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The Space Review
Creating a mission control for the commercial spaceflight industryFor more than five decades, a major element of human spaceflight has been missi
Creating a mission control for the commercial spaceflight industry
The Space Review / Posted yesterday
For more than five decades, a major element of human spaceflight has been mission control. A roomful of engineers and technicians has vicariously flown each mission with the crew in space, monitoring the health of the spacecraft, keeping missions on... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Sales of Chewbacca masks skyrocket after video goes viralLive video ever, with more than 100 million views and 3 million shares. Candac
Sales of Chewbacca masks skyrocket after video goes viral
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Live video ever, with more than 100 million views and 3 million shares. Candace and her family were presented with a roomful of toys from Kohls as a result of the video’s success. And sales on Amazon increased by a massive amount. Chewbacca... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Sales of Chewbacca masks skyrocket after video goes viralLive video ever, with more than 100 million views and 3 million shares. Candac
Sales of Chewbacca masks skyrocket after video goes viral
Sun-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
Live video ever, with more than 100 million views and 3 million shares. Candace and her family were presented with a roomful of toys from Kohls as a result of the video’s success. And sales on Amazon increased by a massive amount. Chewbacca... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
New data-intensive supercomputer may help combat spread of Zika virusfor others to collaborate, apply machine learning and perform analytics using A
New data-intensive supercomputer may help combat spread of Zika virus
News-Medical-Net / Posted yesterday
for others to collaborate, apply machine learning and perform analytics using Apache Hadoop." "It's just great to see a roomful of people buzzing, talking about bringing these skills to bear either to build a consolidated data set, a little... Read more
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The Washington Times
Joe Louis stood tall 75 years ago in Washington fight with Buddy BaerHarry Mendel. “He’s the best natured fighter I ever saw,” Mendel said. “Can yo
Joe Louis stood tall 75 years ago in Washington fight with Buddy Baer
The Washington Times / Posted 2 days ago
Harry Mendel. “He’s the best natured fighter I ever saw,” Mendel said. “Can you imagine [Jack] Dempsey waking up to a roomful of people just before a championship fight and grinning?” Ancil Hoffman, Baer’s manager, told Stan, “The first time... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
‘Idyll Banter’ details life in small-town Americadestroyed the library. "We all understand on some level that there is somethin
‘Idyll Banter’ details life in small-town America
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
destroyed the library. "We all understand on some level that there is something sacred about a book," he writes. "So a roomful of books - especially a roomful of shared books, of books that have been savored and read and literally touched by... Read more
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ABC News
Clinton Fires Back at Trump for NRA Remarksand division in our streets, even about more nuclear weapons in the world. That
Clinton Fires Back at Trump for NRA Remarks
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
and division in our streets, even about more nuclear weapons in the world. That's no way to keep us safe." Speaking to a roomful of mothers who have lost children to gun violence, Clinton specifically criticized Trump's proposal to mandate that... Read more
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Bury Free Press
REVIEW: Flanders and Swann ‘hilarious’ as Bury Festival kicks offmud or making popping sounds with your cheek. As FitzHigham explained, there is
REVIEW: Flanders and Swann ‘hilarious’ as Bury Festival kicks off
Bury Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
mud or making popping sounds with your cheek. As FitzHigham explained, there is something wonderfully funny about seeing a roomful of middle-class spectators shouting ‘woo’ with their hands in the air in the splendid surrounds of the Theatre... Read more
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The Irish Times
Paul Giamatti: ‘I don’t look like Brad Pitt. I don’t look like a superhero’affect his career. He was nominated for an Emmy for his part in Inside Amy Schu
Paul Giamatti: ‘I don’t look like Brad Pitt. I don’t look like a superhero’
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
affect his career. He was nominated for an Emmy for his part in Inside Amy Schumer’s parody of 12 Angry Men, in which a roomful of men debate whether Schumer is hot enough to be on television. (“Her ass makes me furious!” Giambatti’s character... Read more
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indieWIRE
Sean Penn's 'The Last Face' is His Worst Movieof a celebrated activist who now spends her time arguing for greater relief eff
Sean Penn's 'The Last Face' is His Worst Movie
indieWIRE / Posted 4 days ago
of a celebrated activist who now spends her time arguing for greater relief efforts from the UN. As she addresses a roomful of wealthy supporters while an orchestra swells behind her, she flashes back to her experiences with Miguel (Bardem),... Read more
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Philly.com
Justin Bieber, Bob Dylan and beyond rock the beachPiedmont Boys on June 10, bluesman Cedric Burnside on June 17, accordion squeez
Justin Bieber, Bob Dylan and beyond rock the beach
Philly.com / Posted 4 days ago
