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'It's not even a close call': Giuliani is pushing a dubious theory about Paul Manafort's plea deal that experts say is bogus

Following news on Friday that Paul Manafort had struck a plea deal with prosecutors and agreed to cooperate with the Russia investigation, President Donald Trump's personal defense attorney said he wasn't worried about the president's potential legal exposure.<p>"Paul Manafort is not going to talk to …

Donald Trump

LEARNING COMPUTER SCIENCE BASICS BEFORE CODING

Computer science (CS) is about what computers can do. Programming is the practice of making computers do those things. Thus, anyone without much …

Colin Kaepernick just schooled Donald Trump on how capitalism works

Of course Nike's sales are up.<p>Nike’s online sales spiked by 31 percent from the Sunday before Labor Day through the next Tuesday, eclipsing the 17 …

Donald Trump

3 Reasons Why Learning Computer Programming is Easy with CodeMonkey

It is no secret that computer programming is an important skill to have. According to a 2017 K-12 Field Report, Computer Science offers economic …

Computer Science

Patagonia vs. Donald Trump

We all knew the legendary outerwear company Patagonia lived and breathed the adventurous life. We knew they cared about the environment. But it wasn’t till Trump came along that we realized they were ready to fight.<p><b>Patagonia was built</b> in the image of its founder, Yvon Chouinard. In late January, …

Patagonia

Inside The Fight For The Soul Of Kaspersky Lab

MOSCOW — Ivan Kaspersky exited the Strogino metro station in Moscow on the morning of April 19, 2011, and walked toward the nearby office of InfoWatch. The fourth-year student worked as a programmer at his mother’s company, an offshoot of Kaspersky Lab, the Russian software company she had started …

Kaspersky Lab

German union: Strikes could escalate if no deal soon

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — The head of Germany's largest industrial workers' union says strikes could escalate if a new labor agreement is not reached …

Rubio defection threatens GOP's slim majority on tax bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republicans' razor-thin margin for driving their sweeping tax package through the Senate was thrown into jeopardy Thursday when …

The Making of an American Nazi

How did Andrew Anglin go from being an antiracist vegan to the alt-right’s most vicious troll and propagandist—and how might he be stopped?<p>On December 16, 2016, Tanya Gersh answered her phone and heard gunshots. Startled, she hung up. Gersh, a real-estate agent who lives in Whitefish, Montana, …

Rights & Freedoms

US Navy admits aircrew drew penis in the sky

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> In case there was any doubt, the US Navy has confirmed that there is "zero training value" in drawing penises in the sky.<p>Navy officials were faced with an unusual controversy after residents of Okanogan County, Washington noticed a sky drawing many said looked like male genitalia …

Get started with machine learning using Python

Have you wondered what it takes to get started with machine learning? In this article, I will walk through steps for getting started with machine …

T.E. Lawrence and the Desert Bromance That Sold America on a War

It was bromance at first sight. The young American journalist was alone, walking along Christian Street in the Old City of Jerusalem. A group of …

World History

Politics - The Washington Post

• Analysis<p>Republicans railed against deficits during the Obama administration. Now an $895 billion gap elicits a collective shrug, and few Democratic candidates are talking fiscal austerity.<p>Analysis<p>Authors point to issues of race, religion, gender and ethnicity, not economic anxiety, as the factors …

Civil Rights

Peru president, APEC host, warns of threats to free trade

LIMA, Peru (AP) — The U.S. presidential election is a sign of growing hostility to free trade that threatens the global economy, the president of …

See an Amazing New Photo of the Milky Way Galaxy

A telescope in Chile has captured some of the most detailed photos of the Milky Way galaxy from the southern hemisphere.<p>The Atacama Pathfinder …