Robin Yeh

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Twitter Users Crack Up At Rudy Giuliani's Reaction To Manafort, Cohen Verdicts

As one Twitter user noted, "Denial is the first stage of grief."<p>Truth may not be truth to Rudy Giuliani, but funny is always funny to Twitter users.<p>And many of them were especially amused by the way he responded to New York Times reporter Maggie Haberman after Donald Trump associates Paul Manafort …

Donald Trump

Facebook takes down 652 pages after finding disinformation campaigns run from Iran and Russia

Facebook has taken down 652 pages, accounts and groups it identified as part of coordinated disinformation campaigns that originated in Iran and targeted countries around the world. It also found a number of new pages connected to Russia.<p>The Iran-linkedpages and groups spread misinformation in the …

Social Media

Manafort Found Guilty On Tax, Financial Reporting & Bank Fraud Charges

[id=5]<p>The jury reached a partial verdict in <i>USA v. Manafort</i> today. Paul J. Manafort, Jr., President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, was found guilty of five counts of tax fraud, two counts of bank fraud and one count of failing to file foreign bank account reports (FBAR).<p>Initially, Manafort …

Corruption

The Narwhal

A great reminder of just where that 97% figure actually comes from.

Babak A. Motamed

Earthables

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HTC announces a wireless adapter for the Vive headset

HTC continues to bet big on VR, today announcing the launch of pre-orders for the Vive Wireless Adapter. The adapter allows Vive and Vive Pro owners to cut the cord, so to speak, and allow users to tether wirelessly to their PC.<p>The Base Adapter works with both the Vive and Vive Pro, though the Vive …

Virtual Reality

Arctic’s strongest sea ice breaks up for first time on record

The oldest and thickest sea ice in the Arctic has started to break up, opening waters north of Greenland that are normally frozen, even in summer.<p>This phenomenon – which has never been recorded before – has occurred twice this year due to warm winds and a climate-change driven heatwave in the …

Global Warming

101 Time Management Tips to Boost Productivity Every Day

There is much, large and small, you can do to eliminate inefficiencies and get more done every hour you work.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>For most of us, time management and staying productive is a daily struggle. Sometimes that’s not the end of the world. But, if …

Productivity

The One Tea That Gets Rid Of Back And Stomach Fat, According To Experts

You can eat healthy and exercise daily but that doesn’t mean you’re shedding extra pounds. You need to put real thought into all of your decisions. …

Nutrition

The Best Time to Shower, According to the Experts

On the one hand, a PM shower washes away the day. On the other, a morning rinse wakes you up. But preferences aside, where does science come down on …

Sleep

Starbucks Is Selling a Keto White Drink and People Are Freaking Out

It's a secret menu drink, of course.<p>For Starbucks fans that are also following the Keto diet, there's a secret-menu drink that will refresh and satisfy, minus the carbs and sugar. The Peach Citrus White Tea is a spin-off of the chain's Peach Citrus White Tea Infusion.<p>The original is a blend of …

Ketogenic Diet

Germany Has Proven the Modern Automobile Must Die

<i>This story originally appeared on The New Republic and is part of the Climate Desk collaboration.</i><p>Germany was supposed to be a model for solving …

Fossil Fuels

This New Weird Diet Might Actually Be The Best One For Fighting Inflammation

<i>Editor’s note: Will Cole, D.C., is a longtime member of the mbg family (he’s in the mbg Collective and is even a</i> <i>class instructor!).</i> <i>His new book,</i> …

Nutrition

A 550-ton floating turbine smashes records in a significant step forward for tidal power

A tidal turbine has generated record levels of power production in its first year of testing.<p>The 2 megawatt (MW) SR2000 turbine produced more than 3 …

Hydroelectric Power

Vox

There are currently four failing states and three wars in the Middle East. At the center of these conflicts is a decades-long rivalry between Saudi …

This map shows how far smoke from BC wildfires is spreading across Canada

Smoke from BC wildfires is spreading across the country, and this map (known as the National Wildfire Smoke Model) shows just how far it will move in …

Wildfires

Dissecting Leonardo da Vinci’s Famous ‘The Last Supper’ Painting

During the Renaissance, “Old Master” <b>Leonardo da Vinci</b> produced an unprecedented amount of work. Among his famously eclectic—and seemingly endless—portfolio, there are three creations that stand out from the rest: the <i>Mona Lisa</i> (a painted portrait), the <i>Vitruvian Man</i> (a scientific drawing), and <b>The</b> …

Leonardo Da Vinci

Malaysia seizes rhino horns worth $12M in largest such haul

Malaysia has seized nearly US$12 million worth of rhinoceros horns bound for Vietnam in its largest haul of such contraband, officials said on Monday.<p>…

Extinction

37 dead as measles cases spike in Europe

The World Health Organization says the number of measles cases in Europe jumped sharply during the first six months of 2018 and at least 37 people …

Public Health

LADbible

This man documented his farts at work for 6 months. What have you ever done? 😂

Tech Insider

One New Jersey farm is shaping the future of farming.

Felixx Tom

A Harvard professor just busted the myth that coconut oil is good for you, calling it 'pure poison'

A 50-minute German lecture becoming a viral hit on YouTube might sound unusual, but the title of the talk by Karin Michels, the director of the Institute for Prevention and Tumor Epidemiology at the University of Freiburg and a professor at the Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health, has caused a …

Coconut

Healthy People Eat This Many Carbs, According to a 15,428-Person Study

When looking to trim fat and lose weight, many people default to a diet focused on cutting carbs. However, a new study published in the Lancet Public …

Nutrition

The healthiest and least healthy types of salad greens

Though there are plenty of mouth-watering lettuce-free salads – like panzanella or caprese – that we’ll gladly devour if placed before us, when it …

Healthy Eating

10 Tips to Lower Cholesterol With Your Diet

Cholesterol is a waxy substance produced by your liver and obtained by eating animal products such as meat, dairy and eggs.<p>Your liver will produce …

Holistic Medicine

22 Habits That Are Making You Age Faster

Cut back on these practices today for a more beautiful, healthier tomorrow.<p>Perfectionism is a toxic side effect of our social-media-saturated …

Wellness

4 Vitamins Doctors Swear By To Get Rid Of Back & Stomach Fat Fast

Losing fat is no easy feat, especially if you don’t know where to start. For most people, it can take longer to lose fat and can hinder their weight …

Nutrition

Belarusian Escort Says She Made a Deal With an Oligarch to Keep Quiet About Russian Meddling

(PATTAYA, Thailand) — A model and escort from Belarus who caused a sensation by claiming to have information linking Russian interference to the …

Russia