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Fraud or incompetence? Chicago voting numbers don’t add up.

The integrity of the ballots cast in Chicago during the 2016 election has been called into question by the chairman of the Chicago GOP, and now the Chicago Board of Elections has until Sept. 8 to prove the accuracy of the vote counts.<p>After filing an open records request back in January, Chris …

Explosive report reveals org behind Trump dossier has strong ties to Hillary Clinton & Democrats

A “secretive Washington firm” that supports Hillary Clinton is behind the creation and promotion of the unverified intelligence report on President Donald Trump, colloquially known as the “Trump dossier,” according to New York Post report.<p>That firm, Fusion GPS, is now at the center of an …

New documents reveal Democrats urged Obama to respond to Russian hacking — but chose to do nothing for months

New documents revealed Friday that former President Barack Obama was urged by Democratic senators in late 2016 to take action against Russia for their apparent cyber meddling in the 2016 election, but failed to do so for weeks.<p>According to documents obtained by Operation 45, a pro-government …

The Agent Orange of Iraq and Afghanistan

Perhaps the most literal consequence of the U.S. presence in Iraq and Afghanistan shows up in soldier's lungs, and what they cough up.<p>Around 60,000 veterans have suffered from the effects of massive burn pits set up near military camps in the Middle East. They're operated by military contractors, …

23 and Me: My Favorite Edible Plants to Grow in Shade

In my first New York garden I grew rooftop crops in all-day sun: eggplants, cucumbers, tomatoes—sunrise-to-sunset stuff. Two moves later, losing sun …

Gardening

Common Causes of Heel Pain: Baxter Nerve Compression, Plantar Fasciitis, Fat Pad Atrophy, Achilles Tendonitis, And Stress Fractures Of The Calcaneus

<b>Heel Pain</b> (Figure 1)<p>Patients often complain of heel pain and there are several common causes of that pain. A correct diagnosis of the cause is essential to render the most appropriate treatment.<p><b>Common Causes Of Heel Pain:</b><p>1. Baxter nerve compression (Figure 2)<p>2. Plantar fasciitis (Figure 2)<p>3. Fat …

Pain

6 Things That Happened When I Replaced All My Beauty Products With Coconut Oil

It's a portable pain in the butt.<p>Early Spring/Shutterstock<p>The only way coconut oil works as a multi-tasking beauty Band-Aid is if you make it easy to use, and I quickly learned commuting to the kitchen every time I needed a spritz, dab, or drop was not convenient. Reluctant to buy a different jar …

2016 Conference USA Schedule Announced

beIN SPORTS<p>beIN SPORTS is happy to announce the Fall programming schedule for the 2016 Conference USA Football season beginning on September 3rd. The …

Huma Abedin’s mom linked to shocking anti-women book

As secretary of state, women’s-rights champ Hillary Clinton not only spoke at a Saudi girls school run by her top aide Huma Abedin’s ­anti-feminist …

America Should Make The Poor Richer By Abolishing Food Stamps

Not that food stamps are actually called food stamps any more, it’s a Link card or the like with SNAP benefits on it. However, it is true that America can and should make the poor richer by simply abolishing food stamps or SNAP. Give poor people the cash instead that is – I am not suggesting that …

Freshen Up Your Landscape with a Fountain - Aquascape, Inc.

Call to mind your favorite vacation spot or shopping center. Chances are they possess some type of water feature to attract and captivate you. …

Outdoor Spaces

Clinton's State Dept. calendar missing scores of entries

WASHINGTON (AP) — An Associated Press review of the official calendar Hillary Clinton kept as secretary of state identified at least 75 meetings with longtime political donors, Clinton Foundation contributors and corporate and other outside interests that were not recorded or omitted the names of …

Why the ‘lone-wolf’ terrorist is a myth

President Obama says don’t worry, the Orlando terrorist was just another “lone actor” operating in isolation, unconnected to any larger group of …

Terrorism

The Lovely Scent of Relaxing Essential Oils - Health and Wellness

Whatever your favorite means of relaxation, aromatherapy can enhance the soothing and restorative effects. Whether you choose a bath, nap, massage, …

The scandal in Washington no one is talking about

The deadly-but-forgotten government gun-running scandal known as “Fast and Furious” has lain dormant for years, thanks to White House stonewalling …

EVERYTHING BUT THE HOUSE | Online Estate Sales

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Georgia’s hospitals look to avoid financial catastrophe

You don’t have to look far to see the impact of Georgia’s hospital crisis. Five rural medical centers have closed since 2013 and nearly two thirds of …

15 Healthy Home Remedies

Home remedies can sometimes range from the super practical to the downright bizarre. I recently saw someone ask on Facebook if anyone had experience …

What a mathematically incorrect Facebook meme gets right about the lottery

An Arkansas rapper casually solved American poverty this week with the simple post of a Facebook meme.<p>"Powerball 1.3 billion ÷ U.S. pop 300 million," …

The incredible shrinking middle class: Half the country is either living in poverty or damn near close to it

New reports indicate two thirds of Americans can no longer afford to fix their cars. Our Congress should be ashamed<p>Paul Buchheit<p>December 23, 2015 8:30am (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>Recent reports have documented the growing rates of impoverishment in the U.S., and new …

Income Inequality

Transparent? Government Spending Billions On PR Machine That Blocks Access to Public Information

Though President Barack Obama has said he created “the most transparent administration in history,” evidence contradicting that narrative has piled …

Where To Find Fallout 4's Best Power Armor

Missing <i>Fallout 4’s</i> most powerful armor is pretty easy, given that it’s inside of an unmarked building. Here’s how you can find it.<p>What you’re looking …