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The Two Words Donald Trump Hates Most: ‘You’re Fired’

He may have been famous for saying it on The Apprentice, but the president actually hates to fire people on his team—which may explain why it took so …

Trump, Meeting With Netanyahu, Backs Away From Palestinian State

WASHINGTON — President Trump said on Wednesday that the United States would no longer insist on a Palestinian state as part of a peace accord between Israel and the Palestinians, backing away from a policy that has underpinned America’s role in Middle East peacemaking since the Clinton …

After subdued trip to Mexico, Trump talks tough on immigration in Phoenix

MEXICO CITY — Donald Trump, who has made maligning illegal immigrants from Mexico a cornerstone of his presidential campaign, met with Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto on Wednesday — striking a remarkably subdued and cooperative tone as he faced a world leader who forcefully opposes his …

Donald Trump

4 Really Disturbing Ways Jail Is Much Worse for Women Than Men

The number of women in jail is skyrocketing, but many facilities are struggling to meet their needs or have policies that make it more likely these …

Race & Ethnicity

Clinton releases 2015 tax return, calls on Trump to release his

Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and her husband, former president Bill Clinton, earned $10.7 million last year according to their 2015 tax return, which her campaign released Friday along with a trove of other documents intended to apply pressure to Republican Donald Trump to do the …

Government

50+ Quick Dinners for When It's Too Hot to Cook

When the temperatures climb into the triple digits, cooking is the last thing on my mind. But since one can't subsist on watermelon and Popsicles …

Cooking

Salty Peanut Bars

Hello to you on this last day of July! Can you believe it? Tomorrow we welcome a whole new month. August is the month that I do lots of planning for …

Dessert

How Hillary Clinton defined her historic moment

<b>Philadelphia (CNN) —</b> As Hillary Clinton playfully batted away an avalanche of balloons Thursday night, she appeared proud, happy and reconciled to her historic moment.<p>She had accepted the Democratic nomination with "humility, determination and boundless confidence in America's promise," taking her …

Pulse victim’s mother gives the heartbreaking speech of the DNC.

Bearing witness is often painful, but it is essential if we are to understand how terrible things come to pass. Listening to survivors testifying …

Common Sense

Marvel turns Comic-Con's focus from the Avengers and onto its new crop of heroes

If Warner Bros. came into this year's Comic-Con with the goal of resetting (and lightening the mood of) its DC superhero slate after the disappointment of "Batman v Superman," the Marvel Studios panel Saturday showed Marvel making its own kind of change-up.<p>For the first time in years, this was a …

A Better Kind of Happiness

Nearly two and a half millennia ago, Aristotle triggered a revolution in happiness. At the time, Greek philosophers were trying hard to define precisely what this state of being was. Some contended that it sprang from hedonism, the pursuit of sensual pleasure. Others argued from the perspective of …

Happiness

House Republicans' Report Sheds New Light on Benghazi Attack

A long-awaited report on the 2012 terrorist attack in Benghazi details an array of bureaucratic miscues and inter-agency blunders but does not specifically blame former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for events that led to the deaths of four Americans.<p>The 800-page document represents the end of …

Celebrating the day when the love of an interracial couple conquered centuries of hate

The 49th anniversary of the landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision that struck down laws banning interracial marriage is this weekend.<p>In 1958, when Mildred Jeter and Richard Loving wanted to marry, their union was illegal. Mildred was black and Native American, and her childhood sweetheart, Richard, …

Los Angeles

Deadly superbug arrives in US, report says

A long-dreaded superbug that is a strain of E. Coli has made its first appearance in the United States, researchers at the U.S. Military HIV Research Program announced Thursday.<p>After being identified in China, Europe and Canada, researchers identified mcr-1 positive— part of the deadly family of …

Sanders campaign manager: DNC chairwoman 'throwing shade' on Bernie

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Bernie Sanders' campaign manager slammed Debbie Wasserman Schultz on Wednesday after she told CNN the Vermont senator did not do enough to condemn his supporters' behavior at the party's Nevada convention.<p>"We can have a long conversation about Debbie Wasserman Schultz just about …

Government

A top pro-Hillary super PAC is planning to spend twice as much as it did on Obama to back her against Trump — here's why

Priorities USA was founded to help re-elect President Barack Obama in the 2012 election.<p>However, it spent "roughly $70-80 million" during that campaign, according to Justin Barasky, the group's communications director.<p>This year, it "will be at least $136 million," Barasky told Business Insider in a …

Voting

Can satellites be used to keep countries honest on climate emissions claims?

When nearly 200 countries agreed in Paris late last year to work together to reduce emissions of the greenhouse gases that cause global warming, one crucial detail was left hanging: verification.<p>Under the accord, the nations backed a set of principles and goals designed to stop global temperatures …

Climate Change

Hillary Clinton on Bernie Sanders "Our Differences Pale in Comparison to What We're Seeing From the Other Side"

<i>I am a Bernie Sanders supporter. Why should I vote for Hillary Clinton if she wins the nomination? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Hillary Clinton, Senator, Secretary of State, 2016</b> …

Hillary Clinton

Modest goals set in bid to save Syria truce, peace talks

VIENNA (AP) — Seeking to salvage and reinforce a shaky truce, world and regional powers agreed Tuesday to try to turn the faltering pause in Syria's …

Middle East

Last child soldiers in the Americas to be freed as Farc agree to release Colombia's children

Colombia’s largest rebel group has announced that it will free all child soldiers, bringing to an end a disturbing chapter in the country’s history and marking important progress in talks to end the longest-running civil war in the West.<p>Exactly how many children are currently held by Farc, the …

A one-night theatrical release: The true story of a former special agent rescuing young girls from human traffickers

Filmmakers Chet Thomas and Darrin Fletcher spent two years documenting a former U.S. special agent's efforts to rescue young girls from human traffickers around the world. Now they're hoping their new movie can shed light on the international horrors of sex slavery.<p>The duo's documentary, about the …

Underground Railroad

The Dirty Secret Behind America's Addiction to Painkillers

A new investigation shows Oxycontin doesn't last nearly as long as advertised for many patients.<p>When America saw the first signs of an opioid addiction epidemic in the mid 1990s, one major mystery began to fester. Pharmacology research has long suggested that drugs that take effect slowly and last …

'holy hell' documents 22 years of ecstasy and insanity inside a spiritual cult

Filmmaker Will Allen spent over two decades as a member of a spiritual group called The Buddhafield, founded by a charismatic dancer and bodybuilder in 1980s Los Angeles. His documentary about the experience, ‘Holy Hell’ (executive produced by Jared...<p>When the documentary <i>Holy Hell</i> first screened at …

Mindfulness therapy for mental health problems? 'It's more useful than drugs' | Sarah Marsh and Guardian readers

New research has raised hope for using mindfulness in treating mental ill-health. We asked readers about their experiences and had a mixed response<p>Many people, in an attempt to de-stress, have tried some form of mindfulness – the practice of sitting still and focusing on your breathing and …

5 takeaways from Kentucky and Oregon

<b>(CNN) —</b> Bernie Sanders won more delegates than Hillary Clinton on Tuesday night -- but not enough to slow Clinton's march to the Democratic presidential nomination.<p>Clinton won Kentucky by a razor-thin margin, while Sanders notched a bigger 53% to 47% victory in Oregon. The 61 delegates Kentucky had …