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Sitting tied to increased risk of death from 14 diseases

Get up off of the couch: Sitting too much may kill you even if you exercise regularly.<p>If you sit for six hours a day or more, your risk of dying early jumps 19 percent, compared with people who sit fewer than three hours, an American Cancer Society study suggests.<p>And, the study authors added, …

American Cancer Society

Scarlett Johansson to star in 'Rub & Tug' about Pittsburgh massage parlor boss

Scarlett Johansson is set star in the fact-based story of a Pittsburgh woman who lived as a man while running a string of massage parlors, according …

Scarlett Johansson

Michelle Wolf Compares Ivanka Trump to Herpes: ‘You Always Show Up When We’re About to Get F*cked’

In a segment about ‘civility,’ the comedian also referred to the president’s eldest daughter as ‘the prettiest tumor in a swiftly moving …

Donald Trump

OpenPhone lets you get a business phone number with an app

Meet OpenPhone, a startup in the current Y Combinator batch. The company has been working on an app to make it easier to get and use a business phone number. You don’t need a second phone, you don’t need to get an expensive solution designed for big teams.<p>“Both my cofounder and I grew up in …

Apps

People who sleep in on weekends avoid dying young, study suggests

Sleeping in on a day off feels marvelous, especially for those of us who don't get nearly enough rest during the workweek. But are the extra weekend winks worth it? It's a question that psychologist Torbjorn Akerstedt, director of the Stress Research Institute at Stockholm University, and his …

There’s nowhere your smartphone can’t see with this awesome wireless camera accessory

If love cool new smartphone accessories, prepare to be wowed. The Depstech 1200P Semi-rigid Wireless Borescope Camera is a 16-foot borescope that …

Gear & Gadgets

Carcillo: Wilson intentionally jumped to hit Aston-Reese

If Dan Carcillo had a say, Tom Wilson would certainly be suspended.<p>The former NHL enforcer took to Twitter on Wednesday to offer his take on a hit …

126 pounds of meth found in truck carrying Starbucks products

A seemingly innocent truck carrying coveted Starbucks products between California and Washington was found to be also transporting 126 pounds of methamphetamine Thursday.<p>The Centralia Police Department in Washington pulled over the Freightliner tractor after the driver and passenger “acted …

Stormy Daniels’ Lawyer Warns Trump: Evidence DVD Is ‘Locked and Loaded’

On March 22, mere days before his client Stormy Daniels’ hotly anticipated <i>60 Minutes</i> interview was set to air, attorney Michael Avenatti tweeted out …

Google employees want to teach you to code for free with their latest app

A bunch of Google employees participating in the company’s Area 120 internal incubator have launched Grasshopper, a free mobile app for Android and iOS that teaches you the basics of programming.<p>It’s beautifully designed and is suitable for just about anyone who can be trusted to use a phone on …

Donald Trump Suggests Changing The Constitution To Allow Him To Be President For 16 Years Or Longer

This would mark the second time in his presidency that he's hinted that he may have designs on serving more than two terms.<p>Donald Trump suggested …

What the Hell Happened to the Puck When it Hit Kris Letang's Skate?

During Game 1 of the Pittsburgh Penguins and Philadelphia Flyers' opening round series of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, it sure looked like the puck split in two. How is that even possible??<p>There are universal truths we like to hold dear: ice is cold, the earth is flat, and hockey pucks are tough as …

Ice Hockey

5 reasons to hate Pittsburgh sports

5 reasons to hate Pittsburgh sports<p>USA Today/AP Images<p>On the surface it’s a difficult time in Philadelphia sports to muster up a lot of animosity. We …

Animatron lets you create awesome videos with little know-how

popsci shop<p>Get lifetime access to this animation studio for $49.99.<p>When you have something to sell or a message to get across, video is your friend. Animatron Studio Pro is an innovative platform that lets you create captivating animations without any special design skills. Used by the likes of …

NRA to Parkland Teens: You’re Only Relevant Because Your Classmates Died

A host for the National Rifle Association’s news outlet, NRATV, taunted the teenage survivors of last month’s school shooting in Florida, saying …

Former Cambridge Analytica exec says she wants lies to stop

Brittany Kaiser talks about her time inside the controversial political data firm and why she is speaking out now<p>It was the summer of 2007. Brittany Kaiser was not yet 21, but she was one of a handful of full-time workers in the small digital team for Barack Obama’s presidential campaign, uploading …

Cambridge Analytica

3 Ways to Declutter Your Mind So You Can Focus on the Things That Matter Most

Getting rid of the mental clutter makes room for the things that really matter.<p>Researchers estimate you have about 60,000 thoughts each day. And many of those thoughts involve thinking the same things over and over again.<p><i>I never have enough time. I have nothing to wear. I look stupid. My house</i> …

Self-help

Starbucks promises 100% pay equality for women and minorities

Starbucks Corp. is aiming to eliminate pay disparities based on gender and race, a move that it says will level the field for employees across the globe.<p>The coffee giant said Wednesday it would achieve and maintain 100% equal pay for all its employees, known as partners, who perform similar work in …

The Great Lie of Conservatism

The philosophical foundation of conservatism is a template for exploitation, argues Drew Magary, and it's time to stop treating it as half our country's guiding principles.<p>They’re all dead now. All the unofficial fathers of modern conservatism: William F. Buckley, Russell Kirk, Milton Friedman, …

Political Science

Report: Students paddled after walking out to protest gun violence

An Arkansas teen says he was paddled for taking part in National Walkout Day after being given the choice between suspension or corporal …

Education

High blood pressure? Potassium could help.

High blood pressure has received a good amount of press in recent months. New guidelines have lowered the definition of hypertension to a blood pressure of 130/80 instead of 140/90. In addition, the DASH diet, Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension, a well-studied, evidence-based plan, continues …

When Deplorability Is No Longer a Dealbreaker

A case study in the political right’s capitulation to Trump, and the threat it poses to its political future.<p>Last month, Mollie Hemingway, the Fox News contributor and senior editor at <i>The Federalist</i>, declared herself a Donald Trump supporter for the first time. “I wasn’t a Trump supporter,” the …

Donald Trump

Shock as woman, 39, pleads guilty to filming self in sex acts with pet dog, whipped cream

A woman in Scotland who shot cellphone video of herself in a sex act involving her pet dog and whipped cream has pleaded guilty to two counts of possessing pornography.<p>Cops in the West Lothian region of Scotland found the video – along with a cache of sickening child pornography photos – back in …

Rob Gronkowski He'd Be The Perfect Porn Star ... Says Actual Porn Star

Good news <b>Gronk</b>, the star of such classics as "Dynamic Booty 5" and "Bubble Butt Bonanza" says you have a future in the skin biz ... and she's being …

A Cub Scout was kicked out of his den after asking his state senator questions about gun control

It is not always easy to ask the tough questions, but it is so nice when someone does. This week, a Cub Scout was kicked out of his den for asking …

This little machine can clean your clothes with 10 liters of water and no power

Update: The Drumi is finally in production as of late September, but without an exact ship date. Yirego, the company behind the electricity-free …

Cleaning

Trump Humiliated as Hockey Champs Cover Up Their White House Visit

The NHL Stanley Cup champion Pittsburgh Penguins went to the White House on Tuesday, and all Donald Trump got was the barest mention of it from the …

Steve Bannon calls on Sen. Bob Corker to resign

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon is calling for Sen. Bob Corker to resign after a public feud between President Donald Trump and the Tennessee Republican boiled over this week.<p>"If Bob Corker has any honor, any decency, he should resign immediately," Bannon said in …