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I’m Not Sure What’s Going On, but I Think Actress Mindy Kaling and Sen. Cory Booker Are Going on a Date?

I’m really confused right now, but I’m just going with it and writing this piece anyway. As it turns out, actress Mindy Kaling and Sen. Cory Booker …

Sean Spicer Reacts To Melissa McCarthy's Saturday Night Live Takedown

Pictured: McCarthy takes on Sean Spicer.<p>If you ask us, the weekend's <i>real</i> MVP was Melissa McCarthy. Thanks to a wad of gum and some aggressive podium …

Sean Spicer

'My friends died,' heckler shouts. 'So did my son,' Joe Biden shoots back

It was a retort perhaps only one American politician could have produced, and one that silenced the room.<p>Faced with a determined heckler during a campaign rally for Hillary Clinton, Joe Biden reached for a very personal response in Cleveland on Thursday.<p>“My friends died, my American friends,” the …

Middle East

Brave Hero Dangerously Sunbathes Her Butt In Defiance of Local Petition

Meet an inspiring woman who hoists her butt and legs dangerously outside her second-floor window “every sunny day” in Novosibirsk, Russia, from 10am …

Why the Supreme Court's decision on affirmative action in college admissions was so surprising

The decision came as a surprise to many following the case.<p>The case, Fisher v. University of Texas at Austin (UT), involves a woman named Abigail Fisher who argued she was unfairly rejected from the university because she is white.<p>The university's policy automatically accepts students in the top …

Anthony Bourdain and President Obama Had a $6 Dinner (and Beers) in Vietnam

Guess who paid the bill?<p>As part of President Obama's ongoing Running Out of F*cks to Give tour—which took him to Cuba in March—the commander in chief is presently in Vietnam, lifting a decades-long U.S. arms ban on the country and, in between big diplomatic moments, dining with Anthony Bourdain.<p>The …

Vietnam

Cute and Colorful Sweets Series

Tamaiya is passionate baker who regularly unveils his creations on her Instagram account, where all is about taste and colors. Cookies and cakes look …

Selfie Fans Regularly Overestimate How Attractive They Are, Scientists Find

We were all thinking it...<p>If you’re a fan of filling up your Instagram and Snapchat feeds with selfies, you might want to reconsider - a new study …

Bright Light at Night Time Can Seriously Mess With Your Metabolism, Study Finds

*Puts phone down*<p>New research has revealed that exposure to bright, blue-tinged light - similar to the kind emitted by your smartphone - can affect …

This woman, a self-described cyborg, can sense every earthquake in real time

Moon Ribas might just be the most normal looking cyborg you’ll meet. Unlike the contingent of extreme biohackers or “grinders,” the 30-year old Spanish avant-garde artist’s superpower—or self-imposed aberration—is not immediately obvious. Ribas has a tiny magnet near the crook of her elbow that …

10 stereotypes about us Eastern European women that need to die

1. We will do anything to emigrate.<p>If you think that we’re all about to jump in a box and get shipped from Hungary to New York for a chance at a …

Bernanke: U.S. should have prosecuted individuals after collapse

Former Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke knows Americans have not forgiven him for the Wall Street bailout that saw greed in financial company executive suites go unpunished while regular people lost their homes, jobs and nest eggs in the financial crisis of 2008.<p>"I can understand why they are …

Economy

The most powerful militaries on earth ranked from 20 to 1

The US aircraft carrier fleet easily outstrips everybody else. Source: AP/Press Association Images<p>The deadly chemical used in a suspected gas attack …

Health: Some Medical Facts You Probably Dont Know - Health - Nigeria

<b>Explorers</b>:<br>1. Avoiding Lawsuits Instead of Providing Health Care.<p><b>Explorers</b>:<br>9. On any given day, sexual intercourse takes place over 120 million times …

The hijacking of the House of Representatives

Less than a year ago, Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-Bakersfield) and his fellow House Republicans were triumphant. In November 2014, they elected more conservatives to Congress than any time since the 1920s. In the same election, the GOP won the Senate, giving the party control of both houses for the …

Syria conflict: Putin defends Russia's air strikes

<b>President Vladimir Putin has defended Russia's military operations in Syria, saying the aim is to "stabilise the legitimate authority" of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.</b><p>Russia wants to "create conditions for a political compromise" in Syria, he told Russian state TV.<p>On Monday the EU's foreign …