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George Washington U. to rescind Cosby's honorary degree

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a reversal of its previous stance, George Washington University said Monday it will rescind an honorary degree awarded to Bill Cosby in 1997, saying the debate over the honor was creating trauma for sexual assault victims.<p>Last fall, GW said that it never took back honorary …

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President Obama's Final State of the Union

President Obama will deliver his final State of the Union address on January 12, 2016 at 9pm ET. Tune in to watch the President's address at …

Dr. Phil

“You are not the only voice in your child’s ear. Make sure you are the best voice in your child’s ear.”

Homeowner Discovers The Scariest Spider Of All Time

Dad Receives Coded Text Message From Son, Rushes To Help Him<p>In the middle of the night, West Virginia father Bert Fulks received a text message with …

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From dirt poor to billionaire — the incredible rags-to-riches story of fashion legend Ralph Lauren

On Tuesday, the fashion legend announced he would step down as CEO from his iconic brand Polo Ralph Lauren.<p>He will stay with the company as its executive chairman and chief creative officer.<p>Lauren has an estimated net worth of $6 billion.<p>Long before he became a fashion icon, he was Ralph Lipschitz, …

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Journalism

5 key questions about the Pope's trip to America

<i>Pope Francis is visiting Cuba until Tuesday when he heads to the United States. CNN will have full coverage online and on CNN TV.</i><p><b>(CNN) —</b> Pope Francis has not commented on the crowded field of U.S. presidential candidates. But after a similar situation arose in Argentina, he was not amused.<p>In 2007, …

Pope Francis

The House That Could Save the World

The next generation of ultra-efficient houses will redefine how we fight climate change—and how we live.<p>In July, when Portland was sweltering at upwards of 100 degrees, the tenants of The Orchards wondered if they had air conditioning. The temperature in their apartments never rose above 70.<p>They …

Green Living

Minnesota Vikings mascot of 20 years out after preposterous contract demand

This is the story that has everything: America's favorite sport, the intrinsic connections that makes us love these silly games, a venerable …

Schadenfreude

The ultimate cold and flu survival guide

Each year, the typical adult can expect to contract two or three colds, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Skip the annual flu vaccine and you set yourself up for a bout of that as well. But it doesn't have to be this way! Aside from good hand washing (with soap, for at …

Common Cold

The self-driving car is ready for prime time, but you still can't have one

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CALIFORNIA — Google — or as co-founder Sergey Brin put it, "Google, ah, sorry, I mean Alphabet" — held a thoroughly fascinating event …

Three awesome new features added to Google Photos

During its Nexus event Tuesday, Google also announced a few big updates to Google Photos , the photo storage service it debuted earlier this year. Sharing is improved, you can display photos on your TV and there's a new tool to organize your photos.<p>Already a great tool for organizing every photo …

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