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The 24 Rules for Success Left Behind by a Legendary Wall Street Banker

14. "Have some fun—but not all the time!"<p>Richard Jenrette, who co-founded the investment bank Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette in 1959, spent four …

Wall Street

The Way Trump and the GOP Deal with Russian Attacks is ‘Textbook Treason’

This is an extraordinary moment. It is without equal not only in American history but in modern history.<p>The indictments of the 12 Russian military …

Donald Trump

Here’s Exactly What to Do if a Tick Bites You

There are lots of experiences you might hope to have while exploring the great outdoors. Taking in scenic views after summiting a hike, enjoying …

Disease

Indictment of 12 Russians has stunning implications

<b>(CNN) —</b> As scandal-weary as we are, we all need to take a deep breath to confront the gravity of the allegations that special counsel Robert Mueller brought on Friday against 12 members of the GRU, the Russian Military Intelligence organization.<p>The stunning accusation, in a meticulously detailed …

Donald Trump

A Full Member of FIFA, Kosovo Finds Its Flag Barred From World Cup Stadiums

MOSCOW — After years of trying and failing, Kosovo’s soccer association finally got what it wanted two years ago when FIFA granted it full membership, welcoming it into a club of more than 200 national federations.<p>FIFA membership meant Kosovo, which is still battling for recognition at the United …

Europe

FIFA president says World Cup has changed perception of Russia

MOSCOW (Reuters) - The World Cup has helped changed people's view of Russia, FIFA President Gianni Infantino told an audience at an event in Moscow's Bolshoi Theatre on Saturday, standing alongside Russian President Vladimir Putin.<p>The tournament, which ends on Sunday with the final between France …

Russia

Florida Man Jailed for Failing to Unlock His Phone

What started as a routine traffic stop has quickly escalated into a civil rights case in a Florida courtroom after a man was put behind bars this …

Crime

'No running or hiding': Trump's trade war starts to hit Texas consumers

WASHINGTON — For a consumer’s guide to President Donald Trump’s trade war, just take a trip to the local appliance store.<p>Pocketbook pain that comes …

Economics

Trump’s presidency is illegitimate

<b>(Getty/Sean Gallup)</b><p>Meuller’s indictments of 12 Russian intelligence agents prove that the Kremlin stole the election for Trump<p>Lucian K. Truscott IV<p>July 14, 2018 12:00pm (UTC)<p>It’s all right there in the indictment — day by day, hack by hack, theft by theft — how agents of the Russian intelligence …

Donald Trump

Mueller’s map: What 35 indictments and pleas tell us

Mueller has now indicted or secured guilty pleas from 32 people and three Russian companies. Vox's tally: "four former Trump advisers, 26 Russian …

Russian Military

Trump Walks in Front of Queen Elizabeth, Causing Social Media Frenzy

Queen Elizabeth II may not have been amused, but the Twitterati certainly were.<p>During President Trump’s hourlong visit with the queen at Windsor Castle on Friday — they shared tea, a handshake and traditional pomp-and-circumstance — one awkward moment stood out on social media. It was when …

Queen Elizabeth II

This 'Black Widow' Movie Poster Has the Perfect Cast for the 'Avengers' Prequel

The <i>Black Widow</i> film is on the way and this new fan poster lines up a perfect cast for an <i>Avengers</i> prequel.<p>The new poster was designed by BossLogic, …

Marvel Universe

Japan steal World Cup hearts with dignified response to cruel exit

Japan impressed football fans around the world on Monday night with a remarkably dignified response after Belgium being dumped them of the World Cup with a goal scored at the death.<p>The Samurai Blue let slip a two-goal lead as Belgium scored three second-half goals to reach the quarter-finals of the …

Soccer

Jar Jar Binks actor Ahmed Best: ‘I almost ended my life’ after Star Wars prequel fallout

It’s been 19 years since George Lucas introduced Jar Jar Binks to <i>Star Wars</i> fans with the release of 1999’s <i>The Phantom Menace</i> and its two tepidly …

Star Wars

These 18 Small Details From The "Back To The Future" Trilogy Will Blow Your Mind

Doc's shirt in Part II foreshadows Part III and more!

