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The Silence of Rex Tillerson

Sooner or later, someone needs to explain what Trump’s foreign policy is. But the secretary of state does not seem to understand his job.<p><i>Updated on April 4 at 4:35 p.m. ET</i><p>One would not expect the secretary of defense routinely to inspect the sentries and walk point on patrols, but, in effect, that …

Trump tweets can't stop Russia stories

As Donald Trump tries to deflect on Twitter, two new stories detail ties between Trump world and Russia – and in one case, an actual Russian spy. …

John W Dean contrasts Donald Trump with Richard Nixon – video

The former White House counsel to President Richard Nixon discusses the differences between Nixon and Donald Trump. While there are ‘echoes’ of Nixon in Trump’s presidency, John W Dean says: ‘President Nixon was well-schooled in the presidency before he arrived in it … His campaign transition was …

Donald Trump

Kushner, Ivanka Trump face ethical land mines ahead

WASHINGTON (AP) — Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump, presidential relatives with powerful White House jobs, can help shape America's foreign and …

Donald Trump

Trump’s Bad Deal With China

The early signs suggest Xi Jinping will run the table at Mar-a-Lago.<p>One of Donald Trump’s winning themes on the campaign trail was the notion that nobody was better suited to getting a better deal from China than the man who literally wrote a book on how to win at the negotiating table—his 1987 …

China

If You Don't Know Much About Cybersecurity, You're Not Alone

The Pew Research Center conducted a survey to discover what Americans know about personal cybersecurity. The results are troubling. Most people know very little which makes them vulnerable when they go online.<p>The Pew survey was designed to paint a broad picture of general knowledge about …

Information Systems

The Year Nixon Fell Apart

The year was 1970, and the paranoid, stressed president starting drinking, stealing away from the White House and, eventually, going after his enemies.<p>We know what happened in the spring of 1972: Five men broke into the Democratic National Committee headquarters, were caught and arrested, and …

Kent State

President Trump’s chaotic, leaky, feud-filled past 24 hours, explained

There’s so much going on that it’s almost impossible to keep up.<p>Even for President Donald Trump, the past 24 hours have been tumultuous.<p>There was the court ruling that kept his most sweeping policy initiative (thus far) frozen. There was the ethical breach by a top aide who promoted Trump’s …

Donald Trump

Millennials have taken over the American workforce

If you’re one of those who considers the millennial generation a bunch of entitled, narcissistic, know-it-alls, I have bad news for you: there’s more …

8 Beauty Secrets Straight from Royalty

Oooh we'll never be royals...but we can certainly beautify like them.<p>Royals, whether by birth or by marriage, know a thing or two about beauty. Think about it—their faces are plastered pretty much everywhere, whether painted in portraits or snapped for sites, and scrutinized/admired to no end. …

Peyton Manning plays dumb when asked about Tom Brady and Deflategate

For the past four months, high-profile, active NFL quarterbacks have mostly remained mum on the subjects of Tom Brady, the inflation of footballs and the general comedy that is Deflategate. But when they are asked about it and can’t avoid the topic, what they don’t say it just as interesting as …

NFL

No Sinks. No Soap. Not Even a Tissue!

This is my confession. I am not of a faith that weekly goes to the confessional. I am of a religion that fesses up to our sins once a year and even though now is not the time, I must get the following off my chest and be absolved of my indiscretions. To my former self who I would describe as …