Sponsored content from Thomas J. Henry Law Updated 10:24 am CDT, Friday, August 17, 2018 Photo: Gettyimages Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 Photo: Gettyimages 6 Safety Tips For All Pedestrians To Practice 1 / 1 Back to Gallery The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reported an increase in pedestrian fatalities in the U.S. in 2016, reaching a total of 5,987 deaths. Stay in shape this summer while keeping yourself safe with these tips when sharing the road with vehicles. Safety Precautions for Runners and Pedestrians Make Yourself Visible - Increase your visibility to passing vehicles by wearing light-colored clothing and reflective material. Always carry a flashlight or wear a clip-on LED light if you choose to walk or run at night. Face the Traffic - Be sure to walk or … [Read more...] about 6 Safety Tips For All Pedestrians To Practice
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By Tom Loftus Tom Loftus The Wall Street Journal BiographyTom Loftus [email protected] Jul 31, 2018 9:21 am ET 0 COMMENTS Good morning, CIOs. Not too long ago, General Electric Co. represented the vanguard of something exciting, combining its traditional business of building big stuff like turbines with a Silicon Valley-like focus on software. In 2016, the industrial giant spent more than $4 billion developing tools like analytics and machine-learning software. “GE makes powerful machines,” a millennial coder tells his befuddled family in one GE advertisement from that era, “but I’ll be writing the code that will allow those machines to share information with each other.” Great idea, kid, but you might want to check your options. The Wall Street Journal reported Monday that the company is seeking a buyer for key parts of its digital unit as it loses money despite billions in investment. … [Read more...] about The Morning Download: GE Seeks Buyer for Parts of Its Massive Software Development Effort
By Amelia Robinson Black Americans have helped shape life in the Miami Valley.Below are a few key dates and people compiled mostly by former the Dayton Daily News librarian Charlotte Jones. 1798 - The first reference to a black man in Dayton is “William Maxwell and his Negro” listed in Dayton Twp. tax records.Source: Dayton’s African American Heritage, by Margaret E. Peters, a project of the National Afro-American Museum and Cultural Center. 1798 - Christian and Charles Null build a home in the countryside near Springboro. The two-story house took them two years to build and, at its peak occupancy, housed 11 members of the farming family, according to the Springboro Area Historical Society.Its cellar seemed to be a square room roughly matching the contours of the house above. But tucked away at the top of the wall at the northeast corner is an entrance into a crawl space where slaves were hidden as part of the Underground Railroad.The site is owned by the … [Read more...] about A Timeline: Black History in the Miami Valley 1798 to 2001
The Orange County mayor is arguably the most powerful elected post in Central Florida.You deserve to know what the candidates who want to fill that post plan on doing once they get there.So I asked the three leading contenders 5 questions — most of them culled from more than 100 questions suggested by readers.The topics deal with wages, housing, arts and culture, mental health, guns, opioids, mass transit, the convention center and more.This read is long. The topics are tough. Some of the solutions complex. Some of the responses are long because they are detailed. Some of the responses are long … but don’t actually say much.I’d encourage you read with a careful and skeptical eye.Did the candidate actually answer the question? If he wants to do something new, did he say how he was going to pay for it? If so, did he propose using revenues he can actually control ... or did he say he hoped someone else would pay?The answers below are unedited. I’ll also be … [Read more...] about 15 questions for the candidates for Orange County mayor. Where do they stand?
Share This Story! Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about Facebook Email Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Pinterest President Trump hereby demands... | Thompson President Trump tries to shift the focus of the Justice Department probe into his 2016 campaign. Sent! A link has been sent to your friend's email address. Posted! A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. Join the Conversation To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs Mike Thompson, Detroit Free Press Published 1:57 p.m. ET May 21, 2018 Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Mike Thompson's cartoon gallery Fullscreen Posted! A link has been posted to your Facebook feed. President Trump is demanding that the Justice Department investigate itself. Mike Thompson/Detroit Fullscreen Buy Photo MSU interim President John Engler's inappropriate remarks on the Nassar … [Read more...] about President Trump hereby demands…