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Donald Trump’s pro-torture rhetoric could help bring abuse to a neighborhood near you

Victims of torture by Chicago police under the command of Jon Burge, on May 6, 2015 in Chicago. Burge tortured confessions from more than 110 African American men, using techniques similar...

Why some Tories fear blood on the streets in a couple of years

There I was, having an interesting conversation with a senior Tory about the road ahead for the government, when he surprised me by making the unprompted declaration: “I worry there will...

Gabbard In Syria: Upset Is Mostly About Avoiding A Future #TulsiOrBust [Opinion]

If Tulsi Gabbard, the young Democratic congresswoman who personally flew to Syria on a fact-finding mission, maintains her political trajectory, she will be the President of the United States one day....

U.S. Transportation department executive approved grant days before taking job with rail contractor

A top Obama administration executive at the U.S. Department of Transportation approved a $647-million grant for a California rail project in mid-January and less than two weeks later went to work...

Membership Applications at Mar-a-Lago Soar After Trump Becomes President

Gerardo Mora/Getty ImagesA U.S. Coast Guard boat passes through the Mar-a-Lago Resort where President-elect Donald Trump will be spending Thanksgiving on November 23, 2016 in Palm Beach, Florida. This is now...

Attkisson’s Feb 19 ‘Full Measure’ Investigates VA Contractor Accused of Cheating Veterans

On her February 19th episode of “Full Measure,” host Sharyl Attkisson investigates new concerns involving the Department of Veterans Affairs. Attkisson examines allegations in a lawsuit against a Veterans Administration contractor...

Security News This Week: Yahoo Got Hacked Again. No, Seriously

WIRED It was a busy week in security, but aren’t they all these days! It’s always something when yet another Yahoo hack ends up somehow not even cracking the top news....

Trump To Step Back Into Familiar Territory With Rally In Florida

President Trump steps off Air Force One as he arrives in West Palm Beach, Fla., on Friday. The president is holding a rally in the state on Saturday. President Trump is...

Beauty: selfie powders that flatter on and off camera

I approach any beauty product designed and declared as an aid to good selfies with some scepticism. Not because I’ve anything against selfie culture within reason, but because many of social...

A friend is flirting with my husband. She cheats on all her partners, so...

One of my oldest and closest friends seems attracted to my husband. She is not overtly inappropriate, and I feel her behaviour is unaware / unconscious, but she gives him a...