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Trump and Republicans face ‘a defining moment’ on immigration

President Trump is hurtling toward a crossroads on immigration — his signature campaign issue and a key source of his law-and-order reputation — where each path before him comes with significant political risks.<p>Trump has temporarily placed the fates of roughly 800,000 undocumented immigrants …

Republicans

House passes $7.9 billion aid bill for Hurricane Harvey

The House overwhelmingly approved a $7.85 billion measure this afternoon for response to Hurricane Harvey, with the goal of landing the legislation on President Donald Trump's desk by week's end.<p>The aid bill now heads to the Senate, where GOP leaders plan to link it to a separate effort to raise …

Hurricane Harvey

The great saucer invasion: The day six 'spaceships' landed in England

<b>They had big metal domes, emitted a strange, ominous hum and appeared one morning in a straight line across southern England. For a few hours, members of the public, police and the Army really believed alien spaceships had landed - until it was revealed to be a stunt by students. But how was the</b> …

Media Law

Elon Musk’s Neuralink Gets $27 Million to Build Brain Computers

Neuralink Corp., the startup co-founded by billionaire Elon Musk, has taken steps to sell as much as $100 million in stock to fund the development of …

Elon Musk

Cassini hints at young age for Saturn's rings

<b>The spectacular rings of Saturn may be relatively young, perhaps just 100 million years or so old.</b><p>This is the early interpretation of data gathered by the Cassini spacecraft on its final orbits of the giant world.<p>If confirmed, it means we are looking at Saturn at a very special time in the age of …

Astronomy

Magnetic brain stimulation could help cocaine users beat their addictions

Deleting Drug Addiction<p>Since it received FDA approval in 2008, transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) has proven to be an effective treatment for …

Researchers have a theory on how the lights went on after the big bang

Fade to Black<p>Not long after our universe was formed by the Big Bang, the lights went out. We know that this darkened state didn’t last, but we don’t …

Found: A star that last dazzled astronomers in 1437

It’s an explosive detective story.<p>In the hours before dawn on March 11, 1437, the constellation Scorpio rose over the horizon near Seoul, Korea. Astronomers tasked with scanning the sky and noting nightly changes—aurorae, comets, shooting stars and the like—noticed something odd about the group of …

Cosmology

The FDA says ecstasy is a ‘breakthrough’ drug for PTSD patients

It's a big step forward for a controversial treatment.<p>Ecstasy doesn’t sound like something you do in a doctor’s office. But the Food and Drug Administration wants that to change. The FDA just approved the substance, more clinically known as MDMA, as a ‘breakthrough’ drug—and will work to move it …

'Dream Chaser' Space Plane Hitches a Ride With a Helicopter

This morning around 7 am, the engines of a massive, beluga-bodied helicopter cut on with a rumble. The hum harmonized with the reverberations of …

Researchers can now bioengineer lungs with the original blood vessels intact

Deep Breath<p>A group of researchers at Columbia University’s School of Engineering and Applied Science have successfully developed the first functional …

Mysterious signal from deep space goes hyperactive

Scientists searching the cosmos for signs of intelligent alien life pick up the only known repeating "fast radio bursts" again and are asking others to tune in too.<p>The unexplained signals from the other side of the universe known as fast radio bursts are a rarely observed phenomenon and only one of …

Paranormal

Shock as 'ancient pyramid found on the moon'… UFO hunter claims 'significant discovery'

So-called UFO anomaly hunter Mark Sawalha says he found the pyramid on a NASA image taken close to the Eudoxus Crater.<p>He revealed his findings in a …

Paranormal

Stephen King's IT: First Reactions Twitter Roundup

Horror film floating on early good buzz.<p>Warner Bros. screened Stephen King's IT for members of the Los Angeles media Friday night (including this …

Stephen King

Why an underpass in Berlin is Hollywood’s biggest breakout star

From the Bourne Supremacy to Atomic Blonde, the Messedamm subway has starred in six blockbusters over the past 13 years<p>The second Bourne film, the fourth Hunger Games movie, an indie flick about a teen assassin and one of the highest-grossing instalments in the Marvel cinematic universe. If that …

Captain America

Stop your bad habits with this shock-inducing wristband (yes, really)

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

Wearable Tech

Trump distances himself from GOP lawmakers to avoid blame if agenda stalls

President Trump is strategically separating himself from Republicans in Congress, an extraordinary move to deflect blame if the GOP agenda continues to flounder.<p>Trump deepened the fissures in the party on Thursday when he accused the top two leaders on Capitol Hill of mismanaging a looming showdown …

