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British prime minister raises nation’s threat level, saying another attack ‘may be imminent’

MANCHESTER, England — British Prime Minister Theresa May on Tuesday night raised the nation’s threat level and deployed the military to guard concerts, sports matches and other public events, saying another attack “may be imminent” following a bombing Monday night that left 22 people dead.<p>The …

This coffee-avocado smoothie recipe might be the best thing to happen to your mornings

The mornings that allow for sitting and savoring a hot cup of coffee <i>and</i> a plate of avocado toast are to be treasured. But the reality is that the …

Macaroni Pie Is the Scottish Mash-up Dreams Are Made Of

It took me a couple of weeks of living in Scotland before I first went up Arthur’s Seat. For the uninitiated, Arthur’s Seat is the dormant volcano that dominates the centre of Edinburgh, “a hill for magnitude, a mountain in virtue of its bold design,” according to one of the city’s most decorated …

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Bisping Dubs Lesnar A 'Mentally Weak Coward'

You didn’t think Michael Bisping’s verbal attack against Brock Lesnar was going to be one-and-done, did you?<p>The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) …

Pros and Cons of Brock Lesnar vs. Goldberg Headlining WWE Survivor Series 2016

Two of the most fearsome titans in professional wrestling history are on a collision course that leads directly to WWE Survivor Series 2016. Brock Lesnar has dominated WWE since his return in 2012, including one-sided displays against John Cena, Randy Orton and The Undertaker.<p>One of the few men who …

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The tumultuous 2016 campaign is in a sudden limbo

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The most dramatic and unpredictable presidential election in decades is suddenly slipping into a strange state of suspended animation.<p>Donald Trump and his team, facing widening deficits in the polls, insist the Republican nominee can still win. But he and his allies seem to be …

Mr. Robot's Rami Malek Posts His First-Ever Instagram Thanks to Stephen Colbert

Breakout <i>Mr. Robot</i> star Rami Malek plays a reclusive hacker in the standout conspiracy drama. His character is hyper-aware of his digital footprint, …

Healthy and Delicious Snacking : Seafood Salsa | shopswell

This stuff is so good you will want to make extra just to be able to have a light lunch the next day, well if you don't eat it all ! Light and …

Game of Thrones earns a leading 22 Emmy Award nominations

Power-and-blood fantasy saga "Game of Thrones" ruled the Emmy Award nominations Thursday with a leading 23 bids, including best drama, while a real-life epic of murder and celebrity, "The People v. O.J. Simpson," was close behind with 22 nods.<p>"Game of Thrones" gets the chance to win its second top …

#Greatest of All Time: How the world is mourning Muhammad Ali

<b>(CNN) —</b> From global leaders and pop stars to top athletes, the world paused to remember boxing legend Muhammad Ali, who dazzled with his lightning-fast jabs, his equally quick wit and unwavering principles.<p>The famed boxer and icon died Friday at the age of 74, after spending 32 years fighting …

Boxing

Galaxy's Gyasi Zardes is among those selected for U.S. team for Copa America

Coach Juergen Klinsmann finalized his 23-man United States team for the Copa America Centenario on Saturday, settling on a roster than offers a mix of both youth and experience.<p>Fifteen of those chosen were on Klinsmann's team for the last World Cup while five others have appeared in fewer than six …

Soccer

‘Deadpool’ Will Shatter The Box Office And There Will Be Consequences

Ryan Reynolds may not actually be <i>Deadpool</i>, but he’s thrown himself into this role with great enthusiasm. In fact, Reynolds’ antihero is so infectious that he may soon make babies with his audience. Certainly, that nude scene won’t do anything to discourage that goal, nor will the girl-on-girl fight …

Box Office

Beyoncé draws outrage and praise for Super Bowl set

Who says pop music can't incite?<p>Sunday's Super Bowl halftime show featuring Coldplay, Beyoncé and Bruno Mars has prompted more online comment, analysis and reaction the morning after than the football game itself. The Black Panthers, not the Carolina Panthers, are trending across social media.<p><b>See</b> …

