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A Dead Simple Tool To Find Out What Facebook Knows About You

A new Chrome extension reveals the unsettling amount of information the company might have on you.<p>If you could measure all the information you consume online, what would you learn about yourself?<p>That’s the question behind the new Chrome extension Data Selfie. Created by developers Hang Do Thi Duc …

Warren's male Senate colleagues read King letter uninterrupted

<b>(CNN) —</b> After Sen. Elizabeth Warren was prevented from reading a letter from civil rights activist Coretta Scott King on the Senate floor, several male colleagues were allowed to read some or all of the letter uninterrupted.<p>Sen. Tom Udall entered the more than 30-year-old letter about Sen. Jeff …

This Photo Project Is Redefining What Mental Illness Looks Like

The collection of free stock photos shows people dealing with depression, anxiety, and bipolar disorder—without cowering in their bathrobes.<p>A woman with sad eyes gazes at her reflection in a shattered mirror. A man pinches the bridge of his nose, his eyes closed and head bowed. A teenager sits on …

Trump: Leaked transcripts of Mexico, Australia calls 'disgraceful'

President Trump on Saturday denounced the leaks of transcripts of his telephone conversations with leaders of Australia and Mexico as “disgraceful” and said his administration was searching “very, very hard” for the leakers.<p>Trump, speaking to Fox News, accused “Obama people” of giving news …

Advertisements for drinks, cars and avocados have taken aim at the controversial policies championed by the new US president and his team<p>Advertisements championing acceptance, diversity, equality, even immigration have caused a stir at the Super Bowl, being taken as not-so-subtle snubs of the …

Donald Trump

Trump: 'If something happens blame' the judge

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump spent the weekend at his Mar-A-Lago estate in Florida, disconnected from White House staff and once again tweeting attacks on a federal judge.<p>His ire was aimed at US District Judge James Robart, who last week put a nationwide hold on Trump's executive order …

On Saturday, as the president attacked a judge who ruled against his executive order, experts warned of an impending crisis. Then the government appealed<p>As the Trump administration prepared to challenge a ruling against its executive order on refugees and travel from seven Muslim-majority …

Immigration

As the alt-right continues to set the agenda in global politics at a frightening pace, has the world reverted to a 20th-century era of totalitarianism?<p>Compulsive liars shouldn’t frighten you. They can harm no one, if no one listens to them. Compulsive believers, on the other hand: they should …

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Iranian baby girl caught in Trump travel ban headed to US, governor says

<b>(CNN) —</b> An Iranian infant with a heart defect is entangled in President Trump's immigration ban -- and her extended family in Oregon is on an urgent mission to get her to the US for critical surgery.<p>Fatemeh's parents were scheduled to meet with doctors in Portland on February 5, but were barred …

Chelsea Clinton knocks Kellyanne Conway: 'Please don't make up attacks'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Chelsea Clinton, Hillary Clinton's daughter, took a shot at Kellyanne Conway on Twitter Friday, faulting the top Trump adviser for citing a non-existent "massacre" to defend the President's travel ban.<p>"Very grateful no one seriously hurt in the Louvre attack ...or the (completely fake) …

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Lawsuit: Dozens of immigrants trying to enter the US coerced into giving up visas and green cards after Trump travel ban

The Virginia lawsuit was filed in a federal court on Sunday on behalf of two Yemeni brothers with valid visas — Tareq Aqel Mohammed Aziz and Ammar Aqel Mohammed Aziz — and "others similarly situated." According to the lawsuit, they were detained by Customs and Border Protection agents at Dulles …

With Conflict And Drama, Trump Hooks You Like A Reality TV Show

If one thing became clear over the course of the 2016 presidential campaign, it's that Donald Trump knows how to keep media attention on himself. If cable television coverage started to stray, a new controversial tweet or remark would draw it back to Trump.<p>An estimate from the media analysis …

Caroline Kennedy: Trump’s ‘America first’ stance toward allies is ‘alarming’

Former U.S. ambassador to Japan Caroline Kennedy talks to TODAY’s Matt Lauer about American foreign policy and her own future. She says that she would tell President Trump that having Japan as a strong ally “helps the United States be safe,” and says that she finds Trump’s “America first” stance …

A special warfare unit was spotted flying a Trump flag in public. Now the Navy is investigating.

