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The market's record bull run relies on rocket fuel

Unless it's improbably interrupted, the bull run on Wall Street will become the longest on record this week, and — if most analysts are right — the …

Stock Markets

The future of food: Scientists have found a fast and cheap way to edit your edibles’ DNA

In a gleaming laboratory hidden from the highway by a Hampton Inn and a Denny’s restaurant, a researcher with the biotech firm Calyxt works the controls of a boxy robot.<p>The robot whirs like an arcade claw machine, dropping blips of DNA into tubes with pipettes. It’s building an enzyme that rewrites …

Genetics

Abraham Lincoln’s Warning

The 16th president of the United States knew what the 45th does not. The Declaration of Independence is at the core of our political inheritance.<p>An American can always benefit from rereading the Declaration of Independence. But I suspect that this Fourth of July is better spent with that document’s …

Unsealed documents detail tactics in Clinton email probe

Court documents approved for release in the lead-up to a massive Justice Department watchdog report on the FBI investigation into Hillary Clinton's private email account offer fodder for both critics and defenders of the bureau's work.<p>The newly unsealed court filings, obtained by POLITICO, may well …

Surveillance

What's in the two immigration bills getting a vote today

The House is expected to vote on two GOP immigration bills today — a bill championed by House Judiciary Committee chairman Bob Goodlatte and a …

Donald Trump’s Mommy Issues

He may not have bonded successfully with his mother and that made him the adult—and the politician—that he is.<p>Donald Trump is easily the most psychoanalyzed president of modern times. His decision-making style and behavior have been hotly debated by journalists, voters, politicians, world leaders …

Donald Trump

12 Modern Books That Will Become Classics, According To People On Reddit

There are certain books that feel almost inherently "classic." <i>To Kill A Mockingbird. Catcher in the Rye. Moby</i> freaking <i>Dick.</i> But do you ever wonder …

The Yellowstone Supervolcano Is a Disaster Waiting to Happen

Let's talk about this.<p>Yellowstone National Park sits squarely over a giant, active volcano. This requires attention.<p>Yellowstone has been a national …

Revealed: Secret list of Netflix codes that unlock hidden list of films and TV shows

Netflix has become an essential in many households - thanks to the range of both TV programmes and films it offers.<p>The popular streaming services …

Documentaries

Learn how to write a book with this 5-hour online course that's on sale

Everybody has a story to tell, even if they don't know it yet. Each one of us has an interesting perspective and unique experiences, but how do we …

Welcome, 'Little One': Critically Endangered Gorilla Born At National Zoo

This was years in the making: An adorable, critically endangered male lowland gorilla has been born at Smithsonian's National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute. Zoo staff have named him Moke [Mo-KEY], a name that means "little one."<p>He's the first one to be born at the National Zoo in nine …

Gorillas

Man's second face transplant is a world first

<b>(CNN) —</b> A man in Paris has become the world's first to successfully receive two facial transplants.<p>Jérôme Hamon, 43, underwent his first face transplantation procedure in 2010 to treat neurofibromatosis, a genetic disorder characterized by the growth of tumors along nerves in the skin, brain and …

Cleveland Clinic

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14 of the most awkward political moments, in photos

Uncomfortable handshakes. Exit blunders. Troublesome toasts. Awkward moments happen to everybody, including those in the political spotlight. In honor of Awkward Moments Day, POLITICO takes a look at some of those captured occasions.

25 Years of Satellite Data Uncover Alarming Error in Sea Level Measurements

Climate change is worsening faster than we thought.<p>The Earth is changing in ways that could cause an actual mass extinction during our lifetimes. In …

Global Warming

DNA suggests 10,000-year-old Brit had dark skin, blue eyes

LONDON (AP) — DNA from a 10,000-year-old skeleton found in an English cave suggests the oldest-known Briton had dark skin and blue eyes, researchers …

Sponsored: Why email is the hacker's weapon of choice

The days of typewritten memos are a distant memory, and virtually anyone with a job agrees that email is vital to a functioning business. This dependence makes it a prime tool for hackers, who seize upon our close relationship with email to trick us into opening malware or falling for a phishing …

‘Washington Was About to Explode’: The Clinton Scandal, 20 Years Later

In 1998, news broke that upended politics and sent a presidency hurtling toward impeachment. Twenty years later, an all-star panel tries to make sense of that moment—and what it tells us about our own.<p>Listen to the full conversation here.<p>Most journalists experience indelible moments that color our …

Donald Trump

An in-depth look at the Clinton - Lewinsky sex scandal

Focus on Flynn, Trump timeline suggests obstruction is on Mueller's mind

U.S. news<p>WASHINGTON — Special counsel Robert Mueller is trying to piece together what happened inside the White House over a critical 18-day period that began when senior officials were told that National Security Adviser Michael Flynn was susceptible to blackmail by Russia, according to multiple …

Donald Trump

Americans Aren’t As Divided As You Think

I spent a year traveling throughout Red America. To my liberal friends, don’t worry: It was just fine.<p>Every day, America is being misled by the political parties, our political leaders and the press. We are told that the other side – whether it’s liberals or conservatives, Democrats or Republicans …

Key Takeaways From Steve Bannon’s Interview With The Times

<i>Stephen K. Bannon, the executive chairman of Breitbart News and the former White House chief strategist, spoke with Jeremy W. Peters, a reporter for The New York Times, in a wide-ranging interview on Wednesday.</i><p><i>The following are highlights from the transcript of that interview, with analysis from</i> …

Republicans

What Straight People Say vs. What Gay People Hear

11 True Scary Stories That Can't be Explained Rationally

Have you ever experienced something paranormal, a bit strange, or downright terrifying but couldn't explain in scientific terms what happened to …

Mind

The Republican tax bill's small-business problem — most won't benefit from the special new rate

The House Republican plan to cut taxes for small businesses has a big problem: Most apparently won't benefit from it.<p>The typical small business, whether it's a sole proprietorship, partnership or limited liability company, doesn't pay taxes itself, but its owners do as individuals.<p>And already about …

Small Business

Memo Reveals Details of Hillary Clinton-DNC Deal

Elections<p>WASHINGTON — The Democratic National Committee struck a deal with Hillary Clinton in 2015 that gave her campaign input on some party hiring and spending decisions, but required they be related only to preparations for the general election, according to a memo obtained by NBC News. It also …

The Russia Scandal: Your Guide

<i>This article is part of the Opinion Today newsletter. You can sign up here to receive more briefings and a guide to the section daily in your inbox.</i><p>There is still far more that we don’t know about the Russia investigation than we do.<p>Below is a quick summary of the investigation’s major points — and …

FCC chairman pushes back on Trump's NBC tweets

FCC chairman Ajit Pai offered a measured response Tuesday to President Trump's tweets last week arguing for a challenge to broadcast licenses for NBC …

Donald Trump

2018 Color Trends - Caliente AF-290

Color Trends 2018<p>EXPLORE<p>Benjamin Moore’s Color of the Year, Caliente AF-290, is strong, radiant and full of energy.<p>Facebook<br>• Pinterest<br>• Twitter<p><i>"Caliente</i> …

Living Room Color Ideas & Inspiration

Shifting into Neutral<p>Neutral colors are natural color choices for a living area. Often living rooms and family rooms are open to other areas of the …