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Happy face or angry face? A dog can tell the difference, study finds

Word to the wise: Don't play poker with your dog. He can read your face like a book. A new study shows that man's best friend is remarkably good at discerning happy expressions from angry ones – even when he's only looking at half of a person's face.<p>The authors say the findings, published in the …

Biology

Cannabis accessories: The strange world of the 'head shop'

<b>Cannabis is illegal and yet in the UK shops selling cannabis paraphernalia operate openly on the High Street. The "head shop" is an institution that shows no sign of going away, writes Helen Soteriou.</b><p>People may not be familiar with the 1960s term "head shop", but there's one in virtually every …

Cannabis

Go to proper forum to determine adultery: HC

The Madras High Court Bench here has expressed shock at the allegation made by a person that his wife, a judicial magistrate, had given birth to a …

How to Buy Groceries: Supermarket Shopping 101

We take you from the front door to the checkout aisle of the typical supermarket to help you buy (and not buy) food the right way<p><i>This is the second part of a two-part series on how to get the most of your supermarket-shopping experience. Part One discussed how supermarkets try to get you to spend</i> …

Personal Finance

How to Buy Food: The Psychology of the Supermarket

From the layout to the little old lady who hands out samples, we explain the psychological tricks the supermarket uses to get you to buy food you don't want<p><i>This is the first part of a two-part series on how to get the most of your supermarket-shopping experience. Part One discusses how supermarkets</i> …

Columbia University

Rotisserie Chicken and Vegetables with Noodles | Homemade Healthy | Whole Foods Market

Easy Teriyaki Salmon Rice Bowl | Homemade Healthy | Whole Foods Market

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To thaw scallops, arrange on a paper towel-lined plate, cover and refrigerate overnight. Alternately, place scallops in a resealable plastic bag and …

Seafood

Top 25 Photographs from the Wilderness #21

Human Journey<p><b>“The question is not what you look at, but what you see.” Henry David Thoreau</b><p>A good friend once told me that wildlife photography makes him sad. He explained that when he sees images of the wild creatures and unspoiled places his heart aches too deeply at the thought of what he …

Christian Right-Wingers Love Porn: New Studies Suggest the Bible Belt Has A Kinky Side

They preach abstinence and shame the adult industry, but findings conclude that the more Christian and conservative you are, the more you’re into …

98,000 Hacked Snapchat Photos and Videos Posted Online

Rumors that a massive collection of private Snapchat pictures and videos had been hacked surfaced on Friday, with claims on 4chan that the data would …

Google reveals our embarrassing voice search habits

Google recently commissioned a study to show how cool voice search can be, but the findings don't always show the best side of either teens or adults.<p>Google wants to get the word out that all the cool kids -- and at least a few hip adults -- are all about talking to Google. At least, that's the …

Coroner: Dad collapses on infant daughter, she survives 3 days

<b>(CNN) —</b> It easily could have been a double tragedy, the coroner said.<p>Jason Fields, 43, of Pleasant Hill, Louisiana, placed his 11-month-old daughter, Betty Jean Kelly, at the head of his bed while he sat on the edge of the bed with a laptop, Sabine Parish Deputy Coroner Ron Rivers said.<p>Fields had a …

5 Health Myths That Aren't True

<b>The truth:</b> Digestion and exercise both need your blood, but as long as you’re not gunning it like Michael Phelps after chowing down, you’re fine. “As with any exercise immediately after eating, you might feel somewhat uncomfortable after a big meal, but it’s very unlikely you’d be completely …

Afroman Releases 'Because I Got High' Remake to Support Pot Legalization

More than a decade after his breakthrough hit, the rapper-singer returns to back upcoming pro-marijuana votes<p>Thirteen years after Afroman released …

Cannabis

Police arrest father, daughter accused of starving infant

Police in Georgia have arrested a man and his young adult daughter after they allegedly starved to death his 15-month-old infant child and left three other children and a young adult woman emaciated in a hotel room, authorities said on Friday.<p>The 44-year-old man and his 23-year-old daughter were …

5 Best Holiday Party Ideas From Event Planners And Designers

Hint: Stock up on fruit and dust off your Scrabble board.<p>Top talents reveal their ideas for memorable holiday party hosting.

Texas teacher fired after Ferguson tweets

A Texas teacher was fired Friday, one week after sending racially charged tweets about incidents in Ferguson, Missouri.<p>Vinita Hegwood said in a statement that she was "reacting to a series of threatening and racist attacks" made against her and her "expressed opinions on Ferguson, Missouri," when …

Husband who poisoned his wife with nicotine gets life in prison

A former nuclear power plant engineer who killed his wife 20 years ago with a fatal dose of nicotine was sentenced Friday to life in prison without the possibility of parole.<p>Former San Clemente resident Paul Curry, 58, collected on a $500,000 life insurance policy and started life anew in Kansas …

Crime

Death of West Virginia University Student at Frat House Stuns Campus

Greek life at West Virginia University should be bustling this time of year, but the row of fraternities and sororities has been silenced with the death of an 18-year-old freshman on Friday. Students clung to one another at a somber candlelight vigil in honor of Nolan Burch, who was hospitalized …

College & University