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Trump attacks Kavanaugh’s accuser in a string of despicable tweets

Culture<p>MARCUS GILMERSep 21, 2018<p>President Trump has finally done the unthinkable -- and yet it was somehow expected. Friday morning he took to …

Sexual Harassment

Donald Trump's global insignificance is about to be exposed

<b>(CNN) —</b> Trump is a master of New York-style showmanship. The United Nations General Assembly, therefore, should be his finest hour: hosting world leaders in his town.<p>Instead, he is likely to be relegated to an irrelevant sideshow.<p>When the UNGA kicks off on Tuesday, the depths of America's descent …

UN Security Council

Trump lies about protections for those with pre-existing conditions

At a campaign rally in Las Vegas last night, Donald Trump peddled a variety of falsehoods, but one of the president’s claims seemed new. Referring to …

Donald Trump

Stephen Miller wins again: Haley, other foes excluded from immigration meeting

Immigration<p>WASHINGTON — Days before the Trump administration announced plans to slash the number of refugees allowed into the U.S. to its lowest level in 40 years, Trump senior adviser and immigration hard-liner Stephen Miller made his case for fewer refugees to a room of senior officials at the …

U.S. State Department

Donald Trump’s currency confusion continues | Jeffrey Frankel

Next month, the US Department of the Treasury is due to submit to Congress its biannual report detailing which countries, if any, are manipulating their currencies to gain an unfair trade advantage. For his part, President Donald Trump is already accusing China of doing so, as he did throughout the …

Bank of China

As Brett Kavanaugh’s Nomination Teeters, Boom Times for Presidential Flattery

A Supreme Court standoff? Bad polls? Never mind. Poland wants to open Fort Trump.<p>Washington, at least in one respect, is still President Trump’s kind of town. Trump, searching for good news amid the daily flood of revelations and reversals, can find plenty of it in a place the author Mark Leibovich …

Brett Kavanaugh

A Jewel at the Heart of Quantum Physics

Physicists have discovered a jewel-shaped geometric object that challenges the notion that space and time are fundamental constituents of …

Conservative activist Ed Whelan apologizes for insinuating a Kavanaugh doppelgänger assaulted Ford

The tweets were deemed a “stunningly irresponsible” defense of Brett Kavanaugh.<p>On Friday morning, conservative activist Ed Whelan sent the following tweet apologizing for a Thursday evening tweetstorm questioning Christine Blasey Ford’s allegation of sexual assault against Supreme Court nominee …

Jake Tapper

This Genius Method Will Get Your Job Application Into the Hands of a Hiring Manager

Do this now.<p>Your dream job, say as a Google programmer or a globe-trotting wine taster, appears in a posting online. You submit a resume and a week …

Résumés

Stephen Colbert Gets 'Exclusive Audio' From Mario Kart's Toad Inside Trump's Pants

"Late Show" goes deep undercover to confirm Stormy Daniels' book.<p>Stephen Colbert’s “Late Show” released what it called “exclusive audio” from inside President Donald Trump’s pants.<p>And it would seem to confirm the account of porn star Stormy Daniels, who claims in her upcoming book, <i>Full Disclosure</i>, …

Stephen Colbert

Trump Ordered the Release of Sensitive Intelligence at Sean Hannity’s Request

The worst and the dullest.<p>On Monday, Donald Trump ordered the Justice Department to declassify highly sensitive materials related to an ongoing …

Donald Trump

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Why meal timing matters when you’re working out while intermittent fasting

Intermittent fasting is the worst-kept secret in the wellness world, with doctors (like Well+Good Council member Robin Berzin, MD), dietitians …

Intermittent Fasting

Your novel’s first draft is a love letter to yourself

So shut down your inner editor and try these three ways to make that letter unique.Continue reading on The Writing Cooperative »

Writer's Block

The Haunting of Hill House: Netflix's New TV Show Looks Scarier Than Most Horror Movies

I hope you're ready for Netflix's <b>The Haunting of Hill House</b> to make your October a hell of a lot spookier. The upcoming 10-episode series, which drops on Oct. 12, is just as scary as any of the streaming giant's selection of horror movies. Billed as a "reimagining" of Shirley Jackson's iconic 1953 …

