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Are you ready? This is all the data Facebook and Google have on you | Dylan Curran

The harvesting of our personal details goes far beyond what many of us could imagine. So I braced myself and had a look<p>Want to freak yourself out? I’m going to show just how much of your information the likes of Facebook and Google store about you without you even realising it.<p>Related: Why have we …

Privacy

BOOM!! Democratic FISA MEMO RELEASED!!! Here it is in FULL!! [Updated]

The Democratic memo meant to argue against the claims of the Republican FISA memo has finally been DROPPED!!! Here’s the memo in full: SO let’s …

First phase of Trump border wall gets $18 billion price tag, in new request to lawmakers

The Trump administration has told lawmakers that it wants $18 billion over the next decade for the initial phase of a Mexico border wall, laying out for the first time a detailed financial blueprint for the president's signature campaign promise.<p>The money would pay for 316 miles of new fencing and …

Immigration

Sausage, Egg and Biscuits Casserole Recipe | MyRecipes

Sausage, Egg, and Biscuits Casserole<p>How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Cut biscuits into six pieces and place in a lightly greased 8x8 pan.<p>Step 2<p>Brown sausage on …

Schiff: Sessions' explanations on Russia meetings 'not credible'

Rep. Adam Schiff said Friday morning that Attorney General Jeff Sessions' explanations of why he didn’t disclose two meetings with the Russian ambassador to the Senate are “not credible.”<p>“You don't, I think, treat a visit in your office by the Russian ambassador as something casual, something not …

How Behavioral Economics Can Help You Retire Rich

In Dan Ariely’s world, small changes can have a very big impact.<p>The behavioral economics expert and professor at Duke University’s Fuqua School of …

Illegal immigrant defended in Phoenix protests is deported to Mexico

The Arizona woman who was arrested Wednesday during a routine<br>check-in with immigration officials has been deported to Mexico, the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) said in a statement.<p><b>PROTESTS ERUPT OUTSIDE PHOENIX ICE OFFICE AFTER ARREST OF ILLEGAL IMMIGRANT</b><p>The agency said Guadalupe …

Marine vet speaks out about viral video supporting Trump travel ban

A Marine Corps veteran and contractor told Fox News on Friday he couldn't believe that his video from Iraq supporting President Trump's travel restrictions went viral -- more than 44 million views and counting.<p>Lance Corporal Steven Gern, 42, who worked as a contractor in Iraq starting in 2005, …

AP Explains: Trump's options for restoring travel ban

President Donald Trump has promised more legal action after a federal appeals court refused to reinstate his ban on travelers from seven predominantly Muslim nations. Trump tweeted "SEE YOU IN COURT" after the decision came out Thursday, but what he has in mind remains to be seen.<p>Trump said Friday …

Mexican woman in Texas sentenced to 8 years in prison for voter fraud

A Mexican citizen living in Texas was sentenced this week to eight years in prison for voting illegally in elections in 2012 and 2014.<p>Rosa Maria Ortega, 37, was found guilty Wednesday on two counts of illegal voting after she falsely claimed to be a United States citizen and voted at least five …

Trump White House wrestles with a crush of crises

Less than a month into his tenure, Donald Trump's White House is beset by a crush of crises.<p>Divisions, dysfunction and high-profile exits have left the young administration nearly paralyzed and allies wondering how it will reboot. The bold policy moves that marked Trump's first days in office have …

ObamaCare in 'death spiral,' Aetna CEO says

The leader of one of the U.S.’s largest health insurance agencies—who has been saying for months that ObamaCare is on the ropes-- said Wednesday that statistics indicate that the law has now entered a “death spiral.”<p>Aetna’s CEO Mark Bertolini told The Wall Street Journal that the health law’s …

Donald Trump Responds to Reports of Discriminatory Violence: ‘Stop It’

Donald Trump responded to post-election reports of racist, xenophobic and homophobic violence and harassment in a <i>60 Minutes</i> interview Sunday. “I …

Donald Trump

Donald Trump's Conflicts Of Interest Are A Swamp Unto Themselves

He owes China hundreds of millions of dollars, for one thing.<p>WASHINGTON ― With business holdings that span the globe, President-elect Donald Trump will take office next year with unprecedented conflicts of interest, both real and perceived. Thus far, he has done almost nothing to address this issue.<p>…

