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Trump's Fed pick said he's not a 'big believer in democracy'

CNN - Sat, 2019-04-13 11:59
Stephen Moore, who President Donald Trump announced last month as his nominee for the Federal Reserve Board of Governors, has a history of advocating self-described "radical" views on the economy and government.

How first photo of black hole was captured

CNN - Sat, 2019-04-13 11:52
Scientists have been using a global network of telescopes in an attempt to capture the first-ever photos of a black hole.

Man on American Airlines flight touched faces of passengers, sprayed them, then jumped to tarmac

CNN - Sat, 2019-04-13 11:47
It was a strange episode on American Airlines flight 1346 Friday as a 25-year-old man touched the faces of other passengers and sprayed them with an unknown substance before jumping off the grounded plane, Phoenix, Arizona, police said in a press release.

Donald Glover’s ‘Guava Island’ Debuts After Coachella Set as Childish Gambino

NY Times - Sat, 2019-04-13 11:45
The musician and TV creator’s new project, a 55-minute film with Rihanna, is available now to stream on Amazon.

Essay: $2 and Some Pancakes Went Far at the 1969 Boston Marathon

NY Times - Sat, 2019-04-13 11:45
Fifty years ago, George Hirsch recalls, all you needed to run Boston was a couple of bucks and a note from a doctor saying you were good to go.

Streaming Movie Review: ‘Guava Island’ Review: Donald Glover’s Island Getaway Is a Casual Charmer

NY Times - Sat, 2019-04-13 11:37
The star, along with Rihanna and his “Atlanta” collaborators, crafts a freewheeling paean to the pleasures of taking it easy.

US Navy sailor and Japanese woman found dead in Okinawa

CNN - Sat, 2019-04-13 11:36
A US Navy sailor and a Japanese woman were found dead -- both stabbed -- on Saturday in a bloody apartment bedroom on the Japanese island of Okinawa, police there said.

Pompeo 'confident' US will continue 'progress' with North Korea

CNN - Sat, 2019-04-13 11:30
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Saturday he's "confident" that the United States will continue its "progress" with North Korea on denuclearization, as the two countries' leaders have suggested they're open to potential third summit.

A 911 Call, an Unarmed Woman and a Single Shot: The Mystery of a Police Shooting

NY Times - Sat, 2019-04-13 11:24
Mohamed Noor fired one bullet on a summer night in 2017, killing Justine Ruszczyk. With his murder trial underway, much of what happened remains unclear.

Exclusive: Coca-Cola and Disney partner for new 'Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge' land

CNN - Sat, 2019-04-13 11:18
Disney and Coca-Cola, two of the most recognizable brands on earth, are going to be together in a galaxy far, far away.

What the Bible Says About Secrets

NY Times - Sat, 2019-04-13 11:17
Scripture offers at least two views of privacy: It’s necessary for a healthy spiritual life, but it also provides a place where sin can be committed.

Kacey Musgraves tried a simple call-and-response at Coachella. The crowd failed.

CNN - Sat, 2019-04-13 11:13
Not everyone can keep up with Kacey Musgraves' yee-haw energy.

Opinion: Congress-Barr conflict shows it's time to bring back prosecutors with true independence

CNN - Sat, 2019-04-13 11:07
As we wait for Attorney General William Barr to release a redacted version of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's confidential report on his investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 Presidential election, it's worth asking: how did we arrive at this moment? Why, unlike the reports of previous independent counsels, is Mueller's unredacted report not being provided to Congress or the American people?

The Evolution of E L James

NY Times - Sat, 2019-04-13 11:04
James changed the literary landscape with her blockbuster erotica trilogy, “Fifty Shades of Grey.” Now she is trying something (sort of) new.

This Editorial Is Not About Designer Babies

NY Times - Sat, 2019-04-13 10:58
A procedure called mitochondrial replacement therapy could eliminate devastating diseases. It would not enable parents to ‘design’ their children.

President Trump targets Rep. Ilhan Omar with a video of twin towers burning

Washington Post - Sat, 2019-04-13 10:57
The remarks in question came in March, as Omar, one of the first Muslim women elected to Congress, spoke about Islamophobia.
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