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Politics | Politics

John McCain’s Last Fight - POLITICO Magazine

The Arizona senator’s twilight struggle with Donald Trump is so bitter because they’re more alike than you think.

News | Interesting Stories

Amazon Prime Members Now Score Big Discounts at Whole Foods

It's official: Amazon Prime members are now eligible for an extra 10 percent off discounted products at Whole Foods.

Science & Technology | Cool Stuff

Quantum drum can vibrate and stand still at the same time - UPI.com

Scientists have built a tiny quantum drum that both vibrates and remains still when struck by a drumstick made of light.

Politics | Hamas, Gaza & The West Bank

World must tell Gaza’s Hamas-abused masses the truth: There will be no ‘return’

Palestinians are being mobilized for a 'right' they do not have and a 'return' that will not happen. Why does the international community insist on helping Hamas delude them?

News | News

Israel News: 170 killed in Syria the first three days of this week. No one bothered to report about THOSE dead Arabs.

Those people had the misfortune of being killed by other Arabs. If they had been killed by Jews, then suddenly there would be interest.

Politics | POLITICS

Trump's Illegal Immigrant Comments: A Willful Lie | National Review

Trump didn't "lash out at undocumented immigrants," or "refer to immigrants as 'animals.'"

Business & Finance | Business

A New Harvard Study Reveals The Truth Behind Amazon's Purchase of Whole Foods (And Why Store Shelves Are Shockingly Empty)

Employees crying, empty store shelves, and irate customers do not sound like the Whole Foods we know and love. Welcome to the new normal -- at least for now.

News | News

The Sea Is Rising, but Not Because of Climate Change

There is nothing we can do about it, except to build dikes and sea walls a little bit higher.

Politics | Politics

Seattle's Unloosed Monsters Will Kill The Progressive Dream

Seattle is ground zero for progressive experiments... (Its) recent contributions to the liberal virosphere include... a $275 head tax per employee to raise $48 million annually to address a rising homeless population of almost 12,000 people in a city of 7

Politics | The Hall of Idiots

Kirsten Gillibrand: If it was "Lehman Sisters" instead of Lehman Brothers, maybe we wouldn't have had that financial crisis

"It is the value that a woman brings to that table that she has all these different life experiences."

Politics | Education or Indoctrination?

Course critiques 'superficiality' of 'dominant white culture'

The University of Colorado-Colorado Springs is offering course credit for students willing to become “whiteness” educators in their home communities.

News | News

Hamas official: 50 of those killed in Gaza Monday were members - Arab-Israeli Conflict - Jerusalem Post

At least 60 Palestinians were killed Monday and 2,200 were injured by gunfire or tear gas.

History | History

One-third of Americans don't believe 6 million Jews were murdered during the Holocaust

Seventy percent of Americans believe people care less about the Holocaust than they used to.

News | ISRAEL NEWS

Opinion | Gaza’s Miseries Have Palestinian Authors

Why is nothing expected of Palestinians, and everything forgiven, while everything is expected of Israelis, and nothing forgiven?

News | News

Democrats may be approaching a turning point on Israel - CNNPolitics

There are few issues as contentious in international politics as the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

News | The News

Hamas, an anti-Israel terror group, is enjoying a huge propaganda boost from the Gaza protests

Hamas itself admits to sending fighters to the protests, and a young man interviewed at the protests intended to fly a kite with swastikas over the Israeli bord

Politics | The Hall of Idiots

DEPRAVED: Chelsea Handler Compares Netanyahu To Hitler And Gaza to Auschwitz

If it wasn’t clear how much Chelsea Handler hates Israel and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu from her attack on Nikki Haley on Tuesday, two tweets she sent 15 minutes later mad

Politics | Media Bias

Mark Levin: The Media 'Have Blood On Their Hands'

Conservative author and radio host Mark Levin blasted the mainstream media’s coverage surrounding Israel's response to the Palestinians' violent protests following the opening of the US Embassy in Jerusalem.

