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Michael Cohen Is on a One-Way Train to Screwsville

Only one man in the president's inner circle had a worse week than the president himself.<p>Michael Cohen's legal career continued its plunge toward the bottom of Disbarment Sea this weekend, as reports that he is the subject of a federal criminal probe were quickly eclipsed by the revelation that in …

Donald Trump

Elon Musk Wants to Blanket the World With the Best Satellite Internet Service Ever. The FCC Just Said Yes

SpaceX got conditional approval to launch 4,425 satellites into low-Earth orbit.<p>How do you feel about your internet service provider options? If you're not wild about them, you may get a new alternative within a few years, thanks to the ever-innovative Elon Musk. His company SpaceX recently …

Data shows you didn’t #DeleteFacebook, so make sure to change these settings

Facebook is designed for sharing, whether that’s you posting photos of your lunch, or Facebook sharing targeting data with advertisers and behavioral data with app developers.<p>Most of this data sharing is integral to the core Facebook experience, but there are a few aspects of Facebook’s sharing …

A neuroscientist explains why reality may just be a hallucination

Anil Seth, professor of Cognitive and Computational Neuroscience at the University of Sussex, explains the link between perception and reality. Seth believes reality as we know it comes from activity of our brain. Following is a transcript of the video.<p><b>Anil Seth:</b> How do we know that we experience …

Need a Vacation? Here Are 3 Simple Steps to Make Your Next Trip Tax Deductible

We all love vacations and tax deductions. Just follow these three simple rules to combine them.<p>Don't get me wrong. I love vacations. I just don't find the time to take as many of them as I would like.<p>But if you travel for business and enjoy vacations, you might be in luck. You may be able to …

There's an All-out Airfare War for Flights to Hawaii — Here's How to Take Advantage (Video)

Since last June, we’ve been closely following an airfare war that’s entangled almost every major domestic carrier, including United, Hawaiian, and …

Flying

Video released of Uber self-driving crash that killed woman in Arizona

Video of the first self-driving car crash that killed a pedestrian showed how the autonomous Uber failed to slow down as it fatally hit a 49-year-old woman walking her bike across the street.<p>The newly released footage of the collision that killed Elaine Herzberg in Tempe, Arizona, on Sunday night …

San Francisco

Doctors Have Restored The Sight of Two People in a Monumental World First

This could end one of the most common forms of blindness.<p>British physicians have successfully used stem cells to repair the degenerating tissue at …

Cell Biology

30 Things You're Probably Wasting Money On

Source: Getty Images<p>1 of 32<p>It all adds up<p>Americans work more hours, take less vacation, and retire later than anyone else in the industrialized …

How the Jaegers in Pacific Rim Uprising Violate Physics

It's time for another giant robot-like machine that battles other huge stuff—yes, it's the release of <i>Pacific Rim Uprising</i>. The movie comes out on …

Physics

More evidence essential oils 'make male breasts develop'

<b>A suspected link between abnormal breast growth in young boys and the use of lavender and tea tree oils has been given new weight, after a study found eight chemicals contained in the oils interfere with hormones.</b><p>Gynaecomastia is rare, and there is often no obvious cause.<p>But there have been a …

Joint statement deplores ‘assault on UK sovereignty’ and says only plausible explanation is that Russia is responsible<p>The leaders of Britain, the US, Germany and France have released a joint statement strongly condemning the Salisbury nerve agent attack as “an assault on UK sovereignty” and saying …

Angela Merkel

The Basics of Cryptocurrency Mining, Explained in Plain English

Here's everything you need to know about how virtual currencies are "mined."<p>The cryptocurrency market was absolutely on fire in 2017, delivering what …

Stephen Hawking, best-known physicist of his time, has died

LONDON (AP) — Stephen Hawking, whose brilliant mind ranged across time and space though his body was paralyzed by disease, died Wednesday. He was 76.<p>Hawking died at his home in Cambridge, England, according to a statement by the University of Cambridge.<p>The best-known theoretical physicist of his …

