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Harvey Weinstein Courtroom Sketches Delight, Horrify Twitter (Photos)

Courtroom artist also did viral sketch of Tom Brady in 2015<p>Disgraced indie film producer Harvey Weinstein was arrested on Friday in New York City on …

Harvey Weinstein

Security troops on US nuclear missile base took LSD

WASHINGTON (AP) — One airman said he felt paranoia. Another marveled at the vibrant colors. A third admitted, "I absolutely just loved altering my mind."<p>Meet service members entrusted with guarding nuclear missiles that are among the most powerful in America's arsenal. Air Force records obtained by …

Military

President Trump Is a Better Dealbreaker Than Dealmaker

His blown-up North Korea summit proves it.<p>At 8:30 <i>P.M.</i> on Wednesday, I was speaking with a senior Administration official involved in the preparations for President Trump’s summit with the North Korean leader, Kim Jong Un. The chances, the official told me, were still “seventy-thirty” that the …

North Korea

Food choices help lower risk for inflammation, diseases like cancer

There is a word - <i>supercalifragilisticexpialidocious</i> - from the musical "Mary Poppins" that might come to mind when reading ingredient labels on food …

Nutrition

McCain in book excerpt: 'This is my last term'

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Republican Sen. John McCain, who is battling brain cancer in his home state of Arizona, says in his new book that his current term is his last and, as a result, he feels he can open up about how he sees the current political climate.<p>"This is my last term. If I hadn't admitted …

Book Excerpts

R. Kelly's Team Responds to Time's Up's #MuteRKelly Campaign

Time's Up is officially calling out those supporting R. Kelly.<p>On Monday, the Women of Color of Time’s Up -- a subcommittee of the larger group …

Women of Color

Stab-in-the-back myth

"November Criminals" redirects here. For the American crime film, see November Criminals (film).<p>The <b>stab-in-the-back myth</b> (German: <i>Dolchstoßlegende</i>, …

Johnny Cash's Son Reveals Dad's Favorite Restaurant

If you're looking to explore Nashville like a Cash family member, have we got the eats for you. John Carter Cash, son of Johnny and June Cash, shared …

Mini lab-created organs successfully check cancer treatments

Scientists used lab-grown cells from an individual's cancer tumor to study their response to different drugs, according to a new study published in …

Cancer

What Is "Normal," Anyway?

I was in the modern agora of Walmart this winter when I started to lose it. I began to feel the onset of insanity, a sudden sense of …

Asian stocks advance after Wall Street rebounds

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks advanced Friday after Wall Street rebounded from a two-day losing streak and Japanese inflation edged higher.<p>KEEPING SCORE: The Shanghai Composite Index gained 0.3 percent to 3,279.74 and Tokyo's Nikkei 225 advanced 0.4 percent to 21,814.31. Hong Kong's Hang Seng added …

Stock Markets

‘He saved her life by giving his own’: Off-duty officer killed protecting woman

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- A Maryland police officer was shot and killed Wednesday morning while protecting a woman threatened in a domestic violence situation.<p>Police identified the slain officer as Corporal Mujahid Ramzziddin, a 14-year veteran of the police force. He was killed by a man with a shotgun …

Law Enforcement

Special counsel Mueller files new charges against Manafort, Gates

Paul Manafort was using fraudulently obtained loans and tax-cheating tricks to prop up his personal finances as he became chairman of the Trump campaign in 2016, according to a new 32-count indictment filed against him and his business partner Thursday.<p>The indictment ratchets up pressure on …

Corruption

Net neutrality rules will officially end on April 23

The end of net neutrality is officially set to come this spring.<p>The Federal Communications Commission's repeal of net neutrality is scheduled to take effect on April 23, according to a copy of the order was published with the Federal Register on Thursday.<p>The Republican-led FCC voted along party …

Net Neutrality

Leaving Netflix This Month - Jaws, Archer, The Killing, And More

As Netflix adds more and more original content every week, the streaming service is also removing a lot of popular titles from its library. March is no different, with dozens of films and TV shows being removed.<p>Among the most notable departure is the <i>Jaws</i> franchise of films. All four movies …

Entertainment

The White House Flouts the First Rule of Crisis Communications: Get the Facts Out Fast

WASHINGTON — By the time the furor over a presidential aide accused of spousal abuse reached a second week, the White House account of what happened became less clear, not more. The contradictions were multiplying. The daily news briefing was filled with caveats.<p>“I can only give you the best …

Donald Trump

Sociopathic Parents Are Everywhere: 3 Signs To Watch For

Who comes to your mind when you hear the word “sociopath”? Ted Bundy or Jack the Ripper perhaps? These are indeed iconic representations of the …

The Incident at Burro Creek

I was drifting; gazing at a cliffside spring, listening to the soothing sound of a riffle. <i>CRACK</i>! The calm was shattered by the sharp deafening peal …

Six eerie stories of what happens when you die - from people who've been 'brought back to life'

You might actually KNOW that you are dead for quite a long time after you die, according to a chilling new study.<p>Researchers have discovered you may …

Melania Trump Is Done with The Donald

First lady Melania Trump has had some expressive moments in the public spotlight during the first year of her husband’s presidency.<p>There was the time …

Donald Trump

Evangelical, ruling party candidate lead in Costa Rica vote

SAN JOSE, Costa Rica (AP) — An evangelical candidate who soared in the polls after coming out strongly against same-sex marriage and a governing …

Costa Rica

The Queen of England Enjoys These Four Cocktails

By now we all know the Queen of England really knows how to live, especially when it comes to how she eats and drinks.<p>The Queen rules the house with …

Democrats deliver stern warning to Donald Trump in wake of disputed memo

Democrats on Sunday sharpened their rhetoric in the clash over the investigation into Trump campaign links to Russia, warning the president that …

Donald Trump

Recreational Pot Is Officially Legal in California

OAKLAND, Calif. — Retail cannabis shops in California opened their doors on Monday for the first time, inaugurating what proponents say will become the world’s largest market for legalized recreational marijuana.<p>A transaction that remains illegal in many parts of the country seemed almost banal on …

Cannabis

6 Books to Read Before They Become Movies This Year

Hollywood-loving book clubs have plenty of fodder to choose from this year, with a spate of blockbusters based on novels due to hit theaters in the …

Duty to warn: Shrinks can’t say that Donald Trump suffers from a mental disorder — but we can

<b>(Getty/Olivier Douliery)</b><p>Mental health professionals are battling over the “Goldwater rule” — but the rest of us are not bound by it<p>Anna Lind-Guzik<p>May 7, 2017 12:00pm (UTC)<p>President Donald Trump has a personality disorder that we’re not supposed to talk about, and that makes me furious. The …

Mental Health

Can wine protect your neurons? Study investigates

Excessive alcohol consumption has a wide range of harmful health effects, but some previous research has indicated that a moderate intake of wine can …

Misbehave Your Way Around Europe

Misbehave Your Way Around EuropeImage sourceWhen you think Europe, you tend to think culture, beauty, history and diversity. You think about The …

European Travel