Malcolm Out Loud

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Now with power to long rule China, Xi beset by challenges

BEIJING (AP) — As China's leaders gather for their annual Yellow Sea retreat, the country's political waters are looking choppy.<p>Chinese President and ruling Communist Party leader Xi Jinping is beset by economic, foreign policy and domestic political challenges just months after clearing his way to …

China

Exclusive: Aretha Franklin, Queen of Soul, Gravely Ill in Detroit, Winner of 18 Grammy Awards

Home Celebrity Exclusive: Aretha Franklin, Queen of Soul, Gravely Ill in Detroit, Winner of...<p>by - August 12, 2018 7:28 pm<p>0 31547<p>This is exclusive, …

Aretha Franklin

The Mystery of Jupiter’s Swirling Colors Is Finally Solved, Scientists Say

The answer was buried way below the surface.<p>A new study has finally offered an explanation for Jupiter’s trippy colors and unusual swirls. These …

Astronomy

A New Study Says These Are the Best Vegetables for Preventing Cancer

“Eat your greens.” We’ve known this adage all too well, from the time we were rebellious vegetable-hating kids to our current state as more …

Nutrition

What Does Science Tell Us About The Key Secret To Happiness

What are your goals?<p>Become an entrepreneur. Climb the corporate ladder. Make more money.<p>It maybe to travel the world as a digital nomad.<p>But the …

Happiness

Hippo Kills Tourist Who Was Taking Photos by a Lake in Kenya

(NAIROBI, Kenya) — A Chinese tourist was attacked and killed by a hippo while taking pictures on the edge of Lake Naivasha in Kenya’s Rift Valley, …

Wildlife

What Weed Does to Your Brain

Here's what it looks like before, during, and after.<p>In recent years, with the legal status of marijuana shifting, the scientific community has sought …

The Brain

Kanye West Talks Supporting Trump, Kim Kardashian Getting Political

When asked why he thinks that "Donald Trump would care about black people," West was silent and Jimmy Kimmel had to go to commercial.<p>Kanye West …

Donald Trump

Inside the remote New Mexico compound: Ammo, toys and books on assault rifles

CBS News has gone inside the remote New Mexico compound where officials say 11 children were found living in squalor. The dusty property is littered …

New Mexico

'Leave immediately': US Navy plane warned over South China Sea

<b>Above the South China Sea (CNN) —</b> High above one of the most hotly contested regions in the world, CNN was given a rare look Friday at the Chinese government's rapidly expanding militarization of the South China Sea<p>Aboard a US Navy P-8A Poseidon reconnaissance plane, CNN got a view from 16,500 feet …

China

All Cowboys, 49ers stand for national anthem while 49ers receiver Marquise Goodwin raises arm

This Story is About...<p>Barely two weeks have passed since Cowboys owner Jerry Jones addressed his national anthem policy at the opening press …

Football (U.S.)

Michael Moore’s Trump Doc ‘Fahrenheit 11/9’ Releases First Searing Trailer

“Fahrenheit 11/9,” Michael Moore’s newest documentary aims, in the words of its director, “to bring Trump down.” And maybe it will. But the movie, in …

Michael Moore

Giuliani Demands Mueller Wrap Up Investigation And Imprison President By September

NEW YORK—Saying that the affair was rapidly deteriorating into a boondoggle that should have been resolved months ago, presidential lawyer Rudy …

Donald Trump

Republicans Projected to Pick up Seventy Seats in Prison

WASHINGTON (The Borowitz Report)—In a development that could dramatically change the composition of the federal penitentiary system, Republicans are projected to pick up as many as seventy seats in prison, a leading incarceration expert said on Thursday.<p>“Prognostication is an inexact science,” …

Donald Trump

Chinese leadership is facing a rare backlash for its handling of the US trade dispute

A growing trade war with the United States is causing rifts within China's Communist Party, with some critics saying that an overly nationalistic …

