How much would fictional houses cost in real life?

April 27, 2017

(CNN)From Great Gatsby’s luxury estate to Count Dracula’s Transylvanian lair and Amelie Poulain’s tiny Parisian pad, the houses in which our favorite fictional characters reside are often inspired by real-life properties. CNN tracked down some of literary and cinematographic history’s most famous post codes and calculated their value in today’s property markets. Use the slider tool to reveal their prices. The Great Gatsby (1925), F. Scott Fitzgerald …

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Nebraska Farmer Politely Schools Fox News Host On Dangers Of Keystone XL Pipeline

April 22, 2017

… great. If completed, the pipeline would carry tar sands a noxious mix of sand, clay, and viscous oil, considered one of the dirtiest and poorest-quality fuels from Canada to Texas to be refined for export. After we learned how destructive the chemicals and the tar sands are, we have come to realize that this type of fossil fuel should not be happening, Tanderup said Friday, after Smith asked whether he would still oppose the pipeline if the route didnt go through his property. It doesnt …

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Arkansas Judge Blocks State From Using Drug For Lethal Injections

April 20, 2017

… federal ruling made their order unnecessary. McKesson does not approve of its drugs for use in executions. On Wednesday, the company said in a statement that it wants to prevent the use of our product for something other than a legitimate medical purpose. McKesson is committed to ensuring that its property is only used in a manner consistent with our supplier agreement. More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsYoutube Marketing Excellence – Complete Sales Funnel With PLR …

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Airplane seat patents that will make you gulp

March 22, 2017

… Gage, head of media relations for Airbus in the United Kingdom. “This is all part of intellectual property strategy at play — the seat and aircraft makers are trying to cover themselves for the future, which is unknown, and the regulations of the future which are also unknown,” says Mary Kirby. However, Kirby says that airlines’ trend toward stripping their service to the bone is pushing the boundaries of what travelers will accept. “Passengers are really starting …

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Confederate Flag Appears Outside NCAA Tournament In South Carolina

March 20, 2017

… about race. Its about history and it being erased. And it is being erased, an unidentified white demonstrator told a reporter, according to sports news outlet SB Nation. In a statement, Dan Gavitt, the NCAAs senior vice president of basketball, assured that the flags and other related symbols will not be allowed on the venues property. The flags appearance comes nearly three years after it was removed from above the Columbia statehouse, ending a near 15-year ban that prohibited the state …

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After Outcry, Arizona GOP Kills Bill That Would’ve Treated Protesters Like Terrorists

March 1, 2017

… maintain the legislation was only intended to curb the threat of paid protesters,despite there being no evidence such a group exists. Rioting is already illegal in Arizona. But this bill would have greatly increased prosecutors ability to pursue rioters, including by redefining what a riot is. As The Huffington Post explained last week: Senate Bill 1142 seeks to limit political demonstrations by expanding the definition of a riot to include actions that damage property, and making rioting …

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Dakota Access Pipeline Protesters Abandon Camp After Trespassing Threat

March 1, 2017

… distributed notices to about 200 people, warning that campers were directed to vacate the property immediately. It was unclear how many pipeline protesters, who call themselves water protectors, remained on Tuesday. Reports from independent media showed protesters packing up and preparing to leave. BIA spokeswoman Nedra Darling told HuffPost that agents did not plan raids like the ones carried out by North Dakota law enforcement last week at what had been the largest protest camp. In those …

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