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5 Apps Airlines Don’t Want You to Know About

<b>1. Momondo</b><p>Momondo has this cool and unique way of presenting flight fares to the users. They split up the fares into useful little categories such as …



North Korea capital gears up for congress; South fears nuclear test | Reuters

PYONGYANG (Reuters) - North Korea’s rain-soaked capital was festooned on Tuesday with banners celebrating leader Kim Jong Un ahead of a ruling party congress, as rival South Korea expressed concern that Pyongyang could conduct a nuclear test before or during the rare event.<p>People pass in front of …

North Korea

Obama Commutes Nearly 100 Prisoners’ Sentences

End-of-year clemency grants are mostly for drug-related offenses<p>By<p>Byron Tau<p>Byron Tau<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@ByronTau<p>byron.tau@wsj.com<p>WASHINGTON—In his most expansive use of clemency power to date, President Barack Obama issued 95 commutations and two pardons on Friday.<p>The flurry of …

Obama Administration

5 Times Tumblr Nailed The Difference Between Cat People And Dog People


Cat People

Why Bernie Sanders Has Already Won the Democratic Debates

Tuesday's debate is the Democratic Super Bowl. We know the home team. We know the visitors. The issues have always been political footballs and only one candidate hasn't turned them over to the Republicans. This election will also see the emergence of additional players like the FBI and other …

Miley Cyrus Brings Flaming Lips, 'Dead Petz' to 'SNL'

Singer announces tour with Flaming Lips after performing "Karen Don't Be Sad" and "The Twinkle Song" on 41st season premiere<p>Miley Cyrus served as …

Miley Cyrus

Hasbro reveals plans for four more Transformers movies

Four more Transformers movies are gearing up to roll into cinemas, according to Stephen J Davis, chief content office for Hasbro, the American toymakers behind the successful movie franchise.<p>Davis was speaking at a keynote session at Mipjunior, the annual convention oriented towards children’s TV …


I Go to the Worst College in America

The problems here are like a case study for higher education.<p>Shimer College is the strangest college you've probably never heard of. Located on one floor of a tech university campus on the south side Chicago, its student body hovers around 80 students. It's a small, intense, and unconventional …

How to Become a Runner Even if You Think You Hate Running

Build a runner's body — and bragging rights — in weeks.<p>Non-runners tend to share one distinct talent: They're brilliant at making excuses. But unless you're legitimately injured, there's no good reason to write off one of the simplest physical activities — regardless of your current fitness …


10 things you might not know about U.S. Special Operations forces

<b>(CNN) —</b> The troops that make up U.S. Special Operations Command (SOCOM) include some of the most elite fighters in the U.S. military across all branches, including the Army Green Berets and Navy SEALS.<p>They're perhaps best known for going after high-value targets like Osama bin Laden and ISIS leader …


The only 15 foods worth buying organic

Instead we're faced with awkward produce-aisle decisions every time we step foot into a grocery store — is this worth paying 50¢, $1, $5 more?<p>What are the health implications, and is organic equally important across the board?<p>Let's get real here: Most organic food has not been proven to be "better" …

Trevor Noah destroys GOP pro-life, pro-NRA hypocrisy: “They’re more like comic book collectors. Human life only holds value until you take it out of the package”

“The Supreme Court said this is law and the pro-lifers were like, I accept your challenge,” Noah said<p>Monday night's Daily Show with Trevor Noah attacked the GOP primary candidates in the best possible way: by pointing out their pro-life hypocrisy. Noah began with Carly Fiorina's "fact-checkers be …

Images of Pluto and Charon continue to captivate Nasa: 'This world is alive'

The space agency will reveal latest data and photos of the planet and its moon from New Horizons spacecraft Thursday, adding to its unprecedented collection<p>The newest images and data from Pluto continue to astound Nasa scientists, lead researcher Alan Stern said on Monday, telling a university hall …

Solar System

27 Of The Happiest Cats In The World

It's good to be a cat.


21 Insanely Cute And Simple Dollar Store Halloween Costumes That Are Gifts From God

It doesn't take a lot of money to look this expensive.


Why do women live longer than men?

All across the world, women enjoy longer lifespans. David Robson investigates the reasons why, and whether men can do anything about it.<p>As soon as I was born, I was already destined to die earlier than half the babies in my maternity ward – a curse that I can do little to avoid. The reason? My sex. …

Newcastle University

20 Signs You're Emotionally Intelligent (And Why It Matters for Your Career)

11 Science Facts That Seem More Like Science Fiction

These days it's hard to tell reality from make-believe!<p>These days its hard to tell science and science fiction apart -- we're gardening in space, cars are driving themselves, and invisibility cloaks are real (at least, at the molecular level).<p>If you're having trouble telling fact from fiction, you …

Science Fiction