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Listen to These 13 Podcasts for a More Informed and Productive 2018

Subscribe to these shows, and your ears will thank us.<p>Though podcasting has been around much of this century, for many, 2017 was the best year in podcast history. After all, so many existing podcasts really got into their groove, and more exciting and informative podcasts hit the airwaves. Heck, I …

Marketing

Some Marijuana Entrepreneurs See a Silver Lining After Threat From Justice Department

Attorney General Jeff Sessions rescinded Obama-era policies that protected state-regulated marijuana businesses. But the move could urge Congress to legalize marijuana.<p>Fear and paranoia ripped the cannabis industry on Thursday after news broke that U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions rescinded …

Cannabis

Demi Lovato's Plunging Pink Swimsuit Is So Sexy, It Will Stop You in Your Instagram Tracks

Demi Lovato has shared exactly three stunning swimsuit shots in the new year, and they all have something in common: they're all ridiculously sexy, flattering one-pieces. From a cherry print Solid + Striped maillot to a striped, strapless design, Demi's left us inspired. But this hot pink Mikoh …

Swimwear

Gal Gadot teases Wonder Woman 2 in deep-dive interview

<i>EW asks Gal Gadot about the moment she knew</i> Wonder Woman <i>was a hit, which scenes across her three DC movies was her favorite, what she thought of</i> …

Bill Gates: What Gives Me Hope About the World's Future

<b>You could argue that our failure to focus on what’s getting better suggests that the media generally is missing an enormous</b> <b>story.</b> News by its nature …

Public Health

Laura Ingalls Wilder’s little house of horrors on the prairies

Caroline Fraser shows how the much-loved author faced debt, sexual abuse and starvation throughout her pioneer childhood<p>In 1932, the <i>Daily Plainsman</i> of Huron, South Dakota, ran a feature about a local woman convalescing in hospital. Grace Dow had been visited by her sister, Carrie Swanzey, who read …

Coachella Lineup May Point To A Shifting Middle

The official lineup for this year's Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, taking place April 13-15 and 20-22, has arrived.<p>After an annual game of speculation, the festival's parent company Goldenvoice made its announcement last night, confirming (as rumored) that The Weeknd, Beyonce and Eminem …

We listened to more Ed Sheeran than any other artist in 2017, but hip-hop and R&B still dominated

Ed Sheeran's album "÷" was the most-consumed album of 2017 in the U.S., logging total equivalent sales of 2.76 million copies, a figure that melds sales and streaming data, according to final year-end music consumption data compiled by Nielsen Music.<p>It was one of just two albums, along with Taylor …

The Most Unstoppable Player in Football Is About to Make His Playoff Debut

Talking to Wade Phillips can feel like cracking open a book on the best defensive players in football history. The Rams coordinator has coached in …

NFL

Oklahoma’s Trae Young is having one of the best seasons in college basketball history

Point guard is averaging 29.4 points and 10.6 assists per game<p>January 4, 2018<p>12:17 PMOn Wednesday night, Oklahoma’s phenomenal freshman Trae Young …

Ice Hockey

Watch the first trailer for the Slenderman movie called Slender Man

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Headphones

Molly's Game review – Jessica Chastain ups the ante in Aaron Sorkin poker drama

With its propulsive, savvy dialogue, Aaron Sorkin’s directorial debut about a poker host who called rich men’s bluff has addictive and amoral snap<p>She certainly is. America’s so-called Poker Princess, Molly Bloom, is the enigmatically glamorous woman in this very enjoyable true-life story who ran …

‘The Chi’ is best when it gives life to a community known mostly for its killings

Television shows are getting so good at relevance and realism that it's always worth reminding ourselves that they're still works of fiction. They are drawn from life and can deliver universal truths, but they're not here to carry the extra burdens of advocacy journalism. Showtime's compelling yet …

Dave Chappelle Doubles Down

If you haven’t seen either of Dave Chappelle’s two new Netflix specials—<i>Equanimity</i> and <i>The Bird Revelation</i>,both released on New Year’s Eve—there’s a …

Comedy

HBO Finally Confirms That ‘Game Of Thrones’ Isn’t Coming Back For A While

There was little chance <i>Game of Thrones</i> season eight was going to premiere in 2018. For one thing, there was already a lengthy delay between seasons six and seven, and that’s before the episodes were reportedly upgraded to the length of feature films. Also, filming didn’t begin until October 2017, …

Meghan Markle Has Reportedly Chosen a Maid of Honor, Breaking with British Tradition

