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Cheetah shocks tourists by jumping up on safari jeep

You’re lucky if on an African safari you get a close encounter with an animal.<p>But tourists in Masai Mara National Reserve, Kenya got a little too close for comfort to a cheetah who decided to take a break on their safari truck –for 45 minutes.<p>Heart-stopping footage shows the big cat approaching the …

The 13 Best Winter Cocktails to Get You Through the Cold

From an updated martini to a seasonal riff on the margarita, here's what to drink when the temperature drops.<p>You can sip a martini any time, but there's something particularly pleasurable about a cocktail designed for the colder months. "Everyone's looking to drink seasonally," says bartender …

Ben Carson’s theocratic lie: The pernicious myth of America the “Christian nation”

<b>(Reuters/Jonathan Ernst)</b><p>The surging presidential candidate revives a destructive, ahistorical trope about America’s founding<p>Sean Illing<p>September 10, 2015 3:00pm (UTC)<p>One of the more enduring tropes on the religious right is this notion that America is a Christian nation, or at the very least a …

Dr. Seuss' Raunchy, Forgotten WWII Cartoons Are Coming to TV

They were boozy, they were sex-laden, they taught soldiers a thing or two about life.<p>It was 1943, the thick of World War II, and the U.S. Army Air Force First Motion Picture Unit needed to lift spirits and shed light on military behavior. So they turned to professionals: <i>It's a Wonderful Life</i> …

20 best new Android apps and games this week

Ninja Jamm, Microsoft Translator, Dreamify, MSTY, Fallout Shelter, Down The Mountain, March of Empires and more<p>Welcome to this week’s roundup of the latest, greatest Android apps and games, covering smartphones and tablets.<p>All these apps have been released for the first time – ie not updates – …

Apps

Congress’ Summer Fling With Marijuana

How Congress turned on the DEA and embraced weed.<p>It’s not easy being the DEA these days. After an unprecedented losing streak on Capitol Hill, the once-untouchable Drug Enforcement Administration suffered last week what might be considered the ultimate indignity: A Senate panel, for the first time, …

Cannabis

10 classic rum cocktails to make you feel like you're on holiday

Rum. Just the idea of it conjures up images of pirates, deserted beaches, buried treasure and beguiling senoritas… So shake up one of these drinks to dream the day away.<p><b>The classic Daiquiri</b><p>One of the oldest Cuban cocktails, dating from the late 1800s. Its very simplicity is a recipe for …

7 Ways To Truly Master Your Own Mind

Mastering our thoughts can be one of the hardest, yet most rewarding tools towards experiencing truly fulfilling lives. If you’re reading this, you …

Robotic Spider Dress Powered By Intel Smart Wearable Technology

<b>Smart Spider Dress, powered by Intel Edison, blends fashion with robotics and wearable technology to express the wearer’s emotions and protect their</b> …

'600 Million' Samsung Mobiles Vulnerable To Keyboard Cracking Attack

Given everything that’s occurred over the last two years, Android phone owners would be forgiven for thinking major manufacturers had their backs when it came to security, especially encryption. But a serious issue affecting a default keyboard in as many as 600 million Samsung mobiles highlights …

Information Security

New NSA documents reveal plans to deliver malware through the Google Play store

The NSA developed a plan to deliver malware through Google and Samsung app stores, according to newly published documents obtained by Edward Snowden and published by <i>The Intercept</i>. The documents details a program called IRRITANT HORN, which delivers malware by intercepting web traffic to and from …

Surveillance

10 classic Mad Men-era cocktails

11 Classic Cocktail Recipes

<i>Header image: CHOW</i>People may speak highly of your pie skills, or compliment your grilling game. But trust us: there is nothing more impressive than …

'Captain America: Civil War' Set Photos Reveal The New Bad Guy

"Captain America: Civil War" is currently filming, and when a big movie is on set that means stunts. And stunts means a glimpse at Chris Evans and …

Marvel Universe

Crossbones Makes His First Appearance on the ‘Captain America: Civil War’ Set

When Frank Grillo’s character was introduced in <i>Captain America: The Winter Soldier</i>, he seemed like a decent dude; working for S.H.I.E.L.D. alongside …

The (Definitive) #List of the 20 Greatest Day Drinks

An opinionated ranking prepared with much care, for fodder—or inspiration.<p>The mere fact we need to distinguish daytime drinking from regular drinking let's you know it's a little bit naughty. But there's nothing wrong with canceling everything and just deciding to start boozing at noon. (Or, even …

Android Lollipop: Our favorite features

Just like its name implies, Android served up a mobile update that you can truly savor. The latest Android OS, Lollipop 5.1.1, is far more than a tune-up—it’s an all-out overhaul. And if you haven’t downloaded it yet, here are just a <i>few</i> major features to stimulate your interest in Google’s latest …

Sherry Cocktails Are Your New Secret Weapon

After three or four drinks, look no further for your next round.<p>It's the moment of truth. Your phone lies facedown on the polished mahogany, the relaxed pulse of the music blends with the sounds of a couple dozen voices engaged in pleasant conversation, the lights shining through the ranks of …

8 Widely Held Beliefs You'll Reconsider After You Start Meditating

Daily meditation, like many other foundational practices, can uproot and shed light onto some of the nearest and dearest beliefs we hold about …

Almost all smartphones sold today have the same two flaws -- and the cases you're buying prove it

The other day CNET's Jessica Dolcourt, who isn't a fan of smartphone cases, wrote an article about her favorite cases for protecting the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge, Samsung's sleek new flagship smartphones.<p>The irony of the piece wasn't lost on our readers. "Samsung updates the Galaxy to 'premium' …

Phones

Millennials leaving church in droves, study finds

<b>(CNN) —</b> At its core, Christian life is set of sacred traditions linking generations of sacraments and Sunday school lessons, youth ministry morals and family gatherings sanctified by prayer. An unbroken circle, in the words of an old hymn.<p>In modern America, that circle may not be completely shot, …

Demographics

Facebook Rep Claims Uploaded Photos Become the Company’s Property

Here’s something that may raise quite a few eyebrows among photographers who use Facebook: a representative of the social network has apparently said …

Bar Talk: 10 Things That Will Impress Any Date

Boozy fun facts are the best kind of fun facts.<p>There is a difference between "whiskey" and "whisky"<p>People often get confused, but both are correct—depending on how you use them. Whisky often denotes Scotch and Scotch-like liquors, while whiskey generally denotes Irish whiskey and American whiskeys. …

Alcohol

Panel calls for change at WHO after slow response to Ebola

DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — An independent panel of experts said Monday that "deep and substantial" change is needed at the World Health Organization …