Politics | The Hall of Idiots

Special kind of evil: Women's March co-founder DRAGGED for calling Hamas' use of 'human shields' brave

Defending Hamas? Really?!

Politics | The Hall of Idiots

Cornell Student Presents Senior Thesis In Her Underwear - The Dennis Prager Show

The most remarkable thing about the title of this column, “Cornell student presents senior thesis in her underwear” is that not one reader thinks it’s a joke. That, my friends, is further proof of the low esteem in which most Americans hold our univ

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Israel Has the Right and Obligation to Defend Its Border with Deadly Force | National Review

News | News

Tom Wolfe, New York and New Journalism Legend, Dies at 88

In a city of people who wear black, the man in the white suit.

News | News

Is Trump eyeing a plan to expand a Palestinian state into Sinai? - Arab-Israeli Conflict - Jerusalem Post

Egypt would give up 720 kilometers in the area of Rafah and El Arish, where it links to the Gaza Strip along the Mediterranean Sea, thereby tripling the Gaza territory.

Politics | Op-Ed

Why Hamas wants thousands of Palestinians to die next week

Palestinian terrorist group Hamas is arranging for hundreds of thousands of Palestinians to march on the Israeli-Palestinian border next Monday and Tuesday. Addressing Palestinians in Gaza, Hamas' leader there portrayed the protests as a peaceful effort t

Politics | Hamas, Gaza & The West Bank

The media is ignoring the true culprit of the unprecedented violence in Gaza

Opinion: More than 50 Palestinians have been killed protests along the Gaza border as the US announced the move of its embassy to Jerusalem. Media reports chast

News | News

Chuck Schumer 'applauds' Trump for opening Jerusalem embassy | The Times of Israel

Democratic members of Congress stay away from dedication of new facility, but Jewish Senate leader praises the move

News | Israel

In Jerusalem, Not A Single Democrat Attends US Embassy Opening

Ted Cruz blames Obama's Iran deal for eroding bipartisan support for Israel, says: 'All 435 House members could have come. All 100 senators'

Politics | POLITICS

Neo-Nazis wave Palestinian flags in protest against Israel

Nearly 30 neo-Nazis can be seen in a photo tweeted by Bild journalist Claas Weinmann.

News | NEWS

How The Congressional Baseball Shooting Didn't Become The Deadliest Political Assassination In American History

You don't know the whole story of how close we came to one of the deadliest political shootings in US history last year.

News | The News

WATCH: Green Beret Tim Kennedy Gets Waterboarded In Defense Of CIA Nominee Gina Haspel

On Friday, Green Beret Tim Kennedy live-streamed himself being waterboarded in his backyard by friends in order to demonstrate his belief that the procedure is not "torture," as some claim.

Science & Technology | Social Media

We Can’t Stop Checking the News Either. Welcome to the New FOMO

Who cares about my friends? I'm missing the news!

Miscellaneous | Interesting stories

Andy Got His Gun: An Idaho Soldier Returns Home After War Crimes Conviction/Sentence

"I had a lot of seriously lonely moments, a lot of horrible, horrible thoughts over the last five and half years, but I think that comes with the territory of where I've been."

Politics | Politics

Iran launched an attack on Israel — and it got badly beaten and internationally abandoned

Iran launched a missile strike on northern Israel late on Wednesday night, with 20 Grad and Fajr rockets taking off from Syria in what was widely seen as retali

Politics | Politics

For Dems, 'blue wave' is now a trickle

(CNN) — The ballot on Tuesday left off the biggest winners: President Donald Trump and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, who stepped in to stand up for and against certain candidates.

Politics | Politics

Trump's poll numbers confirm the media is still just 'crying wolf'

The disconnect between the nightly news and the average Joe must frustrate the president as he makes progress on a number of fronts.

Science & Technology | Social Media

This was the most viewed Facebook ad bought by Russian trolls

The post had simple language, but managed to fool more than 1 million people.