Donald Trump Reveals Controversial Cabinet Members, and 4 Other Stories to Know Nov. 14

• Despite promoting a campaign based on ridding Washington of political insiders, Donald Trump's cabinet is already shaping up to be stacked with longtime DC players. On Sunday, Trump announced that RNC Chairman Reince Priebus would be his chief of staff. But perhaps more shocking was Trump's …

Opinion: Wall Street is the biggest winner from Donald Trump’s election

The early returns are in from the three full days of stock trading since Donald Trump clinched victory in the Electoral College, and Wall Street …

Donald Trump

Bernie Sanders: Trump ‘Touched a Nerve,’ FBI Involvement ‘Unacceptable’

Bernie Sanders appeared on “The View” Monday to discuss the outcome of the presidential election and Donald Trump’s victory.<p>The Vermont senator, who …

Donald Trump

How Donald Trump May Impact The FDA

The election of a new President always sparks discussions around the new policies that the new leader will pursue. Never has such speculation been more rampant than now with the ascendency of President-Elect Donald Trump. This has been especially true in healthcare, where Mr. Trump, who has long …

Over 200 Incidents Of Harassment Since Donald Trump Was Elected President

Donald Trump's victory has brought more hate and prejudice out of the woodwork than even the aftermath of 9/11.<p>Apparently you can’t make America …

Donald Trump

Donald Trump Reveals Plans For Gay Marriage, Abortion, And Prosecuting Hillary Clinton In ’60 Minutes’ Interview

How is this really happening?<p>Now that the reality of a President Donald Trump has started to sink in, many of us are left wondering if he’ll stick to the same inflammatory that defined his campaign, or if all the horrible things he said and did over the past year were merely posturing and rhetoric …

Donald Trump

Donald Trump and Russian President Putin hold phone call, Kremlin says

In their first call since the US election, Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin have said they will cooperate in tackling terrorism and extremism. Both …

Donald Trump

Don’t act so shocked at Trump’s plans to deport 3 million illegal immigrants – Obama has deported 2.5 million

Donald Trump has announced his plans to put the “bad hombres” of America back where they belong: somewhere vaguely south of Texas.<p>Speaking to BCS’s <i>60</i> …

When Trump says he wants to deport criminals, he means something starkly different than Obama

President-elect Donald Trump's advisors are drafting plans to resume workplace raids and to ramp up pressure on local police and jails to identify immigrants in the country illegally in an effort to meet Trump's goal to deport 2 million to 3 million migrants who he says are criminals.<p>That could put …

Under Trump, Israel can 'reset' Middle East, right-wing leader says

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Donald Trump’s election as the next U.S. president presents Israel with a unique opportunity to recast its Middle East policies, a far-right Israeli cabinet member and staunch opponent of Palestinian statehood, said on Monday.<p>People walk past signs bearing the name of U.S. …

Israel

The Worst Wing: Meet Trump's Potential Cabinet

Trump's cabinet administration will likely include finance and oil executives, at least a couple famous cheaters, and a lot of white men.<p>Donald Trump, the president-elect of the United States, made a lot of noise about how he would arrive in Washington, DC, and "drain the swamp," putting an end to …

Donald Trump Reaffirms His Stance on Abortion During ’60 Minutes’: ‘The Judges Will Be Pro-Life’

President-elect <b>Donald Trump</b> talked about how he wants to appoint pro-life justices and allow abortion laws to be decided at the state level in his …

Donald Trump

Snowden warns of increase in U.S. domestic spying after Trump victory

BUENOS AIRES (Reuters) - Donald Trump's election as U.S. president raises concern that Washington may increase the intrusiveness of domestic intelligence gathering, former U.S. spy agency contractor Edward Snowden said on Monday, warning that democratic checks and balances were losing ground to …

Here's Where Donald Trump Stands on Abortion, Gay Marriage, and More Vital Issues

Keep this handy.<p>Sunday night, Donald Trump gave his first official interview since becoming president-elect of the United States. As he said across from Lesley Stahl, it seemed he had cooled his boiling blood, enjoyed a somber moment of reflection, and realized he might actually have to make a few …

Yes, Trump will have broad power to crack down on immigration

So how big will Donald Trump's wall really be?<p>The wall along the southwest border with Mexico was one of the president-elect's signature campaign promises, as he railed against illegal immigration and vowed to seal the borders against criminals, terrorists and millions of people trying to enter the …