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The Latest: Google says Android, Chrome security flaws fixed

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on the publication by WikiLeaks of what it described as thousands of pages of confidential files about CIA hacking …

Hillary Clinton

4 rules of thumb for retirement savings

Consider these 4 guidelines to help you on your retirement journey.<p>Everyone's road to retirement is personal, with twists and turns that are unique …

Retirement

This is one weak nominee: Hillary Clinton’s problem isn’t Bernie Sanders. It’s Hillary Clinton

<b>Hillary Clinton (Reuters/Brendan McDermid)</b><p>Clinton’s camp thinks her résumé will be enough to carry her to the White House. No one should be that sure<p>David Niose<p>May 14, 2016 9:37pm (UTC)<p>No matter what you think about Hillary Clinton as the presidential primaries wind down, there is one undeniable …

Amazon launches YouTube rival; will distribute $1m each month to the top 100 videos

Amazon has launched its own video streaming service called Amazon Video Direct. The new video platform allows content creators to earn royalties for …

The 1 Book Every Entrepreneur Should Read in 2016

If the rise of Trump blindsided you, it's because you didn't read this book.<p>Every year I read dozens of books and provide you with a list of the "best of the best" motivational books, sales and marketing books, and management books. Many of the books I recommend (as well as those recommended by …

The 4th Largest Economy In The World Just Generated 90 Percent Of The Power It Needs From Renewables

On Sunday, for a brief, shining moment, renewable power output in Germany reached 90 percent of the country’s total electricity demand. That’s a big …

They’re still not telling the real story: Donald Trump, Bernie Sanders, and the analysis you won’t hear on cable news

<b>Chuck Todd, Wolf Blitzer, Megyn Kelly (AP/Reuters/ Steve Marcus/Charles Dharapak/Brendan McDermid)</b><p>From Fox News to MSNBC, the pundits are too obsessed with this very second to notice the massive changes underfoot<p>Paul Rosenberg<p>May 7, 2016 1:30pm (UTC)<p>After every presidential primary, we were treated …

Political Science

London set for 'clean energy revolution' as Sadiq Khan wins mayoral election

Labour's London Mayoral candidate Sadiq Khan - the contender proposing to become the "greenest Mayor ever" - is poised to be swept into City Hall …

Opinion: Sanders is a much better leader than Trump or Clinton, voters say

WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) – If voters were to choose the next president for the leadership qualities they admire the most, Bernie Sanders would the …

Hillary Clinton Should Concede to Bernie Sanders Before The FBI Reveals Its Findings

Millions of Democrats are voting for a presidential candidate linked to an FBI criminal investigation. These voters either don't know there's been a year-long FBI investigation of Clinton's emails, don't care, or would vote for Clinton even she faced Espionage Act indictments. Potentially our next …

Government

Puerto Rico Will Officially Default on a $422 Million Payment Monday

Puerto Rico’s governor on Sunday declared a moratorium on a $422 million debt payment due Monday by the island’s Government Development Bank, the …

Bernie Sanders is not a sore loser: Our democracy is screwed unless we fix the unfair rules

<b>Bernie Sanders (AP/John Minchillo)</b><p>Frank Bruni is wrong. Talking about reforming our undemocratic election rules is how we make the system stronger<p>Sophia A. McClennen<p>May 2, 2016 9:58am (UTC)<p>Mainstream coverage of the Bernie Sanders campaign tends to suggest that they were falsely blaming voting …

Millennials love clean energy, fear climate change, and don’t vote. This campaign wants to change that.

Democrats and climate hawks share a dilemma, and that dilemma is millennials.<p>Millennials — people born between 1980 and 2000, give or take, depending on your definition — are, in many ways, an incredibly attractive political target. There's a lot of them, they lean Democrat, they are more concerned …

Nextgen

The U.S. could feel the Bern for decades as Sanders plans to reform democracy

On Thursday afternoon, Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders took to the stage in a lush park in Springfield, Ore., and did something unusual. He departed from his usual stump speech and began talking about the future of the Democratic Party.<p>To reform a broken electoral system, the party needed to embrace …

OBAMA: The Republican economic 'mythology' needs to be thrown out — or else we're doomed

Speaking with The New York Times' Andrew Ross Sorkin on his economic accomplishments and failings during his tenure as president, Obama said that, above almost all else, the one thing the US should do is stop following what he calls the "mythology" that's been built around the "Reagan …

Economics

Mystery over booted Bernie Sanders Facebook groups — which have more than 50,000 members

<b>Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., gestures during a campaign rally in Hartford, Conn., Monday, April 25, 2016. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa) (AP)</b><p>At least some of the attacks originated from a rival Facebook group of Clinton supporters, reports say<p>Antoaneta Roussi<p>April 26, …

Bernie Sanders

Big Money in Politics: The Clinton Defense Won't Cut It

Hillary Clinton's heated defense of the money she has raised from Wall Street and other interests won't cut it. Her protests contradict the basic case that virtually all Democrats and reformers have made for getting big money out of politics. It is vital that voters not be misled by them.<p>Normally, …

Ben and Jerry's Co-Founders Got Arrested at a Protest at the U.S. Capitol

The co-founders of Ben and Jerry’s ice cream were arrested at a protest Monday at the U.S. Capitol.<p>Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield were arrested …

Bernie Sanders

Clinton Delegate Lead Down to 194, Even as Dramatic Miscounting of Delegates by Media Continues

1,299 to 1,105.<p>That's the "insurmountable" delegate lead Hillary Clinton has over Bernie Sanders.<p>And there are still 1,674 pledged delegates yet to be awarded in twenty primaries and caucuses to be held over the next two months; scores of up-for-grabs delegates yet to be decided via state and …

Government

Robert Reich: Bernie does have a plan to break up the big banks. That’s why the establishment is so rattled

The former secretary of labor explains why the Democratic Party is eager to write the Vt. senator off as a kook<p>Robert Reich<p>April 12, 2016 8:00am (UTC)<p>This originally appeared on Robert Reich’s blog.<p>The recent kerfluffle about Bernie Sanders purportedly not knowing how to bust up the big banks says …

“This system is so rigged”: Outrage as undemocratic superdelegate system gives Clinton unfair edge over Sanders

<b>Bernie Sanders (Reuters/Mark Kauzlarich)</b><p>Sanders won 8 of the 9 past primary contests by double digits, but Hillary got more delegates. Even MSNBC is angry<p>Ben Norton<p>April 12, 2016 9:57am (UTC)<p>Bernie Sanders has won eight of the last nine primary contests by double digits, but Clinton still came out …

BuzzFeed: Days of Counting Pageviews and Unique Visitors Are Over

BuzzFeed stands out among both traditional and new media entities for its obsession with data related to the content it produces and how (and where) …