Michael Rawlings

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CNN’s Chris Cuomo Shuts Down Rick Santorum After He Writes Off The Mueller Indictments As A Case Of Wrong Dates

In the wake of the Mueller indictments, the Trump administration and those in the GOP loyal to the president are attempting to spin the charges in any way they can. Former Pennsylvania senator and Dan Savage muse Rick Santorum did so on CNN’s <i>New Day</i> on Tuesday morning by dismissing the whole affair …

Magna settles 20-year-old lawsuit over sale of airbag business

Magna International Inc. has settled a 20-year-old lawsuit that sought damages of $2.6-billion against the company after it sold its airbag business in 1997.<p>Magna has agreed to pay $25-million to Windsor, Ont.-based companies Centoco Holdings Ltd. and KS Centoco Ltd., and relinquish a 23-per-cent …

Kellyanne Conway should be punished for breaking the law on live TV

In the catalog of horror and national humiliation that constitutes the first 20 days of Donald Trump's presidency, Kellyanne Conway's squalid shilling for Ivanka Trump merchandise is a fairly small thing.<p>It pales beside the stories of families torn apart by Trump's executive order on immigration; …

The Trump lexicon: a guide to 'alternative facts' and 'MAGA'

U.S. President Donald Trump told voters he would put America first in his inauguration speech. The Anti-Defamation League asked Trump to stop using …

Two richest Canadians as wealthy as poorest 30 per cent, report says | The Star

The two richest Canadians have the same amount of wealth as the poorest 30 per cent of the country combined, according to a new report from a group …

Mysterious light pillars light up Canada's night sky

At 1:30 in the morning, while most of Ontario, Canada was asleep, Timothy Joseph Elzinga was tending to his crying toddler. Then he looked out the …

Canada

Finland to pay basic income of $797 per month in attempt to encourage unemployed to take short-term jobs

HELSINKI — Finland has become the first country in Europe to pay its unemployed citizens a basic monthly income, amounting to 560 euros ($797), in a …

Income Inequality

How Bartenders Suggest You Stock Your Home Bar

If you’re stocking a home bar for the first time, or you’re wondering why you never seem to have just the right ingredients to mix good, staple …

Glassware

Here's one more surprising way that sex benefits your health

Sex is known to help with all sorts of things, from better sleep to improved moods – but what if we told you getting freaky also helped you <i>remember</i> …

Alibaba sells a record-breaking $17.8 billion on Singles Day

China's e-commerce giant Alibaba moved $17.8 billion in sales during its Singles Day sale on Friday, smashing its own records.<p>The $17.8 billion (or …

These are the best and worst airports in the US

Phoenix, Ariz. has beautiful weather, lots of sun-- and the best airport in the U.S.<p>According to a new study of the country's best and worst airports conducted by ThePointsGuy.com, Phoenix’s Sky Harbor International airport received top marks in several categories including having the shortest …

Lil Wayne on Black Lives Matter: ‘What Is It?’

Lil Wayne dismissed the Black Lives Matter movement in a controversial <i>Nightline</i> interview where the rapper admitted, “I don’t feel connected to a …

Why you haven't seen London until you've done this pub crawl

Rich in tall tales and superlative ales, these pubs deliver some of London’s most fascinating historical nuggets. Take an afternoon to wend your way around them, soaking up the atmosphere while you partake of a pint or two.<p><i>This walk features in Camra’s excellent new London Pub Walks guide – out</i> …

Buried tectonic plate reveals hidden dinosaur-era sea

A previously unknown tectonic plate — one that has been swallowed up by the Earth — has been discovered in the Philippine Sea, according to a recent study.<p>Using images constructed from earthquake data, geoscientists have developed a method for resurrecting a "slab graveyard" of tectonic plate …

Uber users with low phone batteries more likely to accept surge pricing

It's no secret that Uber uses surge pricing at peak periods, such as New Year's Eve, when demand is high.<p>But what many may not know is that when you …

S.N.L. Finally Stops Going Soft on Donald Trump

The comedy institution finds its teeth.<p>As you might expect, <b>Donald Trump</b> has inspired a load of material on <i>Saturday Night Live</i> this year. The season kicked off with <b>Taran Killam</b>—the closest thing <i>S.N.L.</i> has to a leading man these days—doing his best Trump impression. When that failed to light the …

Worried About Zika? Here's Some Other Bugs You're More Likely to Catch

Zika virus is “spreading explosively” across Latin America and the Caribbean, according to the World Health Organization. As many as 4 million people could be infected over the next year, and scientists are racing to determine whether the virus is causing an increase in microcephaly, a birth defect …

California air regulators readopt fuel standard to fight climate change

California air quality officials on Friday approved updates to a key climate change rule that will force reductions in carbon pollution from gasoline and diesel fuel over the next five years.<p>The vote Friday by the Air Resources Board to readopt its low-carbon fuel standard will require California …

Oil & Gas Industry