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Our President* Spent His Saturday Lying to Our Faces

Oh, and tomorrow is Presidents' Day.<p><i>"I'm here because I want to be among my friends and among the people. This was a great movement, a movement like has never been seen before in our country our probably anywhere else."</i><p>Christianity. Islam. The Protestant Reformation. Abolitionism. Daniel O'Connell, …

Green Bay

What Are Your Rights if Border Agents Want to Search Your Phone?

Haisam Elsharkawi was about to travel from Los Angeles to Saudi Arabia last week when, he says, he was stopped at the airport, questioned, handcuffed, questioned some more and then released without charges three hours after his flight had departed.<p>Mr. Elsharkawi, 34, an American citizen, said in an …

Social Media

LeBron James Slams Donald Trump's Travel Ban

LeBron James says U.S. president Donald Trump’s controversial travel ban “divides and excludes people.”<p>James is on the side of those who continue to …

Donald Trump

47 Things That Define True Love

Along with the new wrinkle on my forehead and the increasing severity of hangovers, getting older has also brought me something a lot more welcome — …

An imam gave a moving sermon at JFK. Everyone feeling worn out by Trump needs to read it.

Hundreds of Muslims gathered on Friday out front of John F. Kennedy Airport's international arrivals gate for a prayer — a prayer for the detainees …

Ready to start dating again? 15 tips for getting back in the game after divorce

Divorce is one of the most traumatic events we go through, and when we reach the proverbial "light at the end of the tunnel," many of us feel that little spring in our step and start to think about dating again.<p>So how can you start off on the right foot when you're just beginning to dip your toes …

Is skipping breakfast bad for us? New study finds links with heart disease and obesity

Skipping breakfast or eating late in the day could raise the risk of heart disease, diabetes, and obesity according to a new study. The study from a group of American researchers suggests that the time we eat our meal is equally as important as what we eat.<p>Writing in the American Heart Association …

Holistic Medicine

Student Loan Forgiveness: What You Need to Know | Investopedia

There is no question that student loans are a major economic burden on those holding them. Thankfully there are programs available to offer relief …

4 Things to Do Before Applying for a Mortgage

Securing a mortgage is your ticket to homeownership, but not everyone gets approved these days. If you're looking to increase your chances of snagging that home loan <i>and</i> keeping up with your payments, here are a few steps to take before applying.<p>IMAGE SOURCE: GETTY IMAGES.<p>The more you save before …

Personal Finance

These Entrepreneurs Show You Can Start a Business at Any Age

It's never too late or too early.<p>This story appears in the January 2017 issue of <i>Entrepreneur</i>. Subscribe »<p>You're never too young or too old to start a business. So, if you're feeling discouraged because of your age, it's time to get rid of those negative thoughts.<p>"I'm too old" or "I don't have …

5 Surprising Marriage Benefits of Sexting

Could turning up the heat in your marriage be as simple as turning on your phone and typing out a naughty text? Um, yeah.<p>According to research presented at the American Psychological Association's 123rd Annual Convention, the more you sext the more sexually satisfied you’re likely to be in your …

The Cities With The Best Opportunities For Job Seekers This Year

As it is in real estate, landing your dream job is all about location, location, location.<p>Economists’ optimism about the most recent jobs report fell a bit short in December, when the U.S. economy gained 156,000 new jobs, according to the latest data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, a little …

How to up your online dating game—and find a good girl

The greatest invention in romance since condoms, dating apps are pure efficiency: thousands of women, no long profiles to read, no grammar mistakes …

West Africa now has its own digital currency

<i>Correction: The original version of this story referred to the West African eCFA using blockchain-based technology. It does not.</i><p>Senegal will soon begin using a digital currency in 2017. It’s another opportunity for financial technology (fintech) to help emerging markets leapfrog traditional banking …

