EF-2: Survival, loss and love in Wessington Springs
Five o'clock marks the beginning of a normal shift for Deputy Mentzer and Ajax. The pair load up their 2013 black, unmarked . He climbs over a large section of wall and sees them. John Berens and his family stand in their .. Left outside of the ...
June 12, 2015
A D-Day Vet Shows Normandy to His Son
It was about ten o'clock in the morning when we reached the crossroad just west of Formigny. The mist was .. It had taken on the mustard color of the clay that had washed down around it, and it hung there on the serpentine curve of the slope, still ...
June 5, 2015
Can the Swiss Watchmaker Survive the Digital Age?
He didn't even own a soldering iron. Swiss watchmakers don't need them; their devices are put The émigrés hired them to spend their winters hand-polishing tiny metal components for the “movements,” the watch's spring-driven inner workings ...
June 3, 2015
Allie Ostrander raises the bar for young Alaska distance runners
Neither can recall precisely what sparked their dispute, only that Allie, brandishing a metal rake and threatening to make her point with it, chased Taylor around the outside of the house. Allie's pretty sure she wouldn't have actually used the rake ...
Unsportsmanlike Podcast - Jerry and Adam talk about what grinds their gears
Cops now why is your accident on Maria it's not because you're driving do best it's not digit drunk at 6 o'clock in the evening it's because you're deride you stupid phone. The tunnel is like . It's as I have issues with Mike penis too I won't ...
June 12, 2015
Iraqi Army's 'Will to Fight' Revealed in Years-Old Six-Second Video
Putting out a wall of fire, they focus solely on protecting their fellow Marines and Iraqi allies. Their rounds shatter the While Treptow died 90 years before the others, all three were driven by the same Pledge to fight “as if the whole issue of ...
May 26, 2015
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June 20, 2015
The Kuh Review: Le Comptoir
While L.A. has lots of produce-driven restaurants, Menes goes farther ... Menes cooks the egg in a cast-iron Staub ramekin, and when it starts to set, he sprinkles on shaved Regianno before giving the dish a hit of frothy thyme butter.
June 10, 2015
History of violence plagues prison where breakout occurred
Inmates there report among the highest rates of inmate-on-inmate fights in all state prisons, driven by gang feuds and drug disputes ... putting the transplanted inmates to work operating an iron mine and forge. The village that grew up around the prison ...
June 9, 2015
Australia’s Abbott Supports Iron-Ore Probe
CANBERRA, Australia-Prime Minister Tony Abbott backed a special parliamentary inquiry into the iron-ore market, saying it was important to discover the facts underpinning sharp falls in prices for the country’s chief export. Mr. Abbott didn’t say ...
Iron ore price retreats below $US70 a tonne
Driving the latest falls was weak trade data out of China yesterday. The numbers showed a heavy fall in imports, a negative sign for demand in the world’s largest market for iron ore. The commodity is down about 48 per cent on the year, with the collapse ...
December 9, 2014
Keeping things ticking with the Maryland Clock Company
began the clock repair business in 1950. Rick Graham, an only child, took over the shop at nineteen when his father passed away in 1973. Years later, Rick and Doris Graham expanded the company to include selling clocks. Grandfather, grandmother, wall ...
December 5, 2014
Microscopic dynamics of synchronization in driven colloids
from Huygens’ pendulum clocks to physiological rhythms. One such synchronization phenomenon, dynamic mode locking, occurs when naturally oscillating processes are driven by an externally imposed modulation. Typically only averaged or integrated ...
October 23, 2014
Iron-Ore Glut Too Much Even for China
Iron-ore prices are down 40% this year, but it isn't because of China. Instead, an Australian-led surge in production has left the industry with too much supply even for China's massive steel industry to absorb. Whether Chinese demand stays at near-record ...
September 22, 2014