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Google Translate for iOS gains offline mode and Word Lens visual translation for Chinese

Google Translate is getting a bevy of new features today that will make translating on mobile easier. While Android gets a new feature that will get rid of the need to manually copy and paste into the Translate app, iOS finally gets an offline mode. Additionally, the Word Lens instant visual …

D.C. Metro To Shut Down All Day Wednesday For 'Emergency Investigation'

Starting at midnight Tuesday, the D.C. Metro rail system will shut down for 29 hours while authorities investigate potential dangers related to a cable fire on Monday, Metro's General Manager Paul Wiedefeld said at a news conference Tuesday.<p>Referring to trouble early Monday that caused delays on …

Trains

Canadian high school student in custody after eight people stabbed

Six students and two staff members had minor injuries after female student allegedly brandished kitchen knives down Dunbarton high school hallways<p>A female high school student has been taken into custody after eight people were stabbed at a high school east of Toronto, police said. All the injuries …

Crime

Kanye West's Rules for Models in Yeezy Season 3 Were Intense

Pinterest<p>While reality shows and reality star models have officially gotten through the message that, yes, modeling can be <i>work</i>, we're sure a lot of industry members have never worked quite as hard as the group that posed for Kanye West's Yeezy Season 3 yesterday. Really, has Kanye's sister-in-law …

Kanye West

APNewsBreak: Elon Musk, actress wife split again

LOS ANGELES (AP) — When Elon Musk split up with wife, Talulah Riley, for the first time, he told the whole world.<p>"It was an amazing four years. I will love you forever," the entrepreneur Tweeted to the British actress in January 2012. "You will make someone very happy one day."<p>Eighteen months …

Elon Musk

General Motors spends $3.9B to redeem preferred stock

DETROIT (AP) — General Motors Co. says it has completed the planned $3.9 billion purchase of 156.1 million shares of preferred stock.<p>The Detroit-based automaker sold cheaper debt to pay for the purchase. GM spokesman Tom Henderson said Wednesday that the deal improves the company's cost …

US condemns Ukaine breakaway election as a "sham"

White House says it will not recognise poll held by pro-Russion rebels, which annointed Alexander Zakharchenko as prime minister<p>The United States branded as a "sham" elections held by pro-Russian separatist rebels in eastern Ukraine over the weekend, saying they were illegal and illegitimate.<p>The …

Russia

Terrific Toddler Snacks

Worried that your picky eater isn't getting enough fruits, veggies, or whole grains? Consider these between-meal bites to help fill in the gaps. Parents tested them with 1- to 3-year-olds, who happily munched along!<p>Organic whole grains, dried and pureed bananas, and raisin bits are packed in a mini …

6 Desserts You Can Grill

<i>Get the recipe at Scarletta Bakes.</i><p><b>Grilled Berry Dessert Pizza</b><br>What's better than berries and chocolate? Berries and chocolate (and marshmallow fluff!) drizzled on a grilled pizza. You can adjust the ratio of crust to chocolate to marshmallow to suit your taste.<p><i>Get the recipe at Just a Sliver.</i><p><b>Grilled</b> …

Dessert

7 Types of Squats You Should Be Doing

7 Squat Variations You NEED to Try<p>Your go-to butt exercise could use an upgrade<p>Squats are like the LBD of your workout—they’re the perfect staple and they make your body look pretty amazing. But just like your wardrobe, your fitness routine could use some variety. For an upgrade with major results, …

The 5 Phases of How to Quit Sugar for Good

<b>PHASE 2: Quit Sugary Junk Foods</b><br>Cakes, cookies, candy bars—give 'em the heave-ho. Also press pause on secretly sugary fare such as granola bars. When you can, opt for fresh food over processed snacks—nearly 80 percent of the latter contains loads of added sugar. First, ID the foods you have the …

Running for Weight Loss

<b>Week One</b><p><b>Monday</b><br>Run 30 minutes.<br>Walk 5.<br>Stretch.<p><b>Tuesday</b> <br>"Tone Zone" Strength Training Program.<br>Stretch.<p><b>Wednesday</b><br>Run 30 minutes.<br>Walk 5.<br>Stretch<p><b>Thursday</b> <br>"Rock Solid Abs" Strength Training Program.<br>Stretch.<p><b>Friday</b><br>Run 30 minutes.<br>Walk 5 minutes.<br>Stretch.<p><b>Saturday</b><br>Rest Day<p><b>Sunday</b><br>Run 30 minutes.<br>Walk 5 minutes.<br>Stretch.<p>…

Running Music: Playlists to Help You Pick Up the Pace

Freshen up your running playlist with these fast-paced songs<p>iStockphoto/Thinkstock<p>Thirty-five percent of WH readers told us in an online poll that when exercising outdoors, they always listen to music—and that their tunes are as essential as their sneaks and sports bra.<p>Need to freshen up your …

Treadmill Workouts

<b>Random Pickup</b> Tom Holland, a triathlete and physiologist in Darien, Connecticut, suggests watching a 30-minute TV program, like the nightly news. Increase your speed so that you're running hard (about 80 percent of your maximum) during the commercials. When Katie Couric returns, slow your pace to …

101 Greatest Running Tips

It can be tough to stay motivated—especially when you're tired or the weather sucks. But we've got 101 reasons why you can't quit—from our friends at Runner's World<p>"Stop fighting it!" That's what a fellow marathoner yelled at me years ago in the middle of a very windy out-and-back marathon. "Don't …

25 Cute And Funny Print Ads Starring Animals

We know that you, our readers, love animals (especially pandas), but so do these advertisers – these companies and organizations have mastered the …

Pets

40 Breathtaking Places to See Before You Die

Our world is filled with indescribable beauty, both man-made and natural, and it’s hard to say whether a single lifetime would truly be enough to …

The Stunning Tree Tunnel You Saw On ‘Game Of Thrones’ is REAL And Can Be Found In Northern Ireland

When we created a post about magical tree tunnels back in April, there was one that we found especially enchanting – the Dark Hedges along Bregagh …