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'The story of a weird world I was warned never to tell'

<b>Pauline Dakin's childhood in Canada in the 1970s was full of secrets, disruption and unpleasant surprises. She wasn't allowed to talk about her family life with anyone - and it wasn't until she was 23 that she discovered why.</b><p>There was always something unusual about Pauline Dakin's family.<p>"My …

Crime

Bill Nye May Be A Science Genius, But He's Obsessed With This Simple Idea Anyone Can Understand

Bill Nye has been known to millennials as "The Science Guy" ever since his days teaching a generation about the joys of science on PBS's <i>Bill Nye The</i> …

Clean Technology

Excessive alcohol use linked to early-onset dementia risk

<b>(CNN) —</b> Excessive alcohol use could increase your risk for all types of dementia, particularly early-onset dementia, according to a new study.<p>The study, published Tuesday in the journal Lancet Public Health, looked at over 1 million adults released from French hospitals between 2008 and 2013 who …

Dementia

I Just Hacked a Box of Bisquick and Made the Best Biscuits Ever

I just baked a batch of tender, fluffy, soft-as-a-pillow biscuits, and I didn't even break a sweat. That's because I tried a new biscuit-making …

Baking

Broccoli, Grape, and Pasta Salad Recipe

Broccoli, Grape, and Pasta Salad Recipe<p>How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 350°. Bake pecans in a single layer in a shallow pan 5 to 7 minutes or …

Country Lifestyle

America Is Under Attack and the President Doesn't Care

Trump’s gravest responsibility is to defend the United States from foreign attack—and he’s done nothing to fulfill it.<p>As the rest of America mourns the victims of the Parkland, Florida, massacre, President Trump took to Twitter.<p>Not for him the rituals of grief. He is too consumed by rage and …

Political Science

Tasty Baileys Dream Pie Dessert

This is a 15-minute creamy, yummy dessert that you will love it! No-bake plus chocolatey – what can be better, right? Baileys Dream pie is all you …

Dessert

NBA coach Gregg Popovich says America is a 'racist country'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Gregg Popovich has never shied away from speaking his mind.<p>So its no surprise that the legendary coach of the San Antonio Spurs, a winner of five NBA titles, had a strong response when asked why it's important for the league to celebrate Black History Month.<p>"I think it's pretty obvious. Our …

Basketball

This is the real reason many Americans stay poor

This article is reprinted by permission from NextAvenue.org. It is part of a partnership between Next Avenue and Chasing the Dream, a public media …

Income Inequality

My terminally-ill stepfather showed me how important the right to die is

He was battle-weary, but his controversial choice to discontinue life-saving measures was made from a place of strength<p>I never knew anyone who would soon die. Never saw the specter of death lingering ominously over someone, slowly and methodically subtracting life in small but highly visible …

Chemotherapy

Hackers accessed more personal data from Equifax than previously disclosed

Data included tax identification numbers, e-mail addresses, and additional drivers license information<p>Last year, credit rating agency Equifax announced that hackers had stolen personal information for 143 million US consumers, including names, Social Security numbers, birthdates, addresses, drivers …

Identity Theft

Skillet Chicken Thighs With Cabbage and Quinoa

Heat oven to 400°.<p>Season chicken liberally with salt and pepper. In a large, oven-safe skillet over medium heat, heat oil. Add chicken, skin side …

Quinoa

3 Reasons to Retire as Early as You Can

Are you forgetting about one of your most valuable assets in life?<p>Time is one of the most valuable assets at your disposal. Unfortunately, many …

Retirement

Former Trump Aide's Fiancee Warns White House: ‘A Lot To Come’

The fiancee of George Papadopoulos, a former foreign policy adviser to President Donald Trump who pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI last year, said there’s a lot the public doesn’t know yet.<p>“There’s a lot to come,” Simona Mangiante told The Washington Post. “He was the first one to break a hole on …

Donald Trump's exercise regimen will amaze you

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump likes to eat fast food. And he doesn't like to exercise. Like, at all.<p>"He's more enthusiastic about the diet part than the exercise part, but we're going to do both," White House physician Ronny Jackson acknowledged to reporters in a press briefing on the President's …

