How Chicago's 'Fraternal Order of Propaganda' shapes the story of fatal police shootings
When cops kill civilians, their union is on hand to defend them. In many cases this has come at the expense of the truth.
10 Wagers That Helped Shape History
(via Listverse) We should never underestimate the spirit of competition. Throughout history, a wager has often proven to be that
DePaepe's Gym sold to Top Shape Gym
Top Shape Gym, a homegrown Quad-City fitness chain, has expanded again with the acquisition of DePaepe's Gym, a nearly 40-year-old Rock Island gym.
Sheeran’s ‘Shape of You’ on top again at 95.3 CFX
Singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran’s single “Shape of You” is on the top of 95.3 CFX’s Top 5 list for the week of March 13, 2017.
Why animals’ pupils have different shapes
There’s a reason why the domestic cat’s pupil has its distinctive, vertical slitted shape and the grazing goat’s its horizontal, flattened look. In both cases, the eye’s shape has evolved to help its owner navigate everyday life. The cat needs to be able to hunt at night with precision; the grazing goat, to detect predators and flee, if need be. So concluded a team of scientists at the University of California, Berkeley, and the University
What's going on? Hotel's site work taking shape
Graupman Construction personnel were working Monday morning at the location of the new Holiday Inn Express in western Hannibal.
How Tech is Shaping the Workplace of the Future
The office is dying. How is technology shaping the workplace of the future? Takeaways: The telecommuter is becoming more popular. France has one of the hig
How a president shapes the public character
The Trump presidency made a deep descent in December. The departures of Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and White House Chief of Staff John Kelly, the...
Tips: Successful toasts help shape social events
A toast is a drink raised in the health or honor of someone. Such salutes are typically accompanied by some heartfelt words or tokens of advice. Toasts are a common component of social gatherings, including retirement parties, milestone birthdays and
How the AFC North shapes up
Today, in the Post-Gazette, I refer to the 24 previous seasons in which the Steelers had at least four-game losing streaks. This, of course, is No. 25 with ...
Scientists discover new shape — the 'scutoid'
Scientists have discovered a new shape - the "scutoid" - in skin cells that enables tissue to curve.
How Rangers' roster is shaping up
Maybe it was hyperbole. Rangers coach David Quinn, nevertheless, was right in the fact that there has been a fair amount of competition in training camp, with a lot on the line in the preseason. To…
How bots are shaping the sneaker industry
FARGO — Buying sneakers isn’t what it used to be.The days of visiting a shoe store the day of a long-awaited release, waiting in line to grab the right size and interacting with a salesperson are seemingly a thing of the past.
The Essential Upper Arm Shape-Up
Just because your upper arms are temporarily hidden under sweaters and jackets doesn't mean you should neglect them. Here's how to tone them with weights for better definition now and when they're fully back in view.
How small-town legislators are shaping SC agenda
As small-town lawmakers have taken over leadership in the SC House, the lower chamber has become the responsible, eat-your-spinach body while the Senate engages in self-indulgent, anti-government orgies.
The latest on how Mill Artisan District is shaping up
'The buildings are here, they’re real, they’re authentic'
How Video Verification Will Shape the Future of Retail Security
Whether its a blustery storm that rattles your windows, or an employee who forgot their keys behind the counter, everyone has experienced the initial panic that ensues after accidentally tripping a security system alarm.
► VIDEO: How one day in 1919 helped shape modern Ireland
On January 21st 1919 two RUC officers were killed in Soloheadbeg in an act that many believed started the War of Independence and a few hours later, 200km away, the Dáil sat for the first time. Video: Ronan McGreevy/ Enda O'Dowd
5 ways Lions' NFL Draft shaping up
The Lions' holes are obvious. Closing them is less evident. The options are many.
Vermont's new statue for top of Statehouse is taking shape
BARRE, Vt. (AP) — A new sculpture of Ceres, the Roman goddess of agriculture, is taking shape and is expected to be installed on top of the Vermont Statehouse next