Three weeks, nothing but packaged, ready-to-eat meals.  It’s not a far-flung mission, nor is it a lost wager — it’s how Army researchers hope to discover how new knowledge of the digestive process could improve future Meals, Ready-to-Eat (MREs.) The work could even help protect soldiers from sickness while deployed. Here’s what you needContinue Reading

The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2015 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The Louvre Museum has 8.5 million visitors per year. This blog was viewed about 150,000 times in 2015. If it were an exhibit at the Louvre Museum, it would take about 6 days forContinue Reading

It was nearly 12 years ago when Bill Cosby allegedly drugged Andrea Constand and sexually assaulted her in his suburban Philadelphia home. Authorities had just days remaining under Pennsylvania’s statute of limitations when they charged Cosby Wednesday with felony aggravated indecent assault in the alleged January 2004 incident. Constand’s story is similarContinue Reading

  Livingston city manager to get severance Served two months with city Resigned of his own accord, according to city leaders City will begin search for replacement in coming months Eddie Duque, 48, speaks to residents of Livingston after being named the next city manager in July. He served twoContinue Reading

AT A SNAIL’S PACE 12/30/2015 By William Thomas Jensen (Tom) Court resumed today at 9:44 AM in the Frank Carson murder trial. Judge Zuniga had been able to have a lengthy conversation with a lawyer in Stockton with the name of Jeff Hirschfield on the legal issues concerning the fact thatContinue Reading

Officials from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) has advised Reeves & Dola that the agency is now requiring licensed dealers who regularly import firearms on behalf of customers to obtain a Type 08 federal firearms license (FFL) as an importer. This is a significant change inContinue Reading

By William Thomas Jensen (Tom) It is 9:42 AM on 12/29/2015, and I am here in court again to experience the continuing testimony of Patrick Hampton. Mr. F Bomb was in fine form today, and did not disappoint me with his performance. Defense Attorney Robert Forkner announced that he wasContinue Reading