Lazar Ogarevic

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IRS Now Blocking 362,000+ Americans From Getting Passports

At the end of 2015, Congress approved and President Obama signed into law the “Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act” or “FAST Act.” The stated …

Personal Finance

How to restore your car's black trim the right way

Along with headlight lenses, black trim is about the most frail part of the modern car. Do they design these parts to go bad? It seems like it, but it's the curse of living near a giant UV-radiating orb. Here's the right way to fight back against your car turning one shade of gray.<p>1. Restore the …

Home Improvement

Emergency Rooms Run Out of Vital Drugs, and Patients Are Feeling It

CHICAGO — George Vander Linde tapped a code into the emergency room’s automated medicine cabinet. A drawer slid open and he flipped the lid, but found nothing inside.<p>Mr. Vander Linde, a nurse, tried three other compartments that would normally contain vials of morphine or another painkiller, …

Hurricane Maria

FBI: Cleveland Man Charged in Suspected July 4 Terror Plot

A Cleveland man was charged with terrorism after telling an undercover agent that he wanted to detonate a bomb in the city on July 4th, and …

Al-Qaeda

Disney wins antitrust approval to purchase most of Fox

The US Justice Department has agreed to a settlement with Disney that will allow it to purchase most of 21st Century Fox's assets.<p>As part of the settlement, Disney will have to sell off 22 of Fox's regional sports networks.<p>Disney's purchase isn't yet final. The settlement must first be approved by …

Media Industry

Trump responds to Harley-Davidson, says it's waving the 'White Flag' by moving production out of US because of tariffs

President Donald Trump late on Monday went after iconic American motorcycle company Harley-Davidson after the company announced it was moving some production out of the US.<p>Harley announced Monday that because of the European Union's new tariffs on US motorcycles — which came in retaliation for …

Donald Trump

A new supervolcano is brewing under Massachusetts, Vermont and New Hampshire

Something unexpected has been gradually making itself known to geologists in the United States. A huge mass of molten rock is creeping upwards beneath the nation’s north eastern states.<p>“The upwelling we detected is like a hot-air balloon, and we infer that something is rising up through the deeper …

Volcanoes

What Is Employee 'Ghosting'? How Companies Created Their Own Worst Nightmare

Employers have been 'ghosting' workers for years; now the tables have turned. Here's how to improve the situation.<p>Over the weekend, LinkedIn published a fascinating story on what has become many companies' newest nightmare: employee "ghosting."<p>"In fields ranging from food service to finance, …

Relationships

Too smart, too successful: Mongolia’s superwomen struggle to find husbands

Highly educated women far outnumber men in the capital – making it difficult for them to find a partner<p>At the UB comedy club at the back of a bar in central Ulaanbaatar, the audience is overwhelmingly female. Groups of smartly dressed women, just out of the office, sip from bottles of beer while …

Mongolia

The Cheapest Places to Travel for Each Month of the Year

Domestic: Los Angeles<p>You can save 33 percent on hotels in the city of angels this month, when the nightly average rate for four-star properties dips …

Fort Lauderdale

Author who studies millionaires: 240 minutes a day separates the rich from everyone else

There are 1,440 minutes in each day. That is the one common denominator we all share. With respect to time, we are all on equal footing. And most …

Self-improvement

Is Angel Rich The New Steve Jobs?

Washington, DC native <b>Angel Rich</b> has developed an innovative app called Credit Stacker that teaches students about personal finance, credit …

Al Sharpton

Paul Ryan Has Sacrificed the Rest of His Principles

To keep his job for the next 200 days, the speaker caves in to Trump's cruelty on immigration.<p>Paul Ryan, departing ingloriously from Congress in six months, has capitulated to Donald Trump and House right-wingers at the expense of the "Dreamer" immigrants who were brought to the U.S. at a young age.<p>…

Invasive plant that causes 3rd-degree burns, permanent blindness discovered in Virginia

Officials in Virginia are warning residents to be on the lookout after an invasive plant was found Tuesday in the northern part of the state that can cause third-degree burns and even permanent blindness.<p>The Massey Herbarium at Virginia Tech said in a Facebook post that 30 giant hogweed plants were …

Virginia Tech

These snakes slurp snails, and that's great for farmers

Not all snakes are scary.<p>Snakes slurping slimy snails—try saying that five times fast. Scientists are celebrating the discovery of five new species of snakes in Ecuador with rather strange eating habits: a modified jaw allows these serpents to scoop snails right out of the shell.<p>“They looked …

