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6 Ways to Keep Your Junk Fresh

From which soap or moisture-absorbing powders to use to the best way to trim<p>We’ll get straight to the point: You need to keep your junk fresh. You need to prevent fungal infections. You need to prevent chafing and itching. You need to keep your balls ventilated, and your hair trimmed.<p>But it can …

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 …

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 …

Markets

After leaving college to help his homeless mother, Peyton Barber signs with the Buccaneers

Former Auburn running back Peyton Barber surprised a lot of people when he entered the 2016 NFL draft. When he revealed that he only did so to support his mom who was homeless, the decision made a lot more sense.<p>Barber went undrafted.<p>He signed with Tampa Bay as an undrafted free agent and faced an …

Tampa Bay

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 …

Caterpillars

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 …

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 …

Astronomy

Pictures of the Week 7.28.16

Democratic National Convention

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 …

Thousands of pro-Sanders, anti-fracking marchers hit streets

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Thousands of demonstrators took to Philadelphia's sweltering streets Sunday, cheering, chanting and beating drums in the first …

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.

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 …

U.S. Department of Justice

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 …

Sociology

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

By Rick Maese<p>Rick Maese<p>Reporter covering a variety of subjects, including health and safety, Olympics, legal and political issues in sports<p>Email Bio Follow<p>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 …

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, …