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Cannabis does not cause anxiety and depression, study finds

Scientists have found no link between cannabis use and mental health problems in a study of 35,000 people<p>Cannabis does not increase the risk of developing anxiety or depression, a new study has found.<p>There has long been debate over the drug’s potential link to mental health problems.<p>A major study …

44 Ways To Make More Money

Usually, people who want to bolster their finances trim their expenses.<p>But cutting costs only goes so far. Unless you already make a lot of money and spend like a bon vivant, most people can’t eke out that much more from their budget by decreasing expenses. Plus, the more you retrench, the more …

Personal Finance

The Walking Dead "Thank You" Recap: All the Theories on That Shocking Death

Deaths are not uncommon on a television show about a zombie apocalypse—and on <i>The Walking Dead</i>, too many characters to count have met their unfortunate demise throughout its six seasons. But last night, a certain <i>original</i> character may have been killed off in particularly gory fashion, leaving us …

Airbnb wants to book your whole trip

Outside of a limited concierge service, Airbnb hasn't done much beyond getting you a room -- you're on your own if you want a tour. That might change very soon, however. Airbnb is testing Journeys, a travel agent-like service that covers the whole experience. The fixed-price option covers basics …

San Francisco

Homestyle Chicken Is in: Spicy Is Yesterday

"One day you're in and the next day, you re out." Heidi Klum's fashion dictum applies to chicken sandwiches as well, it seems. Spicy chicken that was all the rage? Pushed aside and replaced by new down-home, country-style chicken. Sliced jalapeños have given way to sliced pickles; sriracha aïoli …

LG's dual-screen V10 phone reaches AT&T and T-Mobile this week

When LG promised that its unique V10 smartphone would reach the US soon after its Korean launch, it wasn't kidding around. Both AT&T and T-Mobile have announced that you can order the dual screen, dual-selfie cam device this week -- October 27th and 28th, respectively. The AT&T version comes in …

The Batmobile’s Drunk Driving Accident And Other Things You Didn’t Know About ‘Batman Begins’

<i>Batman Begins</i> opened in theaters 10 years ago this week, and comic book fans have been arguing about whether Christian Bale or Michael Keaton made the better Batman ever since. While that debate continues to rage on — and will likely become even nerdier when Ben Affleck officially enters the ring — …

Comic Books

Man Finds Stranger In His Bed, Handles The Situation Unbelievably Well

NegativeGenie/YouTube<p><b>It’s late, dark, and you have just found a stranger lying in your bed, what do you do?</b><p>Well when this guy faced that incredibly …

Screw Finding Your Passion

Remember back when you were a kid? You would just do things. You never thought to yourself, “What are the relative merits of learning baseball versus …

Selling

'Minecraft: Story Mode's' adventures have familiar plots but characters worth rooting for

"Minecraft," the video game that can essentially be anything you want it to be, is everywhere.<p>Everywhere, that is, except in my home. It's on laptop computers, mobile phones and video game consoles, and it's in toy stores, bookstores and even baseball stadiums. A Chicago Cubs-branded spongy bat, …

The Week in Review: Present Day Back to the Future

In 1989’s “Back to the Future Part II,” Marty McFly, played by Michael J. Fox, and Dr. Emmett “Doc” Brown, played by Christopher Lloyd, traveled into the future, to October 21, 2015. They found flying cars, hoverboards and portable garbage-powered nuclear reactors, among other new-age advancements. …

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Microsoft explains where the Xbox falls into CEO Satya Nadella's master plan

At the time, it didn't seem to mean much.<p>But in the last year and a half, Microsoft has undergone a radical shift, slowly but surely transitioning into a company that doesn't care what device you use, so long as you're using a Microsoft app on it. It's pretty cool.<p>Now, with a big update to the Xbox …

Twitter adds ads to Moments

Well that didn't take long. Twitter announced Friday that it will begin monetizing its new Moments feature, which launched at the start of the month. The company will begin leasing a single Moments channel for 24 hours to advertisers who will be free to curate and post both tweets and video content.<p>…

16 Scary Movies You Need To See Before You Die

According to horror aficionado Carrie Underwood.<p>You wouldn't know it by looking at her, but Carrie Underwood is obsessed with horror movies. "I'm going to blame my older sisters," the country singer says with a laugh, explaining that they let her sit in a viewing of <i>The Exorcist</i> at an age when most …

Google ad boss: Ad blockers are 'a blunt instrument and we need to be worried'

Ad-blocking software, which nixes display advertising from websites, became a hot topic after an Apple operating-system update allowed ad blocking on iPhones and iPads for the first time.<p>Although Ramaswamy made it clear that mobile advertising is still doing "incredibly well for Google and …

Chinese actress Li Bingbing, conservationists call for end to ivory trade

HONG KONG - Chinese actress Li Bingbing and the animal conservation group WildAid called on Friday for an end to the illegal trade in ivory and the slaughter of elephants.<p>The “Transformers: Age of Extinction” star, who recently returned from a trip to Africa, described at a press conference how …

Endangered Species