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One million people in Oakland celebrate NBA champion Warriors

OAKLAND, Calif. (Reuters) - A crowd estimated at 1 million people in Oakland celebrated the NBA champion Golden State Warriors at a parade and rally on Friday, where league MVP Stephen Curry remarked on how things have changed since he went unrecognized in the city.<p>Jun 19, 2015; Oakland, CA, USA; A …

Basketball

Marshawn Lynch takes part in Warriors' championship parade

Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch took part in his hometown celebration Friday and joined in the parade for the NBA champion Golden State …

White police officer pulls gun on black teenagers at Texas pool party

The officer has been suspended after behaviour which included manhandling a 14-year-old girl in a bikini to the floor and kneeling on her back for several minutes<p><b>Warning: this video contains content some viewers may find disturbing</b><p>A white police officer in the <b>US</b> state of Texas has been suspended</b> …

Husband Writes Wife A Letter Complaining About Love Life Her Response Is Gold

Happiness

Meet The Startup That's Making Shoes Smarter

The world of apparel is moving in two new directions. More of the clothes we wear are destined to be better customized for our bodies thanks to the ubiquity of smartphones that can double up as scanners. (No tailors required.) They’re also becoming smarter, with startups and researchers looking at …

Don't Let Depression Destroy Your Relationship

It’s estimated that over 14 million Americans have some form of major depressive disorder. But what this number leaves out is the many more millions …

IT HAPPENED TO ME: I Went on a Date to a Sex Dungeon

This isn’t <i>Fifty Shades of Grey</i>. There’s no rich, cold-hearted Romeo with a high tech modern apartment with a hidden room of toys. There’s no naïve ingénue. There are no beautiful bodies.<p>At 38, a perpetual single girl on the dating scene, I’d seen a lot. Or so I thought. Then I met Michael, and …

Husband, 63, hacks his wife to death in Taiwan after she made fun of him not being able to get an erection

• <b>Chang Yi-hisn, who suffers from erectile dysfunction, faces life in jail</b>• <b><br>In botched suicide attempt he tried to flatten himself under a garage</b> …

Nike and Louis Vuitton Top Fashion's 10 Most Valuable Brands in 2015

Forbes has released its rankings for the world’s most valuable brands in 2015. Covering everything<p><i>Forbes</i> has released its rankings for the world’s …

10 Essential BBQ Sauce Recipes for Summer

<i>Header image: CHOW</i>With the official start of grill season - easily our favorite season - it’s FINALLY time for some good ole fashioned barbecue. And …

Barbecue Recipes

8 Non-Dairy Alternatives You Can Drink Instead Of Almond Milk

Almond milk is America's favorite plant-based milk. It's a $738 million business, far outselling soy as a non-dairy milk alternative. But it requires 23 gallons of water to produce just a single ounce of the tiny nuts, a concern that's been raised as California, where much of the almonds in the …

Nutrition

Clean & green! 5 healthy juice recipes you can make in a blender

To start (or finish) your day with a healthy juice, you might think you need to invest in an expensive juice extractor.<p>But a much more common kitchen appliance — the blender — is all you need to make these five juices from "The Ultimate Book of Modern Juicing," by Mimi Kirk, a raw food expert who, …

Summer Movie Guide: 18 Films We Can’t Wait to See

If CGI and shoot-em-up's aren’t your bag, you probably dread summer at the movies. But this year, even a surfeit of brash and expensive blockbusters can't crowd out the slate of bold and surprisingly fun summer offerings. From two <b>Cara Delevingne</b> star vehicles to <b>Meryl Streep</b> playing an eighties …

Hackers are stealing money through the Starbucks app (update)

If you use the Starbucks app with a linked credit card to pay for java with your phone, now would be a good time to change your account password. The Seattle-based coffee company confirmed Wednesday that some of its customers had funds withdrawn from the credit card linked to the app without their …

Apple wants to stop RadioShack from selling your data

When RadioShack went bankrupt, it put shoppers' data up for sale alongside its brand name and stores. Well, Apple isn't happy with that data scattering to the four winds -- it's joining AT&T and other objectors by filing a motion to block attempts to sell customers' information. The Cupertino crew …

US oil production 'important' amid clean energy transition: Obama

Obama's administration gave the petroleum giant a green light three days ago to explore the Chukchi Sea near Alaska -- as long as the Anglo-Dutch firm has the correct permits from the agencies that regulate the environment and marine mammal health.<p>Environmental groups oppose the drilling due to the …

Oil & Gas Industry

Lawsuits put heat on Wells Fargo, but investors barely notice

It's no secret that<p>Wells Fargo& Co.branches create a high-pressure sales environment for employees — one in which the threat of being fired weighs heavily on front-line bankers given quotas for new accounts, cards and credit lines.<p>Indeed, Wells Fargo executives are candid about the demands they …

How to Make the Juiciest Pan-Roasted Pork Chops

After you master our method for brined and pan-roasted chops, prepare to say goodbye to those dry, flavorless things you used to call pork chops.<p>A juicy, pan-roasted chop basted in aromatic brown butter? This is the kind of weeknight-friendly comfort food recipe you’ll want to have on hand." Start …

5 Chic Spring Shoes to Take Your Mind Off Those Winter Boots

Give the hefty winter boot a break!

Dropbox makes it easy to upload files on iOS 8

It's a lot easier uploading files to Dropbox now, assuming you use an iPhone or an iPad loaded with iOS 8. This latest update adds an action extension to apps like Photos and Notes, letting you upload files directly instead of having to (ugh) fire up the cloud service first, navigate to "Add Files" …