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Richard Branson: 'People will die' without Obamacare

<b>(CNN) —</b> Sir Richard Branson said Friday the voters who helped elect Donald Trump are those who will be hurt most if he gets rid of Obamacare.<p>"These people who voted for Donald Trump are the very people that are going to suffer if you don't have a universal healthcare system," the founder of Virgin …

Reid: Trump a 'sexual predator who lost the popular vote'

The retiring Senate minority leader unloads.<p>President Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, Chuck Schumer and Nancy Pelosi — all of them offered conciliatory statements about Donald Trump's election victory.<p>Then there was Harry Reid.<p>In a blistering statement Friday, the retiring Senate minority leader …

Instagram chief confirms live video is coming to the platform

Instagram CEO Kevin Systrom has confirmed to <i>The Financial Times</i> that the Facebook-owned company is bringing live videos to the photo-sharing app. Systrom said in the interview: "Live is really exciting for us. I think it can enhance what we're doing. If I'm trying to strengthen relationships with …

Photos in Daydream VR offers a powerful trip down memory lane

I’ve resolved to take a lot more panorama images from now on, and Daydream View is the reason why. Google’s new mobile VR headset, which makes it possible to use Daydream VR in Android 7.1 on the Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones, is an easy and enjoyable way to try out virtual reality, and its most …

Virtual Reality

Zuckerberg denies Facebook News Feed bubble impacted the election

In the aftermath of the U.S. Presidential election, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg took the stage at Techonomy16 to address concerns that the company didn’t do enough to stop the proliferation of fake news on News Feed.<p>Zuckerberg insisted that more can always be done to improve the quality of the …

Social Media

Mr. Trump Goes to Washington: Pictures

Paul Ryan

Instagram's next big feature will be live video

Instagram's going to transform once again.<p>After copying Snapchat Stories with its own Instagram Stories, Instagram is now preparing to introduce live …

Facebook to block ‘ethnic affinity marketing’ for ads on housing, employment, and credit

Facebook is no stranger to controversy, and the social network found itself in the spotlight again last month when a report found that brands could use a Facebook ad-targeting feature called “ethnic affinities” to exclude users of a specific race from seeing certain ads.<p>While Facebook has argued …

Housing

The Week in Review: Donald Trump Wins U.S. Presidential Election

Donald Trump became the 45th president-elect this week after the Republican beat Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton with 279 electoral votes to her 228.<p>Trump’s sweeping win surprised pollsters, operatives and pundits across the country, most of whom predicted a Clinton win. Instead, Trump …

Japan, India sign agreement on civil nuclear power

TOKYO (AP) — Japan signed a pact Friday in which it agreed to sell India civil nuclear power equipment and technology, as the Japanese nuclear …

T-Mobile launches LTE for US forces at Guantanamo Bay

Despite President Obama's first-term pledge to close it, the "Gitmo" Guantanamo Bay Naval Base remains open. It's hard to believe, but the 5,500 military families and staff living there have never had cellular data coverage -- until now. T-Mobile has expanded its 4G LTE coverage to the base by …

Guantanamo Bay

DJI improves the performance of its largest drone

DJI sure seems to be squeezing a lot out of the final months of the year. While other hardware makers are working to push holiday gifts out the door, the company is making some upgrades to products that likely won’t end up under too many trees this December –though flying into them is another story …

Drones

Obama urges nation to 'forge unity' after bitter election

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — Three days after Election Day, President Barack Obama used his last Veterans Day speech to urge Americans to learn from the example of veterans as a divided nation seeks to "forge unity" after the bitter 2016 campaign.<p>Obama, in remarks at Arlington National Cemetery, noted …

Hair Color

Hollande and Trump agreed to 'clarify' key issues including Middle East: source

PARIS (Reuters) - French President Francois Hollande and U.S President-elect Donald Trump had a phone conversation on Friday in which they agreed to clarify positions on key issues such as the Middle East and Ukraine, said a source in Hollande’s camp.<p>French President Francois Hollande walks to …

Middle East

See Leonard Cohen's Life in Pictures

Leonard Cohen in 1967.<br>Jack Robinson—Condé Nast/Getty Images<p>1 of 15<p>Leonard Cohen was the consummate American poet. For starters, he wasn’t actually …

Leonard Cohen

Leonard Cohen Makes It Darker

At eighty-two, the troubadour has another album coming. Like him, it is obsessed with mortality, God-infused, and funny.<p>When Leonard Cohen was twenty-five, he was living in London, sitting in cold rooms writing sad poems. He got by on a three-thousand-dollar grant from the Canada Council for the …

Literature

How to cure cold feet on a ski holiday

The curse of cold feet can seriously dampen your enjoyment on the ski slopes. Here are nine ways to turn up the heat.<p>1. Care for the core<p>When the mercury plummets, the body’s response is to protect vital organs by focusing on the mid-body – aka core – area, cutting blood flow to extremities. “Feet …

National park tips: Loneliest beach in America's most remote park?

National Park of American Samoa, the most remote of the 59 full-fledged national parks, has one of the most lonely and gorgeous tropical beaches in the U.S. -- Ofu Beach, which is 2 miles long, with white sand, black boulders, coconut palms and great snorkeling. (Also blue skies, on most days.)<p>So …

Deal Alert! Flights From $15

<b>JetBlue</b> is offering a last-minute fare sale with fares starting at only $15! See if you benefit from some of these low fares for your upcoming …

Cuba Journal warns travellers to be cautious of low airfares to Cuba

5.0 Stars<p>City,beach<p>Combine exploring the iconic and pulsating city of Havana with a relaxing retreat to the stunning Varadero beach<p>A Luxurious and …

Cuba

BenQ SW2700PT Monitor Review: A Display for Photographers

Build Quality and Ergonomics<p>The BenQ SW2700PT is solidly built and very impressive. The ergonomics of this monitor are also top notch. It has a wide …

Balloon in Morning Mist over Lake Hayes

Here are some quick aerial vignettes from this week out taking photos with our workshop of photo adventuring! We visited a ton of locations, but we …

Hayes

Wallabies, wombats and convicts: Adventures off the coast of Tasmania

The green-fuzzed outcrop was tantalisingly close. I could swim to it, couldn’t I? Surely, in just a few strokes across the narrow blue channel, I’d …

16+ of the world’s most amazing waterfalls

<i>Editor’s note: These spots are all taken directly from travelstoke®, a new app from Matador that connects you with fellow travelers and locals, and</i> …

Cruise visits fiords, peaks and towns on Norway's coastline

Cruise the jagged coastline of Norway, see tall peaks and deep fjords and visit towns and villages on Hurtigruten's Voyage North Cruise.<p>The shipping company, which has been sailing Norwegian waters since 1892, carries passengers as well as cargo on routes from Bergen in the south to Kirkenes near …

Some India Photos

How about a quick 3-batch of photos from India?<p>One place I entered did not allow any cameras at all, so I had to make do with my Android phone. …

Android Phones

Zion: A Natural Temple

2016 marked the National Park Service's 100th anniversary and Nat Geo photographer Jonathan Irish celebrated by visiting every U.S. national park throughout the year. Follow his travels as he visited 59 parks in 52 weeks.<p><i>Jonathan Irish traveled to Zion National Park from April 5, 2016, to April 10,</i> …