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Bill Clinton defends embattled family foundation

AP - Wed, 08/24/2016 - 19:42
ATLANTA (AP) -- Former President Bill Clinton said Wednesday that he's proud of people who have donated to the Clinton Foundation and the work the organization has done, as he waded into a dispute that Republicans are hoping will damage his wife's presidential campaign....
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Paisley Park, home of Prince, opens for public tours Oct. 6

AP - Wed, 08/24/2016 - 19:42
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Paisley Park, the private estate and studio complex of the late rock superstar Prince, will open for daily public tours starting Oct. 6, the trust company overseeing his estate announced Wednesday, and the company that runs Elvis Presley's Graceland will manage it....
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Colombia, FARC Rebels Announce Accord to End 5-Decade War - New York Times

Google - Wed, 08/24/2016 - 19:31

CNN

Colombia, FARC Rebels Announce Accord to End 5-Decade War
New York Times
HAVANA — Colombia's government and its biggest rebel group announced a deal Wednesday evening for ending their country's half-century guerrilla war, one of the world's longest-running armed conflicts. The government's accord with the Revolutionary ...
Colombia says it reaches historic pact with rebelsUSA TODAY
The staggering toll of Colombia's war with FARC rebels, explained in numbersWashington Post
Colombia and Farc rebels reach historic peace agreementBBC News
Reuters -Business Insider -Bloomberg -Daily Caller
all 75 news articles »
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Trump 'softening' on immigration? Many of his supporters don't seem to mind. - Washington Post

Google - Wed, 08/24/2016 - 19:22

Washington Post

Trump 'softening' on immigration? Many of his supporters don't seem to mind.
Washington Post
TAMPA — As prominent Republicans try to determine whether Donald Trump has changed his mind about mass deportations, Babs Buffington is confident that the GOP presidential nominee hasn't shifted at all — but it's not a big deal if he has, as long as ...
Team Cruz on Trump's immigration shift: Told you soPolitico
The Trail 2016: Control the Alt-Right ShiftThe Hill (blog)
Donald Trump's shifting talk on immigration shows his struggle to reach beyond his core supportersLos Angeles Times
Business Insider -USA TODAY -Hot Air -Breitbart News
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Iranian vessels conduct 'high-speed intercept' of US destroyer - CNN

Google - Wed, 08/24/2016 - 19:11

CNN

Iranian vessels conduct 'high-speed intercept' of US destroyer
CNN
(CNN) A US Navy official told CNN four Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps vessels conducted a "high-speed intercept" of the USS Nitze in waters near the Strait of Hormuz Tuesday, deeming the incident "unsafe and unprofessional." The official said two of ...
Four Iranian vessels 'harass' US Navy ship in Strait of Hormuz, official saysFox News
Iranian ships harass US destroyerThe Hill
Iranian ships intercept U.S. destroyer: reportWashington Times
Washington Free Beacon -Breitbart News -Mediaite
all 38 news articles »Google News
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3 kidnapped children of slain woman found safe in New Mexico - Los Angeles Times

Google - Wed, 08/24/2016 - 18:39

Los Angeles Times

3 kidnapped children of slain woman found safe in New Mexico
Los Angeles Times
The three missing children of a woman found dead along a road in rural Los Angeles County were safely located by authorities at a motel in New Mexico. The children were allegedly kidnapped by the dead woman's sister, Brittany Humphrey, 22, and ...
3 Kidnapped Kids Whose Mother Was Found Dead on Gorman-Area Road Have Been Located; 2 SoughtKTLA
Kidnapped children found safe in New MexicoKABC-TV
Three Kidnapped Siblings Found Safe in New Mexico MotelNBC Southern California
Fox News -CBS 8 San Diego -FOX 11 Los Angeles -KGO-TV
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Kidnapped children found safe in New Mexico - KABC-TV

Google - Wed, 08/24/2016 - 18:30

KABC-TV

Kidnapped children found safe in New Mexico
KABC-TV
Two people suspected of kidnapping a murder victim's three children have likely fled California, officials said. KABC. By Marc Cota-Robles. Wednesday, August 24, 2016 03:33PM. GORMAN, Calif. (KABC) --. The three kidnapped children of a woman whose ...

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Hackers hit Leslie Jones' website - USA TODAY

Google - Wed, 08/24/2016 - 18:09

USA TODAY

Hackers hit Leslie Jones' website
USA TODAY
Leslie Jones' website was taken offline just after noon ET on Wednesday after alleged hackers reportedly posted nude photos as well as her driver's license and passport photos. The photos posted to her site, JustLeslie.com, are alleged to have been ...
Leslie Jones' Website Goes Offline After Hacker Posts Her Personal Information and Nude PhotosE! Online
On Leslie Jones and the Criminality of Carefree Black GirlsPaste Magazine
Stars rally behind Leslie Jones after website hackEntertainment Weekly
Los Angeles Times -Deadline -Bustle -TMZ.com
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Prince Estate: Paisley Park to open for daily paid public tours in fall - USA TODAY

Google - Wed, 08/24/2016 - 17:42

USA TODAY

Prince Estate: Paisley Park to open for daily paid public tours in fall
USA TODAY
Prince's creative oasis, his Paisley Park compound outside Minneapolis, will be turned into a museum and opened for daily public tours in October, the administrator of the late icon's estate announced Wednesday. Prince's sister, Tyka Nelson, said in a ...
Prince's Paisley Park to Open for Public Tours This FallBillboard
Prince's Paisley Park compound to open as a museum this fallLos Angeles Times
Prince's Paisley Park to Be Turned Into MuseumABC News
Minneapolis Star Tribune -KRON4.com
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CKEditor List Style

Drupal Modules - Wed, 08/24/2016 - 17:40
Description

This plugin adds numbered list and ordered list properties dialogs (available in context menu).

