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Brazilian man born with 'upside-down' head defies odds to become public speaker - Fox News
A Brazilian man born with several severe disabilities, including an upside-down head and limited use of his arms and legs, has beaten the odds to become an inspirational public speaker, the Daily Mirror reported. As a newborn, doctors told Claudio ...
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 20:25:50 GMT
Washington Post Publisher Weymouth Stepping Down - Wall Street Journal
At the same time, the Post's average weekday circulation declined in the six-month period ending in March to 435,000 copies, down from 472,000 in 2012 and 769,000 in 2002. The choice of Mr. Ryan, 59 years old, also is symbolic. After serving in a ...
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 14:29:24 GMT
What Slows Down Emergency Responders When Every Second Counts - NBCNews.com
Every day across the country, firefighters and paramedics respond to urgent calls for help. But many of those responders say it's taking longer to make their way through congested streets and past inattentive drivers. There are simply more pedestrians ...
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 22:05:59 GMT
Breaking Down How Frankie Grande Became the Most Hated 'Big Brother ... - The Wire
Last month, against our better judgment, we told you about Ariana Grande's brother, Big Brother season 16 contestant Frankie Grande, and his dramatic-in-his-own-head reveal of his own microcelebrity. Since then, Frankie has revealed himself to be a ...
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 18:07:56 GMT
After Just Two Years, Huge Atlantic City Casino Shuts Down - NPR (blog)
After operating for only two years, the Revel Casino Hotel has closed down, part of a trend that will reportedly shutter a third of Atlantic City's big gambling halls by the end of September. It cost $2.4 billion to build the Revel facility. "It's a ...
Tue, 02 Sep 2014 13:48:59 GMT