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Black men are left out of cancer trials because of their biology

Prostate cancer is 60 per cent more common in African Americans than in Caucasians, and black Americans are twice as likely to die from the disease …

Cancer

Foil Packet Shrimp and Sausage Jambalaya Recipe

Foil Packet Shrimp and Sausage Jambalaya Recipe photo by Taste of Home<p>This hearty, satisfying dinner has all the flavors of an authentic jambalaya …

Cooking

WHO classifies 'gaming disorder' as mental health condition

<b>(CNN) —</b> Watching as a video game ensnares their child, many a parent has grumbled about "digital heroin," likening the flashing images to one of the world's most addictive substances.<p>Now, they may have backup: The World Health Organization announced "gaming disorder" as a new mental health …

Mental Health

The Best Movies and TV Shows Coming to Netflix, HBO, Amazon Prime, and Hulu in June

Every month, tons of new movies and TV shows become available to stream for free for subscribers to Netflix Instant, Hulu, HBO Now, and Amazon Prime. …

Entertainment

Here's How I Reduced Robocalls by About 95 Percent

D<p>Have you been getting a lot of robocalls lately? Yeah, join the club.<p>You know what I mean. These are unsolicited calls made to your cell phone. They come in waves - sometimes ten or eleven in a row, particularly if you don't pick them up. Sometimes they identify themselves as "robocaller" but not …

Conor Lamb Wins Pennsylvania House Seat, Giving Democrats a Map for Trump Country

Conor Lamb, a Democrat and former Marine, scored a razor-thin but extraordinary upset in a special House election in southwestern Pennsylvania after a few thousand absentee ballots cemented a Democratic victory in the heart of President Trump’s Rust Belt base.<p>The Republican candidate, Rick Saccone, …

Conor Lamb

John McEntee, Trump Aide, Is Forced Out Over Security Issue, but Joins Re-election Campaign

WASHINGTON — John McEntee, who has served as President Trump’s personal assistant since Mr. Trump won the presidency, was forced out of his position and escorted from the White House on Monday after an investigation into his finances caused his security clearance to be revoked, officials with …

Donald Trump

Watch: Nine Packing Hacks That Will Lighten Your Suitcase

Here's how to fit 10 days' worth of necessities into a carry-on suitcase.<p><i>This story originally appeared on Money.com</i><p>These days, it’s pretty expensive …

Hacking

Vegas Golden Knights ban adults from asking players for autographs

Only kids age 14 or younger will be allowed to ask for autographs under a new team policy.<p>The days of professional memorabilia collectors hanging near the Vegas Golden Knights’ arena trying to get autographs from players are already over.<p>The team announced a new policy Wednesday that restricts …

How #MeToo really was different, according to data

MeToo is an old idea: that survivors, sharing their stories of sexual harassment and abuse, can change society for the better. But last fall, in the wake of sexual misconduct allegations against producer Harvey Weinstein and others in Hollywood, media and other industries, this idea went viral in a …

The Humiliation of Aziz Ansari

Allegations against the comedian are proof that women are angry, temporarily powerful—and very, very dangerous.<p>Sexual mores in the West have changed so rapidly over the past 100 years that by the time you reach 50, intimate accounts of commonplace sexual events of the young seem like science …

How Colorado scientists study weed

Recreational marijuana has been legal in Colorado since 2014, but researchers hoping to study the effects of the drug on humans are restricted by …

Cannabis

Chocolate could completely disappear within decades due to extinction of cacao plants

If you don’t think that the troubling trend of global warming could impact your sweet tooth, think again. Farmers of the cacao plant — responsible …

Do you really need to refrigerate your eggs?

