Parker: Country Gets It Wrong on the Minimum Wage

Elaine Parker of Job Creators Network writes in The Hill about the fallacies perpetuated by those on the left regarding raising the federal minimum wage – especially as it affects employers and entry-level workers. Full Story Here Breitbart December 14, 2018 10:43 pm Support Us

Nasa has taken the closest image EVER of the sun

Nasa’s Parker Solar probe snapped the image from behind its revolutionary heat shield. The mission launched from Cape Canaveral, Florida, atop a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket in August. Full Story Here Daily Mail December 14, 2018 10:43 pm Support Us

Your clothes could now charge your phone

Scientists from Nottingham Trent University are hoping to create a pocket containing solar panels that can be woven into clothes and used to charge phones, tablets and fitness trackers. Full Story Here Daily Mail December 14, 2018 10:43 pm Support Us

Fox News host Jesse Watters reads scolding texts from his mom

Fox News host Jesse Watters, 40, read from the latest installment of ‘Mom Texts’ earlier this week featuring messages he’s received from his politically liberal mom, Dr. Anne Watters,70. Full Story Here Daily Mail December 14, 2018 10:43 pm Support Us

A relaxed General Custer sits next to a Confederate prisoner

A fascinating collection of images from the American Civil war representing both armies have been brought to life via colorization giving further insight into the most studied episode of U.S. history. Full Story Here Daily Mail December 14, 2018 10:43 pm Support Us

Garlic lovers come join forces on Twitter to praise the herb

Twitter user Nicole Tersigni shared a photo of 21 garlic cloves that she was preparing to put in a dish that she made on Wednesday. After posting a photo of the clover to Twitter, her post went viral. Full Story Here Daily Mail December 14, 2018 10:43 pm Support Us

Prince Louis steals show in Kate and William’s greetings card

With smiles all round, the Duchess of Cambridge cradles baby Louis – who is now almost eight months old – as she rests against a tree trunk in woodland at their Anmer Hall home in Norfolk. Full Story Here Daily Mail December 14, 2018 10:43 pm Support Us

Report shows sharp drop in federal employee morale under Trump

The Best Places to Work in the Federal Government report for 2018, the first full year examined under the Trump administration, shows a significant decline in employee engagement under the president’s leadership. Full Story Here Washington Post December 14, 2018 10:43 pm Support Us

Pope-appointed missionary travels US to do good

Full Story Here Yahoo News December 14, 2018 10:43 pm Support Us Father Jim Sichko had a calling and it wasn’t just to God. It was to, well, everybody. Pope Francis named the Kentucky-based priest to a newly created fleet of Papal Missionaries, ministers who travel the world offering acts of mercy. (Dec. 14) Full… Read More

French govt urges 'yellow vests' not to protest after Strasbourg attack

Full Story Here Yahoo News December 14, 2018 10:43 pm Support Us The French government on Thursday urged “yellow vest” protesters to refrain from holding another round of demonstrations this weekend, citing the strain on security forces on high alert after the terror attack at a Christmas market in Strasbourg. “For now we have not… Read More

Brexit Reversal More Likely After May's Confidence Vote: Goldman

Full Story Here Yahoo News December 14, 2018 10:43 pm Support Us Prime Minister Theresa May enjoyed a Pyrrhic victory last night, surviving an attempt by her own party to oust her. Goldman said the party’s eurosceptic faction “holds much less sway across Parliament at large than its influence within the Conservative Party would suggest.”… Read More

Cadillac's 3-row XT6 SUV loses camouflage for Detroit Auto Show

Full Story Here Yahoo News December 14, 2018 10:43 pm Support Us Cadillac confirmed this week that the forthcoming XT6 crossover SUV will be unveiled at the Detroit Auto Show next month. The Caddy that we got a camouflaged sneak peek at a couple months ago has been confirmed for the Detroit Auto Show in… Read More

Iran urges West to end 'absurdities' on missiles

Full Story Here Yahoo News December 14, 2018 10:43 pm Support Us Iran on Thursday urged the United States and its allies to stop their “absurd” accusations about Iranian missile tests, a day after Washington urged the UN to adopt punitive measures against Tehran. “US & allies should cease their hypocritical absurdities abt Iran’s missiles,”… Read More

