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Trump signs bill for terminal patients to try unproven drugs

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump signed legislation Wednesday aimed at helping people with deadly diseases try experimental treatments, calling it a "fundamental freedom" that will offer hope and save lives.<p>Joined by families dealing with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also called Lou …

Donald Trump

Meet The New California Counterculture: College Republicans

At the California College Republicans Convention this spring, a war was brewing between loud, unapologetic, Milo Yiannopoulos–endorsed activists and moderate, policy-focused nerds. Guess who won?<p><b>Shortly after 5 p.m.</b> on a recent Saturday in April, the Chem 1179 lecture hall at the University of …

A Lynching Memorial Is Opening. The Country Has Never Seen Anything Like It.

MONTGOMERY, Ala. — In a plain brown building sits an office run by the Alabama Board of Pardons and Paroles, a place for people who have been held accountable for their crimes and duly expressed remorse.<p>Just a few yards up the street lies a different kind of rehabilitation center, for a country …

Rights & Freedoms

The Puzzle of Sarah Huckabee Sanders

How a bright, competent and likable young operative became the face of the most duplicitous press operation in White House history.<p><b>Sarah Huckabee Sanders is best known to the</b> American public for running the White House daily briefing, a televised performance in which, without so much as raising her …

Donald Trump

‘You can never have too many mimosas’: How brunch became the day-wrecking meal that America loves to hate

“How,” a woman next to me muttered, “can you have mimosas and no orange juice?”<p>We were at the bottomless mimosa refill station at BrunchCon, a sprawling brunch festival that will stop in four cities this spring and summer, and for a brief moment, the orange juice had run dry. The brunchers were …

Brunch

Ellen Pompeo Pens Tender Goodbye to Grey's Anatomy Costars Sarah Drew and Jessica Capshaw

It's been an emotional 24 hours for Shonda Thursday fans. Not only has <b>Scandal</b> tipped its white hat one last time, but now we're getting even closer to April Kepner and Arizona Robbins's goodbye on <b>Grey's Anatomy</b>. It's the end of an era, people.<p>It was first announced that actors Sarah Drew and …

TV

Reese Witherspoon Made Us All Want to Rewatch "Walk The Line" Immediately

<i>Sweet Home Alabama</i>. <i>Cruel Intentions</i>. <i>Legally Blonde</i>. It is no easy task to pick our favorite Reese Witherspoon movie. But 2005's <i>Walk the Line</i> — which …

Comey Memos Provide Intimate Look Into Trump Presidency

WASHINGTON — President Trump spoke in intimate and candid terms to the former F.B.I. director James Comey about some of the most sensitive matters before the agency, including the salacious dossier detailing Mr. Trump’s ties to Russia and the investigation into Michael T. Flynn, the president’s …

Five takeaways from Stormy Daniels’s ‘60 Minutes’ interview

Porn star Stormy Daniels appeared Sunday on “60 Minutes” to offer her account of an affair with President Trump that she says began in 2006. Here are five big takeaways from her sit-down with Anderson Cooper.<p>She is highly aware of the reasons people might doubt her story<p>Daniels said she was not …

Stormy Daniels says she was threatened to keep quiet about Trump

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> In her first extended television news interview since the news of her alleged 2006 affair with Donald Trump emerged, adult film actress Stormy Daniels declined to discuss whether she had evidence of the affair and said that she was threatened to stay silent about it.<p>Risking hefty …

Donald Trump

Study: Mindfulness may be an effective way to prevent major depression

Government<p>A sustainable solution to Afghanistan’s refugees crisis<p>Ozy<p>Gender<p>Paid paternity leave for dads to achieve gender equality<p>NPR<p>Health<p>Hawaii …

Ignoring Your Emotions Is Bad for Your Health. Here's What to Do About It

Modern life is full of emotional challenges. The pressure to succeed, need to “keep up,” fear of missing out and desire for good relationships and …

Mindfulness

3 Ways Listening to Music Actually Makes You More Productive

Yes, listening to music can actually make you more productive. Here's how.<p>It's no secret that music can be powerful. Music is an inherent part of just about every culture on the planet, and in addition to being a central force for entertainment and everyday discussion, music might even have hidden …

Mindfulness

What Deepak Chopra Told Me about Stress, Anxiety, and Happiness

Disclaimer: He may not be optimistic about the planet, but he knows how to enjoy the ride.<p>Something you may not know about Deepak Chopra is that you …

5 Ways To Stop Overthinking And Unwind After A Long Day Of Work

After a long hard day of work, the first thing most of us want to do is go home, lock the door and plop down on the sofa.<p>But if you really want to …

