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Colbert Mocks Trump for Sending ‘Thugs’ After Doctor Who Revealed He Was Balding

“They muscled their way into Trump’s doctor’s office to steal evidence that Donald Trump is going bald?” Colbert asked. “They know we can see, right?”<p>…

Donald Trump

The Stock Market Tanked Because Capitalism Is Totally Broken

Wages were trending up, so naturally investors panicked.<p>The first year of Donald Trump's presidency was a historically great one for the stock market. This made a certain kind of intuitive sense given the people the real estate scion surrounded himself with—Wall Street profiteers, politicians …

Stock Markets

"You Can’t Make This S--- Up": My Year Inside Trump's Insane White House

Author and columnist Michael Wolff was given extraordinary access to the Trump administration and now details the feuds, the fights and the alarming …

Donald Trump

With next-gen tech, virtual reality will finally hit the mainstream in 2018

<i>The coming year no doubt will be just as unpredictable as 2017, as a huge range of tech trends from the cloud and blockchain to machine learning and</i> …

Catalogna, così Rajoy ha estremizzato il conflitto con Barcellona. Dagli accordi di Zapatero al muro contro muro

Rivendicazione, dialogo, accordo. Il rapporto tra i governi catalani e lo Stato centrale nell’epoca post-franchista si è sempre sviluppato secondo lo …

Bannon on 60 Minutes: 9 key quotes

b8251028-3556-48a8-8149-8de935d0d6b4<p>Bannon on 60 Minutes: 9 key …

Donald Trump

Uragano Harvey, così Siri ha salvato la vita ad una ragazza

Tra le tante storie negative legate all’uragano Harvey, nel tardo pomeriggio di oggi la redazione della CNN ha riportato la vicenda della 14enne …

“Otto chiamate in 25 minuti ma nessun soccorso per Ruggiu”

La famiglia dell'uomo deceduto ha presentato una denuncia. Un operatore: "Dovremmo essere 130 ma siamo meno di 90 con turni da 12 a 15 persone di …

Maltratta la nonna per anni e poi le taglia un dito, arrestato 23enne

Lo aveva accolto in casa sua quando <b>aveva solo 9 anni</b>, non sapendo che quel bambino sarebbe diventato il suo aguzzino. La loro convivenza era stata …

A Search Engine for Programming Language Syntax Is a Pretty Good Idea

Coding very often means Googling.<p>The current search engine for programming language syntax is Google. Knowing how to search for information is a key skill in knowing how to program at all. You can know all of the algorithms and a half-dozen programming languages inside-out, but you will nonetheless …

Think Your School Is Rough? Mine Was Run By ISIS

In June of 2014, a thousand-ish ISIS fighters assaulted and captured Mosul, the second-largest city in Iraq. For the next three years, Mosul's …

CNN’s Jeff Zucker, the Man Who Made Trump

At NBC, Jeff Zucker put Donald Trump on national TV; now he’s at CNN, and Trump seems to have it in for all the “fake news” that he claims Zucker promotes about the Administration. A reporter digs for clues about Steve Bannon’s murky years in Hollywood. A cartoonist and TV writer fulfills his …

Donald Trump

A display of unbelievable ignorance: In a real country with a real president, Trump’s AP interview would destroy him

Our president thinks the Pentagon is a company, terrorism was a recent invention and 9/11 was a ratings coup<p>A new poll revealed that 98 percent of Donald Trump voters said they don’t regret their choice for president. It’s a number that’s simultaneously too difficult to believe and infuriating. By …

Zerocalcare: "L’armadillo è la mia coscienza, che fatica stare con le persone"

Il fumettista, al secolo Michele Rech, dall’adolescenza frequenta il mondo dei centri sociali romani. Ed è grazie a questa rete che nel 2015 va a …

America has never seen a party less caring than 21st-century Republicans

Last week I was taking an Uber (I know, I’m sorry, it was a necessity) across an unfamiliar town when the driver, whom I’ll call Randy, started telling me about this cool dude named Jesus. Randy’s big opener, earlier in the ride, was to gesture at a homeless man panhandling by the side of the road …

Health Care

Kellyanne Conway's microwave comments are too much for Fox News anchor Shep Smith

Fox News anchor Shep Smith has joined in the chorus slamming Kellyanne Conway for her recent suggestion that microwaves could be spying on you.<p>On his …

The US is considering a direct strike against North Korea — here’s how it would go down

