Carl Watts

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Trump faces pair of double-barreled crises at home and abroad

As a candidate, Donald Trump boasted of his lack of government experience and argued his business background qualified him to handle a president's most august responsibility — handling the nuclear arsenal.<p>On Sunday, hours after North Korea claimed it had tested its first hydrogen bomb, far more …

North Korea

Kroger Has an Incredibly Ambitious Plan to go Green

Supermarket chain Kroger (kr) is making a big commitment to going green.<p>The retailer has published an outline detailing how it plans to become more …

Apple says IBM is saving $270 for every Mac it uses instead of a Windows PC

During its quarterly earnings call on Tuesday, Apple CFO Luca Maestri pointed out that IBM has been saving roughly $270 on each MacBook its employees use instead of a traditional PC, largely due to lower IT support costs and better residual value.<p>He also said IBM now has over 30,000 MacBooks …

Tim Cook

The two most dangerous things about air travel

Despite several high-profile crashes over the last two years, flying remains the safest form of travel. Data from the Bureau of Aeroplane Accident Archives show, with the exception of a minor spike in 2014 (a result of the Malaysia Airline crashes), plane crashes have fallen year on year over the …

Aviation

Nik Lentz writes B.J. Penn a poem you have to read

Nik Lentz<p>In case you haven’t heard, UFC featherweight Nik Lentz has gotten in the middle of a war of words between UFC Hall of Famer B.J. Penn and …

New York board says officer used excessive force to arrest ex-tennis star James Blake

NEW YORK (Reuters) - One officer involved in the arrest of ex-tennis star James Blake, who was body-slammed outside a New York City hotel last month in a case of mistaken identity, used excessive force and another abused his authority, a police watchdog group has found.<p>Ex-tennis star James Blake is …

RZA to Direct Action Film Breakout

<i>Photo by Erez Avissar</i><p>RZA directed 2011's <i>The Man With the Iron Fists</i> and the forthcoming Azealia Banks-starring film <i>Coco</i>. It's now been announced that the rapper/producer/actor/director will helm an action thriller called <i>Breakout</i>, Variety reports.<p>The film is reportedly about a young photographer …

LOOK: Jets unveil absurdly huge 'Jumbo Jet' sausage, bagel and pretzel

Week 1 of the 2015 NFL season means one thing: New and improved stadium food items. Or, in the case of the Jets, stadium food seemingly portioned to …