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2 former Apple engineers raised $10 million to prevent the Galaxy Note 7 fiasco from happening again

Manufacturing consumer electronics can be really hard — just ask Samsung, one of the biggest and best manufacturers in the world. A flaw in the Galaxy Note 7's battery led to the smartphone overheating, which meant Samsung had to recall millions of phones.<p>Some estimates have suggested that the …

Leaked NSA doc highlights deep flaws in US election system

HOUSTON (AP) — A leaked intelligence document outlining alleged attempts by Russian military intelligence to hack into U.S. election systems is the …

Science says lasting relationships come down to 3 basic traits

Helen Fisher, biological anthropologist and author of "Anatomy of Love," put happy couples in long-term relationships into brain scanners. The results gave her an insight into what makes a relationship last.<p><b>Follow TI:</b>On Facebook

How to Make a Potato Salad That'll Upstage the Classic

Classic potato salads are fine and good (sometimes even wonderful)—but every once in a while (maybe for the start of barbecue season?), you want a chance to play, create, impress, and use up some of the items in your pantry, too.<p>Behold: <b>our guide for building the potato salad of your dreams!</b> Whether …

5 Things to Know About the Health Spending Issue That Could Shut Down the Government

If the Trump administration drops a court appeal, cost sharing payments would cease. However, Congress could also opt to approve funding the payments.<p>…

Health Care

Steve Bannon's worst week in Washington

<b>(CNN) —</b> When Steve Bannon, President Donald Trump's chief strategist, appeared at the Conservative Political Action Conference in February, he appeared to be at the height of his powers.<p>Trump had pushed through an executive order banning travel from seven Muslim-majority countries. He had placed …

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Trump's Syria Strike Was Unconstitutional and Unwise

The military intervention solved nothing, while bypassing Congress, betraying the president’s non-interventionist supporters, and highlighting his hypocrisy.<p>Early the morning of August 21, 2013, six densely populated neighborhoods in Syria “were jolted awake by a series of explosions, followed by …

19 Lazy But Brilliant Recipes That Won't Let You Down

You don't need to spend hours in the kitchen to enjoy a great homemade meal.

25 Cheap Places To Shop For Home Decor Online

Because you still need leftover money for rent. The products in this post were updated in January 2018.<p><b>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page.</b>

The 2 Most Important Things You Learn in Interior Design School

Do you find yourself trying to talk homeowners out of a bad design decision while watching HGTV, daydreaming about how you would update the dilapidated house down the street, or enjoying your weekend DIY design projects so much that you've toyed with the idea of doing it full time as an interior …

In challenge to Trump, 17 Republicans join fight against global warming

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Seventeen congressional Republicans signed a resolution on Wednesday vowing to seek "economically viable" ways to stave off global warming, challenging the stated views of President Donald Trump, who has called climate change a hoax.<p>Republicans Elise Stefanik of New York, …

The Deep State Is a Figment of Steve Bannon’s Imagination

Here’s the real truth about America’s national security bureaucrats.<p>Here’s a handy rule for assessing the credibility of what you’re reading about national security in the Trump era: If somebody uses the term “Deep State,” you can be pretty sure they have no idea what they’re talking about.<p>The …

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Reverse Searing Is The Best Way To Cook A Steak

Most people have never heard of it.<p>Cooking a steak is an art form. You have to be precise, attentive, diligent. Most people prepare steak by first searing the meat in a skillet, then transferring it to the oven to finish cooking. But if you can't seem to get that T-bone exactly how you want it, …

How To Make Brussels Sprouts Taste Way Better

Please, whatever you do, just don't boil them.<p>Brussels sprouts have a wretched reputation. Their reputation is so bad that my own mother never served them to us as kids ― and she still won’t touch them to this day ― because her own childhood memories of eating them boiled, stinking of feet, has so …

The Madness of President Donald

He insists Obama is an evil mastermind determined to undo him—and a moron who engaged in wildly illegal and ineffective actions.<p>Donald Trump’s latest …

Why you should NOT let Ben Carson drill a hole in your head | Dean Burnett

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Republicans Just Watch as Donald Trump Goes Wild

As Trump throws wild, flimsy shots at American institutions, who other than Ben Sasse will stand up to him?<p>The day Donald Trump took office, I wrote …

Has Kim Jong-nam's son defected from North Korea? Kim Han-sol 'breaks silence over assassination in Malaysia in video'

Kim Han-sol, the son of Kim Jong-nam, has apparently spoken out for the first time since his father's assassination in Malaysia, sparking speculation he has defected with his mother and younger sister.<p>In a 40-second video released on YouTube by an organisation called by the Cheollima Civil Defence, …

On Sale at IKEA Right Now: Kitchen, Outdoor, and More

The March IKEA Family offers are here and we're so excited to share some of our favorites with you! It's Kitchen Event time, so SEKTION cabinet …

5 Easy 30-Minute Dinner Recipes That Will Save Your Week

You got this.<p>The thing with dinner is that <i>no one</i> feels like making it. People are tired at the end of a work day ― fully spent. But if a healthy, delicious dinner can be made in just 30 minutes, there really is no excuse for not making it. Any of us can muster up enough energy for a half-hour of …

21 Delicious Sheet Pan Dinner Ideas You Need To Try

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A Conspiracy A Month? Trump Calls For 2 Investigations — With No Evidence

Early Saturday morning, President Trump launched into one of his favorite pastimes — tweeting allegations with no evidence to back them up.<p>His latest unfounded claims: an assertion that President Barack Obama ordered wiretapping of Trump Tower during last year's elections. He accused his …

In Trump’s Terrifying New Normal, Obama Is Nixon and Up Is Down

After finally living up to his vow to be ‘so presidential you’ll be bored’ for one full hour, he’s returned to form.<p>First, let's relegate President …

19 Easy Single-Person Cooking Ideas That Won't Waste Food Or Get Boring

The best part? There's no one to argue with you about eating dessert.

What's behind President Trump's angry tweets that President Obama tapped his phones

Early Saturday morning, President Donald Trump tweeted that he “just found out” that former President Barack Obama “had my ‘wires tapped’ in Trump Tower” just before the election. Trump then claimed his “phones” specifically were tapped by Obama “in October” and added, “This is Nixon/Watergate. Bad …

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Pluto might be a planet again. Let’s talk about why this matters.

Scientists aren’t just jerking you around—this is about something more than your childhood nostalgia<p>Prepare yourself—the Pluto debate has returned, and people are <i>not</i> going to be able to shut up about it. Pluto might be about to regain its planethood.<p>It might feel like scientists are jerking you …

This Ancient Sea Creature Is So Messed Up, Scientists Can't Stop Arguing Over It

What is this madness?<p>Last year, scientists declared a decades-old mystery solved - that bizarre monstrosity you see in the image above had for years …

Biology

5 Questions After A Chaotic Week In The Trump White House

What a week it was for Donald Trump.<p>As if everyone didn't know this already — Donald Trump is governing just the way he campaigned. He's a one-man band with an impulsive, seat-of-the-pants management style. As his former rival Jeb Bush correctly predicted way back in the primaries, he's the "chaos …

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'Poisoned' critic Vladimir Kara-Murza leaves Russia for treatment

<b>An outspoken Kremlin critic who fell into a coma two years after a suspected poisoning has left Russia for treatment abroad.</b><p>Journalist Vladimir Kara-Murza, who works for pro-democracy group Open Russia, became ill earlier this month.<p>He has now recovered enough to leave the country to seek further …