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Neanderthals Were People, Too

Joachim Neander was a 17th-century Calvinist theologian who often hiked through a valley outside Düsseldorf, Germany, writing hymns. Neander understood everything around him as a manifestation of the Lord’s will and work. There was no room in his worldview for randomness, only purpose and praise. “See how God this rolling globe/swathes with beauty as a robe,” one of his...

Neanderthals Were People, Too

Joachim Neander was a 17th-century Calvinist theologian who often hiked through a valley outside Düsseldorf, Germany, writing hymns. Neander understood everything around him as a manifestation of the Lord’s will and work. There was no room in his worldview for randomness, only purpose and praise. “See how God this rolling globe/swathes with beauty as a robe,” one of his...

Park District moves ahead with golf course plan, hiring contractor for site work

A proposal combining the Jackson Park and South Shore public golf courses into a championship-level destination designed by Tiger Woods has raised a host of questions from community members. (Chicago Tribune) Two days after assuring South Side residents that a Tiger Woods-designed golf course in Jackson Park was not yet a sure thing, Chicago park officials Wednesday awarded...

Kim Kardashian’s Jewels May Have Been Sold On Belgium’s Black Market, Source Reports

After 17 people were arrested in connection with the Kim Kardashian robbery, authorities believe they may have an idea of what happened to the Keeping Up With the Kardashians star’s jewelry. Several of the men who were arrested in connection with Kim’s robbery have ties to the Belgian black market for jewelry, one source reported. According to TMZ, Kardashian’s...

Kim Kardashian’s Jewels May Have Been Sold On Belgium’s Black Market, Source Reports

After 17 people were arrested in connection with the Kim Kardashian robbery, authorities believe they may have an idea of what happened to the Keeping Up With the Kardashians star’s jewelry. Several of the men who were arrested in connection with Kim’s robbery have ties to the Belgian black market for jewelry, one source reported. According to TMZ, Kardashian’s...

Walker’s Wisconsin tuition idea shuffles political alliances

1 of 3 Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker addresses a joint session of the Legislature in the Assembly chambers during the Governor’s state of the state speech at the state Capitol on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, in Madison, Wis. Behind Walker... (AP Photo/Andy Manis) More MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker’s proposal to cut tuition at the University...

Walker’s Wisconsin tuition idea shuffles political alliances

1 of 3 Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker addresses a joint session of the Legislature in the Assembly chambers during the Governor’s state of the state speech at the state Capitol on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, in Madison, Wis. Behind Walker... (AP Photo/Andy Manis) More MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker’s proposal to cut tuition at the University...

Trump conflicts of interest ‘fix’ is no such thing

Besieged with questions about foreign influence and conflicts of interest, President-Elect Donald J Trump has insisted that he is free to mingle his private business with the nation’s public policy. As Trump explained in his press conference on Wednesday: “I have a no-conflict situation because I’m president ... it’s a nice thing to have.” Except that this assertion is...

SoundCloud co-founder takes product role, Yahoo alum steps in as CTO

On the heels of losses that appear to be growing faster than revenues, and reported acquisition interest from Google, the music streaming service SoundCloud today announced some executive movements. Eric Wahlforss, who co-founded the audio streaming startup with Alexander Ljung, is stepping away from the role of CTO and taking a new position as chief product officer. Meanwhile, SoundCloud...

Chrysler pulls a VW, cheats emissions tests

The Environmental Protection Agency has just notified Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) that the carmaker has violated the Clean Air Act, alleging that it installed software in some of its diesel vehicles that increased emissions beyond what the company claimed. Specifically, the EPA says that "light-duty model year 2014, 2015 and 2016 Jeep Grand Cherokees and Dodge Ram 1500 trucks...

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