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Bad News for President Trump

The Comey memos are more revealing than they seem.<p>One feature of the truth is that it doesn’t change much. A lie is hard to sustain. The details may change in each retelling because the liar is not actually remembering the events, but instead remembering the telling of the events. The truth, by …

Donald Trump

Melania Trump Sits Next to Barack Obama at Barbara Bush’s Funeral

The Obamas, the Clintons, and Melania Trump are all seated in the front row.<p>The late former First Lady Barbara Bush’s funeral at St. Martin’s Episcopal Church in Houston on Saturday was attended by “thousands” of reported guests, including familiar faces of White Houses past and present. Former …

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Southwest giving passengers $5,000 checks on accident flight

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Southwest Airlines Co confirmed Friday it has sent $5,000 checks to passengers aboard a flight that made an emergency landing this week after an engine failed, killing a passenger.<p>The airline confirmed news reports from passengers it had sent the checks along with $1,000 …

Airplanes

Gunmen in Cancun Shoot at Beach from Jet Skis

Gunmen in Cancun, Mexico, shot at a beach vendor from jet skis in the water on Friday. The incident occurred in the middle of the resort city’s main …

Riviera Maya

Robert Mueller

Robert S. Mueller III doesn’t seek deferments. After a classmate died in Vietnam, this well-to-do Princeton athlete traded his lacrosse stick for a …

Robert Mueller

Trump's "great man" play on North Korea

<b>President Trump</b> views the North Korean crisis as his “great man” of history moment.<p><b>The big picture:</b> He came into office thinking he could be the …

North Korea

Allison Mack, Smallville actress, charged over Nxivm sex trafficking

<b>Allison Mack, a US actress known for the TV show Smallville, has appeared in court on charges of aiding a sex trafficking operation disguised as a mentoring group.</b><p>Keith Raniere, the leader of the so-called self-help group, was arrested by the FBI in Mexico in March.<p>Ms Mack is accused of helping him …

Crime

Swedish DJ Avicii dies aged 28: Tributes pour in for EDM record producer

Swedish DJ and record producer Avicii, one of the biggest stars of electronic dance music (EDM) in Europe, was found dead on Friday. He was 28.<p>Publicist Diana Baron said the 28-year-old DJ, born Tim Bergling, was in Muscat, Oman.<p>"The family is devastated and we ask everyone to please respect their …

Dua Lipa

Haley sets a red line for Trump

The U.N. ambassador made crystal clear after initially being blamed for 'confusion' on Russia sanctions that she will not tolerate public humiliation quietly.<p>In the span of 24 hours, U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley has done what none of her colleagues in President Donald Trump’s Cabinet …

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Democrats sue Russia, Trump campaign for alleged 2016 election conspiracy

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Democratic Party sued the Russian government, U.S. President Donald Trump's campaign and WikiLeaks on Friday, charging that they carried out a wide-ranging conspiracy to influence the 2016 U.S. presidential election.<p>In its federal lawsuit in Manhattan, the Democratic …

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New York attorney general wants power to bypass Trump pardons

NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York's attorney general on Wednesday asked Governor Andrew Cuomo and state legislators to give him and other local prosecutors power to bring criminal charges against people pardoned by U.S. President Donald Trump.<p>In a letter, Attorney General Eric Schneiderman urged Cuomo …

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My 14-Year-Old Daughter Watched Porn And It Changed Our Lives In Ways I Never Imagined

One fateful night in November 2014 my then-14-year-old daughter woke up my husband and me at 2 a.m.<p>Crying and visibly distraught, she whispered, “Mom, I have to tell you something.”<p>Those dreaded words are guaranteed to jolt even the deepest sleeper into full-alert mode. Immediately my mom brain …

Parenting

‘Cocaine Babe’ weeps as she’s sentenced to 8 years in prison

Glamorous cruise ship cocaine importer Melina Roberge has been sentenced to eight years in prison by a female judge in Australia who delivered a …

Crime

Dying Gulf Stream may trigger a global nightmare

Scientists are raising alarm bells after two studies found that the Gulf Stream—an ocean current key to regulating Earth's climate—is the weakest it's been in 1,600 years, the <i>Guardian</i> reports.<p>The culprit is apparently melting sea ice and glaciers, which inject fresh water into the North Atlantic …

Global Warming

Former Trump lawyer says he warned the President that Cohen could turn against him

<b>(CNN) —</b> Jay Goldberg, a longtime lawyer for Donald Trump -- who negotiated Trump's divorces from Ivana Trump and Marla Maples decades ago -- says he received a call from the President last Friday seeking advice and warned the President to be careful about his longtime friend Michael Cohen, who he …

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Southwest Pilot Who Landed Crippled Plane Is Navy Veteran With ‘Nerves of Steel’

About 20 minutes after takeoff on Tuesday, Capt. Tammie Jo Shults was steering a Southwest Airlines plane toward cruising altitude, generally considered the safest part of a flight. But then the left engine exploded.<p>The blast hurled debris into the side of the plane. A passenger window shattered. …

Military

Want to Improve Your Communication Skills? Stop Saying These 25 Words.

