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after texas mosque burned, jews gave muslims keys to synagogue / boing boing


after the one mosque in the small town of victoria, texas mysteriously burned to the ground on urday, representatives of the single jewish synagogue gave keys to the mosque founders so their community could have another place to pray. “jewish community members walked into my home and gave me a key to the synagogue,” mosque co-founder shahid hashmi told the new york times. religious leaders in the town of about 65,000 have done other interfaith work, including a three-week event a few years ago during which the synagogue, mosque and a church hosted each other’s members. “this is sad for everyone in the community and as jews we especially have to feel for the muslim community. when a calamity like this happens, we have to stand together,” (said robert loeb, president of the bnai israel sy






trump tweets that iran is 'on notice' for firing missile


washington — president donald trump says iran was on the verge of collapse until the u.s. gave it a "lifeline" in the form of the iran deal.the president tweeted thursday, "iran has been formally put on notice for firing a ballistic missile." he adds, "should have been thankful for the terrible deal the u.s. made with them!"trump was repeating comments made by national security adviser michael flynn,trump also tweeted, "iran was on its last legs and ready to collapse until the u.s. e along and gave it a life-line in the form of the iran deal: $150 billion."flynn said wednesday the "obama administration failed to respond adequately to tehran's malign actions" and put iran "on notice," without elaborating on what actions may be taken.






feds investigating lincoln-way's $419,000 in payments to worker's firm


at the halfway mark in its fiscal year, lincoln-way high school district 210 has saved nearly $400,000 in operations and maintenance costs by closing its north high school in june, according to rich wilkey, director of buildings and grounds.wilkey gave a report to the school board's finance committee...at the halfway mark in its fiscal year, lincoln-way high school district 210 has saved nearly $400,000 in operations and maintenance costs by closing its north high school in june, according to rich wilkey, director of buildings and grounds.wilkey gave a report to the school board's finance committee... (susan demar lafferty)






the latest: seattle port ceo secretly gave himself pay raise


seattle — the latest on the resignation of the port of seattle's chief executive (all times local):6:10 p.m.documents released by the port of seattle show that ceo ted fick, who resigned wednesday, secretly gave himself a $24,500 raise, inappropriately accepted gifts for travel and sporting events and potentially directed port business to his father's company.the port of seattle released the information found in ted fick's most recent performance review friday afternoon. fick had been port ceo for less than three years.documents say fick gave himself the raise, on top of his $350,000 salary, as part of a one-time payment of about $4.7 million to port workers after commission approval. that action is now under scrutiny after an audit determined the port had illegally given that payment.comm






activision blizzard and sears surge while yelp skids


new york — stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on friday:activision blizzard inc., up $7.50 to $47.23the video game publisher had a strong quarter thanks to its game "overwatch," which debuted this year.sears holdings corp., up $1.42 to $6.96the retailer said it plans to cut $1 billion in costs and could sell more brands and more locations.skechers usa inc., up $4.50 to $27.78the shoe retailer announced strong sales, particularly in china.mead johnson nutrition co., up $4.67 to $87.72the enfamil maker agreed to be bought by reckitt benckiser of britain for $90 a share, or $16.6 billion.cbre group inc., up $2.43 to $34the real estate investment mana ent services company posted a bigger-than-expected profit and gave a strong outlook for 2017.yelp inc., down $5.66 to $35.83the o






leftist mobs silence foes at berkeley, where free speech movement was born


self-defeating violence at berkeleysteve chapmana gang of violent leftists gave president donald trump, breitbart and the far-right a gift wednesday night by smashing windows, setting fires and throwing rocks at police on the pus of the university of california, berkeley. their goal was to stop an appearance by breitbart troll milo yiannopoulos,...a gang of violent leftists gave president donald trump, breitbart and the far-right a gift wednesday night by smashing windows, setting fires and throwing rocks at police on the pus of the university of california, berkeley. their goal was to stop an appearance by breitbart troll milo yiannopoulos,... (steve chapman)






delta computer glitch cancels 150 flights across u.s.


