Peter Chan

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Sessions cites Bible in defense of breaking up families, blames migrant parents

Attorney General Jeff Sessions on Thursday offered a full-throated defense of the Trump administration's policy of separating children from their parents at the border, saying that having kids does not give migrants immunity from prosecution — and found justification for his policies in the …

Immigration

Donald Trump's big fail on North Korea: He didn't prepare and he got played

Kim Jong Un is a ruthless butcher. For Donald Trump to claim North Koreans love him shows how badly he misjudged Kim or just wanted a 'deal.' Any deal.<p>Here’s how hyperpartisan our bizarro world has become: Many of the same folks who, a few years ago, blasted President Obama for going to Cuba and …

Donald Trump

Trump punches back at Robert De Niro

<b>Singapore (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump slammed actor Robert De Niro in a series of tweets aboard Air Force One as he returned to the United States from Singapore.<p>After a few tweets boasting about his historic summit with Kim Jong Un, the President reverted to name calling, criticizing the film …

Donald Trump

How to Negotiate Your Salary: Managers’ 13 Top Tips

“Does anyone know how to negotiate salary?” my friend asks at one of our semiregular wine nights. Our conversations usually run the gamut from what’s …

Employment

Neymar Just Retired This Defender 💀

Turner Broadcasting

There's just one way to marry the right person (and anyone can do it)

When I was in college I wrote an op-ed for my local newspaper about the kind of woman I wanted to marry. It embarrasses me to this day.<p>I had three criteria for my future wife: First, she needed to have the body of Nikki Taylor, a "child bearing supermodel." Second, she had to measure up to the …

Relationships

Firefighters can teach us how to make good decisions under pressure

Some of the most important decisions you will make in your lifetime will occur while you feel stressed and anxious. From medical decisions to financial and professional ones, we are often required to weigh up information under stressful conditions.<p>Take for example expectant parents who need to make …

Psychology

​​The Evolution of the Combustion Engine​​

What started as a simple controlled explosion changed the auto industry.<p>Before fuel injection, meting out gasoline into a combustion chamber was an imprecise and finicky process. Carburetors frequently needed cleaning and rebuilding, and they were affected by weather conditions, temperature, and …

Autos

‘He Pretty Much Gave In to Whatever They Asked For’

Trump says he’s a master negotiator. Those who’ve actually dealt with him beg to differ.<p>In 1985, Tony Schwartz, a writer for <i>New York</i> magazine, was sitting in Donald Trump’s office in Trump Tower interviewing him for a story. Trump told him he had agreed to write a book for Random House. “Well, if …

Donald Trump

Rudy Giuliani and Donald Trump: This Will End Badly. And Probably Soon.

If the White House leaks are any barometer, it sounds more and more as if Donald wants Rudy to get his money off the nightstand and the hell out of …

Donald Trump

Jürgen Klopp's verdict on Champions League final defeat

Jürgen Klopp gave the following post-match reaction after Liverpool were beaten 3-1 by Real Madrid in the Champions League final in Kiev.

Soccer

Lateral Moves

Could a lateral move help your career? In this episode of HBR’s advice podcast, <i>Dear HBR:</i>, cohosts Alison Beard and Dan McGinn answer your questions with the help of Priscilla Claman, a career coach and former HR executive. They talk through when making a lateral move will push you forward and when …

Tesla's newest worry is a $54 a month BMW

As if things weren't bad enough for beleaguered Tesla…<p>The company lost $1.1 billion in cash in the last quarter, executives are leaving the company in droves, it's facing production issues with its Model 3 and, as I recently discussed, Elon Musk insulted analysts on the latest earnings call by …

Dear God what have I done: Behold the KFC Skinwich

The year was 2010. KFC’s Double Down sandwich was unleashed to the masses. The country did not know whether it was intended as a practical joke. That …

Why Great Employees Quit -- Instead Of Admitting They're Unhappy

Dear Liz,<p>I know that as a manager you’re not supposed to have a favorite employee but let’s be honest, most managers do.<p>I have a favorite employee on my team. His name is Josh. He’s a super star. He accomplishes more than almost anybody and he’s extremely clever.<p>I’m down in the dumps this week …

Financial Services

The Rock Responded To DJ Khaled Not Performing Oral Sex

Dwayne to the rescue.

God Of War PS4 Armor Guide: Best Epic, Legendary, And Rare Sets

The latest God of War takes a different approach from past entries in the series. This time around, the game introduces RPG mechanics, allowing you equip a variety of gear that enhance a set of stats and even offer special perks. Much like the recent Monster Hunter World, your progression is tied …

God Of War PS4 Collector's Edition Map Hides A Secret

God of War is an enormous game, so it's likely that there are plenty of secrets hidden throughout it. But what few people could have guessed was that there'd be something revealed by clues buried in the physical map that came with the Collector's Edition. (Warning: some spoilers below.)<p>As Kotaku …

God of War PS4 Guide: Valkyrie Boss Armor, Locations, And Tips

Throughout God of War's many realms lie hidden chambers sequestering powerful Valkyries. These cursed warriors offer some of the toughest fights in the entire game and grant you access to impressive-looking armor. You won't be able to fight them until you acquire the tip of a certain giant's …

Experts say Tesla has repeated car industry mistakes from the 1980s

GM spent billions on a mostly fruitless attempt to automate carmaking.<p>Production had been halted for much of last week in Tesla's car factory in …

This is the personality type most annoyed by grammar mistakes

I’m a cognitive psychologist who studies language comprehension. If I see an ad for a vacation rental that says “Your going to Hollywood!” it really …

Is This the Single Most Persuasive Word in the English Language?

Not because of what the word means, but because of what the word means you will do<p>I know a number of extremely successful people, and while in many ways they're very different, they all share one thing in common: They're exceptionally good at persuading other people.<p>After all, that's what leaders …

Having Big Genitals Can Spell Evolutionary Disaster, Say Paleobiologists

Bigger isn't always better, at least for some species.<p>For most animals, survival is all about being good at getting laid. That’s why sexual …

Zoology

Donald Trump Takes Out Paul Ryan, and ‘It’s Going to Be a Civil War’

Everything Trump touches dies, and the speaker’s legacy is no exception.<p>The news that Paul Ryan is retiring from Congress was received by grim-faced …

21 Creatures From The Deep Sea That Will Absolutely Give You Nightmares

*Shudders.*

My epic bender of drugs, booze and sex led to a happy marriage

I’VE lied. I’ve cheated. I’ve destroyed relationship after relationship. All to avoid ever having to look at myself.

The Scientific Secret to Sexual Desire in a Marriage

A recent review of literature has some hot tips for couples.<p>Sexual desire is easy to come by, but hard to retain. It remains one of the most common …

Self-esteem

How Much Protein Is Actually in Those Ancient Grains You Love?

If you’re on the grain train, then you’re probably very familiar with quinoa and its high protein content: roughly eight grams of it per one cooked cup, to be precise. (Okay, technically quinoa is a psuedograin, like a seed, but we cook and consume it like a grain). But it’s definitely not the only …

Nutrition

What Makes a Good Manager?

<i>Following is an excerpt from my new book</i> The Type B Manager: Leading Successfully in a Type A World<i>, which is being published today by Prentice Hall</i> …

The Authentic Italian Way to Make Alfredo Pasta Is the Opposite of What You Think

When you think of alfredo pasta, you might think of using heavy cream, milk, flour, and cheese. And you'd be doing it wrong. Allow me to introduce …