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6 Ways to Take Care of Your Balls​ | Men’s Health

We spoke with dermatologist James Collyer, M.D. about the topic. He’s the medical director at Modern Dermatology in Seattle, specializing in men’s skincare concerns. Here are Dr. Collyer’s suggestions for keeping everything clean, fresh, smooth, and above all, healthy.<p><b>Wear the right underwear</b><p>Cotton …

Ben Carson to Donald Trump: No Thanks on Secretary Position

“Dr. Carson feels he has no government experience, he’s never run a federal agency,” Armstrong Williams says<p>Dr. Ben Carson, one of the rivals …

Donald Trump

Americans don't seem to be too fazed by the presidential election

The basic idea is that if Americans are unsure about the future they may be inclined to slow down spending until they know things such as how much they will pay in taxes or what the costs of goods from overseas will be.<p>CEOs of major corporations are using the election as an excuse for their …


Your avocado toast may be killing the Monarch butterfly

Two things Americans really love are coming into conflict.<p>Avocados have become an increasingly popular food in the US in recent years, as they’ve been both linked with health benefits and also aggressively marketed. But most of the avocados consumed in the US are grown in Mexico, and as demand …


See the first images from this year's Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition

A curious city-dwelling fox, a rare golden langur in India and Australia’s colourful cuttlefish all feature in images from finalists in this year’s Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition.<p>The Wildlife Photographer of the Year contest, which is developed and produced by the Natural History …

Nature Photography

One Star Over, a Planet That Might Be Another Earth

Another Earth could be circling the star right next door to us.<p>Astronomers announced on Wednesday that they had detected a planet orbiting Proxima Centauri, the closest neighbor to our solar system. Intriguingly, the planet is in the star’s “Goldilocks zone,” where it may be neither too hot nor too …


Pictures of the Week 7.28.16

Street Art

3 dead, 1 hurt in shooting near Seattle; suspect in custody

SEATTLE (AP) — A gunman attacked a gathering of young adults at a suburban Seattle home early Saturday, killing two people at a fire pit before firing more shots from the roof, the grandmother of one of the witnesses said.<p>A total of three people were killed and another injured at the Mukilteo …

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Bernie Sanders

Here is a look at the f/0.7 lenses that Stanley Kubrick used

Have you ever seen an f/0.7 lens? Stanley Kubrick used one regularly.<p>If you are lucky enough to be in San Francisco right now, you can pay a visit to …

Dallas Mourns Slain Police Officers: Pictures

Los Angeles

14 Style Lessons from the Best- and Worst-Dressed Men of the Week

With David Beckham, Will Smith, and Matthew McConaughey. (All right, all right, all right.)<p>The right way to take it easy this summer, the suiting mistake everyone's still making, and more.

Men's Fashion

Volkswagen to Pay Up to $14.7 Billion to Settle Diesel-Emissions Claims

The settlement comprises vehicle buybacks or fixes<p>Federal officials made clear Tuesday that Volkswagen AG’s deal to pay up to $14.7 billion to settle emissions-cheating claims with U.S. consumers and regulators won’t end the auto giant’s woes—nor stop scrutiny of other car makers.<p>The deal puts one …


You'll Never Look at Food the Same Way Again After Seeing These Tiny Sculptures

People will reimagine their favorite food into just about anything, like Legos. One artist is taking it to the next level by making tiny clay sculptures of all sorts of food, like steak, pie, and more.<p>The artist, Kim Clough, posts each creation on her Instagram account, fairchildart_miniatures. …

Chicago police advised to be on lookout for Sinead O'Connor

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago police have advised officers to be on the lookout for Irish singer-songwriter Sinead O'Connor after receiving a report she threatened to jump from a bridge.<p>Police spokesman Officer Thomas Sweeney said Thursday there isn't an active police search for O'Connor. He said Irish …


I Ditched 100 Beauty Products for These 10 Basic Items — and I've Never Looked Better

Here's what made the cut.<p>For most of my adult life, I've been drowning in beauty products. Literally.<p>When I lived in Los Angeles, I had an amazing antique claw-foot bathtub set against the back wall of my bathroom. In between the tub and the wall, I balanced bath bombs, body washes, sea salts, …

How MMA found its feeder system in Olympic athletes

This summer, Kayla Harrison will attempt to defend her Olympic gold medal in judo. If all goes as planned, she’ll end up atop a podium at the Rio Games, add more hardware to the trophy case and return home with a big decision to make.<p>Months ahead of the Summer Olympics, Harrison and her agent have …

Martial Arts

Test finds Chernobyl residue in Belarus milk

GUBAREVICHI, Belarus (AP) — On the edge of Belarus' Chernobyl exclusion zone, down the road from the signs warning "Stop! Radiation," a dairy farmer offers his visitors a glass of freshly drawn milk. Associated Press reporters politely decline the drink but pass on a bottled sample to a laboratory, …

Nuclear Energy

Canadian group meets pastor detained in North Korea; family fears for his health

<b>(CNN) —</b> The family of a Canadian pastor sentenced to hard labor for life in North Korea fears his health may be failing.<p>A Canadian delegation visited Rev. Hyeon Soo Lim in Pyongyang this week, and a spokeswoman for the family is awaiting more details on his condition.<p>The delegation from the Seoul …

North Korea

10 Totally Unexpected but Insanely Chic Looks for Prom

Props to <i>Mean Girls</i>' Janis Ian, who was never one to follow the crowd (or Plastics) at North Shore High. Ironically, the purple tuxedo pantsuit she …


McDonald's has unveiled its hugest Big Mac ever

McDonald's Big Mac is about to get even larger.<p>The fast-food chain is releasing a "Giga Mac" in Japan, Grub Street is reporting.<p>The "Giga Mac" has double the beef of a normal McDonald's Big Mac.<p>Japan is also home to the "Mega Potato," a giant, 1,100-calorie bucket of McDonald's fries.<p>"The Mega …


Mark Rylance and Emma Thompson pose nude with fish for marine protection

Utah Mormons plan 'mass resignation' over church's anti-gay policy

Event which is ‘unprecedented’ in the church is response to outcry over policy that punishes children who do not renounce their same-sex parents<p>Members of the Church of Latter Day Saints are planning a “mass resignation” in Salt Lake City on Saturday in response to a leaked church policy that …


Strange light streaking across Californian sky is actually a Trident missile test

The US Navy test firing a Trident II missile caused panic among Californians who reported seeing a UFO streak across the sky<p>Footage of a mysterious beam of bright light streaking across the night sky of California sent the Internet into a frenzy after people began uploading videos of the incident …

The InStyle Awards Had No Shortage Of Great Style, Natch

The first-ever InStyle Awards were hosted in Los Angeles Monday night, and a slew of stylish actresses, models and fashion folk stepped out for the occasion.<p>The star-studded event, which honored Gwyneth Paltrow as Style Icon and Zoe Kravitz as Best Dressed Breakthrough, among others, featured a <i>lot</i> …

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