General Election 2015: Attacks on Ed Miliband 'low rent and laughable' says ...
“The World Cup, to a large extent, is just an opportunity for high street shops to 'cash in', using special offers and social pressure to create a fake group mentality – Nationalism Asda style! "Having said this, I had the opportunity, when I had the ...
April 10, 2015
AP News in Brief at 5:58 am EDT
AP WAS THERE: 'At 4 o'clock they shook hands' — the Civil War's end, as reported in 1865. EDITOR'S NOTE: When Confederate Gen. The video also shows a militant firing a Kalashnikov rifle at another, while men chop away the bases of some of the ...
April 3, 2015
Alajuelense 4-2 (4-4) Montreal Impact: Concacaf Champions League semi-final ...
The conditions were difficult, the crowd were hostile and the second half did see the Impact ship four goals, but the substitutions by Frank Klopas were, in the end, enough to get his men through and become the first Canadian team to reach the ...
April 8, 2015
Montana Album: Search on for missing Glasgow residents
And many eyes will be drawn to the scoreboard, a $2 million maze of electrical connections and lights that covers an area of stadium wall about the size of a football field. Not a few people will be distracted by activities of the fan-elite, the ...
March 28, 2015
A war by any other name is still a war
“So one night we slipped out undetected only to find one wall of the Embassy left standing.” In the end, General Phoumi “As far as I am concerned, he's the biggest charlatan there was.” Only what happened next came as a surprise - as their ...
March 24, 2015
Sailing to the End of the World in Patagonia
The star feature of the room was the view through a window that covered most of the outer wall: mountains, islands, glaciers. It was never less than breathtaking. Continue While large cruise ships do operate in the area, many of the waterways we ...
March 12, 2015
The All-American Rathskeller: From Prohibition To Ponies
Considering the rate at which they were imbibing, it was suggested by members of the large group that it would be in their best interest to simply buy an entire case of ponies for the table. Smith allowed it . Instead, they decided to ship a table ...
March 25, 2015
Members pitch in to rebuild burned down Pattaconk Yacht Club
“As soon as it burned down, they gave us a big check.” The only items left ... building as pillars for a deck and a retaining wall. Irreplaceable items lost in the fire included an antique ship’s clock, compass binnacle (waist high stand on a ship ...
April 9, 2015
Russian cruise breaks down barriers
Our cruise ship, the M.S. Rossia, was no Caribbean ocean liner ... Along one side stands the towering Kremlin wall, along the other the dazzling GUM department store (actually, now a high-end mall). At the far end is iconic St Basil’s Cathedral, with ...
April 4, 2015
GTC 2015: NVIDIA Serves Current CAD Computing Models, Builds Out New Options, Part 2
it's all about making big project databases available quickly, securely, and round-the-clock to team members, wherever they happen to be. Doing so has gotten especially difficult as CAD model and database sizes have exploded, making it challenging to ship ...
April 2, 2015
Your Monday Briefing
Here’s what you need to know: • Clock ... large over today’s negotiating session in Switzerland between world powers and Iran on its nuclear program. Iranian officials have backed away from a crucial part of a proposal, saying they are not willing to ...
March 30, 2015
Splash Damage puts your trigger-finger to the test in frenetic shooter Dirty Bomb (hands-on preview)
The mercenary combat title is a big one for Splash Damage ... With Terminal, you have to blow up a wall and then plant some charges in container cars. The containers have top-secret documents that one team wants to destroy and the other one wants to ...
March 26, 2015
Modest Mouse's 'Strangers to Ourselves' is a hodgepodge
It's been eight years since Modest Mouse's album "We Were Dead Before the Ship Even Sank" smashed onto the U.S. charts ... After aborted sessions over the course of three years -- in Atlanta with OutKast's Big Boi and Portland, Ore., with Nirvana bassist ...
March 20, 2015
This Couple Drove A Dodge 540,000 Miles to Every County in the Lower 48
Not only have the Riehls visited every county in the lower 48, but they’ve taken a large dent out of Alaska and are planning to ship the Intrepid out to Hawaii ... over a few late night drinks in off-the-wall locations, they’ve learned a lot about ...
March 16, 2015