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Sitting by the 'DUCK' on the Bay ♪♫♬♪♪♫

Minnesota Flickr - Fri, 2017-04-28 16:34

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Super League: Hull FC 34-10 Warrington Wolves

BBC UK Ed. - Fri, 2017-04-28 16:18
Hull win their fourth game in a row to go top of Super League, checking Warrington's momentum with a four-try success.
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Yellow Rumped Warbler ♂

Minnesota Flickr - Fri, 2017-04-28 15:59

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Donald Trump Is America’s Experiment in Having No Government

ForeignPolicy blog - Fri, 2017-04-28 15:51
Yes, it seems scary. But it’s all in the name of science.
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Executed Arkansas man 'convulsed and groaned'

BBC UK Ed. - Fri, 2017-04-28 15:38
The United Nations condemns the "cruelty" of Arkansas' execution timetable.
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Cardiff City 0-2 Newcastle United

BBC UK Ed. - Fri, 2017-04-28 15:36
Newcastle United keep their slim hopes of winning the Championship title alive with a comfortable win at Cardiff City.
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North Korea crisis: Rex Tillerson urges international response

BBC UK Ed. - Fri, 2017-04-28 15:36
The secretary of state called on China in particular to leverage its trade links as influence.
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Stealthy Mac malware spies on encrypted browser traffic

MacWorld - Fri, 2017-04-28 15:33

A new malware program that targets macOS users is capable of spying on encrypted browser traffic to steal sensitive information.

The new program, dubbed OSX/Dok by researchers from Check Point Software Technologies, was distributed via email phishing campaigns to users in Europe.

One of the rogue emails was crafted to look as if it was sent by a Swiss government agency warning recipients about apparent errors in their tax returns. The malware was attached to the email as a file called Dokument.zip.

What makes OSX/Dok interesting is that it was digitally signed with a valid Apple developer certificate. These certificates are issued by Apple to members of its developer program and are needed to publish applications in the official Mac App Store.

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Isle of Wight MP steps down after 'gay danger remark'

BBC UK Ed. - Fri, 2017-04-28 15:28
Andrew Turner was said to have told sixth formers homosexuality was "wrong" and "dangerous to society".
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NSA Halts Controversial Spy Program

ForeignPolicy blog - Fri, 2017-04-28 15:27
The program had been used to scoop up large numbers of digital communications, including those belonging to Americans, "about" targets of foreign surveillance.
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Minnesota Flickr - Fri, 2017-04-28 15:19

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Minnesota Flickr - Fri, 2017-04-28 15:19

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Minnesota Flickr - Fri, 2017-04-28 15:18

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Rex Tillerson Calls On U.N. Members To Tighten Vise On North Korea

ForeignPolicy blog - Fri, 2017-04-28 15:17
China, Russia, and other powers voice fear that U.S. threat of military action may lead to miscalculation and war.
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Mike Samwell car theft death: Man charged with murder

BBC UK Ed. - Fri, 2017-04-28 14:50
Ryan Gibbons, 29, is also accused of burglary after ex-Royal Navy officer Mike Samwell was killed.
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Julian Assange Speaks Out: The War On The Truth

Antiwar.com blog - Fri, 2017-04-28 14:44

Are Wikileaks and other similar organizations “hostile foreign agencies,” as CIA Director Mike Pompeo asserted recently? He’s looking at a way to punish media organizations for telling their readers the truth while being able to avoid going after the mainstream media companies that publish materials provided by WikiLeaks. It is all about stripping some organizations and individuals from First Amendment protection. Don’t miss this exclusive Ron Paul Liberty Report with WikiLeaks Founder, Julian Assange:

Wikileaks is registered as a 501(c)3 organization in the US. Find out more about the organization and how you can help, here.

Reprinted from The Ron Paul Institute for Peace & Prosperity.

The 10 worst jobs in America right now

BoingBoing - Fri, 2017-04-28 14:23

Not all careers are created equal. Take journalism, for example. High stress, low growth, very low pay. Why would anyone choose this field? (You're asking the wrong person.) According to CareerCast, who ranked the 200 most common jobs in America, journalism is a pretty crummy field to be in this year (as in, last place on the list).

CareerCast used metrics such as "growth outlook, income, environmental conditions and stress" as their basis in creating this list. Here is the methodology they used.

And now (...drumroll...), here are the 10 worst jobs of 2017:

1. Newspaper reporter (Median Salary: $37,820)

2. Broadcaster (Median Salary: $38,870)

3. Logger (Median Salary: $37,590)

4. Enlisted military personnel (Median Salary: $27,936)

5. Pest control worker (Median Salary: $33,040)

6. Disc jockey (Median Salary: $30,830)

7. Advertising salesperson (Median Salary: $50,380)

8. Firefighter (Median Salary: $48,030)

9. Retail salesperson (Median Salary: $22,900)

10. Taxi driver (Median Salary: $24,300)

And in case you're wondering, the very best job these days is that of statistician (Median Salary: $80,110). To see CareerCast's full list of 200 ranked jobs, click here.

Image: Israel Government Press Office

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General election 2017: Key Corbyn allies not selected by Labour

BBC UK Ed. - Fri, 2017-04-28 14:18
Failing to get Jeremy Corbyn supporters nominated could have significance beyond the next election.
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Anthony Joshua v Wladimir Klitschko: Do you agree with Fury, Lewis or Woodhall?

BBC UK Ed. - Fri, 2017-04-28 14:16
Anthony Joshua starts as favourite to beat Wladimir Klitschko but do the pundits agree? And who will you vote for?
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Macworld’s May Digital Edition: iPad Review

MacWorld - Fri, 2017-04-28 14:14

Every day, Macworld brings you the essential daily news and other info about all things Apple. But staying on top of that torrent of information can be a constant challenge. One solution: the Macworld magazine.

In the May issue

In the May issue, we review the new iPad—at $329 you may not need to go Pro—and the BeatX headphones, which we can’t help but compare with AirPods. Plus, learn to back up all your data to your NAS box without installing any software.

Also in this month’s issue:

Mac User: How to adjust macOS Sierra 10.12.4’s Night Shift settings

iOS Central: Apple’s acquisition of Workflow could bring automation to iOS

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