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In age of Trump, evangelicals back self-styled top U.S. pimp

PAHRUMP, Nev. (Reuters) - He styles himself as America's best-known pimp, a strip-club owner who runs multiple brothels and looks set to win a seat as a Republican in the Nevada legislature with the blessing of many conservative Christian voters.<p>Meet Dennis Hof, whose political rise reflects …

Republican Primaries

Here’s a Cool Trick That Lets You Take Amazing Night Photos Without a Tripod (VIDEO)

If you’ve ever tried to take to take a photo at night without a tripod you know the results can be very blurry or very noisy or, in most cases, both. …

This insane golden chamber contains water so pure it can dissolve metal, and is helping scientists detect dying stars

Hidden 1,000 metres under Mount Ikeno in Japan is a place that looks like a supervillain's dream.<p>Super-Kamiokande (or "Super-K" as it's sometimes referred to) is a neutrino detector. Neutrinos are sub-atomic particles which travel through space and pass through solid matter as though it were …

Physics

18 Gmail settings that will change how you think about your inbox

Make your inbox more efficient and effective with these easily overlooked options.<p>When it comes to managing email, you need every advantage you can get.<p>Google recognizes this. The company has packed Gmail with dozens of advanced options that can save you time and add powerful possibilities into …

These Innovative Apps Can Make Your Device the Best Personal Assistant Ever

Discovering, downloading and playing around with a fantastic app you didn't know existed can make any day brighter, particularly if it helps you do better work, faster.<p>Discovering, downloading and playing around with a fantastic app you didn't know existed can make any day brighter, particularly if …

Brain Scans of Transgender Youth Could Put an End to Gender Dysphoria

Brain imaging could change everything for transgender youth.<p>Approximately 1.4 million Americans are transgender. Despite scientific evidence to the …

Donald Trump Will Not Rest Until Amazon Is a Smoldering Pile of Radioactive Ash

The president reportedly tried to gouge Jeff Bezos for billions.<p>As you’ve probably heard, <b>Donald Trump’s</b> feelings toward Internet-retail giant Amazon are roughly on par with his feelings toward stairs, and exercise, and steaks with even the slightest bit of pink in the center. Which is to say: he …

A Guide to the Cheapest Full-Frame Cameras Available

Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned.The first thing to get out of the …

Frank Lloyd Wright Was A Great Architect–But He Was Even Better At Branding

How Wright positioned himself as creative genius rivals his revolutionary designs.<p>“Fellow architects have called him everything, from a great poet to an insupportable windbag.” That’s how journalist Mike Wallace began a 1957 televised interview with 88-year-old Frank Lloyd Wright. By the end of the …

In the winter that won't quit, resorts extend their ski and board seasons. Ready to hit the slopes on July 4?

What a winter. What a wedding cake.<p>From Tahoe south, California ski resorts have enjoyed a remarkably generous season, getting as much as 60 feet of snow in some areas and more than 40 feet in Mammoth.<p>Many resorts have already extended their seasons, and some plan to fire up the lifts until the …

'Firefall' at Yosemite Park thrills visitors | CNN Travel

Recipe: Pantry Cocoa Brownies — Quick and Easy Dessert Recipes

Ah, the call of the brownie hits us all. Sometimes it's midday, sometimes it's midnight. Dense and rich, neither cake nor fudge, a chewy brownie …

Dessert

I ran Clinton's campaign, and I fear Russia is meddling with more than elections | Robby Mook

Vladimir Putin wants to extend his influence beyond the ballot box and into the very fabric of our public life. We must take action before it’s too late<p>The Russian hacking of the Democratic National Committee (DNC) and members of Hillary Clinton’s campaign is being treated too much like a novelty …

The 2017 Oscar-Nominated Animated Shorts Reviewed and Ranked

Short-form Academy Award nominees hit theaters this week.<p>If you’re a fan of short films and like to see them on the big screen but can’t attend the …

Rare 'lava firehose' from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano

The Kilauea volcano in Hawaii has been active since 1983, but scientists have filmed an unusual phenomenon.<p>Dramatic footage shows lava as it flows through a crack in a sea cliff, and into the Pacific Ocean.

What to Know About the Ethics Lawsuit Facing President Trump

On Monday, a group of ethics lawyers is expected to file a lawsuit against President Donald Trump that claims his business dealings violate the …

Incredible Photos of Hiking Italy's 'Iron Roads'

Adventure<p>Remnants of World War I, these via ferrata take hikers to remote reaches of the Italian Alps—and tell stories of battle and bravery.<p>As my watch beeped twice to signal that 4 a.m. had arrived, I glanced up at the outline of the Tre Cime peaks of the Italian Dolomites to see if there was any …

REPORT: Trump briefed on unverified claims that Russian operatives have compromising information on him

US intelligence officials gleaned the information from a former British intelligence operative who provided the FBI with a series of memos in August 2016 detailing how Russia has tried to cultivate Trump for at least five years.<p>The Kremlin denied these allegations in a statement Wednesday …

15+ Iceland Photos You Won’t Believe Are From This Planet

Even if you are living under a rock, you must have heard already that Iceland is one of the most beautiful places on Earth. With only around 320,000 …

Carrie Fisher: A Life in Pictures

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10 movies we're already super excited about in 2017

The new year is just around the corner, and while we’re still looking for the perfect outfit and trying to figure out if we should make any …

Movies

The 50 Most Scenic Drives Across the Country

When you want to hit the open road, here's where to set your GPS.<p>Here are 50 drives—one in every state—where you'll lose yourself in the surroundings, stumble upon the unexpected, and possibly blank on where you're ultimately headed. Do final destinations really matter?

20+ mindblowing spots in Colorado

In Colorado, you can have everything. Not just legal weed but high peaks 10,000-plus feet above sea level, ultra challenging climbing routes up red …

Former CIA Chief Hayden Says Trump is Russia’s Useful Fool

Illustration: Rob Beschizza<p>Former Central Intelligence Agency and National Security Agency chief Michael Hayden, now a private security consultant …

The 17 Most Underrated Movies On Netflix Right Now

Given how many addictive TV shows Netflix releases each month, I know watching a movie on the service almost sounds like a novel idea at this point. …

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5 spots to check out in and around Great Smoky Mountains National Park

1. Lonesome Pine Overlook<p>This 6.7-mile (round-trip) hike is on the more strenuous side, but you’ll be rewarded with almost complete solitude once you …

The Shred Diet

It’s promise sounds incredible. Lose 2 clothing sizes in just six weeks, all without starving. EAT SMARTER looks at the shred diet for accuracy.<p>Dr. …