a computer systems outage at delta air lines on sunday night resulted in 150 domestic flights canceled across the country and numerous delayed and canceled flights at minneapolis-st. paul international airport.the computer problem was solved around 11 p.m. and flights began departing again, delta said on social media, but more than 25 flight delays throughout the evening left some travelers at msp grounded for hours. other flights were canceled entirely.the msp website showed five flights were canceled as of 11:30 p.m. and three were still delayed.several stranded travelers said delta gave them little information in the midst of the outage. the company issued a news release about 8:45 p.m. that said it is “expeditiously working to fix a systems outage that has resulted in departure delays”






they owed 'em one: edelman collects on crazy catch for patriots


houston — you could say the super bowl owed 'em one. julian edelman was the man to collect.the patriots receiver made a catch for the highlight reels sunday — a once-in-a-lifetime grab that punctuated new england's record-setting super bowl comeback, and one every bit as amazing as what david tyree of the giants did nine years earlier to break all those patriots' hearts.the catch was the highlight of new england's 91-yard drive that tied the game on the way to a come-from-behind 34-28 overtime win over atlanta.edelman somehow got his hands pinned up against, and then underneath, a tom brady p that bounced off atlanta cornerback robert alford's hands, hit off his knee, his shin, then tried to hit the turf.only it didn't.review upheld the 23-yard reception, the video clearly showing edelman,






verizon now offering unlimited data plans


i'm breaking up with you, comcast.this can't come as a big surprise since we've had a lot of problems over the years. the main issue in our relationship is truthfulness. oh, and crappy service.that last love letter you mailed showed a price increase. that's what gave me this change of heart. ...






nashville police officer dies while trying to rescue woman in cumberland river


nashville, tenn. -- search crews found the body of a metro nashville police officer who slipped into a bitterly cold cumberland river while trying to rescue a woman, tennessee officials said thursday.the metro nashville police department confirmed “with heavy hearts” in a tweet around 8 a.m. that a fire department diver found the body of 44-year-old eric mumaw. police said mumaw was an 18-year veteran of the department, “who gave his life this morning in service to nashville.”“i know he died doing what he loves. he loved his midnight shift and he gave his life,” police chief steve anderson told the tennessean.news outlets reported that mumaw has been recognized multiple times by the department, including receiving the department’s life saving award in 2011 and the department’s exemplary se






tennessee officer dies in river after trying to rescue woman


nashville, tenn. — a metro nashville police officer died thursday after slipping into the swift currents of the cumberland river while trying to get a suicidal woman out of a car that was quickly heading into the bitterly cold water, tennessee officials said thursday.the metro nashville police department confirmed "with heavy hearts" in a tweet around 8 a.m. that a fire department diver found the body of 44-year-old eric mumaw. police said mumaw was an 18-year veteran of the department, "who gave his life this morning in service to nashville.""i know he died doing what he loves. he loved his midnight shift and he gave his life," police chief steve anderson told the tennessean.media reported that mumaw has been recognized multiple times by the department, including receiving the department'






nashville police officer dies while trying to rescue woman in cumberland river


nashville, tenn. -- a metro nashville police officer died thursday after slipping into the swift currents of the cumberland river while trying to get a suicidal woman out of a car that was quickly heading into the bitterly cold water, tennessee officials said thursday.the metro nashville police department confirmed “with heavy hearts” in a tweet around 8 a.m. that a fire department diver found the body of 44-year-old eric mumaw. police said mumaw was an 18-year veteran of the department, “who gave his life this morning in service to nashville.”“i know he died doing what he loves. he loved his midnight shift and he gave his life,” police chief steve anderson told the tennessean.news outlets reported that mumaw has been recognized multiple times by the department, including receiving the dep






hubble has found the ancient galaxies that gave the universe its first light


by using a quirk of einstein's general relativity and applying a new technique to remove obscuring light, astronomers have found an ancient population of the universe's first galaxies.






