NBC dumps Olympic analyst amid fury at Korea-Japan comment | New York Post

Joshua Cooper Ramo – How does this guy become an analyst for NBC Olympic coverage? And get on the boards of Starbucks and FedEx?  Do we know so little of Chinese culture that we allow this buffoon to guide us?

“Every Korean will tell you that Japan is a cultural, technological and economic example that has been so important to their own transformation,” said Ramo, who sits on the boards of Starbucks and FedEx while working as co-CEO of former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger’s consulting firm.

Source: NBC dumps Olympic analyst amid fury at Korea-Japan comment | New York Post

Dismissals of 13 Twin Peaks cases granted – KXXV-TV News Channel 25 – Central Texas News and Weather for Waco, Temple, Killeen |

“The actions of the District Attorney’s Office and Abel Reyna in dismissing these cases and recusing himself only from my client’s case is nothing more than a smoke screen. The timing is suspicious and everyone knows it,” David Conrad Beyer, the attorney for McRee, said.

Source: Dismissals of 13 Twin Peaks cases granted – KXXV-TV News Channel 25 – Central Texas News and Weather for Waco, Temple, Killeen |

W.Va. scientists developing micro-implant technology to combat drug crisis

Additionally, Rezai says, the institute is working on a wearable medical sensor. It would work by measuring brain activity — establishing which patterns indicate a patient is at high-risk for exercising addictive behavior. Rezai says the goal is to be able to warn family, friends, and others in an addict support system, in real time, about when they are at the highest risk of abusing drugs.

Source: W.Va. scientists developing micro-implant technology to combat drug crisis