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Trump just offered one of the boldest lies of his presidency

Trump on Russia and the 2016 US election: You gonna believe me or your lying ears?<p>President Donald Trump just issued what was arguably the most bald-faced lie of his entire presidency — and that’s saying something.<p>Following massive bipartisan condemnation of Trump’s disastrous Monday press …

Donald Trump

How Trump’s Disastrous Putin Press Conference Is Playing on Fox News

On Monday, Donald Trump learned the hard way that openly conspiring with an adversary on live television is not a good look for the president of the …

Donald Trump

Putin hinted he wanted Trump to give him access to one man — and it reveals his greatest weakness

Vladimir Putin spontaneously singled out one man who poses a unique threat to the Russian leader's massive fortune at Monday's press conference, and it may hint at one of Putin's greatest weaknesses.<p>The man in question is Bill Browder, a US-born British financier behind the Magnitsky Act, a 2012 US …

Russia

Sean Hannity's interview with Donald Trump after the Russia summit was just embarrassing

President Donald Trump's talk with Sean Hannity on Fox News after the summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin was certainly not journalism.<p>A lot of media people wasted no time and spared no outrage following President Donald Trump's Helsinki press conference with Russian President Vladimir …

Donald Trump

Chromat Is Rewriting the 'Pool Rules' With Its Latest Swim Campaign

New York–based swimwear label Chromat has long been committed to radical inclusivity, from its diverse Fashion Week casting to its use of curvy mannequins to create truly size-inclusive samples. With its latest campaign, designer Becca McCharen-Tran is pushing on industry conventions once again, …

Swimming Pools

SASC CHAIRMAN JOHN McCAIN ON TRUMP-PUTIN MEETING

<b>Washington, D.C.</b> – U.S. Senator John McCain (R-AZ), Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, released the following statement today on …

Donald Trump

Shock as Trump backs Putin on election meddling at summit

HELSINKI (Reuters) - Standing side by side with Vladimir Putin, U.S. President Donald Trump refused on Monday to blame the Russian leader for meddling in the 2016 U.S. election, casting doubt on the findings of his own intelligence agencies and sparking a storm of criticism at home.<p>Although he …

Donald Trump

The More Miserable You Are, the Happier Your Social-Media Posts, and This Twitter Thread Proves It

A huge online discussion shows why you should never be envious of other people's glamorous online lives.<p>Of all the ways social media can be bad for you, one of the worst, according to science, is the ability of Facebook and the like to induce envy. You see your friends posting smiling selfies at …

Social Media

Timeless Embellishments

Isa Austen, Feeling Blue

Trump Told Russia To Get Clinton's Emails. The Same Day, They Obeyed.

A new indictment from Robert Mueller reveals that Russia appeared to be listening to what Trump wanted.<p>In the morning of July 27, 2016, Donald Trump encouraged Russian hackers to find emails that had been deleted from Hillary Clinton’s private server that she used while serving as secretary of …

Donald Trump

Twitter Users Pile On Trump After He Posts A 'Very Nice Note' From Kim Jong Un

"You’ve become [an] asset for a third-rate dictator. Congrats on that," one person said.<p>Donald Trump just can’t quit Kim Jong Un, despite North Korea calling denuclearization talks with the U.S. “regrettable” on Saturday and various other signs that the country has no intention of giving up its …

North Korea

Queen Elizabeth Says Bone Spurs Will Prevent Her from Meeting Trump

LONDON (The Borowitz Report)—Queen Elizabeth II has cancelled a scheduled Friday meeting with Donald J. Trump after complaining of a “flare-up of bone spurs,” Buckingham Palace has confirmed.<p>The announcement took many royal watchers by surprise, because in her sixty-six-year reign the Queen had …

Queen Elizabeth II

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh piled up credit card debt by purchasing Nationals tickets, White House says

Supreme Court nominee Brett M. Kavanaugh incurred tens of thousands of dollars of credit card debt buying baseball tickets over the past decade and at times reported liabilities that could have exceeded the value of his cash accounts and investment assets, according to a review of Kavanaugh’s …

Credit Card Debt

Fox News is still obsessed with Hillary Clinton two years after the election - Vox

