30 Oct 2020

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Police union accused of using photo of Black boy as "propaganda"

Police union accused of using photo of Black boy as "propaganda"The nation's largest police union posted and then deleted a photo on Facebook purporting to showing a Philadelphia police officer a "lost" Black toddler.


30 Oct 2020 7:00pm GMT

Black toddler taken, mother beaten by police during Philadelphia protests

Black toddler taken, mother beaten by police during Philadelphia protestsA Black mother is claiming that the Philadelphia police beat her, took her toddler from her during the recent protests, and then used the boy for propaganda. The Fraternal Order of Police posted a picture of an officer holding a Black child close to her chest on Thursday following days of unrest after Walter Wallace Jr. was killed by police. "This child was lost during the violent riots in Philadelphia, wandering around barefoot in an area that was experiencing complete lawlessness," the union claimed in a tweet and Facebook post that have since been deleted.


30 Oct 2020 6:58pm GMT

‘It’s propaganda’: Police pulled Black toddler from family car then claimed he was found lost, attorneys say

‘It’s propaganda’: Police pulled Black toddler from family car then claimed he was found lost, attorneys say'She wasn't even charged with a crime,' Rickia Young's representation says


30 Oct 2020 6:44pm GMT

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Earth Keeps Pulsating Every 26 Seconds. No One Knows Why.

Earth Keeps Pulsating Every 26 Seconds. No One Knows Why.Maybe you can solve this strange seismic mystery.


30 Oct 2020 6:43pm GMT

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Trump and GOP look to courts to change the rules on counting votes

Trump and GOP look to courts to change the rules on counting votesPresident Trump is looking to the courts to prevent states from counting mail-in ballots that don't arrive until after Election Day.


30 Oct 2020 6:27pm GMT

The long shadow of racism in medicine leaves Black Americans wary of a COVID-19 vaccine

The long shadow of racism in medicine leaves Black Americans wary of a COVID-19 vaccineA Yahoo News/YouGov poll found that only 27 percent of Black Americans plan to get a coronavirus vaccine if and when one becomes available. Dr. Uché Blackstock, a Yahoo News Medical Contributor and CEO of Advancing Health Equity, says this distrust is not unique to COVID-19. "It's preexisting," she says, "just like the health inequities are preexisting."


30 Oct 2020 6:26pm GMT

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Bed Bath & Beyond is slashing the coupons that have long been synonymous with the brand after an internal study found they were partially 'ineffective'

Bed Bath & Beyond is slashing the coupons that have long been synonymous with the brand after an internal study found they were partially 'ineffective'Bed Bath & Beyond's famous coupons will be more limited in the future, but won't completely disappear, executives told investors on Wednesday.


30 Oct 2020 6:23pm GMT

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Louisville police officer sues Breonna Taylor's boyfriend for shooting him during deadly raid

Louisville police officer sues Breonna Taylor's boyfriend for shooting him during deadly raidA Louisville, Ky., police sergeant who was shot and injured by Breonna Taylor's boyfriend, Kenneth Walker, during the botched raid that left Taylor dead is suing Walker on allegations of assault, battery and intentional emotional distress.


30 Oct 2020 6:09pm GMT

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Study: 1 to 2 million tons of US plastic trash go astray

Study: 1 to 2 million tons of US plastic trash go astrayThe equivalent of as many as 1,300 plastic grocery bags per person is landing in places such as oceans and roadways, according to a new study of U.S. plastic trash. In 2016 - the last year enough data was available and before several countries cracked down on imports of American waste - the United States generated 46.3 million tons (42 million metric tons) of plastic waste, by far the most in the world.


30 Oct 2020 6:03pm GMT

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Alabama court refuses to reinstate man's suit over abortion

30 Oct 2020 5:53pm GMT

CDC lifts cruise ban, says companies can restart once they prove COVID-19 protocols work

CDC lifts cruise ban, says companies can restart once they prove COVID-19 protocols workThe US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention set the stage for the return of U.S. cruising with the release Friday of a detailed series of requirements that could put ships back in operation in the coming months.


30 Oct 2020 5:43pm GMT

Official: Rifle shell casings found at Breonna Taylor scene

Official: Rifle shell casings found at Breonna Taylor sceneTwo long-rifle shell casings were found in and near Breonna Taylor's Louisville apartment after a botched police drug raid that ended in Taylor's death, Kentucky's attorney general said. It's the first time these specific shell casings have been mentioned by authorities investigating Taylor's death. One of the casings was found by Taylor's sister in her bedroom and the other was found in the parking lot outside the apartment, according to a court filing this week in a criminal case against the sole Louisville police officer charged in connection with the raid.


30 Oct 2020 5:13pm GMT

07 Nov 2011

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Rocking YUI on Node.js and Mobile

Just over a year and a half ago I broke onto the scene with some demos of running YUI on the server with Node.js. This started out as an exercise in just stressing YUI's modularity and its ability to be used in more places than just the browser. Back in April of 2010 I started [...]

07 Nov 2011 7:21pm GMT

25 Oct 2011

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YUIConf 2011 Update: Announcing More Talks and a Free Workshop!

We've been busy rounding out our stellar lineup of tech talks for YUIConf 2011! See the latest schedule and register now - early bird registration ends Tuesday, October 24. In conjunction with the Yahoo! Mail team, we're excited to announce the addition of a free workshop: Developing Apps for Yahoo! Mail. Get the hands-on expertise [...]

25 Oct 2011 4:44am GMT

18 Oct 2011

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YUI: Open Hours Thurs Oct 20th

Modules and Loaders inside and outside of YUI Authoring JavaScript in modules is definitely picking up steam these days, and I'm not just talking about YUI. Node.js uses CommonJS 1.1 modules, dojo and others use AMD, and the next version of JavaScript (ok, ECMAScript) will include new syntax for creating and working with modules. So [...]

18 Oct 2011 5:22am GMT