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'Supernatural' Star Jensen Ackles Opens A New Texas Brewery And Keeps It All In The Family

<i>Supernatural</i> star Jensen Ackles and his family recently opened <b>Family Business Brewing Co.</b><b>,</b> outside of Austin, Texas. The brewery features a constantly changing variety of beers, ales, lagers, session IPAs, and barrel-aged stouts.<p>During breaks from shooting his long-running CW television show in …

Beer

America's great strides in cutting smog at risk of being eroded, experts warn

This agenda is very detrimental. It will slow progress and in some instances make things worse Dr George Thurston, NYU<p>America’s leading cities have some of the cleanest urban air in the world but huge advances made in reducing smog are in danger of falling backwards, experts are warning.<p>New Yorkers …

Pollution

Facebook Has Begun To Rank News Organizations By Trust, Zuckerberg Says

A responsibility "to find common ground."<p>Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said Tuesday that the company has already begun to implement a system that ranks news organizations based on trustworthiness, and promotes or suppresses its content based on that metric.<p>Zuckerberg said the company has gathered …

News Industry

‘Veterans are losing 6 different ways right now’

The implosion of Ronny Jackson’s nomination to lead the Veterans Affairs Department may look like the Trump administration’s drama of the moment, but it carries big consequences for 9 million veterans in a sprawling health care system with uneven results and a precarious future.<p>Not only does the VA …

Best Money Tips: How to Transform Your Money at Any Age

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on how to transform your money at any age, time saving tips for selling your …

Women Who Watched “The X-Files” Pursued More Careers In STEM

The phenomenon has been known as “The Scully Effect”–named after Gillian Anderson’s character Dana Scully–and the Geena Davis Institute proved it’s real.<p>When <i>The X-Files</i> premiered in 1993, FBI agent and medical doctor Dana Scully was unlike any other woman on television. Scully, played by Gillian …

How to Get Rid of Bacne for Good

What causes stubborn back acne and how to get rid of it.<p>Bacne is a common struggle, but it isn't really talked about openly. Frankly, it doesn't …

Castro rule in Cuba ends as Miguel Diaz-Canel confirmed in leadership change

HAVANA — Cuba’s National Assembly on Thursday officially confirmed 57-year-old Miguel Díaz-Canel as Cuba’s new head of state, ending Castro rule after nearly 60 years and shifting power toward a younger generation born after Cuba’s revolution.<p>Walking next to Raúl Castro — the 86-year old who took …

Cuba

Moderate GOP Rep. Charlie Dent To Resign

Charlie Dent was already one of a record number of House Republicans who weren't running for re-election this November. Now he is rushing out the door even faster.<p>The moderate Pennsylvania Republican — who hasn't been shy about voicing his frustrations with the congressional GOP and disdain for …

Charlie Dent

Alex Jones of Infowars sued by Sandy Hook parents in defamation lawsuits

Three parents whose children were killed in the Sandy Hook school shooting have filed defamation lawsuits against Alex Jones, the controversial conspiracy theorist and Infowars host who has falsely claimed the 2012 massacre was faked.<p>The two lawsuits were filed on Monday afternoon by Leonard Pozner …

Alex Jones

This Night Cream Is SO Good It Keeps Selling Out At Sephora

A good night cream is hard to come by. And, most people don’t even realize how effective and powerful night creams can be. They’re formulated to …

The Wild Pizzas of Southern Italy Have to Be Seen to Be Believed

A restaurant critic and two chefs go on a pie-in-the-sky adventure to find exactly how far you can stretch the idea of pizza.<p>When do dough, tomato …

The Best Fried Chicken in Every State

According to Yelp, even states outside the South have good fried chicken.<p>In the South, good fried chicken isn’t hard to find. Sometimes the best …

J.R.R. Tolkien book The Fall of Gondolin coming in August

J.R.R. Tolkien, author of The Hobbit and The Lord of The Rings, died in 1973. But fans will get the chance to read a new book by the author (well, new to them) this August.<p>HarperCollins will publish The Fall of Gondolin on Aug. 30, the publishing company announced Tuesday. The book was edited by …

