Lizbeth Medina

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6 key takeaways from the GOP memo alleging FBI bias in the Russia investigation

By Amber Phillips<p>Reporter, The Fix<p>Republicans claim that when the FBI got a secret court order to spy on former Trump campaign adviser Carter Page during the election, it relied “extensively” on information from a politically motivated British ex-spy who was being funded by Democrats to find dirt …

Mexican engineers flood Tesla hiring event in Monterrey

MONTERREY, Mexico (Reuters) - Engineers from across Mexico streamed into a cramped hotel lobby in the industrial city of Monterrey for a chance of a job with the U.S. electric vehicle maker Tesla Inc (TSLA.O), which is looking south of the border for talent in short supply at home.<p>A security …

GOP Congressman Raul Labrador: 'Nobody Dies Because They Don’t Have Access to Health Care'

Rep. Raul Labrador (R-Idaho) came under fire Friday after he said that “nobody dies” from a lack of health care coverage at a town hall at …

Justin Trudeau is not the leader of the free world

My prime minister, Justin Trudeau, enjoys a public image as the anti-Donald Trump. A young, sensitive, feminist, environmentalist with a progressive stance on marijuana; a welcoming attitude toward foreigners; and a glorious head of natural hair, he seems in every way the opposite of the U.S. …

Trump's abrupt shifts on NAFTA blindside allies Canada, Mexico

Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto and most of his government were miles away from Mexico City on Wednesday, sitting on a grandstand under the hot midday sun, watching an aviation demonstration at a military base, when the news started to filter through.<p>In cellphone messages and traded remarks, …

Judge blocks Trump’s order on sanctuary cities

A federal judge has blocked a directive from President Donald Trump seeking to deny federal funding to so-called "sanctuary cities" and other localities that decline to cooperate in enforcement of federal immigration laws.<p>San Francisco-based U.S. District Court Judge William Orrick issued a …

Justice Department Warns 'Sanctuary Cities,' With Grant Money At Risk

<b>Updated at 7:15 p.m. ET.</b><p>The U.S. Justice Department has escalated its approach to so-called sanctuary cities, writing at least eight jurisdictions Friday to put them on notice they could be failing to cooperate with immigration authorities.<p>Alan Hanson, the acting assistant attorney general for the …

Evolution: Library: Managing the Conflict Between Evolution & Religion

Lee Meadows<p>Elizabeth Doster<p>David F. Jackson<p>The creation versus evolution conflict smolders on. Courts and curriculum committees have closed the issue …

Evolution

Mexico: Let's get NAFTA done now

President Trump wants a new trade deal with Mexico.<p>Mexico's message: Let's get it done soon before it's too late.<p>"It will be in the best advantage of the countries involved that we finish this negotiation within the context of this year," Mexico's economy secretary Ildefonso Guajardo told CNNMoney …

E.P.A. Accidentally Issues Press Release Slamming Trump’s Climate Policy

A quote misattributed to a Republican senator criticized Trump for dismantling Obama-era climate-change laws.<p>Two days after President <b>Donald Trump</b> signed an executive order rolling back <b>Barack Obama’s</b> Climate Action Plan, easing fracking restrictions and reversing the previous administration’s …

Einstein's Theory of Special Relativity

The theory of special relativity explains how space and time are linked for objects that are moving at a consistent speed in a straight line. One of …

Physics

Anthony Bourdain Reveals His Secret for Making Perfect Scrambled Eggs

It's so much easier than you think.<p>Scrambled eggs might seem like a simple dish, but there's a lot of debate about how to make them the right way.<p>Top chef Anthony Bourdain is here to settle this breakfast dispute, once and for all. In a recent video for Tech Insider, the culinary king shared his …

OMG: Netflix has a secret page that will take your binge-watching to the next level

Just when we thought we knew everything about our beloved streaming app, this bomb dropped in our laps: There’s a secret Netflix page where users can …

US Federal Reserve poised to raise interest rates for third time since crisis

The US Federal Reserve is poised to raise interest rates this week for only the third time since the financial crisis.<p>Financial markets have fully priced in a 0.25 percentage point rate hike amid a booming jobs market and a pledge by the Donald Trump administration to double growth and invigorate …

This New Image of Jupiter Looks like a Van Gogh Masterpiece

NASA's Juno probe does it again.<p>With their sweeping hues of blue and red creating a stunning portrait of spiraling curves, the whirling clouds of …

The dollar is ticking down

Markets InsiderThe dollar is ticking down.<p>The <b>US dollar index</b> is down by 0.3% at 100.77 as of 8:08 a.m. ET.<p>On Thursday, US President Donald Trump once again said that a stronger dollar hurts American manufacturers.<p>In an exchange with Caterpillar's chairman Doug Oberhelman, he said that when the …

This App Warns Undocumented Immigrants When Raids Are Coming

The open-source app was created by Celso Mireles, a documented citizen who was brought to the U.S. by his undocumented parents when he was a child. …

The Fed isn't sure whether Trump will be good or bad for the economy — but it thinks investors are ignoring the risks

Based on the central bank's most recent communication — the Fed minutes for the January/February meeting released on Wednesday — the members of the FOMC are still undecided about the ultimate effect of Trump's economic agenda, particularly fiscal stimulus, or if it will even happen at …

Donald Trump

How to Make This Healthy Alternative Nutella Spread

No matter how much we hope and pray that Nutella has some hidden health benefit, the reality is, the delicious chocolate-hazelnut spread is simply …

Internet memes mock Donald Trump by making him look small - literally

<b>Opponents of US President Donald Trump know he has responded to comments about the size of his hands before.</b><p>Now, some internet users have gone one step further and doctored images to make his whole body look minuscule.<p>At 6ft 2in (187cm), Mr Trump is taller than many world leaders and edges ahead of …

Donald Trump

Outcry Follows Gang Rape In Brazil, Raising Alarms About Sexual Violence

The brutal gang rape of a 16-year-old girl — and misogynistic reactions to it on social media — is causing a furor in Brazil, where violence against women is rampant.<p>Transcript<p>MICHEL MARTIN, HOST:<p>Now to Brazil and a horrifying story that shocked the country. This is where we need to tell you that …

7 travel apps for making your summer vacation plans

As National Lampoon can attest, summer travel rarely goes according to plan.<p>The list of things that can go wrong on a summer trip is endless: running …