China

Facebook is shedding massive traffic – and it’s apparently flocking to YouTube

Four billion. That, according to a new study shared with <i>CNBC</i> by market research firm SimilarWeb, is how many monthly page visits Facebook has shed in …

Social Media

Father and Son Caught on Video Killing a Black Bear and Her Cubs in Alaska, Police Say

(ANCHORAGE, Alaska) — A father and son skied to a remote bear den on an Alaska island, shot a mother bear in front of her two cubs and then one of …

Bear Cubs

Top 7 Foods That Scrub Our Arteries Clean

The No. 1 killer on the planet is heart disease, which accounts for one in four deaths, according to the Centers for Disease Control and …

Cardiovascular Diseases

Saudi Arabia Threatens Canada With 9/11 Style Attack

August 7, 2018 by Michael Stone<p>After Canada’s foreign ministry criticized Saudi Arabia for their deplorable human rights record, angry Saudis …

Human Rights

Christian Parents Charged With Murder After Starving Daughter For ‘Religious Reasons’

August 8, 2018 by Michael Stone<p>Christian parents in Michigan who refused to get their dying daughter medical attention because of “religious reasons” …

Crime

NRA Offered $100,000 to Remove Donald Trump Jr. and Eric Trump from Membership by PETA

People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) is making an unlikely offer of $100,000 to the National Rifle Association (NRA) if the financially …

Rep. Chris Collins, R-N.Y., vows to fight insider trading charges

Rep. Chris Collins, R-N.Y., vowed Wednesday night to continue his campaign for re-election and fight federal charges that he used his position with an Australian biotech firm to help his family make illicit stock trades — and avoid more than $768,000 in losses.<p>Collins, 68, who was the first member …

Corruption

Apple crushed Alex Jones — then tossed him a lifeline

Why Apple might be getting more credit for banning Infowars than it deserves<p>Alex Jones’ fate was decided over the weekend, when Apple CEO Tim Cook and his vice president of software and services, Eddy Cue, met to talk about it. So says Dylan Byers in his daily newsletter, Pacific, which lays out …

Internet

American democracy is in crisis, and not just because of Trump | Simon Tisdall

Nineteen months into the Trump presidency, US democracy is running into serious trouble – but it is not all, or even mostly, Donald Trump’s fault. This crisis of governance has been building for decades. It is only now, as Trump’s iconoclastic assaults on established beliefs, laws, institutions and …

Political Science

The Ultimate Betrayal of Paul Manafort

When Rick Gates turned against his former boss, he described a parallel ethical universe where lying and cheating were as comfortable as a well-tailored ostrich suit.<p>You know what would be surprising? If Rick Gates and Paul Manafort had suddenly suspended their apparently deeply ingrained habits of …

Donald Trump

How To Perfect Your Masculine Look With Stubble

Before the days of hipster beards and incongruous sleeve tattoos to mark the arrival of one's manhood, there was plain old stubble. That short facial …

Men's Fashion

Donald Trump Won't Be The 2020 Republican Nominee, And Other Predictions

There is a saying attributed to various wise men: “Never make predictions, especially about the future.” Allow me to tempt fate and offer some musings about the 2020 election and America’s democratic future.<p><b>The Republicans</b><p>I will be amazed if Donald Trump is the Republican nominee. The water around …

Donald Trump

Russia tasks actor Steven Seagal with improving U.S. ties

LONDON — Russia has appointed actor Steven Seagal as a special envoy to improve Russian-U.S. ties.<p>The Russian Foreign Ministry announced the appointment on Saturday saying Seagal’s role would be to develop Russian-U.S. relations in the “humanitarian” sphere, including in the fields of culture, art …

Russia

Trump, Feinstein spar over reports of Chinese spy on her staff

At his rally in central Ohio on Saturday night, President Trump took aim at U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein, criticizing the longtime member of the Senate Intelligence Committee for reportedly having a suspected Chinese spy on her staff in the past.<p>“The leader of the Russia investigation, Dianne …

Donald Trump