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Plan to repeal Obama health law shows GOP governors are torn

WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation's governors don't want people in their states to lose health coverage under a repeal of the Obama-era health care law, …

Health Care

The Newest Drink On Starbucks's Secret Menu Might Remind You Of Childhood (Or A Rough Night Out) | Inc.com

<i>Absurdly Driven looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>You have to hear the whispers.<p>You have to go to the corners of the internet where only certain sorts gather.<p>Or you just have to know the right people and hope they'll spill.<p>Quite a few …

Employment

This soft-shelled exosuit might put Iron Man's duds to shame

Exoskeletons of the future look like high-tech workout clothes<p>The word exosuit has become all but synonymous with a hard-shelled suit that imbues its wearer with superhuman abilities—leap tall buildings, lift multi-ton items, and make the paralyzed walk—thanks to some awesome looking robotics. But …

Robotics

86 Books Barack Obama Has Recommended During His Presidency

After an eventful and historic run, Barack Obama’s final term as president comes to a close on January 20. One of the legacies he will leave behind …

Books

Russia prepares to decriminalize some domestic violence

<b>Moscow (CNN) —</b> There's an old Russian expression: "If he beats you it means he loves you."<p>Now, in a chilling reminder of that sentiment, Russian legislators are moving toward decriminalizing some forms of domestic violence. Women's rights groups fear it will reignite a problem that still plagues …

Domestic Violence

Turning 50: How to make the most of midlife

<b>(CNN) —</b> I had always planned on having a dance party for my 50th birthday this year. Think how fun it would be: hire a DJ, invite friends and family and dance the night away like I did in college.<p>But something funny happened as my milestone approached. I found myself in a major funk, and the …

Celebrity Gossip

This NASA Laser Could Save the World

As phytoplankton goes, so goes the planet.<p>An ecosystem of tiny, cold-resistant phytoplankton living beneath the surface of icy waters near the north …

Global Warming

Barack Obama used nuclear 'red phone' to warn Putin about Russian hacking of US election

President Barack Obama used the "red phone" system set up to avert nuclear war to issue a stark warning to Vladimir Putin over Russian hacking of the US election.<p>Mr Obama delivered the message to the Russian president in October stating that further cyber attacks would be considered in the same way …

Russia

Solar cooling systems take heat out of summer’s hottest days

A few Australian businesses are exploiting the searing heat of summer to create purpose-designed solar cooling systems whose benefits extend far beyond electricity savings<p>As Australia settles in for another long hot summer, the demand for air-conditioning is set to surge. In fact, with the World …

Solar Power

The 'Miracle Material' Strikes Again. Graphene Can Turn CO2 Into Liquid Fuel

Effective Electrocatalyst<p>Graphene is quickly becoming a Swiss Army knife of materials when it comes to the ever expanding applications. It can …

Donald Trump Electoral College Milestone Overshadowed By Berlin Truck Slaughter, Russian Ambassador Assassination – Update

<b>UPDATED 2:33 PM:</b> Texas electors secured for Donald Trump the Electoral College win, with all but two votes going his way putting him over the 270 …

Kevin Durant donated $57,000 to make sure homeless Oklahoma kids can go to school

Positive Tomorrows, Oklahoma’s only school for homeless kids, will use the funds to open a new facility.<p>Kevin Durant may have left the Thunder for the Warriors during free agency, but his heart is still in Oklahoma City. And the All-Star forward proved so on Tuesday with a huge charitable donation …

Homelessness

What Are the Odds Trump's Goldman Sachs Billionaires Look Out for the Rest of Us?

Champion of the Working Man Donald Trump is assembling a confusing cabinet.<p>For those just tuning into the Shakespearean tragedy in progress, Donald Trump, champion of the working man, won last month's election by pledging to defend everyday Americans against the swampy elites in Washington and …

CEOs of Tesla, Uber, and Pepsi Join Trump's Business Council

Donald Trump is seeking help from the real-life Iron Man.<p>Elon Musk, who has drawn comparison to the fictional superhero, joined the president-elect’s advisory council on Wednesday, along with Uber CEO Travis Kalanick, and Indra Nooyi, the CEO of Pepsi.<p>Trump’s Strategic and Policy Forum, which …

Donald Trump

Bitcoin doesn’t care what Silicon Valley thinks—it’s trading at a 34-month high

There’s been plenty of news to keep bitcoin down this year, from plunging venture capital investment to rising skepticism about blockchain technology’s viability in the marketplace. Yet the cryptocurrency is trading at its highest levels since its insane bull run of 2013.<p>Today, bitcoin hit $788.49, …

