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Mueller charges lawyer with lying about interaction with Rick Gates

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> A European lawyer pleaded guilty Tuesday to lying to investigators in Robert Mueller's special counsel investigation, after he covered up his discussions with former Trump campaign aide Rick Gates and a business associate based in Ukraine in September 2016, while the Trump …

Corruption

There's a specific reason Trump leveled an unprecedented amount of frustration toward the Russia probe this weekend

<i><br>Be in the know as it happens. Sign up for the latest Russia investigation updates here.</i><p>It was a busy long weekend for President Donald Trump.<p>From his Mar-a-Lago Club, 36 miles from the school where a deadly shooting claimed 17 lives last week, Trump spent more time than usual weighing in on the …

Donald Trump

How much more humiliation can Melania Trump take?

America asks a lot of its first couples. Fairly or not, they become national marital role models. We don't really care if they have separate bedrooms, but we do expect them to demonstrate a certain amount of mutual respect and fondness for each other.<p>We like it when they seem to be in love, like …

Donald Trump

Mueller's Message to America

The clear goal of the special counsel is to speak to the American public about the seriousness of Russian interference.<p>With yet another blockbuster indictment (why is it always on a Friday afternoon?), Special Counsel Robert Mueller has, once again, upended Washington. And this time, it is possible …

Political Science

New Yorker: Ex-Playmate alleges Trump system for covering up affairs

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> A former Playboy model who claims she had an affair with Donald Trump beginning in 2006 is going public with a description of Trump's alleged system for concealing affairs.<p>In an eight-page, handwritten document that The New Yorker obtained, Karen McDougal detailed her alleged …

Donald Trump

If you receive this message on your iPhone or Apple device do not open it

Here's what you need to do if you receive it…<p>Owners of iPhones and other Apple devices listen up! The latest software update for the company's …

iOS

Robert Mueller just made it impossible for Trump to call the special counsel probe a 'total hoax'

<b>(CNN) —</b> On Friday afternoon, the Justice Department announced that special counsel Robert Mueller had indicted 13 Russian nationals for their roles in attempted meddling in the 2016 election.<p>Most of these people do not live in the United States, and you can bet your bottom dollar that Russia won't …

Donald Trump

E-waste recycler gets 15 month prison sentence for creating worthless backup discs

You may recognize the name Eric Lundgren. In 2017, he was all over the news for creating a $13,000 DIY electric car with a 380-plus mile range, easily besting a Tesla. Today he’s on his way to jail.<p>Lundgren has always been a tinkerer. His LA-based company specialized in managing e-waste from common …

Software

Sarah Huckabee Sanders Turns Into a Malfunctioning Robot Over Rob Porter

White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders found herself stuck in a glitch in the matrix on Monday, hopelessly repeating stock platitudes …

Donald Trump

A Reckoning with Women Awaits Trump

Donald Trump is the least mysterious figure in the history of the American Presidency. His infantile character, duplicity, cold-heartedness, and self-dealing greed are evident not merely to the majority of the poll-answering electorate but, sooner or later, to those who make the decision to work at …

Donald Trump

Falcon Heavy is a fully reusable middle-finger to the environment

SpaceX has now launched the most powerful spacecraft since the Apollo era – the Falcon Heavy rocket – setting the bar for future space launches. The most important thing about this reusable spacecraft is that it can carry a payload equivalent to sending five double-decker London buses into space – …

Space Exploration

Intel is making smart glasses that actually look good

Exclusive first look at Vaunt, which uses retinal projection to put a display in your eyeball<p>The most important parts of Intel’s new Vaunt smart glasses are the pieces that were left out.<p>There is no camera to creep people out, no button to push, no gesture area to swipe, no glowing LCD screen, no …

Wearable Tech

A Map Shows What Happens When Our World Gets Four Degrees Warmer: The Colorado River Dries Up, Antarctica Urbanizes, Polynesia Vanishes

Humanity faces few larger questions than what, exactly, to do about climate change — and, in a sense larger still, what climate change even means. …

Geography

Here’s the Trump Tax Loophole Your Accountant Can Blow Wide Open

If exploiting a tax loophole is as much an art as a science, then the tax planning profession is poised for a creative renaissance.<p>The inspiration is …

