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The NFL Draft Was a Style Sh*tshow

Gingham half-shirt, anyone?<p>As if being a 6-foot-tall, 225-pound brick powerhouse who decimated college defenses during three years at Ohio State wasn't enough to make Ezekiel Elliot stand out in Chicago, the coveted running back surprised everyone on Thursday's NFL Draft red carpet with his …

Josh Hamilton suffered drug relapse

Los Angeles Angels outfielder Josh Hamilton suffered a drug relapse involving the use of cocaine and alcohol in the offseason, according to ESPN and …

How extreme fear shapes what we remember

Many of us will experience a significant trauma in our lives, says Lesley Evans Ogden. Yet could there be ways to avoid reliving the memories?<p>It was no ordinary honeymoon. After boarding their flight in Canada on the evening of 23 August 2001, newlyweds Margaret McKinnon and her husband were …

Rise of the robots: how long do we have until they take our jobs?

They have mastered the art of poker, helped write a cookbook and can cope with a basic conversation. The decision by a Japanese bank to staff their frontdesk with a bevy of robots is just the latest in a series of advances and predictions that at times appear to suggest we will all be replaced, …

Artificial Intelligence

How to curb hunger pangs with your mind

There may be a simple way to lose weight using only the power of thought. You just have to know how, says David Robson.<p>Eric Robinson has a surprising tool for weight loss. It’s something we all have, but perhaps don’t use it as much as we’d like: our memory.<p>Dieters often feel that they are waging …

University of Oxford

Malaysia Airlines crash: President Poroshenko calls shooting down of Malaysian plane an 'act of terrorism'

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko calls on Dutch experts to launch an investigation into the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17<p><b>Malaysia Airlines plane crash: latest</b><p>Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Thursday called the downing of a Malaysian Airlines passenger plane in Ukrainian …

Sting: my children won't inherit my wealth

Musician estimated to be worth £180m says he does not want to leave his six children "trust funds that are albatrosses round their necks"<p>Sting's children cannot expect to inherit his multimillion-pound wealth, the rock star has said, joining the ranks of the super-rich who have claimed that passing …

Paul McCartney

How to Get Single-Digit Body Fat

If you want to get leaner than lean, every bite counts<p>At a fitness conference last Spring, I joined some friends for breakfast. It was a normal breakfast up until the moment Spencer Nadolsky, D.O., pulled a scale out of his gym bag to weigh a banana.<p>I knew Dr. Nadolsky was preparing for a …

Flatten Your Belly with This Killer Ab Workout

Get a tight stomach in just six weeks without doing a single crunch. This may be the easiest workout we've ever printed<p>Get ready to whip off your cover-up: This workout, created exclusively for <i>Women's Health</i> by Rachel Cosgrove, C.S.C.S., owner of Results Fitness in Newhall, California, combines …

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Kim Kardashian & Kanye West Celebrate North's First Birthday at Museum

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are wasting no time making sure their daughter gets a proper education.<p>Case in point: Baby North West celebrated her …

Are You Ready? Here Are The Top 10 Skills For The Future

As big disruptive shifts hit the workplace we all get taken out of our comfort zones. Whereas once we felt in control, the stakes are evolving rapidly and our ability to adapt is falling behind. If we consider the recent gallup poll results that indicates that only a mere 30% of the workforce is …

10 Books That Could Change the Way You Understand Modern Cities

We have just entered the Urban Age, when the majority of the world's population lives in cities. Most of us may live in the metropolis, but these …

Doubling of Antarctic ice loss revealed by European satellite

Antarctica is shedding 160 billion tonnes a year of ice into the ocean, twice the amount of a few years ago, according to new satellite observations. The ice loss is adding to the rising sea levels driven by climate change and even east Antarctica is now losing ice.<p>The new revelations follows the …

Tara The Cat Saves The Day—Rescues Boy From Dog Attack!

Cats are loyal creatures, even more so than their ferocious counterparts. While dogs have typically been known to be man's best friend, the tables …

Staff who leaked Jay Z and Solange security footage fired

<b>The hotel employee who leaked footage of Jay Z being attacked by his sister-in-law Solange Knowles has been fired.</b><p>The video, which was first published by US celebrity website TMZ, showed Beyonce's sister lashing out in a lift after the Met Gala on 5 May.<p>A security guard intervened in the apparent …

What Kurt Cobain teaches us about the American way of failure | Financial Times

A small logging town in Washington state unveiled a statue of its most famous son last month, 20 years after his death. The ceremony took place at …

Kurt Cobain: A Look Back in Pictures

Kurt Cobain

‘Sweden’s Atlantis’ at Bottom of Baltic Sea: 11,000-Year-Old Settlement Uncovered

A team of divers led by Södertörn University archaeology professor Björn Nilsson has uncovered artifacts from what could be the oldest known …

Ellen DeGeneres Confuses P!nk's Husband With Travis Barker

Looks like someone can't tell apart her tattooed men…<p>After interviewing P!nk and her husband, motorcycle racer Carey Hart, on the Golden Globes red carpet, "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" made a pretty big mistake in misidentifying Hart as Blink–182 drummer Travis Barker.<p>An "Ellen" reporter stopped the …