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This 5-Minute TED Talk by a Survivor of the 'Miracle on the Hudson' Just Might Change Your Life

"I no longer want to postpone anything in life."<p>The scariest experiences can teach the most important lessons.<p>On January 15, 2009, US Airways Flight 1549 began its route from New York City to Charlotte, North Carolina. Shortly after takeoff, a flock of geese collided with the airplane, damaging …

How Screen Addiction Is Damaging Kids' Brains

"I've worked with hundreds of heroin addicts and crystal meth addicts, and what I can say is that it's easier to treat a heroin addict than a true screen addict," says Dr. Nicholas Kardaras, author of 'Glow Kids.'<p>In the 80s, Graham Nash from Crosby Stills & Nash appeared on MTV for an interview. …

Drug Addiction

Obama’s betrayal of Israel is an act of diplomatic war

The applause in the Security Council room Friday was directed at Samantha Power, the American ambassador who declined to veto an anti-Israeli …

Trump New York co-chair makes racist 'gorilla' comment about Michelle Obama

Carl Paladino: ‘I’d like her to return to being a male let loose in Zimbabwe’ Entrepreneur visited Trump Tower, met president-elect and aides<p>The co-chair of Donald Trump’s New York state presidential campaign has denied that comments he made about Michelle Obama “being a male” who should be “let …

Trump and Putin: The worst case scenario

On Dec. 22, president-elect Donald Trump and Russian president Vladimir Putin both announced that they intend to increase their respective countries’ nuclear arsenals. Their use of language eerily paralleled each other. “The United States must greatly strengthen and expand its nuclear capability …

Donald Trump
Geopolitics

The U.S. tried to change other countries’ governments 72 times during the Cold War

The CIA has concluded with “high confidence” that Russia intervened covertly during the presidential election to promote Donald Trump’s candidacy. They based this assessment on the discovery that Russian security agencies had hacked the Republican National Committee, the Democratic National …

Russia