Piedmont Boys on June 10, bluesman Cedric Burnside on June 17, accordion squeezer Clifton Chenier on July 6, and bar band Roomful of Blues on Aug. 27. July 29 at BorgataThe 89-year-old ageless wonder brings his sublimely sophisticated take on the... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Why It Matters When Hollywood Actresses Talk About Pay Equalityfor her work on the show, The Huffington Post first reported Tuesday. And her b
Why It Matters When Hollywood Actresses Talk About Pay Equality
The Huffington Post / Posted 5 days ago
for her work on the show, The Huffington Post first reported Tuesday. And her bosses complied. She spoke candidly to a roomful of activists and philanthropists at the Rockefeller Foundation about the horrid fact that women make less than men in... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Russell Westbrook, Kelli O'Hara, Troy Aikman and more named 2016 Oklahoma Hall of Fame inducteestoday at a luncheon hosted by the Oklahoma Hall of Fame at the Gaylord-Pickens
Russell Westbrook, Kelli O'Hara, Troy Aikman and more named 2016 Oklahoma Hall of Fame inductees
The Oklahoman / Posted 5 days ago
today at a luncheon hosted by the Oklahoma Hall of Fame at the Gaylord-Pickens Museum. New inductees were presented to a roomful of past Oklahoma Hall of Fame Honorees. “It’s incredibly inspirational to be surrounded by such an accomplished... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Christie threatens cuts if hospitals don't produce results on drug addiction treatmentin Neptune, Christie was highlighting his efforts to try changing the stigma th
Christie threatens cuts if hospitals don't produce results on drug addiction treatment
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 5 days ago
in Neptune, Christie was highlighting his efforts to try changing the stigma that goes along with addiction, telling a roomful of doctors, hospitals and law enforcement officials familiar stories of his mother’s smoking habit and a close... Read more
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Variety
10 Things We Learned From the CW Upfront Presentationthe network’s programming strategy. “We know our brand. We know what works for
10 Things We Learned From the CW Upfront Presentation
Variety / Posted 5 days ago
the network’s programming strategy. “We know our brand. We know what works for us,” CW president Mark Pedowitz said to the roomful of media buyers at Manhattan’s City Center. Here are 10 things we learned from the CW presentation “Supergirl” has... Read more
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The News-Times
8 Tips on Giving a Presentation Like a Proyou in the first place, to obtain a full and complete analysis of who will be i
8 Tips on Giving a Presentation Like a Pro
The News-Times / Posted 5 days ago
you in the first place, to obtain a full and complete analysis of who will be in the room. Obviously, the presentation for roomful of CEOs will be different than a presentation for a group of front-line workers.2. Start with a bang, not a... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
8 Tips on Giving a Presentation Like a Proyou in the first place, to obtain a full and complete analysis of who will be i
8 Tips on Giving a Presentation Like a Pro
Stamford Advocate / Posted 5 days ago
you in the first place, to obtain a full and complete analysis of who will be in the room. Obviously, the presentation for roomful of CEOs will be different than a presentation for a group of front-line workers.2. Start with a bang, not a... Read more
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Connecticut Post
8 Tips on Giving a Presentation Like a Proyou in the first place, to obtain a full and complete analysis of who will be i
8 Tips on Giving a Presentation Like a Pro
Connecticut Post / Posted 5 days ago
you in the first place, to obtain a full and complete analysis of who will be in the room. Obviously, the presentation for roomful of CEOs will be different than a presentation for a group of front-line workers.2. Start with a bang, not a... Read more
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Greenwich Time
8 Tips on Giving a Presentation Like a Proyou in the first place, to obtain a full and complete analysis of who will be i
8 Tips on Giving a Presentation Like a Pro
Greenwich Time / Posted 5 days ago
you in the first place, to obtain a full and complete analysis of who will be in the room. Obviously, the presentation for roomful of CEOs will be different than a presentation for a group of front-line workers.2. Start with a bang, not a... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Robin Wright says she had to fight for equal pay on House of CardsUnderwood, the wife of President Frank Underwood. "I was like, 'I want to be p
Robin Wright says she had to fight for equal pay on House of Cards
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
Underwood, the wife of President Frank Underwood. "I was like, 'I want to be paid the same as Kevin,'" Wright told a roomful of activists, philanthropists and media on Tuesday (local time) at the Rockefeller Foundation. Off-screen, Robin... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Robin Wright of 'House of Cards' says she had to fight for equal paySpacey in the Netflix drama, said Tuesday that she wouldn't stand for making le
Robin Wright of 'House of Cards' says she had to fight for equal pay
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 6 days ago
Spacey in the Netflix drama, said Tuesday that she wouldn't stand for making less than her co-star. The 50-year-old told a roomful of activists, philanthropists and media at the Rockefeller Foundation that her character as Claire Underwood, the... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Robin Wright of 'House of Cards' says she had to fight for...Spacey in the Netflix drama, said Tuesday that she wouldn't stand for making le
Robin Wright of 'House of Cards' says she had to fight for...
