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Baseball Falls in Big 12 Championship Soonersports.com
OKLAHOMA CITY – The Oklahoma baseball team fell to TCU 15-3 Thursday in the 2019 Phillips 66 Big 12 Baseball Championship at Chickasaw Bricktown ...
Why We Should Stop Fetishizing Privacy The New York Times
Big tech companies create jobs, encourage innovation and provide valuable services free. Why would we want to break them up?
In need of words: Using local languages improves comprehension for people affected by Cyclone Idai in Beira, Mozambique - Mozambique ReliefWeb
Survivors of Cyclone Idai: 33% do not have information they understand. Humanitarian responders need to use local languages to communicate effectively with ...
Hyatt Made Some Great Website Changes! One Mile at a Time
Hyatt has made some significant changes to the search page of their website, which I'd consider to be mostly very positive. Here are the details.
Many 'Dehumanize' People with Obesity WebMD
By Maureen Salamon. HealthDay Reporter. THURSDAY, May 23, 2019 (HealthDay News) -- Many people -- including those who are overweight themselves ...
New app will guide you to 'smart' recycling bin Times of Malta
A new web application that directs people to the nearest available 'smart' recycling bin has been launched. IBiNs, which gauge the volume of waste disposed, ...
Our Towns: When Libraries Are 'Second Responders' The Atlantic
Everyone knows about first responders. I've come to think of libraries as playing a crucial role as “second responders.” In Ferguson, Missouri, the public library ...
Faked Pelosi videos, slowed to make her appear drunk, spread across social media The Washington Post
Distorted videos of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, altered to make her sound as if she's drunkenly slurring her words, are spreading rapidly across social media ...
Lizzo On Feminism, Self-Love And Bringing 'Hallelujah Moments' To Stage NPR
The flute-playing pop star celebrates self-acceptance on her latest album, Cuz I Love You. "About 10 years ago, I made the decision that I just wanted to be ...
Secretary of State Pompeo: Huawei's CEO 'isn't telling the American people the truth' on China government ties CNBC
"For them to say that they don't work with the Chinese government is false," Secretary of State Mike Pompeo tells CNBC.
Why the Internet Is So Polarized, Extreme, and Screamy The Atlantic
We talk with journalists and internet researchers about the rise of online extremism in the latest episode of the podcast Crazy/Genius.
The Truth Behind Trump Tower Moscow: How Trump Risked Everything For A (Relatively) Tiny Deal Forbes
Candidate Trump jeopardized his eventual presidency on a middling deal — and one that would have had Vladimir Putin's fingerprints all over it.
Next York County commissioners could be three newcomers: Here's a look at the candidates York Daily Record/Sunday News
With Susan Byrnes' retirement, and Chris Reilly's defeat in the primary, the next board of commissioners will likely contain at least two newcomers.
Customer Experience in Public Administration: the advantages of digital transformation Doxee
As in the private sector, the customer experience is important also in the Public Administration because it makes citizens more satisfied and confident.
IKEA releases limited-edition rainbow shopping bag in celebration of pride month Designboom
starting june 1, IKEA US will sell a limited-edition rainbow version of the kvanting shopping bag, in partnership with the human rights campaign foundation.
Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik thanks the people for their support Times of India
BHUBANESWAR: All set to form the government in Odisha for the fifth time in a row, chief minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday thanked the people, parti.
James Charles, Tati Westbrook and the internet's insatiable appetite for “tea” New Statesman
On 10 May 2019, a 37-year-old woman posted a 43-minute YouTube video about her former best friend, a 19-year-old boy. Tati Westbrook and James Charles ...
'Highly demoralising': How people get trapped in Perth's planning web Sydney Morning Herald
Perth residents frequently contact WAtoday in anger at the decisions of government planning boards, whose processes are often shrouded in secrecy. This is ...
The Internet Security Apocalypse You Probably Missed The New York Times
Last week was an online security nightmare and few people noticed. Here's what you need to know.
Meryl Streep Narrates New Charlotte's Web Audiobook — See the Cover! PEOPLE.com
Award-winning actress Meryl Streep is the first person to narrate Charlotte's Web since author E.B. White's own performance, recorded nearly 50 years ago.