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Melania Trump looks uncharacteristically happy at Barbara Bush’s funeral

First lady Melania Trump attended Barbara Bush’s funeral Saturday sans husband Donald—and the internet had a lot to say about her demeanor.<p>Melanie …

Michelle Obama

Elon Musk Just Gave the World's Best Productivity Advice in a Single, Short Sentence

And we all owe him a debt of gratitude for pointing out the obvious.<p>Leave it to Elon Musk to get to the heart of the matter. In a recent memo directed to Tesla employees, Musk described a number of actions that he plans to take to improve the company's performance, particularly in regard to the …

Tesla

Baby tree kangaroo takes first steps, decides pouch is better than world

If you can get through this video of a baby tree kangaroo taking its first steps without losing your shit, you're stone cold.<p>Sydney's Taronga Zoo has …

Cute Animals

Queen 'hit extremely hard' by death of her beloved last Royal corgi

The Queen has reportedly been hit “extremely hard” by the loss of her corgi Willow who died on Sunday - ending Her Majesty’s close association with the breed dating back eight decades.<p>The dog, which was 14th generation and descended from the Queen’s first dog Susan, was suffering from a …

Queen Elizabeth II

‘Untruthful slime ball’: Trump blasts Comey as details emerge from scathing book

President Trump lashed out Friday at former FBI director James B. Comey on Twitter, calling him a “weak and untruthful slime ball” who deserved to be fired “for the terrible job he did.”<p>“It was my great honor to fire James Comey!” Trump wrote in his first remarks since advance copies surfaced of …

Donald Trump

Comey’s rebuke of Trump cuts deep

The former FBI director does more than dish on Trump’s behavior — his book offers a full-throated indictment of Trump’s character.<p>Former FBI Director James Comey pillories President Donald Trump in his soon-to-be-released book, “A Higher Loyalty,” deriding him as a cruel and selfish liar who is …

Donald Trump

Donald Trump’s Response To Trump Tower Fire Was Tone-Deaf And Self-Congratulatory – Vintage Trump [Opinion]

Donald Trump’s response to a fatal fire at his New York City Trump Tower has been nothing short of tone-deaf and self-congratulatory even in the face …

Donald Trump

Trump Has Lost the Confidence of Investors

Equities, bonds and the dollar are showing anything but trust in the president's stewardship.<p>President Donald Trump likes to equate the rally in stocks since the November 2016 elections with confidence in him and his policies. And yes, the S&P 500 Index has surged 22 percent since then -- but a …

Stock Markets

Top of the lago: a saunter around the Italian lakes

Hiking high above Lake Maggiore, through forests and hills alive with Grand Tour romance, is a great way to build an appetite for Piedmont’s epic cuisine<p>Close to the summit of Monte Mottarone, we sit in silence soaking up the 360-degree views. To the east, far below, sparkles Lake Maggiore. A …

Italy

Pardon offers? Trump Russia interference violates Constitution and his oath

In the Russia probe, Trump already has violated constitutional limits on interference for self-interest. Pardon offers would be another flagrant example.<p>Political interference in a law enforcement matter for personal and corrupt purposes — whether through pardons or personnel moves or directing the …

Donald Trump

11 insanely beautiful castles you can actually stay the night in

If only the kings, counts, and lords of the 13th century had Instagram in mind when they commissioned these castles — or maybe they did. Either way, …

European Travel

Driver - Non CDL/CMV Delivery job - Builders FirstSource - Palm Bay, FL

Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, Builders FirstSource is the largest supplier of building products, prefabricated components, and value-added services …

An unheard-of problem: The President can't find a lawyer

<b>(CNN) —</b> Several top US law firms have left President Donald Trump with few places to turn for legal help in the Russia probe.<p>Five large law firms are passing on the opportunity to represent the President after a shakeup last week on his private defense team and as he anticipates giving possible …

Donald Trump

Jake Tapper Uses The Bible To School A Right-Wing Trump-Supporting Preacher

A right-wing preacher got more than he bargained for Monday when he attempted to slam porn star Stormy Daniels, whose alleged 2006 affair with Donald Trump has garnered national attention.<p>Greg Locke, a vocal Trump supporter, wrote on Twitter:<p>CNN’s Jake Tapper responded with a Bible passage that …

