James DiGeorgia

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Paul Manafort’s Lawyers May Have Broken the Law

Last week, Paul Manafort signed a cooperation agreement with special counsel Robert Mueller and pleaded guilty to charges that included conspiracy …

Paul Manafort

The Demise of Emerging Markets Has Been Grossly Exaggerated

The recent selloff in Emerging Market (EM) currencies and rates has generated a market narrative that the EM cycle may already be over. We think this …

The United Nations Braces for Donald Trump's Second Appearance—And He Should Prepare for Blowback

Next week Donald J. Trump returns to the United Nations for the annual opening of the UN General Assembly. While Trump exceeded expectations during …

Donald Trump

Opposition to Kavanaugh grows, support at historic low: Reuters/Ipsos poll

(Reuters) - A growing number of Americans said they opposed President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh, as the candidate’s confirmation hearings took place and as he fended off a sexual assault claim, a Reuters/Ipsos poll showed.<p>FILE PHOTO: Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh …

U.S. Supreme Court

Republicans ‘duck and cover’ on pre-existing conditions

GOP candidates can’t neutralize attacks over Obamacare’s most popular protections.<p>Republicans are struggling to convince voters they will protect people with pre-existing conditions as Democrats trying to build a blue wave for November pound them for threatening to take away sick people’s health …

Health Care

Trump to America: This Hurricane Is Wet 'from the Standpoint of Water'

He also called it "not good," "a nasty one," "a big one," and "tough" three times.<p>A few days before Hurricane Florence made landfall, Trump warned America about the storm in what was arguably the weirdest way humanly possible, eloquently declaring that the thing was "tremendously big and …

Hurricane Harvey

Hangar 18 revealed the big secret: The remains of UFO and Alien bodies are kept in this secret base (Video)

For All Lovers In The Life Of Some Other Alien Dimensions, This Documentary Should Not Be Missed!Ever since 1947, from the time of the mysterious …

UFOs

Fewer Than Half of Americans Believe the Trump Administration Is 'Competent'

More people trust what’s in Bob Woodward’s new book <i>Fear</i> than believe Donald Trump’s administration is “competent.”<p>In a new Axios survey of 2,173 U.S. …

Trump Administration

The Chinese Retaliation That Would Crush The US Economy

S&P 500 Index<p>The S&P 500 popped Tuesday and reclaimed the psychologically significant 2,900 level as trade war rhetoric escalated. As it stands, the …

S&P 500

This Genius, Ridiculously Fudgy Brownie Cake Has No Butter or Oil—but How?

<i>Every week in Genius Recipes—often with your help!—Food52 Creative Director and lifelong Genius-hunter Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that will change the way you cook.</i><p>This cake didn’t start out as a diet cake (nor does it, in practice, taste like one). Yet there it is, acting like the …

Recipes

This 2,600-page Marvel Comics box set is the ultimate gift for Avengers fans

This December, Marvel Comics is preparing to bring us the ultimate Avengers comic book box set, and if the price tag isn't too steep for you, it …

Marvel Comics

You’ve heard of 5G, but what about the quantum internet?

Last year, scientists from the University of Science and Technology of China took Schrödinger's cat into space. Not literally. The cat was the …

Qubits

I’m not totally freaked out by Trump’s trade war with China—yet:

Things could get out of control, but they haven't (for now).

Tariffs

"Nuclear pasta" ranked strongest material in the universe

Forget steel, forget diamond and even forget everyone's favorite wonder material graphene – "nuclear pasta" may be the strongest material in the …

Neutron Stars

Republicans Would Love a Hearing Without Christine Blasey Ford. Democrats Might Gift It to Them.

