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Former 49ers safety Eric Reid reportedly files collusion grievance against the NFL

During the 2016 season, former San Francisco 49ers safety Eric Reid joined his former teammate, Colin Kaepernick , in kneeling during the national …

CNN investigation: 103 Uber drivers accused of sexual assault or abuse

After an evening of cocktails in San Diego, a woman got into the back of an Uber for a ride home. She was so intoxicated she had to ask the driver to …

6 Things I Wish I’d Known About Fatherhood When My Kids Were Still Young

Some advice from a dad who's been there.<p>Here’s the shocking thing about being a dad: One day, just when you’ve started to get good at the job, your …

Parenting

North and South Korea agree to work toward ‘common goal’ of denuclearization

GOYANG, South Korea — The leaders of North and South Korea made bold pledges Friday to work toward a “common goal” of denuclearizing their peninsula …

Slipping discs: music streaming revenues of $6.6bn surpass CD sales

Popularity of services such as Spotify outstrips traditional formats for first time<p>Streaming music revenues surpassed income from the sale of traditional formats for the first time last year, as the booming popularity the service puts the survival of the CD at risk.<p>Revenue from music fans paying …

Kendrick Lamar

How to speed up your internet and stop your ISP tracking you

Your entire DNS browsing history can be recorded by your ISP, and will soon be sold to anyone who wants it.<p>DNS is what sends you to the correct site when you browse the internet, but it is also non-encrypted, and reveals your entire browsing history. Your browser’s private mode does nothing, and …

Information Security

In reaction to Trump, millions of Americans are joining protests and getting political

Tens of millions of Americans have joined protests and rallies in the past two years, their activism often driven by admiration or outrage toward President Trump, according to a Washington Post-Kaiser Family Foundation poll showing a new activism that could affect November elections.<p>One in five …

Rights & Freedoms

The four days in 1968 that reshaped D.C.

Disable animations<p>The day had been warm and breezy, with a high near 70. But the teeming intersection of 14th and U streets was tense. There had been an ugly fight there two days before. Objects had been thrown at police, and two arrests had been made. As the sun set, this cultural and financial …

Justice

Steven Spielberg Is Interested In Indiana Jones Being Played By A Woman

Harrison Ford has been playing Indiana Jones since <i>Raiders of the Lost Ark</i> came out in 1981. He watched a dude get his heart pulled out of his chest in <i>Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom</i>, he met Hitler in <i>Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade</i>, and he whatever the hell this is in <i>Indiana Jones and the</i> …

China joked about Trump’s tariffs: ‘It is only polite to reciprocate.’ Then it did.

BEIJING — The Chinese Foreign Ministry is not known for its sense of humor. But when the Trump administration announced plans to impose $50 billion worth of tariffs, it issued an unusually tart response.<p>On Tuesday, the White House warned that it plans to hit Chinese electronic, aerospace and …

China

Venture Catalysts: The 36 Women Secretly Breaking Up Silicon Valley's Old Boys' Club

Silicon Valley

'Great Pacific garbage patch' is bigger than France, Germany and Spain COMBINED - and growing at rapid rate

AN enormous floating dump of plastic waste in the Pacific ocean is now bigger than France, Germany and Spain combined.<p>It is growing rapidly, as more …

Box Office: 'Black Panther' Tops 'Dark Knight' To Become America's Mightiest Hero

‘Black Panther’ Black Panther is already a member of the $1 billion+ worldwide club. And now the Ryan Coogler-directed superhero flick is a member of …

Warren Buffett says Republican tax cut 'delivered' $29bn to his company

Warren Buffett on Saturday reported a record quarterly and annual profit for his Berkshire Hathaway conglomerate, thanks in part to a $29.1bn boost “delivered” by the Republican tax cut.<p>In his annual letter to shareholders, the billionaire investor wrote: “Berkshire’s gain in net worth during 2017 …

Investing

What America is getting wrong about three important words in the Second Amendment

