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Net neutrality is officially dead

Companies now control the internet, and there's no way to stop them.<p>The Federal Communications Commission voted on Thursday to eliminate its power to …

Chuck Schumer Warns Moderate Democrats Of The Perils Of Voting For GOP Tax Bill

WASHINGTON ― So far, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) has been very good at holding his caucus together. Most notably, Democrats stood as one against the GOP’s attempts to repeal the Affordable Care Act.<p>The question is whether he can do it again on tax reform.<p>In August, Schumer wrote a …

U.S. Politics

Trump stays on script but is empty-handed so far

<b>Da Nang, Vietnam (CNN) —</b> US President Donald Trump has been relatively disciplined during his tour of Asia so far.<p>Compared with his sharp elbows and unprepared obstinacy in Europe earlier this year, he now seems to be toning himself down. This raises the question: How's that working out for him?<p>It …

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The week in politics

<b>(CNN) —</b> Chinese President Xi Jinping and US President Donald Trump are seen outside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Trump praised the country and its leader during his visit, despite past criticisms of China's trade practices.<p>Andrea Jenkins hugs a supporter as she wins the election for a …

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How five great leaders dealt with crisis, and what we can learn from them

In the early 2000s, Nancy Koehn was socked with one personal blow after the next within a three-year period: Her father dropped dead suddenly. Her husband walked out and a terrible divorce ensued. And she was diagnosed with breast cancer.<p>As these “big hunky blocks” of her life were falling around …

Women in Science

Hunter S. Thompson's 9/11 Essay Is Still Chillingly Accurate 16 Years Later

“This is going to be a very expensive war, and Victory is not guaranteed ― for anyone," he wrote.<p>When terrorists attacked the World Trade Center and the Pentagon on Sept. 11, 2001, no one knew exactly what the future would hold.<p>However, writer Hunter S. Thompson turned out to be amazingly prescient.<p>…

California Sues Trump Administration Over DACA Elimination

SAN FRANCISCO ― California Attorney General Xavier Becerra (D) announced Monday he is suing President Donald Trump’s administration to block it from ending protections against deportation for hundreds of thousands of young undocumented immigrants.<p>Attorneys general in Maine, Maryland and Minnesota …

Manual Settings for Beginner Photographers

Recently an intern joined me and drove me up the wall with questions about manual settings for photogra​​phy. Questions like ​”What zoom range should …

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It’s Time for the Lost Cause of the South to Get Lost

The nation has been held back for decades because of Southerners’ dishonest propaganda about the causes of the Civil War. Enough, enough, enough.<p>In …

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I've studied the history of Confederate memorials. Here's what to do about them.

The debate over Confederate monuments has been framed by President Donald Trump — and some who share his views — as a fight between those who wish to preserve history and those who would “erase” it. But let us linger on what history we’ll be preserving as long as Confederate memorials stand.<p>The …

Three Editing Mistakes New Photographers Often Make

I find it interesting how often I see new photographers make the exact same editing mistakes I made when I started out. Every photographer who has at …

Tutorials

Trump's take two on Charlottesville attack

**Want FOX News Halftime Report in your inbox every day? Sign up here.**<p><b>On the roster: Trump’s take two on Charlottesville attack - Efforts to remove McMaster heat up - Strange struggles entering Alabama primary run off - Team Trump dreads September deadlines - ‘Crazier than a road lizard’</b><p><b>TRUMP’S</b> …

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Erick Erickson: Charlottesville violence and the regressive ideas of white supremacists have no place in America

For every action there is an equal and opposite reaction. As the left-wing social justice warriors have created mobs across America intent on destroying lives for daring to engage in wrong-think, an equal and opposite white supremacist movement has risen up. Both would silence the other side for …

Rights & Freedoms

The Sunny F/16 Rule - Digital Photo Magazine

What’s the correct exposure on a normal sunny day? There’s a formula to answer that, don’t you know? The correct answer is a shutter speed of 1/ISO …

Republican strategy on healthcare bill in flux ahead of vote

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican Senate leaders aim to hold a procedural vote as early as Tuesday to take up legislation to repeal or replace Obamacare, but it remained unclear which version of the bill senators would vote on.<p>President Donald Trump and congressional Republicans campaigned on a …

Exclusive Interview with Patrick Murphy Racey on a6500 | Sony

Join the Community<p>Create your profile to showcase yourself and your work, connect with other creators, and stay up-to-date on everything Alpha.<p>×<p>Step …

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The best biographies of all 44 presidents — including Donald Trump!

Happy President's Day! What better day to jump into the amazing world of presidential biographies. Our list of the best of the best for all 44 presidents -- culled entirely from reader suggestions is below. We initially compiled the list below in 2012. See a book released since then that merits …

Political History

What millennials want from Donald Trump

<b>(CNN) —</b> Mr. Trump, just give us a shot at the American Dream!<p>I am 26 years old, so I came of age during the rise of President Obama. I supported Obama, voted for Obama and I fell victim to his economic malaise. In the shadow of the last eight years, millions of millennials like me just want Trump …

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Can Trump talk to the world like he's talked to America?

<b>(CNN) —</b> For some it was never more than a tryst, a brief tango of convenience -- but for most, their love affair with America grew before they really knew it.<p>That first Hollywood hero who saves the world in a movie with a schmaltzy tear-jerker close, or a Disney cartoon, coloring book or jigsaw …

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