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8 Items You Should Never Spend Money on, According to Design Experts

Swap out tired dining chairs for this wood-and–hemp string rendition to give your home a modern, Danish-inspired update.<p>These striking black …

One-Step

Disney's exotic animal ban forced 'Jungle Book' animators to get creative

LAS VEGAS — A years-old Disney policy meant to restrict the use of exotic animals in its films is no doubt a good thing, but if you happen to be …

Animation

Science Finds An Interesting Link Between Anxiety And Intelligence

In Personal Development-speak, we are always talking about goals, outcomes, success, desires and dreams. In other words, all the stuff we want to do, …

The 6 most important things you need to know about Facebook's Reactions

Facebook just got a lot more emotional.<p>The social network rolled out its long awaited redesign of the like button Wednesday, which added five new …

Social Media

28 ways to get your kids involved in the Super Bowl

The big game is here. But good luck even enjoying the commercials, because you have kids.<p>Managing nachos and your toddler doesn’t have to be a …

Kids

Feeling lonely? Here are 10 songs that know just what that’s like.

By Amy Ellis Nutt<p>Amy Ellis Nutt<p>Reporter covering neuroscience and mental health<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Sadly, loneliness never goes out of style, musically speaking. The website songfacts.com lists 208 songs about social isolation (many, predictably, the result of romantic break-ups). Herewith a random …

Music

'The Good Wife' just staged its latest major elevator moment

After 11 episodes of build-up, it finally happened: Alicia and Jason kissed — in an elevator, because this is <i>The Good Wife</i> and elevators are where …

TV

Colorized Photos of Child Laborers Bring Struggles of the Past to Life

Noon hour in the Ewen Breaker, Pennsylvania Coal Co. Jan. 1911. South Pittston, Pennsylvania.<br>Lewis Hine—Library of Congress<p>1 of 28<p>Lewis Hine was one …

Doomsday Clock scientists say we're screwed 'unless we change the way we think'

The Bulletin of Atomic Scientists announced on Tuesday that the "Doomsday Clock" remains precariously close to signaling the end of civilization, …

Climate Change

Review: Rihanna’s Anti Rewrites the Rules of Her Career

The great irony of Rihanna’s long-awaited, years-in-the-making album <i>Anti</i>, which finally arrived on Tidal on Wednesday evening, is this: for most of …

Fine Brothers react when backlash over 'React' videos licensing gets heated

LOS ANGELES — Now it's The Fine Brothers who are having to react.<p>The duo behind the hugely popular "React" videos is licensing the brand to other …

This Is What The Entire Known Universe Looks Like in a Single Image

Whoa.<p>Isn't it beautiful? This is an illustrated logarithmic scale conception of the observable Universe with the Solar System at the …

Every parent’s nightmare? Girl runs away, found playing video games 10 years later

A teenage girl from China who ran away after a squabble with her parents and was declared missing and presumed dead, has been found playing video …

Disney's 'Moana' casts 14-year-old Hawaiian native as voice of princess

Disney has finally revealed the voice of its next princess.<p>Auli'i Cravalho, 14, of Mililani, Hawaii, has been cast as the voice of Moana, the titular …

Katy Perry kissed by a girl -- too much

<b>(CNN) —</b> Katy Perry was kissed by a girl -- and got more than she bargained for.<p>At the Rock in Rio festival in Brazil, Perry invited a young fan onstage to share a moment. The fan, overcome by emotion (and perhaps other things), couldn't stop touching her hero.<p>"She's kissing my neck!" Perry said to …

Chris Brown Finds Unlikely Advocates in New Zealand's Maori Women

Chris Brown’s past legal malfeasances have prompted governments across the world to consider barring him from performing in their countries, but the …

Yahoo!

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Apple event expected to focus on iPhones, TV

Apple remained mum even as rumors ran rampant about what is in store at the San Francisco media event.<p>In trademark enigmatic style, invitations provided little more than the time and place of the event, to be held at the spacious Bill Graham Civic Auditorium near city hall.<p>A line on the invite …

Girls should stop playing with Barbies and be given Lego or Meccano

Girls toys are dominated by themes of ‘love and magic,’ which reinforce gender stereotypes, argues Dame Athene Donald, the new president of the British Science Association<p>Girls should stop playing with Barbies and be given Lego or Meccano instead to prevent them growing up believing that science …

How Microsoft enlisted a Native American tribe to design a Killer Instinct character

SEATTLE — When Microsoft announced a few years ago it would reboot the Killer Instinct fighting game, fans were ecstatic. The original game came out in 1994, but now it would come out as a free-to-play game on the Xbox One video game console.<p>But Shannon Loftis, the general manager of Microsoft …

Google’s Latest Chrome Update Emphasizes Speed And Lower Memory Usage

Chrome started out as one of the least memory hungry browsers on the market, but over time, it developed a bit more of an appetite for RAM. Now, however, Google is starting to get back to basics and the latest Chrome release (version 45) focuses on making the browser faster and more efficient.<p>As …

Margaret Cho Speaks Out About Childhood Sexual Abuse: Bullies Said 'You Deserve to Be Raped'

Margaret Cho is opening up about horrific sexual abuse she endured as a child.<p>“I endured it so many times, especially because I was alone a lot,” Cho …

Yes, Wikipedia has suffered a huge decline in traffic (but Google is not to blame)

The analysis appears to resolve an argument between Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales and Similar Web over whether Wikipedia was suffering an unexpected, recent decline in traffic. (Wales also expressed his distaste for Business Insider's coverage of the issue, but we'll get to that in a moment.)<p>Sea …

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To Thrive, Many Young Female Athletes Need A Lot More Food

Participation in sports by girls and young women has soared in recent decades — by 560 percent among high school students since 1972, and 990 percent among college students, according to the Women's Sports Foundation. Highly committed young female athletes now run track and play soccer, basketball, …

Women's Sports

10 things in tech you need to know today

1. <b>Netflix will no longer be able to show high-profile Hollywood movies like Transformers and the Hunger Games to US viewers.</b> Netflix isn't renewing its distribution deal with Epix, and will be focusing on its original-content efforts instead.<p>2. <b>Apple is reportedly planning a big increase in the</b> …