Horror Movies

The 10-Minute Daily Ritual That Will Revolutionize Your Relationship

Long-term, committed relationships can be tough. You're co-existing with another complicated human. Maybe they lose some of the luster they had …

Social Work

Kavanaugh accuser wants FBI investigation before testifying

<b>(CNN) —</b> The woman accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexual assault says the FBI should investigate the incident before senators hold a hearing on the allegations.<p>In a letter addressed to Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley of Iowa, and obtained by CNN's "Anderson Cooper 360," …

The White House

Ultra-rich Trump official says consumers won’t notice price increases, leaves CNBC hosts speechless

"Nobody's gonna actually notice it at the end of the day."<p>Wilbur Ross left CNBC hosts dumbfounded on Tuesday morning after he argued American …

Webcomics

Team Trump: If We Ditch Kavanaugh, We’re Signing Our Own ‘Death Warrant’

For Donald Trump’s White House, Brett Kavanaugh is increasingly irrelevant to the politics of his own Supreme Court nomination. Instead, those close …

U.S. Politics

Here's the latest scary example of just how detailed Google location data really is

ICYMI: In the latest New York Times Magazine, John Herrman offers a particularly harrowing—and deeply personal—take on just how detailed Google's …

Advertising

8 Space Documentaries That Will Blow Your Mind

With all the buzz surrounding the new film <i>First Man</i>, set to release on October 12, we’re seeing quite the uptick in people interested in learning …

Documentaries

LinkedIn Analyzed 3,000 Job Postings and Discovered a Data-Backed Guide to Landing a Job With a Top Startup | Inc.com

As a millennial, I grew up idolizing startup culture. It was hard not to. I was surrounded by tales of internet success stories, movies like <i>The Social Network</i>, and inspiring influencers like Steve Jobs. Every day, it seemed like there was another young superstar creating a multi-million dollar app …

Startups

GOP Sens. Murkowski and Collins called out for hypocrisy on Al Franken — while they still consider Brett Kavanaugh

Actress Alyssa Milano went after Sens. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) and Susuan Collins (R-ME) on Sunday after Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s sexual …

Brett Kavanaugh

Mueller's investigation bears the hallmark of an organized crime case

• Paul Manafort's recent plea deal and cooperation agreement with the special counsel Robert Mueller is the latest indication of how the Russia …

Organized Crime

10 Netflix Gems You've Probably Never

Image: Supplied<p>Browsing through Netflix and everything is starting to look the same? We've all been there. It can be hard to find something different …

Final Fantasy

Ted Cruz Loses Last Scrap of Dignity, Writes Tribute to His Bully, Donald Trump

During the Republican campaign, Donald Trump attacked Ted Cruz’s father and wife and branded him “Lyin’ Ted,” and Cruz attempted to demonstrate his …

Ted Cruz

The New Customer Journey Maze: 5 Implications For Marketers

At a recent roundtable, where individuals focused on helping sales and marketing leaders gathered, Gartner presented interesting findings from its annual research project. The findings suggest that the assumption that B2B buyers progress in a linear fashion is fundamentally flawed. In a prior …

Martha Stewart's Slow-Cooker Italian-Braised Pork

<b>Author Notes:</b><p>Reprinted from Martha Stewart’s Slow Cooker. Copyright © 2017 by Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, Inc. Photographs copyright © 2017 by Stephen Kent Johnson. Published by Clarkson Potter/Publishers, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC.<p>Crushed tomatoes, red wine, and fennel seeds give …

Slow Cookers

'Gina is great!' Trump endorses new book that supposedly uses science to prove he is the 'most sound-minded' president in history - written by a conservative commentator who 'falsely claims to have a PhD in psychology'

Donald Trump has endorsed a new book describing him as the 'most sound-minded' president in history - written by a woman who falsely claims to have a …

Donald Trump

U.S. will no longer fund peace-building programs for Palestinians

The Trump administration has confirmed it will no longer fund peace-building programs for Palestinians and Israelis — including an interfaith youth …

Trump Administration