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I worked in a lying desk all day and was surprisingly productive, but I'll never do it again

Sitting at a desk is going to kill me. But standing all day isn't much better. And now new research suggests that maybe sitting isn't so bad after all.<p>Studies on the occupational hazards of working in front of a computer have been trickling in for years, and the results are far from …

Microsoft Is Putting All Internet Explorer Browsers to Pasture but One

That’s it for Microsoft’s Internet Explorer browser—mostly.<p>The tech giant issued a reminder that it plans to stop supporting old versions of the …

Marco Muzzo, accused drunk driver in crash that killed three kids and grandfather, to plead guilty, lawyer says

NEWMARKET, Ont. — A man accused of drunk driving in a horrific crash that killed three children and their grandfather north of Toronto will plead …

You May Love John Krasinski's New Body, But Emily Blunt Does Not

She wants her "doughy" man back.<p>Admit it, you swooned (drooled, sweat profusely, had a sexual awakening, etc.) when you saw those shirtless photos of the new, buff John Krasinski. But for his wife, Emily Blunt, not so much.<p>Last night on <i>The Late Show</i>, the <i>Office</i> star told host Stephen Colbert about …

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A word you probably use all the time can be dangerous to your happiness and your wealth

<i>I deserve to go out and have a nice dinner.</i><p>Deserve.<p>It's a word that implies a pretty high opinion of oneself. It means that you inherently believe that you have done something or have the qualities worthy of a particular reward.<p><i>I deserve a shiny, fancy car.</i><p>It's a word that says that you believe …

Matt Damon reacts to 'The Martian' getting a Golden Globe nomination — as a comedy

A man must survive after being stranded on Mars. That doesn't exactly sound like the plot summary of a musical or a comedy, but if you look at the Golden Globe nominations, that's the exact category where "The Martian" was placed.<p>Star Matt Damon and director Ridley Scott visited TODAY Wednesday and …

The death of the Alberta dream

Large-scale layoffs, empty office towers, falling house prices: Alberta has been gutted by the glut.<p>Late last year, Brandon MacKay listed his …

Leaked 'iPhone 7' Display Backlight Shows Moved 3D Touch and Flex Cables

Taiwanese website <i>Apple.club.tw</i> has shared leaked images of the purported backlight assembly for the "iPhone 7" display. The component draws some similarities to the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus backlight assembly, although the 3D Touch chip and LCD flex cables are relocated on this leaked part.<p>The …

Kristen Stewart Is Having Her Best Beauty Week Ever

Kristen Stewart has been killing it in the beauty department this week. The 25-year-old star has been out promoting (and picking up awards for) her new movie <i>Clouds of Sils Maria</i>, and her mix of smoky eyes, bold lipsticks, and alternating hair textures has us in awe.<p>This all makes sense—the …

Why the Olsen Twins (and Sister Elizabeth) Rejected 'Fuller House'

Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen have "Full House" so far in the rear-view mirror that they can't even seem to speak for themselves when it comes to the revival series. "Fuller House" starts streaming on Netflix on February 26, and by now it's known that the former child stars are the only OGs not …

This might be the first piece of Apple’s unreleased iPhone 7 to leak out

It’s early 2016, which means we have plenty of ground to cover before Apple releases the iPhone 7 series of handsets. Even so, the first pictures …

Cool Art | 32nd Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival

The 32nd Harbin International Snow and Ice Festival is underway in northern China. The theme of this year’s festival is ‘Pearl on the Crown of Ice & Snow.’ Organizers said this year’s festival used a record 11.7 million cubic feet of snow to create the works of art.

Stunning Pulitzer Prize-winning photos: The real stories

<b>(CNN) —</b> Do you have a second? Maybe you'd like to witness a bit of history.<p>All it takes is a second for a photographer to snap a picture that could be the next Pulitzer Prize winner.<p>Right place, right time, right equipment, right photographer.<p>"Click."<p>Suddenly the world has an image burned into our …

What you need to know about the 7 superhero movies coming in 2016

But what are these titles? When are they coming out? Who is in them? What are they about? For your convenience, we've put together this handy little guide that will help you know everything you need to know about the year in superhero films. Enjoy!

