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Rape culture fears force change at university in San Antonio

18 minutes ago   |   Saint Louis Today

SAN ANTONIO - The University of Texas at San Antonio has introduced a new policy this semester prohibiting students with a confirmed history of violence or sexual abuse from...
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Hustlers ' Financial Crash Parable Is Splashy but Shallow

1 hour ago   |   Slate

The Culture Gabfest discusses Jennifer Lopez in Hustlers, Ken Burns' documentary on country music, and the influencer saga of Caroline Calloway.
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How to Stop Kleptocrats From Stashing Their Cash in America

1 hour ago   |   The New Republic

Convicted Russian national Viktor Bout spent years perfecting the art of international arms smuggling. At the height of his powers, he boasted a clientele that ranged from...
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Crash Course

Crash Course

1 hour ago   |   The New Republic

Nearly two decades before Boeing's MCAS system crashed two of the plane-maker's brand-new 737 MAX jets, Stan Sorscher knew his company's increasingly toxic mode of operating...
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Why vinyl, books and magazines will never go away

1 hour ago   |   National Post

Vinyl records, paper books, glossy magazines - all should be long dead, but they're refusing to go away and even showing some surprising growth. It's probably safe to assume...
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As a symbol of American action films, Rambo has always been far more than just a killing machine

2 hours ago   |   National Post

Angelo Muredda
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Cultural outreach prevents social exclusion

3 hours ago   |   Science Daily

There lies untapped potential in arts education among children and teenagers who are in danger of being marginalized later in life, according to a new policy brief.
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A UN study suggested it's sexist for voice assistants like Siri or Alexa to have female voices - but Google says it wanted to use a male voice from the very beginning

A UN study suggested it's sexist for voice assistants like Siri or Alexa to have female voices - but Google says it wanted to use a male voice from the very beginning

4 hours ago   |   Business Insider

A UN study earlier this year suggested that when smart assistants like Google Assistant , Apple's Siri , and Amazon's Alexa use female voices, it only reinforces gender biases...
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Horror Story of Abortionist Ulrich Klopfer Being Ignored

6 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

It is a story out of a horror movie: A garage full of baby parts, a sketchy rural abortionist and a culture that avoids hard questions.
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How 3 Manufacturing and Production Companies Are Creating ‘Innovation by All'

How 3 Manufacturing and Production Companies Are Creating ‘Innovation by All'

7 hours ago   |   Fortune

The manufacturing and production sectors are composed of companies from many different industries. One only must look at the recently published rankings of the Best Workplaces...
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Trump Names New National Security Adviser

Trump Names New National Security Adviser

President Trump has named hostage negotiator Robert O'Brien to be his new national security adviser, reports the AP. Trump tweeted Wednesday that he has "worked long & hard... Read more ...

President Trump reveals new national security advisor choice

President Trump reveals new national security advisor choice

President Donald Trump announced his new national security advisor choice Wednesday morning. Read more ...

Nick Carter confirms restraining order against younger brother, Aaron Carter

Nick Carter confirms restraining order against younger brother, Aaron Carter

According to Nick Carter, Aaron Carter "harbors thoughts and intentions of killing wife and unborn child." Read more ...

Teen hit by car during possible road rage incident while walking another...

Teen hit by car during possible road rage incident while walking another child to bus stop, police say

A 13-year-old was hit by a car during a possible road rage incident while walking a younger child to the bus stop, according to Donnie Porter, with the Greenville Police... Read more ...

Democratic Donor Ed Buck Accused Of Running A Drug Den After 3rd Man ODs

Democratic Donor Ed Buck Accused Of Running A Drug Den After 3rd Man ODs

For more than two years, activists say, Buck has avoided being charged with a crime because he is white, wealthy and politically connected. (Image credit: Ann Johansson/Corbis... Read more ...

Donald Trump To Name Robert C. O'Brien As National Security Adviser

Donald Trump To Name Robert C. O'Brien As National Security Adviser

O'Brien, who serves as special presidential envoy for hostage affairs, is set to replace John Bolton. Read more ...

Regular aerobic exercise may slow progression to Alzheimer's for those most...

Regular aerobic exercise may slow progression to Alzheimer's for those most at risk

A half hour of aerobic exercise four to five times a week may prevent or slow cognitive decline in older adults who are at a high risk of developing Alzheimer's, according to a... Read more ...

Felipe Vazquez says he had ‘sex but not really' with 13-year-old

Felipe Vazquez says he had ‘sex but not really' with 13-year-old

Pittsburgh Pirates pitcher Felipe Vazquez admitted he had “sex but not really” with a 13-year-old girl, according to a criminal complaint released Wednesday. The new court... Read more ...

Sandy Hook parents made a chilling back-to-school video that shows the...

Sandy Hook parents made a chilling back-to-school video that shows the horrifying reality of school shootings

The Sandy Hook Promise , a nonprofit founded by families of those whose loved ones were killed in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in 2012, released a back-to-school... Read more ...

Trump says US is barring California from setting stricter fuel standards

Trump says US is barring California from setting stricter fuel standards

California officials and environmental groups have pledged a legal counter amid the president's announcement. Read more ...