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Police detain, interrogate Conservative rabbi for marrying people

Police in Haifa abruptly woke prominent Masorti (Conservative) leader Rabbi Dubi Haiyun at 5:30am this morning at his home in Haifa, detained him, and took him in for questioning at the local police station for performing weddings outside of the Chief Rabbinate.

JERUSALEM POST - 2018-07-19 09:19:00

High-tech hotel wars: Sleeping in China just got more futuristic

—Hotel guests inChinamight no longer have to worry about figuring out the air-con control panels or waiting in line to check in.Two major international hotel groups have just announced they're rolling out some high-tech upgrades at properties throughout the country.Firstly, InterContinental Hotels G

CNN - 2018-07-19 00:28:11

Archaeologists opened a mysterious black sarcophagus found in Egypt — and they discovered a gruesome scene

Workers unearth coffin containing three mummies with sewage water and bones inside in Alexandria, Egypt July 19, 20REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany

BUSINESS INSIDER - 2018-07-19 00:00:00

U.S.-Funded Broadcaster Directed Ads to Americans

A broadcasting organization backed by the federal government has used Facebook to target ads at United States citizens, in potential violation of longstanding laws meant to protect Americans from domestic propaganda.Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, which typically broadcasts to audiences in Europe,

NEW YORK TIMES - 2018-07-19 00:00:00

Russia Got Me Fired From the U.N.

When my phone buzzed at 1:11 p.m. on a Friday afternoon this past March, I knew there was a problem. I had been expecting an email from New York, not a WhatsApp message asking if I had “a minute” to talk.

POLITICO - 2018-07-19 00:00:00
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Politics News

‎Politics‏ Lecturer

You will be expected to strive to maintain above average success rates in all areas, using innovation within your teaching, utilising e-learning opportunities where appropriate. This is a fantastic opportunity to pass your specialist skills on to the next generation of politics specialists.

THECONSTRUCTIONINDEX.CO.UK - 2018-07-19 00:00:00

Accessing ‎politics‏

However, the funding will only be available for 12 months, and only for local elections andPolice and Crime Commissionerelections inEngland.

RADIO EGYPT

The ‎politics‏ of who starves

YOU DO not expect to find much good news in a book with the words “mass starvation” in the title. Dread feels appropriate, maybe obligatory. But Alex de Waal’sMass Starvation: The History and Future of Famine(Polity) makes some encouraging points, and it seems appropriate to start with them, just to

SOCIALIST WORKER ONLINE

Brexit as neoliberal ‎politics‏

Many leftist remainers accuse Brexiters of being neoliberal. In one sense, this is questionable: "fuck business" is not a neoliberal sentiment, and nor is a desire for harsh immigration controls. In another sense, however, I suspect it is true: the Brexit campaign represents a triumph for a view of

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VERBATIM : Obama warns of ` strongman ‎politics‏ '

During a speech marking the 100th birthday of Nelson Mandela, former U.S. President Barack Obama warned that ''politics of fear and resentment'' are on the move, and ''in the West, you've got far-right parties that often times are based... on barely hidden racial nationalism.''

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Business News

Stellenbosch ‎Business‏ School ranked SA 's top ‎business‏ school

Cape Town-The UniversityofStellenboschBusiness School(USB) in theWestern Capeon Thursday announced it has been ranked as the top business school inSouth Africa.The USB was ranked by an international education rating agency Eduniversal, based inParis. The ranking is the result of voting by deans of b

RADIO EGYPT - 2018-07-19 00:00:00

Air conditioning ‎business‏ booms under summer heat

“Businessthis summer is absolutely phenomenal,” saidAaronFonsen, a comfort consultant with Addcox HeatingCenter. “This summer we’ve sold more and have done more than we have

RADIO EGYPT

Metzger 's Celebrates 90 Years in ‎Business‏

Ninety years ago in 1928, a young German couple with a small child came to the United States to start their lives over. He was a baker, she a farmer’s daughter, and after working for others for several years and having a second child, the opportunity to rent a local restaurant arose. The couple, Wi