Movies

Trump Insists No Other Americans Allowed Into His Putin Meeting

At the recent G7 meeting, Donald Trump kicked off the proceedings by urging the group to let Russia rejoin, made a series of derogatory comments to …

Donald Trump

Senate panel agrees with intel community that Putin was trying to help Trump

<b>(CNN) —</b> Breaking with their House Republican counterparts, the Senate Intelligence Committee said Tuesday that the intelligence community properly concluded in January of last year that Russian President Vladimir Putin was trying to help Donald Trump when Moscow meddled in the 2016 election.<p>The …

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Outrage at photos of American woman posing with giraffe she shot dead in South Africa

Images of an American hunter posing with the body of a black giraffe she killed in South Africa have triggered an online backlash after going viral on social media.<p>Thousands of Twitter users expressed outrage at Tess Thompson Talley, 37, for killing the giraffe on a hunting trip last …

Wildlife

“Ant-Man and the Wasp” Should Have Been the “Godfather: Part II” of Superhero Movies

The original “Ant-Man,” from 2015, was a giddy delight, thanks to the inspired direction of Peyton Reed. Its domestic box-office take wasn’t much more than its budget, but international audiences turned it into a hit, giving it more than a half-billion dollars in ticket sales. That's why I had high …

Comics

The Official White House Twitter Account Attacked Senators Who Have Been Critical of ICE

The official White House Twitter account attacked two Democratic senators who have been critical of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement …

Donald Trump

Trump pressed aides on Venezuela invasion, US official says

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — As a meeting last August in the Oval Office to discuss sanctions on Venezuela was concluding, President Donald Trump turned to his top aides and asked an unsettling question: With a fast unraveling Venezuela threatening regional security, why can't the U.S. just simply …

Venezuela

Jon Stewart takes over The Late Show to address Trump: 'We will prevail'

“Hello, Donald. It’s me, the guy you made sure everyone knew was Jewish on Twitter.”<p>Jon Stewart, former host of <i>The Daily Show</i> and now a familiar face …

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15-Year-Old Who Graduated From High School With 4.5 GPA May Not Be Able to Go to College After He’s Turned Down for Scholarships [Updated]

<b>Updated Monday, July 2, 2018, 1:25 p.m. EDT:</b> Ishmale Powell’s troubles may have lessened, but they’re not quite over. On Monday, Say Yes Guilford …

College & University

The 'Neutron Option' Democrats Could Use to Retake the Supreme Court

A political scientist has a radical proposal to pack the court and create a new majority of liberal justices.<p>If Democrats needed another reason to despair, they got one on Wednesday, when Justice Anthony Kennedy, the so-called swing vote on the Supreme Court, announced he was retiring. This gives …

Hillary Clinton

How this 25-year-old freelancer made $150,000 in 6 months off Fiverr

In November 2015, Alex Fasulo had been living in New York City for about a month. One morning, she left her apartment in the Bushwick neighborhood of …

Employment

Harlan Ellison wrote Star Trek’s greatest episode. He hated it.

The famously cantankerous science-fiction legend died this week. The story of “City on the Edge of Forever” represents his career in miniature.<p>Harlan Ellison, the legendary, legendarily irascible speculative fiction writer who died this week at age 84, wrote the greatest episode of <i>Star Trek</i> ever …

Science Fiction

32 Teams Entered, 16 Remain. Your Ultimate Guide to the World Cup Knockout Stage

Germany is gone. For the fourth time in the last five World Cups, the event’s defending champion was bounced from the tournament after the group …

Soccer

Biggest study of vaginas shows there’s no such thing as ‘normal’

Vaginas come in all shapes and sizes, a study of hundreds of women has revealed. The findings should reassure women who are worried about whether …

Women's Health

Avengers 4 Concept Art Shows Major Changes to Captain America Costume

Marvel Studios has a lot of merchandising to sell with every movie, so it's no surprise that Chris Evans' Captain America is getting yet another …

Marvel Universe

Prankster Calls the President, and the White House Puts Him Right Through

The president of the United States, one of the most protected people on the planet and among the least accessible to the public, would seem to be a long-shot target for a prank caller looking to have some fun.<p>But President Trump, who likes to field his own telephone calls and prefers spontaneity to …

Donald Trump