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Inside a secret 2014 list of hundreds of L.A. deputies with histories of misconduct

It was a critical piece of evidence: an inmate’s shirt, bloodied from a jailhouse brawl.<p>When it went missing, Deputy Jose Ovalle had an idea.<p>He picked out a similar shirt, doused it with taco sauce and snapped a photograph, which was booked into evidence with the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s …

Bill Gates has read nearly all 37 books by this scientist — here are 7 of his favorites

This pick should come as no surprise — Gates has not been shy about his admiration of Smil's work. On his Gates Notes blog, he said he had read nearly all of Smil's 37 books, most of which delve into topics like food production, energy, public policy, and the environment.<p>"The truth is, I'd read …

Hawaii Is Super Cheap This Fall

Get deals on airfare and hotel stays.<p>This fall, travelers can book a seriously cheap trip to Hawaii, thanks to discounts on both airfare as well as …

Flying

7 NYC Trips That Cost Less Than a New Smartphone

The competition for our attention is fierce; we pay upwards of rent-level money for any new tech toy that makes our social posts up better and …

Coca-Cola

What You Need to Know About Neurotransmitters

Neurotransmitters Definition and List<p>Neurotransmitters are chemicals that cross synapses to transmit impulses from a neuron to another neuron, …

How to make classic Greek Chicken and Potatoes just like this Dallas grandma

Christina Moros, 41, of Dallas has been eating her grandmother's Greek chicken and potatoes almost her entire life. She makes it for her children as …

Recipes

7 Rustic Cabin Rentals in the US for a Dreamy Getaway

Dreaming of a cabin getaway to breath in that crisp mountain air, unwind with your friends and family, or snuggle by the fire with your love? Whether …

Living Rooms

Try beach camping on a weekend escape to Carlsbad, Calif.

Carlsbad struck it rich with, of all things, water. The city got a boost when pioneer John Frazier tapped a mineral spring in the 1880s and its "miraculous curative powers" were a hit. You can still buy this magic elixir today at the Carlsbad Mineral Water Spa (once Frazier's Well) in Carlsbad …

This Is The Most Detailed Map Yet of The Universe's Dark Matter

10 times bigger than the last one.<p>New research conducted as a part of the ongoing Dark Energy Survey (DES) has used the way mass distorts light to …

Dark Matter

The Formula for Chi-Square Statistic

To see how to compute a chi-square statistic using the formula, suppose that we have the following data from an experiment:<p>Expected: 25 Observed: …

Gear & Gadgets

You Can Take One of America's Most Breathtaking Train Rides for Only $97

You can travel from Seattle to Los Angeles all for less than $100.<p>If you’ve ever wanted to see the West Coast without the hassle of driving, then we …

Trains

After Decline in Paris Tourism, Hotels Offer Discounts

What’s better than a springtime getaway to Paris? There may be only one answer: a trip to the City of Light that’s more affordable this year compared with the past several seasons.<p>Data from Expedia.com show that the price of plane tickets to Paris has dropped 30 percent from Los Angeles, 60 percent …

45 Perfect Midlength Blonde Hairstyles to Show Your Stylist

Got that hair colour appointment booked, but looking for the perfect inspiration photo to show your stylist? We've got you covered. The skills of …

Hairstyling

Four places to find sea life in the desert that is Vegas

Just because Vegas is a desert town doesn't mean you won't find plenty of sharks (not just card sharks), stingrays, tropical fish, jellyfish and other creatures. Sea life abounds along the Strip and beyond, if you know where to go.<p>Here are places where kids or burned-out gamblers can take a quick …

You Can Travel Canada By Train With Unlimited Trips for $150

If you need a summer adventure, you could do a lot worse than being able to travel anywhere in Canada over the course of a month for just $150. In …

Black Panther

18 Classic Japanese Dishes You Can Make At Home

Drop the instant ramen and bookmark this right now.

Let The 10th Doctor Teach You Einstein's General Relativity in 3 Minutes

Who better to explain space-time?<p>On 14 March 2017, the world celebrated what would have been Albert Einstein's 138th birthday. But while all of us …

Physics

Netflix Will Let You Request Movies and Shows It Doesn't Have

We have absolutely no chill about this latest Netflix discovery.<p>Have you ever been dying to watch an old movie or show, but Netflix foils your plans …

Entertainment

9 Great American Train Journeys too Epic to miss

There’s no need to get on an anti-septic flight or a tiring driving trip to get an amazing travel experience. Why not make the most of the best kept …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Revealed: Secret list of Netflix codes that unlock hidden list of films and TV shows

Good news for Netflix users - you can use hidden codes to make searching the extensive streaming site easier.<p>It seems not all content appears when …

This Dog's Hair Is Honestly Better Than Mine

What are your secrets, tiny pup?

Nintendo reveals Switch price and date

<b>Nintendo has said it will release its long-awaited new console, the Nintendo Switch, on 3 March.</b><p>It will cost $299.99 in the US, £279.99 in the UK and 29,980 yen ($260) in Japan, more than some analysts and gamers had been expecting.<p>The stakes are high for the Japanese firm after its most recent …

Top 10 honeymoon islands

Tropical islands, sandy beaches and swaying palms have become the perennial motifs for the ultimate romantic honeymoon getaway. But not every couple wants to simply kickback with a cocktail on the beach (at least not everyday).<p>From cruising across turquoise lagoons to hiking otherworldly …

Top 10

You Can See the Most Beautiful Sights in America on This $213 Train Trip

A big adventure doesn't have to cost you a fortune.<p>If one of your 2017 resolutions is to see all of the beauty and history that America has to offer on a dime, then you're going to love this supremely affordable travel idea.<p>Thanks to a brilliant train route devised by travel expert and blogger …

This is the TV show to watch if you actually want to learn how to cook

There are no hothead chefs, snooty judges or stressful cooking contests using Spam or chicken in a can. But <i>America's Test Kitchen</i> will actually teach …

Recipes

The Ultimate Canadian Bucket List Travel Guide in Honor of Canada’s 150th Birthday

Canada is enjoying a moment—not only because of Justin Trudeau mania and the country’s post-U.S.-election appeal, but also because it’s celebrating its sesquicentennial. That’s right, 2017 is the 150th anniversary of confederation, a milestone that will be celebrated countrywide. It’s no wonder …

9 Netflix Original Series From 2016 That Are Basically Masterpieces

2016 may have had its ups and downs, but one thing is for sure: It was a damn good year for television. <i>Game of Thrones</i> and <i>Girls</i> produced some of …

Netflix Original