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Odds are that you imagine gamblers as people simply trying to get lucky and win a big payoff.
Canada has suspended diplomatic relations with Iran and is expelling Iranian diplomats from Canada, Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird announced in a statement today. Speaking to reporters in Russia, where he's attending the Asia-Pacific Economic Co-Operation summit, Baird said the government is formally listing Iran today as a state sponsor of terrorism under the Justice for Victims of Terrorism Act.
Astronauts aboard the ISS find a low-tech way to solve a high-tech problem.
Continual coverage of Drew Peterson's conviction for murdering his third wife, Kathleen Savio. 7:50 p.m. Final holdout swayed by hearsay testimony
Posted on 04 September 2012 • 146 comments ( UPDATE , 24 hours after posting: it seems this blog post found its way to the powers-that-be at PayPal HQ and I received a phone call telling me that I could now access all the funds in my account.
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The Detroit Operations Center of Lentine Group, which will get a ribbon cutting Sept. 14.
The Hawthorne effect is a form of reactivity whereby subjects improve or modify an aspect of their behavior being experimentally measured simply in response to the fact that they know they are being studied, [ 1 ] [ 2 ] not in response to any particular experimental manipulation.
It was a tweet that fired the imagination like few others. On May 10, 2011, at 1:35 in the afternoon, Eric Brewer told the world he was redesigning the most important operation on the internet.
In my five years of going to the bar, I’ve had my share of screw-ups.
Hackers operating under the Anonymous umbrella have leaked more than 1 million Apple iPhone and iPad IDs, which were allegedly swiped from the FBI. On Monday, the Antisec arm of the hacker collective said it had released 1,000,001 unique device identifier numbers (UDIDs) used by Apple, app developers, and ad networks to label iPhone and iPad users.
There are thousands of abandoned big box stores sitting empty all over America, including hundreds of former Walmart stores.
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Supino Pizzeria owner Dave Mancini is opening a new restaurant next to his existing space in Eastern Market, where he will offer a menu that includes tapas-style dishes and braised meats, and a "sizable bar" with wine, beer and spirits, he said Wednesday.
Why would any sane parent teach his kids to talk back? Because, this father found, it actually increased family harmony. (First published in Disney’s Wondertime Magazine. The article was nominated for a 2007 National Magazine Award.) Those of you who don’t have perfect children will find this familiar: Just as I was withdrawing money in a bank lobby, my 5-year-old daughter chose to throw a temper tantrum, screaming and writhing on the floor while a couple of elderly ladies looked on in disgust. (Their children, apparently, had been perfect.)