Doug Lambert

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Spectacle of swastikas on streets tests America's free speech standard

Debates about role of journalism have taken much darker turn since far-right white supremacist rally in Charlottesville<p>Since Donald Trump was elected president in November 2016, American media have been in a perpetual state of both crisis and elation. The unfortunate truth is that often what is bad …

Rights & Freedoms

The Scariest Obamacare Statistic Yet

Though it seemed like a long shot just a few months ago, it looks as if in a little over two more months, Americans will once again be headed to their laptops and desktop computers to pore through health insurance options via Obamacare's marketplace exchanges.<p>When Donald Trump was elected …

9 things the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 can do that the iPhone can't

And it can do a lot of things the iPhone can't.<p>Here's a look at some Galaxy Note 8 features you won't find in the iPhone.

Former Obama Spokesman: Trump’s Staff ‘Believes He’s Too Stupid To Figure Out That ‘Infowars’ Is Garbage’

A former spokesman for President Barack Obama has made a clear distinction between the current White House resident, Donald Trump, and his former …

Video Shows Man Shooting At Crowd During Charlottesville Rally, With No Police Response

The ACLU documented the incident two weeks ago, and the man has now been arrested in connection with it.<p>A man attending the white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, earlier this month fired his gun in the direction of a black counterprotester who was holding a torch, and police in …

World leaders conclude: Trump is a liability, not a leader

<b>(CNN) —</b> Donald Trump's global honeymoon is over.<p>Seven months into his presidency, his foes have him figured out while America's friends are ducking for cover.<p>Trump's off-script, off-color campaign-style rallies that roll back-to-back with the carefully scripted aspirations of his administration …

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The age of AI surveillance is here

For years we’ve been recorded in public on security cameras, police bodycams, livestreams, other people’s social media posts, and on and on. But even if there’s a camera in our face, there’s always been a slight assurance that strangers wouldn’t really be able to do anything that affects us with …

Machine Learning

Why no one should watch the Mayweather-McGregor fight, explained by a sports analyst

“This is bigger than a fight, or the legacy of a boxer, or the legacy of MMA as a sport. When you look at the racial environment, now it’s black versus white.”<p>Even the least sports-enthused know that the biggest fight of the year is coming Saturday night in Las Vegas: undefeated champion Floyd …

Boxing

Roger Stone Threatens McCain for Criticizing Arpaio Pardon

Roger Stone, a close confidant to President Trump and a former adviser to his presidential campaign, threatened Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) on Saturday …

Trump Cybersecurity Advisors Resign, Citing His 'Insufficient Attention' to Threats

A quarter of the members of the National Infrastructure Advisory Council, whose purview includes national cybersecurity, have resigned. In a group …

The Arpaio Pardon Is a Flagrant Assault on Civil Rights

President Trump’s pardon of the Arizona sheriff sent a signal to law enforcement that there will be no consequences for violating the Constitution when pursuing people of one ethnicity. Will voters stand for that?<p>The pardon that Donald Trump granted Joe Arpaio, the former sheriff of Maricopa …

Fallout grows as Trump continues attacks on fellow GOP members

The president turned his outrage on Sen. Bob Corker on Friday, just as Hill leaders prepare to tackle the budget and tax reform.<p>President Donald Trump has enjoyed breaking the conventional rules of politics. But his sustained criticisms of fellow Republicans are chafing members of his party, who …

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Amazon will lose money on Whole Foods — but probably not for long

Sometimes giving up something in the short-term can yield a big reward in the long-term. That’s the idea behind many of Amazon’s businesses, and that’s particularly true of the recent Whole Foods deal.<p>Amazon’s purchase of the upscale Whole Foods grocery chain for $13.7 billion will go through on …

This Science Just In Says You Should Eat These 6 Foods More Often

Recent research finds new benefits for a handful of foods that can help you live longer, stronger and smarter.<p>It can be exhausting trying to keep up with all the new research coming out each week telling you what (or what not) to eat. To streamline the process of sifting the science, here's a …

