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Donald Trump’s Reckless Iran Tweet

Why would the president threaten war over such relatively inconsequential words?<p>On Sunday, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said in a televised speech to a domestic audience that the United States cannot prevent his country from exporting oil, adding that “peace with Iran would be the mother of all …

Donald Trump

3 Tricks Billionaires Use to Make Their Money Work for Them

You don't necessarily need billions of dollars to invest like a billionaire.<p>You don't need a billion-dollar brokerage account to invest like a …

Investing

Ex-White House Stenographer: With No Official Transcript, Trump Can Muddle The Truth

For five years, Beck Dorey-Stein was Barack Obama's "professional stalker," she says. "His creeper."<p>As a former White House stenographer — a job she found on Craigslist of all places — Dorey-Stein was part of a team responsible for going anywhere the president went, recording his every public …

Donald Trump

Paralyzed mice walk again after treatment restores neurons' "Yin and Yang" balance

A spinal cord injury doesn't need to be complete to cause paralysis – even with some nerves left intact, messages from the brain still don't seem to …

Neuroscience

Why I'm switching from Mac to Windows after almost 10 years

This means that customers are forced to spend almost $1000 more for the Touch Bar model just so they can have a CPU that has become standard fare for …

MacBook Pro

The 'Robinhood Index': Like FANG But Better

If you haven't heard of Robinhood, it is a highly simplified brokerage platform that allows for commission free trading. It has a sleek design, is …

Investing

Donald Trump Has A Secret Deal With Vladimir Putin, MSNBC National Security Analyst Claims

Jeremy Bash from MSNBC thinks that Trump has entered into a secret deal with Putin.<p>President Donald Trump went through with the Helsinki summit with …

Donald Trump

In Another Reversal, President Trump Calls Russian Election Meddling a 'Big Hoax'

(WASHINGTON) — Capping a week of drama, back tracking, a double negative and blistering statements from allies about his attitude toward Russian …

Donald Trump

Humans Have Changed Earth's Seasons For The First Time, Study Shows

"This is the kind of stuff you don't want to be right about."<p>Poring over four decades of satellite data, climate scientists have concluded for the …

Climate Change

The mystery of Russia’s missing wealth shows how Putin retains his power

Russia is a nuclear power. But an economic power it is not. Last year, the country’s GDP totaled around $1.6 trillion, less than that of the state of Texas. Nor is its wealth growing: Russia’s GDP in 2017 was smaller than it was in 2013, adjusting for price changes.<p>And yet there’s no question of …

Russia

Kuwaiti Instagram star slams days off for Filipino domestic workers

<b>(CNN)</b> — A Kuwaiti Instagram star has slammed new regulations requiring a weekly day off for Filipino domestic workers in the country, with her …

Social Media

Calling my fellow Republicans: Trump is clearly unfit to remain in office

President Trump’s disgraceful performance in Helsinki, Finland, and in the days since is an indication that he is not fit to remain in office. Trump’s 2016 “America First” platform might be more aptly named “Russia First” after the disaster that occurred last week.<p>Trump’s turn toward Russia is …

Donald Trump

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella's master plan is clearly working, and the company is soaring towards $1 trillion

For the first time ever, Microsoft has topped $100 billion in revenue.<p>When Microsoft reported earnings on Thursday, it was a feast for the bulls, as it showed record-breaking annual revenue of $110.4 billion, a 21% jump in operating income of $35.1 billion, with total net profits of $16.6 …

Satya Nadella

Doctors Worry as Cancer Study Reveals Dark Side of Complementary Medicine

“I understand the very human desire to wonder whether there is a better way.”<p>Presented as an alternative to conventional medical treatment, the …

Cancer

The quantum meltdown of encryption

The world stands at the cusp of one of the greatest breakthroughs in information technology. Huge leaps forward in all fields of computer science, from data analysis to machine learning, will result from this breakthrough. But like all of man’s technological achievements, from the combustion engine …

Blockchain

Go deeper: The Homeland Security secretary's firestorm, explained

Secretary of Homeland Security Kristjen Nielsen faced a mini-firestorm after her interview at the Aspen Security Forum Thursday: Some listeners (and …

Homeland Security

Tempting? Private Jet Flights For Just $280...

I recently had the pleasure of chatting with the delightful Zander Futernick about his private jet venture that promises to change the face of …

Los Angeles

'An insult to women': newly hired ex-Fox exec fuels new turmoil at White House

When the White House announced the hiring of the former Fox News co-president Bill Shine this month, the former anchor Gretchen Carlson offered a caustic response.<p>“This … on the 2 year anniversary eve of filing my harassment lawsuit,” she tweeted. “Life … works in mysterious ways.”<p>Carlson sued the …

Donald Trump

Rand Paul spent his political contributions on lavish Italian vacation with limo service and luxury hotel: report

Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) is a fierce critic of government spending. But the Kentuckian also has a taste for the good life and is not opposed to …

Rand Paul

He is accused of killing someone in a parking spot dispute. Authorities say he was standing his ground.

Britany Jacobs sat parked in the handicap spot, right in the middle of Michael Drejka’s pet peeve.<p>She had just finished up a nursing shift Thursday, and she and her boyfriend, Markeis McGlockton, had a car full of children, all under age 6. So she sent McGlockton and their 5-year-old into a Circle …

Crime

Kirstjen Neilsen is either an ignorant incompetent shill or a subhuman monster, or both

Of course, since Donald Trump has repeatedly made similar claims it simply could be that she doesn’t want to say something — that is quite obviously …

Rights & Freedoms

Watch Buying in 2018: The New Rules for Return on Investment

In a saturated market, buyers are using new criteria to determine what makes a timepiece truly desirable.<p>In recent years, the U.S. watch market has …

Watches

Experts Explain Why Trump's Defenders Refuse to Accept That Their Precious President Is Damaged Goods

Why won’t some people believe what their own senses tell them? Political scientists explainLike many, I watched Trump's behavior at the Helsinki …

Donald Trump

Indicted Russian national Maria Butina allegedly sought to infiltrate the NRA

Maria Butina, a Russian gun activist with ties to the NRA and the religious right, has been charged with being a foreign agent for her alleged role …

U.S. Politics

Is this really who we are?

Covfefe Cologne for .men.<br>(Image by FolsomNatural) Permission Details DMCA<p>- Advertisement -<p>Enough is enough already! What real American would open the …

Donald Trump

Reverend in the Church of Trump Slams Memory of Ronald Reagan to Defend Trump’s Adultery

Reverend in the Church of Trump Slams Memory of Ronald Reagan to Defend Trump’s Adultery<p>July 21, 2018 by Susan Wright<p>It seems that the worse Donald …

Donald Trump

Rob Reiner: President Trump Is a Russian ‘Asset’ and ‘We Are in Dire Trouble’

Rob Reiner doesn’t mince words when describing our national state of affairs: “Never before in our country’s history has the truth been more under …

Donald Trump

"Octonion" Math Could Underpin Physics

In 2014, a graduate student at the University of Waterloo, Canada, named Cohl Furey rented a car and drove six hours south to Pennsylvania State …

Physics

MSNBC's Rachel Maddow Shows Precisely How the Russians Helped Trump Win. Case. F***ing. Closed.

MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow has won multiple Emmy Awards and was twice nominated for the Television Critics Award. Among a strong stable of very good news …

Donald Trump

Tips for Understanding and Using the P/E Ratio for Investments

In the world of investments, the letters P/E stand for Price/Earnings. The price/earnings ratio is a measure of the current share price of a company …

Stock Markets