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Cable News Ratings Shock: Fox Slips to 3rd Place in Primetime for First Time in 17 Years

Cable News Ratings Shock: Fox Slips to 3rd Place in Primetime for First Time in 17 Years

May 23, 2017 at 3:20 am 0 comments

Fox News slipped to third place in the primetime demo for the first time in 17 years last week as competitors CNN and MSNBC enjoyed a surge in viewership thanks to a chaotic news week for President Donald Trump’s administration.

Offshore Wind Turbines Blamed For Killing Family Of Whales

Offshore Wind Turbines Blamed For Killing Family Of Whales

May 22, 2017 at 11:52 pm 0 comments

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Marine environmental experts blame offshore wind turbines for the deaths of three minke whales that washed up on British beaches, The Times reported Monday.

Wildlife experts claim that the noise generated by wind turbines …

Science Says: Medications prevent opioid addiction relapse

Science Says: Medications prevent opioid addiction relapse

May 22, 2017 at 8:28 pm 0 comments

(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File). FILE – In this Thursday, May 4, 2017, file photo, Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price speaks in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, after the House pushed through a health care …

Photographer shoots wrong couple’s marriage proposal

Photographer shoots wrong couple’s marriage proposal

May 22, 2017 at 5:10 pm 0 comments

A perfect storm of factors led to photographer Jacob Peters shooting the wrong marriage proposal at a remote romantic overlook.

The problems started when he was contacted by an out-of-state stranger to shoot a sunrise proposal on a remote Arkansas …

Say sayonara to the car salesman: New study claims that a fifth of cars will be bought online by 2027 – putting 27,000 dealership jobs at risk

Say sayonara to the car salesman: New study claims that a fifth of cars will be bought online by 2027 – putting 27,000 dealership jobs at risk

May 22, 2017 at 2:56 pm 0 comments

Car salesmen’s jobs are at risk due to a predicted rise in Amazon-style online vehicle purchases in the future.

According to a new study, 20 per cent of all new cars bought in the UK by 2027 will simply be …

Theresa May to unveil plans for new workers’ rights, but abandons living wage pledge

Theresa May to unveil plans for new workers’ rights, but abandons living wage pledge

May 22, 2017 at 10:54 am 0 comments

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Workers would have the right to take up to a year’s unpaid leave to care for a sick family member under plans expected to be unveiled by Theresa May later …

Trump is the world’s biggest mark

Trump is the world’s biggest mark

May 22, 2017 at 7:55 am 0 comments

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The latest in the string of thoroughly exhausting crises emanating from the Trump White House arrived yesterday with The Washington Post’s big scoop that President Trump divulged highly classified information to high-level Russian officials. According …

This Week in Trump: You’re Fired

This Week in Trump: You’re Fired

May 22, 2017 at 5:00 am 0 comments

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Donald Trump shakes hands with then–FBI director James Comey during a White House reception for law enforcement on January 22, 2017.

President Trump fired FBI director James Comey Tuesday, dramatically breaking with precedent and setting …

The Lack Of Sign Language In Schools Is An Injustice For Young People, Deaf And Hearing

The Lack Of Sign Language In Schools Is An Injustice For Young People, Deaf And Hearing

May 22, 2017 at 2:09 am 0 comments

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If you imagine a deaf person, you may well imagine someone using sign language, communicating through beautiful fluid gestures and facial expression. So it often surprises people that, even though I have been deaf since the …

Convicted soldier Chelsea Manning will stay on active duty

Convicted soldier Chelsea Manning will stay on active duty

May 21, 2017 at 7:49 pm 0 comments

In this undated file photo provided by the U.S. Army, Pfc. Chelsea Manning poses for a photo wearing a wig and lipstick. Manning, the transgender soldier convicted in 2013 of illegally disclosing classified government information, will remain on active duty …