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The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

Quit Your Day Job and Start Growing Shiitakes

A new study reveals that growing shiitake mushrooms outdoors can be super lucrative for farmers, who are charging $16 per pound. Surprisingly, demand …

NBA free agency rumors: Greg Oden draws interest

Despite being out of the NBA for more than three full seasons, several NBA teams have interest in signing former first overall pick Greg Oden.<p>Greg Oden might not be on the first, second or third tier of top free agents available this summer, but he might be one of the more intriguing players on the …

Dinner Tonight: Red Curry with Shrimp, Zucchini, and Carrot

When it comes to convenient pantry staples to have on hand for a quick meal, a can of good Thai curry paste ranks up there with bacon and kimchi. (That's especially true if you can find the Mae Ploy brand). Grab a can of coconut milk and whatever happens to be in the fridge, and twenty minutes …

New Yorkers Mourn The Man Allegedly Murdered For Being Gay

Mark Carson, 32, was shot in the head in Greenwich Village Friday night. Police say it was a hate crime.<p>On Sunday night, hundreds gathered at the corner of Sixth Avenue and Eighth Street in Manhattan's Greenwich Village neighborhood to mourn 32-year-old Mark Carson, who died Friday night after …

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Deleted Snapchat photos recovered 'within days' by forensics company

Privacy in the digital world has taken another hit as engineers announced this week they were able to recover deleted files from the popular mobile …

Gay marriage passes in Minnesota House

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A pivotal vote Thursday in the Minnesota House positioned that state to become the 12th in the country to allow gay marriages and the first in the Midwest to pass such a law out of its Legislature.<p>The 75-59 vote was seen as the critical step for the measure, which would allow …

White House Wades Into Military Sexual Assault Controversy, Pledges Leadership

The White House delved further into the controversy over sexual assaults in the U.S. military Thursday, meeting with members of Congress in the wake of a high-profile arrest of an Air Force official and a shocking Pentagon report revealing the extent of the sexual assault epidemic in the armed …

W.H., Hill press military on assaults

The White House is joining frustrated lawmakers who want to crack down on sexual assault in the military, though it’s unclear if President Barack Obama would sign a key measure that backers say would help address the problem.<p>But one thing is clear — a cascade of scandals have shaken Washington’s …

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Facebook Home Is A Flop: Employees Know It And Users Don't Like It

The phone launched less than a month ago.<p>Facebook Home is an Android app that adds a Facebook wrapper to your phone's home screen. Instead of the normal app icons, you see Facebook's Cover Feed, a moving slide show of photos and status updates from your Facebook friends. You can like or comment on …

Ariel Castro: Ohio prosecutors may seek death penalty for kidnap suspect

Prosecutors in Ohio have said they may seek the death penalty in the case of the former school bus driver accused of the kidnap and rape of three …