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Trump could be facing a far bigger risk than impeachment

0SHARESShare Donald Trump. Mark Wilson/Getty Images The words “Trump” and “impeachment” are often seen in the same sentence now. Few think it would happen. But there’s no question another presidential impeachment attempt would be a wrenching experience for the nation. Geopolitics expert and Eurasia Group founder Ian Bremmer doesn’t worry about impeachment. Speaking at the Mauldin Economics Strategic Investment Conference ...

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The Pentagon wants a next-generation helmet for the elite sailors working alongside Navy SEALs

0SHARESShare A Naval Special Warfare combatant-craft crewman fires his 50 caliber machine gun from a Rigid Hull Inflatable Boat. Arlo K. Abrahamson/US Navy U.S. Special Operations Command is actively seeking partners to provide its coxswains with a new tactical helmet, according to a new federal filing. SOCOM issued a pre-solicitation notice for a possible multi-year contract on May 12 to ...

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Chocolate tied to decreased risk of irregular heart rhythm

0SHARESShare Koichi Kamoshida/Getty Eating a small amount of chocolate every week or so may decrease the risk of a common and serious type of irregular heart rhythm, according to a new study of people in Denmark. People who ate chocolate one to three times per month were about 10 percent less likely to be diagnosed with atrial fibrillation than those ...

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A bunch of cycling enthusiasts just helped Peloton raise $325 million — betting it could be 'the Apple of fitness'

Hollis Johnson Peloton, the indoor fitness company, has raised $325 million from investors including Wellington Management, Fidelity Investments, Kleiner Perkins and Comcast NBCUniversal. The deal, which is likely to be the last financing round before the company goes public, was put together by a number of cycling enthusiasts.  The company is on a steep growth curve: It has tripled annual revenue to $170 ...

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The CBO just explained how the Republican health care bill will screw sick people

U.S. President-elect Donald Trump (L) meets with Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., November 10, 2016. Reuters The Congressional Budget Office analysis of the American Health Care Act, as amended and passed by the Republican-controlled House of Representatives earlier this month, is finally out . The macro numbers are not that different from what they ...

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The US is targeting a suspected drug trafficker tied to one of the Sinaloa cartel's main rivals

Mexican drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman arrives at Long Island MacArthur airport in New York, January 19, 2017, after extradition from Mexico. Thomson Reuters On Wednesday, the US Treasury named a suspected drug trafficker linked to one of the Sinaloa cartel’s biggest rivals as a Significant Foreign Narcotics Trafficker. Jose Luis Ruelas Torres allegedly leads what the Treasury Department calls ...

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Russian defense minister boasts that Moscow's new ICBMs can beat any missile defense system

 A Russian Topol-M intercontinental ballistic missile is displayed during a Victory Day parade rehearsal on April 24, 2009 in Alabino, outside Moscow, Russia.Getty Russia’s defense minister says the military has received a steady flow of new weapons allowing it to maintain a “strategic parity” with NATO. Sergei Shoigu said in Wednesday’s speech before lawmakers that Russia’s nuclear forces have been ...

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UBS is going head-to-head with JPMorgan and American Express by dropping a new luxury travel rewards credit card

It may be worth the $495 annual fee. Thomson Reuters UBS has joined the ranks of America’s biggest banks vying for wealthy spenders by dropping a new luxury travel rewards credit card. Beginning May 27, the Swiss financial services company will offer the UBS Visa Infinite credit card, a replacement for its current Preferred Visa Signature credit card. The heavy-metal ...

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A dubious Russian document may have swayed former FBI Director Comey's treatment of the Clinton email probe

James Comey. Zach Gibson/Getty Images The FBI obtained a document supposedly hacked by the Russians last summer that purported to show that then-Attorney General Loretta Lynch had been privately reassuring Hillary Clinton’s campaign that the Department of Justice would not be pursuing the investigation into her private email server too aggressively. The document, first disclosed by The New York Times in ...

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Wasserman-Schultz Threatens Capitol Police – FOR DOING THEIR JOB

Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter Another day, another scandal for Debbie Wasserman Schultz, the disgraced congresswomen from Hollywood, Florida. After being forced to resign from her position as DNC chair following revelations she was actively cheating Senator Bernie Sanders in the 2016 Democratic primary, you’d think she learn to just be quiet. Not so fast friends, she has now ...

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