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Coutinho exit would seal 'selling club' status

Aug 21, 2017<p>It's been only seven months since a smiling Philippe Coutinho posed for photographs alongside Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp after …

A pro-Trump group is using Obama's voice out of context in radio ad for Georgia's special election

<b>(CNN) —</b> An outside group that supports President Donald Trump is running a radio ad in Atlanta ahead of Georgia's special election Tuesday that takes the voice of former President Barack Obama out of context to make the argument that Democrats take black voters for granted.<p>Great America Alliance, a …

Elections

'Jane the Virgin' got turned on this season — and Gina Rodriguez digs it

If the beloved narrator of “Jane the Virgin” was detailing the life of<p>Gina Rodriguez, the actress who portrays the fictitious heroine at the center of the CW drama, he would likely describe the filming of the third season as climactic — then, of course, he’d scold you for interpreting that as a …

TV

This Company Will Pay You $10,000/Month to Travel the World and Stay in Luxury Homes

While vacations should be merciful escapes from all of the screens in your life, you might as well admit you're just going to post photos and videos …

Minnesota governor undergoes surgery for prostate cancer | Reuters

(Reuters) - Minnesota Democratic Governor Mark Dayton underwent surgery for prostate cancer on Thursday and will stay overnight at the hospital as he recovers, an aide said in a statement.<p>FILE PHOTO - Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton speaks to media after signing bills to eliminate the state's $5 billion …

Cancer

Slovak PM Fico urges end to referendum 'adventures' in EU | Reuters

BRATISLAVA (Reuters) - Slovakia’s Prime Minister Robert Fico urged other European leaders on Monday to stop calling referendums on domestic issues, saying they posed a threat to the EU and to the euro.<p>Slovakia's Prime Minister Robert Fico addresses the European Parliament during a debate in …

North Africa

The Electric Blue Polar Cloud Season Came Early This Year

Each year, a glowing mass of clouds forms over the South Pole, high in the atmosphere, trapped between Earth and space.<p>From the ground they look wispy and shimmery, like a blue-white aurora borealis. From space, they look like an electric-blue gossamer haze.<p>Scientists call them noctilucent, or …

Astronomy

What Could Mullah Mohammad Omar's Death Mean for the Taliban Talks?

Since he fled Kandahar on the back of a motorcycle, in December, 2001, Mullah Mohammad Omar, whom the Taliban he led called “Amir al-Mu’minin,” Commander of the Faithful, never appeared in public. If he was trying to elude pursuers, he succeeded: no one took up the U.S. on its offer of ten million …

Trump Twelve Ways

Four years ago, Barry Blitt drew a series of “spots”—the small, captionless illustrations that appear throughout each week’s magazine—that showed Donald Trump as, among other things, Superman, the Cheshire cat, and a piece of toast flying out of a toaster. When we asked him then whether he hoped …

Amtrak train sped up in minute before fatal crash in north Philadelphia

Philadelphia mayor says all 243 passengers and crew accounted for as engineer who drove the train during fatal crash named as Brandon Bostian, 32<p>Search teams recovered a body from the mangled wreckage of an Amtrak derailment in north Philadelphia on Thursday morning, bringing to eight the number of …

Trains

This bizarre bendable phone wears like a shirtsleeve

A California startup is crowdfunding a flexible phablet that you strap to your arm and it might not be totally ridiculous. Maybe.<p>For the past few years, the standing lazy punchline about wearables has been something about awkwardly strapping a computer or a phone to your body. Finally, a …

Gear & Gadgets

Gene Simmons Tells People With Depression: 'Kill Yourself'

Mere days after telling immigrants to "learn goddamn English" during a HuffPost Live appearance, Kiss bassist Gene Simmons is in headlines yet again for uttering deeply offensive comments about drug addiction and depression during an interview with SongFacts.com.<p>During the interview, dated July 31, …