george soros donations linked to refuse fascism hate group of protesters at berk


one of the shocking realities in the political landscape is the money flowing into protest groups and last week’s riot in berkeley is no exception. refuse fascism has been identified as part of the turmoil and the daily caller detailed their funding – money from george soros.the alliance for global justice, which is funded by the george soros-backed tides foundation, reportedly donated $50,000 to fund refuse fascism, which openly brags about using violence to shut down conservative and libertarian speech.“while it is unclear whether those who carried out the violence were paid to do so, the benefactors of the alliance for global justice — and refuse fascism — are listed online,” reported the daily caller.“according to its most recent 990 tax form, alliance for global justice (afgj) receive






elon musk says, ‘we start digging the tunnel tonight’


billionaire entrepreneur elon musk gave the world the concept of hyperloop — a superfast ground-based m transit system — in 2013, but none of his companies have done anything to take it forward, leaving it instead for others to do so. however, musk is not entirely removed from the development of the technology, since spacex is…






magic johnson returns to the lakers and change is on its way


as refugees living in egypt, luol deng and his family woke up every day hoping that would be the day they found a new home.civil war forced them from a part of sudan that is now south sudan. five years later the united kingdom finally gave them political asylum. when refugees were halted this... (tania ganguli)






jeff carter has four points in kings' 6-3 victory over panthers


jeff carter had two goals and two ists, and the los angeles kings snapped a two-game scoreless drought in easily beating the florida panthers, 6-3, on thursday night. dwight king, tanner pearson, tyler toffoli and dustin brown also scored for the kings, while peter budaj made 36 saves.carter's four points were a season high, and los angeles poured in six goals for the first time since getting seven at toronto on nov. 8. jussi jokinen, jonathan marchessault and aleksander barkov scored for florida, which had won a season-best three straight. jaromir jagr had an ist.los angeles was coming off consecutive 5-0 losses at washington and tampa bay, yet had six goals before this game was half over.the kings hadn't scored in regulation on the first three stops of their four-game road swing; the onl






rex tillerson to state department: 'hi, i'm the new guy'


rex tillerson, former ceo of exxonmobile, gave his first speech at the us state department following his confirmation as president trump's top diplomat.the texan took the podium at a time when a "dissent cable" against trump's extreme vetting order had gathered more than 1,000 signatures among state department employees.






rex tillerson to state department: 'hi, i'm the new guy'


rex tillerson, former ceo of exxonmobil, gave his first speech at the us state department following his confirmation as president trump's top diplomat.the texan took the podium at a time when a "dissent cable" against trump's extreme vetting order had gathered more than 1,000 signatures among state department employees.






closing out bears gives wildcats a needed emotional lift


waco, texas – three days earlier, kansas state was about as low as a team can get after blowing a lead late in regulation and dropping a home game to tcu in overtime. the wildcats are back on top of the emotional roller-coaster that often results from playing in the big 12.kamau stokes scored 15 points and kansas state held off a late rally to end a three-game losing streak and hand no. 2 baylor its first home loss, 56-54 on urday.stokes made both of the wildcats' field goals in the final 6 minutes, 29 seconds, including a baseline jumper with 1:40 to go off an inbounds p with 1 second left on the s clock that made it 55-51."great screen by d.j. [johnson]. he gave me the opportunity," stokes said. "he gave me the opportunity against tcu, and it fell short. this one, i knew i was going to m






mexico, venezuela win on 2nd day of caribbean series


mexico city — c.j. retherford homered and drove in three runs, chris roberson had four hits and mexico defeated the dominican republic 7-2 on thursday night for its second victory in two caribbean series games.jason bourgeois tripled twice and had two rbis for the aguilas de mexicali, trying to give mexico back-to-back caribbean titles. hector velazquez struck out seven in five innings for the win. he allowed four hits and two runs, one earned.losing pitcher cesar valdez gave up three runs and six hits over 4 1/3 innings for the dominican republic's tigres de licey, who fell to 0-2 in the tournament.in the earlier game thursday, jesus flores homered and drove in two runs for venezuela in its 4-3 victory over puerto rico. omar bencomo permitted one run over five innings for venezuela's agui






minnesota scene: gophers wrestlers fall to no. 4 ohio state in big ten finale


the 12th-ranked gophers and no. 4 ohio state each won five bouts in their wrestling dual sunday, but bonus points in four of the buckeyes’ victories — to two gophers wins with bonus points — gave them a 24-20 victory in the big ten finale for both teams at the sports pavilion.jake short gave the gophers a 17-14 lead with a pin at 157 pounds, and nick wanzek followed with a victory at 165 that made it 20-14 with two matches left. but the buckeyes won the last two bouts, on a pin by top-ranked 174-pounder bo jordan over chris pfarr that tied the dual, and myles martin’s 18-6 major decision over bobby stevenson at 184.the gophers’ brett pfarr, ranked no. 2, won his match and finished 9-0 in big ten duals at 197 for the second year in a row, and eighth-ranked gophers heavyweight michael kroell






