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Millions of Muslims mark the beginning of Ramadan

Millions of Muslims around the world are beginning to mark the holy month of Ramadan with the sighting of the new moon.<p>It is a time of contemplation, intense prayer and fasting from sunrise to sunset. Abstaining from food and drink is intended to bring the faithful closer to God, and remind them of …

This CEO was a millionaire at 22, went nearly bankrupt, and now runs a $100 million business

Tomas Gorny's life is a true rags-to-riches story that should serve as an inspiration for any budding entrepreneur.<p>He arrived in the US from Poland in the '90s when he was only 20. Barely speaking any English, Gorny had to work part-time valet-parking and carpet-cleaning jobs during his first …

The Conversation

Readers respond to our April 2016 cover story.<p>The Obama Doctrine<p><i>In April, Jeffrey Goldberg reported on the president’s foreign policy. John Bew called the article “a masterpiece of journalism” in</i> New Statesman<i>, while former U.S. Representative Barney Frank said Goldberg’s interviews with Obama</i> …

These Are the 10 Cities Where the Middle Class Is Vanishing the Fastest

Most Americans are aware that the U.S. middle class is under siege, even if they aren’t familiar with the statistics that prove it.<p>Economists have …

Should You Cut Out Fruit If You’re Trying to Lose Weight?

Here’s the truth about the Mother Nature’s sweet stuff and your waistline<p>Carbohydrates have taken a beating the last few decades.<p>Oats, sweet potatoes, fruit, and added sugar are very different forms of carbs, but they all find themselves lumped together as “evil.” They’re flatly dismissed by some …

Why You Should Ejaculate At Least 21 Times This Month, According to Science

Cheers to more sex—either with a partner or solo!<p>The key to good prostate health might be in your own hands: Ejaculating frequently may reduce your risk of prostate cancer, finds new research from the Boston University of Public Health.<p>The study looked at how ejaculation frequency affected prostate …

‘Kanye Saved Me,’ Lamar Odom Says

Dwight Howard isn’t the only NBA player to get an impromptu Kanye West concert while being stuck in a hospital. Turns out, Lamar Odom got a private …

Lauryn Hill's most controversial moments

<b>(CNN) —</b> It's been almost 20 years since Lauryn Hill left The Fugees to record her solo album "The MisEducation of Lauryn Hill," which fans still love.<p>The performer, though? Not so much lately.<p>Hill caused a firestorm on social media over the weekend after showing up two hours late for a concert in …

Science Watch: Sleazy Space Sex

Rain mountain! Embryo debate! Mercury crossing! Leopard range! High metabolism! Huge holes! Dead starfish! And grotesque intimations of the carnal …

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KFC's finger-lickin' good nail polish tastes like fried chicken

Some products make you think every company has a marketing employee whose job it is to think of the most oddball twist on the thing possible.<p>You know the person. Never met a new product-idea meeting he didn't dominate. He invented New Coke, and we all know how well that turned out. He came up with …

Shape Of A Woman’s Vagina Can Seriously Impact Her Sex Life, According To A New Study

Health and Medicine Photo credit: It's just a flower, we swear. Cambry Rene./Flickr (CC BY-NC-ND 2.0)Despite what the trashy magazines and films …

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White House: Obama not offended by comedian's language

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House said Monday that President Barack Obama wasn't offended by comedian Larry Wilmore's use of a racial slur at …

6 Necessary Steps When Oregon Pot Sellers Pay Taxes With Cash

As we’ve discussed in the past, even in states where recreational marijuana is now legal, businesses are still figuring out how the heck to handle …

Indian drought 'affecting 330 million people' after two weak monsoons

Government says quarter of the population suffering, as NGO asks supreme court to order Modi government to do more to help<p>About 330 million people are affected by drought in India, the government has said, as the country reels from severe water shortages and desperately poor farmers suffer crop …