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On January 1st, 2019, Washington State will be rolling out some of the toughest gun laws in the United States. If you want to buy a semi automatic rifle in Washington next year, you'll have to be 21 years ...
Tuesday, 20 November 2018
In the Washington Post, Eli Saslow profiles Christopher Blair, a 46-year-old "liberal" hoaxter whose Facebook group, "America’s Last Line of Defense," is full of far-right hoaxes that he creates and then ...
Tuesday, 20 November 2018
Yes, irony is dead. The Washington Post reports that Presidential Daddy Daughter Ivanka Trump used a personal email account to receive and send emails about her work for the government of the United States. ...
Tuesday, 20 November 2018
The Jim Bridenstine-era NASA's efforts to privatize spaceflight could involve borrowing a page from Russia. The Washington Post notes the agency is mulling the possibility of offering seats to private ...
Monday, 19 November 2018
The FBI describes the group Proud Boys as an “extremist group with ties to white nationalism” in a document provided to reporters by law enforcement in the state of Washington. This marks the first time ...
Monday, 19 November 2018
... records of the time devoted to big weather events closer to New York and Washington, DC. The Camp Fire is the deadliest fire in California state history. “On Fox News and MSNBC, the peak density of coverage ...
Monday, 19 November 2018
... to the Washington Post. Many of the parents who refuse to vaccinate their children do so under a religious beliefs exemption. "[T]he flare-up demonstrates the real-life consequences of a shadowy debate ...
Monday, 19 November 2018
8. Raccoons may not be rabid, just drunk
(English/BoingBoing ibag)
... and moose. Don Moore, associate director of the Smithsonian National Zoo in Washington, D.C., told National Geographic that deer that had eaten fermented apples in orchards were known to get “pretty sleepy, ...
Thursday, 15 November 2018
... takes precisely hand-placed materials down a line of bins, scanning each item and tipping it into a bin destined for the right branch. Washington State's King County pioneered the Lyngsoe system in America, ...
Thursday, 15 November 2018
Orcasound is a citizen science project (and app) enabling you to listen to livestreams of audio from underwater microphones off Washington’s San Juan Island. Mostly, you'll hear ships moving through Haro ...
Tuesday, 13 November 2018
... program. This is an example of corporate welfare at its worst." Chinese-owned pork producer is getting U.S. bailout money to protect it from China's tariffs [Jeff Stein/Washington Post] Read the ...
Tuesday, 13 November 2018
... in U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C. on Tuesday morning: Both CNN and Acosta are plaintiffs in the lawsuit. There are six defendants: Trump, chief of staff John Kelly, press secretary Sarah Sanders, ...
Tuesday, 13 November 2018
... a gun and drove to Washington? What if that person went looking for our girls? Donald Trump, with his loud and reckless innuendos, was putting my family's safety at risk. And for this I'd never forgive ...
Friday, 09 November 2018
You might have a hard time finding flavored e-cigs outside of vape shops in the future. According to The Washington Post, the Food and Drug Administration plans to announce a ban on the sales of most pod-based ...
Friday, 09 November 2018
Microsoft announced today that it is partnering with Native Network to deliver broadband internet access to unserved rural communities in Washington and Montana. The effort will reach about 73,500 people ...
Thursday, 08 November 2018
... Washington, 1732-1799 Queen Louisa of Prussia, 1776-1810 Ben Caunt, 1815-1861 Dante Alighieri, 1265-1321 Mary, Queen of Scots, 1542-1587 Felix Mendelssohn, 1809-1847 Jean Paul Marat, 1743-1793 John Lawrence ...
Thursday, 08 November 2018
... Trump brand, which was selling poorly in department stores here in the United States. Read the trademarks here, courtesy of Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW). The is the largest ...
Tuesday, 06 November 2018
They surely got hacked, but some of those guys are on the strong stuff and you just never know what happens when you mix high-proof conservatism with Jesus and give everyone unlimited access to the Twitter ...
Monday, 05 November 2018
Amazon appears to be close to picking a city for its second headquarters ahead of its end-of-2018 deadline. Washington Post sources said the internet giant had "advanced discussions" about placing ...
Saturday, 03 November 2018
... be fixed "right away." Via The Washington Post Read the rest Read all  ...
Thursday, 01 November 2018
... cahoots with the president doesn't mean he can't have his own opinions, and that he does. Just yesterday he co-wrote with Neal Katyal an op-ed for The Washington Post titled, "Trump’s proposal to end ...
Thursday, 01 November 2018
... Washington Square Park on 5th Avenue between Washington Square North and East 8th Street in New York City on Halloween. Delish reports that the machine will make 10,000 candy exchanges. Read the rest ...
Wednesday, 31 October 2018
... left Sunday. The Washington Post reports on the origins of white supremacy's online hangout. Gab is more than a platform. It’s also positioned itself as a key figure in the right-wing response to online ...
Monday, 29 October 2018
Earlier this year, a group of business school researchers from the University of Washington and NYU, as well as Amazon, published an influential paper claiming that the rising Seattle minimum wage had ...
Sunday, 28 October 2018
... the people writing this column. And in many ways that would be true. We never had a chance to get to know him, really — he spent his life in Washington, D.C., while we lived in Northern Nevada and grew ...
Tuesday, 23 October 2018