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Elon Musk’s Boring Company gets preliminary permit for NYC-D.C. Hyperloop

A 29-minute trip from D.C. to New York may seem too good to be true. And it very well may be. But that isn’t stopping Elon Musk from pushing forward with plans to build a Hyperloop along the eastern corridor.<p>And while it’s a very small, very vague step forward, Musk’s Boring Company has received a …

Elon Musk

The WyzeCam gets a smarter sequel that still costs only $20

That the $20 WyzeCam worked as well as it did is still kind of a surprise. It's no wonder then that the Amazon alums who created it have been working on a sequel: the WyzeCam v2. It'll still cost $20 when it starts shipping at the end of February, but don't let yourself be fooled by its …

Gear & Gadgets

You Can Start This 6-Figure Service Business Tomorrow Morning for Under $100

The people delivering bread to grocery stores make good money but never get a vacation. That's a lucrative problem you can solve.<p>Writer, Consultant, Freedom Advocate, Lifetime Entrepreneur<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>About a year ago, I wrote an article about a …

Small Business

Recipe: The shortbread cookie that broke the internet

If you have a pulse and an Instagram account, or engage with food media in any capacity, you’re probably already well-aware of the internet craze …

Dessert

Instant Pot Butter Chicken

Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons ghee<br>• 1 onion, diced<br>• 5 teaspoons minced garlic<br>• 1 teaspoon minced ginger<br>• 1 ½ pounds skinless and boneless chicken thighs, cut into …

Cooking

Ethereum founder warns cryptocurrencies 'could drop to near zero at any time'

The founder of Ethereum, the second most valuable cryptocurrency in the world, has warned that cryptocurrencies "could drop to near zero at any time."<p>To those interested in investing, 24-year-old Russian-Canadian programmer and writer Vitalik Buterin also suggested: "Don't put in more money than …

Cryptocurrency

10 Popular Mushroom Recipes to Make Right Now

Mushrooms are a severely underrated vegetable. They're often hiding in the background, playing the supporting role instead of having their time in …

Cooking

Concern grows within Pentagon about Trump's proposed parade

<b>(CNN) —</b> There is growing concern within the US military about the costs of President Donald Trump's proposed military parade and the disruption it could cause.<p>If Trump insists on a military parade through Washington involving thousands of troops, armored vehicles, missiles and other heavy weapons …

Military

Mueller's Message to America

The clear goal of the special counsel is to speak to the American public about the seriousness of Russian interference.<p>With yet another blockbuster indictment (why is it always on a Friday afternoon?), Special Counsel Robert Mueller has, once again, upended Washington. And this time, it is possible …

Political Science

A study of more than 100,000 people has found that one food group is closely linked with cancer

If scientists told you there was a single lifestyle factor that may best predict whether you get cancer, you'd want to know, right?<p>Researchers in France may have found just that. After studying more than 100,000 adults for years, they found that eating processed food was more closely linked with …

Nutrition

Cincinnati Curiosities — When Young Lovers Eloped, They Rushed To...

How to Pose for Photos like a Pro

Every wondered how do I pose like a model or how do I pose for photos? After a recent #fbloggers (fashion bloggers) chat on twitter I realised how …

Cardinals WR Larry Fitzgerald wins Pebble Beach Pro-Am

Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald and PGA Tour Pro Kevin Streelman won the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am team title on Sunday with a …

Fantasy Football

This gadget lets you scratch and play vinyl without a needle

Turntablism, no tonearm needed<p>French company MWM has announced a new product called Phase that sits on your turntable and allows you to DJ vinyl without the use of a needle. Phase wirelessly translates a record’s movements into timecode, which can then be read by Digital Vinyl System (DVS) software …

Music Production

12 Must-Visit International Markets in Nashville

Music City has long had an international food presence, and these must-visit international markets make it easy to cook up your favorite dishes by supplying essential and, in many cases, hard-to-find ingredients. And you'll find a little bit of everything, from Thai, Russian, Kurdish, Indian, Latin …

South-east Asia

Astronomers spot Elon Musk's cosmic Tesla flying in space

Thousands of people watched as SpaceX launched its Tesla Roadster to space atop a Falcon Heavy rocket on Tuesday.<p>They looked on as the nose cone …

Tesla

Trump just taught a masterclass in manipulating language to excuse abuse

The president’s statement on Rob Porter erased his accusers.<p>The latest excuse for assaulting women minimizes the violence so much we can contain it in just one short word: “it.”<p>Donald Trump lamented on Friday the loss of his staffer Rob Porter, who resigned from his powerful post as a staff …

Donald Trump

U.S. Treasury Sales Are About to Double 2018. Who's Buying?

