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

April 23, 2017

… eating out every night. But, what about the times that you want to make something that calls for ingredients that youll rarely use. Take Paella, for example. While its delicious, theres a chance that the saffron you purchased is going to go to waste. When grocery shopping, try to think of meals that use similar ingredients so that nothing is going to waste. Another option would be to join something like Blue Apron or Sun Basket since they provide the right amount of ingredients needed for each …

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This is what protest sounds like

April 21, 2017

(CNN)Black Lives Matter activist Zellie Imani remembers the moment civil rights leader the Rev. Jesse Jackson came to Ferguson, Missouri, in the wake of Michael Brown’s 2014 death. Crowds had gathered to protest the fatal shooting of unarmed, 18-year-old Brown by a white police officer, and Imani remembers Jackson joining the demonstrators as they marched toward a church. But Jackson, it seems, had missed a crucial memo. “I think he tried to have us sing ‘We Shall …

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EPA head visits community famous for lead contamination

April 20, 2017

… evacuated after soil tests showed lead and arsenic contamination levels 228 times the amount the Environmental Protection Agency considers potentially hazardous to children. It was the first superfund site EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt has visited — making a trip there Wednesday — and the agency said he was the first administrator to visit this particular site. Pruitt visited “to discuss cleanup and hear directly from East Chicago residents affected by contamination in their …

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Deported to Mexico: Who is the US kicking out?

April 18, 2017

Mexico City (CNN)Maria Perez hasn’t seen her grandson since he was a little boy. On her cell phone she keeps a video of that day. It shows 8-year-old Eduardo Hernandez hugging her goodbye. Now Hernandez is 21 and walking through the frosted glass doors at Mexico City’s international airport. …

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Bahia Shehab: 1,000 ways to say no in Arabic

April 18, 2017

(CNN)In 2011, when the revolution swept through Egypt, Bahia Shehab stood on the streets of Cairo with a spray-can in her hand determined to deliver one message: No. A thousand times no. No to military rule. No to violence. No to dictatorship. And no to beating women. On walls across Cairo she spray painted a series of quotes objecting Egyptian authorities. …

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President Trump is spending some hefty coin on travel these days

April 17, 2017

… (@realDonaldTrump) December 14, 2011 Much has been made in the media recently about Trump being on pace to spend in one year what President Obama spent on travel over his entire eight years in office. The Obama’s Spain vacation cost taxpayers over $476K http://t.co/W6kIpd5x They love to spend money. Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) April 27, 2012 Do a little math seven Trump trips in three months works out to 28 trips over a year, times $3.6 million a trip using that Obama GAO …

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Kim Kardashian is endorsing that morning sickness drug again with a weird #tbt

April 14, 2017

… majority of her Instagrams post-Paris robbery, and she’s not one to compromise her aesthetic. The thing is, she’s broken up her precious grid with digital #SponCon ads a couple times recently. Had she Photoshopped a digital image onto a different digital image, the shop job would be significantly less glaring. But now I can’t stop thinking about a morning sickness drug, so who’s the fool? WATCH: Man kicked out of city council meeting for trying to recreate Kendall …

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Amid tension, cultural exchange and appreciation at the Russian embassy

April 6, 2017

… Homestead Spartan Alliance Marching Band, hailing from Vice President Mike Pence’s home state of Indiana, were in the audience for musical performances from American, Russian and Ukrainian artists as part of the Embassy Series, a recurring concert program that strives to unite people “through musical diplomacy.” 2 more times Trump associates met with Russians “This. Is. So. Cool,” one student said. “Honestly, it’s …

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Axelrod: Trump’s Susan Rice allegation ‘beneath the dignity of that office’

April 6, 2017

(CNN)David Axelrod, former senior adviser to President Barack Obama, strongly criticized President Donald Trump for suggesting without evidence that former national security adviser Susan Rice may have committed a crime by trying to unmask the names of Trump’s associates who were mentioned in intercepted communications during the Obama administration. Trump, asked by the times if he believed Rice committed a crime, responded, “Do I think? Yes, I think.” During an interview …

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Trump’s Secretary of Everything: Jared Kushner

April 4, 2017

… The two men at times have seemed at odds; in February, as Kushner was meeting with Mexican officials in Washington to arrange a visit by President Enrique Pea Nieto, Trump tweeted: “If Mexico is unwilling to pay for the badly needed wall, then it would be better to cancel the upcoming meeting.” Pea Nieto ended up canceling his visit. More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsGet 1 Money Magnet Method each Month Linked Messenger with Newsletter – monthly pay Linkedin …

