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From Baselitz to Burning Man: 28 Can’t-Miss Museum Shows to See in the United States This Spring

Exhibitions<p>From New York to Los Angeles, these are the art exhibitions that everyone will be talking about this coming season.<p>& ,<p>To celebrate the …

6 Places You Absolutely Have to Stop on a Florence-to-Rome Road Trip

The drive from Florence to Rome is pretty straightforward, just hop on the A1 and jet three hours south. But you should be making a road trip out of it, so skip eating at the roadside autogrill and extend your drive. Pick one or two of our favorite pit-stop towns along the way for 12th century …

This Magical Dutch Town is Like Something Out of a Storybook

One of the main reasons people flock to Europe is for a taste of its history. Packed full of gorgeous architecture, the buildings you'll come across …

Watch: A short film about Scotland reminds us why we travel north

For those who love to travel to the northern places of the world, it can be difficult to describe that passion to someone who prefers that their …

Elon Musk's Boring Company is selling a flamethrower

No, we're not kidding. After weeks of teases, Elon Musk has confirmed that The Boring Company is selling... a flamethrower. That's right, the same company digging traffic-skipping tunnels is now offering a weapon. Plunk down $500 for a pre-order (there's no word on when it will ship) and you can …

Hillary Clinton Let Him Stay. Women Say His Harassment Continued.

A woman who worked on Hillary Clinton’s campaign complained about touching, inappropriate comments, and an untenable work environment created by her boss, a faith and values adviser. He was punished, but not fired, by Clinton. Six years later, he landed the top job at a pro-Clinton super PAC, where …

18 products people waste too much money on that you should stop buying immediately

Waste not, want not.<p>We make so many purchases that we don't always realize what we are buying. If we take a step back and think about all of our additional costs, we could cut a few out of our lives.<p>These 18 products can often be a huge waste of money.

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Beautiful Small Towns in Europe More Americans Should Visit

So you’ve gone and booked a big ol’ flight across the pond. The siren call of wildly cheap airfares to Europe proved too strong to resist -- you may …

European Travel

12 Genius Walt Disney World Vacation Hacks From a Former Cast Member

Finally, someone who can explain how the heck to use FastPass+.<p>One of the best experiences of my life was the year I spent working at Walt Disney …

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Top 10 Life-List Adventures

Raft the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon<p>This is no spur-of-the-moment getaway. You’ll need to book the trip at least six months ahead, take a …

Why the 20/10 method can change the way you clean your house

Your house will never stay clean with those marathon tidying sessions. Try this instead.<p>You're busy, things pile up until you can't stand it or all of a sudden you have company coming over — and you have to do something about it right now. Then you go into a mad dash to clean everything. And you …

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The GOP’s FBI Conspiracy Theory Just Got Even Dumber

Congressional Republicans have uncovered a scandal that’s “worse the Watergate,” a threat to “rule of law” in the United States, and “very, very sad …

CRISPR gene editing may have just become a whole lot more accurate

CRISPR gene editing is an enormously exciting area for molecular biologists, opening up new opportunities when it comes to editing DNA to fight back …

Darpa Wants to Build an Image Search Engine out of DNA

Most people use Google's search-by-image feature to either look for copyright infringement, or for shopping. See some shoes you like on a frenemy's …

SpaceX performs crucial test fire of Falcon Heavy, potentially paving way for launch

And Elon confirmed all went well<p>Today, SpaceX simultaneously fired up all 27 engines on its new massive Falcon Heavy rocket — a crucial final test for the vehicle before its first flight in the coming weeks. An hour after the test, SpaceX CEO Elon Musk confirmed that the test was good, and that the …

New research will radically change response to strokes

Advanced brain imaging technology may give doctors an additional 10 hours or more to respond to some strokes, researchers said Wednesday, a development that may soon bring major changes to the way hospitals treat one of the leading causes of disability and death.<p>The research is upending doctors' …

Monkey see, monkey 2: Scientists clone monkeys using technique that created Dolly the sheep

<b>(CNN) —</b> For the first time, scientists say they created cloned primates using the same complicated cloning technique that made Dolly the sheep in 1996.<p>Shanghai scientists created two genetically identical and adorable long-tailed macaques. The monkeys are named Hua Hua and Zhong Zhong, a version of …

