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The base turns On Nikki Haley: They don’t want code words, they want to hear blunt racism

They’ve pretended to be reasonable to convey hard-right ideas for decades, but the base is sick of this strategy<p>Hardline conservatives should be celebrating the Republican response speech to the State of the Union, offered by Gov. Nikki Haley of South Carolina. The speech was a testament to how far …

$56 motion-detecting security camera streams HD video to your phone

Home surveillance cameras are great, but not if you can’t see the video they are capturing — so get one that offers HD resolution. The Crenova C100E …

20 Pictures Of Small Tips To Live A Satisfying Life

What does it mean to live a satisfying life? It means living a life in balance. It means making sure that your emotional, mental, physical, and …

Happiness

Affirmative Action Has Got Nothing on White Privilege

<i>(Image: COD Newsroom/Flickr)</i><p>Conversations about affirmative action underscore an ugly truth about America -- that a country founded as a racial apartheid continues to dance around issues of race. On Wednesday December 9th, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments in <i>Fisher v. University of Texas</i>, in …

Two firefighters die as Kansas City building collapses after blaze and rescue

Two Kansas City firefighters were killed and two injured when a burning building collapsed on Monday night, a fire official said.<p>Battalion Chief James Garrett told the Kansas City Star that crews were dispatched to a building on the north-east side of town around 7.30pm. Firefighters found the …

Kansas City

What’s in all that e-cig vapor?

Wander into a vape shop in the mall or online, and you can find a smorgasbord of flavors: cotton candy, vanilla custard, even Unicorn Milk or Katy Perry’s Cherry.<p>Flashy flavors have helped e-cigarettes, designed to vaporize a nicotine solution, grow into an industry with an estimated $3.5 billion …

Lila and Eve - Trailer 1

LILA AND EVE tells the story of Lila (Viola Davis), a mother who, in the aftermath of her son’s murder, meets Eve (Jennifer Lopez). When Lila hits …

Funny Cat Video: How a Cat Reacts After Discovering It’s Flying on a Plane’s Wing

Cats are famously afraid of water, so it’s always funny to see them reach when having to deal with water and washing incidents. But what about …

Pete Rose reportedly bet on games as a player with Cincinnati Reds

In the latest chapter of a nearly three-decade saga,<p>ESPN's "Outside the Lines" reported Monday that Pete Rose bet onCincinnati Redsgames while he was still a player for the team, directly contradicting previous statements Rose has made that he only placed bets as a manager.<p>Documents leaked in the …

How we burned Baltimore

<b>(CNN) —</b> We did it again, in another American city.<p>We set Baltimore on fire this time. We brutalized black bodies. We turned a funeral into a riot. We let things get out of hand. We looted. We threw stones at policemen. We threw stones at citizens. We created camera-ready chaos, and we replayed the …

Bullying does more long-term mental health harm than abuse, study says

The long-term effects of being bullied by other kids are worse than being abused by an adult, new research shows.<p>Among a large group of children in England, those who were bullied were 60% more likely to have mental health problems as adults than were those who suffered physical, emotional or …

Why do we get sleep in our eyes?

Our eyes fill up with gunk as we sleep, but what is it? As Jason G Goldman discovers, the stuff has a more important job than it seems.<p>The first thing I do when I wake up each morning is look at the long list of notifications that have silently accumulated on my phone as I slept. The second thing I …

Articles about 5 creative bedrooms loft living on Dwell.com - Dwell

These five architects show us how to get away from it all in style.<p>Kerrie Kelly, ASID, shares her takeaways from building a loft to add more square footage to her office space.<p>The modern bedroom is a personal place that reflects your style and offers respite at the end of the day.<p>A well-designed …

Justice Dept. could sue Ferguson for racial discrimination

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The Justice Department is preparing to bring a lawsuit against the Ferguson, Missouri, police department over a pattern of racially discriminatory tactics used by officers, if the police department does not agree to make changes on its own, sources tell CNN.<p>Attorney General Eric …

Obama vows to abide by immigration court order

<b>(CNN) —</b> A federal judge in Texas has temporarily blocked President Barack Obama's executive action on immigration, which has drawn opposition from 26 states across the nation.<p>United States District Judge Andrew Hanen ruled late Monday night to block executive actions Obama took late last year to …

Japan: 'We will never, never forgive' ISIS for apparent beheading

<b>(CNN) —</b> He ventured to Syria to tell the stories of lives torn apart by war.<p>But in doing so, Japanese journalist Kenji Goto suffered his own gruesome fate -- apparently becoming the latest foreigner to be decapitated by ISIS.<p>A newly distributed video from ISIS appears to show the beheaded body of …

United Nations

The simple way to get a good seat on a plane without paying extra

Just because it looks hopeless doesn’t mean you should give up hope for scoring a seat up front. Even if it looks like you’ve got a snowball’s chance in hell.<p>In fact, even in the bleakest of airplane rides, when the economy cabin looks close to filling up and the only three choices are middle seats …

Hacking

Treadmill Desks Aren’t Just Healthier, They’ll Also Boost Your Work Performance

Actual walking outside helps, too. If you can be away from your screen for that long.<p>Since sitting all day is slowly killing us, office workers are now turning to standing desks. But why just stand when you can walk, ask proponents of the even more ridiculous treadmill desks? Walking while at work …

Rare, unusual Beatles and Rolling Stones photos surface via eBay sale

A shirtless Mick Jagger, relaxing poolside in Savannah, Ga., in 1965, intently studies the back cover of Bob Dylan's then-new "Bringing It All Back Home" album, still in the shrink wrap.<p>John Lennon, Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr gaze with delight as George Harrison tosses a yellow balloon into the …

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The Best Diets for 2015

Resolved to get back on the weight loss wagon? These three new plans promise to put an end to deprivation and the one-size-fits-all approach.<p><b>DIET #1: DETOX (FOOD</b>) <b>DELIVERED</b><p>DL REVAMP: If the thought of detoxing fills you with dread, this could be the program to win you over. The latest offering from …

Incredible French barn finds could fetch over $18M [w/video]

Heartbreaking Beauties On Display In Varying States Of Decay<p>We all dream about taking a drive and discovering the mythical barn find of a vintage Shelby Cobra or Porsche Speedster hidden way under a sheet, totally forgotten. An upcoming auction from Artcurial in France on February 6 proves that …

Swiss man hostage kills guard and escapes Islamist group in Philippines

A Swiss hostage escapes from Abu Sayyaf extremists after hacking one militant commander and getting shot as he dashed to freedom, ending more than two years of jungle captivity in the Philippines<p>A <b>Swiss</b> wildlife photographer escaped from Islamist rebels in <b>the Philippines</b> on Saturday, killing one of …

Mormon founder had teen bride during polygamy days

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Mormon church acknowledges in a new essay that founder Joseph Smith had a teenage bride and was married to other men's …

Feds Bust Maker Of Smartphone "Stalker App"

It is the first indictment of its kind. "One down, and 400 to go," says anti-cyberstalking expert<p>On Monday, the Department of Justice announced the indictment of the manufacturer of the smart phone surveillance app StealthGenie on Monday -- the first such indictment -- but many other so-called …