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These Are The UNHEALTHIEST Foods On The Planet

“I’m on a health kick,” our friend Darlene said the other day over brunch. She proudly poured almond milk into her coffee, took a sip of OJ and bit …

Bad Credit is Making Global Warming Worse

Bad credit now threatens the international effort to limit carbon emissions.<p>At the Paris climate conference next month, policymakers will pledge …

Up to 20 inches of snow reported in Northwest Kansas

A powerful winter storm dumped heavy snow in Northwest Kansas late Tuesday night, hitting the area with up to 20 inches.<p>The National Weather Service said the heaviest snowfall was from Atwood to Colby, where about 20 inches of snow was recorded early Wednesday. Heavy snowfall was also reported in …

We’re Halfway to Global Warming’s 'Dangerous Limit'

We're blowing past another major climate milestone. And it isn't a good one.<p>Scientists and climate leaders have pegged 2˚ Celsius (3.6˚ F) as the degree of temperature rise to which we <i>must</i>, at all costs, limit global warming. The number itself has been nigh-endlessly debated, but the reasoning goes …

Climate Change

How Reducing Food Waste Could Ease Climate Change

Producing the food we throw away generates more greenhouse gases than most entire countries do.<p>More than a third of all of the food that's produced on our planet never reaches a table. It's either spoiled in transit or thrown out by consumers in wealthier countries, who typically buy too much and …

The Arctic is awakening — that's good and bad

The USCGC HealyWikimedia Commons<p>In November 2011 an American icebreaker, USCGC Healy, set off from Seward, Alaska, to sail north through the Arctic Circle into the Chukchi Sea.<p>It was the beginning of the winter-long polar night. Sea ice was forming. The sun did not appear in the northern Chukchi …

Are we reaching a positive climate change tipping point?

Despite low oil prices, the latest figures reveal a striking turnaround in solar and wind power investment, but are we really about to win the carbon war?<p>Are we tipping the right way? One of the great environmental stories is of how catastrophe can creep up and be noticed only when it is too late …

Report: Global temperature hike already halfway to 'two degree warming' limit

<b>(CNN) —</b> Looks like Earth is already halfway to the danger zone.<p>Less than two weeks before a crucial global climate summit in Paris kicks off, NOAA, NASA and other global temperature monitors released data showing that the planet is halfway to two degrees of warming, the much publicized limit of …

Global Warming

All About 'Baby': How 'Supernatural' Pulled Off the Impala Episode

“Supernatural” took fans on a wild ride tonight in an all-new episode starring Baby the Impala!<p><b>WARNING: SPOILERS AHEAD! Stop reading if you haven’t</b> …

Dorbz: Supernatural in January

<b>Dorbz</b> are going <b>Supernatural</b>!<p>The Winchester brothers have never been happier to hunt down demons and monsters!<p>Investigate weird occurrences and the …

Supernatural: Jensen Ackles, Jared Padalecki on whether God will help

After last week’s <i>Supernatural</i> bomb that the Darkness is actually God’s sister, it seems more important than ever that the guys get help from the big …

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Donald Trump impersonator: How a professional mimics the Republican’s look, sound, and more (VIDEO).

Since he first spotted Donald Trump in person at one of his namesake hotels in Atlantic City in 1999, John Di Domenico was fascinated by the tycoon’s …

Atlantic City

Donald Trump Names Sen. Ted Cruz As Potential VP Pick

Strap on your seatbelts: 2016 is going to be a wild ride.<p>During an appearance on <i>The Laura Ingraham Show,</i> Republican presidential frontrunner <b>Donald Trump</b> hinted that <b>Sen. Ted Cruz</b> could be his VP pick, should he win the nomination, The Hill reports.<p>"I like [Cruz]," Trump said when asked about his …

Republicans

Hillary Clinton slams Donald Trump’s ‘bullying.’ And by the way, she says, her hair isn’t a wig.