'snow moon' eclipse & green comet a double treat for skywatchers (photos, video)


a penumbral lunar eclipse and a bright green comet gave skywatchers across the globe a double treat friday night (feb. 10) and early into saturday morning.






nuggets malone credits cleveland in preparing him to be head coach


cleveland – the quicken loans arena hallways are familiar paths for nuggets coach michael malone. he’s walked them many times as an assistant coach with the cavaliers from 2005-10.the greetings are always warm when he returns. malone credits his time with the cavaliers as being one of the real jump-starts to eventually becoming a head coach.“it means a lot,” malone said. “i had five great years here. during that five-year stretch we had great success –- best record in the nba twice, went to the finals. i was very fortunate to work for a head in mike brown that allowed me to coach and gave me a voice and gave me a platform. because of that opportunity and the success that we had -– because of a guy like lebron (james) – that allowed me to be seen in a different light amongst nba gms and own






cuba and mexico win in 1st round of caribbean series


mexico city — chris roberson hit a two-run homer in the seventh inning and mexico defeated puerto rico 4-2 on wednesday night in the first round of the caribbean series.in the opening game, cuba blanked the dominican republic 4-0 behind starting pitcher lazaro blanco.roberson's homer capped a three-run rally in the seventh for aguilas de mexicali. daniel rodriguez allowed one hit in six scoreless innings before derrick loop got the win in relief. jake sanchez earned a save.fernando cabrera took the loss for the criollos de cagua from puerto rico."i'm isfied with the performance. daniel rodriguez gave us a great start and we know that we have good relievers," mexico manager roberto vizcarra said. "fortunately, roberson (homered) in the seventh and we were able to give these fans a victory."






could refined sugar cause alzheimer’s?


this question originally appeared on quora. answer by ray schilling. yes, it does. alzheimer’s is called type 3 diabetes. here is part of a blog i wrote after listening to dr. pamela smith. at the 22nd annual a4m las vegas conference in mid december 2014 pamela smith gave a presentation entitled ”how to maintain memory at…






scheifele scores twice, leading jets past stars


mark scheifele scored two more goals against the dallas stars, propelling the visiting winnipeg jets to a 4-3 victory thursday night.dallas led 2-1 until scheifele tied the score with 53 seconds left in the first period. he gave the jets a 3-2 lead during a 5-on-3 power play 5:56 into the second. scheifele has five goals in four games between the teams this season. he has a seven-game point streak against the stars, with seven goals and seven ists."when you're playing against teams in your division, you've got to buckle down," scheifele said. "they're big points. especially after the all-star break, things ramp up."jets goalie ondrej pavelec made a season-high 39 saves. "might be the best performance i've ever seen by a goaltender while i've been behind the bench," winnipeg coach paul maur






big sean receives a roc-a-fella chain from jay z


after jay z listened to big sean’s fourth studio album, i decided, the mogul gifted the detroit native with his famous stamp of approval; a diamond studded roc-a-fella chain.read: big sean lets his thoughts fly on “halfway off the balcony”the legacy of the coveted item continues with hov’s latest gesture. big sean has been on a strict press run for his latest project, but in between all of the running around, he found time to chop it up with roc nation’s ceo, and received the jewelry piece along with some words of affirmation from the legend mc.hov just gave this to me! told me i earned it! #idecided.a p o posted by bigsean (@bigsean) on feb 2, 2017 at 8:27pm pstalthough an era where a chain serving as a symbol of a per’s alliance or signing to a label seems to have faded, the tidal owner






approval ratings for new us president worst ever, surveys say


washington (dpa) – donald trump has the worst approval rating of any us president at this point of their tenure, according to several surveys published friday. the american public seemingly punished the president for a string of controversial executive orders issued in his first 15 days in office. one survey by broadcaster cbs gave trump an…






