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How Donald Trump has enabled the outrageous 'crisis actors' conspiracy in Florida

<i>Watch CNN's town hall "Stand Up: The Students of Stoneman Douglas Demand Action" live on Wednesday, February 21, at 9 p.m. ET on CNN TV and CNNGo.</i><p><b>Washington (CNN) —</b> It hadn't even been one week since a gunman murdered 17 people at a high school in Parkland, Florida, before the conspiracy theories …

Robert Runcie

An Archaeologist Says He's Figured Out The Secret of The Pyramids' Peculiar Alignment

How was this possible 4,500 years ago?<p>For centuries, the pyramids of Giza have puzzled researchers - not just their mysterious voids and hidden …

Ancient History

Scientists Explore Ties Between Alzheimer's And Brain's Ancient Immune System

Beer has fueled a lot of bad ideas. But on a Friday afternoon in 2007, it helped two Alzheimer's researchers come up with a really a good one.<p>Neuroscientists Robert Moir and Rudolph Tanzi were sipping Coronas in separate offices during "attitude adjustment hour" at Massachusetts General Hospital, …

Dementia

Pope Francis wowed the world but, five years on, is in troubled waters

He entered office on a wave of energy but, as discontent grows over his attitude to abuse scandals, Francis faces opposition on all sides<p>Chatham House is one of the most important foreign affairs thinktanks in the UK. But on Wednesday its focus will not be a president, or an organisation like the …

Pope Francis

Suspended – Medium

New Blood Test For Alzheimer's Is So Precise It Could Predict It 30 Years Ahead

It was accurate in 90% of patients tested.<p>Scientists have developed a new blood test where a tiny drop of blood could be enough to predict the onset …

Alzheimer's Disease

The Gruesome Crimes Of Albert Fish, The Brooklyn Vampire

Albert Fish confessed to a hundred crimes after his arrest, each one of them more depraved than the next.The post The Gruesome Crimes Of Albert Fish, …

Crime

Rent These Tiny Trailers For Commitment-Free Glamping

If you find yourself daydreaming about selling all of your possessions, downsizing into a trailer or van and just hitting the open road man, you're …

Cute

Couple Went to Visit Cats and One of Them Clutched onto the Woman and Wouldn't Let Go.

A couple from Washington state went to a local store to visit animals that were available for adoption.<p>One of the cats decided to clutch onto the …

Pets

Dog Mom Cures Her Puppy's Separation Anxiety With Baby Sling

Meet Rhett, a cute puppy who gets carried around in a baby sling with a fleece blanket tucked inside for extra warmth and comfort. Why, you ask? …

Pets

Here We Go Again. Trump Just Said Another Stupid Thing About Climate Change

Is someone keeping count?

Global Warming

If you can decipher the clues in this poem, you’ll find a treasure worth $2 million

The eccentric millionaire has been offered bribes and gotten death threats. Yet, he holds steadfast, as this remarkable treasure hunt stands as his …

Archaeology

Are Donald & Melania Trump Separated? She’s Reportedly Staying In Hotel After Affair Allegations

Melania Trump is reportedly so ‘humiliated’ by the Stormy Daniels affair news that she left the White House to stay in a hotel away from her …

Donald Trump

A hotel booking site has revealed the things you should always ask for at hotel check-in to get 5-star treatment without paying for it

Staying in a nice hotel is a rare luxury for most of us, meaning that you'll want to make the most of it when you do.<p>With this in mind, travel experts at Hotels.com have shared some tips and tricks for scoring lesser-known freebies or upgrades that'll make your stay that little bit more …

Hospitality

First monkeys cloned in historic breakthrough - could humans be next?

