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‘Game of Thrones’ Spin-Off Setting and Time Period Revealed by HBO

The next epic in the World of Ice and Fire is coming.<p>Game of Thrones <i>is wrapping up soon, but we’ll be going back to Westeros sooner than you think —</i> …

Signs That Aliens May Already Have Made Contact With Us

Are aliens among us? (via FelixMittermeier/Pixabay)<p>Aliens are kinda the holy grail of scientific inquiry. And I say that only because there are few …

Paranormal

40 Things You Should Know About a Home By Age 40

Home repair is learned over time<p>Even if a power outage stops your well pump or the city water supply, you can still flush the toilet. Dump a couple …

How Quitting Weed Changed My Life

Following reports that a third of weed smokers have tried and failed to quit, we spoke to four former stoners about how their lives improved when they did.<p>For many people, weed is a godsend. It can help them numb pain, manage mental health issues, inspire creativity or just aid them in their …

California Has 524 U.S. News Best Schools In The Country For 2018

​U.S. News & World Report released its annual list of best high schools in the country. See how CA schools ranked.<p>A whopping 524 California schools …

Going to a sauna can lower your risk of stroke by 60%

We already know that getting healthy means eating more greens, sleeping longer, and working out more, but a new study found that there’s one …

Sex a key part of life for people over 65, study says

Sex is not only a pursuit of the young and carefree but also a key part of life for adults in their later years, a new poll has revealed – putting paid to the trope that action stops as pensions loom.<p>A US survey has found that 40% of those aged between 65 and 80 report being sexually active, with …

Social Work

Everyone Wants To Date Asian Babes: Data Proves This Myth Is Real

We like to think we live in a society where we don’t see color, race, and ethnicity. Yes, we know that’s not strictly true, but by thinking this way, …

The Quiet Revolution: China's Millennial Backlash

Faye Lu, a Beijing-based businesswoman, chose the Chinese New Year after her 30th birthday to come clean to her family. At the biggest social …

Chinese New Year

10 Amazon Prime Mother's Day Gifts That Can Be Ordered Just In Time

Hopefully you won't forget Mother's Day is on Sunday, May 13 this year, but if you do, thank God for Amazon Prime and it's free two-day (and …

Barbara Bush: These 17 Timeless Quotes by the Former First Lady Will Inspire You

Known for being outspoken and a quick wit, Barbara Bush was the matriarch of America, and she will be sorely missed.<p>Born in 1925, Barbara Bush -- wife of George H. W. Bush, the 41st President of the United States, and mother of George W. Bush, the 43rd President of the United States -- was one of …

Oregon is sitting on more than 1 million pounds of unsold marijuana

1 million lbs<p>Oregon has a glut of 1 million lbs (455,000 kg) of unsold marijuana—almost three times the amount of weed the state consumed last year.<p>Published April 20, 2018 | Photo by Reuters/Baz Ratner<p>1 million lbs<p>The state agency that approves growers originally planned to issue between 800 and …

'The Sandlot' Cast Reunites After 25 Years on NBC Today Show Special

Few baseball movies are more beloved than <i>The Sandlot</i>, and the main cast members reunited for a segment on NBC's <i>Today</i> show to celebrate the film's 25th anniversary.<p>NBC News' Gadi Schwartz shared a photo of the cast. Mike Vitar, who played Benny "The Jet" Rodriguez was the only cast member absent …

Asa Akira on Anal Sex, Life After Porn, and the One Sex Position All Women Hate

She's won multiple awards, written two books, and had sex with two men at the same time. No one is more qualified to answer your sex and dating Qs<p><i>Hi, everyone! I'm Asa Akira, and I’m officially now an unqualified sex and relationship columnist.</i> <i>This is the 2nd installment of Ask Asa, my column for</i> …

4 of the Most Dangerous Hikes in the World

Hiking, by most accounts, involves nothing more than putting one foot in front of the other over and over until you reach your final destination. …

Hiking

Rockets' usher pulls off surprising and excellent moves for arena's Dance Cam

James Harden isn’t the only MVP candidate on the Rockets.<p>The usher in section 124 of the team’s arena was seen pulling off some incredible dance moves to help get the crowd hyped up this season.<p>Because who isn’t inspired by the way the Rockets are playing this season to show off your best moves?

