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Sarah Sanders just made a hugely offensive allegation against the media

<b>(CNN) —</b> White House press secretary Sarah Sanders isn't a big fan of the media.<p>Which is, of course, her right. The relationship between any White House and any press corps tasked with covering that White House is almost always fraught and fractious.<p>But, on Monday, Sanders made an accusation that …

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Inside Trump’s Hour-by-Hour Battle for Self-Preservation

WASHINGTON — Around 5:30 each morning, President Trump wakes and tunes into the television in the White House’s master bedroom. He flips to CNN for news, moves to “Fox & Friends” for comfort and messaging ideas, and sometimes watches MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” because, friends suspect, it fires him up …

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What to do when you don’t feel ‘good enough’ for your partner

At some point in every relationship, the dynamic between two people can change. Often for the better — you grow with each other — there are other …

Chefs’ mad, bad image gets a makeover as kitchen culture changes

In his best-selling book <i>Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly</i>, chef Anthony Bourdain famously described his colleagues as "wacked-out moral degenerates, dope fiends, refugees, a thuggish assortment of drunks, sneak thieves, sluts and psychopaths."<p>The book's depiction of chefs …

'Fifty Shades Freed'–Inspired Sex Toys You Might Actually Want to Try

As if the trailer for ​<i>Fifty Shades Freed</i> wasn't enough excitement to kick-start your week, sex-toy company Lovehoney just announced its line of sex toys in collaboration with author E.L. James to accompany the film. Since many people were first introduced to pleasure products and kink through …

Make This Slow Cooker Chicken Tikka Masala ASAP

I didn't think chicken tikka masala could really get much better, but then I remembered my fall-time best friend: the slow cooker.

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The Easiest Boeuf Bourguignon Is Made in Your Slow Cooker

Heat a large skillet over medium-high heat. Add the bacon and cook until the fat has rendered and the bacon is golden and crispy. Remove the pan from …

Slow Cookers

Recipe: Slow Cooker Chicken Piccata

Slow Cooker Chicken Piccata<p>Serves 4<p>1 tablespoon olive oil<p>4 boneless, skinless chicken breasts (about 2 pounds total) <br>1/2 teaspoon kosher salt, plus …

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50 Holiday Cookies

Fill your cookie tins with batches and batches of classic cookies and creative variations.<p>Classic Sugar Cookies (No. 1)<p>Beat 2 sticks butter, 1/2 cup …

How Republicans Got Trump Catastrophically Wrong

GOP leaders assumed the president’s campaign-trail rhetoric would give way to Washington realities—the trajectory they’d followed themselves.<p>During last year’s election—back before Washington Republicans awoke to the dangers of an erratic and impulsive commander in chief tweeting his way into …

U.S. secretly tested carcinogen in Western Canada during the Cold War, researcher finds

The U.S. Army secretly dumped a carcinogen on unknowing Canadians in Winnipeg and Alberta during the Cold War in testing linked to weaponry involving …

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Taste Beyond The Tongue

Taste Beyond The Tongue

False memories and false confessions: the psychology of imagined crimes

In February 2016, Julia Shaw received a call from a lawyer regarding a criminal case. It involved two sisters who, in 2015, had given the police …

How to Take Down Kim Jong Un

Stop saying there are no good options on North Korea. Here’s how we can end the threat once and for all—without firing a shot.<p>At my Senate confirmation hearing a few years ago, I made a promise to the panel deciding my fate: never to use the phrase “there are no good options.” After all, if there …

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Your questions about North Korea answered

<b>(CNN) —</b> What are the chances of a peaceful resolution between US and North Korea? Is a war really imminent? How do people in South Korea and Japan feel about the situation?<p>As tensions between North Korea and the US continue to escalate, CNN hosted a live chat on the messaging app LINE. More than …

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Buoyant bitcoin stirs cryptocurrency bubble fears

Bitcoin and other "cryptocurrencies" are big money, virtually as big as Goldman Sachs and Royal Bank of Scotland combined.<p>The price of a single bitcoin hit an all-time high of above $3,500 this week, dragging up the value of hundreds of newer, smaller digital rivals in its wake. Now some investors …

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'The type of propaganda you'd see in North Korea': CNN commentator quits to present Trump News

Donald Trump has been accused of creating propaganda that masquerades as news by publishing his new "real news" channel, which airs on his Facebook page.<p>It appears to be part of his war on what he calls the "Fake News Media" - fed up of the news on mainstream channels, he's decided to make his …

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Slow Cooker Pear Butter Recipe

This pear butter is silky smooth and requires very little active time in the kitchen thanks to the help it takes from your slow cooker.<p>Spread it on …

Globe editorial: Leaks are symptom of White House’s dysfunction under Trump

If the White House were a hockey goaltender, it would would be the worst hockey goaltender in the world. The place is a total sieve. It is as unable to keep information in as an empty net is able to keep slapshots out.<p>Few important White House discussions and decisions stay private for long. The …

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In 'Baby Driver,' The Action, The Script And The Music Go Full Throttle

The director John Woo, whose filmography contains an aggregate body count in the quadruple digits, has frequently observed that action movies and musicals are close cousins. He's right about that, and I offer into evidence Edgar Wright's intoxicating new chase flick <i>Baby Driver</i> as Exhibit A. Also …

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Japan on alert: Residents told to seek shelter or lie on ground in event of North Korea missile attack

The Japanese government has created a nationwide television broadcast advising civilians on how to protect themselves in the event of a North Korean missile attack.<p>The new 30-second government announcement offers practical tips on the most effective ways to seek protection if a missile is fired in …

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Idris Elba slays in new preview for Stephen King's The Dark Tower

The first bullseye <i>The Dark Tower</i> movie hit was casting its lead: Idris Elba as Roland Deschain, the last of the knights known as gunslingers, a lost …

Sometimes, old men just want a caregiver: The ten things I learned from online dating at 50

<b>COMMENT</b><p>For a few years of my life, I did online dating to death. I became single at 44 and from match.com and Plenty of Fish to Tinder, I tried them …

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More soldiers, ships and planes for military in Liberal defence plan

The Liberal government's new defence policy lays out a plan to increase the defence budget by 70 per cent over the next decade to $32.7 billion.<p>It is …

Watergate 'pales' compared with Trump-Russia: former U.S. intelligence head

SYDNEY (Reuters) - The Watergate scandal pales in comparison to events in Washington surrounding U.S. President Donald Trump and alleged links between his campaign and Russia, former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said on Wednesday.<p>Clapper questioned Trump's continued pro-Russian …

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John Dean helped bring down Richard Nixon. Now he thinks Donald Trump is even worse

John Dean is a connoisseur of cover-ups, a savant of scandal, so he can more than imagine what it’s like inside the Trump<p>White Houseright now.<p>"It's a nightmare," he said, presiding in a high-backed leather wing chair off the lobby of the Beverly Hills Hotel. Not just for those in the headlines — …

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The Top 10 Inflammation-Fighting Foods

Don't make over-the counter anti-inflammatory medication your go-to solution. Choose this all-natural solution instead.<p>When you have a headache or …

The Un-Recusal of Devin Nunes

The California Republican supposedly stepped aside from the House Intelligence Committee’s Russia investigation. But on Wednesday, he used his power as chairman to issue subpoenas related to the inquiry.<p>It was less than two months ago that Representative Devin Nunes, chairman of the House …