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The richest American family hired terrorists to shoot machine guns at sleeping women and children

The Rockefellers took on the striking miners of Ludlow, Colorado but didn’t expect them to fight back<p>The bloody history of the American labor …

When Jesus Trekked Through India and Tibet ... Allegedly

It was a publishing sensation. Even better, the book’s backstory was an exciting adventure. A Russian aristocrat named Nicolas Notovitch had been …

13 grammar myths you should stop believing

Myth 1 — Never start a sentence with 'and,' 'but' or 'so'<p>According to the grammar experts at the 'Chicago Manual of Style,' you don't have to do mental gymnastics to avoid starting a sentence with a conjunction. "There is a widespread belief — one with no historical or grammatical foundation — that …

A Literary Road Trip Into the Heart of Russia

Russia is a land of stories. Stories of the czar and his people, of Lenin and the revolution, of the Great Patriotic War; of the transformation of a backward land into a mighty, modern industrial state; of Sputnik, of Laika, of Gagarin. Then the story of Stalin’s reign of terror, the story of a …

Literature

Blade Runner 2049: Inside the Dark Future of a Sequel 35 Years in the Making | WIRED

SCROLL DOWN<p>SCROLL DOWN<p>I’ve seen things you people wouldn’t believe: Skyscrapers engulfed in a sickly yellow haze; Elvis Presley performing on the …

Revenge Hacking Is Hitting the Big Time

Companies are hacking back against cybercriminals to try to prevent—or at least limit the damage of—Equifax-style disasters. One problem: It’s not …

Cybersecurity

My Dividend Growth Portfolio Update - 51 Holdings, 4 Sales, 3 Buys

I received $760 in dividend income during June.<p>Q2 saw 51% year over year dividend growth.<p>I removed four positions while buying two existing and …

The Man Who Knew Too Much

His nuclear research helped a judge determine that former Russian spy Alexander Litvinenko had been assassinated – likely on Putin’s orders. Just months after the verdict, the scientist himself was found stabbed to death with two knives. Police deemed it a suicide, but US intelligence officials …

Russia

What Happens When a Presidency Loses Its Legitimacy?

Mounting evidence that Trump’s election was aided by Russian interference presents a challenge to the American system of government—with lasting consequences for democracy.<p>Day by day, revelation after revelation, the legitimacy of the Trump presidency is seeping away. The question of what to do …

Donald Trump

Velázquez Portraits: A Closer Look

Posted on April 20th, 2018<p>01:02:44 / Posted on February 28th, 2018<p>01:03:16 / Posted on February 28th, 2018<p>01:04:52 / Posted on February 28th, …

This Is What a Dietitian Eats to Banish Inflammation and Get in Shape

We know that inflammation can lead to bloating and digestive issues, but dietitian and nutritionist Alex Caspero just enlightened us to its role in …

Trump vows law and order crackdown to combat 'menace' of crime

President signs orders that include focus on protecting police and promises ‘new era of justice’ despite violent crime rates that remain near historic lows<p>Donald Trump has launched a sweeping law and order programme to crack down on “the menace of rising crime” and deliver on his promise to do more …

Donald Trump