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House lawmakers advance bill to study marijuana as treatment option for veterans

American veterans are one step closer towards access to marijuana as a remedy for post-traumatic stress disorder and chronic pain after House lawmakers advanced a bill Tuesday that would permit the Department of Veterans Affairs to start conducting research.<p>Members of the House Committee on …

Cannabis

North Korea Calls U.N. Sanctions an ‘Act of War’

North Korea on Sunday called the latest round of punishing United Nations sanctions an “act of war,” and reminded the United States that the North’s rapid development of missiles and atomic bombs meant it posed a “substantial nuclear threat to the U.S. mainland.”<p>In a statement released by the …

North Korea

Wine with soup sounds tricky, but just follow the pairing rules

Soup and wine can make for a tough pairing, but if you approach it like any other pairing, you’ll be fine. These three wines — an Austrian riesling, a California chardonnay and an Italian sangiovese — all have the body and texture to stand up to this hearty soup. The wines also have bright fruit …

Learn to make the ultimate mushroom gravy for Thanksgiving

Few chefs in the country run restaurants like Iliana Regan. Here in Chicago, Regan adheres to a philosophy of embracing what nature gifted us—not …

Walmart Is Inventing Foods in a Secret Laboratory in Arkansas

<i>This article originally appeared on Food & Wine</i><p>Would you be interested in tropical fruit punch pickles, a yellow-skinned striped watermelon or …

Throwback: Cindy Crawford reveals images from the very first Victoria’s Secret show in 1995

<b>Cindy Crawford posted an exclusive video on her Instagram of the very first Victoria’s Secret show in 1995, as backstage, Angels including Veronica</b> …

Solange Knowles Reveals Her Awkward 8th Grade Dance Style on Instagram

You can take Solange Knowles out of Texas, but you can’t take the Texas out of Solange Knowles—or at least not according to her latest Instagram. The singer posted an image of herself as a teenager in a fire-engine red scoop neck top and a matching red cowboy hat earlier today, captioning the image …

Solange Knowles

The Punisher Season 1 Spoiler Talk: One of Marvel's Best Shows!

The Punisher is on Netflix! Chastity and Greg give you their spoiler filled review of Marvel's latest series - including the good, the bad, and the best & most intense moments of season 1. Plus, predictions for a possible season 2!

The Punisher

Fresh Pick Live November 20th: Taylor Swift's New Album, Eminem & More

During the October 23rd episode of <i>Fresh Pick Live</i> presented by O Organics, host Ellie Lee is joined by a panel including WGCI on-air personality Trey …

People Have A Lot Of Thoughts About "Incredibles 2" And They're Hilarious AF

"If kids ruin my 'Incredibles 2' viewing experience next summer I'm fighting parents..."

Animation

Mom jailed over son's 'senseless' strep throat death

A Canadian mother was sentenced on Friday to three years in prison after her son died of strep throat because she failed to take him to a doctor and instead attempted to treat him with “holistic remedies.”<p>Tamara Lovett, 38, of Calgary, was found guilty in January in the 2013 death of her 7-year-old …

Crime

Kyrie Irving is out of this flat world

We have that and more in Tuesday’s NBA newsletter.<p>Remember last week when Joel Embiid and James Harden went ultra-wild efficient in big scoring nights? Kyrie Irving joined the club on Monday, scoring 47 points on 22 field goal attempts. Factoring in his free throws and threes, he scored 1.75 points …

Joel Embiid

Carmen Electra, From “Worst Dressed” to Fashion Pioneer

Carmen Electra is synonymous with the glitzed-up skimpy looks of the late ’90s and 2000s. While perhaps best known today for her roles in <i>Baywatch</i> and blockbuster hits like <i>Scary Movie</i> (2000), the perpetually smoky-eyed bombshell left her hometown in Ohio for Los Angeles with few expectations. “I …

Kendall Jenner

See it! Full Hunter’s Moon

This weekend’s Hunter’s Moon, as captured by EarthSky friends around the world. Thank you to all who submitted photos!<p>Peter Lowenstein – also in the …

AJ McCarron reportedly files grievance against Bengals, seeks unrestricted FA

McCarron's grievance dates back to his rookie season<p>If AJ McCarron has his way, he'll be an unrestricted free agent this offseason. The Bengals' …

Football (U.S.)

