The move sets the stage for a crucial vote next month at the Federal Communications Commission that could reshape the entire digital ecosystem. The agency’s Republican chairman, Ajit Pai, has made repealing the government's net neutrality rules one of his top priorities, handing a win to broadband companies such as Verizon and Comcast.
The near-daily sexual misconduct allegations have spawned a head-turning stream of apologies, statements that experts say have been generally self-serving and aimed at the public more than the victims.
Joe Stewart applied for benefits in May 2015. He is now trapped in a crushing backlog of 1.1 million claimants with no end in sight. What would a denial mean for the Mississippi resident? “A death sentence.”
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Assuming the 500-mph, mile-long flight through the Mojave Desert does not kill him, Mike Hughes, 61, said his journey into the atmosflat will mark the first phase of his ambitious flat-Earth space program.