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'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin dies at 76

NEW YORK (AP) — Aretha Franklin, the undisputed "Queen of Soul" who sang with matchless style on such classics as "Think," ''I Say a Little Prayer" and her signature song, "Respect," and stood as a cultural icon around the globe, died Thursday at age 76 from pancreatic cancer.<p>She died at her home …

Aretha Franklin

How to Prevent Robocalls and Minimize Phone Spam

It’s the Year of the Robocall, it seems. I haven’t noticed this directly, but a number of friends, colleagues, and internet posters seem to be …

Wireless

When Prince William Is King, Meghan Markle's Life Will Change In This Significant Way

She'll take on new duties.<p>All being well, Prince William’s time as King of England is a long way off. His grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II, 92, is still going strong with the immaculate hair and colored suits. Her heir and son Prince Charles, 69 and next in line to the throne, is also very much …

Royal Family

Samsung is about to make 4TB SSDs and mobile storage cheaper

Mass production of 4TB QLC SSDs begins<p>A couple of years ago, Samsung launched its first 4TB solid state drives, which might as well not have existed given their $1,499 asking price. Today, the company announces the commencement of mass production of a more — though it’s too early to know exactly …

Galaxy Note

Summer Glow Bowls Are Trending, and Here Are 20 Recipes We Love

Corn on the cob and grilled veggies are great on their own, but this year we’re fired up about incorporating them into summer glow bowls. What’s a …

These Cauliflower Recipes Will Have You Eating it at Every Meal

How to Eat Cauliflower for Every Meal<p>Dessert included.<p>June 23, 2018<p>Cauliflower is having a moment right now. With its mild flavor and health …

Kate Middleton Reportedly Refusing To Help Meghan Markle Adjust To Royal Life

Are the royal sisters-in-law are odds with one another?<p>Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle’s alleged feud is heating up, and sources are claiming that …

Carrie Underwood & Kelly Clarkson Just Had An Epic ‘American Idol’ Reunion

Carrie & Kelly are showing off their sweet friendship.<p><i>American Idol</i>‘s two most successful winners of all time just had an epic reunion on the red …

Retirement complications: Beware of hidden taxes when the career ends

Your taxes in retirement may be a lot more complicated than taxes while you’re working.<p>Social Security checks may or may not be taxed, depending on your income. You’ll pay federal income taxes on most retirement plan withdrawals, but additional state taxes depend on where you live. Tax rates on …

Retirement

55 Healthy Chicken Thigh Recipes That Are Affordable and Delicious

Skinless, boneless chicken thighs are meatier, quicker to cook, and surprisingly healthier than you might think. They're also budget friendly for …

It Sure Looks Like Kit Harington and Rose Leslie Are Getting Married This Weekend

Jon Snow + Ygritte forever.<p>Sorry, Meghan and Harry, but the real royal wedding is happening this weekend. The King in the North, Jon Snow (a.k.a. Kit Harington), is reportedly set to marry the wilding Ygritte (a.k.a. Rose Leslie) in Scotland on Saturday. The <i>Game of Thrones</i> stars registered their …

7 great movies you can watch on Netflix this weekend

Every week, we look through Netflix's collection to recommend seven movies you can watch over the weekend.<p>Some of our selections recently joined Netflix, and some have been available for while — you probably just didn't notice.<p>From the irreverent war comedy "Tropic Thunder" to Disney's "Moana," …

Meghan Markle is about to go on a road trip with Queen Elizabeth

Meghan Markle is set to go on her first solo trip with Queen Elizabeth. It is the first of many royal duties that await the new Duchess of …

Qualcomm launches Snapdragon 850 platform, boosts "Always Connected" Windows 10 PCs

The company's latest offering has been developed to improve device speed, battery life, AI, and multimedia support.<p>Qualcomm has announced the …

YouTube TV’s digital channels experiment with different ad loads while they still can

YouTube isn’t paying digital video networks a carriage fee to be on YouTube TV. That may change next year, when YouTube has told the networks it …

