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16 Watch Brands Every Minimalist Needs to Know

>We’ll never deny the outfit-amplifying powers of a statement piece of jewelry. But perhaps big showstoppers are not realistic for every day—at least …

News Anchor Responds on Air to a Viewer Who Sent Her a Racist Email

When Atlanta news anchor Sharon Reed received a racist email from a viewer, she decided to broadcast that woman’s words on air and respond to them …

'I'm Not Racist' is the brutal race conversation nobody wants to have

<b>(CNN) —</b> It opens with a white man in a "Make America Great Again" hat ticking off racist trope after racist trope:<p>How African Americans are lazy, aimless, shiftless. How there's a double standard when it comes to using the N-word.<p>The scene is from rapper Joyner Lucas' music video for "I'm Not …

Cultural Appropriation

Kendall Jenner's Boots Are So High, We Don't Know Where They End and Her Jeans Begin

Here's a new idea: why not wear all white (like models such as Gigi Hadid and Kendall Jenner have been lately), and cap off your look with thigh-high boots? Kendall employed the trick with a pair of jeans at the LA Clippers vs. NY Knicks game alongside Hailey Baldwin. She added gleaming details, …

Meet Quimera the 'Two-Faced' Cat: The Most Rare and Beautiful Feline You've Ever Laid Eyes on

Quimera the cat is like a character out of a <i>Batman</i> comic: one part Catwoman, two parts Two-Face.<p>This exotic kitty with two different colored eyes, …

Columbia University

Trump opened the floodgates. Now Democratic women are running for office in record-breaking numbers

<b>Virginia Beach, Virginia (CNN) —</b> Kimberly Anne Tucker wanted to be part of a movement. To fight against the Donald Trump presidency that she saw as full of hateful rhetoric, much of it misogynistic.<p>She had signs in her car, ready to march, usher change and let others know her view.<p>Sure, she voted, …

Virginia Beach

Suspect in Japan Serial-Killer Case Sought Out Suicidal People

TOKYO — Over the summer, the man told his father that his life had no meaning. Then he went looking for others who felt the same way, and apparently killed them.<p>The man, Takahiro Shiraishi, was arrested on Tuesday, a day after the police visited his apartment almost 30 miles southwest of Tokyo and …

Crime

The Creepiest Accommodations in America

Fancy taking your Halloween celebrations to the next level this year? Why not take a trip and stay in one of America’s creepiest hotels? Some of the …

Japanese DJ Mademoiselle Yulia Flexes in Her Own Brand on the Streets of Tokyo

<i>Street Style is an ongoing series shot by Highsnobiety. See more here.</i><p><b>Name:</b> Mademoiselle Yulia<p><b>Occupation:</b> Founder of Growing Pains<p><b>Location:</b> Tokyo, …

Bats And Tequila: A Once Boo-tiful Relationship Cursed By Growing Demands

At a Halloween happy hour recently in Washington, D.C., a small crowd gathered to celebrate the relationship between bats and spirits.<p>Not spooky spirits. Instead, think tequila and mescal.<p>"We're here at a bar tonight to talk about [bats], because they are intimately tied to agave," announced Mike …

Tequila

Donald Trump says on Twitter he will likely release long-awaited ‘JFK’ files

U.S. President Donald Trump announced on Twitter Saturday that he will allow the release of the long-awaited “JFK” files.<p>“I will be allowing, as …

The 1 Website You Haven't Thought to Do Your Fall Shopping On (Prepare to Be Obsessed!)

When it comes to Fall shopping, we are just getting started. If you're looking for cool new brands to inspire your wardrobe, it's time to check out Pixie Market. The store was founded in 2006 as a tiny boutique in New York City, and now it's an online retailer with customers around the world. Most …

Earth's Underworld is Real and Scientists Just Mapped It

<i>Lasciate ogni speranza, voi ch’entrate,</i> reads the gates to the <i>Inferno.</i> “Abandon all hope, you who enter,” which is a pretty nice way of saying …

10 Vegetarian Soup Recipes So Good Even Staunch Carnivores Will Want Seconds

We've already professed our love of soup on multiple occasions this season (see decadent cauliflower soup recipes and low-carb soup recipes for …

Meet the 6 Faces Defining Japan’s New Model Wave

Every season, Tokyo Fashion Week introduces a fresh wave of modeling talent, but during the main Spring 2018 collections, Japan’s top models were front and center overseas, bringing excitement to the casts of some of fashion’s biggest shows. Following in the footsteps of groundbreaking stars like …

These maps show how much damage a North Korean thermonuclear weapon could do to major American cities