Stop saying these words in the office. You'll improve your communication skills and your coworkers will thank you.<p>For thousands of years, our most powerful tools to change the world and our surroundings have been our words. That’s still true today.<p>From the lines you hear on TV, the commentary you …

Communication Skills

Starbucks will close 8,000 US stores May 29 for racial-bias training

Starbucks says it will close its 8,000 company-owned stores in the United States for one afternoon to educate employees about racial bias.<p>The announcement follows an uproar over the arrest of two black men who were waiting for a friend at a Philadelphia Starbucks last week. The store manager called …

Trespassing

How Veteran Fighter Pilot Tammie Jo Shults Saved Crippled Southwest Flight 1380

Capt. ‘Sully’ Sullenberger could rely on automated help to pull off the ‘Miracle on the Hudson.’ Ex-fighter pilot Tammie Jo Shults saved hundreds of …

Southwest Airlines

The remarkable irresponsibility of Donald Trump's Stormy Daniels tweet

<b>(CNN) —</b> On Wednesday morning, Donald Trump sent a tweet raising questions about the sketch of a man who allegedly harassed a porn star to keep her from talking about a sexual encounter with the current President of the United States aka Donald Trump.<p>Whew.<p>Go back and read that sentence again. Maybe …

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Syria's chemical weapons won't be ignored, says Johnson

<b>The foreign secretary has warned that global powers will not "turn a blind eye" to the use of chemical weapons, a day after US-led strikes in Syria.</b><p>Writing in the Telegraph, Boris Johnson said countries should know President Assad has not "got away with it".<p>It comes after Downing Street published …

Middle East

Is Fortnite going to be ending soon? Rumours circulate that game is shutting down

Fortnite fans have become worried after a rumour started circulating around Twitter claiming that the game would be shutting down.<p>The fears started …

Gaming Industry

A black teen missed the bus to school. When he knocked on a door for directions, a man shot at him.

The 14-year-old was walking to high school after sleeping late and missing the bus, when he decided to ask a neighbor for directions.It was a banal …

Crime

Black teen who wanted directions shot at by white man

DETROIT (AP) — A black 14-year-old boy who got lost in a Detroit suburban neighborhood while trying to get to school was shot at by a white homeowner after knocking on a door to ask directions, prosecutors said Friday, citing home security video and the account of the boy.<p>Jeffery Zeigler, a retired …

Crime

Something weird is happening to the Gulf Stream current

And that could mean trouble.<p>The ocean currents that help warm the Atlantic coasts of Europe and North America have significantly slowed since the 1800s and are at their weakest in 1,600 years, according to new research my colleagues and I have conducted. As we’ve set out in a new study in <i>Nature</i>, …

Global Warming

Here's Everything You Need to Know About How to Have a Clitoral Orgasm

Insertion is overrated.<p>The clitoris, with its 8,000 nerve endings, exists to give you pleasure. A climatic way to enjoy make the most of it is, unsurprisingly, a clitoral orgasm. But what exactly is a clitoral orgasm, and how does it differ from vaginal orgasms? Most importantly, how can you …

Self-awareness

The 4-Step Guide To Getting Over A Sexual Dry Spell

In 1983, sociologist Pepper Schwartz coined the term "lesbian bed death," which is the idea that queer women eventually become so comfortable in …

Extreme Sports

God of War Can Run at 60 Frames per Second on the PS4 Pro

Pro Owners Will Be Able to Decide Between Resolution or Frames<p>Reviews for Sony Santa Monica’s <i>God of War</i> are out now, and they’re singing the game’s …

Gaming Industry

EA brings back in-game purchases for Star Wars Battlefront 2

Crystals can be bought for cosmetics starting April 18<p>Electronic Arts is bringing back real-money purchases to <i>Star Wars Battlefront 2</i> next week. An update for the game arriving April 18 will let players purchase crystals, an in-game currency that players can spend on cosmetic upgrades.<p><i>Battlefront …

Star Wars Battlefront

Report: 2K Games has a new BioShock game in the works

The game reportedly is being developed by an unnamed studio at 2K, something that has only added to morale issues at the neighboring Hangar 13 …

Game Development