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‘Resist White Supremacy’: A sign. A farm. And the fury that followed.

It had been a week since the road sign had gone up near the entrance of their 116-acre farm in Northern Virginia, and the furious emails, calls and Facebook messages were still pouring in. The responses didn’t surprise the owners of Cox Farms, who had long taken politically charged stands on their …

Rights & Freedoms

This is the real reason many Americans stay poor

This article is reprinted by permission from NextAvenue.org. It is part of a partnership between Next Avenue and Chasing the Dream, a public media …

Income Inequality

Successful People Tell Themselves These 7 Things on a Daily Basis

Sometimes, becoming successful is just a matter of willing it into existence.<p>Successful people tend to have very positive inner dialogues.<p>They know how to nurture their own personal growth. They believe they can do whatever it is they set their mind to. But most of all, they believe in …

Self-improvement

These homemade Twix bars taste like the real thing—but are super low-sugar

No matter how committed you are to keto, Paleo, Whole30, or whatever your eating plan of choice is, sometimes, you just can’t shake a craving for a …

Dessert

'The United States is under attack': Intelligence chief Dan Coats says Putin targeting 2018 elections

WASHINGTON – The nation's top intelligence officials said Tuesday that Russia is targeting the 2018 elections as it seeks to undermine America's political process and sow partisan division with cyber attacks and other digital disruption.<p>"Frankly, the United States is under attack," Director of …

Russia

Apple’s new 6.1-inch iPhone is expected to sell like crazy

Apple’s upcoming 6.1-inch iPhone will be a smash hit, according to one reliable analyst.<p>It is expected to become the most popular model in the 2018 lineup, thanks mostly to its more affordable price tag. Sales could total a whopping 100 million units over its lifetime.<p>iPhone X didn’t kick off the …

Mobile Technology

25 Years of Satellite Data Uncover Alarming Error in Sea Level Measurements

Climate change is worsening faster than we thought.<p>The Earth is changing in ways that could cause an actual mass extinction during our lifetimes. In …

Global Warming

'Time-traveller from 2030' PASSES lie detector test over whether his future predictions are true

A man who claims he is from the year 2030 - and has revealed a number of predictions for the future - has undergone a lie detector test and …

Frankfurt Motor Show

How to sell yourself in 30 seconds and leave people wanting more

How do you get people interested in you when you only have 30 seconds?<p>Whether you're in a job interview, networking at a cocktail party, or happen to …

Employment

Don’t use Huawei phones, say heads of FBI, CIA, and NSA

The US intelligence community is still worried about Chinese tech giants’ government ties<p>The heads of six major US intelligence agencies have warned that American citizens shouldn’t use products and services made by Chinese tech giants Huawei and ZTE. According to a report from <i>CNBC</i>, the …

Huawei

White House won’t say what Melania’s parents’ immigration status is

The White House is refusing to say the immigration status of first lady Melania TrumpMelania TrumpMeghan McCain: Melania is 'my favorite Trump, by …

Donald Trump

8 Reasons to Eat Eggplants More

I always liked eggplants. But I was stunned when I found out that Hindi word for this is baingan or derivation from a word meaning with no merit, …

Nutrition

Scientists Have No Idea Why This Enriched Uranium Particle Was Floating Above Alaska

On 3 August 2016, 7km above Alaska's Aleutian Islands, a research plane captured something mysterious: An atmospheric aerosol particle enriched with …

Physics

#MAGA: Trump Properties Needed 144 Employees, They Hired 143 Foreign Guest Workers and 1 American

President Trump is a roadside magician whose best trick is convincing the public that he’s actually has tricks. The funny thing is that there are no …

Donald Trump

Israel pays a high price for Russia sanctions

Policymakers in Washington should consider that trade fosters long-term global stability.<p>Russian President Vladimir Putin (L) welcomes Israeli Prime …

Russia

Trump bragged about a General Motors plant relocation that he made up

Company officials have no idea what he was talking about.<p>During a meeting about trade with lawmakers at the White House on Tuesday, President Trump …

