Kim Cabano

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The White House went ghost on Obama’s last night. Here’s what it looked like.

The lights didn't quite go out at the White House on Thursday night, but the compound at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. took on a ghostly quality as most of President Obama's staff moved out. Desks were emptied. Iconic photographs of Obama came off the walls. Handwritten notes were left for the Obama …

Israel risks sliding toward apartheid

<b>(CNN) —</b> Israel, and by extension the United States, are poised at the entrance to a dangerous path. The model democracy of the Middle East risks transforming into a global pariah on the scale of South Africa when it was in the depths of its apartheid nightmare.<p>After decades of Arab-Israeli …

Beijing 'seriously concerned' after Trump questions 'one China' policy

<b>Beijing (CNN) —</b> China has warned that it's "seriously concerned" after President-elect Donald Trump questioned whether the United States should keep its long-standing position that Taiwan is part of "one China."<p>Trump has signaled a willingness to confront Beijing, and his latest comments in an …

Trump's foreign business interests: 144 companies in 25 countries

<b>(CNN) —</b> While President-elect Donald Trump will soon step into the Oval Office, his business interests continue to circle the globe and in some cases operate in places likely to overlap with his administration's foreign policy decisions.<p>Read more about Trump's overseas business interests<p>In his most …

WikiLeaks releases transcripts of Clinton Goldman Sachs speeches

<b>White Plains, New York (CNN) —</b> WikiLeaks released Saturday what appear to be transcripts of Hillary Clinton's three paid speeches to financial heavyweight Goldman Sachs.<p>The remarks, which were hacked as part of an extensive breach of Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta's email account, show …

Government

Can Baking Soda Really Get Rid of Your Undereye Circles?

There's a YouTube skin-care-hack video gaining some traction right now. It shows a beauty blogger named Darshika Patel mixing a simple recipe of baking soda and water into a paste and spooning that paste under her eyes; she claims that doing this helps to get rid of her undereye circles and …

This Awesome Hashtag Is Trending in Response to Racist Comments on M.A.C.'s Instagram Post

About two weeks ago, during New York fashion week, M.A.C. posted this photo of Aamito Stacie Lagum wearing one of the company's lipsticks at the Ohne Titel show:<p>Within seconds, people flooded the picture with racist comments. Derogatory (and, frankly, pretty disgusting) comments like "Black women …

The Drugstore Acne Fighters Dermatologists Swear By

Treating acne isn't always friendly to your wallet: Most of the intensive treatments dermatologists suggest aren't exactly cheap. But every now and then, the pros let us in on more-affordable acne fighters that they love. Here, we've culled the best drugstore products dermatologists recommend for …

Skin Care

Fact-checking the State of the Union

A State of the Union address is often difficult to fact-check, no matter who is president. The speech is a product of many hands and is carefully vetted, so major errors of fact are relatively rare. But State of the Union addresses often are very political speeches, an argument for the president's …

Private Sector

Obama Makes 'No Apologies' For Fighting ISIS Within 'American Values'

Stressing that his administration has "been at this for a long time," President Obama launched a forceful defense of his strategy against ISIS in a year-end interview with NPR. He makes "no apologies," he said, for wanting to target terror groups "appropriately and in a way that is consistent with …

Lindsey Graham

GOP Interrupts Planned Parenthood President For 5 Hours

House hearing is more like House talking.<p>WASHINGTON ― House Republicans grilled Planned Parenthood president Cecile Richards for five hours on Tuesday, and the message was obvious: They wanted to do all the talking themselves.<p>The point of the Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing was to …

The Year Of The Know-Nothing Candidates

Especially on the GOP side, vague is good; ignorance is better.<p>WASHINGTON -- Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, who earned degrees from Oxford and Brown, previewed his presidential candidacy last year by unveiling a 47-page booklet of granular (if controversial) details about his record and proposals for …

Is the world running out of space?

In an increasingly crowded world, will we still be able to find respite from one another?<p>Sometimes it’s difficult to fathom that the world could actually become even more crowded than it is today – especially when elbowing through a teeming Delhi market, hustling across a frenetic Tokyo street …

Geography