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Armed poll watchers: New Jersey's cautionary tale ahead of the 2020 presidential election

Democrats filed suit against Republicans in 1981 for allegedly sending armed patrols to polling stations during the New Jersey gubernatorial race.Megan Jelinger/AFP via Getty ImagesIn the history of v...

Mark Krasovic, Associate Professor of History and American Studies, Rutgers University Newark - avatar Mark Krasovic, Associate Professor of History and American Studies, Rutgers University Newark

Cyberspace is critical infrastructure – it will take effective government oversight to make it safe

Cyberspace has become indispensable during the COVID-19 pandemic, heightening the need for online protections.Ariel Skelley/DigitalVision via Getty ImagesA famous 1990s New Yorker cartoon showed two d...

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'Morality pills' may be the US's best shot at ending the coronavirus pandemic, according to one ethicist

A psychoactive substance to make you act in everyone's best interest?Sayanh Kaew Mni/EyeEm via Getty ImagesCOVID-19 is a collective risk. It threatens everyone, and we all must cooperate to lower the ...

Parker Crutchfield, Associate Professor of Medical Ethics, Humanities and Law, Western Michigan University - avatar Parker Crutchfield, Associate Professor of Medical Ethics, Humanities and Law, Western Michigan University

A retrospective on Frasier, America’s sitcom set in Seattle

2020 marks the 27th anniversary of America’s popular TV show Frasier. The well-loved sitcom, which can be viewed in Australia on 10 Peach and streamed on Stan and Foxtel, had an 11-year run and ...

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To understand the backlash against the women in the running for vice president, watch more TV

President Allison Taylor of '24' ends up being exposed as Machiavellian.20th Century FoxJoe Biden’s promise to name a woman running mate has prompted familiar debates about gender and power.Are ...

Karrin Vasby Anderson, Professor of Communication Studies, Colorado State University - avatar Karrin Vasby Anderson, Professor of Communication Studies, Colorado State University

Controversias en la investigación del coronavirus muestran que la ciencia está funcionando como debería

Un paper de alto perfil sobre los riesgos del medicamento antimalárico hidroxicloriquina fue retirado en junio.AP Photo/John Locher,Varios artículos de alto perfil sobre la investigaci&o...

Mark R. O'Brian, Professor and Chair of Biochemistry, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York - avatar Mark R. O'Brian, Professor and Chair of Biochemistry, Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York

¿Por qué algunos estadounidenses parecen más 'estadounidenses' que otros?

Las nobles nociones igualitarias sobre la ciudadanía no siempre se sostienenAP Photo/Charlie NeibergallEn Estados Unidos y en muchos otros países, la nacionalidad se define por un conjun...

Katherine Kinzler, Professor of Psychology, University of Chicago - avatar Katherine Kinzler, Professor of Psychology, University of Chicago

How COVID-19 might increase risk of memory loss and cognitive decline

More and more studies are revealing the cognitive effects of COVID-19.Amornrat Phuchom / Getty ImagesOf all frightening ways that the SARS-COV-2 virus affects the body, one of the more insidious is th...

Natalie C. Tronson, Associate Professor of Psychology, University of Michigan - avatar Natalie C. Tronson, Associate Professor of Psychology, University of Michigan

Lost your job due to coronavirus? Artificial intelligence could be your best friend in finding a new one

Some places are still hiring.AP Photo/Lynne SladkyMillions of Americans are unemployed and looking for work. Hiring continues, but there’s far more demand for jobs than supply. As scholars of h...

Stewart Black, Professor of Management Practice in Global Leadership and Strategy, INSEAD - avatar Stewart Black, Professor of Management Practice in Global Leadership and Strategy, INSEAD

Why New York is suing the NRA: 4 questions answered

The suit alleges improprieties by Wayne LaPierre and other current and former NRA officials. Scott Olson/Getty ImagesEditor’s note: New York state Attorney General Letitia James is suing the Na...