Dayton Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
Spacey in the Netflix drama, said Tuesday that she wouldn't stand for making less than her co-star. The 50-year-old told a roomful of activists, philanthropists and media at the Rockefeller Foundation that her character as Claire Underwood, the... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Robin Wright of 'House of Cards' says she had to fight for...Spacey in the Netflix drama, said Tuesday that she wouldn't stand for making le
Robin Wright of 'House of Cards' says she had to fight for...
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 6 days ago
Spacey in the Netflix drama, said Tuesday that she wouldn't stand for making less than her co-star. The 50-year-old told a roomful of activists, philanthropists and media at the Rockefeller Foundation that her character as Claire Underwood, the... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Robin Wright of 'House of Cards' says she had to fight for...Spacey in the Netflix drama, said Tuesday that she wouldn't stand for making le
Robin Wright of 'House of Cards' says she had to fight for...
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 6 days ago
Spacey in the Netflix drama, said Tuesday that she wouldn't stand for making less than her co-star. The 50-year-old told a roomful of activists, philanthropists and media at the Rockefeller Foundation that her character as Claire Underwood, the... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Robin Wright of 'House of Cards' says she had to fight for equal paySpacey in the Netflix drama, said Tuesday that she wouldn't stand for making le
Robin Wright of 'House of Cards' says she had to fight for equal pay
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 6 days ago
Spacey in the Netflix drama, said Tuesday that she wouldn't stand for making less than her co-star. The 50-year-old told a roomful of activists, philanthropists and media at the Rockefeller Foundation that her character as Claire Underwood, the... Read more
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ajc.com
Robin Wright of 'House of Cards' says she had to fight for...Spacey in the Netflix drama, said Tuesday that she wouldn't stand for making le
Robin Wright of 'House of Cards' says she had to fight for...
ajc.com / Posted 6 days ago
Spacey in the Netflix drama, said Tuesday that she wouldn't stand for making less than her co-star. The 50-year-old told a roomful of activists, philanthropists and media at the Rockefeller Foundation that her character as Claire Underwood, the... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Robin Wright of 'House of Cards' says she had to fight for...Spacey in the Netflix drama, said Tuesday that she wouldn't stand for making le
Robin Wright of 'House of Cards' says she had to fight for...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 6 days ago
Spacey in the Netflix drama, said Tuesday that she wouldn't stand for making less than her co-star. The 50-year-old told a roomful of activists, philanthropists and media at the Rockefeller Foundation that her character as Claire Underwood, the... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Que Sarah Sera: The Nat'l Catholic Prayer Breakfastof individualism, consumerism and ethics are more complicated than the cardinal
Que Sarah Sera: The Nat'l Catholic Prayer Breakfast
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 6 days ago
of individualism, consumerism and ethics are more complicated than the cardinal allows, and much more complicated than a roomful of Republican Catholics would acknowledge. But, then everything gets very dark as the cardinal paints a narrative... Read more
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Daily Mail
Paedophilia CAN be cured with drugs, expert claimsof yourself in a similar situation with your preferred partner type. How easy
Paedophilia CAN be cured with drugs, expert claims
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
of yourself in a similar situation with your preferred partner type. How easy do you find it to control yourself in a roomful of the type of people you are attracted to? It's not so difficult to do, is it? Professor Winder says drugs like... Read more
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examiner.com
Backyard Blues to beat cancerof the afternoon. He has played in all major area clubs, sharing the stage with
Backyard Blues to beat cancer
examiner.com / Posted 6 days ago
of the afternoon. He has played in all major area clubs, sharing the stage with Jay Geils (J. Geils Band), Duke Robillard (Roomful of Blues, Fabulous Thunderbirds), Danny Kalb (Blues Project), David Maxwell (Freddie King, Muddy Waters), Howard... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
From solar planes to vegetarianism, B.C. students bring suggestions to environment ministerA roomful of high school students who had the ear of the federal environment mi
From solar planes to vegetarianism, B.C. students bring suggestions to environment minister
The Globe and Mail / Posted 6 days ago
A roomful of high school students who had the ear of the federal environment minister on Tuesday peppered her with a range of questions and ideas, from encouraging corporations to think about sustainability to suggesting the government create... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Peter Schiff On Trump's "Realism" & Krugman's "Scruples"marketeer, and builder of glitzy gold towers, Donald Trump owes his business su
