Pennies and Pilgrims - Yale Daily News ... on battleships, protested torture in front of the White House, and tried ... Most have been arrested multiple times, protesting Guantanamo, ... 04/12/2014 - 10:04 am | View Link
White House 'awarded' for press freedom - Miami Herald White House 'awarded' for press freedom - Star-Telegram 04/9/2014 - 12:32 pm | View Link
Iran’s pick for UN ambassador rubs U.S. the wrong way - Toronto Star Online ... hardliners seized on Cruz’s momentum, the White House weighed in ... an Iranian diplomat was arrested in ... Tehran in 2011 by crowds ... 04/9/2014 - 9:02 am | View Link
Revising Obama’s ‘deporter in chief’ policy - Reuters Immigration Reform Advocates: Heavy-Handed Obama Deportations Hit ... - International Business Times 04/8/2014 - 3:42 pm | View Link
Nathan Heller: What did Cesar Chavez achieve? - New Yorker ... telephone lines to the Oval Room at the White House.” Instead, there ... sheriff, who had arrested strikers ... In theory, he was ... 04/6/2014 - 1:08 pm | View Link
More than 300 arrested protesting proposed $5.4billion Keystone pipeline at White House demonstration Police arrested hundreds of people who strapped themselves to the White House fence on Sunday to protest the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline. The protesters were mostly college students who participated in a peaceful march that began at Georgetown ... 03/3/2014 - 10:57 am | View Link
Nearly 400 Arrested Protesting Keystone XL Pipeline at White House Nearly 400 opponents of the Keystone XL oil pipeline were arrested Sunday in front of the White House, marking what could be the largest youth sit-in on the environment in a generation. Protester: "We’re out here to march to the White House to perform ... 03/3/2014 - 5:19 am | View Link
Hundreds of Students Arrested at White House Protesting Keystone XL I just came back from the White House, where the police are still arresting the hundreds of students who are taking part in what will likely be the largest act of youth civil disobedience at the White House in a generation. This is XL Dissent: a massive ... 03/3/2014 - 4:59 am | View Link
Hundreds Arrested Protesting Keystone XL at The White House WASHINGTON, DC, March 2, 2014 (ENS) – Police arrested more than 370 young people who tied themselves to the White House fence on Sunday to protest the proposed Keystone XL tar sands oil pipeline. Called XL Dissent, the protest was organized by college ... 03/2/2014 - 5:30 pm | View Link
Activists protesting deportations arrested outside the White House About two dozen immigrant rights advocates and religious leaders were arrested Monday outside the White House as they participated in a civil disobedience action aimed at calling on President Barack Obama to stop deportations. They prayed and sang in ... 02/16/2014 - 11:00 am | View Link
Keystone XL pipeline protesters tie themselves to White ... Police arrested dozens of young people protesting the Keystone XL project on Sunday, as demonstrators fastened themselves with plastic ties to the White House fences ... 04/19/2014 - 4:54 am | View Website
Hundreds of Keystone protesters arrested outside White ... Protest leaders estimated 1,000 people participated. ... The Hill 1625 K Street, NW Suite 900 Washington DC 20006 | 202-628-8500 tel | 202-628-8503 fax 04/19/2014 - 3:14 am | View Website
1,252 Peaceful Tar Sands Pipeline Protesters Arrested at ... Several hundred, possibly over a thousand people were arrested, today, after they strapped themselves to the gate surrounding the White House. 04/16/2014 - 9:08 am | View Website
Hundreds of Students Arrested Outside White House at ... About a thousand students gathered outside the White House Sunday, some submitting to arrest, to urge President Obama to reject the controversial oil pipeline. 03/5/2014 - 12:08 am | View Website
Tied to the rusty White House fence: Two Keystone ... Tied to the rusty White House fence: Two Keystone protesters’ arrest odyssey By Heather Smith. 350.org. Maria Langholz hadn’t been to class all week. 03/3/2014 - 6:55 pm | View Website
Investments traditionally considered safe bets such as utilities, gold and government bonds were supposed to flop in 2014 as investors started to pour money into higher-risk, higher-growth stocks that would benefit from a pickup in the economy.
Investors buy utilities when they are worried about stock market volatility or the outlook for economic growth.
Typically, utility stocks rise less than others when the overall market is climbing, but they fall less when prices are down.
The dividend yield, a measure of a company's dividend compared with its stock price, is 3.6 percent for utility companies in the S&P 500.
Quality sound effects can make a great movie even greater
YouTube user Hudson Hongo redubbed Star Wars, replacing the original sound effects with his own onomatopoetic version. Now Star Wars fans can enjoy the battle between Darth Vader and Obi-Wan Kenobi with plenty of beeps, boops and pew-pews filling in for the original sound
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Even without its legendary sound effects, Star Wars is still entertaining to watch.
Miyamoto International, the West Sacramento-based structural engineering firm, plans to add offices in as many as five countries within a year, CEO Kit Miyamoto says. … Tractor Supply Co. is steadily turning up new stores all across rural America, and its newest one will be in Antelope. … A wide swath of Historic Downtown Placerville’s Main Street will be getting fresh new colors in June.
The latest Silicon Valley arms race is a contest to build the best artificial brains. Facebook, Google and other leading tech companies are jockeying to hire top scientists in the field of artificial intelligence, while spending heavily on a quest to make computers think more like people.