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Crowley and Grimm crash: Top takeaways from Tuesday’s primaries

It was a great night for progressives, and also for Donald Trump.<p>Rep. Joe Crowley’s stunning loss has left House Democratic leadership scrambling for answers — and has left-wing, Bernie Sanders-aligned activists feeling emboldened.<p>Fewer than 30,000 votes were cast in the Democratic primary in New …

Government

Why Does Yoga Make You Feel Calm? Science Has A Few Theories

You're probably familiar with the experience of leaving a yoga class, feeling as if a giant weight has been lifted off your shoulders. It's no secret …

Yoga

Nunes is demanding new information on Trump campaign and FBI informants

<b>(CNN) —</b> House Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes is showing no signs of de-escalating a conflict with the Justice Department over the Russia investigation, hitting the department late Tuesday with an expansive new request for "any contacts" between FBI intelligence sources and over a dozen Trump …

Donald Trump

After internet mockery, 'Permit Patty' resigns as CEO of cannabis-products company

<b>(CNN) —</b> The woman who threatened to call police on an African-American girl selling water on a San Francisco sidewalk -- and who was mocked online as "Permit Patty" -- has resigned as CEO of TreatWell Health.<p>A spokeswoman for the company, which sells cannabis-infused medical products, said "this …

Selling

Trump’s tweet about Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s victory is just absurd

It’s just ... no.<p>President Donald Trump has weighed in on Tuesday’s most shocking primary result: the shocking victory of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez over Rep. Joe Crowley in New York’s primary. And his take is ... questionable. Okay, it’s extremely absurd.<p>To be clear: Ocasio-Cortez is a 28-year-old …

Donald Trump

How to Do Pelvic Tilts: a Step-by-Step Guide

Pelvic tilts are an exercise comprised of very subtle spinal movements that strengthen the support muscles around the low back, particularly the …

Pain

Microsoft releases its LinkedIn resume helper for Word

Microsoft is now ready to polish your job applications -- the company has released its LinkedIn-powered Resume Assistant for Office 365 subscribers. The AI-based helper sifts through LinkedIn profiles to find prominent examples of work experience and skill listings for your dream job, giving you …

Hyundai's self-driving fuel cell cars complete a record highway trip

Future self-driving cars don't <i>have</i> to be pure electric vehicles, and Hyundai is determined to prove it. The automaker just had a five-strong fleet of Level 4 autonomous hydrogen fuel cars drive themselves 118 miles from Seoul to the Winter Olympics' home venue of Pyeongchang. That's the longest any …

Stripe ditches Bitcoin support on its payments platform

Stripe has announced that it’s dropping support for Bitcoin-based transactions on its payments platform, citing high transaction confirmation times and numerous failures, as well as fees that are now as expensive as bank wires.<p>That’s a huge blow to the cryptocurrency, not just because it’ll see …

Photographer David Burnett Switches to Sony After 40 Years of Canon

Renowned photojournalist David Burnett has just announced that he’s switching over to Sony camera equipment after over 40 years of shooting with …

How to use OneDrive: Our guide to Microsoft’s free cloud storage service

11 tips for using the app on your PC and phone including how to share files, access previous file versions and more<p>Formerly known as SkyDrive, …

35 Plank Variations That Will Strengthen and Tone Every Inch of Your Body

A plank is anything but basic. The move simultaneously works the upper body and core without needing a single piece of equipment to do so. Adding the move into your regular routine will help you become stronger and leaner and can help offset everyday aches and pains. But why stick to the same old, …

Workouts

Why exercising on an empty stomach is the secret to weight loss

You may think you need food to fuel your workouts, but you are wrong.<p>Recently, the advice that suggests loading up on carbohydrates before exercise has been called into question. Yes, consuming carbs before exercise can increase performance in certain fields like sprinting and sports that use power …

Tip: The Very Best Low-Body Mobility Exercise

If you're only going to do one mobility drill to improve your squat, this should be it.<p>The Ass Was Far Away From the Grass<p>As someone who struggled …

Senate panel says it will subpoena Michael Flynn businesses

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The leaders of the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee said on Tuesday they would subpoena two of former national security adviser Michael Flynn's businesses after Flynn declined to comply with a subpoena for documents in the panel's Russia probe.<p>"While we disagree with …

Black Hole Or Supernova Star Explosion? Scientists Spot Galaxy’s Mysterious Bright Spot

Scientists may have found a new supernova explosion or supermassive black hole in a galaxy about 600 million light years from Earth after pointing a …

Manafort turns over hundreds of pages of documents to Senate intel

<b>(CNN) —</b> Paul Manafort, the former Trump campaign manager, turned over more than 300 pages of documents to the Senate intelligence committee related to its investigation of Russian election meddling, according to a source familiar with the Senate probe.<p>The documents included drafts of speeches, …

Senate Intel Cmte. Will Subpoena Two of Flynn’s Businesses

Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) joins to discuss what the Senate Intelligence Committee plans to do about Michael Flynn pleading the Fifth for their …

North Korea on 'inevitable' path to nuclear ICBM: US

North Korea - if left unchecked - is on an "inevitable" path to obtaining a nuclear-armed missile capable of striking the United States, a senior US defence official says.<p>The remarks by Defence Intelligence Agency Director Lieutenant-General Vincent Stewart at a Senate hearing on Tuesday are the …

Beyond just promise, CRISPR is delivering in the lab today

There’s a revolution happening in biology, and its name is CRISPR.<p>CRISPR (pronounced “crisper”) is a powerful technique for editing DNA. It has …

Could Humans Ever Regenerate a Limb?

If you cut the leg off a salamander, it grows back. Humans, however, can't manage the trick. The reasons are far from simple, and to some extent are …

Cell Biology

Inside Trump’s anger and impatience — and his sudden decision to fire Comey

Every time FBI Director James B. Comey appeared in public, an ever-watchful President Trump grew increasingly agitated that the topic was the one that he was most desperate to avoid: Russia.<p>Trump had long questioned Comey’s loyalty and judgment, and was infuriated by what he viewed as the …

Donald Trump

This Custom Compiled Chromium OS Is Designed for Desktop and Laptop Computers

<b>GNU/Linux developer Arne Exton informs us about the availability of the second build of his custom compiled Chromium OS distribution, ChromX, an</b> …

The 7-week workout plan to add years to your life

You’re a 35-year-old desk jockey with the heart of a 60-something couch potato? Join the club, Jack.<p>But there’s hope for you yet: Ulrik Wisløff, …

Exercise

Scientists Are About to Switch on a Telescope That Could Photograph a Black Hole's Event Horizon

We're about to peer into the abyss.<p>Black holes are among the most fascinating objects in the known Universe. But despite the fact that they're …

Google's First Android Smart Watches To Be Made By Motorola, LG

Two of Google's most successful hardware partners of late are also the first to unveil their latest collaborations with the Mountain View monolith — this time on their respective debut smart watches running the just-announced Android Wear platform.<p>LG announced its upcoming G Watch and Motorola …