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Your online identity is precious. Here’s how to protect it | Holly Brockwell

People who would never leave their front door unlocked can be dangerously lax about their online security. To be safe, follow these rules<p>You’ll never have more ideas about how to protect your identity than the minute after you realise it’s been stolen. Suddenly, you can see in painful detail all …

FaceApp removing 'ethnicity filters' after outrage

FaceApp, the popular photo-filter application, said it is removing new "ethnicity filters" after angry users condemned the update as racist.<p>The feature prompted users to alter selfies with "black," "Indian" and "Asian" filters. It gained widespread attention this week as social media lit up with …

Seven filthy food habits and how dirty they really are

<b>(CNN) —</b> Yum, who's hungry for a slice of cake loaded with bacteria? A chip dipped in both salsa and bacteria? Mmm, what about a piece of toast that just fell on the bacteria-covered floor?<p>Getting some bacteria with your food is the risk you take if you eat birthday cake after the candles have been …

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When Saudi artist's show came to US

The Saudi artist Abdulnasser Gharem is keen to encourage new artistic talent from within his home nation.

War-ravaged Syrian city slowly rebuilds

Late last year, the Syrian army retook Aleppo, a divided city since the early days of the anti-Assad protests. CNN's Frederik Pleitgen returns to the city.

Vitamin B3 may prevent some miscarriages, birth defects, study says

<b>(CNN) —</b> Vitamin B3 -- found in meat and green vegetables -- has been shown to prevent one genetic cause of birth defects and miscarriages, according to a new study.<p>Overall, birth defects and miscarriage are global problems, affecting up to 6% of babies and up to 20% of known pregnancies. A possible …

Study finds 1 in 8 Americans struggles with alcohol abuse

<b>(CNN) —</b> Americans are drinking more. A lot more. According to a new study published in JAMA Psychiatry, an estimated one out of every eight Americans struggles with an alcohol disorder.<p>The study tracked drinking patterns among 40,000 people between the years of 2002 and 2003, and then again from …

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The risk of modern slavery is rising in the European Union

<b>(CNN) —</b> The risk of modern slavery has risen in 20 member states of the European Union, according to a new global ranking released yesterday.<p>The Modern Slavery Index 2017, compiled by risk analytics company Verisk Maplecroft, pinpointed five EU countries -- Romania, Greece, Italy, Cyprus and …

Guam is telling its citizens how to survive a nuclear attack

<b>(CNN) —</b> No one really knows how close or how far we are from a possible nuclear conflict with North Korea. But officials in Guam, the tiny island territory that Kim Jong Un has threatened to attack, aren't keeping citizens in the dark.<p>Guam Homeland Security and Office of Civil Defense released a …

How to save enough money for a down payment on a home

Saving up a down payment to buy your first house can seem a pretty daunting task. If you've never had more than a few thousand dollars in the bank at any given time, then setting aside five figures or more may seem impossible.<p>However, getting a down payment together is not as difficult as you may …

Personal Finance

In Russia, this job can be a death sentence

Government control, reports of censorship and the harassment of some journalists -there are serious questions about the freedom of Russia's media. As CNN's Fred Pleitgen explains.

A cruise ship banned late-night revelry because of pirates

<b>(CNN) —</b> It was all fun and games for the nearly 2,000 passengers that set sail on the Sea Princess from Sydney on the first leg of cruise of a 104-day cruise. But that all changed when the captain delivered some ominous news.<p>For 10 days, there was "a dusk-til-dawn ban on any fun on deck" as the …

Finland found a proven way to combat bullying. Here's what it'll take to make it work in the US

<b>(CNN) —</b> In May, a report by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine said young people were staring down a "serious public health problem." But it wasn't drugs they were worried about, or alcohol. It was bullying.<p>Researchers have long looked for a way to prevent bullying in …

Education

7 White Helmets rescuers shot dead in Syria gun attack

<b>(CNN) —</b> Seven members of the White Helmets rescue group were shot dead Saturday by unidentified gunmen who stormed the volunteers' office in northwestern Syria, the group and opposition activists said.<p>The attackers also stole two vans, helmets and walkie-talkies, according to a statement from the …