Whitney Houston was sexually abused during childhood

Whitney Houston was sexually abused as a child by a female member of her family, a new documentary about her life revealed Wednesday.<p>“Whitney” debuted at the Cannes Film Festival and unearthed the bombshell detail about the late singer.<p>Gary Houston, Whitney’s elder brother, revealed to filmmaker …

Whitney Houston

12 McDonald's menu hacks you need to know about

The McDonald's menu is there to be hacked<p>Now we're not saying the McDonald's menu needs improving. It's almost perfect as is. But if this share box makes it's way over to the UK (please?) and we learn the following 11 menu hacks off by heart, that would make the kind of perfection you can't improve …

Food

Want to Try the Whole30 Diet? Here's Everything You Can and Cannot Eat

With so many diets out there today, it can be overwhelming choosing the right nutrition regimen for yourself. If you're not sure which one to go with, the Whole30 plan might be a good place to start since it's only a 30-day commitment. The goal of the Whole30 diet is to eliminate certain food …

How old is dyslexia?

It’s a widely recognised condition today, but the first reports of dyslexia weren't made until the late 19th Century.<p>Many sources will tell you that …

Staffordshire

eBay Removal Of Justin Cooper Photo Brings Scrutiny To Mystery Online Seller Of Child Actor Head Shots

<b>EXCLUSIVE:</b> eBay has removed an item for sale that included the Social Security number of former child actor Justin Cooper, best known for his <i>Liar …

Our eyesight is sharpest at twilight – and now we may know why

OUR sight is sharpest at dawn and dusk – and now we may know why. It is not a result of changes within our eyes, but of how the brain processes …

Japanese couple apologise for ignoring work pregnancy timetable by conceiving ‘before their turn’

A Japanese worker has been reprimanded by her boss for “selfishly breaking the rules” after she became pregnant before it was her “turn”, according to media reports.<p>The woman was working at a private childcare centre in Aichi prefecture, north Japan, when she found out she was pregnant.<p>However, the …

Child Care

10 foods that will help you lose weight — and 5 that will make you gain it

Nutrition

Costco employees share the 24 things they wish shoppers would stop doing

<b>• Costco jobs can be rough sometimes — especially when employees find themselves dealing with difficult members and annoying habits.</b><p><b>• Some customers are egregiously rude, while others have habits that are just quietly aggravating.</b><p><b>• Blocking the front entrance, leaving out perishables around the</b> …

Employment

Supercharged Smoothie Recipe

"A great turmeric smoothie loaded with protein."<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup almond milk<p>1/2 cup fresh papaya<p>1 scoop protein powder<p>1 (1 inch) piece peeled and …

Google Chrome is finally killing autoplay videos that play sound

You can finally stop worrying about sound blasting through your speakers every time you open a website. Google is staying true to its word and will …

Google

20 Tips and Tricks for the Samsung Galaxy S9 or S9+

Buying a brand new Galaxy S9 or S9+ is an exciting enough occasion for many, but for some of us, the prospect of setting up this new phone is even …

New Huawei Smartphone Outguns Galaxy S9, iPhone X

The smartphone camera world looks set to become very exciting later this month. Previous leaks have hinted strongly that Chinese manufacturer, Huawei, could be about to launch a smartphone with a class-leading triple-camera.<p>Now leaks on Weibo, combined with less-than-subtle hints coming directly …

Mobile Technology

Special Amazon sale slashes Fire TV and Fire TV Stick prices for Prime members only

If you’re not already an Amazon Prime member, it’s time to rectify the situation and sign up for a free trial immediately. Why is it so important …

Meera Sodha’s vegan recipe for peanut and broccoli pad thai

In the late 1930s, Thailand’s prime minister held a public competition to find a new national noodle dish. The winning entry was a dish that combined rice noodles, vegetables, peanuts, shrimp and egg, and it was named “pad Thai” in a bid to promote Thai-ness. This vegan interpretation of that …

Recipes