Peter Schiff On Trump's "Realism" & Krugman's "Scruples"
Zero Hedge / Posted 8 days ago
marketeer, and builder of glitzy gold towers, Donald Trump owes his business success to his ability to walk into a roomful of people to whom he owes money and, through the use of threats, bluster, and hardball negotiations, convince them to... Read more
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Miami New Times
Miami Native Running For Rubio's Senate Seat Calls Obama An "Animal"about adding to that legacy of hate speech in the most public of settings? And
Miami Native Running For Rubio's Senate Seat Calls Obama An "Animal"
Miami New Times / Posted 8 days ago
about adding to that legacy of hate speech in the most public of settings? And just as disturbing: How does no one in this roomful of adults listening to Beruff object to such blatant racism? In fact, listen closely and you'll hear someone in the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Hillary Clinton tests appeal to (gasp!) RepublicansStates has long tried to contain. “The last thing we need is more countries wi
Hillary Clinton tests appeal to (gasp!) Republicans
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
States has long tried to contain. “The last thing we need is more countries with nuclear weapons,” Clinton said to a roomful of cheers in Kentucky. “I’m trying to reduce the number of nuclear weapons.” The strategy, anecdotally at least,... Read more
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USA Today
Trump’s rise prompts immigrants to naturalize… and we want our president to behave accordingly." Isabel Ocola, a resident o
Trump’s rise prompts immigrants to naturalize
USA Today / Posted 9 days ago
… and we want our president to behave accordingly." Isabel Ocola, a resident of Garfield, took her citizenship oath in a roomful of immigrants from 30 different countries. She pledged allegiance to the American flag against the backdrop of the... Read more
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Daily Journal
Trump's rise prods NJ immigrants to naturalizethey are certainly much more likely to respond." Isabel Ocola, a resident of G
Trump's rise prods NJ immigrants to naturalize
Daily Journal / Posted 10 days ago
they are certainly much more likely to respond." Isabel Ocola, a resident of Garfield, took her citizenship oath in a roomful of immigrants from 30 different countries. She pledged allegiance to the American flag against the backdrop of the... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
How the 2016 election is upending pro-Israel orthodoxiespeacemaking with neutrality and for weeks would not commit to recognizing Jerus
How the 2016 election is upending pro-Israel orthodoxies
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 11 days ago
peacemaking with neutrality and for weeks would not commit to recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. He also told a roomful of Jewish Republicans that he did not want their money. Trump seems unwilling to consistently pander — on Israel or... Read more
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J Weekly
How the 2016 U.S. election is upending pro-Israel orthodoxiespeacemaking with neutrality and for weeks would not commit to recognizing Jerus
How the 2016 U.S. election is upending pro-Israel orthodoxies
J Weekly / Posted 12 days ago
peacemaking with neutrality and for weeks would not commit to recognizing Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. He also told a roomful of Jewish Republicans that he did not want their money. Trump seems unwilling to consistently pander -- on Israel or... Read more
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ITBusiness.ca
“Strategic value” in supporting startups, MasterCard saysprogram that every three months invites commerce-based startups to apply for th
“Strategic value” in supporting startups, MasterCard says
ITBusiness.ca / Posted 12 days ago
program that every three months invites commerce-based startups to apply for the chance to pitch their companies to a roomful of MasterCard executives and representatives from partner companies on what is known as “selection day,” which this... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Dolby Neuroscientist Calls Out Gender Bias in ScienceDolby Laboratories head scientist Poppy Crum knows what it’s like to be the onl
Dolby Neuroscientist Calls Out Gender Bias in Science
Darien News-Review / Posted 13 days ago
Dolby Laboratories head scientist Poppy Crum knows what it’s like to be the only woman in a roomful of men. “It happens a lot,” she said on Wednesday at TheWrap’s Power Women Breakfast in San Francisco. Crum recalled being at a scientific gathering... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Dolby Neuroscientist Calls Out Gender Bias in ScienceDolby Laboratories head scientist Poppy Crum knows what it’s like to be the onl
Dolby Neuroscientist Calls Out Gender Bias in Science
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 days ago