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley. Alex Wong/Getty ImagesListen carefully enough from any point within the Beltway, and you’ll hear …

Chuck Grassley

Trump adviser eyes entitlement cuts to plug U.S. budget gaps

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A top economic adviser to President Donald Trump said on Monday he expects U.S. budget deficits of about 4 percent to 5 percent of the country’s economic output for the next one to two years, adding that there would likely be an effort in 2019 to cut spending on entitlement …

Liberal View

TV actor Tom Selleck quits NRA board of directors

(Reuters) - Actor Tom Selleck, star of such TV crime dramas as "Magnum, P.I." and "Blue Bloods" and an ardent gun collector, has resigned from the National Rifle Association's board of directors.<p>“Tom Selleck has stepped down from the board of the NRA due to his work schedule," his publicist, Annett …

NRA

U.S. procurement demand on Canada, Mexico fading from NAFTA: sources

The United States has backed away from its contentious demands for lucrative procurement projects in the renegotiation of the North American free-trade agreement, The Canadian Press has learned.<p>Mexico and Canada are both quietly taking credit for standing firm against the controversial U.S. …

Canadian Government

What everyone’s forgetting about Paul Manafort

<i>Diana Pilipenko is associate director for anti-corruption and illicit finance at the Center for American Progress.</i><p>President Trump’s defenders responded to the news of Paul Manafort’s plea deal on Friday with the usual refrain: His case has nothing to do with the Trump campaign or allegations that …

Opinion

Thumb arthritis: What to know

Arthritis is a condition that happens when a joint begins to wear away or develop irritation. It can affect any joint, including the thumb. Thumb …

Pain

ABC: Dossier Was Stalled In NY FBI Office For Weeks After Russia Probe Launched

The Christopher Steele “dossier,” which contains salacious claims about President Trump and his ties to Russia, was reportedly stuck in a FBI field …

Christopher Steele

How to Do a Squat Without Messing Up Your Knees

Squats might be the most important part of your workout and most people have never done one correctly.<p>Every time I attend a HIIT class, I let the instructor know ahead of time that I’m not going to be participating in any knee-intensive shenanigans—box jumps, for example. I’ve got old-lady knees, I …

New York City

In Secret Calls, Putin Cultivated Trump's Anger at the "Deep State"

Yet more evidence that Vladimir Putin has continued to ply President Trump with opposition to US intelligence and the so-called “deep state” during …

Donald Trump

Medicare supplement plans are changing: What you need to know

CHICAGO (Reuters) - If you are buying a Medicare supplemental policy in the United States, make sure you choose your insurance carefully over the next few months.<p>At the end of 2019, the doors will close on Plan F, which is considered the Cadillac plan of supplemental insurance policies known as …

Insurance

Grassley's Shameless Lies, Edition 57

Let’s begin with a simple point. Senate Republicans left a Supreme Court seat vacant for more than a year for simple politics. Any argument that …

Republicans

Trump is gutting America’s refugee program even though most Americans support it

A day after announcing that the U.S. plans to accept the fewest number of refugees in modern history next year, the State Department justified the decision by saying many refugees don’t want to come to the U.S. anyway.<p>Heather Nauert, the State Department’s chief spokesperson, defended the Trump …

Trump Administration

Willie Nelson laughs at Trump’s base for just discovering the iconic country star supports Democrats

<b>Willie Nelson on "The View" (ABC/Paula Lobo)</b><p>Willie Nelson’s visit to “The View” on Tuesday began with a derisive laugh at President Donald Trump’s supporters<p>Brendan Skwire<p>September 19, 2018 5:10pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on Raw Story<p>Willie Nelson’s Tuesday visit to "The View" began …

Willie Nelson

The Best Books Of 2018 We Can't Wait To Read This Year

This is how I know I’m reading an incredible book. All of the day’s obligations — making my bed, walking to the subway, cooking dinner — become …

Books

10 Delicious Hummus Recipes (Because Store-Bought Ones Are Always Getting Recalled)

What can we say about hummus? While it’s delicious, healthy and satisfying as a veggie dip, it’s prone to being recalled due to illness-causing …

Recipes

Barley tea is the sleep-enhancing, constipation-easing beverage your cozy nights need

When it comes to bedtime tea rituals, chamomile and lavender tend to get the heartiest steeping of love. And while yes, both of those …

Immune System