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Who Should Decide? States' Rights, Local Authority and the Future of the Internet

David Morris | Posted 07.25.2014 | Politics
David Morris

Republicans and private telecoms maintain that cities lack the capacity to build and manage broadband networks. They're empirically wrong. Of the 160 municipally owned broadband networks, the successes vastly outnumber the failures.

Innocent Man Burned To Death After False Pedophilia Accusations

Posted 11.04.2013 | Crime

An innocent man in the United Kingdom was burned to death after being wrongly accused of pedophilia. According to the Bristol Post, Bijan Ebrahimi...

ESPN's New SportsCenter Set Is HUGE

Posted 08.22.2013 | Sports

SportsCenter is getting another new set. And it's enormous. ...

8 Superlative Fourth of July Celebrations

MiniTime | Posted 07.02.2013 | Travel
MiniTime

With the Fourth of July falling on a Thursday this year, millions of families are planning a four-day break to celebrate the holiday. Looking for a place to get your red, white, and blue on? Here are six standout July 4th celebrations in the USA.

The Best Places to Celebrate the 4th of July This Year

Viator | Posted 07.02.2013 | Travel
Viator

For many Americans, July 4th is a family holiday -- it involves backyard barbecues, maybe a parade through town, and a local fireworks show. Some people, however, have dreams of celebrating the nation's birthday with more pizzazz, out of town.

5 Cool Ways To Celebrate This 4th Of July

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 06.29.2013 | Travel

Fourth of July is coming up, and if you’re like most Americans, you’ll probably be grilling, hitting the beach or staking out a spot to watch the ...

'See No Evil' in Bristol Brings Thousands to the Streets

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 10.28.2012 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

Basking in the warm glow of the 2012 Cultural Olympiad, the "See No Evil" festival unabashedly celebrated street art in Bristol, UK, with thousands of...

Military Mom Sends Troops Camouflage Quilts

bristol-warren.patch.com | Posted 02.24.2012 | Impact

One Bristol resident has taken it upon herself to find ways to help fund a volunteer organization that makes and ships quilts to members of the milita...

A Beautiful Sign

Deborah C Dooley | Posted 02.29.2012 | Home
Deborah C Dooley

We need signs. They are all around us. But signwriting is a dying trade. There are only a few traditional signwriters left in the UK and few seem keen to take their place. The idea, held by some, that this is a skill which should be reserved for barges and funfairs is ridiculous, and ignores the fact that beautifully crafted signs can only be a positive thing for any business.

Andrew Burmon

WATCH: Under The Apple Tree: Hunting For Eden Around The World

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrew Burmon | Posted 12.12.2011 | Travel

In Pararadise Lust: Searching For The Garden of Eden, Brook Wilensky-Lanford documents the journeys of a few of the metaphysical explorers who tried a...

Series Of Bansky Artworks Vandalized

Posted 12.03.2011 | Arts

Stories of the Banksy's artwork increasing property values across England have become a hot-button topic in the art world, but it seems the city of Br...

Banksy's Rival

Posted 11.16.2011 | Home

As far as his fans are concerned, Banksy can do no wrong. But a new documentary airing on UK's Channel 4 shows the complicated relationship that Bansk...

Hooked On Virginia's Crooked Road

Lea Lane | Posted 09.20.2011 | Travel
Lea Lane

Interested in fiddle and banjo music, crafts, galleries, small towns and Americana? You'll find them on The Crooked Road, about 250 miles along Virginia's southwest corner.

My Trip to England

Michael Kaiser | Posted 08.13.2011 | Arts
Michael Kaiser

When I was running the Royal Opera House, private fundraising was considered distasteful, at best. Now the English reticence to talk about money, let alone ask for it, is beginning to evaporate.

Banksy's New 'Bomb' Art Protests UK Big Box Chain

thisisbristol.co.uk | Posted 07.05.2011 | Arts

Bristol graffiti artist Banksy has launched a fighting fund for rioters protesting against a new supermarket on Cheltenham Road – by selling a poste...

What's the Matter With Alaska?

Shannyn Moore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Shannyn Moore

Joe Miller has been criticized and mocked for challenging write-in votes. What he should be doing and demanding is a full scale election audit. It's time to restore some integrity to Alaska elections.

Bristol's Night Out in Anchorage Under Investigation

AlaskaDispatch.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
AlaskaDispatch.com

It seems there's some concern circulating over Bristol Palin's much-publicized visit to Rum Runners in Anchorage last week.

Tales from Bristol: Why I Hate Kobe Bryant

Anetra Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Anetra Smith

The Lakers championship parade is today and I for one am still annoyed. I am not and have never been a Kobe fan. The last time I cheered for the La...

British Doctors Use Inert Gas To Save Baby

AP | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

LONDON — British doctors say they have used an inert gas to prevent brain injury in a baby boy who was born in critical condition. The treatmen...

Toyota finds it's the cover-up, not the crime - McLaren Ferrari-fighter a bargain $229,000

Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steve Parker

Toyota is finding out it's not the crime, but the cover-up, which screws you. They should have studied Richard Nixon's presidency.

Sports: ESPN Completely Misses Brett Favre Vs. Green Bay Packers Storyline

The Onion | The Onion | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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BRISTOL, CT—In what is being called the biggest gaffe in the sports network's 30-year history, ESPN totally forgot to cover last week's Brett Fa...

Bristol-Myers Parts Ways With Mead Johnson

Minyanville | Minyanville | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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As the end of the year rapidly approaches Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) is making some last-minute adjustments to its financial forecast. The Big Pharma...

Bristol-Myers plans split-off of Mead shares

NJ.com | NJ.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Bristol-Myers Squibb is splitting off its holdings in infant formula maker Mead Johnson Nutrition in order to focus on its biopharmaceutical busin...

Bristol Palin Pitches Abstinence On "Good Morning America," Levi Johnston Calls It "Not Realistic" (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Bristol Palin, daughter of Alaska Governor Sarah Palin, went on "Good Morning America" to launch her new pastime as an ambassador for abstinence. A...

It's Not Sarah's Fault...Just Ask Her

Shannyn Moore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Shannyn Moore

When it comes to taking responsibility for her failures, Sarah Palin is completely unaccountable. Her finger is always pointed at the most convenient scapegoat.