Between Brock Turner and Brett Kavanaugh, when do girls matter? — SIMCHA FISHER

Did Brett Kavanaugh try to rape a 15-year-old girl when he was seventeen? Did he drag her into a bedroom, hold her down on a bed, grind on her, try to tear off her clothes, and hold his hand over her mouth when she tried to scream? I don’t know. I sure hope we find […] via Between Brock Turner and Brett Kavanaugh, when do girls matter? — SIMCHA FISHER Advertisements Continue reading Between Brock Turner and Brett Kavanaugh, when do girls matter? — SIMCHA FISHER

More than 400 North Carolinians reporting power outages 6 days after Michael — myfox8.com

At about 8 a.m., the City of Greensboro shared a Duke Energy announcement claiming that the power company had restored power to all storm-affected customers. Some customers, however, claim otherwise. I can tell you as I sit in a house without power in Greensboro, that this is not true. — MARK STOLLERY (@GOETHEFAUST) October 17, 2018 According to Duke Energy’s power outage map, 448 North Carolinians are still without power as of 9 a.m. Wednesday, about a week after Tropical […] via More than 400 North Carolinians reporting power outages 6 days after Michael — myfox8.com Continue reading More than 400 North Carolinians reporting power outages 6 days after Michael — myfox8.com

‘Dream scenario’: Two more Canadian LNG projects inching towards construction — Vancouver Sun

Analysts believe 2019 could be a busy year with many companies finalizing their natural gas export proposals via ‘Dream scenario’: Two more Canadian LNG projects inching towards construction — Vancouver Sun Continue reading ‘Dream scenario’: Two more Canadian LNG projects inching towards construction — Vancouver Sun

China New Operational Base

In the latest warning to its regional adversaries to stay away, China conducted military drills over – and on – contested islands in the South China Sea, as the People’s Liberation Army air force for the first time landed several strategic bombers on the island and reefs, some man-made, in the region and this time […] via China Releases Footage Of Bombers Landing On Disputed Island For The First Time — peoples trust toronto Continue reading China New Operational Base

An Idea for Health Care

“Even the uninsured can survive a hospital admission, if all they owe is the Medicare rate.” Thank you for expressing constructive ideas on Medicare ……and I am totally on your side! However — it will take many months before Single Payer can be realized. Democrats will need at least 60 seats in the Senate, […] via Best Ideas for Expanding Medicare for All NOW! — Eslkevin’s Blog Continue reading An Idea for Health Care

Smart City via Smart Safety Controls

The global connected (smart) street lights market is likely to experience a tremendous growth in near future. Dimonoff Inc., General Electric Co., Philips Lighting N.V., Twilight, Citelum S.A., Led Roadway Lighting LtdSilver Springs Networks Inc., Acuity Brands Lighting Inc., EnGo PLANET, Schreder Group, Telensa Ltd., Echelon Corporation, Flashnet SRL, ., OSRAM Licht Group, and Toshiba […] via Connected (Smart) Street Lights Market: Key Players and Production Information analysis — CMFE News Continue reading Smart City via Smart Safety Controls

President’s Plan to Reduce Drug Cost

Newt Gingrich: Trump has already made real progress in controlling prescription drug costs President Trump’s drug price reduction plan – American Patients First, which he announced last week – is an impressive and thorough effort to fix the underlying dynamics in the pharmaceutical marketplace that have made drugs too expensive for most Americans. via FOX […] via FOX NEWS: Newt Gingrich: Trump has already made real progress in controlling prescription drug costs — Focus News Agency Continue reading President’s Plan to Reduce Drug Cost

Vermont State Governor Takes Action

Vermont Republican Gov. Phil Scott Wednesday signed legislation making his state the first to legalize importing prescription drugs from Canada, an idea President Donald Trump’s top health officials oppose that’s also drawn fierce opposition from the pharmaceutical industry. A spokeswoman for Scott said he signed the bill Wednesday morning. The measure had overwhelming support in […] via Vermont becomes first state to permit drug imports from Canada — Tiffany Favorites Continue reading Vermont State Governor Takes Action

Hydro Power Rising Rates

TORONTO — The price of electricity in Ontario has long been a sore point for many in the province, with the governing Liberals being taken to task for rising hydo rates for years. But how does the system work? And would proposals put forward by the Progressive Conservatives and the New Democrats ahead of next […] via How does the hydro system work in Ontario? The Canadian Press explains — National Post Continue reading Hydro Power Rising Rates

Travelers Set New Record

They came for a Route 66 road trip, the total solar eclipse downstate or a music festival in Chicago, in 2017, almost 114 million travelers poured into Illinois which is 1.6 million more than the year before, as per statistics of the new state tourism released on Tuesday. Source: Travelandtourworld. via Illinois tourism witnesses record visitors of 114 million — Travel and Tour World Continue reading Travelers Set New Record