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Memo: Hillary Requires Travel in Private Jet, 1st-Class Tickets, Stenographer

<b>Sheriff Clarke: Hillary's 'Positive Gangs' Comment Shows 'Total Disconnect'</b><p><b>Analysts: Trump Will Need a Half-Billion Dollars to Beat Hillary</b><p><b>Hillary and Bernie's Brooklyn Brawl Makes for the Perfect 'Bad Lip Reading'</b><p>A newly released memo uncovers the specific demands Hillary Clinton tacked on to her …

Sandra Bland Arrest Video Appears Edited

Police dashboard video showing the arrest of Sandra Bland in Prairie View, Texas released Tuesday evening includes a number of continuity issues …

Department of Public Safety

Amber Rose Hits Back At Kanye West's '30 Showers' Diss On Twitter [UPDATE]

<b>UPDATE:</b> Naturally, Amber Rose responded to Kanye West's "30 showers" comments via Twitter:<p><b>PREVIOUSLY</b>: When news broke that Kanye West was going to be on Power 105's The Breakfast Club, fans knew it was going to be good, and in true Kanye-fashion, the rapper didn't disappoint.<p>Following a Twitter war …

Amber Rose

Apple Watch won’t be the digital doctor it could have been

The Apple Watch might have been four years in the making and the most Jony Ive-centric Apple product yet — but the company didn’t get everything it was wishing for from the device.<p>According to a new report from <i>The Wall Street Journal</i>, Apple originally wanted its smartwatch to focus far more …

Richard Sherman

Seth Rogen responds to 'American Sniper' comments

Seth Rogen responded to the outrage incited by a series of tweets he wrote regarding the film "American Sniper" in a statement issued exclusively to the Associated Press on Thursday, saying it wasn't his intent to offend anyone or to say anything with political implications.<p>The actor and filmmaker, …

American Sniper

Why We're Ready for the (X-Men) Apocalypse - The Superhero Show

Beyoncé Is a Role Model for Traditional Marriage

Mike Huckabee and other conservatives keep picking the wrong pop star to demonize.<p>Former Arkansas governor and potential presidential candidate Mike Huckabee isn't mad about Barack and Michelle Obama allowing Sasha and Malia to listen to Beyoncé. He's just confused.<p>“I don't understand how on one …

Marriage

5 Up-and-Coming U.S. Tourism Cities

<i>By Leah Still for ShermansTravel</i><p>Before the rest of the world catches on, discover these five American cities that are gaining traction in the areas of fine arts, fine food, and fine beverages.<p><b>St. Petersburg</b><p>With a celebrated museum devoted to Salvador Dalí and a revamped downtown that's home to …

Travel

Lose Your Belly Fat

Using Aragon's advice, I slashed my body fat in half—down to a lifetime low of 6.8 percent—and sculpted not only the muscles of my midsection, but the ones everywhere else, too. Now it's your turn. Use Aragon's simple 5-step diet plan to finally finish off your gut for good. (And for Aragon's …

President Obama Made One Of History's Greatest Stock Market Calls In March 2009

Barack Obama is having a pretty good month. On Thursday, the Supreme Court voted in favor to uphold the Affordable Care Act, aka Obamacare.<p>You could argue that he's having a pretty good presidency overall. On comedian Marc Maron's podcast on Monday, he listed a bunch of things he accomplished while …

Stock Markets

30 Years Ago Warren Buffett Gave Away The Secret To Good Investing And Correctly Predicted No One Would Listen

In a speech at Columbia Business School, later adapted into an essay, Buffett introduced what he called, "The Superinvestors of Graham-and-Doddsville."<p>Buffett writes:<p><b>"The common intellectual theme of the investors from Graham-and-Doddsville is this: they search for discrepancies between the value</b> …

Investing

How These Parents Went From Sleepless Nights to Pitching a Million-Dollar Business on 'Shark Tank'

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Stephanie and Brett Parker created the Zipadee-Zip out of necessity – and quickly won over thousands of exhausted moms. But getting their company, Sleeping Baby, pitch-perfect for <i>Shark Tank</i> took much more than one good idea.<p>The Parkers' …