In an African first, a cannabis expo…without cannabis

Full Story Here Yahoo News December 14, 2018 10:43 pm Support Us What it didn’t have, however, was a cannabis plant. The four-day expo, which opened in South Africa’s capital Pretoria on Thursday, was a stark illustration of the legal grey area the nascent industry occupies in the continent’s most developed economy. In September, the… Read More

UNAIDS head to quit post early following scathing report

Full Story Here Yahoo News December 14, 2018 10:43 pm Support Us GENEVA (AP) — The head of the U.N. agency focusing on AIDS said he would leave the job six months early, bowing to apparent pressure just a week after independent experts looking into sexual harassment blasted the “defective leadership” at UNAIDS. At least… Read More

Federal judge in Texas rules entire Obama health-care law unconstitutional

A federal judge in Texas threw a dagger into the Affordable Care Act on Friday night, ruling that the entire health-care law is unconstitutional because of a recent change in federal tax law. The opinion by U.S. District Judge Reed O’Connor overturns all of the sprawling law nationwide. The ruling… Full Story Here Chicago Tribune December… Read More

The blame game in the death of a 7-year-old Guatemalan migrant girl

A 7-year-old Guatemalan girl who wanted nothing more than to grow up in America died after trying to make it across our border. Everyone agrees it is a tragedy. But no one knows where to go from here. Our hearts break whenever a child dies senselessly. We become so emotionally entwined in sadness… Full Story… Read More

Taxi driver charged with attacking, sexually assaulting a woman in Naperville

A taxi driver has been charged with sexually assaulting a woman he was driving home from a Naperville business. Sandeep Arora, 44, of Chicago, was arrested on a warrant Thursday in connection with the July 9, 2017, incident, according to a news release issued by DuPage County State’s Attorney Robert… Full Story Here Chicago Tribune… Read More

Obamacare ruled unconstitutional by Texas judge – Fox News

Obamacare ruled unconstitutional by Texas judge  Fox News The Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, was struck down by a Texas judge on Friday, a move that could suddenly disrupt the health insurance … View full coverage on Google News Full Story Here Google News December 14, 2018 10:43 pm Support Us

Amazon’s $30 Echo clock puts Alexa timers on your wall – Engadget

Amazon’s $30 Echo clock puts Alexa timers on your wall  EngadgetAmazon’s Echo Wall Clock now shipping for $30  The VergeApple Music now live on Amazon Echo speakers using Alexa  9to5MacWhat parents need to know before buying Google Home or Amazon Echo  The Washington PostAlexa can now arm your home security system — including Ring Alarm  The VergeView full coverage on… Read More

Reports: Wizards trade for Ariza called off after misunderstanding – NBA.com

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Tesla Cuts Prices In China As Beijing Suspends New US Car Tariffs – OilPrice.com

Tesla Cuts Prices In China As Beijing Suspends New US Car Tariffs  OilPrice.comChina Halts Auto Tariffs, Tesla Lowers Prices of Model S, X  TheStreet.comTesla cuts prices on Model X and Model S in China after Beijing reduces US auto tariffs  CNBCTesla slashes prices in China again, as trade war tariffs temporarily go down  ElectrekTesla drops prices in China after… Read More

Robinhood’s New 3% Checking Account Continues to Raise Questions – Barron’s

Robinhood’s New 3% Checking Account Continues to Raise Questions  Barron’sRobinhood said to not be properly insured to offer checking & savings  TechCrunchSIPC Says It Has Serious Concerns About Robinhood’s New Product  BloombergRobinhood’s 3% Interest Checking Is Just a Money-Market Fund  BloombergRobinhood Didn’t Consult Regulators on New Checking & Savings Account Products  CCNView full coverage on Google News Full Story Here… Read More

7.2 million miles away and we “might” be able to see it – KTUU.com

7.2 million miles away and we “might” be able to see it  KTUU.com‘Christmas comet’ – the year’s brightest – to pass by Earth this weekend  FOX 31 DenverComet 46P/Wirtanen:The year’s brightest comet streaks by Earth on Sunday  CNNComet 46P/Wirtanen is coming unusually close to Earth this weekend. Here’s how to watch.  Vox‘Christmas comet’: Year’s brightest comet streaks by Earth… Read More

NIH scientists find that breast cancer protection from pregnancy starts decades later – National Institutes of Health

