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Novel antioxidant makes old blood vessels seem young again

Older adults who take a novel antioxidant that specifically targets cellular powerhouses, or mitochondria, see aging of their blood vessels reverse …

Wellness

Southwest Pilot of Flight 1380 Is Navy Veteran Hailed for Her ‘Nerves of Steel’

About 20 minutes after takeoff on Tuesday, Capt. Tammie Jo Shults was steering a Southwest Airlines plane toward cruising altitude, generally considered the safest part of a flight. But then the left engine exploded.<p>The blast hurled debris into the side of the plane. A passenger window shattered. …

Military

Nikki Haley, Great Pushback. Now Resign on Principle.

The White House—and Larry Kudlow, of all people—not only threw her under the bus on Russia sanctions, it ran the bus back and forth over her body. …

Nikki Haley

The $5 Pasta Alternative I Eat on a Weekly Basis (It Doesn't Make Me Bloated)

Let me preface this by saying that I love pasta. Nothing will ever come close to the real thing, especially not a combination of vegetable flours …

Vegetables

The One Lesson from the James Comey Interview that Leaders Absolutely Cannot Ignore

Forget what the ex-FBI director said about Trump. Remember what he said about hubris.<p>Everybody's talking about James Comey's explosive interview with ABC News' George Stephanopoulos. But while there were lots of juicy facts and blistering opinions, one statement stood out to me. You might have …

James Comey

Secret to financial freedom: Why the 50/30/20 savings rule is a win

<i>JOHANNESBURG — In this excellent article, independent financial advisor and asset management consultant Candice Paine outlines some key tips to</i> …

Personal Finance

If You Want to Be a Great Leader, You Should Stop Using These Phrases Now

Your words have the power to either inspire or discourage your employees<p>When you're a manager, your employees are constantly watching to see how you behave and what you say. As a result, it's important to be intentional about your choice of words in any setting.<p>As the boss, there are certain things …

Leadership

No one in Washington wants to hire former Trump aides: report

Veterans of the Trump administration are being turned away in droves from Washington jobs that normally go to people with White House experience, …

Donald Trump

“He’s Sitting There Bitching and Moaning’’: Inside Trumpworld, Allies Fear the Boss Could Go Postal and Fire Mueller

Trump’s friends say the president is “dry tinder” awaiting a match. Meanwhile, his latest hires are already creating new management nightmares for John Kelly.<p>It was supposed to be the most somber and impressive of presidential moments, a gathering of the national security team at the White House to …

Donald Trump

The One Anti-Inflammatory Breakfast Smoothie You Should Have Every Morning To Lose Stomach Fat Fast

We love making smoothies! They’re a great way to get fruit, protein, fiber and anti-inflammatory benefits in one pretty glass. If you have a sweet …

Nutrition

6 easy snack ideas that can help you reach your weight loss goals

Don't let 'hanger' get the best of your healthy diet — try these filling weekday snacks created by nutrition pros.<p>Most people think that weekends are when sticking to weight-loss goals are tough, but the truth is that walking the healthy line is just as challenging during the week. Weekdays present …

Weight Loss

Political Reality May Finally Be Catching Up To Trump

One of the most astounding things about the campaign and presidency of Donald Trump has been the resilience of his supporters despite the President’s …

Donald Trump

EDITORIAL: In a fog of climate change denial, Asheville leads the way

We are pleased that Asheville and Buncombe County are in the forefront of the national effort to pursue climate science in the face of the Trump …

Climate

How Trump lost Ann Coulter

<b>(CNN) —</b> By now everyone knows that Donald Trump is an awful boss. The record-setting level of departures from his administration's top ranks proves this truth. Now it's starting to seem like he's also a terrible friend to those who would be his allies.<p>The right-wing rabble-rouser Ann Coulter …

Donald Trump

Trump's False Facts Grow More Dangerous

This week in presidential falsehoods was epic -- the Latino rapists are back, and so are the “millions” of imaginary illegal voters in California. …

Donald Trump

Want Dramatically Improved Performance From Your Employees? Try This 1 Powerful Exercise

