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The 13 biggest questions we have after watching the new 'Game of Thrones' season 7 trailer

HBO Warning: Spoilers ahead for “Game of Thrones” season seven, including speculation about future events. The first full-length “Game of Thrones” season seven trailer is here and while it did reveal several important details about what’s in store, we were also left with a lot of major questions. View As: One Page Slides Lire l'article depuis la source

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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 were ...

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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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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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This is how the 'Dirty Dancing' remake stars compare to the original cast

ABC/Vestron Pictures The INSIDER Summary ABC has a remake of the iconic 1987 film “Dirty Dancing” premiering on May 24. Here’s how the remake cast compares to the beloved original one.  Even after all these years, no one can or ever will put Baby in the corner! ABC’s remake of “Dirty Dancing” has caused quite the stir since its inception. In ...

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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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This field of sea stars is actually a death trap that scientists never saw coming

A team of scientists were observing a field of brittle sea stars off Jarvis Island when they saw something they never expected: one of the brittle stars snatched a squid right out of the water. A member of the team described the scene as a “once in a lifetime” event. Video courtesy of NOAA. Follow Tech Insider: On Facebook Lire l'article ...

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Facebook and Google dominate web traffic, but not the same kind

More Charts   This won’t be a shock to anyone who works in publishing, but Google is no longer the referral king. While the search giant is still very important to publishers, Facebook now edges it out in when it comes pointing web users to news articles and other kinds of content, as this chart from Statista, based on recent research from analytics firm ...

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'What a disgrace': Senate Democrats blast GOP healthcare bill after latest CBO score

Sen. Bernie Sanders. Screenshot via SenateDemocrats/YouTube Democrats in Congress blasted the Republicans’ revised American Health Care Act (AHCA) in light of a report from the Congressional Budget Office released Wednesday that projected the bill would reportedly save $119 billion through 2026 at the expense of 23 million uninsured people. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said that “unless you’re a healthy millionaire,” the AHCA would ...

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Housing secretary Ben Carson says he thinks poverty is 'a state of mind'

Ben Carson. Joshua Roberts/Reuters Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson called poverty a “state of mind” in a radio interview released Wednesday. Carson, the famed neurosurgeon and 2016 Republican presidential candidate, made the comments while speaking with longtime friend and confidant Armstrong Williams on SiriusXM Radio. “I think poverty to a large extent is also a state of mind,” Carson ...

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