Month: November 2017

Environment Archives – Bryan College Station

An old Hollywood Refrain, but the world may not be a safe place By Marc L. Flaster NEW YORK, New York (Texas Insider Report) — Tweet, Tweet, Twitter, Twitter… Our President takes… Q3 figures According to KSN data, Kaspersky Lab solutions detected and repelled 277,646,376 malicious attacks from online resources located in 185 countries all over the…

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Boomtown, Flood Town: Unchecked development and the risks for Houston

Rapid development continues in Houston, creating some economic gains but also contributing to flood risks. This 2016 project, done in partnership with ProPublica, looks at those risks and the debate over what to do. Source: Texas Tribune Energy EnergyHOUSTONTexas Tribune

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NASA TV to Broadcast Hispanic Heritage Event

NASA will celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month at the James Webb Auditorium in the agency’s headquarters in Washington on Thursday, Oct. 12, with a discussion of the contributions of Hispanics to NASA’s mission and the importance of Hispanic representation in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education and careers. Source: NASA EngineeringNASAScienceSTEMTechnologyWASHINGTON

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UK interest rate set to rise as inflation strikes 3 percent

LONDON (AP) — Inflation in Britain has hit 3 percent for the first since early 2012, official figures showed Tuesday — a development that reinforces expectations that the Bank of England will raise interest rates next month for the first… Source: Business – The Eagle APBreakingBusinessLondon

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Trey Gowdy Isn’t Letting Up on Hillary Clinton — He Says Her Campaign May Have Been Laundering Money

Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-SC) wasn’t really a household name until he became the face of the House Select Committee on Benghazi. There, his questioning of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton alone proved just how formidable a prosecutor he could be. But according to a recent interview, it appears that Gowdy isn’t quite finished with Clinton yet. He…

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Can the Government Keep Us Safe?

By Judge Andrew Napolitano Here we go again. The United States has been rattled to the core by an unspeakable act of evil perpetrated by a hater of humanity. A quiet, wealthy loner rented a hotel suite in Las Vegas, armed it with shooting platforms and automatic weapons, knocked out two of the windows, and…

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Vasily Berdnikov, Author at Bryan College Station

Menu Breaking News We’re already used to the fact that complex cyberattacks use 0-day vulnerabilities, bypassing digital signature checks, virtual file systems, non-standard encryption algorithms and other tricks. Sometimes, however, all of this…

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Australia rejects clean energy target for cheaper power

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The Australian government on Tuesday rejected a plan to generate 42 percent of the country’s power from wind and solar energy, in a setback for compliance with climate change commitments Source: Business – The Eagle APBreakingBusinessEnergyGovernment

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Paxton Asks U.S. Supreme Court to Approve Court-Drawn Texas House Maps

“We’re eager for the Supreme Court to review all the facts in this case, which are clearly on our side.” Texas Insider Report: AUSTIN, Texas – Attorney General Ken Paxton today filed a brief urging the U.S. Supreme Court to reverse a U.S. District Court ruling that required nine of the state’s 150 House of…

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Boris Larin, Author at Bryan College Station

THE EXPLAINER: Flaster says, “So You Want to be in Pictures?” State Rep. Jason Isaac Running for Congressional District 21 Seat McCaul: California’s New ‘Sanctuary State’ Law Undermines Border Security & National Counter-Terrorism Efforts

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