Monday, February 1, 2016

Everything About Everything: David Foster Wallace’s ‘Infinite Jest’ at 20

Uber Drivers in New York City Protest Fare Cuts

Junior Doctors Set to Strike in England After Talks Fail

Iowa Casts Nation’s First Presidential Primary Votes

Video of man dying in Oakland police custody: ‘I can’t...

DNA Got a Kid Kicked Out of School

Cheap Oil Won't Save Airlines

Wind, Sun and Fire

If you are poor it's recession

Silencing Niagara Falls

The key ingredients of South Korea's skincare success

The GOP's Big Gamble

Police kill mentally ill man

Puerto Rico Power Authority’s Debt

Dow tries for up, but closes down


W.H.O. Declares Zika Virus an International Health Emergency

Here's What Happens to the U.K. Economy

How do we know what stars like our Sun are made of?

Meet the most massive dinosaur to ever stomp the Earth

Online Lender Ezubao Took $7.6 Billion in Ponzi Scheme, China Says

Online Lender Ezubao Took $7.6 Billion in Ponzi Scheme, China Says - The New York Times

This is bigger than most... but it is common in Chinese communities. 

'Unthinkable' role

Why the calorie is broken

US veteran’s children taken away over his use of medical marijuana

Hacking Technology’s Boys’ Club

dow down


There are four key economic trends shaping society

Ireland: New Labour plan to ‘take out’ FG candidates

Saudi Banks Show Signs of Stress With Stocks Cheaper Than Assets

The Putin of Chechnya

Paris hopes €1bn revamp of Les Halles can become city's 'beating heart'

Ai Weiwei poses as drowned Syrian infant refugee

Deflation fears grow as eurozone factory growth slows

‘Eyewash’: How the CIA deceives its own workforce about operations

Scientists get 'gene editing' go-ahead

Poor are no threat - but terrorists are

Hieronymus Bosch Credited With Work in Kansas City Museum

Swedish Police Foiled Planned Attack on Immigrants in Stockholm

Skiers giddily paying steep prices for Tahoe slopes’ fine snow

Microsoft Plumbs Ocean’s Depths to Test Underwater Data Center

86 Dead After Boko Haram Attacks in Nigeria, Officials Say

‘I’m gay and I’m a priest, period.’

A more agitated Sanders tries to fend off attacks of nervous establishment

Welcome to the Age of the Commando