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The conservative Ariz. Republic backed Clinton and got death threats. This is its response.

Less than a month ago, the historically conservative editorial board of the Arizona Republic, the largest newspaper in the state, endorsed Hillary Clinton for president.<p>It was the first time in its 126 years that the newspaper backed a Democrat over a Republican for the country’s highest office.<p>The …

Journalism

Donald Trump Says GOP Office Firebombed 'Because We Are Winning'

After the North Carolina GOP headquarters was firebombed on Sunday, one of the presidential candidates blamed “animals” while the other called the …

Hillary Clinton Promises to Hold Wells Fargo Accountable

Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton on Monday vowed to hold Wells Fargo accountable for “egregious corporate behavior” in a …

This Map Shows Airport WiFi Passwords Across the World

Never yearn for Internet connection during your layover again.<p>Perhaps a traveler's greatest frustration: Being stuck in the terminal, with plenty of emails to check, but no WiFi to do so.<p>Squander no longer. While many airports require you to join a particular VIP airline club to snag WiFi …

Wi-Fi

Mother Is Confused When Attendant Asks Her To Get Off Flight, Until She Finds Out Why

Southwest Airlines is getting a lot of positive attention after they did something truly awesome for one of their passengers when they learned her …

Flying

Disney Just Can't Stop Making Pirates of the Caribbean Movies

The fifth installment, 'Dead Men Tell No Tales,' looks a lot like the past four, but this time the bad guy will be played by Javier Bardem.<p>On Sunday, Disney released a trailer for the fifth installment of its roller coaster-inspired pirate thriller franchise, <i>Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell</i> …

Pirates of the Caribbean

The Internet Is Obsessing Over This 'Impossible' Water Stream

Not witchcraft.<p>Since it appeared on the Oddly Satisfying subreddit last week, a gif of a strange-looking water stream has sent the internet into …

Dancing With the Stars Recap: Emma Slater Gets Engaged to Sasha Farber, Babyface and Vanilla Ice Go Home

<b>Update</b>: Well, Tom Bergeron didn't prepare us for <i>this</i>: 15 minutes into the show, real-life couple Emma Slater and Sasha Farber performed a romantic contemporary number that ended with Sasha proposing to Emma! The twosome recently bought a house in the Hollywood Hills over the summer, and those close …

Spending time alone is the best way to get real rest—even for extroverts

Picture this. It’s a Saturday morning, and autumn sunshine is falling through the blinds. You have a cup of coffee, a book, and an easy chair. Best of all: you’re alone. Your family, housemates, spouse, or children are elsewhere, and three uninterrupted hours stretch before you.<p>Restful, right? For …

Analysts upgrade AAPL financial estimates following strong demand for iPhone 7

Two more investor analyst institutions have upgrade their targets for Apple’s bottom line, as demand for iPhone 7 continues to surprise industry watchers and exceed investor expectations from earlier in the year.<p>Nomura Securities are predicting AAPL Apple stock will soon hit a new all-time high of …

Grey's Anatomy: Kelly McCreary comments on being confused for Jerrika Hinton

<i>Grey’s Anatomy</i> actress Kelly McCreary is tired of being mistaken for her costar, Jerrika Hinton.<p>McCreary attended EW’s Emmys party on Friday night, …

Self-awareness

The Koch Brothers Are Finally Stepping In to Clean Up America’s Mess

It’s just not the one everyone was expecting.<p>With just 50 days remaining until Election Day, <b>Charles</b> and <b>David Koch,</b> the billionaire Republican kingmakers, have some cleaning up to do. Their party nominee flagrantly flouts the conservative establishment they’ve spent years building, not to mention …

Uh Oh: Donald Trump Just Smashed the Small-Dollar Donation Record for Republicans

G.O.P. elites may be keeping their pocketbooks closed, but Trump’s conservative base is handing him their money like never before.<p>For all his talk about self-funding his own campaign, billionaire <b>Donald Trump</b> has raised an unprecedented amount of small-dollar donations for a Republican presidential …

Millennial Voters May Cost Hillary Clinton the Election

The Democratic nominee hasn't matched the support Barack Obama garnered during his presidential campaigns. Can she turn that around before November?<p>When Hillary Clinton delivers a speech aimed at Millennials in Philadelphia on Monday, she will be confronting perhaps the most persistent weakness in …

Government

Pro-Putin party wins big majority in Russian elections

President Vladimir Putin sees the governing party's huge gain in parliamentary elections as a vote of confidence in his government, despite a low voter turnout which suggests broad public apathy and dismay with the political process.<p>United Russia, the main party supporting Putin, expanded its grip …

Here's What 57 Celebrities Wore to Their First-Ever Emmy Red Carpets

The early 2000s were a very different time.<p>The 68th Primetime Emmy Awards are this Sunday, so we're looking back at what our favorite stars wore their very first time out. Prepare for some funny, impressive, oh-that's-<i>so</i>-her stuff.

Women's Fashion

Russia 'could run out of cash reserves over the next year'

The Russian government is ploughing through its foreign exchange reserves at such a fast rate that it could use up its rainy day fund by 2017, …

Federal Budget

7 Science-Backed Steps To Take Before Quitting A Job That’s Burning You Out

Here’s the latest research on the small tweaks you can make to fall back in love with a job that’s getting the better of you.<p>When you first moved your things into your office, you couldn’t wait to put your talents to use and impress your new colleagues with your dedication and drive.<p>But at some …

Celine Dion says cartoon movie 'Up' helped in explaining husband's death to their children

It's been a hard year for Celine Dion and her family.<p>The "My Heart Will Go On" singer opens up in a new <i>Yahoo News</i> sit-down with Katie Couric about the tragic toll cancer has had on her loved ones, losing her husband, Rene Angelil, and brother Daniel Dion, just days apart, and how she broke the news …

Chicago is trying to bail itself out

It's not for lack of trying. Chicago's decision makers—with occasional help from the state legislature—have taken the following steps over the past year to reconcile the budget gaps created by the underfunded pension:<p>Approved the largest property-tax increase in decades and dedicated $544 million …

Sears is closing a whole bunch of Kmart stores

On Friday, Sears Holdings, which owns Sears and Kmart, informed Kmart employees in at least 13 states that their stores would be closing in mid-December, according to local news reports and employees who spoke to Business Insider.<p>The stores that are closing will begin liquidation sales on September …

The City

Refugees welcome in UK, say demonstrators on London march

<b>Demonstrators chanting "refugees are welcome here" have marched through London to persuade the government to resettle more refugees in the UK.</b><p>Organisers said they hope the prime minister will "lead an appropriate humanitarian response" to the crisis at a UN refugee summit next week.<p>The …

Russia delays manned launch to space station

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's space agency says a manned launch to the International Space Station that had been scheduled for next week has been …

Teacher lowers grade for Native American students who sat during Pledge of Allegiance

Leilani Thomas's protest of the Pledge of Allegiance may be generating attention in light of similar recent protests by athletes around the United …

Pledge of Allegiance

U.S. Air Force grounds F-35 fighters over cooling line problems | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Air Force has grounded 13 Lockheed Martin Corp F-35A Lightning II aircraft after discovering peeling and crumbling insulation in avionics cooling lines inside the fuel tanks, an Air Force spokeswoman said on Friday.<p>An F-35A Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter takes off …

The Russian woman who travels 500km to vote

It has been described as the most boring election of 2016, a parliamentary race set for Sunday that is largely devoid of drama and unlikely to change Vladimir Putin’s Russia very much.<p>But among the country’s citizens faith in the democratic process has never been stronger. A report published in …

Russia