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Chaos in Zimbabwe after Mugabe fails to announce expected resignation

President Robert Mugabe given midday deadline on Monday to resign after delivering a rambling address on live television that offered no concessions<p>Zimbabwe’s ongoing crisis descended into outright chaos on Sunday after president Robert Mugabe failed to announce his resignation as widely expected …

Robert Mugabe

Trump reverses ban on importing elephants killed as trophies

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration said it will allow the importation of body parts from African elephants shot for sport, contending that …

How to go ultralight backpacking—the right way

Bring these basics.<p>Summer is a great time to get outside for a day hike. Since it’s warm, and you’re not planning on camping overnight, you only need to carry a minimal amount of gear.<p>If you’re going on a jaunt through some flat conservation land, you’ll require little if any equipment. But for …

Backpacking

The One Formula You Need to Make the Perfect Lunch Bowl

Easy tips and recipe ideas for a healthy packable lunch to bring to work.<p>For me, packing healthy lunches for work is a must. Lunch is a time to …

Republican Congress puts priority on targeting regulations

WASHINGTON — Bills to block or roll back federal regulations, initially conceived by Republicans as a check on President Obama’s power, are high on the agenda when the House returns to Washington this week and the changes could become reality shortly after the inauguration of President-elect Donald …

Sanders team: Clinton camp ‘f**king ignored’ our warnings

It’s time for another round of post-election “I told you so.”<p>Former surrogates of Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) tell the Daily Beast they’re livid …

Government

The Truth About Queen Elizabeth's Close Relationship with Racing Manager 'Porchie' Porchester

<i>The Crown</i> has shed new light on one of Queen Elizabeth’s most enduring and close relationships: her bond with racing manager Lord “Porchie” …

Khloé Kardashian and Her New Boyfriend Get Cozy in Matching Outfits

This is how you know things are getting serious.<p>You know things are getting serious when a couple starts to dress the same.<p>On Sunday, Khloé Kardashian shared an adorable snap to Instagram and Twitter of her and her new man Tristan Thompson wearing matching, oversized camo jackets — and the couple …