These past few blog posts—Hong Kong, Bulgaria, and the Netherlands—have had me thinking a lot about America, sometimes in ways I’m not completely used to. When I first arrived in London, a ton of different people at King’s warned me I would experience some homesickness. I thought that the idea of missing America was laughable. […]
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Sometimes, you don’t expect to be able to meet someone you have befriended online. Sometimes, you wish you could meet a friend you made online. Then, sometimes, it actually happens!
Lately, I have been having the urge to travel. As a girl who is completely terrified of flying, this is a strange urge to be having. I had been looking back at my photos on my laptop and had completely forgot about how much I loved traveling to new places. The first time I went […]
Publisher Fred Ryan told Politico the Post will continue to push for justice in Khashoggi's death “until meaningful action is taken.” from USATODAY – Washington Top Stories http://rssfeeds.usatoday.com/~/586372584/0/usatodaycomwashington-topstories~Washington-Post-runs-fullpage-ad-of-Jamal-Khashoggi-aposPrinciples-of-free-expression-endureapos/
Friday’s collection of links.
We asked the HoopsHype staff to rank each team from worst to best. There are the results based on the performances we have seen. 30. Phoenix Suns, (5-24) Trevor Ariza signed with the Suns because he believed he deserved a bigger contract after being underpaid earlier in his career. But he is now reportedly unhappy playing […]
Fair Warning: The following contains spoilers for The Dollars Trilogy, Unforgiven, A Perfect World and The Bridges of Madison County. Proceed at your own caution. Clint Eastwood is a man known for sparsity. As a director, he’s infamous for being a one take wonder. He often comes in under budget and ahead of schedule by […]
WASHINGTON — U.S. industrial production climbed 0.6 per cent on surging output at mines and utilities. But manufacturing production was flat. The Federal Reserve says that utility output rose 3.3 per cent as power companies were busier because of unusually cold weather. Mining output rose 1.7 per cent on higher production at coal mines and […]
WASHINGTON: YouTube took down more than 58 million videos and 224 million comments during the third quarter based on violations of its policies, the unit of Alphabet Inc’s Google said on Thursday in an effort to demonstrate progress in suppressing problem content. Government officials and interest groups in the United States, Europe and Asia have […]
December 13, 2018 Russia is keen to push economic integration with parts of Asia and this fits in with China’s Belt and Road Initiative by Pepe Escobar (cross-posted with The Asia Times by special agreement with the author) The concept of Greater Eurasia has been discussed at the highest levels of Russian academia and policy-making for […]
Three hours and 42 minutes. That’s how close Kevin Cooper came in 2004 to being murdered by the state, strapped down to a gurney and poisoned via lethal injection. He had been placed in what he calls a “death chamber waiting room” and stripped of all his clothes before he was granted a stay of […]
Turkey will launch a new operation in Syria within days against a US-backed Kurdish militia that Ankara considers a terrorist group, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Wednesday. "We will start an operation to free the east of the Euphrates from the separatist terrorist organisation in the next few days," Mr Erdogan said during a speech in Ankara, […]
Food and water are typically provided to migrants in Border Patrol custody, and it wasn’t immediately clear Thursday if the girl received provisions