first lady melania trump off to a quiet start


jane hampton cook, a novelist and author of popular histories about the white house, said melania trump's reserve could heighten interest in her when she does surface. she recalled a short speech the future first lady gave in pennsylvania near the end of the paign, in which she vowed to "be an advocate for women and for children.""i found myself listening to her more because i hadn't heard from her for a while," cook said. "sometimes less is more, and she represents that side of the equation. her husband is more, more, more."washington post






nuggets, sans nikola jokic, lose in los angeles to lakers


los angeles— maybe it was the four-day break that followed the most dismal stretch of the season for the los angeles lakers.maybe it was the absence of nuggets star forward nikola jokic, who was averaging 23.9 points and 11.1 rebounds before going down with an injury.whatever the reason, the nuggets experienced a hiccup at staples center on tuesday night, falling 120-116.the loss snapped a three-game winning streak for the nuggets (21-26), who had been playing their best basketball of the season going into the contest.danilo gallinari and gary harris scored 17 each to lead the nuggets.nick young led los angeles with 23 and d’angelo russell added 22.denver built up a seven-point lead with nine minutes remaining and appeared to on its way to yet another victory against the lakers.but the lak






trump has big plans to fix drug prices. here’s your reality check


w ashington – president trump has ambitious plans to overhaul the drug market, speeding approvals while bringing down prices. it sounds great. but soundbites can be deceiving. so we gave trump’s rhetoric a reality check: the claim: “they come with a new drug for a patient who’s terminal, and the fda says, ‘we can’t have this…






new england’s julian edelman reels in amazing catch


the receiver’s catch, pinned against an atlanta falcon and cradled by edelman’s hands, highlights drive to tying touchdown.houston — you could say the super bowl owed ‘em one. julian edelman was the man to collect.the patriots receiver made a catch for the highlight reels sunday — a once-in-a-lifetime grab that punctuated new england’s record-setting super bowl comeback, and one every bit as amazing as what david tyree of the giants did nine years earlier to break all those patriots’ hearts.the catch was the highlight of new england’s 91-yard drive that tied the scores on the way to a come-from-behind 34-28 overtime win over atlanta.edelman somehow got his hands pinned up against, and then underneath, a tom brady p that bounced off atlanta cornerback robert alford’s hands, hit off his knee






gophers men's hockey falls to ohio state but remains tied for first


columbus, ohio – the last time they met, ohio state broke a six-game losing streak to the gophers with an eight goal outburst in early december at mariucci arena.this time the no. 12 buckeyes only needed five goals and a midgame rally to beat minnesota 5-4 on friday night in big ten hockey.kevin miller’s goal at 11 minutes, 4 seconds of the second for osu (14-7-6, 5-5-1-1) tied the score at 3-all. mason jobst’s power-play goal at 3:47 of the third put the buckeyes ahead for the second time, at 4-3, and tanner laczynski got the eventual game-winner at 15:07.the no. 5 gophers (17-8-2, 8-3 big ten), who had won eight of 10 games, got a goal from justin kloos with 1:53 left to close within one. but that was all.despite the loss, the gophers remained in a tie for first place with wisconsin beca






hayward scores 33, jazz rally for 105-98 win over hornets


salt lake city — quin snyder was not thrilled with the urgency of his team.the utah jazz gave up 38 points in the third quarter before deciding to pick up the defense and execute a ferocious comeback.gordon hayward scored 33 points and the jazz rallied to defeat the charlotte hornets 105-98 on urday night."there's an urgency we had when we got behind," snyder said. "we get to a point where we're not playing well for a while and then it kicks in and the level raises. we have to do a better job of maintaining that, or reaching that or at least approaching that during the guts of the game. not just at the end of the game."you can look at it one way and say we gave up 38 in the third quarter or say we gave up 16 in the fourth. the fact that there's such a disparity, to me, points to just focus