News | Interesting Stories

Owner of volcano-eaten Ford Mustang more worried about R2-D2 mailbox

By now, you've probably seen the video. And if you haven't, well there it is above: Mike Hale's silver Ford Mustang being devoured by the ravenous Pele, Hawaii's volcano goddess, and her unstoppable crush of lava. Yet, if you look closely in that video, y

Health & Fitness | Health & Fitness

Side effects include ... a potential treatment for baldness - CNN

A drug originally developed to treat osteoporosis may soon be used to reverse hair loss, new research finds.

News | The Iran Deal

Trump's Exit From Iran Deal: Here Are The Sanctions That May Free The Iranian People

On Tuesday, the Treasury Department released details of the sanctions that will be reimposed on Iran now that President Trump has exited the Iran nuclear deal.

Business & Finance | Business

Inside The Ecosystem That Fuels Amazon’s Fake Review Problem

A vast web of Amazon review fraud lives online, and it's designed to evade the company’s efforts to thwart it.

News | Israel

Women’s March leader blames Trump Muslim ban, Mexican border wall on Israeli PM

Returning from trip to region, Tamika Mallory says US leader's actions 'are all lines out of the Netanyahu book of oppression'

Politics | Malfeasance

Father of Parkland Victim Goes Off on School After It's Revealed Shooter Assigned to Obama-Era Program

"The Broward County School Board has failed in its responsibility as an oversight body."

News | The News

Rosie Says She Didn't Know She Was Breaking Law But Used 4 Names and 5 Addresses

If prosecutors were interested in D'Souza, they should be doubly interested in what Rosie did.

News | The Iran Deal

Trump pulls US out of Iran nuke deal

President Trump on Tuesday announced he will not renew sanctions waivers for the Iran nuclear deal, taking a step that could lead to the deal’s unraveling.

Politics | Politics

The Numbers Are in: April Marks the Best Month in History for the US Budget

We can thank "stronger-than-expected" economic growth last year and early this year.

Politics | Liberal "Tolerance"

Melania Bullied For Her Looks, Accent After Anti-Bullying Speech | The Daily Caller

First Lady Melania Trump revealed her signature campaign to combat bullying and drug use Monday afternoon at the White House, and the internet reacted by making

Politics | Leftist Myths

WATCH What Happens When Unsuspecting Actors Read REAL Facts On Feminism

Conservative street journalist Austen Fletcher, known as "Fleccas," has produced a series of videos wherein unsuspecting actors read real, hard facts about controversial issues.

Science & Technology | Cool Stuff

Why Pluto is a planet and many moons are, too - The Washington Post

Two planetary scientists say Pluto, exoplanets and even many moons are planets, or “round objects in space that are smaller than stars."

Politics | Politics

Neo-Nazi Senate candidate kicked out of California GOP convention

Patrick Little is running against Democrat Sen. Dianne Feinstein, and his campaign website advocates for "limiting representation of Jews in the government"

Politics | Politics

Trump Is Said to Have Known of Payment to Stormy Daniels Months Before He Denied It

How much the president knew about the $130,000 payment to the porn actress and who else was aware of it have been at the center of a swirling controversy for the past 48 hours.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

The new magnetism of mid-size cities

For many millennials, second cities are becoming their first choice

Science & Technology | Science & Space

Hawaii's Kilauea Eruption: Why Scientists Are Nervous - The Atlantic

“There’s not a lot of words to capture a gradual, slow-developing disaster like this.”

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Israeli diplomat kicked out of Uber after speaking Hebrew: 'Can't believe this is happening in America' - Chicago Tribune

An Israeli diplomat took to social media to report that an Uber driver kicked him out of a vehicle in the middle of a busy Chicago street after hearing him speak Hebrew on the phone.

News | News

Camille Cosby Compares Husband to Emmett Till and Blames Media

In her first comments since Bill Cosby was found guilty of sexual assault, Mrs. Cosby invoked Emmett Till and called for a criminal investigation of prosecutors.

Politics | Education or Indoctrination?

