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Jimmy Kimmel tries to end his feud with Sean Hannity

After several days of trading barbs on TV and social media, Jimmy Kimmel attempted to defuse his feud with Fox News host Sean Hannity on Sunday.<p>It all began with a joke Kimmel made last Monday on his ABC show, "Jimmy Kimmel Live," about first lady Melania Trump's accent. That enraged Hannity, who …

Donald Trump

Jane, Unlimited is a spy thriller, space opera, gothic horror story, and more. It’s great.

<i>Jane, Unlimited</i>, a new YA novel from <i>Graceling</i> author Kristin Cashore, opens with the following: a young orphan girl named Jane who finds herself in reduced circumstances; a discontented heiress; and a giant and mysterious manor house full of secrets.<p>If you’re a fan of gothic great house books, you …

Alabama’s GOP Senate Primary Is a Trump Lovefest After Charlottesville

There are enemies of the president within the Republican Party. They just haven’t found their way to the race to take over Jeff Sessions’ old Senate …

Republicans

I'm a black ex-cop, and this is the real truth about race and policing - Vox

On any given day, in any police department in the nation, 15 percent of officers will do the right thing no matter what is happening. Fifteen percent of officers will abuse their authority at every opportunity. The remaining 70 percent could go either way depending on whom they are working …

Justice

How to Cash In on Cash-Back Credit Cards

Before you throw away any more of the credit card offers landing in your mailbox, take note: You might be overdue for a credit card makeover. Adding …

Personal Finance

Police searching for suspects in shootout at illegal pot grow operation

FREMONT (BCN)<p>An early-morning shootout between would-be burglars and marijuana growers at a home in Fremont today left one man injured and police are searching for suspects.<p>Officers responded to multiple calls from people reporting gunshots in the Irvington neighborhood of Fremont at about 1:40 …

Crime

Is Obama a “p*ssy”? A very important fact-check of a thing that was said on cable news

A Fox News crank used a dirty word to sum up the right’s critique of Obama’s ISIS strategy — was he correct?<p>Col. Ralph Peters, a military analyst for Fox News, caused a bit of a stir yesterday when he reacted to President Obama’s Sunday night speech on terrorism by calling the president a “total …

John McCain Is Worried House Turmoil Will Hurt GOP In 2016

MANCHESTER, N.H. -- With Republicans in turmoil over who will become the next Speaker of the House, Sen. John McCain (Ariz.) voiced his concern on Sunday that the disarray in GOP ranks will carry over into 2016.<p>“I just worry a great deal about the effect it’s going to have on the next election,” …

New Hampshire

“I even knocked teeth out”: NFL star Russell Wilson pens eye-opening essay on violence

The Seattle Seahawks quarterback addresses the league’s domestic violence problem — and his own history<p>Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson has a piece up on The Players' Tribune (which has Derek Jeter as its "founding editor"), and takes on his own experience with violence as a child and …

Reza Aslan takes down Bill Maher’s “facile arguments” on Islam in just 5 minutes

The scholar, famous for his takedown of Fox, recently appeared on CNN to pick apart the comedian’s simplistic logic<p>Comedian Bill Maher recently made some comments about Islamic countries that characterized them as more prone to violence, misogyny and bigotry, and now religious scholar Reza Aslan …

​13 More Of The Most Pointless Action Figures Ever Made

Do action figures have existential crises? Do they wonder about the point of their existence? Probably not; they're inanimate objects. This is for …

Algebra Doesn't Have to Be Scary

Community colleges are trying—often successfully—to make math more accessible to their students.<p>Arica Hawley used to dread math class. She would look at problems and not even know where to begin. When Hawley, 37, went back to Tacoma Community College last fall to finish her associate's degree, she …

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