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Milky Chance - Flashed Junk Mind (Two Friends Remix)

Urban Cone ft. Tove Lo - Come Back To Me (filous Remix)

Eric Church: The Music That Made Me

1. <b>"To Beat the Devil," Kris Kristofferson,</b> 1970<p>This song saved my life, pretty much. Kept me in Nashville when I wanted to quit. I was broke. I'd …

Music

Films to fuel your wanderlust this year

Finding oneself while traveling: it's a classic literary theme from <i>Siddhartha</i> to <i>On The Road</i>, and a somewhat overused trope in contemporary page-turners-turned-blockbusters.<p>But the process comes full circle when film adaptations inspire further adventure. Books such as <i>Into the Wild</i>, <i>Lord of the …

Classic Pictures From the Oscars

Nutrition Panel: Egg With Coffee Is A-OK, But Skip The Side Of Bacon

If you like a cup of coffee and an egg in the morning, you've got the green light.<p>A panel of top nutrition experts appointed by the federal government has weighed in with its long-awaited diet advice.<p>Their conclusions are that daily cup of joe (or two) may help protect against Type 2 diabetes and …

How people Photoshopped before Photoshop

Photoshop before Photoshop<p>100 years of manipulating images without computers<p>1856-57<p>c. 1855<p>1857<p>Almost as soon as the science of photography was …

Photo Manipulation

Israel’s largest-ever cache of medieval gold coins found by amateur divers

<i>This is the third of a nine-part print and online series looking at the science of sleep and the vital role of sleep in maintaining overall health.</i><p>Like millions of Canadian mothers, Dawn Trudeau's sleep troubles began when her daughter was born.<p>"You're getting up at all hours for feedings and …

Meet a newly discovered aquatic species, the ruby seadragon

Seadragons are fantastically adorned creatures. With bodies similar to seahorses, they have wild appendages that look like ocean vegetation and, indeed, serve to camouflage the colorful creatures amid the kelp and seawood formations they live in off the coast of south and east Australia.<p>Until very …

Zoology

Superbug linked to 2 deaths at UCLA hospital; 179 potentially exposed

Nearly 180 patients at UCLA's Ronald Reagan Medical Center may have been exposed to potentially deadly bacteria from contaminated medical scopes, and two deaths have already been linked to the outbreak.<p>Update: FDA issues warning on contaminated medical scopes<p>The Times has learned that the two …

Snow pile at Maine airport almost at FAA height limit

White House denies U.S. scheduled to meet with Taliban on peace deal

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House denied reports that U.S. officials planned to meet with the Taliban on Thursday, a spokeswoman said.<p>The South Lawn of the White House is pictured in Washington January 26, 2015. REUTERS/Gary Cameron<p>“The United States currently has no meetings with the Taliban …

In Frozen Maine, Portland's Snow Dump Is Reaching FAA Height Limits

The city's primary snow dump is so tall it could run afoul of Federal Aviation Administration safety guidelines.<p>What's another 8 to 10 inches of snowfall for a city that's already removed 1 million cubic yards of snow?<p>Portland, Maine, has bested all its recent records for snow this winter. The city …

China expands islands on disputed reefs in South China Sea

New satellite images show China has rapidly expanded several artificial islands it is building atop disputed reefs in the South China Sea, raising fresh concerns across the region and in Washington about Beijing's intentions.<p>Dredging and sand reclamation over the last year at Hughes Reef, a shoal …

'Superbug' outbreak raises questions about medical scope

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A "superbug" outbreak suspected in the deaths of two Los Angeles hospital patients is raising disturbing questions about the …

China's corruption probe bares its teeth

<b>Every Chinese republican regime and imperial dynasty has inveighed against corruption.</b><p>The impact has invariably been limited, with campaigns against graft scraping only the surface and being abandoned after a short period when a few big fish have been held up to public scrutiny and the immediate …

MLB to implement pace-of-play rule changes in 2015, per report

Major League Baseball is expected to announce a few rule changes on Friday for 2015, aimed at increasing the pace of play and reducing game times in the sport. The changes, which will presumably be implemented beginning opening day 2015, were reported by Ken Rosenthal and Jon Morosi of Fox Sports …

Pain Really Is All In Your Head. Emotion Controls Intensity

When you whack yourself with a hammer, it feels like the pain is in your thumb. But really it's in your brain.<p>That's because our perception of pain is shaped by brain circuits that are constantly filtering the information coming from our sensory nerves, says David Linden, a professor of …