25 ways to save $250 a month that everyone is messing up

April 23, 2017

… You never indulge Just like with socializing, its alright to indulge now and then. It can be used as a reward or help you experience new things. So, if youve brewed your own coffee at home all week, go ahead and stop by Starbucks on Friday morning. You earned it! 13. Youve taken DIY too far Thanks to Pinterest and YouTube, weve been tricked into thinking that we can do anything from building furniture to repairing our cars. The problem is that this can lead us to potentially do more harm than …


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. …


CNN 10 – April 7, 2017

April 7, 2017

… debate, which means to force an actual majority vote, you needed always to have 60. It required typically some bipartisan consensus building, because neither party often had 60-plus seats in their control. When you remove that, you start to slide even further down the slippery slope that Harry Reid started us all on in 2013. If we’ve already wiped out the use of the traditional filibuster, that 60-vote margin on several things including Supreme Court nominees, what’s to stop either …


Trump just can’t quit the 2016 campaign talk

April 5, 2017

(CNN)Donald Trump won the 2016 presidential election 147 days ago. He remains fixated on his win — and the fact no one saw it coming. Speaking at the 2017 North America’s building Trades Unions National Legislative Conference in Washington months after Election Day, Trump regaled the assembled union members with the story about his unlikely victory, something he has done at countless speeches before. “They would say, ‘There’s no way to 270. You need 270. …


McCain: No comparison between Trump and Reagan

April 2, 2017

… resolution is on the table By assaulting a foundational principle of American democracy, McCain said, Russia’s interference in the 2016 presidential election was an act more destructive than if the US had been attacked through conventional warfare. “It’s one thing to destroy a building with a bomb or inflict damage, but if you destroy the fundamentals of a free and open society, which is what democracy is all about, you inflict incredibly heavier damage,” he said. The …


Investigation of Mosul civil casualties expanded

March 31, 2017

Washington (CNN)An investigation into a US airstrike that coincided with civilian deaths in Mosul, Iraq, on March 17 has now expanded into a more formal review of all airstrikes in the area over a period of several days, the US military said Thursday. Col. Mohammad Shumari, head of civil forces working in the area, told CNN that 141 bodies had been removed from the location of the March 17 strike in the al-Resala district of Mosul’s al-Jadidah neighborhood. The military investigation was …


Actress who played Lucille Bluth explains why the Trump family is ‘Arrested Development’ IRL

March 29, 2017

… we talked about a wall between Mexico and the U.S. years before anyone even had an idea about building a wall, Walter said. In that episode, George Bluth (basically the Donald Trump of the Bluths) steals the plan to build a U.S.-Mexico border wall on a government contract from his rival, Stan Sitwell. Ah, sometimes the truth is just stranger (and really worse) than fiction. WATCH: The Raindrop Cake is back and this time it’s a bright shade of purple More From this publisher : HERE …


Lyft follows up on that ACLU donation with a new way to donate

March 27, 2017

Round up your Lyft ride, and donate the rest.Image: lyft Lyft is building on its good PR streak with a new way to donate to charity. Riders who #DeletedUber or just really like Lyft will be able to round up the cost of their ride to the nearest dollar and donate the rest to charity. SEE ALSO: Meet Roadie, the Ludacris-backed Uber for rideshare-transporting your stuff Lyft users can’t choose exactly which charity, but they do get the option to look through causes including the …


A city stilled, shocked and then enraged by attack

March 23, 2017

… out of his mouth. When the yelling and sirens filled the air, Meichan says his group was separated into three. He didn’t know where his tutor was; he hopes she has been locked inside the building. He says he’s worried some of his friends have gone toward the bridge to take photos. “I’m a bit shaken up, you never expect this to happen to you,” he explains, his hands trembling. Meanwhile, curious bystanders have gathered next to the police tape, their phones …


HMP Berwyn: How does biggest prison compare to others? – BBC News

February 28, 2017

… } Click to see content: berwyn_capacity When the building of HMP Berwyn was started it was set to provide 500 more places than the current biggest prison in England and Wales – privately run HMP Oakwood in Staffordshire. G4S-run Oakwood had 1,600 places when it opened in 2012. However, due to overcrowding in prisons across the UK, Oakwood further increased its capacity last year by converting some single cells into rooms which could hold two inmates and can now hold up to 2,096 …