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Rutgers University Warns Students - "There Is No Such Thing As Free Speech"

Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, Ironically, U.S. college campuses are rapidly becoming the least free, most censored places in the country. Many people have commented on this, including high profile, enormously talented comedians su.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedge9 hr. 47 min. ago

Greece a step closer to formal announcement of election date

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece comes one step closer to early elections as the head of a new breakaway left-wing party returns his mandate to form a government to the country's president after having failed to find willing coalition partners.Former energy.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider19 hr. 47 min. ago

Cities say Trump"s comments on immigrants in gangs unfounded

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump says gangs in places like Baltimore, Chicago, St. Louis and Ferguson, Missouri, are populated with "rough dudes" who are in the country illegally. But officials in those cities say there's .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 26th, 2015

The Balance: 10 most expensive places to raise a family in the U.S.

In some spots in this country, it costs parents more than six figures just to eke by......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 26th, 2015

9News: 2 Colorado towns named among best places to live

Glenwood Springs and Pagosa Springs have been named among the 16 best places to live in America by Outside Magazine. Outside picked 64 towns across the country based on places with access to trails and public lands, restaurants, neighborhoods and the bee.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 25th, 2015

Hand of God

Lately, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah has taken to visiting temples and places of religious importance. On August 19, Shah was in Nashik (Maharashtra) to participate in a traditional 'dhwajarohan' or flag-hoisting ceremony at a ........»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 25th, 2015

Suu Kyi eyes poll majority, but fears for wider democratic gains

Naypyidaw (Myanmar) (AFP) - Aung San Suu Kyi said Tuesday she was confident her opposition party would win Myanmar's landmark elections if they are free and fair, but raised concern at the country's overall progress towards democracy.  The Nobel Peace P.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 25th, 2015

China juggles growth and reform plans as economy cools

BEIJING (AP) — China's slump is shaking the world economy, turning a country long seen as a growth engine into a possible threat.The slowdown started as a side effect of the Communist Party's plan to steer the world's second-largest economy to a "new no.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 25th, 2015

Singapore Election Set for Sept. 11

Singapore dissolved Parliament and set Sept. 11 for a general election in which the ruling party will seek another five-year mandate to govern the country......»»

Category: topSource: wsjAug 25th, 2015

What"s Good, and What"s Bad, About Living in Panama?

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- A little more than two years ago, when we started the Web site Best Places In The World To Retire, there was a choice about which country would be the site's first. From a business standpoint, the answer was easy: Choose the countr.....»»

Category: topSource: thestreetAug 24th, 2015

What"s Good, and What"s Bad, About Living in Panama?

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- A little more than two years ago, when we started the Web site Best Places In The World To Retire, there was a choice about which country would be the site's first. From a business standpoint, the answer was easy: Choose the countr.....»»

Category: personalSource: thestreetAug 24th, 2015

Investors back Austin startup eager to take video games to new level

Virtual reality gaming device maker Virtuix Holdings Inc. has raised investment capital after relocating to Austin. The startup founded by a former investment banker with a 2013 Kickstarter campaign reported raising $879,701 from 11 investors, according .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 24th, 2015

5 things to know about Sri Lanka"s new PM, Wickremesinghe

Ranil Wickremesinghe was on Friday sworn in as Sri Lanka's prime minister for a fourth time, following his party's victory in parliamentary polls. The country's two major political parties signed a power-sharing deal to form a national unity ........»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 21st, 2015

Poland"s PM sharply criticizes new president over referendum

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's prime minister has sharply criticized the country's new president, a political rival, for seeking a referendum on three issues important to the conservative political party that backs him, Law and Justice.Prime Minister Ew.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 21st, 2015

Poland"s PM sharply criticizes new president over referendum

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's prime minister has sharply criticized the country's new president, a political rival, for seeking a referendum on three issues important to the conservative political party that backs him, Law and Justice.Prime Minister Ew.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 21st, 2015

Poland"s PM sharply criticizes new president over referendum

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's prime minister has sharply criticized the country's new president, a political rival, for seeking a referendum on three issues important to the conservative political party that backs him, Law and Justice.Prime Minister Ew.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 21st, 2015

Report: Durham metro is No. 5 for black-owned businesses; Raleigh-Cary is No. 12

The Durham-Chapel Hill metro is No. 5 and the Raleigh-Cary metro is No. 12 among the best places in the U.S. for black-owned businesses, according to a recent report by personal financial website NerdWallet. The rankings of 107 U.S. metros are based on m.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 21st, 2015

Ranil Wickremesinghe sworn in as Lanka PM

Ranil Wickremesinghe was today sworn in as Sri Lanka's Prime Minister for the fourth time following his party's victory in the parliamentary polls, as the country's two major political parties signed a power- sharing deal to form a national unity ........»»

Category: topSource: business-standardAug 21st, 2015

MAPPED: The most popular curse words in America, according to Twitter

Forensic Linguist Jack Grieve recently published a set of maps displaying the popularity of various curse words on Twitter in different parts of the country. Grieve used roughly 9 billion geo-coded tweets collected by Diansheng Guo in 2013–14 a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 20th, 2015

Tsipras to call Greek election on Sept. 20

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is calling snap elections for next month as he tries to quell a rift within his own party over the country's latest bailout deal, according to Greek media. Tspiras informed party leaders of his decision Thursday aftern.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 20th, 2015