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Trump's 'absurd efforts to conceal his hair loss' were revealed for a brief moment — and it helps solve the mystery of his hair

Many have wondered, but nobody knows what exactly is going on with President Donald Trump's hair.<p>We're now closer than ever to the truth, thanks to a new video.<p>The video captures the president ascending the steps of Air Force One on Friday to head to his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida for the …

Donald Trump

The Most Disrespected Person in America Is Still the Black Woman

In recent weeks, rapper French Montana and Fox News personality Bill O’Reilly have taken racist shots at black women’s hair. This type of behavior …

Russia bans 'extremist' picture of Vladimir Putin as a gay clown

Russia has banned a picture depicting President Vladimir Putin in heavy makeup as "extremist."<p>Russia's justice ministry added the image, which depicts the Russian president in lipstick and mascara, to its list of banned extremist material last week.<p>The Vladimir-Putin-as-a-gay-clown meme appeared …

Kentucky’s religious freedom law gives students the green light to discriminate against LGBTQ peers

The new law comes after the governor declared 2017 the “Year of the Bible.”<p>Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin and his Republican peers in the state legislature want to make certain that students in public schools can discriminate against LGBTQ kids.<p>So even though the states’ civil rights laws already fail to …

Silicon Valley is no longer #1 for talent says huge global startup report

There’s no cooler biz on the planet than startups, and there’s no denying Silicon Valley is the startups capital of the world… for now.<p>Cities all over the world are vying to knock the crown off this tech king. And Startup Genome has all the cities doing their best to keep up with San Fran sultan in …

Startups

How to Make Millions Selling One Simple Thing

Coffee is not all beans and brew. The secret to sales success came right from demand for a single cup.<p>Entrepreneurs are a special breed. The risk is tremendous, but the reward is whatever you can imagine... that is, if you can make it. A lot of businesses don't, and I think one of those reasons is …

No one can crack the mystery of these empty A1 Steak Sauce bottles

Staffers at the Avon Lake Public Library in Ohio have been puzzled all year by a parade of mysterious bric-a-brac: empty, clean A1 Steak Sauce …

Eat yourself thin: A step-by-step plan for losing weight and keeping it off

As clocks go forward this month, the summer countdown begins — and we have a plan to get you beach body ready in just 10 weeks.<p>No fad diet or banning of food groups — this is about changing your relationship with food and exercise and is the basis for an all-year guide to help you keep the weight …

The 1930s were humanity's darkest, bloodiest hour. Are you paying attention?

A decade haunted by mass poverty, violent extremism and world war gives us one crucial advantage: the chance to learn the era’s lessons and avoid its mistakes<p>Even to mention the 1930s is to evoke the period when human civilisation entered its darkest, bloodiest chapter. No case needs to be argued; …

Prince Charles

'I'll go to school on two and a half hours' sleep': why British children aren't sleeping

Doctors are reporting a dramatic increase in children with sleep disorders, which affect their physical and mental health. Why? Plus expert tips on a good night’s rest<p>If Elise Hill is asleep by 10pm, that counts as a success. Her parents have got used to the two-year-old going to bed at 10.30pm, …

Sleep

Guy quits his crappy job in the best way possible

Sometimes, you need to go out with a bang. Or a flush.<p>Giving two weeks is a pretty standard practice when employees move on from their current job. …

Report: A Member of a Foreign Government Tried to Blackmail Paul Manafort While He Was Running the Trump Campaign

A Ukrainian parliamentarian reportedly claimed to have compromising information against both Manafort and Donald Trump.<p>To live under Donald Trump's administration is to live under the constant specter of foreign influence and the threat of a brand of espionage that can best be described as a bad …

An entire Manhattan village owned by black people was destroyed to build Central Park

Three churches, a school, and dozens of homes were demolished<p>When Reverend Christopher Rush laid the cornerstone of the First African Methodist …

Pence, Missouri governor join cleanup at vandalized Jewish cemetery

<b>(CNN) —</b> Vice President Mike Pence and Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens on Wednesday added their voices -- and cleanup skills -- to those condemning the vandalizing of a Jewish cemetery in a St. Louis suburb.<p>The two men visited the Chesed Shel Emeth Society cemetery in University City, where at least 170 …

America comes in third: Trump’s foreign policy is looking more and more like “China First,” “Russia Second”

