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Wall Street Journal hits Trump for bumbling the Russia scandal, calls on him to disclose everything

The Wall Street Journal has had it with Trump and suggests he releases everything, from phone calls to taxes<p>The Wall Street Journal’s editorial board, a champion of American conservatism, is fed up with their Republican president. The Journal published a scathing editorial Tuesday criticizing the …

Donald Trump

Father of 4 bids farewell before deportation to Mexico

An Ohio father of four bid an emotional farewell to his family this morning before returning to Mexico.<p>Jesus Lara Lopez, who formerly worked at …

Immigration

That Drug Expiration Date May Be More Myth Than Fact

The box of prescription drugs had been forgotten in a back closet of a retail pharmacy for so long that some of the pills predated the 1969 moon landing. Most were 30 to 40 years past their expiration dates – possibly toxic, probably worthless.<p>But to Lee Cantrell, who helps run the California …

Pharma

House GOP unveils budget plan that attaches major spending cuts to coming tax overhaul bill

House Republicans unveiled a 2018 budget plan Tuesday that would pave the way for ambitious tax reform legislation — but only alongside a package of politically sensitive spending cuts that threaten to derail the tax rewrite before it begins.<p>GOP infighting over spending, health care and other …

U.S. Congress

President Trump calls for lawmakers to 'REPEAL failing ObamaCare now' without replacement plan

Two more Republican senators said Monday they will oppose the current Republican health-care bill — enough to doom its passage, for now.<p>In messages …

ObamaCare

Venezuela's shield-bearing protesters – in pictures

Drawing inspiration from Ukraine’s 2013-14 revolt, young protesters in Venezuela carry Viking-like shields as they battle government security forces during protests against President Nicolás Maduro<p>The latest on Venezuela

Venezuela

Your Next Getaway: Spain's Secret Oasis That Even Locals Don't Know About

The barren, rocky highway twists and turns like a cobra that’s downed a fifth of tequila. This is Nowheresville, Spain, a desert land of sand and …

Travel

Big Pharma Buys Into Crowdsourcing for Drug Discovery

Huntington’s disease is brutal in its simplicity. The disorder, which slowly bulldozes your ability to control your body, starts with just a single …

Biology

US to create independent military cyber command

WASHINGTON (AP) — After months of delay, the Trump administration is finalizing plans to revamp the nation's military command for defensive and offensive cyber operations in hopes of intensifying America's ability to wage cyberwar against the Islamic State group and other foes, according to U.S. …

War

These 3 Numbers Suggest Oil Might Be Due for an Unexpectedly Big Bounce -- The Motley Fool

Sinking oil inventories, accelerated demand growth, and slowing shale supply growth could all lead to higher oil prices in the coming …

Oil

Union to tell FTC Amazon Whole Foods purchase threatens closures, consumer choice

Marc Perrone, president of the United Food and Commercial Workers International Union, sees Amazon the way some Rust Belt workers see global trade - as a threat to American jobs.<p>So on Monday, Perrone plans to file a complaint to the Federal Trade Commission, arguing that letting Amazon buy Whole …

Whole Foods

Fake sugars linked to obesity, heart disease

Print<p>Sugar has been demonized as the “new tobacco,” even the new heroin. But what about those pretty-coloured packets of fake sugars?<p>According to a …

Sugar

Blue Apron hits all-time low as Amazon suggests it will get into the meal-kit business

Blue Apron shares dropped sharply on Monday morning, accelerating their downward slide amid fresh signs of competition from Amazon.<p>Amazon has …

Blue Apron

As companies relocate to big cities, suburban towns are left scrambling

OAK BROOK, Ill. — Visitors to the McDonald’s wooded corporate campus enter on a driveway named for the late chief executive Ray Kroc, then turn onto Ronald Lane before reaching Hamburger University, where more than 80,000 people have been trained as fast-food managers.<p>Surrounded by quiet …

Cities

Travel + Leisure readers love this Mexican city more than any other

Every year, Travel + Leisure readers get a chance to weigh in on what they think are the best cities in the world. For 2017, they selected San Miguel de Allende in Mexico, which the magazine describes as a “Colonial treasure.”<p>And then there’s this tip: “For one of the best views of the city, make a …