Dolby Laboratories head scientist Poppy Crum knows what it’s like to be the only woman in a roomful of men. “It happens a lot,” she said on Wednesday at TheWrap’s Power Women Breakfast in San Francisco. Crum recalled being at a scientific gathering... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Dolby Neuroscientist Calls Out Gender Bias in ScienceDolby Laboratories head scientist Poppy Crum knows what it’s like to be the onl
Dolby Neuroscientist Calls Out Gender Bias in Science
Stamford Advocate / Posted 13 days ago
Dolby Laboratories head scientist Poppy Crum knows what it’s like to be the only woman in a roomful of men. “It happens a lot,” she said on Wednesday at TheWrap’s Power Women Breakfast in San Francisco. Crum recalled being at a scientific gathering... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Dolby Neuroscientist Calls Out Gender Bias in ScienceDolby Laboratories head scientist Poppy Crum knows what it’s like to be the onl
Dolby Neuroscientist Calls Out Gender Bias in Science
Connecticut Post / Posted 13 days ago
Dolby Laboratories head scientist Poppy Crum knows what it’s like to be the only woman in a roomful of men. “It happens a lot,” she said on Wednesday at TheWrap’s Power Women Breakfast in San Francisco. Crum recalled being at a scientific gathering... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Dolby Neuroscientist Calls Out Gender Bias in ScienceDolby Laboratories head scientist Poppy Crum knows what it’s like to be the onl
Dolby Neuroscientist Calls Out Gender Bias in Science
Houston Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
Dolby Laboratories head scientist Poppy Crum knows what it’s like to be the only woman in a roomful of men. “It happens a lot,” she said on Wednesday at TheWrap’s Power Women Breakfast in San Francisco. Crum recalled being at a scientific gathering... Read more
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Engadget
Oculus highlights over a million Gear VR users with new content"Oculus' mission is to help people experience anything, anywhere," says Max Coh
Oculus highlights over a million Gear VR users with new content
Engadget / Posted 13 days ago
"Oculus' mission is to help people experience anything, anywhere," says Max Cohen, Oculus' head of mobile to a roomful of journalists this Tuesday. There's the high-end experience of the Rift, of course, but there's also the portable easy-to-use... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Morgan preaches to choir on medical marijuana; attorney mobbed after candid, frank speechMorgan brought his medical-marijuana crusade to the nation’s premiere cannabis
Morgan preaches to choir on medical marijuana; attorney mobbed after candid, frank speech
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 13 days ago
Morgan brought his medical-marijuana crusade to the nation’s premiere cannabis business trade show Tuesday, captivating a roomful of believers before passing around the collection plate for his cause. Morgan, a self-described “salty-tongued”... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
Edwards career ended by the professionalism she fought forfact that Charlotte Edwards' announcement of her retirement from international
Edwards career ended by the professionalism she fought for
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 13 days ago
fact that Charlotte Edwards' announcement of her retirement from international cricket was made at Lord's, in front of a roomful of journalists, was testament to the transformation of women's cricket in the decade since she was appointed to lead... Read more
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Orange County Register
Tustin Unified teacher named an O.C. Teacher of the Yearby Orange County residents Bill and Sue Gross. “Fifteen thousand dollars?” a s
Tustin Unified teacher named an O.C. Teacher of the Year
Orange County Register / Posted 14 days ago
by Orange County residents Bill and Sue Gross. “Fifteen thousand dollars?” a squeaky high voice asked incredulously from a roomful of kindergarteners at Tustin Memorial Academy in Santa Ana. “I want to be a teacher!” said kindergartener Clyde... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Bernie Sanders campaign taps Rosario Dawson, Luis Guzman to woo Latino voters in LAPico House near Olvera Street, the event drew about 150 people, mostly Latinos
Bernie Sanders campaign taps Rosario Dawson, Luis Guzman to woo Latino voters in LA
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 15 days ago
Pico House near Olvera Street, the event drew about 150 people, mostly Latinos in their 20s and 30s. "This is not a roomful of Mexicans. This is a roomful of Latinos," said Puerto Rico native Guzmán to a round of applause. Sticking to the... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Bernie Sanders campaign taps Rosario Dawson, Luis Guzman to woo Latino voters in LAPico House near Olvera Street, the event drew about 150 people, mostly Latinos
Bernie Sanders campaign taps Rosario Dawson, Luis Guzman to woo Latino voters in LA
Silicon Valley / Posted 15 days ago
Pico House near Olvera Street, the event drew about 150 people, mostly Latinos in their 20s and 30s. "This is not a roomful of Mexicans. This is a roomful of Latinos," said Puerto Rico native Guzmán to a round of applause. Sticking to the... Read more
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