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New Book: McCabe Initiated White House Meeting That Led To Leak

The FBI’s top brass initiated conversations with a White House official that were quickly leaked to CNN, according to a new book.<p>Deputy FBI Director …

Mexico to send troops to stem violence after record 25,000 murders

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexican officials said on Sunday the government was set to unleash a new wave of troops to crack down on criminal groups in regions where a surge in violence led to more than 25,000 murders last year.<p>A soldier stands guard next to a crime scene, where men were killed inside …

Mexico

How I, Tonya’s effects crew captured the film’s impossible skating shot

Fewer than 10 people have performed a triple axel in competition, but here’s how two skaters and two effects crews got Margot Robbie to do it on-screen<p>Film audiences are used to seeing impossible things on-screen. Computer-generated creatures and digital alterations of images are so commonplace …

Michelle Obama to appear on Ellen DeGeneres show

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Michelle Obama

Don’t Use Gordon Ramsay's Trick to Get Out of Speeding Tickets

Follow Gordon Ramsay’s cooking hacks, not his traffic hacks. Ramsay claims (or jokes) that he covers his license plates in plastic wrap so he can …

What is 5G?

5G will be the lifeblood of the new economy.<p>Self-driving cars, virtual reality, smart cities and networked robots will all be powered by 5G networks someday soon. 5G promises to open the door to new surgical procedures, safer transportation and instant communication for first responders.<p>It's no …

Artificial Intelligence May Have Cracked Freaky 600-Year-Old Manuscript

Since its discovery over a hundred years ago, the 240-page Voynich manuscript, filled with seemingly coded language and inscrutable illustrations, …

Artificial Intelligence

Poll: Millennials say the country is on the wrong track, but they're not

Politics News<p>Millennials think things in the country are off on the wrong track but at the same time, they're optimistic about their own futures, according to a new NBC News/GenForward survey.<p>Nearly two-thirds of millennials (63 percent) think things in this country are off on the wrong track. Only …

Democratic Party

Alleged Link Between NRA And Russia Becomes Fodder For The Left

A liberal group is filing a complaint with the Federal Election Commission on Monday to demand an investigation into whether the National Rifle Association took contributions from Russians, which would be a violation of the law.<p>The American Legal Democracy Fund, a group with ties to liberal Super …

NRA

Young couple contracts hookworms in feet at Punta Cana beach resort

A young Canadian couple who recently returned from the Dominican Republic is warning those who are planning to travel “somewhere tropical” about the risks of walking barefoot in the sand after coming home with “incredibly itchy” feet — which turned out to be parasites.<p><b>WARNING: GRAPHIC IMAGES …

Punta Cana

What Kind of Screen Time Parent Are You? Take This Quiz And Find Out

Almost as soon as they can focus past the end of their noses, babies today are waving at Grandpa on video chat and swiping the screens on all kinds of devices.<p>It's just plain unsettling to watch a baby in a stroller with an iPad. Especially when his mother is looking at her phone at the same …

Celebrity chef José Andrés’s weekend fight with Ivanka Trump, explained

The Cafe Milano flap has roots in a lawsuit between the first family and the chef.<p>Political divisiveness over the Trump family is spilling over into Washington, DC’s elite social scene after a restaurant mix-up and social media flap this weekend.<p>It all started when celebrity chef José Andrés, who …

EPA administrator Scott Pruitt is slowly strangling his agency - Vox

The unprecedented regulatory slowdown and rollbacks at the Environmental Protection Agency.<p>The mandate of the head of the Environmental Protection Agency is to protect human health and enforce environmental regulations.<p>Yet when he reflected on his first year in office in a recent report, EPA …

66 Audio Pro Voice wireless headphones review: Alexa moves out of the smart home

If you liked the concept of ONvocal’s OV Bluetooth headset, but skipped it because you didn’t like the combination of in-ear headphones and a …

Smart Homes

The Racist Strain of 'Marijuana'

You probably never called it “cannabis”: When you were growing up, you might have referred to it as “pot” or “weed” or “trees.” Whatever the name, …

Democrat hits Pelosi over 'make America white again' comment

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is under friendly fire from a fellow Democrat for her response to President Trump’s immigration plan that she called a blue print to “make America white again.”<p>Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W. Va., who was on CNN’s ‘State of the Union,’ said we “don’t need that type of …

This jeweler makes buying an engagement ring online easy — and it has an amazing return policy

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Yuriko Nakao/Reuters<p>If you're reading this and it's at all relevant to you, then congratulations! You're thinking about getting engaged.<p>Even …

Engagement Rings

Trump's gripes against McCabe included wife's politics, Comey's ride home

Donald Trump<p>WASHINGTON — The day after he fired James Comey as director of the FBI, a furious President Donald Trump called the bureau's acting director, Andrew McCabe, demanding to know why Comey had been allowed to fly on an FBI plane from Los Angeles back to Washington after he was dismissed, …

Man dies after being sucked into MRI chamber

A 32-year-old man has died at a hospital in India after being sucked into an MRI chamber, according to reports.<p>The man, identified by local media as …

Employment

How to check your internet speed right from Google’s homepage

There are a lot of great ways to test your internet speeds. Maybe you’re trying to figure out your internet connection’s download and upload speeds to ensure your network is working correctly, or perhaps you just want to show your friends how fast your internet is for some reason. One great way to …

For Impeachment Referral, Mueller Would Need Rosenstein

The news that the controversial Nunes memo accuses Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein of misconduct underscores a crucial but often overlooked …

‘Twilight’ Author Stephenie Meyer’s ‘The Chemist’ To Be Adapted As TV Series By Tomorrow Studios

Tomorrow Studios, Marty Adelstein’s joint venture with ITV Studios, will be developing a TV series based on thriller novel <i>The Chemist</i> by <i>Twilight</i> …

PlayStation Plus February Free Games Leak Was Supposedly Faked

A PlayStation Plus leak that supposedly revealed the subscription’s free games for February has now been dubbed a fake by the leak’s creator.<p>The …

Dark Souls