Digital Currency

Customs Officials Seize 2.5 Tons Of Counterfeit Plastic Rice In Nigeria

It’s been an urban legend for years now: Chinese counterfeiters are shaping plastic pellets into a rice-like form, and selling the fake food as real rice. Most of these reports have been unsubstantiated and thus need a little salt. But either those reports are more real than previously thought, or …

Zurich mosque gunman was Swiss, no Islamist link: police | Reuters

ZURICH (Reuters) - A gunman who shot three worshippers in a Zurich mosque on Monday evening was a 24-year-old Swiss man with Ghanaian roots and no apparent links to Islamist radicalism, police said on Tuesday.<p>Police stand outside an Islamic center in central Zurich, Switzerland December 19, 2016. …

Extremism

Blood test for hidden heart disease

<b>A cheap blood test can predict which apparently healthy patients are at high risk of a heart attack.</b><p>Experts say it could be better than just checking blood pressure and cholesterol to assess heart risk.<p>So far, they have tested it only on men, but the British Heart Foundation-funded researchers say …

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 fires, recall, cancellation, and rebirth: Everything you need to know

After almost a year of twists and turns since September 2016, the Galaxy Note 7 story has (effectively) come to an end. As is well known by now, …

Galaxy Note

ASK A FINANCIAL PLANNER: Should I convert my IRA to a Roth IRA?

<b>Certified financial planner Sophia Bera answers:</b><p><i>I am currently retired and at this point will have no income for the year. My wife still works and will make approximately $50,000. Would it be wise to move money from a tax deferred IRA to a Roth IRA and take the tax bite now?</i><p>This is a great …

Donald Trump’s Campaign Paid $11 Million to Trump Businesses

The mogul’s vast network of hotels, restaurants, clubs, and golf courses were paid millions during his presidential campaign.<p>Over 17 months of …

Donald Trump

Barack Obama openly addressed the racism he’s faced as US president

As he nears the end of his term, and prepares to be succeeded by one of the ringleaders of a racist campaign to undermine his legitimacy, US president Barack Obama offered some candid thoughts about race in an interview with CNN’s Fareed Zakaria, aired on Dec. 8.<p>“I think there’s a reason why …

Barack Obama

10 Things to Know About the Mediterranean Crisis

<i>In 2016, Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) had teams aboard three search-and-rescue boats that worked in the Mediterranean</i> …

If You Want to Have a Divorce-Proof Marriage, Do THESE 7 Things

All marriages begin with great happiness, joy, and hope. When we say <i>"I do,"</i> we expect that our relationship will last forever. No one goes into a marriage thinking, <i>"We'll be in love for a while, then break up and start all over again with someone else."</i><p>But that’s the reality for most of us. …

Why people believe Trump's lies, fake news, and conspiracy theories

The number is more like 800, Jones told the Washington Post. Trump angrily responded to Jones on Twitter, attacking his union work, but did not deny that he had exaggerated the number.<p>This is just one more on a long list of fibs Trump has told over the past few years.<p>Donald Trump has said that …

How to Start Investing With Just a Little Bit of Savings | Investopedia

How does a person start investing? Most people invest by using mutual funds. A mutual fund is a portfolio (or collection) of stocks, bonds, real …

Investing

In New York, Heroes in Hijabs Face Trump-Loving Haters

As men chanting ‘Donald Trump! Donald Trump! Donald Trump!’ menaced a young girl, the New Yorkers who did nothing disgraced our city.<p><i>Editor’s Note:</i> …

Donald Trump

GAO: About $108 billion in student loan debt to be forgiven

WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal government is expected to forgive at least $108 billion in student loan debt as part of popular plans that tie …

Finance

How to Start a Tech Company When You Have No Tech Experience

It’s the norm for aspiring entrepreneurs these days to want to build a tech-based business, be it a mobile app, a cloud-based service or a social …

Heart health: Dates can boost it while lowering bad cholesterol

Even consuming three dates a day can improve your health drastically.<p>Dates have some amazing health benefits which makes it a must to eat them daily. …