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Painting of the death of President Abraham Lincoln, circa 1865. Photo by Fotosearch/Getty Images President Abraham Lincoln’s assassination is one of the saddest events in American history. Yet on the morning of April 14, 1865, the President awoke in...
Netflix heard the message from blind fans of the blind hero Daredevil. Image via Marvel/Netflix “Daredevil,” Netflix’s newest original series that features blind lawyer Matt Murdock take to the streets as the eponymous protagonist...
John Wilkes Booth planned Lincoln’s assassination at this building in Northwest D.C. Courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.It was 150 years ago that John Wilkes Booth shot and killed President Abraham Lincoln in Washington, D.C.’s Ford’s Theatre. The...
Congress is expected to produce legislation that targets people who make dubious claims of patent infringement, stifling creativity. Paul J. Richards/AFP/Getty Images WASHINGTON — The same week that Alex Haro and Chris Hulls raised $50 million for...
Nick Corcodilos started headhunting in Silicon Valley in 1979, and has answered over 30,000 questions from the Ask The Headhunter community over the past decade. MORE FROM NICK CORCODILOS: Ask the Headhunter: How do we fix America’s broken...
Fulton County Superior Court Judge Jerry Baxter delivers his sentencing decisions to the educators found to be connected to the Atlanta public schools cheating scandal. Photo by Kent D. Johnson/Pool/Reuters Sentences were handed out to the 10...