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13 ways to stop drinking soda for good

You know soda's not exactly good for you—but at the same time, it can be hard to resist. Its sweet taste, pleasant fizz, and energizing jolt often seems like just what you need to wash down your dinner, get you through an afternoon slump, or quench your thirst at the movies.<p>But the more soda you …

Bobbi Kristina Brown Suffers 'Violent Seizures' After Being Taken Out of Coma

Bobbi Kristina Brown was taken out of a medically induced coma, but she did not have the response her family had been praying for.<p>“She was taken off …

Stop exploiting young workers

The "intern economy" is a crumbling monument to short-term thinking. The class-action lawsuit filed in 2010 against Fox Searchlight Pictures by former unpaid interns on the film "Black Swan" set off a wave of internship lawsuits that is likely to have lasting consequences for companies with …

On the Charts: Nicki Minaj Can't Displace Taylor Swift's Reign

<b>THE YEAR OF TAYLOR:</b> By any measure, Nicki Minaj is one of the world’s biggest pop stars — her last album opened at Number One, “Anaconda” has nearly …

Octavia Spencer wins lawsuit against weight-loss company

The Help actor granted almost $1m in settlement for soured endorsement deal, while Michael Keaton wins breach-of-contract lawsuit over directing debut, The Merry Gentleman

The Police Aren’t Under Attack. Institutionalized Racism Is.

John Minchillo—AP<p>Carlo Allegri—Reuters<p>John Taggart—EPA<p>Carlo Allegri—Reuters<p>Paul Martinka—Polaris<p>Seth Wenig—AP<p>Mark Lennihan—AP<p>Carlo …

Death of 12-Year-Old Shot By Cleveland Police Ruled a Homicide

An autopsy of the 12-year-old black child shot by Cleveland police last month after they saw him holding a toy pistol has been ruled a homicide, …

N.Y. cop not indicted in chokehold death

<b>New York (CNN)</b> -- Protesters poured onto the streets of New York late Wednesday, upset over a grand jury's decision not to indict a police officer in the death of Eric Garner.<p>They marched at the same time U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder announced that federal officials were moving ahead with a …

Feds Find Shocking, Systemic Brutality, Incompetence In Cleveland Police Department

WASHINGTON -- In recent years, Cleveland police officers have punched a 13-year-old boy who was in handcuffs for shoplifting and shot at an unarmed kidnapping victim who was wearing only his underwear, according to disturbing allegations released Thursday by the Justice Department. The agency's …

White policeman kills unarmed black man in Arizona

Officer shot father of three after mistaking pill box in his pocket for a gun in another incident of police using lethal force against an unarmed black man<p>A white police officer shot dead a black man in Arizona when he mistook some pills for a gun, authorities said Thursday, amid protests in New …

The 5 biggest myths about metabolism - CNN.com

When faced with unwanted weight, it's easy to place the blame on your metabolism.<p><b>(Life by DailyBurn)</b> -- A source of confusion for some and a scapegoat for extra weight around the midsection for others, metabolism has long been a topic of hot conversation. Without it, we would lack the energy to get …

Your Secrets Are Destroying Your Relationships

When you don't say what you really think, people can't know who you really are. Therefore, you'll never feel loved for who you really are.<p>Why do relationships deteriorate over time? What causes people to disconnect and drift apart? I'm not just talking about intimate relationships between married …

Relationships

Loretta Lynch’s new burden

Loretta Lynch already has her first crisis: managing a volatile civil rights investigation into police brutality that has the potential to entangle the Justice Department she has been tapped to run.<p>She hasn’t even faced her official attorney general nomination hearing, but she’s already overseeing …