Rick Mateljan

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Everyone in Trumpworld Knows He’s an Idiot

One of the more alarming anecdotes in “Fire and Fury,” Michael Wolff’s incendiary new book about Donald Trump’s White House, involves the firing of James Comey, former director of the F.B.I. It’s not Trump’s motives that are scary; Wolff reports that Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner were …

Donald Trump

17 Photos Of The Most Eerie Abandoned Sites In the World

NEXT10 Stories That Prove Gurkhas Are the Fiercest Fighters On The Planet<p>1 | Kolmanskop, Namibia<p>German miners flocked to this town in southwestern …

Communist Party

Read Elizabeth Warren's Speech Blasting Trump as a 'Total Disgrace'

Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren berated presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump and the rest of his party in a speech on Thursday—the same …

Donald Trump

Hollywood Hills home built for 'It's a Wonderful Life' director Frank Capra lists for sale

A Hollywood Hills home that once belonged to Oscar-winning director Frank Capra and his first wife, actress Helen Howell, has listed for sale at $2 million.<p>Built for Capra in 1925, the Spanish Revival-style house has vintage appeal with arched doors and windows, brick accents and wrought iron work. …

Inside Apple CEO Tim Cook’s Fight With the FBI

The day after the massacre in San Bernardino, Calif., where Syed Rizwan Farook and Tashfeen Malik shot to death 14 people and wounded 22 others at a …

Privacy

Wildlife refuge occupation part of long-running lands fight

BURNS, Ore. (AP) — The small group of armed anti-government activists occupying a remote wildlife preserve in Oregon's high desert gave visitors free …

Republican governors and candidates move to keep Muslim migrants out

Nearly two dozen Republican governors moved Monday to close off their states to Syrian migrants as leading GOP presidential candidates outlined positions that would discriminate against Muslims seeking refuge in the United States.<p>The efforts come amid heightened fears among Republicans, and some …

The countries that don’t exist

There really is a secret world of hidden independent nations, with their own populations, governments – and football leagues. In fact, you’ve almost certainly visited one without realising.<p>When I first see Nick Middleton, he is surrounded by globes and atlases showing the most exotic places on the …

Rocky Mountains

The Wrong Way to Legalize Marijuana?

Ohio may be on the brink of creating America’s first marijuana ‘monopoly.’<p>On the surface, Ian James sounds like any other idealistic marijuana advocate: He’s critical of the war on drugs, he touts the economic and tax benefits of legalization and uses the familiar rebuttal against the “think of the …

Cannabis

New Study Says Sugar Is Toxic—But These Old Ads Say Otherwise

A pro-sugar ad that appeared in the Aug. 14, 1964, issue of TIMEIn a "note to mothers," the ad explains that no-sugar dr<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Sugar Information<p>…

Diabetes

Articles about tiny diy trailer home built couple budget on Dwell.com - Dwell

A young couple on the move build a small home that will go wherever life takes them.<p>At 204 square feet, this DIY tiny home on wheels is fully functional and even features a nifty gear room.<p>Inspired by the calming sea, an Oregon–based builder crafts a beach-inspired tiny home trailer and sells it …

The Man Who Builds Luxury Bomb Shelters for Paranoid One Percenters

Robert Vicino believes the rich don't live on the same scale as ordinary people in today's society—so why should that change after the end of the world? For a mere $35,000, his company will make their apocalypse experiences truly swanky.<p>As we roll down US Highway 41 in Terre Haute, Indiana , my …

You're Looking At The Ultimate Dream Home — According To Pinterest

Classic styles and subdued shades prove to be the most popular on the beloved social network, but getting your home to look like this will cost you.<p><b>UPDATE:</b> We're sorry we have to tell you this, but no amount of IKEA hacks or DIY projects are going to bring your Pinterest dream home to life. What …

Living Rooms

Lee Miller's stunning images of women in wartime – in pictures

Ahead of an exhibition at London’s Imperial War Museum, we revisit the American Vogue photographer’s unique record of women at war

9/10: The Day Before

The pilot grilled steaks. The WTC Borders clerk picked up a pushcart coffee. The mayoral candidate prepped for the primaries. And the terrorists …

18 Maps That Will Change How You See The World

Including some disturbing news for America.<p>BuzzFeed is attempting to track down and embed all the original creators featured in this article. Please contact tom.chivers@buzzfeed.com.

The best (and worst) ways to spot a liar

Forget body language or eye movements. There are much better ways to identify the deceitful.<p><i>This story is part of BBC Future’s “Best of 2015” list, our greatest hits of the year. Browse the full list.</i><p>-<p>Thomas Ormerod’s team of security officers faced a seemingly impossible task. At airports across …

Bill Clinton

In pictures: 75 years since the Blitz

Former Vancouver detective pens memoir on Robert Pickton case

He haunts this city and the country: a lank-haired man who hunted women on Vancouver's meanest streets, finding those who were weak and vulnerable and taking them to his Port Coquitlam farm where he would kill them.<p>Convicted serial murderer Robert William Pickton has also haunted Lori Shenher, the …

15+ Mind-Bending Photos That Seem Fake But Are Actually Real

If you've spent a decent amount of time on the Internet, you've probably developed a healthy skepticism – you shouldn't always believe what you see …

In Ukraine, Baird warns Russia against more 'provocative' military moves

Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird urged Russia to avoid "provocative actions" in Ukraine as the country's new government announced it was being invaded by Russian troops.<p>Mr. Baird told reporters during a conference call from Kiev that he was still working to determine "fact from fiction" but was …

Yvonne Craig – a career in pictures

Yvonne Craig, 78, has died of breast cancer in her home in Pacific Palisades, California. Most famous for her role as Batgirl in the 1960 TV show, we take a look back at her career in film and TV

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The Resurrection of America's Slums

After falling in the 1990s, the number of poor people living in high-poverty areas has been growing fast.<p>Half a century after President Lyndon B. Johnson declared a war on poverty, the number of Americans living in slums is rising at an extraordinary pace.<p>The number of people living in high-poverty …