Steve Thompson was on his way to pick up some feed for his goat farm Sunday morning when he noticed an impressive-looking military convoy and started filming. When he neared the lead vehicle in the convoy, the 32-year-old Shepherdsville, Ky., man noticed something else: A large blue and white Trump …

Military

Trump is expected to sign executive orders that would repeal 2 huge Wall Street regulations

Trump will target the Dodd-Frank Act, which was written in the aftermath of the financial crisis to scale back risk-taking at the country's largest financial institutions, as well as the fiduciary rule, which requires investment advisers to put client interests above their own when it comes to …

What Trump got wrong on Twitter this week (#4)

Welcome to the fourth installment of Fact Checker’s series highlighting what President Trump got wrong on Twitter in a given week. Last week, we fact-checked Trump’s tweets as a part of a larger round-up of inaccurate and exaggerated statements from his first week in office.<p>Here’s a look at what …

If You Thought ‘The Hobbit’ Should Have Been Only One Movie, A Fan Has Made The Version For You

<i>The Hobbit</i> was somehow filmed as a trilogy (aka <i>The Hobbit: The Bloating Of The Five Pages</i>). In retrospect, stretching the tiny book (and some supplementary pages) that thin may have been helped along with winging it and cocaine. Well, maybe not cocaine (except for Beorn). But if you thought they …

Movies

AP FACT CHECK: Conway says she misspoke on 'massacre'

A top aide to President Donald Trump said Friday she misspoke when she cited a 2011 "massacre" in Kentucky that never happened.<p>A day earlier, during …

Trump tweets that actor 'tried hard' to make TV show work

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says movie star Arnold Schwarzenegger "tried hard" to make "Celebrity Apprentice" a success, but has …

In early morning tweet, Trump continues broadside against Arnold Schwarzenegger

President Donald Trump doubled down on his criticism of his reality TV replacement, writing on Twitter Friday morning that Arnold Schwarzenegger “did a really bad job as governor of California” but is “even worse” as the host of “The Celebrity Apprentice.”<p>“Yes, Arnold Schwarzenegger did a really …

How this woman lost 183 pounds by following these 5 steps

When Carly Bernard fractured her ankle in May 2015, she struggled to use her crutches. She simply couldn't support her 407-pound body with them so she laid on the couch.<p>After a week of being immobile, she realized she could no longer live like this — something had to change. Bernard transformed her …

A celebrity trainer reveals the best way to burn fat — and it's shockingly easy

<b>The INSIDER Summary:</b><p><b>• The best way to burn fat is by walking, not by doing intense cardio.<br>• The more intense the cardio, the lower the percentage of calories you burn from fat sources.<br>• More extreme cardio can also lead to more injuries and a larger appetite.</b><p><b><br>If you're looking to burn fat, ditch the</b> …

Pornhub wants to be the hottest destination for sex ed

For a growing number of American kids, porn <i>is</i> their sex ed. Now Pornhub is hoping to offer their audience some more formal lessons in how to be a …

Sexual Health

Women reveal why they will wear scarves on World Hijab Day

PHOENIX — Five years ago, a Muslim woman in New York decided to invite other women to experience what life is like in America when you wear a hijab.<p>Nazma Khan said she wanted to foster religious tolerance and fight stereotypes about women who choose to wear the hijab, a traditional headscarf worn …

How Trump Could Rearrange the U.S. House

The president could accelerate the demographic divides between Democratic and Republican districts.<p>Matt Cartwright, a personable Democratic attorney, hasn’t faced a truly tough race since he was elected in 2012 to his U.S. House district in north-central Pennsylvania. The Republicans who controlled …

Government

The Simple Psychological Trick to Political Persuasion

Conservatives are more likely to support issues like immigration and Obamacare if the message is “morally reframed” to suit their values.<p>Ever since Donald Trump handed down his executive order temporarily halting all immigration from seven majority-Muslim nations for three months and barring …

Critical Thinking

Veteran speaks out against 'Muslim ban' with incredible Iraq story

There's no doubt we're living in troubling times, but U.S. veteran's story has been warming hearts all over the internet.<p>Dylan Park-Pettiford shared …

Muslim Ban

Trump's Executive Order On Immigration, Annotated

President Trump has issued an executive order temporarily banning travel from seven Muslim-majority countries. The move, which has raised a series of legal questions, sparked protests around the country as people who had previously been approved to come to the United States were being detained at …

Immigration

Kellyanne Conway Ramps up Trump's War on the Media

A key plank in Donald Trump’s election campaign was his contempt for what he called the “dishonest media,” and that position has not softened since …