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Inside Trump Family's Turmoil Amid Russia Scandal: Don Jr. Is 'Miserable' and Wants 'These Four Years to Be Over'

<i>Donald Trump taught his children to fight dirty and win, no matter the cost.</i> <i>Subscribe now</i> <i>for a look at how the ruthless family culture has shaped Don</i> …

The Second-Generation Soul Of Zeshan Bagewadi

Zeshan Bagewadi's new album, <i>Vetted</i>, sounds a lot like classic American funk and soul from the 1960s and '70s. The difference? He sometimes sings in Punjabi. Bagewadi was born in Chicago to parents who were Indian Muslim immigrants, and he learned about soul, funk and blues from his father's music …

Trump Slump in Travel: Fact or Fiction?­­­

Is an unwelcoming political climate really creating a “Trump Slump” in the annual $250 billion business and leisure travel industry in the United States?<p>­­­­­­­­“Yes,” “No,” and “Maybe So,” say travel industry experts and number crunchers who point to a variety of hard and soft data points to …

The retail apocalypse is killing fashion as we know it as a new dress code takes hold in America

Evolving dress codes, comfortable and technologically improved fabrics, and stylish but sporty designs have all combined to carve out a large section of the retail market.<p>Sales for activewear in the US reached $45.9 billion in 2016, according to NPD Group data. That's an 11% uptick from the …

6 ways to make a fasting diet work for you

A fasting diet doesn’t mean you feel like you're starving.<p>Numerous studies have shown fasting impacts the reduction of chronic disease risk, longevity and weight loss. Most diets are all about giving up what you love and feeling deprived; whereas fasting diets may actually make those cravings go …

Holistic Medicine

Powerful lobbies dig in ahead of health care vote

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> A pair of Republican pressure groups who have long scuffled in the halls of Congress began a new final square-off on Tuesday, just two days left before the party's health care bill is saved or perishes.<p>The US Chamber of Commerce, the main lobby representing major corporations and …

Physicists Find That as Clocks Get More Precise, Time Gets More Fuzzy

The weight of time.<p>Time is weird – in spite of what we think, the Universe doesn't have a master clock to run by, making it possible for us to …

Quantum Mechanics

File Your Taxes for Free in 2017

It's not just false advertising. You really can file your taxes for free. Thanks to tools from the IRS, tax preparers, and the time of nearly 100,000 volunteers, there are a number of free ways to to file your taxes online (and offline) in 2017.But where you should go depends on your income, age, …

Tubman replacing Jackson on the $20, Hamilton spared

Treasury Secretary Jack Lew reverses a plan to bump Hamilton after receiving fierce blowback.<p>Harriet Tubman will bump Andrew Jackson from the front of the $20 bill while Alexander Hamilton will stay put on the $10 — a historic move that gives a woman prime placement on U.S. currency and quells a …

Black History

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Law Enforcement

Dallas sniper attack: 5 officers killed, suspect identified

<b>(CNN) —</b> The ambush started with gunshots that killed five officers and sent screaming crowds scrambling for cover. It ended when a Dallas police bomb squad robot killed a gunman after negotiations failed.<p>Investigators identified the dead attacker as Micah Xavier Johnson, 25, of Mesquite, Texas, a …

Law Enforcement

North Carolina governor signs controversial transgender bill

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> North Carolina's governor on Wednesday signed a controversial bill blocking cities from allowing transgender individuals to use public bathrooms for the sex they identify as -- as well as restricting cities from passing nondiscrimination laws more broadly.<p>House Bill 2, the Public …

LGBTQI

Brexit: All you need to know about the UK leaving the EU

<b>Here is an easy-to-understand guide to Brexit - beginning with the basics, then a look at the negotiations, followed by a selection of answers to questions we've been sent.</b><p>What's happening now?<p>The UK has voted to leave the European Union. It is scheduled to depart at 11pm UK time on Friday 29 …

Great Britain

President Obama’s Historic Trip to Cuba

President Barack Obama traveled to Cuba for a visit rich in symbolism and defined by high expectations for a new era in U.S.-Cuban relations<p>...

Cuba

Untangling the mesh: Everything you need to know about Wi-Fi systems

<b>Editors' note:</b> <i>This article was originally published on December 18, 2016, and it's regularly updated.</i><p>You bought a top-tier router and expected to have Wi-Fi in every corner of your home. Turns out, a large part of the house still has no signal at all. What gives?<p>Why 'traditional' routers often …

Lindsay Lohan's new accent sounds odd, but she's following an American tradition | Mary Valle

Among fake accents put on by our countrymen – I see you, Madonna and Gwyneth – I’m going to declare her new one the best ever<p>Lindsay Lohan, one of the United States’ fallen angels, has been gallivanting around across the pond for a few years now, and she recently debuted a new accent. It’s not the …

Amelia Earhart mystery deepens with study of castaway bones

A fresh look at bones that may be connected to missing aviatrix Amelia Earhart adds to a theory suggesting she may have ended her days on the remote uninhabited Pacific island Nikumaroro.<p>Earhart and her navigator disappeared in 1937 while flying over the Pacific Ocean, and a pilot discovered a …

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With Empty Rooms and Bookings Plummeting, Trump Hotels Are Taking a Beating

Donald Trump may already be calling for a recount of votes in what he claims will be a rigged election — but he may also want to recount the empty rooms at his hotels.<p>The Republican presidential nominee's actions out on the campaign trail don’t seem to be doing much for occupancy rates at his chain …

Galaxy Note 7 owners are angry Samsung is refusing to pay compensation

The Note 7 recall has already passed into Halloween costume territory, but for owners of the phone who experienced its dangers firsthand, it's not as funny. According to a report from <i>The Guardian</i>, a number of individuals who suffered property damage when their Note 7 exploded say Samsung is …

Officials say they cannot enforce Hawaii fishing contracts

HONOLULU (AP) — Federal officials cannot enforce a contract being proposed by the commercial fishing industry as a solution to concerns about foreign …

Trump's Attempt To Refocus Campaign Gets Obscured By One Blinding Final Debate Moment

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump had one job in his third and final debate with Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton: break out.<p>He needed to break out from the narrative that is fast enveloping his campaign — the way evening overtakes the late afternoon.<p>He needed a breakout performance …

Snapchat picks Morgan Stanley, Goldman to lead IPO: sources

(Reuters) - U.S. photo-sharing app Snapchat has chosen Morgan Stanley (MS.N) and Goldman Sachs Group Inc (GS.N) as lead underwriters for an initial public offering that could come as early as March, a source familiar with the situation said on Wednesday.<p>An image of the Snapchat logo created with …

Morgan Stanley

Funny Google Search Tricks and Secrets(Best Collections-2016)

Unless you’re living a life without technology, <b>Google</b> is used by almost everyone. Last month around 12 billion searches was made through Google by …

The new Mercedes-Maybach Vision 6 debuts at Pebble Beach

Is it coincidence that, just a few short weeks after Rolls-Royce shared its vision for the future of luxury personal transport, Mercedes-Maybach has opted to debut its own? Almost certainly. Then again Mercedes’ Maybach “division”, once a marque now just a badge (or at least until now), has reason …