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Trump's elephant trophy reversal comes as a surprise to administration employees, interest groups

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump's move late Friday night to postpone a decision to allow the import of elephant hunting trophies from two African countries came as a surprise not only to interest groups, but also the US Fish and Wildlife Service employees who oversaw the proposed change …

Donald Trump

50 Cent to Receive $14.5 Million in Legal Malpractice Suit

50 Cent was awarded $14.5 million stemming from a malpractice suit the rapper filed against a law firm that represented him in a headphones …

50 Cent

Best 7 online privacy tools 2016 – VPNs, anonymous search, and browser secrecy

It’s one of the Internet’s oft-mentioned ‘creepy’ moments. A user is served a banner ad in their browser promoting products on a site they visited …

Privacy

8 Finance Questions to Ask When Considering a Job Offer | The Art of Manliness

You’ve rocked the job interview and landed an offer. Way to go! Now comes the part that many dread: talking about the pay and benefits package with …

How to Track a Human | The Art of Manliness

It’s a common trope in classic Westerns. A posse is rounded up to find some bad guys who’ve headed out into the desert to hide. To help track them …

7 Brutal Life Lessons Everyone Has to Learn Multiple Times

How many times does it take, really?<p>How many times does it take to learn the same lesson?<p>Life is not a checklist. It is a practice. The thing with knowledge is that it can decay if left ignored--and that goes for anything. Just because you did it once does not mean it won't happen again. Or just …

Need a tamper-proof, encrypted PC? The portable, open-source ORWL could be what you’re looking for – Privacy and Security News

There are a number of choices available if you need a small, powerful, yet affordable mini desktop PC, from the $500 Mac Mini, to the cheaper Google …

People Show Us The Outfits They Wear to Get Laid

Call it a freakum dress or a hook-up outfit—everyone has go-to clothes they wear when they want to get laid. Some are just weirder than others.<p>What do you wear when you want to get laid? It's a more complicated question than it seems. For women and men, the line between an outfit that artfully …

Clothing

Neoliberalism has had its day. So what happens next? | Martin Jacques

In the early 1980s the author was one of the first to herald the emerging dominance of neoliberalism in the west. Here he argues that this doctrine is now faltering. But what happens next?<p>The western financial crisis of 2007-8 was the worst since 1931, yet its immediate repercussions were …

Economics

Royal palace discovered in area believed to be birthplace of King Arthur

A royal palace has been discovered in the area reputed to be the birthplace of King Arthur.<p>The palace discovered at Tintagel in Cornwall is believed to date from the sixth century - around the time that the legendary king may have lived.<p>They believe the one-metre thick walls being unearthed are …

The real story of Nigeria 2

Justin Timberlake Dragged Over BET Awards Tweet: ‘Stop Appropriating Our Music and Culture’

The ‘SexyBack’ singer complimented Jesse Williams’ poignant Black Lives Matter speech at the BET Awards. Then Black Twitter went after him.<p>It began …

Michael Jackson Revealed How Much He Hated Prince In Never-Before-Heard ‘Moonwalker’ Recordings

It’s no secret that Michael Jackson and Prince didn’t exactly like each other. Prince was more forthcoming about the fact that he viewed Jackson as a rival, but newly unearthed audiotapes from when Jackson was working on his autobiography <i>Moonwalker</i> show that the King of Pop had no love for The …

Researchers Make Malware That Steals Data by Spinning Your Computer's Fans

A new paper shows how data can be extracted from computers without an internet connection or audio hardware.<p>A team of researchers claim they've developed malware that can extract data from an isolated computer with no internet connection, camera or audio hardware—all by using sounds generated by …

26 Extremely Dope Overlooked Albums of 2016 (So Far)

There's more to life than Kanye West, or Drake, or even—hear us out—Beyoncé. This has been a year of great music, and some extremely dope albums have slipped under the radar.<p>This has been a year full of music and, more specifically, full of great music. Even more specifically, 2016 has been a year …