NIH scientists find that breast cancer protection from pregnancy starts decades later  National Institutes of HealthBreast cancer risk: Having kids is a small, but significant, risk factor  Vox.comHundreds of thousands of women ‘dragged into breast cancer scare’ after blundering health bosses failed to und  The SunRisk of breast cancer may increase after giving birth, study says  Fox NewsHaving kids… Read More

Late for Work 12/14: Pundits Unanimous in Ravens vs. Buccaneers Picks – BaltimoreRavens.com

Late for Work 12/14: Pundits Unanimous in Ravens vs. Buccaneers Picks  BaltimoreRavens.comQB Stock Watch: Flacco and the Ravens Could Be Heading Toward a Split  Sports IllustratedWill Jackson & Flacco Both Play on Sunday? | Ravens Final Drive  Baltimore RavensDevelopment an on-going assignment for Ravens center Matt Skura  Baltimore SunThe Best (and Worst) Receivers for Lamar Jackson  FanSidedView full coverage on… Read More

Top stories: Ebola outbreak challenges, Viking cats, and a new kind of placebo – Science Magazine

Top stories: Ebola outbreak challenges, Viking cats, and a new kind of placebo  Science MagazineEbola outbreak reaches city of 1 million residents  Ars Technica‘Young Miracle’ Baby Recovers From Ebola In The Congo | TIME  TIME‘Miracle’ six-day-old baby survives Ebola  BBC News‘Young miracle:’ Baby recovers from Ebola in Congo outbreak  The Associated PressView full coverage on Google News Full Story Here… Read More

Most important player on every team in each bowl matchup – Yardbarker

Most important player on every team in each bowl matchup  Yardbarker2018 College Bowl Odds: Confidence football pool picks, predictions, rankings from advanced computer model  CBSSports.comRanking the 2018-19 college football bowl games by their watchability and intrigue  USA TODAYBowl game gifts 2018, categorized  SB NationPicks and Viewers Guide: First batch of college bowl picks  247SportsView full coverage on Google News Full… Read More

Bug may have exposed photos from 7M Facebook users – WRAL.com

Bug may have exposed photos from 7M Facebook users  WRAL.comFacebook ‘sorry’ for bug that may have exposed the photos of 6.8M users  Fox NewsFacebook reveals bug exposed 6.8 million users’ photos  CNNNew Facebook bug exposed millions of photos  WFAAFacebook bug exposed private photos of 6.8 million users  ZDNetView full coverage on Google News Full Story Here Google News December 14,… Read More

How tiny backpacks are turning bees into living drones – NBC News

How tiny backpacks are turning bees into living drones  NBC News By equipping bees with battery-powered backpacks, University of Washington researchers have created a flying wireless platform they call “Living IoT.” View full coverage on Google News Full Story Here Google News December 14, 2018 10:43 pm Support Us

AP source: White Sox acquire 1B Alonso in trade with Indians

CHICAGO (AP) — A person familiar with the deal says the Chicago White Sox have acquired first baseman Yonder Alonso in a trade with the Cleveland Indians. Chicago sent minor league outfielder Alex Call to Cleveland for Alonso, who hit .250 with 23 homers and 83 RBIs in 145 games this year during his only… Read More

Judge in health care case had blocked other Obama policies

U.S. District Judge Reed O’Connor, who ruled the Affordable Care Act “invalid” Friday, is no stranger to the conservative resistance to Obama administration policies. O’Connor, 53, is a former state and federal prosecutor who was nominated to the federal bench in 2007 by President George W. Bush. He has been active in the Federalist Society,… Read More

August trial set for fatal Florida parking dispute shooting

CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — A trial date has been set in the case of a white man accused of fatally shooting an unarmed black man in a parking lot dispute. The controversial case ignited Florida’s “stand your ground law.” During a hearing Friday, a judge set the trial date for Aug. 19. The Tampa Bay… Read More

Australia recognizes west Jerusalem as Israel’s capital

SYDNEY (AP) — Australia has decided to formally recognize west Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, but won’t move its embassy until there’s a peace settlement between Israel and Palestinians, Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced Saturday. He said in a speech that Australia will recognize east Jerusalem as Palestine’s capital only after a settlement has been reached… Read More

Man gets 15 years in prison after old sex assault kit tested

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A man who was linked to the rape of a woman in Portland 22 years ago using DNA evidence from a shelved sexual assault kit has been sentenced to 15 years in prison. The Oregonian/OregonLive reports 67-year-old Jihad Moore was sentenced Friday for the 1996 attack. He was found guilty at… Read More

