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A&E orders two more seasons of Bates Motel

The Bates Motel isn’t shutting down anytime soon.<p>After season 3’s shocking conclusion, A&E has picked up <i>Bates Motel</i> for two more seasons. …

How To Cancel A Message From Being Sent On iPhone

We’ve all sent out a few texts using our phone; ones we wish we could have pulled out before they were delivered. If you’re an iPhone user, there are …

How to supercharge your iPhone in only 5 minutes

Surely you've been caught in a situation where your iPhone's running low on battery and you have only a few minutes to charge it. Watch and find out how you can charge your iPhone as much as possible in a short time.<p><i>Produced by Will Wei</i><p><b>Follow BI Video:</b>On Facebook

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14 things you didn't know your iPhone headphones could do

Every iPhone comes with a pair of "EarPods," which are capable of doing a lot more than you think. Make life infinitely easier and learn these 14 things you can do with your pre-packaged iPhone headphones.<p><i>Produced by Will Wei</i><p><b>Follow BI Video:</b> On Facebook

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Is Your Smartphone Tracking Where You Go?

Here’s how to turn off location tracking with your iPhone or Android phone:<p><b>For an iPhone:</b><p>Click on Settings from your home screen.<p>Click Privacy.<p>Next, click on Location Services.<p>Scroll down to System Services.<p>Click on Frequent Locations, where you can clear the history of where you’ve been, and then …

Flaxseed Benefits Skin Better Than An Expensive Cream

Anti-inflammatory properties, EFA’s (Essential fatty acids) are some of the essential properties and ingredients many expensive skin creams have. …

Cuba’s Inventive Vaccine Could Treat More Than Just Lung Cancer — NOVA Next | PBS

A cancer vaccine first tested in Cuba nearly 20 years ago may finally be making its way into the American health system.<p>The two countries have been …

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Cuba Has a Lung Cancer Vaccine - And Now The Rest of The World Wants It

The more scientists who can work with it, the better.<p>For 55 years, the US has placed a punishing trade embargo on Cuba, around which the local …

Cuba Develops Four Cancer Vaccines, Ignored by the Media | Global Research - Centre for Research on Globalization

<i>The fact that Cuba has already developed four cancer vaccines undoubtedly is big news for humanity if you bear in mind that according to the World</i> …

The Travel Joint Wants To Fund Marijuana Refugees

Is on a mission to assist those who can be helped by medical cannabis but aren’t receiving the medicine they need because of outdated laws in their …

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'Female Viagra' could soon go on sale after approval from US drugs panel

A pill being hailed as the “female Viagra” could soon be approved for sale in the US, despite safety risks.<p>An advisory panel to medicines regulator …

5 Sleep Problems Nobody Talks About

You drift off at night like a newborn baby, yet can’t recall the last time you woke up truly refreshed. It may not seem that weird: “People tend to …

Irrefutable evidence that Utah has the most epic night skies in the US

Picture Utah. What comes to mind is probably the impressive geological formations in the national parks and their other-worldly landscapes shaped by …

16 of the craziest vacation homes you can rent this summer

Vacation rental sites like Airbnb and HomeAway offer a plethora of interesting homes to choose from.<p>Some — like this colorful gypsy caravan in the English countryside — are a little more interesting than others.<p>We've rounded up some of the wackiest vacation homes we could find on Airbnb and …

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8 Food Blog Links We Love

<i>We've scoured the web for our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.</i><p>Use this first June weekend to explore unexpected textures and flavor pairings. Put charred and creamy side by side, fry an ingredient you usually …

Blake Lively Admits Preserve is a Work in Progress

And Gwyneth Paltrow doesn't appreciate the comparison to Goop.<p>With a résumé that boasts A-list actress, fashion designer and successful entrepreneur (not to mention her role as new mom and wife to Ryan Reynolds) it would seem that everything Blake Lively touches turns to gold. But the star isn't …

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Go Backless With 11 Gorgeous Open-Back Wedding Gowns

When it comes to helping you find the perfect wedding dress, we’ve always got your back. And right now we’re taking that in a more literal direction. With open-back and illusion-back styles majorly trending, this gorgeous look is inspiring modern brides everywhere to go non-traditional on the big …

Half Of the Team That Changed Horror Is Now Flying Solo

Horror duo Leigh Whannell and James Wan found massive success with Saw and Insidious. Now Whannell is continuing the Insidious series without his frequent collaborator at his side.<p>More than a decade ago, <i>Saw</i>, directed by James Wan and written by and starring Leigh Whannell, became one of the most …

Emmylou Harris, Rodney Crowell on a graceful ride in 'The Traveling Kind'

<b>Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell, "The Traveling Kind" (Nonesuch).</b> Few can harmonize with as much grace as Harris, whose formative work with Gram Parsons starting in the early '70s continues to influence new generations of country artists. And few can lyricize with as much grace as Crowell, whose …

Strangerland review – passionless characters in an emotionally remote film

Director Kim Farrant’s feature film debut Strangerland, starring Nicole Kidman and Joseph Fiennes as parents of two children missing in the desert, is sprayed with roving aerial shots capturing the vast, arid Australian landscape. The insinuation is that this harsh environment is treacherous …

Blood test that predicts likelihood of complications after major surgery hailed a breakthrough

Simple test that identifies differences in people's immune systems could save hundreds of lives<p>A simple blood test which can predict whether a patient is likely to suffer life-threatening complications after major surgery, has been developed by scientists, in a breakthrough that could save hundreds …

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13 Pictures Capture Wonder and Bounty of Our Oceans

We depend on the ocean for food, recreation, as a weather regulator—and more. It in turn depends on us to keep it pristine.<p>Monday is World Oceans Day. The blue kingdom, which covers three fourths of planet Earth, provides half the world’s oxygen, absorbs vast amounts of carbon dioxide emissions …

Once Feared, Now Celebrated, Hudson River Cleanup Nears Its End

For half a decade, General Electric has been paying for a massive dredging operation on the upper Hudson River in New York.<p>The billion-dollar cleanup, designed to remove toxic PCBs, sparked fierce controversy when it was proposed. But as the project enters its final summer, it's been so successful …

The top four modern killers in the west

Cancer, dementia, heart disease and new – or new strains of – infectious diseases are what modern westerners are dying of now<p><b>Where are we</b><br>The fight against cancer has proved to be one of the greatest intellectual and practical challenges of modern times. A hundred years ago, surgical interventions …

Melvins founder: Kurt Cobain Montage of Heck is 'total bullsh-t'

<i>Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck</i> has a 98-percent Fresh rating on Rotten Tomatoes, but one critic thinks the film is “total bullsh-t.”<p>That’s what Buzz …

Veteran Musician-Cum-Actor Willie Nelson To Cameo In ‘Zoolander 2’

The supporting cast for the long-awaited <i>Zoolander 2</i> keeps getting bigger and better. Many of the latest additions include <i>Entourage</i>-like celebrity cameos, such as the budding Canadian film actor Justin Bieber. That’s the case for the latest announcement, which comes our way from the lips of …