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Wolfdog, direwolf or dogman? Mysterious wolf-like creature shot in Montana

Was it a wolf, some type of hybrid, or a creature that hasn't been seen in Montana since the Ice Age?<p>On May 16 a lone wolf-like animal was shot and killed on a ranch outside Denton, Mont. With long grayish fur, a large head and an extended snout, the animal shared many of the same characteristics …

Wildlife

Fifteen Unanswered Criminal-Law Questions About Trump

A short—and by no means exhaustive—list of the open questions swirling around the president, his campaign, his company, and his family.<p>President Trump speculated on Tuesday that “if” the FBI placed a spy inside his campaign, that would be one of the greatest scandals in U.S. history. On Wednesday …

Donald Trump

When illegals use pilfered Social Security numbers

<b>ANALYSIS/OPINION:</b><p>Last week, a House Ways and Means subcommittee heard testimony from the Social Security Administration acting commissioner about the …

Immigration

Body Camera Footage Shows Milwaukee Police Use Excessive Force Against Sterling Brown For No Reason

On the same day the National Football League decided to obfuscate the real reason its players were kneeling during the national anthem, Milwaukee …

Law Enforcement

Here's a bigger threat to Trump than impeachment

In recent weeks, Republican leaders have sought to motivate potentially lagging GOP turnout in November's mid-term elections by hoisting the bloody …

Donald Trump

The Problem With Buying Cheap Stuff Online

Sites like Wish.com are taking out the middleman in retail. Will customers like this new dynamic?<p>The package came in a small black box, covered in tape. It had no return address. Under layers of packaging, there was a box labeled Smart Watch, with no brand name. Inside the box was the watch itself, …

eCommerce

Impeaching Trump: could a liberal fantasy become a nightmare?

The process presents a constitutional and political dilemma, and a brilliant new book unpacks just how risky it is<p>Should members of Congress impeach Donald Trump? The billionaire Tom Steyer thinks so. He stars in TV ads calling for impeachment and has set up a “Need to Impeach” campaign to build …

Donald Trump

Taurasi think NBA needs to do more for women’s league

Despite WNBA’s recent success, players think league could do more<p>Skylar Diggins-Smith (left) of the Dallas Wings was WNBA President Lisa Borders’ …

Basketball

A Guide to the Surprising Side Hustle That Can Help You Build Long-Term Wealth

Ask yourself these questions to build yourself a profitable empire.<p>Some of the wealthiest people I know made their money in real estate.<p>They didn't start out big. They started by buying one small property or project, and then after the first came a second, and so on.<p>I personally didn't start …

Real Estate

‘Climate Change Is Real,’ Carmakers Tell White House in Letter

Automakers urged the White House to cooperate with California officials in a coming rewrite of vehicle efficiency standards, saying “climate change …

The White House

America’s first black president and corruption

ANALYSIS/OPINION:<p>There was so much hope in January 2009 when Barack Obama took office. Here was the first black president of the United States, …

United States

Comcast is leaking the names and passwords of customers’ wireless routers

Comcast has just been caught in a major security snafu: revealing the passwords of its customers’ Xfinity-provided wireless routers in plaintext on the web. Anyone with a subscriber’s account number and street address number will be served up the wi-fi name and password via the company’s Xfinity …

Wi-Fi

Ruth Bader Ginsburg takes off the gloves

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> For Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the gloves are off and the collar is on.<p>As she did on Monday in an important employee wage dispute, Ginsburg dons her classic dissenting collar -- black with silver crystal accents -- over her robe when she is about to take the …

Ruth Bader Ginsburg

This Mobile App Is Taking The $1.7 Trillion Fashion Industry By Storm

What does innovation look like in the digital age? If you ask Alicia Tillman, CMO for enterprise software company SAP, her answer might surprise you.<p>Tillman was recently interviewed by Cheddar TV during this year’s New York Fashion Week (NYFW). Not only was SAP an official technology partner of …

Fashion Industry

Mueller team's special status could save Virginia Manafort case

An obscure special status obtained by several of special counsel Robert Mueller's attorneys could prevent a judge from ousting Mueller's lawyers from their role in the prosecution of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort in federal court in Virginia.<p>Several court filings indicate that when …

U.S. Federal Courts

Luka Doncic made his case to be the No. 1 NBA draft pick at Euroleague Final Four

