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House Republicans’ Hard-Line Immigration Stand Clashes With Trump Overture

WASHINGTON — Prominent House Republicans stepped forward on Wednesday with a vision of immigration policy that clashed fiercely with President Trump’s recent overtures of bipartisanship and highlighted how difficult it will be for Congress and the president to reach accord in the coming weeks.<p>The …

Immigration

HP laptops found to have hidden keylogger

<b>Hidden software that can record every letter typed on a computer keyboard has been discovered pre-installed on hundreds of HP laptop models.</b><p>Security researcher Michael Myng found the keylogging code in software drivers preinstalled on HP laptops to make the keyboard work.<p>HP said more than 460 …

IT security

Nickelodeon Animation

Raph and Donnie - survivors of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles - hold their own against the Honey-badger Ravagers in the Wasteland in this epic …

49 Modern Thanksgiving Recipes to Cure You of Any Holiday Fatigue

Try new takes on Thanksgiving favorites, like stuffing-crusted turkey cutlets and cheesy stuffing.<p>From pastrami and bacon-wrapped turkeys to malted walnut pies and BLT oyster stuffings, these tweaks on traditional recipes will keep the vibe fresh and exciting at your holiday table, year after year.

15 Thanksgiving Salads to Brighten Up Your Meal

On a table sagging under the weight of turkey, stuffing, sweet potatoes, green bean casserole, and who knows what other dishes, it's easy for a salad to go ignored. It's especially easy to ignore it if the salad is an afterthought, something thrown together in a couple minutes right before people …

29 Cooking Hacks You Should Know By Now

Because parents really do know best.<p>"My mom used this one when I was too young to keep up with how many of something I'd put in. If you need six cups of flour, put out six M&M's. When you put a cup in, eat an M&M. Continue until they're gone." —Megan Durham, Facebook<p>"If you need to measure out …

Christina Grimmie’s Final Performance Highlights The Talent That Was Lost With Her Murder

As you have now probably heard, the immensely talented singer Christina Grimmie was targeted and murdered by a deranged gunman on Friday night after a concert in Orlando. The singer was a former contestant on popular reality show <i>The Voice</i> and an outpouring of love and memories from that community …

10 Vegan Waffle Recipes That Left Us Awestruck

Happy National Waffle Week! What better way to celebrate than by making waffles for breakfast every day (or all day everyday if you like to party …

Robin McKidd obituary

Our friend, Robin McKidd, who has died aged 69 after suffering from emphysema, was a musician’s musician. He played the guitar, banjo and fiddle, and sang with bluegrass, cajun, country and folk bands such as High Speed Grass, the Balham Alligators, Alive ’n’ Pickin’ and the Companions of the Rosy …

Did a Disney animated film really say that? If it's 'Zootopia,' prepare to be shocked

In a scene in "Zootopia," the heroine, a well-intended bunny police officer named Judy Hopps, condescendingly calls a character of another species "articulate."<p>The dubious compliment — reminiscent of a cringe-worthy comment Joe Biden made about then-candidate Barack Obama in 2007, is the kind of …

9 Game-Changing Vegan Brunch Foods You Have to Try

1 of 9<p>Fruit-Based Parfait<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 9<p>Muesli<p>3 of 9<p>Pancakes with Fresh Fruit<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 9<p>Waffles<p>Advertisement<p>5 of 9<p>French …

Drinking on a Diet? Here Are Some Things to Think About

Diets and alcohol are natural enemies. Alcohol is inherently high in calories, especially compared to other intoxicants. Pot, for instance, is …

18 Addictive Snack Recipes for Movie Night at Home

With the Oscars right around the corner, a good portion of your evenings these days might be spent catching up on the films you didn't see in theaters in 2015. Though movie-viewing at home may not be the ideal cinematic experience, it does have one major upside: the food. Instead of forking over a …

This app lets you play N64, PS1 and GBA games on your iPhone without a jailbreak

Emulating console and handheld games has been one of the primary reasons to jailbreak an iPhone for years, but the release of NewGamepad could bring …

