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Marco Rubio Was Targeted by Russian Influence Operation, Ex-FBI Agent Reveals

The hawkish senator was one of those targeted by operations during the campaign to hurt anti-Kremlin candidates, a witness tells the panel Rubio sits …

US-China Relations: Chinese State Media Use Trump Inauguration To Criticize Democracy

Chinese state media used President Donald Trump’s inauguration to make a case for communism while slamming Western democracy. However, no direct …

Rising seas sweep away land and livelihoods in Bangladesh – in pictures

Global development,Bangladesh,Environmental sustainability,Climate change,Environment,Sustainable development,South and Central Asia,World news<p>Kutubdia, an island of fishing villages and salt farms, has halved in size in 20 years, with family homes destroyed by ever-encroaching tides. In nearby …

12 flight-booking hacks every traveler should know

<b>The INSIDER Summary:</b><p><b>• We rounded up the best flight booking hacks from a Quora thread.<br>• Some tips include clearing your cookies before browsing, changing your IP address, booking early morning flights, and embracing layovers.</b><p>Every frequent traveler has their own tricks for booking the best and …

Air Travel

Hey, Silicon Valley: you might not want to inject yourself with the blood of the young just yet

When Inc. magazine reported this week that Silicon Valley billionaire Peter Thiel was interested in using young people’s blood to prevent aging, Saul Villeda’s inbox blew up.<p>Villeda, a stem cell researcher at the University of California San Francisco, was one of the first to collect data to …

13 scientifically proven ways to sleep better

If you're tired right now or are relying on a bucket of coffee to get through your day, you aren't alone.<p>More than a third of Americans don't get the seven to nine hours of sleep a night that the CDC recommends. Some people think they can function on less, but usually that's because the …

Flickr

How Wow Air Is Redefining Budget Travel

Wow Air says it can guarantee cheap fares without sacrificing service (or Snapchat).<p>In the ever-evolving price war for cheaper and cheaper flights to Europe, one airline just made a serious move. Icelandic carrier Wow Air is offering direct flights from San Francisco to Iceland for as little as …

San Francisco

5 Flat-Pack Furniture Companies That Are Cooler Than IKEA

Sick of disposable furniture but can’t afford high-end stuff? A new genre of companies fit somewhere in between–and they ship to your door.<p>While companies like ABC Home and Design Within Reach tout the idea of bringing high design to the masses, their items are still out of reach for most of us. …

The Meaning of Ali: A daughter remembers her father's gentle soul

<i>This story appears in ESPN The Magazine's June 27 Muhammad Ali Issue. Subscribe today!</i><p><b>IN ORDER TO</b> recognize a great person, we must have an …

Boxing

Bucket list: 41 places every California kid should visit before growing up

How many of these have you visited?<p>Summer's upon us and we're entering that glorious time of year when families can travel unencumbered by school obligations.<p>To help you plan your family road trips, we've updated and added to one of our favorite galleries featuring places every California kid must …

Obama says Ali shook up the world and left it better off

STUART, Fla. (AP) — President Barack Obama, who keeps a pair of boxing gloves worn by Muhammad Ali in his private study off the Oval Office, said …

Boxing

Stroke survivors walk again after Stanford injects stem cells into brain

Stroke survivors who believed they would be paralysed or need a wheelchair for the rest of their lives are walking and moving again following a ground-breaking stem cell treatment.<p>18 patients who agreed to allow doctors to drill a hole in their skull and inject stem cells into the damaged part of …

'Trojan horse' cancer-fighting injection sparks hope in human trials

Promising method simulates a viral infection to mobilise the body’s immune system against tumours<p>German researchers on Wednesday presented a “Trojan horse” method of attacking cancer, sneaking virus impersonators into the human body which prompt an immune response that attacks tumours.<p>Tested in …

Cancer

Hackers who stole $81 million have reportedly been linked to the big Sony Pictures hack