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Trump signals he won’t press human rights ahead of key diplomatic week

April 3, 2017

… Trump has spoken several times since becoming the GOP nominee last summer. Later in the week he will meet China’s leader Xi Jinping at his Mar-a-Lago estate, where issues of trade and security are expected to eclipse discussion of human rights. Replay More Videos … MUST WATCH China steps up environmental protection China In his meetings with China’s Xi on Thursday and Friday, Trump will again confront a leader accused of running a repressive regime …

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Hillary Clinton, it’s too soon

April 1, 2017

(CNN)Hillary Clinton is back. Of course, Hillary Clinton is back. I am convinced she will run for the presidency as many times as it takes to win — even if she is still being wheeled through the streets of Iowa at 108, kept alive by robotics and a refusal to surrender. She came to Georgetown University on Friday to give a speech to some fans, and delivered a stinging attack on Donald Trump’s budget. Clinton is great at attacking others, dreadful at selling herself. This is a …

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Crayola is killing off a classic crayon and say goodbye to your childhood

March 29, 2017

… classic, iconic 24-count box of crayons. SEE ALSO: This App Makes Coloring Books Come to Life The company casually announced its ruthless decision on its social media platforms as though it wouldn’t crush anyone who has ever colored outside the lines or dared to dream. My gosh. Then, Crayola had the audacity to announce it would be live-streaming the madness and holding an event in New York’s times Square to really celebrate this tragedy. If you’re wondering whether the …

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Foursquare, a SXSW darling, brought the most fun to SXSW 2017

March 27, 2017

… “I think location data is truly becoming more important,” Breton said. “We just launched our SDK. We’re allowing various brands and apps to use the magic. For a brand to be able to understand that someone goes to the movie theater four times a month, I think that’s something that’s becoming more a part of the conversation.” WATCH: Toy Joy is a toy store that brings out the best from Austin’s unique oddities More From this publisher : HERE …

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13 feminists with legendary Twitter game

March 26, 2017

Minna Salami, J.K. Rowling, and Emma Watson have mastered the Twitter game.Image: Carola Michaela photography / David Fisher / Broad image / REX / SHUTTERSTOCK / MASHABLE COMPOSITE While Twitter can be a platform for dialogue and community, it has gained a reputation for being a space where misogynistic trolls roam free tweeting their hatred at will. SEE ALSO: 11 times Emma Watson was the hero we all needed In a time where feminist discourse has never been greater or more important, Twitter …

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You use this word all the time to get through hard times

March 26, 2017

… the generic form of the word “you” helps people make sense of and distance themselves from negative emotional experiences. Consider, for example, sayings like: “You don’t know what you have till it’s gone,” or “what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger.” Those may be clichs, but there’s a reason people turn to them for solace. They make tough times feel less personal and more like universal experiences. The Science study conducted six …

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Uber’s President is resigning amid the company crisis

March 20, 2017

Image: BRITTANY HERBERT/MASHABLE Different day, but the same tough times at Uber. Uber President Jeff Jones has quit, Recode reported Sunday. The decision to leave directly relates to Uber’s last two months of PR hell, anonymous sources told Recode. SEE ALSO: This Uber executive sure sounds defensive about not taking the fall for Uber’s harassment crisis Uber PR provided this statement: We want to thank Jeff for his six months at the company and wish him all the best. But the …

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Looking back on the political gambles of May and Sturgeon – BBC News

March 19, 2017

… should be glad. The opposition have ganged up on them several times this term already – should they have to bow to “the will of parliament” all the time, they would have had to repeal the football act, ban fracking, give Highlands and Islands its own board and accept that they are “failing teachers, parents and pupils”. Party politics There are still some party-political elements amid this grand constitutional row. In particular, it has cast the SNP and the …

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

February 28, 2017

… prisoners. 2.Will Berwyn make a difference to overcrowding? America’s LA County jail is almost 10 times bigger than HMP Berwyn with around 17,000 inmates, although it’s not strictly comparable as it is made up of a collection of facilities spread over a wide area. The United States does have the highest incarceration rates in the world with figures for 2014 showing 690 prisoners for every 100,000 people, compared to 146 in England and Wales. England and Wales had the highest …

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