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At Pennsylvania rally, Trump again calls for the death penalty for drug dealers

By Seung Min Kim ,<p>Seung Min Kim<p>White House reporter<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Jenna Johnson and<p>Jenna Johnson<p>National political correspondent covering campaigns and voters<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Philip Rucker<p>Philip Rucker<p>White House Bureau Chief<p>Email Bio Follow<p>MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. — President Trump on Saturday again …

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This bean soup is a snap to throw together with several kinds of canned beans, some sausage, and basic seasonings. It's an excellent soup for a snow …

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A Cinnamon Toast Crunch Shake Is Added to Burger King's Menu

Burger King Has a New Cinnamon Toast Crunch Milkshake<p>It's ice cream for breakfast!<p>October 05, 2017<p>Cereal and ice cream— two delicious foods that are …

Breakfast

Iran, North Korea expected to dominate Trump's first UN General Assembly

<b>United Nations (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump totes his "America First" stance this week to the United Nations General Assembly, the annual inundation of diplomats and world leaders who this year await the new US leader with uneasy anticipation.<p>The summit in Trump's hometown -- New York City -- has …

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Secret Service: Donald Trump Jr. didn't have agency's protection at time of meeting

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The Secret Service is pushing back on President Donald Trump's attorney's remarks Sunday that there was nothing questionable going on at a meeting last summer between Trump's eldest son, Donald Trump Jr., a Russian lawyer and top members of Trump's campaign.<p>"Well, I wonder why …

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Self-repairing roads could also charge your electric car

The days of endless roadwork and range anxiety might be over.<p>Potholes are bad enough for the jarring rides, car damage and safety hazards they create, but it's also problematic to fix them. You're looking at lane and road closures that can last for days, assuming the city can even spare the …

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30 Casseroles That'll Make Cooking Dinner a Little Easier

When you're cooking for a party of "so many people," it's all about making your life a little easier. That's why casseroles are so popular with big families or those who like to cook once and eat all week. The effortless dishes require just a bit of prep, and then the oven takes care of the rest. …

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You will soon be able to order McDonald's from your smartphone

The Golden Arches is trying to catch up with the rest of the fast food industry<p>McDonald's has long been a leader in the fast food industry, but it has fallen behind its competitors in one big way: it hasn’t provided customers with a way to order and pay for their meals via smartphone or other …

CMRA camera band turns your Apple Watch into a first-gen Galaxy Gear

Remember the original Galaxy Gear? Hard not to — gadgets don’t get much gadgetier and clunkier than Samsung’s first big attempt to figure out why folk might want computers on their wrist. One of its key features was the camera embedded in the watch strap, letting you quickly snap photos without the …

5 Android navigation apps for those who are sick of Google Maps

Don't get me wrong: Google Maps is the king of the online mapping industry, but that doesn't mean that the Google Maps app is the best navigation app for your Android phone. There are plenty of other navigation apps on the market, and most of them are just as speedy and accurate as Google Maps …

Tulsa Officer Betty Shelby booked, released on bond

<b>Tulsa, Oklahoma (CNN) —</b> Hours after a prosecutor accused her of "unlawfully and unnecessarily" shooting an unarmed man dead in the middle of a street in Tulsa, Oklahoma, Officer Betty Shelby turned herself in early Friday.<p>Shelby, who's charged with manslaughter, was booked into the local county …

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APNewsBreak: Amtrak settlements silencing crash victims

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Amtrak has started settling lawsuits with victims of last year's deadly derailment in Philadelphia, and lawyers involved in the …

Google’s self-driving car CTO Chris Urmson departs

A number of long-time members of the self-driving car team at Google are leaving the company, including technical lead Chris Urmson who often acts as the face of the project.<p>Urmson announced his departure in a post on Medium, noting that after the seven-and-a-half years that he has been involved …

The first website went public 25 years ago

Tim Berners-Lee announced the World Wide Web project on August 6th, 1991.<p>The internet just marked another major milestone. The first website, Tim Berners-Lee's description of the World Wide Web project, went public 25 years ago on August 6th, 1991. The launch was unceremonious -- Berners-Lee …

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Disney launches its own messaging app, Disney Mix, aimed at kids and families

Disney today is wading into the mobile messaging market with a new chat application called Disney Mix, aimed at kids, tweens and families. While the app will compete to some extent with popular messaging clients like WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger, Snapchat and others, the goal with Disney Mix is to …

Elon Musk Says Tesla Will Build a Minibus Based on the Model X

Tesla's minibus is a play out of VW's 1960s playbook.<p><i>(Photo is a rendering, not the actual Tesla Minibus)</i><p>Elon Musk is the sort of person that Twitter was made for. The CEO of Tesla uses the social platform to break his company's news, whether its just that a plan is coming or info on an upcoming …

Are You Thinking Too Much?

