Archive for the ‘U.S.News’ Category

DNC Chair Underdogs Get Scrappy In Final Debate

The crowded and contentious race to chair the Democratic National Committee has for months been dominated by the frontrunners: former Labor Secretary Tom Perez and Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison.  At a live CNN-sponsored debate in Atlanta on Wednesday night, however, South Bend, Indiana, Mayor Pete Buttigieg and South Carolina Democratic Party Chair Jaime Harrison stood out […]

Joe Scarborough Tells Stephen Colbert Why His Show Won’t Book Kellyanne Conway

Joe Scarborough laid into President Donald Trump on Stephen Colbert’s “Late Show” Tuesday for having a chaotic first month in office. He also addressed during his appearance recent news that his show, “Morning Joe,” would not book Trump advisor Kellyanne Conway. “It got to a point where Kellyanne would keep coming out and everything she said was disproven […]

Rush Limbaugh: Barack Obama ‘Got Everything He Wanted’ Because He’s Black

Right-wing talk-show host Rush Limbaugh claims any legislative success President Barack Obama enjoyed during his first year in office was because of the color of his skin. “You have the first African-American president. You have everybody falling all over themselves to acknowledge that, to reward that,” Rush told Chris Wallace on “Fox News Sunday,” adding:  “Obama […]

Video Released Of Airport Assassination Of Kim Jong Un’s Brother

A Japanese TV network has obtained surveillance videos of what appears to be the shocking assassination last week of the estranged half brother of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in the Kuala Lumpur International Airport. The chilling attack on Kim Jong Nam has raised disturbing questions about motive and how it could have a […]

Steve Bannon’s Cardinal Pal Denies Guam Post Is Pope Punishment

An arch-conservative American cardinal has denied that his sudden posting to Guam in the wake of a Vatican fake news attack on Pope Francis is a punishment from the liberal pontiff. The Vatican dispatched Cardinal Raymond Leo Burke to Guam to be the judge at a trial there of an archbishop who was removed from […]

WATCH: “Finding” the Time to Do Things

Do you have things you’d like to do, but keep putting them off until you “find the time”…? And in today’s busy world, where we are constantly bombarded with different things to give our attention to, how often does that strategy actually work out? Here’s a video to help you stop kidding yourself, and start […]

Trump Vineyard Requests Visas For Still More Foreign Workers

While Donald Trump rails against immigrants and foreign workers taking away American jobs, the Trump Vineyard Estates has filed yet another request for visas for foreign farm workers at its Virginia winery. The application filed last week asks for H-2 worker visa for 23 laborers at $ 11.27 an hour from April through October this year. […]

WATCH: Living in Interesting Times

Ever hear the expression, “May you live in interesting times”…? I think there’s little doubt that we are doing so. I hope this video will help you not only survive but also thrive, no matter the challenges. If you are new to tapping, it will be beneficial to also watch the first episode in the […]

Jimmy Fallon Kills It With Hilarious Donald Trump Presser Spoof

Donald Trump just wants “four more weeks, four more weeks.” On Thursday’s broadcast of “The Tonight Show,” host Jimmy Fallon channeled the president to recreate his earlier press conference. Using a Magic 8-Ball, Trump expertly fielded reporters’ questions before deciding it was time to retire the term “fake news,” and replace it with something more sophisticated […]

How to Embrace the Gift of Criticism

President Bashar Al-Assad: Trump’s Travel Ban Does Not Target Syrians

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad said President Donald Trump’s ban on Syrians entering the United States targeted terrorists, not the Syrian people, appearing to defend the logic of the measure in an interview broadcast on Thursday. Trump last month issued an executive order, since suspended by a U.S. district judge, that temporarily barred […]

Green Beret Shares How to Stay Motivated in Difficult Situations

What are the secrets to staying motivated during emotionally difficult times? originally appeared on Quora – the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.. Answer by Ronald Fry, Speaker, Entrepreneur, Author of Hammerhead Six, on Quora: What are the secrets to staying motivated during emotionally […]

