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Why boobs are massive on the red carpet in 2015

<b>Now that the red-carpet season is in full swing, have any trends emerged so far?</b><p><i>Imogen, by email</i><p>One word, Imogen: boobs. Boobs are <i>massive</i> this year on the red carpet. Think red carpet, think a giant pair of boobs so big they block out the sun.<p>Of course, I don’t mean the breasts themselves are …

Red Carpet

Jeremy Lin a Worthwhile Risk for Contenders at NBA Trade Deadline

There is reportedly little interest in Jeremy Lin as the NBA trade deadline approaches. While there are clear and obvious reasons why that's the case, teams in need of point guard depth may want to reevaluate the polarizing fifth-year player.<p>Sporting News' Sean Deveney recently reported the Lakers, …

NBA

Why the CIA Killed Imad Mughniyeh

It was paying back a generation-old blood debt.<p>The CIA doesn’t assassinate often anymore, so when it does the agency picks its targets carefully. The story uncovered last weekend by the <i>Washington Post</i> and <i>Newsweek</i> the CIA’s reported role in the February 2008 assassination of Hezbollah master …

Will Smith’s First Real Box-Office Bust Left His Mind “Broken”

Until recently, all earthly evidence has suggested that <b>Will Smith</b> is superhuman. This is a man whose films have grossed over $6.6 billion at the box office. This is a man who watched as every one of his films made during a nearly 20-year span opened at No. 1 in North American box offices. This is a …

Ohio girl, 11, charged with murdering 2-month-old

An 11-year-old girl in Ohio has been charged with murder in the death of a 2-month-old girl, according to the Wickliffe Police Department.<p>Police responded to a call about an unresponsive baby around 3:45 a.m. Eastern time Friday in Wickliffe, which is about 17 miles northeast of Cleveland, said …

Florida's 15 Most Popular Beaches, Ranked

<i>By: Matt Meltzer</i><p>Florida does a lot of things wrong. We can't vote. We beat people with lizards. We have alligators in our swimming pools, politicians in our public bathrooms, and an entire Twitter account devoted to stupid things our male citizens do. And yet we just passed New York to become the …

The Best Workout to Avoid Gaining Weight

Healthy eating won't help keep the pounds off, but cardio and strength training will<p>If you tolerate the gym only because you are <i>thisclose</i> to ditching …

Rarely Seen Moonfish, Size of Manhole Cover, Caught on Camera

The opah, or moonfish, is a camera-shy animal that researchers know little about.<p>Its squat body and flimsy-looking pectoral fins may not scream speed-demon.<p>But the opah, or moonfish, is actually quite fast, and can run with the big boys like tuna and swordfish. That's just one of many surprising …

Zoology

Eight years later: What's Obama accomplished

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> It all started eight years ago Tuesday, near the spot where Abraham Lincoln once warned that America's divides could tear it apart.<p>In Springfield, Illinois, Barack Obama flashed a smile, bounded on stage in a long dark coat, and vowed, like his political hero, to "transform a …

30 Things To Remember To Help You Become Successful In 2015

A single perspective, a quote, even a statistic, can be all you need to make start your journey to improvement 2015, the year when everything …

Don't Want Drones Over Your Home? Try NoFlyZone

If you’re worried about drones flying over your home, there’s a new option besides scanning the sky and picking them off with a BB gun.<p>NoFlyZone lets you establish a geofenced perimeter over your property and a number of drone hardware and software firms have already said they’ll comply.<p>So far, the …

A Closer Look at the Nike KD7 "All-Star"

Following the unveiling of the 2015 All-Star collection, we now have a closer look at the Nike KD7<p>Following the unveiling of the 2015 All-Star collection, we now have a closer look at the Nike KD7 “All-Star.” Honoring New York City’s iconic cityscape and future-forward energy, the shoes are veiled …

American History Is Not Black History; Black History Is Not America's

As taught in mainstream culture, American history propagates this nation that America is the womb of freedom, justice, and liberty. There are American creation myths, as exemplified by those surrounding the "Founding Fathers." There are founding documents as revered as biblical texts for their …

5 facts that show half of America is seriously struggling

Unemployment is down and the U.S. economy is resurgent, but only a fraction of the country is reaping the benefits<p><i>Happy Monday! S&P 500 now up 10% for year --CNN Money<br>Third-quarter U.S. economic growth strongest in 11 years --Reuters<br>The U.S. economy is on a tear --Wall Street Journal</i><p>Half of our …

7 Ways Meditation Can Actually Change The Brain

The meditation-and-the-brain research has been rolling in steadily for a number of years now, with new studies coming out just about every week to illustrate some new benefit of meditation. Or, rather, some ancient benefit that is just now being confirmed with fMRI or EEG. The practice appears to …

Mindfulness

Galaxy S6 And S6 Edge Appear On Samsung Website

Despite all the leaks and teasers, Samsung has not officially confirmed the existence of its upcoming Galaxy S6 and radical S6 Edge – until now.<p>In a strange move the South Korean giant has put the support pages for both the Galaxy S6 (SM-G920X) and the S6 Edge (SM-G925X) live on its Finnish and …

Phones

New Poster- 15 Useful Tips to Help Students Overcome Procrastination

February 10, 2015<br>If anything, digitally has taken procrastination to unprecedented levels. Keeping focused and on task in a world where multiple …

Man charged after driver caught using laptop, mobile phone and headphones at the wheel

Police confirm a suspect will appear in court accused of being a motorist who was recorded by a cyclist in Aberdeen<p>A man has been charged after a video which appeared to show a motorist driving while using a mobile phone, laptop and earphones was posted online.<p>The <b>footage, recorded by a cyclist, was</b> …

Mobile

14 Tips To Make 2015 Your Most Productive Year Yet

We talk to the most productive people all year, here are their best productivity tips for 2015.<p>In case you haven’t noticed, we’re a little obsessed with productivity.<p>To make your quest for a more productive self this year something you can really work towards, we asked some of the most productive …

Killers and rapists win human rights victory at Strasbourg

European Court of Human Rights rules more than 1,000 inmates' rights were violated when they were prevented from voting in elections - but inmates will get no compensation or legal costs<p>A serial killer, child murderers and paedophiles are among more than 1,000 criminals who have won a European …