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Hugh Hefner, Iconic Playboy, Dies at 91

The founder of the Playboy empire gave generations of men a robe-clad role model.<p>The 1992 documentary <i>Hugh Hefner: Once Upon a Time</i> was aptly titled. For generations of men, Hefner—who died September 27 at the age of 91, according to <i>Playboy</i>—lived a fairy-tale existence. As Kiss frontman <b>Gene Simmons</b> …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Patreon wants to be a one-stop social network for artists to reach fans

Patreon, the subscription-based funding platform that supports creators like Amanda Palmer and the Kinda Funny team, is getting a major update that includes live-streaming capabilities and a new visual design. Patreon co-founder Jack Conte says the features are intended to give creators more ways …

Hillary Clinton Talks Russia, Health Care, Future

Teen lost 19 family members in Syria chemical attack: 'I saw the explosion'

<b>Reyhanli, Turkey (CNN) —</b> Mazin Yusif, 13, sauntered around the hospital with the confidence of a regular, taking us from room to room, introducing the people in each ward.<p>He arrived here at the Reyhanli State Hospital 24 hours ago, one of around 30 Syrians rushed to this southern Turkish town near …

As U.S. Confronts Russia, Trump's Admiration Of Putin Is Consistent

President-elect Donald Trump is unabashedly praising Russian President Vladimir Putin, a day after outgoing President Obama issued tough sanctions against the country in response to alleged cyberattacks intended to influence the U.S. elections.<p>In a tweet Friday afternoon, Trump responded to Putin's …

18 Signs That Show We've Reached the Tipping Point

By Bruce Melton<p>Our planet's systems have a tremendous capacity to absorb punishment before they begin to show signs of degradation. Earth's ecology …

A Rare Comet Is Zooming Past Earth Right Now, And You Should Be Able to See It With Binoculars

Surprise!<p>Forget the New Year's Eve fireworks, NASA has announced that a comet currently zooming through the inner Solar System will be so bright over …

Seven deadly habits to drop in 2017

It’s that time of the season when we tend to take stock of the year that’s passed and determine what we want to change in the year ahead. But why go year-to-year? If you’d prefer to have not just a better year — but better decades — I suggest taking a good look in the mirror and making a New Year’s …

The First Thing You Should Have After Eating Too Much, According To Diet Experts

Everyone has those meals when once you’re done eating, you’re forced to unbutton your pants. It can be hard to control yourself around copious …

15 of the most beautiful public spaces in the world, according to urban designers

Cars clogged the streets of Borehamwood, England, an outlying suburb of London, for decades. But in the mid-1990s, the town added new pedestrian-only …

6 Recipes From Giada De Laurentiis You Need to Make on Game Day

Italian Food Network host Giada De Laurentiis may be famous for her chicken piccata and cioppino, but it's her game day cuisine that you need to try out. From a bacon-y artichoke dip to the tallest muffuletta sandwich you've ever seen, these recipes deserve a front row spot on the coffee table.<p><b>Get</b> …

The US Virgin Islands Will Give You Money to Visit in 2017

This is not a drill.<p>When daydreaming about your life next year, are you envisioning yourself lounging on a beach with the wind in your hair and some sort of fruity tropical drink right beside you? No? Well, YOU SHOULD. Because in 2017, the US Virgin Islands will pay you to take a vacation …

7 Email Problems, Solved

More people ask me about email management than about any other aspect of their online lives: whether it’s the challenge of coping with an overwhelming amount of email, or figuring out how email fits into the overall flow of our daily work, most people have some kind of email pain point. So I …

Why You Need to Manage Your Energy Not Your Time

Putting in longer hours will backfire - follow these four pillars of energy management to become more productive<p>You feel the pull from every angle. Your home life demands your time. Your work life demands your time. Managing time can feel like the right solution. But if you're mentally, physically, …

12 Things to Add to 2018 For a Healthier, Happier Year

In the New Year, there are some things you should cut back on to be healthier, but also so many things you should add in. The best part? They're so simple — and many of them cost absolutely nothing. Try adding more of each of these to your day-to-day in 2018 to make this year so much better than …

17 incredibly useful Google products and services you didn't know existed

Most of us have heard of Google's well-known and much-loved tools — Gmail, Google Earth, Google Maps, and many more. Those products and services are used by millions of people around the world every day.<p>What many people don't know, however, is that Google actually has a bunch of other features and …

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Trudeau says he and Trump hold different views on women

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has changed his public comments on U.S. politics to distance himself from Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, making it clear their views on women are incompatible.<p>At a news conference on Thursday, Mr. Trudeau initially relied on his usual talking points when …

What Happens When Millennials Grow Up?

We spoke to a bunch of experts about what life might look like for us when we're all middle-aged.<p><i>This post originally appeared on VICE UK.</i><p>We share apartments with people we don't know or with our parents, live hand-to-mouth, and subscribe to a culture of anxiety. We struggle with self esteem and …

Adele tells Jamie Oliver to go f–k himself

“Hello” singer Adele lashed out at people like Jamie Oliver putting “pressure” on new mums to breastfeed.<p>The 27-year-old used her gig at London’s O2 …

What your brain activity can reveal about your attention span

<i>This article is published in collaboration with The Conversation.</i><p>During a 1959 television appearance, Jack Kerouac was asked how long it took him to …

How to Grow Your Business With Virtual Assistants (Infographic)

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Once an entrepreneur has successfully navigated the first few months of his or her startup phase, the focus typically shifts to a larger but more exciting challenge: “How do I grow my business?”<p>In various ways, business development …

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13 signs the fourth industrial revolution is almost here

The pace and scale of technological change is so frenetic that some predict we are entering a fourth industrial revolution, powered by artificial …

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