Halfway into one of the most scandal-plagued chapters of the presidency, Fox News still needs the “Hillary” villain.<p>Hillary Clinton has played no active role in our politics since she lost the 2016 presidential election. She has watched from the sidelines as Donald Trump writes one of the most …

Government

I FINALLY Found the Perfect Tinted Sunscreen, and I'm Stockpiling

I like to simplify my life. If there's a way I can kill two birds with one makeup brush, I'm all about it. As long as I'm not sacrificing quality, I live for dual-ended wands and wonders that deliver, which is why I've spent a good amount of time hunting for that perfect tinted sunscreen — one that …

Skin Care

The Pros and Cons of Using Retinol — Plus, When You Should Start

Retinol is touted as a holy grail ingredient for smoothing out fine lines, helping with skin texture and tone, and getting a youthful glow over time. This MVP ingredient promises to fight the signs of aging by encouraging cell turnover. But how does it actually work? And how should you incorporate …

Skin Care

Whose side is Trump’s America on? The answer is becoming more and more obvious

Nato summits are generally unremarkable affairs, but this week’s two-day gathering in Brussels will be an exception. European members of the transatlantic alliance are pondering their biggest conundrum since its creation almost 70 years ago: is the US a friend – or a foe?<p>Only 18 months ago, the …

Geopolitics

Trump reportedly gave out his personal cell phone number to world leaders and US officials 'had no idea' he was making calls

President Donald Trump reportedly gave out his personal cell phone number to foreign leaders shortly after taking office and shocked White House officials when a summary of a conversation was released without their knowledge.<p>White House aides who were unaware Trump had spoken to Canadian Prime …

Donald Trump

I Tried 23 New Products to Fix My Thin, Damaged Hair—These Were My Favorites

To be clear, my hair rarely looks as well-coiffed as it does in the above photo. In fact, it takes a lot of effort on my part to make my dry, …

Hair Care

Man who called police on black woman at North Carolina pool no longer has job

A white man who called North Carolina police on a black woman who was using a private community pool with her child no longer has a job because of the "terrible incident," his company said Friday.<p>Global packaging firm Sonoco Products said in a statement that although the Fourth of July incident …

Women of Color

For the Best Chocolate Milkshake, Make a Black & White

One of my first gigs as a food writer was at my college newspaper. I reviewed local restaurants and covered breaking news like: The campus diner now has milkshakes! There were half a dozen flavors: vanilla, chocolate, coffee, Nutella, blueberry, and strawberry.<p>But there was something odd about the …

Dessert

How to Feel Visible and Vibrant After 60 in 5 Easy Steps

I’ve shared the story before about how, several years ago, I hosted a small group of women – all over 60 – at my home and was shocked to discover …

Happiness

Trump announces ex-Fox News exec Bill Shine will join White House

President TrumpDonald John TrumpChelsea Handler issues July 4 apology to world: 'We’re sorry about our president' US pork producers prepare for steep …

Donald Trump

U.S. levies tariffs on $34 billion worth of Chinese imports

The United States has levied tariffs on $34 billion worth of Chinese goods, a long-threatened move that is expected to prompt Beijing to retaliate against American products and plunge the two countries into a costly and increasingly unpredictable trade war.<p>U.S. customs officers started imposing …

China

Trump takes the fight to Montana Sen. Jon Tester, but the red-state Democrat keeps shrugging it off

President Donald Trump heads to Montana on Thursday to jab at Sen. Jon Tester in his own backyard. But the Democratic senator appears unfazed as …

Republicans

This $29 Dress Is Selling Fast At Nordstrom--Get One Before It Sells Out For Good

I have a confession: the Nordstrom sale section is my happy place. I always find so many good steals there and shockingly they’re always items that I …

Clothing

E.P.A. Chief Scott Pruitt Resigns Under a Cloud of Ethics Scandals

<i>Want the latest climate and environment news in your inbox? Sign up here to receive Climate Fwd:, our email newsletter.</i><p>WASHINGTON — Scott Pruitt, the administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency and architect of President Trump’s aggressive effort to rewrite the government’s rule book on …

Donald Trump

This Is The One Dress You Need To Buy From J.Crew While It’s On Sale For Less Than $40

Fourth of July may be over (it happened so fast!) but there are still amazing sales happening right now, including <b>J.Crew</b>‘s All Star Days Picks.<p>The …

J.Crew