Showing latest news headlines from the Bastrop Daily Enterprise newspaper
Item Not Cached: Fetching from API
Troubleshoot Wood Floor Damage - Bastrop Daily Enterprise
Nothing adds a distinctive air (and increased resale value) to your home like natural wood flooring. But hardwoods beauty is just one of its many virtues. In case of damage to your wood floor, just repair or partially replace the affected area -- there ...
Some political pundits, left and right alike, see constitutional crisis at hand - Bastrop Daily Enterprise
The question at issue here is whether America is becoming ungovernable, at least in traditional terms. Trying to achieve a politics of consensus has always been akin to trying to herd cats, but the situation seems to be getting worse. Even with the ...
Study says 'housing first' approach works for homeless - Bastrop Daily Enterprise
WASHINGTON — A new Canadian study lends backing for a commonsense approach to moving people off the street that has been used in Washington and other U.S. cities since the 1990s: Ensure that the homeless receive permanent shelter first, and their chances ...
Another foreign hero of American right-wingers turns out to be a disappointment - Bastrop Daily Enterprise
Remember when Russian President Vladimir Putin was the darling among American conservatives for having played the tough guy in Ukraine? GOP politicians and pundits were stumbling over one another in their rush to appear on Fox News where they could declare ...
The Latest Accusations Against Bill Cosby Are Extremely Bizarre and Disturbing - Bastrop Daily Enterprise
One of the Jane Does from the 2005 lawsuit against Bill Cosby has come forward and shared her story with BuzzFeed. In the revealing interview, Patricia, now 58, says that when she was 22, Cosby invited her to a dinner party at his home in Shelburne Falls ...
Chris Brown Reportedly Has a Daughter - Bastrop Daily Enterprise
In a nice change of pace, here's some Chris Brown news that isn't related to him breaking the law: The singer is reportedly a father. According to TMZ, Brown, 25, has a 9-month-old daughter with Nia, a 31-year-old former model who has known Brown for years.
McDonald's dropping human antibiotics from chicken - Bastrop Daily Enterprise
NEW YORK — McDonald's says it plans to start using chicken raised without antibiotics important to human health and milk from cows that are not treated with the artificial growth hormone rbST. The company says the chicken change will take place within ...
Keurig K-Cups amass profits....and a lot of garbage spurring a #KillTheCup revolt - Bastrop Daily Enterprise
When an inventor doesn't stand behind his invention, you know something is wrong. John Sylvan, co-founder of Keurig Green Mountain K-Cups, has been quoted in The Atlantic as saying: "I feel bad sometimes that I ever [invented the K-Cup]." The reason?
Morning Jolt: 513 Pakistani parents arrested for not getting kids vaccinated - Bastrop Daily Enterprise
Police in Pakistan this week have arrested 513 parents who refused to have their kids vaccinated against polio. The polio vaccine has nearly eliminated the disease in most of the world, but it continues to be a problem in Pakistan. Last year Pakistan had ...
Why CSI: Cyber Will Scare the Crap Out of You - Bastrop Daily Enterprise
The next time you use your cell phone to hail an Uber, beware: Your driver could be a serial killer. Or at least that's what CBS' new drama CSI: Cyber wants you to think. "Our motto this season is: It can happen to you," franchise creator and executive ...
The Bank of Canada is warning people to stop drawing Spock on their money - Bastrop Daily Enterprise
Canadians are paying a strange sort of tribute to the late Leonard Nimoy — they're drawing his most famous character, Spock from "Star Trek," over a 19th-century politician on their banknotes. Nimoy died on Friday, and he got a variety of tributes, not ...
A new, slimmer MacBook Air with a better screen may be coming this month (AAPL) - Bastrop Daily Enterprise
Apple may unveil a new MacBook Air with a Retina display and an even thinner design at its event on March 9, according to The Michael Report. It's unclear how credible the report is, but The Michael Report claims it's recieved this information from ...
Visa says we're all going to have internet-connected fridges in the future - Bastrop Daily Enterprise
Soon we're all going to be buying things with our fridge. That's what Jonathan Vaux from Visa says, at least. We met with Vaux, an executive director at Visa Europe during the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. "Your fridge will have a payment capability ...
Top economist throws shade at the 'research institute' that releases a widely followed jobs number - Bastrop Daily Enterprise
On Wednesday, the latest private payrolls report from ADP showed employers added 212,000 jobs in February. But ahead of Friday's big jobs report, this report might not be telling us much of anything. Ian Shepherdson, economist at Pantheon Macroeconomics ...
Pebbles smartwatch or the Apple Watch: which will you get? - Bastrop Daily Enterprise
Smart-watch manufacturer Pebbles has the most successful Kickstarter in history having pulled in over $15.5 million so far. And they still have 23 days left. According to their Kickstarter page, Pebbles has reportedly sold more than 1 million watches in ...