Low and high carb diets increase risk of early death, study finds

(CNN)A low-carb or high-carb diet raises your risk of death, a new study suggests, with people eating the food staple in moderation seeing the greatest benefits to their health. People on low-carb diets who replaced their carbohydrates with protein and fats from animals, such as with beef, lamb, pork, chicken…

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‘The Daily Show’ Nails Why A Trump ‘N-Word’ Tape Would ‘Turn This World Upside Down’

On Wednesday’s episode, Wood noted that “whenever Trump crosses a line, it only emboldens people to follow him.” “The last thing we need is his supporters hearing him say the N-word, ’cause then the floodgates open, we’re going to hear Trump supporters using that word everywhere,” Wood added. “They’re going…

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How Don McGahn helped ensure Donald Trump’s legacy

Washington (CNN)White House Counsel Don McGahn, the former long-haired campaign finance lawyer, has become an effective, if unlikely, leader of a judicial juggernaut destined to be one of President Donald Trump’s most enduring legacies. Working closely with conservative advocates and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, McGahn was crucial to Trump’s…

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‘Crazy Rich Asians’ proves Asian men can be leading men

(CNN)We don’t want to spoil “Crazy Rich Asians” for you, but the male lead, Henry Golding, is pretty hot. It’s also stirred lots of chatter about Golding, 31, for whom the role of mega-wealthy Singaporean heir and college professor Nick Young is his first big acting gig, breaking through as…

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Mesa, Arizona, police cleared in beating and fatal shooting. Still, feds reviewing department’s use of force

(CNN)The FBI is looking into four use-of-force incidents by Mesa, Arizona, police, including the May beating of a 33-year-old man that a neighboring police department investigated and deemed “legally authorized,” Mesa police said Thursday. Footage from the May 23 scene shows four officers approach Johnson, who is leaning against the…

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