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Blood pressure meds could raise your depression risk

<b>(CNN) —</b> Some of the drugs most commonly used to treat people with high blood pressure could also be affecting their mood -- particularly their risk of depression -- according to a new new study.<p>Research published in the journal Hypertension found that people taking one of two classes of drugs, …

Depression

Barack Obama to make historic visit to Cuba in 'coming weeks'

US president would be the first American leader to visit the island since 1928, cementing new ties between the former Cold War enemies<p>President Barack Obama is to visit Cuba next month, becoming the first sitting president to travel to the island in almost 90 years.<p>The White House said that the …

Convict in Indian gang rape, murder case is released

<b>New Delhi (CNN) —</b> One of six men convicted of taking part in the savage 2012 gang rape of an Indian physiotherapy student on a moving Delhi bus was released Sunday after completing his full three-year sentence behind bars, an Indian government official said.<p>He had participated in the most heinous …

India

Hate Attacks on Muslims in U.S. Spike After Recent Acts of Terrorism

Muslims in America appear to have a bull's-eye on their backs.<p>Hate crimes targeting Muslims, their mosques and businesses, have tripled this year and the bulk of the attacks have occurred in recent weeks, according to a tally by California State University San Bernardino college professor Brian …

The psychology of why rekindled romances are so intense

Last month, the New York Times’ Modern Love column told the tale of two romantic relationships that ended and were then rekindled many years later. The author’s romance first ended when her boyfriend lost the piece of paper with her address and had no other way of contacting her. When they saw each …

Relationships

San Bernardino shooter Tashfeen Malik: Who was she?

<b>(CNN) —</b> On the day of the massacre of 14 people at a holiday party in San Bernardino, California, Tashfeen Malik pledged her allegiance to the leader of ISIS in a Facebook post, according to three U.S. officials familiar with the shootings.<p>The terror group claims Malik, 29, and her husband, Syed …

Terrorism

Non-monogamy showed me what it really means to be with someone | Kate Iselin

Being in an open relationship flies in the face of everything we are brought up to believe about ‘loose’ women being undesirables<p>Non­-monogamy, polyamory, open relationships: whatever your preferred term, it can be a heavy word to drop at the dinner table.<p>For many, it conjures up images of swinging …

Relationships

Inside the battle over the Confederate flag

<b>Columbia, South Carolina (CNN) —</b> Debates over displaying the Confederate battle flag are as familiar here as grits and sweet tea.<p>But the outpouring of grief after a racist gunman killed nine African-Americans last week during a Bible study at a historic Charleston church is testing whether the …

Woman's face will be added to $10 bill in 2020, Treasury says

The $10 bill is headed for a feminine face lift.<p>One lucky lady — yet to be chosen — will become the first woman in more than a century to join an esteemed coterie of dead presidents and statesmen featured on American paper currency, Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew said.<p>The new note will be issued …

Why Some Teen Brains May Be Hardwired To Make Risky Choices

Teenagers aren't exactly known for their responsible decision making.<p>But some young people are especially prone to making rash, risky decisions about sex, drugs and alcohol. Individual differences in the brain's working memory — which allows people to draw on and use information to make decisions — …

The Brain

The Notorious B.I.G. x Flume

Notorious B.I.G.

US hails major victory after killing al-Qaeda’s worldwide second-in-command

Pro-Islamic State accounts cheer the death of Nasser al-Wuhayshi, killed in a drone strike on a Yemen beach<p>The United States on Tuesday night claimed it had scored a major victory by killing al-Qaeda’s worldwide second-in-command, Nasser al-Wuhayshi, in a drone strike on a Yemen beach.<p>But Islamic …

Former Egyptian president also faces ruling on death sentence handed down last month over prison breakout<p>An Egyptian court has upheld a life sentence for former Islamist president Mohamed Morsi in a case related to conspiring with foreign groups.<p>The Muslim Brotherhood’s Mohamed Badie was also …

Muslim Brotherhood

New York prison escape puts staff-inmate relationships in the spotlight

<b>(CNN) —</b> The charges against a prison tailor accused of helping two convicted murders escape from a maximum security facility in upstate New York have cast a spotlight on relationships between inmates and correctional staff.<p>The exact nature of Joyce Mitchell's ties to Richard Matt and David Sweat, …

Crime

Boogaloo Blues

Cavs Win, Tie Series at 1-1: Pictures

Yes, we are what we eat but let’s not be silly about it | Barbara Ellen

Photograph: Yui Mok/PA<p>Richard Hammond and James May: just as culpable as Jeremy Clarkson<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/6/6/1433580150855/f69e3b82-0939-46fb-b09f-93776d53a607-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Yui Mok/PA<p>Richard Hammond and James May: just as culpable as …

Top Gear

World’s first biolimb: Scientists are growing rat arms in Petri dishes

Losing an arm can feel like losing a family member. Though prosthetic limbs have been improving, they are far from ideal. And while the improving field of limb transplants gives hope, the patient has to take immunosuppressant drugs all their life to prevent the body rejecting the new addition …

General Hospital

Former police officer who shot Walter Scott indicted for murder

The South Carolina police officer who was filmed shooting a man in the back as he ran away earlier this year, prompting renewed outcry over the use of lethal force by law enforcement, was formally charged with murder on Monday.<p>White outrage over Walter Scott doesn't fix black fear of living in …

Justice

Get Inspired by Chantelle Brown-Young, the America’s Next Top Model Contestant with a Rare Skin Condition

Chantelle Brown-Young was diagnosed with the rare skin disorder vitiligo at the age of 4, after a white patch popped up on her body. For the next few …