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Olympic swimmer and Virginia native Townley Haas comes from a family of fighters. The gold medal-winner's older sister, Emily, survived the shooting at Virginia Tech that killed 32 people in 2007, and his mother...
If you want to avoid the dreadful experience of the mobile web, you’ll only have one choice – which is to start reading your articles natively, in the Facebook or Apple News app. But it won’t be Facebook and Apple who killed the news brands. It’ll be ad tech.
#Xenophobia This article talks about how the San Francisco Natives are angry because nonnatives are moving into the city for tech jobs & taking over. Though the newcomers to San Francisco are doing well for the city, the natives are made because the new guys are getting a bigger voice than them. This resembles the same thing we did to the Native American when we “found” the US & took over their land, resources & almost killed off their race. (Fitzgerald, 157, 2014) #nativism
Central Pierce and Joint Base Lewis-McChord firefighters salute the procession of Capt. Douglas D. Ferguson's remains May 1, 2014, on an overpass in Tacoma, Wash. Ferguson, a Tacoma native, was killed while on a reconnaissance mission over Laos when his aircraft was shot down Dec. 30, 1969. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Sean Tobin)
Rick Husband, astronaut; Amarillo, TX. Killed in space shuttle Columbia, 2003. (Can't believe it's been that long. I remember it like yesterday, and hearing his amazing wife speak at the Amarillo Prayer Breakfast ... )
“952 Chester Street,” a 16x16 giclee print from 2003 by Julie Placensia, is included in the exhibition “Oakland, I want you to know...” at the Oakland Museum of California. Zolika Boissiere, an Oakland native, lived in the front unit from 1997 to 2007. Her son Marquees (not pictured) was shot and killed three blocks from the house shortly after the family moved out.
Twitter just launched and killed a new abuse fix in 2 hours Read more Technology News Here --> http://digitaltechnologynews.com Twitter is trying to listen to users when it comes to abuse apparently. And that means rolling out a fix and killing it in short order. On Tuesday morning the company announced it would no longer notify users when they were added to lists. Lists are often deployed as a tool of harassment adding people to a "top idiots of 2017" list for example. But they're also…
by publicizing the growing tribal opposition to the Dakota Access Pipeline would be to effectively kill the prospects of the pipeline. Providing ongoing coverage would likely inspire national outrage toward the oil company, Dakota Access LLC, and the government agencies currently trying to evict the indigenous people from their own ancestral lands.
Joint Base Lewis-McChord Honor Guard members fold the flag that was draped over the casket of Capt. Douglas D. Ferguson, May 2, 2014, at Mountain View Funeral Home in Lakewood, Wash. Ferguson was killed in the Vietnam War and was finally laid to rest at home after being missing for more than 44 years. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Sean Tobin)
You may associate lemon grass with a refreshing glass of flavored tea or a delicious South Asian meal. But this herb has some surprising properties that may one day be harnessed for therapeutic purposes. Early laboratory studies indicate that it may be able to kill cancer cells by activating a process called apoptosis. Read more: http://www.livestrong.com/article/525481-do-fresh-lemon-grass-drinks-cause-apoptosis-to-cancer-cells/#ixzz2QmzlsoQT