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 By Sarah Storkin    News    June 12, 2017

NYC Going to the Dogs--How To Take Your Dog On The Subway In a Bag

It is a good example of the law of unintended consequences. A New York City transit rule went into effect in October 2016 prohibiting animals on the subway. The law has an exception for service dogs...

 

King of Holland Has a Part Time Job: Airline Pilot on Dutch KLM Airlines

What's a bored king of the Pays Bas do on his off hours? Sneak out of the palace to fly jumbo jets, it turns out. The kind with passengers. King Willem-Alexander was born in Utrecht and is the oldest...

 

Ivanka Just Got An Office In The West Wing. Tiffany Trump Deserves One, Too

The big item on the national news wire tonight is that Ivanka Trump is getting an office in the West Wing of the White House. Well, Ok, the big item was James Comey was testifying to Congress,...

 
 By Sarah Storkin    Schools    March 7, 2017

Platte Library in Wisconsin Referencing the Epic Oscar Fail by Faye Dunaway and Warren Beatty

Someone at the Platte, Wisconsin Public Library has an eye on the Oscars and a sense of humor. Not bad for an account with less than 200 followers, but 1000 likes! Lulu in La La Land, Oops! Midnight...

 
 By Sarah Storkin    People    March 1, 2017

Ten Reasons To Love Tiffany Trump, Despite Being the Black Sheep of the Family

Tiffany Trump is enormously popular, much more so than any other recent Presidential daughter. This despite not living in the White House, or being a mere half sister to her flashy siblings. Sweetness...

 

Emmy Award Winning TV Producer Convicted of Stabbing His Own Tenant

When the victim laughed at the victim's prospects to win Emmy's, the TV producer stabbed him. And the TV producer had won an Emmy, writing about a tenant who had been stabbed by his landlord. No...

 

We Have Detected 234 Alien Civilizations, Say Laval, Cornell University Astronomers

Two Cornell University astronomers have published a paper postulating that light modulations visible in 234 stars, are most likely signals generated by Extraterrestrial Intelligence....

 

Woman Alleges MTA Employees Left Her for Dead on Blue Line Train

A civil lawsuit was filed against the Los Angeles Metropolitan Transit Authority ("LACMTA") today by a 57-year-old woman who was the victim of an unprovoked, racially-motivated verbal and physical...

 

Breitbart Accuses Betsy DeVos, Trump Education Secretary, of Supporting Common Core

Breitbart news accuses President Elect Donald Trump's choice to lead the Department of Education, as a supporter of Common Core. Amway co-founder Betsy DeVos is a billionaire known for her...

 

Forward-Thinking Soledad High School is Going Solar, Says School District

The Soledad Unified School District approved a contract with OpTerra Energy Services, Inc. (OpTerra Energy Services) at its last board meeting of August to design and construct the first solar...

 

Samsung Smartphones Recall: Serious Fire and Burn Hazards

Consumers should immediately stop using and power down the recalled Galaxy Note7 devices purchased before September 15, 2016. Samsung has received 92 reports of the batteries overheating in the U.S.,...

 

Suicide Prevention: New State of the Art Mental Health Crisis and Resource Tool

In honor of National Suicide Prevention Week, the Therapy Live team has released a new tool that is designed to save more lives. Located at www.Therapy.Live/Suicide, visitors will find a state of the...

 

Eliminating the Mosquito is Technically Possible: Why Not Just Do It?

Thousands of species feed on the blood of various kinds of hosts, mainly vertebrates, including mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, and even some kinds of fish. Some mosquitoes also attack...

 

How the Black Lives Matter Movement Became Anti-Israel and Anti-Semitic

The Black Lives Matter movement stands to lose potential support from influential Jewish organizations after release of a platform that slanders Israel. The activist movement associated with protests...

 
 By Sarah Storkin    News    July 11, 2016

McClure Tunnel Closed Tonight For Maintenance

PCH Will have intermittent lane closures tonight after 10 pm to 5 am, from the McClure Tunnel to Malibu, for cleaning and maintenance. This was in a tweet from the California Department of...

 

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