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Liberal men think they know feminism. They really don't | Jessa Crispin

It’s one thing to perform respect out in public. It’s another to fully understand women are humans with their own valid needs and desires<p>Now that our culture has finally decided to take violence against (some) women (somewhat) seriously, conversations that have long happened in hushed tones are …

Astros Reward Justin Verlander's Dominance with Walk-Off Win in ALCS Game 2

The Astros are two wins from the World Series. Thanks to Justin Verlander and Carlos Correa, Houston narrowly downed New York, 2-1, with a walk-off …

Donald Trump lashes out at Puerto Rico as lawmakers approve $36.5 billion aid package

US President Trump triggered a stinging response from Puerto Rico's mayor after he cast doubts over his will to help the devastated territory. The …

Correction: Priest Killed story

ATLANTA (AP) — In a story Oct. 11 about a man accused of killing a priest, The Associated Press incorrectly identified a newspaper Steven Murray …

Crime

Trump lashes 'Liddle Bob Corker' as senators call for calm

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump lashed out at Sen. Bob Corker as "Liddle' Bob Corker" on Tuesday, escalating a feud with the Tennessee Republican who's dubbed the White House an "adult day care center" and charged that Trump could be setting the nation on the path toward World War …

What next in Kenya election crisis?

<b>Kenya's High Court has ruled that all eight candidates who participated in the 8 August presidential election should be included in the re-run later this month.</b><p>This comes a day after the main opposition candidate, Raila Odinga, announced that he was pulling out.<p>The re-run was ordered by the Supreme …

Africa

iOS 11: How to turn off your iPhone without the power button

There are some handy new features in iOS 11 that aren’t very sexy, but can be really useful when needed. One of these new features is the ability to power down your iPhone without the sleep/wake (power) button.<p>iOS 11 brings the option to completely shut down your iPhone with the software. This …

Hurricane Maria pushes Puerto Rico's struggling hospitals to crisis point

The health infrastructure was already in crisis before Hurricane Maria – now a majority of the island’s 69 hospitals are without electricity or fuel for generators<p>Since Hurricane Maria struck Puerto Rico a week ago, Isabello Aponte’s life has been confined to the four concrete walls of his modest …

North Korea threat

Sleep Deprivation Is Surprisingly Effective as an Antidepressant

But we don't know why.<p>For those who suffer from clinical depression, there could be an unexpected source of solace.<p>While long-term sleep deprivation …

UN condemns Egypt's widening 'assault on free speech'

UN human rights experts have raised "grave concern" over a widening "assault on freedom of expression" in Egypt, condemning the blocking of scores of news websites and the unlawful detention of journalists.<p>Some 130 websites may have been banned by the Egyptian government on allegations of …

US to sanction 4 countries for refusing deportations

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The Trump administration will impose visa sanctions on four countries that refuse to take back foreign nationals deemed to be in the US illegally, Department of Homeland Security spokesman Dave Lapan said Wednesday.<p>The four countries -- Cambodia, Eritrea, Guinea and Sierra Leone, …

Accused bomber fails to keep notebook mentioning bin Laden out of NY trial

NEW YORK (Reuters) - A man accused of setting off bombs in New York City and New Jersey last September has failed to persuade a federal judge to keep a notebook that refers to bombs and former al Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden out of his upcoming trial.<p>FILE PHOTO - Ahmad Khan Rahimi, an Afghan-born …

New Jersey

What will be the ramifications of Putin's order to reduce US embassy staff?

Russia’s surprise move is so severe that if it goes ahead it is likely to paralyse the work of US diplomats in Russia – depending on how the details shake out<p>When it comes to diplomatic expulsions, Vladimir Putin likes to pull a surprise.<p>When the outgoing Barack Obama administration kicked out 35 …

The Confederacy Almost Developed a Helicopter in 1862

It’s the third day of the Battle of Gettysburg in July 1863 and Union forces on Cemetery Ridge await the final Confederate assault. But instead of …

Aviation

Places+Faces Debuts Bangkok Capsule Collection | HYPEBAE

Will you cop?<p>By / Feb 12, 2018<p>2,041 Hypes<p>Logos everywhere.<p>By / May 16, 2018<p>1,169 Hypes<p>It’s already a hit.<p>By / Mar 14, 2018<p>6,423 Hypes<p>Showcasing a new …

Blowing Out Birthday Candles Could Ruin the Cake

You may want to reconsider this birthday tradition for the sake of the cake.<p>Blowing out the candles on your birthday cake: Most people have been …

Can you name the closest countries to Hawaii? [QUIZ]

The Hyperloop Just Completed a Major Test. But the Real Challenges Lie Ahead

Hyperloop One this week announced that it completed the first full-scale test of its high-speed transportation system, a move the company hailed as …

20 Beautiful Quotes That'll Make You Appreciate the World Around You

Here's your reminder to stop and smell the roses.<p>"A beautiful life begins at home" — that's our motto. Be mindful of the things, places and relationships that give you joy by contemplating these eloquent words of wisdom.

On the frontline of ISIS' last stand in Iraq

<b>Mosul, Iraq (CNN) —</b> Flies buzz around the drying rivulets of blood seeping from the heads of two corpses draped over the hood of a Humvee.<p>One of the bodies, partially charred, lies face down; by his chest is webbing where he had kept magazines for an automatic rifle. The other, with long matted …

Health Care Bill Impact on Premiums, Uninsured, Pre-Existing Conditions

WASHINGTON — The GOP health care bill would insure 23 million fewer people than current law after a decade, while potentially impacting many with pre-existing conditions, according to the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office.<p>The bill would spend $1.1 trillion less on health care and use the …

Health Care

Most Iconic Red Lipstick Moments

Nothing says “glamour!” quite like a smile painted in bright, camera-ready red lipstick. Red has been the signature shade of some serious icons, including megastars like Marilyn Monroe and songstresses like Rihanna and Selena Gomez alike. The head-turning hue gives off a sophistication that anyone …

Lipstick

Officials: New Trump travel ban removes Iraq from list

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's new immigration order will remove Iraq from the list of countries whose citizens face a temporary U.S. …

Immigration