Bitcoin

Scientists are scrambling to save government climate data before Trump is sworn in

The fear the data could disappear is justified<p>Scientists are scrambling to download troves of climate data collected by government agencies that they fear could disappear under a Trump administration, according to <i>Motherboard</i> and <i>The</i> <i>Washington Post</i>. Efforts include saving the data on independent …

Donald Trump

U.S. slated to sell $375 million of emergency reserve oil this winter | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. government is slated to sell $375 million worth of crude oil from the country’s emergency reserve this winter after Congress passed a temporary spending bill on Friday that contained a measure authorizing the sale.<p>A maze of crude oil pipe and equipment is seen with …

Oil

White House says Obama has ordered 'full review' of election hacking – video

Agency reportedly believes individuals acting for Moscow hacked Democrat party emails and gave them to WikiLeaks<p>Published: 10 Dec 2016<p>CIA investigation may have implications for upcoming French and German elections, even raising doubts over integrity of Brexit vote<p>Published: 10 Dec 2016<p>Got a …

The White House

Donald Trump’s open corruption: The president-elect doesn’t care that you know he’s crooked

Donald Trump’s campaign spent nearly $3 million on his own businesses as the election wrapped up<p>Donald Trump ran a corrupt campaign, and he’ll be a corrupt president. It’s one of those things that everyone seems to know and recognize, but still needs to be stated plainly, especially as the …

Post-election, Trump closes companies tied to Saudi Arabia

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump shut down some of his companies in the days after the election, including four that appeared connected …

Donald Trump

Trump Admits His Threat To Lock Up Clinton Was Just For Show

"That plays great before the election. Now, we don’t care, right?”<p>President-elect Donald Trump on Friday acknowledged his threat to imprison Hillary Clinton for using a private email server during her time as secretary of state was simply an appeal to win voters.<p>As Trump spoke at a rally in Grand …

Donald Trump

Donald Trump raises 'conspiracy theory' after CIA concludes Russia intervened in election to help him win

With the CIA concluding that Russia intervened in order to help him win the White House, Donald Trump has claimed that if he lost the election and made similar accusations they would be dismissed as a "conspiracy theory".<p>Calls for a Congressional investigation into Russian hacking during the …

Donald Trump

Leaders of Russia, Iran and Turkey to meet on Syria

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) -- The leaders of Russia, Iran and Turkey are meeting in the Turkish capital for talks on Syria's future.<p>The leaders are expected to reaffirm their commitment to Syria's territorial integrity and the continuation of local cease-fires when they meet Wednesday.<p>The three countries …

Top Marijuana Stocks to Buy in 2017

Risky, speculative, uncertain.<p>All these words apply to investing in marijuana stocks. But if you're looking to buy marijuana stocks in the New Year, <b>GW Pharmaceuticals</b> (NASDAQ: GWPH), <b>Corbus Pharmaceuticals Holdings</b> (NASDAQ: CRBP), and <b>Insys Therapeutics</b> (NASDAQ: INSY) might be your best choices. …

Biotechnology

Walmart’s Black Friday deals: $300 55-inch 4K TV, $370 DJI drone, and so much more

Walmart takes Black Friday seriously. Like, really seriously. This year is no exception, and looking through Walmart’s Black Friday deals right now, …

7 Grown-Up Grilled Cheese Recipes That Make Us Melt

Basking in the full glory of lazy Sunday? We've got lunch covered—and it will only take 20 minutes or less. Every now and again, our Pinterest …

Cooking

The Painkillers That Could End the Opioid Crisis - MIT Technology Review

It happens every time James Zadina publishes a new paper or receives a write-up: the phone in his New Orleans laboratory begins to ring. The e-mails …

Missouri is installing solar power grabbing pavement on Route 66

Part of its ‘Road to Tomorrow Initiative,’ Missouri’s Department of Transportation is teaming with Solar Roadways, an Idaho-based startup (seriously, what’s going on in Idaho?) to cover an undetermined length of Historic Route 66 with road-ready solar panels.<p>“We expect them to be in place, I’m …

These 5 Big Pharma Stocks Are Ridiculously Cheap

It's hard to believe, but over the past year, the pharmaceutical industry has fared worse in the stock market than the energy sector. Some sword-rattling from political candidates sent the<b>SPDR S&P Pharmaceutical ETF</b> crashing to a level it hasn't seen since late 2013.<p>Despite the recent drop, the ETF …

Biotechnology