High school history teacher Vito Vaccarelli got a history lesson at home when he excavated the crawl space of his 19th-century house. The site was home to pioneering farmers, and later one of Anne Frank’s protectors.
Digital rights advocates say suggesting alternative "border security" proposals would infringe on civil liberties. The post Democrats Propose “Technological Wall” With Expanded Border Surv ... Read more
Murtaza Hussain, The Intercept "The findings demonstrate a persistent bias in coverage of the Israeli-Palestinian issue—one where Israeli narratives are privileged and where, despite the continued ent ... Read more
In 2015, Pioneer Natural Resources filed a report with the federal Securities and Exchange Commission, in which the shale drilling and fracking company said that it was “drilling the most productive w ... Read more
Let the mulching commence! Here are some photos via Steven as the two-day Chip-a-thon gets underway in Tompkins Square Park... [ Go Seahawks next season! ] And, despite the promise of a Mulch-themed b ... Read more
The grandfather of a Wisconsin girl who was abducted during a home invasion that left her parents dead said Saturday that the family has no connection to the suspect and doesn't understand why he targ ... Read more
European envoys to the US backed plans to drop the sanctions against Rusal and En+, linked to Russian businessman Oleg Deripaska, reports say. It would save thousands of jobs and curb “serious damage” ... Read more