You don't need me to tell you that employees are your most valuable asset. But are you getting the most value out of them?<p>There are many timeless keys to success and behaviors that drive peak performance.<p>But what stunts performance?<p>There's a major, yet hidden, culprit lurking in your workplace.<p>It's …

Employment

How Can You Tell Someone Is Truly a Bad Boss? Look for 1 Sign That Makes Most Employees Cringe

Research has found that these bad bosses fly below the radar undetected. That also makes them very dangerous.<p>If you keep up with my column, you know that I've covered the topic of bad bosses' impact on organizations for years. Most of what I've found and documented centers around toxic management …

Employment

Scientists say we’re on the cusp of a carbon dioxide–recycling revolution

Every year, the billions of metric tons of carbon dioxide (CO2) we release into the atmosphere add to the growing threat of climate change. But what …

Carbon Dioxide

Taking Back Christianity From The Religious Right

Very little in the actual teaching put forward by Jesus would support the political philosophy of the Christian right in 21st-century America.<p>Since …

Faith

How to actually remove pesticides from your fruit

Assuming that you should be worried about them in the first place.<p>There’s a lot to worry about when it comes to food—or rather, there’s a lot that people <i>want</i> you to worry about. Every mommy blogger and natural living life coach with a URL to their name is bursting with helpful tips on how to rid …

Lackadaisical

The Myth of Mitch McConnell, Political Super-Genius

The Senate majority leader has been coasting on an inflated reputation for too long. This week exposed just how little he has achieved.<p>The past eight months of massive and avoidable failures have delivered such a devastating blow to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell’s reputation for political …

Mitch McConnell

How We Killed Expertise

(And why we need it back.)<p><b>Average Americans have never much liked</b> eggheads. That’s not a bad thing in itself: Americans are a skeptical but level-headed people—or were until recently—whose common sense and ingenuity allowed their nation to achieve great heights in science, diplomacy and the arts, …

Steve Bannon

Two Sad Ironies In Florida Passing Its 'Anti-Science' Law

It is officially called Florida House Bill 989, and it was signed into law by Florida Governor Rick Scott on June 26th, 2017 after passing both chambers of the house. According to the National Center for Science Education’s website:<p>With the law now in place, any county resident — not just any …

Climate Change

Even GOP senators think Trump's tweeting has gone too far

Commentary: After demeaning comments aimed at MSNBC's Mika Brzezinski, some Republican senators say the president's tweets are becoming unbecoming.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>I have no idea whether President Donald Trump has ever …

Donald Trump

Artificial Intelligence Will Create a Paradigm Shift Within the Next Decade

<i>This article originally appeared on Quora: What emerging technologies are likely to be mainstream within the next ten years?</i><p>It’s no surprise that I …

Artificial Intelligence

Warren Buffett Calls the Republican Health Plan the 'Relief for the Rich Act'

Warren Buffett thinks the Republican health care bill has an alternative purpose: to help the already-wealthy make even more money.<p>The famed investor …

Health Care

Scientists may have found a way to stop cancer from metastasizing

Metastasis is the main cause of death in cancer, and current treatments against it are ineffective. But new research may have found a way to slow …

Just 17 Percent Of Americans Approve Of Republican Senate Health Care Bill

<b>Updated at 1:35 p.m. ET</b><p>Americans broadly disapprove of the Senate GOP's health care bill, and they're unhappy with how Republicans are handling the efforts to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, according to a new NPR/PBS NewsHour/Marist poll.<p>Loading...<p>Just 17 percent of those surveyed say …

Health Care

SpaceX Rocket Landings are Now Boring and Thrilling at Once

The company's success has put a lull in excitement, but it's just temporary.<p>Why does SpaceX feel <i>boring</i> these days?<p>OK, maybe not <i>boring</i> but after a …

Elon Musk

MIT Breakthrough Lets Amputees Feel Movement in a Bionic Limb

The low-impact limb replacement is on its way.<p>Being a double-amputee himself, MIT’s High Herr knows a thing or two about the realities of replacement …

Singularity