Andy Kimball

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China and Russia have 'responsibility' for North Korea nuclear threat, says US

As Kim Jong-un hails latest test-launch, Rex Tillerson says two powers are ‘enablers’ of Pyongyang’s program<p>The United States has accused China and Russia of bearing “unique and special responsibility” for North Korea’s “belligerent” pursuit of nuclear weapons, after Pyongyang tested its latest …

North Korea

Trump Considering Vetoing Bipartisan Sanctions Bill, Scaramucci Says

Spokesman says president might negotiate ‘a tougher deal’ against Moscow<p>President Donald Trump might veto a House-passed measure that would slap new …

Donald Trump

Trump’s support falling among swing-state voters who elected him, recent polls find

A third of voters remain hardcore, unapologetic fans<p>Donald Trump is wearing out his welcome among the voters who swung 2016’s presidential swing states in his direction, according to just-released regional polls.<p>The swing-state surveys are more incisive than national polls that found Trump’s …

Republicans

Police shooting mistrial ignites nationwide protests Video

The jury was deadlocked in the trial of the former Cincinnati police officer charged with killing an unarmed black driver during a traffic stop.

Merkel party backs tougher rules on dual citizens in Germany

Members of German Chancellor Angela Merkel's party voted Wednesday in favor of scrapping rules that allow the children of immigrants to be dual citizens, a call that was opposed by party leaders and met with a swift rebuke from its partners in government.<p>Until two years ago, German-born children of …

Vegan Thanksgiving Menu

• Thanksgiving• <b><br>Vegan Thanksgiving Menu</b><p>Skipping out on animal products doesn't mean skimping on comforting, carb-y dishes—it actually means you can focus on bolder flavors brimming with spice and explore textures beyond the usual seven kinds of creamy. Give this menu a peek and tell us you're not …

Vegan

Obama looks for allies' support on ISIS as ties and nerves fray

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Barack Obama is embarking on a global swing Tuesday to encourage partners in the Gulf and Europe to scale-up the fight against ISIS.<p>But the trip comes amidst revived attention to Saudi Arabia's perceived role in the September 11 attacks and tensions between Washington and Riyadh …

Middle East

The 17 equations that changed the world

In 2012, Mathematician Ian Stewart came out with an excellent and deeply researched book titled "In Pursuit of the Unknown: 17 Equations That Changed the World.<p>His book takes a look at the most pivotal equations of all time, and puts them in a human, rather than technical context.<p>"Equations …

Mathematics

Google AI wins second Go game against top player

<b>Google's AlphaGo artificial intelligence program has defeated a top Go player for a second time.</b><p>The five-game contest is being seen as a major test of what scientists and engineers have achieved in the sphere of AI.<p>After the match, Lee Se-dol said: "Yesterday I was surprised but today it's more …

Artificial Intelligence

The Vegan Experience: Welcome to Year 5

It's March, and this year's Vegan Experience couldn't have come soon enough. It's been a full year since the last one—I decided to shift it by one month going forward so that I get access to different ingredients and seasons—and I am <i>so</i> ready for a month of pure vegetal bliss.<p>Four years ago, I …

Top 10

This Tiny Glass Disc Can Store 360TB of Data For 13.8 Billion Years

Our knowledge will live on.<p>It's estimated that humans are producing the equivalent of 10 million Blu-ray discs' worth of data every single day - and …

Trump: I could 'shoot somebody and I wouldn't lose voters'

<b>Sioux Center, Iowa (CNN) —</b> Donald Trump boasted Saturday that support for his presidential campaign would not decline even if he shot someone in the middle of a crowded street.<p>"I could stand in the middle of 5th Avenue and shoot somebody and I wouldn't lose voters," Trump said at a campaign rally …

Donald Trump

Democrats Are Proving Samuel Alito and John Roberts Wrong

WASHINGTON -- What was once characterized as a "wild hypothetical" by Justice Samuel Alito in a 2014 campaign finance case is now a reality.<p>A joint fundraising committee linking Hillary Clinton to the national Democratic Party and 33 state parties is routing money through those state parties and …

Government
The Arts

Vegetarian Chili Recipes to Keep You Warm

Kitchen Treaty<p>Slow Cooker Quinoa, Sweet Potato & Black Bean Vegetarian Chili<p>There are tons of things to love about this gluten-free, dairy-free, …

Ultrasonic bubbles give cold water bug-killing cleaning power

A hand-held device that infuses a gentle stream of regular cold water with ultrasound to turn it into a highly effective cleaning tool has been developed by British scientists, who say it could reduce dependence on traditional detergents and help combat anti-microbial resistance.<p>The device, known …

Engineering

Kim Davis Released From Jail Before Defiant Crowd

WASHINGTON -- Kim Davis, the Kentucky county clerk who defied a federal court order to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples, emerged from jail on Tuesday and was greeted by hundreds of jubilant supporters carrying flags, crosses and signs, one of which read, "Supreme Court = The new ISIS of …

LGBTQI

How Red Lipstick Went From Illegal to Everywhere

There’s lipstick, and then there’s red lipstick. It carries with it a symbolic value that we don’t associate with say, pale pink, or peach lipstick. It’s virtues get extolled in the movie <i>Why I Wore [red] Lipstick to my Masectomy</i> when the protagonist explains "I love red lipstick because it’s a …

Makeup

Could Jon Stewart Moderate A Presidential Debate?

Jon Stewart's "Daily Show" retirement is barely two weeks old, but there's already a push to bring him back to the airwaves next year -- this time as moderator of one of the upcoming presidential debates.<p>"Over the last 16 years, Jon Stewart has played an influential and iconic role in covering U.S. …

Presidential Debate
Government

The New American Order

<b>1 Percent Elections, The Privatization of the State, a Fourth Branch of Government, and the Demobilization of "We the People"</b> <i>Cross-posted with TomDispatch.com</i><p>Have you ever undertaken some task you felt less than qualified for, but knew that someone needed to do? Consider this piece my version of …

Political Science

Isil murder raises doubts over Jordanian prisoner swap

Revelation that Isil made no attempts to contact Japanese hostage's family in the days before they killed him raises doubts over whether the jihadist group ever intended to release Kenji Goto<p>The Isil militants who murdered a kidnapped Japanese journalist over the weekend made no attempts at …

Islamic State (ISIS)

Have We Found Alien Life?

Microbes that eat and breathe electricity have forced scientists to reimagine how life works—on this planet and others<p><i>This feature was originally published in the February 2015 issue of</i> Popular Science.<p>Kenneth Nealson is looking awfully sane for a man who’s basically just told me that he has a …

Biology

The 14 Foods You've Been Storing All Wrong

If you find yourself tossing soggy celery and mealy tomatoes in the trash all too often, you're not alone. No one gives you a guidebook on how to store food properly to prolong shelf life and flavor. So, it's no surprise that the average American throws out more than 20 pounds of food per person …

Tomatoes