<b>Are you thinking too much?</b><p><i>The Practice:</i><p>Rest your weary head.<p><i>Why?</i><p>The traditional saying that's this week's practice has been sinking in for me lately. Thoughts have been swirling around like a sandstorm about work, things I've been reading, household tasks, finances, concerns about people, a yard …

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Elon Musk says Tesla likely to build an all-electric cargo van on its upcoming pickup truck chassis

Since unveiling his ‘Master Plan Part Deux’ and Tesla’s future vehicle lineup earlier this month, Elon Musk has been quietly revealing more details about how Tesla plans to leverage its vehicle platforms to release more models. For example, he confirmed that the upcoming ‘Tesla Minibus’ will be …

Always Hitting The Snooze Button? Science Says It's Linked To Your Creativity

Is your day-to-day life full of stress and chaos?<p>Are you scrambling to find a peaceful moment in the day when you can put your feet up and relax? Are …

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History, Horchata And Hope: How Classic Kiosks Are Boosting Lisbon's Public Life

Lisbon is a city of plazas, parks, overlooks and gardens. For more than a century, these beautiful public spaces were graced by Art Noveau and Moorish-style kiosks — small, ornate structures that provided chairs and shade and served traditional Portuguese snacks and drinks.<p>These <i>quiosques de</i> …

Hong Kong soaked but safe as Typhoon Nida is downgraded

<b>Hong Kong (CNN) —</b> Fierce winds lashed Hong Kong in the early hours of Tuesday morning, but no major damage was reported as Typhoon Nida hit the city and moved onto mainland China.<p>Winds of up to 145 kilometers per hour (90 miles per hour) were reported in some parts of the city, according to the …

Google has sold 30 million of its Chromecast media streaming devices

That’s up from 25 million in May.<p>On its earnings call, Google rarely shares new figures. But it did give us one today: The company has shipped more than 30 million units of its Chromecast streaming dongle, CEO Sundar Pichai said on the second-quarter earnings call.<p>The last figure it shared was from …

US launches air strikes on IS in Libya

<b>The United States has carried out air strikes on positions of so-called Islamic State (IS) in Libya, following a request by the UN-backed government there, the Pentagon says.</b><p>The strikes targeted positions in the port city of Sirte, an IS stronghold.<p>Libyan PM Fayez Sarraj, in a televised address, …

How Samsung plans its phones

<b>The S7 and S7 Edge have lots in common with the 6 from last year, whereas the S6 was a really big change from the 5. So first of all, could you tell me about why Samsung made such a big design change from the S5 to S6?</b><p>So up to 2013 the smartphone market was really fast-growing. According to our …

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New York governor bars sex offenders from playing Pokémon Go

At the direction of Governor Andrew Cuomo, New York’s correctional department has made playing online games a violation of parole for sex offenders — particularly <i>Pokémon Go</i>. In a statement, Cuomo said that people on the sex offender registry are now banned from "downloading, accessing, or otherwise …

India already had some of the world’s strictest gun laws. Now it’s tightened them.

By Rama Lakshmi<p>Rama Lakshmi<p>Bio Follow<p>NEW DELHI — As mass shooting incidents in the United States rise, India has tightened its firearms regulations, making it even more difficult for common citizens to own a gun.<p>India already had some of the strictest gun laws in the world, a vestige of British …

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Washington state says Comcast sold 'near-worthless' service plans

Comcast is being sued for more than $100 million by Washington state, which claims that the cable giant illegally deceived customers with various customer service guarantees. Most notably, the state alleges that Comcast deceived Washington customers into paying $73 million over five years for a …

Vast majority of states overrun by treatment-resistant head lice

It's August back-to-school time — and that means peak season for head lice. Making matters worse this year, the vast majority of states are overrun with bugs that are resistant to common over-the-counter treatments.<p>In 42 out of the 48 tested states, 100 percent of lice tested have evolved to be …

Water Colors: 8 Beautiful Photos of Oceans From Above

Aerial photographer Tommy Clarke hangs out of helicopters to shoot the sea from the sky, showing there's no view like the one from above. “I was always one for the window seat,” says the photographer, who grew up in the British seaside town of Bournemouth and later moved to Sydney, where he started …

LG’s new flagship will be the first phone to ship with Android Nougat

Samsung’s all set to steal the smartphone spotlight tomorrow at its big Unpacked event, but LG’s kicking August off with an important announcement of its own. The electronics giant will attempt to send a shock to its struggling mobile device wing with the launch of the V20, a new flagship that will …