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Why police shooting trials rarely end in convictions

<b>(CNN) —</b> Police-involved shootings and controversy over use of deadly force against people of color has returned to the spotlight through a new round of trials.<p>The police officers on trial for the deaths of Philando Castile and Sylville Smith were found not guilty. For the second time, jurors failed …

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AirPods Impressions: ‘Better Than Expected’ Bluetooth, Sound, and Battery Impress Early Users

The AirPods have officially begun arriving to customers in Europe, Australia, and New Zealand, and the first batch of users have started to share their opinions on Apple's new wireless headphones. When they were originally announced, many users cited concerns over the look of the protruding …

Pork Humba (Visayan Pork Adobo)

<i>Adobo</i> is a quintessential Filipino stewed or braised dish prepared using these basic ingredients – meat or vegetable, soy sauce, vinegar and garlic – …

8 Easy Tricks to Make Yourself Look Slimmer In Photos

You're enjoying a fun night out with friends when the inevitable happens: a group photo that turns into a group Facebook post that turns into you manically de-tagging anything in sight. Here, eight easy tricks to make yourself more photogenic.<p><b>Mind your chin. Here's how.</b><p><b>An your shoulders. Here's how.</b><p>…

Why I can’t wait to be a fat bride

A few weeks back I was sitting at a bar, holding hands with my fiance, when a woman recognised me from the internet (it happens, I swear!). She was a fan of my writing, so she came up to introduce herself, and we shambled through a few minutes of pleasant chit-chat. Sensing the conversation was …

6 Unspoken Requirements For Every Job Seeker

The hiring landscape has changed dramatically in recent years. If you want to make it to the top of the short-list and land a great job, you can’t succeed without the following critical assets:<p>1. A job<p>Sad but true. More than ever, it’s hard to get a job if you don’t have a job. According to the …