Ashley Gardiner

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Will machines eventually take on every job?

Automation will continue to transform the global workforce, but taking an active role in that process will help us reduce the damages and increase the gains, finds Rachel Nuwer.<p>It’s a booming time to be a truck driver. According to data NPR compiled from the US Census Bureau, truck driving is …

Hiroshima: Grief, horror of atomic bomb remembered 70 years on

<b>Hiroshima, Japan (CNN) —</b> In the center of Hiroshima, yards from where the world's first atomic attack bomb exploded 70 years ago, stands a dome-shaped bell tower of modest proportions. It is decorated with the bronze statues of three children.<p>Their slender arms reach out, spreading wide towards the …

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8 iPhone 6S Rumors You Should Know About Now

This new camera and tougher screen sound amazing.<p>There's been all sorts of leaks and gossip about when the new iPhone is being released, what it will feature, and what it will look like. Aside form the nitty gritty of the tech upgrades, here's what you need to know:<p><b>1. The release date.</b> According to …

Gamescom 2015 Opens in Germany

Here's What the Statue of Liberty Looked Like in the 1800s

Transporting the Statue of Liberty from Paris to its permanent home in New York City was quite the task. The entire statue was built in parts and …

Food scares strip McDonald's, KFC of treat status in China

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - On birthdays and for special treats, Lu Yuanli would take her son to their local KFC for his favorite meal, fried chicken wings, but the Chinese mother hasn’t been back since a safety scare battered KFC-parent Yum Brands Inc (YUM.N) and rival McDonald’s Corp (MCD.N) last …

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4 Iconic Lingerie Brands Share Their Best Selling Undies

In honor of National Underwear Day—yes, that's a thing.<p>In honor of National Underwear Day—yes, that's a thing—a few of our favorite brands share their mainstays that keep women everywhere coming back for more.

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TV Fall Preview: Scandal, Grey's Anatomy, How to Get Away With Murder, and Castle

ABC brought out its heavy-hitters at last night's TCA party, and we got lots of scoop about upcoming seasons of <i>Grey's Anatomy</i>, <i>Scandal</i>, and more.<p>*<b>Scandal</b>*In the TGIT (Thank God It's Thursday) panel, Shonda Rhimes revealed that <i>Scandal</i> will pick up pretty much right where we left off in the season …

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Robert Downey, Jr. Is The World’s Highest-Paid Actor, With A Surprise Runner-Up

Eccentric <i>Shaggy Dog</i>-walker Robert Downey, Jr., who owns a fictional billionaire’s giant “A” and ships the same set of furniture to all of his shooting locations, has been named the world’s highest-paid actor for the third year in a row. <i>Forbes</i> reports that Downey’s “stratospheric $80 million payday …

How Each Presidential Candidate Can Win (or Lose) the First 2016 Debate

For campaign operatives, political reporters, and all the other people who keep accidentally dating their checks “2016,” the presidential race is …

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Daily hits and misses in pop culture

Mariah Carey lands Hollywood Walk of Fame star

It finally happened: 25 years after her debut record, and myriad television and film appearances, Mariah Carey is permanently etched into the annals …

How the Sausage Is Made: A Look Inside the World of Bespoke Hot Dogs

<i>When Tamar Adler decided to hand-make hot dogs for a summer wedding party, she had no idea what she was getting herself into.</i><p>Jesse had dark pink cheeks and on cold days wore a brown skullcap. He wasn’t a crush or an idol—I now realize I don’t even know how to spell his name. I never saw it written, …

Here's How You Should Contour to Flatter Your Face Shape

Ever try out a seemingly genius contouring technique from YouTube or Pinterest, only to find that the method doesn't exactly flatter your face shape? …

Stakes Is High: Drake Ghostwriting Accusations Matter More Than You Think

All Things Considered<i>'s Audie Cornish spoke to kris ex about this piece on air. You can</i> <i>hear the radio segment at the audio link above, and read his article in full below.</i><p>The first weekend of August saw the coronation of a new King of Hip-Hop. Like all transitions of power, it had been years in the …

How Donald Trump’s Run for President is Affecting Trump Hotels

Mario Suriani—AP<p>Ron Galella—Getty Images<p>Russell Turiak—Getty Images<p>Charles Wenzelberg—AP<p>Timothy Clary—AP<p>Richard Corkery—NY Daily News Archive/Getty …

Cee Lo Green Speaks on ‘Highly Irresponsible’ Rape Tweets

Cee Lo Green has apologized for controversial tweets regarding rape that the singer made in August 2014 after he pleaded no contest to drug charges. …

Jessica Alba's Honest Company defends its sunscreen

Jessica Alba's The Honest Company has pledged to reach out to every customer who has complained about its sunscreen on social media.<p>In a blog post, Honest's founders said they'll "do what it takes to make it right." The response comes after months of complaints about the product.<p>Angry customers …

Pakistan hangs man that family says was convicted as a minor

KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistan executed a man Tuesday convicted of killing a 7-year-old boy in 2004 when his family and lawyers say he was just 14 …

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Sandra Bland's family files federal lawsuit

HOUSTON — The family of Sandra Bland, the Illinois woman found dead in a Texas jail cell last month, filed a lawsuit Tuesday in Houston seeking to hold people involved in her death accountable.<p>"We are looking for Waller County and the individuals involved to take accountability," said attorney …

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Can Joe Biden beat Hillary Clinton?

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Joe Biden might run for president -- but his own relationships and political chops are the only elements of a campaign he has in place right now.<p>Amid questions about Hillary Clinton's authenticity, the vice president's aides and associates see his gaffe-prone, yet honest …

The Distinct Personality of Entrepreneurial Cities

Great universities, venture capital, and talented people are necessary, but insufficient.<p>Mayors, economic developers, and business leaders alike all say they want one thing: more entrepreneurship. Across the country and the world, there’s been no shortage of efforts to clone the “next Silicon …

Entrepreneurship

Obama returns to Kenya, reunites with father's family

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Fulfilling the hopes of millions of Kenyans, Barack Obama returned to his father's homeland Friday for the first time as U.S. …

Africa

Uncle of Chattanooga shooter in custody, being investigated

A maternal uncle who hosted the Chattanooga shooter in Jordan for a few months last year is a businessman with no links to any militant groups, his attorney says.<p>But a Jordanian official says the uncle is under investigation over the shooter's time with him there.<p>Asaad Ibrahim Asaad Haj Ali took in …

Grievances persist despite start of new era in US-Cuba ties

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Cuban national flag fluttered in the Washington sun Monday as the U.S. and Cuba formally ended more than a half-century of …