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Their son was killed. They believe his parrot is telling people who pulled the trigger.

A possible murder witness is talking.<p>The question is whether anyone should listen.<p>His name is Bud, and he’s an African gray parrot in Ensley Township, Mich., with a filthy mouth, according to NBC affiliate WOOD-TV.<p>His latest phrase — the one he won’t stop shouting at the top of his lungs mimicking …

Crime

Chip Kelly Has Saved His Job, but Now He Must Change His 'Culture'

Link to Media<p>It has been a quiet week at Eagles headquarters. No disgruntled running back dramas. No insider reports that Chip Kelly is staying or leaving. No hangups on conference calls or threats to drop the mic during a press conference.<p>Kelly needs quiet as much, if not more, than he needs wins. …

Football (U.S.)

Mark Zuckerberg is Giving Away His Money, but With a Twist

Mark Zuckerberg’s pledge to his new daughter is an impressive one: Namely, that he and his wife Priscilla Chan will give away 99% of their net worth …

This Futuristic Maglev Pod Transit System Will Soon Be a Reality

The still-speculative Hyperloop and the slightly more imminent self-driving car have dominated conversations about the future of transit lately, but …

US Army will test a hydrogen fuel cell Chevrolet Colorado

Some very hardcore testing will determine whether or not fuel cells are viable for Chevrolet's mid-size pickup.<p>General Motors and the US Army's Tank Automotive Research, Development and Engineering Center (TARDEC) are combining forces to create and test a Chevrolet Colorado mid-size pickup powered …

Alternative Fuel

7 Online Classes That Will Make You Smarter and More Interesting | Inc.com

Since massive open online courses, known as MOOCs, exploded on the higher education scene, they've increased the breadth and access of classes in a variety of disciplines.<p>Websites like Coursera and edX have leveled the playing field, allowing curious students from around the world to explore …

Education

Scientists find key to 'turbo-charging' immune system to kill all cancers

Imperial College scientists are developing a gene therapy designed to boost immune cells<p>A protein which ‘turbo-charges’ the immune system so that it can fight off any cancer or virus has been discovered by scientists.<p>In a breakthrough described as a ‘game-changer’ for cancer treatment, researchers …

Immunotherapy

Free Things to Do in Washington, D.C.

Washington, D.C., is full of memorials and museums to visit, many of which are free to explore. But dig a little deeper, and you'll find even more activities and sites that don't cost a thing. Here are some ideas to get you started.<p><b>Attractions</b><p>The <b>National Building Museum,</b> acclaimed for its …

Museums

Madonna visits Howard Stern: 6 things we learned

The <i>Rebel Heart</i> press tour continued Wednesday when Madonnna stopped by SiriusXM’s <i>The Howard Stern Show</i>. In just under an hour and a half, the singer …

5 amazing apps for business travelers

As much as I love traveling, I know how stressful it can be to book flights, reserve hotels, arrive on time and drive in unfamiliar cities. And that's just when I'm going on a relaxing vacation. On a business trip, where a big contract or your job is on the line, the stress skyrockets.<p>What happens …

9 Essential Steak Cuts, and How to Cook Them

<i>Pictured: Spice-Rubbed Grilled Rib Steaks with Green Bean and Cherry Tomato Salad from CHOW</i>Not all beef steaks are created equal. Some are lean, some …

Food

Meet the 100 people hoping to live and die on Mars

We're one step closer to finding out who could be the first humans to live on another planet. Mars One, the private organization planning to find and train a group of four astronauts to send on a one-way trip to Mars, has reached the third round of its selection process and has narrowed its …

How Silicon Valley is trying to cure ageing

Death has always been considered one of life's only real certainties, but now some of the world's top scientists are challenging the assumption<p>Humanity has long been in search of the mythical Fountain of Youth, from Alexander the Great to knights of the Crusades.<p>But now Silicon Valley scientists …

Silicon Valley

World's Tiniest Restaurant Holds Just One Table For Two

If you're the type of diner that demands the undivided attention of a server, a one-of-a-kind restaurant in Vacone, Italy might be a dream come true: <b>Solo Per Due</b> — which translates to "just for two" in Italian — caters to just two diners at a time, reports the Huffington Post.<p>According to the …

Best Places for Honeymooners and Romantics

Travel

A Navy SEAL Explains 8 Secrets to Grit and Resilience

Sometimes you just want to quit. You know you shouldn’t but nothing seems better than crawling back into bed and hiding under the covers. (I am there …

Military

7 Surprising Things That Can Help You Stop Worrying

How nibbling on chocolate and sniffing a grapefruit can help you stop fretting over things you can’t control.<p>What has you up at night? The economy? The divided government? Jobs? Health care? Ebola?<p>According to an October 2014 Gallup poll, Americans worry about a lot of issues. Many of those things …

Why Emotionally Intelligent People Make More Money

A recent study shows those who are in tune with their colleagues’ emotions may be more financially successful.<p>The workplace should be a professional environment: tough, efficient, and free from emotion, right? Wrong.<p>The old adage about leaving your emotions at the door before stepping into the …