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By keeping hat on, Cowboys' Jerry Jones reveals big flaw in NFL attempt at anthem policy

Let me see if I have this right: Wearing a hat during the national anthem, as Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones did last month, is fine. Same for Jones’ team and most others keeping the beer lines flowing while <i>The Star Spangled Banner</i> plays. But quietly demonstrating to protest racism and social …

NFL

A robot didn't take Ibrahim's job, but it did fire him

Software developer Ibrahim Diallo found out the hard way that he'd been fired.<p>He turned up to work one day and his login failed. His account returned …

Artificial Intelligence

Turkish lira crash ripples through global currency markets

A fresh plunge in the Turkish lira sent tremors through global currency markets on Monday, amid fears that the failure of Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s government to tackle its worsening financial crisis would have a domino effect on other vulnerable countries.<p>Argentina’s central bank raised its key …

Economy

Trump has no black senior White House staff

<b>(CNN) —</b> None of President Donald Trump's senior White House officials are black.<p>Only a handful of his senior staff are of Latino, Asian or Arab descent, according to a CNN review of 48 senior White House officials. Instead, the President is being advised by a senior White House staff that is …

Donald Trump

Trump’s Border Wall Won’t Work, Would Be A Huge Waste Of Money, According To New Report

Mexico certainly won't be paying for it.<p>Donald Trump’s proposed border wall will be a waste of money, won’t work, won’t be paid for by Mexico, and …

Donald Trump

Stephen Miller Desperately Searching For Next Fix After High Of Detained Children Starts Wearing Off

WASHINGTON—Muttering that he needed something more potent to get him flying again, Stephen Miller was desperately searching for his next fix Tuesday …

Donald Trump

At 39, John Denney is a fixture as Dolphins' long snapper

DAVIE, Fla. (AP) — Miami Dolphins 14th-year veteran John Denney first saw his future career path in eighth grade, when he bent over and looked between his legs.<p>His coach was putting together a place-kicking team at practice, and Denney volunteered to try out as a long snapper.<p>"Whoever was …

Football (U.S.)

This Housing Price Spike Is Different

In cities nationwide, home prices are at or above their pre-recession levels. But it’s no bubble.<p>Housing prices are cooking. Across the nation, the price of homes is rising faster than the rate of inflation—in some places by a factor of three. That’s true of high-cost cities such as Seattle and San …

Housing

Mike Pence Quotes About Impeachment Reveal What He Really Thinks Of Presidents Having Affairs

It would be unprecedented for the vice president to suggest his boss be kicked out of the White House, to say the least. But two decades-old articles …

Donald Trump

Graham says he warned Trump not to end Mueller investigation

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> South Carolina Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham says he advised President Donald Trump not to halt special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation -- or the President would risk undermining the Republican Party during November's midterm elections.<p>At an event on Monday hosted by the …

Donald Trump

Why are people obsessed with Casper mattresses? I slept on one for a year to find out.

The number 1 mattress retailer Mattress Firm is closing hundreds of stores and putting money towards expanding their digital business, reports USA …

Shopping

Donald Trump Jr.’s Meeting With Russians ‘Totally Legal,’ The President Says

Donald Trump defended his eldest son's Trump Tower meeting today via Twitter.<p>Citing a bombshell <i>Washington Post</i> story, the <i>Inquisitr</i> reported yesterday …

Donald Trump

GOP Strategist Predicts Donald Trump Will Be ‘Anchor’ Around Republicans’ Necks In General Election

Strategist Mike Murphy compared the GOP to Stalin's Communist Party.<p>GOP strategist Mike Murphy criticized President Donald Trump Sunday, launching a …

Republicans

Donald Trump Admits Trump Tower Russian Meeting Was To Get Dirt On Hillary Clinton: Tweet Called ‘Problematic’

Donald Trump made a startling admission in a Twitter message early Sunday morning, acknowledging the true purpose of his son's June 2016 meeting with …

