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Small earthquake in Gervais, south of Woodburn

GERVAIS, Ore. — A 2.9 magnitude earthquake was recorded about four miles northwest of the town of Gervais on Sunday afternoon.<p>The earthquake happened …

Geology

The best mattress cooling pads 2018: don't get hot under the covers

By Aimée Bradshaw<p>There’s nothing worse than lying awake on a warm summer’s night, sweltering hot despite the fact that you’ve got the windows wide …

Memoryfoam

Browsing porn in incognito mode isn't nearly as private as you think | Dylan Curran

When you use incognito mode, it doesn’t mean that your activity disappears forever – it’s just hidden on the incriminating device<p>Ctrl-shift-N: the wondrous keyboard shortcut to start an incognito tab in Google Chrome. You hesitantly type in your odious search, and find the porn site which in that …

Google Chrome

Man dies after Tesla crashes into San Francisco area pond

CASTRO VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — A man was killed when the Tesla automobile he was driving veered off a road, crashed through a fence and plunged into a pond, authorities said Monday.<p>California Highway Patrol spokesman Daniel Jacowitz said rescuers pulled the Tesla Model S from the pond early Monday …

San Francisco

1 Lesson from the James Comey Interview Leaders Absolutely Cannot Ignore

Forget what the ex-FBI director said about Trump. Remember what he said about hubris.<p>Everybody's talking about James Comey's explosive interview with ABC News' George Stephanopoulos. But while there were lots of juicy facts and blistering opinions, one statement stood out to me. You might have …

James Comey

Avoiding Lectins: How To Heal Your Gut & Avoid Inflammation

<i>Dr. Steven Gundry made waves in 2017 when he released</i> The Plant Paradox<i>, a book that made the assertion that some of the health world’s favorite</i> …

Wellness

What Your Boss Doesn’t Want You To Know About Negotiation

<b>In Life, everything is a negotiation.</b><p>Your Job.<p>Your Bonus.<p>Your Promotion.<p>Your Project.<p>Your Deadline.<p>And the negotiation doesn’t stop when you get home …

Are your phone camera and microphone spying on you? | Dylan Curran

Taping over the lens is just the first step in keeping online snoopers out of your business<p>Here is what the former FBI director James Comey said when he was asked back in September 2016 if he covered his laptop’s webcam with tape.<p>“Heck yeah, heck yeah. Also, I get mocked for a lot of things, and I …

Spying

Amazon customers are freaking out after their accounts were closed — and they say it reveals the dark side of the company's 'totalitarian power'

Over the last week, Amazon has closed hundreds to thousands of customers' accounts with no warning. The outcry was immediate, with furious customers organizing online and threatening class-action lawsuits against the company.<p>The backlash may seem out of proportion to some. What's the big deal about …

Why You Should Never, Ever Drain Your Pasta In The Sink

Don't let that liquid gold circle the drain again.<p>If you drain your pasta water through a colander and down the sink, you’re throwing away an invaluable asset that cooks call “liquid gold.”<p>(The term “liquid gold” has also been used to refer to wood cleaner, hair products and of course, urine. For …

5 Ways You Can Negotiate More Effectively

"What's your best price?"<p>"That's too expensive."<p>"Your competitor is selling the same thing for…."<p>Most salespeople and business owners hear statements …

Customer Service

How I Make a Full-Time Income in My Spare Time -- And How You Can, Too

Affiliate marketing is simple, but it's not easy.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As a young man, I learned how to make money online, initially to pay off my mother’s debt. I’ve used these same skills to create a lifestyle that many dream about, flying 96 times just this …

These 19 Sneakers Look Just Like Dress Shoes

We honestly get excited with each new wave of the sneaker trend—it only solidifies them as the shoes we can't live without. With each new season …

Pope: Rights of migrants trump national security concerns

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis on Monday urged countries to greatly improve their welcome to migrants and stop collective expulsions, saying …

My name is Dan Covfefe and unfortunately the meme died before I could capitalize financially on it

My name is Dan Covfefe and I should be the person everyone is talking about right now. I should be the hit of the country—nay, the <i>world</i>- right now. …

Freight Train

Roethlisberger unsure of future, considering retirement

(The Sports Xchange) - Ben Roethlisberger told 93.7 The Fan on Tuesday that he is not ready to commit to playing next season after the Pittsburgh Steelers’ 36-17 loss to the New England Patriots last Sunday in the AFC Championship Game.<p>Jan 22, 2017; Foxborough, MA, USA; Pittsburgh Steelers …

The Latest: Trump accuses Green Party recount as a 'scam'

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President-elect Donald Trump (all times local):<p>2:15 p.m.<p>Donald Trump says that the Green Party is dropping its …

Afghan troops causing more civilian casualties, U.N. says

KABUL (Reuters) - Afghan civilians are paying the price for increased fighting in populated areas around the country, the United Nations reported on Wednesday, with government troops responsible for a growing share of civilian casualties.<p>Afghan men carry a wounded man at a hospital after a bomb …