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Dan Quinn's explanation for the Falcons' epic Super Bowl collapse is 100% correct

Dan Quinn isn’t overreacting to the Falcons’ infamous Super Bowl collapse. As you very well know, Atlanta blew a 28-3 lead in the second half against the Patriots, which may have convinced a more irrational coach to make wholesale changes.<p>Not Quinn.<p>(Yes he did make a change at defensive …

NFL

Why Tata Martino went from coaching big stars to becoming big MLS coaching star

NEW YORK – The most famous member of Atlanta United is 54 years old and has receding, salt-and-pepper hair, an indelible tan and a generous smile. …

The So-Called Scariest Film of 2017 Has a Terrifying New Trailer to Match

Not for the faint-hearted.<p>There are candles, red doors, a mysterious virus, forests, suspicion, nocturnal terrors, guns, claustrophobia, dogs, and gas masks; if its latest trailer is anything to go by <i>It Comes at Night</i> might just be that rarest of cinematic beasts: a modern horror film that isn't …

Super News

Super News

Vast Wealth Held by Trump's Top Aides, Documents Show

White House<p>There are hundreds of millions of dollars around President Donald Trump in the White House — not his own, but the massive assets and eye-popping income of his top staffers, according to new disclosures released Friday night.<p>Trump's daughter, Ivanka, and son-in-law Jared Kushner— who both …

All 12 terror raid arrests over Westminster attack released without charge

All the people arrested in raids following the killing of four people outside Parliament have now been released without charge.<p>In the immediate aftermath of Adrian Ajao's attack, Scotland Yard raided several properties across the country, including homes in London and Birmingham.<p>It came as four …

Trump signs resolution allowing U.S. states to block family planning funds

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump on Thursday signed a resolution that will allow U.S. states to restrict how federal funds for contraception and reproductive health are spent, a move cheered by anti-abortion campaigners.<p>"This is a major pro-life victory," said the most powerful …

Stephen King on Donald Trump: ‘How do such men rise? First as a joke’

He’s written novels with eerily similar plotlines – but how did Trump become president? The only way to find out: inject a panel of fictional voters with truth serum...<p>I started thinking Donald Trump might win the presidency in September of 2016. By the end of October, I was almost sure. Thus, when …

Stephen King

‘Colossal’ Review: Giant-Monster Movie Is Slyest WTF Rom-Com in Ages

A Godzilla-like monster is on the loose in South Korea … and he seems to be mimicing the drunken gyrations of a New York party girl. Wait, what?</i> …

Hundreds pack Texas Capitol for transgender bathroom debate

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Hundreds of transgender-rights supporters packed the Texas Capitol on Tuesday, seeking to speak out against a North …

Nominee to be Navy secretary withdraws

By Missy Ryan<p>Missy Ryan<p>Reporter covering the Pentagon, military issues and national security<p>Email Bio Follow<p>The Trump administration’s choice to become the next Navy secretary has pulled his name from consideration, the Pentagon said Sunday, the second nominee to head a military service who has …

Trump Administration

George W. Bush on Trump and Russia: 'We all need answers'

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former President George W. Bush said Monday "we all need answers" on the extent of contact between President Donald Trump's team …

Trump meets insurers, promises catastrophic year for Obamacare

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump told several chief executives of large insurance companies on Monday that 2017 will be a “catastrophic” year for the Affordable Care Act as he seeks to make good on a campaign promise to repeal the measure.<p>Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price …

Health Care

The Latest: Trump meets with leaders of black colleges

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local):<p>6:25 p.m.<p>President Donald Trump is meeting with the leaders of the nation's …

George W. Bush: Free Press 'Indispensable to Democracy'

U.S. news<p>George W. Bush on Monday broke with President Trump and called the media "indispensable to democracy."<p>In his first in-depth interview since Trump's inauguration, the former president took aim at the current White House occupant's oft repeated claim that the mainstream media is the "enemy …

White House calls for $54B bump in defense spending, sharp domestic cuts

The Trump administration has not said how much money it will ask Congress to spend in total.<p>The White House took its first steps Monday toward what would be a dramatic reshuffling of the $3 trillion-plus federal budget, sending guidance to agencies that calls for a $54 billion increase in defense …

Defense Budgets

Trump administration orders EPA to axe climate change page from site

After barring the Environmental Protection Agency and its staff from discussing or disseminating any climate-related news to outsiders, President Donald Trump’s administration has reportedly instructed the EPA to take down the climate change page from its website, Reuters reports.<p>Citing undisclosed …

Amazon now has over 250 Dash Buttons for easy ordering

The online retailer added over 50 new brands today.<p>What I initially thought was an April Fool's joke now counts 250 different options to its name. I'm talking about Amazon's Dash Button and today the online retailer announced that the total number of one-touch ordering devices has hit the …

eCommerce

Elon Musk says mysterious 'tunnel' project making progress

Elon Musk is already going high, and now he says he's going low. Subterranean, apparently.<p>Just weeks after suddenly tweeting "Traffic is driving me nuts" and "am going to build a tunnel boring machine and just start digging," the SpaceX and Tesla founder says it's on the verge of …

Methods of Covert Entry and Engineered Bypass Tools

Anything that can be accessed by an authorized person can be accessed by an unauthorized person. The key to defense is making that access as …

Beyoncé, Cornel West, Flavor Flav, More Appear in “The Simpsons” Hip-Hop Episode

The latest episode of “The Simpsons” is a <i>Great Gatsby</i>-themed hip-hop episode, “The Great Phatsby,” featuring appearances from RZA, Common, Snoop Dogg, and Taraji P. Henson. While they appeared later in the episode, an early scene at the mansion of rap mogul character “Jay G” revealed a slew of …

Cloudflare and CREDO are still gagged from talking about national security letters

For more than a decade, CEOs of major tech companies have opened innocuous envelopes to find letters from the FBI inside, letters that demand these CEOs share information about their customers without telling anyone — except their lawyers — about it.<p>In 2013, the government estimated that it issued …

50 Greatest Horror Movies of the 21st Century

50<p>‘Don’t Breathe’ (2016)<p>Three years after he made his feature-film debut with a surprisingly good <i>Evil Dead</i> reboot, filmmaker Fede Alvarez directed …

Dinosaur footprint among largest on record discovered in Mongolia's Gobi Desert

Scientists have unearthed in Mongolia's Gobi Desert one of the biggest dinosaur footprints ever recorded, measuring over a metre in length.<p>The enormous print, which measures 106cm (42 inches) in length and 77cm in width and dates back more than 70 million years, offers a fresh clue about the giant …

The badly beaten bodies of four teens from the same school have been found in the past month

By Amy B Wang<p>Amy B Wang<p>General assignment reporter covering national and breaking news<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Barely a month into the new academic year, a Long Island high school community is reeling after four of its students were found dead, victims of what police suspect is gang-related violence.<p>Police …

Crime

Russian planes dropped bombs that destroyed UN aid convoy, US officials say

If confirmed, the claim of direct Russian involvement in the bombing that killed at least 20 people in Syria would have far-reaching consequences<p>US defence officials now believe that Russian planes dropped the bombs that destroyed a UN aid convoy and killed at least 20 people, the Guardian has …

New York bombing: Investigators seek 2 witnesses

<b>New York (CNN) —</b> Investigators searching for evidence after a bomb exploded in New York say they're looking for two witnesses who could help them in the case.<p>The FBI wants to speak with two men allegedly seen on surveillance video removing a pressure cooker with wires and duct tape on it from a …

Extremism