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Michigan may no longer require humans behind the wheel of self-driving cars

Michigan would no longer require that someone be inside a self-driving car while testing it on public roads under legislation passed unanimously Wednesday by the state Senate, where backers touted the measures as necessary to keep the U.S. auto industry's home state ahead of the curve on rapidly …

Avatar sequel: James Cameron teases details

James Cameron’s <i>Avatar</i> sequels don’t start hitting theaters until late 2018, but the blockbuster director just teased some updated details about the …

Meet Rooms, the Stylish Tbilisi Design Duo Setting their Eyes on New York

When Nata Janberidze and Keti Toloraia were deciding on a name for their new Tbilisi-based design label in 2007, they decided to keep as straightforward as possible and go simply by the word Rooms: "Just like the Doors,” Janberidze said with a laugh. “We do interiors as well, and it’s the simplest …

Tbilisi

1024 Cherokee Boulevard, Knoxville, TN, 37919, United States - Luxury Home for Sale - Mansion Global

$1.1 Million East Hampton Home Comes With Bona Fide Eloise Mural<p>The seller, an illustrator, was featured in a Lena Dunham-produced HBO documentary …

Houses

Adorable Portraits of Rescued Baby Sloths

Photographer and conservationist Sam Trull originally moved to Costa Rica to study primates… then she met her first sloth. It was <i>Slothlove</i> at first …

Costa Rica

Women will attempt Army Special Forces training soon — but they’re not the first

By Dan Lamothe<p>Dan Lamothe<p>Reporter covering the Pentagon and the U.S. military<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Two female Army officers have been selected to enter the training pipeline to join all-male Special Forces units, becoming the first soldiers to do so since Defense Secretary Ashton B. Carter rescinded a …

Special Forces

Here's Why It Looks Like Verizon Isn't Way Overpaying for Yahoo

Verizon’s long-expected deal to buy Yahoo’s core Internet assets is winning the acquiring telecom colossus lots of praise from pundits and analysts …

Solar-powered plane completes around-the-world journey

After 16 months and a 17-leg journey, a solar-powered plane finally completed its around-the-world flight attempt Monday evening when it touched down in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.<p>The plane, called Solar Impulse 2, landed at Al Bateen Executive Airport a few minutes after 5 p.m. Pacific time, …

Bring Some Legendary Style Into Your Home | Valet.

Henry Kissinger said "it's an institution, not a restaurant." Jackie Onassis called it "the cathedral." To say that New York's Four Seasons …

Avant-garde

The hidden calories in your booze, explained in 3 charts

Very few people know what’s in their boozy beverages of choice.<p>Three pints of India pale ale can deliver you half a day’s worth of calories. And a typical glass of California cabernet sauvignon today may have more alcohol and more calories than it would have a decade ago.<p>But you'd never know …

Alcohol

5 Non-Stick Pans That Won’t Give You Cancer

Research has shown that cooking with Teflon-type cookware could expose you to toxic chemicals that might cause cancer.<p>What can you cook with instead? …

Kitchens

Tom Hanks Supported Meg Ryan in the Sweetest Way Possible

Tom Hanks, who is producing Meg Ryan’s directorial debut movie <i>Ithaca</i>, gave everyone on the set of the film an adorable speech about supporting …

15 of the world's most terrifying airport runways

From a Caribbean island where the runway ends right at a popular beach to a runway made entirely of ice in Antarctica, here are 15 of the most terrifying airport runways around the world.

How Yahoo Lost Its Way

The seminal early tech giant never quite found a way to successfully pivot.<p>On Monday, <b>Marissa Mayer</b>’s tenure at Yahoo came to a whimpering end almost exactly four years after it began. Shortly before the markets opened in New York, Verizon announced a $4.83 billion deal to acquire Yahoo’s core …

Jennifer Aniston reveals struggles with self-doubt in emotional speech

Jennifer Aniston keeps bringing the realness.<p>Just weeks after penning a blistering essay objecting to the media's creepy fixation on her maternal status, the Hollywood A-lister, 47, opened up to a room full of kids about her struggle with self-doubt.<p>The "Mother's Day" star was honored at the 46th …

Jennifer Aniston

17 major changes McDonald's is making to its menu

The fast-food chain has added some new items — like the premium sirloin burger — while altering others, like the Quarter Pounder, and started offering breakfast all day, among other changes.<p>The menu tweaks have helped the company turn business around: McDonald's sales are now growing after two …

McDonald's

11 Offensive Festival Looks You Should Avoid This Summer

Culture isn't a costume, even if you identify as a steampunk.<p><i>This article was originally published on THUMP Germany.</i><p>Summer is here, which means it's time to grab your squad and head over to your nearest music festival. Aside from figuring out who you want to see and loading up on sunscreen and …