Trump urges Mexico to block illegal immigrants from El Salvador

Trump urges Mexico to block illegal immigrants from El Salvador

Top Stories February 24, 2018 0

WASHINGTON/SAN SALVADOR (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday called on Mexico to do more to prevent violent illegal immigrants from El Salvador from entering the United States, again pushing his long-proposed border wall but stopping short of saying Mexico would fund it. Trump, in a post on... Read more
Silver-Screen Travel Inspiration for Oscars Season

Silver-Screen Travel Inspiration for Oscars Season

Travel February 24, 2018 0

For armchair travelers, a film may be the best way to get to, say, Italy — or, if you’re a “Star Wars” fan, the planet of Ahch-to. But for those who actually like to get on a plane, a movie’s location can determine an entire itinerary. In fact, films... Read more
Curling Gold Medal Live Results: U.S.A. vs. Sweden

Curling Gold Medal Live Results: U.S.A. vs. Sweden

Sports February 24, 2018 0

What is curling? Here’s how it works. End 1: Sweden Keeps the Hammer Following warm-ups and the ceremonial blaring of bagpipes (curling is a Scottish game), both teams have hit the ice. There is a huge contingent of American fans in the building, and some of them may have... Read more
Messenger adds shortcut for group calls, Instagram expands privacy

Messenger adds shortcut for group calls, Instagram expands privacy

Social Media February 24, 2018 0

Social media is a fluid technology — nearly every day, the major social media networks are announcing a big change, coming under fire for the latest controversy or moving forward in smaller ways. Social Feed is a collection of those smaller changes that you may have missed with this... Read more
The cyber soldiers of the future

The cyber soldiers of the future

Video Gallery February 24, 2018 0

The US army prepares for potential cyber warfare. CNN’s Clare Sebastian reports. source Read more
Florida governor proposes new gun sale limits after school shooting

Florida governor proposes new gun sale limits after school shooting

Top Stories February 24, 2018 0

PARKLAND, Fla. (Reuters) – Florida Governor Rick Scott, a loyal ally of the U.S. gun lobby under mounting pressure to act in the aftermath of last week’s deadly mass shooting, urged state lawmakers on Friday to tighten access to firearms for young people and the mentally disturbed. Scott said... Read more
Chief of Leading Investment Firm Steps Aside After Client Complaints

Chief of Leading Investment Firm Steps Aside After Client Complaints

Business February 24, 2018 0

But Abraaj clients weren’t satisfied, and they demanded that an independent accountant be hired to determine how the funds were used over the past year. Mr. Naqvi hired KPMG, the auditing giant, to look into the matter. Earlier this month, KPMG said that the Abraaj Group had acted appropriately... Read more
NRA honors FCC chair with rifle for repealing ‘net neutrality’

NRA honors FCC chair with rifle for repealing ‘net neutrality’

Top Stories February 24, 2018 0

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The National Rifle Association (NRA) on Friday honored the head of the Federal Communications Commission with a rifle after braving death threats and other opposition as he worked to undo the Obama administration’s 2015 net neutrality rules. FCC Chairman Ajit Pai was honored at the Conservative... Read more
Open Thread: This Week in Style News

Open Thread: This Week in Style News

Lifestyle February 24, 2018 0

(Also, I got a great table-setting tip: tinfoil-covered fruit. I am telling you, it’s practically the best-looking thing I’ve seen all season. And something you actually could DIY.) I was reminded of it later that evening when Federico Marchetti, the C.E.O. of Yoox Net-a-Porter, had a birthday party and... Read more
Have back pain? Check out these step-tracking, posture-correcting insoles

Have back pain? Check out these step-tracking, posture-correcting insoles

Technology February 24, 2018 0

Blame it on increasingly sedentary jobs in which we spend hours slouching in a chair if you want, but a lot of us have posture that, quite frankly, sucks. A new Kickstarter device promises to help us solve that, however, courtesy of what may very well be the world’s... Read more