Jennifer Smith

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How to Convert YouTube Videos to MP3 Files

Want to pull your favorite YouTube videos right off the platform and onto your computer? Here's how to convert certain music videos on YouTube to …

YouTube Music

Trump is taking US down the path to tyranny

<b>(CNN) —</b> The United States was born in a revolt against the tyranny of King George III. The Constitution was designed to prevent tyranny through a system of checks and balances, but in President Trump's America, those safeguards are failing.<p>Donald Trump holds the grandiose belief that only he should …

National Security

Dan Rather had the perfect response to Trump's complaint about 'a lack of civility.'

At 86, Dan Rather has been around long enough to have serious perspective.<p>The former CBS evening news anchor has found a second life as a forceful …

Brace Yourself: Here's the Exact Full-Body Workout I Did With the Kettlebell King

If you know me at all, you know I'm a little obsessed with the kettlebell. I was lucky enough to learn from some of the best teachers out there, including Eric Leija, senior kettlebell coach at Onnit who's also known as primal.swoledier on Instagram. He's affectionately called the Kettlebell King. …

6 Types of Knots Every Outdoorsman Should Know

Whether you’re tying your tent’s rainfly down in a nasty storm, lashing your kayak to a well-used roof rack, or making some on-the-trail gear …

Data shows you didn’t #DeleteFacebook, so make sure to change these settings

Facebook is designed for sharing, whether that’s you posting photos of your lunch, or Facebook sharing targeting data with advertisers and behavioral data with app developers.<p>Most of this data sharing is integral to the core Facebook experience, but there are a few aspects of Facebook’s sharing …

12 of Britain's best long distance footpaths

<b>In the UK it is generally accepted that to be classed as a long distance footpath a way has to be over 20 miles. Each part of the country has</b> …

21 of the Best Horror Books by Women

Alma Katsu’s standalone historical horror novel is a treasure. Drawing on werewolf tales, Wendigo folklore, and more, Katsu manages to create a sense …

Ex-CIA Boss Brennan Rattled About National Security After Trump's Alec Baldwin Tweet

After Putin's boast about nuclear missiles, the former director said he was chilled by Trump's priorities: "This is surreal."<p>Former CIA Director John Brennan expressed “deep worry and concern” Friday about leadership and the nation’s safety in the wake of Donald Trump’s ugly Twitter attack against …

The American Revolution: A Free Course from Yale University

When you have a little time, you can drop in on a free course that revisits a seminal moment in U.S. history--the American Revolution. Taught by Yale …

Why Incompetent People Think They’re Amazing: An Animated Lesson from David Dunning (of the Famous “Dunning-Kruger Effect”)

The business world has long had special jargon for the Kafkaesque incompetence bedeviling the ranks of upper management. There is “the Peter …

Psychology

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20 Reasons Why You Should Use Epsom Salt In the Garden

My dear German friends live in a picturesque little town of Waldenbuch near Stuttgart. And it was them who taught me some valuable lessons about …

How To Build A Secret Magnetic Safe Out Of LEGO Bricks

A safe needn't be extremely sturdy, heavy or locked up tight to serve its purpose, it just needs to keep your valuables safe-ly tucked away and …

4 of the Best Fall Hikes in Oregon with Backcountry Gear

Each fall in the Pacific Northwest, rivers welcome back the salmon runs and the first rains of the season fill the streams and waterfalls. And while …

Hiking

A Master List of 1,300 Free Courses From Top Universities: 45,000 Hours of Audio/Video Lectures

For the past 11 years, we've been busy rummaging around the internet and adding courses to an ever-growing list of <b>Free Online Courses</b>, which now …

I Live In A Mountain Town And So Should You

With a real smile on my face for the first time in a week or more, I hopped onto the California Zephyr at Chicago’s Union Station after my …

5 Steps You Should Take To Protect Yourself After Massive Equifax Hack

On Thursday, Equifax announced that from mid-May through July 2017, criminals exploited a U.S. website application vulnerability to gain access to certain files. Specifically, this hack may potentially impact 143 million U.S. consumers. The information accessed includes names, Social Security …

Identity Theft

The Best Primer for Painting Kitchen Cabinets

Painting your kitchen cabinets is easy — it's all the prep that goes into it that's hard. Removing the doors (and getting everything labeled so you …

Home Improvement

Hydrogen vs atomic bomb: What's the difference?

North Korea has claimed significant advances in testing a thermonuclear bomb. But how is it different to an atomic bomb? DW takes a look at the …

How Much Will It Cost to Paint Kitchen Cabinets

To DIY or not to DIY? That is the question. That is almost always the question. You can certainly paint your kitchen cabinets yourself. As long as …

Home Improvement

Secret Service hits overtime caps protecting Trumps

The Secret Service is struggling to pay hundreds of its agents, largely due to the size of President Trump's family and the measures necessary to …

Secret Service Struggles To Pay Agents Who Hit Overtime Caps Protecting Trump

The Secret Service is in the middle of a pay crunch. NPR's Robert Siegel talks to Kevin Johnson, the reporter who broke the story for <i>USA Today</i>, about how thousands of agents have already reached federal salary caps.<p>Transcript<p>ROBERT SIEGEL, HOST:<p>The Secret Service is in the middle of a pay crunch. …

Anthony Scaramucci was remarkably candid with Stephen Colbert

By Callum Borchers<p>Reporter<p>Finally a former aide to President Trump is speaking candidly. At least a little.<p>Anthony Scaramucci, who lasted just 10 days as White House communications director, isn't exactly on a rampage, but he has been willing to criticize Trump and members of the president's team …

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Download 400,000 Free Classical Musical Scores & 46,000 Free Classical Recordings from the International Music Score Library Project

The pleasure of listening to classical music, as every classical music aficionado knows, goes well beyond listening to one's favorite piece. You …

Piano

Trump Doesn’t Want to Be President

He wants to be communications director.<p>Donald Trump doesn’t really want to be president. If he did, he’d nominate candidates to the 350 important but vacant administration jobs and get on with the job of governance. He doesn’t seem to want to be commander in chief of the armed forces, either, …

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Here's Where Comey's Testimony Contradicts Trump

<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>Where Comey’s testimony contradicts Trump<p>Ahead of arguably the most anticipated congressional testimony in years, we got an appetizer of what former FBI …

19 summer books that will keep you up all night reading

It’s summer — a time to catch up on missed readings, turn back to old favorites, and discover new ones. A time to sit with an easy read on the beach, …

Five Reasons the Comey Affair Is Worse Than Watergate

A journalist who covered Nixon’s fall 45 years ago explains why the current challenge to America may be more severe—and the democratic system less capable of handling it.<p>The tangled affair now known as Watergate began 45 years ago, before most of today’s U.S. population had even been born. (The …

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