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Samsung is building new high-capacity SSDs to flood the market with 1TB+ drives

If the only thing stopping you from replacing your primary storage drive with a large capacity SSD is price, keep your eyes peeled for new products …

PC Gaming

Trump administration asks Supreme Court to overrule decision on DACA documents

The Trump administration asked the Supreme Court Friday to overrule a lower court's decision that officials turn over internal documents that led to the decision to rescind the program protecting undocumented immigrants brought to the country as children.<p>A panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the …

Trump’s Denials of Russian Hacking Look Pretty Darn Incriminating

The Trump campaign knew that the Russian government intended to steal Hillary Clinton’s emails before virtually anyone else did. Of the many …

Donald Trump

Donald Trump isn’t taking the Paul Manafort indictment too well: report

<b>(Getty/Mandel Ngan)</b><p>A White House in chaos<p>Matthew Rozsa<p>October 31, 2017 12:05pm (UTC)<p>President Donald Trump may have been publicly claiming to be unconcerned about the Robert Mueller indictments, but new reports indicate that he is privately livid that they happened and apprehensive about what will …

The abandoned island you can visit just one day a year

Abandoned in the 19th Century after a plague epidemic, the isle of Eynhallow remains a time capsule in Scotland’s remote Orkney Islands.<p>At 19:30, the ferry left Tingwall Jetty with little indication it was sailing to a place where time stopped long ago. Ahead, on the cusp of the horizon, a …

Scotland

Jared Kushner's explanations on Russia reveal a man wholly unsuited to his job

Kushner’s statement raises new questions about how Donald Trump could have entrusted someone with so little foreign policy experience with such a powerful international portfolio<p>Jared Kushner, Donald Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser, who has been drawn into the billowing inquiry into Russian …

Donald Trump

Congress Reaches Deal on Russia Sanctions, Setting Up Tough Choice for Trump

WASHINGTON — Congressional leaders have reached an agreement on sweeping sanctions legislation to punish Russia for its election meddling and aggression toward its neighbors, they said Saturday, defying the White House’s argument that President Trump needs flexibility to adjust the sanctions to fit …

Russian lawyer who met with Trump Jr. offers to testify before Senate

The Russian attorney whose meeting last summer with Donald Trump Jr. created a fresh wave of speculation surrounding the possibility of collusion between the Kremlin and the campaign of President Donald Trump has offered to testify before the Senate.<p>"I'm ready to clarify the situation behind this …

Timeline Of Trump And Russia In Mid-2016: A Series Of Coincidences Or Something More?

The video appeared on YouTube on March 4, three days after the bonanza of primaries and caucuses known as Super Tuesday. New York billionaire Donald Trump had dominated the contests, cementing his improbable rise to Republican front-runner. And a Russian man named Alexander Dugin was providing his …

Donald Trump

Donald Trump hasn't tweeted in a very long time

<b>(CNN) —</b> Donald Trump is a big fan of Twitter. He sees it as a direct pipeline to supporters, an end run on the so-called "fake news" media. Which makes any extended period of time without a tweet from the President worth noting. And we are in the midst of such a drought right now.<p>The last time …

Donald Trump

What, exactly, was John McCain asking James Comey?

<b>(CNN) —</b> The strangest moment of the nearly three-hour Senate intelligence committee hearing featuring testimony from fired FBI Director James Comey came at the very end. And it came courtesy of a somewhat-unlikely source: Arizona Sen. John McCain.<p>Odd because McCain isn't actually on the Senate …

Donald Trump

Sessions pushes back on Comey testimony

Attorney General Jeff Sessions disputed aspects of fired FBI Director James Comey's attention-grabbing testimony Thursday evening, denying that he remained silent in the face of Comey's complaint about improper interventions with the FBI on the part of President Donald Trump.<p>"During his testimony, …

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 …

Trump has granted more lobbyist waivers in 4 months than Obama did in 8 years

Violating his own ethics rules at a staggering pace.<p>On the campaign trail, Donald Trump presented himself as the ultimate outsider who would rid Washington of special interest corruption and “drain the swamp.” And immediately after taking office, he signed a flashy executive order tightening …

The White House

Mick Mulvaney gets schooled about diabetes after saying it’s caused by poor lifestyle choices

