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Katy Perry Says She Did Not Pay for Super Bowl Halftime Gig

"I have nothing to hide, basically," singer says<p>Katy Perry says that she did not pony up for the opportunity to headline a gig that is annually the …

Kate Middleton Is Now on Twitter

Oh, Prince William and Prince Harry too.<p>Did something feel <i>different</i> when you woke up this morning? Perhaps the air you're breathing feels more sophisticated, shinier somehow? If so, there's a reason: As of about 5 a.m., the atmosphere has been buzzing with royal tweets. That's right: Kate …

The Most Important Trial in America

The federal government’s case against the proprietor of a ‘darknet’ website could forever alter how we all use the Internet.<p>One of the potentially …

I thought having a baby when I was 'ready' would be easy. I was wrong

After spending most of my younger life, particularly my 20s, drunkenly barhopping and blissfully kissing my way through Manhattan, I thought I would easily be able to conceive a child when I was ready. Like a lot of women, I spent many of those years being terrified that it would be too easy to …

Pregnancy

What Your Personality Has to Do With Your Neighborhood

Extroverts are more likely to be drawn to a city's center, for example.<p>It’s a well-worn sociological truth that the neighborhoods in which we live can have a powerful effect on our lives. But how do our neighborhoods affect our overall happiness and well being? And what might they reflect about our …

Brain scans could better predict your future

<b>(CNN) —</b> Forget horoscopes or fortune tellers. There's a new way to tell your future, and it involves a much more reliable medium: human neuroscience.<p>A new study looks at over 70 scientific publications about brain scans such as functional magnetic resonance imaging or electroencephalography, …

The Brain

How to Buy Groceries: Supermarket Shopping 101

We take you from the front door to the checkout aisle of the typical supermarket to help you buy (and not buy) food the right way<p><i>This is the second part of a two-part series on how to get the most of your supermarket-shopping experience. Part One discussed how supermarkets try to get you to spend</i> …

Personal Finance

Email templates for 27 of your toughest work tasks

Communication is hard work. A 2012 survey by McKinsey found that highly skilled desk workers spent an average of 28% of their work weeks dealing with …

31 Tiny House Hacks To Maximize Your Space

Just because your house is small doesn't mean you can't live large.

Why You Shouldn't Neglect Your Hallway

Do the hallways in your home call for their own identities? Scroll down for visual inspiration.<p><b>Are you for bold or neutral hallways? Tell us below!</b>

Homemade Rolls for Novice Bakers

<i>Need a holiday hand? We've got you covered with two straight weeks of Holiday Survival Recipes -- the ones you can rely on to keep your guests (and you) feeling festive.</i><p><i>Today: Homemade Rolls for Novice Bakers</i><p>Just imagine it: your family is home for the holidays -- grown children, perhaps, or …

How global warming affected extreme weather events in 2013 – interactive

From Australia’s off-the-charts heat wave to Colorado’s biblical deluge, Europe’s scorching summer, and Britain’s miserable spring, nine events were caused at least in part by climate change, scientists conclude in a report in the Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society on Monday. Overseen …

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The 100-Year Storm

Wildlife & Wild Places<p><i>Gregg Treinish and his team at Adventurers and Scientists for Conservation bring us stories from around the world about adventuring with purpose. Here, ASC volunteer Morgan Cardiff shows us the wonders and challenges of life on the American Prairie Reserve</i>, <i>where he collected</i> …

Icelandic Eruption Spews Record-Breaking Amounts of Lava, With No Signs of Slowing

A remote eruption in Iceland continues to send forth copious amounts of lava, monitored closely by the scientific community.<p>A tremendous gush of lava in Iceland that began six weeks ago shows no signs of slowing. The eruption, on a plain of old lava called Holuhraun in the Bárðarbunga volcanic …

8 Dead as Cyclone Hudhud Batters India's Eastern Coast

At least eight people died as Cyclone Hudhud battered India’s eastern coast over the weekend, moving inland Monday.<p>The cyclone made landfall Sunday …

Natural Disasters

Sydney weather: thunderstorms, heavy rain lash NSW

Weather

El Salvador Earthquake 2014: Magnitude-7.4 Temblor Strikes 66 Miles Off The Coast

A powerful earthquake hit late Monday off the Pacific coast of El Salvador, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.<p>The temblor was recorded about 66 miles south-southeast of the city of Usulutan with a preliminary magnitude of 7.4<p>An earlier report from the NWS Pacific Tsunami Warning Center …

RT @Andrew_Lark: @abcnews I can hear trees snapping under the weight of the snow. Nearly 1 foot has fallen and it's still coming down. http://t.co/ELFg2PAdaW

September heat puts 2014 on course to be one of hottest years on record

Regions of Antarctica were again among the most unusually warm on the planet, with anomalies approaching 10 degrees.<p>A large swathe of inland Western …

Global Warming

Deadly Typhoon Vongfong leaves Japan

Typhoon Vongfong has now left Japon, leaving two people dead, one missing and nearly 100 injured.<p>Hundreds of thousands of people were urged to leave their homes over the long Bank Holiday weekend because of the risk of mud slides and flooding with heavy rain, notably, in the Fukushima region, scene …

India tropical cyclone kills at least 24 and destroys thousands of homes

Rescuers clear trees and electrical poles from roads in eastern coastal areas, from where 400,000 people were evacuated<p>A tropical cyclone in eastern India has killed at least 24 people, and demolished tens of thousands of mud homes.<p>In Japan, a tropical storm has killed at least one person and …

Nepal snowstorms trap trekkers as death toll rises

More than 20 people on Annapurna expedition feared to be suffering from frostbite and severe dehydration<p>Rescuers in Nepal are trying to reach more than 20 trekkers trapped below a high Himalayan pass by heavy snowfalls and avalanches as the death toll from the unfolding tragedy was reported to be …