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  • New Yorkers Express Quiet Grief Over NYPD Murders

    Tensions between New York City's police unions and lawmakers have been high since Brinsley's rampage, which began when he shot his former girlfriend in Maryland and ended when he took his own life on the platform of the Myrtle Willoughby subway station ... 5 years, 5 months ago
  • Protest and God's Presence (Isaiah 61:10-62:3)

    What if instead of rocks we build our flourishing upon the backs of our neighbors - our notions of national flourishing requiring the disappearance of certain bodies, the silence of certain voices, the dehumanization of any we deem a threat? Isaiah's ... 5 years, 5 months ago
  • Solstice Solace

    My work as a mental health advocate is often filled with some aspect of grief and trauma. The key for me to stay ... Zubin Damania, aka Z Dogg MD is one of the funniest video personalities on the internet and his recent holiday piece is authentic and ... 5 years, 5 months ago
  • Rep. Peter King: Obama Can Start Fixing Race Relations By 'Giving Praise To ...

    Brinsley shot his former girlfriend in Maryland before heading up to New York and killing NYPD officers Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos. Before his rampage, Brinsley put a photo on Instagram, threatening to put "wings on pigs today" and adding the ... 5 years, 5 months ago
  • The Coming of the Light: Top 10 for Policy and Action in Integrative Medicine ...

    The theme of health creation -- salutogenesis -- was the focus of a plenary at the Institute for Health Improvement by Don Berwick, M.D. and at Grantmakers in Health by Wayne Jonas, M.D. Even the American Hospital Association president is talking about ... 5 years, 5 months ago
  • World War II vet honored with medals 70 years later

    Jones was born in 1919 in Millington, Maryland. He attended school through the eighth grade before working for the railroad and as a painter. He moved to Wilmington around 1940 before he was drafted. "Getting drafted didn't bother me a bit. I really ...

    Fox News 5 years, 5 months ago
  • PARCC Attrition from 2011 to 2014: Not Looking Good for Pearson

    Also in January 2014, Maryland officially took over as PARCC's fiscal agent after Florida resigned the role in November 2013. By March 2014, Kentucky left. Sidebar updated, yet PARCC website still advertised 22 million students. Also by March 2014, ... 5 years, 5 months ago
  • Texas, Duke bounce back in big wins

    ... win against Northern Colorado, she totaled 34 points and 11 rebounds in Sunday's overtime win at Penn State. Teammate Alisia Jenkins also put up big numbers for the Bulls, whose only losses this season are against Maryland, Kentucky and St. John's.

    ESPN 5 years, 5 months ago
  • Don't Forget Our Anniversary: The Surgeon General's Report

    The report established a national baseline for understanding mental illness and what was already a national crisis in the mental health care system. Topics included the biological nature of mental illness, the importance of scientific research, the ... 5 years, 5 months ago
  • 5 Key Moments for Pregnant Workers in 2014

    New York City, Illinois, New Jersey, Maryland, Delaware, West Virginia and Pennsylvania, among others, passed laws requiring employers to provide pregnant women with reasonable accommodations at work. Kudos to the ... Ultimately, this benefits all ... 5 years, 5 months ago
  • God Bless the Night Shift

    It's a 24/7/365 world out there, and nowhere is it more evident than in anything related to healthcare. It's easy for me to think doctors are the most weary. But that's arrogant poppycock. I'm only a cog in the great wheel. Pharmacies dispense medicine ... 5 years, 5 months ago
  • 2014: A Year in Review on Climate and Trade

    The proposal would require the United States to approve crude oil export licenses without even considering the national interest, and would remove the requirement that the U.S. Department of Energy review whether liquified natural gas exports are in ... 5 years, 5 months ago
  • Gunman shot girlfriend in Baltimore, posted anti-police threats before ...

    The tragedy ended a bizarre route for Brinsley that began in Maryland early Saturday. He went to the home of a former girlfriend in a Baltimore suburb and shot and wounded her. Police there said they noticed Brinsley posting from the woman's Instagram ...

    ABC 7 News 5 years, 5 months ago
  • First Victim Of Cop Killer Ismaaiyl Brinsley Was 'Hysterical' After Being Shot ...

    Thompson was in critical condition at a University of Maryland Medical Center. She is expected to survive. Seay said Thompson moved in a few months ago. The two would exchange hellos but Seay did not know her. Seay said she had heard her neighbors ... 5 years, 5 months ago
  • ALEC Sharpens Attack on Environmental Safeguards

    Never mind the fact that ground-level ozone -- the most pervasive pollutant nationwide -- is linked to asthma, heart disease and premature death, and the EPA estimates the proposed standard's public health benefits would be two to three times greater ... 5 years, 5 months ago
  • HUFFPOLLSTER: Remembering Mike Mokrzycki

    After leaving AP in 2009, he founded his own company where his clients included the most respected survey organizations in the business, including NBC News (where he served as an exit poll analyst and ultimately managed election night exit poll ... 5 years, 5 months ago
  • Desert Frosty: Albuquerque's giant 'tumbleweed snowman' greets drivers

    “The first time I saw it, I didn't believe what I saw -- a tumbleweed snowman,” said Carrillo, a native of Los Angeles who has lived in Albuquerque for nine years. “But now this is our holiday icon.” John Amy, of Annapolis, Md., was in Albuquerque on ...

    Fox News 5 years, 5 months ago
  • Where is Home for an Expat?

    I moved back to native soil for just one stretch—not so much to America as to a Russian émigré bubble in Rockville, Maryland, where I spoke little but Russian for six months while preparing for Moscow. Some expats go native and settle outside their ... 5 years, 5 months ago
  • Winter health woes: How to protect your body and mind

    Here, a man removes snow from his car in Catonsville, Md. (Photo: (Photo: Jeffrey F. Bill, AP)). 107 CONNECT 4 TWEETLINKEDIN 1 COMMENTEMAILMORE. Welcome to winter, a season notoriously hard on bodies and minds. Ailments from heart attacks to ...

    WUSA9 5 years, 5 months ago
  • #BlackLivesMatter Condemns NYPD Cop Killings: 'Not Our Vision Of Justice'

    Ismaaiyl Brinsley, 28, shot and wounded his ex-girlfriend in Maryland on Saturday morning before heading to New York, according to the Baltimore Sun. At around 3 p.m., he fatally shot NYPD Officers Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos “execution style” in ... 5 years, 5 months ago