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Analysis: Bully pulpit laced with race

WASHINGTON -- For much of his time as president, Donald Trump has been the bully in the bully pulpit, castigating targets foreign and domestic. Much of Trump's bluster attempts to divide people into us-against-them, and it often has a single ...Read More

Business

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Americans should be wary of Cuban humanitarian fund

After Hurricane Irma's devastating 72-hour pass through northern Cuba, the Cuban government took a novel approach to storm relief: It posted a Cuban bank account number on social media where donations can be sent.

Even though the Cuban Foreign ...Read More

Entertainment

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CBS takes bold digital push

LOS ANGELES--When CBS Corp. launched a stand-alone streaming service three years ago, some analysts wondered why consumers would spend nearly $6 a month to watch a TV channel that they could get over the air for free.

CBS soon will answer that ...Read More

Health & Spirit

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Health

Religion

Hurricanes not enough? Now, word comes that the world's ending on Saturday

Memo to the Christian conspiracy theorist, er numerologist, who insists that a series of apocalyptic events will begin on Sept. 23 and that the world is about to end. Mr. David Meade, have you logged on to a news site lately? Sept. 23? Please. ...Read More

Senior Living

Social Security: Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

We know the importance of "familia" in Hispanic culture, and we're proud to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept. 15 to Oct. 15) by helping build a secure future for you, your family, and your future family.

You can learn more about how Social...Read More

Women

South Carolina joins growing list of states limiting access to abortion

In the latest move by states to curtail abortions, South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster has signed an executive order to stop giving state money to any doctor or group affiliated with providing abortions.

More than four decades after the U.S. ...Read More

Home & Leisure

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Automotive

Mark Phelan: GMC adds luxury, new looks to buff brand's image and boost ...

General Motors is feeding its golden goose.

The automaker, which once behaved as if "brand strategy" were another term for wringing every penny from its brands today with little thought of the future, is investing in new vehicles and features to ...Read More

Consumer

Hot Property: Plus-size is fit for a supermodel

LOS ANGELES -- Cindy Crawford has gone shopping on L.A.'s Westside.

The supermodel and her husband, businessman Rande Gerber, have bought a Beverly Hills home from OneRepublic frontman Ryan Tedder and his wife, Genevieve, for $11.625 million.

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Gardening

On Gardening: Fall in love with Patti Faye the most exquisite deodar cedar

It's funny about 4 1/2 years ago I wrote an article titled "Deodar Cedar Simply Unbeatable in the Winter Landscape." That still holds true, but I would like to suggest a new title "Patti Faye Deodar Cedar Simply Unbeatable in the Landscape."

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Parents

Texas judge nominee equated transgender children, Satan

AUSTIN, Texas -- Jeff Mateer, President Donald Trump's nominee for federal judge and a top official in the Texas attorney general's office, has come under fire after CNN reported Wednesday that he called transgender children evidence of Satan's ...Read More

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Knowledge

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History

A thought for the day

A thought for the day: Jim Henson, creator of the Muppets, said, The most sophisticated people I know -- inside they are all children.

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Science & Technology

Plant-eating dinosaurs may have dined on crustaceans on special ...

Think dinosaurs didn't mix things up at mealtime? Think again. Researchers studying fossilized dinosaur feces from about 75 million years ago have discovered that at least some plant-eating dinosaurs also snacked on shellfish.

The discovery of ...Read More

Weather

Unrelenting water imperils Puerto Ricans

LOIZA, Puerto Rico--Spend a day wending down unpredictable country roads outside San Juan and the hurt Hurricane Maria inflicted on Puerto Rico becomes crushingly evident.

Maria drenched town after town east of the capital, dumping so much water ...Read More

Politics

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Analysis: Bully pulpit laced with race

WASHINGTON -- For much of his time as president, Donald Trump has been the bully in the bully pulpit, castigating targets foreign and domestic. Much of Trump's bluster attempts to divide people into us-against-them, and it often has a single ...Read More