Paris opens reservations at its first naked restaurant

Remember the buzz around that London restaurant which offered you the chance to eat raw food with your bits out on display?<p>It got booked up pretty …

We Have Nothing to Say About Olivia Culpo's Sexy Bikini Except "Whoa"

When the temperatures drop, we start to daydream about tropical vacations. And if you're lucky like Olivia Culpo, you have one booked. The star popped up in Bermuda wearing nothing but a sexy, off-the-shoulder bikini. We have to say we're <i>kind of</i> envious because it's very much jacket weather in …

Jay Z is the richest hip-hop artist in the world but he'd be nothing without Beyoncé — here are the 7 richest power couples

Some people seem to have it all.<p>Juggling a successful career or marriage has its challenges, but doing both well can quickly launch you into power couple status.<p>Devoting time to the relationship may be harder for power couples. But across many industries, from entertainment to politics to tech, …

Leah Remini Interviewed Danny Masterson’s Alleged Rape Victims For Her A&E Scientology Show

Earlier this week new light was given to explosive allegations surrounding the case of <i>That ’70s Show</i> star Danny Masterson, who was accused of “violently raping” four women back in the early 2000s. Despite what is being said to be overwhelming evidence of Masterson’s guilt including audio tapes and …

Space Photos of the Week: These Galaxies Are Far, Far Away

Time to pull the Millennium Falcon out of the hangar, because the space objects in this week’s photos are far, <i>far</i> away. First up is a stunning photo …

Cold bands of dust surround the closest star to our Solar System — and maybe more planets

Proxima Centauri is a complex place<p>Proxima Centauri, the nearest star to our Solar System, may not have just one planet orbiting around it; the star may host a whole complex planetary system. Astronomers have detected belts of cold dust surrounding Proxima Centauri, indicating that the star is home …

Universe

Why a small, oily, strong-tasting fish is showing up on restaurant menus

You probably didn't expect to see sardines on the list of 2017 food trends. The small, oily fish have an assertive flavor that can be a turnoff for some. Most people associate them with cans, which runs contrary to our notion that the best food is fresh. They feel like a throwback to an era when …

Julianna Margulies Details 'Horrific' Encounter With Steven Seagal in Hotel Room: 'I Saw His Gun'

“The Good Wife” alum also recalls refusing to meet with disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein alone after experience with Seagal<p>“The Good Wife” star …

Kaepernick's lawyer believes 'smoking gun' will prove collusion exists

Colin Kaepernick is taking on a multi-billion-dollar behemoth in the NFL, but his lawyer in his collusion lawsuit, Mark Geragos, believes there's a …

3 Lessons About Mental Toughness You Can Learn From Yoda

You might never use the Force, but you can learn a couple of tricks from the little green Jedi.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Yoda, Jedi Master and hand puppet, once said, “Do or do not -- there is no try.”<p>Whether you’re a Star Wars fan or not (although I’m not sure …

Why Surfers Are Always the First to Know About Cool New Travel Destinations

Unsurprisingly, a new study has confirmed that surfers know what’s cool before anybody else.<p>A study from the University of Oxford suggests that …

Surfing

LeBron James issues warning to LaVar Ball: 'Keep my family out of your mouth'

On a podcast with Fox Sports' Chris Broussard, LaVar had said that James' kids aren't as well set up for success in basketball because their father is so good.<p>"You got LeBron, it's going to be hard for his kids because they are going to look at them like, 'You got to be just like your dad,'" LaVar …

Kim Kardashian thought she would be raped, killed during Paris robbery

<b>(CNN) —</b> Kim Kardashian discussed the Paris robbery she experienced last October for the first time during Sunday night's episode of "Keeping Up with the Kardashians."<p>Kardashian, who was robbed at gunpoint on October 3, recounted the moment she was held at gunpoint by masked men posing as police …

Khloe Kardashian

The man who fed the first president — and hungered for freedom

<i>The following is an excerpt from “The President’s Kitchen Cabinet: The Story of the African Americans Who Have Fed Our First Families, From the Washingtons to the Obamas” (University of North Carolina Press, 2017).</i><p>“You know, the White House is really modeled after a plantation big house.” Former …

Slavery