Daily Archives: October 5, 2019

It seemed like a gun control compromise could be on the way. Then the impeachment inquiry happened.

Like so many other issues, the debate over guns has been moved to the back burner. PowerPost

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Hamza Choudhury: Leicester City report racist abuse to police

Leicester City say they are “appalled” by racist abuse sent to midfielder Hamza Choudhury on social media and have reported the comments to police. The 22-year-old, of Bangladesh-Grenadian heritage, was abused after being booked for a tackle on … Google Alert – breaking news

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Why customers love Tesla despite its many mistakes

Enlarge (credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images/Aurich Lawson) Journalist Ed Niedermeyer remembers the exact moment he became a Tesla skeptic: Memorial Day weekend 2015. That’s when Niedermeyer traveled to the Tesla Supercharger facility in Harris Ranch, California to see Tesla’s first (and, it turned out, only) battery-swap facility. At a live demo two years earlier, Tesla CEO Elon Musk had shown a Model S ...

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U.S. ambassador to European Union to give deposition to House panels in impeachment probe

Gordon Sondland has been ensnared in the investigation after a whistleblower’s complaint about Trump pressing a foreign leader to dig up dirt on a domestic political rival. PowerPost

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What is the most fascinating thing about black hole research for you, personally?

Tumblr is a place to express yourself, discover yourself, and bond over the stuff you love. It’s where your interests connect you with your people. NASA

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Trump says House has votes to impeach, but believes Republicans in Senate will exonerate him

Even as the president boasted of a “unified” GOP, some Republicans publicly broke ranks with him. PowerPost

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