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Rock Island, IL
Journalist — WHBF-TV (Rock Island,IL)

Journalist @Local4NewsWHBF Past: @WEAU13News @WCCO @WAVY_News, @WISH_TV @KRON4news, @13NewsNow @fox43news

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Firefighters get firsthand look at need to confront climate change: Guest commentary

sbsun.com — For the better part of the last two decades, California firefighters have been first on the scene of a relentless, slow-motion, natural disaster. The cumulative effects of four years of punishing drought have turned much of the state's wildlands into so much dry kindling, one flicked cigarette away from erupting into flame.

Robin Williams dead at age 63

weau.com — (NBC) -- Actor Robin Williams has died, the Marin County Sheriff's Office says. It is investigating his death, believed to have been a suicide. Statement from Mara Buxbaum, press representative for Robin Williams: "Robin Williams passed away this morning. He has been battling severe depression of late.

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Keller, Greenwald debate whether journalists can be impartial | Poynter.

mikelopez44.tumblr.com — poynterinstitute: The New York TimesGlenn Greenwald and The New York Times' Bill Keller engaged in some meta thinking Sunday, which Keller initiated with a pretty simple premise - does Greenwald represent journalism 2.0? Greenwald, Keller writes, has been "an advocate of a more activist, more partisan kind of journalism."(Read more...)

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mikelopez44.tumblr.com — theatlantic: How Oreos Work Like Cocaine Research made national news this week that the cookies are more addictive than psychoactive drugs. That claim may be exaggerated, but the neuroscience of junk food addiction is nonetheless fascinating and relevant-mentally, physically, and socially. Read more. [Image: Bob MacDonnell/Connecticut College]

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mikelopez44.tumblr.com — spencertweedy: Mavis Staples has a new record out on June 25. My dad and I made it! It's one of the most special things I've gotten to do. Good stuff.

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mikelopez44.tumblr.com — Today's Historical Headline: Golden Gate Bridge opens With a turnout that included guests like Franklin D. Roosevelt, the opening of the Golden Gate Bridge on May 28, 1937, was quite the affair. More than 500 naval planes flew over the bridge, and 42 warships also showed up to celebrate the opening.

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Jul 23, 2016

RT @nwpassage1: Today is the 25th anniversary of the release of @mudhoney's Every Good Boy Deserves Fudge album, released on @subpop https://t.co/sW4dEneuv1

Jul 23, 2016

RT @PatrickTerpstra: All of America is about to meet Tim Kaine's left eyebrow, well-known to Virginia. https://t.co/AByvmyQ3G2

Jul 23, 2016

RT @robertloerzel: Profile from today's NYT — Tim Kaine: A Self-Effacing Senator in a Sharp-Elbows Era  http://nyti.ms/29RbSSC 

Jul 19, 2016

RT @coslive: R.I.P. Garry Marshall, TV and film icon has died at the age of 81  http://cos.lv/rcUK302pLwN  https://t.co/VLJxzxhKTE

Jul 18, 2016

RT @FastCompany: 5 surprising, science-backed ways to boost your creativity  http://buff.ly/29FncNn 

Jul 17, 2016

RT @WHBFashe: There is a slight risk of severe weather Sunday evening. Main threats are strong winds and hail. Stay weather aware! https://t.co/bXMWFYOCZh

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