Priest criticized teenager who killed himself at funeral

TEMPERANCE, Mich. (AP) — The Catholic Archdiocese of Detroit says it regrets that a priest officiating at a teen’s funeral questioned whether he would get to heaven after killing himself. Maison Hullibarger’s father tells the Detroit Free Press that he asked the priest to stop talking during the Dec. 8 funeral Mass. But Jeff Hullibarger… Read More

Australian judge issues gag order in high-profile case

NEW YORK (AP) — A verdict has been handed down in a high-profile criminal trial in Australia that a judge has ordered news organizations not to report on publicly. Critics have called the judge’s order overly sweeping and restrictive of press freedoms, and victims’ rights groups have criticized the fact that the proceedings have so… Read More

Could Robots Develop Prejudice on Their Own?

New research suggests that artificially intelligent machines are more capable of developing their own prejudices and biases than previously thought. Full Story Here Ozy-Daily Dose December 14, 2018 10:42 pm Support Us

Cops want direct talk with missing Colorado mom’s fiancé

DENVER — An official leading the search for a missing Colorado woman urged her fiance to speak with investigators, saying Friday that police believe he is the last person to see the 29-year-old “face to face” since Thanksgiving. Police also began searching the property of Kelsey Berreth’s fiance, Patrick Frazee. Officials said completing the search…… Read More

America Not ‘Cleanest We’ve Ever Been’ – FactCheck.org

America Not ‘Cleanest We’ve Ever Been’  FactCheck.org In response to a question about climate change, President Donald Trump falsely claimed that the United States was “the cleanest we’ve ever been.” Data from a … Full Story Here Google Fact Check December 14, 2018 10:41 pm Support Us

Obama’s Misleading Oil Boast – FactCheck.org

Obama’s Misleading Oil Boast  FactCheck.org Presidents — regardless of party — tend to take credit for good things that happen under their watch, regardless of how much influence their actions may have … Full Story Here Google Fact Check December 14, 2018 10:41 pm Support Us

Several Administrations Used Tear Gas at the Border – FactCheck.org

Several Administrations Used Tear Gas at the Border  FactCheck.org Q: During the Obama administration, did Border Patrol agents use tear gas to control crowds of migrants during incidents at the U.S.-Mexico border? A: Yes, and … Full Story Here Google Fact Check December 14, 2018 10:41 pm Support Us

Trump’s Misleading Paris Agreement Tweets – FactCheck.org

Trump’s Misleading Paris Agreement Tweets  FactCheck.org On Dec. 4, President Donald Trump tweeted about French President Emmanuel Macron and the Paris Agreement, misrepresenting the foreign leader’s position … Full Story Here Google Fact Check December 14, 2018 10:41 pm Support Us

Fact check: Trump wrong about illegal immigration costs – KOMO News

Fact check: Trump wrong about illegal immigration costs  KOMO News WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is spreading misleading numbers about the cost of illegal immigration. As he tries to pressure Democrats to fund … Full Story Here Google Fact Check December 14, 2018 10:41 pm Support Us

Our 15th Anniversary – FactCheck.org

Our 15th Anniversary  FactCheck.org FactCheck.org’s co-founder takes a look back at our beginnings and how the fact-checking landscape has changed. By Brooks Jackson. Posted on December 5, … Full Story Here Google Fact Check December 14, 2018 10:41 pm Support Us

Fossil blubber shows ichthyosaurs were warm blooded reptiles

A fossil so well preserved that its skin is still flexible is revealing much more about the marine reptiles called ichthyosaurs that swam in the sea during the age of dinosaurs Full Story Here New Scientist.com December 14, 2018 10:40 pm Support Us

Space art could be so much more than a shiny satellite in the sky

Orbital Reflector, a giant balloon that will inflate in Earth’s orbit and reflect the sun’s light, is the latest attempt at large-scale art in space. But space art should do more than mimic the stars Full Story Here New Scientist.com December 14, 2018 10:40 pm Support Us

Revealed: the first ever picture of the sun’s north pole

The sun has a north pole but no spacecraft has ever photographed it. Now the European Space Agency has cleverly pieced a together picture of it using other images Full Story Here New Scientist.com December 14, 2018 10:40 pm Support Us

