Talia Hulslander

71 Flips | 10 Magazines | 4 Likes | 5 Following | @tveronica1 | Keep up with Talia Hulslander on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Talia Hulslander”

Trump and the GOP can absolutely repeal Obamacare — and 22 million people would lose health insurance

The Republican Party, for the first time ever, has a very real shot at repealing Obamacare — and leaving tens of millions of Americans without health insurance coverage.<p>Donald Trump has won the White House. Republicans retained control of the Senate, and they’re expected to keep the House, too. One …

He's Hired! Donald Trump Is Elected 45th President of the United States in Stunning Upset

Republican candidate Donald J. Trump won Tuesday’s presidential election in a shocking victory.<p>The 70-year-old billionaire businessman defeated …

Canada's Immigration Website Goes Down For Hours After U.S. Election

Canada's Immigration and Citizenship website was down for hours Tuesday and Wednesday — apparently due to a spike in searches by Americans reacting to Tuesday's presidential election. Access was cut off on Election Day; the site was brought back online shortly after 10 a.m. ET.<p>Search traffic for …

Canada

Americans google 'how do I emigrate?' as searches for 'end of the world' rise around the planet

Panicked Americans are researching how to emigrate online after early election results pointed to a shock election victory for Donald Trump.<p>There was an explosion in search traffic on Google for terms such as "emigrate" and "how to emigrate to Canada" following the announcement of a series of …

Elections

The Best and Worst States for People With Mental Health Issues, Ranked

A majority of people in the U.S. with mental health issues aren’t getting help, according to Mental Health America's newly released rankings of all …

Mental Health

Brad Pitt's Abuse Investigation Has Reportedly Been Extended to Include Family

Specifically, Angelina Jolie.<p>Brad Pitt has been cooperating with the Los Angeles County Department of Children and Family Services following an incident on September 14 in which he allegedly had a physical and verbal altercation with his 15-year-old son Maddox.<p>According to TMZ, the DCFS have chosen …

How to Stop Hackers From Spying With Your Webcam

You know a security risk is serious when Mark Zuckerberg starts paying attention. While putting tape over your webcam is one surefire way of making …

Effective Alternative Treatments for Generalized Anxiety Disorder

Effective Alternative Treatments for Generalized Anxiety Disorder<p>Updated on June 8, 2018<p>What Anxiety Feels Like<p>What are these constant thoughts that …

School grants Satanic Temple permission to run after-school club for 10-year-olds

A school in Portland, Oregon, has granted approval to a local Satanic Temple’s request to set up an after-school programme for pupils.<p>Children at Sacramento Elementary School, which educates pupils aged between 5 and 10, will have the opportunity to attend the Satanic club’s inaugural meeting on …

10 Things That Don't Make Sense To Introverts

A loud, crowded party? Hard pass.<p>Introverts are falsely known for being standoffish or preferring their own “personal bubble” ― but there’s so much more to being a “quiet” type than that.<p>To love an introvert is to know them (and, yes, respect their space). That means accepting their little quirks. …

Personality

Toilet paper wedding dresses up the ante with feathers, flower crowns and more

It's that time of year again — when hundreds of designers try their hand at creating the ultimate wedding gown out of toilet paper.<p>More than 1,500 people entered the 12th annual Toilet Paper Wedding Dress Contest, presented by Cheap Chic Weddings and Charmin, and this year's grand prize went to Van …

Weddings

Obama selects Labor Board picks

President Barack Obama will nominate Nancy Schiffer and Kent Hirozawa to the National Labor Relations Board, POLITICO has learned.<p>Schiffer is the associate general counsel at the AFL-CIO; Hirozawa is the chief counsel to NLRB Chairman Mark Gaston Pearce and would be nominated to the seat on the …

Florida Man Who Woke Up Speaking Swedish Is ID'd By Sister

One of the odder stories of the day is that of 61-year-old Michael Boatwright, "a Florida man who awoke speaking only Swedish, with no memory of his past, after he was found unconscious four months ago at a Southern California motel," as The Associated Press writes.<p>Now, <i>The Desert Sun</i> in Palm …