Even in the Wild West, there were rules about carrying concealed weapons

California's concealed gun carry law — which imposes a series of restrictions on the ability of civilians to carry concealed weapons — was upheld in federal court on June 9, a decision that won predictable plaudits from gun safety advocates and scorn from 2nd Amendment absolutists.<p>The 9th Circuit …

Guns

How to Completely Delete Yourself From the Internet

Last week, Radiohead — one of the biggest bands on the planet — “disappeared” from the internet.<p>Only, they didn’t really… Their albums were still …

Internet

Microsoft and Google’s new pact could signal the beginning of the end for personal privacy

The recent peace pact between Google and Microsoft, first reported in the Wall Street Journal on April 23 and then with a bit more flare in The Guardian on May 2, might someday be seen as a turning point in modern human history. Over the past decade, Microsoft has been the largest and most …

A court is about to make one of the most important decisions in the history of the Internet

By Brian Fung<p>, Reporter<p>If you thought the battle over net neutrality ended when the Federal Communications Commission slapped a series of unprecedented rules on Internet providers last year, think again.<p>For months, the tech and telecom industries have been waiting for a court decision on net …

Net Neutrality

Podcast: How to Find a Career You Love | The Art of Manliness

Have you ever met someone who has a job that seems like something they were born to do? Not only do their skills match up with their job, but they …

What the FBI actually learned from spying on Martin Luther King, Jr.

On Friday, Georgetown University's law school hosted 'The Color of Surveillance,' a conference about government monitoring of black Americans. Two of …

Russian defense minister’s plane followed by NATO jets over Baltic Sea

Heading towards Kaliningrad over the neutral waters in the Baltic Sea, Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu’s plane got shadowed by a bunch of NATO …

Pressure mounts on David Cameron to give evidence to Libya select committee

Foreign affairs committee is conducting inquiry into UK planning for Libya in the wake of Gaddafi’s downfall<p>The political pressure on David Cameron to explain Britain’s role in a potential “stabilisation force” in Libya has increased as he was pressed to give evidence to the foreign affairs select …

Is Kyng the World's First Young Thug Tribute Act?

The rapper has said he will release a mixtape called 'Slime Season 3' before Young Thug releases his mixtape of the same name. Interestingly, they sound the same.<p>It's hard to deny that Young Thug is some sort of aural maverick. Since materialising from the depths of America's southern state several …

Obama Says Google, Facebook, Microsoft, And Visa Will Provide Extra Layer Of Security To Americans

President Barak Obama recently said “With the help of companies like Google, Facebook, Microsoft, and Visa, we’re going to empower Americans to be able to help themselves and make sure that they are safe online with an extra layer of security, like a fingerprint or a code sent to your …

Facebook paid $15,000 to close a bug that could unlock any user's account

Last month, a security researcher named Anand Prakash stumbled on a major flaw in Facebook's account security. When an account is reset, Facebook sends a 6-digit PIN to the user's phone, using that PIN as a temporary password while the account is reset. But while Facebook normally cuts you off …

Cyber Security Trends To Watch: 2016

LONDON—One year ago, Control Risks highlighted two prominent cyber trends and made four predictions for 2015. While none of those predictions appear particularly revelatory in hindsight, they have all proven correct and, along with the trends discussed then, are likely to continue through the year …

At Supreme Court, Debate Over Phone Privacy Has A Long History

Underlying the debate over Apple's refusal to help the FBI unlock the iPhone of San Bernardino shooter Syed Rizwan Farook is the idea that cellphones hold the most intimate details of our daily lives. That wasn't always so obvious. As the role of technology changes, so have our attitudes, and one …

Advice for entrepreneurs looking to patent an idea

<b>Q: I have a new idea for a product or technology. Should I consider patenting my idea? If so, what is the first step?</b><p>A: Absolutely consider it.<p>"You should absolutely consider patenting your idea, and with a brief consultation with a lawyer, you can ascertain whether it makes sense to proceed. A …

Never Complain; Never Explain | The Art of Manliness

<i>Never complain; never explain.</i><p>This pithy little maxim was first coined by the British politician and prime minister Benjamin Disraeli, and adopted as …