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R. Kelly's Team Responds to Time's Up's #MuteRKelly Campaign

Time's Up is officially calling out those supporting R. Kelly.<p>On Monday, the Women of Color of Time’s Up -- a subcommittee of the larger group …

R. Kelly

It’s Not 2007, and Junk Bonds Can Still Be Dancing

This year's Milken Institute conference, a Davos-like gathering of the world’s most eminent financial minds but in the sunny climes of Beverly Hills, …

CoinMarketCap releases its first mobile app for tracking cryptocurrency prices

CoinMarketCap seemed to appear out of nowhere last year during the rise of bitcoin and cryptocurrencies, establishing itself as the de facto source for tracking the rise and fall of valuations.<p>That’s brought incredible amounts of traffic and attention. Alexa ranks it as the world’s 174 most popular …

The Coolest Neighborhoods in European Cities Tourists Don't Know About

Don’t get us wrong, there’s no harm in ticking off postcard sights from your Europe trip bucket list. But in any city you visit, you’re going to have …

Lady Gaga's Swimsuits Blow That Meat Dress Out of the Water — They're Really That Outrageous

Lady Gaga does not share swimsuit shots often. But when she does, they tend to become a series. She posts every single angle, and usually, when she spins around, a thong bottom is revealed. Every girl's got her go-to cut, and Lady Gaga's just happens to be a touch scandalous. But the singer has …

5 Detox Foods Celebrities Swear By To Speed Up Their Metabolism In The Morning

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day — for mere mortals and celebrities. It’s also an opportunity to start your day off in the most …

Calif. Democrat Cristina Garcia, prominent voice in #MeToo, on leave after groping complaint

California Assemblywoman Cristina Garcia, a prominent voice in the #MeToo movement against sexual harassment, announced Friday she is "voluntarily taking an immediate unpaid leave" of absence, a day after allegations of sexual misconduct surfaced against her.<p><i>Politico</i> reported Thursday that two men …

HQ Trivia ditches $20 minimum balance for cashing out your winnings

If you’re an avid HQ Trivia player, we’ve got some news for you that’s sure to be exciting.<p>HQ has announced that it’s axing the $20 minimum required …

Want to Land One of the Best Jobs of 2018? Here Are 3 Smart Tips

It takes more than a degree and experience to land the best jobs.<p>Glassdoor just released its annual report of the 50 Best Jobs in America for 2018. Data scientist and DevOps engineer took the top two spots. But if you don't have the degree or experience for either of these, fear not! There are …

A Look Inside the Marriage of Jeff and Mackenzie Bezos, the Richest Couple in History Who Own More Land Than Almost Anyone Else in America

They have a long history.<p>Jeff Bezos wasn’t alone when he made his cross-county road trip to Seattle in 1994. And he wasn’t alone when he founded …

Darryl Strawberry Says He Used to Have Sex Between Innings During Games (Video)

Baseball great says some of his teammates “covered for me. They were pretty cool”<p>Batter up?<p>New York Mets veteran Darryl Strawberry opened up about …

10+ Facts Scientists Have Learned About The Health Effects of Marijuana

Happy 4/20.<p>In 2017, some Americans could buy legal marijuana almost as easily as they could order a pizza.<p>Pot shops outnumber Starbucks stores in …

Cannabis

Paychex CEO says tax overhaul should raise employee wages

Jim Cramer caught up with Paychex President and CEO Marty Mucci, who gave his company's take on the GOP tax plan.

