Alexandra R.

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'Right-to-try' bill passes Congress

<b>(CNN) —</b> With a House of Representatives vote Tuesday, Congress passed legislation that could give terminally ill patients a way to independently seek drugs that are still experimental and not fully approved by the US Food and Drug Administration.<p>The House voted 250-169 in favor of the bill, which …

York University

NBA Playoffs 2018: Stephen Curry scores 35 as Warriors crush Rockets, take 2-1 lead in West finals

The Warriors took a 2-1 series lead with their Game 3 win<p>The Warriors stole one of the first two games in Houston to take home-court advantage in the …

Stephen Curry

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Are Married: All the Photos and Details on Their Royal Wedding

The next chapter in <b>Meghan Markle</b>'s fairy tale has begun.<p>Wearing a bespoke Clare Waight Keller for Givenchy dress, Meghan married <b>Prince Harry</b> today in …

Windsor Castle

Carol Ann Duffy's royal wedding poem: Long Walk | UK news | The Guardian

Long Walk<p>It should be private, the long walk on bereavement’s hard stones; and when people wave, their hands should not be mobile phones, nor their faces lenses; so your heart dressed in its uniform.<p>On. Then one blessed step and the long walk ended where love had always been aimed, her arrows of …

Royal Weddings

Oprah Winfrey and Idris Elba lead celebrities arriving at royal wedding in glorious sunshine

Idris Elba and Oprah Winfrey are the first stars to arrive at the royal wedding.<p>Looking slick in a smart black suit Idris walked into St George's …

Royal Weddings

Dashdash, a platform to create web apps using only spreadsheet skills, nabs $8M led by Accel

Sometimes I think of spreadsheets as the dirty secret of the IT world today. We’ve seen a huge explosion in the number of productivity tools on the market tailored to help workers with different aspects of doing their job and organising their information, in part to keep them from simply dumping …

Software

Jennifer Aniston Swears By This $24 Amazon Steal for "Glowing" Skin

Jennifer Aniston might be known for her ageless complexion and glowing skin, but the actress reveals her routine is relatively low-maintenance. "It's …

Skin Care

Everything You Need to Know About Grass Block Pavers

Joni Mitchell wasn’t kidding when she said you could wreck paradise with a parking lot. You can damage it with a driveway, too, especially the …

Landscaping

The One Food Everyone With Acne-Prone Skin Should Avoid, According To A Dermatologist

If you struggle with acne-prone skin, you’ve probably tried every product and treatment in the book. But the cause of your breakouts may not be the …

Skin Care

Israeli Scientists Uncover Therapy That Converts Cancer Cells Into Normal Ones

Cancer cells, by definition, are abnormal cells that divide with abandon and have the potential to spread throughout and wreak havoc on your vital …

Cancer Cells

Save Your Money: Dermatologists Say These Are the 10 Best Drugstore Moisturizers

I love Sephora as much as the next woman. And those pink Glossier bags? I reuse them, too. But as high-end and brand-forward as these two outposts …

Skin Care

Aging gracefully: Tightening your skin safely and effectively

<b>(CNN) —</b> When it comes to aging, skin shows some of the most visible signs. Wrinkles, thinning and sagging skin, and sun spots known collectively as photoaging have all led to explosive growth in the global anti-aging skin care market.<p>In addition, according to the Skin Cancer Foundation, one in five …

Skin Care

All of the Best Apps for When You Want to Learn Something New

Who says you can't teach an old dog new tricks?<p>If you’re a naturally curious person like I am, then you probably have a lot of questions about …

Apps

5 Paint Trends We’re Loving Right Now

Why do we love paint so much, you ask? Because it’s hands down the cheapest and simplest way to <i>tooootally</i> transform a space. And switching things up …

Home Decorating

Willie Nelson at 85: A Visit With the King of Night Life

"What else we got?" Willie Nelson asks. He's sitting with his famous battered guitar Trigger at his recording studio, located on the Cut 'N Putt golf …

Music

10 Classic Country Albums Turning 40 This Year

Rodney Crowell's debut is a roots-rocking, outlaw marvel. The musicians are first-rate, of course, including several of Crowell's fellow bandmates in …

Music

The 10 Best Poems According to a Professor Who Teaches the Best 100

The Collected Poems of A. E. Housman<p>If there is one poem on this list that you should memorize, it’s this one. A.E. Housman, pessimist, classicist and connoisseur of melancholy, was also one the greatest formal masters of his age. The elements he employs here are deceptively familiar: the rhymed …

Literature

The 20 Best Movies to Win Cannes' Top Prize

With the number of great Palme d'Or winners too large to count, it's worth looking back at the best of the best over Cannes' seven-decade history.<p>Today the Cannes Film Festival begins its 71st year, bringing filmmakers and film lovers from across the globe to one gorgeous seaside town for eleven …

Pulp Fiction

2018's Biggest Farewell Tours

6<p>By<p>The farewell tour is one of the oldest tricks in the rock-star playbook. If fans are on the fence about whether or not to see a show, there's no …

Celebrity Gossip

NBA playoffs: Warriors steal home-court advantage with Game 1 win over Rockets

HOUSTON — With every made shot, defensive stop and foul, the Warriors and Rockets showed in 48 minutes why this became an anticipated playoff matchup …

Basketball

Margot Kidder, who played Lois Lane in blockbuster ‘Superman,’ dies at 69

Margot Kidder, a raspy-voiced actress who played ace reporter Lois Lane in the “Superman” movie phenomenon but whose career was eclipsed by her struggle with bipolar disorder, died May 13 at her home in Livingston, Mont. She was 69.<p>A spokeswoman for the Franzen-Davis funeral home in Livingston …

Margot Kidder

23 of the Best Strapless Bras You Can Buy

There’s nothing worse than spending money on a strapless bra that slides down all day or cuts into your skin. Especially if you have a larger cup …

Clothing

Dad jokes, ranked

Let's face it, dads have horrible jokes. But sometimes, the jokes are so horrible they're amazing.<p>Every once in a while, a wholesome dad joke is just …

Jokes

5 travel bags by Genius Pack that are on sale — and worth every penny

Twenty years ago, you could stroll into an airport an hour before your flight, get through security without being strip-searched, and take a water …

Shopping

15 Best Collagen Supplements for Youthful Skin and Shiny Hair

Slathering on serums and creams can certainly help with anti-aging, but the best collagen supplements supply your body with key ingredients to stay …

Skin Care

3 Skincare Products You Should Never Use With Retinoids

Combine skin products with care! Plus, how to apply retinoids so you avoid dry, damaged skin.<p>Retinoids are well known for being the ultimate …

Skin Care

The Internet Is Freaking Out Over This Young-Looking Grandma

This is what happens when you use retinol for 50 YEARS.<p>If I had a dime for every time I was too tired—or let's be honest, too damn lazy—to take five minutes to get up, wash my face, and slather on some moisturizer, I'd be a freakin' millionaire (and then I could pay someone to do all that for me, …

Skin Care

6 Waterproof Shoes to Shop That Are Comfortable All Day Long

No need to step into a pair of heavy rain boots to keep feet dry these days. Increasingly, footwear companies are offering innovative waterproof …

Shoes

20 Stunning Poisonous Plants That Might Be Lurking In Your Garden

If you have small children and curious pets then having a garden that stores toxic properties that can cause allergic reactions or become potentially …

Environmental Health

Drew Scott Is Married! The Property Brothers Star Weds Linda Phan in 'Magical' Italian Ceremony

Drew Scott is officially a married man!<p>The <i>Property Brothers</i> star married Scott Brothers Global creative director Linda Phan in a whimsical outdoor …

Weddings