watch: new england’s julian edelman reels in amazing catch


the receiver’s catch, pinned against an atlanta falcon and cradled by edelman’s hands, highlights drive to tying touchdown.houston — you could say the super bowl owed ‘em one. julian edelman was the man to collect.the patriots receiver made a catch for the highlight reels sunday — a once-in-a-lifetime grab that punctuated new england’s record-setting super bowl comeback, and one every bit as amazing as what david tyree of the giants did nine years earlier to break all those patriots’ hearts.the catch was the highlight of new england’s 91-yard drive that tied the scores on the way to a come-from-behind 34-28 overtime win over atlanta.most read storiesunlimited digital access. $1 for 4 weeks.edelman somehow got his hands pinned up against, and then underneath, a tom brady p that bounced off






john cleese's amazing talk on creativity


john cleese gave an amazing talk on creativity. part of the reason that it’s so good is that he admits that there’s a huge difference between being creative and telling people to be creative.full story at youtube.more about creativity. posted by josh urich






watch beyoncé’s ridiculously good grammy performance


beyoncé stopped time at the grammy awards with a great and visually stunning performance. the pop star, pregnant with twins, performed two songs from 2016’s lemonade, “love drought” and “sandcastles” against an evolving visual backdrop. performing in a golden gown and headdress with a large team of backup dancers, the artist gave a trippy performance that…






watch: russell wilson boxes with foam noodles and talks offseason plans with con


russell wilson talked about his offseason training, boxed with foam noodles and more in an appearance on the conan o'brien show tuesday night.russell wilson’s earlier-than-he-wanted off-season continued tuesday night with an appearance on the conan o’brien show, where the host asked a logical question — which team does the seahawks qb think will win sunday’s super bowl?as o’brien noted, the seahawks were the only team to beat both the falcons and patriots this season (though as seattle fans don’t need reminding, the seahawks lost the game that really mattered against atlanta).wilson gave what almost seemed like a contradictory answer.“it’s going to be tough to cover julio jones, mohamed sanu and devonta freeman,’’ wilson said, mentioning three of atlanta’s top offensive players. “i think i






british parliament gives brexit go-ahead


london—members of the british parliament’s lower house overwhelmingly gave prime minister theresa may a green light to begin the country’s formal withdrawal from the european union, leaving the government on course to begin brexit as planned by the end of march.the house of commons voted 494 to 122 on wednesday to approve a government bill authorizing it to start the divorce process. the proposals now must go before the unelected...






fireeye’s shares decline on downbeat projections, mixed quarterly results


cybersecurity firm fireeye inc. on thursday disclosed the abrupt departure of two executives and gave downbeat projections for the current quarter.shares, down 7% over the past 12 months, dropped 18% to $10.64 in after-hours trading.the milpitas, calif.-based company said executive chairman david dewalt, who stepped down as chief executive in june, resigned on jan. 31, two days after his notice, and chief financial officer...






hainsey's ot goal lifts hurricanes past islanders, 5-4


new york — ron hainsey's second goal of the game at 2:08 of overtime lifted the carolina hurricanes to a 5-4 victory over the new york islanders on urday night.jacob slavin, lee stempniak and teuvo teravainen also scored to help carolina win its third straight after the all-star break. ward made 33 saves.anders lee, casey cizikas, brock nelson and josh bailey scored for the islanders, who are 6-1-2 in their last nine games. jean-francois berube gave up all five hurricanes goals on 25 s s.carolina pulled four points behind philadelphia for the eastern conference's second wild-card spot. the islanders, who also lost 5-4 at detroit on friday night, are one point behind the hurricanes.bailey scored the game's only power-play goal, slamming a slap s from the slot after an offensive zone faceoff






vido app highlights growing divide in china


if the best-seller “hillbilly elegy” gave bicoastal elites in the u.s. a glimpse into the lives of poor white americans, its equivalent in china might be kwai, a social-networking video app that shows what life is like outside the biggest cities.a few examples from kwai: as geese cackle in the yard of a rural home, a bride holds up her white wedding gown so its hem doesn’t touch the dirt. three friends blast firecrackers behind each other for fun. an old man plays an electronic keyboard and sings a pop love song from the...






fans flock to oak grill, skyroom as 113-year minneapolis tradition ends


determined to reverse eight years of a democratic administration, house republicans are on track to overturn a handful of rules finalized in president barack obama's final months in office to deal with climate change, federal contracting and background checks for gun ownership.