<b>(Reuters/Maxim Shipenkov/Christopher Aluka Berry/Photo montage by Salon)</b><p>President Donald Trump is giving the phrase “multipolar world” an entirely new meaning<p>Michael T. Klare<p>February 18, 2017 5:59pm (UTC)<p>This piece originally appeared on TomDispatch.<p>If there’s a single consistent aspect to Donald …

Geopolitics

Trump's travel ban 'makes no sense' without Pakistan and S. Arabia

US-based researcher Arif Jamal argues that President Donald Trump cannot defeat radical Islam by excluding Saudi Arabia and Pakistan from his …

Angels of the Resistance (and a Serial Killer) in Nazi-Occupied Paris

Brave women helped downed Allied flyers escape the Germans. But more than that, they showed Hitler’s white nationalists they would not surrender, …

Why Doesn't America Have A Museum Of Slavery?

Upon arriving back home from Berlin, Germany I can't stop wondering: Why isn't there a Museum of American Slavery?<p>Last Sunday, while at a dinner party in Germany, I asked my friend a question about the Nazis. "Immediately, I realized it might be rude to discuss that painful period in German …

Black History

Last Tango in Paris Director Admits Controversial Rape Scene Was Nonconsensual

One of the most controversial rape scenes in Hollywood history was filmed without the consent of its lead actress.<p>Maria Schneider received critical …

How to Not Get Ripped Off While Wedding Planning

"Weddings are such a rip off!" How many times have you heard this one before? While it's true you'll probably pay more for your wedding than you would hosting a family reunion at the same venue, it's never okay for a wedding vendor to totally take advantage of you. From really doing your research …

Louis Sarkozy à Dubaï pour les 59 ans de sa mère

Louis Sarkozy était à Dubaï pour l’anniversaire de sa mère, Cécilia Attias.<p>Louis Sarkozy vit à New York mais il est souvent en vadrouille. Ces …

Nicolas Sarkozy

Germany's post-war justice ministry was infested with Nazis protecting former comrades, study reveals

Germany's post-World War Two justice ministry was infested with ex-Nazis hellbent on protecting their former comrades, according to a new official study released Monday.<p>Fully 77 per cent of senior ministry officials in 1957 were former members of Adolf Hitler's Nazi party, a higher proportion even …

Philippine leader tells Obama 'go to hell', says can buy arms from Russia, China

(Note: Language in paragraph four may offend some readers.)<p>MANILA (Reuters) - Philippine leader Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday told U.S. President Barack Obama to “go to hell” and said the United States had refused to sell some weapons to his country but he did not care because Russia and China were …

After shootings, police fear being ‘a public target’ — even at lunch

By Cleve R. Wootson Jr.<p>, Reporter<p>When the officer bit into his sandwich during his lunch break Monday, he heard a crunching noise. A few moments later, blood was dripping from his mouth.<p>Investigators with the Columbus, Ohio, police department are trying to determine whether the shards of glass in …

Law Enforcement

Disney fires, rehires intern, who followed conscience on alligator warning

By Travis M. Andrews<p>, Staff writer<p>Shannon Sullivan was surprised, then angry.<p>Not two months after 2-year-old Lane Graves was dragged into a lake by an alligator at a Disney resort and killed, she found herself face-to-face with a sign that made her deeply uncomfortable.<p>The Disney College Program …

Walt Disney Company

Local soldier's bones return from Korea: '66 years and I'm getting him back'

The porcelain cheeks of the doll are still glossy, the pursed lips still pink, the glass eyes still blue after all these years.<p>The doll was a …

Think Your Child Wouldn't Pick Up a Gun? Think Again.

A terrifying new video will open your eyes to just how easy it could be for your child to get involved in a devastating gun accident.<p>The <i>New York Times</i> recently reported that in one week in April, four toddlers found guns and shot themselves to death.<p>Of course, many parents probably read the …

After 101 Years, This Family Finally Has a Baby Girl!

A very long no-girls drought is over for one family.<p>My sister-in-law has three sons. So when it became clear that I was having a girl, there was great cause for celebration in our family.<p>Now multiple that by, I don't know, <i>like 50 billion</i>, and you may possibly begin to understand what one Idaho …

Asian, Middle Eastern airlines woo gourmet fliers

Ever since Count Ferdinand von Zeppelin served his guests turtle bouillon, lamb chops and champagne on the world's first international passenger flight in 1912, on-board catering has been key to winning the hearts and stomachs of top-paying passengers.<p>These days, about 4 million meals are consumed …