Just after North Korea carried out a missile test and a high-profile assassination of Kim Jong Un's half-brother in Malyasia, the Wall Street Journal reported that the US was considering direct military action against the Kim regime.<p>US President Donald Trump has apparently honed in on North Korea …

Jon Stewart Is Back with a Tough Message to the Media That They're Not Gonna Like

He just couldn't stay away, could he?<p>For 16 years Jon Stewart was the king of political satire, especially during the Bush era — when he constantly …

White House In Chaos: The Chilean Foreign Minister Had To Wait In The Hallway For 3 Hours While Reince Priebus And Steve Bannon Argued About Who Gets To Wear Their One Belt

Every new administration is bound to have a few missteps as it adjusts to day-to-day White House operations, but lately it appears as though …

A human rights activist, a secret prison and a tale from Xi Jinping's new China

Some nights Peter Dahlin says he tucks a “big-ass knife” under his bed in case intruders come for him as he dozes; others he cannot sleep at all.<p>“They’ve kidnapped people several times here before,” says the 36-year-old Swedish human rights activist, chain-smoking Marlboro cigarettes as he …

China

China’s plans to lead the global economy are being foiled by… China

America’s traditional stewardship of the global economy is in limbo. As president-elect Donald Trump sees it, the United States’ role in the world isn’t necessarily to lead it. Sure, the US will still engage with other countries—but only in line with Trump’s guiding principle of “America …

Economics

Snowden Is Turning Into a Liability for Putin

The NSA whistle-blower is speaking up about the repressive drift of the country that granted him asylum.<p>Edward Snowden is increasingly unhappy with the situation in Russia, where he has lived for more than three years. President Vladimir Putin once welcomed the National Security Agency contractor …

Surveillance

Ecco il tablet Android totalitarista della Corea del Nord

Ma non provate neanche a installarci le vostre app.<p>Facebook<p>Twitter<p>Joseph Cox<p>dic 28 2016, 11:24am<p>Quando pensiamo alla Corea del Nord, la prima cosa che viene in mente non è di certo un tablet super tecnologico. Eppure, è proprio ciò che hanno raccontato martedì scorso alcuni ricercatori durante il …

Il sito che ti mostra quanti schiavi lavorano per te

Slavery Footprint calcola quanti schiavi nel mondo lavorano per produrre le tue cose, dal pullover alla crema idratante.<p>Facebook<p>Twitter<p>Theresa Locker<p>ott 26 2015, 11:29am<p>Non posseggo un pezzo di terra, né un campo di pomodori. Vivo in un appartamento a Berlino e non mi interessa la schiavitù della …

Il brutto di Apple. Lo svelano gli impiegati, rompendo il muro del silenzio

Apple ha un rigido codice di segretezza cui tutti gli impiegati dovrebbero attenersi. Chiunque lo infrange è licenziato.<p>Non sorprende quindi che gli impiegati non parlino pubblicamente di come sia lavorare in Apple.<p>Fortunatamente, ci sono molti thread Quora scritti da ex e attuali impiegati …

Students in China Were Made to Take Exams Outdoors in Toxic Smog. The Images Are Shocking

Students of a high school in the city of Linzhou, in central Henan province, had to turn up Monday and sit for exams in the open air, reports the …

Conan O’Brien Submits to a Dominatrix, Dances, and Drinks Beer in Berlin

Conan gets disciplined by professional dominatrix Lady Velvet Steel. His nipples may never be the same.

Inside the Cybercrime World of Russia's Hackers

On an all new episode of 'CYBERWAR', we talk to insiders who say Putin is using criminal hackers to do his dirty work.<p>On an all new episode of <i>CYBERWAR</i>, we investigate the big business of Russian cybercrime and talk with hackers who say some get a pass when they work double duty for Putin and his …

Russia

Torture in secret prisons: The dark side of China's anti-corruption crackdown

<b>Hong Kong (CNN) —</b> The gray, concrete building looms over the street in central Beijing.<p>Completely unmarked aside from a street number, its entrance is buttressed by barriers and fencing.<p>Inside lies an organization that strikes terror into the hearts of some of China's most powerful people, and …

China

Ten Questions You've Always Wanted to Ask a Person with Tourette Syndrome

"I've never accidentally stabbed anyone, but I have accidentally burned someone with a cigarette butt."<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE Germany.</i><p>Some people will do whatever they can to attract attention. They'll go on a naked dating show, for example, or stand for an election. But others …

German Bundesliga