Nuclear weapons may be humanity's most terrifying creations, but most people would be hard-pressed to say what, exactly, such an explosion might do to their town or city.<p>To help the public get a handle on nuclear threats, Alex Wellerstein, a historian of science at Stevens Institute of Technology, …

Google Maps

15 Instagram-Worthy Glitter Boots That Everyone Will Envy This Fall

There is no better way to make a statement this Fall than with the perfect standout shoe. We saw glittery boots all throughout fashion month, and they are popping up more and more in our Instagram feeds. This season, get in on the trend, and invest in some chic and stylish boots that are bound to …

UN moves staff after mobs kill five in Malawi vampire scare

• Workers relocated from southern districts hit by vigilante violence<br>• Lynchings followed ‘stories of blood sucking and possible … vampires’<p>The United Nations has pulled staff out of two districts in southern Malawi where a vampire scare has triggered mob violence in which at least five people have …

Africa

13 of the Scariest Places on Earth

You'll want to leave a light on when you read this.<p>Halloween may be in October, but for anyone with a passport and a strong constitution, the thrill …

Anti-abortion Rep. Tim Murphy, who reportedly urged abortion, resigns from Congress

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Republican Rep. Tim Murphy of Pennsylvania will resign from his position, effective October 21, House Speaker Paul Ryan announced in a statement Thursday.<p>"This afternoon I received a letter of resignation from Congressman Tim Murphy," Ryan said in the statement. "It was Dr. …

10 Spooky Ghost Towns that You can Actually Visit

You can tell a lot about a place by its past, and this world is filled with historic cities built on the backs of visionaries from long ago. While …

The 15 New Books You Need to Read in October

Fall has arrived, and we're celebrating with pulling out our leather jackets, dusting everything with a dash of pumpkin spice, and picking up some of the most anticipated reads of the year, all of which hit bookshelves this month. From Tom Hanks's fiction debut to the eagerly awaited follow-up from</b> …

Emily Ratajkowski Gave Us Major Bridal Vibes During Paris Fashion Week

Emily Ratajkowski touched down in France for Paris Fashion Week. The supermodel, who's already worn many showstopping looks during NYFW, was seen at the Christian Dior show. While it's usually customary for guests in the front row to wear a look from the designer's collection, Emily decided to …

This Deleted Scene From The Devil Wears Prada Changes The Entire Movie

Culture<p>8 Things To Do With $1,000 To Better Your Future<p>Culture<p>I’m 27 And Get Botox—Here’s Why<p>Culture<p>11 Times <i>Sex And The City</i> Nailed Life In Your …

You'll Fall in Love With This Pumpkin Pie Fidget Spinner

Brace yourself: Fall is coming. What better way to celebrate than with a pumpkin pie fidget spinner? Combine this year's most buzzed-about toy with the ultimate Fall dessert for a little stress-relieving magic! Pumpkin pies will never be the same again.<p>For more edible fidget spinners, check out our …

Here's how much the highest-paid women in every US state earn

Money is power, and men still have more of both. Especially at the top.<p>Despite the multimillion-dollar incomes of women like actress Emma Stone and former Yahoo chief executive Marissa Mayer, most still lag behind men in terms of pay.<p>The highest-paid women in every US state earn an average of …

Demographics

Trump Says Sun Equally to Blame for Blocking Moon

WASHINGTON (The Borowitz Report)—Attacking the media for its “very unfair” coverage of Monday’s solar eclipse, Donald J. Trump said on Saturday that the sun was equally to blame for blocking the moon.<p>“The fake news is covering the eclipse from the sun’s side instead of the moon’s side, but if you …

19 On-Trend Fall Flats That Every Fashion Girl Needs in Her Wardrobe

Even though it's still warm outside, that hasn't stopped us from getting excited about all the upcoming Fall fashion. All of the season's collections are slowly starting to pop up at our favorite brands and retailers. I'm personally obsessing over all the new and flashy flats I've been seeing …

There's even more evidence that one type of diet is the best for your body and brain

In a world dominated by celebrity fad diets that range from absurd, like Reese Witherspoon's alleged "baby-food diet," to absurdly unaffordable, such as the $200 "moon dust"-infused smoothie that Gwyneth Paltrow drinks, many people don't believe there's a single best diet for your health.<p>But a …

Nutrition

Nine Inch Nails Frontman Trent Reznor Thinks Ashton Kutcher Is an ‘A–hole’ and Trump Is a ‘Vulgarian’

Insert those emoji side eyes here. Nine Inch Nails frontman <b>Trent Reznor</b> is not a fan of <b>Ashton Kutcher</b> or President <b>Donald Trump</b>.<p>The Oscar-winning …