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Everything We Know About Russia and President Trump

Donald Trump’s connection to Russia and Russian interests dates back more than 35 years. His family and associates also have well-documented …

Apple CEO Tim Cook remembers Steve Jobs in heartfelt commencement speech

Apple CEO Tim Cook turned to a familiar source when it came to offering advice to the class of 2018.<p>Speaking at the commencement ceremony at Duke …

Tim Cook

Organic Blue Corn Tortilla Chips

Preserve your values, not your chips. Brandless Organic Blue Corn Tortilla Chips are whole grain, vegan, gluten and preservative free. Eat them …

Healthy Eating

Meet the Renegades of the Intellectual Dark Web

Here are some things that you will hear when you sit down to dinner with the vanguard of the Intellectual Dark Web: There are fundamental biological differences between men and women. Free speech is under siege. Identity politics is a toxic ideology that is tearing American society apart. And we’re …

Jordan Peterson

The fight to save net neutrality, explained

Congress or the courts could still save net neutrality — but don’t get your hopes up.<p>Net neutrality just got another shot at survival.<p>On Wednesday, a Democrat-led coalition of senators introduced a petition to force a vote rejectingthe Federal Communications Commission’s December decision to undo …

Net Neutrality

Stephen Hawking's Final Theory About Our Universe Has Just Been Published, And It Will Melt Your Brain

His final word on whether multiverses exist.<p>Groundbreaking physicist Stephen Hawking left us one last shimmering piece of brilliance before he died: …

Physics

The military paid for a study on sea level rise. The results were scary.

<i>This story has been updated.</i><p>More than a thousand low-lying tropical islands risk becoming “uninhabitable” by the middle of the century — or possibly sooner — because of rising sea levels, upending the populations of some island nations and endangering key U.S. military assets, according to new …

Climate Change

7 Things Dermatologists Would Never Put On Their Skin

"No self-respecting dermatologist would ever use a spray sunscreen."<p>If you’re dealing with skin-related issues, it makes sense to bring your woes to a dermatologist who can provide tips and guidance for taking care of your skin. But have you ever wondered what they do to protect their <i>own</i> …

Skin Care

Michael Cohen’s visiting Prague would be a huge development in the Russia investigation

McClatchy reported on Friday evening that special counsel Robert S. Mueller III’s team has evidence of a trip by President Trump’s personal lawyer to Prague in the late summer of 2016. Overseas travel to non-Russian countries might strike some observers as an incremental — if not unimportant — …

Michael Cohen

Should You and Your Spouse File Taxes Jointly or Separately?

OVERVIEW<p>Married couples have the option to file jointly or separately on their federal income tax returns. The IRS strongly encourages most couples …

Jim Carrey's drawing of Mark Zuckerberg is a whole lot of yikes

Jim Carrey, comedian turned artist/political critic, tweeted a photo of his portrait of Mark Zuckerberg on Wednesday.<p>Referencing this week's …

The Law Is Coming, Mr. Trump

Why don’t we take a step back and contemplate what Americans, and the world, are witnessing?<p>Early Monday morning, F.B.I. agents raided the New York office, home and hotel room of the personal lawyer for the president of the United States. They seized evidence of possible federal crimes — including …

Donald Trump

I travel the world full-time — this is how I budget so I can actually afford it

In January 2017, I bought a one-way ticket to Iceland for $150 and became a digital nomad. I dreamed of bouncing from country to country and freelance writing wherever I landed.<p>By far, the No. 1 question I get from friends, family and strangers emailing me through my travel blog is "how do you …

Personal Finance

This Famous Luxury Train Has Announced Amazing New Vacation Packages for 2019

Looking to visit Canada on an upcoming vacation? Our vote is to see the country's majestic landscapes by train, aboard the Rocky Mountaineer. The …

Country Lifestyle

Bank of America Says It Will Stop Lending to Military-Style Gunmakers

Bank of America Corp. plans to stop lending to companies that make assault-style guns used for non-military purposes.<p>“It’s our intention not to …

Guns

There's one magic substance that will help with America's gut problems

Because you're almost certainly not getting enough of it.<p>You've probably been told you should eat more fiber. But despite a broad-spectrum recommendation for the roughage, researchers can’t say for certain why it’s so good for us, what diseases it actually helps prevent, or how exactly we should …

Nutrition

Meat protein is unhealthy, but protein from nuts and seeds is heart smart: Study reports major comparison of animal, plant proteins

Study reports major comparison of animal, plant proteins<p>A study has found that meat protein is associated with a sharp increased risk of heart …

David Hogg's call for a boycott of Laura Ingraham is in the best tradition of democracy

The call by David Hogg, a survivor of the Parkland, Fla., school shooting, for a consumer boycott of Laura Ingraham's advertisers has turned the spotlight again on the perennial questions about boycotts — Do they work? Are they fair? Are they just?<p>Numerous pundits have expressed concern about the …

Scientists Have Discovered a New Organ in the Human Body. What is the Interstitium?

It’s not a second stomach or a mini-brain. But scientists have discovered an important new organ that may play a critical role in how many tissues …

I Tried Cooking With CBD Oil for 7 Days and Here's What Happened

There are a lot of things you can do to boost the healthfulness of your cooking. The current trend: CBD oil, a nonpsychotropic derivative of the …

73% of Americans are Making a Big 401(k) Mistake

You don't want to make this error and cost yourself thousands.<p>Investing in a tax-advantaged retirement account is one of the best things you can do …

'Welcome to the revolution': Parkland students lead emotional March for Our Lives rally

<i>Corrections & Clarifications: An earlier version of this article gave an incomplete description of Emma Gonzalez’s speech.</i><p>Six weeks ago, they were just high school kids in Parkland, Fla.: cramming for tests, plodding through college essays, jousting with friends.<p>Now, they are a thundering force on …

Guns

Doctors and a Nutritionist Reveal the Top Foods Responsible for Inflammation

If there's one word that's entered the public consciousness in a big way over the past few years when it comes to understanding our food choices, …

19 Secrets Your Millionaire Neighbor Won't Tell You

The secret to financial freedom.<p><i>From time to time we bring you posts from our partners that may not be new but contain advice that bears repeating.</i> …

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What Airbnb Did to New York City

Airbnb’s effects on the city’s housing market have been dramatic, a report suggests. And other cities could soon see the same pattern.<p>There are two kinds of horror stories about Airbnb. When the home-sharing platform first appeared, the initial cautionary tales tended to emphasize extreme guest …

Housing

Yale study reveals gut bacteria can spread to other organs and trigger autoimmune disease

A new study from Yale University has discovered that a certain type of gut bacteria can migrate from the gut to other parts of the body, triggering …

Self-made millionaire: Buying a home can help you retire early, if you make 1 important choice

According to author and co-founder of AE Wealth Management David Bach, "buying a home is the escalator to wealth in America." Homeownership can also …

Personal Finance

PayPal: Bitcoin Will Provide The Next Leg Of Growth

Global payment giant PayPal Holdings (PYPL) recently filed a patent with the US Patent and Trademark Office for an "expedited virtual currency …

Bitcoin

Interactive Timeline: Everything We Know About Russia and President Trump

When it comes to Donald Trump, his campaign and their dealings with Russia past and present, sometimes it’s hard to keep track of all the players …

Donald Trump