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L.A. police to re-examine fugitive ex-cop's complaints LOS ANGELES -- Police Chief Charlie Beck on Saturday ordered that the disciplinary case that led to the firing of a former cop, now a fugitive wanted in three slayings, be reopened for a full review. The move came as search teams spent a third ... 02/9/2013 - 3:58 pm | View Link
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Fred Hampton The raid was organized by the office of Cook County State's Attorney Edward Hanrahan, using officers attached to his office. Hanrahan had recently been the subject of ... 03/12/2014 - 2:55 am | View Website
Police Militarization, Abuses of Power, and the Road to ... Re the “militarization of police”, something that has been mentioned in a number of venues, that drift becomes more and more noticeable, an unfortunate ... 03/12/2014 - 1:22 am | View Website
(joelgoodman)A large number of Consumerist readers are in the “Millennial” generation, and really love Costco. That’s just anecdotal information based on the contents of our inbox, though: some investment analysts are starting to wonder whether today’s young adults will buy their own memberships and get their frozen meat by the crate, their toilet paper by the truckload, and their honey a gallon at a time, just like their forebears.
The millennial generation is roughly defined as “people born between 1980 and 2000.” While it’s impossible to generalize about everyone born in a twenty-year span, especially when the older cohort didn’t even get mobile phones until they were legal adults.
Consumer advocacy groups aren’t the only ones worried about Comcast’s plans to buy Time Warner Cable. Media industry executives have concerns about the merger, too.
Reuters reports that several media executives speaking at a conference this week all expressed doubts about the cable mega-merger. The big common thread? Broadband internet access.
Chase Carey, the president and COO of 21st Century Fox, pinpointed broadband as the biggest potential regulatory hurdle for Comcast:
“Probably the issue that will come out of it, and that will ultimately get focused on, is really the broadband issue.
Nottingham Trent University student Mark Colliass has taken multi-tasking transport to a whole new level with a new lampshade-producing bicycle. For those who would like to bike their way to design, one simple resin-based lampshade can be produced with just a 40 minute ride. According to Mark, his revamped bicycle invention is not only a new mobile method of product design, but also a critique of today’s wasteful throwaway culture.