In 2009, Turkey’s tax ministry imposed a $2.5 billion fine for alleged tax evasion on Dogan Yayin, a media conglomerate whose newspapers and television stations were critical of the Turkish leader Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Under financial and political pressure, the company began unloading some assets and closing others. Last month, the billionaire Aydin Dogan sold his remaining … [Read more...] about The Autocrats’ Playbook
President Trump is willing to hold a rare face-to-face meeting with Russian strongman Vladimir Putin despite growing evidence that Moscow poisoned an ex-spy and his daughter near their homes in the UK, an attack that has plunged relations between Russia and the West to their lowest point in years. The two leaders discussed a potential meeting during a March 20 phone call, a … [Read more...] about Putin ordered a nerve agent attack in the UK. Trump invited him to the White House anyway.
Vladimir Putin seems to have a new favorite — stunning blond Victoria Lopyreva. Miss Russia 2003 has been given the cushy job of official ambassador of the FIFA World Cup, to be held in Russia this summer. Lopyreva flies private to European capitals. In Paris, she posted an Instagram photo of herself in a suite at the Four Seasons Hotel George V with a crocodile Hermès Birkin … [Read more...] about This blonde is Putin’s new pet
Former Vice President Joe Biden did not hold back his contempt for President Donald Trump during a Tuesday night rally at the University of Miami. “A guy who ended up becoming our national leader said, ‘I can grab a woman anywhere and she likes it.’ ... They asked me if I’d like to debate this gentleman, and I said no,” Biden told the crowd of college students. “I said, ‘If we … [Read more...] about Biden Would’ve ‘Beat The Hell Out Of’ Trump In High School For His Abuse Of Women
Now-fired former FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe oversaw a federal criminal investigation into whether Attorney General Jeff Sessions lacked candor when testifying before Congress last year about his contacts with Russian officials, a source familiar with the investigation tells CBS News' Paula Reid. Sessions fired McCabe late Friday, at the recommendation of FBI … [Read more...] about FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe, fired by Jeff Sessions, led probe into Sessions
Donald Trump Jr. should have kept his phone on silent. The eldest Trump son, who allegedly had an affair with Danity Kane alum Aubrey O'Day, was caught by wife Vanessa who saw his phone on the bedside table while he was showering, a "Celebrity Apprentice" employee told People. When Vanessa checked his phone, she reportedly found "sexy texts" from the singer and … [Read more...] about Donald Trump Jr.’s wife reportedly found ‘sexy texts’ from Aubrey O’Day while he was in the shower
According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse’s Principles of Drug Addiction Treatment: A Research-Based Guide, short-term residential programs developed the idea of using a modified 12-Step approach to provide a shorter stay in treatment that included follow-up through a 12-Step fellowship. This is seen as a way to provide the important post-treatment … [Read more...] about The 12 Steps with Other Treatments
Often, the first step in the recovery process is detox, which is what clinics use to get the drug or alcohol out of your system. Detox can last a few days to a couple of weeks, depending on how severe your situation is. Getting the addiction out is one thing, going back to your life is another. People, like you, often ask us what happens after going to detox? The … [Read more...] about What Happens After Going To Detox?
Although you have made the decision to break free of your alcohol addiction and may have even settled on a rehab facility to help you achieve sobriety, you may still have questions concerning the withdrawal process and what you can expect as you work toward leading an alcohol-free life. If so, this article may be of some interest to you. When it comes to alcohol … [Read more...] about What Are The First 72 Hours Of Alcohol Withdrawal Like?
Alcohol withdrawal presents with a variety of symptoms, one of which is confusion. Confusion as a result of alcohol withdrawal is also referred to as alcohol withdrawal delirium or AWD. AWD occurs as a result of serious alcohol withdrawal and can lead to severe issues in one’s nervous system and brain. According to statistics, 50% of individuals with alcohol addiction … [Read more...] about Is Confusion Normal During Alcohol Withdrawal?
Drinking alcohol is a normal part of social society. Many people have a couple of drinks during a party, a wedding, or a night out. However, some people take drinking a little too far. Signs of a problem include drinking first thing in the morning, drinking every single day, losing a job because of drinking habits, and getting into legal trouble because of drinking habits. If … [Read more...] about What Should You Expect From Alcohol Withdrawal?