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We asked 6 political scientists if Bernie Sanders would have a shot in a general election

Bernie Sanders has gone from long-shot candidate to a real contender for the Democratic nomination for president.<p>Were Democrats to make the "democratic socialist" from Vermont their nominee, would he have a chance of winning a general election?<p>We posed that question to six of the country's top …

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House of Cards to return for fourth season in March 2016

The new season of the Netflix original show was announced during the Republican debate<p>Netflix will serve up 13 new episodes of House of Cards on 4 March, the company announced Tuesday night.<p>The announcement came in the form of a political ad that aired on CNN during the fifth Republican …

'Downton' star Michelle Dockery's boyfriend dies at 34

<b>(CNN) —</b> "Downton Abbey" star Michelle Dockery's boyfriend, business relations executive John Dineen, died Sunday after a long illness, according to news reports.<p>"The family is very grateful for the support and kindness they have received but would kindly request that they are left to grieve in …

Don't Call This a "Cake Fail" Until You Hear the Touching Story Behind It

"Kindness is important!"<p>Lisa Sarber Aldrich went to the Caledonia, Michigan, Meijer store to pick up a birthday cake. According to her now-viral Facebook post, Aldrich asked someone at the counter to write a birthday message on the cake and didn't think twice about it when she saw it finished. …

16-year-old inventor launches new smartphone lens

The young entrepreneur has sold 4,000 Magnibands and is hoping for a Christmas 'surge' in orders<p>Toby Liew, a 16-year-old A-level student from Gillingham, Kent, has created a macro lens that fits on most available smartphone models, which he hopes will become the next consumer technology "it" gadget.<p>…

Congress reaches deal on elusive 5-year, $281-billion transportation bill

The House and Senate have reached agreement on a five-year, $281-billion transportation bill that would increase spending to address the nation's aging and congested highways and transit systems — a legislative feat that lawmakers and President Obama have struggled throughout his administration to …

Nokia's $60,000 virtual reality camera could revolutionize filmmaking — here's how it works

Aside from the millions of dollars spent on marketing, the filmmaking process itself is quite costly, which can be daunting for aspiring or amateur filmmakers. For example, it can easily cost over $80,000 just to get a camera that offers true film-style quality.<p>And even then, those expensive …

5 Secrets to Managing Your Time, Backed by Research

It’s the problem we all face at the office: how to manage your time. You’re so overwhelmed with meetings and email that you always wonder if you’re …

3 tips from the expert who teaches mindfulness at Google, Microsoft, Sony, and Nike

Reflexively, I pick it up and check my personal email. I see this month's electric bill and my latest credit card bill. <i>Didn't I just pay those?</i> I wonder.<p>Against my better judgment, I open both emails, and the prospect of more money going out as opposed to in causes a good deal of anxiety to rise …

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100 Women 2015: Hong Kong mum and her Philippine nanny

<b>Of the seven or so million residents in the former British colony of Hong Kong, nearly 5% - some 340,000 - are foreign domestic helpers.</b><p>Nearly half come from either the Philippines or Indonesia, and are indispensable assets for many working parents in the city.<p>But, as the BBC's Grace Tsoi …

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