Tea, juice, and vape companies add ‘blockchain’ to their names to profit on bitcoin mania

This morning, Long Island Iced Tea, a New York-based beverage maker, announced it was changing its name to Long Blockchain Corp. The company’s relation to cryptocurrency is dubious — it says it will “leverage the benefits of blockchain technology” — but it was quickly rewarded with a 200 percent …

5 ways to reignite the passion in a tired relationship

Passion comes and goes in every relationship. The key is not freaking out when you experience a dip — and knowing that you can reignite the proverbial spark that drew you to one another early on.<p>Read on for five simple strategies that can help you spice up a dull romance, backed by science and …

The electricity used to mine bitcoin this year is bigger than the annual usage of 159 countries

LONDON — The amount of energy used by computers "mining" bitcoin so far this year is greater than the annual usage of almost 160 countries, according to new research.<p>Research by energy tariff comparison service PowerCompare.co.uk shows that the amount of energy expended mining bitcoin globally has …

Scientists Have Built a 'Hallucination Machine' For a Drug-Free Brain Trip

Is this real life?<p>Using some deep Google AI trickery and a virtual reality headset, scientists have built a device they're calling the Hallucination …

Consciousness

Chefs and Servers Reveal the 15 Things They'd Never Order at a Restaurant

Sometimes seeing how the sausage gets made makes you want to avoid the sausage.<p>In a recent AskReddit thread, a user posed the question, "Chefs and …

The Trick for Finding the Perfect Bra Every Time

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Customers

10 Surprising Places to Get Cheap Home Goods, According to Interior Design Experts

Not including IKEA or Target.<p>Sick of your IKEA bookcase and Target sheets, but don’t quite have the budget to splurge on more expensive furnishings? …

In a Career Funk? Ask Yourself These 5 Questions.

Inspire yourself to make a change or re-ignite your drive to push your business forward.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We all reach a point in our careers when we need to step back and take stock of where we are, where we've been and what's next.<p>One of my favorite …

The forgotten mothers and babies of Zika

<b>(CNN) —</b> Barely more than children themselves when they give birth, many of the forgotten mothers of Zika-striken babies in the Brazilian state of Alagoas are shiny-new teenagers, just learning to navigate their developing bodies.<p>Traversing the challenges of motherhood at that age is tricky at best; …

Brazil

A Pill to Make Exercise Obsolete

What if a drug could give you all the benefits of a workout?<p>It was late summer, and the gray towers of the Salk Institute, in San Diego, shaded seamlessly into ocean fog. The austere, marble-paved central courtyard was silent and deserted. The south lawn, a peaceful retreat often used for Tai Chi …

The 30 Most Influential Teens of 2017

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The Unforgiving Math That Stops Epidemics

If you didn't get a flu shot, you are endangering more than just your own health. Calculations of herd immunity against common diseases don't make …

Inside Hillary Clinton’s Secret Takeover of the DNC

When I was asked to run the Democratic Party after the Russians hacked our emails, I stumbled onto a shocking truth about the Clinton campaign.<p>Before I called Bernie Sanders, I lit a candle in my living room and put on some gospel music. I wanted to center myself for what I knew would be an …

Hillary Clinton

The World According to Jeff Goldblum

Jeff Goldblum lives the life we all want to live when we’re 65 and impossibly handsome. And a clotheshorse. And a massive flirt. Meet your delightfully weird (and weirdly delightful) new hero.<p><b>Five decades of</b> Hollywood glory have given us a pretty good idea of who Jeff Goldblum is on-screen. The …

J-Rod! Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez on Love, Beauty, and Redemption

Despite the surreal fame—and baggage—carried by Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez, their relationship makes perfect sense. Both started from modest backgrounds, hit the big time fast, and had to battle their own demons to survive. The new couple discuss everything from their nerve-racking first …

The disease that could change how we drink coffee

For years, researchers in Colombia have been engaged in a little-known battle against a disease that could disrupt coffee drinking everywhere.<p><i>This story is featured in BBC Future’s “Best of 2017” collection. Discover more of our picks.</i><p>If you landed in Bogota in the 1960s, one of the first things …

Sri Lanka

15 maps that will change the way you see the world

Telegraph Travel has mapped the world in many ways – here are some of the most eye-opening.<p>1. Life expectancy<p>This map shows the world according to life expectancy. The results are depressingly unsurprising. Africa is the only continent that contains nations where the average life expectancy is …

Geography