Donald Trump

Twitter Responds In Amazement At Donald Trump Fans Who Say They’d Rather Be Russian Than Democrats

A viral photo of two Donald Trump supporters wearing anti-American T-shirts went viral on Twitter Sunday, and users of the social media platform had …

Donald Trump

Average U.S. mortgage rates rise; 30-year at 4.60 percent

<b>WASHINGTON</b> • Long-term U.S. mortgage rates rose for the second straight week, continuing to dampen prospects for potential homebuyers.<p>Mortgage buyer …

Freddie Mac

Home prices at record highs along with rising mortgage rates

Experts recommend not over-remodeling your home before selling; a fresh coat of paint and some improvements in the bathroom are suggested over a …

House Prices

Fannie, Freddie helping borrowers ditch their mortgage insurance

What’s up with mortgage rates? Jeff Lazerson of Mortgage Grader in Laguna Niguel gives us his take.<b>Rate news summary</b>From Freddie Mac’s weekly survey: …

Real Estate

Donald Trump Jr. Claimed Obama Never Broke 2 Percent GDP Growth, But He Actually Did It 15 Times

Donald Trump Jr. boasted on Friday that the economy grew 4 percent under his father’s presidency — claiming that it never even topped 2 percent under …

Donald Trump

Segway’s whacky new roller shoes will cost $399

Did you know Segway is making a pair of self-balancing roller shoes? It is! The company has been tinkering with all sorts of new form factors since it was acquired by Ninebot in 2015, from half-sized Segways to kick scooters. Next up: inline… shoe… platform things.<p>Called the Segway Drift W1s, they …

Hoverboards

Trump’s Farmer Bailout Has Republicans on Edge

Congressional Republicans were blindsided on Tuesday by the Trump administration’s announcement that it would provide $12 billion in assistance to …

Jeff Flake

Senate Republicans pan Trump farm relief, call for end to trade wars

WASHINGTON — Just hours after President Donald Trump tweeted that tariffs are “great,” Republicans on Capitol Hill were lashing out against the administration's new plan to help farmers hurt by the ongoing trade wars that have shut them out of international markets.<p>The $12 billion “temporary …

Republicans

Farmers prefer Trump do trade deals than hand them cash

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Many farmers remain critical of President Donald Trump's tariffs and the damage done to commodity prices and markets but were appreciative Tuesday that he offered to provide some cash to help offset their losses.<p>The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced a $12 billion …

Donald Trump

Listen to the secret Trump-Cohen recording about model payoff

Donald Trump can be heard on an audiotape released by CNN tonight talking with his former fixer/attorney Michael Cohen about how to purchase the …

Donald Trump

Fixing the shortage of specialist science and maths teachers will be hard, not impossible.

Simon Crook, <i>University of Sydney</i><p>Across Australia, we are facing a massive shortage of specialist mathematics and science teachers, particularly in …

Report: Georgia charter school lobbying group has received millions from wealthy donors

Billionaire philanthropists have pushed to expand charter schools by giving millions of dollars to state-level charter support organizations, …

At these schools, teachers get a say in how things are run

On a hot July morning when their peers might be enjoying summer break at the beach, Julie Cook and Jeannine Dunn — teachers at the Souderton Charter …

Michael Cohen’s secret tape was originally deemed ‘privileged’ – but Trump’s team blabbed about it anyway: Source

President Donald Trump blasted his former lawyer Michael Cohen on Saturday for secretly recording him, suggesting that doing so may have been illegal.<p>…

Tesla Model 3 Performance test drive: For many, this will be the best car at any price

So I had a few hours yesterday with the new Tesla Model 3 Performance. To be honest, the conditions weren’t great. The weather was amazing per usual in Southern California but I was basically stuck in the middle of West LA during rush hour for this review. I tried to make a dash for Malibu and the …

Shocker – NOT: Study Finds Not Sweating The Small Stuff Is A Good Classroom Management Strategy

In a surprise to not a single teacher anywhere, a new study finds that being positive and not focusing on minor disruptions is an effective classroom …