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Suspected 'Golden State Killer' seemed shocked by arrest, told police he had a roast in the oven: Official

The suspected "Golden State Killer" who was arrested this week for killing and raping dozens of California residents decades ago, seemed shocked to …

Crime

Patton Oswalt Reads From Michelle McNamara’s Book To Commemorate The Golden State Killer’s Arrest

Wednesday’s news cycle very quickly became occupied with the arrest of a potential suspect in the so-called “Golden State Killer” case, which the late true crime writer Michelle McNamara had investigated for her posthumous book <i>I’ll Be Gone in the Dark</i>. The FBI and officials at an afternoon press …

Comedy

Benzodiazepines: America's 'Other Prescription Drug Problem'

Drew was in his early 30s. His medical history included alcohol abuse, but he had been sober for several months when he became my patient.<p>His previous doctor had given him a prescription for Ativan, or lorazepam, which is frequently used to allay tremors and seizures from alcohol withdrawal.<p>My …

Medicine

Sean Spicer Unveils a Wax Melania, and Says Little More Than She Does

Sean M. Spicer, whose famously rocky tenure as press secretary to President Trump made him a household name, has kept a relatively low profile since he resigned last summer — a cameo at the Emmys aside.<p>On Wednesday, he turned up in Manhattan, at Madame Tussauds, the tourist-friendly waxworks …

Donald Trump

Avengers: Infinity War Cast Stars In Epic Brady Bunch Sendup — Watch

The <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> cast assembled for its very own version of the <i>Brady Bunch</i> theme song in a new <i>Tonight Show</i> parody that host Jimmy Fallon …

Marvel Universe

Trump Distances Himself From Cohen’s Legal Troubles

WASHINGTON — President Trump distanced himself from his longtime lawyer, Michael D. Cohen, on Thursday, saying that a federal criminal investigation was focused on Mr. Cohen’s business dealings and had nothing to do with his legal representation of the president.<p>The president acknowledged that Mr. …

Donald Trump

Pruitt dodges blame

The EPA chief told lawmakers his staff made decisions on pricey security measures and pinned his troubles on President Donald Trump's critics.<p>Scott Pruitt may have handled his daylong congressional grilling well enough to salvage his job for now — but only after he blamed his torrent of scandals on …

Donald Trump

Trump to visit United Kingdom in July

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump will visit the United Kingdom in July, the White House and Downing Street announced on Thursday, finally concluding a months-long back-and-forth over when Trump would at last visit America's closest ally.<p>"The President of the United States will visit the UK …

Donald Trump

Avengers: Infinity War’s post-credits scene, explained

Spoiler warning: There are Avengers: Infinity War spoilers in here.<p><i>T</i><i>his post contains spoilers for</i> <b>Avengers: Infinity War.</b> <i>Do not read any further if you don’t want to be spoiled. Proceed at your own risk.</i><p><i>Avengers: Infinity War</i>has one post-credits scene, and it’s huge — a teaser that sets the table …

Marvel Universe

Michael Cohen asserts Fifth Amendment rights in Stormy Daniels case

<b>(CNN) —</b> Michael Cohen, the longtime personal attorney for President Donald Trump, filed court papers Wednesday indicating he would assert his Fifth Amendment rights against self-incrimination regarding his involvement in a hush money deal involving porn star Stormy Daniels and the President.<p>Cohen …

Donald Trump

Getting Rid of Belly Fat Is Harder Than You Think — Here's How to Do It

I have this fantasy where I eat pizza and Salt & Straw Chocolate Gooey Brownie for every meal but also have abs. I'm not talking, like, a six-pack, but just some nice abdominal definition. (You'd think I'd go all out since this is a fantasy version of myself, but IDK. I'm sure there's something to …

Nutrition

Avengers: Infinity War Rotten Tomatoes score revealed

It’s definitely not the best-reviewed Marvel movie in recent years. But it’s also far from the worst.<p><i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> is averaging 88 percent …

Marvel Universe

California Police May Have Finally Arrested The Golden State Killer

<i>Please see our continuing updates at the bottom of this post.</i><br>—–<br>Excitement is running high after reports that the Golden State Killer/East Area Rapist case — the subject of an in-the-works HBO documentary adaptation of the late Michelle McNamara’s book, <i>I’ll Be Gone in the Dark</i> — may have seen an …

