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'Jessica Jones' Shouldn't Be Part Of The Marvel Cinematic Universe To Begin With

<i>Jessica Jones</i> is one of the best things to come out of the Marvel Cinematic Universe to-date, but it would have been better in another universe altogether.<p>As my colleague Paul Tassi pointed out not long ago, the way the MCU has been handled between film and TV has been nothing short of baffling—so …

The United States is scarier than the Islamic State

<b>(Reuters/Kevin Lamarque/Steve Marcus)</b><p>Even our closest allies fear that we are a menace militarily and environmentally. The threat is lethal and real<p>Phil Torres<p>December 20, 2015 11:00am (UTC)<p>Two years ago, Gen. Martin Dempsey said before a Senate committee, “I will personally attest to the fact that …

Political Science

Watch a Turbo Porsche 911 GT3 Break the Elusive 10 Minute Barrier at Pikes Peak

Jeff Zwart is a hero.<p>If you don't know this already, Jeff Zwart is the man. He's a film director, author, and photographer. Oh, and he also happens to be a race car driver who has driven Formula Fords and in the New Zealand round of the World Rally Championship. In particular, Zwart seems to have …

Pikes Peak

FBI Arrests Pharma CEO Martin Shkreli on Securities Fraud Charges

The pharma boss who became infamous after hiking the price of an HIV-related drug by 5,000 percent was arrested Thursday by the FBI, prosecutors said, accusing him of orchestrating a "trifecta of lies, deceit and greed."<p>The take down of Martin Shkreli — a hedge fund manager-turned-pharmaceutical …

Martin Shkreli

Defeating IS: We need a good strategy, not just more troops

<b>Australia should demand from the US a coherent set of tactics for defeating Islamic State before deciding whether to make a greater contribution to</b> …

22 books Mark Zuckerberg thinks everyone should read

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has made a tradition of dramatic New Year's resolutions, and in 2015 he decided that he'd read a book every two weeks.<p>"Books allow you to fully explore a topic and immerse yourself in a deeper way than most media today," Zuckerberg wrote on his personal Facebook page. …

Paris Climate Pact Triggers Partisan US Reactions

Americans are digesting a global climate accord that is dividing Washington along predictable partisan political lines.<p>“This agreement will mean less …

Portrait Archives

August 7, 2018<p>Grieving Wife Keeps Her Late Husband’s Spirit Alive With Emotional Family Portraits<p>Pregnancy is a time of joy and excitement for most couples. But for Oahu, Hawaii-based military wife Stephanie Maynetto-Jackson, her second pregnancy was met with terrible tragedy. On December 14, 2017, …

Here are the best moments from the Republican debate

Here are the candidates who were onstage: Real-estate mogul Donald Trump, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Florida), former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush (R), Sen. Rand Paul (R-Kentucky), retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson, Ohio Gov. John Kasich (R), New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) and former …

NASA is accepting astronaut applications, and this quiz will tell you if you qualify

On December 14, for the first time in four years, NASA began accepting applications.<p>"This next group of American space explorers will inspire the Mars generation to reach for new heights, and help us realize the goal of putting boot prints on the Red Planet," NASA's Charles Bolden said in a …

Space Science

8 industries robots will completely transform by 2025

Just as ATMs changed banking and computers took over the home and workplace, robots and artificial intelligence are going to transform a bunch of industries over the next decade.<p>By 2025, a machine may be putting together your driverless car in a factory with no human oversight. A robot maid could …

Artificial Intelligence

GOP establishment worries about Cruz-Trump showdown

Watch the CNN Republican debate Tuesday, December 15 at 6:00 p.m. ET and 8:30 p.m. ET.<p><b>(CNN) —</b> Call it the Republican establishment's nightmare scenario.<p>The GOP establishment, confronted by a recalcitrant electorate that refuses to leave Donald Trump, is being forced to take a fresh look at Ted …

NFL Week 14 in Pictures

Serena Williams named the 'Sports Illustrated' Sportsperson of the Year

Serena Williams was tapped as the Sports Illustrated’s 2015 Sportsperson of the Year on Monday.<p>Williams, 34, won three Grand Slam titles and lost three times in 56 matches as she dominated women’s tennis this year. Williams is the first individual woman to be selected to the honor since track …

United States presidential election

For the most recent election, see United States presidential election, 2016. For the upcoming election, see United States presidential election, 2020.<p>…

Fixing Social Security: Everyone Needs To Pitch In

By Sylvester J. Schieber, Next Avenue Contributor<p>One of the substantive issues that occasionally has arisen in the presidential debates is what to do about Social Security. Current revenues for the pension program do not cover the benefit payouts and the trust funds are projected to be depleted in …

Security Research Says he Downloaded Sensitive Data About 13M MacKeeper Users

- Dec 14, 2015<p>Security researcher Chris Vickery claims to have accessed sensitive data for over 13 million <i>MacKeeper</i> accounts. The white-hat …

19 Boyfriends Who Must Be Stopped

"Never ascribe to malice that which is adequately explained by incompetence."

Is This Stone the Clue to Why Jesus Was Killed?

A stone found in Israel with carvings of a chariot may be the key to understanding the charge of blasphemy leveled at Jesus Christ.<p>Just in time for …

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