A father’s tribute to his son who died of cancer: A video game of love and grace

By Sarah Kaplan<p>, Reporter<p>You are in a hospital room at sunset, the angular light casting long shadows across the blue and green walls. You’re wearing glasses and a rumpled green shirt, and your demeanor — even in this rough-hewn, pixelated form — is exhausted. You carry yourself as though you’ve …

San Francisco

France Agrees to Build New Camp as Refugees and Migrants in the North Face Winter | VICE News

<b>VICE News is closely watching the international migrant crisis. Check out the Open Water blog here.</b><p><i>Authorities in the Nord department, France's northernmost administrative district, have approved plans to build a semi-permanent camp for refugees and migrants in the commune of Grande-Synthe, a</i> …

Our Favorite Banana May Be Doomed; Can New Varieties Replace It?

The bananas you find in the average U.S. grocery store are pretty much the same: They're the genetic variety known as Cavendish.<p>In the market in Mayagüez, Puerto Rico, though, you have choices.<p>Brian Irish, a scientist who has been working at the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Tropical Agriculture …

Forestry

Window cleaners in Texas rescued after dangling 71 storeys up

Two men stranded on JPMorgan Chase tower in Houston for nearly an hour<p>Two window washers in Texas have been rescued after dangling nearly 1,000 feet off the ground for almost an hour.<p>The two men were working near the top of the 75-storey JPMorgan Chase Tower in Houston, the city’s tallest …

Food trucks reach those starving in Syrian cities

Trucks with food supplies reached starving residents Monday in a Syrian city and two towns caught between warring factions in the country's civil war.<p>Graphic images publicized of skin-and-bone children led to a breakthrough by the United Nations and the International Committee of the Red Cross in …

Stocks End One of the Worst Opening Trading Weeks Ever Down 6 Percent

U.S. stocks ended one of their worst opening weeks in history with another sharp decline on Friday, as concerns about sagging energy prices overwhelmed early optimism about stronger-than-expected U.S. jobs numbers and a stabilization of Chinese markets.<p>All three major indices ended the week with …

'Polite' Robber Who Apologized For Florida Stickup Caught on Video

Florida police have released video of an armed robber who they say apologetically held up a pizzeria last month, telling the clerk his "kids needed Christmas.'<p>Witnesses remarked on how polite the bandit was when he walked into the Little Caesars restaurant in Deerfield Beach, brandishing a …

Child Drives Toy Vehicle on Busy Highway

Armed Group Refusing to Leave Oregon Wildlife Refuge: Sheriff

An armed group that has occupied a wildlife refuge center in Oregon over grievances with the federal government has refused a sheriff’s request to leave and no more meetings are planned, the Harney County Sheriff’s Office said Friday.<p>The group, led by Ammon Bundy, declined Sheriff David Ward’s …

Michigan Fails to Hand Out Bottled Water in Lead-Poisoned Flint

Michigan has declared the Flint water crisis an emergency — but the state has not yet provided bottled water even though lead levels are still high.<p>Churches and other organizations have been left to fill the gap. A local sheriff who began distributing filters on his own discovered two out of three …

Australia bushfire: Two killed as blaze rages unabated

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1218000/1218857_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534635763_0505e619c9ba4d2de0f48325de3d67a4<p><b>At least two people have been killed and another is missing as bushfires continue to burn out of control in western Australia, officials say.</b><p>Police …

Fire Fighting

U.S. wildlife officials reject protections for an Alaska wolf in decline

For more than two decades, conservation groups have argued that a wolf and the rainforest in southeast Alaska where it lives are at risk.<p>While the groups have won strong restrictions on logging of the Tongass National Forest, the nation's largest, they have been denied in their efforts to win …

Wildlife

Adventurer pilots her 1942 open-cockpit biplane from Britain to Sydney

LONDON — Tracey Curtis-Taylor, the self-styled "Bird in a Biplane," has landed safely in Sydney after flying 14,600 nautical miles from Britain in …

It's heeere: 10 ways the SAT has been revamped

<i>Editor’s note: This article first ran Jan. 5, 2016 and has been updated to reflect the test’s start date.</i><p>The new SAT officially is live.<p>The College Board has launched its revamped SAT test, which promises to strengthen the test’s predictive validity and more closely reflect the skills that college …