Iris Foreman

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FTSE 100 defies Brexit turmoil and hits 10-month high

The prospect of interest rate cuts and a flurry of bargain-hunting by stock market investors has helped the FTSE 100 shrug off the Brexit vote to hit a 10-month high.<p>In a strong start to the second half of 2016, the index of London-listed bluechip shares finished up 73.5 points, or 1.1%, on the day …

Stock Markets

The Gay Agenda and the Real World

In 1975, I took a college course in psychology. The professor invited a gay man to speak to the class. He explained to us, "I'm just like you, only I …

New Clinton Crime Records

<b>Previously Undisclosed Internal Memos Spell Out Criminal Case against Hillary Clinton Over 1990s Whitewater/ Castle Grande Land Transaction Scandal</b></b> …

Corruption

Red Quinoa and Sweet Potato Patties [Vegan] - One Green Planet

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Why Carb Counters Are Running for the Cauliflower

Shortage of low-carb veggie sprouts food frenzy among dieters<p>Just weeks into her New Year’s diet, Amy Elliott sprinted through her local Sam’s Club in Metairie, La., making a beeline for the produce aisle. Her target: cauliflower, which was on sale for $2.99 a head.<p>“I literally ran to put four …

Nutrition

Children Not Criminals: Bringing Restorative Justice to Our Schools

Last fall, a disturbing video took over the Internet: a White school safety officer at Spring Valley High School in Columbia, South Carolina, pulled a Black, female student from her chair, slammed her to the ground, and dragged her from the room. Apparently, she failed to heed his order to leave …

9 Irresistible Valentine’s Day Treats to Share With Your Friends

You like to take it next level in the kitchen, especially when there’s holiday fun to be had. If you and bae are planning a little festive Valentine’s Day baking, you’re looking to put a sweet spin on family fun or you just want to whip up a few treats to bring to work and share with your …

How to turn off snooping smart TV features

A few weeks ago, I investigated automatic content recognition (ACR) systems found on televisions from Samsung, LG, and Vizio. This technology, which has been deeply integrated into many smart TVs since 2012, is designed to identify what viewers are watching, then send that information in real time …

A secret Facebook doesn't want you to know

Did you know that Facebook users in the U.S. spend an average of 40 minutes a day catching up on their friends and families, reading the latest news and watching fun videos? If you use Facebook on your smartphone or tablet, that means you're probably looking at it an average of 14 times a day – …

How to Build a Veggie Grain Bowl

It's back-to-school season! Looking for meals you can toss together with your eyes closed? I hear you. Even though I don't have any little mouths to …

Tuscan Kale and White Bean Stew with Breadcrumb Topping

699<p>SHARES<p>This quick riff on an Italian classic gets multi-layered flavors from mushrooms, garlic, and a splash of lemon.<p>4Servings<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup …

Mushrooms

Teen's death aboard party bus focuses attention on a booming industry

Amy Zisette is still trying to piece together what happened that warm July night. There was music. Dancing. And unspeakable tragedy.<p>She does know that had she had been driving down the 405 Freeway and seen a bunch of teenagers standing up on an open-air, double-decker bus — so high they had to duck …

New Jersey

Family of Utah man shot dead 'from behind' by police call for federal inquiry

Private autopsy suggests Darrien Hunt, 22, was shot six times in confrontation with officers in Saratoga Springs<p>The police officers involved in the fatal shooting of a 22-year-old black man in Utah, whose family's lawyers say was shot while running away, have been identified as corporal Matthew …

Man who killed daughter and grandchildren had violent past

Don Spirit, a Florida grandfather who fatally shot his daughter Sarah Lorraine Spirit and six grandchildren before killing himself, had a long history of domestic violence — at one point pushing his pregnant daughter against a refrigerator and assaulting and threatening his former wife, according …

Crime

Feds Seek to Patch Up Relations Between Cops and Communities

The Justice Department is launching a program to improve relations between communities and the law enforcement officers that police them, Attorney …

Do Something About Those Superbugs, President Obama Orders

President Barack Obama issued an executive order Thursday telling his administration to hurry up and do something about drug-resistant bacteria, which pose a “serious threat to public health and the economy.”<p>Infections caused by antibiotic resistant bacteria kill 23,000 people every year, make 2 …

Microbiology

World Population Could Hit 12.3 Billion by 2100

The world population may balloon to anywhere between 9.6 billion and 12.3 billion by 2100, according to a new report that used statistics from the …

Obama: ISIS threat 'doesn't frighten us'

With approval in hand to arm and train Syrian rebels to fight the ISIS terror group, President Barack Obama said Thursday the plan keeps with "the key principle" of U.S. strategy: No American combat troops on the ground.<p>"The American troops deployed to Iraq do not and will not have a combat …

A World With 11 Billion People? New Population Projections Shatter Earlier Estimates

Dueling projections of population growth present different visions of the world's future.<p><b>Warning: The 21st century may get a lot more crowded than previously thought.</b><p>In a paper published Thursday in <i>Science</i>, demographers from several universities and the United Nations Population Division conclude …