Month: March 2018

Tess Torelli March 31, 2018

A roadside bomb in northern Syria killed two coalition personnel, including an American, and wounded five others in a rare attack since the U.S.-led coalition sent troops into the war-torn country, the U.S. military and a U.S. defense official said Friday. The military did not say where the attack took place or give the nationalities […]

Tess Torelli March 31, 2018

SpaceX succeeded in its sixth launch of 2018, putting the fifth batch of Iridium NEXT satellites into orbit using a previously-flown Falcon 9 rocket. Launched Friday from the central coast of California, Elon Musk’s rocket company has now put up 50 satellites for a next-generation communications system. Friday’s launch was part of a larger contract […]

Tess Torelli March 31, 2018

The current campaign being waged against the U.S. is serious. I believe it merits a response from a trusted source. Though there are fact-checking websites in the U.S. like Snopes, a threat of this magnitude requires more than just citizen-run or private organization-operated programs. A government effort to combat fake news would provide citizens with […]

Vinnyd March 31, 2018

The tennis world is rocked by a BBC report into match fixing at the top level of the sport. Documents obtained by the BBC and the website Buzzfeed News describe ‘strong evidence’ linking betting syndicates to players — but they were not pursued by the sport’s anti-corruption body. Subscribe to BBC News HERE Check out […]

Tess Torelli March 31, 2018

In conversations with Giftofaservant, employees questioned the Connections program’s true anonymity and said they feared potential backlash if they give negative feedback about their jobs and managers. “There’s just no way you’re going to answer it honestly without an absolute guarantee that it’s anonymous,” said one person at the company. Two managers said the feedback […]

Vinnyd March 31, 2018

Meet the 23 players from the United States Men’s National Soccer Team, this is forward Julian Green. Subscribe to ►► Follow the latest NFL news and highlights, with updates on your favorite team and players. Want to know what’s up with Russell Wilson, Cam Newton, Tom Brady and more? We’ve got you covered: Can the […]

Tess Torelli March 31, 2018

A single friend of mine once remarked that the major difference among dating apps like OKCupid, Tinder and Bumble wasn’t the way they were designed or the companies behind them — it was how long they had existed. New apps, she said, were more likely to attract interesting and smart people who were actually looking […]