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  Article from TheVerge If you saw a Google Docs email from someone you knew, you’d open it, right? And if, having clicked through, Google asked you to log in again, would you think something was wrong? For countless Gmail users, the answer was no. Yesterday, a sophisticated phishing attack swept …

Article from USA Today WASHINGTON — Last year, then-president Barack Obama vetoed a bill that would have curbed the pensions of former presidents if they took outside income of $400,000 or more. So now that former president Barack Obama has decided to accept $400,000 for an upcoming Wall Street speech, the sponsors …

Article from NY Times As dawn broke following a frenzied, middle-of-the-night scramble by the global news media for strategic real estate outside Buckingham Palace, the much anticipated announcement finally came: A 95-year-old man was retiring. That would be Prince Philip, also known as the Duke of Edinburgh, the gaffe-prone but …

Original from The The New York Times WASHINGTON — President Trump said on Tuesday that the United States needed “a good ‘shutdown’” this fall to force a partisan confrontation over federal spending, and suggested that he might move to reverse longstanding Senate rules that effectively require a supermajority to approve …

Article from Hudson Reporter Police Chief Robert Dowd goes over his 2016 annual report for the North Bergen Police Department at the April 26 Board of Commissioners meeting. The North Bergen Police Department submitted a report to the commissioners last week that included some highlights and lowlights. Highlights include a …

Original article from Live Science The Earth is home to a range of climates, from the scorching dunes of the Sahara to the freezing ridges of Antarctica. Given this diversity, why are climate scientists so alarmed about a worldwide temperature increase of just 2.7 degrees Fahrenheit (1.5 degrees Celsius)? Changing …

Crystal healing is an alternative medical technique in which crystals and other stones are used to cure ailments and protect against disease. Proponents of this technique believe that crystals act as conduits for healing — allowing positive, healing energy to flow into the body as negative, disease-causing energy flows out. …

A former Mexican state governor on the run from police for more than five months who has come to symbolize corruption within the country’s ruling party was arrested on Saturday night in Guatemala and now awaits extradition. Javier Duarte, a former governor of Veracruz state wanted on graft and organized …

Men from Bosnia and Herzegovina, the Netherlands, Croatia, and Montenegro are, on average, the tallest in the world, according to new research that helps to explain why such individuals often grow to six feet and more in height. Their stature appears to be at least partly a genetic legacy of …

Our health-conscious society is always looking for ways to improve our longevity. The usual suggestions have to do with diet, exercise, stress reduction, and the use of various vitamins and other pharmaceutical agents. However, it is becoming clearer that a simple solution that may have a significant health benefit is …