General Motors

Pence said U.S. intel ruled out Russian election impact. They haven’t

"Irrespective of efforts that were made in 2016 by foreign powers, it is the universal conclusion of our intelligence communities that none of those …

Mike Pence

Rob Porter is no anomaly: He’s the perfect symbol of Trumpism

In a White House characterized by vicious bigotry, sexism and lying, Porter only stands out because he got caught<p>What kind of person is Donald Trump? He has shown himself to be a racist and a white supremacist, as well as a misogynist, a serial liar and a malignant narcissist. He is greedy, craven, …

Donald Trump

Blind golden retriever happier than ever thanks to inseparable best friend – and she doesn’t stop kissing him

<b>By Charlotte Nisbet</b><p>A blind Golden Retriever has never been happier thanks to his inseparable best friend who doesn't stop kissing him.<p>Adorable Jake, …

Pets

What is the average weight for men?

• Average weight<br>• Ideal weight<br>• Risks of being overweight<br>• Maintaining weight<br>• Takeaway<p>The average weight for men varies according to country, race, and age. …

Diabetes

4 Big Questions Raised By The Latest White House Scandal

It's been a week since the first reports emerged about alleged domestic abuse by White House staff secretary Rob Porter. Porter denied the allegations, but resigned a day later. Yet, the scandal over his departure has not waned.<p>He was an aide consistently at Trump's side, charged with handling the …

Donald Trump

11 Books That'll Change Your Life For the Better

Sometimes all we need to help place us on the right path in life is a well-written book with advice from an expert. Reading in general can help with …

Books

Google’s Chrome ad blocking arrives tomorrow and this is how it works

Google is enabling its built-in ad blocker for Chrome tomorrow (February 15th). Chrome’s ad filtering is designed to weed out some of the web’s most annoying ads, and push website owners to stop using them. Google is not planning to wipe out all ads from Chrome, just ones that are considered bad …

Digital Advertising

Millions of Americans Demand $130,000 for Not Having Sex with Trump

WASHINGTON (The Borowitz Report)—Millions of Americans on Wednesday demanded that Donald J. Trump’s personal lawyer, Michael D. Cohen, issue them checks in the amount of $130,000 for not having sex with Trump.<p>After Cohen revealed that he had issued such a check to Stormy Daniels, a porn star who he …

Stormy Daniels

3 reasons to retire as early as you can

Time is one of the most valuable assets at your disposal. Unfortunately, many people spend 40 hours a week for 40 or 50 years trading their time for this thing we call money.<p>The great news is that there's a corollary to that fact: If people are willing to give you money for your time, you can spend …

Retirement

Jared Kushner May Soon Be Working at TGI Fridays—If They’ll Have Him

The First Son-in-Law is failing on multiple professional fronts.<p>When <b>Jared Kushner</b> and <b>Ivanka Trump</b> accepted jobs as senior advisers to the president (a.k.a. “Dad”), they allegedly saw the gigs as stepping stones that would one day lead to a scenario in which one of them was president. But if the …

Jared Kushner

The 4 Types of Problem-Solvers (and Why Knowing Which One You Are Will Make You More Successful)

There is more to motivation than ambition and work ethic. Learn how to recognize and maximize key drivers for business success.<p>Entrepreneurs are typically highly motivated individuals. Driven and ambitious, they see the reward in taking less predictable approaches and embracing routines that stray …

Self-improvement
American Philosophy

If You Want to Diminish Belly Fat, Eat Any of These 32 Delicious Dinners

If you're one of those people who tend to carry weight in their belly, you can do something about it! While hundreds of crunches aren't exactly the answer, what you put in your mouth is. Certain foods are proven to diminish belly fat, like whole grains, MUFAs like avocado, nuts, seeds, and olive …

Vegan

You can now book incredibly cheap flights with a new app that lets you bid on unsold airline seats

If, like 24 per cent of Britons, you are a chronic procrastinator - we may have found the perfect travel app for you.<p>Air Ticket Arena is a new UK-based start-up which launched on February 1 and gives you the opportunity to bid for last-minute plane tickets.<p>All you need to do is download the app and …

Startups