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Trump escalates feud with California governor, refuses to pay for National Guard deployment

President Trump has threatened to upend a tentative agreement between the state of California and federal officials to mobilize National Guard personnel and send them to the Mexican border, declaring via tweet Thursday that his administration will not pay for the deployment.<p>Gov. Jerry Brown (D) …

National Guard

Trump hires Giuliani, two other attorneys amid mounting legal turmoil over Russia

Former New York mayor Rudolph W. Giuliani and two other former federal prosecutors joined President Trump’s legal team Thursday following weeks of turbulence and struggles to find attorneys who would agree to represent the president in the ongoing federal probe into Russian election …

Comparative efficacy and acceptability of 21 antidepressant drugs for the acute treatment of adults with major depressive disorder: a systematic review and network meta-analysis

Article<p>https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(17)32802-7/abstract<p>The Lancet<p>All antidepressants were more efficacious than …

How to make any Android phone feel as fast as an iPhone

In its early days, Android was a slow and buggy mobile platform. Even the most powerful smartphones that were released each year would experience …

This mineral deficiency might be stopping you from sleeping

Whether it's a deficiency in iron, vitamin D, or calcium, there always seems to be something our bodies are lacking when it comes to functioning like the well-oiled machine it needs to be.<p>Unfortunately, a deficiency in one of the essential vitamins or minerals our bodies crave can throw a whole …

Kodi 18 will have Google Assistant integration

- Personal media streaming app Kodi saw its latest alpha release, codenamed “Leia.” - Kodi apps connected to Android TV systems will have Google …

Top 9 Alkaline Foods That Fight Cancer, Pain, Gout, Diabetes And Heart Disease

Are you trying to go alkaline too?If you are in the midst of the alkaline process, it helps a lot when you know which foods to consume to stay …

Fiber Is Good for You. Now Scientists May Know Why.

A diet of fiber-rich foods, such as fruits and vegetables, reduces the risk of developing diabetes, heart disease and arthritis. Indeed, the evidence for fiber’s benefits extends beyond any particular ailment: Eating more fiber seems to lower people’s mortality rate, whatever the cause.<p>That’s why …

Microbiology

Can 'light nutrition' help us beat the January blues?

<b>During winter when the nights are long and days short, getting up for work in the dark and coming home in the dark can be grim. Some of us succumb to the January blues, leading to increased illness, reduced productivity and a general feeling of melancholy. But can clever lighting improve our sleep</b> …

How To: 7 Tips to Make You Feel Like a Nova Launcher Master

Nova Launcher is one of the most popular apps on the Play Store thanks to its rich features and fluid navigation. But one downside that comes with …

Everything You Need To Know About Painting Kitchen Cabinets

Painting kitchen cabinets is a big job (even if you have a tiny kitchen!), so it makes sense that you'd have a lot of questions about the process. …

20 Healthiest Foods on Earth

Some foods pack more nutritional punch than others, and these 20 offer the most health benefits pound for pound of all food on the planet. They not …

Journey into space: from empty plot to family home

The site of a former office block gives an architect and his family the chance to build their perfect home from scratch<p>Michael Squire points out the jewel-bright lights which glow against the minimalist setting of his south London home. “My daughter Miranda, who’s a graphic designer, chose those.” …

Google is using 46 billion data points to predict the medical outcomes of hospital patients

Some of Google’s top AI researchers are trying to predict your medical outcome as soon as you’re admitted to the hospital.<p>A new research paper, published Jan. 24 with 34 co-authors and not peer-reviewed, claims better accuracy than existing software at predicting outcomes like whether a patient …

Medical Technology

I haven't thought about rooting an Android phone in years — and you shouldn't either

From 2010 through 2012, my HTC Evo 4G, T-Mobile G2 and Galaxy Nexus saw more ROMs flashed on them than I could ever count. I was trying new …

How To: Get the Pixel 2 Launcher with Google Now & the New 'At a Glance' Widget — No Root Needed

Google's Pixel lineup hangs its hat on smooth software and a polished UI. At the core of this experience is the Pixel Launcher, a home screen app …

After 5 years with Samsung and LG, I moved to a Pixel 2 XL and... nothing has changed

Article Contents<p>I still remember when we used to bicker over iPhone vs Symbian, before Android took over the second part of that argument. I also …

Microsoft Windows 10

<b>Pros</b><p>Fast startup. Rich software and device ecosystem. Touch-screen support. Biometric login with Windows Hello. Timeline gets you back to earlier …

Apps

These are the 8 thinnest cases we could find for the Galaxy Note 8

It's a good idea to protect your big ol' Note 8 with an awesome case, but you don't have to give up the slim form factor in the process. These are …

Senate Republicans Will Diverge From House in Sweeping Tax Rewrite

WASHINGTON — Senate Republicans, under pressure to pass a sweeping tax rewrite before year’s end, are expected to unveil legislation on Thursday that would eliminate the ability of people to deduct state and local taxes but would stop short of fully repealing the estate tax, according to lobbyists …

Don’t Take Osteoarthritis Lying Down

I have what may be the most common disease among middle-aged and older adults: osteoarthritis. But unlike many similarly afflicted, I don’t take it lying down. And neither should you.<p>In fact, you and your doctor should be paying more attention to it even before it happens, because if you live long …

How the Sugar Industry Shifted Blame to Fat

The sugar industry paid scientists in the 1960s to play down the link between sugar and heart disease and promote saturated fat as the culprit instead, newly released historical documents show.<p>The internal sugar industry documents, recently discovered by a researcher at the University of …

Preparing Your Home for Sale

When you’ve decided to sell your home, the last thing you want to do is spend money to spruce the place up. After all, whoever buys it is going to replace those outdated kitchen cabinets and grungy bathroom tiles anyway, right?<p>“We’re often asked why any money should be spent freshening,” said …

Home Improvement

Could Ancient Remedies Hold the Answer to the Looming Antibiotics Crisis?

On a warm, clear evening in March, with the sun still hanging above the horizon, Cassandra Quave climbed aboard a jalapeño-green 4-by-4 and started to drive across her father’s ranch in Arcadia, Fla. Surveying the landscape, most people would have seen a homogenous mat of pasture and weeds …

Mao Zedong

Dylan Thomas: Wilderness years in Oxford remembered

<b>During Dylan Thomas's time in Oxford he knuckled down on his masterpiece Under Milk Wood, appeared on the BBC, indulged in plenty of heavy drinking, and was kicked out of his lodgings by a jealous husband. Now a literary tour is shining a spotlight on this relatively little-known period of the</b> …