Meghan Markle has reportedly decided to forgo the British custom of choosing a chief bridesmaid and will instead have a maid of honor at her wedding to Prince Harry this May, sources have told <i>Us Weekly</i>.<p>The California native hasn’t said yet who her maid of honor will be, but she has a glorious girl …

The 200 Best Songs of the 1960s

This song is best known for being the inspirational tale of the band’s hook-handed drummer, but I’ll put up the chorus of “Moulty” against any other from the decade—“Louie Louie,” “Mony Mony,” anything—as being the biggest, loudest, and most unintelligible, made all the more dynamically triumphant …

Jimi Hendrix

Trump Spoke to Rebekah Mercer on the Phone. Then She Knifed Steve Bannon.

Steve Bannon may have no GOP donors left to fund his ‘war.’<p>Republican mega-donor Rebekah Mercer publicly rebuked Steve Bannon on Thursday in a rare, …

8 A-List Actors Who Need To Get Their Careers Back On Track

Career on the slide? Here's how to fix it<p>The careers of some of our favourite actors haven't been in the best shape lately, whether it's due to some bad movie choices or being stuck in the same role for too long.<p>Here we takes a look at eight movie stars whose careers need a jump start, and offers …

When a Jewish man was lynched for murdering a little girl, the Klan was reborn

But Leo Frank was innocent<p>On Thanksgiving night in 1915, Joseph Simmons and 15 men gathered at the peak of Stone Mountain, near Atlanta, Georgia. …

51 Illegal Photos Of North Korea That Kim Jong Un Doesn’t Want You To See

Photographer Eric Lafforgue is one of the very lucky few that have had a chance to see what North Korea is really like. "Since 2008, I have ventured …

North Korea

Ancient Human Remains Document Migration From Asia To America

In Alaska, scientists have uncovered something they say is remarkable: the remains of two infants dating back more than 11,000 years.<p>Their discovery is evidence of the earliest wave of migration into the Americas.<p>"It's incredibly rare," says Ben Potter, an archaeologist at the University of Alaska …

Anthropology

Why women have always been essential to white supremacist movements

Any social movement demanding a radical transformation of society needs the support and leadership of women. In 2017, women led the largest protest …

Feminism

Book fury hits Trump where it hurts most -- his image

<b>(CNN) —</b> Nothing means more to Donald Trump than his image.<p>He got rich by selling his name, plastering it on buildings, hotels, casinos and golf resorts, and he transferred his tough guy "You're fired" persona to politics, building a personality cult as an ultimate winner and tough-talking President.<p>…

Donald Trump

It Only Took This Instagram Co-Founder 1 Sentence to Provide the Perfect Cure for Procrastination

Instagram co-founder Kevin Systrom uses this simple trick to avoid putting things off. And so can you.<p>Everyone at least occasionally puts things off. Everyone at least occasionally avoids doing things they need to do. Everyone, at some point, procrastinates.<p>And everyone who procrastinates <i>hates</i> the …

Procrastination

DACA deal begins to form, but details remain sticking points

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The outline of an immigration deal is starting to take shape in Washington after months of negotiations. Yet even as lawmakers draw close to a resolution, filling in the blanks could prove insurmountable.<p>Key Republican senators left a White House meeting Thursday optimistic about …

Korea talks set for next week, with low expectations and lots of wariness

BEIJING — North and South Korea are due to hold their first official talks in more than two years Tuesday, as both sides dial down tensions ahead of next month's Winter Olympics in the South, but experts warned not to expect too much from the fragile process.<p>South Korean President Moon Jae-in has …

FBI has been investigating the Clinton Foundation for months

The FBI has been investigating the Clinton Foundation for months, reviving a probe that was dialed back during the 2016 campaign amid tensions between Justice Department prosecutors and FBI agents about the politically charged case, according to people familiar with the matter.<p>The inquiry resumed …

Clinton Foundation

Incredibly Rare 'Super Blue Blood Moon' Is About to Appear For The First Time in 150 Years

You don't want to miss this.<p>If you were awestruck by the New Year's Day super moon, hold onto your pants.<p>On January 31, around midnight, the full …

outerspace

Ancient Rome’s sinful city at the bottom of the sea

Baia was the Las Vegas of the Roman Empire – the place where the rich and powerful came to carry out their illicit affairs.<p>Rome’s ultra-wealthy took weekend trips here to party. Powerful statesmen built luxurious villas on its beach, with heated spas and mosaic-tiled pools where they could indulge …

Ancient History