Republicans to back Obama's student loan plan House Republicans are willing to give President Barack Obama a rare win, the chairman of the Education and Workforce Committee said Thursday in outlining a deal that would let college students avoid a costly hike on their student loans. More
GOP boycotts health care advisory board House and Senate Republican leaders told President Barack Obama Thursday that they will refuse to nominate candidates to serve on an advisory board that is to play a role in holding down Medicare costs under the new health care act. More
Romney iPhone app misspells 'America' to Web's delight (CNN)-- It's probably not the kind of thing voters will use to choose the leader of the free world. But the Web was taking no shortage of presidential potshots Wednesday over Republican candidate Mitt Romney's new mobile app, which embarrassingly ... 05/31/2012 - 6:27 am | View Link
Romney's iPhone app misspells 'America' WASHINGTON, May 30 (UPI) -- A typo misspelling "America" in presumptive Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney's iPhone app has gone viral online. Romney's iPhone app, "I'm with Mitt," allows users to post photos of themselves with 14 pre-made banners ... 05/30/2012 - 1:04 pm | View Link
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Police departments across the United States are advising officers to proceed with caution in the wake of a fatal shooting, "execution style," of two police officers in Brooklyn, New York, over the weekend
Some have taken measures a step further and asked officers to limit their social media comments, too.
See also: NYPD cop killer told passers-by to 'follow him on Instagram' moments before shooting
NYPD officers Rafael Ramos, 40, and Wenjian Liu, 32, were shot in their patrol car in broad daylight on Saturday by 28-year-old Ismaaiyl Brinsley, who had posted threatening messages on social media prior to the attack.
On Monday, Pope Francis delivered the annual Christmas greeting to the cardinals, bishops and priests of the Vatican that was anything but cheery. In fact, the leader of the Catholic institution used the opportunity to shame his clergy for many members' desire for power at the expense of living a religious life -- what he called, "spiritual Alzheimer's."He spoke of the "terrorism of gossip" which can "kill the reputation of our colleagues and brothers in cold blood." He said that cliques can "enslave their members and become a cancer that threatens the harmony of the body," and that these power-hungry clergy lived lives "typical of mediocre and progressive spiritual emptiness that no academic degree can fill.""These and other maladies and temptations," Francis continued, "are a danger for every Christian and for any administrative organization, community, congregation, parish, ecclesial movement, etc., and can strike at both the individual and the corporate level."Continue Reading
LONDON — England's publicly funded healthcare system, the National Health Service (NHS), announced 11 new Genomics Medicine Centres Monday, as part of a new DNA scheme that aims to tackle cancer and rare diseases.
The centres are part of their 100,000 Genomes Project, which was launched by Prime Minister David Cameron earlier this year to collect and decode 100,000 genomes, enabling scientists and doctors to understand more about specific conditions.
See also: Google Genomics is a cloud service just for DNA data
The NHS aims to "transform the future of healthcare" and hopes the centres will "improve the prediction and prevention of disease, enable new and more precise diagnostic tests, and allow personalisation of drugs and other treatments to specific genetic variants." Read more
Conservative meathead Erick Erickson played to Manichean type on Monday, charging that President Obama "hates America" and has deliberately wrecked the country in order to "humble" it. In a RedState.com blog post that appeared under the headline "When the American President Hates America," Erickson asserted that Barack and Michelle Obama "see the United States as a corrupt and bullying power that needs to be humbled."Arguing that nobody "seeks to fundamentally transform something that they love" -- unless, of course, you're talking about St.