On Wednesday night, CNN hosted a town hall about gun violence with members of the community of Parkland, Florida, which only a week earlier had experienced a mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School. Seventeen students and teachers lost their lives.<p>The town hall was remarkable in many …

Guns

Mary J. Blige, Miguel, Sufjan Stevens, Common among Oscars music performers

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The original singers of the year's five Oscar-nominated songs will reprise their performances live on the Oscar stage.<p>Academy Awards producers said Friday that supporting actress nominee Mary J. Blige, Common, Andra Day, Gael Garcia Bernal, Miguel, Natalia Lafourcade, Keala …

Mary J. Blige

U.S. imposes more North Korea sanctions, Trump warns of 'phase two'

WASHINGTON/SEOUL (Reuters) - The United States said on Friday it was imposing its largest package of sanctions to pressure North Korea to give up its nuclear and missile programs, and President Donald Trump warned of a "phase two" that could be "very, very unfortunate for the world" if the steps …

North Korea

‘We have to harden our schools’: Trump makes arming teachers his top safety goal

President Trump aligned ­himself with gun rights advocates on Thursday, signaling that his top priority would be arming hundreds of thousands of teachers across the nation in response to last week’s deadly school shooting in South Florida.<p>On Twitter and at a White House event, Trump argued that …

Guns

‘Black Panther’ Tops ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ in Historic Opening

Disney-Marvel’s “Black Panther” is re-writing the record book, topping “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” for the second-highest four-day domestic opening of …

Why Trump’s military parade won't be ‘like the one in France’

The Pentagon and White House are planning a military parade requested by President Trump, breaking with U.S. tradition. (Elyse Samuels/The Washington …

History

Pedro Pan was a program created by the Catholic Welfare Bureau (Catholic Charities) of Miami in December 1960 at the request of parents in Cuba to …

Apple's Legendary Lisa Operating System Is Coming to Your Desktop for Free

Photo: Wikimedia Apple’s Lisa project might be the most loaded chapter in the company’s lore, and thanks to the Computer History Museum, you’ll soon …

Trump Signed 96 Laws In 2017. Here Is What They Do And How They Measure Up

<b>Updated at 11:02 p.m. ET</b><p>When President Trump signed the $1.5 trillion tax cut bill on Friday at the White House, he made a bold claim — that his "legislative approvals" were off the charts. "No. 1 in the history of our country," he said, citing 88 as the number of bills he had signed into law.<p>The …

U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs

Here's what the new Disney/Fox merger looks like

Reproduced from Walt Disney Company; Chart: Axios Visuals Walt Disney Company announced Thursday that it has agreed to acquire the entertainment …

Walt Disney Company

Labor activist Wendy Carrillo will be L.A.'s newest Assembly member

Democratic labor activist Wendy Carrillo won a special election in Los Angeles on Tuesday night and will serve out the term of former assemblyman Jimmy Gomez, who was elected to Congress in a special election earlier this year.<p>Carrillo's opponent, fellow Democrat Luis López, called her to concede …

California

Abbas: Trump Jerusalem Decision Will Ruin Peace Process

President Donald Trump’s decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital city of Israel and beginning the process of relocating the U.S. embassy there …

Read the Full Transcript of TIME's Conversation With President Obama and Misty Copeland

President Barack Obama and ballerina Misty Copeland sat down with TIME reporter Maya Rhodan on Feb. 29 for a conversation about race, gender and …

New missile test shows North Korea capable of hitting all of US mainland

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> North Korea claims to have successfully tested a new type of intercontinental ballistic missile, topped with a "super-large heavy warhead," which is capable of striking the US mainland.<p>The country's state media made the announcement Wednesday, hours after leader Kim Jong Un …

North Korea

New Star Wars: The Last Jedi Footage Features Shocking, Unadulterated Porg Violence

GIF Chewbacca, how dare you. Every day we get closer to The Last Jedi, more and more snippets of footage come out. But today, dear reader instead of …