Trump’s Erdogan call reflects terrorism focus, White House says

April 19, 2017

Washington (CNN)The Trump administration issued one mightily mixed message Monday. President Donald Trump congratulated Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on a contested referendum that granted him broad new powers and deepened concern about the NATO ally’s growing authoritarianways. Trump’s outreach to Erdogan put him on a very short list of those who praised the results, including Hamas, the Palestinian militant group labeled a terrorist organization by the United States. …


These 3 People Show Why Anti-Trump Tide Runs Against The GOP In Georgia’s Special Election

April 18, 2017

… Ossoff campaign gave her a list of addresses they believe are Democrats, but often its the home of a young person or, in todays economy, not so young who lives at home with parents. Often, the parents are Republicans, Rosenberg said; some cut off the conversation immediately, but others are ready to hear the anti-Trump argument. A vote for Ossoff sends a message that Trumps behavior isnt okay, Rosenberg argues at the door. Oftentimes, the pitch lands. When one woman recently said shes not a …


Bill Cosby’s ‘Little Bill’ books targeted for censorship, library group says

April 11, 2017

(CNN)Embattled comedian Bill Cosby’s award-winning children’s books series has landed on the American Library Association’s list of top 10 books targeted for removal from school libraries. The annual list from the ALA Office for Intellectual Freedom tends to include a broad range of titles with the potential to offend. Repeat “honorees” include Toni Morrison’s “The Bluest Eye” for depictions of rape and incest, transgender reality TV star Jazz …


9 of the greatest rivalries from breakfast to best Australian city

April 10, 2017

… couldn’t stand. What continues to brutally divide these two cities, other than fewer than 500 miles, some beer brands, the usual sports grudges and less than two points on the latest annual “World’s Most Liveable Cities” list (Melbourne 97.5, Sydney 96.1)? Self-proclaimed cultural capital of the known and unknown universes, Melbourne thinks Sydney is flashy and showy with little to no cultural taste. (But — not that Melbourne would ever admit it — with a …


New 1 coin’s ‘hidden’ security feature – BBC News

March 28, 2017

… that date, consumers will have to take the coin to a bank to exchange it. Supplies of the new coin have initially been delivered to 33 banks and post offices around the UK (see list below). Tesco leaves trolleys unlocked ahead of new coin Are we ready for the new 1 coin? Everything you want to know about the 1 coin The new 1 coin: Vital statistics …


The Story Of 2 Families And The Real-life Impact of Obamacare Repeal

March 20, 2017

… the problems in North Carolina are a direct result of decisions by state policymakers. High on the list is Republican legislators decision not to expand Medicaid. That put more sick people onto North Carolinas private plans, driving up premiums. Simply expanding Medicaid would probably help stabilize the market and, going forward, keep premium growth in check. The same is true for other states, like Arizona and Tennessee, experiencing similar trouble. Overall, premiums in expansion states are 7 …


Musicians remember Chuck Berry’s genius

March 19, 2017

(CNN)Many of rock ‘n’ roll’s greatest guitarists list Chuck Berry as one of their influences. As do many other musicians. John Lennon said: “If you tried to give rock and roll another name, you might call it ‘Chuck Berry.’” Here are some of the reactions that some of the best musicians had when they heard Berry had died Saturday at the age of 90. …


Teacher and missing student sought, teacher’s wife urges him to surrender

March 18, 2017

(CNN)A Tennessee teacher has been added to that state’s “Top 10 Most Wanted” list after being charged with aggravated kidnapping in the disappearance of a 15-year-old girl. Authorities say that 50-year-old Tad Cummins kidnapped Elizabeth Thomas — a student at the school where Cummins taught until this week– on March 13 and that she is in imminent danger. The teacher’s wife delivered an emotional appeal Friday for her husband to turn himself in. …


How to start an online business IM Newbie the most complete newbie training for marketers

March 18, 2017

… "Newbie" training needed to get started online. 1. Hosting & Website Cpanel – In this module, learn how to setup a hosted website from scratch including Email Account setup, Installing Databases and File & System Management. 2. WordPress – Learn how to setup your first webpage. Select a theme, install plugins and create your first blog. 3. list Building – Learn how to create a squeeze page, setup your autoresponder system, and build your list. 4. Social Media …


Aggretsuko: Hello Kitty’s beer swilling, heavy metal-loving angry sister

March 14, 2017

Hong Kong (CNN)It’s a situation that most stressed office workers can all relate to: Long commutes, odd co-workers and a never-ending task list. But on this occasion, it’s not your average city dweller who’s confronting the harsher aspects of adult life. Meet Aggretsuko or Aggressive Retsuko, a 25-year-old cartoon red panda that slogs away in a mundane office job in Japan. …


What might a post-Brexit EU look like? – BBC News

March 4, 2017

There are those who think, genuinely, good riddance. “General de Gaulle was right all along,” they mutter. “We should never have let them join in the first place. “Freed from the shackles of British ministers objecting to integration here and integration there, we can get on with it.” Costly divorce Closer co-operation on EU defence policy is high on their list; and it has been given an extra boost by the new president of the United States musing out loud …