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Hillary Clinton Campaign Sorted Potential VP Picks Into 'Food Groups' by Race and Gender, Email Shows
Clinton campaign officials grouped potential vice presidential running mates by race and gender, according to a recently leaked email, further suggesting the degree to which their run for the White House appeared to be scripted. Campaign chairman John Podesta -- whose hacked emails have been
Tim Draper on 'Real Biz With Rebecca Jarvis'
Founding partner of venture capital firms Draper Associates and DFJ, Tim Draper, joins Rebecca Jarvis on Real Biz with Rebecca Jarvis.
New Medical Breakthrough After $220 Million Raised for ALS in Ice Bucket Challenge
Researchers have discovered the gene NEK1 has a connection to ALS, which could pave the way for future treatment.
Prince Harry, Elton John Join Forces at International AIDS Conference
Prince Harry today implored his generation to take leadership in the battle against HIV , just like his late mother, Princess Diana , did 25 years ago. Harry made the call in a speech at the 2016 International AIDS Conference in Durban, South Africa, where he was joined by Sir Elton John . “When my
Women's Only Poker Tournament a Bet on Career Advancement
“If it takes poker for women to realize that they are stronger together, then let there be more poker,” entrepreneur Georgie Benardete said, half-way through a recent game. Benardete was one of 55 CEOs, entrepreneurs, artists and businesswomen from various industries invited to play at a women’s
How My 93-Year-Old Grandfather Became My Dad
I used to be jealous of all my friends who were close with their fathers growing up. For years, I watched and was invited to baseball games, dinners and even high school sporting events as my buddies all leaned on their dads for friendship and support. I never had that. My dad wasn’t around much
Bill Gates Launches Chicken Initiative to Tackle Poverty in Africa
Can chickens change the world? Bill Gates thinks so. The Microsoft co-founder and global humanitarian launched a campaign Wednesday to help impoverished families in sub-Saharan Africa raise chickens. Gates said raising and selling the birds can be an effective way to tackle poverty, because they
Mark Zuckerberg to Demolish 4 Homes on His Property
The Facebook CEO has filed documents saying he plans to replace the homes with "smaller, updated versions."
Microbiome Research Just Got a Mega Infusion of Government and Private Funding
The Obama administration announced a $121-million National Microbiome Initiative today to study how microscopic organisms that live all over the environment -- and our bodies -- can impact our health, climate and food security. The U.S. government had previously invested more than $900 million