5 Luxury Vehicles You Can Own For Less Than $35,000

<i>Editors' pick: Originally published Jan. 6.</i><p>With gas prices down and auto sales up, luxury car shopping in 2016 is a bit more friendly than it was …

See the Adorable Photo of George and Amal Clooney's Newest Family Member, Millie

Life is good for little Millie Clooney. The wrinkly, short-legged basset hound was adopted into the A-list family of Amal and George Clooney back in …

Watch John Krasinski Recall the Very First Moment He Met His Wife Emily Blunt

John Krasinski stopped by <i>The Late Show with Stephen Colbert</i> Tuesday to promote his new film, <i>13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi.</i> The Michael …

The Real Climate Change Hoax

As a performing magician, I naturally take a keen interest in deception. So it was also with a professional, not merely personal, interest that I watched the spectacular fraud perpetrated on the world's public in Paris last month, as political leaders from nearly 200 nations signed the first …

This Guy's Dashcam Kept Rolling As His Car Rolled Off a Cliff

He survived!<p>As this guy starts picking up steam, careening around corners on this winding California road, a couple of questions come to mind. Why is his dashcam on? Is he Russian? Where did he get the high-power Subaru he's driving? Why isn't he slowing down around corners and as he enters this …

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Prince George's First Day Of School Photos Are Too Cute To Handle

OMG OMG OMG OMG.<p>Ever since the British royal family announced that Prince George would be starting nursery school at Norfolk's Westacre Montessori School this month, we've been anxiously waiting for that famous first-day-of-school photo to arrive.<p>Well, Kensington Palace just officially released not …

23 New Hair Tricks You Need To Try Right Now

Will 2016 be your best hair year yet? It might just be with one or more of these 23 easy hairstyling tricks.<p><b>The $1 Trick to Way Shinier Hair</b><p><b>Haircuts That Take Off 10 Years</b><p><b>3 Easy Ways to Make Your Dye Job Last Longer</b><p><b>51 New Hair Ideas to Try in 2016</b><p><b>Why You Should Really Condition Before You</b> …

5 Chic Takes on Hat Hair

How to be the most stylish woman on the slopes.<p>Embrace hat hair this winter with styles that are simple, surprising and far from an afterthought.

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South America's Hidden Gem

South America is the fourth largest continent and the home of twelve independent countries- Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, and Venezuela; two non-sovereign areas- French Guiana (a French Territory); the Falkland Islands, (a British …

Samuel L. Jackson Has Some Issues With ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’

Samuel L. Jackson has been doing the rounds to promote <i>The Hateful Eight</i>. It turns out Quentin Tarantino isn’t the only one involved in <i>The Hateful Eight</i> who has some issues with <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i>. Being that Jackson played Mace Windu, he was tapped for his opinion on the new film (<i>video</i> …

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Books To Read While You Wait For George R.R. Martin To Finish 'GoT'

There are other books in the sea.<p>George R.R. Martin recently ‘fessed up that the final installment of <i>Game of Thrones</i> won’t be done anytime soon -- or at least not quickly enough to please his ravenous fans, whose love for him has proven to have limits.<p>If you’re of the hungrier and hungrier …

The Biggest Mistakes You Can Make Traveling In Europe

<i>By: Erin Snell</i><p><i>Credit: Shutterstock (edited)</i><p>Aside from the typical advice not to drape yourself in an American flag (or the equivalent Team America uniform of stonewashed jeans, North Face fleece, running shoes, and a baseball cap), here are a few real-life tips to help you avoid making regrettable …

Saoirse Ronan pronunciation gift given to Brooklyn star by Ellen DeGeneres

If the power of Ryan Gosling wasn’t enough to teach the world how to say Saoirse Ronan’s name correctly, maybe the power of Ellen will.<p>The <i>Brooklyn</i> …

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A Crushing Bite Gives Sea Otters Their Cute Mugs

All otters are adorable. That’s as much of a fact as the existence of gravity. But among the 13 or so living otter species, none generate as many “Aww”s as <i>Enhydra lutris</i>, the sea otter. These fuzzballs are so cute, in fact, that we often overlook their bad behavior. But what is it that sets them …

Star Wars Vatican review: Stephen Colbert video

Thanks to the continued box office dominance and warm critical reception for <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i>, the latest entry in the blockbuster …

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Gold futures score best settlement in 2 months

Gold futures finished Wednesday at their best level in about two months as global tensions sparked a flight to haven assets.<p>February gold US:GCG6 …