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How dangerous are vacations in Mexico?

The most recent US travel warnings for tourists going to Mexico have triggered confusion and criticism. But they are the result of political pressure …

Trump has kept many promises during his first year in office

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump often brags that he's done more in his first year in office than any other president. That's a spectacular …

Health Care

The President In 1885 Didn't Stop Immigrant Friedrich Trump From Coming To America

Donald Trump’s disparaging remarks about immigrants from Haiti, Africa and elsewhere should remind us of an earlier era when the countries of other immigrants were viewed unfavorably, immigrants like Donald Trump’s grandfather, Friedrich Trump.<p>“Friedrich Trump was not leaving home so much as …

Donald Trump

The new rules of dining out: resist table-hogging, tip in cash, don't moan about cakeage

Britain’s restaurants may have become less formal – but modern life has thrown up a new set of etiquette dilemmas. Here are the dos and don’ts of sharing plates, queues, amateur food photography and more<p>The modern British restaurant scene is more casual and popular than ever before. Formal …

24matins.uk

Tech<p>Facebook on Wednesday built on its campaign to prevent the platform from being used to spread dangerous misinformation, saying it will remove...<p>1 …

U.S. Sticks to ICBM Test-Flight Plan Despite North Korea Tensions

The U.S. Air Force is going ahead with two long-planned flight tests of intercontinental ballistic missiles next month despite efforts to damp …

China absence looms over Canada meeting on how to pressure North Korea

(In this Jan 14 story corrects para 6 to show that 17 members of 105-nation Proliferation Security Initiative made the comment, not that comment was from the 17-nation Proliferation Security Initiative)<p>South Korean soldiers stand guard at a check point on the Grand Unification Bridge that leads to …

Eye-opening maps reveal how and where Americans die

To see those patterns, you need more granular data points.<p>The Institutes for Health Metrics and Evaluation has that information. Relying on 2014 government data, IHME offers an online tool that can sort mortality by cause of death, age, sex, location, or any combination of the four, all based on …

Public Health

Life’s complex enough. I fear your next iPhone will make things worse | John Harris

The iPhone X is a thing of beauty, but I wonder about its true value. We’re putting ourselves at the mercy of systems we barely understand<p>It was just before 10am, Pacific time, on Tuesday, and as the crowd gathered at the new Steve Jobs Theatre in California for the launch of Apple’s latest …

'What More Do You Need?'

In What Happened, Hillary Clinton’s latest memoir, the politician has become cautiously diaristic.<p>There’s an anecdote Hillary Clinton tells about the frenzied run-up to the 2016 U.S. presidential election. She was in Scranton, Pennsylvania, campaigning with Joe Biden in his swing-state-set …

Hillary Clinton

蘋果推出iPhone X,定義智能手機新時代?

《發生了什麼》:希拉蕊的坦誠、抗爭與黑色幽默