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How to Reformat Your Brain

Dear friend,<p>You have in the power to reset, or reformat your brain.<p>Computer<p>If your computer is slow, has a ton of viruses, or is running out of …

Trump considers investigation of international trade partners

By Damian Paletta<p>, Reporter<p>President Trump is considering an executive action that would launch a formal investigation into the way U.S. trading partners use subsidies and a tactic known as “dumping” to skew imports and exports, a White House official said Sunday evening.<p>If signed, the executive …

Exports

Mass Arrests On Inauguration Day Swept Up Journalists And Legal Observers — And Their Phones

Police seized the cell phones and cameras of journalists and legal observers arrested during Inauguration Day demonstrations. Prosecutors have dropped the criminal charges against many of them, but concerns persist about the seizure and possible search of their electronic devices.

Trump administration warns North Korea against provocation

Pivoting off what the White House considers a successful U.S. missile strike in Syria, the Trump administration sent a not-so-subtle message Sunday to North Korea: Don't risk being next.<p>With growing signs that Pyongyang may be preparing a sixth nuclear test, a U.S. aircraft carrier strike force …

North Korea

81 Captivating Travel Photographs From Around the World

Check out top travel contest photos and get inspired to join the 2018 Travel Photographer of the Year contest.<p>Awe-inspiring landscapes, towering cities, and unforgettable cultural moments are some of the scenes entered to the 2016 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year contest. Curious …

Bank earnings galore; Big muscle cars; Will Trump call China a currency manipulator?

<b>1. Bank earnings galore:</b> On Thursday, JPMorgan Chase, Wells Fargo and Citigroup will report their first quarter earnings.<p>JPMorgan's (JPM) fourth quarter profits, reported in January, were better than expected. CEO Jamie Dimon said at the time that his general outlook was rosy. This week, Dimon …

Fox Announces Investigation on Bill O'Reilly Sexual Harassment Claim

Fox News parent Twenty-First Century Fox (fox) said on Sunday it will investigate a sexual harassment claim against TV anchor Bill O’Reilly, who has …

Tillerson, Haley issue differing statements on future of Assad in Syria

By Abby Phillip<p>, Reporter<p>Mike DeBonis<p>, Reporter<p>U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Sunday appeared to offer differing views on the future of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.<p>Their comments highlight the degree to which questions remain about the …

Middle East

Russian tweets raise spectre of war over Syria, and warn G7 against issuing ultimatum

Russia has raised the prospect of war with the West while mocking British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson for cancelling a trip to Moscow in the wake …

Various Artists: Chi-Raq OST Album Review

<i>Chi-Raq</i> suffers from Spike Lee's worst tendencies as a storyteller. The movie attempts to speak on Chicago's heartbreaking gun violence and gang culture, but it's not so much a narrative as a succession of overwrought messages and ham-fisted editorializing bolstered with history and current-events …

R. Kelly

How Grammy-winning rapper Kendrick Lamar went from homeless to top of the hip-hop game

He quit drinking and smoking weed when he was around 16 or 17 and focused on his rap career, something he'd been interested in since watching Dr. Dre and Tupac Shakur film the music video for "California Love."<p>He has since released a number of mixtapes and albums, but it was "good kid, m.A.A.d …