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The seeds of terrorism are often sown in the home – with domestic violence

The seeds of terrorism are often sown in the home – with domestic violence

July 10, 2017 at 5:24 pm 0 comments

A few days before they murdered eight people and injured many others, the three men who were planning to carry out the London Bridge terrorist attack met late at night outside a gym in Barking, east London. Khuram Butt, Rachid …

George Takei Talks About Remembrance Day And The Damage Of Executive Orders

George Takei Talks About Remembrance Day And The Damage Of Executive Orders

July 10, 2017 at 2:21 pm 0 comments

George Takei, a Japanese-American actor and activist, wrote a gripping op-ed for CNN to commemorate Remembrance Day. Remembrance Day, also known as Day of Remembrance, is designed to commemorate the struggle of Japanese-Americans when they were forced from their homes …

David Hockney’s beautifully complicated relationship with photography

David Hockney’s beautifully complicated relationship with photography

July 10, 2017 at 11:32 am 0 comments

David Hockney has a complicated relationship with photography.

David Hockney | "Paint Trolley, L.A. 1985" | Photographic collage | 40 x 60" | (David Hockney / Photo credit: Richard Schmidt)

A founding member of the British pop art movement in …

Higher customer traffic boosts Wal-Mart’s sales

Higher customer traffic boosts Wal-Mart’s sales

July 10, 2017 at 2:56 am 0 comments

This file photo shows the sign of a Wal-Mart store in San Jose, Calif. (Jeff Chiu/AP)

Wal-Mart Stores Inc on Tuesday reported higher-than-expected U.S. sales, helped by more customer visits to stores and accelerating online activity, and the world’s largest …

Green Day vocalist Billie Joe Armstrong: “What happened to Pedro is unthinkable”

Green Day vocalist Billie Joe Armstrong: “What happened to Pedro is unthinkable”

July 9, 2017 at 11:39 pm 0 comments

Green Day lead vocalist and guitarist Billie Joe Armstrong performs during the 2012 iHeart Radio Music Festival at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada . REUTERS/Steve Marcus/Files (UNITED STATES – Tags: ENTERTAINMENT)

has issued a statement regarding …

How Much Has Changed Since Oscar Expanded Best Picture Nominations?

How Much Has Changed Since Oscar Expanded Best Picture Nominations?

July 9, 2017 at 8:13 pm 0 comments

It has been nearly a decade since the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences expanded the number of nominations for best picture from five to a possible 10 films, in a move meant to inject more blockbusters into the …

Sheridan couple charged with armed robbery in Aurora parking lot

Sheridan couple charged with armed robbery in Aurora parking lot

July 9, 2017 at 5:11 pm 0 comments

Edwin Sergio Alequin and Nicole Barkes

A Sheridan man and woman have been charged with the armed robbery of a 46-year-old Aurora woman in the parking lot of a West Side strip mall, Aurora police announced Tuesday.

Edwin Sergio Alequin, …

The guilt of record warmth in Chicago — climate change?

The guilt of record warmth in Chicago — climate change?

July 9, 2017 at 2:15 pm 0 comments

Record-breaking temperatures on Feb. 18 and 19, 2017, draw Chicagoans outdoors.

While enjoying Tuesday’s warm weather in Chicago, Yashira Massey couldn’t help but feel a twinge of guilt.

In a plaza near NBC Tower, the 33-year-old, of the Austin neighborhood, …

Lexus and Porsche tie in J.D. Power reliability study

Lexus and Porsche tie in J.D. Power reliability study

July 9, 2017 at 8:19 am 0 comments

The Toyota Camry received the least number of complaints by owners tracked in the latest J.D. Power Vehicle Reliability Study. (Toyota)

Lexus and Porsche tied for the top spot in auto information company J.D. Power’s annual vehicle reliability study.

But …

WWE News: Dixie Carter To Appear On WWE Network This Monday

WWE News: Dixie Carter To Appear On WWE Network This Monday

July 9, 2017 at 2:46 am 0 comments

In WWE news, former TNA President and current Impact Wrestling board member, Dixie Carter, is making an appearance on a WWE Network special. The WWE has never mentioned TNA by name—when former TNA wrestlers like Samoa Joe and A.J. Styles …