Seth Meyers Mocks Michael Flynn With World’s Shortest Highlight Reel

Seth Meyers looked back at former national security adviser Michael Flynn’s most memorable moments on the job Tuesday. And it didn’t take long. After playing the briefest of highlight reels, the “Late Night” host imagined how Flynn wrote his resignation letter on Monday amid allegations that he discussed the U.S. sanctions against Russia with its ambassador […]

Author Of The Shack Shares Five Tips For Dealing With Grief

What words of wisdom do you have for people who are going through grief or hardship? originally appeared on Quora – the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.. Answer by Wm Paul Young, Author of New York Times Best Seller, The Shack, on Quora: […]

Hillary Clinton Absolutely Burns Michael Flynn With A Single Tweet

Michael Flynn resigned as President Donald Trump’s national security advisor on Monday night, and 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton retweeted a suggestion for a new line of work… at Domino’s Pizza. Flynn and his son, Michael Flynn Jr., had spread conspiracy theories on social media about Clinton, former President Barack Obama and more.  The younger Flynn helped […]

Love Takes Action: An Astrological View

For the past two years, my HuffPost blogs have focused on astrology and the myriad ways this ancient art is helpful and meaningful for life today. I was galvanized by HuffPost’s call for articles under the heading #LoveTakesAction. It is an antidote to the swirling hate around us in these fractious and difficult times and […]

Education Department Drops Web Site On Disabilities Act That Riled DeVos

A Department of Education web site explaining the rights of students under the federal Individuals with Disabilities Education Act has vanished. That’s the same law that confounded new Education Secretary Betsy De Vos during her confirmation hearings. DeVos dodged questioning about the law last month, insisting it was up to individual states on whether to […]

Is It Angels Who Protect Social Entrepreneurs? Because Nobody Else Does…..

“Four corners to my bed Four Angels round my head One to watch, one to pray, And two to take all fears away!” When I was a child I would recite this rhyme before going to bed. Those were the days when we would sleep beneath the stars. Sometimes clouds and trees would take menacing […]

Kate McKinnon’s Creepy Kellyanne Conway Goes Fatal Attraction On ‘SNL’

A smoldering anger, a knife, and a twisted Kellyanne Conway. The “Saturday Night Live” remake of the slasher/stalker movie “Fatal Attraction” with Kate McKinnon playing Donald Trump’s advisor isn’t pretty. McKinnon’s Conway will not be ignored by the press. The “SNL” skit opens with Beck Bennett as CNN’s Jake Tapper returning to his dark home late […]

10 Things Truly Confident People Do Differently

True confidence–as opposed to the false confidence people project to mask their insecurities–has a look all its own. One thing is certain: truly confident people always have the upper hand over the doubtful and the skittish because they inspire others and they make things happen. “Whether you think you can, or you think you can’t–you’re […]

Cartoon Donald Trump’s Bedtime Routine May Give You Nightmares

President Donald Trump’s pre-sleep rituals have received a cartoon makeover. The “Late Show” imagined on Friday what POTUS does before drifting off inside the White House each night. Just don’t let it give you nightmares. Check out the full segment above. type=type=RelatedArticlesblockTitle=Related Coverage + articlesList=589ec37ee4b0ab2d2b157f58,589ebb68e4b0ab2d2b157e8c,589d661be4b094a129e9c5a8,589d92d3e4b0ab2d2b1410c4 – This feed and its contents are the property of The […]

Does Your Vision for Your Life Cause You to Look Up…or Down?

“A rock pile ceases to be a rock pile the moment a man contemplates it, bearing within him the image of a Cathedral.” ~ Antone de Saint-Exupery Several years ago, while in Barcelona, Spain, I had the opportunity to visit Catalan architect, Antonio Gaudi’s, one-of-a kind, “Sagrada Família.” While not officially a “cathedral” because it […]

Music Video About Vaginas Reminds Men They Don’t Control Women’s Bodies

Experts have long held that allowing any form of female genital mutilation to exist is damaging, and regressive. But since some people aren’t convinced of that fact, the nonprofit Integrate UK, which works toward fostering equality and integration, released a catchy music video in December to address the issue. Titled “#MyClitoris,” the video took on […]

Can a dying patient be a healthy person?

