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Poll: Trump will take office as most unpopular president in at least 4 decades

After a tumultuous campaign and transition, President-elect Donald Trump will take the oath of office Friday as the least-popular incoming president in at least four decades, but a majority of Americans nevertheless express optimism that he will be able to fulfill campaign pledges to boost the …

Donald Trump

Heavy Screen Time Rewires Young Brains, For Better And Worse

There's new evidence that excessive screen time early in life can change the circuits in a growing brain.<p>Scientists disagree, though, about whether those changes are helpful, or just cause problems. Both views emerged during the Society for Neuroscience meeting in San Diego this week.<p>The debate …

The Brain

Donald Trump Is the Result of White Rage, Not Economic Anxiety

White rage got us here. While the economic anxiety of Trump supporters is often touted as the driving force behind the mogul’s electoral college …

Donald Trump

4 Ways to Become a Better Parent, According to Science

Every parent asks it at some point: <i>What is going on in my kid’s brain?</i><p>And if you don’t understand kids it can be hard to give them what they need to …

Kids

Five healthy money habits to teach your kids

It's never too early to start teaching your children healthy habits, and that includes financial ones. From an early age, children begin to observe their parents in all areas of life, including their spending and saving and how they talk about money. Kids pick up on our attitudes about money just …

Trump ally paid sexual assault victim critical of Clinton

WASHINGTON (AP) — A sexual-assault victim who is critical of Hillary Clinton and who appeared alongside Donald Trump before Sunday night's debate was paid $2,500 by a political action committee founded by Trump ally Roger Stone.<p>The Arkansas woman, Kathy Shelton, was sexually assaulted at age 12 and …

Government

Republicans tell Trump to quit, billionaire vows to press on

NEW YORK (AP) — A defiant Donald Trump insisted Saturday he would "never" abandon his White House bid, rejecting a growing backlash from Republican leaders nationwide who disavowed the GOP's presidential nominee after he was caught on tape bragging about predatory advances on women.<p>Trump's own …

Donald Trump

How the brain could be the next doping battleground

Elite sport is a constant search for a competitive advantage. Even athletes who stay on the right side of the law take a cocktail of vitamins and supplements, and use cryotherapy chambers and oxygen tents. Now, coaches and teams on the hunt for the next edge are turning to the brain. "Neural …

7 Trump-Hating Republicans Who Now Support Donald Trump

#NeverTrump? More like #OkayFineTrump.<p>Donald Trump's bid for the presidency has torn at the seams of the real estate magnate's own party, spawning a …

A Guide To The Many Conspiracy Theories Donald Trump Has Embraced

This election year may well go down as the conspiracy-theory election, thanks to Donald Trump's ceaseless efforts to inject unsubstantiated plots into the American political debate.<p>In an interview with the Washington Post Monday, Trump alleged, without evidence, that Hillary Clinton was involved in …

Government

The Hidden Workforce Expanding Tesla's Factory

On May 16, 2015, he climbed atop the paint shop roof and onto an unsecured tile, then fell nearly three stories to the factory floor. He broke both …

Silicon Valley

Democrats are gay, Republicans are rich: Our stereotypes of political parties are amazingly wrong

Here’s a quiz question for you: What percentage of Democrats identify as gay, lesbian or bisexual? Here’s another: What percentage of Republicans make more than $250,000 a year?<p>Got your answers? Now keep reading.<p>It’s pretty well known that Democrats and Republicans like each other less than they …

Political Science

Just What Were Donald Trump's Ties to the Mob?

I've spent years investigating, and here's what's known.<p>In his signature book, <i>The Art of the Deal,</i> Donald Trump boasted that when he wanted to build a casino in Atlantic City, he persuaded the state attorney general to limit the investigation of his background to six months. Most potential owners …

Donald Trump

Republicans have turned God upside down with their so-called “religious liberty”

Republicans pulled an intellectual switcharoo with the concept of religious freedom<p>God understands the concept of religious freedom.<p>Republicans, on the other hand, just don’t get it.<p>The Republican Party is seeking to enact laws all across the country permitting businesses to refuse to serve LGBT …

Religion

Donald Trump is the Southern Strategy on steroids: Why his candidacy is the realization of decades of GOP hate-mongering

GOPers will always deny that their party stokes racial resentments in the old Confederacy. Then what about Trump?<p>Anyone familiar with modern American politics has probably heard of "The Southern Strategy." And yet the notion that the Republican Party cynically began appealing to racism in the South …

Political Science

History lesson for Paul Ryan: The Republicans have always been Donald Trump’s party

Donald Trump unmasked a remodeled, civil conservatism that tried to dress its crass and insular elements in a suit<p>Amid the chaos, sadness and jubilation of Donald Trump as the Republican nominee, one should remember that Trump isn’t that far from the ideology the party promoted well into the 20th …

Political Science

They’re still not telling the real story: Donald Trump, Bernie Sanders, and the analysis you won’t hear on cable news

From Fox News to MSNBC, the pundits are too obsessed with this very second to notice the massive changes underfoot<p>After every presidential primary, we were treated to a new round of conventional wisdom about what things mean for both parties going forward. Yet, there's every reason to be deeply …

Political Science

A Look Back at Havana in All Its Glory

From Karl Lagerfeld to President Obama, Cuba has made its way onto seemingly everyone's itineraries lately. In case a jaunt there for Chanel's cruise show there in May isn't in the cards, here's a look back at Havana's best architecture and interiors over the years.

Backpacking Europe: 5 Unpopular, Cheap and Fascinating Cities

Backpacking Europe is beautiful because there are a lot of hidden gems. Below we list five towns that aren’t as famous as the largest European …

New Ways to Teach Young Children to Code

Even parents who don’t know programming are using games, apps to teach basic skills<p>Filip Icev, 10, writes code on his laptop at his home in Kirkland, Wash., using a visual-programming language called Scratch.<p>Annabel Clark for the Wall Street Journal<p>1 of 9<p>•••••<p>By<p>Sue Shellenbarger<p>Sue Shellenbarger<p>The …

Kids

The Fastest Way Through Customs Is With Your Phone

Want to Raise Resilient Kids? A Navy SEAL Says Always Do This | Inc.com

Resilience is defined as "the capacity to recover quickly from difficulties; toughness."<p>There's no surprise that it's a characteristic of some of the world's most successful people. It's also a required trait to endure and succeed in some of the toughest specialties in the U.S. military.<p>Over on …

Self-improvement

America's 21 Most Beautiful Campsites

From Death Valley to Glacier Bay, Alaska and back down to the Grand Canyon, we've got the country covered.<p>With 3,794,100 square miles of soaring mountains, pristine beaches and crystal clear lakes, the United States offers endless options for those looking to spend a few nights under the stars. But …

National Parks