Doncic’s talent was on full display during his championship run with Real Madrid at Euroleague Final Four.<p>Luka Doncic ended his European pro career on a perfect note this past week. The Slovenian wunderkind was named Euroleague MVP, won the Euroleague championship with Real Madrid, and took home …

Basketball

5 Ways You're Sabotaging Your Own Success (And What to Do About Each)

Often times the biggest roadblock to your success is you.<p>You're hustling every day to make your life better and yet you feel like you're running in place. Why?<p>Yes a lousy job, difficult circumstances, or simple bad luck can sometimes be to blame, but according to the author of a new book, if you …

UC Berkeley

Barack and Michelle Obama are becoming television and film producers for Netflix

Netflix announced a production deal Monday with Barack and Michelle Obama that calls for the former first couple to create a wide range of content for the streaming service.<p>The deal, talks for which had first been reported in March, will encompass a wider range of formats than many analysts …

Michelle Obama

Hundreds of Apps Can Empower Stalkers to Track Their Victims

KidGuard is a phone app that markets itself as a tool for keeping tabs on children. But it has also promoted its surveillance for other purposes and run blog posts with headlines like “How to Read Deleted Texts on Your Lover’s Phone.”<p>A similar app, mSpy, offered advice to a woman on secretly …

Surveillance

Supreme Court Decision Delivers Blow To Workers' Rights

<b>Updated at 7:08 p.m. ET</b><p>In a case involving the rights of tens of millions of private sector employees, the U.S. Supreme Court, by a 5-4 vote, delivered a major blow to workers, ruling for the first time that workers may not band together to challenge violations of federal labor laws.<p>Writing for the …

Class Action

How payments companies can take advantage of a trillion dollar processing opportunity

<i>This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here.</i><p>Relative to many other sectors around the globe, the US healthcare industry has been notoriously slow to embrace new …

Health Care Industry

Nanoparticles derived from tea leaves destroy lung cancer cells

Nanoparticles derived from tea leaves inhibit the growth of lung cancer cells, destroying up to 80% of them, new research by a joint Swansea …

Cancer

The DOJ Quickly Responded After Trump Said He'll "Demand" An Investigation Into Whether Politics Were Behind Campaign Surveillance

The tweet could set up a constitutional crisis. Or it could set up a now-familiar process of lawyers, essentially, pushing off the request to avoid such a crisis. Or it could be forgotten by the week's end.<p>On Sunday, President Donald Trump tweeted that he will be "demand[ing]" that the Justice …

Donald Trump

iceberg Trump looks for the Titanic - in 11 lies, he 'demands' more diverting info to derail Mueller

Unfortunately, weather prevented a #114th golf game today, so 45* got on the Twitter-Blower.<p>Idiot trump looking for another ‘Obama tapps” diversion …

Donald Trump

US Special Counsel Robert Mueller sent agents to Israel in Trump probe

At least two of the figures – Israeli specialist Joel Zamel and the Gulf emissary George Nader – visited or worked with the Russians during the …

Donald Trump

Democrats Will Never Win the Respect of Trump Voters

Paul Waldman: “In the endless search for the magic key that Democrats can use to unlock the hearts of white people who vote Republican, the hot new …

Voting

There are 143 tech billionaires around the world, and half of them live in Silicon Valley

Silicon Valley is home to 74 billionaires, a report finds.<p>If you’d like to get really rich, really quickly while you’re still really young, Silicon Valley can make that happen.<p>Of course, it’s also a place where bank accounts are depleted and dreams fail. But unlike Wall Street — where wealth is …

Silicon Valley

HUD Secretary Ben Carson doubles down on dismantling Obama-era fair-housing policies

The Trump administration is doubling down on its efforts to undo Obama-era fair-housing policies in the wake of a lawsuit alleging that the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development had wrongfully suspended a requirement that communities address barriers to racial integration.<p>HUD on Friday …

Housing

A Location-Sharing Disaster Shows How Exposed You Really Are

There are plenty of guides available on how to protect your data, how to secure yourself online, and how to stop digital snoops from tracking you …

Privacy

The World Is Becoming Uninhabitable for Animals

As climate change causes temperatures to rise, animals all over the world are being forced to find new places to live. At the same time, available …

Climate Change