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Most of Puerto Rico still without power

<b>(CNN) —</b> With most of Puerto Rico in the dark Wednesday night, Gov. Ricardo Rossello said in a tweet that he has suggested Puerto Rico's Electric Power Authority cancel its contract with a subcontractor that caused an island-wide power outage.<p>An excavator operated by D. Grimm, a subcontractor for …

Caribbean

‘Trustjacking’ is the dangerous new iPhone hack you’ve never heard of

You might want to think twice before plugging your iPhone into a friends laptop for a quick charge.<p>Security researchers have discovered an all-new type of iOS hack called “trustjacking” that uses one of a little-known WiFi feature to access a device’s data, even when the targeted device isn’t in …

Wi-Fi

Apple is poised to take another swing at news subscriptions and this time it might work

Raise your hand if you remember The Daily. Back when the iPad still had a 30-pin connection port, Apple teamed up with News Corp. to bring a new type …

News Corp

Germany's Merkel condemns attack on 2 Jewish men in Berlin

BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday sharply condemned a street assault in Berlin on two young men wearing Jewish skullcaps that has stoked the debate about anti-Semitism in the country.<p>A video of the attack Tuesday showing one of the victims being whipped with a belt quickly …

Israel

The Senate just voted to kill a policy warning auto lenders about discrimination against minority borrowers

The Senate on Wednesday voted to kill a five-year-old Obama administration policy warning auto lenders not to discriminate against minority borrowers.<p>The legislation, which passed 51 to 47 largely along party lines, is the latest Republican rebuke of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s …

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

Possibility of first-ever strike divides Arizona teachers

PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) — The question of whether Arizona teachers should walk off the job to call for increased school funding has both mobilized and stratified tens of thousands of educators, with some saying it's time for an unprecedented strike aimed at improving the system and others skeptical …

Education

HHS secretary readmitted to hospital for further treatment of diverticulitis

Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar was readmitted to an Indiana hospital Tuesday evening for further treatment and observation of a case of diverticulitis, according to department officials.<p>The readmission came about 48 hours after Azar was admitted overnight to St. Vincent’s Hospital in …

Medicine

Barbara Bush funeral planned for Saturday at Houston church

HOUSTON (Reuters) - A private funeral for former U.S. first lady Barbara Bush, the only American woman to see her husband and son both sworn in as president, will be held on Saturday at a Houston church where her family has been members since the 1950s, officials said.<p>Bush, the wife of the 41st …

Donald Trump

Tennessee Strips $250,000 From Memphis As Payback For Removing Confederate Statues

The city of Memphis could lose a quarter-million dollars as punishment for removing statues of Confederate Gen. Nathan Bedford Forrest and Confederate President Jefferson Davis last year.<p>The Tennessee House of Representatives voted Tuesday to strip the money from next year's state budget. The sum …

Rights & Freedoms

Southwest Airlines engine failure: Investigators are looking at engine wear and tear

The investigation into a deadly engine failure on a Southwest jet is focusing on whether wear and tear caused a fan blade to snap off, triggering a catastrophic chain of events that killed a passenger and broke a string of eight years without a fatal accident involving a U.S. airliner.<p>From …

Airplanes

Castro nears retirement as Cuban president, lawmakers vote on successor

HAVANA (Reuters) - Cuba's Raul Castro was just hours away from retiring as president on Wednesday, with his vice president Miguel Diaz-Canel set to replace him in a shift that will usher in the island's first non-Castro leader since the 1959 revolution.<p>Castro, 86, was due to step down on Thursday …

Cuba

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As most of you know, salmon is packed full of fantastic omega-3 fatty acids. Omega-3 fatty acids are an important part of our body and overall …

Seafood

Thai Spiced Chicken Patties

I wanted some chicken burgers this week, so hubby brought home a big pack of chicken breasts from Sams. My mom has loaned me her Ninja. I broke mine …

7 Ways to Eat a Low-Carb Keto Dinner

If you're following a ketogenic diet, dinner is where you can really have the most fun. Even though fat is the leading macronutrient in the diet, …

Cooking

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23 Quick Keto Dinners So You Can Make a Low-Carb Meal in 30 Minutes or Less

After years—no, decades—of being rejected by health circles, fat has finally made its way off the banned foods list. And nowhere is its moment of …

Cooking

7 Low-Carb Breakfast Ideas That Make Grain-Free Mornings Doable

For those following a keto, Paleo, or gluten-free lifestyle, cutting back on carbs in favor of more protein, veggies, and fats is nothing new. But …

Breakfast

The Ultimate Greek Salad Recipe

Just like a Caprese salad, a good Greek salad must be made only at the height of summer, when tomatoes are at their peak. To those tomatoes are added crisp and refreshing cucumbers, briny black olives, and just a bit of onion, here quickly pickled to tame its pungency and add pops of acidity to …

Ch-Ch-Ch-Chia! 10 Benefits Of Adding Chia To Your Diet

When you hear the word chia your mind probably goes to those commercials with the fuzzy green novelty items that would grow a full coat within one to …

I Tried the Pioneer Woman's Best Tomato Soup Ever Recipe and I'll Never Do Store-Bought Again

One of my ultimate cozy dinner indulgences is definitely a bowl of piping-hot tomato soup accompanied by a grilled cheese. Depending on how ambitious I felt, I used to satisfy my cravings by whipping up a delicious but slightly labor-intensive Ina Garten recipe (which requires chopping four pounds …

Easy Baked Broccoli Tots

Step aside, tater tots. There's a new family favorite in town and it'll have you skipping the spuds in favor of a more figure-friendly alternative. …

Cooking

Healthy Egg & Veggie Breakfast Muffin Recipe

Preheat oven to 350 Degrees Fahrenheit and grease muffin cups with olive oil<p>Beat eggs in large mixing bowl with wire whisk<p>Heat 2 teaspoons of olive …

Sunrise in Winter Wonderland

Beaches And Shorelines Assignment Winner Luiz Carlos Junior

Photo By Luiz Carlos JuniorCongratulations to Luiz Carlos Junior for winning the recent Beaches And Shorelines Assignment with the image, "Spring at …

Nature Photography

Wildlife photography tours: Why not take a walk on the wild side?

<b>Amateur Photographer runs through some of the options for wildlife photography holidays *Promoted*</b><p>Wildlife photography tours have never been so …

Three Variations on Long Exposure Landscape Photos

There's probably no other genre in which long exposures are so heavily used than landscape photography. The convenience of mostly static subjects …

Botany Bay Sunset

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