The first monkeys cloned in the same way as Dolly the Sheep have been born, raising fears that it may soon be possible to clone humans.<p>Chinese scientists today announced the births of Zhong Zhong and Hua Hua, a pair of healthy macaques who are completely genetically identical.<p>The babies are …

Genetics

This New Brain Study Shows Why Some People Are More Creative Than Others

Mapping the creative network in the brain.<p>Creativity is often defined as the ability to come up with new and useful ideas. Like intelligence, it can …

Creativity

Human Bones Discovered in Irish Cave Reveal Ritual Site Dating Back to More Than 5,000-Years Ago

A local hiker in Ireland stumbled across an unusual cave-like chamber last year. Upon discovering what appeared to be human remains scattered on the …

Scientists worry brain-wasting ‘zombie deer’ disease could spread to humans

Deer across North America are dying from a mysterious disease that gradually destroys the animal’s nervous system.<p>And scientists are concerned that …

Man ate raw fish almost every day, until a tapeworm slithered out of his body

The tapeworm wrapped around a toilet paper tube.<p>The US man told an emergency room physician he had a liking for raw fish - specifically, salmon …

New Zealand News

Use of sand vests to calm children with ADHD sparks concern

Experts divided over heavy weights adopted by 200 schools in Germany to curb students’ restlessness<p>German schools are increasingly asking unruly and hyperactive children to wear heavy sand-filled vests in an effort to calm them and keep them on their seats, despite the misgivings of some parents …

A Persian leopard makes her debut into the wild—for the second time

Meet Victoria. She was among three Persian leopards released in 2016 into the wild of the Caucasus Nature Reserve—a place where the species had gone …

500 years later, scientists discover what probably killed the Aztecs

Within five years, 15 million people – 80% of the population – were wiped out in an epidemic named ‘cocoliztli’, meaning pestilence<p>In 1545 disaster struck Mexico’s Aztec nation when people started coming down with high fevers, headaches and bleeding from the eyes, mouth and nose. Death generally …

Physicists Say They've Created a Device That Generates 'Negative Mass'

Say what?<p>Physicists have created what they say is the first device that's capable of generating particles that behave as if they have negative …

Quantum Mechanics

Penguin Stormtroopers March Down Stairs Clearing the Way for Penguin Darth Vader’s Grand Entrance

Stormtroopers walking down the stairs followed by Darth Vader. pic.twitter.com/LoQhOtdkpq<p>— Sam Kalidi (@samkalidi) January 11, 2018<p>In a hilarious …

US ambassador to Panama says he cannot serve Trump

<b>The US ambassador to Panama has quit because he says he is no longer able to serve under President Donald Trump.</b><p>John Feeley, a former Marine Corps helicopter pilot, said he was "honour-bound" to resign.<p>The US Department of State, which oversees American diplomats, learned of his resignation in late …

Donald Trump

Donald Trump must apologise for comments - African Union

<b>The organisation representing African countries has demanded that US President Donald Trump apologise after he reportedly called nations on the continent "shitholes".</b><p>The African Union mission in Washington DC expressed its "shock, dismay and outrage" and said the Trump administration misunderstood …

Donald Trump

Watch a Baby Duck Try His First Flight on New Nat Geo Wild Show (Video)

TCA 2018: “America’s Wild Frontier” attempt is… unsuccessful<p>Wanna watch a duckling attempt his first flight? Of course you do — it’s Friday.<p>TheWrap‘s …

Here's Everything Science Knows So Far About The Origins of Humans

The story evolves every year.<p>The question of where we humans come from is one many people ask, and the answer is getting more complicated as new …

Evolution

Steve Bannon suggests Trump's lawyer 'took care' of 'a hundred' women during the presidential campaign

Steve Bannon, President Donald Trump's former top strategist, alleged in journalist Michael Wolff's tell-all book about the Trump White House that the president's longtime attorney, Marc Kasowitz, "took care" of 100 women during the presidential campaign.<p>"Look, Kasowitz has known [Trump] for …

Donald Trump

Trevor Noah: 'As someone from South S---hole, I’m offended’ (Video)

“Guys, I don’t know how to tell you this, but the president is racist,” the “Daily Show” host says on Thursday<p>“The Daily Show” host Trevor Noah …