Music

Star Wars: The Force Awakens,Film,Culture,Star Wars,Science fiction and fantasy,Daniel Craig<p>US magazine claims James Bond star played a First Order grunt in one of the new space opera instalment’s standout comedy scenes

Star Wars

The Most Beautiful Yule Log Cakes Christmas Has Ever Known

Simply stunning.<p>The holidays demand sweets -- lots and lots of sweets. If you're doing the season right, you're probably elbows deep in cookie dough, have a batch or two of fudge already made and are pondering what other confections you can whip up to celebrate this season.<p>With all that baking …

Fluid dynamics on four legs: The brilliance of how dogs drink

The next time your dog heads to his bowl for a drink, take a second to appreciate his mastery of fluid dynamics as he laps up gulp after gulp. Don't mind the mess he's probably making -- it's all part of his brilliance.<p>When your dog plunges his snout into his water bowl, it looks as though he's …

Why You Should Be Drinking Port as a Digestif

Make port your go-to digestif for 2016.<p>Until fairly recently, digestifs were the types of beverages drunk by old Italian men alongside a cup of …

Watch SNL Spoof George Clooney’s Nespresso Ad Campaign

The absurdist writing team at <i>Saturday Night Live</i> clearly has a soft spot for Nespresso, Nestle's high-end coffee pod brand. The show previously parodied the espresso maker with an instant egg-dispensing Nest-spresso machine. In a sketch this week, <i>SNL</i> returns to an old favorite, poking fun at an ad …

Kate McKinnon Made Ryan Gosling Burst Out Laughing On "Saturday Night Live"

The giggle will always get you, Ryan.

Oscars 2016,Ian McKellen,Mr Holmes,Oscars,Film,Culture,Awards and prizes,Film industry,Laura Linney,Superhero movies,Maggie Smith<p>The actor regales audience with tales of Maggie Smith, Judi Dench – and his research into the missionary position<p>Of all the actors gunning for recognition in the best …

Film Festivals

WWE Throwback Thursday: The Undertaker Debuts at Survivor Series 1990

Link to Media<p>Unless you've been living under a rock, there's a good chance that you have seen WWE advertising Sunday's Survivor Series as the 25th anniversary of The Undertaker's debut.<p>All week long, the WWE Network has been running programming dedicated to The Deadman, including a special …

Astronomers have observed for first time a planet taking shape out of microscopic dust particles 450 light years from Earth<p>The primordial process that turns enormous clouds of cosmic dust into newborn planets over millions of years has been observed directly for the first time.<p>Astronomers caught …

Universe

Jared Leto Took His Method Acting to a New Level for 'Suicide Squad'

How did the rest of the film's cast tolerate this?<p>Jared Leto claims to be a method actor, a description, which, if you're not Daniel Day-Lewis, is kind of irritating. Leto is a solid actor, don't get me wrong, but by all accounts he sounds insufferable to work with–especially while playing the …

Jared Leto

TIME Magazine Charleston Shooting Cover Story

On the night of June 17, a gunman opened fire in a church basement in Charleston. Nine people died. Five survived. Survivors and families tell their …

Trevor Noah Takes Over as 'The Daily Show' Host

South African comic Trevor Noah moved in at "The Daily Show" on Monday, promising he'd try not to make predecessor Jon Stewart seem like a "crazy old dude who left his inheritance to some random kid from Africa."<p>Noah took over as host after Stewart decided that 16 years of lampooning politics and …

Read This Before You Book a Vacation Rental!

A summer vacation rental gives you the chance to live large. If you’re traveling in a group or with a family, it’ll save money over hotel rooms, …

17 Chicken Dinners to Whip Up in 30 Minutes or Less

For a fast weeknight meal, chicken is my most reliable standby. It's inexpensive, easy to cook, and relatively healthy (subject to the preparation, of course), all of which makes it a great base for a filling home-cooked dinner after a day of work. On top of that, it's also exceptionally versatile, …

Cooking