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“Edward Snowden showed we’ve inadvertently built the world’s largest surveillance network with the web,” said Mr. Kahle,

Web founder Sir Tim Berners-Lee’s says ‘no censorship or centralised control’

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By Dan Bart | June 8, 2016 11:24 pm

Sir Tim said that a digital bill of rights should be introduced to ensure that the web should be accessible to all and the principles that have made it successful defended. Speaking in San Francisco this week, computer scientist and father of the internet Sir Tim Berners-Lee outlined a vision of how the internet could evolve, removing blocks, opening up access ... MORE>>

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A blue diamond set a record price for a jewel in auction when it went under the hammer for $US58 million ($80 million) in a Christie's sale in Geneva.

NEW RECORD. ‘OPPENHEIMER BLUE’ DIAMOND SELLS FOR $58 MILLION IN AUCTION RECORD

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By Dan Bart | May 20, 2016 11:17 pm

'Oppenheimer Blue' diamond is the most expensive jewel ever auctioned. Who could say no to this? The 14.62-carat stone, billed as the largest Vivid Blue diamond ever put up for auction, obliterated the Christie's pre-sale estimate range of between 38 million and 45 million Swiss francs. The stronger dollar and collapse in oil income for buyers in Russia and the Middle East ... MORE>>

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Mexico approves extradition to US of drug lord El Chapo if he won't face death penalty

Mexico approves extradition to US of drug lord El Chapo IF HE won’t face death penalty

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By Dan Bart | May 20, 2016 11:02 pm

Mexico has approved the extradition of drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman to the US after receiving guarantees he would not face the death penalty. "El Chapo" faces narcotics and murder charges in the US. Mike Vigil, a former US Drug Enforcement Administration chief of international operations, said Mexican officials told him that it is currently costing the Government $US100,000 ($138,550) ... MORE>>

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SECRET SERVICE AGENT DID HIS DIRECT JOB SHOOTING ARMED MAN OUTSIDE WHITE HOUSE

SECRET SERVICE AGENT DID HIS DIRECT JOB SHOOTING ARMED MAN OUTSIDE WHITE HOUSE

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By Dan Bart | May 20, 2016 10:34 pm

  Perhaps the most serious breach of Wight House security was on Sept. 19, 2014, when Omar Gonzalez climbed over the north fence and made his way deep into the White House. That man had a knife in a pants pocket. On top of this life frightening weapons he had two hatchets, a machete and 800 rounds of ammunition were found ... MORE>>

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Doctors Without Borders said they were not received any advance warning of US airstrike

Pentagon Answered To Donald Trump’s Cozying Up To Putin

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THEME:   NATURE, WORLD

By Dan Bart | April 29, 2016 4:46 pm

Some time ago Donald Trump was asked about Russian President Vladimir Putin’s habit of launching invasions and targeting critics. “He’s running his country, and at least he’s a leader,” Trump replied, “unlike what we have in this country.” Reminded that Putin is accused of ordering the murder of journalists, Trump effectively said he doesn’t actually believe the accusations and ultimately doesn’t ... MORE>>

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Prince was in possession of painkillers at the time of his death

New Epidemic. Prince’s Life Was Taken by Opioid Epidemic

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By | April 28, 2016 8:58 pm

By Carey Wedler According to new reports, Prince was in possession of painkillers at the time of his death. Law enforcement sources cautioned they could not yet determine whether or not the pills were related to the death of the beloved icon last week. Conflicting statements from those who knew him make the truth difficult to decipher, and frenzied coverage from ... MORE>>

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Donald Trump cannot stay within "rigged" Republican nominating process

Donald Trump cannot stay within “rigged” Republican nominating process

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By | April 19, 2016 8:06 pm

Donald Trump cannot stay within "rigged" Republican nominating process and he really fights it. He expects a big victory Tuesday in his home state of New York. Trump has helped push turnouts in primary and caucus contests to new heights in the Republican Party. But the growing number of delegates that are becoming entrenched in Cruz's camp could provide Trump ... MORE>>

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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks on stage during the Facebook F8 conference in San Francisco, California

GLOBALIST MARK ZUCKERBERG AND HIS 10 YEARS PLAN OF WORLD DEVELOPMENT.

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By SisiBroad | April 12, 2016 10:05 pm

The socialist states back in socialist era used to have 2-, 3-, and 5-years plans for their development. Mark Zuckerberg was speaking to a crowd of 2,600 developers from around the world [caption id="attachment_5179" align="alignleft" width="580"] Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks on stage during the Facebook F8 conference in San Francisco, CaliforniaFacebook F8 conference in San Francisco, California April 12, 2016. ... MORE>>

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BREATHING is extremely important part of the FIVE TIBETAN RITES

BREATHING IS A CRUCIAL PART OF THE FIVE TIBETAN RITES

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THEME:   FIVE TIBETAN RITES, LIFE STYLE

By Serge K | April 12, 2016 10:05 pm

I recommend doing the rites in the morning rather than the evening, because they do stoke your energy. Begin by practicing five to seven repetitions of each rite, and build up to 21 reps. All FIVE TIBETAN RITES exercise takes between 12 to 20 minutes depending upon your mood physical as well as mental. Morning is the best time to do FIVE ... MORE>>

Tire Tread Wear Index, Traction Index, Temperature Index

When to Buy Tires for Taxi

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By Ann Tyller | April 12, 2016 10:05 pm

When to buy tires for taxi What to watch When to Buy Tires for Taxi When to buy Tire for taxi - There is no specific requirement for taxi tires by NYC Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC) and you can always buy a used tire. Though selecting the right tires for your taxi cab is not specified by TLC but you have to ... MORE>>

Juilliard SCHNITTKE Homage to Igor Stravinsky, Sergei Prokofiev, and Dmitri Shostakovich for piano six-hands

Alfred Schnittke - 80th anniversary of his birthday

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THEME:   NYC, PHOTO

By SisiBroad | April 12, 2016 10:05 pm

Chamber Concert FOCUS! 2014 : Alfred Schnittke's World Commemorating the 80th anniversary of the birth of Soviet-Russian composer Alfred Schnittke (1934-1998) and his circle of composers. FOCUS! 2014 Presents "Alfred Schnittke's World," Six Free Concerts January 24 - 31, 2014 SCHNITTKE Homage to Igor Stravinsky, Sergei Prokofiev, and Dmitri Shostakovich for piano six-hands (1979) David Aladashvili, Peter Dugan, and Dan K. Kurland, pianists [caption id="attachment_2820" align="alignleft" width="580"] Juilliard ... MORE>>

A Google Glass Hysteria

A Google Glass Hysteria

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By Ann Tyller | April 12, 2016 10:05 pm

There were at least couple of incidents last week when people wearing the Internet-enabled device detained by homeland security A man having a Google Glass was hauled out of an Ohio movie theater and interrogated for hours after being accused of illegally recording the movie. After several hours of interrogation by the homeland security ... MORE>>

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