How Democrats can leverage the midterm results to win big in 2020

(CNN)The 2018 midterms can be extraordinarily helpful to Democrats in the 2020 presidential election. One power that is afforded to the House majority centers on its ability to inject issues into national debate. This is the congressional bully pulpit. House Democrats may face some difficulty finding legislation that will make…

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Thousand Oaks gunman went from Marine vet to mass shooter. Investigators want to know why.

(CNN)A day after a Marine Corps veteran stormed into a country music dance hall in California and opened fire into the crowd, killing 12 people, investigators said there is no clear motive behind the attack. Survivor describes gunman during shooting Latest developments In it, the writer says: “I hope people…

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A woman who’s tackling revenge porn, and 9 other women changing the world for the better.

Despite facing numerous social and political obstacles throughout history, women have always been powerful agents of change. Every era has its heroines — women who inspire, empower, and offer the world an extra dose of awesome. Some of these women are household names, while others fly under the radar, improving…

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Overweight Teenager Surprises Everyone By Losing 139 Lbs To Fit Into Her Formal Dress

People want to lose weight for a variety of reasons. From the obvious health benefits it brings, to simply looking good in a certain outfit, the motivation to drop the junk food and shed those excess pounds is a step in the right direction. For Aussie teenager Josie Desgrand it…

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This Thousand Oaks shooting survivor gave a heartbreaking interview just moments after saving his sons life.

Warning: This interview contains moments that may be hard to watch for some people. Just moments after a lone gunman opened fire in a Thousand Oaks bar on Wednesday night, a local news station interviewed one of the survivors. Understandably emotional, the man talks about his survivor’s guilt, apologizing to…

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The Minte raises $2.25 million in seed funding to bring hotel-style housekeeping to luxury residences

As an MBA student at the University of Chicago’s Booth school, Kathleen Wilson was struck with an idea while looking at businesses that provided daily housekeeping in one of her classes. Given the density and physical structure of many apartment buildings, she wondered why a housekeeper couldn’t similarly push a…

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Drinking Coffee Could Cut Chances Of Developing Alzheimer’s And Parkinson’s Disease

Sure, drinking too much coffee might fill you with existential dread and give you a stomach ache, but an overwhelming number of solid studies are showing how a few cups of hot steaming bean juice hold a range of incredible health benefits. To add to this ever-growing list, new research suggests…

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