Megan Ho

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What Weed Does to Your Brain

Here's what it looks like before, during, and after.<p>In recent years, with the legal status of marijuana shifting, the scientific community has sought …

The Brain

Two elderly men ditch their nursing home, hit up heavy metal festival

This is as metal as it gets.<p>Two elderly men ditched their nursing home in Germany on Friday, and ended up at what's widely considered the world's …

Death Metal

Fantasy Football Rankings 2018: Breakouts by model that nailed Michael Thomas' huge year

SportsLine simulated the entire NFL season 10,000 times and identified must-draft breakout players<p>Winning your league this year means using proven …

Fantasy Football

Fantasy Football Rankings 2018: Must-draft sleepers from model that nailed Davante Adams' huge season

SportsLine simulated the 2018 NFL season 10,000 times and identified must-draft Fantasy Football sleepers<p>Knowing the top Fantasy Football sleepers to …

Fantasy Football

The Only Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe You'll Need For the Rest of Your Life

><p>Americans are on a constant search for the perfect chocolate chip cookie — one that is dense and chewy on the inside while crisp on the outside. I'm included in that list of seekers. I've tried all sorts of recipes — including Serious Eats' so-called best chocolate chip cookies — but I'm going to …

Dessert

Slow-Cooker Pork Tacos Al Pastor & All the Fixings Recipe | MyRecipes

Slow-Cooker Pork Tacos Al Pastor with All the Fixings<p>How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Rub roast with salt, and place in a lightly greased 6-qt. slow cooker. Pour …

Cooking

The 16 Best Bodyweight Squat Variations For the Ultimate Booty Burn

No barbell? No dumbbells? No problem! You can still tone your legs and booty with the ultimate bodyweight move: the squat. Try these variations to up your booty gains.<p>Begin with your feet slightly wider than hip-width apart and toes pointed slightly outward.<br>• Keeping your weight in your heels, sit …

Workouts

The international football calendar before Qatar 2022

A new international cycle will begin sooner rather than later. Here are all the key tournaments to watch before Qatar 2022.<p>We are now into a new …

Soccer

Why eight hours a night isn’t enough, according to a leading sleep scientist

For something that we spend a third of our lives doing (if we’re lucky), sleep is something that we know relatively little about. “Sleep is actually a relatively recent discovery,” says Daniel Gartenberg, a sleep scientist who is currently an assistant adjunct professor in biobehavioral health at …

Brainwaves

Trump officials took actions on energy policies suggested by coal tycoon, documents show

Trump officials have taken actions that closely resemble measures contained in drafts of half a dozen executive orders and other proposals submitted by coal tycoon Robert E. Murray in the early days of the administration, according to documents released by the Energy Department.<p>In two instances, …

The VIX Is Too Low

The VIX index is a measure of the implied volatility of equities that trade on the S&P index. The primary determinate of put and call option premiums …

China’s Last Cave Dwellers Fight to Keep Their Underground Homes

GEBENG, China — When armed bandits prowled this remote, mountainous stretch of the southwestern province of Guizhou in the chaotic years before the founding of modern China, the ethnic Miao villagers hid in the region’s enormous caves.<p>And there they have remained, even after China was united under …

City Politics

5 Job Interview Questions That Reveal What a Candidate Has Really Accomplished

Want to ask job interview questions that let you find out what a job candidate has really accomplished? Here are some great questions, along with some of the best answers.<p>Some job interviewers (including CEOs) take a fairly unusual approach to interview questions, and most job interviews involve …

Employment

9 common beauty products that could ruin your skin, according to a dermatologist

Plus, better options to clean up and simplify your skincare, anti-aging and beauty routine.<p>So maybe you went overboard with those zit zappers, and wound up with dry, angry skin. Or perhaps you experimented a bit too much with one of the slew of at-home facial devices out there, and your face didn't …

All of the Best Apps for When You Want to Learn Something New

Who says you can't teach an old dog new tricks?<p>If you’re a naturally curious person like I am, then you probably have a lot of questions about …

