Andrea Dreager

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Trump trillion-dollar-plus deficits are putting America on a path to fiscal ruin

It became very clear this month that neither the Trump White House nor its allies on Capitol Hill want you to know that the federal budget is already in very bad shape ... and getting worse.<p>It happened when the Treasury, the official keeper of Washington’s financial results, issued its monthly …

Economics

If You Want to Lose Weight, This Fat-Loss Pyramid Shows What's Most Important

Experts used to tell us to do hours of cardio to lose weight, but now fitness trainers agree that cardio isn't necessary, and the hunger caused by strenuous cardio could actually cause weight gain. This is great news if you despise cardio, because the pyramid above designed by NASM-certified …

Muscle

'My dog was looking into my eyes as she died': the grief of losing a pet is real | Marieke Hardy

When the tired-looking woman at the animal emergency clinic shuffled into the holding room wearing an apron spattered startlingly with blood, she told me I had a choice. I could submit my dear, doddery 14-year-old Staffy to some major surgery to determine whether the painful spots in her beautiful …

Pets

A terrifying prediction from 1912 is so creepily accurate that people think it's fake. It's not.

A newspaper article in 1912 warned about climate change.<p>The debate over coal continues to rage across America. As recently as the 2016 presidential …

10 Lower Body Exercises That Will Save Your Knees

Build strong legs -- without terrible knee pain.<p>Everybody has to squat.<p>The exercise is one of the most basic and functional movement patterns you can do, and it builds total-body muscle and strength like nothing else. But who says you have to do it with a barbell on your back? If you’ve been …

Workouts

Trump wanted to look tough posing with bikers. It backfired in a major way.

Notice anything wrong with this picture?<p><b>And no, we’re not just talking about Trump’s duck face pose.</b><p>During his latest vacation, the president posed …

Lebron James

How an Instagram post about 'saggy boobs' led to a global movement to empower women

When Chidera Eggerue hit post on an Instagram photo of herself wearing a "really cute" yellow minidress at a party, she didn't realise she had just …

Dresses

The One Smoothie That Gets Rid Of Back And Stomach Fat, According To A Dietitian

When combined with a consistent exercise routine, incorporating more fruits and vegetables into your diet is a great way to kickstart fat loss. In …

Nutrition

Octopus research shows that consciousness isn’t what makes humans special

Whether or not octopuses should be viewed as charming or terrifying very much depends on your personal perspective. But it’s hard to deny their intelligence.<p>Octopuses can squirt water at an annoyingly bright bulb until it short-circuits. They can tell humans apart (even those who are wearing the …

Kathleen Turner reveals what it's really like to experience Donald Trump's 'gross handshake'

We've watched Donald Trump dish out some painfully awkward handshakes over the years, but few know what it's like to experience it, um, …

Donald Trump

Trump Supporter Loses It When Regretful Voter Calls Out People Who Continue to Support the President: 'I'm Not An Idiot!'

“I want to apologize to the nation for my vote for him," one voter said.A CNN focus group of Trump voters on Tuesday quickly turned contentious when …

U.S.-Mexico border

Donald Trump's DC Hotel Liquor License Challenged Over His 'Character'

The complaint cites "nonstop lies," fraud and treatment of minorities and women as proof that the president doesn't have the good character required by law.<p>Five local religious leaders and two retired judges are challenging President Donald Trump’s liquor license for his Trump International Hotel …

Donald Trump

'Congress has never heard a voice like mine': Native American woman seeks to make history

Deb Haaland, the former New Mexico state Democratic party chair who is seeking to make history as the first Native American woman elected to Congress, had just one question before running: could she win?<p>Yes, she thought, she absolutely could.<p>“As a 35th-generation New Mexican, I felt I had a lot at …

New Mexico

All Americans have a constitutional right to criticize President Donald Trump

The Constitution protects criticizing the president because he is not a king.<p>Wow. What would the Donald Trump of 2016 have to tweet about this?<p>As of Monday, we are now living in a brave new world where it’s “extremely inappropriate” to criticize the president of the United States.<p>That is the high …

Donald Trump

In bid to impeach Rod Rosenstein, House Republicans are abusing power to protect Trump

