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There’s Never Been a Native American Congresswoman. That Could Change in 2018.

ALBUQUERQUE — When Deb Haaland was a child, she would rise early on this state’s sun-beaten tribal land, sling a water jar around her waist and climb the mesa overlooking her pueblo.<p>It was as high as she ever thought she would go.<p>Now, she is among a historic number of Native American women running …

Native Americans

Google Wanted to Know What What Makes a Manager Great, so It Conducted a Study. Here Are the Results

Good leaders avoid micromanaging.<p>20 years ago, you probably would've laughed if someone said your life would one day be irrevocably changed by a company called Google. What's a google?<p>But, as you know, Google's become the largest entity in one of the biggest tech companies in the world. And it's …

Employment

50,000 sites infected with cryptocurrency mining malware

The cryptocurrency mining malware epidemic is getting out of hand: nearly 50,000 sites have been surreptitiously infected with crypto-jacking scripts, according to security researcher Troy Mursch from Bad Packets Report.<p>Relying on source-code search engine PublicWWW to scan the web for pages …

A new, huge review of gun research has bad news for the NRA - Vox

The findings, while limited, point in one direction: Gun control can save lives.<p>For decades, the federal government, with the support of the National Rifle Association, has made it very difficult to answer a question at the heart of American public health and safety: Does gun control work?<p>The …

Guns

‘Upskirt’ photos at the Brits show we’re living in a feminist limbo

Holly Willoughby went to the Brit awards. “At the beginning of the night we held white roses and walked down a red carpet full of the hope and pride that comes with the #timesup campaign,” she captioned a post on Instagram. It was a collage featuring photos of herself, Abbey Clancy, Louise Redknapp …

BRIT Awards

‘I went on a walk and returned to find my husband dead’

I have been a widow for 11 weeks. It seems surreal to be writing that sentence and yet it is true. I was there; I know. Richard killed himself at home while I was walking the dog with my daughter, while my son was lying metres away in his bedroom. As a consultant anaesthetist and intensivist (a …

Radiation Therapy

It's not just in the genes: the foods that can help and harm your brain

Our diet has a huge effect on our brain and our mental wellbeing, even protecting against dementia. So, what should be on the menu?<p>As a society, we are used to the idea that we feed our bodies, and that our diet shapes our waistlines. But many of us forget that the same diet also feeds our brains, …

Nutrition

France cautious over U.S. 'evidence' on Iran weaponry in Yemen

PARIS (Reuters) - France reacted cautiously on Friday to U.S. evidence which allegedly proved Iran supplied weapons to Houthi militia in Yemen, saying it was still studying information at its disposal and the United Nations had yet to draw any conclusions.<p>U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki …

North Africa

15 Powerful Women Share the Best Career Advice They've Ever Received

<i>Fortune</i>‘s Most Powerful Women know a thing or two about career success. The 50 businesswomen on the 2017 list have climbed up the ranks of corporates …

General Motors

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How to know when an employee isn’t telling the truth, according to a woman who catches liars for a living

Pamela Meyer, an author and certified fraud examiner, says we are lied to anywhere from 10 to 200 times each day, according to her 2011 TED Talk, …

Body Language

200+ Posters From the Golden Age of Graphic Design Are Now Free to Download

Today, more and more cultural institutions have started to offer free art resources to the public through online archives. From high-quality reproductions of antique photographs to museum-approved art books, these complimentary materials promote and exhibit the endless possibilities of Internet …

Art

Thousands take part in marches across the country calling for Trump impeachment.

Protesters gathered in numerous cities across the United States on Sunday to call for the impeachment of President Trump. One of the largest marches …

Donald Trump

How Fonts Are Fueling the Culture Wars | Backchannel

<b>Typography is undergoing</b> a public renaissance. Typography usually strives to be invisible, but recently it’s become a mark of sophistication for …

With Trump In The White House, MSNBC Is Resisting The Resistance

WASHINGTON ― On Friday, readers of the new morning email put out by Mike Allen awoke to a little nugget of news. “One of your favorites is getting their own MSNBC show,” he teased in the subject line.<p>That new host was none other than Nicolle Wallace, a former spokeswoman for President George W. …

Miley Cyrus

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Meet The Anti-Pot Crusaders Trying To Take Back 4

“Don’t say that it’s about the people with terminal cancer. This is about the 32-year-old white guy that has a headache and some anxiety.”

Does the Quran Forbid Electing Christians? — The Atlantic

Opening story…<p>Click here if the story doesn't open after a few seconds.<p>Learn more about Apple News<p>article<p>A single verse, possibly misinterpreted, …

Hundreds of Vintage Posters Are Now Available to Download and Print 100% Free

Soviet propaganda, old liqueurs, and advertisements for 60s airlines— start your printers!<p>If the posters of today still had the look of those of yesteryear, would they still get tagged and trolled as often? Much work today, it seems, lacks the graphic audacity of yore, opting instead for forms and …

Posters

Passive townhouses in Capitol Hill win national award for green building

The 10-home complex is open, sustainable, and social<p>A Capitol Hill passive townhouse project finished last year has been recognized for creativity, sustainability, and innovation. SolHaus, a 10-home project finished last year by Cascade Built and b9 Architects, won a Green Building Home of the Year …

Apple acquires powerful iOS automation app Workflow, makes it available for free

Apple today acquired popular iOS tool Workflow, which allows users to combine the functionalities of various apps together to automate normally complex processes. According to TechCrunch, Apple finalized the deal today but financial details are not yet available.<p>In a statement, Workflow developer …

Top 10 Major Benefits of HTML 5

What is the most preferred technology framework for front-end development? The advent of the mobile-first era has led more and more developers to …

Smoothly animate thousands of points with HTML5 Canvas and D3

Sometimes in life, you’ve just gotta move thousands of points around on the screen. For hundreds of points, this can be accomplished with D3 through …

Data Visualization

Is Edtech Worsening or Righting Inequities in Education? From the SXSWedu Floor

column | Community<p>Is Edtech Worsening or Righting Inequities in Education? From the SXSWedu Floor<p>By Mary Jo Madda (Columnist)     Mar 9, …

Find Intelligent Technology Solutions™ with Insight

Information technology is changing fast — continuously evolving and molding the world around us. <b>Insight</b> is excited to see the opportunities …

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Obamas Send Out Their Last Christmas Card From The White House

The Obamas have officially sent out their final holiday card from the White House, and it is a gem.<p>The card features a photograph of President Barack Obama, first lady Michelle Obama, and their daughters, Malia, 18, and Sasha, 15. The photo was originally taken at a March state dinner honoring …

Christmas Cards