Elise Moyer

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Trump's Refusal To Back U.S. Intel Over Russia At Putin Summit Sparks Bipartisan Ire

<b>Updated at 7:13 p.m. ET</b><p>President Trump's effort to reset relations with Russia backfired at home after he failed to side with the U.S. intelligence community over Moscow's interference in the 2016 election. The president's equivocation drew bipartisan condemnation, capping a week in which Trump …

Russia

In 'Macho' Brazil, Fast-Rising Star Marília Mendonça Is Inspiring Women To Push Back

As evening settles in among the cattle farms and soybean fields of southern Brazil, thousands of music fans, many of them young women, are assembling on the landscape. They are gathering amid a giant agricultural fair that's been busy with visitors all day, many of whom have come to buy or sell …

Brazil

EU Hits Google With $5 Billion Fine For Pushing Apps On Android Users

<b>Updated at 9:15 a.m. ET</b><p>The European Commission has fined Google $5 billion for violating the European Union's antitrust rules — specifically, by forcing manufacturers of Android phones to install the Google search app and the Chrome Web browser.<p>"Google has used Android as a vehicle to cement the …

Android News

Investigation: Patients' Drug Options Under Medicaid Heavily Influenced By Drugmakers

Eight months pregnant, the drug sales representative wore a wire for the FBI around her bulging belly as she recorded conversations with colleagues at a conference in Chicago. Her code name? Pampers.<p>Her company, drugmaker Warner Chilcott, was using payments and perks to get doctors to prescribe its …

Health Care

Readers have spoken: This is Seattle’s best burger spot

Plus: Some other local spots readers love (that we didn't include in the bracket of 32). So many great burgers in this city!

Burgers

A night behind home plate with Marlins Man, ‘the greatest thing that’s ever happened to baseball’

Marlins Man is calling me from his rental car.<p>“I’m here. I landed,” he says. His plane was stuck in St. Louis an extra 2 1/2 hours. He is making a beeline from Reagan National Airport to Nationals Park. It is rush hour. “This wasn’t supposed to happen. I don’t like to do it this way.”<p>You would …

Commercial Real Estate

There is good health and fitness advice on the web—here's how to find it

Don't just assume that sore throat is a sign of cancer.<p>At times, we all rely on the internet to diagnose our symptoms. But finding trustworthy health advice isn't easy. For every website that blames your sore throat on allergies, there's an app that thinks it might be cancer. Among the vast …

Public Health

Bill Skarsgård: Hollywood’s Current (and Creepiest) “It” Boy in Summer’s Hottest Style

He isn’t a villain—he just plays one exceedingly well, especially as a cannibalistic clown in the It reboot. Here, Sweden’s next big acting export shows that when it comes to killer summer style, nothing gives you an edge like jet-black suits, jackets, and overcoats.<p>Not long after donning the …

Stephen King

France's 19-year-old wonderkid is donating his World Cup winnings to charity — and the total could be more than $500,000

Kylian Mbappé had a World Cup that made pundits drool.<p>The 19-year-old scored four goals in seven games and dazzled spectators with his mercurial pace and composure under pressure — and it helped France to victory.<p>Mbappé's wages are estimated by Sports Illustrated to be around £17,000 ($22,500) per …

Soccer

It Is Legal For Kids To Work On Tobacco Farms, But It Can Make Them Sick

In the U.S., children under the age of 18 are legally barred from purchasing cigarettes or other tobacco products. But they are allowed to harvest tobacco on farms.<p>Despite a worldwide decline in production, tobacco remains North Carolina's most valuable crop. In 2017, the total value of tobacco …

Human Rights

To Improve Treatments, Researchers Want To Hunt For Clues In Medical Records

When you go to your doctor's office, sometimes it seems the caregivers spend more time gathering data about you than treating you as a patient.<p>Electronic medical records are everywhere – annoying to doctors and intrusive to patients.<p>But now researchers are looking to see if they can plow through …

Cancer

Why Etsy, Inc. Stock Soared 106.3% in the First Half of 2018

A swing into profitability, encouraging user engagement, and new monetization initiatives have made Etsy one of 2018's big winners.<p>What …

Investing

Papers stolen in a daring Israeli raid on Tehran archive reveal the extent of Iran’s past weapons research

