Andre Lawrence

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2018 has been deadlier for schoolchildren than service members

<i>This article has been updated.</i><p>The school shooting near Houston on Friday bolstered a stunning statistic: More people have been killed at schools this year than have been killed while serving in the military.<p>Initial estimates put the number killed at Santa Fe High School at eight. (The death toll …

Guns

70 Candid, Beautiful, Heart-Melty Moments From the Royal Wedding

Today's Top Stories<p>1<p>Everything to Know About Harvey Weinstein's Arrest<p>2<p>Courtney Barnett Can Laugh at the Bad Feelings<p>3<p>All the Best Memorial Day Sales to Shop<p>4<p>Analyzing Trump's Breakup Letter to Kim Jong Un<p>5<p>How Women Can Keep Winning Elections<p>View Gallery 70 Photos<p>Next10 Dresses You Can Buy Right …

Royal Weddings

Inside The Ecosystem That Fuels Amazon’s Fake Review Problem

A vast web of Amazon review fraud lives online, and it's designed to evade the company’s efforts to thwart it.<p><b>One morning in late January</b>, Jake picked up the box on his desk, tore through the packing tape, unearthed the iPhone case inside, snapped a picture, and uploaded it to an Amazon review he’d …

eCommerce

Firearms debate rages as Florida rally coincides with gun show

MIAMI (Reuters) - Student survivors of a mass shooting that killed 17 people at a Florida high school called for gun restrictions on Saturday during an angry and somber rally, but attendees at a nearby gun show said firearms could not be blamed for the massacre.<p>Wednesday's shooting in the Fort …

Guns

Engineering against all odds, or how NYC’s subway will get wireless in the tunnels

Never ask a wireless engineer working on the NYC subway system “What can go wrong?” Flooding, ice, brake dust, and power outages relentlessly attack the network components. Rats — many, many rats — can eat power and fiber optic cables and bring down the whole system. Humans are no different, as …

Baggers Babes: Janelle Lynn

Janelle Lynn, is an internationally published glamour model for the likes of Maxim, Playboy, and of course, Baggers Magazine (your favorite!). She …

What a bullet does to a human body

Four years ago, a 14-year-old boy was wheeled into Dr. Mary Fallat’s emergency room. He had been shot in the abdomen. At first glance, all the …

Medicine

Baggers Babes: Angela Jean

Mo’s Image Cutoms, in Miami, is known for its award-winning custom paint and pinstriping. Over the years, Mo’s has built some pretty cool custom …

White House Correspondents' Dinner: Michelle Wolf obliterates Sarah Huckabee Sanders

WASHINGTON – Sarah Huckabee Sanders attended Saturday night's White House Correspondents' Dinner as a representative of the Trump administration, getting a front-row seat to a brutal roasting, courtesy of this year's entertainer Michelle Wolf.<p>For the second year in a row, President Trump did not …

Donald Trump

Books & Books founder Mitchell Kaplan buys Books & Books building in Coral Gables

As brick-and-mortar bookstores struggle to compete with online vendors, Books & Books founder Mitchell Kaplan has figured out a way to ensure the …

The Survey Results Are In: Millennials Hate Boomers

Axios and Survey Monkey finally prove what we all suspected. But Millennials shouldn't dwell on the problem. The Boomers are not to blame. The bots are not coming for you. There is an answer to the problem.<p>$75,000 in debt.<p>That's the number I remember hearing when I met a Millennial in a coffee shop …

Demographics

Prince opened for Rick James in 1980 and Killed the stage! This started the rivalry between the two. https://t.co/Dz2H8e5PE1

Files show rising alarm in Prince's circle as health failed

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Some of Prince's closest confidants had grown increasingly alarmed about his health in the days before he died and tried to get …

Medicine

2 black men arrested at Starbucks get an apology from police

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Rashon Nelson initially brushed it off when the Starbucks manager told him he couldn't use the restroom because he wasn't a …

