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Buffett, Bezos, Dimon appoint Dr. Atul Gawande as CEO of their newly formed health care company

Dr. Atul Gawande will lead the joint health-care venture between Amazon, J.P. Morgan and Berkshire Hathaway, the three companies announced …

Health Care

25 Sauvignon Blancs From Around the World

Sauvignon Blanc is grown around the globe and it's no wonder why. This top white wine grape has a wide range of styles and terroir-expressions that …

Wine & Spirits

Trump orders creation of space-focused U.S. military branch | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday said he was ordering the creation of a sixth branch of the military to focus on space, a move critics said could harm the Air Force.<p>“It is not enough to merely have an American presence in space. We must have American dominance in space,” …

Space Exploration

Avoiding World War III in Asia

Democratic peace theory is both inspirational and aspirational—but at this moment in history it is of limited applicability.World War II still hasn’t …

Geopolitics

This Pasta Salad Recipe Is a Hit At Every Summer Cookout I Bring It To

Customize this pasta salad recipe with other ingredients you love for the easiest dish of summer.<p>Looking for a reliable dish that's family-friendly, …

Healthy Eating

In a first, Haley proposes U.N. General Assembly vote to condemn Hamas

The proposed vote on Hamas' responsibility over Gaza in the 193-member UN chamber amounts to a referendum on the militant group.<p>><br>• ><p>U.S. Ambassador to …

Israel

NATO-member Norway wants to double US troops near Russia

Norway will ask the US to double the number of troops stationed in its north and send them closer to its border with Russia. The move could raise …

Russia

A 2-Week Keto Meal Plan For Weight Loss

Interested in starting the keto diet, but have no idea what you should and should not be eating? We've got you covered. The following recipes meet the low-carb, high-fat requirement, and combined with a consistent workout routine, you're going to drop the pounds in no time. Bon appétit!

Healthy Eating

Magnetic 'metal seed' that destroys brain tumours in ten minutes invented by British scientists

Deadly brain tumours could be removed in just ten minutes with a groundbreaking new treatment which uses MRI scanners to heat up cancer cells until they die.<p>The new therapy, developed by University College London, involves injecting a tiny magnetic metal ‘seed’ into the bloodstream and directing it …

Cancer

6 Sheet Pan Breakfasts You Can Make for a Morning Crowd

Chrissy Teigen's recent announcement about her love of sheet pan meals made waves on the internet. Everyone, it turns out, loves sheet pan meals for …

Breakfast

10 Yoga Poses to Do in Bed to Ease Pain and Have the Best Sleep of Your Life

Whether you sit in an office chair all day, like to garden, or are on your feet for extended periods of time, you're probably no stranger to sore …

Yoga

What to Know Before You Go: Guatemala

It’s hard to imagine someone traveling to Guatemala and leaving unchanged. The mountainous landscape is nothing less than magical, and the …

South America

Antifungal drug kills dormant colorectal cancer cells

Colorectal cancer is the fourth most commonly diagnosed type of cancer in the United States. Though various treatments are available for it, certain …

Cancer

Hands off my data! 15 default privacy settings you should change right now

On the Internet, the devil’s in the defaults.<p>You’re not reading all those updated data policies flooding your inbox. You probably haven’t even looked for your privacy settings. And that’s exactly what Facebook, Google and other tech giants are counting on.<p>They tout we’re “in control” of our …

Apps

The Rainbow Mountain in Peru Look Unreal — But You Can Actually Go Here

Ever wanted to go somewhere over the rainbow?<p>While you’ll probably never make it to Oz, you can go to a land where you’ll be positively surrounded by …

Hiking

7 tips for grilling vegetables like a pro

Warmer weather is coming and with it: grilling season! There’s nothing I love more than hanging out on the patio and enjoying a warm evening by the grill (most likely with a cool cocktail in my hand). Grilling is the ultimate flavor enhancer, but if you think of it as a burger-cooking machine then …

BBQ

Here Are the 37 States That Don't Tax Social Security Benefits (and the 13 That Do)

Retirees in these states could potentially keep more of their Social Security benefits.<p>Nearly three-fourths of U.S. states don't tax Social Security …

Retirement

Quaint but modern, Slovenia captures imaginations

Experiencing Old World charm and culture in Ljubljana.

European Travel

Grilling Your Meat with THIS Herb Reduces the Risk of Carcinogens

Studies have shown grilling meat over high heat can up your chances of cancer—here’s one delicious way to reduce the risk.<p>There are few things better …

Cooking

10 Best Tours in Buenos Aires

Here's how to explore different sides of Argentina's cosmopolitan capital.<p>Latin America’s most cultural city, Buenos Aires, is packed with tours, from arts and design to personal shopping and fascinating street art. Shop Hop shares an address book bursting with leather tailors and designers who can …

Argentina

Leave It to Richard Branson to Create Cruise Ships Like None You've Seen Before

Virgin is headed to the open seas.<p>Virgin Voyages, the upcoming cruise line from Richard Branson, has unveiled a “shiptease” with information about …

Cruise Ships

Defence pamphlet shows how population can prepare in event of attack and contribute to country’s ‘total defence’<p>The Swedish government has begun sending all 4.8m of the country’s households a public information leaflet telling the population, for the first time in more than half a century, what to …

War

9 Best Small Towns in Portugal

While Lisbon and Porto are often the starting point for most tourists heading to Portugal, it’s worth branching out to experience all the country has …

European Travel

Google just slashed the price on its massive storage plans with Google One upgrade

Google's storage plans are getting cheaper.<p>The company has launched a new storage plan called Google One, which offers significantly better deals …

10 Mosquito Repelling Plants to Keep You Safe this Summer

Did you know that only the female mosquito bites? Let that sink in for a second. As much as we all get eaten alive each summer by pesky mosquito …

Delicious Side Dishes That’ll Steal the Show at Your Next Potluck

Guaranteed to please.<p>When it comes to any potluck, the side dishes can make all the difference between a ho-hum supper and a real crowd-pleasing …

Cooking

8 Months, 6 Continents: The World’s Longest Cruise Will Set Sail Next Summer

Viking Sun, a 465-stateroom vessel that accommodates 930 guests, is offering travelers the chance to check off more from their bucket list during one …

This Airline Will Fly Kids for Free So You Can Take a Family Vacation to Scandinavia (Video)

If you’re looking for a budget-friendly way to explore the Scandinavian countries of Sweden, Norway, and Denmark, or the countless natural sights of …

This company is making an at-home CRISPR kit to find out what’s making you sick

‘When I think of CRISPR, I really think of biology’s search engine’<p>A new biotech company co-founded by CRISPR pioneer Jennifer Doudna is developing a device that uses CRISPR to detect all kinds of diseases like malaria, tuberculosis, and Zika. The tech is still just in prototype phase, but research …

Venice to deny tourists access to parts of the city as authorities segregate locals and visitors

Venice's city council is segregating locals and tourists in a drastic move to try and combat overcrowding.<p>Local authorities are introducing new …