Holistic Medicine

Where Does Fat Go When We Lose It? The Answer Will Blow Your Mind

This may seem like a silly question, but it's one we've all pondered at least a few times along our weight-loss journeys. Where does the fat go when we lose weight? Do the fat cells burst and flush out? Do we expel it during bathroom breaks? Do little fairies fly in at night and swipe away all that …

Trump Adviser Sebastian Gorka Exits The White House

The controversial Trump aide is latest high-profile administration departure. How and why he's out at the White House, though, is still developing.<p>Sebastian Gorka, an adviser to President Trump, has exited the White House — though how and why remains unclear.<p>Gorka, a deputy assistant to the …

Dear Elon–Forget Killer Robots. Here’s What You Should Really Worry About

Panicking about killer robots is foolish when you have many more immediate problems, writes columnist Caroline Sinders.<p>Dear Elon,<p>We’ve never met but I feel confident telling you this: It’s going to be okay, I promise. Put the coffee down, and the whiskey. The killer robots aren’t coming for us, …

Artificial Intelligence

This Common Ingredient in Antiseptic Soap Is Messing With Your Cell Biology

Check the label.<p>A common class of antiseptic found in everything from mouthwash to spermicides has been found to impair the workings of our cells' …

University of California

Why Republicans Must Pay for Trump

Donald Trump is already the legitimate leader of just one half of one-third of the country. It’s time for the rest of us to act in concert and do …

How to decode your credit card numbers

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.<p>Here’s a fun trick to entertain friends and win bar bets: Guess the first number on …

Identity Theft

Trump Boasts “Best Presidency Ever,” Accidentally Undercuts Himself

The president can’t decide if he’s perfect or being sabotaged.<p>Nearly every morning, <b>Donald Trump</b> begins his day with a very public pump-up session. Half the time he rants on Twitter about all the people who are undermining his presidency (Democrats, the media) and sabotaging his agenda (<b>Jeff Flake,</b></b> …

5 things Trump did this week while you weren't looking

Behind Trump's speeches, real policy change is happening in Washington.<p>Most of the news President Donald Trump generated this week was, as usual, about Donald Trump himself: He induced whiplash by delivering a sober address on Afghanistan Monday night and then, less than 24 hours later, pumping up …

8 Lucrative Careers You Can Start From Your Own Couch

The internet has given us the amazing opportunity to start highly fruitful businesses from the comfort of our own homes.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Are you interested in working from home? Or better yet -- work while traveling around the world with a …

Small Business

Russia sends nuclear-capable bombers on mission near South Korea, Japan

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian nuclear-capable strategic bombers have flown a rare mission around the Korean peninsula at the same time as the United States and South Korea conduct joint military exercises that have infuriated Pyongyang.<p>A Russian TU-95 bomber flies over around southern part of Japan in …

North Korea

Court orders handover of anti-Trump website 'evidence'

A senior Washington judge has ordered that anti-President Trump website data be handed over by its Californian web-host provider. Prosecutors want to …

CIA uses a secret tool to spy on NSA, FBI and other intel partners

Apparently, nobody's exempt from the CIA's intelligence gathering, not even its own intelligence partners. According to a set of documents published by WikiLeaks, the CIA uses a tool called "ExpressLane" that hides behind a fake software update to collect information from agencies around the world …

Homeland Security

Yeah, there’s still a Russia probe — and it looks worse for Trump all the time

<b>(AP/Getty/Salon)</b><p>Trump has hissy-fits at GOP senators while Mueller interviews “Dossier Guy.” Bipartisan consensus: Big trouble<p>Heather Digby Parton<p>August 25, 2017 1:00pm (UTC)<p>It's been another wild ride this week with President Trump holding one of his serious teleprompter speeches announcing that …

Donald Trump

A GOP senator wrote a bill to protect Robert Mueller. Trump called him to try to kill it.

The president wants to keep his option to fire Mueller open.<p>Since Special Counsel Robert Mueller was appointed to head the Justice Department’s Russia investigation back in May, Washington has speculated about whether President Donald Trump will end up firing him.<p>And according to a new report from …

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