Mexico

Why Portugal Should Be Your Next Travel Spot

For Americans enchanted by the idea of a European getaway, Iceland and the U.K. have long dominated as de facto “gateways” to the continent: the …

European Travel

BlackRock Earnings Rise 9 Percent, Buoyed by Passive Funds

BlackRock, the world’s largest asset management firm, said on Monday that second-quarter earnings had risen 9 percent as investors continued to pour money into the company’s expanding fleet of exchange traded funds.<p>The company, which oversees $5.7 trillion in assets, received $94 billion in net …

Investing

PayPal to become a payment option in Samsung Pay, including in-app, online and in-store

Samsung users will be able to choose PayPal as their preferred method of payment in-app, online and in retail stores through the Samsung Pay mobile payments platform, the companies announced today. The strategic partnership will initially be available to Samsung Pay users in the United States …

Banking

In Unofficial Vote, Venezuelans Overwhelmingly Reject Constitutional Rewrite

Just two weeks before an election to decide the delegates who will rewrite Venezuela's national constitution, opposition activists held a symbolic vote of their own on Sunday. In the nonbinding referendum, roughly 98 percent of voters rejected President Nicolas Maduro's plan to replace the …

Venezuela

Trump’s Standing Takes a Hit, Even in Places He Won in 2016

<i>First Read is your briefing from Meet the Press and the NBC Political Unit on the day's most important political stories and why they matter.</i><p>Trump’s standing takes a hit, even in places he won in ’16<p>There are two ways to view our new NBC/WSJ “Trump Counties” poll — measuring the counties that …

Donald Trump

Americans Tell Trump: Please Stop Tweeting

Twitter may be one of President Donald Trump's favorite methods of communication, but many Americans seem to wish he would change his behavior on the …

Donald Trump

Poll: 70 percent say Trump acts unpresidential

President Donald Trump’s behavior as commander-in-chief has unnerved respondents to a Washington Post/ABC News poll, 70 percent of which said he has acted in an unpresidential manner since assuming office last January.<p>Trump’s overall approval rating in the poll, portions of which were first …

Elections

Support for Trump at 50% in counties he won

<b>(CNN) —</b> While President Donald Trump's approval rating continues to lag, many of his supporters in the Republican base remain by his side.<p>In the counties Trump won in November 2016, 50% of adults approve of his job performance, according to a Wall Street Journal/NBC News poll released Sunday. Less …

Elections

Iran's Revolutionary Guards warn U.S. against terrorist designation, new sanctions

BEIRUT (Reuters) - A senior commander in Iran's Revolutionary Guards warned the United States on Monday that if it designated the group a terrorist organization and applied new sanctions its action could be perilous for U.S. forces in the region.<p>U.S. officials said earlier this year that President …

Iran

Brazil planning to open up 860,000 acres of the Amazon to logging, mining and farming

The Brazilian environment ministry is proposing the release of 860,000 acres in the National Forest of Jamanxim for agricultural use, mining and …

Environment

US finalizing plans to revamp cyber command

WASHINGTON (AP) — After months of delay, the Trump administration is finalizing plans to revamp the nation's military command for defensive and offensive cyber operations in hopes of intensifying America's ability to wage cyber war against the Islamic State group and other foes, according to U.S. …

War

2017 July 15 - Close up of the Great Red Spot

<b>Close-up of The Great Red Spot</b> <b><br>Image Credit:</b> NASA, Juno, SwRI, MSSS, Gerald Eichstadt, Sean Doran<p><b>Explanation:</b> On July 11, the Juno spacecraft once …

Astronomy

Physicists send supersonic shock waves rippling through a lab

Scientists have managed to create powerful supersonic shock waves – comparable to those generated in space – under laboratory conditions.<p>Shock waves …

Physics

Conditional release for jailed Utah man sought by Venezuelan prosecutor

CARACAS, Venezuela – A Utah man detained for more than a year on weapons charges in Venezuela might get released from jail.<p>The country’s chief prosecutor requested on Friday the conditional release of Joshua Holt and his wife Thamara Candelo, citing repeated delays by the court overseeing the case. …

Venezuela