News Links 11-30-17

Al Franken accused of groping female Army officer Franken accused of groping female Army officer
Congress Will Face a Government Shutdown on December 22 — Merry Christmas!
3 words that reveal how incredibly out of touch Congress is on sexual harassment
EU and Britain agree settlement post Brexit: senior EU official
Brexit vote sees largest fall in net migration to Britain ever recorded


UK economic growth beats expectations but Brexit problems continue
GM targets U.S. self-driving car launch for 2019
Hundreds of American Air flights still lack pilots in December


World’s oldest surviving Latin bible returns to Britain after 1300 years
Argentina No Longer Looking for Survivors From Missing Sub
FDA Warns ‘Bone Treats’ For Dogs Could Kill Your Pet


Suspect Tampa serial killer behind bars
1 dead, U. on lockdown after shots fired near campus
Uber Paid Hackers to Delete Stolen Data on 57 Million People


Cancer x-ray services to be reviewed after serious diagnostic failures
For World AIDS Day, an urgent call for more attention to men and boys
Russia stands on brink of unprecedented HIV/Aids crisis as thousands of victims deny it even exists


Automation Could Displace 800 Million Workers Worldwide By 2030, Study Says

Magnitude 4.1 earthquake near Dover, Del., rattles Mid-Atlantic


After Lauer’s downfall, uncomfortable video clips circulate
Matt Lauer’s Firing and NBC’s Theatre of Accountability

Russell Simmons and Brett Ratner face new allegations of sexual misconduct
Screenwriter And Playwright Israel Horovitz Sexually Assaulted Women Who Worked For Him: Report


Arsenal’s Olivier Giroud: Scorpion kick goal inspired by dance classes
Arsenal first team pose in Christmas jumpers as club commit to donating 20% of sales to Save The Children
Rapid dribbling, outrageous skill, and cool finishing: Neymar and Kylian Mbappé destroy Bayern Munich
Dwyane Wade opens up on Cavs signing, LeBron reunion


London real estate nears record year: Investment in the capital’s commercial property set to top £20bn

News Links 12-31-15

Obama anti-ISIS coalition crumbles as Arab allies abandon effort
House To Vote On Bill To Repeal Obamacare, Defund Planned Parenthood
Vladimir Putin claims Turkey shot down Russian jet to protect oil trade with Isil
David Cameron calls for vote on Syria airstrikes
Strictly manage your families for corruption: Xi Jinping to Communist Party …


U.S. jobless claims rise sharply during holiday week
U.S. stocks close out the worst year for the market since 2008
China’s Renminbi Is Approved by IMF as a Main World Currency


YouTube unplugs Christian channel, then reverses
Libya: Coptic Christian brothers ‘targeted and killed’ for their faith 
Islamist To Egypt’s Christians: Pay ‘Protection’ Tax Or Move Out


German police evacuate 2 train stations in Munich, warn public over ISIS …
Woman claims her body brews alcohol, has DUI charge dismissed
‘Affluenza’ teen’s mother charged, $1M bond set


‘Explosion’ of dating apps like Grindr is responsible for a ‘hidden HIV epidemic’ …
Youngest Ebola survivor leaves Guinea hospital
Mosquito-borne chikungunya may cause fatal brain infection


Missing link found in massive star explosions

Japanese Scientists Create Touchable Holograms


YouTube to Pay Fees for Some Video Makers to Fight Takedowns
Sinead O’connor Blasts Family Again Following Alleged Overdose 

Full House Co-Stars React to Mary-Kate Olsen’s Surprise Wedding to Olivier Sarkozy
BBC down: Website and digital services broke as a result of massive cyber attack


Arsenal plot £22m January move for Chelsea and Real Madrid target Ruben Neves
Ballon d’Or 2015: Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and Neymar
Sports Personality of the Year: Jessica Ennis-Hill, Andy Murray and Tyson Fury
Kobe Bryant Announces Retirement


Florida among top 5 states for October foreclosures

News Links 8-31-15

Obama’s Economic Policies ‘Will Crash Economy’
Obama Falling To New Lows As Economic Confidence Continues to Decline 
Hillary, Bill Clinton report total income of $140 million since 2007
British spies trawl Ashley Madison leak for intelligence 
British government launches anti-Isis Twitter account


Wall Street’s worst month in three years ends on a sour note 
Oil jumps 8 pct, biggest 3-day surge since 1990 
Why Walmart is raising wages — and cutting hours


Exclusive: Facebook censors the mention of “Christian” or “Jesus” in paid ads
Influential Christian group In The Philippines ends rally after successful meeting with government  
Last menu from the Titanic to be sold


Clinton’s “Classified” Problem Just Got Worse
Google used patents in bad faith against Microsoft, appeals court confirms
Antitrust probe into Google moves into next phase


Texas teen dies after amoeba enters brain
New Ebola death in Sierra Leone sets back efforts to beat epidemic
“Healthy Happy Meal” bill targets childhood obesity


Double black hole is powering quasar, astronomers find

Apple and Cisco team up to sell to businesses


Parents Television Council criticizes MTV VMAs broadcast
Hulk Hogan breaks silence on racist rant  

WWE Refuses to Reinstate Hulk Hogan After Tearful Plea for Forgiveness
Netflix Is Dumping Anti-Virus, Presages Death Of An Industry


West Ham pull plug on Javier Hernandez deal after striker demands £90000 per goal 
Man United, Chelsea and Liverpool lose as smaller clubs impress 
Arsene Wenger praises efficient Arsenal
Serena Williams Wouldn’t Change a Thing About Her Career


‘Shame Campaign’ looks to change foreclosure practices

News Links 1-10-13

Obama invoking executive order for gun control
Obama Executive Orders on Guns Would Spark Mass Resistance
NRA says Biden meeting missed the target
Boris Johnson opens airport debate to public
Syria: Int’l Envoy To Meet US, Russia


Fed hawks worry about threat of inflation
US small businesses remain downbeat
China to surpass US by 2049: report


Louie Giglio Withdraws From Obama Inauguration Ceremony
Russia says child adoption deal with US is valid until 2014


Teen shoots Taft High student before being disarmed by teacher
PKK founder among executed Kurdish women
Accused Colorado movie theater gunman ordered to stand trial


Massive influenza outbreak claims at least 18 lives in US
Cancer studies often downplay chemo side effects: study
Contrite Nigerian Don Recants Claims on HIV/AIDS


The Quest to Discover Another Earth

Atty. Gen. Kamala Harris issues mobile apps privacy guidelines


2013 Academy Award nominations
Amazon to give music CD buyers a free digital version

Moshe Benabou, Former Justin Bieber Bodyguard, Suing Singer For …
Hollywood Realizing That Facebook Likes Don’t Result In Box-Office …


4 English Premier League Clubs Still in Need of January Business
Miami Heat sign Jarvis Varnado to 10-day contract

SPL and SFL to merge as leagues and Scottish Football Association …
Man in Plastic Ball Dies on Russian Ski Slope


South Florida foreclosure repossessions to reach milestone
JPMorgan faces $2 billion tab from foreclosure settlement