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Gregg Jarrett: An attorney's five takeaways from Obama's defense of Clinton's emails

“Fox News Sunday” host Chris Wallace sat down with President Obama last week to discuss, among other things, the legal imbroglio over Hillary Clinton’s emails. As a journalist, I was fascinated by the political implications of the president’s defense of his former secretary of state. As a lawyer, I …

James Comey

'Monster cattle-eating alligator' is shot in Florida

<b>A hunter in the US has told the BBC how he shot an 800lb (360kg) alligator that was feasting on his farm's cattle.</b><p>Professional hunter Lee Lightsey said the 15 ft (4.5m) beast was one of the biggest he had come across in 18 years and required a tractor to move it.<p>Mr Lightsey and hunting guide Blake …

Alligator

How disconnecting the internet could help our identity

<b>As the internet has developed and social media has grown, people's online identity has shifted increasingly away from their real-life personas. But how has this online influence changed us?</b><p>In 1993, in the early days of the world wide web, a cartoon appeared in The New Yorker.<p>It showed a dog, …

Social Media

Why Some People Can Eat More Carbs Than Others

The concept that carbs are evil can be put to bed with one statement:<p><i>All vegetables and fruits are carbohydrates.</i><p>So it should come as no surprise …

Nutrition

Sex of a baby? Ancient virus makes the call

The sex of human and all mammalian babies may be determined by a simple modification of a virus that insinuated itself into the mammalian genome as …

Biology

Earth - Legendary dinosaurs that we all imagine completely wrong

Like many children, I had a severe dinosaur phase. There was a period of my life when I cared more about prehistoric reptiles than pretty much anything else.<p>However, it turns out that much of what I thought I knew is wrong. That is because the prevailing image of dinosaurs has always been a little …

Dinosaurs

I’m A Hormone Expert. Here’s What I Eat In A Typical Day

<i>Dr. Sara Gottfried is a Harvard-trained MD, bestselling author, and leading expert on hormones. That's why were thrilled to team up with her for a</i> …

How to Do Indian Meditation

Meditation is when a person trains the mind to be more self-aware, to look inward, or to reach an altered state of consciousness. It’s an ancient …

The 17 equations that changed the world

In 2012, Mathematician Ian Stewart came out with an excellent and deeply researched book titled "In Pursuit of the Unknown: 17 Equations That Changed the World.<p>His book takes a look at the most pivotal equations of all time, and puts them in a human, rather than technical context.<p>"Equations …

Mathematics

9 Reasons Why Being A Workaholic Is Bad For Your Career

Being first in and last out is a good thing right? It gets you noticed and gives you the time to really push forward in your career as well as being …

8 Shows to Watch If You're Still Not Over Downton Abbey

TV

Governments Admit that Much of Modern History Has Been Manipulated By False Flag Attacks | Global Research - Centre for Research on Globalization

<i>In the following instances, officials in the government which carried out the attack (or seriously proposed an attack) admit to it, either orally, in</i> …

Brit + Co

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Money

Shandra Woworuntu: My life as a sex-trafficking victim

<b>Shandra Woworuntu arrived in the US hoping to start a new career in the hotel industry. Instead, she found she had been trafficked into a world of prostitution and sexual slavery, forced drug-taking and violence. It was months before she was able to turn the tables on her persecutors. Some readers</b> …

Sociology

Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton and the 'None of the Above' era in politics

<b>As the world looks on askance at the freakishness of the US presidential election, it is worth bearing in mind that a large number of Americans feel much the same sense of unease.</b><p>To outside eyes, the rise of Donald Trump especially looks like the ultimate "Only in America" story, but many of his …

Government