How Politically Biased Are Universities? New Study Finds It's Far Worse Than Anybody Thought.

It's no secret that the majority of the faculty at our colleges and universities lean heavily to the left and generally support the Democratic Party's agenda, and study after study over the last few decades has shown that ideological and politic

News | News

FBI agents swarmed with drones during a hostage rescue operation

A gang of suspects hiding out in the outskirts of a U.S. city used a swarm of drones to flush out FBI agents during a hostage rescue.

Politics | Politics

Do Democrats Want an Anti-Trump, or Their Own Trump? - POLITICO Magazine

Gwen Graham could be Florida’s first female governor and a national leader in her party—but only if earnestness hasn’t gone out of style.

Politics | Politics

The FBI Is in Crisis Mode and America Is Paying the Price | Time

The FBI is facing one of the greatest tests of its 110 years as politicians attack the bureau and Donald Trump calls it a "disgrace."

Politics | Education or Indoctrination?

Students petition to eliminate ‘offensive’ Colonial mascot

George Washington University students have launched a petition demanding that the school change its “offensive” mascot, the Colonial.

Sports | Sports

Oakland A’s Sean Manaea Pitches First No-Hitter Against Boston Red Sox in 25 Years

Left-hander Sean Manaea pitched the first no-hitter against Boston in 25 years, with an overturned call preserving the gem in Oakland’s 3-0 win over the Red Sox.

News | The News

WATCH: Condi Strongly Defends Kanye: 'I've Been Black All My Life. You Don’t Have To Tell Me How To Be Black.' | Daily

On Wednesday morning, speaking with Maria Bartiromo on “Mornings with Maria” on Fox Network, former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice defended rap icon Kanye West from those on the Left savaging him for his newly-conservative views.

News | The News

Ben Shapiro Gets In Epic Twitter Feud With Alex Jones Over Kanye West And Candace Owens | Daily Wire

On Wednesday, Daily Wire Editor-in-Chief Ben Shapiro became embroiled in a Twitter feud with conspiracy theorist extraordinaire Alex Jones over the prospect of Kanye West and Candace Owens appearing on Jones’ Infowars podcast.

Politics | The Hall of Idiots

Boy Scouts, Now Accepting Girls, Get New Politically Correct Name | Daily Wire

Since we are no longer allowed to celebrate the differences between males and females, the Boy Scouts are set to admit girls into their organization, and with the new moronic confusion between "equality" and "sameness" comes a brand ne

News | News

Europe Jews’ 'role’ got them massacred, Abbas says - Arab-Israeli Conflict - Jerusalem Post

Abbas also cited a theory that Ashkenazi Jews do not hail from what is modern-day Israel, but rather Khazaria.

Politics | Politics

Clinton: Being a capitalist 'probably' hurt me with Dem voters | TheHill

Former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton says identifying as a capitalist hurt her in the 2016 campaign. 

News | News

Del Mar reluctantly adds ‘managed retreat’ to coastal erosion options

Only as a last resort would city consider taking homes off the beach

News | News

No, a new bill wouldn't 'literally' ban Bible sales in California but debate rages

Despite proof of the contrary, false claims that a bill in California will ban the sale of Bibles continue to spread online.

Science & Technology | Cool Stuff

NASA Captures Exploding Star

NASA scientists captured images of a supernova, or an exploding star, for the first time and we are totally transfixed by the video. While NASA has been able

Politics | The Iran Deal

Ben Shapiro: Obama Administration’s Lies and More Lies Anout the Iran Deal — Jewish Journal

So, the Iranians lied. So did the Obama administration. On April 30, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu revealed that in a stunning intelligence cou

News | The News

Kanye Tweets About Democrats Being The Party Of Slavery And The Left EXPLODES

The highly-entertaining triggering of the Left by Kanye West continued on Monday afternoon when the rapper tweeted a conversation he had with a man named Steve via text message that stated a horribly inconvenient truth about Democrats: they were the party

Politics | Politics

Justice Dept. Won’t Be Extorted, Rosenstein Warns Republicans - The New York Times

Rod J. Rosenstein, the deputy attorney general, pushed back after lawmakers aligned with President Trump drafted articles of impeachment against him, the latest salvo in a long dispute.