Literature

The world’s largest all-female motorsport competition draws women from across the globe to the western Sahara desert. Welcome to the Rallye Aïcha des Gazelles du Maroc<p>Over the course of an average year, the Sahara desert plays host to a wide variety of automotive sporting events, but none like the …

Motorsport

'Mary Shelley' Trailer Delves Into Origins of 'Frankenstein'

It's time for a look at the mind behind the classic novel "Frankenstein."<p>The biopic "Mary Shelley" is due to hit U.S. theaters soon, and ahead of its launch, the studio has released a new trailer. The preview looks the life of the "Frankenstein" author, how she came up with the horror story, and …

Netflix's powerful Bobby Kennedy for President trailer examines the life of a visionary

A political visionary’s life and legacy go under the microscope in the first full-length trailer for Netflix’s upcoming four-part documentary special</i> …

Parenting is acrobatic in the new Incredibles 2 trailer

‘Suit up; it might get weird’<p>Pixar has released a new trailer for its upcoming animated superhero movie, <i>The Incredibles 2</i>, which shows off how the family is adjusting to their new life as superheroes and a look at the new villain.<p>The film is a sequel to Pixar’s 2004 film <i>The Incredibles</i>, which …

The 10 best British period dramas to watch right now

There's something about binge-watching a British period drama that feels more sophisticated than watching 20 episodes of <i>House Hunters</i>.<p>Whether you like stories set in the recent past or all the way back in 43 AD, we rounded up 10 series that are currently airing or streaming, and pair perfectly with …

TV

7 Spring Must-Haves That Are All 50% Off This Week Only

Spring may be synonymous with ridding our closets of last-season's fad we just <i>had</i> to have (RIP fuzzy teddy-bear coats), but when it comes to our …

This is what happens to your body when you don't have enough sleep

Sleep - it is one thing we all have in common, something we all need and a topic which very often comes up in small-talk situations.<p>Many of us will …

Joss Whedon Finally Breaks His Silence On JUSTICE LEAGUE; "Not Every Superhero Movie Can Be THE AVENGERS"

Joss Whedon took over the reigns of <i>Justice League</i> from Zack Snyder and the results were...interesting, to say the least. Now, the filmmaker has …

April Fools’ Day 2018: the best (and lamest) pranks

Hijinks ensue<p>April Fools’ Day is upon us, bringing with it a deluge of terrible jokes, ill-advised pranks, and the occasional inspired product concept. The “holiday” has been around for centuries, and companies from all over the internet have been imposing their jokes on us for the last couple of …

12 Amazing Home Scents You Need In Your Life

These gorgeous fragrances are perfect for both you AND your partner, and you can buy them (or add them to your registry) right now!

How vitamin therapy can improve your absorption by up to 99.9%

Beauty trends come and go but one that seems to be sticking around and ever so popular is vitamin therapy. Vitamin therapy was originally a thing of the 80's where stars in Hollywood and cities alike, would hook up to a drip or go for regular infusions as a health kick. Many physicians are now …

Wellness

5 Investing Rules You Should Know by Heart

Waiting a decade to invest could mean you'll need to save $112,800 more to end up with the same nest egg.<p>Investing is key to financial success. If …

17 Forgotten Movies Disney Never Ended Up Making That, Honestly, I Kinda Wish They Had

A dream is a wish your heart makes...and then cancels.

Walt Disney Company

The 7 Best Insoles for Shoes (Yes, Even Heels)

Maybe your job entails standing for nine hours straight, or you're planning a vacation where you'll be on foot every day. Modern insole technology …

4 Vitamins Dermatologists Swear By For Brighter Under-Eyes

The skin on your face is super sensitive and is often exposed to the harshest elements–UV rays, whipping winds, and lots of makeup products, to name …

22 ~Blessed~ Dog Posts That'll Basically Sage Your Soul And Realign Your Chakras

You're welcome, my bbs! 💁

Pets