BoingBoing
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”), and what would convince them to note vote for Trump again ("If the Russia thing were true, I’d turn against him. Why dont y’all focus on that instead of his tweets?”). This is essential reading. Image: Flickr / Gage Skidmore
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BBC One Yorkshire
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It will allow us to add additional beds. Every council is facing the seam issue - deciding what is essential and what can be reduced. --Same issue. 73% of people are overweight in Rotherham.
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Techradar
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Of note is its Pakfire package management system that helps update and flesh out the install. The distros UI also makes it easier to configure several components, such as OpenVPN, when compared with the other distros. The top honour goes to Sophos UTM which is free for managing a network of up to 50 IP addresses, and bundles the Sophos Endpoint Protection for up to 10 computers. The distro bundles an impressive list of tools many of which are the same as the distros paid enterprise edition. We also like that the distro enables the firewall as soon as its installed, and allows you to poke holes in the firewall to enable the flow of required traffic. Not only is this the proper way to deploy a firewall, the Sophos wizard makes it easier for inexperienced users to reap the benefits from the get-go. So, our final rankings are as follows: 1st Place: Sophos UTM bundles all the essential features with an intuitive UI.
Associated Press
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TIME - Top Stories
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Washington Free Beacon
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Despite the pressure of events, he appeared to revel in the attention of the Western correspondents who mobbed him at briefings, and was happy to respond to them at length in fluent English. He went on to serve as deputy Russian foreign minister and ambassador to Belgium and then to Canada, eventually moving to the United Nations in 2006. In his last interview, given to the state-funded Russia Today earlier this month, Churkin argued that the United Nations was ever more essential for resolving conflicts around the world. "I think the U.N. continues to be an indispensable mechanism," he said. "Without the U.N., we would be acting all on our own." The post Russia's U.N. Envoy Churkin Dies Suddenly in New York appeared first on Washington Free Beacon .
The Huffington Post
4 hours
I have spent three decades defending human rights around the world. I have seen the many ways that human rights and democratic principles get trampled or undermined. In the United States, I have fought abusive policies by Democratic and Republican presidents alike. Having seen so much, I am not prone to hyperbole. But for the first time, I am worried for the future of Americas democratic system. U.S. President Donald Trump is still in the early days of his presidency, but a number of his actions have set off warning bells for me. It is not clear that he appreciates and accepts the checks and balances and day-to-day accountability that are essential parts of democracy. In other parts of the world, I have seen a lack of such appreciation erode democracy, its form respected but its substance undermined. I have seen democratically elected leaders use their popularity to silence the media, rein in civil society, compromise the judiciary and curtail the publics ability to limit executive overreach.
Associated Press
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Apartment Therapy
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Here's a nightmare scenario for you: after a long day of work and a hellish commute, you're beyond ready to dive into bed. But just as soon as your head hits the pillow, you and that fluffy essential have slid right off. What could be standing between you and a much-deserved peaceful night's sleep? READ MORE »
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BBC Parliament
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It we would place ourselves at a competitive advantage by comparison to other countries and that therefore that is something that would be entirely acceptable to do. Clearly it would not and we have taken an opposite view that there is a reason to demand transparency, that it is essential in order to tackle corruption, and were talking about measures necessary not just to protect UK taxpayers, but also the poorest countries in the world, disadvantaged and penalised because people can siphon off funds unlawfully, in morally and shelter them in regimes.
ITV
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He'll be questioning Deliveroo tomorrow as part of the Work and Pension's Select Committee about how the company pays its employees. It is massively unfair. It is a complete rip-off. They are told they have to cover equipment costs that are essential have to cover equipment costs that are essential to the work they do.
Associated Press
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BBC News 24
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To shut 25% of beds is unrealistic at the moment with the current crisis. We know that when hospitals are full, they become less safe. So we have to make sure that any bed reconfiguration has to be done with patient safety as a priority. But the ambition of taking care out of hospital and moving it into patients' homes has been praised by experts as the best way of delivering essential reforms to the NHS but they say it cannot be done without extra funding.
The Free Thought Project
6 hours
An Amish farmer, father, and grandfather, has been arrested and is facing prison time for telling people that others have been healed by his salve.
BBC News 24
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To shut even 10% of beds is unrealistic at the moment with the current crisis. When hospitals are full they become less safe places we have to make sure any bed reconfiguration is done with patient safety the priority. The ambition of taking care out of hospital and moving it closer to patients homes has been praised by experts as the best hope of delivering essential reforms to the NHS but they say it can't be done without extra funding.
Mental Floss
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“The New Colossus" was a later addition, but it's become an essential part of how we think about the statue.