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Trump blasts Oprah over 60 Minutes episode | Reuters

(Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump blasted media mogul Oprah Winfrey on Twitter on Sunday night over a segment on CBS’s 60 Minutes program and again said he hoped she would face him as an opponent in the 2020 presidential race.<p>FILE PHOTO: Talk show host Oprah Winfrey speaks at a Democratic …

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Iran supreme leader is 'new Hitler' says Saudi crown prince

Saudi Arabia’s crown prince has called Iran’s supreme leader “the new Hitler of the Middle East” and warned that as in European history, “appeasement doesn’t work”.<p>In his first comments since a widespread anti-corruption purge Mohammad bin Salman fired his strongest criticism yet of Saudi Arabia's …

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Dove Apologizes for 'Racist' Soap Ad That Turned Black Woman White

“An image we recently posted on Facebook missed the mark in representing women of color thoughtfully,” soap brand writes<p>Dove apologized and pulled …

Being rich wrecks your soul. We used to know that.

With a billionaire real estate tycoon occupying America’s highest office, the effects of riches upon the soul are a reasonable concern for all of us little guys. After all, one incredibly wealthy soul currently holds our country in his hands. According to an apocryphal exchange between F. Scott …

What a unanimous Southern Baptist condemnation of the alt-right says about evangelicals in America

81 percent of white evangelicals voted for Trump. Now one of their biggest blocs has just condemned the alt-right.<p>When it comes to mainstream media coverage of religion, “evangelical Protestants” and “social justice movements” are rarely mentioned in the same sentence. But today in Phoenix, …

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Top intelligence official told associates Trump asked him if he could intervene with Comey on FBI Russia probe

The nation’s top intelligence official told associates in March that President Trump asked him if he could intervene with then-FBI Director James B. Comey to get the bureau to back off its focus on former national security adviser Michael Flynn in its Russia probe, according to officials.<p>On March …

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What is Wahhabism? The puritanical code of Islam thought to be a driving force behind global terrorism

The London Bridge attack and recent bombing in Manchester have again raised the question, what influences jihadists to carry out such horrendous acts?<p>…

28 toxic thoughts successful people refuse to believe

Have you ever thought about all the businesses that do not exist because someone with a great idea didn't feel smart enough or worthy enough to pursue it?<p>I constantly wonder if the next life-changing company is sitting in the mind of someone who believes the self-limiting thoughts they tell …

Science Says Watching Star Wars Can Teach You Something About Succeeding | Inc.com

Which is worse for your powers of concentration?<p>Doing several things on technology (email, texting, surfing the web) at once.<p>Or:<p>Trying to get all of those things done, but after you've had a few puffs of marijuana (medical or not)?<p>According to a study by Dr. Glenn Wilson, from the Institute of …

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Trump seeks to end program for older jobless Americans

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Nathan Singletary is beyond the traditional retirement age, but he's only just beginning a new career — helping other …

Dismayed John Kerry says Harvard grads should 'Buy Rosetta Stone and learn Russian.'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Former Secretary of State John Kerry used a commencement address Wednesday night to rip the Trump administration, telling graduates the US is not living in "a normal time."<p>"Democracy relies on free speech. Yes, say anything you want, but it relies even more on the speech being truthful. It …

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