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Bribery trial reveals Jeff Sessions’ role in blocking EPA action targeting major donor

<i>This story was originally published by Mother Jones and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration.</i><p>When a coal executive and two …

How to Beat a Drug Test, According to Experts

Some of the detoxifying drinks may work.<p>I like to consider myself a pro on beating drug tests because I’ve passed numerous—even some close calls—while on probation, in prison, and on parole. I would have only tested positive for weed, but a dirty for marijuana could’ve sent me to “the hole” for 60 …

The Federal Government Basically Admitted Trump Lied to America

The president told Congress he had data showing immigrants were more likely than native-born Americans to be terrorists. That wasn't true.<p>Even before he became president, Donald Trump was known as a routine liar, a bullshit artist of the first order even by the standards of high-end real estate and …

How to make authentic Nashville hot chicken

Above all, Nashville is known for two things: music and hot chicken. Venture outside of Tennessee and, for the most part, fried chicken is fried …

A Lunar Lander-Inspired Tiny House is an Otherworldly Escape

Inspired by a picture of a lunar lander, a naval architect perches a tiny house in the shrub-steppe landscape of Eastern Washington.<p>Naval architect Kurt Hughes typically creates designs for the water, but when the Seattle–based designer saw a picture of a lunar lander, he couldn’t resist the …

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Beer-battered fish recipe

For the batter, mix the cornflour, plain flour and salt together in a large bowl. Make a well in the centre of the mixture and whisk in the ale and vinegar. Beat with a large metal whisk to make a smooth batter with the consistency of double cream.<p>For the fish, heat a deep, heavy-bottomed saucepan …

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19 Real, Scary Ghost Stories That Will Haunt Your Dreams

o you think you’ve seen or heard it all, the really scary ghost stories. At this point, nothing can scare you. We beg to disagree.<p>To prove there’s …

Harvard Bible scholar says passage condemning gays was rewritten — original specifically said gay sex was fine

The original version of Leviticus expressly permitted gay sex, a Biblical scholar writes in the New York Times. Idan Dershowitz is a fellow at …

America's Drinking Habits Are Killing More Young People, Study Suggests

Liver disease deaths are growing more common in the U.S. and disproportionately affecting younger Americans, according to a recent study.<p>The paper, …

It’s legal to discriminate against LGBT people in Michigan, says state Attorney General

Michigan has halted investigations of anti-LGBT discrimination, after the state’s Attorney General Bill Schuette issued a formal opinion that affirms …

11 Secret Ingredients That Will Make You a Better Cook

Elevate your cooking in an instant with help from these secret ingredients.<p><b>A splash of vinegar</b><p>Instantly brighten up a dish by adding a splash of …

Nine members of one family died in US lake tragedy, amid claims passengers were told not to worry about life jackets

Nine of the 17 people who drowned when an amphibious "duck boat" carrying 31 people capsized in stormy weather in Missouri were from the same family.<p>Another two members of that family survived, said a spokeswoman for Mike Parson, the Missouri governor.<p>Tia Coleman told WXIN-TV in Indianapolis that …

The 12 Best Flavors of THC Oil

The world of concentrates and extracts has opened up exciting new ways to consume cannabis. In many ways, vaporizing concentrates is a totally …

The 21 most disturbing lines from Donald Trump's press conference with Vladimir Putin

<b>(CNN) —</b> After meeting one-on-one for the better part of two hours in Helsinki, Finland, Presidents Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin made statements and then took a handful of questions from reporters. It was some kind of, um, performance, from Trump as he sought to cast Russia's meddling in the 2016 …

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99 Of The Most Important Cat Tweets Of All Time

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This device lets you grow weed while literally doing nothing

Ever wanted to grow some of that sweet devil’s lettuce in your own home? Well, thanks to Cloudponics’ GroBox, you can start cultivating your own crop while barely lifting a finger.<p>The GroBox is the first fully-automated, uh, grow box on the market. According to Cloudponics, at least. This is one of …

The unfounded conspiracy rumblings about the Supreme Court and Trump Tower Chicago

<i>"Just to state this: Justice Kennedy's son gave a billion dollar loan to Trump when no one would give him a dime, and Justice Kennedy has been ruling in favor of the Trump Administration position for 2 years as the Court decides 5-4 case after 5-4 case."</i><p>- <b>Neera Tanden</b>, president of the Center for …

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Bathroom extractor fans – everything you need to know

Puzzled by ventilation choices for your bathroom? Check out our ultimate guide<p>Are you thinking about investing in a bathroom extractor fan? When you …

Peter Strzok just gave a hard-to-rebut defense of the objectivity of the Russia investigation’s origins

By Philip Bump<p>Philip Bump<p>National correspondent focused largely on the numbers behind politics<p>Email Bio Follow<p>To hear President Trump tell it, FBI agent Peter Strzok was hopelessly biased against him and his candidacy. Trump has tweeted criticisms of Strzok repeatedly, often in personally …

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The 10 Best THC Oil Vape Pens To Celebrate 710 Day

What? Here you thought we were going to only have one stoner holiday in this country? Not so fast.<p>Today, July 10th, is known as “710 Day” and it is …

What If Trump Has Been a Russian Asset Since 1987?

On June 14, 2016, the Washington <i>Post</i> reported that Russian hackers had broken into the Democratic National Committee’s files and gained access to its …

How To Build A Summer Body (If You’ve Left It Too Late)

A summer body workout needn't take up half the year. Using a mix of heavy metal weights and high-intensity circuits, you can craft a holiday physique …

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How To Pass A Drug Test: The Definitive Guide (2018)

So you need to pass a drug test? Well, you’re not alone. Whether applying for a new job, getting a random screen from your current employer, or …

We Made A List Of All The Anti-LGBT Stuff Trump Has Done As President

The White House claims Trump is "supportive of LGBTQ rights.” Here's a list of the actions his administration has taken to roll back those rights.<p>When Donald Trump ran for president, he pledged he would be an LGBT ally, even carrying an "LGBTs for Trump" rainbow pride flag at a rally in 2016. …

Trump, again and again, describes a world detached from reality

This week repeated a striking, if familiar, pattern: President Trump described a world detached from reality.<p>On Twitter, at the White House, and on …

THE CIA DECLASSIFIED DOCUMENTS CONFIRMS EXTRATERRESTRIAL ACTIVITY ON OUR PLANET

Having a glimpse into the latest declassified UFO files and high ranking government officials statements, we are witnessing how UFO phenomenon all of …

NASA ANNOUNCED THAT IT COMMUNICATED WITH FOUR RACES OF ALIENS

“Sorry. We just kinda assumed everyone knew about it” NASA spokeswoman Trish Chamberson told a packed press conference at their headquarters in …

Real Nacho Cheese Sauce Recipe

"Great on any Mexican dish. I use any leftover cheese sauce to make enchiladas."<p>Ingredients<p>1 1/2 tablespoons butter<p>1 tablespoon cornstarch<p>1/2 cup …

The Best Websites for Finding a Private Campsite

The sharing economy of Uber and Airbnb has come to camping. These sites connect you to private lands where you can camp.<p>1. Tentrr<p>Ideal for new campers, or folks looking for built-in comfort, Tentrr sites include a 10-by-12-foot canvas tent with a queen-size cot, fire pit, drinking water, sun …

How to throw a punch

Without hurting yourself more than your opponent.<p>The punching-bag game at the arcade or county fair always looks so tempting. After all, punching seems like the easiest thing in the world: You ball up your fist and hurl it toward your target, just like in the movies. In reality, however, there’s a …

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