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Michael Bloomberg Calls Donald Trump a Con Man

Michael Bloomberg, the self-made billionaire and former Republican mayor of New York City, on Wednesday night told the Democratic National Convention …

Fact checking the third day of the 2016 Democratic National Convention

The highlights of the third day of the Democratic National Convention were speeches by President Obama, Vice President Biden and vice presidential nominee Tim Kaine. Here’s a roundup of some of the most noteworthy claims that were made. As is our practice, we do not award Pinocchios for a roundup …

Democratic National Convention

Obama signals his intent to fight Trump to the end

"There's not a liberal America and a conservative America," Barack Obama said in his first Democratic convention speech, exactly 12 years ago tonight, in Boston. "There's the United States of America."<p>Obama didn't repeat those lines in his long and plaintive sermon to Americans at this year's …

Barack Obama

Diet, Nutrition and Exercise Simplified - 9 Steps to Make You Lose Weight Easily!

Are you tired of reading diet books or exercise books that are hundreds of pages long with even more pages worth of recipes or workout routines? I …

Stephen Colbert Didn’t Have To Think Too Hard About What He’d Ask Donald Trump On ‘The Late Show’

This year’s election season has been one of the most bizarre in recent memory, with Donald Trump dominating the news cycle and leaving at least half of the country baffled and afraid. For late night hosts like Stephen Colbert, it has been especially odd, with Colbert having a more prominent role in …

Trevor Noah: ‘Embarrassing’ That Trump vs. Hillary Is Even a Contest

On night three of the DNC, The Daily Show’s Trevor Noah explains why there’s really only one option in 2016.<p>Now that the Republican National …

Bill Clinton

Proposed rules would limit harassment by debt collectors

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is taking its first step toward reining in debt collectors, releasing an early outline of rules aimed at preventing them from harassing consumers and trying to collect debts that don't exist.<p>The proposal, which will be discussed Thursday at a CFPB hearing in …

Finance

Earth - It took centuries, but we now know the size of the Universe

"Let us go rambling about the Universe." This is the invitation that American astronomer Harlow Shapley gave to an audience in Washington DC in 1920. He was taking part in the so-called Great Debate with fellow scientist Heber Curtis on the scale of the Universe.<p>Shapley believed that our Milky Way …

Universe

Senate close to votes on gun-control measures but no bipartisan agreement in sight

The Senate is expected to vote Monday on a series of competing gun-control measures that will highlight the continuing divide between Democrats and Republicans over how Congress should respond to mass shootings.<p>All are likely to fail as the two parties largely retreat to their respective corners on …

Guns

Dozens of Nigerian army officers fired over corruption

LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria is firing dozens of senior officers accused of corruption and the theft of billions of dollars meant to buy arms to …

Africa

Archaeologist points to hidden monument in Jordan's Petra

AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — Satellite and drone images have led to a new discovery in the ancient city of Petra — a massive man-made stone platform hidden …

Archaeology

Elon Musk's ambitious prediction for the future of humankind is awe-inspiring

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