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What Sleeping With Married Men Taught Me About Infidelity

I’m not sure it’s possible to justify my liaisons with married men, but what I learned from having them warrants discussion. Not between the wives and me, though I would be interested to hear their side. No, this discussion should happen between wives and husbands, annually, the way we inspect the …

Relationships

America Takes the Next Step Toward Tyranny

Every now and again, when I find myself buried in the latest blizzard of invariably disturbing news emanating from the Trump White House, I go back …

Ex-CIA Boss John Brennan Tears Into Donald Trump Over Andrew McCabe Firing

"America will triumph over you."<p>Former CIA chief John Brennan did not mince his words when taking aim at President Donald Trump on Saturday morning.<p>In a blistering tweet, Brennan blasted Trump for celebrating the dismissal of former FBI deputy Director Andrew McCabe.<p>Trump would take his “rightful …

Donald Trump

35 and counting: The list of senior officials who have left the Trump administration (so far)

<b>(CNN) —</b> Here's President Donald Trump on Tuesday seeking to beat back criticism that his White House is in crisis amid a series of high-profile staff departures:<p><i>"Many, many people want every single job. You know, I read where, 'Oh, gee, maybe people don't want to work for Trump.' And believe me,</i> …

Donald Trump

Taxpayers, You’ve Been Scammed

So you go out for dinner with a wealthy acquaintance. “I’ll take care of everything,” he says, and orders you a hamburger. Then he orders himself an expensive steak and a bottle of wine, which he doesn’t share. And when the waiter comes with the check, he points at you and says, “Charge it to his …

Income Inequality

Richard Branson Says Dump the MBA and Learn 1 Secret to Entrepreneurial Success

One thing can drive your business to success and it's not three letters at the end of your name.<p>Beyond his amazing business success after dropping out of school when he was 15, Richard Branson is unusual. He is unafraid of controversy while managing to live without regrets, as his mother taught …

AP FACT CHECK: Trump twists visa lottery program

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is expressing frustration with an immigration program that he says lets other countries nominate undesirable …

Immigration

Trump campaign emails photo of Parkland survivor, asks for donations

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump's re-election campaign used a photo of a survivor of the Parkland, Florida, shooting in an email Saturday that asks its recipients to donate money to the campaign.<p>The email contains a photo of 17-year-old Madeleine Wilford in a hospital bed surrounded by her family, …

Donald Trump

What Rick Gates’s Guilty Plea Means

The former Trump campaign aide pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit bank fraud and lying to the FBI on Friday, the third Trump aide to admit he committed a felony.<p><i>Updated on February 23 at 4:01 p.m.</i><p>Rick Gates, a former top aide to President Trump on his campaign and in the White House, pleaded …

Trump Is No Longer Bothering to Conceal His Corruption

The president of the United States owns a business with globe-spanning assets and liabilities. Many of his investments involve partnerships with …

Economists Beginning to Worry Trump Might Nuke the Economy After All

And they’re not mincing words.<p>When <b>Donald Trump</b> was running for president, he routinely bragged about being the “King of Debt.” “I’m great with debt,” he told <b>Norah O’Donnell</b> in a June 2016 interview. “Nobody knows debt better than me. I’ve made a fortune by using debt, and if things don’t work out I …

Donald Trump

Trump Has Abandoned The Press Briefing Room And Reporters Should Too

On Thursday morning, Donald Trump wrapped himself in the trappings of the presidency, standing in the White House Diplomatic Reception Room under the steady gaze of George Washington, and plodded his way through a somber six-minute speech about the mass shooting Wednesday in Florida. “I want you to …

Donald Trump

Trump Signs Bill Revoking Obama-Era Gun Checks for People With Mental Illnesses

President Donald Trump quietly signed a bill into law Tuesday rolling back an Obama-era regulation that made it harder for people with mental illnesses to purchase a gun.<p>The rule, which was finalized in December, added people receiving Social Security checks for mental illnesses and people deemed …

Guns

Why I Am Leaving the F.B.I.

