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There’s a Petition Demanding Melania Trump Move to the White House or Pay for Trump Tower Protection

Citizens are worried about the cost to taxpayers to protect the first lady at her Trump Tower residence.<p>Shortly after President Trump was elected, it was revealed that Melania Trump was not planning to move to the White House with her husband. Instead she would stay in New York City until their …

Donald Trump

Pence casts tie-breaking vote to let states withhold federal funds from Planned Parenthood

Senate Republicans needed Vice President Mike Pence to dash to the Capitol twice on Thursday to cast tie-breaking votes to pass legislation that will make it easier for states to restrict federal funds for Planned Parenthood and other providers of family planning services.<p>Calling in the vice …

California Against Trump: Berkeley Passes Impeachment Resolution, Joining Other Golden State Cities

While individuals have called for the impeachment of President Donald Trump since the day he won the election, whole towns are now getting in on it. …

Elon Musk Says the United Auto Workers Union Is Pushing Tesla Factory Employees to Organize | Inc.com

As Tesla looks to ramp up production for the rollout of its Model 3, factory workers are asking the company to unionize.<p>Jose Moran, a person claiming to be an employee at Tesla's Fremont factory for the last four years, wrote a Medium post stating that factory workers are asking to unionize because …

Tesla

Meet Grace VanderWaal: Pop Prodigy on the Edge of 13

Is latest 'America's Got Talent' winner the next Taylor Swift?<p>Two years ago, Grace VanderWaal was your average small-town child prodigy, learning the …

10 ways the iPhone changed everything

The world is a different place a decade after Apple introduced its popular smartphone -- in both good and bad ways.<p><i>Editors' note: This story was originally published on January 7, 2017.</i><p>Ten years ago, Nokia was the world's largest phone maker. Microsoft was gearing up to launch Windows Vista. And …

Apps

Half of young people have so many 'emotional problems' they cannot focus at school, study finds

Half of young people have so many emotional problems they cannot focus at school, a study has found.<p>Some 48 per cent of youngsters said that they experienced problems during their school years that prevented them from concentrating on their academic work.<p>Of these, 46 per cent did not talk to anyone …

Hey, President Donald Trump: Do you know where your bombs are falling?

Donald Trump is set to see a never-ending, 15-year-old worldwide war<p>The long national nightmare that was the 2016 presidential election is finally over. Now, we’re facing a worse terror: the reality of a Trump presidency. Donald Trump has already promised to nominate a segregationist attorney …

Middle East

When America meddles in foreign elections, it doesn't hack. It murders.

The assertion of sundry anonymous officials in the CIA that Russian hackers deliberately influenced the 2016 presidential election has driven many …

Your Tuesday ADD/ADHD Wrapup 10/05/2016

<i>We scour the web each week to find the most important news and blogs about ADHD and ADD. Here are this weeks posts.</i><p>Students with learning …

Autism

Bullied kids with disabilities may lash out - Futurity

The responses of children with disabilities to bullying can result in them receiving bully interventions. That's not what they need, says Chad Rose.

Disability

Kentucky Special Ed Teacher Includes Students in Wedding Party: 'My Kids Are Like Family'

A Kentucky special education teacher invited all of her students to her Louisville wedding — and she says having her pupils by her side on the big …