Zoology

FEMA Blamed Delays In Puerto Rico On Maria; Agency Records Tell Another Story

<b>Updated at 5:50 p.m. ET</b><p>A month after Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico, Army Lt. Gen. Jeffrey Buchanan stepped off a helicopter in the town of Ceiba with a mission: Get relief supplies to people in need.<p>He and FEMA's regional administrator, Thomas Von Essen, told the town's mayor and other mayors …

Caribbean

'Crimea is ours, Trump is ours!' Russian state TV celebrates president standing up for Putin at G7

A news program on Russia’s state television network celebrated this week after seeing a report about President Donald Trump standing up for Russian …

Hannity clip from 2016 campaign comes back to haunt Trump after Manafort gets sent to jail

President Donald Trump insisted Paul Manafort had “nothing to do” with the Republican presidential campaign he chaired — but an old Sean Hannity …

The best description I've heard for the Trump Presidency so far.

On one of the early afternoon shows yesterday on MSNBC, the host had two lawyers on, discussing the Trump Foundation civil charges. One of them was a …

A Macy’s Goes From Mall Mainstay to Homeless Shelter

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — Karleen Smith used to work at the Macy’s in Landmark Mall, putting price tags on summer dresses, housewares and the latest styles of shoes.<p>On Saturday, Ms. Smith, 57, returned to her former store, not as an employer or a customer, but as a resident.<p>The former Macy’s in this vacant …

Macy's

Democrats just won a Wisconsin special election Scott Walker didn’t want to have

It’s another round of big wins for Democrats in the Badger State.<p>Wisconsin Democrats just picked up a Republican-held state legislature seats in a duo of special elections on Tuesday, serving yet another wake-up call to Republicans in the state.<p>Democrat Caleb Frostman, the former head of the Door …

Donald Trump's big fail on North Korea: He didn't prepare and he got played

Kim Jong Un is a ruthless butcher. For Donald Trump to claim North Koreans love him shows how badly he misjudged Kim or just wanted a 'deal.' Any deal.<p>Here’s how hyperpartisan our bizarro world has become: Many of the same folks who, a few years ago, blasted President Obama for going to Cuba and …

Donald Trump

This Is the New 2020 Ford Explorer—in Cop-Car Form

New Police Interceptor Utility hybrid gives us our first glance at the new SUV.<p>The all-new 2020 Ford Explorer is getting an unconventional reveal. The production model hasn’t been shown yet, but we now basically know what it’ll look like thanks to these photos of the 2020 Ford Police Interceptor …

Evidence That New Tariffs, Not Immigrants, Are Costing Jobs

During the 2016 campaign, Donald Trump warned that immigrants were costing jobs and protectionist trade policies would lead to more jobs in America. Eighteen months into his presidency, the evidence shows the opposite – new tariffs are costing jobs and economic research continues to demonstrate …

Economics

Managing an Employee with a Bad Attitude? Just Focus on What This Person Does.

An employee who complains is tolerable if you set guidelines for what is acceptable behavior.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I teach leadership programs all over the country, and one of the most significant questions I get from leaders and managers in my …

3 Reasons Why I'll Never Sell To Local Businesses Again

Enterprises are the clients you want, not local businesses. I recently had a conversation with an entrepreneur who sells Facebook ads management services. He said he was selling these ads exclusively to local businesses like dentists, doctors, restaurants, et cetera.<p>In this article I’ll share three …

Scientists Think Dolphin Name Discovery is the "Coolest"

Male dolphins use individual names throughout their life.<p>In a video released alongside a fascinating new study, scientists are on a boat in the …

How Common Is Homosexuality in Animals?

Studies of animal sexual behavior have revealed that same-sex coupling is fairly widespread across all animal groups, from insects to reptiles to …

Biology

Math Bee: Honeybees Seem To Understand The Notion Of Zero

Honeybees understand that "nothing" can be "something" that has numerical meaning, showing that they have a primitive grasp of the concept of zero.<p>That's according to a newly published study in <i>Science</i>, which shows that bees possess a mathematical ability once thought to exist only in dolphins, …

Mathematics

5 winners and 2 losers from the first set of this week’s primary elections

Takeaways from New Jersey, Alabama, New Mexico, and other election results.<p>June 5 was the biggest primary day of the year — but it may take some time before all the election results are clear. Many of the most-watched races are in California, which closes polls late, counts votes slowly, and uses …