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Controversy Clouds Melania Trump’s Brightening of Dark GOP Convention

CLEVELAND — Melania Trump sought to show husband Donald Trump’s softer side on the first night of the Republican Convention, a jarring contrast with a raft of other speakers who described a violent America besieged by crime, illegal immigration, and corruption.<p>Melania Trump's speech was widely …

Donald Trump

Congress releases secret '28 pages' on alleged Saudi 9/11 ties

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> A long-classified U.S. report released Friday found that some of the 9/11 hijackers were in contact with and received support from individuals likely connected to the Saudi government.<p>Known as the "28 pages," the secret document was part of a 2002 Congressional Joint Inquiry into …

Surveillance

Google wants to inject cyborg lenses into your eyeballs

Google has patented a new technology that would let the company inject a computerized lens directly into your eyeball.<p>The company has been developing smart glasses and even smart contact lenses for years. But Google's newest patented technology would go even further -- and deeper.<p>(<i>Note: the</i> …

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Detroit schools screw teachers, students: Massive debt, phony budgeting

Meyers: “How do you make $30 million dollars disappear? Did you finance a Johnny Depp movie?”<p>"Late Night" host Seth Meyers last night took a "Closer Look" at the situation in Detroit's Public Schools after the district announced its funds would bottom out by June, leaving teachers unpaid for time …

Top 20 Habits for Happiness, Health, Productivity and Success

I am fascinated with the habits that affect happiness, health, productivity, and success. I read everything I can get my hands on related to these topics and continuously experiment with new tactics to see what works in my own life. Based on my research, reading, learning from the experts, and …

98 Best Motivational Quotes to Make You More Successful | Inc.com

Motivational quotes can make a surprisingly big difference, lifting your spirits when you're down and encouraging you to even greater heights when you've hit a plateau.<p>That's because success is an outcome. Becoming successful--however you choose to define "success," since everyone's definition …

Motivation

Trump meets with Republican leadership; party unity discussed | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump made a surprise closed-door visit to the Republican National Committee on Thursday after a tumultuous two days on the campaign trail that included a reversal of his pledge to support the party’s nominee.<p>U.S. Republican …

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Never pay for an overweight suitcase again

An overweight suitcase can run you $100 in fees, but what if you could weigh your suitcase by simply lifting it off the ground?<p>That's just one of many utilities that's built into a new smart luggage brand called Raden, which launches Tuesday.<p>Raden charges your phone, gives you details about TSA …

Shopping

The Most Motivational TED Talks of 2016 | Inc.com

TED talks can inspire you to do your best work, reach for the stars, or even try a new way of tying your shoes. With the 2016 TED Conference wrapped up last month, the folks at TED have gone to work putting some of the best talks they've hosted recently online. Delivered by a TV mogul, the leader …

Doorhandle

Obama knocks 'vulgar and divisive' presidential campaign

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Barack Obama lamented a "vulgar and divisive" presidential campaign Tuesday, saying that GOP presidential candidates were setting bad examples for children and tarnishing the United States' reputation abroad.<p>"In America, there is no law that says we have to be nice to …

Donald Trump

Yelp rejects complaint from fired single mother in latest high-profile public spat

The struggling reviews site has used increasingly aggressive tactics to respond to two employees who have written scathing open letters in recent weeks<p>The reviews site Yelp has tweeted the attendance record of a single mother it fired in the latest episode of another high-profile public spat with a …

Customer Service

'Deadpool' Spoofs Kanye West's Leaked 'SNL' Audio

Fans of <i>Deadpool</i> recently launched a petition demanding that the foul-mouthed, box office-conquering Marvel character – and <i>not</i> Ryan Reynolds, the …

Comedy

Trump says he has no questions about Rubio's eligibility to be president

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Donald Trump drew a distinction between eligibility questions surrounding Marco Rubio's run for the presidency versus those clouding Ted Cruz's bid, saying the Florida senator is qualified because although his parents were not U.S. citizens at the time of his birth, he was born …

Government

Navy leader says 'nukes' essential to US survival

WASHINGTON (AP) — In his blueprint for a stronger Navy, the sea service's new top boss, Adm. John M. Richardson, is blunt about what he thinks …

Military

Global warming: normal weather is a 'thing of the past', claims scientist

Oxford University's Professor Myles Allen said we have 'changed the odds' on weather conditions, with wetter and warmer winters now more likely<p>Normal weather is now a “thing of the past”, a leading climate change scientist has said, after storms and heavy rain caused devastating floods in parts of …

