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This Might Be the Best Tax Break You'll Get This Year

The best part? Most Americans have an opportunity to snag it.<p>Though several key deductions were given the ax this year as the result of tax reform, …

Retirement

4 Marijuana Stocks That Should Yield at Least 100,000 Kilograms of Cannabis Annually by 2019

If you want a piece of the fast-growing legal pot market, these companies would be a great place to start your research.<p>Sure, cryptocurrencies have …

Cannabis

Trump hints at fight over $1 trillion trade with Europe

President Trump has warned that the U.S. administration may soon address "very unfair" trade with the European Union.<p>"I've had a lot of problems with the European Union, and it may morph into something very big from ... a trade standpoint," Trump said in an interview with British broadcaster ITV on …

Globalization

FACT CHECK: Are Facebook Users Secretly Following You?

CLAIM<p>Instructions explain how to block Facebook users who are following you without your knowledge.<p>RATING<p>ORIGIN<p>In early January 2017 a rumor swept …

Social Media

FACT CHECK: Did Trump Criticize Obama for a Lack of Leadership During the 2013 Government Shutdown?

CLAIM<p>Donald Trump criticized President Barack Obama during the 2013 government shutdown for failing to "lead," "get everyone in a room," and "make a …

Donald Trump

Is Tide Discontinuing Their PODS Product Because Consumers Eat Them?

CLAIM<p>The Tide Challenge has caused the company to discontinue the sale of their PODs laundry product.<p>RATING<p>ORIGIN<p>The beginning of 2018 saw the …

Fact Checking

Barack Obama's Birthday Surprise for Michelle Reminds Us Why They Will Always Be Relationship Goals

It is Michelle Obama's birthday today, so if you haven't sent her a message on her special day, there's still a couple hours to do so. Just know that …

25 Michelle Obama quotes to live by

1.<p>'When someone is cruel or acts like a bully, you don't stoop to their level. No, our motto is, when they go low, we go high.'<p>2.<p>'The difference …

Michelle Obama

Could Oprah 2020 Actually Happen?

LIKE everyone here in the United States (except my fiancé, David, who loathes awards shows, and vacated the room as if it was on fire the minute I …

Oprah Winfrey

Michelle Obama Won't Like What the Trump Administration Is Doing to Her School Lunch Program

Opinion<p>Making School Lunch Edible Again<p>Posted: Jan 10, 2018 8:30 AM<p><i>The opinions expressed by columnists are their own and do not represent the views</i> …

Obama’s To Attend Unveiling Of Their Smithsonian Portraits In February

1. Sherri Shepherd<p>A post shared by Sherri (@sherrieshepherd) on Mar 11, 2018 at 9:42pm PDT<p>1 of 15<p>2. Michael Jai White<p>A post shared by Michael Jai …

Deon Cole

Tickets to see Michelle Obama speak in Vancouver sell out before going on sale to general public

If you were hoping to see former U.S. first lady Michelle Obama speak in Vancouver, you’re probably out of luck.<p>The Greater Vancouver Board of Trade …

We Need More Black-Owned Grocery Stores

Local grocery-store ownership can serve as an anchor and can help build a healthy community.<p>The full-service supermarket that Circle Food Store owner …

FACT CHECK: United States to Reverse Ban on Wildlife Trophies?

CLAIM<p>The United States will reverse restrictions on bringing back legally-hunted elephant trophies.<p>RATING<p>ORIGIN<p>On 15 November 2017, several news …

FACT CHECK: Was Michelle Obama Arrested for Domestic Violence?

CLAIM<p>Former First Lady Michelle Obama was arrested after acting “unpredictably violent" during a domestic dispute.<p>RATING<p>ORIGIN<p>On 1 January 2018, the …

Two dogs dead after botched PetSmart grooming sessions

Two dogs are dead and one was injured after being dropped off at a New Jersey PetSmart for grooming appointments, a new report found.<p>Lambertville …

This tiny wild cat species is exploding the internet with its cuteness

Imagine the cutest cat imaginable. Now imagine harder. It's still not as cute as this cat.<p>BBC One's upcoming documentary <i>Big Cats</i> revealed a segment …

Big Cats

Donald Trump stops ranting and tries really hard to show that he’s a good president

<b>Donald Trump hit back at an explosive book targeting his presidency with a series of statesmanlike tweets showing how hard he is working.</b><p>The …

The US SEC Formally Investigated Tesla Over The Model 3 Last Year Without Taking Enforcement Action

Throughout 2016, as Tesla prepped the launch of the all-electric Model 3 sedan, the automaker simultaneously dealt with a formal probe by the …

The Best And Worst Car Tech Stories Of 2017

If there’s one thing that came sharply into focus this year, it’s that most of the automotive industry has bought into the idea that autonomous and …

Tesla developing battery preheating feature to lessen cold-weather drain

Owners will be able to restore range lost to bringing the battery up to optimal temp via mobile app.<p>Just as it does with fuel efficiency, cold weather is known to negatively affect the efficiency of batteries in electric vehicles. That's partly because the battery must supply some of its power to …

There may be a volcano forming under New England, scientists warn

If you’re looking for a volcano there’s a number of places you’d probably check first, like Hawaii or even Yellowstone National Park, but new data …

SF Aquatic Park closed to swimmers after third sea lion attack in a week

That bracing morning dip in San Francisco Bay lost a bit of its allure Friday after a swimmer was bitten by what was reported as a sea lion at Aquatic Park — the second attack by a marine mammal in less than 24 hours and the third in a week.<p>The bloody attack sent a chill through the plucky …

San Francisco

Image of expressive orangutan wins National Geographic photography contest

A photo of an orangutan crossing a river in Indonesia’s Tanjung Puting National Park is the top image from National Geographic's 2017 Nature Photographer of the Year contest.<p>The photo, titled “Face to face in a river in Borneo,” was captured by Jayaprakash Joghee Bojan of Singapore. He won $10,000, …

Man found with 8 pounds of meth in a spare tire said he'd been visiting Yogi Bear in Yellowstone

Law enforcement officers this week found eight pounds of meth in a spare tire after a traffic stop in Stillwater County in which the driver allegedly …

Crime

Invasive Python Parasites Are Infecting Florida’s Native Reptiles

Invasive Burmese pythons have become the ravenous, ever-multiplying scourge of South Florida. But new research suggests that the snakes have brought …

These 10 Hiking Trails Will Blow Your Mind

<b>Rocky Mountain National Park</b><br>This hiking trail is great for beginners — flat and under a mile round-trip. Rocky Mountain National Park acquired the …

The Trump Administration Word Ban Extends to Other Federal Agencies. Its Ongoing Assault on Science Is Much Worse.

By Michael Halpern<p>A word ban extends beyond the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Washington Post reported last night, including …