Brian Mittendorf, Fisher Designated Professor of Accounting, The Ohio State University - avatar Brian Mittendorf, Fisher Designated Professor of Accounting, The Ohio State University

Entertainment News

A retrospective on Frasier, America’s sitcom set in Seattle

2020 marks the 27th anniversary of America’s popular TV show Frasier. The well-loved sitcom, which can be viewed in Australia on 10 Peach and streamed on Stan and Foxtel, had an 11-year run and ...

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BRANDYN CROSS: “If Money Talks (It Ain’t Sayin’ Much to Me)”

“If Money Talks (It Ain’t Sayin’ Much to Me)” Embracing an empowering “carpe diem” aesthetic ever since a tragic accident changed the trajectory of his life, the multi-talented- and autistic- ...

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Violin ReEnvisioned

Falling in love with music so young was more than transformative. Music became the lead sheet of my life; challenging me to navigate changes with grace, maintain a steady rhythmic groove, dynami...

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Kadda Sheekoff Win Best Urban Song For "All My Life"

Singer Kadda Sheekoff have emerged as the toast of the 2020 Songdew Pause&Play. Obviously, there are many composers who deserve the award more than Kadda Sheekoff, but the decision of the S...

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A Musical Journey: The Authentic Ted Cline

Ted Cline was born in 1962 as the 11th of 13 children.  His parents were hard-working tobacco share-croppers in Weston, Missouri. By the time he was eleven, he was sneaking downstairs to play his...

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Angela Predhomme - My Musical Journey

Determined to “make it” in the music industry as a songwriter, I meticulously crafted the best songs I could and pitched them to industry gatekeepers. “THIS one’s got to be IT,” I thought. But ala...

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GREYE: “So Far So Good”

“So Far So Good” After seven plus years firing up venues up and down the Atlantic Coast and throughout the Midwest to the breakneck tune of 90-110 annual shows, it’s definitely been jarring fo...

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The life and times of Wendy Moten

I never thought I would be in the music business, much less a recording artist. I never saw it coming. I thought I'd be a corporate attorney or something like that. Little did I know that anothe...

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CARY PARK “You Matter to Me”

“You Matter to Me” In any other time, Cary Park’s stunning new single “You Matter to Me” might be just another beautiful heartfelt love song, an outpouring of personal affection towards a cheri...

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Metropolitan Business News

MODEL/ACTOR THORN CASTILLO IS THE “NEW FACE” OF SCHICK STYLIST

In 2019, just as his multi-faceted career was taking off, Thorn Castillo heard Robert Downey Jr. offer a sage bit of advice during an interview on photographer/director Sam Jones’ acclaimed multi-...

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New Research Highlights Opportunities for Sports Betting

Revenue Stream for Sports’ Post-COVID-19 Recovery Strategies New Rochelle, NY, June 1, 2020— Twenty-four states have now legalized sports betting, with more states considering legalization la...

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How to make overseas transfers easier?

Mainstream banks can charge as much as $20 just to process a basic international money transfer. Fortunately, today people are not doomed to handling personal finances only through mainstream gl...

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The flourishing international market of fragrance and perfume

There is something special and unique about the art of fragrance. This is a big world and there are quite literally a lot of smells around at any given time. In fact, as one of the five human senses i...

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Impact of good marketing on sales

Sales and marketing are brothers as they go hand and in hand. The job of both of these departments is to generate revenue so that an organization can make money. A company that does not generate rev...

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7 effective tips for increasing sales in retail

It seems that retailers have drawn a difficult lot in the 21st century: competition from online retail is growing steadily. After all, Internet retailers can sell your products at significantly lowe...

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Holidays

5 COOL GADGETS TO CARRY FOR A SAFE TRIP

Are you planning to go on a trip? Possibly, you do not know what things are most necessary on a trip. In this article, we will guide you through some important tips. These tips help you to...

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New Baggage Regulations to Help Aussie Parents Travel with Infants

Travelling around the globe has never been easy, especially when infants tag along for the trip. One of the main issues that parents often have to deal with is the need to bring extra item...

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Maya Beach Opens to Tourists

Despite recent reports that Southern Thailand's famous Maya Beach will close for three months this year, in fact no decision to this effect has been made by Thai authorities. Phi Phi Nati...

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