Physics

The 30 Healthiest Foods

Super Foods<p><i>Real Simple</i> asked the country’s top dietitians and nutritionists to tell us which superpowered ingredients we should be incorporating into …

How Trump's new tax law affects homeowners at every income level from $83,000 to $336,000 a year

President Donald Trump signed the Republican tax bill into law at the end of December.<p>The new tax law makes sweeping changes to the tax code for businesses and, on average, American taxpayers. It changes a few longstanding tax benefits for homeowners, too.<p>Under the new law, the deduction for state …

Grilled Peanut Butter and Banana Sandwich Recipe

"A sweet, warm breakfast idea. Cooked like a grilled cheese, but filled with melted peanut butter and warm bananas."<p>Ingredients<p>cooking spray<p>2 …

12 Science Trivia Questions People Always Get Wrong

If you can answer 50 percent of these science trivia questions correctly, you may be a genius.<p>You might think that this is a trick science trivia …

How to fix push notifications

Nothing epitomizes our love-hate relationship with today's tech more than the push notification.<p>Our hatred of those badges, banners, and little red …

Tech Industry

Why are we more likely to get sick if we are cold?

Bundle up! Our cells' ability to fend off infection is suppressed when they are below body temperature.<p>It’s partly because everyone stays indoors …

Common Cold

Peyton Manning sells his Papa John's franchises before split with NFL

Peyton Manning sold his stake in 31 Papa John's franchises late last month, just days before the chain relinquished its role as the official pizza of the NFL.<p>Papa John's spokesperson Peter Collins confirmed in an email to USA TODAY Sports that Manning, the former Indianapolis Colts and Denver …

NFL

Microsoft confirms Windows 10 is getting a new ‘S Mode’ in 2019

Windows 10 S will no longer be a dedicated version next year<p>Microsoft says its plans to move Windows 10 S from a dedicated operating system to a special “S Mode” for versions of Windows 10 next year. While news leaked of the plans last month, Microsoft VP Joe Belfiore confirmed them on Twitter …

50,000 sites infected with cryptocurrency mining malware

The cryptocurrency mining malware epidemic is getting out of hand: nearly 50,000 sites have been surreptitiously infected with crypto-jacking scripts, according to security researcher Troy Mursch from Bad Packets Report.<p>Relying on source-code search engine PublicWWW to scan the web for pages …

Cryptocurrency

Titans can learn from Rams on grooming a more candid Marcus Mariota

INDIANAPOLIS -- All eyes will be on Marcus Mariota and Tennessee Titans offensive coordinator Matt LaFleur when the Titans return for offseason …

Traders are making a fortune betting against gun stocks

Gun makers have been taking it on the chin lately, and traders betting on their stock prices to fall are laughing all the way to the bank.<p>Short sellers— or traders wagering on a share decline — made $41 million over the week ended Thursday, according to data compiled by the financial-analytics firm …

Five Places to Go in Nashville

There’s a spark of energy that shows no sign of slowing down in Nashville’s Wedgewood- Houston neighborhood. Situated a few blocks south of the city’s downtown, the area was long a run-down part of town with warehouses, factories and garages. Today, artists, musicians and other creative types are …

Sculpture

Airlines Are Backing a Startup That Could Fix the Overbooking Problem

Volantio Inc., the Atlanta-based startup that helped United Airlines Inc. manage its overbookings in the wake of the Dr. Dao scandal last summer, is …

Flying

Barack Obama isn’t happy with Facebook and Google, either

He wants them to “have to have a conversation about their business model.”<p>Google and Facebook aren’t just incredibly profitable tech companies — they are “public goods” with a responsibility to serve the public, says Barack Obama.<p>“I do think the large platforms — Google and Facebook being the most …

Google releases info on 2.4 million 'right to be forgotten' requests

Google has received 2.4 million "right to be forgotten" requests since 2014, most of which came from private individuals, according to its latest transparency report. Europe's biggest court passed the right to be forgotten law in 2014, compelling the tech titan to remove personal info from its …

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