The LifeBoKx contains basic lifesaving equipment and educational material to be positioned along the shoreline of Panama City Beach. The idea, Kaial's father, Joe Hajik, told CNN, is not just to save those drowning but to also provide resources for those responding to an emergency. … [Read more...] about A 13-year-old invents an emergency kit to prevent drownings on Florida beaches
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Spivey and his team offered suggestions and improvements to the LifeBoKx concept, and while it does not replace traditional lifeguards and trained first responders, the kit provides useful tools for the average layman to help expedite response in an emergency. … [Read more...] about 13-Year-Old Invents Lifesaving Kit to Prevent Drowning in Florida
Now, the assumption here is that disproportional responses are acceptable. "Oh, if you attack me by pointing out my hair is a little funny I'm going to go after you a hammer and tong. I'm going to criticize everything about you," and the fact is that Donald doesn't wait to be attacked before he does. He loves the attention so much that he'll do something like tweet about (the now 83-year-old actress) Kim Novak's appearance when she gave out an award at the Oscars. … [Read more...] about Who is Donald Trump?
There is a list of famous cases involving false confessions: Martin Tankleff, Jeffrey Deskovic, the “West Memphis 3,” the “Norfolk Four.” Tankleff, a 17-year-old, awoke one morning to find his parents brutally beaten and stabbed. His mother was dead, and his father was in a coma. Despite the fact that the father had a business partner who owed him $500,000, and who had recently threatened him, and who had been in the house the night before, detectives felt that Tankleff was too cold and unemotional in the aftermath, and they concentrated on him as a suspect even after the business partner faked his own death and moved to California. When Tankleff was in the interrogation room, he was told that his father had awakened and identified him. Invited to explain how that might be possible, he offered a confused conjecture about how he might have blacked out. Deskovic was another 17-year-old, but he struck police as overly emotional in his reaction to the rape and … [Read more...] about The Myth of the Central Park Five
But her grandmother suffered a heart attack and the family income shrank to about $2,000 a month, the sum total of her mother's and grandmother's disability checks. Home became a series of motel rooms. Rose celebrated her 15th birthday at the Duo Boutique Hotel. Her parents couldn't afford a present that year so her stepfather, an amateur tattoo artist, offered his services as a gift. "Don't get anything stupid, and don't get it where anyone can see it," Rose's mother warned. … [Read more...] about A pandemic, a motel without power and a potentially terrifying glimpse of Orlando’s future