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Oct 10 2016
Hurricane Matthew is big, dangerous, and (if it makes landfall) something not seen in the continental United States for a decade. This, of course, means it will be linked to global warming.
There will be a lot of “scientists say we can expect,” but little actual data. That’s because the data show for the last 10 years we have had an unusual drought of landfalling major hurricanes (The Heritage Foundation
Sep 13 2013
Fridays' talks followed Secretary of State John Kerry's insistence that Syria quickly disclose data about its chemical arsenal and that Russia show its seriousness about securing the weapons.New York Times (News)
Apr 15 2020
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has hired high-powered consultants to develop a science-based plan for the safe economic reopening of the region that can thwart expected pressure from President Donald Trump to move more rapidly, state government sources told Reuters on Wednesday.
Cuomo, along with many other U.S. governors, shut his state economy to limit the spread of the deadly COVID-Reuters
Jan 10 2020
Iranian officials on Friday denied reports from American and European intelligence agencies that the country shot down a civilian passenger plane shortly after attacking U.S. positions in Iraq.
Ukraine International Airlines Flight 752 from Tehran to Kyiv was shot down by an anti-aircraft missile battery, according to U.S. officials. President Trump suggested on Thursday that theNational Review (News)
Jan 10 2020
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran on Friday denied Western allegations that one of its own missiles downed a Ukrainian jetliner that crashed outside Tehran, and called on the U.S. and Canada to share any information they have on the crash, which killed all 176 people on board.
Western leaders said the plane appeared to have been unintentionally hit by a surface-to-air missile just hours afterAssociated Press
Nov 19 2020
“New York City is shuttering schools to try to stop the renewed spread of the coronavirus, Mayor Bill de Blasio said Wednesday… The nation’s largest public school system will halt in-person learning Thursday, sending more than 1 million children into all-online classes at least through Thanksgiving.” (AP News)
Many across the political spectrum agree that the decision is short-sightedThe Flip Side
Jun 12 2013
The secrecy shrouding the NSAs collection of electronic data is coming under attack with major Silicon Valley companies seeking to make public more information and the ACLU filing a lawsuit.Wall Street Journal (News)
Jul 17 2020
Stopping the spread of the pandemic is in the hands of the people now. But what if the information about how to slow the spread authorities have been giving them for months is insufficient?
With cases spiking around the country, testing and tracing operations falling behind everywhere and getting completely snowed in where they’re needed most, and most states not considering re-enteringThe Dispatch
Nov 14 2013
New data also show that, in the first month of open enrollment, 26,794 signed up through the problem-plagued federal exchange HealthCare.gov, and the rest through state exchanges.New York Times (News)
Dec 11 2014
Support for gun rights is higher than it’s been in decades, according to the latest data from the Pew Research Center that signals a stunning turnaround in how Americans feel about the issue just two years after the Newtown school shooting.Washington Times