High Blood Pressure

Six common misconceptions about meditation

Meditation has been hailed as a way to boost mental health, help chronic pain, reduce stress and build a new appreciation for the world around us.<p>But …

Meditation

Google is bringing AMP to Gmail to make emails more interactive

Google has announced it is bringing its Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) technology to Gmail in order to make emails a lot more engaging and interactive.<p>The technology, which was originally designed to speed up websites by stripping down the unnecessary clutter, will power the new Gmail Developer …

Gmail

Florida gunman had extra ammo at school, fired for 3 minutes

PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — The teenager accused of using a semi-automatic rifle to kill 17 people at a Florida high school confessed to carrying out one …

Justin Timberlake's Super Bowl halftime show: 5 moments that stood out

What happens when the <i>Man of the Woods</i> becomes the headlining singer on the Super Bowl field?<p>Justin Timberlake took the halftime stage while the Philadelphia Eagles were 10 points ahead of the New England Patriots at Super Bowl LII. Like Tom Brady, his bromantic partner, Timberlake had a lot to …

Super Bowl Halftime Show

'It Had Never Been Done on Television Before': The Oral History of Breaking Bad

Creator Vince Gilligan, stars Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul, and others reflect on how an offbeat show about a drug-dealing schoolteacher revolutionized television forever.<p>Television changed the night of January 20, 2008: <i>Breaking Bad</i>, a bold and singular drama about a downtrodden, dying high school …

Golden Globes: Seth Meyers roasts Trump, Weinstein and more (with an assist from Amy Poehler)

Leading up to the Golden Globes, many wondered how Seth Meyers would approach his stint as host, especially during the first award show in the post-Harvey Weinstein era. How do you make jokes about some of the horrific topics that the entertainment industry has been forced to confront over the last …

Entertainment

The Golden Globes Have Begun! See Every Single Star Hitting the Red Carpet

Reese Witherspoon & Eva Longoria<p>Nicole Kidman<p>Alexander Skarsgard<p>Denzel Washington & Pauletta Washington<p>Saoirse Ronan<p>Garrett Hedlund<p>Angelina …

Golden Globes 2018: The winners' list

Who won big at the 75th annual Golden Globe Awards, honoring the best film and TV in 2017? Check out the list of winners <b>(in bold)</b> and nominees:<p><b>MOVIES</b><p><b>DRAMA</b><p><b>COMEDY OR MUSICAL</b><p><b>DIRECTOR</b><p><b>ACTRESS IN A DRAMA</b><p><b>ACTOR IN A DRAMA</b><p><b>ACTRESS IN A COMEDY OR MUSICAL</b><p><b>ACTOR IN A COMEDY OR MUSICAL</b><p><b>SUPPORTING ACTRESS</b><p><b>SUPPORTING</b> …

Hollywood

The history of 2017 in seven charts

The graphic lowdown on wage equality, gun violence, sexual harassment, transgender discrimination, terrorism, Trump … and pet transport<p>When we try to remember 2017 (or more likely, try to forget it), there’s a list of names and places that immediately come to mind – Trump, Weinstein and Las Vegas, …

Sexual Harassment

74 Things That Blew Our Minds in 2017

The Atlantic’s science, technology, and health reporters learned a lot this year.<p>This past year, reporters on <i>The Atlantic</i>’s science, technology, and health desks worked tirelessly, writing hundreds of stories. Each of those stories is packed with facts that surprised us, delighted us, and in some …

Great Depression

12 Special Qualities A Man Has That Mean You Should Never Let Him Go

Some men are better than others. Yes, we're all equal human beings, but nevertheless one can easily make the argument that some men are better people …

Relationships

Twitter’s ‘Me In My State’ Meme Won’t Let You Besmirch Their Awful, Awful Home State

You know how you can gripe about your relatives all day, but as soon as someone else insults one of them you’re ready to flip a table and start a multi-generational, Hatfields versus McCoys feud set to a background chant of “JERRY, JERRY, JERRY”? Twitter has applied the same “I can talk sh*t but …

L.L.Bean

The 18 Most Anticipated New TV Shows of 2018

And we're not even counting highly anticipated returning shows like 'Westworld,' '13 Reasons Why' and 'The Handmaid's Tale.'<p>Breaking through in a …

Hollywood

The Beyoncé and Ed Sheeran Duet You Never Saw Coming Is Here

Listen to "Perfect Duet" right here.<p>Beyoncé can make even the most unexpected collaborations sound meant to be, whether it's with Coldplay or Dixie Chicks, and tonight, she added Ed Sheeran to that ever-growing list. The singer hopped on a remix of Sheeran's song, "Perfect," which was included in …