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David Hogg: You can hear the people in power shaking

The March For Our Lives Is Proof That Generation Z Can't Be Stopped

These kids won't settle for anything less than change.<p>Enough.<p>That was the message that hundreds of thousands of protesters around the world had Saturday for lawmakers who have ignored the toll of gun violence and refused to pass meaningful gun reform legislation.<p>At the March For Our Lives event in …

NRA

Friends who foiled 15:17 to Paris train attack 'guided by God'

Americans playing themselves in Clint Eastwood movie ‘were supposed to be there that day’<p>Three young Americans who are playing themselves in a Clint Eastwood-directed movie about how they foiled a terrorist attack in France say their actions were guided by God.<p>The 15:17 to Paris, which opens in the …

Clint Eastwood

Doctors say they've figured out how often you need to work out to offset the effects of sitting all day

Middle age is not too late to start exercising. In fact, new evidence suggests that doing so can reverse some of the dangerous and deadly effects of a life spent sitting in a chair or on a couch.<p>In a new study released in the journal Circulation on Monday, doctors found that as a little as two …

Trump Holds Meeting to Show He’s in Charge, Instead Proves Opposite

In the hope of proving he is not the semiliterate ignoramus numerous media have depicted him to be, Donald Trump held a televised meeting with …

Hail to the chief: cyclist gives Trump the middle finger

Woman makes her feelings clear as she is overtaken by the US president’s motorcade on its way out of one of his golf clubs<p>The president of the United States is used to being saluted, but a cyclist in Virginia put her own particular slant on the tradition on Saturday when she was overtaken by Donald …

Donald Trump

Domestic terrorism programs would be cut under Trump

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The Trump administration has proposed sharp cuts to programs that seek to prevent domestic terrorism and prepare localities to respond -- a move that has come under increased scrutiny by critics in the wake of the deadliest mass shooting in modern US history.<p>The Department of …

All It Takes Is One Boiled Egg To Control Sugar Levels In The Blood

Every time you eat, your blood sugar levels go up. This is especially true for individuals who have type 2 diabetes or insulin resistance.<p>Having to …

Judge rejects Trump defense against claim he incited violence at rally

A federal judge has rejected President Donald Trump’s free speech defense in a lawsuit in which he is accused of inciting violence against protesters during his campaign.<p>White Donald Trump supporters shove black protesters at Kentucky rally<p>Read more<p>Trump’s lawyers sought to dismiss the lawsuit by …

Behind the Trumpcare fail: People just won’t buy Chicken Little fables about Obamacare

<b>(AP/Evan Vucci)</b><p>A mass rebellion erupts as GOP lawmakers wash their hands of health bill; Trump is exposed as a clueless dealmaker<p>Jim Hightower<p>April 1, 2017 2:09pm (UTC)<p>Question: What do you get when you mix together a barrel of fables, a sack of mendacity, a gross of hyperbole, a bucket of spite …

After Just Ten Weeks, Trump Teeters on the Brink

First Read<p><i>First Read is a morning briefing from Meet the Press and the NBC Political Unit on the day's most important political stories and why they matter</i><p>Just 10 weeks on the job, President Trump’s approval rating is stuck in the 30s and 40s. His health-care effort failed. The travel ban is tied …

Health Care

25 Tiny Changes That Will Make You a Happier Person

Doing what you like is freedom, liking what you do is happiness.<p>Most of us spend over half our waking days at work. And too many of us consider it a necessary sacrifice, something we're required to do to provide for ourselves and our families and make it possible to enjoy the time we have for …

A UFO? Video captures strange object near Ohio military base

Is it or isn’t it?<p>Video of a strange object in the sky near a military base in Dayton, Ohio, had the internet buzzing Sunday over whether it was a UFO, "Fox & Friends" reported.<p>“It looks like it’s moving with the clouds,” a woman is heard saying on the video.<p>The 13-minute YouTube video appears to …

Alien And UFO Hunters Believe Anomaly In NASA Image Is A Mothership

Strange things are happening. Or at least, that is what UFO hunters would like to believe.<p>YouTube user, Streetcap1, posted a NASA image, which he …

THE SURGEON

Around three million Britons have hammer toes, which can make walking difficult. Traditionally, patients had open surgery with wires in their toes …

NASA is funding research on deep sleep for transporting astronauts to Mars

Putting space travelers into a state of deep sleep has been a staple of interstellar science fiction for quite some time, but despite originating as …

Mars Mission

VASIMR Rocket Could Send Humans To Mars In Just 39 Days

A new type of rocket that could send humans to Mars in less than six weeks instead of six months or longer may be one step closer to reality.<p>NASA has selected Texas-based Ad Astra Rocket Company for a round of funding to help develop the Variable Specific Impulse Magnetoplasma Rocket, or VASIMR. …

NASA Chief Scientist Is Sure We'll Find Alien Life Within 20 Years

The truth is out there<p>NASA is certain: We’re not alone in this universe.<p>Speaking at a public panel on Tuesday in Washington D.C., NASA scientists discussed the likelihood of finding organic life in our solar system. Given the surprising number of oceans residing throughout our celestial home, they …

The 15 most compelling scientific findings that suggest aliens are real

Over billions of years, these ingredients condense to form gas clouds, new stars, and planets, which means that the ingredients, and therefore the potential, for life beyond Earth are scattered across the universe.<p>What's more, a number of recent discoveries also strongly suggest that alien life …