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The 5 Essential Retirement Moves to Make in Your 20s and 30s

When you're decades from quitting for good, retirement planning is all about getting off to a good start.<p>At every stage of your journey to …

Retirement

Republican senators urge Congress to revisit bill to protect Mueller

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Congress should revisit proposed legislation to protect special counsel Robert Mueller after President Donald Trump tried to fire him last year while he investigated the Trump campaign's ties with Russia, two Republican senators said on Sunday.<p>In separate television …

Business survey says Brexit biggest threat to UK financial centre | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - Uncertainty over Britain’s future trading relations with the European Union after Brexit is the most serious threat to London as the world’s top financial centre, a business survey showed on Monday.<p>The City of London financial district is seen during early morning mist from …

These Are the Most Productive Countries in the World

With a new law barring work e-mail after hours, the French have honored a truth long recognized by economists: working longer hours doesn’t …

Productivity

Twitter Alerts Nearly 680,000 Users They May Have Been Duped by Russian Accounts

Twitter admitted on Friday evening that its investigation into suspected Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential elections had turned up what it …

Internet

'It's a Women's Wave Coming.' The Women's March Is Turning Into a True Political Force

Dixie O’Connell’s older brother cast a write-in ballot for Mickey Mouse in the 2016 presidential election. Fifteen months later, O’Connell marched in …

Government

Mark Zuckerberg has clearly decided that real news has become too troublesome to bother with any more<p>Connoisseurs of corporate cant have a new collector’s item: Mark Zuckerberg’s latest Epistle to his Disciples. “We built Facebook,” it begins, “to help people stay connected and bring us closer …

Seldom seen, rarely heard: Melania's tenure is most notable for her absence

Melania Trump appears to have little interest in being first lady. But she’s in good company – many ‘weren’t very keen’ on coming to the White House<p>The most notable thing about Melania Trump’s tenure as first lady so far has been her absence: it took her five months to relocate from New York to the …

Donald Trump

The People Who Started the Shutdown Don't Know How to End It

It wasn’t just Democrats in Congress who complained about President Donald Trump Saturday. It was also Republicans, who grumbled just as loudly that …

Republicans

A Group of Former Nuclear Launch Officers Calls President Trump 'A Clear and Present Danger'

U.S. President Donald Trump’s readiness to threaten the use of America’s nuclear arsenal has unnerved diplomats and academics and inflamed tensions …

Donald Trump

'We Don't Share a Common Baseline of Facts.' Barack Obama Reflects on Divisiveness in Politics

In a wide-ranging interview with David Letterman, former President Barack Obama reflected on his first year out of office, offering his thoughts …

Barack Obama

Analyzing the Price of Mobility: Desktops vs. Laptops

<b>Introduction: Analyzing the Price of Mobility</b><p>Computers have been getting faster over the years, and with the increased performance we eventually …

BeagleBone Black packs 1GHz ARM CPU, 512MB RAM for just $45 (video)

The BeagleBone might be just the piece of kit for the DIY set itching to boot Linux in 10 seconds, but the freshly unveiled BeagleBone Black packs an even greater punch -- and the same speedy start times -- at just half the price of its predecessor. The $45 credit card-sized package totes a 1GHz …

Google Street View Hyperlapse animates your planned journey, shows the places you'll go

Taking Google's maps and Street View imagery, design firm Teehan+Lax Labs has moulded them into an unofficial time-lapse animation site. While there's some predetermined (and beautiful) routes offered up on the maker's site, you can also plug in your own favorite journeys from A to B -- perfect for …