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Stephen Miller’s Latest Crusade Is Trump’s Worst Nightmare

Stephen Miller once again has driven the Trump administration into a septic ditch. But this time, the cobra-headed whip-wielder of the White House is …

Donald Trump

Minneapolis Cops Secretly Used 'Date Rape Drug' on Suspects for Years: Report

Veterinarians use it as an animal tranquilizer because it induces a temporary paralysis-like state of euphoria. Predators have slipped it into the …

Justice

7 Things I Learned in Business School That Aren't True in 2018

Entrepreneurship becomes a lot harder when you're trying to follow obsolete rules.<p>Being an entrepreneur is hard. That is pretty much a universal truth. But it becomes exponentially harder when you operate under false assumptions, outdated conventions, and myths that are no longer true.<p>I graduated …

Entrepreneurship

Trumpism's Tipping Point

Sometimes, we forget where we are. Momentary amnesia is the most charitable explanation for Donald Trump saluting North Korea's uniformed defense …

Angela Merkel

Sheela from 'Wild Wild Country' Says 'Bhagwan Knew Exactly What He Was Selling'

Now as a caretaker for the disabled, the antihero of Netflix's hit documentary claims that everything she did was for the sake of the commune.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE Switzerland.</i><p>It was a cool July day in 1986 when Ma Anand Sheela strolled into a courthouse in Oregon to plead guilty …

Bodily Harm

Android Messages will let you send texts from your computer starting today

Text, images, and stickers all work in the web version of Android Messages<p>Google is beginning to roll out desktop browser support for Android Messages, allowing people to use their PC for sending messages and viewing those that have been received on their Android smartphone. Google says the feature …

Android News

We just got a clear sign the trillion-dollar coastal property bubble could burst any time

Climate change hits U.S. property values, new analysis finds<p>Home buyers are starting to incorporate climate risk into the price of property in areas …

Climate Change

The grim desperation of Kirstjen Nielsen

If there's one member of President Trump's Cabinet who is the most embattled right now, it might be Kirstjen Nielsen. And the Department of Homeland Security secretary seems to be willing to say just about anything to get back on the president's good side.<p>Behind the scenes, Nielsen is reportedly …

Immigration

Donald Trump's Twitter feed is getting more and more bizarre

<b>(CNN) —</b> It's hard to say that President Donald Trump's Twitter habits are getting stranger. After all, this is a President who has, from the start of his presidential campaign, used the social media site as among other things, a communications device, a Festivus pole and a psychologist's couch. …

Donald Trump

The Dangers of Distracted Parenting

When it comes to children’s development, parents should worry less about kids’ screen time—and more about their own.<p>Smartphones have by now been implicated in so many crummy outcomes—car fatalities, sleep disturbances, empathy loss, relationship problems, failure to notice a clown on a …

Parenting

Could Multiple Personality Disorder Explain Life, the Universe and Everything?

A new paper argues that the condition now known as “Dissociative Identity Disorder” might help us understand the fundamental nature of reality

Particles

Is Trump alienating one of the GOP's most solid constituencies? I think so.

Remember the scene in Men In Black, where Will Smith had cornered an alien on a ledge at the top of the building, and when the alien said, "He'll …

Donald Trump

Conclusive proof that it is Trump's policy to separate children from their families at the border

President Donald Trump's administration has repeatedly denied that its policy is to separate children from their parents when they cross the US border illegally, but its own internal documents contradict that.<p>Trump had previously tried to blame the policy on Democrats, but over the weekend his …

Immigration

What life is like for Paul Manafort in jail

<b>(CNN) —</b> Just before dusk on Friday, a white van pulled into Northern Neck Regional Jail, a green-roofed, low-slung building about three miles from the bank of the Rappahannock River in Virginia.<p>Inside the van sat former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort.<p>The white van had left the federal …

Donald Trump

Where The Highest Paying IT Jobs Are In 2018

• Amazon Web Services (AWS) certifications are the highest paying in North America, earning an average salary of $113,261.<br>• IT decision makers in the U.S. are the highest paid globally, averaging a $107,193 salary this year. IT professionals in the U.S. earn an average salary of $87,333, 36% more than …