Science & Technology | Social Media

Twitter Is Pushing More News Links In The Home Timeline

A Twitter spokesperson confirmed the new Twitter feature to BuzzFeed News. Twitter's aggressive move into news continues.

Politics | Politics

Police looking into Kanye West threat after Snoop Dogg's cousin urges Crips to 'f***' him up over Trump tweets

Kanye West's support of President Trump may have made him a gang target. Rapper Daz Dillinger urged for the Crips to attack West in an Instagram video.

Politics | Politics

The Hill Drops Out of Future White House Correspondents’ Dinners – Adweek

The Hill is backing out of next year’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner, unless the association that oversees the annual black-tie event makes some changes.

News | NEWS

Starbucks Excludes Jewish Group From Anti-Bias Training Amid Pressure From Activists | Daily Wire

In response to public backlash after a store manager called the cops on two African Americans for staying too long without purchasing something, Starbucks CEO Kevin Johnson announced the closure of over 8,000 stores on May 29 for mandatory, company-wide r

Pets & Animals | Animals

Giant alligator nearly the size of a car stops traffic on Texas highway | Fox News

A giant alligator nearly the length of a small family car was captured in Cleveland, TX. early Monday morning as it attempted to cross highway 59, near the Whataburger restaurant.

News | The Iran Deal

Bibi Drops the Bomb on the Iran Deal | commentary

On the Commentary podcast, the hosts unpack what Benjamin Netanyahu's intelligence reveal says about the precarious state of the Iran nuclear deal.

Politics | Politics

Donald Trump's Michigan rally: The 57 most outlandish, outrageous and offensive lines - CNNPolitics

On Saturday night, even as comedian Michelle Wolf was roasting him in Washington, President Donald Trump was in another Washington -- this one in Michigan -- where he was delivering a roast all his own: Of elites, the media, Democrats and anyone else he c

News | From CNN

Trump: If Dems win midterms, I'll be impeached - CNN Video

During a rally in Michigan, President Trump told supporters that if Republicans lose the majority in Congress, Democrats will impeach him.

Politics | Politics

Trump admin won't provide shelter for migrants seeking asylum

More than a hundred women and children are sleeping on the Mexican side of the border on concrete near San Ysidro, California.

News | The News

Trump critics fired at conservative site RedState

Conservative outlet RedState fired most of its staff Friday while its owner, Salem Media, froze the site, citing an inability to "no longer support the entire roster of writers and editors."

Science & Technology | Cool Stuff

Experiment shows Einstein's quantum 'spooky action' approaches the human scale

We usually think of quantum entanglement in the realm of atomic systems, but now it's been scaled up to relatively massive objects. This opens the door to new kinds of technology.

Politics | Op-Ed

Why Senators are failing the religious test for office | TheHill

Nominees should not be forced into defending or abandoning their religious convictions, regardless of how antiquated one senator finds such beliefs.

Politics | Politics

Colorado: Marijuana money isn't the pot of gold voters hoped for

School district officials are often asked why they need more funding since taxes on marijuana go toward education.

News | The News

REVEALED: Kanye West Is Watching Conservative Thinker Jordan Peterson's Videos. Peterson's Reaction Is Priceless.

A new tweet containing a video posted by Kanye West shows the rapper had his browser opened to a video by massively-influential conservative professor and speaker Dr. Jordan Peterson. Here's the tweet:

Business & Finance | Business

‘It’s just not what people want anymore’: Subway to close hundreds of U.S. stores

The world's largest restaurant chain, which has been struggling to turn around its U.S. business, plans to expand abroad instead.

News | News

Bill Cosby found guilty of sexual assault in retrial

Cosby, 80, faces a maximum sentence of 10 years and a fine of up to $25,000 on each count.