One of the greatest honors of my life was walking across the stage at the F.B.I. Academy and receiving my special agent badge from the director at the time, Robert Mueller. After 21 weeks of intensive training, my class swore an oath and became federal agents entrusted with the solemn duty of …

U.S. Department of Justice

Trump’s All-Out Attack on the Rule of Law

Bob DreyfussAccusing the FBI and DOJ of partisanship and conspiracies, the president is setting the stage for a constitutional crisis.The post …

Donald Trump

AP FACT CHECK: Snapshots from Trump's speech

WASHINGTON (AP) — The AP is fact-checking remarks from President Donald Trump's State of the Union speech. Here's a look at some of the claims we've examined (quotations from the speech as delivered or as released by the White House before delivery):<p>WAGE GAINS<p>TRUMP: "After years and years of wage …

Immigration

A perfect guide for cracking a JavaScript interview (A developer’s perspective)

The JavaScript(JS) interviews are not easy. I accept it, you accept it and, everyone does. The number of possibilities of questions could be asked in …

JavaScript

A Racist in the Oval Office

Donald Trump grew up in a wealthy white enclave in Queens, and he first came to public attention in 1973, when the Justice Department sued his father’s real-estate company for refusing to rent apartments to people “because of race and color.” (Trump strongly denied the charges, which eventually led …

A Walmart executive who sold his first startup for $6 million, 2nd for $550 million, and 3rd for $3 billion, reveals how he became wildly successful

• <b>Marc Lore is the president and CEO of Walmart eCommerce in the US.</b>• <b><br>He founded Quidsi and sold it to Amazon in 2011 for over $500 million. Then he founded Jet.com and sold that to Walmart in 2016 for $3 billion and stock. His first startup was acquired for $6 million.</b>• <b><br>Lore says radical transparency,</b> …

Startups

The 20 Highest-Paying Job Skills for Freelancers Right Now

They command a minimum of $100 an hour.<p>Freelancing is more lucrative than ever, with some gig workers raking in more than $100 an hour, new data …

The Increasing Unfitness of Donald Trump

The West Wing has come to resemble the dankest realms of Twitter, in which everyone is racked with paranoia and everyone despises everyone else.<p><i>Audio:</i> Listen to this story. To hear more feature stories, download the Audm app for your iPhone.<p>What made the Emperor Nero tick, Suetonius writes in …

How to Become a Data Scientist Without a Degree

This article will explore what it’s like to be a Data Scientist, the skillset required, and how to acquire these skills using mostly free or cheap …

Data Science

Trump Is the Only Elected U.S. President Not to Be Named America's Most Admired Man In His First Year

Americans have named their most admired man and woman of the year—and neither currently lives at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.<p>In a Gallup poll released …

Trump's Wells Fargo tweet cited in court hearing as reason to remove Mulvaney as CFPB acting chief

A recent tweet by President Trump about possible penalties against Wells Fargo & Co. was cited during a court hearing Friday as a reason for removing White House official Mick Mulvaney as acting director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.<p>The attorney for Leandra English — the bureau's …

Finance

Donald Trump Just Pulled Off the Greatest Long Con in History

Winners: Wall Street, corporations, Donald Trump’s kids, and Vladimir Putin. Losers: The rest of us. That about sums it up.<p>Bernie Madoff must be …

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's 'middle-class miracle' favors wealthy

WASHINGTON (AP) — You wouldn't know it from President Donald Trump's rhetoric, but the tax overhaul coming into effect is heavily tilted to the rich. …

Income Inequality

How I Stopped Hustling and Started Succeeding

If you think hustling all the time is required for success, you are mistaken.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I'm an entrepreneur with a few profitable online businesses in the fitness industry. I also work on a strict 9-to-5 schedule to ensure that I spend plenty of …

Entrepreneurship

After tax cuts, Republicans may suddenly find Trump is more trouble than he's worth

The GOP members of Congress had a brilliant plan, but Trump is a perfect example of how Republican presidents screw things up.<p>President Trump believes he has just won a great victory in Congress with final passage of huge tax cuts in sight. He should not be so cheerful; it could mark the beginning …

Republicans

Trump Asks ‘How’s Your 401(k)?’ But Most Voters Don’t Have One

President Donald Trump is trying out a new campaign slogan: “How’s your 401(k) doing?” The answer for more than half of Americans is that they don’t …

Today in Trumpworld: Matthew Petersen's viral flub

Viral