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Romney Is Horrified by Trump - and That's Restarting 'Mitt 2016' Talk

NYMag – Gabriel Sherman – Sep 1, 12:46 PM – As Donald Trump continues to dominate the Republican presidential race, frustration and panic have become high enough to make some inside the party Establishment pine for a candidate they roundly rejected as recently as January: Mitt Romney. Romney…
Neera Tanden RT @danpfeiffer: The only thing that could make this GOP primary more fun for me would be if Mitt Romney were to get in the race t.co/q9copoFnyu
Ryan Romney Is Horrified by Trump - and That's Restarting 'Mitt 2016' Talk t.co/XzD80EA0Kk
Matt Taibbi Funny or not? Mitt Romney perhaps wants to run again to restore "civility" to the Trump-led race: t.co/TNWleDTkwT
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Is Silicon Valley in Another Bubble . . . and What Could Burst It?

vanityfair.com – Nick Bilton – Aug 31, 10:30 PM – With the tech industry awash in cash and 100 “unicorn” start-ups now valued at $1 billion or more, Silicon Valley can't escape the question. Nick Bilton reports. One Thursday morning in early June, the ballroom of the Rosewood Sand…
Stephen E. Wright More like a bulge and a psssst | Is #SiliconValley in Another #Bubble . . . and What Could Burst It? t.co/2n8fn44zgA via @VanityFair
Martha Feingold Pocketed for later...Is Silicon Valley in Another Bubble . . . and What Could Burst It? from @nickbilton t.co/FsAWDY2sIf
Ninon Aprea Is Silicon Valley in Another Bubble . . . and What Could Burst It? t.co/W93DGgUxIU via @VanityFair
Katie Fehrenbacher RT @nickbilton: I wrote a big feature for @VanityFair on whether we're in a tech bubble 2.0, and if so, what could make it go pop! t.co/oXdWjuBhs5
Farhad Manjoo Is Silicon Valley in Another Tech Bubble? @nickbilton looks into it in Vanity Fair t.co/6hpcAo0QVW
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Happy personal news

Marissa's Tumblr – Sep 1 – With great happiness, Zack and I have some exciting news to share – I'm pregnant! In fact, I'm expecting identical twin girls, likely arriving in December. The twins part was quite a surprise, because I have no family history of twins or any…
Yahoo News RT @marissamayer: Excited to announce that @zackbogue and I are expecting identical twin girls!! t.co/N25wQl4hmv
Yun-Fang Juan RT @marissamayer: Excited to announce that @zackbogue and I are expecting identical twin girls!! t.co/N25wQl4hmv
Farhad Manjoo Marissa Mayer is pregnant with twin girls. t.co/z6xIsBcV7v
ABC7 News RT @marissamayer: Excited to announce that @zackbogue and I are expecting identical twin girls!! t.co/N25wQl4hmv
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Illinois police officer shot, hunt on for suspects

CNN.com – Ashley Fantz – Sep 1, 9:59 AM – (CNN)A police officer has been shot in Lake County, Illinois, authorities say, and there's a hunt on for multiple people suspected in the attack. Law enforcement on foot and in helicopters are combing the area, said Lake County Sheriff's Sgt.
Sophia Bush So sad to hear about this today...Thinking of his 4 kids. RT @cnnbrk: The police officer shot near #Chicago has died. t.co/N706MUp03T
CNN Breaking News Lake Country Sheriff's officials still looking for 3 suspects. Earlier report that one was in custody is inaccurate. t.co/Ug7NOjcGKm
CNN Breaking News Authorities have one suspect in custody in connection to the death of a police officer near Chicago. t.co/Ug7NOjui8W
CNN Breaking News Source: Police officer shot and killed near Chicago was a 32-year veteran of the force. t.co/Ug7NOjui8W
Anderson Cooper 360° RT @cnnbrk: The police officer shot near Chicago has died. Authorities say they are searching for 3 suspects. t.co/Ug7NOjui8W
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Is a Cambrian Explosion Coming for Robotics?