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‎Business‏ Highlights

Whether it’s investors betting against his stock or reporters or analysts who ask tough questions, Elon Musk has fought back, often around the clock on Twitter. In the past few months, the Tesla and SpaceX CEO’s presence on social media has grown and he has snarled with more ferocity. But experts sa

WASHINGTON POST

Virginia earns high ‎business‏ rank

WINCHESTER — Virginia ranks the fourth best state in the nation to do business, according to an annual scorecard compiled by .That represents a climb of three spots from 2017, when the commonwealth ranked seventh. Virginia was No. 1 in 2007, 2009 and 2011.States are scored on more than 60 measures o

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Technology News

Ingevity moves to protect gasoline vapor emission control ‎technology‏ patent

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 19, 2018--Ingevity Corporation (NYSE:NGVT) has taken proactive steps to protect and defend its patent covering canister systems used in the control of automotive gasoline vapor emissions (Patent No. RE38,844). The company today brought a range of legal ac

KENTUCKY NEW ERA - 2018-07-19 20:15:56

A Microservice-enabled Architecture for Smart Surveillance using Blockchain ‎Technology‏

While the smart surveillance system enhanced by the Internet of Things (IoT) technology becomes an essential part of Smart Cities, it also brings new concerns in security of the data. Compared to the traditional surveillance systems that is built following a monolithic architecture to carry out lowe

ARXIV.ORG - 2018-07-19 15:19:38

AI ‎technology‏ could help protect water supplies

Progress on new artificial intelligence (AI) technology could make monitoring at water treatment plants cheaper and easier and help safeguard public health.

RADIO EGYPT

Wind generators cost declines with ‎technology‏ improvements

Between 2010 and 2016, the capacity-weighted average cost (real 2016$) of US wind installations declined by one-third, from USD 2,361 per kilowatt (kW) to USD 1,587/kW, based on analysis in the US Department of Energy, Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy’s (DOE/EERE) Wind Technology Mar

STEELGURU

Should We Use ‎Technology‏ in Homilies ?

There has been some debate about the role of technology in homilies. Dioceses might run a video of the bishop in place of the homily or others may be adverse to almost any technology in church. I take a slightly more moderated view whichHomiletic and Pastoral Review recently published. Here are a fe

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Entertainment News

Taylor Swift, Jennifer Hudson, James Corden, Ian McKellen to Star in 'Cats' Movie Adaptation

Tom Hooper is directing the film based on Andrew Lloyd Webber's hit musical. Working Title and Universal's much-discussed movie adaptation of the hit Cats musical has grown some sizeable claws. Taylor Swift, Jennifer Hudson, James Corden and Ian McKellen are set to star in the film, to be directe

HOLLYWOOD REPORTER - 2018-07-20 11:08:58

How Chester Bennington Sparked Linkin Park's Most Important Mission

Michael Loccisano/Getty Images"This place right here, this skull between my ears, that is a bad neighborhood, and I should not be in there alone. I can't be in there by myself. It's insane! It's crazy in here. This is a bad place for me to be by myself. And so when I'm in that, my whole life gets th

E! ONLINE - 2018-07-20 11:00:00

New York Daily News Savages Trump Over Putin Invite

The tabloid depicted Trump sitting behind a topless Putin on horseback for its Friday front cover. It called Trump “groveling” and also mockingly asked the question, “Who’s Your Vladdy?”

HUFFINGTONPOST - 2018-07-20 07:03:01

Winston Hines (‘Big Brother’ 20) exit interview: ‘I’m shocked and embarrassed … I hope they crash and burn.’

“I’m speechless right now,” a shockedWinston Hinesconfessed to “Big Brother” hostJulie Chenfollowing hislive eviction on Thursday night. “At one point I was told to relax. It was going to be a unanimous vote.” Winston was evicted by a narrow 6-5 margin after his own Level 6 alliance betrayed him, op

GOLDDERBY.COM - 2018-07-20 07:01:10

Angela Bassett Talks Marriage with Courtney B. Vance

On people’s obsession with her appearance: “I guess it’s a high-class problem to have. But you don’t really know what to say when someone says: ‘Oh, my God, you look so good [for 59].’ What do they expect? For you to be completely broken down?”