Politics | Op-Ed

Israel's Birthday: Jewish Power at 70 Years

Israel is a safeguard for Jews, not a vanity.

News | Israel

Michael Medved: Why do we care so much about Natalie Portman's move?

Gil Hoffman speaks about the Natalie Portman scandal with Michael Medved, one of America’s most respected film critics.

Travel | Travel

Woman fined $500 for bringing Delta in-flight snack through Customs: report

A woman says she was fined $500 for saving the apple she got on a Delta Air Lines flight after she was stopped by U.S. Customs and Border Patrol.

Politics | Politics

Bad News for President Trump

The Comey memos are more revealing than they seem.

Health & Fitness | Health

E. coli outbreak linked to romaine lettuce grows

If you have chopped lettuce in your fridge and you’re not sure if it’s romaine, you should still throw it away.

Science & Technology | Cool Stuff

Advanced microscope shows cells at work in incredible 3D detail

For the first time, scientists have peered into living cells and created videos showing how they function with unprecedented 3D detail. Using a special microsco...

Politics | Politics

Barbara Bush 'racist' rant: Tenured professor could lose job

A California State University, Fresno professor's rant about Barbara Bush being an "amazing racist" could cost her a job.

Politics | Politics

Nikki Haley, Great Pushback. Now Resign on Principle.

The White House—and Larry Kudlow, of all people—not only threw her under the bus on Russia sanctions, it ran the bus back and forth over her body. Nikki, do the right thing.

Science & Technology | Technology

Researcher estimates GrayKey can unlock 6-digit iPhone passcode in 11 hours, here's how to protect yourself

New estimates from a security researcher suggest GrayKey, a digital forensics tool in active use by U.S. law enforcement agencies, is capable of cracking Apple's standard six-digit iPhone passcode in an average of 11 hours. Longer codes, however, could ta

Politics | Liberal "Tolerance"

California Progressives Launch (Another) Attack on Free Speech | National Review

A California bill would criminalize conservative speech about gender.

News | The News

STARTING A TREND: Women Posing For Pictures With Guns To Support Open Carry

On Saturday, a 22-year-old female senior at the University of Tennessee, Chattanooga, started a trend which triggered leftists into apoplexy, posting a graduation photo with a gun in the waistband of her jeans while wearing a “Trump for Women” T-shirt

Politics | Politics

Republicans Befuddled By Trump’s Abrupt Reversal On New Russia Sanctions | HuffPost

“That’s just not a good signal to Moscow or any of our adversaries or allies," one senator said.

News | National News

Barbara Bush, wife and mother of presidents, dies at 92

Bush, the wife of the nation's 41st president and the mother of the 43rd, pioneered a push for national literacy during her time at the White House.

Science & Technology | Cool Stuff

Scientists Accidentally Create Plastic-Digesting 'Mutant Enzyme' | Fortune

Researchers trying to understand an enzyme found in a Japanese recycling plant accidentally improved its plastic-degrading performance.

Politics | Politics

Trump hammers Comey before big interview

The president continues to dig at the former FBI director.

News | News

Europe to Hamas: Disarm and we'll rebuild Gaza

If accepted, the European offer would mean Hamas would refrain from any violence against Israel for at least five years.

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

Night Court Actor Harry Anderson Dead at 65

Actor Harry Anderson was found in his North Carolina home, dead at the age of 65. He was most famous for his roles in Night Court, Cheers, and Dave’s World.

Politics | Liberal "Tolerance"

Danish tourist mugged at knifepoint in NYC over MAGA hat: report | TheHill

A Danish tourist traveling in New York City says he was mugged at knifepoint by two men angered by a "Make America Great Again" hat he had purchased.

Politics | Op-Ed

Why does California hate free speech?

California’s legislature is poised to approve one of the most serious attacks against freedom of speech ever contemplated in U.S. history this week. Assembly Bill 2943 is legislation that would place that state in an Orwellian society by banning books,

News | News

The US Navy appears to have fooled Russia and Syria with a warship ruse before the strike

When the Syria strike happened, the destroyer that everyone was watching didn't fire a shot.

