October 8, 2017

All posts published on October 8, 2017

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BlackBerry ditches the keyboard in latest handset


 Yesterday at GITEX Technology Week in Dubai, BlackBerry announced the Motion, an all-screen smartphone with a massive battery. Made by TCL like BlackBerry’s other handsets, the Motion packs a 5.5-inch screen and running on a Snapdragon 625 SoC plat... More »

LOVERRO: Nationals make case for old-school baseball


Their cheers might have been drowned out by the noise coming out of Nationals Park Saturday night after Bryce Harper’s eighth-inning two-run home run to tie Game 2 of the National League Division Series, setting the stage for Ryan Zimmerman’s game-... More »

Trump links border wall, green card overhaul to DACA


WASHINGTON (AP) – President Donald Trump told congressional leaders on Sunday that his hard-line immigration priorities must be enacted in exchange for extending protection from deportation to hundreds of thousands of young immigrants, many of whom were ... More »

Old divisions, renewed violence


Virginia Tech, Newtown, San Bernardino, Orlando, Las Vegas … a roll call of carnage so familiar that we can almost repeat it in our sleep. We read the number of dead and wounded. But these are really tragedies beyond reckoning, as the tears of loved one... More »

Gun control agreement stops with bump stocks


As investigators search for a motive behind last week’s Las Vegas massacre, there is growing consensus in Washington about the need for at least one modest gun control measure — but the agreement ends there, as Democratic lawmakers push for new law... More »