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The South’s Own Loch Ness Monster?

Since the early 1800s, something strange has haunted the waters of Georgia’s Altamaha River<p>Lurking in the fine lines of early, hand-drawn maps are secrets. The flora and fauna of a new land. Images of angels positioned at either pole, turning crank handles and keeping Earth spinning in the heavens. …

Padma Lakshmi's Holistic Indian Skincare Secrets Are Too Good Not to Share

By the time Padma Lakshmi swings by the Byrdie studio to film a series of videos about her beauty routine (and new MAC makeup collection), I already …

Mueller's Russia probe: Nothing is unrelated at this point

<b>(CNN) —</b> In recent weeks, there has been a lot of discussion about the scope of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's mandate and whether he has crossed some imaginary red line that President Donald Trump appears to have drawn.<p>The New York Times recently asked President Trump, "if Mueller was looking at …

Donald Trump

The Southern Poverty Law Center's list of hate groups

<b>(CNN) —</b> 917.<p>That's the number of hate groups operating in the US, according to data from the Southern Poverty Law Center. The Alabama-based nonprofit activist group tracks civil rights and hate crimes and defines a hate group as an organization with "beliefs or practices that attack or malign an …

Rights & Freedoms

Pope Francis to Belgian Catholics: Stop offering euthanasia

LONDON (AP) — Pope Francis has ordered a Belgian Catholic charity to stop offering euthanasia in its psychiatric hospitals.<p>In May, the Brothers of …

Here’s every law Trump has signed in his first 200 days

Monday marks President Donald Trump's 200th day in office.<p>While the White House has consistently touted its legislative success in the face of "historic Democratic obstructionism," the administration has yet to fulfill any major legislative achievements, even with Republicans in control of both …

This new website is like an online Trader Joe's — but everything is $3

Imagine getting your grocery shopping done entirely online and not paying more than $3 for any single item. That's what you'll get if you doing your shopping through Brandless.<p>Founders Tina Sharkey and Ido Leffler found that the "brand tax" that consumers pay for national brands is the main thing …

How Cryptocurrencies Really Work

The tech behind decentralized money.<p>Money is changing. Just a few years ago saw the invention of Bitcoin, the world's first cryptocurrency, and today there are thousands of these cryptocurrencies being used by people all around the world including variants like Ethereum and Litecoin.<p>But what is a …

The Most Haunted Places in the United States

Travel<p>Discover the paranormal at these spine-chilling historical haunts.<p>In the spring of 1692, a dangerous hysteria descended upon the quiet town of Salem, Massachusetts, snaking through the community like an insidious virus. Over the coming months, a group of young girls claiming to be possessed …

Horror

Oven Baked Pineapple-Barbecue Chicken

In this baked chicken recipe, you’ll be combining some sweet and delicious ingredients to create a yummy, tropical chicken dish....The post Oven …

Compact tiny house pays homage to the American Craftsman

The Fuchsia measures just 24 ft (7.3 m) long, so is on the smaller side for an American tiny house, which tend to be around 30 ft (9 m) in length. …

Missing Girl 'Tells' Her Story on Sheriff's Twitter Feed 33 Years Later

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — A Florida sheriff's office says it's getting some promising leads after having devoted its Twitter feed to a true crime story written as if it were narrated by an 8-year-old girl who disappeared 33 years ago.<p>Palm Beach County sheriff's spokeswoman Therese Barbera said …

Crime

19 summer books that will keep you up all night reading

It’s summer — a time to catch up on missed readings, turn back to old favorites, and discover new ones. A time to sit with an easy read on the beach, …

6 Beauty Secrets Your Mom Passed Down to You That Actually Work

Chances are there are beauty tips in your family that have been passed down from generation to generation. Like my mom (and her mom), I'm obsessed with all things beauty and making sure that I look my best. My abuelita shared her amazing DIY remedies with her daughter, and now she's bestowing that …

Microsoft co-founder pledges $30 million to house Seattle's homeless

The man who co-founded Microsoft with Bill Gates has pledged $30 million to house Seattle's homeless.<p>Seattle Mayor Ed Murray said Wednesday the city was partnering with Paul G. Allen's family foundation to build a facility to house homeless families with children.<p>Allen's foundation will provide $30 …

Housing

Science Agrees: This Is the Healthiest Type of Chocolate

As all great lovers do, we made you a mix, dear reader—of chocolate, that is. In all seriousness, if you're trying to eat healthier but also refuse …

Prediction prof: Trump will be impeached

The professor who took hell for predicting President Donald Trump has a much longer case for predicting President Mike Pence — and it’s all in his new book, out next week.<p>Allan Lichtman, a professor at American University, reached meme-status last fall for predicting long before anyone else that …

Donald Trump

17 New Gigs to Earn Side Income

New Sources to Earn Side Income<p>Updated June 08, 2018<p>Whether you’re looking for a new job or simply looking to supplement your existing one, a side …

Pictures of the Week 3.30.17

Take 5 Minutes To Read And Improve Your Writing Skills Forever

Let’s be honest. You are here to for a crash course on writing. And you want a short yet comprehensive guide.<p>Before I start, I want to clarify a good …

Bannon and Trump leave the State Department stranded on the sidelines

In recent decades, Americans have become more aware, and more appreciative, of the sacrifices made by the men and women in the U.S. armed forces. It would be a good thing if we could develop the same sense of gratitude for the men and women in our diplomatic corps.<p>Many more American soldiers would …

U.S. Dept. of State

How to switch from Android to iPhone

Things to know before you start<p>Chances are, you'll have to abandon many of your hardware accessories. The iPhone 7 and 7 Plus do have adapters to …

Apps

Humans Settled In North America 24,000 Years Ago, During The Last Ice Age, 10,000 Years Earlier Than Previously Thought: Study

Apart from a few unsubstantiated theories, it was understood that human settlements in North America, made by settlers who crossed over from Russia …

The Top-Rated Nail Polishes on Amazon Right Now

Even a pristine salon manicure can end in second-day chips. So we took to Amazon to see which nail polishes real people are buying and raving about. Some of the findings might...

Archaeologists find previously undiscovered Ancient Egyptian city

Archaeologists have uncovered an Ancient Egyptian city dating back more than 7,000 years near Abydos, thought to be one of Egypt's earliest capitals. …

Ancient History

Christmas Is Canceled

Hey, America. Santa here.<p>Look, I’m just gonna be ho-ho-honest with you: Christmas is canceled this year.<p>I know, I know. You’re probably already …

Ancient Alien Artifacts From Egypt Found In Jerusalem And Kept Secret By Rockfeller Museum

Alien and UFO hunters are puzzled with claims of significant ancient Egyptian artefacts discovered in Jerusalem house of famous Egyptologist Sir …