With the U.S. about to sell the most debt in eight years, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin may find himself relying on a buyer base that needs to …

Markets

Poland's Holocaust bill becomes law

Polish President Andrzej Duda signed a controversial Holocaust bill that bans the use of terms like "Polish death camps" in relation to Auschwitz and other such camps in Nazi-occupied Poland. CNN's Atika Shubert has the details.

Europe

What’s in your bag? VII photographers show us their gear

<i>We asked to have a look inside some of VII photographers’ gear bags. From digital and analog setups, to a flashlight, fountain pen and even a</i> …

Cameras

SpaceX aims to make history 3 more times in 2018

Tuesday’s Falcon Heavy launch made history, not only becoming the highest-capacity rocket platform since the Saturn V but accomplishing the first double autonomous booster landing. And that’s just the start of what could prove to be an epic year for SpaceX — if Elon Musk’s ambitious timeline isn’t …

Space Travel

Has Anyone Seen the President?

Michael Lewis goes to Washington in search of Trump and winds up watching the State of the Union with Steve Bannon.<p>Back when he was president, Barack Obama told me that only two people treated any interaction with him as a zero-sum game. One was Vladimir Putin, the other congressional Republicans. …

Donald Trump

Rand Paul was right

<b>(CNN) —</b> When Rand Paul took control of the Senate floor just before 6 p.m. Eastern, virtually every one of his Republican colleagues grimaced. Five years ago, they would have cheered him.<p>Paul's speech, which slowed attempts to pass a massive budget deal before the government shuts down at midnight, …

Republicans

The 'Slave Power' Behind Florida's Felon Disenfranchisement

Laws barring the formerly incarcerated from voting have no business marring politics in a 21st century democracy.<p>In November 1865—barely six months after Appomattox, and three weeks before the official ratification of the Thirteenth Amendment—the <i>New York Tribune</i>’s front page bore a provocative …

Constitutional Amendments

Why Schools Fail To Teach Slavery's 'Hard History'

"In the ways that we teach and learn about the history of American slavery," write the authors of a new report from the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC), "the nation needs an intervention."<p>This new report, titled <i>Teaching Hard History: American Slavery</i>, is meant to be that intervention: a resource …

Black History

Harley-Davidson shuts plant as woes worsen for Trump's model manufacturer

A deepening slump in U.S. motorcycle demand is spurring more job cuts and a plant closure at Harley-Davidson Inc., a company President Donald Trump …

Harley Davidson

Black unemployment rate jumps after Trump touted record low

The black unemployment rate is no longer at a record low, after jumping nearly a percentage point to 7.7% in January, according to today's jobs report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.<p>The spike offers a good lesson about the risk of claiming responsibility for market trends. President Trump …

CNN

Payday Rules Relax on Trump’s Watch After Lobbying by Lenders

WASHINGTON — In mid-April, hundreds of members of the payday lending industry will head to Florida for their annual retreat featuring golf and networking at a plush resort just outside Miami. The resort just happens to be the Trump National Doral Golf Club.<p>It will cap a year in which the industry …

Finance

Bernie Sanders is showing how he'd run against Trump in 2020

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Bernie Sanders is revving the engines of his long-promised "political revolution."<p>The Vermont independent senator, who caucuses with the Democrats, is tapping back into his national network of supporters. He's drawing millions of viewers for events he streams live on Facebook. …

Middle-class

Cuts to CDC epidemic programs will endanger Americans, former chief says

<b>(CNN) —</b> The former chief of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says the decision to cut 80% of its epidemic prevention activities overseas could pose a grave danger to the United States because it "would significantly increase the chance an epidemic will spread without our knowledge …

Disease