News | Human Interest Stories

NEVER AGAIN? On Yom Hashoah, Poll Shows Two Thirds Of Millennials Don't Know What Auschwitz Was

According to a new survey released on Thursday by the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany, fully 41 percent of Americans don’t know what Auschwitz was, including two-thirds of Mil

News | News

Theresa May: No alternative to military strikes in Syria

British Prime Minister Theresa May joined the U.S. and France on Friday in announcing a military response to a chemical weapons attack in Syria, saying her authorization of targeted airstrikes was meant to deter the use of such chemical weapons.

Politics | Politics

Trump blasts Comey as an 'untruthful slime ball' after book revelations

Trump's tweets come a day after excerpts from Comey's forthcoming tell-all paint a devastating picture of the president as a liar divorced from reality.

Politics | Politics

Trump's James Comey Meltdown Has Arrived Right on Schedule

Donald Trump achieved something rare on Friday morning: He accidentally did two good tweets about former FBI Director James Comey, whose takedown book about Trump and Washington is set to be released on Tuesday.

Pets & Animals | Animals

Threatened: A Green-Haired Turtle That Can Breathe Through Its Genitals - The New York Times

Getting on the endangered list issued by the Zoological Society of London isn’t actually about looks. Creatures have to be evolutionarily distinctive, not just weird.

Politics | Politics

Ryan to retire as Speaker in January

Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) is retiring at the end of this Congress, ending his speakership a little more than three years after it began.

Politics | POLITICS

What Would Happen If Trump Fired Mueller? Or Rosenstein? Or Sessions? | FiveThirtyEight

Welcome to FiveThirtyEight’s weekly politics chat. The transcript below has been lightly edited. micah (Micah Cohen, politics editor): There’s a lot going on, i…

News | News

The 10-Year Baby Window That Is the Key to the Women’s Pay Gap - The New York Times

Women who have their first child before 25 or after 35 eventually close the salary divide with their husbands. It’s the years in between that are most problematic, research shows.

Politics | Politics

Day 2 of Mark Zuckerberg’s Testimony: What to Watch For - The New York Times

Mr. Zuckerberg will testify before the House Energy and Commerce Committee in his second and final day of congressional testimony over Facebook’s handling of user data.

Politics | Politics

MSNBC’s surging ratings fuel Democratic optimism - POLITICO

While Fox and CNN slump, left-leaning hosts on MSNBC help the network reap a 30 percent ratings gain.

Science & Technology | Social Media

Zuckerberg struggles to name a single Facebook competitor - The Verge

In Mark Zuckerberg’s testimony before a joint session between the Senate Judiciary and Commerce committees today, the Facebook CEO was forced to confront whether his company was now effectively a monopoly.

Politics | Politics

Aging senators ask 'Mr. Zuckerberg' for tech support in hilarious Senate hearing meme

The internet roasted clueless lawmakers during Mark Zuckerberg's Senate hearing.

News | News

Mark Zuckerberg Answers to Congress For Facebook's Troubles | WIRED

Tensions around Facebook's privacy and ad practices have escalated dramatically since the last time the company sat before Congress.

Politics | Politics

Laura Ingraham Is Fox News's Problem, and Its Way Forward | Time

Laura Ingraham returned to Fox News after a week of hiatus amid widespread criticism of her comments about Parkland survivor David Hogg.

Politics | The Hall of Idiots

London's Mayor Declares Intense New 'Knife Control' Policies To Stop Epidemic Of Stabbings

An epidemic of stabbings and acid attacks in London has gotten so bad that London mayor Sadiq Khan is announcing broad new "knife control" policies designed to keep these weapons of war out of the hands of Londoners looking to cause others harm.

Politics | Op-Ed

Analysis: Strike in Syria shows Netanyahu follows through on threats

The message of Israel's alleged strike on Homs is clear: Israel has interests and intends to act upon them.

