers…

Novel Spacious Staircase plans greenlight mining on lands Trump stripped from Utah monument – Salt Lake Tribune

Novel Spacious Staircase plans greenlight mining on lands Trump stripped from Utah monument – Salt Lake Tribune

Hundreds of thousands of acres inside what used to be Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument will be opened to mining and drilling under a plan the Bureau of Land Management released Friday, renewing charges that President Donald Trump’s executive action reducing the 23-year-old preserve was engineered to promote energy extraction in some of America’s most scenic…

Packers Buzz: Cornerback Tony Brown most delightful camp surprise – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Packers Buzz: Cornerback Tony Brown most delightful camp surprise – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

CLOSEAutoplayShow ThumbnailsShow CaptionsLast SlideNext SlideWelcome to your Morning Buzz, rounding up news and views regarding the Green Bay Packers from around the web and here at PackersNews.com.We’ll start with Gregg Rosenthal of NFL.com listing his top training-camp surprises for each of the 32 teams. Here’s his choice for the biggest surprise of Packers’ camp:Green Bay Packers: In a deep secondary teeming with highly drafted players, second-year…

‘It’s going to be complicated’: Home Democrats seem much less likely to salvage Trump’s tax returns earlier than 2020 election – The Washington Post

‘It’s going to be complicated’: Home Democrats seem much less likely to salvage Trump’s tax returns earlier than 2020 election – The Washington Post

House Democrats appear increasingly unlikely to secure President Trump’s tax returns before the 2020 presidential election, according to interviews with legal experts and several lawmakers, as resistance from the Trump administration has stymied the party’s efforts to obtain his personal financial records. Several Democrats involved in oversight see a long path to getting a final…

Geek Review: Ready or No longer – Geek Custom

Geek Review: Ready or No longer – Geek Custom

August 23, 20196 min read What better way is there to welcome someone new into your family than with a game? For the Le Domas family, there is none. After all, it is especially fitting considering that this family has made an extremely big fortune over the production of games, be it card games or…

Seth Moulton Ends 2020 Presidential Marketing campaign With a Warning – The Contemporary York Events

Seth Moulton Ends 2020 Presidential Marketing campaign With a Warning – The Contemporary York Events

ImageRepresentative Seth Moulton of Massachusetts was an outspoken critic of President Trump’s foreign policy on the campaign trail.CreditCreditAlyssa Schukar for The New York TimesAug. 23, 2019Updated 10:16 a.m. ETRepresentative Seth Moulton of Massachusetts is dropping out of the presidential race, ending a candidacy that emphasized Mr. Moulton’s centrist politics and military service but gained no…

A Rail Gun the Dimension of Original york Would possibly perchance perchance moreover Point out the Secrets of the Higgs Boson – Livescience.com

A Rail Gun the Dimension of Original york Would possibly perchance perchance moreover Point out the Secrets of the Higgs Boson – Livescience.com

(Image: © Shutterstock) Nobody messes with the Large Hadron Collider. It’s the supreme particle smasher of the present age, and nothing can touch its energy capabilities or ability to study the frontiers of physics. But all glory is transitory, and nothing lasts forever. Eventually, somewhere around 2035, the lights at this 17-mile-long (27 kilometers) ring…

Tragedy in a Kips Bay Elevator – The Fresh York Times

Tragedy in a Kips Bay Elevator – The Fresh York Times

New York todayAug. 23, 2019Updated 9:27 a.m. ETWeather: Showers may pop up early, but the sky should brighten as the day progresses. Cooler than yesterday, with highs in the low 80s. The weekend should be mostly dry and in the 70s. Alternate-side parking: In effect until Labor Day (Sept. 2). ImageCreditJefferson Siegel for The New…

California backstops rat as Trump weakens Endangered Species Act – Los Angeles Events

Southern California developers have long sought relief from regulations protecting wildlife, and earlier this month the Trump administration obliged, formally moving to weaken the federal Endangered Species Act.But any boon for business could be short-lived — California is stepping in to protect species left vulnerable by federal rollbacks.The California Fish and Game Commission, for example,…

Jay Don’t Fail Me Now – Searching for Alpha

Jay Don’t Fail Me Now – Searching for Alpha

Bad news, folks. The July FOMC minutes and comments from three regional Fed presidents all point in the same direction: Policymakers are, at best, not enthusiastic about the idea of bowing to pressure from the bond market and the White House on the way to telegraphing the onset of a prolonged, aggressive easing cycle. At…

UFC’s Conor McGregor on his struggles and future – ESPN

UFC’s Conor McGregor on his struggles and future – ESPN

Editor’s note: Ariel Helwani’s interview with Conor McGregor has been edited for length and clarity. The entire conversation will be rebroadcast Sunday at 7 p.m. on ESPN2.Ariel Helwani: Last week TMZ posted a video where you appeared to get into an altercation with another man in Ireland. Can you tell us your side to that…