Trump Kicks Away Obama Traditions Even at the Dinner Table

Supported by Trump Kicks Away Obama Traditions Even at the Dinner Table ImageWhite House chefs cooked ribeye steaks before the congressional picnic at the White House in June.CreditCreditAl Drago for The New York Times By Jennifer Steinhauer Dec. 14, 2018 WASHINGTON — President Trump was in a Washington food fracas before he was even elected.… Read More

Trump Names Mick Mulvaney Acting Chief of Staff

Supported by Trump Names Mick Mulvaney Acting Chief of Staff ImageAmong some senior White House officials, Mick Mulvaney had long been considered the “Original Plan B.”CreditCreditAl Drago for The New York Times By Michael Tackett and Maggie Haberman Dec. 14, 2018 WASHINGTON — President Trump announced on Friday that he had selected Mick Mulvaney, his… Read More

Mueller Rejects Flynn’s Attempt to Portray Himself as Victim of the F.B.I.

Supported by Mueller Rejects Flynn’s Attempt to Portray Himself as Victim of the F.B.I. ImageMichael T. Flynn, President Trump’s former national security adviser, will be sentenced next week.CreditCreditJonathan Ernst/Reuters By Adam Goldman Dec. 14, 2018 WASHINGTON — The special counsel’s office rejected on Friday a suggestion from Michael T. Flynn, President Trump’s former national security… Read More

In the Trump era, job satisfaction tumbles in the federal workforce

The number of employees who would recommend their agency as a good place to work dropped at 60 percent of federal offices, the annual “Best Places to Work in the Federal Government” rankings found. Full Story Here Washington Post December 14, 2018 10:29 pm Support Us

Court Strikes the Entire Affordable Care Act

Judge Reed O’Connor (N.D. Tex.) today issued a sweeping and breathtaking ruling striking the entire Affordable Care Act. Judge O’Connor ruled that the individual mandate could no longer be supported by Congress’s taxing power; that the individual mandate is not… Full Story Here Law Professor December 14, 2018 10:28 pm Support Us

The best DMV rap songs and albums of 2018

Instead of worrying about a national audience, the scene appears to be listening to itself. Full Story Here Washington Post December 14, 2018 10:28 pm Support Us

Porsche presents EV ‘FastCharge' solution

Full Story Here Yahoo News December 14, 2018 10:28 pm Support Us The automaker Porsche has presented a prototype charging station in Germany with an output of up to 450kW. It can be used by electric models of all brands compatible with the European standard Type 2 variant of the widely used Combined Charging System… Read More

Former Canadian Envoy Is Now at Center of Feud With China

Full Story Here Yahoo News December 14, 2018 10:28 pm Support Us The former Canadian diplomat who has written about some of the touchiest geopolitical issues in the world, including China’s expanding military footprint in Africa and the North Korea nuclear crisis, is now at the center of a stand-off between two global super-powers. Kovrig… Read More

20 Financial New Year's Resolutions for 2019

Full Story Here Yahoo News December 14, 2018 10:28 pm Support Us Nearly one-third of Americans plan to make a money resolution for 2019, according to a Fidelity Investments survey, with 48 percent of them planning to save more, 29 percent aiming to pay down debt and 15 percent aspiring to spend less. Identify financial… Read More

Due to fly WOW Air next year? Your trip might be canceled

Full Story Here Yahoo News December 14, 2018 10:28 pm Support Us The struggling budget carrier says holiday flights will not be affected. Flight cuts will begin in January. Affected passengers will be notified. Full Story Here Yahoo News December 14, 2018 10:28 pm Support Us

House panel to probe potential foreign funding of Trump’s inauguration

The incoming chairman of the House Intelligence Committee said Friday that his panel plans to investigate possible “illicit foreign funding or involvement in the inauguration” of President Donald Trump, an event that was supported by more than $100 million in private donations. Rep. Adam Schiff,… Full Story Here Chicago Tribune December 14, 2018 10:28 pm… Read More

Mick Mulvaney will have the toughest job in the White House, and Trump better not ruin it – Washington Examiner

Mick Mulvaney will have the toughest job in the White House, and Trump better not ruin it  Washington ExaminerTrump’s Next Chief of Staff Called Him ‘A Terrible Human Being’ Just Before He Was Elected President  The Daily BeastTrump names Mick Mulvaney acting chief of staff  CNNMick Mulvaney to replace John Kelly as ‘acting’ chief of staff, Trump says  Fox… Read More

ICE arrested more than 80,000 illegal immigrants in 2018 with DUI charges, convictions – Washington Examiner

