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Verizon Sends Notices Of October Disconnection To 8,500 Rural Customers

Wireless Internet

8,500 rural Verizon customers in 13 states are getting the boot from the company’s wireless Internet due to their heavy data usage making it impossible for the company to make a profit from the account. The problem? Many of these users are on unlimited data plans. Kelly Crummey, Verizon corporate communications director, said the customers […]

September 17th, 2017 | Posted in Business,Featured,Sci/Tech | Read More »

States Must Provide Voting Information To Election Integrity Commission

Every state “Secretary of State” received a letter from President Trump’s election integrity commission asking for information on voter rolls. Kris Kobach, Kansas secretary of state, said the commission wants the following information: Full names Birthdates Addresses Political party affiliation (if noted) Voting history going back to 2006 Last four digits of Social Security numbers […]

July 2nd, 2017 | Posted in New | Read More »

Nashville Musician’s Wife and Heart Transplant Recipient Dies Hours After Giving Birth

Within hours of her daughter’s birth, the wife of a Nashville musician and a heart transplant recipient breathed her last. Nathan Johnson and his wife Megan welcomed the birth of their newborn daughter around 2:40 a.m. Tuesday. And, seven hours later, Megan experienced complications and died. According to Josh Wilson, a bandmate and friend to […]

July 2nd, 2017 | Posted in New | Read More »

Amazon’s Popular Prime Day Sale Begins July 10

Amazon’s third annual “Prime Day” is just around the corner, and will offer new deals to its Prime members every five minutes. The event, which begins on July 10 at 9 p.m. will run until July 12 until 3 a.m. Non-prime members can sign up for a membership before or on July 11 to take […]

July 1st, 2017 | Posted in Business,New | Read More »

New York Times Report: President Doesn’t Seem Appear To Understand Healthcare Policy

It appears that President Donald Trump has no real understanding of healthcare policy, despite his claims. According to a New York Times report, the president appeared to be “especially confused” in a meeting with senators after a senator cautioned that bill opponents would make observations that the policy is a huge tax break for the […]

July 1st, 2017 | Posted in New | Read More »

Kissing Bug Disease Far Deadlier Than Originally Thought

It was once believed that the Kissing Bug was a harmless insect, but new studies show that it can pack a deadly punch. The kissing bug gets its name for biting the faces and lips of people while sleeping. It turns out these kisses can be fatal. After they pierce the skin, the bug excretes […]

May 21st, 2017 | Posted in Health,New | Read More »

WanaWiki Tool Can Combat WannaCry Virus

If your Windows 7 or XP PC was infected with WannaCry ransomware, there’s a bit of a silver lining. French researchers have developed wanawiki, a software utility that can possibly unlock your computer. According to CloudVolumes and Comae founder Matt Suiche, the wanawiki tool finds the prime numbers the ransomware uses to come up with […]

May 21st, 2017 | Posted in New,Sci/Tech | Read More »

3 Mississippi Teens Face Capital Murder Charge In Death Of 6-Year-Old Kindergartener

A six-year-old Mississippi boy was brutally murdered in a car theft incident, which led to a statewide Amber Alert being issued. The three teens allegedly responsible for the crime are now facing capital murder charges. According to Mississippi State Police, D’Allen Tyreek Washington, 17, Dwan Diondro Wakefield, 17, and Byron McBride, 19, allegedly stole the […]

May 21st, 2017 | Posted in New | Read More »

North Korea Launches Yet Another Missile, Defying UN Sanctions

According to the Office of Joint Chiefs of Staff in South Korea, North Korea launched yet another rocket Sunday afternoon. Last week, North Korea tested a new type of missile, which the state claimed could hold a large nuclear warhead in it. On Monday, the UN Security Council demanded, once more, that Pyongyang avoids any […]

May 21st, 2017 | Posted in New | Read More »

Study Finds That Menstrual Synchrony Not A Real Thing

A recent study found that it’s a myth that women who live and/or work together end up with periods that sync with one another. In 1971, the idea of menstrual synchrony was developed by Harvard scientist Martha McClintock, after she looked at women in dormitories and the effect it had on their menstrual cycles. Since […]

April 12th, 2017 | Posted in Featured,Health,New | Read More »

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