All eyes on Fed chairman as recession fears ramp up | TheHill – The Hill

All eyes on Fed chairman as recession fears ramp up | TheHill – The Hill

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell faces a political and economic gauntlet as the central bank fights to protect its independence and the U.S. economy amid escalating attacks from President TrumpDonald John TrumpSarah Huckabee Sanders becomes Fox News contributor The US-Iranian scuffle over a ship is a sideshow to events in the Gulf South Korea: US,…

Constitutional student Laurence Tribe: Framers would expose us to impeach him upright now – Salon

Constitutional student Laurence Tribe: Framers would expose us to impeach him upright now – Salon

House Democrats continue to move in a plodding and methodical way toward the impeachment of Donald Trump. On Aug. 8, the House Judiciary Committee, under the leadership of Rep. Jerry Nadler, D-N.Y., announced the formal launch of impeachment proceedings.But the Democratic Party’s leadership is also sending mixed signals, vacillating between being relatively direct about their desire…

This Day by day Tablet Prick Coronary heart Assaults by Half of. Why Isn’t All americans Getting It? – The Recent York Instances

This Day by day Tablet Prick Coronary heart Assaults by Half of. Why Isn’t All americans Getting It? – The Recent York Instances

Global health“Polypills” of generic drugs may dramatically reduce heart attacks and strokes in poor countries, a new study suggests. Some experts still aren’t enthusiastic. ImageA drugstore in Tehran. A study by doctors at Tehran University found that the heart attack rate fell by more than half among rural Iranian villagers between the ages of 50…

Jeffrey Epstein changed into as soon as MURDERED, claims victims’ attorney after ‘receiving unusual info from jail sou – The Solar

Jeffrey Epstein changed into as soon as MURDERED, claims victims’ attorney after ‘receiving unusual info from jail sou – The Solar

A LAWYER for Jeffrey Epstein’s victims says he has obtained new information that suggests the billionaire paedo did NOT commit suicide but was murdered. Spencer Kuvin, who accurately predicted that shamed financier would not last until his trial, told Sun Online he had been contacted by an anonymous prison worker who claimed it was “highly…

In Cuba, a ‘Hidden’ Zika Outbreak – The Contemporary York Times

In Cuba, a ‘Hidden’ Zika Outbreak – The Contemporary York Times

matterThe mosquito-borne virus spread through the island in 2017, but global health officials failed to sound the alarm. ImageA Cuban soldier fumigated a home against mosquitos in Havana in February 2016.CreditCreditYamil Lage/Agence France-Presse — Getty ImagesAug. 22, 2019Updated 4:07 p.m. ET A previously unknown outbreak of the Zika virus swept across Cuba in 2017, a…

Photos from the skin of asteroid Ryugu existing rocks same to carbonaceous chondrite meteorites – Science Journal

Photos from the skin of asteroid Ryugu existing rocks same to carbonaceous chondrite meteorites – Science Journal

R. JaumannGerman Aerospace Center (DLR), Institute of Planetary Research, Berlin, Germany.Free University of Berlin, Institute of Geosciences, Berlin, Germany.Find this author on Google Scholar Find this author on PubMed Search for this author on this site ORCID record for R. Jaumann For correspondence: ralf.jaumann@dlr.de N. SchmitzGerman Aerospace Center (DLR), Institute of Planetary Research, Berlin, Germany.Find…

Lawmakers sound apprehension on China’s disinformation advertising and marketing and marketing campaign in Hong Kong | TheHill – The Hill

Lawmakers sound apprehension on China’s disinformation advertising and marketing and marketing campaign in Hong Kong | TheHill – The Hill

A bipartisan group of lawmakers is warning that the Chinese government is harnessing social media platforms to carry out disinformation campaigns about the protests in Hong Kong in an attempt to manipulate public opinion abroad.Beijing has stepped up an aggressive campaign through its tightly controlled state-run media outlets and social media platforms to put its…

Politics this week

Politics this week

Giuseppe Conte, Italy’s prime minister, resigned after Matteo Salvini, the leader of the Northern League party, withdrew his support for the coalition government. The coalition’s other party, the Five Star Movement, must now try to form a new government. If that fails, Italy may face a general election. See article.An Italian prosecutor ordered a ship…

Politics this week

Politics this week

An indicative vote in Argentina’s presidential election suggested that the opposition, led by Alberto Fernández with the country’s previous president, Cristina Fernández de Kirchner (no relation), as his running-mate, would handily win the actual election in October. The Argentine peso shed a quarter of its value against the dollar and its main stockmarket fell by…

Politics this week

Politics this week

Giuseppe Conte, Italy’s prime minister, resigned after Matteo Salvini, the leader of the Northern League party, withdrew his support for the coalition government. The coalition’s other party, the Five Star Movement, must now try to form a new government. If that fails, Italy may face a general election. See article.An Italian prosecutor ordered a ship…

Oklahoma soccer: Time for Baker Mayfield to grow up – Oklahoman.com

Oklahoma soccer: Time for Baker Mayfield to grow up – Oklahoman.com

My Tools Search Read It Later Recently Read Newsletters AdsNewsOK HomeOpinionVideosBRANDINSIGHTPrint ReplicaArchivesShoppingClassifiedsHomesJobsAutos ShopNewspaper AdsAccountSubscriber servicesMobile-Friendly Account ManagementLog OutSettingsAdvertise with UsPAY YOUR AD BILLPrivacy policyTerms of use NewsOK: Oklahoma City News, Sports, Weather & Entertainment by Berry Tramel Published: Thu, August 22, 2019 8:45 AM Updated: Thu, August 22, 2019 9:08 AM Baker Mayfield waves an…

