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How to make a fidget spinner

If you haven’t come across fidget spinners over the last year or so, then you’ve probably been living under a rock or somewhere remote without access …

The year’s most incredible photos of space.

2017 may have been an insane, demoralizing year, but at least we still had the marvels above us. Throughout the year, the wonders—and wanderers—of …

ISIS will remain a threat in 2018, experts warn

LONDON — The Islamic State's so-called caliphate ends 2017 in tatters.<p>But after a year in which U.S.-backed forces drove ISIS militants from strongholds in Iraq and Syria, the group is far from defeated.<p>Analysts warn that ISIS is retreating into what some call a “virtual caliphate" from where it …

Carrie Fisher had cocaine, heroin, and ecstasy in her system when she died

The report released Monday states Fisher may have taken cocaine three days before the December 23 flight on which she became ill. She died four days later.<p>It also found traces of heroin and MDMA, which is also known as ecstasy, but said investigators could not determine when Fisher had taken those …

Star Wars

Top 25 Baseball Stories of 2017 — No. 13: Four greats and Bud Selig inducted into the Hall of Fame

<i>We’re a few short days away from 2018 so it’s a good time to look back at the top 25 baseball stories of 2017. Some of them took place on the field,</i> …

'We kind of just got overlooked': How an island you've likely never heard of survived the hurricanes

December 20, 2017 07:45 AM EST<p>Not long after Hurricane Irma struck her home on Water Island, Millie Lovett was confronted with a fairly basic …

Hundreds of robot realtors are helping Bay Area renters find new homes

Some potential renters in California meet an unusual assistant when they show up for a tour of their new dream home — a robot realtor named “Zenny” …

John Young, ex-astronaut who walked on moon and commanded 1st shuttle flight, dies

<b>(CNN) —</b> Former astronaut John Young, a NASA trailblazer whose six journeys into space included a walk on the moon and commanding the first space shuttle flight, died Friday after complications from pneumonia, NASA said Saturday.<p>He was 87.<p>"NASA and the world have lost a pioneer. Astronaut John …

Space Exploration

Readers Picked This Title As Book of the Year

While there were countless compelling book releases in 2017, more than 100,000 members of Book of the Month, a book subscription service, voted and …

The President Who Doesn't Read

Trump’s allergy to the written word and his reliance on oral communication have proven liabilities in office.<p>Ironically, it was the publication of a book this week that crystallized the reality of just how little Donald Trump reads. While, like many of the tendencies described in Michael Wolff’s</i> …

Donald Trump