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Trump’s Immigration Allies Are Growing Frustrated With Him

The president was supposed to be their champion, but he’s failed to act on some of his key campaign promises.<p>Twenty-one days after Election Day last November, Dan Stein, the president of the Federation for American Immigration Reform, a group that supports reduced immigration, introduced a …

Trump: Dems wouldn't pass healthcare bill even if it was the best in the world

President Donald Trump on Monday touted his administration's legislative achievements while chastising Democrats for being "obstructionist," saying that even if he and the Republicans had "the greatest bill in the history of the world on health care," it would still fail to garner any votes from …

Republicans

Obama in Berlin: 'We can’t hide behind a wall'

Barack Obama brought his post-presidency campaign for continued globalism and openness to Berlin on Thursday, urging youth leaders and others not to give up and turn in on themselves.<p>"In this new world we live in, we can’t isolate ourselves. We can’t hide behind a wall," Obama said, sitting on …

Europe

The Saudi Oil Blunder That Will Keep Costing

Instead of OPEC production cuts, the kingdom should have fought for market share.<p>It's all but decided that the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries and Russia will extend their so-called "production cuts" at Thursday's meeting in Vienna. It's clear, however, that the play has been a …

Vulnerable Republicans flee from Trump

Centrist House members are starting to seek daylight from the president and his Russia-related scandals.<p>House Republicans facing tough reelection bids are running for cover from Donald Trump — an early sign that they believe the president’s deepening scandals could cost them their seats and even …

Donald Trump

More tech giants have joined a powerful group set up to ensure that AI benefits people and society

A few months later, Apple, the world's largest tech company, announced that it was also joining the group having refused to sign up as one of the initial members.<p>Now the cohort of companies is expanding again, with 22 new members being announced in an update on the Partnership on AI website on …

Artificial Intelligence

Al-Qaida tempts Yemen recruits with quiz offering AK-47 as top prize

Al-Qaida is attempting to recruit new members in Yemen by holding a quiz, with an AK-47 assault rifle as top prize, according to local residents and media.<p>Militants have been touring the south-west city of Taiz in the build-up to the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, putting up posters advertising the …

Middle East

Amtrak engineer won't be charged in deadly crash

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The speeding Amtrak engineer involved in a derailment that killed eight people and injured about 200 others won't face criminal …

Amtrak

South Korea Elects New President: Pictures

Korean Peninsula

These are the first real-color images of Saturn’s polar vortex

NASA has their rich media library available to the public, and they made it easier than ever for the users to access and search. Sophia Nasr, an …

Astronomy

5 best augmented reality apps

Augmented reality (AR), which superimposes digital content or imagery on top of what you’re seeing, is changing the way we interact with our physical surroundings.<p>Play an AR game app, and you may find animated monsters in your living room. Or use a location-based app to reveal hidden details about …

Apps