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Cornel West Blasts Obama for ‘Weak’ Response to Police Shootings

Cornel West had some harsh words for President Obama following his comments on the deaths of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, both of whom were fatally shot by police officers this week in Louisiana and Minnesota, respectively.<p>Speaking to the Washington Post Friday at the Democratic Party’s …

13 things mentally strong people don't do

In her book "13 Things Mentally Strong People Don't Do," Amy Morin writes that developing mental strength is a "three-pronged approach." It's about controlling your thoughts, behaviors, and emotions.<p>Read on for Morin's list of 13 things mentally strong people avoid at all costs.<p><i>This is an update of</i> …

Self-help

North Korea boasts of missile that can reach US bases

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un has heralded the test of a new medium-range missile that can reach US military bases across the Pacific. The UN …

US Senate Blocks Gun Controls That Would Stop Suspected Terrorists Buying Weapons

The US Senate has blocked a number of gun control reforms including one prohibiting the sale of weapons to suspected terrorists.<p>Anyone who has been …

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Donald Trump defends dismal campaign finance report: 'I understand money better than anybody'

The presumptive Republican presidential nominee said he understands money "far better" than Hillary Clinton, who ended May with $42.5 million cash on hand, and he blamed his campaign's anemic fundraising on a lack of support from the Republican Party.<p>"I understand money better than anybody," Trump …

The Supreme Court Just Shut Down Some Ridiculous Pro-Gun Arguments

Upholding Connecticut's assault weapons ban is progress, but there's still a long way to go.<p>WASHINGTON, D.C.—It was a big day for guns Monday on both sides of First Street, under the steadily melting trees and atop the steadily liquefying sidewalks. In the afternoon and evening, the U.S. Senate was …

8 tiny things people use to judge your personality

This survival mechanism makes it very hard to meet someone without evaluating and interpreting their behavior.<p>While we tend to think that our judgments are based on the content of conversations and other obvious behaviors, the research says otherwise.<p>In fact, the majority of our judgments are …

Psychology

The Pattern of Thinking That Can Ruin Relationships

Once we're in a close relationship, most of us want to relax and not worry about the relationship ending. But this level of ease may not come that …

Arabs, Muslims, and the US election

The US presidential election is being followed closely in the Arab world. Most observers there hope the next American leader will change course when …

Trump on Lewandowski firing: 'Time for a different kind of campaign'

Donald Trump lavished praise on fired campaign manager Corey Lewandowski Monday night, but told Fox News' Bill O'Reilly that the reshuffling signaled a shift in the campaign's strategy.<p>"I think Corey’s terrific. I watched him before. He was terrific toward me. Said I was a talented person. And he’s …

Trump says U.S. should adopt Israel’s racial profiling model, after Huckabee applauds Israel’s anti-Muslim policies

Far-right Republican leaders hope to emulate Israel, where over 50 laws discriminate against Palestinian citizens<p>Presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump has called for the U.S. to adopt racial profiling policies.<p>“I think profiling is something that we’re going to have to start thinking about as …