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DEA leader rebukes Trump telling officers to be 'rough' on suspects

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 19:14
Less than 24 hours after President Donald Trump told an audience full of police officers in New York to be "rough" on suspects, the acting head of the Drug Enforcement Administration sent his employees an email that rebuked the President's suggestion.

Reasons for avoiding sex are often treatable

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 17:46
Sex has a strong influence on many aspects of well-being: it is one of our most basic physiological needs. Sex feeds our identity and is a core element of our social life.

NASA's planetary defense system to be tested

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 16:15
Scientists are certain that 2012 TC4 won't impact Earth, but they don't know much else about the asteroid's trajectory

A reset of her own: Ivanka Trump moves forward

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 15:50
The White House was in full reset mode Monday — former Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly was sworn in as chief of staff at 9:30 a.m. ET, and by mid-afternoon, communications director Anthony Scaramucci was ousted just days after he joined the Trump team.

Tropical Storm Emily makes Florida landfall

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 15:39
A tropical storm forming near Tampa, Florida, is threatening heavy rain, strong winds and possible flash flooding.

Serena Williams: 'Gender pay gap hits women of color hardest'

Tue, 08/01/2017 - 15:23
American tennis star Serena Williams has slammed the gender pay gap, issuing a passionate call for black women to "be fearless" and demand equality.