Entrepreneurship

FDA To End Full Ban On Blood Donations From Gay, Bisexual Men

As things currently stand, any man who has had sex with another man at any point in the last three decades is generally forbidden from donating blood …

YouTube Faces $1 Billion Lawsuit From Pharrell Williams, the Eagles and Others

A representative for dozens of music superstars, including Pharrell Williams, is telling YouTube that it had better remove about 20,000 videos or …

Pharrell Williams

Devialet’s Hi-Tech “Phantom” Implosion Stereo Sounds Better Than Speakers 20X Its Size

You need a big sub-woofer for big bass, right? Wrong. After 10 years of research, French acoustic engineers as Devialet just unveiled a giant step forward in audio that’s just one foot long. The Phantom is a petite, spherical, all-in-one amplifier and speaker that delivers what audiophiles think …

Cuba says it has a right to grant asylum to US fugitives

HAVANA (AP) — Cuba said Monday that it has a right to grant asylum to U.S. fugitives, the clearest sign yet that the communist government has no intention of extraditing America's most-wanted woman despite the warming of bilateral ties.<p>New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has urged President Barack Obama …

Azealia Banks vs Iggy Azalea: 'Privileged white people shouldn’t steal hip-hop'

Two of hip-hop's biggest female stars have come to public blows over race. Reni Eddo-Lodge explains why this hip-hop battle is so much bigger than these two women<p>Three years ago, rapper Azealia Banks had a viral hit with <i>212</i>, and this year she finally came out with her debut album. But she’s also …

isoHunt now lets anyone launch their own version of The Pirate Bay

Not satisfied with merely launching The Old Pirate Bay, torrent site isoHunt today debuted The Open Bay, which lets anyone deploy their own version of The Pirate Bay online. This is achieved via a new six-step wizard, which the group says requires you to be somewhat tech-savvy and have “minimal …

The creator of Minecraft just outbid Beyoncé and Jay Z on this $70 million megamansion

New kid on the block<p>Back in September, <i>Minecraft</i> creator Markus "Notch" Persson became ludicrously wealthy after Microsoft bought the game for $2.5 billion. And as of this week, he's now the owner of a $70 million megamansion in Beverly Hills, California. According to <i>Curbed</i>, it was all but expected …

Tim Cook “deeply offended” by BBC allegations of poor working conditions in iPhone factories

In a letter to UK staff, Tim Cook is said to have been “deeply offended” by allegations made in a BBC undercover documentary that Apple had broken promises over the working conditions in Pegatron’s iPhone factories in China, reports the <i>Telegraph</i>.<p>In an email to around 5,000 staff across the UK, …

Instagram purges spam fake accounts, costing celebs millions of followers

Instagram has made good on its promise to start purging inactive, fake and spam accounts this December, and it's doing such a great job that users are calling it "Instagram Rapture" or "Instapurge." Celebrities ended up losing a big chunk of their followers, like Justin Bieber whose Belieber count …

Study: More teens are fleeing from Facebook

An iStrategyLabs report from January 2014 caused quite a ruffle among the Facebook top brass and investors, as it indicated that teens are leaving …

NBA scores 2014: Warriors-Thunder marred by Kevin Durant injury and 3 other things we learned

A game that was shaping up to be one of the best this season left us disappointed when Kevin Durant could not return for the second half.<p>The first half was marvelous. It was two Western Conference powers battling back and forth, the Warriors sitting atop the division and the Thunder surging back …

Report: Michigan offers Jim Harbaugh six-year, $48 million deal

Michigan wants Jim Harbaugh so bad that the school is willing to make him the highest paid coach in college football.<p>The Michigan Wolverines really …

College Football

Canadian, World, Politics and Business News & Analysis

FEATURE-EMPTY<p>Energy Kinder Morgan readies for legal action in Trans Mountain pipeline feud Subscriber content<p>Morning Business Briefing How the loonie fares when the VIX spikes. (Well, there’s a reason it’s called the ‘fear index’) Subscriber content<p>Streetwise Flurry of deals in cannabis industry …