Employment

I am raising my daughter to speak three languages. A stranger demanded I 'speak English' to her

I felt her staring at me on the playground as I called out to my daughter.<p>She must be someone’s grandmother, I thought. She must be curious, as …

Language

Report: Trump Adviser Stephen Miller Pushed for Border Separation Policy

White House adviser Stephen Miller was the driving force behind President Trump’s decision to enforce the family separation policy at U.S. borders, …

Immigration

Net Neutrality: Maps Show Which States Are Fighting the FCC Repeal

Some pass laws, others sue.<p>With net neutrality dead and gone, internet service providers now have unprecedented power to control the online …

Telecoms

Samsung Galaxy X folding phone could cost twice as much as iPhone X

Apple and Samsung are both supposedly working on foldable phones. The Korean company will get its out first though, but hold onto your wallet, it’s going to be shockingly expensive.<p>An analyst predicts that this device, allegedly called the Galaxy X, will cost about 2M Korean won, or $1815. That’s …

Samsung Galaxy

The Surprising Finds At King Arthur's Legendary Castle

Recent research at Tintagel Castle (in Cornwall, England) has uncovered some fascinating finds. In addition to ceramics from what’s now Turkey (and maybe Cyprus) and glassware from the Iberian peninsula, archeologists from English Heritage working at the site have just uncovered a stone from the …

Archaeology

‘This Is a Place That Just Sucks Your Soul’

Tea Partier Raúl Labrador swept into Congress ready to dismantle Washington. Now he’s going home, more disillusioned than ever.<p>It was the opening week of the 112th Congress, in January 2011, when Raúl Labrador, then a rookie congressman representing Idaho’s 1st District, joined 86 other Republican …

Republicans

McDonald's Discovers Employees Get in the Way of Profits

CEO Steve Easterbrook is shedding employees, breaking the third leg of Ray Kroc's famous stool in the process. Wall Street loves it for now, but can …

McDonald's

Antarctica is melting faster than anyone thought, and we're not ready for the sea level rise that's coming

In the future, seas will rise far higher than they are today. The question is whether it happens quickly or slowly.<p>There's enough ice stacked on top of Antarctica to raise seas around the globe by almost 200 feet. While it takes time for major changes to occur with that much ice, Antarctica is …

Global Warming

‘Art of the Deal’ co-writer says Trump has personality disorder

Donald Trump allegedly has a personality disorder that many members of the press have difficulty acknowledging, according to ‘The Art of the Deal’ …

Donald Trump

What It Means to Be a 'Good' Father in America Has Changed. Here's How

The purpose of Father’s Day, an annual holiday that falls in the U.S. on the third Sunday in June is clear: families spend some quality time with …

Parenting

Trump suggests separation of families at border is a negotiating tool

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump suggested Saturday that he is using his administration's separation of families at the US border as a negotiating tool to get Democrats to cave on his immigration demands, which include funding for a border wall, curbing legal immigration into the US, and tightening …

Donald Trump

Religious leaders unite against Trump’s cruel immigration policies

Even the president's most dedicated allies are condemning him.<p>In good news for people who like to see presidential administrations bringing Americans …

Immigration

The Viking Raid on the Abbey of Lindisfarne

The Ruins of Lindisfarne Priory, by Thomas Girtin, 1798.<p>On 8 June, 793 AD, Vikings destroyed the <b>abbey on Lindisfarne</b>, a centre of learning that was …

Archaeology

Why many Americans aren’t benefiting from robust U.S. economy

WASHINGTON — “The economy,” Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell declared this week, “is doing very well.”<p>And it is. Steady hiring has shrunk …

Demographics

Southern Baptists Call Off the Culture War

America’s largest Protestant group moves to cut ties with the Republican Party and re-engage with mainstream culture.<p>It was immediately clear that change was afoot in Dallas. I’ve attended the annual gatherings of the Southern Baptist Convention dozens of times, but walking around the convention …

Faith