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Beware the Trump brain rot: The cognitive effects of this administration’s actions could be disastrous

<b>(Reuters/Carlo Allegri)</b><p>Democracy isn’t all that’s at risk under Trump’s agenda. There’s a 5-point attack happening on our nation’s minds<p>February 25, 2017 2:00pm (UTC)<p>Thirty years ago one of the most famous public service announcement ad campaigns was launched. “This Is Your Brain on Drugs” featured …

Mariah Carey NYE Performance: Rep Blames Technical Issues

Even the best singers have bad days. In the case of “Butterfly” songstress Mariah Carey, her day took a turn for the bad in front of thousands of …

The Pacers trolled Mariah Carey by rolling out a hilarious 'Lip Sync Cam'

Mariah Carey’s New Year’s Eve lip-syncing debacle was a tough-to-watch-but-appropriate way to end 2016, and the Indiana Pacers are already capitalizing on the blunder.<p>During the Pacers’ game against the Magic on Sunday, fans at Bankers Life Fieldhouse were treated to a “Lip Sync Cam.”<p>And of course, …

The 17 Most Savage Reactions to Mariah Carey's Disastrous NYE Performance

"I'm choosing to believe Mariah Carey's performance was an artistic reinterpretation of the 2016 Presidential election."<p>Last night, Mariah Carey gave 2016 the send-off it deserved through a truly, hilariously disastrous performance that, once seen, can never be forgotten. And, of course, the …

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Mariah Carey to Her NYE Performance Haters: ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

TBH though, her response was *perfect*.<p>Mariah Carey truly doesn't care if you thought her New Year's Eve performance was a disaster. After technical difficulties plagued the pop icon's performance on ABC's <i>Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest</i>, Twitter unleashed its wrath on the …

Dick Clark Productions Blasts Mariah Carey’s ‘Rockin’ Eve’ Sabotage Claim as ‘Absurd’

Dick Clark Productions has fired back at Mariah Carey, blasting the singer’s accusation that the production company was to blame for her performance …

Features | The Greatest Guitar Riffs In The World (Better Than Sweet Child O'Mine)

Profoundly depressed by a new poll which supposedly “reveals” the nation’s taste in rock riffs, Joel McIver – who is such a guitar geek that he wrote …

Under 3 weeks left: Obama in closing stretch of presidency

WASHINGTON (AP) — His last vacation behind him, President Barack Obama is entering the closing stretch of his presidency, an eleventh-hour push to …

Myanmar to investigate video of police beating Rohingya villagers

State newspaper says police were acting on a tipoff that militants from the Muslim minority were being sheltered in the village<p>Myanmar is to investigate police officers who were filmed beating Rohingya villagers, an unusual admission that security forces may have carried out abuses against the …

Year in Review: The Biggest Stories of 2016

As 2016 comes to an end, it’s time to look back at the stories and news that defined the past year. There is much to cover, but at a high level these are the issues and events that stand out to us: Donald Trump became President-elect after a hard fought and vitriolic campaign that ended with his …

Daily Edition Top 10 (Week of December 26, 2016)

Tensions flared this week between the U.S. and Russia and the U.S. and Israel.<p>President Barack Obama ordered 35 suspected Russian spies to leave the U.S. and imposed sanctions on Russian intelligence agencies over their intrusion into the presidential election. Russian President Vladimir Putin …

Actress Debbie Reynolds dies at 84

Debbie Reynolds, Mother of Carrie Fisher and Spirited Star of 'Singin’ in the Rain,' Dies at 84 (Report) http://thr.cm/R3wJlj …

Stars pay tribute to Debbie Reynolds

So heartsick. Debbie went to be with Carrie. It's such a devastating 1,2 punch. She was my "mom" for years & I loved her dearly.A legend.<p>429 replies …

'Howard Stern Show' personality Joey Boots dies at 49

<b>(CNN) —</b> Radio personality Joey Boots, a frequent contributor to "The Howard Stern Show" who was best known for the catchphrase "Baba Booey," died Friday night in his Bronx home, according to the New York Police Department.<p>Boots, 49, whose real name was Joseph Bassolino, was found unconscious and …

George Michael: Pop superstar dies at 53

<b>Singer George Michael has died at his home at the age of 53.</b><p>The star, who launched his career with Wham! in the 1980s and had huge success as a solo performer, "passed away peacefully" on Christmas Day in Goring, Oxfordshire, his publicist said.<p>His manager, Michael Lippman, said he had died of …

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Pop superstar George Michael dies aged 53

Singer who first made his name as half of pop group Wham! before going on to solo success died peacefully at home<p>Andrew Ridgeley and Sir Elton John have led tributes to pop superstar George Michael, who has died at his home in Oxfordshire aged 53.<p>Michael’s former Wham! bandmate wrote on Twitter …

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Berlin market attack suspect killed in shootout in Italy

BERLIN/MILAN, Dec 23 (Reuters) - A man believed to be the suspect in the Berlin Christmas market truck attack was killed in a shoot-out in a suburb of the northern Italian city of Milan on Friday, a security source told Reuters.<p>Italy's interior minister was to hold a news conference at 10.45 a.m. …

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Saddam Hussein's daughter praises Donald Trump in first interview since father's execution

Raghad Saddam Hussein, daughter of former Iraq president Saddam Hussein, gave CNN her first interview since her father's execution on Wednesday, and expressed her opinion on U.S. President-elect Donald Trump.<p>The daughter of the former dictator hadn't given an interview since her father was murdered …

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Man's penis-themed Christmas lights spark awkward police confrontation

LONDON — There's getting creative with your Christmas lights, and then there's... well, this.<p>On Monday, a British man was arrested on suspicion of a …

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Nokia and Apple sign business agreement to finally bring an end to their lengthly legal battles

Nokia and Apple have put their legal troubles aside by signing a business agreement for a multi-year patent license.<p>Under the agreement, Nokia will …

Uber stops San Francisco self-driving pilot as DMV revoked registrations

Uber has confirmed that it will stop its self-driving pilot in San Francisco, following a meeting today with the California DMV and Attorney General’s office. The DMV revoked the registration on 16 self-driving test vehicles Uber was using in its pilot.<p>The DMV tells TechCrunch that it invited Uber …

North Carolina legislature fails to repeal 'bathroom bill'

<b>Raleigh, North Carolina (CNN) —</b> North Carolina legislators failed to repeal the state's "bathroom bill" on Wednesday during a special session called for that purpose.<p>People in the gallery chanted "shame" as the gavel came down about 7:30 p.m. and lawmakers headed home. They'll meet again January 11 …

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Trump: US must 'greatly strengthen' nuclear capability

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump on Thursday abruptly called for the United States to "greatly strengthen and expand its nuclear …

Pennsylvania court rules gay man, 78, who 'adopted' his 68-year-old partner to avoid inheritance tax can dissolve adoption and MARRY him

A Pennsylvania court has ruled that a gay couple can have their 2012 adoption overturned so they could finally get married.<p>A three-judge Superior …

Apple cider vinegar helps blood sugar, body fat, studies say

Apple cider vinegar has been touted as a cure-all for decades. I've seen claims that it can do everything from halt hiccups to whiten teeth, and even banish dandruff.<p>Whether or not it's capable of all those things, there is some solid research to back up apple cider vinegar as a healthy elixir, as …

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Why time management is ruining our lives | Oliver Burkeman

All of our efforts to be more productive backfire – and only make us feel even busier and more stressed<p>The eternal human struggle to live meaningfully in the face of inevitable death entered its newest phase one Monday in the summer of 2007, when employees of Google gathered to hear a talk by a …

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