Donald Trump

Greenland is literally cracking apart and flooding the world

Visit Greenland on the right summer day, and you could see a 12-billion-gallon lake disappear before your very eyes.<p>Glaciologists saw this happen for the first time in 2006, when a 2.2-square-mile (5.6 square kilometers) lake of melted ice drained away into nothing in less than 2 hours. Researchers …

Global Warming

'I Returned to Say Goodbye.' A Photographer Shares the Final Moments of the Last Male Northern White Rhino

The world has been captivated by the loss of a rhino named Sudan, who passed away at Ol Pejeta Conservancy in Kenya this week from age-related …

Wildlife

Lonely Dog Goes Viral After Stealing Book About 'Abandonment'

So many people heard his story — and he's not lonely anymore ❤<p>No one can say for certain where this downtrodden-looking pup came from, or why he …

After Death of Last Male Northern White Rhino, One Survival Method Remains

'I think it's reasonable to try it."<p>After declining health prompted by a serious leg infection, Sudan, the world’s last male northern white rhino, …

Genetics

What Stephen Hawking taught us about black holes

By living an extraordinarily rich, productive life despite his profound disability, Stephen Hawking inspired millions around the world. But Hawking, who died on Wednesday at the age of 76, made his greatest contributions as a theoretical physicist.<p>Over the years, his books, papers, and lectures …

7,000 Pairs Of Shoes Flanked The Capitol In Powerful Nod To Gun Violence

With the epicenter of policymaking looming large in the background, activists on Tuesday placed 7,000 pairs of empty shoes across the Capitol lawn, an impossible-to-ignore symbol of the children lost to gun violence since the 2012 Sandy Hook massacre.<p>Families who have lost children to shootings …

NASA's tribute to Stephen Hawking will make you smile like he did in microgravity

NASA paid tribute to cosmologist Stephen Hawking following his death early Wednesday morning.<p>NASA shared a video on Twitter that Stephen Hawking …

Teacher, reserve cop accidentally fires gun in Calif. high school, police say

<b>SEASIDE, Calif. --</b> A teacher accidentally fired a gun inside a classroom here on Tuesday afternoon and a student was slightly hurt, authorities said. …

Students Walk Out To Protest Gun Violence 1 Month After Parkland Shooting

<b>Updated at 10:20 a.m. ET to reflect growing number of walkouts</b><p>Seventeen-year-old Egzona Rexhepi and many of her classmates in Boise, Idaho, will join students at schools and universities across the country as they walk out of their school Wednesday to protest gun violence.<p>The demonstrations will …

Education

Wild Horse Has Best Reaction To Seeing Mate He Thought He'd Lost

"He immediately put his nose to her belly as if he knew she was carrying his baby."<p>Something beautiful just happened on a sprawling sanctuary for …

30 Best small cities in the US, according to Nat Geo

National Geographic Traveler unveiled its 30 “Cities on the Rise” based on both a unique set of metrics as well as expert picks from its editors. Do …

Justice Dept. to target opioid manufacturers, distributors in new push to curb deadly epidemic

Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced Tuesday that a new task force would target drug manufacturers and distributors for their roles in the opioid epidemic, raising the possibility of filing criminal charges against them.<p>The Justice Department also said it would file a statement of interest in …

Obama Administration

Lost Art Of Bending Over: How Other Cultures Spare Their Spines

To see if you're bending correctly, try a simple experiment.<p>"Stand up and put your hands on your waist," says Jean Couch, who has been helping people get out of back pain for 25 years at her studio in Palo Alto, Calif.<p>"Now imagine I've dropped a feather in front of your feet and asked to pick it …

Yoga

The lesbian pioneers who fooled Spain's Catholic Church

<b>There was something unusual about the fresh-faced groom that day.</b><p>The priest at the San Jorge church in A Coruña, north-western Spain, didn't see anything special, and the smattering of relatives in attendance weren't saying anything.<p>But both 'Mario' and his bride, Marcela, were women.<p>It was 1901, …

Short Hair

Where in Space Is Elon Musk's Roadster Right Now?

Spotting Starman.<p>It's been barely two weeks since SpaceX successfully launched the first Falcon Heavy into orbit, and many are curious as to where it …

Saving $1 Million for Retirement Is Possible Even If You Start at Age 50

There are at least five ways<p>It’s wise to start saving for retirement as soon as you get your first job. But for those who delayed or were unable to …

Retirement