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Verizon's Buyer's Remorse Has Gone Too Far

Enough whining already, Verizon.<p>Verizon is steaming mad -- and with good reason -- that Yahoo maybe didn't disclose a tiny problem of a hulking …

Yahoo! Inc. Earnings Doubled Despite Soft Sales

Image source: Yahoo!.<p>Inveterate online services specialist <b>Yahoo!</b> (NASDAQ: (NASDAQ: YHOO) reported results for the third quarter of 2016 on Oct. 18. With the $5 billion acquisition by <b>Verizon</b> (NYSE: VZ) pending, the company is nearing the end of its publicly traded life.<p>In that light, let's have a …

Search engine turns its back on Yahoo

A privacy-focused search engine, Startpage.com, will no longer be including Yahoo search results in its work.<p>“Yahoo has made it easy to walk away”, …

Yahoo asks gov't to clear up email-surveillance reports

NEW YORK (AP) — Yahoo is asking the government to clear the air regarding reports that it scanned incoming user email for the feds.Earlier this …

Yahoo, ACLU Press U.S. to Disclose Secret Surveillance Orders

Yahoo on Wednesday asked U.S. Director of National Intelligence James Clapper to declassify a surveillance order the company had received so it can …

Australian nurses who spread anti-vaccination messages face prosecution

Nurses and midwives who ignore scientific evidence by promoting anti-vaccination to patients and the public are being cracked down on in a tough new position statement from their industry regulator.<p>The Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia released the vaccination standards in response to what …

2016 Debate: On Abortion, Trump and Clinton Give Passionate Answers

2016 Election<p>Presidential candidates used to talk about the Supreme Court and abortion in code words like "litmus test" and "strict constructionist," but at Wednesday night's third and final presidential debate, the candidates went all in with their answers.<p>Hillary Clinton reiterated her support …

Government

Theresa May: 'I'm never somebody who has had a single role model'

Theresa May has insisted she has never had a main role model.<p>The first woman occupant of 10 Downing Street since Margaret Thatcher said she had been inspired by a range of people who got things done.<p>Speaking to ITV's Lorraine Kelly after an awards ceremony for inspirational women, Mrs May said: …

Slumscapes: How the world's five biggest slums are shaping their futures

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - As the United Nations prepares a 20-year plan to cope with the challenges of booming urbanization, residents of the world’s five biggest slums are battling to carve out a place in the cities of the future.<p>Residents gather around a mobile museum displayed on an …

Fear of a Feminist Future

America under Donald Trump would be a safe space for the most abject anti-feminists. / thierry ehrmannTo imagine the future is a political practice, …

5 companies now control 80% of America's contracted spying

America paid about $16 billion to five companies last year for 80% of our contracted domestic and international surveillance: Leidos Holdings, CSRA …

Digital privacy campaign urges users to 'Dump Yahoo'

The tech advocacy group Fight for the Future is calling on Yahoo users to delete accounts after reports alleged the company let US officials scan …

Lawmakers Ask the White House to Review Yahoo's Email Spying

Tech News<p>A bipartisan group of 48 lawmakers in the U.S. House of Representatives on Friday asked the Obama administration to brief Congress "as soon as possible" about a 2015 Yahoo program to scan all of its users' incoming email at the behest of the government.<p>The request comes amid scrutiny by …

Surveillance

5 Powerful Mantras to Help You Quiet Anxiety, Beat Self-Doubt, Manage Stress, and More

Use these simple slogans to rewire your thoughts, and feel calmer and more confident every day.<p>What if you could stop worrying (or feel more …

5 Inspirational Books That Will Boost Your Growth

Regardless of who you are and what you do, there will be periods both in your personal and professional life where you will feel less than motivated …

Virtual Dating

It can be a challenge to find out more about being a better leader, but the position comes with respect of those underneath you when you do it right. …

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Saltcrusted Trout - Basil & Orange

Saltcrusted Trout – Basil & Orange<p>Ingredients<p>4 gutted and scaled trouts<br>• 1 orange<br>• 1 bunch of basil leaves<br>• 2 kg. salt<br>• 6 Tbsp. water<p>Instructions<p>1. Prepare …

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The One Reason Your Doctor May Want You to Eat More Salt

This super-common condition affects millions of young women, many of whom may not even know they have it.<p>Everyone's heart races every once in a …

A musty old home gets a fabulous makeover

Today's before and after tells the story of a neglected family home that saw its fortunes reversed due to the inspired work of <i>Light&Salt Design</i>. Now, …

As Donald Trump made clear, smart businesses know only idiots pay tax

The revelation that the US presidential candidate paid no federal taxes for 18 years will come as no surprise to the global corporations who funnel billions through tax havens<p>It was one of the highlights of an unedifying US presidential race. The subject: Donald Trump’s tax returns. Hammered by …

Donald Trump

Nostalgia for the Grace of George H.W. Bush

The suggestion, the vice president told his 1988 campaign diary, was “strange and unbelievable.” Twenty-eight years ago, George H. W. Bush, fresh from securing the Republican presidential nomination to succeed Ronald Reagan, was about to choose a running mate of his own. His campaign manager, Lee …

Donald Trump Challenges Hillary Clinton to ‘Take a Drug Test’ Before Final Debate

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Actual German headline: “Ist Donald Trump ein Sexmonster?"

This is an actual headline about the US election, published in the German tabloid Bild on Friday. It translates to: “Is Donald Trump a sex monster?”<p>The word “sexmonster” sounds pretty hilarious, and in some contexts it can be. According to one native speaker consulted for this story, calling your …

Psychiatric risk assessments ordered for pair accused in beating death

Psychiatric testing has been ordered for two men who admitted beating to death a Calgary resident.<p>Court of Queen’s Bench Justice Bryan Mahoney on …

Johns Hopkins Distances From Psychiatrists’ Report That There’s No ‘Scientific Evidence’ People Born Homosexual

<b>BALTIMORE, Md. —</b> Officials with Johns Hopkins Medicine have distanced themselves from a report written by two of its psychiatrists that states that …

Scientists are increasingly excited about ketamine, a party drug that could prevent depression

In the past five or 10 years ketamine — a drug that used to be primarily associated with psychedelically enhanced partying, K-holes, and jokes about horse tranquilizers — has captured the attention of the psychiatry community.<p>"It's basically revolutionized how we think about depression," said …