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Donald Trump said 11 false things in just 5 tweets Sunday morning

<b>(CNN) —</b> On Sunday morning, President Donald Trump tweeted. And tweeted. And tweeted.<p>Between 9:04 am and 9:37 am, Trump sent 5 tweets -- all around the same basic theme: He is being unfairly persecuted by special counsel Robert Mueller even as Mueller and the broader FBI overlook crimes by Democrats.<p>…

Donald Trump

Capitalism And Its Discontents

T<i>oday’s economic crisis is the most severe since the Great Depression. Some put the blame on greedy bankers who pawned off credit-default swaps,</i> …

How SpaceX plans to bring speedy broadband to the whole world

The first Starlink satellites are set to launch aboard a Falcon 9 on Thursday. It could be the start of a whole new way to share Elon Musk memes.<p>After a third delay, Thursday is now the day SpaceX plans to launch two small prototype satellites aboard a Falcon 9 rocket, the beginning of what Elon …

Space Exploration

Royal Foundry Craft Spirits Will Distill Old English Style

The Twin Cities is set for another addition to its already vibrant craft cocktail scene with the soon-to-be-open Royal Foundry Craft Spirits.<p>The Facebook page promises, “A new distillery that will infuse the Minneapolis craft cocktail scene with British flavour.” The distillery will be located in …

Optimizing Travel in the Cloud

As the population swells in urban centers, cities across the globe are looking for innovative solutions to outpace the need for mass transit.<p>We’re a species that’s drawn to urban living. Fifty-six percent of the world’s population lives in cities, and by 2050, that number is expected to jump to 66 …

What Makes A Great Leader?

Engagement is predominantly created and driven by an employee’s immediate leader. It is this relationship that is the number one factor in engagement …

Leadership

It's Time to Politicize the Terror Attack in Las Vegas

America is vulnerable to terrorist attack because of the political power of the National Rifle Association – full stop<p>On Sunday night, a domestic …

Guns

Cloud Computing holds off Classic Empire to win Preakness at Pimlico

Cloud Computing wins the 142nd running of the Preakness in Baltimore, taking potential Triple Crown out of play for Kentucky Derby winner Always Dreaming.<p>Cloud Computing wins the 142nd running of the Preakness in Baltimore, taking the Triple Crown out of play for Kentucky Derby winner Always …

Horse Racing

You can now buy the brains behind Amazon’s Alexa

The deep neural networks that power Amazon’s popular voice assistant are up for sale.<p>Developers will now be able to build their own virtual personal assistants for platforms like Facebook Messenger and Slack with a tool called Amazon Lex, the company announced at its Amazon Web Services Summit …

Machine Learning

Chilling Cold War episodes of “Mr. Rogers” have emerged, as if to warn Donald Trump against an arms race

Be it a vigilant citizen or purely cosmic happenstance, someone (or something) is trying to teach US president Donald Trump a lesson about recklessly inviting nuclear hostilities.<p>Last week, someone mysteriously uploaded a series of lost episodes of <i>Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood</i> to YouTube. The episodes, …

Donald Trump

China’s central bank thinks digital currency can do one thing cash can’t

China’s central bank, the People’s Bank of China (PBoC), has been working to develop its own digital currency. Having recently completed a trial run of its cryptocurrency based on blockchain technology, the PBoC is moving closer to becoming one of the first central banks to issue digital money.<p>The …

Central Banks

Why business travelers should think twice about booking through Airbnb

It’s not surprising that Airbnb, the peer-to-peer room rental service, has decided to court business travelers by pairing up with the travel expense manager Concur. Global business travel spending is shooting through the roof, and working with the deep-pocketed business travel world beats dealing …

Hospitality

Drop One Belt Size

The workout eliminates all excuses, too. You just need two dumbbells, a few feet of floor space, and a half an hour a few times a week to turn your body into a fat-burning machine. Want to give it shot? Combine this routine with a diet consisting of whole foods and lean proteins, and get ready to …

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Pushup Circuit for Strong Shoulders

The circuit works like this: Do each exercise—the pushup, the side pushup to your right, and the side pushup to your left—for 30 seconds, and then move on to the next one. Rest 15 seconds between each exercise. That's one round. Rest one minute, and repeat.<p>"You'll not only ignite muscle growth and …

7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often | Inc.com

Happiness: Everyone wants it, yet relatively few seem to get enough of it, especially those in their early 40s. (I'm no psychologist, but that's probably about when many of us start thinking, "Wait--is <i>this</i> all there is?")<p>Good news and bad news: Unfortunately, approximately 50 percent of your …

Happiness

Beats by Dre Pairs Soccer's Finest With Nicki Minaj and Lil Wayne

The new ad campaign featuring Neymar coincides with launch of redesigned Solo2 headphones<p>A new campaign for the launch of Beats by Dre's redesigned …

Lil Wayne

7 States Running Out Of Water: 24/7 Wall St.

In seven states drought conditions were so severe that each had more than half of its land area in severe drought. Severe drought is characterized by crop loss, frequent water shortages, and mandatory water use restrictions. Based on data from the U.S. Drought Monitor, 24/7 Wall St. reviewed the …

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25 Minimalist Wallets that Fit the Bill

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> This post has been updated to reflect new selections for 2015. <i>Additional Contribution by Nick Caruso.</i><p>Call them what you want — card …

Bots were responsible for bitcoin’s stratospheric ascent, anonymous report claims

Advertisement<p>6 Comments<p>Credit: Gigaom Illustration<p>An authoritative-looking report has appeared that suggests bitcoin‘s meteoric rise late last year — …

Here’s how to see everything that Facebook knows about you

Watch Dogs is already one of the most hyped game releases of the spring, but Ubisoft’s clever marketing campaign might convince a whole new crowd to …

Nail meet coffin: Mt. Gox asks to be liquidated

Mt. Gox, the embattled bitcoin exchange accused of using its customers' funds for its own purchases, losing hundreds of thousands of bitcoins, and …