New research promises quiet cars -- even when hitting unexpected bumps in the road However, a means to minimize sudden, unexpected noises -- like those from an encounter with potholes, bumps or other roadway pavement obstacles -- has been more problematic. A significant step in countering such unexpected roadway noises is the development ... 08/14/2012 - 8:45 am | View Link
An unexpected encounter with Chicago NATO protestors We went to see a play last night at Timeline Theatre, a great local company. The company rents space from a church on Broadway and Wellington, which we learned was housing out of towners in to protest NATO. The people on the street and in the church itself ... 05/19/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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Democratic gubernatorial nominee Gina Raimondo is hoping for a campaign boost from a visit to Rhode Island by Hillary Clinton. The former first lady, U. S. senator and Democratic presidential candidate is scheduled to appear with Allan Fung: Former R. I. Gov. Donald Carcieri has not been campaigning with mePolitiFactBrown poll: Raimondo opens up 11-point lead over Fung in R.
Frank Mankiewicz, the press secretary who went before television cameras to announce the death of Sen. Robert F. Kennedy and later served as political director for presidential candidate George McGovern, died Thursday. He was 90.
Mankiewicz died of a heart attack at George Washington University Hospital, said a family friend, journalist Adam Clymer.
Mankiewicz was a longtime Democratic political operative as well as a lawyer, journalist and author.
Hate to shill for anything PBS, but apparently a group of libertarian organizations put together this special on the life, times, and thinking of Dr. Walter E, Williams which is making the rounds on PBS and I actually caught tonight in prime time on the Philly outlet. Following Williams from his youth in Philadelphia through his time in the army in the late fifties, the program details his introduction to racial discrimination in the military.
A genetic analysis of a 45,000-year-old thigh bone narrows down the time when modern humans and Neanderthals first interbred. A 45,000-year-old leg bone is raising questions about just how close modern-day humans are to our thick-browed Stone Age ancestors. DNA from the femur of a Siberian man is helping to pinpoint when modern humans and Neanderthals first interbred, researchers say.