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Tracking President Trump's Flip-Flops

When it comes to James Comey, President Donald Trump has flipped and flopped and flipped yet again on the former FBI director.<p>Overall, Trump has taken 32 new stances on 13 different issues since his election. The president’s shifting agenda has established him as one of the most unpredictable …

Donald Trump

Republicans Are Coming For Your Social Security

Trump’s Brazen Dodge to Avoid Dealing with His Conflicts of Interest

The big Donald Trump news of the past twenty-four hours isn't the fact that he's nominating Rex Tillerson, the chief executive of ExxonMobil, to be Secretary of State. We’ve known for a few days that was coming, just as we knew that Rick Perry, the former governor of Texas, was the favorite to be …

Donald Trump

Preacher - Picked up by Amazon in the UK, Germany, Austria and Japan

Amazon Prime Video will be the home of upcoming AMC show Preacher in the U.K., Austria, Germany and Japan in a deal with Sony Pictures Television …

Boomer grandparents play mom and dad part-time - CBS News

Boomer grandparents play mom and dad part-tim...

Wall St. groups threaten to sit out trade pact push

Power players in the financial services industry are threatening to sit out the push for President Obama’s Pacific Rim trade deal unless the …

Obama Administration

Why we have blood types and why they matter

If A+ was the top grade in school, then surely A+ was also the most excellent of blood types - a biological mark of distinction.<p>It didn't take long for me to recognize just how silly that feeling was and tamp it down. But I didn't learn much more about what it really meant to have type A+ blood.<p>By …

Right-Wing Trolls Hijack SciFi Oscars

How did a guy who once said men want to beat “fags” with tire irons nab six prestigious nominations? It’s ugly in the SciFi fiction world.<p>The funny …

Science Fiction

Everything You Need to Know About the Planned Parenthood Videos

On Monday, a grand jury indicted David Daleiden, founder of the Center for Medical Progress, and Sandra Merritt, a center employee, on felony charges …

Planned Parenthood

Strange Lives Unfold In Dreamy, Atmospheric 'Sleep Garden'

On the edge of a town called St. Nils sits the Burrow. It's a low mound of earth, just like any other burrow, but with a front door and six windowless apartments inside. It's not clear when it was constructed; some speculate it was built as a secret bunker, others think it was put up as an entrance …

Books

OutKast - Ms. Jackson

Gillian Flynn Wrote A Ghost Story For George R.R. Martin, And It’s Awesome

For those who think Amy Dunne is the scariest villain ever.<p>If you’ve read <i>Gone Girl</i>, Gillian Flynn’s domestic thriller with a memorable, if warped, feminist manifesto nestled at its core, you already know the author has a knack for whipping up terrifying scenes that are all too believable. Her …

Books

The Bottom Line: 'Slade House' By David Mitchell

David Mitchell has a Halloween present for us.<p>David Mitchell has become known for what he referred to in an interview with The Huffington Post last year as “episodic, polyphonic head-mangler[s].”<p>At the time, fresh off the publication of the doorstop century-spanner <i>The Bone Clocks</i>, he mentioned that …

Books

5 Brilliant TED Talks That Will Boost Your Emotional Intelligence | Inc.com

Emotional intelligence is more than a hot topic or trending hashtag. The term describes an extremely important concept: a person's ability to recognize his or her own and other people's emotions, to understand the powerful effect of these emotions, and to use that information to guide thinking and …

Emotional Intelligence

House passes sweeping budget bill

The House passed an $80 billion budget deal on Wednesday that will eliminate high-stakes fiscal battles until 2017 — and close the book on five years of budget warfare that helped define President Barack Obama’s presidency.<p>The 266-167 vote was a solid win for Republican leaders who have often …

Mitch McConnell

Warren: Ryan budgets are 'truly breathtaking' — in a bad way

The Massachusetts senator also sounded off on presidential candidates, think tank funding disclosures while CFPB Director Richard Cordray defended his bureau's data collection and enforcement actions<p>Count Elizabeth Warren among those who aren't happy about the prospect of House Speaker Paul …

Wall Street

Glass Map Magnets

Shares 0<p>A simple and fun tutorial for how to make glass magnets using your own designs and words. Swedish-themed magnets used for tutorial.<p>Shares …

Tutorials

Painted Paisley Stones

Painted Paisley stones make beautiful decorations in your garden or potted plants, or even on your desk as a paper weight!<p>793<p>2000

DIY Sharpie Doodle Shoes

The 31 Best Sriracha Recipes of All Time

Over the years, we've created a lot of recipes using Sriracha—and these 31 are, we've decided, the absolute best of all time<p>Over the years, we've developed a lot of recipes that use Sriracha. And while we love all of our recipes equally, we'll admit that some stand out in a crowd better than …

Sriracha Sauce

Make It: Faux Stained Glass Windows - Design Crush

The window over my kitchen sink is one of my favorite places in the house. The few plants that I’ve managed to keep alive spend their time there, it …

DIY Sharpie Plate

Make a custom decorative plate with a sharpie pen! So easy. Check the tutorial for instructions on baking in oven.<p>228<p>660

DIY Sharpie Tiles

Mason Jar Bathroom Organizer

Love organization everywhere you go? Even your bathrooms? Of course you do! And therefore you will love this cute and simple DIY Mason Jar Bathroom …

Crafting

Maintain a Wood Cutting Board with 5 Minutes of Work a Month

If you spend a little extra cash on a nice wood cutting board, you want it to last for a long time. As The Kitchn points out, the best way to do that …

The Four Elements of Physical Energy and How To Master Them

"Manage your energy, not your time." This is the quote that made Tony Schwartz famous. And it's one that I believe best represents a truly efficient …

Fitness

Six Household Storage Hacks in 60 Seconds