<i>In Food Science, Dave McCowan from the University Of Chicago’s Department Of Physics answers our confounding questions about the mysterious world of</i> …

Matt Lauer was 'dumbfounded' over sexual misconduct allegations: Source

The sexual misconduct allegations brought against Matt Lauer came as a shock to <i>Today</i> show audiences — and to the terminated longtime anchor.<p>According …

Matt Lauer

One-Skillet Pork Chops Mushroom Cream Sauce

I love to cook. I love the creative process of planning a meal and putting it together. The clean-up, however, is not my favorite. So I am always on …

Eerie footage shows what Fukushima looks like 6 years after the nuclear fallout

Two men are out to explore the abandoned, hidden, and forgotten parts of the world. They document their adventures on YouTube at "Explore the Unbeaten Path." Their latest adventure? A Fukushima ghost town.<p>They have released three videos of their time in Fukushima. You can watch their original …

Researchers discover aluminum foil actually does improve your wireless speed

Researchers at Dartmouth University have found that a 3D printed shape covered in aluminum foil can improve wireless range and increase Wi-Fi security. The project, which appeared on Eurekalert, involves placing a reflector on and around a Wi-Fi router’s antennae to shape the beam, increasing range …

'If Not Me, Who?' Thousands of Women Plan Their Political Takeover

The women were making to-do lists: Call your neighbor and ask her for money. Open a campaign bank account. Get the party’s voter file. Find the right …

Crushing an egg into your coffee sounds disgusting — but it makes an amazing-tasting drink

Crushing an egg (shell and all), whisking it with freshly ground coffee, and boiling the mixture sounds gross. The result looks terrifying, too — like a hideous swamp creature gurgling in your pot.<p>However, the umber-red-colored drink that results, called "egg coffee," is almost free of bitter …

Coffee

Trump impeachment chances: Veselnitskaya/Donny/Chaika edition.

<i>The Impeach-O-Meter is a wildly subjective and speculative daily estimate of the likelihood that Donald Trump leaves office before his term ends,</i> …

Donald Trump

Gassy Cows Warm The Planet. Scientists Think They Know How To Squelch Those Belches

Cattle pass a lot of gas, and the methane from their flatulence and especially, their belches, is an expanding burden on the planet. The greenhouse gas has a warming potential 25 times that of carbon dioxide.<p>Livestock account for 14.5 percent of all greenhouse gas emissions, with over half of that …

Biology

Ryan, White House oppose bipartisan health care push

Paul Ryan and the White House have told Senate Republicans they won't support a bipartisan plan to make urgent fixes to the Affordable Care Act, …

Health Care

This Rich and Creamy Vegan Soup Is a Dream Come True

The cool weather is starting to creep up on us, and that means the soup cravings are too. If you live in New York City, Boston, Los Angeles, or …

U.S. homebuilding weakens again, hurricanes muddy outlook | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. homebuilding fell for a second straight month in August as a rebound in the construction of single-family houses was offset by persistent weakness in the volatile multifamily home segment.<p>A worker installs a metal roof on the top of a single story family home being built …

Middle class income tops $59,000

Americans enjoyed their largest two-year raise in decades.<p>Median household income rose to just over $59,000 in 2016, up 3.2% from a year earlier,according to data released by the U.S. Census Bureau Tuesday. That comes on top of a 5.2% increase in 2015.<p>"This has been two consecutive years of very …

Senators push bill to protect Mueller

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Support is gathering behind a bipartisan push to protect special counsel Robert Mueller from potentially being fired by President Donald Trump.<p>Sen. Thom Tillis, a North Carolina Republican, and Sen. Chris Coons, a Delaware Democrat, plan to introduce a measure Thursday that would …

As Rooftop Solar Challenges Utilities, One Aims For A Compromise

If you've ever wondered what an extreme home makeover looks like for an environmentalist, take a visit to Lance Wright's garage in south Denver.<p>He walks past his electric car to batteries near the back wall. "All of this is the devices necessary to control our solar panels," Wright says.<p>There are …

A quarter of all children in the US have an immigrant parent

It may be a cliché to say the US is a nation of immigrants, but the data show it’s very much a reality.<p>Some 18 million Americans under the age of 18 live with at least one immigrant parent, according to an analysis by the Migration Policy Institute, a Washington D.C.-based think tank. Their numbers …