The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation has blamed North Korea for the attack on Sony's Hollywood studio.<p>A senior executive at Mandiant, the cybersecurity company investigating the Bank Bangladesh heist, also told Reuters the hackers had recently penetrated banks in Southeast Asia.<p>In the blog post …

Pizza Hut is using this robot to wait tables in Singapore

Pizza Hut Asia announced a plan to use robots designed by SoftBank to serve as waiters in its locations throughout Singapore. The company is partnering with MasterCard to have humanoid robots that can accept orders, tell customers nutritional information, and accept payment through MasterCard's …

Pizza Hut

A meatless burger that bleeds vegetable juices just debuted at Whole Foods

By Ben Guarino<p>, Reporter<p>It was the steak dinners, Ethan Brown says, that changed his life. He had embarked on a career in the clean-energy industry, a path befitting an environmentalist out to save the world. But the incongruity he perceived among his colleagues, who would lament environmental …

Agriculture

Goldman Sachs Says Obama Overtime Measure Will Create 100,000 Jobs

Though it’ll have little impact on wages themselves<p>A new rule issued last week by the Obama administration increasing the number of American workers …

We're about to see a mind-blowing demographic shift unprecedented in human history

The world is about to see a mind-blowing demographic situation that will be a first in human history: There are about to be more elderly people than young children.<p>For some time now, demographers and economists have observed that the proportion of elderly adults around the world is rising, while …

Demographics

A first look at the FDA’s new nutrition label — and 10 reasons it’s different from the old one

By Ariana Eunjung Cha<p>, Staff writer<p>First lady Michelle Obama on Friday unveiled the much-anticipated overhaul of the nutrition labels you see on every packaged product at the grocery store, and it looks a lot like the old one — at least superficially.<p>The new label still retains the minimalist …

Nutrition

CEOs Make 335 Times What Workers Earn

Average S&P 500 CEO made $12.4 million in 2015.<p>The average S&P 500 CEO in the United States earned 335 times more per hour than the average worker …

What Chobani's Employee Stock Ownership Plan Means for the Middle Class?

By Joseph R. Blasi<p>Last week Chobani yogurt founder Hamdi Ulukaya gave his workers a taste of capitalism by granting them a share in the value of the company. Ulukaya, who is also the CEO of the company, promised 2000 employees ten percent of the value of the entire corporation if the company goes …

How fiction ruined love | Financial Times

To fall in love feels like such a personal and spontaneous process, it is strange — and a bit insulting — to suggest that we’re only copying what the …

China: Obesity 'explosion' in rural youth, study warns

<b>Obesity has rapidly increased in young rural Chinese, a study has warned, because of socioeconomic changes.</b><p>Researchers found 17% of boys and 9% of girls under the age of 19 were obese in 2014, up from 1% for each in 1985.<p>The 29-year study, published in the European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, …

World Health Organization

Report casts doubt on SF-area breast cancer 'cluster'

Affluent white women in Northern California have been told for decades that they face an elevated risk of breast cancer, but a new investigation of the reputed cluster – the citing of which has stoked fears as well as fund-raising - shows it could all be a case of junk science.<p>An extensive report …

On the Red Couch with Writer/Designer Elle Luna

<i>We first heard Elle Luna speak at the Alt Summit, a blogger conference in Utah that Flipboard sponsored. Not only were we rapt by her story—designer pens Medium essay that goes viral and sends her off on a personal journey of creativity, self-discovery and publishing—but also we were fascinated by</i> …

Common medicines tied to changes in the brain

By Lisa Rapaport | Reuters<p>Drugs commonly used for such problems as colds, allergies, depression, high blood pressure and heart disease have long been linked to cognitive impairment and dementia. Now researchers have some fresh evidence that may help explain the connection.<p>The drugs, known as …

Biomedicine

The 25 highest-paying companies in the US in 2016

As you might expect, tech companies dominate this year's Glassdoor list.<p>"Salaries are sky-high at consulting companies due to 'barriers of entry' in this field, which refers to employers wanting top consultants to have personal contacts, reputations, and specialized skills and knowledge,"says …

Employment