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5 Green Smoothies For Detoxification!

Fruits and veggies with green color can cause a curative effect on our body. These fruits and veggies contain just a few calories and at the same …

Low Fat

17 Delicious Ice Creams That You Can Make At Home

Churn, baby, churn.<p>OH YEAH — and you can put double the good stuff in. No more searching around for the best bite of cookies or fudge swirl.<p>You can always use an ice cream maker, but you can also make a <b>no-churn ice cream</b> using just a whisk or a hand beater. Or you can <b>use a food processor</b> to turn …

Dessert

Jesus's wife papyrus probably fake, say experts

A Harvard professor who caused a huge splash when she unveiled a small fragment of papyrus that she said referred to Jesus being married now says it is likely to be a forgery.<p>Harvard Divinity School professor Karen King revealed the piece of papyrus in Rome in 2012. The fragment, written in Coptic, …

Theology

Can Magic Mushrooms Cure Addiction?

Kathleen Conneally successfully quit smoking, after a decades-long habit, with the help of psilocybin. Conneally was a participant in a study at Johns Hopkins University looking at whether nicotine addiction could be treated by psilocybin, the active compound in magic mushrooms. In this short …

5 Scientific Ways to Better Your Brain This Weekend | Inc.com

Your brain is your biggest asset. Invest in it.....starting this weekend.<p>Science dictates that rest is crucial to brain function. So many of us power through the weekend, catching up on projects we missed during the week. This can cause burnout / exhaustion, and actually impede creativity.<p>So! I've …

Humanity

Attrell 'Prince Be' Cordes, P.M. Dawn Rapper, Dead at 46

"Set Adrift on Memory Bliss" rapper succumbs to long battle with diabetes<p>Attrel "Prince Be" Cordes, founding member of the chart-topping hip-hop duo …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Muhammad Ali's eldest daughter remembers her father

To the world,<p>Muhammad Aliwas the brash and buoyant heavyweight fighter bestowed with many monikers: the floating butterfly, the Louisville Lip, the Greatest.<p>To Maryum Ali, the eldest of the boxer's nine children, he was "all of the above," she said. But he was also a teacher, a spiritual guide. …

Boxing

Iran to Saudis: Our pilgrims will not take part in Hajj

<b>(CNN) —</b> Iran has barred its pilgrims from traveling to Mecca to take part in the annual Muslim Hajj pilgrimage after accusing Saudi Arabia of failing to guarantee the safety of its citizens.<p>Tensions between the two Middle East rivals have been particularly strained recently after Riyadh broke off …

Saudi Arabia

Mystery Solved: $6.6 Million Bitcoin Theft That Brought Down Dark Web Site Tied To 2 Florida Men

The U.S. government has seized $4.5 million from two Florida men who allegedly stole 5,400 bitcoins from illegal online drug sales site Sheep Marketplace in late 2013, shortly before the price of bitcoin hit its peak of around $1,200, according to forfeiture documents filed last week in …

Bitcoin

Taliban's new leader 'natural choice' to unite group, say analysts

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Taliban has named a senior religious cleric from its founding generation as its new leader, in a decision the Afghan militant group hopes will avoid succession disputes, analysts say.<p>Mawlawi Haibatullah Akhundzada was the "natural choice" to succeed Mullah Akhtar Mohammad Mansour, who …

Afghanistan

IBM Says It's Designed a Molecule That Could Fight Off Any Human Virus

Ready, aim, fire.<p>Part of the difficulty in tackling viruses like Ebola and Zika is that they're all so different, and each one can regularly mutate …

Mark Lane, gadfly lawyer, author who promoted JFK conspiracy theory, dies at 89

Mark Lane, a crusading lawyer for often unpopular causes, who was best known as an early and persistent skeptic of the lone-gunman account of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy and who wrote several books affirming his belief that the president was the victim of a far-reaching …

James Earl Ray

Kim Jong Un Says North Korea Won't Use Nukes Unless Its Sovereignty Is Violated

At a rare political event in Pyongyang, North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un told party members that the country would not carry out a nuclear strike unless its sovereignty is violated.<p>This comes after the country has carried out a series of provocative weapons tests. During his remarks at the Workers …

North Korea

Elizabeth Warren wants the IRS to fill out your taxes for you

She was the driving force behind the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, a relatively new government agency that "works to make sure that consumers have the information they need to make the best financial decisions for themselves and their families."<p>One of Warren's latest targets is our tax …

'There will not be any escape': El Chapo's prisoner's welcome in Ciudad Juárez

State and civic officials seldom speak happily about the prospect of a high-profile prisoner, or see a crime lord’s arrival as a sign to the world that their city is recovering and attracting investment.<p>Yet the governor of Chihuahua state appeared enthused about having cartel kingpin Joaquín “El …

Mexico