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N. Korea says it's a 'pipe dream' that it will give up nukes

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea said it is a "pipe dream" for the United States to think it will give up its nuclear weapons, and called the latest U.N. sanctions to target the country "an act of war" that violates its sovereignty.<p>The U.N. Security Council unanimously approved tough new …

North Korea

Trump’s Embrace of Racially Charged Past Puts Republicans in Crisis

WASHINGTON — President Trump’s embrace of the country’s racially charged past has thrown the Republican Party into crisis, dividing his core supporters who have urged him on from the political leaders who fear that he is leading them down a perilous and shortsighted path.<p>The divisions played out in …

Trump again blames ‘both sides’ for violence at white supremacist rally in Charlottesville

By Ashley Parker<p>, Reporter<p>David Nakamura<p>, Reporter<p>NEW YORK — President Trump on Tuesday revived his declaration that “both sides” were to blame for deadly violence at a white supremacist rally over the weekend in Charlottesville, abandoning his message from a day earlier that had emphasized the …

Rights & Freedoms

Conservatives lobbied White House on transgender policy but total ban wasn't what they asked for

<b>(CNN) —</b> Republicans on Capitol Hill are scrambling to respond to President Donald Trump's announcement Wednesday to reinstitute a ban on transgender people serving in the military after conservatives who lobbied the White House say they were pushing only to prevent the Pentagon from paying for …

Chipotle is under investigation, and it's not over charging for guac

Federal regulators have some serious questions for Chipotle after the chain suffered yet another food poisoning outbreak at a Virginia restaurant …

All Extremely Confident People Give Up These 13 Habits

Real confidence is built through hard work and excellent habits.<p>Real confidence is not narcissism.<p>Although the two often get confused, people with narcissistic tendencies need everyone to think that they're special. They have a need for admiration and a sense of entitlement that's rooted in …

Netflix Execs Defend Big Spending and Recent Show Cancellations

Netflix’s top executives defended the streaming company’s free-spending ways, as well as a recent spate of show cancellations, after the company …

H.L. Hunley: More clues uncovered in Civil War submarine | CNN Travel

Comey: White House Lied 'Plain and Simple' About Firing

WASHINGTON — Fired FBI Director James Comey testified Thursday that he was "confused" and "concerned" when President Donald Trump told the public he was firing him for undermining the morale of the agency he had led since 2013.<p>"Those were lies, plain and simple," Comey said.<p>The Trump …

Unnamed White House Official Says Trump Is 'Completely F---ed'

“Veep” star weighs in<p>As unrelenting shockers keep streaming in from the White House, one more has a senior Trump administration official on the …

Cracking the Brain’s Codes - MIT Technology Review

In <i>What Is Life?</i> (1944), one of the fundamental questions the physicist Erwin Schrödinger posed was whether there was some sort of “hereditary …

Neurophilosophy

Trump speaks with entertainer Steve Harvey about helping U.S. cities

NEW YORK (Reuters) - President-elect Donald Trump and Housing Secretary-designate Ben Carson spoke with entertainer and talk show host Steve Harvey on Friday to discuss an effort by the incoming administration to seek positive changes in U.S. inner cities.<p>"He said he wanted to do something," Harvey …