ICE arrested more than 80,000 illegal immigrants in 2018 with DUI charges, convictions  Washington ExaminerDeportations under Trump are on the rise but still lower than Obama’s, ICE report shows  Washington PostICE arrests of immigrants in U.S. illegally highest since 2014: agency  ReutersDeportations up, but backlog of ICE fugitives also grows  Washington TimesICE arrests continue to rise in Trump’s second… Read More

How James Wan Convinced Nicole Kidman to Star in ‘Aquaman’ – Variety

How James Wan Convinced Nicole Kidman to Star in ‘Aquaman’  VarietyJason Momoa Led A Traditional Haka At The ‘Aquaman’ Premiere—And We Couldn’t Love Him More 😍  Comic SandsThe Director James Wan: If ‘Aquaman’ Doesn’t Work, Blame Me  The New York TimesJason Momoa and ‘Aquaman’ Cast Perform Traditional Haka at Film’s Premiere  Inside EditionNo, James Wan Isn’t Contracted For An… Read More

Signs of trouble from China – The Washington Post

Signs of trouble from China  The Washington PostDow dives about 500 points to its lowest close since May  CNBCDow tumbles nearly 500 points as global growth concerns hammer stocks  Fox BusinessThe Dow plunges 500 points, enters a correction  Business InsiderWall Street tumbles on global growth worries, J&J decline  Yahoo NewsView full coverage on Google News Full Story Here Google News… Read More

Mary Hardin-Baylor beats Mount Union in Stagg Bowl, captures 2018 DIII football championship – NCAA.com

Mary Hardin-Baylor beats Mount Union in Stagg Bowl, captures 2018 DIII football championship  NCAA.comStagg Bowl: Mount Union loses to Mary Hardin-Baylor, 24-16, in Division III national championship  cleveland.comStagg Bowl 2018 live updates: streaming, scores, highlights, from Mount Union vs. Mary Hardin-Baylor  SB NationStagg Bowl results: Mary Hardin-Baylor beats Mount Union for championship  SB NationView full coverage on Google News… Read More

Why the EU cares nothing for Theresa May’s plight – Washington Examiner

Why the EU cares nothing for Theresa May’s plight  Washington ExaminerBrexit latest: I’m confused… what just happened?  BBC NewsEU refuses to help British PM over Brexit, says ‘it is not open for renegotiation’  CNBCBrexit: More assurances for MPs possible says May  BBC NewsBrexit: The Most Boring Important Story in the World  The New York TimesView full coverage on Google News… Read More

Michael Cohen’s conversion to anti-Trump is no excuse for newsrooms to treat him like an honest and credible source – Washington Examiner

Michael Cohen’s conversion to anti-Trump is no excuse for newsrooms to treat him like an honest and credible source  Washington ExaminerHe’s ‘King Rat’: Geraldo Says Cohen on ‘Mission to Take Down the President’  Fox News InsiderTrump knew payments were wrong, Cohen says  ABC NewsFormer FEC commissioners: Trump-Cohen ‘hush’ payments not necessarily a violation  Fox NewsMichael Cohen Got Wise. Will… Read More

Increase pressure on China following its detention of two Canadians – Washington Examiner

Increase pressure on China following its detention of two Canadians  Washington ExaminerCanada warns Trump: Huawei extradition shouldn’t be ‘politicized’ | TheHill  The HillCanada to Trump administration: Don’t play politics with Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou extradition case  USA TODAYHow a National Security Investigation of Huawei Set Off an International Incident  The Indian ExpressTrump shouldn’t be negotiating U.S. criminal prosecutions with… Read More

Samsung moves deeper into blockchain, adds crypto wallet to S10 – CoinGeek

Samsung moves deeper into blockchain, adds crypto wallet to S10  CoinGeekThis is the software experience that will power Samsung’s foldable smartphone  BGRGalaxy S10 Leak ‘Confirms’ Samsung’s Nasty Surprise  ForbesSamsung Galaxy Fold’s Full Specs and Price Revealed  Tom’s GuideAll Galaxy S10 variants tipped to feature “Powershare” reverse wireless charging  Gizchina.comView full coverage on Google News Full Story Here Google News December… Read More

Scientists tell lawmakers fetal tissue research is ‘essential’ but House GOP refuses to listen – ThinkProgress