Middle East

Don't make babies rely on breast milk in war zones

<b>(CNN) —</b> As they sought to help those escaping the hell of Mosul and its siege, the staff of Doctors Without Borders grappled with a huge challenge: many, many undernourished babies.<p>"Over the past couple of weeks we've seen an increase in the number of malnourished children needing treatment," …

Japan prepares for possible North Korea attack

Japan's missile interceptors are in position to thwart a possible North Korean missile launch. CNN'S Kyung Lah reports.

Charlottesville, hate crimes are public health issue, experts say

<b>(CNN) —</b> As a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, turned deadly on Saturday, doctors and public health leaders were among those watching events unfold on their television screens and social media.<p>Dr. Georges Benjamin, executive director of the American Public Health Association, …

Lebanon abolishes 'marry-the-rapist' clause

<b>(CNN) —</b> Lebanon's Parliament has voted to repeal a clause that lets rapists off the hook if they marry their victims, according to the country's official news agency.<p>It follows in the footsteps of Jordan and Tunisia, which annulled their "marry-the-rapist" clauses in recent weeks.<p>There are still …

Joshua Wong and two other Umbrella Movement leaders jailed in Hong Kong

<b>Hong Kong (CNN) —</b> A Hong Kong court has jailed Joshua Wong and two other leaders of the 2014 "Umbrella Movement," three years after they helped organize the largest pro-democracy protests ever held in the city.<p>Wong, 20, was sentenced to eight months in prison Thursday, reduced to six months on …

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Using emoticons in work emails make you look incompetent, a study finds

<b>Jerusalem (CNN) —</b> Pro tip: Keep the smiley faces out of your work emails, or else the person receiving the message may think you're incompetent.<p>That's according to a study published in "Social Psychological and Personality Science." It calls itself "the first systematic investigation of the effects …

Senator heckled for wearing burqa

Australia's far-right One Nation leader Pauline Hanson has turned up to Parliament wearing a full burqa.

U.K. to food industry: Cut the calories in pizzas and burgers

The British government has a new enemy: calories.<p>After cracking down on sugar and salt, Public Health England said Friday it now wanted companies to slash the calories in food to tackle an obesity epidemic among children.<p>It plans to set calorie targets for fast food and other meals popular with …

Stop Microwaving Your Dirty Sponges

Kitchen sponges are notorious for being bacteria-ridden. By some estimates, they are dirtier than toilet seats. Strains of germs range from …

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This Frittata Is How You Eat French Onion Soup for Breakfast

Arrange a rack in the middle of the oven and heat to 400°F.<p>Heat 1 tablespoon of the butter in a 10-inch cast iron skillet over medium heat until …

8 Things You Should Never Buy Used

We're all about finding great deals on stuff, but sometimes drawing the line between secondhand and spoiled can be tricky. Some items — like tables, …

Eating This Food Could Help You Feel Less Bloated And Constipated After Flying

Sounds good to us.<p>Flying can leave you feeling bloated and constipated, particularly if your food routine has been disrupted by crossing time …

A Technique to Intensify Flavor, Improve Texture & Impress Chef-Friends

As a baker, <b>my primary goals have long been purity of flavor and unadulterated texture</b>. It all began over forty years ago, with apple pie. I despaired over all the juices that exuded during baking, rendering the bottom crust soggy and pointless. I saw recipes that suggested macerating the apple …

How To Make A-MAZING Jerk Chicken

Jerk Spatchcock Chicken

Step 1<p>Preheat The Oven<p>Preheat the oven to 180ºC.<p>Step 2<p>Prepare The Rub<p>Peel and mince the garlic. Finely chop the chilli. Throw the jerk seasoning, …

Recipes

10 (5-Ingredient) Chicken Dinners for the Week Ahead

Guys, great news! Getting a wholesome, satisfying meal on the table without spending hours in the kitchen is totally possible. The key is choosing …