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Homeless man returned $10,000 check rewarded in big way
Fri, 24 Nov 2017 22:22:14 +0000
(WTIC) On November 14, a successful business woman from New Haven thanked a homeless man, who returned a $10,000 check she had dropped in the street, by giving him money and entrance into her real estate school, free of charge. But, Wednesday morning, another surprise awaited the homeless man. The Greater New Haven Chamber of [...]
Denzel Washington: Don't blame prison system
Fri, 24 Nov 2017 22:20:56 +0000
(New York Daily News) In “Roman J. Israel, Esq.” Denzel Washington plays an idealistic defense attorney whose beliefs are tested when he joins a new law firm. The Oscar winner says making the film did not make him more cynical about the justice system and, when asked about the prison-industrial complex, the “Malcolm X” star [...]
How Islamic State's defeat could result in 'ISIS 2.0 or al-Qaida 3.0'
Fri, 24 Nov 2017 22:19:37 +0000
(CNBC) Islamic State (ISIS) is looking a shadow of its former self, having lost almost all trace of its self-proclaimed caliphate in Syria and Iraq. But experts are predicting that the militant organization will regroup and return should the political and physical reconstruction of those two countries be unsuccessful. Fearful of a resurgence of ISIS [...]
Black Friday chaos: Shoppers scream, brawl, hit baby, get shot
Fri, 24 Nov 2017 22:04:54 +0000
WASHINGTON – The day after Thanksgiving, that time set aside for Americans to be thankful for what they have, they took to the stores looking for what they want, in what has become opening day of the Christmas shopping season. The result was chaos in many places. One person was shot, and a baby was struck by a shoe. [...]
Not Lassie!
Fri, 24 Nov 2017 21:18:40 +0000
S&P 500 closes above 2,600 for 1st time
Fri, 24 Nov 2017 21:08:13 +0000
(CNBC) U.S. equities rose on Friday as investors placed bets on a strong holiday shopping season. The S&P 500 hit record highs, rising 0.2 percent to 2,602.42 with information technology as the best-performing sector. Macy’s was among the best-performing stocks in the index. The S&P 500 also closed above 2,600 for the first time. The [...]
See who's ecstatic over Flynn 'flipping' on Trump
Fri, 24 Nov 2017 20:00:49 +0000
WASHINGTON – After many months, Special Counsel Robert Mueller doesn’t appear to have evidence that shows President Donald Trump colluded with Russia in an effort to influence the 2016 election. Nonetheless, critics of the president, in their desire to impeach him, are gloating amid reports that the president’s former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, will no [...]
Actress' Thanksgiving wishes to Weinstein: 'You don't deserve a bullet'
Fri, 24 Nov 2017 19:04:07 +0000
Oscar-nominated actress Uma Thurman offered Instagram Thanksgiving wishes to her fans Thursday along with a personal message to Harvey Weinstein, who produced “Pulp Fiction” and “Kill Bill,” movies in which she starred. “You don’t deserve a bullet,” she told Weinstein and “all your wicked conspirators.” Thurman previously said she needed to wait to “feel less angry” before [...]
NASA's 'fake news' about water on Mars
Fri, 24 Nov 2017 17:33:33 +0000
It was big news in 2015 when NASA declared “liquid water found in Mars.” Now, according to the U.S. Geological Survey, the announcement that Mars contains large amounts of water was premature. Scientists had reasoned that water must be present on the red planet to explain mysterious darkish streaks that appeared to ebb and flow [...]
Chuck Norris warns of dangers of 'polypharmacy'
Fri, 24 Nov 2017 15:20:50 +0000
As noted last week, the practice of prescribing opioids to treat pain is symbolic of what has been called one of the largest shifts in the culture of medicine to occur over the past three decades, a shift that appears unrelated to any significant change in disease burden or the burden of pain in the [...]