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Chinese scientists light new path to the internet

Chinese scientists have created a revolutionary way to connect to the internet using LED-based lightbulbs, Xinhua reports. Coupled with special microprocessors embedded in the bulbs, four computers were capable of connecting to the internet at very high speeds: 150 megabits…

Supreme Court to hear greenhouse gas case

Source: The Hill Author: Ben Geman The Supreme Court on Tuesday agreed to review whether the Environmental Protection Agency has the power to require greenhouse gas permits for big stationary pollution sources such as power plants, factories and refineries. The…

Pedestrian killed by Amtrak train

WOODBRIDGE — Northeast Corridor rail service has resumed with delays up to one hour in both directions that are being attributed to a trespasser fatality near the Metropark rail station in the Iselin section of Woodbridge Township. Amtrak suspended service after…

The Abject Failure of Reaganomics

Originally published on Friday, October 18, 2013 by Consortium News by Robert Parry Even as the Republican Right licks its wounds after taking a public-opinion beating over its government shutdown and threatened credit default, the Tea Partiers keep promoting a false narrative…

Giacobbe picked to replace Steinman on Council

RAHWAY — Raymond A. Giacobbe, Jr., of 439 Harbienko Court, was appointed as the Sixth Ward’s new representative when the City Council held a special meeting Tuesday immediately after Rahway Democrats offered his name among three contenders for the spot.…