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A Most American Terrorist: The Making of Dylann Roof

“What are you?” a member of the Mother Emanuel AME Church in Charleston asked at the trial of the white man who killed eight of her fellow black parishioners and their pastor. “What kind of subhuman miscreant could commit such evil?... What happened to you, Dylann?”<p>Rachel Kaadzi Ghansah spent …

General Hospital

White House Bracing for an Angry Reception in Phoenix

WASHINGTON — Officials in the White House and in Arizona are bracing for a furious reception to President Trump’s campaign rally in Phoenix this week, amid the fallout from his comments faulting “both sides” for racially charged violence in Charlottesville, Va.<p>Of particular concern for some …

This Street Artist Found His Voice In The Midst Of Personal Turmoil

<i>Resurrection of Angels- Los Angeles</i><p>There’s a certain degree of obsession that’s intertwined with being a great artist. An intense devotion to the craft that manifests itself in various ways. Visual artists have a way of looking at the world that’s entirely unique, and their immersion in and search …

5 small things to do every morning for a mindful day - TODAY.com

Do you feel as if you walk around life on autopilot, going through the motions but never really seeing, hearing, embracing, enjoying or experiencing life? Do you ever truly hear what others are saying to you, or are you busy multitasking and carrying out your own conversations in your mind while …

Sanders takes center stage, Trump recedes, as health care fight heats up

<b>Columbus, Ohio (CNN) —</b> If not for the promise of President Donald Trump's signature, the current Republican effort to shred Obamacare would have ended like so many others over the past seven years -- defeated at the pass.<p>But this time around, with an approving executive itching to sign their work, …

Dying man checked himself out when care home wouldn’t let him smoke one last spliff

<b>A terminally ill man has checked himself out of his care home because staff said he wasn’t allowed to smoke one last joint.</b><p>Patrick ‘Dave’ Ford, 70, …

Pain

Expansion draft flashback: Golden Knights seek their version of Tomas Vokoun

The Nashville Predators were doing the Montreal Canadiens a favor when they drafted goalie Tomas Vokoun in the 1998 expansion draft.<p>“Montreal was in a tough spot,” recalled Washington Capitals goalie coach Mitch Korn who was with the Predators in their expansion year. “There were two more …

What happens if astronauts get sick in space?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Doctors can't make house calls to the International Space Station, but even if they could, Earth's routine practices like setting up an IV, taking a blood sample or even keeping a wound clean are incredibly difficult.<p>Consider heart attacks. Even the healthiest astronauts could suffer …

Medicine

Mexico just legalized medical marijuana

Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto signed a decree this week legalizing medical marijuana. The measure also classified the psychoactive ingredient in the drug as “therapeutic.”<p>The new policy isn't exactly opening the door for medical marijuana dispensaries on every corner.<p>Instead it calls on the …

Cannabis

Flyers searching for gems beyond first round

While most of the talk has centered on which player the Flyers will get with the No. 2 overall pick — Nico Hischier or Nolan Patrick — they also will …

A huge part of Antarctica is melting and scientists say that's bad news

<b>(CNN) —</b> Antarctica is experiencing weird weather, and the changes have some scientists worried about the future.<p>There's an area on the west side of the icy continent called the West Antarctic Ice Sheet, and last January, scientists found a 300,000-square-mile portion of its perimeter was melting. …

Global Warming

Turmeric, red grape, and apple compounds 'starve' prostate cancer cells

What do turmeric, apples, and grapes have in common? According to a new study, they could hold the key to preventing and treating one of the most …

Cancer

The Dalai Lama says we can use the same formula for inner peace and world peace

His central theme throughout the speech was the idea that world peace depends on inner peace— you can't solve global issues without first attending to your own emotional life.<p>To a lot of people, even self-mastery might seem like a herculean effort; never mind getting rid of war and poverty across …

What does it take to succeed as a young black entrepreneur in a sector largely dominated by white men seen as daring trailblazers?<p>Three years ago, Jesce Horton, a former engineer in his early 30s, quit his corporate job to set up his own small, family-owned cannabis cultivation business in …

Cannabis

Kunitz not looking to retire, hopes to stay with Penguins

Chris Kunitz isn't looking for a change of scenery.<p>The Pittsburgh Penguins winger, scheduled for unrestricted free agency July 1, said he hasn't …

Fleury calls Pittsburgh 'home' as he empties locker for what could be last time

The Pittsburgh Penguins had one final task to complete Thursday to conclude their championship season: locker clean out.<p>Along with the housekeeping, …

How Long Can Crosby Remain at the Pinnacle?

Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby is at the pinnacle of his NHL career.<p><b>Pundits and fans are lauding Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby</b> …

Here's 7 Pancakes From Around The World That Will Change The Way You Think About Pancakes

Which one would you eat?

Watch Snoop Dogg Narrate a Planet Earth Iguana Chase as Only He Can

One of the most dramatic moments in the staggeringly beautiful nature documentary <i>Planet Earth 2</i> came when a baby iguana was making a mad dash to …

Harlem Will Soon Be Home To A 20-Story Hip Hop Museum

The Hip Hop Hall of Fame won the rights to develop a multi-media complex.<p>Earlier this month, the Hip Hop Hall of Fame Museum won a bid to acquire a Harlem building and development site for a new state-of-the-art facility that will “preserve, archive, exhibit, educate, and showcase hip-hop Music and …

LeBron James, Draymond Green and 2 Chainz Talk Basketball, Football and Music

LeBron James, Draymond Green and 2 Chainz linked up during All-Star Weekend in New Orleans for a wide-ranging discussion. That’s tons of starpower in …

The Single Most Compelling Reason to Buy Marijuana Stocks Right Now

There's really just one reason to buy marijuana stocks, but it's a big one.<p>There are plenty of reasons you shouldn't buy marijuana stocks.<p>Many of …

Nancy Pelosi: Trump 'needs sleep' and she's 'worried' about his fitness

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said Friday that President Trump "needs sleep" and she is "worried about his fitness" for office.<p>The California Democrat made the comments at her weekly news conference in response to questions from reporters about Trump's tweets firing back at former FBI James …

Donald Trump

A Knack for Scoring, and He’s Only 18

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. — The best player on the field for the United States on Thursday night is 18 years old. That sentence also could have been written in March, during the last set of World Cup qualifying matches, and it most likely will hold true again on Sunday, when the Americans visit Mexico, …

The One Dish I Never Get Tired of Making

My name is Karen Palmer, and I make eggs in purgatory over and over again. Perhaps you find that uninspired or even boring given the bounty of exotic ingredients at our fingertips these days. Headlines on food websites scream at us to be adventurous cooks (“The Persian Stew That Will Change Your …

21 Places to Stay if You Care About the Planet

Sustainable, spectacular, and engaged with local communities, these lodges are tucked into some of the planet’s wildest places.<p>From a handful of rustic lodges committed to conservation back in the early 1990s, sustainable tourism is now transforming the global travel industry, and in the process …

National Parks

Shayne Gostisbehere, Flyers Agree on Multiyear Contract Extension

The Philadelphia Flyers and defenseman Shayne Gostisbehere have come to terms on a new contract.<p>Flyers general manager Ron Hextall announced Gostisbehere's multiyear deal to remain in Philadelphia on Friday, via NHL.com.<p>CSN Philly's Tim Panaccio reported the deal is for six years with an average …

Jay Mohr Drops N-Bombs In Bizarre Boosie Badazz Twitter Rant

First <b>Bill Maher</b>, now another white comic is dropping the n-bomb -- this time, it's <b>Jay Mohr</b> who used the word twice in a Twitter rant about rapper</b> …

Jay Z to Drop Brand New 4:44 Album: Check Out All the Clues

<b>UPDATE:</b> After a stream of speculation hit the Internet, it's seemingly been confirmed via the @DJBooth Twitter account that <b>Jay-Z</b> will be dropping his …

Childish Gambino’s only show of 2017 was a groove-filled triumphant ride

Gambino's Governor's Ball set drew one of the biggest crowds at the New York City festival.<p>Donald Glover dances like a man who’s loving life. As …