Scientists tell lawmakers fetal tissue research is ‘essential’ but House GOP refuses to listen  ThinkProgressHealth and Human Services department shuts down HIV research  SalonThe Health 202: House GOPers call for government to end fetal tissue research funding in fiery hearing  The Washington PostTrump administration mulls restrictions on fetal tissue in federally-backed research  ABC NewsFor Republicans, fight over fetal tissue… Read More

Financials fall into bear market, joining materials and energy stocks – CNBC

Financials fall into bear market, joining materials and energy stocks  CNBCThe S&P 500 And You: Why Most Investors Did Not Beat The Market In 2018  Seeking AlphaThe U.S. Stock Market Is Officially in a Correction. And Financial Stocks Are Now in a Bear Market  FortuneStocks Are Sounding the Alarm on Earnings  BloombergUS financial stocks slide into a bear market  Financial… Read More

Discord Store wants an Epic win with 90/10 revenue split – The Tech Report

Discord Store wants an Epic win with 90/10 revenue split  The Tech ReportDiscord announces 90/10 revenue split for self-published titles on upcoming games store  TechCrunchSubnautica is free until the holidays on the Epic Game Store  PC GamerDiscord Store goes after Steam, Epic by offering developers more money  TechSpotDiscord Takes Shot at Steam in Announcing Revenue Split for Its Store  Screen… Read More

Princess Charlotte wears hand-me-downs from Prince George – Page Six

Princess Charlotte wears hand-me-downs from Prince George  Page SixDid You Notice the Ironic Detail That All 3 Royal Christmas Cards Have in Common?  PEOPLE.comPrince Harry & Meghan Markle & Prince William & Kate Middleton’s Official Christmas Cards Are Here  AccessPrincess Charlotte Wears Prince George’s Sweater in the Royal Christmas Card  HarpersBAZAAR.comSurprise! See the New Photo from Prince Harry and… Read More

Evidentiary hearing on 9th District issues rescheduled

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — An evidentiary hearing on allegations of absentee ballot fraud in a North Carolina congressional district election has been rescheduled. The N.C. State Board of Elections and Ethics Enforcement announced Friday that the public hearing initially scheduled for Dec. 21 will now be held on Jan. 11, 2019. In a letter Monday,… Read More

4th defendant in malnourished boy’s death get prison

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — A man charged with neglect in the death of a malnourished 9-year-old Indiana boy with cerebral palsy has been sentenced to eight years in prison. Hubert Kraemer pleaded guilty to neglect charges in Vigo Superior Court and was sentenced Friday. The sentence includes four years of probation for the 58-year-old… Read More

Police say video of toddler yanked from mom not whole story

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York City police commissioner said Friday that a more complicated and “chaotic” story is emerging from a witness video that went viral showing a tug-of-war between a New York mother with a toddler and police yanking the boy from her. Police said an internal review found that Jazmine Headley… Read More

Federal judge rules health care overhaul unconstitutional

WASHINGTON (AP) — A conservative federal judge in Texas on Friday ruled the Affordable Care Act “invalid” on the eve of the sign-up deadline for next year. But with appeals certain, even the Trump White House said the law will remain in place for now. In a 55-page opinion, U.S. District Judge Reed O’Connor ruled… Read More

California DMV: 589 voter records not sent before election

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California’s secretary of state called Friday for new leadership at the state’s embattled Department of Motor Vehicles after revelations of an error that could have prevented nearly 600 people from voting last month. DMV Director Jean Shiomoto told Secretary of State Alex Padilla in a letter that the agency mistakenly failed… Read More

Trump plan for census citizenship question poised for trial

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California’s lawsuit against a Trump administration plan to add a citizenship question to the 2020 U.S. census moved closer to trial after a U.S. judge refused to throw out the challenge Friday. The state had presented enough evidence to support its authority to challenge the plan, and there was a “material… Read More

Scott Walker signs bills to limit powers of incoming Wisconsin Democrats

Outgoing governor stripped power from the incoming governor and attorney general as well as limiting early voting Follow the latest in US politics live Scott Walker, the outgoing Wisconsin governor, has signed a raft of legislation passed by the Republican state legislature that restricts the power of the incoming Democratic governor and attorney general as… Read More

The Surprising Hotbed for NFL Recruits

Turns out Texas isn’t the national MVP when it comes to sending players to the NFL. Full Story Here Ozy-Daily Dose December 14, 2018 10:28 pm Support Us