JUST JARED - 2018-07-20 07:00:00
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Sports News

2018 British Open leaderboard: Live coverage, golf scores, Tiger Woods score, Round 2 highlights

The start of The Open Championship was once again a thrill, which means we should be in for even more fireworks as Round 2 commences on Friday from Carnoustie in Scotland. Rory McIlroy gets it cranking early as he looks to maintain his spot near the top of theleaderboard, while Tiger Woods, Phil Mic

CBS SPORTS - 2018-07-20 05:35:30

Report: Carmelo Anthony to Hawks in 3-Team Trade; Dennis Schroder to Thunder

Garrett Ellwood/Getty ImagesCarmelo Anthonyis no longer a member of theOklahoma City Thunderand is expected to become a free agent after a trade to theAtlanta Hawks, who are reportedly planning to waive him.On Thursday,Adrian Wojnarowskiof ESPN reported theHouston Rocketsare the early favorite to la

BLEACHER REPORT - 2018-07-19 20:59:06

British Open 2018: Tiger Woods fades to score 71, plus more thoughts after Round 1

Tiger Woods started his first round at the 147th Open Championship with a bang. Two terrific shots from tee to green led to a short birdie putt at the first hole, which he drained. It looked easy. Carnoustie looked gettable. But courses like this one on this day, even in "easy" conditions can be a t

CBS SPORTS - 2018-07-19 20:26:56

5-on-5: Predicting the loaded East race after the Kawhi trade

10:26 AM ETNBA InsidersNow that theSan Antonio SpurstradedKawhi Leonardto theToronto Raptors, what will happen in the Eastern Conference?Our Insiders answer the big questions about Finals favorites, dark-horse contenders and more.1. Fact or fiction: The Kawhi trade makes the Raptors the favorites in

ESPN - 2018-07-19 14:26:00

Buyers and Sellers At the Trade Deadline: American League East

Yesterday,in our look-ahead to the second half, we mentioned some of the top players likely to be made available. Today we look at each team to see who is buying, who is selling, what they’re seeking and what they have to offer. Note: almost every contender, always, needs relief help. Really, every

NBC SPORTS - 2018-07-19 14:03:55
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Health News

CBS News investigation finds recruiters pay struggling addicts to get high-priced surgery

The scheme lures addicts into getting a non-FDA approved Naltrexone implant, which releases medication to block opiate receptors in the brain, which makes it difficult for drug users to feel theeffects of opioids. But as "CBS Evening News" anchor Jeff Glor reports, some patients are getting under-th

CBS NEWS - 2018-07-20 13:30:00

5 Medical History Books for Sawbones Fans

Medical history is a weird and wonderful area, with a wealth of information that can send you down any number of squeam-inducing rabbitholes. I first got into it after listening to the podcastSawbones, the odd, funny, and often disgusting brainchild of Justin McElroy (ofMy Brother, My Brother and Me

BOOKRIOT.COM - 2018-07-20 10:37:46

Is BPA Making Us Fat, Anxious And Sick? A New Effort To Find The Answer May Be Falling Apart.

For years, government regulators and academic researchers have been at an impasse over the safety of bisphenol A, or BPA, a chemical used to make some plastics. Academic researchers have repeatedly found that BPA and other hormone-disrupting chemicals, which can contaminate foods and drinks, may con

HUFFINGTONPOST - 2018-07-20 09:46:19

Doctors Raise Alarm About Shortages Of Pain Medications

In hospitals around the country, anesthesiologists and other doctors are facing significant shortages of injectable opioids. These drugs, like morphine, Dilaudid and fentanyl are the mainstays of intravenous pain control and are regularly used in critical care settings like surgery, intensive care u

NPR - 2018-07-20 09:11:00

Experience: I built my own pancreas

Iwas diagnosed withtype 1 diabeteswhen I was 14. This means my pancreas no longer naturally produces insulin; and without insulin, my blood glucose levels will go dangerously high. The biggest impact was on my sleep. I used to love lying in on weekends. After I was diagnosed in 2002, I had to set my

THE GUARDIAN - 2018-07-20 08:59:03
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