By Richard Gunderman, Indiana University and James W Lynch, University of Florida The news was bad. Mimi, a woman in her early 80s, had been undergoing treatment for lymphoma. Her husband was being treated for bladder cancer. Recently, she developed chest pain, and a biopsy showed that she had developed a secondary tumor of the […]

Stephen Colbert Ruthlessly Mocks Trump Over Nordstrom Freakout

“Late Show” host Stephen Colbert lampooned President Donald Trump for his latest tweet about Nordstrom dropping his daughter Ivanka Trump’s clothing line from its store.  Nordstrom cited poor sales as the reason for not buying the brand this season, a move Colbert said any businessman would understand.  “Except one,” he added, referencing Trump’s tweet in […]

Is America Still A Nation of Immigrants?

The letter below was originally written after 9/11 as an open letter to a relative of mine who had worries about migrating to America. But it feels that it is especially relevant to our time. So here it is, revised. Dear Cousin, What is it like to be an immigrant in America these days? Is […]

#ShePersisted Becomes New Battle Cry After Senate Silences Elizabeth Warren

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) unwittingly gave women a new rallying cry when he silenced Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) on Tuesday night. “She was warned. She was given an explanation,” he said. “Nevertheless, she persisted.” #ShePersisted almost immediately began trending on Twitter.  Warren had been attempting to read a letter written in 1986 by […]

Seven Steps to Completely Turn Your Life Around This Year

How can I change my life completely in the next year or two? originally appeared on Quora – the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights. Answer by Max Lukominskyi, CMO at Sliceplanner, on Quora: Changing your life completely is a huge step that requires a major effort. Nonetheless, the […]

Al Qaeda Leader Targeted In Botched Yemen Raid Taunts Donald Trump

A top al Qaeda terrorist targeted in the botched raid on a Yemen compound last month is taunting President Donald Trump, who authorized the strike. “The fool of the White House got slapped at the beginning of his road in your lands,” Qassim al-Rimi said in a message to his followers over the weekend, according to […]

Why You Need to Fire Your Inner Monday Morning Quarterback

It’s no surprise that all of the Monday morning quarterbacks have shown up in full splendor today, following the biggest comeback in Super bowl history. Full disclosure: I’m a lifelong New Englander, but promise not to say something like “Hellooooo, haters”, or “we’re wicked awesome” in a thick PAAHHK the CAAAH Boston accent between sips […]

World’s Saddest Trump Rally Draws Just 8 Supporters

It wasn’t exactly a YUGE turnout.  A rally in support of President Donald Trump and his immigration ban in Portland, Maine on Saturday is drawing attention on social media for all the wrong reasons: only a handful of people showed up, according to footage from local CBS station WGME.  “I’m just kind of letting you […]

How to Find a Love Relationship in 2017

It’s a New Year and if you are open to finding a romantic love relationship, your horoscope could help you understand the kind of person who is most likely to make you happy and inspire your deepest loving feelings. Did you know that your Moon Sign can tell you the type of person who will […]

Florida Dope Haul: Seized Heroin Packets Bear Trump’s Image

Drug enforcement agents in Florida had a weird hail-to-the-chief moment when they seized 5,500 packets of heroin and discovered that some of them were stamped with Donald Trump’s image and name. It was the biggest drug haul ever in Hernando County in central Florida along the western coast. Other packets bore the names and faces […]

FRIENDSHIP

FRIENDSHIP ✨ _________________________ We Travel On Our Different Paths Each Moving On Their Own … The Very Many Ups And Downs The Tests Our Paths Have Shown … Through Many Summers Winters Too Through Many Days And Nights … Through Different Moods Through Different Times Through Different Sounds And Sights … Yet Through These Paths […]

Eminem Goes After Donald Trump On New Big Sean Track

Eminem is once again taking a firm stand against Donald Trump. The Detroit rap star calls the president “a bitch” and vows to “make his whole brand go under” in a verse on Big Sean’s track “No Favors.” It features on Big Sean’s new album “I Decided,” which he released on Friday ― and the song also […]