Finance

This Apple Watch clone has GPS and 45 days of battery life for $99

Amazfit’s Bip provides up to a month and a half of smarts on a single charge<p>One of the biggest complaints with smartwatches is the need to recharge them as often as a smartphone. The best smartwatches you can get typically don’t last longer than two days, and most require daily charging. The new …

Smartwatches

Boycott the Republican Party

If conservatives want to save the GOP from itself, they need to vote mindlessly and mechanically against its nominees.<p>A few days after the Democratic electoral sweep this past November in Virginia, New Jersey, and elsewhere, <i>The</i> <i>Washington Post</i> asked a random Virginia man to explain his vote. The …

Political Science

Declassify? House Dems vote to air their Russia-probe memo

WASHINGTON (AP) — The House intelligence committee's probe of Russian interference in the 2016 election spun further into charges and counter-charges among angry U.S. lawmakers and President Donald Trump Monday as the panel voted to release a second classified memo about whether the FBI and Justice …

Donald Trump

Wave goodbye to America as we know it as democracy dies and a dictatorship begins

Our columnist reckons that the US President will get another four years then begin preparations for his children to take power, most likely his …

Donald Trump

The security gadgets and apps you need to keep your information safe

Protect your information.<p>With new data breaches constantly making headlines, you know about the need to secure your online accounts. But hackers aren't the only threat to your personal information. Burglars could steal sensitive papers from your home, snoopers could raid your trash, and companies …

Information Systems

Russia probe lawyers think Mueller could indict Trump

Many legal scholars doubt a U.S. vs. Trump case is possible, but two attorneys who have dealt with special counsel Robert Mueller's team disagree. One expects Mueller to move as early as this spring.<p>Special counsel Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation has gathered enough steam that some lawyers …

Donald Trump

The 20 best Amazon Alexa skills and tips

Many of us have welcomed our first smart assistant into the home, with Amazon's Echo smart home hub bringing the Alexa voice assistant into households across the country.<p>Alexa is the Amazon voice assistant. Launched in 2014, it provides a way to ask questions, play music, get news bulletins or …

Smart Homes

The 5 Biggest Mistakes Men Make With Their Suits

Whether it's your daily wardrobe routine or a special occasion-only affair that sends you into an immediate cold sweat, being able to wear a suit is an essential part of being a grown-up. Meaning that you, a proper big grown-up, will need to leave the house in <i>at least</i> a notched lapel two-piece a …

Men's Fashion

A major South African city is about to run out of water, and officials say it will be the worst disaster since 9/11

Cape Town, a coastal South African city of about 4 million people, is about to run out of fresh water.<p>After three years of persistent drought, the government is warning that "Day Zero" — when it will be forced to turn off most faucets — will be May 11. That's when reservoirs and water sources are …

Snorkeling

Rev up your smartphones: ‘Mario Kart Tour’ is coming to iOS and Android

Nintendo<p>At last, Mario Kart is heading for smartphones.<p>While Nintendo’s early smartphone efforts like <i>Miitomo</i> pretty much passed people by, <i>Mario Kart</i> …

Retrogaming

Democrats Gain Momentum in Midterms Fundraising Race

Democrats raised more money than Republicans in 2017 in some key midterm congressional districts, even as the Republican National Committee leveraged …

Government

Woz explains the one aspect of the iPhone X design he can’t stand

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak — a bona fide legend in Silicon Valley — has never been afraid to give the masses his unfiltered opinion on all things …

Steve Wozniak

Donald Trump Jr. Came Looking For Joy Reid on Twitter and Boy, Did He Find Her 

Donald Trump

Orange crocodiles that swim in bat poop are turning into a new species

A very special kind of crocodile calls the Abanda caves in Gabon, Africa, home. The creatures are African dwarf crocodiles, but they might not be for …

Zoology

San Juan mayor: Trump's words on Puerto Rico are 'utter hypocrisy'

<b>(CNN) —</b> San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz didn't mince her words Wednesday when asked about President Donald Trump's pledges of support to hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico during his State of the Union speech, denouncing them as "hypocrisy."<p>"To everyone still recovering in Texas, Florida, Louisiana, …

Caribbean

If you use Firefox, you need to update it right now

Firefox Quantum is a great browser, but it has a security flaw.<p>A Cisco report published Tuesday and spotted by <i>The Hacker News</i> revealed a Mozilla …

IT security