U.N. poised to act against North Korea after latest nuclear test

<b>(CNN) —</b> The U.N. Security Council is set to implement "significant" punitive measures after North Korea's nuclear test and will begin working on a new resolution "immediately," a statement released by Security Council President Elbio Rosselli says.<p>After Wednesday's meeting, the council, which …

North Korea

Database of 191 million U.S. voters discovered on the Internet

<i>(By Jim Finkle and Dustin Volz, Reuters) –</i> An independent computer security researcher uncovered a database of information on 191 million voters that is exposed on the open Internet due to an incorrectly configured database, he said on Monday.<p>The database includes names, addresses, birth dates, …

Security

The 15 Most Dramatically Long Celebrity Hairstyles of All Time

From Cher to Diana Ross and more.<p>Sure, the lob may still be going strong, but on the other end of the hair spectrum there's the ultra-long, navel-grazing style (and, ahem, extensions) donned by many a star in 2015. A revival of sorts, we're looking back on all the lengthy bohemian-meets-bombshell …

Europe on Alert for New Year's Eve Terror Threat

Police across Europe have ramped up security measures after receiving warning from a “friendly” intelligence service that capital cities across …

2015 was the year of... lily-rose depp

She came, she saw, she conquered the internet.<p>On March 31st, Lily-Rose Depp made her first official public appearance, at the Chanel Métiers d'Art show in New York, and the internet officially broke. Who was this wide-eyed, elfin beauty dressed head to toe in pastel Chanel? More importantly, how …

China landslide sparks gas explosion and leaves dozens missing

A landslide which swept through an industrial park in southern China buried more than 30 buildings in a sea of mud, leaving 91 people missing and triggering a gas explosion, state media has reported.<p>Witnesses described a mass of red earth and mud racing towards the park in the city of Shenzhen on …

China

Winter Fashion Tricks So Good You'll Look Like You Have a Whole New Wardrobe

Try one of these genius winter style hacks so easy, you might just use them.<p><b>How Freezing Your Tights Will Change Your Whole Damn Life</b><p>Rejoice, no more runs in your tights!<p><b>The Right Way To Style Ankle Boots</b><p>Did you even realize you were doing it all wrong?<p><b>The Sweater Hanger Trick That Just Might Blow</b> …

Where's winter? Record-setting warmth on tap for much of U.S.

<b>(CNN) —</b> It's beginning to look a lot like -- September? While retailers may be hitting their full holiday shopping season stride, Mother Nature is not doing her part to put people in the Christmas spirit.<p>Unseasonably mild temperatures are spreading over the eastern half of the country and about 75% …

Weather

Donald Trump is no longer funny, he's dangerous, says Hillary Clinton

Hillary Clinton has condemned Donald Trump, calling him shameful, dangerous and declaring: “I no longer think he’s funny.”<p>Donald Trump strikes chord with GOP voters over Muslims, poll finds<p>Read more<p>Clinton launched her attack on the billionaire Republican frontrunner during an appearance on NBC’s …

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Middle East

FanDuel, DraftKings can operate in New York for now (updated)

FanDuel and DraftKings will not be allowed to operate in New York while the companies fight in court against state Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, who contends the sites constitute illegal gambling. State Supreme Court Judge Manuel Mendez ruled on Friday that the sites shut down until the legal …

Paris climate talks gain momentum as negotiators slog past deadline

In November, 2014, five years after the failure of the Copenhagen climate-change summit, U.S. President Barack Obama and his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping, took to the stage at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Behind them were a row of American and Chinese flags and, appropriately, a …

FBI searches lake in San Bernardino terrorism probe; questions over what neighbors saw

FBIinvestigators are expected to continue their search of a San Bernardino lake and surrounding areas Friday looking for electronics and other items left by the shooters in the most deadlyterrorist attackon U.S. soil since 9/11.<p>FBI agents will probably spend days searching Seccombe Lake and …

California

Muslims criticize Trump's proposal to keep them out of US

U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump has called for a "total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States," immigrants and …

Donald Trump

Church members indicted in teens' beatings and death

<b>(CNN) —</b> Eight members of the mysterious Word of Life Church were indicted by a grand jury Tuesday on 13 counts ranging from murder to kidnapping for their alleged involvement in the death of a 19-year-old and the beating of his younger brother during a 14-hour "counseling session."<p>Seven of the …

Crime