Donald Trump

Recipe: Fried Potatoes and Sausage Skillet

Fried Potatoes and Sausage Skillet<p>Serves 4<p>1 pound Yukon gold potatoes, cut into 1-inch chunks <br>3/4 teaspoon kosher salt, divided <br>2 tablespoons olive …

The Boundary-Breaking Success Of Edwin Hawkin's 'Oh Happy Day'

Edwin Hawkin's "Oh Happy Day" was an accidental hit. The song, a gospel style rework of an 18th century hymn, starts with a jazzy drum beat and a kind of blues pop piano groove. Dorothy Morrison, who sings lead on the recording, remembers at first, the pop feel got a lukewarm reception from the …

High-Fat Diet May Fuel Spread of Prostate Cancer

Obesity is linked to prostate cancer, scientists know, but it’s not clear why. On Monday, researchers reported a surprising connection.<p>When prostate cancers lose a particular gene, they become tiny fat factories, a team at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston reported in a paper published …

Cancer

12 Hearty Meals with Lentils

Dried lentils are one of the very best pantry staples. No matter which variety you prefer, lentils are wonderfully versatile. They know no season, …

Earthquake Cake Recipe (Watch Out: It’s So Delicious!)

Earthquake cake is one of my favorite desserts this season! So chocolatey, moist, and creamy! It is easy to prepare and the final product is a real …

'As a black woman I'm always fetishised': racism in the bedroom

In a Bedfordshire nightclub, white couples queue to have sex with black men. Meanwhile, black women are routinely snubbed on dating sites. Why do racial stereotypes persist when it comes to sex?<p>It’s past midnight, November 2016, in Dunstable, a small town in Bedfordshire. My friend Miranda has …

You Won’t Like This News About Bedbugs, Ticks and the ‘Bomb Cyclone’

Some creepy facts: A cockroach can live about a month with its head cut off. In its 300 million or so years on this planet, its relatives have survived an asteroid that wiped out dinosaurs, an ice age and an atom bomb.<p>These vile pests the color of excrement reproduce all year and know where to find …

Insects

‘The Lowest White Man’

I guess Donald Trump was eager to counter the impression in Michael Wolff’s book that he is irascible, mentally small and possibly insane. On Tuesday, he allowed a bipartisan session in the White House about immigration to be televised for nearly an hour.<p>Surely, he thought that he would be able to …

Donald Trump

Bannon's brutal ouster from Trump and Breitbart circles should frighten Americans

Conservative institutions have embraced Bannon's political slaughter not for his past sins but because he criticized the president. That's chilling.<p>Steve Bannon — the loathed architect of President Trump’s alt-right hate machine, Breitbart lies, racism, misogyny and Twitter thug troll factory — is …

Serena Williams on Motherhood, Marriage, and Making Her Comeback

On a moist South Florida morning at the end of a relentless hurricane season, their wedding only a week away, Serena Williams and Alexis Ohanian are seated side by side at their long kitchen table discussing the Marshmallow Test. Some 50 years ago, in a famous experiment, the Stanford University …

Serena Williams

Doctors say they've figured out how often you need to work out to offset the effects of sitting all day

Middle age is not too late to start exercising. In fact, new evidence suggests that doing so can reverse some of the dangerous and deadly effects of a life spent sitting in a chair or on a couch.<p>In a new study released in the journal Circulation on Monday, doctors found that as a little as two …

Middle Age

The extraordinary life of Nikola Tesla, a virgin inventor who spoke 8 languages

Match the following figures – Albert Einstein, Thomas Edison, Guglielmo Marconi, Alfred Nobel and Nikola Tesla – with these biographical facts:<p>Spoke eight languages<br>• Produced the first motor that ran on AC current<br>• Developed the underlying technology for wireless communication over long distances<br>• Held …

Fire and Fury? Maybe Donald Trump is only just getting started

Michael Wolff’s book contains worrying revelations about the US president, but don’t think it means the ‘very stable genius’ will be ousted<p>Were I running a modestly sized whelk stall, let alone the White House, the very last person I would allow behind the scenes to observe and report on its …

No-Bake Oreo Cheesecake Bars - Le Monde de Choco

The best dessert for all Oreo cookie lovers! These Oreo cheesecake bars are so rich, creamy and so tasty! Easy, no-bake dessert that is ideal for any …

Donald Trump