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How Donald Trump uses fear and reassurance to build allegiance

<b>(CNN) —</b> On Tuesday morning, President Donald Trump woke up and tapped out this tweet:<p>"Many good conversations with North Korea-it is going well! In the meantime, no Rocket Launches or Nuclear Testing in 8 months. All of Asia is thrilled. Only the Opposition Party, which includes the Fake News, is …

Donald Trump

49 Unforgettable Bucket List Trips You Can Do On A Budget

If you like to travel, you probably have a bucket list of places you want to hit throughout your lifetime. If you've been under the impression that …

Democrats need to stop believing this myth about Trump's base

<b>(CNN) —</b> The big myth about the 2016 presidential election was that economic suffering drove most of Donald Trump's "base" directly into his hands in states such as Wisconsin, Pennsylvania, and Michigan. The story goes that while Democrats were tied in knots about identity politics, Trump's attacks …

Civil Rights

36 of the top attractions in Greece

European Travel

The Essential Things to Know Before You Visit Nashville

Follow these tips, and you may even be mistaken for a local.<p>Nashville is nicknamed "Music City" for a reason, but it's the food, shopping, and Southern charm that keeps us coming back. If you can sidestep the bachelorette parties on Broadway and contain yourself when Taylor Swift walks by, you'll …

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's claims in his State of Union address

WASHINGTON (AP) — The AP is fact-checking remarks from President Donald Trump's State of the Union speech. Here's a look at some of the claims we've examined (quotations from the speech as delivered or as released by the White House before delivery):<p>WAGE GAINS<p>TRUMP: "After years and years of wage …

Immigration

6 things we'll regret about the Trump tax cuts

Critics of the tax overhaul President Trump signed at the end of 2017 think it’s a disaster.<p>It’s not. The Trump tax plan lowers the U.S. corporate …

For Trump, a Year of Reinventing the Presidency

WASHINGTON — When President Trump meets with aides to discuss policy or prepare for a speech, he may ask about the pros and cons of a new proposal. He may inquire about its possible effect. He may explore the best way to frame his case.<p>But there is one thing he almost never does. “He very seldom …

Donald Trump

Don’t Cheer as the I.R.S. Grows Weaker

No federal agency generates as much rancor as the Internal Revenue Service, part of that duo of inevitability, taxes and death. Despite its reputation for toughness, the I.R.S. relies on voluntary compliance, as in Americans’ sense of duty, to collect the money that powers our government.<p>That’s …

Racial, cultural hostility got Trump elected

“White people riot by voting.”<p>Years later, I no longer recall who first shared that bit of wisdom with me, but I’ve always found it striking. Not, of …

Hillary Clinton

Trump thinks he can get away with anything

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Trump thinks he can get away with anything.<p>This week's decision to fire FBI Director James Comey has greatly intensified the fears that our commander in chief sees absolutely no boundaries to his power.<p>By axing the director of an agency investigating whether there was collusion …

ObamaCare Enrollment Numbers

Get the Facts on ACA Sign-Ups<p>The information on ObamaCare sign-ups and enrollments is here. Let’s look at the ObamaCare enrollment numbers and figure …

How Mobile Health Apps and Wearables Could Actually Make People Sicker

Expert evaluators of medical devices raise caution about direct-to-consumer products Photo: OwletThe Owlet Smart Sock lets parents continuously …

Medical Technology