35 Famous People You Won't Believe Are Actually Related To Each Other

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ABB unveils its 350 kW electric vehicle charging tech, claims 200 km of range in 8 minutes

ABB, a major Swedish-Swiss multinational technology company, is involved in several major electric vehicle charging networks. The company is now unveiling its own full 350 kW electric vehicle charging technology, which it claims can add 200 km of range in 8 minutes.<p>Range per minute is a weird …

The 8 Best Lower Ab Exercises for That Hard to Tone Spot

Build up your core with these expert-approved moves.<p>You’ve probably heard the saying, “abs are made in the kitchen.” But that's really only partly …

Workouts

Turtles evolve to use flippers like hands and karate-chop prey

Sea turtles have evolved to use their flippers as hands, grasping jellyfish and even karate-chopping their prey, scientists have found.<p>Previously it was thought that the brains of the reptiles were too small to handle the dexterity required for manipulating objects with their limbs.<p>Instead, it was …

Here's what Congress stuffed into its $1.3-trillion spending bill

Congressional negotiators reached a tentative agreement Wednesday night on a $1.3-trillion federal spending bill, releasing it to the public just 52 hours before a government shutdown deadline. The bill was passed by both chambers Thursday and signed by President Trump on Friday. The House version …

Donald Trump

Eight Samsung Galaxy tricks you can't do on any other phone

Make the most of your smartphone.<p>Samsung likes to add its own flourishes to the Android operating system, which means Galaxy phones boast quite a few unique features that you won't find on standard Android devices—or iPhones for that matter. We've collected eight tips and tricks that should work on …

Apps

27 Ab Workouts to Rock Your Amazing Core — Especially For Women

Hate crunches but want abs? No problem. Love crunches? We do happen to have them here. In fact, there is truly something for <i>everyone</i> in our handy dandy collection of ab workouts, specifically for women. From two-minute Pilates routines to 20-minute oblique sculptors, we're here to help you target …

10 Fat-Burning Strength-Training Workouts You Can Do Right in Your Living Room

We get it — sometimes you just can't get to the gym. That doesn't mean you can't squeeze in an effective workout in the comfort of your own home, though. Whether you're a newbie to the dumbbells or you're a weightlifting junkie, there's bound to be something here for you. Some of the workouts are …

THC: The Reason These Top Marijuana Stocks Could Have Staying Power

Years of solid sales for Canadian marijuana growers could be as easy as A-B-C -- or, more likely, THC.<p>THC. It flows off the tongue much more easily …

16 Windows 10 tricks you'll wish you knew sooner

In homes and offices across America, you can’t throw a stone without hitting a Windows PC. You’ll find Microsoft running on monitors in almost every school and library, in businesses big and small, and in living rooms, bedrooms, and dorms from coast to coast.<p>Windows is so commonplace, many of us …

This 20-Minute Full-Body Workout Will Give You Results in Just 4 Weeks

Start making fitness a priority by incorporating these strength training exercises into your daily routine. It’ll leave you looking and feeling …

15 Books Every First-Time Manager Should Read

Just got promoted to your first leadership role? Here's what you need to read now.<p>What's social media good for? That might be a hotly debated topic at the moment, but one thing's for sure -- your online friends and followers are certainly a great place to turn if you need book recommendations.<p>Just …

Research Shows the Best Resumes and Cover Letters Use These Words and Phrases (in Moderation)

If you want to land an interview, create resumes and cover letters that are light on self-promotion and heavy on ingratiation.<p>While your résumé won't get you the job you really want, if you're following a standard hiring process, a good cover letter and résumé are necessary to get you to the next …

12 foods that will speed up your metabolism

The faster your metabolism, the faster you'll burn off your food.<p>Having a healthy metabolism helps you lose weight and reduces your risk of developing harmful conditions such as diabetes, heart disease and high blood pressure. Kick-start your system with these metabolism-boosting foods.