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Denmark considers phasing out coal by 2025 in big green shift

COPENHAGEN, Nov 1 (Reuters) - Denmark should ban coal use by 2025 to make the Nordic nation a leader in fighting global warming, adding to green measures ranging from wind energy to bicycle power, Denmark’s climate minister said on Saturday.<p>A bird flies near chimneys emitting smoke in the harbour …

How to Craft a Compelling Storyline for Your Company

As mentioned in the beginning, the key to a consistent story about your business is that your entire team buys-in on what you’ve defined as your brand.<p>From the beginning, it’s important for the entire team to be involved in the process of creating your brand as well as providing their input on …

Will Republicans Shut Down the Government Again?

House GOP leaders fear a conservative revolt when government funding comes up for a vote next month.<p>The last government shutdown, almost a year ago, was no fun for anyone. Republicans in the House and Senate demanded that legislation to fund the government simultaneously defund Obamacare; Democrats …

Christine Lagarde to be investigated for alleged role in political fraud case

IMF chief and former finance minister says decision to investigate her for alleged negligence is unfounded<p>The head of the International Monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde, has been charged with "simple negligence" over her handling of a controversial €400m payout to French business tycoon Bernard …

Microsoft Refuses U.S. Request to Hand Over Email Stored Abroad

Microsoft is opposing a U.S. government request that would force the technology giant to hand over a customer’s email stored in an Ireland data …

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Pat Robertson says husbands who do dishes should be rewarded by their wives with sex

<b>Pat Robertson</b><p>The aged televangelist offers his priceless insights into the “male psyche”<p>Elias Isquith<p>May 27, 2014 5:10pm (UTC)<p>Speaking on his "700 Club" TV show on Tuesday, televangelist and former GOP presidential candidate Pat Robertson urged wives everywhere to use sex in order to reward their …

Obama mocks health care website's flawed launch at correspondents' dinner

Little was sacred when President Barack Obama tossed out playful but pointed jokes Saturday night -- not even his own health care plan.<p>"We rolled out healthcare.gov. That could have gone better," Obama said in remarks at the annual White House Correspondents' Association dinner. "In 2008 my slogan …

Robin Wright wish: Obama on 'Cards'

If it were up to actress Robin Wright, viewers would see President Barack Obama on “House of Cards.”<p>When asked on Friday night who she would pick for a cameo on the smash-hit Netflix series, Wright said, “Maybe Obama. I’m going to ask Obama tomorrow night if he’ll come and do a guest spot.”<p>Wright, …

Why whites don’t see racism: Reagan Democrats are Stephen Colbert Democrats now

<b>(Reuters/Mike Blake)</b><p>With different frames of reference, the perception gap on racial issues is widening — and affects policy choices<p>Sheryll Cashin<p>May 3, 2014 2:30pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “Place, Not Race: A New Vision of Opportunity in America”<p>There is a perception gap in the electorate between …

Obama laughs at but not with

President Barack Obama is very smart (as he could tell you). He is also very funny (and the first to laugh at his own jokes). He is a master of comic timing, has an appealing sense of the absurdities of his chosen profession and an unerring ear for the withering one-liner.<p>As long as the subject is …