News | News

Israeli Entrepreneurs To Host Hackathon For Benefit Of Holocaust Survivors | News Flash

The initiative by TLV Starters aims to harness the 'power of the Startup Nation' to create feasible solutions for improving the lives of survivors, and combating Holocaust denial.

Science & Technology | Cool Stuff

Fermilab breakthrough: Scientists record unprecedented neutrino measurement - UPI.com

For the first time, scientists have precisely measured the interactions between neutrinos hitting the atomic nuclei in the Fermilab's particle detector.

Politics | Politics

Does Trump's response help or hurt Stormy Daniels' legal claims?

It’s often the case that just a few unplanned words by a litigant can alter the course of litigation — but it's also not that simple.

Politics | Politics

Washington Post senior editor: Trump is jealous of Jeff Bezos

Washington Post senior editor Marc Fisher said Sunday that President Trump has “a jealousy issue” with Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos.

Politics | Politics

Trump tries his hand at rewriting Washington Post headline

The article that drew his ire was related to the new tariffs Trump imposed on China.

Politics | Politics

Melania Trump Once Dumped Donald After Seeing an Ex Leave His Trump Tower Apartment: New Book

Author Ronald Kessler tells PEOPLE Melania Trump said "screw that" after spotting one of then-boyfriend Donald Trump's exes leaving his apartment

Politics | Politics

Here's exactly how much paychecks changed after tax reform for people at every income level from $20,000 to $269,000 a year

Trump's new tax law gave most Americans' paychecks a boost. Here's how much you're taking home every other week.

Politics | Politics

Trump appointee at Defense Department resigns after birther postings revealed - CNNPolitics

A political appointee at the Department of Defense has resigned after a CNN KFile inquiry about controversial postings he made on Facebook.

News | From CNN

Donald Trump has changed his immigration rhetoric in one very important way - CNNPolitics

There is a very important change in Donald Trump's rhetoric on the subject of immigration recently and it has everything to do with Congress and the approaching midterm elections.

News | In The News

When I Met Martin Luther King, Jr.

I will always remember that moment and what it taught me about Dr. King and one of his core values: humility.

News | From CNN

DHS confirms it has evidence of mobile snooping devices around DC - CNNPolitics

The Department of Homeland Security has confirmed that it has detected evidence of mobile snooping devices around Washington, DC.

Politics | Trump Politics

When will the media accept that Trump is not a criminal target?

In terminal medical cases, doctors often deal with patients who move through “stages” that begin with denial. These so-called Kübler-Ross stages can be a long road toward acceptance.

News | NEWS

YouTube shooter Nasim Aghdam was vegan who complained about 'suppression'

Aghdam's Facebook page shows a photo of her standing on a street corner in February 2017 with the heading "YouTube Dictatorship."

Politics | Education or Indoctrination?

Middle School Teacher Asks Students To Write A Letter To ‘Pressure Lawmakers’ On Gun Control

In mid to late March, a social studies teacher at Hampton Middle School in Hampton, Georgia asked his students to write a “letter to the lawmakers” in order to “pressure [them] to have stricter gun laws in the United States.”

Politics | Second Amendment

Knife Attacks Propel London To Outpace NYC's Murder Rate For First Time In Modern History

London, lauded by the Left for its strict gun laws and embrace of multiculturalism, is not the haven it's cracked up

Politics | The Hall of Idiots

First it was Confederate monuments. Now statues offensive to Native Americans are poised to topple across the U.S.

A battle to take down a statue of President William McKinley in the small Northern California city of Arcata reflects a growing debate around the country on monuments that honor those who helped bring about the deaths of Native peoples.

News | News

Female suspect dead in YouTube HQ shooting

Three people were also wounded, one of them a man said to be the suspect's boyfriend.

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Intel brings a six-core i9 CPU to laptops

Intel is actually bringing a Core i9 six-core chip to laptops.

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Active shooting at YouTube headquarters brings huge police response

San Bruno Police have asked civilians to stay away from YouTube's headquarters amidst reports of an active shooter