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Millennials Aren't Buying Homes, but Not for the Reason You Think

As student debt has exploded, young consumers are taking out fewer mortgages and auto loans. But are student loans really to blame?<p>There’s a familiar …

Smoking gun: South Korea uncovers northern rival's hacking codes

<b>Seoul, South Korea (CNN) —</b> On March 20, 2013, a cyberattack brought chaos to several banks and media outlets in South Korea.<p>Then more ominously on December 23 last year, computers at the country's nuclear operator were breached. Again cybercrime was suspected.<p>The source of these attacks? North …

Asian markets mostly higher despite weak China, Japan data

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares rose Thursday despite fresh data showing economic weakness in China and Japan, as investors pinned their hopes on further …

Zidane backs PSG to upset Barca

Paris Saint-Germain can eliminate Barcelona in the UEFA Champions League quarterfinals, according to French icon Zinedine Zidane.<p>Zinedine Zidane believes Paris Saint-Germain has the quality to defy the odds and overturn a 3-1 first-leg deficit to progress from its UEFA Champions League quarterfinal …

China's anti-corruption campaign: The greatest hits

Huge stacks of cash, boxes of jewels and a pure gold statue of Chairman Mao: These are just a few of the items confiscated from Chinese officials during an anti-corruption drive now in its third year.<p>Hundreds of thousands of Communist Party officials, including major party bosses as well as local …

Barcelona beats PSG & Porto upsets Bayern, both by 3-1

PARIS (AP) — Barcelona and Porto moved into good position to advance to the Champions League semifinals.<p>Lionel Messi set up Neymar for the first …

'Furious 7' movie focuses on more than one type of race

<b>(CNN) —</b> It would be easy to laugh off Vin Diesel's prediction that his film "Furious 7" will win an Oscar next year, but not for the reason you might think.<p>After all, the actor was serious when he recently told Variety "It will probably win best picture at the Oscars, unless the Oscars don't want …

The worst foods to eat when you're sick, and the best ones

<b>(CNN) —</b> When you're under the weather the last thing you want is to eat something that makes you feel worse. But what if the last thing you want is chicken soup or crackers, and you're craving ice cream or a glass of wine? It depends on what's wrong with you, experts say. Here are common symptoms …

ISIS Wants a Truce

In the new edition of its magazine, ISIS floats the idea of a truce. Is the group flagging—or is this just another trick?<p>After months of being …

The Nasa team keeping tabs on intergalactic death rays

A space mission tracking the most violent explosions in the Universe has just celebrated its 10th anniversary. Richard Hollingham discovers how Swift has changed our view of the cosmos.<p>You do not want to get in the way of a gamma ray burst.<p>“They’re the most luminous, high energy explosions that …

Universe

Stocks Drop as Investors Focus on Fed Meeting

Investors are looking for clues on the timing of interest-rate increases<p>U.S. stocks fell Tuesday as the Federal Reserve kicked off a two-day policy meeting where it is expected to signal that tighter monetary policy is on the horizon.<p>Drawing investor focus is the likelihood that the Fed will remove …

Stock Markets

The Science of Near-Death Experiences

Empirically investigating brushes with the afterlife<p>Near-death experiences have gotten a lot of attention lately. The 2014 movie <i>Heaven Is for Real</i>, about a young boy who told his parents he had visited heaven while he was having emergency surgery, grossed a respectable $91 million in the United …

University of California

Does Stress Make Us Forgetful? (Is That Why We Can’t Find the Car Keys?)

An expert sorts through the effects of stress on memory, and its troubling relationship to dementia<p>Stress can be memory’s best friend. But when you forget where you put the car keys, stress can also make you feel stupid. One expert, Rajita Sinha, a professor of psychiatry and neurobiology at Yale …

Humanity

Euro sinks close to 12-year low versus dollar

In morning London deals, the European single currency sank to $1.0735 -- the lowest level since mid-April 2003. The region's stock markets were lower.<p>"The US dollar scored multi-year highs ... amid starkly diverging outlooks for interest rates globally," said analyst Daniel Sugarman at trading firm …

Hacking North Korea

It can be hard listening to the stories of people who have escaped from North Korea -- or, to give its official name, the Democratic People's …

Jet Lag Is Worse on Mars

A Martian day is 40 minutes longer than a day on Earth—a seemingly small difference that adds up quickly.<p>What would you do with an extra 40 minutes in a day?<p>Not 40 minutes shaved off some regular daily activity to devote to something else, but an extra 40 minutes actually tacked on to the 24 hours …

Space

7 things to do with your money when you get your first real job

With the second one, though, you have a prime opportunity to start setting yourself up for success.<p>"I think it's a big transition," says financial planner Michael Solari. "Especially coming from college, not making any money, to coming home with a paycheck. People's heads spin about what they …

G5 Games - Privacy Policy

<b>Online And Game Use Privacy Policy</b><br>G5 Entertainment AB (“G5”) respects the privacy concerns of the users of its Web site, www.g5e.com (the “Site”) and …

How Impulsiveness Can Boost Your Creativity

The key may lie in a belief that slightly negative traits have silver linings.<p>Everyone who’s ever prepared for a job interview knows how to turn a personal weakness into a character strength. The flipside of being a little stubborn might be extra persistence. A bit of impatience, properly directed, …

Why You Should Be Eating Dumplings for Lunch

<i>As a defiant response to Sad Desk Lunches, the Food52 team works to keep our midday meals both interesting and pretty. Each week, we'll be sharing our happiest desk lunches -- and we want to see yours, too.</i><p><i>Today: Stuff some dumplings, then stuff your face for lunch. Betty Liu of le jus d'orange</i> …

BIGBANG to Appear on DragonTV's "Lunar New Year Special"

Chinese media is reporting that <b>BIGBANG</b> will be appearing on <b>DragonTV</b>’s “<b>Lunar New Year Special</b>.”<p>The special’s guest performers were hinted at on the …

19-Year-Old Artist Spent All Summer Creating This Massive Chinese Zodiac Drawing

Savannah Burgess is a 19-year-old Atlanta-based artist who recently shared the process behind her latest massive drawing depicting all the animal …

18 Greetings You Need to Know For the Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year

Printable Dragon Craft for Lunar New Year | Play

Mark the beginning of a new year with our printable dragon puppet! It's easy to customize this craft to suit the ages and abilities of the kids …

No Kidding – it’s the Year of the Goat!

<b>After the success of the Year of the Horse, Liverpool Chinatown is heading towards the Year of the Goat celebrations that will take place on Sunday</b> …

How to make Chinese lanterns

Two pretty ways to make easy Chinese lanterns: they’re great Chinese New Year crafts for kids and a fun way to work on scissor skills.How to make …

A Chinese New Year Cocktail Full of Good Luck (and Kumquats)

Whatever the Year of the Sheep has to bring, this cocktail will prepare you for it.<p>Giddyup, Year of the Horse. (Sorry, had to). The Chinese New Year is approaching—February 19—which will usher in the Year of the Sheep. Great news for Serta mattresses everywhere! In celebration, this week’s cocktail …

7 Bold Twists To Classic Lunar New Year Food

Although the new year no longer seems, well, <i>new</i>, you don’t need to settle into the doldrums of winter on account of the solar calendar. (Who needs it, anyway?) In many Asian countries, the New Year is dictated by the first new moon and ends on the full moon, so the party will continue well into …

Year of Goat!