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Set up a VPN in 10 minutes for free—and yes, Americans urgently need one, thanks to Congress

“A computer lets you make more mistakes faster than any other invention with the possible exceptions of handguns and Tequila.” — Mitch Ratcliffe<p>Soon every mistake you’ve ever made online will not only be available to your internet service provider (ISP) — it will be available to any corporation or …

Privacy

Healthy Slow-Cooker Recipes

Use your slow cooker to make comforting, healthy one-pot dinners, breakfast and even dessert.<p>Whole-Grain Breakfast Porridge<p>The four different grains …

The Weekend Box-Office Bloodbath: Four Flops And An Underperformer

There were a lot of new releases this weekend and several expansions, but despite the long holiday weekend, only one of them could gain a modicum of traction. That was the horror movie <i>Bye Bye Man</i>, which was met with mostly lousy reviews and a terrible C from Cinemascore, but the Stacy Title flick …

Film Industry

Cease-fire brokered by Russia and Turkey begins across Syria

A cease-fire announced by the Syrian government went into ­effect across the country early Friday as part of a broader deal that includes a return to peace talks to end more than five years of war.<p>Forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad reestablished control over the northern city of …

Middle East

New medical marijuana research could greenlight more uses in treatment

Though the US Drug Enforcement Agency hasn’t reclassified marijuana, easier availability of the drug for study has the potential to unearth new medical uses<p>Despite its continuing hardline stance against marijuana, the US Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) has shown some signs of relenting and this …

Cannabis

REWIND! Watch UFC Toronto Presser Video Highlights

Let's roll back the video tape!<p>With UFC 206 coming to a close late last night (Sat., Dec. 10, 2016), featuring a featherweight bout between Max …

UFC 206: Live Results, Play-by-Play and Fight Card Highlights

UFC 206 delivered one of the most exciting main cards in UFC history.<p>Max Holloway crumpled Anthony Pettis to get the interim featherweight gold. The performance was one of the best in his career.<p>The co-main event was exception. Donald Cerrone and Matt Brown threw down, and Cerrone capped it off …

Max Holloway

Earth - Why there might be many more universes besides our own

Is our Universe one of many?<p>The idea of parallel universes, once consigned to science fiction, is now becoming respectable among scientists – at least, among physicists, who have a tendency to push ideas to the limits of what is conceivable.<p>In fact there are almost too many other potential …

Dark Matter

Android 6.0 Marshmallow update schedule for Samsung devices - Galaxy S6, Note 5, Note 4

Android 6.0 Marshmallow update is expected to come to Samsung Galaxy Note 5, Galaxy Note Edge, Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge soon.<p>Samsung irked its fans by …

A Puppy Was Saved From Being Euthanized And It's So Wonderful

YES, WORLD, YES!

ISIS Wants a Truce

In the new edition of its magazine, ISIS floats the idea of a truce. Is the group flagging—or is this just another trick?<p>After months of being …

'American Sniper' Chris Kyle said ex-Marine was 'nuts'

<b>"American Sniper" Chris Kyle described his killer as "nuts" in a text to a friend moments before they were both shot dead by a former Marine, a court was told.</b><p>Defence lawyers for Eddie Ray Routh claim the 27-year-old was psychotic at the time of the shooting.<p>But prosecutors say Mr Routh was aware …

Mental Health

Britain Votes to Allow World's First 'Three-Parent' IVF Babies

LONDON — Britain voted on Tuesday to become the first country to allow a "three-parent" IVF technique which doctors say can prevent some inherited incurable diseases but which critics see as a step toward creating designer babies. Parliament voted overwhelmingly for the technique, called …

IVF

Apple Just Had The Most Profitable Quarter Of Any Company Ever

Apple had a pretty good quarter.<p>And by “pretty good,” I mean it was the biggest quarter in history. And not just for Apple. For any company. Ever.<p>This page charts the past record holders. Until today, Russia’s Gazprom (the largest natural gas extractor in the world) held the record at $16.2 billion …

Profit

One Of Google's Earliest Android Employees Explains Where It Loses To The iPhone

As of Q3 2014, Android owned more than 80% of the smartphone market around the world, but that's split between the dozens of different companies that produce Android phones. About 12% of devices around the world run on iOS, but that money goes straight back to Apple.<p>There's no clear answer as to …

Business Development

Study Says Creativity Can Flow From Political Correctness

There is a common belief that requiring the use of "politically correct" language in the workplace stifles creativity.<p>Michelle Duguid,a professor at Washington University in St. Louis, tells NPR's Arun Rath that, intuitively, that assumption makes sense.<p>"People should be able to freely think, throw …

Stereotypes

Students who survived Mexico’s night of bloody horror accuse army and police

Two who escaped death in the attack on students in Guerrero last September testify to the murderous role of state forces<p>Uriel Alonso Solís is an affable 19-year-old, the oldest of five children from a poor <i>campesino</i> family. But his grittiness shows through as he recounts the terrible night his …

Mexico

The latest Windows 10 Technical Preview update brings Cortana to the desktop

January's Windows 10 Technical Preview update adds Microsoft's virtual assistant and a few new apps.<p>Well, that was quick. Microsoft is rolling out the January update to the Windows 10 Technical Preview today, and it should include a few of the new features and apps we saw at the Windows 10 event on …

Apps