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Religious conservatives mixed on Trump’s order targeting birth control, church involvement in politics – USA TODAY

CLOSE x Embed x Share President Donald Trump is seeking to further weaken enforcement of an IRS rule barring churches and tax-exempt groups from endorsing political candidates, though his executive order on religious freedom is disappointing some of his supporters. Time President Trump signs an executive order in the Rose Garden of the White House on May 4, 2017.(Photo: Evan Vucci, AP) WASHINGTON – Before a crowd of priests, nuns,…

Posted: Friday, May 05, 2017

Refugee admissions plummet under Donald Trump, USA TODAY … – USA TODAY

CLOSE x Embed x Share Learn how to use our database and maps to track the paths of refugees to the U.S. from all over the world. Wochit A volunteer from the German Red Cross plays with Zena, a little girl from Syria, in an emergerncy shelter in Rottenburg, Germany, on Sept. 16, 2015.(Photo: Wolfram Kastl, EPA) The number of refugees arriving in the United States has dropped sharply this year because…

Posted: Friday, May 05, 2017

Religious conservatives mixed on Trump’s order targeting birth control, church involvement in politics – USA TODAY

CLOSE x Embed x Share President Donald Trump is seeking to further weaken enforcement of an IRS rule barring churches and tax-exempt groups from endorsing political candidates, though his executive order on religious freedom is disappointing some of his supporters. Time President Trump signs an executive order in the Rose Garden of the White House on May 4, 2017.(Photo: Evan Vucci, AP) WASHINGTON – Before a crowd of priests, nuns,…

Posted: Friday, May 05, 2017

OnPolitics Today: Trump praises health care repeal that hasn’t happened yet – USA TODAY

President Trump, Speaker Paul Ryan and other congressional Republicans celebrate in the Rose Garden of the White House following the House vote to repeal Obamacare on May 4, 2017. (Photo: Mandel Ngan, AFP/Getty Images) President Donald Trump and Republicans gathered in the Rose garden Thursday afternoon to cheer, hoot and holler over a repeal of the Affordable Care Act that had yet to happen. A bill to repeal and replace Obamacare…

Posted: Friday, May 05, 2017

Your 2017 Spring & Summer Beauty Guide – StyleBlueprint (blog)

Spring and summer may bring fun-filled days in the sun and fabulous beach vacations, but the boiling temperatures, humidity, sea salt and ever-present perspiration can have major negative effects on your makeup, hair and nails. Protect yourself with our 2017 beauty guide, which highlights the latest trends and also provides you with must-have products for every type of budget. You’ll look as bright and beautiful as these Southern summer days. From…

Posted: Friday, May 05, 2017

Kendall Jenner Shares Every Single Makeup Product She Wore to the Met Gala (You Can Shop Them All!) – PEOPLE.com

Kendall Jenner may have gone sheer and shocking in her thong-baring Met Gala gown, but her beauty look was totally timeless. Her subtle smoky eye, glowy complexion and bright red lip is just one of those looks you’ll want to recreate for your next date night (or wear to every wedding on your agenda this season!) and thankfully, Kendall just spilled all her beauty secrets so you can get the look yourself! She wrote on…

Posted: Friday, May 05, 2017

This High School Student Designed A Matching Prom Dress For Her Dog – Huffington Post

Eighteen-year old Brenda Cross adopted her dachshund pup Sasha two years ago, and the pair quickly became inseparable. So when prom season rolled around, Brenda knew she had to include Sasha in the big day.

Posted: Friday, May 05, 2017

American Apparel Puts Made-in-the-USA Advocates to the Test – Bloomberg

Imagine ordering a T-shirt online and being able to click one of two options: made in the USA or produced overseas. But there’s a catch. If you pick the U.S.-produced version, it will cost you as much as 25 percent more. That scenario may soon be a reality on the website of American Apparel, which was acquired by Gildan Activewear Inc. earlier this year. The newly merged company is trying…

Posted: Friday, May 05, 2017

USA Women’s Water Polo Wins First Two Matches at FINA Intercontinental – Swimming World Magazine

Davis, Calif. – May 3 – The USA women’s water polo team picked up their second straight win at the FINA Intercontinental Tournament defeating China 10-5. Aria Fischer (Laguna Beach, CA/Laguna Beach HS/SET), Melissa Seidemann (Walnut Creek, CA/Stanford/NYAC), Ali Thomason (San Rafael, CA/Michigan/Marin WPC), and Abbi Hill (Santa Barbara, CA/Dos Pueblos HS/Santa Barbara 805) all scored two goals to pace the offense. Georgia Phillips (Fresno, CA/Clovis West HS/Rose Bowl WPC) made her first career start…

Posted: Friday, May 05, 2017

Religious conservatives mixed on Trump’s order targeting birth control, church involvement in politics – USA TODAY

CLOSE x Embed x Share President Donald Trump is seeking to further weaken enforcement of an IRS rule barring churches and tax-exempt groups from endorsing political candidates, though his executive order on religious freedom is disappointing some of his supporters. Time President Trump signs an executive order in the Rose Garden of the White House on May 4, 2017.(Photo: Evan Vucci, AP) WASHINGTON – Before a crowd of priests, nuns,…