Republicans

Big data analytics platform Databricks raises $140M Series D round led by Andreessen Horowitz

Databricks, a big data analytics platform built by a team that grew out of the Apache Spark project, today announced that it has raised a $140 million Series D round led by Andreessen Horowitz, with participation from New Enterprise Associates and Battery Ventures. This brings Databricks’ total …

Big Data

‘Racism is evil,’ Trump says, condemning ‘white supremacists’ and hate groups

President Trump moved Monday to quell growing public outrage over his tepid response to the weekend violence in Charlottesville, condemning the Ku Klux Klan and neo-Nazis by name and declaring racist hate groups “repugnant to every­thing we hold dear as Americans.”<p>In a hastily arranged appearance …

Rights & Freedoms

Under Armour and Intel C.E.O.s Follow Merck Chief, Quitting Panel in Rebuke to Trump

Three chief executives from top American companies resigned from a presidential business council on Monday following President Trump’s tepid initial response to a violent weekend in Charlottesville, Va.<p>Brian Krzanich, C.E.O. of Intel — one of the most important global manufacturers of computer …

Donald Trump

Analysis: Why won't Donald Trump condemn white nationalism?

WASHINGTON (AP) — Why doesn't President Donald Trump just unequivocally condemn white supremacists?<p>It's a jarring question to ask about an American president. But it's also one made unavoidable by Trump's delayed, blame-both-sides response to the violence that erupted Saturday when neo-Nazis, …

Donald Trump

Republicans Urge Trump to Call Out White Supremacists

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The aftermath of the deadly clashes in Charlottesville, Va. drew across-the-board condemnation of violence and bigotry, including …

Rights & Freedoms

Chinese state media blasts Trump's planned trade action

President Donald Trump's planned first steps toward an investigation of Chinese intellectual property rules — which will be led by the U.S. trade representative — could pave the way to tariffs and a heightened trade war, Chinese state media said on Monday.<p>The English-language newspaper China Daily …

WannaCry hero Marcus Hutchins could face 40 years in US prison

The young computer expert who stopped the WannaCry global cyber attack could face decades in a US prison following accusations that he helped create and sell a malicious software that targeted bank accounts.<p>Marcus Hutchins, who saved the NHS from cyber criminals, could face a maximum sentence of 40 …

Could 'Habit Stacking' Be The Key To Better Results?

How can small changes get you big results in your career, health, and relationships?<p><i>Watch on Forbes:</i><p>We are all creatures of habit, whether we acknowledge it or not. Every morning is filled with habits we have routinely kept for years, from brushing teeth to making coffee. The difficult part is when …

Productivity

Top Marginal Tax Rates, Child Tax Credits, And Tax Reform In The Trump Era

As tax reform continues to be bogged down in this first half of this summer over discussions of border adjustments, “Option Cs,” and other Beltway nerd fights, two interesting developments have happened which should be very informative of a final product.<p>The first breakthrough was on the issue of …

Income Inequality

Qatar central bank says country has $340B in reserves, can weather Arab sanctions

Qatar has $340 billion in reserves that could help the Gulf country to weather the isolation by its powerful Arab neighbors, central bank governor Sheikh Abdullah Bin Saoud al-Thani said.<p>"This is the credibility of our system, we have enough cash to preserve any... kind of shock," he told the CNBC …

Global stocks start week solidly as US earnings loom

LONDON (AP) — Global stock markets have started the new week fairly solidly as investors ready for the start of the second-quarter U.S. corporate earnings season and Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen's testimony to Congress.<p>KEEPING SCORE: In Europe, Germany's DAX was up 0.3 percent at 12,431 while …

Stock Markets

Trump’s Son Met With Russian Lawyer After Being Promised Damaging Information on Clinton

President Trump’s eldest son, Donald Trump Jr., was promised damaging information about Hillary Clinton before agreeing to meet with a Kremlin-connected Russian lawyer during the 2016 campaign, according to three advisers to the White House briefed on the meeting and two others with knowledge of it.<p>…

Donald Trump

Trump appears to back away from cybersecurity effort with Putin

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump appeared to back away Sunday night from an earlier tweet about "forming an impenetrable Cyber Security unit" with Russian President Vladimir Putin.<p>Sunday morning, Trump, who met for over two hours Friday with Putin on the sidelines of the G20 summit in …

Donald Trump