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Joe Biden consoles Meghan McCain on father's cancer diagnosis

<b>(CNN) —</b> Joe Biden and Meghan McCain shared an emotional moment Wednesday, with the former vice president consoling the daughter of his friend and onetime political rival Sen. John McCain.<p>Visiting ABC's "The View" to talk about his book, "Promise Me, Dad: A Year of Hope, Hardship, and Purpose," …

Joe Biden

NFL, College Sports, NBA and Recruiting

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Everything We Know About Physics in One Neat Infographic

If you've ever wondered which part of physics covers which part of space, fret no more. Here is an awesome map that lays it all out.<br>Read More

Physics

12 – World War II, 1944-45 | History Hub

<b>“Do not worry if you don’t survive the assault, as we have plenty of backup troops who will just go in over you.” –– British Field Marshal Bernard</b> …

Einstein's Theory of Relativity

A Guide to the Inner Workings of This Famous But Often Misunderstood Theory<p>Einstein's theory of relativity is a famous theory, but it's little …

Physics

The Biggest Myth About the Protestant Reformation

The big, bad, backwards Catholic Church had it coming, and Europe's world-wide ascent was thanks to the opening of minds by Protestantism.<p>This month …

The Best Strength Exercises for Runners

Runners aren’t typically known for their massive shoulders or overly-developed glutes—they tend to be lean, and even wiry—a physique that allows them …

China's Undewater Nukes: The Most Dangerous Nuclear Threat No One Is Talking About?

<i>Deployed appropriately, any of the more modern submarines can strike the United States with nuclear missiles. The Type 096 can strike the U.S. from</i> …

Military

Africa's economies ranked by GDP, which is really the largest?

<i>This comment piece was written by Charlie Robertson, Global Chief Economist, Renaissance Capital</i><p>Uuumm .. that’s a toughie. But we really should know …

Africa

Attack on US soldiers in Niger: Here’s why the troops were there in the first place

Questions are still arising after four U.S. soldiers were killed in Niger in early October during an apparent ambush — the deadliest combat mission …

Africa

Ignore China's warning of a 'Minsky moment' at your peril

What exactly is the Chinese for "Minsky moment"? The chances are that we will soon need to know, after a startling moment of clarity from the …

Economics

Did Hobby Lobby Buy a Piece of the Bible Illegally Sold on eBay?

Sketchy doesn't even begin to describe the controversy surrounding artifacts in the new Museum of the Bible, which is backed by evangelicals …

Under 5 Minutes Drill to Improve Running Performance

This set of drills is a quick and easy supplement to any run, warm-up or strength workout you may have on your schedule. You can do them just about …

Workouts

How America’s Colonel Kurtz Beat Back North Korea

His code-breakers helped the U.S. turn back a North Korean invasion, but Donald Nichols would soon veer out of control, losing touch with morality, …

North Korea

Will Italy's Lombardy and Veneto follow Catalonia?

The Italian regions of Lombardy and Veneto are holding referendums on Sunday in a bid for more autonomy from Rome. But has the crisis in Catalonia …

Europe

Alexei Navalny - Russia's barred presidential candidate

Alexei Navalny wants to become Russia's president in 2018. Yet the election commissioner has said a prior conviction blocks his path to the Kremlin. …

Russia

Tax Cuts . . . And?

Doing more on fiscal reform<p>‘If you’re a Republican and you don’t want to simplify the tax code and cut taxes, what good are you to anybody?” So …

Economics

China Is Quietly Reshaping the World

The staggering scope of the country’s infrastructure initiative—and what it means for the international order<p>The Pakistani town of Gwadar was until recently filled with the dust-colored cinderblock houses of about 50,000 fishermen. Ringed by cliffs, desert, and the Arabian Sea, it was at the …

China

Walter Isaacson Goes Inside the Most Creative Mind in History: Leonardo da Vinci

The award-winning author explains what drew him to Leonardo da Vinci, and what we can all learn from this self-made Renaissance man.<p>Midway through …

Leonardo Da Vinci

Confederate Commanders at the Battle of Gettysburg

Leading the Army of Northern Virginia<p>Fought July 1-3, 1863, the Battle of Gettysburg saw the Army of Northern Virginia field 71,699 men which were …

Who Will Be The Next Fed Chief - And Why It Matters

<i>By Dan Steinbock</i><p><i>Janet Yellen's term is ending at the Federal Reserve. With new appointments, President Trump can indirectly shape US monetary policy</i> …

Christian Apologists Conference: Learn To Explain Why Jesus Christ Inspires Faith In God [Opinion]

Christian apologists will meet November 4, for the 2017 Defending Truth Conference. It will be a time to reflect on the reasons to have faith in God …

Jesus

Xi’s Legacy May Rest on the World’s Biggest Infrastructure Project

During Xi Jinping’s first five years in office, it’s become a journalistic commonplace to describe him as the most powerful Chinese leader since Mao …

China