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In Memory of Life | Alan Turing – Wikipedia

Source: Alan Turing – Wikipedia Today is the anniversary of Alan Turings death in 1954. If you’ve ever used any type of computer in your life, this is the man to thank and honor. Alan Turing OBE FRS Turing in 1927 Born 23 June 1912 Maida Vale, London, England Died 7 June 1954 (aged 41) Wilmslow, Cheshire, England […]

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SC manager pleads guilty to beating black worker, not paying him for years | CNN

For years, John Christopher Smith suffered in silence as his manager at a South Carolina restaurant physically abused him and forced him to work over 100 hours a week without pay, federal officials say. Source: SC manager pleads guilty to beating black worker, not paying him for years | CNN

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Kaepernick’s lawyers want to subpoena Trump | CNN

Colin Kaepernick’s legal team is expected to seek subpoenas for President Donald Trump, Vice President Mike Pence and other campaign officials relating to the quarterback’s collusion case against the NFL, a source familiar with the ongoing grievance process has told CNN. Source: Kaepernick’s lawyers want to subpoena Trump | CNN

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Majority of voters say NFL players kneeling is not unpatriotic | Politico

A majority of U.S. voters say that National Football League players who kneel in protest during the national anthem are not unpatriotic, according to a new poll released Thursday. By a 58 percent to 35 percent margin, those surveyed in a Quinnipiac University poll voiced disagreement with the notion that players who, during games, protest […]

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Man delivers pizza to a military base and was turned in to immigration officials | ABC News

Lawmakers in Brooklyn are demanding answers after a pizza delivery man was detained by ICE. Source: Man delivers pizza to a military base and was turned in to immigration officials | ABC News

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Donald Trump Called Asbestos Poisoning a Mob-Led Conspiracy, Now His EPA Won’t Evaluate Asbestos Already in Homes | Newsweek

The Environmental Protection Agency will not evaluate the health risks of asbestos already in the environment when evaluating the dangers associated with it, Scott Pruitt announced quietly last week. Source: Donald Trump Called Asbestos Poisoning a Mob-Led Conspiracy, Now His EPA Won’t Evaluate Asbestos Already in Homes | Newsweek

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MSNBC’s Mika Brzezinski Explodes at ‘Misogynistic Fool’ Giuliani for Hurling Sexist Insults at Stormy Daniels | Alternet

“Are you kidding me? ‘Just look at’ Stormy Daniels? Just look at yourself. Are you kidding me?” Mika Brzezinski demanded. MSNBC’s Mika Brzezinski erupted in righteous fury after Rudy Giuliani slut-shamed former porn actress Stormy Daniels. Source: MSNBC’s Mika Brzezinski Explodes at ‘Misogynistic Fool’ Giuliani for Hurling Sexist Insults at Stormy Daniels | Alternet