They allow setting:

  • list type (e.g. circle, square, dot for bulleted list or decimal, lower/upper roman, lower/upper alpha for numbered list)
  • start number (for numbered list).
Usage

Right click on any numbered or ordered list in CKEditor to open the context menu.

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Colombia, rebels say they have reached historic peace deal

AP - Wed, 08/24/2016 - 17:39
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) -- Colombia's government and leftist rebels said Wednesday that they have reached a deal to end Latin America's last major guerrilla war, opening a new chapter for the country after more than a half-century of political bloodshed....
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New GDDR6 memory could hit GPUs in 2018

InfoWorld - Wed, 08/24/2016 - 17:24

Virtual reality and gaming are changing the way PCs are built and driving the development of new types of memory for GPUs.

A successor to the GDDR5 memory used in most GPUs -- called GDDR6 -- will be on its way by 2018, according to a presentation by Samsung executive Jin Kim at the Hot Chips conference this week.

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GDDR6 will be a faster and more power-efficient form of graphics memory. GDDR6 will provide throughput of around 14Gbps (bits per second), an improvement of 10Gbps with GDDR5.

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Pence returns to Indiana after tornado - Politico

Google - Wed, 08/24/2016 - 17:11

Politico

Pence returns to Indiana after tornado
Politico
LELAND, N.C. —Gov. Mike Pence expedited his return to Indiana Wednesday evening as a severe storm hits the state, with reports of a tornado touching down in Kokomo, Indiana, a city of more than 50,000 north of Indianapolis. Pence, who spent the day ...
Tornado Touches Down in Indiana, Levels StarbucksNBC Chicago
Weather Service: 'Destructive Tornado' in Central IndianaABC News
The Latest: Roofs destroyed, cars damaged in Indiana tornadoSFGate
FOXSports.com -The Weather Channel -Reuters -cleveland.com (blog)
all 63 news articles »Google News
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Basic HTTP Authentication

Drupal Modules - Wed, 08/24/2016 - 16:59

Module provides a possibility to restrict an access to every system path using basic HTTP authorization. You can configure, for which paths will be added an additional HTTP authentication before checking its accessibility through standard tools, using UI or programmatically.

API

Add basic HTTP authorization for a path:

basic_auth_config_edit('admin/config', TRUE, 'admin', 'passw0rd');

Check, that HTTP authentication enabled for a path:

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Biden calls on Turkey to be patient in Gulen case

AP - Wed, 08/24/2016 - 16:38
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) -- U.S. Vice President Joe Biden called on Turkish authorities to be patient with the U.S. legal system as Turkey seeks the return of a cleric accused of masterminding last month's failed military coup....
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Apple could be on the hook for $19 billion in taxes, and the Obama administration is livid - Business Insider

Google - Wed, 08/24/2016 - 16:10

Business Insider

Apple could be on the hook for $19 billion in taxes, and the Obama administration is livid
Business Insider
The European Commission is expected to levy a judgment against Apple in the next few months that could total in the billions of euros. JPMorgan has estimated that Apple could be on the hook for as much as $19 billion — or about 17 billion euros — the ...
US criticises EU tax probes ahead of Apple rulingBBC News
US Treasury takes last stab at deterring tax judgment against Apple & IrelandAppleInsider (press release) (blog)
Treasury to EU: Back off on tax probesCNBC
Bloomberg -Wall Street Journal -Mac Rumors -The Guardian
all 27 news articles »
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Before debates, Clinton aims to keep Trump expectations high

AP - Wed, 08/24/2016 - 15:35
WASHINGTON (AP) -- By virtue of her long political resume, Hillary Clinton will enter her highly anticipated fall debates with Donald Trump facing the same kind of heightened expectations that often saddle an incumbent president. Trump, as the political newcomer, will be more of a wild card with a lower bar to clear....
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APCu - Alternative PHP User Cache for ChainedFastBackend

Drupal Modules - Wed, 08/24/2016 - 15:05

This allows to use the apcu.so php extension with https://www.drupal.org/project/chained_fast module.

It also includes the Symfony apcu-polyfill, which makes it work for both apc and apcu module.

Compared to https://www.drupal.org/project/apc this backend is very stripped down to the bare basics and is pretty similar to the Drupal 8 APCuCacheBackend.php.

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Militants attack American University in Afghanistan

AP - Wed, 08/24/2016 - 14:34
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) -- Militants attacked the American University of Afghanistan on Wednesday, according to an Associated Press photographer who was in class at the time....
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