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Dad's Important Question For TSA After They Discarded His Wife's Breast Milk

One dad who recently went through airport security with his wife and 9-month-old child has an important question for TSA after they discarded his wife's breast milk: "Wondering why mother's milk was tossed by TSA and why they considered it 'dangerous' when we had passed though security several …

Colorado father writes open letter after Parkland massacre: ‘I was almost a school shooter’

Following the massacre of 17 students and teachers at a Florida high school last week, a Colorado father of four wrote an open letter Tuesday claiming that the only thing that stopped him from carrying out his own bloodbath 30 years ago was his inability to get a gun.<p>“I was almost a school …

Mental Health

Woman caught drying underwear with plane's overhead vent

When it comes to airplane travel, there are certain behaviors that are generally frowned upon, like taking off your shoes and socks, doing yoga in the aisle, or eating smelly foods. But sometimes a person does something on a plane no one is expecting, as was the case when one woman was caught …

Clothing

Former Pilot Explains 10 “Code Words” Passengers Don’t Understand

Even though more people are flying than ever before, the world of air travel still retains a certain air of mystery. For most travelers, everything …

Country Lifestyle

The Best Natural Deodorant Is Acid

The solution for tackling BO might already be in your skincare stash.<p>These days, everyone seems to be on the hunt for a natural deodorant that doesn’t suck. The problem is that so many natural deodorants — even the ones from supposedly great brands like Schmidt’s and Lavanila — don’t manage to …

Skin Care

How to Clean 8 of the Trickiest Spots In Your House

When it comes to cleaning the complicated spots in your home, do you find yourself giving up before you have even started? We’ve compiled all the …

Radiators

These are the worst things to say during sex

From your first time to your wedding night, sex is a minefield of fumbles and fiery hot passion.<p>Getting frisky under the sheets with a long-term …

Breakups

Washington Man Admits Raping, Murdering 6-Year-Old Neighbor Girl

A Washington State man pleaded guilty last week to the 2014 rape and murder of a 6-year-old girl, PEOPLE confirms.<p>A court official tells PEOPLE …

Crime

I Have Fine Hair, and This Volume Spray Is a Total Game-Changer

If the big hair of the ‘80s ever swings back into style, I’m toast.<p>My hair is unmotivated when it comes to trying new things: It’s stick-straight, so …

Hair

3 Kitchen Secrets Every Home Cook Should Know According to This Chef

Down in the heart of Mississippi lives a James Beard Award-winning chef who is a lover of simple, Southern food and everyday staples. Although the collective imagination often attributes lots of grease and basic flavors to Southern food, John Currence clarifies that there’s nothing “basic” about …

Cooking

100 Best Places to Eat in America, According to Yelp

Today, Yelp released its 2018 list of the best places to eat in America. Keep in mind, these are not the restaurants where you’ll necessarily find …

Coral Gables

Nobody wants to buy the oldest home in the US, a 1600s log cabin listed for $2.9 million

America's oldest home is for sale.<p>The log cabin, which dates back to 1638, has lasted this long with the help of its current owners, Harry and Doris Rink — who have taken the property under their wing, and have been living in an attached house since 1968.<p>History doesn't come cheap — with a $2.9 …

Cabins

End of the World? Ultimate Doomsday Cabin in Alaska Seeks $159K

If you’re in the market for the perfect doomsday cabin in the woods, you’d be hard-pressed to find a better property than this fully stocked Alaskan home.<p>If you’re in the market for the perfect doomsday cabin in the woods, you’d be hard-pressed to find a better property than <b>Kevin Cross</b>’ lakefront …

Solar Panels

I Just Hacked a Box of Bisquick and Made the Best Biscuits Ever

I just baked a batch of tender, fluffy, soft-as-a-pillow biscuits, and I didn't even break a sweat. That's because I tried a new biscuit-making …

Baking

Hero Boyfriend Saves Slain Woman's 4-Year-Old Son by Jumping Off Balcony With Him During Attack

The family of a California woman fatally shot by the father of her 4-year-old son is hailing the woman’s boyfriend as a hero for jumping off a …