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US' Mattis sees risk in Turkey's operation in Syria

<b>(CNN) —</b> US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis has called on Turkey to show restraint in its military incursion in northern Syria, warning that violence on the border could create a vacuum for ISIS and Al Qaeda militants, Reuters reports.<p>Turkey launched an operation targeting Kurdish fighters in Afrin on …

Kentucky school shooting: Two dead after attack at Marshall County High School

Two students were killed Tuesday and 18 other people were wounded when a 15-year-old boy armed with a handgun opened fire inside a Kentucky high school, authorities said.<p>Terrified students ditched their backpacks and scrambled to get away, and within minutes of the shots' having been fired, …

Senators strike a deal re-opening government after 69 hours

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump signed a bill reopening the government late Monday, ending a 69-hour display of partisan dysfunction after Democrats reluctantly voted to temporarily pay for resumed operations. They relented in return for Republican assurances that the Senate will soon take …

Sessions Is Questioned as Russia Inquiry Focuses on Obstruction

WASHINGTON — Attorney General Jeff Sessions was questioned for several hours last week as part of the special counsel investigation, the Justice Department confirmed Tuesday, making him the first member of President Trump’s cabinet to be interviewed in the inquiry.<p>The interview occurred as the …

Watchdog group files complaint against Trump campaign over reported payout to Stormy Daniels

The confidentiality settlement reportedly paid to an adult-film star who said she had an affair with Donald Trump years before he became president may have violated campaign finance laws, a watchdog group alleged Monday.<p>In a pair of federal complaints, Common Cause, a nonprofit government watchdog …

Dems poised to gain seats after court throws out Pa. congressional map

Several legal experts and GOP operatives said they don’t expect the Supreme Court to intervene.<p>The Pennsylvania Supreme Court tossed out the state’s congressional map on Monday, throwing members and candidates into chaos and potentially boosting Democrats’ chances to win the House majority this …

Supreme Court To Hear Latest Challenge To Trump's Travel Ban

Almost a year after President Trump tried to bar travelers from some predominantly Muslim countries from entering the United States, the Supreme Court announced Friday that it will consider a legal challenge to the third version of that ban.<p>Lower courts have blocked every attempt by the …

Congressional leaders refuse to budge on shutdown’s first day, but negotiations continue

Congressional leaders in both parties refused to budge publicly from their political corners Saturday on the first day of the government shutdown, avoiding direct negotiations and bitterly blaming each other for the impasse in speeches. President Trump joined the fray with a series of charged …

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Trump pushes for Congress to restrict abortions as he addresses 'March for Life' event

WASHINGTON — President Trump called on the Senate to pass a bill outlawing abortions after 20 weeks, telling a group of anti-abortion protesters in the Rose Garden that late-term abortions are "wrong and it has to change."<p>"Under my administration, we will always defend the very first right in the …

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North America's Waterways are Getting Saltier. That's a Big Problem.

A salty chemical cocktail could make rivers and streams more corrosive, leading to dangerous effects.<p>In the wake of a bomb cyclone that hit the Northeast U.S. in early January, many cities have sent out teams to dump fresh layers of ice-melting salt onto streets and sidewalks. But a new study shows …

Can We Build a Hack-Proof Internet Using Quantum Physics? New Breakthrough Heightens 'Technology Arms Race'

Is it possible to build a network that’s impossible to hack? Quantum physicists believe it might.<p>Scientists have previously demonstrated that quantum …

US Launches New Spy Satellite on Secret Mission

The fleet of U.S. spy satellites has just welcomed a new member.<p>The NROL-47 spacecraft soared into Earth orbit today (Jan. 12), riding atop a United …

World's oldest butterfly and moth fossils discovered in 200-million-year-old 'pond scum'

We'll never look at pond scum the same way again.<p>Scientists in Germany discovered the oldest known fossils of moths and butterflies while sifting through what could be described as 200-million-year-old "pond scum" — ancient soil samples filled with pollen, spores, pieces of plants and insect legs …

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