Posted: Friday, May 05, 2017

Prince Philip jokes about his pending retirement – while still on the job – USA TODAY

CLOSE x Embed x Share News of an “emergency meeting” at Buckingham Palace had people playing a guessing game on social media. USA TODAY Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, at an Order of Merit service at Chapel Royal in St James’s Palace in London, on May 4, 2017.(Photo: JOHN STILLWELL, AFP/Getty Images) Can anyone in Britain really imagine Prince Philip retired and puttering around the palace? In fact, the 95-year-old…

Posted: Friday, May 05, 2017

Hair, glorious hair – Isthmus

× Carolyn Fath Renee Thomas (right) working with Mikha (top left) and Arati Shrestha to apply final touches to Rachel Svendsen’s hair and costume. It’s 40 minutes to call time, when the models will line up for the Hair Affair catwalk. Backstage buzzes with activity — and reeks of hairspray. Long tables are laden with containers of makeup and bottles of product. Bobby pins litter the floor, and multicolored piles…

Posted: Thursday, May 04, 2017

10 Hair Products to Get You Through the Summer – Vanity Fair

It goes without saying that we are so excited for summer (summer Fridays—yay!), but we are not exactly looking forward to our hair regaining a mind of its own. That’s why we’re covering all our bases this year with a roundup of 10 hair products that are sure to become your summer saviors. From flatness to frizz, you can now tame the mane in just about any climate. Kérastase Paris…

Posted: Thursday, May 04, 2017

Was Angela Merkel’s Hair Censored on Saudi Arabia State Television? – snopes.com

CLAIM A screenshot of a Saudi news story showing Germany’s leader with pixelated hair is a hoax. FALSE RATING FALSE ORIGIN In May 2017, German chancellor Angela Merkel traveled to Saudi Arabia to meet with top leaders.  According to news stories, she chose to not wear traditional women’s clothing for the diplomatic visit: German Chancellor Angela Merkel traveled to Saudi Arabia to meet with its top leaders Sunday —but she…

Posted: Thursday, May 04, 2017

Three-year-old child with special needs has hair ripped off on bus ride home – KIRO Seattle

by: Henry Rosoff Updated: May 4, 2017 – 11:01 AM Twtter AUBURN, Wash. – Surveillance cameras captured 3-year-old special need student LouLou screaming in agony as an older eight-year-old special needs student repeatedly ripped out clumps of her hair. When the driver noticed the screaming, the 8-year-old lied and told him LouLou had taken out her pony tail and was upset. Related Headlines Car in fatal Auburn hit-and-run found burning…

Posted: Thursday, May 04, 2017

Women make up just 15% of NASA’s planetary mission science teams. Here’s how the agency is trying to change that – Science Magazine

As principal investigator for the NASA moon mission GRAIL, Maria Zuber was the first woman to lead a competitive planetary mission. By Paul VoosenMay. 4, 2017 , 9:00 AM Sometimes, change starts with a single sentence. In December 2016, NASA began accepting bids for its next New Frontiers competition, a chance to mount a $1 billion mission to solar system destinations such as the moon, Venus, or Saturn’s moon Titan….

Posted: Thursday, May 04, 2017

This Is the Best Hack for Drying Your Makeup Brushes – Cosmopolitan – Cosmopolitan.com

It is a truth universally acknowledged that most people don’t wash their makeup brushes enough — but thanks to this amazing hack from Reddit, whenever you do finally get around to doing it (and you should probably go do it now), you’ll never have to worry about how you dry them ever again. In a recent post in the /r/MakeupAddiction subreddit, user hey_im_allison revealed the brilliant way she dries her…

Posted: Thursday, May 04, 2017

Jordan Raskopoulos: ‘Playing Warhammer prepared me for makeup’ – The Guardian

Known for her work with comedy rock act The Axis of Awesome and television show The Ronnie Johns Half Hour, Jordan Raskopoulos wears many caps including those of performer, musician, digital content creator and producer. What’s thrilling? I’m excited about any and all beauty products. I’ve only really been wearing makeup for the last two years. I am a big fan of Kat Von D’s Tattoo Liner in black. That’s…

Posted: Thursday, May 04, 2017

In major victory for Republicans, House passes Obamacare repeal – USA TODAY

CLOSE x Embed x Share House OKs GOP bill erasing much of Obama’s health care law, answering campaign pledge and sending measure to Senate. (May 4) AP House Speaker Paul Ryan greets guests as he walks to the House chamber on Capitol Hill on May 4, 2017.(Photo: Andrew Harnik, AP) WASHINGTON — House Republicans made good on their years-long promise Thursday to pass a bill that would repeal and replace…

Posted: Thursday, May 04, 2017

Trump executive order targets birth control, church involvement in politics – USA TODAY

CLOSE x Embed x Share President Trump’s executive order aims to protect religious freedom, but critics say he’s prioritizing certain religious beliefs over others. USA TODAY President Trump signs an executive order in the Rose Garden of the White House on May 4, 2017.(Photo: Evan Vucci, AP) WASHINGTON – Seeking to redefine the balance between church and state, President Trump signed an executive order that – depending on your point of view…

Posted: Thursday, May 04, 2017