spectrum.ieee.org – Gill A. Pratt – May 15 – This article originally appeared in the Journal of Economic Perspectives, Vol. 29, No. 3 (Summer 2015). We thank the American Economic Association for giving us permission to reproduce it here. About half a billion years ago, life on earth…
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This is climate change: Alaskan villagers struggle as island is chewed up by the sea

sanders.senate.gov – Sep 1 – Kivalina, Alaska, in 2007. The barrier reef Kivalina calls home gets smaller and smaller with every storm. (Don Bartletti / Los Angeles Times) This is what climate change looks like, up close and personal. In this town of 403 residents 83 miles…
Mary Angela Penny This is climate change: Alaskan villagers struggle as island is chewed up by the sea t.co/Xc5FmnmIVf
Bernie Sanders Must Read: This is climate change: Alaskan villagers struggle as island is chewed up by the sea -@marialaganga: t.co/FkQTa4kxrf
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Iceland Caps Syrian Refugees at 50; 10,000 Icelanders Respond by Offering Up Their Homes

Slate – Marta Jewson – Aug 28, 3:04 PM – Iceland recently announced it was willing to help with the growing humanitarian disaster in Syria that is sending Syrians fleeing for safety by the thousand to Turkey, Europe, and beyond. The Icelandic government offered to take 50 Syrian refugees…
Clara Jeffery RT @andrew_zolli: Why I <heart> Iceland: Iceland Caps Syrian Refugees at 50; 10,000 Icelanders Respond by Offering Up Their Homes t.co/dp4amPW9gS
Marsha Vdovin RT @Slate: Iceland capped Syrian refugees at 50, and 10,000 Icelanders responded by offering their homes: t.co/NE0CcTAP90 t.co/20o4v0e2Le
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California should take next steps on climate change

Sacbee.com – Jan 27, 2014 – More ambitious greenhouse gas reduction targets are needed Bills would reassure and encourage clean energy businesses California did the right thing in 2006 when it passed the Global Warming Solutions Act, also known as AB 32. Since 2006, the state…
Carl Guardino RT @josefow: It's critical that we pass #SB32 to secure our clean economy future in CA and create 1m jobs. t.co/I3mAP0fBpw HT @CarlGuardino
Carl Guardino RT @SVLeadershipGrp: Strongly supporting #SB32 @sacbee oped @CarlGuardino @gregwbecker California should take next steps on climate change t.co/7nSL1px1Ij
Stephen E. Wright RT @SVLeadershipGrp: Strongly supporting #SB32 @sacbee oped @CarlGuardino @gregwbecker California should take next steps on climate change t.co/7nSL1px1Ij
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Murder Rates Rising Sharply in Many U.S. Cities

nytimes.com Monica Davey (@monicadavey1) – Aug 31 – MILWAUKEE — Cities across the nation are seeing a startling rise in murders after years of declines, and few places have witnessed a shift as precipitous as this city. With the summer not yet over, 104 people have been killed this year…
Neera Tanden RT @NateSilver538: Wish @nytimes had published data on homicide rate in as many cities as possible, not just those where it's increasing t.co/7eBVGan51u
Maggie Haberman RT @alexburnsNYT: Murder rates rise across American cities, @monicadavey1 @MitchKSmith t.co/n9aV8WpdAm Up 9% in NYC, 44% in DC
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What Politicos Don't Know About Encryption Could Make Us All Less Safe

Yahoo – We'll review and make changes needed.Undo It's offensive to me I keep seeing this It's not relevant to me Something else Done We'll review and make changes needed.Undo It's offensive to me I keep seeing this It's not relevant to me Something else…
Yahoo What politicos don't know about encryption could make us all less safe t.co/lkQAmb8eZK t.co/Gvx9uSCkhf
Yahoo News RT @YahooTech: What politicos don't know about encryption could make us all less safe t.co/ApGQU1bzlB t.co/N6jluAJGeL
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