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Trump to Scrap Critical Health Care Subsidies, Hitting Obamacare Again

WASHINGTON — President Trump will scrap subsidies to health insurance companies that help pay out-of-pocket costs of low-income people, the White House said late Thursday. His plans were disclosed hours after the president ordered potentially sweeping changes in the nation’s insurance system, …

Migaloo Kokomo Ailand Floating Habitat

Cleverly named after waterlogged masses of land, the Migaloo Kokomo Ailand Floating Habitat blurs the lines between boat and island. Its oil rig-like …

Dining Rooms

Did you pay to freeze your own credit? This bill would refund you — and ban the fees.

Sen. Elizabeth Warren (Mass.) and a dozen other Democrats introduced a bill on Friday that seeks to end a major frustration for consumers who've sought to protect themselves from the Equifax data breach.<p>The legislation, named the Freedom from Equifax Exploitation Act, would force credit reporting …

Identity Theft

Hurricane Irma will likely cover South Florida with a film of poop

South Floridians are bracing for Hurricane Irma’s potentially catastrophic damage. Weather advisories are warning of massive flooding, which will likely render roads impassable and homes uninhabitable.<p>They also face a less visible, yet frightening, potential consequence: contamination from …

Rainfall

Revealed: This is the most beautiful country in the world

Rough Guides asked its readers to vote for the most beautiful country in the world – and it’s hardly surprising to hear that Scotland came right on …

Scotland

OBEY’s founder on how to make an image the whole world sees

As the creative force behind the Barack Obama “Hope” poster, Shepard Fairey is, to put it frankly, single-handedly responsible for one of the most iconic political images in modern history. Consisting of a stylised, stencil drawing of the young Democratic nominee staring resolutely into the …

A Requiem for Florida, the Paradise That Should Never Have Been

As Hurricane Irma prepares to strike, it’s worth remembering that Mother Nature never intended us to live here.<p>ORLANDO, Fla.—The first Americans to spend much time in South Florida were the U.S. Army men who chased the Seminole Indians around the peninsula in the 1830s. And they hated it. Today, …

Rainfall

Steven Soderbergh Is Back to Destroy Hollywood

For 25 years, Steven Soderbergh was a master of manipulating the Hollywood system to his creative advantage, until he quit in disgust over what it had become and struck out on his own. Now he’s back to teach other filmmakers how to make films for the next 25—and blow up the system for good.<p>One of …

Total solar eclipse 2017: 6 best apps for the big event

On August 21, 2017, North America will be in the direct path of a total solar eclipse, which happens when the Moon completely covers the Sun.<p>In the U.S., the path of the total eclipse will extend from Lincoln Beach, Oregon to Charleston, South Carolina.<p>If you’re not in the relatively narrow …

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The secret to baking the perfect sourdough (and Bread Ahead's famous doughnuts)

‘This is the place that does the doughnuts,’ a visitor whispers eagerly to her friend as they approach Bread Ahead’s stall at Borough Market. Moments later they each hold a sugared orb that oozes salted-caramel custard and a hunk of honeycomb – the signature deep-fried creation of this London …

AI and CGI will transform information warfare, boost hoaxes, and escalate revenge porn

When the Roman Republic first conquered the Italian peninsula between 500-200 BC, it was known to send fake refugees into enemy cities to "[subvert] the enemy from within." "Pope Joan" was believed to be a woman who allegedly tricked her way into become pope in the Middle Ages by pretending to be a …

My first night of the Proms: meet the young stars making their festival debuts

The chameleon saxophonist, the competitive composer, the solitary pianist … three young musicians about to make their first appearances at the world’s mightiest music festival tell us how it all began<p>•Our writers picks their highlights of the coming season<p>I didn’t grow up around classical music. …

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A giant lava lamp inside the Earth might be flipping the planet's magnetic field

If you could travel back in time 41,000 years to the last ice age, your compass would point south instead of north. That’s because for a period of a …

Earth Science

Nightshade-Free Survival Guide

“Belladonna: in Italian a beautiful lady, in English a deadly poison.”<br>~ Ambrose Bierce<p><b>What are Nightshades?</b><p>You may have heard of the term “deadly …

This Footage Reportedly Shows The ‘Most Isolated Tribe In The World’ That Kills Visitors To Their Island

This footage has apparently emerged from what has been dubbed as the “world’s most dangerous island” that boasts the nickname for a damn good reason. North Sentinel Island, which is surrounded by the gorgeous sapphire waters of the Bay of Bengal in the Indian Ocean, is home to the “most isolated …

Coast Guard

Surfer is body-slammed by a dolphin in Australian surf | Adventure Sports Network

A surfer on the Gold Coast of Australia was sharing the waves with a pod of dolphins when one of them jumped from a wave and body-slammed him.<p>"Oh, it …

Gold Coast

Thousands evacuate Düsseldorf after discovery of WWII bomb

Bomb defusal experts spent an hour disarming a British bomb after thousands were forced to evacuate. Construction workers often unearth unexploded …

How Two Florida Gym Rats Conquered the Shadowy World of Dietary Supplements

United Airlines Temporarily Grounds All Flights

UPDATE: As of approximately 9:25pm EST United is reporting the ground stop has been lifted. United requested that the FAA issue a ground stop just …

Back-to-School Guide: Must-Have Apps for Dyslexic Students

As the days of summer fun come to a close, thoughts of reading assignments, worksheets, and essays return to the forefront of many students’ …

Studies on CBD and Cancer

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How to Free Yourself From Fear of Judgement

Search youtube for ‘babies dancing’ and you’ll see video after video of children moving to the music in the only way they know how: to the beat of …

Alcohol-linked cancer deaths could reach 7,000 a year by 2035, study suggests

Around 135,000 people will die from cancer caused by alcohol over the next 20 years, costing the NHS £2 billion, figures show.<p>Analysis from Cancer …