April 20, 2019

Mexican Soldiers Question, Disarm Two U.S. Army Troops in Apparent Confusion About Border Location, Incident Documents Reveal

Two U.S. Army soldiers sat in an unmarked Chevrolet Tahoe owned by U.S. Customs and Border Protection on the west side of an El Paso County, Texas, Colonia known as Las Pampas.
April 20, 2019

Ethiopian-Israeli Musician Imanuel Releases New Album of Unity

It’s a cold, gray January Sunday in Paris, but the small music studio in the working-class immigrant neighborhood of Ivry is heating up with cups of Berber coffee and rounds of  “Sport International,” as the recording artist Imanuel (Emanuel Yerday) lays down a violin track on the song. Muctaru Wurie works magic at the keyboard and mixer, the violin is sidewinding and taut, and the music is jumping.
April 19, 2019

Joe Biden lends help to hanging Stop and Shop employees outdoors Dorchester retailer

Former Vice President Joe Biden took the stage outside a Dorchester Stop and Shop on Thursday afternoon with words of encouragement for the supermarket employees who walked off the job a week ago after months of negotiations between the company and unions leaders failed to produce a new contract agreement.
April 19, 2019

Mueller Report: FBI Thinks Russia Got Into Florida County Network Ahead of 2016 Election

The FBI accused Russia of hacking into a Florida county government network, just ahead of the 2016 presidential election, through the use of an elaborate spear-phishing scheme, according to the newly released report from special counsel Robert Mueller.
April 19, 2019

Ghost With the Most

In Director Tim Burton’s 1988 cult comedy Beetlejuice, the titular ghost, played by Michael Keaton, is on screen for a quarter of an hour, max. The film, an irresistible mix of anarchy and cartoonishness, focuses on the recently deceased Adam and Barbara Maitland (Alec Baldwin and Geena Davis), a painfully nice couple now haunting their beloved Connecticut fixer-upper. When pretentious New York yuppies buy the place and give it a vulgar postmodern makeover, their alienated Goth daughter, Lydia (Winona Ryder), enlists the creepy Beetlejuice to aid the Maitlands in scaring her parents out of the house.
April 18, 2019

Ghost With the Most

In Director Tim Burton’s 1988 cult comedy Beetlejuice, the titular ghost, played by Michael Keaton, is on screen for a quarter of an hour, max. The film, an irresistible mix of anarchy and cartoonishness, focuses on the recently deceased Adam and Barbara Maitland (Alec Baldwin and Geena Davis), a painfully nice couple now haunting their beloved Connecticut fixer-upper. When pretentious New York yuppies buy the place and give it a vulgar postmodern makeover, their alienated Goth daughter, Lydia (Winona Ryder), enlists the creepy Beetlejuice to aid the Maitlands in scaring her parents out of the house.
April 18, 2019

'Almost Treasonous': Texas Lt Governor Dan Patrick Hits Out at 'Slaveholder' Nancy Pelosi Over Her Immigration Stance

The lieutenant governor of Texas has branded Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi “almost treasonous” for suggesting the American people are not as concerned about immigration as President Donald Trump suggests.
April 18, 2019

Facebook confirms it’s engaged on an AI voice assistant for Portal and Oculus merchandise

Facebook has confirmed a report from earlier today saying it’s working on an artificial intelligence-based digital voice assistant in the vein of Amazon’s Alexa and Google Assistant. The news, first reported by CNBC, indicates Facebook isn’t giving up on a vision it first put out years ago, when it began developing an AI assistant for its Messenger platform simply called M.
April 18, 2019

6 issues to learn about new Patriots signing Demaryius Thomas

The Patriots offered a response to questions about Tom Brady’s receiving corps with the signing of free agent Demaryius Thomas on Tuesday. The 31-year-old is a well-accomplished veteran and a former Super Bowl winner.
April 18, 2019

In I-93 highway rage incident, one driver reveals a gun, the opposite a knife, police say

An Avon man allegedly pulled out a gun during a road rage incident while traveling on I-93 southbound in Dorchester Wednesday morning, and he’s now facing charges, state police said .