TEL AVIV —New details from a trove of Iranian nuclear documents stolen by Israeli spies early this year show that Tehran obtained explicit …

Emboldened by Trump, Proud Boys’ confrontations raise concerns in the Northwest

The Proud Boys, a right-wing men’s group, is claiming a higher profile role in the region, with two members involved in a confrontation outside the …

Rights & Freedoms

Antarctic Exploration Vessel Which Should Be Named Boaty McBoatface But Tragically Isn't Launches

The RSS Sir David Attenborough—the polar exploration vessel that, in April 2016, participants in an internet poll overwhelmingly voted to christen …

Antarctica

Venmo, the People Are Begging for a 'Cancel Payment' Button

We all make mistakes, but some are worse than others. Make a typo in a text message? No big deal. But if you accidentally tap the “0" one too many …

Wall Street

These are the hair ties a stylist swears by for every situation

Gone are the days when holding up your hair with a thin, flimsy elastic would cut it. Today, there’s a staggering amount of options for holding your …

Trump Staffer Forced Out After Daring to Stand up for Refugees

Since John Bolton took over the National Security Council in April, he has fired or forced the resignation of several top staffers, in what many …

Donald Trump

Airlines prepare for flying in hotter temps as climate change brings more extreme heat

It's less than a month into the summer and triple-digit temperatures have already shattered records in many cities across the country, like around …

aerophile

As need soars, schools rally behind families in Vancouver, Wash. — and other cities take notice

As student poverty rates soared in “America’s Vancouver,” school officials converted more than half of the district’s campuses into one-stop shops …

seattletimes

‘This would have been an unsurvivable event’: When a glacier crumbles on Mount Rainier

Recent icefall on Mount Rainier has rattled seismographs, and perhaps the nerves of a few climbers, after collapses on the Ingraham Glacier beginning …

Mountaineering

Mueller injects new drama into Trump’s European whirlwind

New election meddling indictments from the special counsel landed as Trump met the queen—and days before he sees Russian President Vladimir Putin.<p>WINDSOR CASTLE — The Range Rover inched slowly along the gravel path toward the castle, delivering President Donald Trump to the regal encounter he’d …

Donald Trump

Revolution in quake detection technology

<b>Earthquakes may now become easier to detect than ever before, with the aid of developing technology.</b><p>Researchers in Iceland have successfully used an existing fibre-optic communications cable to assess seismic activity.<p>Such cables are laid beneath the ground in countries around the world, to supply …

Geology

US Senior Women's Open: JoAnne Carner, age 79, shoots her age at Chicago Golf Club

And yet on Thursday, Garner, known as JoAnne Gunderson for the beginning of her career, turned 79 this year on the Wednesday before the Masters, and …

Hunting the Con Queen of Hollywood: Who's the "Crazy Evil Genius" Behind a Global Racket?

For more than a year, some of the most powerful women in entertainment — including Amy Pascal, Kathleen Kennedy, Stacey Snider and a 'Homeland' …

San Andreas

Policy Wonk Paul Ryan Pretends Not to Know How the Constitution Works

The Speaker of the House falsely claimed there’s nothing he can do about Trump’s tariffs.<p>Since <b>Donald Trump</b> began to indiscriminately slap tariffs on countries around the world with zero regard for the consequences, much like a giant, angry baby splashing water out of a bathtub, Republicans have put …

Donald Trump

Great, a Poop-Borne Swimming Pool Parasite Can Survive Chlorine Now

It's the stuff of pool party nightmares.<p>Somewhere in America this summer, a small child will have a diarrhea incident in a pool. The kid will freeze, …

Swimming Pools

Pig Who Ran For Hours To Save His Life Falls In Love With Man Who Helped Him

"He ran up to Alex as if they were old friends. I had tears in my eyes.”<p>All he could do was run for his life.<p>The 500-pound pig bolted down a busy …

Pets

How Manual Focus and Vintage Lenses Made Me a Better Photographer

I have been a commercial and wedding photographer for over 13 years. And from the beginning, I have been using Canon DSLR cameras and a variety of …

Cameras

This Powder Made My Mother’s Gray Hairs Disappear

I dyed my hair blonde a month ago, and it’s clear that from now on, my root-touch-up appointments will dictate my entire schedule. It is mandatory, …

Shopping