The Path to Peace

Societal programming tells us that the path to peace is to build walls and defenses, to create barriers to protect our selves, our families, our homes and our countries. But this kind of fear only creates separation, you against me. The path to peace is through love. I’m not talking about the kind of love […]

Veterans Vs. Trump: Pipeline Will Never Be Built, Warriors Vow

U.S. military veterans have thrown down the gauntlet to the Trump administration, vowing that the Dakota Access Pipeline will “not be completed— not on our watch.” Veterans Stand, a group of vets who have vowed to protect the pipeline protesters of the Standing Rock Sioux Nation and supporters, ominously threatened the possibility of more “boots […]

Stop Trying and Just Be

Have you ever seen someone try to dance ballet who is not a ballet dancer, or heard someone trying to sing opera without any training? It would make you laugh, no? Have you ever experienced an uncomfortable discussion with someone who is trying very hard to be nice? You can tell that this person is […]

Keith Olbermann: Donald Trump’s Travel Ban Is The ‘Greatest Possible Gift To ISIS’

Keith Olbermann believes President Donald Trump’s travel ban has given Islamic State terrorists an “insane, immoral rationalization for their bloodlust.” In his latest clip for GQ’s “The Resistance” series, Olbermann argued that Trump’s executive order, which prohibits refugees and visitors from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the United States, would help ISIS attract new members by […]

The Advice I Follow: ‘Conquer by Continuing’

By James Smith UCF Forum columnist Even though they have the best of intentions, about this time of year many people start setting aside their New Year’s resolutions – if they haven’t already. Do you have any left or have they all been abandoned for another try in 2018? For me, there are the usual […]

Fox News Cohosts: Jesus Wasn’t A Refugee, His Family Just Wanted To Pay Their Taxes

The hosts of “Fox & Friends” don’t seem to think Jesus was a refugee. On Tuesday, the Fox News hosts responded to a tweet from Rev. Al Sharpton, which was posted after President Donald Trump ordered a halt to the nation’s refugee program and banned travelers from multiple nations:  Before you head to church today, […]

Ten Things You Need to do Before You Turn Thirty

What are 10 things that you should definitely do before turning 30? originally appeared on Quora – the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world. Answer by Max Lukominskyi, Founder of Perfect Impulse, on Quora: Ten things you should definitely do before you turn thirty: […]

Sean Hannity Asked Twitter A Question. It Didn’t Go Well.

Sean Hannity used his Fox News show on Monday night to feed wild conspiracy theories that the protests erupting around the country weren’t a spontaneous display of anger against President Donald Trump. Instead, he implied they were “bankrolled” by shadowy figures. Who is bankrolling the protests taking place at airports across the country? More with @newtgingrich right […]

WATCH: Valuing What You Have to Offer (Fear that others won’t)

You have gifts and talents to share… trust me on this. But doubting the value of these gifts – and the fear that others won’t see the value – can stop you from sharing what you have to offer… or from allowing yourself to be compensated for what you do. I hope this will help […]

Pat Tillman’s Widow Slams Trump On Muslim Ban: This Is Not What He Died For

Pat Tillman’s widow is speaking out against President Donald Trump’s executive order banning people from seven nations with large Muslim populations from entering the United States and halting the country’s refugee program.  “This is not the country he dreamed of, not what he served for and not what he died for,” Marie Tillman wrote on Facebook […]

Contradictions We Live With

We are faced with contradictions on a daily basis; some are generational, some cultural, some familial. When we have believed in one way of acting and then are faced with new medical or scientific findings or a deeper understanding and recognize that the opposite way is better, we must make a decision whether to discard […]

Customs And Border Officials Defied Court Order On Lawful Residents For Hours

DULLES, Virginia ― The U.S. government must “permit lawyers access to all legal permanent residents being detained at Dulles International Airport” a federal judge in Virginia ordered late Saturday. But U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents at this airport outside Washington, D.C., defied the judge’s order, blocking attorneys from talking to the lawful permanent residents CBP was detaining […]

