Tennessee Executes Inmate With Controversial Drugs Despite Sotomayor’s Powerful Dissent

Tennessee Executes Inmate With Controversial Drugs Despite Sotomayor’s Powerful Dissent

Justice Sonia Sotomayor issued a blistering dissent that we are “accepting barbarism” after the Supreme Court refused to halt Tennesee’s execution Thursday night of Billy Ray Irick, 59, using a controversial drug combination. Irick was put to death for the 1985 rape and murder of 7-year-old Paula Dyer. He coughed, choked and gasped for air after the three-drug…

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Why the raised fist is so powerful

Why the raised fist is so powerful

JUST WATCHEDCadets under scrutiny for raised fists photoReplayMore Videos …MUST WATCH (17 Videos)Cadets under scrutiny for raised fists photoNYU slammed for Black History Month menuProfessors on watch lists get death threatsProfessor’s tweet about soldier sparks angerHarvard revokes offers over hateful memesFraternity under fire for ‘insensitive’ partyWhite nationalist speaks at AuburnPro-Trump, anti-Trump fights yield 21 arrestsFamily…

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Samsung announces Galaxy Note 9 with bigger screen, huge battery, and more powerful S Pen

Samsung announces Galaxy Note 9 with bigger screen, huge battery, and more powerful S Pen

Samsung is coming off of a disappointing launch for its Galaxy S9, but that doesn’t mean the company is shaking things up for its next major smartphone. The Galaxy Note 9 is officially being announced today, and Samsung is doubling down on everything that the Note series represents: productivity and performance. It has the best…

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Qualcomm’s powerful new smartwatch chip may kickstart a wearable revival

Qualcomm’s powerful new smartwatch chip may kickstart a wearable revival

Andy Boxall/Digital TrendsQualcomm is working on a new processor platform for wearable devices, replacing the aging Snapdragon 2100 chip that powers the majority of smartwatches today. Like a new chip for smartphones, any new wearable processor will likely provide benefits based around features and power; but a new chip for wearables will also bring other…

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Powerful fuel-sipper 2018 Ford F-150 Power Stroke diesel rated 30 mpg on highway

Powerful fuel-sipper 2018 Ford F-150 Power Stroke diesel rated 30 mpg on highway

Ford’s F series diesel engine hit the company’s fuel economy target. The 2018 Ford F-150 Power Stroke diesel scored a 30 mpg highway EPA rating, Ford Motor Company (FMC) announced today. The best-selling truck (or car) in the U.S. for many years running, the 2018 Ford F-150 can now claim the highest EPA-estimated highway fuel rating bragging rights…

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Powerful spring storm turns deadly, blasts central US with snow

Powerful spring storm turns deadly, blasts central US with snow

Blizzard warnings stretched from northern Kansas across most of Nebraska and South Dakota into southwestern Minnesota and northeastern Iowa, with winter storm warnings and watches covering most of the rest of Minnesota, Wisconsin and Michigan. Heavy snow already blanketed parts of western Kansas, Nebraska and South Dakota by early afternoon Friday, closing major highways in…

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