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Roger Stone Posts, Deletes Swastika-Filled Image Of Trump Crew

Trump confidante Roger Stone on Tuesday posted on Instagram, and then deleted, a photoshopped image prominently showing him and other Trump …

Roger Stone

The Mystery of Jupiter’s Swirling Colors Is Finally Solved, Scientists Say

The answer was buried way below the surface.<p>A new study has finally offered an explanation for Jupiter’s trippy colors and unusual swirls. These …

Astronomy

Couple’s four-year-old adopted daughter facing deportation amid US immigration crackdown

The child's immigration case was recently denied without explanation.<p>A Colorado couple is scrambling to protect their four-year-old adopted daughter …

Immigration

Thirty micrometres a minute: scientists discover the speed of death

<b>Name:</b> The speed of death.<p><b>Age:</b> Not sure that is entirely relevant.<p><b>Appearance:</b> Cellular.<p><b>You’re talking in riddles.</b> I’m bracing myself for some seriously hard science.<p><b>Stop beating about the bush and get on with it.</b> OK, here goes. Two Stanford University systems biologists, Xianrui Cheng and James …

Stanford University

WATCH: Television Show Cautioned Viewers About Climate Change ... in 1958

Back in the 1990s, climate change -- in its earlier linguistic incarnation as "global warming" -- was something most people only knew as that weird …

Climate Change

Anti-Gay Pastor Timothy Lee Reddin Arrested For Allegedly Trying To Have Sex With Underage Boy

Redding previously served 27 months in prison for possession of child pornography.<p>Pastor Timothy Lee Reddin did not practice what he preached, police …

Crime

Ruth Bader Ginsburg Explains Racism to the Supreme Court

This morning, the Supreme Court decided 5-4 that a central piece of the Voting Rights Act of 1964 (or VRA) is unconstitutional.<p>Pretty much anyone who …

Right To Vote

Yes, You Should Still Change Your DNS Settings for Better Internet

The DNS (Domain Name System) server settings on your laptop, phone, or router are your gateway to the web—converting easy-to-remember domain names …

Information Security

Blue light from phone screens accelerates blindness, study finds

Scientists say they have found how blue light from smartphones, laptops and other digital devices damages vision and can speed up blindness.<p>Research by the University of Toledo in the US has revealed that prolonged exposure to blue light triggers poisonous molecules to be generated in the eye’s …

Age-Related Macular Degeneration

The Administration’s Infuriating Both Sides–ing of the Canada–Saudi Arabia Dispute

The next time President Donald Trump or one of his allies talks about the importance of standing up for the values of Western civilization, recall …

Human Rights

Trump surges to fore of Manafort trial

For the first time, the president's name was invoked repeatedly in a trial Trump insists has nothing to do with him.<p>President Donald Trump says that the criminal trial of his former campaign aide, Paul Manafort, has nothing to do with him.<p>But jurors in a Virginia courtroom heard his name repeatedly …

Donald Trump

Doctors warn of dangers in new ‘peegasm’ trend

We’ve all been there. Maybe you had one too many coffees, or gulped down half a gallon of water after your morning workout. Your bladder is full, but …

Urinary Tract Infection

'Uber for trash' uses rideshare technology to collect waste

Four years ago, Greg Lettieri and Adam Pasquale found their startup idea in the garage.<p>The CEO and COO, respectively, of Recycle Track Systems (RTS) …

Sustainability

Twitter Responds In Amazement At Donald Trump Fans Who Say They’d Rather Be Russian Than Democrats

A viral photo of two Donald Trump supporters wearing anti-American T-shirts went viral on Twitter Sunday, and users of the social media platform had …

Donald Trump

You need to watch this Ghostbusters parody take on Trump's religious liberty task force

Earlier this week America’s Attorney General Jeff Sessions introduced a new ‘religious liberty task force.’<p>The task force was set up to help protect …

Religion

Political Cornflakes: Trump tax cuts paying off for executives in ‘eye-popping’ stock sell-offs

U.S. public companies have announced more than $600 billion in stock buybacks, leading to big payouts for CEOs. Outgoing Sen. Orrin Hatch intends to …

It’s True: Trump Is Lying More, and He’s Doing It on Purpose

On Thursday, the Washington <i>Post</i> published a remarkable story on its front page revealing a recent spike in the number of “false and misleading claims” made by President Trump. In his first year as President, Trump made 2,140 false claims, according to the <i>Post</i>. In just the last six months, he has …

Donald Trump

10 basic Android terminal commands you should know

For a lot of us, the fact that we can plug our Android phone into a computer and interact with it is a big plus. Besides the times when we've broken …

Android News

Beer Made From The Vaginal Lactic Acid Of Hot Models Finally Goes On Sale

Finally, the public will be able to consume the "essence" of hot underwear models by simply swigging a beer. And by "essence" I mean the lactic acid …

Alcohol

This new guide shows you how to protect your smartphone at the U.S.-Canada border

The British Columbia Civil Liberties Association (BCCLA) has released a handbook to help travellers between Canada and the U.S. protect their personal data from being viewed, used or stored by border agencies in either country.<p>At the moment, Meghan McDermott, staff counsel with BCCLA, says border …

Privacy

'Enemy of the people'? More like honest reporters whose journalism annoys Trump

<b>To the editor:</b> I am grateful to New York Times publisher A.G. Sulzberger for telling us what actually took place when he met with President Trump to discuss his repeated “fake news” taunts and his references to the press as the “enemy of the people.”<p>For those who agree with Trump, I would like them …

Donald Trump

Donald Trump Said Photo IDs Are Required To Buy Groceries & Um, Nope

On July 31, Donald Trump attended a rally in Tampa, FL to support Florida Rep. Ron DeSantis. However, it's no surprise that Trump had to slip in his …

Government

Donald Trump Jr. Rails Against Mark Roberts’ Insult Toward Melania, Twitter Points Out Issues In His Arguments

Earlier this week, a political candidate from Oregon generated a great deal of outrage across social media when he referred to First Lady Melania …

Donald Trump

Trump calls on Sessions to end Mueller investigation 'right now'

President Donald Trump on Wednesday called on Attorney General Jeff Sessions to end special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation, one of the most direct demands he has made of the Justice Department to stop the probe since it began.<p>"Attorney General Jeff Sessions should stop this Rigged …

Donald Trump

Scientists Made a Weird System to Study the Mysteries of Photonic Crystals

When you see light, you’re looking at photons spat out by an excited atom. But what if instead of light, an excited atom released a wave of …

Quantum Physics

35 Founding Father Quotes Conservative Christians Will Hate

Published<p>2 hours ago<p>on<p>By<p>The separation of church and state is one of the cornerstones of America’s foundation. Conservative Christian fundamentalists …

Religion

Why Are We Still So Worried About Wat­­ching Porn?

Decades of fearmongering almost got porn addiction added to the International Classification of Diseases. Thankfully, the World Health Organization …

World Health Organization

Jeff Sessions' 'Religious Liberty Task Force' Declares Holy War on LGBT People

The Attorney General's new 'Religious Liberty Task Force' will ensure that the Trump administration's program of discrimination against LGBT people …

Religion

Buyer beware: It's 1930 all over again.

In 1930, President Herbert Hoover, who campaigned on tariffs in 1928, signed the Smoot–Hawley Tariff Act. Infamously, this act compounded the market …

Globalization

The age of 3D-printed guns in America is here

A last-ditch effort to block a US organization from making instructions to 3D-print a gun available to download has failed. The template will be posted online on Wednesday (Aug. 1).<p>From then, anyone with access to a 3D printer will be able to create their own firearm out of the same kind of …

Gun Control