Western Riding

North Korea threatens to make Japan and U.S. bases 'disappear'

North Korea on Monday issued veiled threat of a nuclear strike on Japan, vowing to make the country “disappear at once” if Tokyo continues with what …

North Korea

Breaking in a New Western Saddle

Question!<p><b>How do I “break in” my new western saddle?</b><p><b>And what do I do about the stirrups?</b> They are pointing out instead of to the front! Getting a new …

Horseback Riding

Corralling The Fire And Fury President

Cross-posted from TomDispatch.com<p>Speaking of the situation on the Korean peninsula, he predicted that there would be “the greatest slaughter.” He later requested 34 nuclear weapons for possible use in connection with the Korean situation. He would later claim that he had considered dropping “30 to …

War

UK households feel the pinch as budget nears, Christmas sales seen down

LONDON (Reuters) - British households felt more of a squeeze on their finances this month, a survey by data firm IHS Markit showed on Monday, and …

Economy

Cloud hosting - an absolute must for 2018

For seasoned IT service providers, the rise and success of cloud hosting have had significant implications. Once upon a time, users used to rely on …

Cloud Computing

Partners

Already have an account?<p>Invite your friends to give Uber a spin. When they take their first ride, you’ll get a free ride in return. You’ll be riding …

Horseback Riding

News Highlights: Top Financial Services News of the Day

If There Is a Bubble, It's in Bitcoin<p>If the markets are at a top, bitcoin has scaled the highest peak, rising more than 700% this year and powering through multiple sharp corrections.<p>GOP Steams Ahead With Tax Overhaul<p>Republicans are powering tax overhaul plans through Congress with remarkable …

Wells Fargo

Subways May Be the Latest Casualty of China's Crackdown on Debt

China’s frenzied construction of subway systems in cities all over the country may be easing, amid reports funding has been pulled for some projects …

China

Police question Israeli leader over corruption accusations

JERUSALEM (AP) — Police have arrived at the official residence of Israel's prime minister in what is believed to be part of an investigation into corruption allegations.<p>Police have previously questioned Benjamin Netanyahu over allegations that he received gifts from Hollywood and business figures. …

World News

No. 2 Texas A&M Falls at No. 5 Oklahoma State, 10-8

By: <b>Texas A&M Media Relations</b><p><b>STILLWATER, Okla. –</b> The No. 2 Texas A&M equestrian team suffered a 12-8 loss Sunday at No. 5 Oklahoma State at Totusek …

College & University

Wall Street and Trump are about to kill the CFPB, the only government agency that effectively polices bank scams, crimes and frauds

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (previously) is practically the only US regulator we can be proud of -- founded by Elizabeth Warren before …

Richard Cordray

No. 1 Georgia equestrian finishes fall season undefeated with 13-7 win over Delaware State

The No. 1 ranked Georgia equestrian team finished the fall half of their season undefeated after defeating Delaware State 13-7 on Friday. The win was …

Athens, GA

The benefits of riding fixed gear

Olympic gold medallist and three-time world champion Dani King explains the benefits of riding a fixed gear bike.<p>How to master a fixed gear …

Senate Tax Bill Could Prove Costlier Than Official Estimate

The Joint Committee on Taxation (JCT) estimates that Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch’s revised tax bill would lose $1.4 trillion …

Robert Byrd

When you should run an NTP daemon on your servers

Yesterday I made the case for why you mostly shouldn't run an NTP daemon and should instead synchronize time on your servers through periodic use of …

Linux

15,000 scientists say threats to planet now ‘far worse’

Twenty-five years after global scientists issued a “warning to humanity” about dangers to the environment, a new update says most of the planet’s …

Climate

No Storage, No Problem: An Instant-Film Camera for the Win

While our camera phones and social media feeds might be the easiest way to take and show off our personal pics these days, there's still plenty of …

Photography

The First Fall

Every parent’s first concern when his or her child starts to ride is the first fall. This concern is not unwarranted because falling off comes with …

Horses

British retailers cool on “Black Friday”, the American sales bonanza

JUST as Christmas seems to come earlier each year, so it is with Black Friday, the post-Thanksgiving frenzy of discounts and fisticuffs in the …

Economics

Nigeria:Crude Oil Suffers Setback As More Traders Opt for U.S. Blend

(Photo: Vanguard)Nigeria's crude oil is under serious pressure at the international market, as Asian refiners have increasingly been moving away from …

Oil

Have you got the right winter jacket?

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Stranger – Riding Up Stairs At The Beach

Join Eric Lichtenberger and Rich Hirsch for a casual session by the beach for the latest Stranger edit. Eric always kills everything he rides. That …

BMX

Training Programs and Reporting Systems Won’t End Sexual Harassment. Promoting More Women Will

We already know how to reduce sexual harassment at work, and the answer is actually pretty simple: Hire and promote more women. Research suggests that this solution addresses two root causes of harassment.<p>First, as a raft of studies has shown, harassment flourishes in workplaces where men dominate …

Gender

France, Germany urge more action on climate after Trump quits

BONN, Germany (Reuters) - The leaders of Germany and France promised to limit the use of coal on Wednesday and urged more global action to combat global warming after U.S. President Donald Trump pulled out of the 2015 Paris agreement.<p>German Chancellor Angela Merkel and France’s President Emmanuel …

Climate

How Come Roy Moore Didn’t Know Any Better?

We were going to have this conversation one of these days — if you consider a barrage of claims, assertions, denials, and calls for resignation a …

Conservative View

Trump is shifting to realpolitik foreign policy: Scholar

The possible appointment of the CIA chief as secretary of state is in line with Trump’s shift to a realpolitik foreign policy, Professor Dennis Etler …

Foreign Policy

Riyadh’s Lebanon intervention driven by wish to curb Hizbollah

, Middle East Correspondent<p>The shock resignation of Lebanon’s prime minister this month, apparently under pressure from Saudi Arabia, is widely seen …

Middle East

New film exposes how for-profit colleges exploit veterans and single moms - MarketWatch

A little bit more than an hour into “Fail State,” a documentary about the rise of for-profit colleges, Jennifer Wilson, a graduate from one of these …

Business

“Time Is Running Out”: 15,000 World Scientists Have A Message For Us & It’s Very Scary

Around 15,000 scientists from all over the world have come together to warn humanity about its failing fate and inescapable misery. Source: …

Oregon State University

BoE to stretch out horizon for reining in inflation due to Brexit

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - The Bank of England will stretch out the horizon over which it plans to rein in inflation to support Britain's economy as it adjusts to the country's exit from the European Union, BoE Governor Mark Carney said on Tuesday.<p>"These are exceptional circumstances that the UK is …

Economy