Hillary Clinton said on Live! with Kelly and Michael that Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's notorious insults verge on "bullying."<p>Clinton credited the businessman for having a reality TV sensibility. "He's a great showman," she said on Thursday morning.<p>But she noted that Trump's …

Trump on ISIS: 'We've got to take back the internet'

Following the attacks on Paris, Donald Trump this week suggested the United States would have to "take back the internet" from ISIS, which he says has been effectively using the web as a recruitment tool.<p>"They're literally brainwashing people."<p>"They're using the internet, and they're recruiting …

Donald Trump

Donald Trump and Jeb Bush, the 9/11 Bullies

In the past few days, one thing we’ve been reminded of, as Donald Trump and Jeb Bush have sniped at each other about whether George W. Bush “kept us safe," is that the two men represent two different schoolyard types. Trump is the sort of bully who relies on a freewheeling instinct for the …

After Paris, poll finds voters now think Donald Trump more qualified to be president

Asked to choose between the entire field of 2016 presidential hopefuls, 20 percent of 1,106 respondents surveyed between Nov. 16-17 opted for Trump. An equal share picked Clinton.<p>Given Clinton's background as a former secretary of state it is perhaps not surprising that she did reasonably well in …

Where Refugees Want to Go

As hundreds of thousands of the world's most desperate people arrive in Europe —many of them Syrians, but also Afghans, Iraqis, Eritreans, Somalis, Sudanese, and others—several key issues are coming into sharp focus, which, together, say a great deal about the modern world. First and foremost, the …

Trump and the Refugees

The United States has not distinguished itself in the Syrian refugee crisis. Out of some twelve million people displaced by the war—half of Syria’s population—four million have fled the country. Most are living in Turkey, Jordan, Lebanon, and northern Iraq. This year, with no hope that the war in …

When Donald Trump Met Edmund Burke

“We have to decide what is conservative and what isn’t conservative,” Senator Rand Paul said Tuesday night at the Republican Presidential debate, in Milwaukee. In the three previous G.O.P. debates, Paul had mostly been sidelined. But last night, with a smaller group of candidates onstage, he had …

No Fly Zone

3 New Job Hunting Apps That Work Just Like Tinder (Yes, Tinder!)

Entrepreneurs have caught onto the fact that we love to swipe right. An estimated 50 million people use Tinder every day—with an average of 12 …

Employment

After the flood, a rush to preserve drinking water

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina's capital city had too much water. Now, officials are racing to make sure it has enough.<p>A canal that serves as …

An exciting discovery about boredom

November 19, 2013|By Karen Kaplan<p>These visitors to the California state capitol building in Sacramento… (Los Angeles Times )<p>Boredom is a lot more interesting than scientists had thought.<p>A new study of students in Germany reveals that there are five distinct types of boredom. That’s one more than …

Does Boredom Bring Out Our Creative Flair?

Returning to work in the New Year can seem very boring compared to the excitement of Christmas. Traditionally, workplace boredom has been associated …

Creativity

Bored at Work? Here Are 10 Ways to Turn that Boredom Into a Salary Raise

Try any or all of these ideas the next time you find yourself bored at work, and turn your boredom into a higher salary.<p>Maybe you just finished a huge project with time to spare. Maybe you don't have as many responsibilities as your other team members. Maybe things are slow and there's not much …

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8 Ways To Harness The Power Of Boredom

"Down time" is a true rarity these days. When we finally find it, many of us exude sighs of relief at the opportunity to sit back, relax and do absolutely nothing. However, it doesn't take long for that wondrous feeling to transform into one of frustration and anxiety over our strangely empty …

Boredom makes people more creative, claim psychologists

People are more creative after they take part in a boring test, psychologists have found<p>Boredom is by its very nature tedious and unpleasant, but far from being mind-numbing it might actually stimulate creativity, a psychologist has found.<p>Dr Sandi Mann, from the University of Central Lancashire, …

Boredom can free the mind, but too much of it will make you crazy | Peter Toohey

Because boredom is unpleasant, it encourages people to escape from it – just beware if no escape route is found<p>Last week a striking survey of the 50 most boring things in British life was published. It was commissioned by the courier service Interparcel. Many of its top 50 were to do with waiting. …