Reps. Mark Meadows and Jim Jordan are trying to impeach Rod Rosenstein in an effort to protect Donald Trump. That is an abuse of power and trust.<p>Even as President Donald Trump was standing with Russian President Vladimir Putin this week — and against his own intelligence agencies and Special …

Donald Trump

A man harasses a woman for wearing a Puerto Rico shirt, saying it's 'un-American'

<b>(CNN) —</b> An Illinois park is investigating after a woman accused one of its police officers of standing by as a man harassed her for wearing a shirt with the Puerto Rican flag, saying it was un-American.<p>Mia Irizarry says she was trying to celebrate her 24th birthday in the Forest Preserves of Cook …

Steve Bannon called 'piece of trash' by heckler at bookstore

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon became the latest figure from President Donald Trump's world to be targeted with public harassment while browsing books in Richmond, Virginia, on Saturday afternoon.<p>While at bookstore Black Swan Books, Bannon was confronted by a …

Donald Trump

Jimmy Kimmel finally responds to Trump's bizarre rally rant — with a fact check

Jimmy Kimmel has been pretty quiet about Donald Trump's recent vendetta against late night show hosts.<p>During a rally for South Carolina Gov. Henry …

Anatomy of a Trump rally: 76 percent of claims are false, misleading or lacking evidence

By Salvador Rizzo<p>, Reporter<p>Meg Kelly<p>, Video editor<p>We’re doing something new: analyzing every factual claim from President Trump’s campaign rally in Montana on Thursday.<p>According to The Fact Checker’s database, the president had made 3,251 false or misleading claims at the end of May, and his …

Obama Administration

91-year-old man beaten with brick, told 'go back to Mexico'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Tears glistened on the black and purple bruises covering 91-year-old Rodolfo Rodriguez's face as he described being attacked by a group of people while going for a walk on the Fourth of July.<p>"I can't walk anymore," Rodriguez said in Spanish. "I'm in so much pain."<p>He'll be turning 92 in …

Crime

Immigrant PhD candidate Panshu Zhao rocked by sudden US Army discharge

SAN FRANCISCO — Growing up in eastern China, Panshu Zhao fell in love with America. He read the Bible his parents gave him, watched Hollywood movies …

Ivanka Accidentally Condemns Her Father, the Administration She Works For, Herself

Ivanka Trump is back to pretending that she and her racist father, and his racist administration, care about migrant children.<p>The <i>Los Angeles Times</i> …

After Annapolis newsroom shooting, focus turns to Trump's media bashing

As news of a fatal mass shooting at a community newspaper in Annapolis, Maryland surfaced, the online conversation quickly turned to President …

One Sentence With 7 Meanings Unlocks a Mystery of Human Speech

Ruth Nall is a talented talker. Always has been. When she was a child, her mother taught her to enunciate her words when she spoke, which she did …

Literally just a bunch of tweets from people who have given up on America

In a stunning development, Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy announced his impending retirement from the nation's highest court on Wednesday. His …

Barack Obama Is Still Finding Ways to Crush Trump’s Ego

Trump craves the validation of sparring with his enemies. Obama says Trump’s presidency is “a blip on the long arc of history.”<p>Back in the spring of 2011, just as <b>Donald Trump’s</b> birther zealotry was reaching its peak, the then–real-estate and reality-TV star attended the White House Correspondents’ …

21 Beautiful Quotes For When You Need A Little Inspiration

“No need to hurry. No need to sparkle. No need to be anybody but oneself.” — Virginia Woolf<p><b>Read more:</b><p>• 9 Rewarding Ways To Have A Happier, Healthier June<p>• 12 Clever Little Things People Do To Feel Motivated<p>• 16 Backgrounds That Will Brighten Your Day Every Time You Check Your Phone

17 of Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson's best Instagram posts from 2018 so far

Though the happy corners of the internet are few and far between, if there's one place we've come to count on, it's Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson's …

Teach Your Kid Machine Learning With These Free Lessons

You probably use machine-learning systems every day without even knowing it. The technology gives us spam filters, our Facebook News Feeds, digital …

Why Do It All Yourself?

Documenting Your Success<p>Ever since we launched <b>Radical U</b> earlier this year, people have been asking me why. Simple. Over the decades of working with small businesses, it's become obvious to me that the thing that separates successful companies from failing ones is the presence of a process to how …

Employment