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Reuters interviews David Schmid, who says few crimes rise to the iconic status that makes them a long-term feature of popular culture.


Andreas Stavridis talks to The Wall Street Journal about how different the earthquake in Mexico in 1985 was from this week's earthquake. 


James Gardner tells The Washington Post that the disclosure of the identity of donors improves the quality of electoral decision-making by informing voters who candidates may be beholden to.


Jacob Neiheisel writes in the Washington Post that, according to his research, large segments of the population appear willing to invest significant resources to pursue or resist the removal of Trump.


Rick Su notes in The Atlantic that, by law, state and local governments can’t refuse to accept refugees altogether. But that doesn’t mean the president cannot find new ways to heed the requests of refugee-averse local governments.


Arun Vishwanath writes in the Los Angeles Times that making sure every user can make cybersafe decisions is yet to be ‘Designed by Apple.’


Natalie Simpson talks to The New York Times about the different evacuation strategies when it came to Hurricanes Harvey and Irma.


In an op-ed for Fortune, Mark Bartholomew writes that it is time for lawmakers to force Facebook to be more transparent.


Daniel Hess tells The Atlantic’s City Lab that we can do a better job of coordinating people who are ready and willing to evacuate, but can't because they don't have a car or anyone to take them.


USA Today reports on lessons learned from Hurricane Katrina when it comes to bridge damage and cites 2007 research by then-UB professor Gilberto Mosqueda.