The economy for the 1% is good, very good.
Airfares are close to their lowest prices ever, with a roundtrip ticket from New York to London costing $350, almost a tenth of the price it would have been in the 1970s. Since fares and routes are no longer regulated by the government, fierce competition has led airlines to generate new revenue streams, which often inflate the base fares greatly.
Robert Norris has died, aged 90. He was best known as the “Marlboro Man,” but he never smoked. Nathan Rousseau Smith has the story.
"In the gym world there can be some... scandals, let's say!"
Dr. Phil thinks smoking weed will lower your IQ.
Instead of “trashing” Mexico and their people the United States should join in a meaningful “war on drugs” to stop the flow of drugs by gangs. Perhaps the two countries have a mutual interest when it comes to drugs and gang violence.
Walls will not stop this kind of drug related violence.
Torque and horsepower are both ways of understanding force where torque describes the capacity of a force to twist an object and horsepower describes that capacity over time. We'll examine how horsepower improves a car's ability to perform "work," and how an engineer uses a dynamometer to measure horsepower and torque curves.
One day Queen Elizabeth II will, unfortunately, pass away, resulting in arguably the biggest funeral of the century. The preparations for the days, weeks and months after her passing, are given the code name Operation London Bridge. Upon her death, her eldest son, Prince Charles, will immediately become King. This could signal great change, not just for the United Kingdom but potentially the world.
NYT’s Annie Karni, Wash Post’s Robert Costa, former chief spokesman for the Department of Justice Matt Miller, Bloomberg Opinion’s Tim O’Brien, and The Root’s Jason Johnson react to the release of the transcript of Ambassador Bill Taylor’s deposition, where he testified to Trump’s quid pro quo with Ukraine.
“You've gotta dance like there's nobody watching,