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Trump policies play supporting role in 2017 Oscars

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Donald Trump's name was rarely mentioned during Sunday's Academy Awards, but the U.S. president's policies were a running subtext throughout the evening.<p>Host Jimmy Kimmel fired the first shot in his opening monologue.<p>"I want to say thank you to President Trump. Remember last …

Trump Campaign CEO Steve Bannon: Trump Moment "Has A Certain Global Aspect To It"

Bannon said he would go back to hosting Breitbart's radio show after the election.<p>Steve Bannon, Donald Trump's campaign CEO and former <i>Breitbart</i> chief, gave a rare interview Wednesday in which he hailed a "sea change" reshaping American politics and framed Trump's rise within a nationalist tide …

One of America's 'best' school districts is actually kind of racist

A big sign that reads "America's best urban schools" hangs in the window of the building where Long Beach Unified School District board meetings are held, says Sarah Omojola, one of the coauthors of a damning report released Tuesday that admonishes the California district for mistreating its …

“Nasty women vote”: In a sweet rebuke to the GOP and Trump’s war on women, America is poised to elect a record number of women to Congress

<b>(AP/Steven Senne/Orhan Cam via Shutterstock/Salon)</b><p>Elizabeth Warren will likely be only one of many outspoken women on the Hill thanks to the GOP’s misogyny<p>Gary Legum<p>October 26, 2016 8:59am (UTC)<p>Conservative commentator Amanda Carpenter, a CNN talking head who has worked as a high-level aide to Sen. …

Feminism

Evolutionary Research May Have Used A Flawed Sampling Bias Correction Method For A Decade

Fossils are the windows through which we can peer back into the evolutionary history of plants and animals that inhabit, or once inhabited, Earth. …

Dreamworld accident: two children in 'miracle' survival from Thunder Rivers ride tragedy that killed both their mothers

Two children aboard a doomed ride at a theme park in Australia have been labelled the “miracle” survivors after they escaped as a water raft overturned and the four other passengers were killed, including both of their mothers.<p>Police said it was not clear how the boy and girl, aged 10 and 12, …

A Final, Alternative Look Back at Burning Man 2016 in Pictures

Modern Techniques for Home Cooks

Delicious recipes that feature important cooking lessons, from sous vide salmon with cucumbers to vegan brownie bites.

Blair Witch - Trailer

A group of college students on a camping trip discover they are not alone.

College & University

Snowden - Trailer

Oliver Stone's feature film chronicling CIA employee Edward Snowden, who leaked thousands of classified documents to the press.

Pictures of the Week 9.15.16

London

This Actress Died After Trying To Use Alternative Medicine To Treat Her Cancer

She decided to forgo chemotherapy and use cupping and acupuncture instead.<p>She also said finances and a friend who had died from cancer despite receiving chemotherapy were her reasons for her decision.

'Like a trip to the zoo': Inside Dandong, the Chinese tourist town window into North Korea

<b>As North Korea is set to face its toughest United Nations sanctions in response to its biggest and fifth nuclear test, China correspondent Matthew</b> …

Large Outdoor Double Chair Bench Plans

This step by step woodworking project is about large outdoor double chair bench plans. This wood project is ideal for your backyard, if you want to …

Woodworking

Elephant history rewritten by ancient genomes

DNA from extinct species forces rethink of elephants’ family tree.<p>The genome of a mysterious ancient fossil has shaken up the elephant family …

Alleged Duterte hitman denied protection after tell-all testimony

<b>(CNN) —</b> The man who publicly accused Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte of running a hit squad and personally killing people won't be given state protection.<p>Senate President Koko Pimentel announced on his verified Facebook page that Edgar Matobato won't be put in protective custody because his …

The TV Stars Who Were Only Great In One Role

With the Emmy Awards happening this weekend, we’ve been looking back through its archives to get a sense of how it’s shaped our views of television. …

More evidence backs transposon theory of aging

A new study increases and strengthens the links that have led scientists to propose the “transposon theory of aging.”<p>“So far there have been …

Paddle Boarding On Smooth Water

DTI Logo

Sometimes it’s not about colour or pattern. From the portfolio of interior designer Benjamin Vandiver.

Logos

Cantilevered Home Shaping Indoor-Outdoor Lifestyle

Architect Aarón Carrillo of Carrillo Architects and Associates imagined a stunning cantilevered home built on a trapezoidal plot of land in Temozón, …

Top 10 Tips for Capturing the Spirit of Australia

By College Tourist; Author: Shannon Kelly, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign<p><b>Must see destinations in the Land Down Under</b><p>I was lucky enough to study abroad this past semester at The University of Melbourne. During my four months on exchange, I was able to live like a local in Melbourne, and …

Australia

'Big Sky' is a big void where a thriller could have been

A promising setup is left to wither in the intense Albuquerque sun permeating "Big Sky," a slack agoraphobic thriller marking the English-language debut of Mexican filmmaker Jorge Michel Grau.<p>Bella Thorne heads a squandered cast, playing the role of a teenager en route to a treatment facility for …

Atlanta has the best wireless service in the land, Denver and L.A. among the worst

Atlanta and Chicago have the best wireless service performance in the United States, says a new report from RootMetrics, while Denver and Los Angeles have among the worst.<p>The study ranked the nation’s largest 125 cities on the quality of their mobile data service, voice service, and text messaging …

Los Angeles

60+ Incredible Tiny Houses You'll Hardly Believe Are Real

Be warned: This list might inspire you sell your home and downsize immediately.<p>Tiny homes aren't just about looking cute — they're part of a growing movement that promotes sustainable living. Many designers have figured out innovative ways to make these small homes amazingly well-equipped and, …

Should You Hire An Interior Decorator For Your Kid's Dorm Room?

Perhaps. Or, you could just learn how to think like one.<p>Dawn Thomas is an interior decorator who specializes in transforming mundane dorm rooms into palatial paradises. Read below for Dawn's advice on how to create an oasis out of any dorm room.<p><b>1. Organization is key.</b> Girls have a tendency to bring …

On the Red Couch with Comedian Eddie Izzard

<i>“A sense of humor is just common sense, dancing,” said the American philosopher William James. Getting a laugh poses risks: say the wrong thing and everyone thinks you’re tone deaf. Ironically, it’s a serious matter.</i><p><i>For comedian and actor Eddie Izzard, it’s also a career hazard. Fond of making</i> …

Eddie Izzard

52 Landscaping Ideas for a Stunning Backyard

These dreamy spaces will leave you starry-eyed.<p>Tiny courtyards or sprawling lawns, these outdoor escapes make the most of their surroundings. Plus, get more amazing backyard inspiration!