The Science of Awe And Why It Matters At Work

This article first appeared on QuietRev.com Awe has been getting increased press lately. Along with mindfulness and compassion,awe is now the subject of scientific research at the University of California, Berkeley, and other leading institutions around the world. Dacher Keltner, a psychologist at UC Berkeley, has shown that awe leads to greater humility, curiosity, innovation, […]

David Tennant Lists 6 Key Things That’ll (Hopefully) Make Everything OK

Trust him, he’s a (former) Doctor Who. Scottish actor David Tennant is reassuring everyone that “it’s all gonna be OK.” “But, it’s up to us to make it OK,” he said on Friday’s broadcast of British topical comedy show “The Last Leg.” The “Jessica Jones” star, who is no stranger to criticizing President Donald Trump, called […]

13 Habits Of Super Persuasive People

Whether you’re convincing your boss to fund your project or your preschooler to put his shoes on, persuasion is a skill that’s instrumental to your success in life. Persuasive people have an uncanny ability to get you leaning toward their way of thinking. Their secret weapon is likeability. They get you to like more than […]

Seth Meyers Dissects Donald Trump’s Many Lies (Again)

Donald Trump’s lies are fast becoming a regular theme for Seth Meyers. On Thursday’s broadcast of “Late Night: Seth Meyers,” the show’s host was once again forced to pick apart the president’s false claims from the previous 24 hours. Meyers first analyzed what was believed to be the source of Trump’s oft-repeated yet entirely unsupported […]

Health Tip: Finding Help for an Overweight Child

Identifying the best program healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community service project which consist of […]

Anger Can Be Useful

January 26, 2017 We shouldn’t try to get rid of anger, which seems to be the mistaken goal of some new age-y groups and some Buddhist-influenced practitioners. Anger is not always destructive; it wouldn’t have been preserved over the course of the evolution of our species if it was inherently harmful to us. Those who […]

Seth Meyers Mocks Donald Trump Over His TV Watching Habits

Seth Meyers poked fun at President Donald Trump’s alleged habit of watching too much TV. Meyers referenced reports that people close to Trump were concerned about him being distracted by the negative coverage of his administration and his tendency to watch television when he’s bored. The “Late Night” host said on Wednesday that he sympathized […]

Study Explores Electrical Brain Stimulation to Treat Bulimia

Though preliminary, it found symptoms of eating disorder lessened in first 24 hours after treatment healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release […]

WATCH: Honoring Your Feelings

It’s challenging enough when we are experiencing one of the uncomfortable emotions… but it makes it even worse when we feel like it’s not okay to feel that way. I hope this helps you experience some more unconditional self-love. If you are new to tapping, it will be beneficial to also watch the first episode […]

#ThankYouTrump ‘Twitter Rally’ Doesn’t Go As Planned

There’s always a danger in trying to get a hashtag to trend. Sometimes, it does for all the wrong reasons.  Supporters of President Donald Trump started a #ThankYouTrump “Twitter Rally” on Tuesday night, but it didn’t take long for them to lose control of the hashtag.  Soon there were plenty of tweets “thanking” Trump for […]

U.S. Cancer Deaths Decline Over Three Decades

But clusters of high death rates remain in some pockets of the country, study finds healthfinder.gov Daily News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN!-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release […]

How To Ride the Motivation Wave and Overcome Distraction By, Daniel DiPiazza

For 20 years, filmmaker Sooyong Park has devoted his life to the study, recording and preservation of the wild Siberian tiger. 2-3 times a year, he leaves his family for months at a time to stay in the frozen forests of Eastern Russia, Manchuria and the Korean Peninsula in hopes of catching a glimpse of […]

Kellyanne Conway Says She’s Getting Secret Service Protection After Receiving Threats

Kellyanne Conway said she is now under Secret Service protection. President Donald Trump’s adviser told Fox News host Sean Hannity on Monday that she had received suspicious packages at her home. She blamed the threats on negative press coverage of the new administration. “Because of what the press is doing now to me, I have Secret Service protection,” […]