<b>(AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)</b><p>Mick Mulvaney is being slammed for insensitive and inaccurate comments about diabetes from a group that studies it<p>Matthew Rozsa<p>May 15, 2017 4:16pm (UTC)<p>The American Diabetes Association is teaching Mick Mulvaney, who serves as head of the Office of Management and …

Russia meeting revelation could trigger obstruction investigation

President Donald Trump’s Oval Office boast to Russian officials will almost certainly prompt a more immediate legal development.<p>The new special counsel investigation into possible collusion between associates of President Donald Trump and Russia is just getting started — and it could take years to …

Hackers flood Isis social media accounts with gay porn

Online commenters have praised an anonymous hacker's efforts to disrupt the Islamic State militant group's social media accounts by filling them with gay porn.<p>The hacker, who goes by the name WachulaGhost, started targeting the Isis accounts after being deeply affected by the notorious shooting at …

Social Media

Apparently repealing Obamacare could violate international law

By Dana Milbank<p>Columnist<p>We’ve already seen that repealing Obamacare is politically perilous. Now there’s a new complication: It may also violate international law.<p>The United Nations has contacted the Trump administration as part of an investigation into whether repealing the Affordable Care Act …

Health Care

Republicans finalize new Obamacare repeal proposal

The plan is expected to win more support from the conservative Freedom Caucus, but it’s still unclear whether the bill can pass the House.<p>The White House, top House conservatives and a key moderate Republican have finalized a new Obamacare repeal and replace plan they hope will break a month-long …

Trump has a plan to change the tax code to make himself much, much richer

President Trump is planning to include a massive cut in the top tax rate on “pass-through” companies, from its current level of 39.6 percent to a mere 15 percent, the Wall Street Journal’s Michael Bender and Richard Rubin report.<p>This will be sold as a boost for small businesses, and it is, but it …

Trump's Wiretap Tweets Bring Lawsuit Seeking Proof

<b>Updated at 6:30 p.m. ET</b><p>A group of liberal lawyers is suing the Justice Department and FBI over President Trump's tweeted allegation of wiretapping ordered by then-President Barack Obama.<p>American Oversight is demanding records that support or disprove Trump's March 4 tweet, "Just found out that …

Take A Moment To Remember One Of The Best April Fools' Gaming Hoaxes Of All Time

It was 1992 and print was still alive and well with most people relying on monthly magazines for their gaming info. As a result, a joke about a …

Stem Cell Research: Japanese Man's Body Accepts Cells From Another Human Being

On Tuesday, a 60-year-old Japanese man became the first human being to receive "reprogrammed" stem cells. The cells were derived from induced …

US ambassador says 'no love' in dealings with Russia

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations says there's no question Russia was involved in the U.S. presidential election and …

Donald Trump

The destruction of Hillary Clinton: sexism, Sanders, and the millennial feminists | Susan Bordo

In this extract from her book, <b>Susan Bordo</b> asks how the most qualified candidate ever to run for president lost the seemingly unloseable election<p>Many books have been written about the way racial differences among feminists both divided and pushed feminist thinking and practice forward over the past …

Americans’ right to protest is in grave danger under Trump, United Nations warns

The right to protest is fundamental to American democracy. The country was born, after all, out of decades of civil disobedience by people angry about taxation without representation. (In Washington, FWIW, we are still angry.)<p>But according to United Nations human rights investigators, this very …

Rights & Freedoms

Here's one reason Trump should be careful criticizing the Freedom Caucus

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump declared political war on members of his own party Thursday morning in an unusual tweet that puts him at odds with members of Congress who share voters from the same ideological wing of the party.<p>In his tweet, Trump targeted members of the Freedom Caucus, a group of …

Congress Overturns Internet Privacy Regulation

The House of Representatives has gone along with the Senate and voted 215-205 to overturn a yet-to-take-effect regulation that would have required Internet service providers — like Comcast, Verizon and Charter — to get consumers' permission before selling their data.<p>President Trump is expected to …

Net Neutrality

White House calls for domestic cuts to finance border wall

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is proposing immediate budget cuts of $18 billion from programs like medical research, infrastructure and …

Health Care