Katherine Hangeland

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Michael Cohen and the End Stage of the Trump Presidency

On May 1, 2003, the day President George W. Bush landed on the U.S.S. Abraham Lincoln in front of the massive “Mission Accomplished” sign, I was in Baghdad performing what had become a daily ritual. I went to a gate on the side of the Republican Palace, in the Green Zone, where an American soldier …

Donald Trump

Andrew McCabe, Trump’s foil at the FBI, is fired hours before he could retire

Attorney General Jeff Sessions late Friday night fired former FBI deputy director Andrew Mc­Cabe, a little more than 24 hours before McCabe was set to retire— a move that McCabe alleged was an attempt to slander him and undermine the ongoing special counsel investigation into the Trump …

Donald Trump

Kushner’s Family Business Received Loans After White House Meetings

Early last year, a private equity billionaire started paying regular visits to the White House.<p>Joshua Harris, a founder of Apollo Global Management, was advising Trump administration officials on infrastructure policy. During that period, he met on multiple occasions with Jared Kushner, President …

Donald Trump

America Doesn’t Have a Gun Control Problem. We Have a White-People Problem

Last August, as my wife and I and two of our friends biked through the Great Allegheny Passage in McKeesport, Pa., a city 12 miles from Pittsburgh, I …

Paul Manafort's Fate Is Sealed

For the past decade, Rick Gates was fiercely loyal to his risk-taking boss. Not anymore.<p>There should be no denying Paul Manafort’s fate. Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s list of charges keeps on swelling—a repeatedly amended compendium of malfeasance that is now so long and so pointillistic that it …

Paul Manafort

Mueller's Message to America

The clear goal of the special counsel is to speak to the American public about the seriousness of Russian interference.<p>With yet another blockbuster indictment (why is it always on a Friday afternoon?), Special Counsel Robert Mueller has, once again, upended Washington. And this time, it is possible …

Donald Trump

White House reels as FBI director contradicts official claims about alleged abuser

The White House struggled Tuesday to contain a widening crisis over its handling of domestic violence allegations against a senior official, as it reeled after sworn testimony by the FBI chief directly contradicted what President Trump’s aides had presented as the official version of events.<p>FBI …

Donald Trump

A Reckoning with Women Awaits Trump

Donald Trump is the least mysterious figure in the history of the American Presidency. His infantile character, duplicity, cold-heartedness, and self-dealing greed are evident not merely to the majority of the poll-answering electorate but, sooner or later, to those who make the decision to work at …

Mueller seeks to question Trump about Flynn and Comey departures

Special counsel Robert S. Mueller III is seeking to question President Trump in the coming weeks about his decisions to oust national security adviser Michael Flynn and FBI Director James B. Comey, according to two people familiar with his plans.<p>Mueller's interest in the events that led Trump to …

Donald Trump

Vegan Breakfast Sandwiches with Cashew Cheese

Vegan Breakfast Sandwiches with Cholula Cashew Cheese<p>Most of the time when I veganize or make a meatless version of a classic recipe, it feels …

Breakfast

The Japanese words for “space” could change your view of the world

When you are the first person to arrive in a meeting room, do you think of it as being empty or full?<p>If you were raised in the West, a meeting room is made for people to meet. Therefore, if there are no people in that room, then of course it must be empty. As philosopher Henk Oosterling remarks, in …

Japan

'Entire aisles are empty': Whole Foods employees reveal why stores are facing a crisis of food shortages

Whole Foods is facing a crush of food shortages in stores that's leading to empty shelves, furious customers, and frustrated employees.<p>Many customers are blaming Amazon, which bought Whole Foods in August for $13.7 billion. Analysts have speculated that the shortages could be due to a spike in …

12 Hearty Recipes That Aren’t Calorie Heavy

Every year, I promise myself that I’ll kick things off on a healthy note. Yet, without fail, the cold gets the best of me and I fall back into eating …

10 Tips & Tricks for Running Your First Half Marathon

At the end of July, I overheard our in-house photographer, Colleen, chatting about how she had signed up for an upcoming half marathon amongst our …

Facebook Finally Blinks

Mark Zuckerberg’s radical decision to reinvent the News Feed is a plea for mercy.<p>Mark Zuckerberg moved fast and broke shit, lots of shit.<p>He broke journalism, by radically deflating the value of the digital advertising on which the livelihood of media now depends; he broke the reading habits of his …

10 Salad Containers That Will Make You Cry (With Joy!)

A wise salad sage once said that, "a salad is only as sad as its container." Although we'd argue that toppings and dressing play a major role, we …

Sleep vs. Exercise?

<b>Q. For working parents, it’s difficult to find time to exercise during the week, and early morning is often the only time slot available. Is it better for my overall health to get eight hours of sleep per night during the week but not have time to exercise, or to get six and a half to seven hours</b> …

Sleep

Birth Control Your Own Adventure

In September 2016, I curdled under the fluorescent light of a psychiatric clinic in San Francisco, trying to tune out the maddening buzz of the ballast. Opposite me sat a young psychiatrist with an expertly rehearsed concerned listening face. As she fondled her pearl necklace like prayer beads, I …

NASA's $1 Billion Probe Just Sent Back Mind-Meltingly Gorgeous New Images of Jupiter

?<p>NASA's $US1 billion Juno spacecraft completed its 10th high-speed trip around Jupiter on December 16.<p>The robot gets relatively close to the gas …

You walk every day without giving it a thought, but what if you could unlock a better, fitter, stronger you?<p>• Plus scroll down for step-by-step instructions<p>“Some people walk like this.” Joanna Hall, sports scientist, one-time TV fitness guru and now walking expert springs off to demonstrate a walk. …

Exercise

“I Was Just Checking In” and Other Words to Ban from Your Vocabulary

My studio mates and I were chatting about client communication the other week, and Colleen (otherwise known as 2nd Truth) mentioned this article on …

36 TV Shows to Watch in 2018

The year’s most anticipated series include Lena Waithe’s The Chi, the return of Jessica Jones and American Crime Story, and more.<p>If 2017 welcomed a fleet of film mainstays to the small screen, 2018 is further bolstering television’s status as the medium of choice for actors and directors. The next …

TV

Changing the Orientation of a Yoga Pose

by Nina<br>On the first day of this year we had a block party—no snow or even rain here in California. So it was one of those events where you barricade …

Spicy Gluten free Vegan Chickpea Flour Sticks

The post Spicy Gluten free Vegan Chickpea Flour Sticks appeared first on She loves biscotti.These Spicy Gluten Free Vegan Chickpea Flour Sticks were …

Most Personality Quizzes Are Junk Science. I Found One That Isn’t.

<i>Our science staff is trying to lead a more scientific life in 2018. Throughout the week, we’ll be questioning whether some of our favorite habits and</i> …

Psychology

The density of silence

Amid the last-minute scramble today on New Year’s Eve to jot down resolutions for 2018, it may appear odd to suggest that you include one on making …

Warrior Two

Occasionally, the couple’s work will directly overlap: Saer and a buddy built out the studio’s cubbies, coat tree, and altar, and any Huston and …

It sure looks as if Kirsten Gillibrand is running for president

Will Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) run for president in 2020? She has been quick to clamp down on any speculation about a 2020 bid. But her actions suggest otherwise. Gillibrand has staked out a particularly anti-Trump voting record in the Senate, which could distinguish her brand when Democrats …

Sexual Harassment