Crime

Venom’s first real trailer ushers in a monster

Uh<p>The first trailer for Sony’s Tom Hardy-starring <i>Venom</i> is here.<p>Sony debuted the trailer at CinemaCon in Las Vegas today, sharing the footage with theater managers, press and industry insiders. This marks just the second look at footage from the film, following an earlier teaser Sony released in …

Construction

Sarah Huckabee Sanders Leads White House Freakout Over Potential Pompeo Humiliation

CIA Director Mike Pompeo is many things—an Islamophobic bigot, a homophobic bigot, a man seemingly willing to eagerly accept stolen valor... the list …

Donald Trump

'Man of Steel' Was Apparently Meant to Kick Off a 5-Film Story

Jay Olivia just revealed that Zack Snyder’s <i>Man of Steel</i> was always supposed to serve as the first part of a five-chapter saga which establishes …

Comic Books

Jeff Bezos Just Confirmed the "Question Mark Method" That Scares the Heck Out of Everyone at Amazon

How do you respond to a one-character email from your boss's boss's boss's boss?<p>Imagine you're working at Amazon, and you get an email from your boss.<p>The subject line has a couple of those little "FWD:" notations, and you realize to your horror that the email originated with a customer, who sent a …

George W. Bush

Wanna Sleep Like a Baby? This Trainer Says You Should Do These 3 Essential Stretches

Pretty much every last one of us could use a stellar night's sleep. Whether you're stressed out at work, sore from your last workout, or dealing with …

Exercise

People Have Finally Seen "Avengers: Infinity War" And They're Tweeting Their First Reactions

"Imagine taking a giant bowl and filling it with every flavor of ice cream and every topping."

Marvel Universe

Sex Cult Queen Allison Mack Tried to Recruit ‘Harry Potter’ Star Emma Watson

The ex-‘Smallville’ actress turned Nxivm cult captain, who is attempting to reach a plea deal on sex-trafficking charges, reached out to Hermione on …

Crime

Black Woman Dragged to the Ground, Arrested by Officers in Alabama Waffle House Over Dispute About Plastic Utensils

Add asking about whether it’s protocol to pay for plastic utensils to the list of things you apparently can’t do while black without someone calling …

Crime

The 10 Best Moves to Lose Your Love Handles

You’ve tried situps, cardio, and dumbbell side bends, but nothing seems to get rid of that stubborn belly fat on your sides. Sound familiar? It might …

Workouts

The Trump-Hannity Relationship Takes Conservatives One More Step Toward the Moral Low Ground

Conservatives had every right to complain about coziness between Democratic presidents and liberal media figures. Now it’s just one more thing that …

Donald Trump

Sarah Jessica Parker Just Clapped Back Over Her Kim Cattrall Feud *So* Hard

*Grabs popcorn / feels bad about grabbing popcorn*<p>In case you're unaware, Sarah Jessica Parker and Kim Cattrall are in an endless, ongoing feud. Like, to the point where <i>The Neverending Story</i> might secretly be a movie about their relationship. And the latest update? SJP has declared that she's never …

Kim Cattrall

Why are the Bushes, Clintons, Obamas and Melania smiling so broadly at a funeral?

Consider him the elephant not in the room, simultaneously absent from this picture and looming over it.<p>Donald Trump did not attend Saturday’s funeral of Barbara Bush in Houston, Texas. Reporters were told that was because Trump generously wanted to spare the mourning Bush family the “disruptions …

Donald Trump

Man shot and killed by police in Ikea parking lot Video - ABC News

Officers said he repeatedly pulled a rifle and allegedly started shooting.

IKEA

Excellent Free Online Professional Development For Teachers!

MADPD is the name of a free online professional development opportunity coming up on May 6th.<p>Over 100 educators from around the world will be …

Teaching

The Ronny Jackson debacle is entirely and completely predictable

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> When President Donald Trump named White House physician Ronny Jackson as his choice to be the next head of the Department of Veterans Affairs, it caught lots of people -- inside and outside 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue -- by surprise.<p>After all, Jackson had never run an agency even …

Donald Trump

Here's why you should always check your hotel room for bedbugs, and how to do it

• <b>When you're traveling, the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) told INSIDER you should check for bedbugs everywhere you stay.</b>• <b><br>That's because</b> …

Bedbugs

Missing Mexican students were killed, dissolved in acid after mistaken identity: authorities

“Words can’t explain the dimension of this madness," director Guillermo del Toro tweets. "The 'why' is unthinkable, the 'how' is terrifying.”<p>Three Mexican film students who went missing in March in Guadalajara, in the state of Jalisco, were kidnapped, tortured and killed, and their bodies were …

Mexico