Race & Ethnicity

Barbara Bush: 'Rhymes with rich' and other famous quotes

Barbara Bush: In her own words, from political prognostication to 'rhymes with rich'<p>USA TODAY<p>Barbara Bush's legacy of enduring love and sharp wit<p>Barbara Bush will be remembered as a fierce defender of the members of her family. She was also the family humorist, and her tack-sharp wit has left an …

Barbara Bush

World's richest self-made woman shares 3 pieces of advice for success

With a net worth of $7.4 billion, 48-year-old Zhou Qunfei, the founder and CEO of Lens Technology, is once again the world's richest self-made woman, …

Hiby R6

<b>The Android champ!</b><p><b>PROS:</b> solid build, reference quality sound tuning, balanced output, fast android performance, beautiful display.<p><b>CONS:</b> high output …

Never Solved, a College Dorm Fire Has Become One Man’s Obsession

Students awoke to what they thought was the murmur of children playing. They awoke to what they assumed was a pesky classmate banging on the door to borrow a textbook. They awoke from a lifelike dream that they were at a barbecue, could even smell the smoke. There was smoke. It was just after 4 in …

Crime

Ten Years Later: What Have We Learned From the Financial Crisis?

Ten years ago this month, investment bank Bear Stearns collapsed in a spectacular way, thanks, in part, to risky investments that tanked. It was …

Neither the Obamas nor Trump Will Attend Prince Harry’s Wedding

There will be no politicians allowed at Windsor Castle on the big day.<p><b>Prince Harry</b> and <b>Meghan Markle</b> are staying away from politics on their wedding day. Per the <i>Daily Mail</i>’s <b>Rebecca English,</b> <b>Barack Obama,</b> <b>Michelle Obama,</b> and President <b>Donald Trump</b> are not invited to the May 19 ceremony at Windsor …

Donald Trump

The Impossible Burger: Inside the Strange Science of the Fake Meat That 'Bleeds'

The cook, complete with hair net, lays the red patty down on the grill and gives it a press with a spatula. And there, that unmistakable sizzle and …

Jeff Bezos Quit His Job at 30 to Launch Amazon--Here Are the 3 Simple Strategies He Used to Do It

Amazon's Founder and CEO walked away from a highly lucrative job on Wall Street after reading a report about the rapid growth of the Internet. Here is why he did it.<p>Two decades before he became the richest man in the world, Jeff Bezos was just another employee on someone else's payroll. It was …

Judge rules defamation case against Trump may proceed

A New York judge said Tuesday that a defamation lawsuit against President Trump related to an allegation that he sexually harassed a former “Apprentice” contestant may go forward.<p>Summer Zervos filed the suit last year after Trump said publicly during the 2016 presidential campaign that she and …

Donald Trump

'Cracking is not good': Engineer called to report bridge flaws before Florida collapse

MIAMI — Two days before a pedestrian bridge collapsed at Florida International University and killed at least six people, an engineer from the firm that designed the walkway left a voicemail with state transportation officials warning of cracks in the structure.<p>State officials released a transcript …

Rainfall

Engineer on Florida bridge project called state two days before deadly collapse to report crack, state says

A lead engineer responsible for a pedestrian bridge that collapsed near Miami left a voice mail for a state transportation official warning of “some cracking” two days before the structure crashed, state officials said Friday night.<p>The engineer with the private contractor FIGG Bridge Engineers did …

Engineering

Conor Lamb Wins Pennsylvania House Seat, Giving Democrats a Map for Trump Country

Conor Lamb, a Democrat and former Marine, scored a razor-thin but extraordinary upset in a special House election in southwestern Pennsylvania after a few thousand absentee ballots cemented a Democratic victory in the heart of President Trump’s Rust Belt base.<p>The Republican candidate, Rick Saccone, …

Republicans

Ellen Pompeo on How to Get What You're Worth | InStyle.com

Amazon Checking-Account Plan Sees Banks as Partner, Not Prey

Banks have been warily watching Amazon.com Inc. for signs it would threaten their world. The tech giant’s latest move looks more like an opportunity …

eCommerce