Crime

Broadband connections in the US are slower than those in most other developed countries

Broadband speeds are lagging in the US. A recent report reveals that the US ranked 62nd out of 88 countries around the world for 4G download speeds. As show in this chart by Statista, based on data from Open Signal, the speed of an average broadband download in the US is below that of Croatia, …

Wi-Fi

Counting Calories Is Not the Key to Weight Loss, New Study Finds

Anyone who has ever been on a diet knows that the standard prescription for weight loss is to reduce the amount of calories you consume.<p>But a new study, published Tuesday in JAMA, may turn that advice on its head. It found that people who cut back on added sugar, refined grains and highly processed …

Diabetes

Albertsons, which already owns Safeway, buys Rite Aid

Grocer Albertsons will buy drugstore chain Rite Aid in a deal that would accelerate the remaking of the U.S. retail and health-care industries.<p>The …

Rite Aid

Fort Stevens is one of Oregon's best, most expansive state parks

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Oregon

Husband of Florida Mom Who Vanished at Sea During Boating Trip Is Charged With Murder

Federal investigators have charged Lewis Bennett with murdering his wife of three months, Isabella Hellman, the Florida mother who disappeared last …

Crime

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These Artifact and Legendary abilities are baseline in the Battle for Azeroth alpha

If you’ve been paying attention to the <i>Battle for Azeroth</i> alpha, you may have noticed that certain abilities that exist in <i>Legion</i> as Artifact Traits or …

Activision Blizzard

The 4 best smart home gadgets you can get for under $100

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Amazon<p>Starting a smart home is a fun endeavor, but it can also get expensive. Fast.<p>That doesn't have to be the case, though, and with a …

Home Automation

An unexpected retailer is surging to be more popular than H&M, Kohl's, and Macy's

Lane Bryant has won over the hearts of American shoppers.<p>The plus-size store, which is owned by Ascena Retail Group, placed second on a list of Americans' favorite premium fashion stores, gaining seven percentage points of favorability over the year prior. 10,000 people responded to the survey, …

eCommerce

Preventive Treatment for Peanut Allergy Shows Promise in Study

Daily capsules of peanut powder helped children build tolerance in a major study.<p>The first treatment to help prevent serious allergic reactions to peanuts may be on the way. A company said Tuesday that its daily capsules of peanut powder helped children build tolerance in a major study.<p>Millions of …

Biomedicine

States where Americans pay the least (and most) in taxes

When you retire, you don't want to pinch pennies. These are the 10 least tax-friendly states for retirees, according to GOBankingRates.<p>In Alaska, …

Income Inequality

A giant, years-long storm on Neptune is disappearing — and it's being caught on camera for the first time

A dark storm on Neptune is big enough to stretch from Boston to Portugal on Earth — but it's fading away as the Hubble Telescope watches.<p>Neptune's giant storms were first discovered by NASA's Voyager 2 spacecraft in the late 1980s. Since then, the storms have "played a game of peek-a-boo" with …

Astronomy

10 major cities that consume the most marijuana each year

Interestingly enough, cannabis is wholly illegal in three of these cities.<p>In case you haven't noticed, the marijuana industry is growing at a breakneck pace. Depending on your source, sales growth for the legal cannabis industry is slated to increase by between 23% and 35% on an annualized basis …

Cannabis

KFC workers accused of 'smuggling' chicken into restaurant amid massive shortage in UK

KFC workers were accused of “smuggling” raw chicken into one of the chain’s restaurants in the United Kingdom during the massive poultry shortage that has left hundreds of locations closed.<p>A video surfaced over the weekend that appeared to show two workers taking in six “bulging and gloopy shaped” …

East London

A 24-year old got a mysterious disease where her body attacked her brain — and scientists are learning it's more common than they thought

There's a blank year in 26-year-old Caroline Walsh's once-spotless memory.<p>She's pieced parts together from stories her friends have told her and a collection of photos on Facebook. But she cannot remember the day it all began — when her father found her in the middle of a seizure, her body writhing …

Mind