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Police: Washington man raped dying woman, texted photos

EVERETT, Wash. (AP) — A 19-year-old Washington state man, who police say raped a high school student as she died from a drug overdose and texted semi-nude photos of her, has been charged with manslaughter.<p>Brian Roberto Varela of Lynnwood was also charged Friday in Snohomish County Superior Court …

Crime

Fried Pork Dumplings

<i>Call them fried pork dumplings, Chinese dumplings, or even potstickers. Whatever you do, don’t call them difficult to make. These dumplings are</i> …

Food & Dining

We Just Got More Details on How The Moon Left Earth 4 Billion Years Ago

It was a crazy breakup.<p>That orbiting lump of rock we call the Moon is thought to have been formed by a giant object smashing into Earth's crust, and …

Easy and Delicious Cake Recipes

A homemade cake doesn't have to be daunting—try one of these easy recipes for crumb cake, cheesecake, chocolate cake, and more.<p>Glazed Lemon Pound Cake<p>…

Democrats Just Realized They Now Have No Leverage Against Trump Over DACA

“We have to be realistic, if this passes and there’s no guarantee of a Dream Act vote, then we’re going to have to deal with the reality that we have …

This Is How the CIA Got Its Hands on Some of Russia's Most Powerful Weapons

Sometimes the Cold War seemed like one big treasure hunt. When one side came out with a new weapon, the other side made every effort to get their …

National Security

Job One for Quantum Computers: Boost Artificial Intelligence

In the early ’90s, Elizabeth Behrman, a physics professor at Wichita State University, began working to combine quantum physics with artificial …

I tried out a floatation tank to help my anxiety

For anyone not in the know, a floatation tank is basically a giant pod filled with water and Epsom salts, which allow you to float.<p>I experienced my …

Newly Discovered Super-Earth Give Clues On How Planets Form

In a constellation 100 light years away, Carnegie astronomers discover largest super-earth to date<p>In the Pisces constellation, 100 light-years away, …

Astronomy

Retired Missouri Judge Who Sentenced Juvenile to 241 Years: “I Hope He Gets Out”

As Circuit Court Judge Evelyn Baker stared down at Bobby Bostic in her St. Louis courtroom, she was filled with disgust. It was the winter of 1997. …

Compound butter is the secret to layers of flavor

If you are looking to add a layer of unexpected flavor, think compound butter. Here's how to make yourself:<p>1. Soften two sticks unsalted butter to …

Cheddar Man changes the way we think about our ancestors

In 1903 workmen digging a drainage trench in Gough’s Cave in the Cheddar Gorge, in Somerset, uncovered the remains of a young man, sealed under a stalagmite. The figure, feet curled up underneath him, was small, at about 5ft 5in, and would have weighed around 10 stone when he died in his early 20s. …

Anthropology

10 Fancy Foods Worth Trying to Make at Home

If you think dishes like paella, risotto, and lobster are best enjoyed at fancy restaurants, guess again. What if we told that you could easily cook …

Kitchens

19 Healthy Dinners Under $10 You Should Make ASAP

Because you can be good to your body AND your bank account.

Panko-Crusted Roast Chicken Thighs with Mustard and Thyme

Who isn’t looking for a quick-to-make, easy-to-love dinner for busy weeknights? This roast chicken recipe will become one of your MVPs.

Cooking

Israel launches 'large-scale' attack in Syria after fighter jet crashes

Military spokesman says four Iranian targets near Damascus were destroyed in retaliation<p>Israel has launched what it described as a large-scale air raid in Syria after one of its F-16 fighters crashed while under Syrian anti-aircraft fire.<p>Twelve sites, including four “Iranian targets” near the …

Middle East

Our Most Versatile Slow Cooker Supper Recipes Ever

Ah, the beauty of slow cooking.<p>Relaxed winter nights call for satisfying no-fuss suppers. Pick your protein of choice, toss in fresh ingredients, and …

Cooking

How Learning To Tame Your Monkey Mind Is The Secret To Managing Stress

Last week, I wrote about how entrepreneurs can take advantage of the brains neuroplasticity to change the way they respond to stress.<p>The response I received from that article was overwhelming, with entrepreneurs from all over the world reaching out to learn more about confronting stress in their …

Mindfulness

The 5 French “Mother” Sauces That Guarantee a Great Meal

Cooking

If You Can't Pass This Simple 10 Second Test, Science Says You're 5 Times More Likely to Die Sooner

And don't worry if you can't pass it today. With a little time and effort, you will.<p>Everyone wants to live a long, healthy life. No one wants their life to be cut unnecessarily short. But is it possible to predict whether you're at greater risk of mortality? According to a Brazilian physician, the …

Stand Back

Here are 5 important reasons you should never agree to a police search -- even if you're innocent

Do you know what your rights are when a police officer asks to search you? If you’re like most people I’ve met in my eight years working to educate …

The Horrors I Endured as a Female Jail Guard

I've seen more men masturbate than I can count.<p><i>This article was published in collaboration with the Marshall Project.</i><p>I don’t watch porn. It’s not that I have anything against it; it’s just not my thing. Growing up, I was a late bloomer. A skinny, soft-spoken, mixed mocha girl with glasses and a …

Sexual Harassment

Astronomers spot Elon Musk's cosmic Tesla flying in space

Thousands of people watched as SpaceX launched its Tesla Roadster to space atop a Falcon Heavy rocket on Tuesday.<p>They looked on as the nose cone …

Mr. President, Mexico Has Paid for Your Wall Many Times Over

US relations with Mexico are chilly these days, but what else is new? The US has abused its neighbor for most of two centuries, including one of the …