Air Pollution Linked to Psychiatric Sickness – Medscape

Air Pollution Linked to Psychiatric Sickness – Medscape

Poor air quality is associated with higher rates of several psychiatric disorders, new research suggests. Analyzing large datasets from the United States and Denmark, investigators found significant correlations between air pollution and bipolar disorder in both countries and between air pollution and depression, schizophrenia, and personality disorder in Denmark. Dr Andrey Rzhetsky “If we know…

South Korea Says It Will Scrap Intelligence-Sharing Deal With Japan – The Contemporary York Instances

South Korea Says It Will Scrap Intelligence-Sharing Deal With Japan – The Contemporary York Instances

ImageSecurity officers outside the Japanese Embassy in Seoul, South Korea, on Thursday, during a rally demanding that an intelligence-sharing pact with Japan be abandoned.CreditCreditLee Jin-Man/Associated PressAug. 22, 2019Updated 8:52 a.m. ETSouth Korea said on Thursday that it would abandon a military intelligence-sharing pact with Japan, a move that dramatically escalates tensions between the two countries…

Diagnosis | The Neatly being 202: Migrants early life would perchance additionally discontinue in detention for months as a replace of weeks, below new Trump rule – Washington Publish

Diagnosis | The Neatly being 202: Migrants early life would perchance additionally discontinue in detention for months as a replace of weeks, below new Trump rule – Washington Publish

Protesters hold signs outside of the Homestead Temporary Shelter for Unaccompanied Children in Florida. (Lynne Sladky/AP) THE PROGNOSIS The health and well-being of migrant children is again front and center in the immigration wars as the Trump administration rejiggers rules around keeping them — along with their families — in jail-like settings for longer periods of time.…

Trump’s ‘Disloyalty’ Claim About Jewish Democrats Shows He Doesn’t Safe How They Vote – NPR

Trump’s ‘Disloyalty’ Claim About Jewish Democrats Shows He Doesn’t Safe How They Vote – NPR

President Trump speaks to reporters outside the White House Wednesday before departing for Kentucky. Mark Wilson/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Mark Wilson/Getty Images President Trump speaks to reporters outside the White House Wednesday before departing for Kentucky. Mark Wilson/Getty Images President Trump doubled down Wednesday on remarks that American Jews who vote for Democrats…

Why Is Andrew Yang Aloof in This Bustle? – POLITICO

Why Is Andrew Yang Aloof in This Bustle? – POLITICO

BEAUFORT, S.C.—Andrew Yang was sitting here in a rented silver Suburban outside a black chamber of commerce surrounded by five members of his rapidly growing campaign staff when he saw a new Fox News poll in which he was tied for fifth in the sprawling Democratic presidential primary. He stared at the screen of his…

The layers of Jeffrey Epstein’s connections – Washington Put up

The layers of Jeffrey Epstein’s connections – Washington Put up

When crossing oceans on his private jet, hosting friends in his Manhattan, Palm Beach and New Mexico homes, or stopping by his private Caribbean island, Jeffrey Epstein was surrounded by businessmen and politicians, scientists and celebrities. Friends and Acquaintances Celebrities and Politicians Institutions that took money from Epstein Friends and Acquaintances Celebrities and Politicians Institutions…

Apple iPhone XR evaluate – What Hi-Fi?

Apple iPhone XR evaluate – What Hi-Fi?

Our Verdict Cheaper than Apple’s OLED iPhones, but the XR still delivers a picture and sound performance to be proud of For Entertaining, musical sound Natural picture Good battery life Against OLED rivals are punchier Headphone dongle is extra Apple’s flagship smartphones tend to get all the attention, but if you look past the glossy…

The Oligarchy’s Plans for Our Future Attend Getting Dumber – Consortium News

The Oligarchy’s Plans for Our Future Attend Getting Dumber – Consortium News

Caitlin Johnstone discards the high-flown dogma around space colonization and challenges readers to accept themselves and life on planet Earth.   By Caitlin JohnstoneCaitlinJohnstone.com It’s rare to get a billionaire to share their grand plans for the future, which is weird because billionaires pretty much rule the world. Whenever they do, though, it’s always something incredibly…

Turbulence at Cathay Pacific: China’s threats loom over undoubtedly one of Asia’s leading airways – The Washington Put up

Turbulence at Cathay Pacific: China’s threats loom over undoubtedly one of Asia’s leading airways – The Washington Put up

A Cathay Pacific plane lands at Hong Kong International Airport. The airline’s cabin crew members and other employees have described a climate of fear and mistrust caused by China’s strict oversight. (Vernon Yuen/NurPhoto/Getty Images) HONG KONG — Seats upright, belts on and tray tables up. As the pilot announced “30 minutes to landing,” the cabin…