Microsoft: U.S. Constitution is 'suffering' from NSA secrecy

Microsoft on Tuesday asked the Obama administration to allow it to reveal details about how it responds to orders from the U.S. government for user account data.<p>Brad Smith, Microsoft's general counsel, sent a strongly worded letter to Attorney General Eric Holder this afternoon saying there is "no …

Holder speaks out against 'Stand Your Ground' laws after Zimmerman verdict

Attorney General Eric Holder took aim Tuesday at "Stand Your Ground"-style laws — such as the one that figured into the George Zimmerman case — saying they may encourage violence and "undermine public safety."<p>"It's time to question laws that senselessly expand the concept of self-defense and sow …

Americans Own Nearly Half of the Privately Owned Guns on Earth

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>How a Deal Came Together to Save the Filibuster<br>• Florida's Problem with Racial Politics Go Far Past …

Twinkies Hit Store Shelves and Fans Cry Foul Over Size

Twinkies' fans are claiming that the new snack cakes are smaller than when they were last on shelves.<p>New Twinkies boxes list the snack cakes as having 270 calories and a weight of 77 grams for two cakes, or 135 calories and 38.5 grams for one cake. In comparison older Twinkies were 150 calories and …

Food

Voice of America could air in the US as anti-propaganda law is dropped

The United States government operates an entire network of broadcasters that distribute news in languages from English to Uzbek, but an "anti-propaganda" law has prevented their news from being aired domestically — until now. Earlier this month a legal change went into effect that many are worried …

14 arrested after Zimmerman verdict protest in L.A. turns violent

Los Angeles police arrested 14 people overnight for failing to disperse after hundreds of protesters splintered off a peaceful demonstration in the Crenshaw district and began stomping cars and breaking windows.<p>“It started off as a peaceful protest at Leimert Park,” said<p>LAPDOfficer Bruce Borihanh. …

83 Asiana crash survivors plan to sue airline, Boeing

Eighty-three survivors of the crash of Asiana Flight 214 this month have taken the first step toward suing the airline and the plane's manufacturer.<p>A Chicago law firm filed court documents Monday demanding that Boeing Co., which made the 777 airliner that crashed July 6 in San Francisco, turn over …

Stevie Wonder to Boycott Florida After Zimmerman Verdict

Following the acquittal last weekend of George Zimmerman in the shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, Stevie Wonder says he won’t perform in …

Rolling Stone Portrays Alleged Boston Bomber As Dreamy Teen Heartthrob

On the front of the magazine is Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the surviving member of the duo of brothers alleged to have carried out the attacks on the Boston Marathon.<p>Three people were killed and more than 260 were injured in the blasts.<p>The cover story is titled "Jahar's World" and is described as "a …

Colombia President Santos meets surrendered ELN rebels

<b>Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos has met 30 rebels of the ELN, the country's second largest armed group, who laid down their arms.</b><p>Mr Santos called the development "a great step towards peace".<p>The ELN, or National Liberation Army, is not part of the peace talks with Colombia's largest rebel …

2,500 inmates still on hunger strike, Lancaster on lockdown

SACRAMENTO -- The number of California inmates continuing a statewide hunger strike hovered at 2,500 on Tuesday, as prison medical workers worked to finish the first round of health checks.<p>Corrections officials Tuesday confirmed parts of the California State Prison near Lancaster had been on at …

Sabre rocket engine could open up access to space as never before

Imagine taking off from a runway as you would in a normal aeroplane but flying so high and so fast that when you unclip your seatbelt, you float around the cabin. Look out of the windows: on one side is the inky blackness of deep space, while on the other is the electric blue of your home planet, …

Astronaut Nearly Drowns on Spacewalk

Astronaut Luca Parmitano nearly drowned during his spacewalk this morning, NASA officials said during a press conference this afternoon.<p>During his …

Zimmerman juror: Travyon 'played a huge role' in own death

Juror B-37 says Trayvon Martin "could have walked away and gone home" after he was followed by George Zimmerman.<p>A juror who has been vocal since the acquittal of George Zimmerman said Tuesday night that Trayvon Martin "played a huge role" in his own death.<p>"When George confronted him . . . he could …

CVS, Walgreens, Stop & Shop Won't Sell Rolling Stone's Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Issue

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p><i>Rolling Stone</i> decided to make a profile of Boston bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev the cover story of their …