Mikel Ward

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Health Bill Does Not ‘Cut’ Medicaid Spending, Republicans Argue

WASHINGTON — Republicans, under fire for proposing health care legislation that would reduce Medicaid funding by hundreds of billions of dollars, have embraced an old argument that taking money from a program is not a “cut.”<p>At first glance, the new pitch to make their strategy more palatable seems …

CNN Resignations A Sign Of The High Stakes In Covering Trump's Administration

Three investigative journalists at CNN have resigned after the network retracted a story about a congressional inquiry into a link between a Russian investment fund and an American financier who is an adviser to President Trump.<p>Those departing are a past Pulitzer Prize winner, a finalist for the …

Donald Trump

Kickback

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Huge stakes for Trump immigration do-over

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump will now wait until next week to unveil his new attempt to impose a temporary travel ban on citizens of states he says pose a high risk of terrorism.<p>An administration official said the order, which represents a do-over after Trump's first attempt was blocked by …

Donald Trump

Googlers just walked out of work in protest of Trump's immigration ban

Google employees from eight campuses today staged a work stoppage and walked out in protest of President Trump’s immigration ban. Google, and tech companies in general, stand to be among the most affected should Trump’s seven country immigration ban — and the hazy status on existing visa holders — …

Immigration

Why The Most Productive People Do These Six Things Every Day

The secrets behind four-minute meetings and scrapping your to-do list.<p>Of all our available resources, everyone has the same number of hours in a day. Some, however, happen to get more done. Are they faster or smarter? Do they have more help? Perhaps. But they’ve also learned tricks that can help …

Ben Affleck Goes Full Gangster Mode In The First Trailer For ‘Live By Night’

It’s been four years since Ben Affleck directed Best Picture winner <i>Argo</i>, which means it’s about time for him to step behind the camera again. It’s also been more than half a decade since Affleck directed <i>The Town</i>, which means it is <i>definitely</i> time for him to get another Boston crime film out into the …

7 Lunches Made with Grocery Store Shortcuts

Every school year starts optimistically. Sure, it's hard to wake up earlier, but if you're anything like me, the start of a new routine is …

Healthy Eating

No, Apple's new AirPods won't give you cancer, experts say

Technology analysts have been calling Apple's decision to eliminate the earphone jack on its new iPhone 7 a risky business move. But some potential users of the new smartphone wonder whether the company is asking them to take on some health risk as well.<p>Unless iPhone 7 users adopt a workaround that …

IPhone 7

Video shows white cop in violent confrontation with black motorist

<b>AUSTIN, Texas --</b> Patrol car video publicly released Thursday shows a white Austin, Texas, police officer violently throwing a black woman to the …

Do You Really Have to Wash New Clothes Before Wearing Them?

Instant gratification just feels better, doesn't it?<p>You buy a new shirt off the rack at Nordstrom or finally open that Fabletics box with the leggings you're dying to wear to your next Barre 3 class, and suddenly you want to wear nothing else for the rest of the week except, obviously, the New …

Photos Of School Lunches From Around The World Will Make American Kids Want To Study Abroad

More than one-third of kids in America are obese or overweight. In 2013, the National School Lunch Program, a federally assisted meal program operating in public and nonprofit private schools, served 5.1 billion lunches, Bloomberg reports. The quality of these lunches must somehow correlate to the …

Healthy Eating

YouTube Is Testing “Choose Your Own Camera Angle” Videos

From live-streams to award shows, YouTube has tried various innovations to keep it at the top of the streaming video pile. Now Google’s video behemoth is looking to add another new idea to the mix: a “choose your view” feature that allows users to flip between multiple camera angles of particular …

YouTube Music

6 Mistakes to Avoid During an International Business Trip

As an author and former CEO of a 2.5 billion international solar energy company with plants in over 30 countries, I have lived overseas for long periods of time and put more than 4 million miles on United while traveling for business and pleasure.<p>During that time I experienced plenty of travel …

How Green Screen Worked Before Computers

6 Easy Hacks for the Best Homemade Fries

Homemade fries are worth the effort. Make 'em even better with these DIY fry hacks.<p>If it's comfort food you're after, there's nothing quite like a pile of hot, fresh, salty French fries. It also happens to be just the sort of cooking project we love: Easier than it looks, and more satisfying than …

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Could we kill the icon? • Joe Critchley

Moving away from abstracted & physical representations, and more towards our digitally native environment.<p>When it comes to user interfaces, I don’t …

UI Design

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Version control for solo Mac developers

In this post, I'll take a quick look at how to keep your projects in git and how to manage that easily on the Mac. More importantly though, I'll take …

How to float placeholder text into a label

Jared Verdi is the author of JVFloatLabeledTextField:<p>UITextField subclass with placeholders that change into floating labels when the field is …

Objective-C Cheat Sheet and Quick Reference Updated for Xcode 5!

Objective-C Cheat Sheet and Quick Reference Updated for Xcode 5!<p>This is a quick note to let you know that I’ve updated our Objective-C cheat and …

Objective-C

tripadvisor

In the mind’s eye of many people Japan is a land of tranquil Zen gardens, serene temples, and exquisite tea ceremonies. Both traditional and …

How the Float Label Pattern Started

How the Float Label Pattern Started<p>By Matt on 25 October 2013<p>Design, Float Label<p>I first had the idea for a new input pattern back in August, 2013. …

Tech entrepreneurs revive communal living

Jessy Kate Schingler left her job at NASA, moved to San Francisco, and helped turn a 7,500-square-foot, eight-bedroom mansion near Alamo Square into …

Photos of Cell Phone Towers Disguised as Fake Trees

In 1996, a palm tree was introduced to a suburb in Cape Town Africa. The tree appeared almost overnight, and it wasn’t an ordinary tree: it was one …

City Photography Techniques for Various Times of Day

Photographer Mike Palmer was born and raised in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. For years he’s been photographing the street of his hometown, and he’s …

Photography