James Harden

Why “The Sandlot” is still so special, 25 years later

Baseball isn’t the most popular sport in America. Even many of its most ardent supporters would be hard-pressed to make the case that it’s the most exciting to watch. But you wouldn’t know that from the deep canon of beloved baseball films. Perhaps the most treasured of them all, <i>The Sandlot</i>, turns …

Babe Ruth

NHL stunner: A 36-year-old accountant who has never played pro stars in Blackhawks win

By Allyson Chiu<p>Allyson Chiu<p>Reporter<p>Email Bio Follow<p>On Thursday night in the middle of a National Hockey League game between the Chicago Blackhawks and the Winnipeg Jets, an unfamiliar figure in a No. 90 Blackhawks jersey stepped onto the ice at the United Center.<p>“Hey, who’s this guy?” an announcer …

Chicago Blackhawks

Louisiana family uses a giant alligator to reveal their baby's gender and it does not go well

Here's a cool way to make a gender reveal party better (or worse, depending): add an alligator to the mix.<p>That's right — this Louisiana family …

Sean Penn Raised A Few Eyebrows By Lighting Up A Cigarette In The Middle Of His ‘Late Show’ Interview

When saying that Sean Penn smoking on <i>The Late Show</i> raised some eyebrows, it isn’t necessarily a bad thing. It’s not about outrage, but it seems surreal to a lot of folks and Stephen Colbert might be the top of the list alongside the folks in attendance for his show. He was prepared for Penn to come …

Stephen Colbert

Stormy Daniels’ pupils dilated during her '60 Minutes' interview — here’s why her irises might have changed shape

Stormy Daniels told the world on Sunday night that she'd been threatened to keep quiet about her alleged affair with President Trump.<p>In a one-on-one interview with 60 Minutes' Anderson Cooper, Daniels (née Stephanie Clifford) told Cooper she'd had sex with Trump once while he was married to …

Teacher allegedly performed oral sex on 13-year-old in school

A sixth-grade teacher in Arizona accused of having sex with a 13-year-old student performed oral sex on him in a classroom — and told the teen she …

Psychologists Studied 5,000 Genius Kids for 45 Years — Here Are Their 6 Key Takeaways

Even kids with genius-level IQs need teachers to help them reach their full potential.<p>Follow thousands of superbright kids for four and a half …

Man drives his pet calf more than 2,200 miles to get him emergency surgery to save his sight

When Dan McKernan noticed that the Hereford calf he’d rescued, Mike, had an issue with his eyes, he knew he’d do anything to help his new friend …

‘Marvel’s Jessica Jones’ Betrayed Trish Walker

We need to talk about Trish Walker and what happened to her in Season 2 of <i>Marvel’s Jessica Jones</i>. <b>And yes, there will be spoilers for all of Marvel’s</b> …

“I’m a teacher by day, and a stripper by night”

People think it’s a rom-com cliché to strip your way through uni, but for one Aussie woman, it’s reality — and so much more.<p>Amelia*, 25, started …

Meet Blaze Jordan: The 15-Year-Old Baseball Phenom with 500-Foot Power

It all started with a plastic megaphone and a kid who was barely big enough to hold it.<p>Blaze Jordan was so young at the time that his age was still measured in months—about 18 of them as his parents remember it. The megaphone was a gift from his grandparents, who had gotten it at a minor league …

Baseball

A shadowy and controversial secret club meets in the California woods every year — and at least 5 US presidents were members

<b>• Bohemian Grove is the Sonoma County, California campground where the Bohemian Club meets annually.</b><p><b>• The Bohemian Club, a San Francisco-based private club that has counted a number of US presidents among its members, is a controversial group.</b><p><b>• The club's reported rituals and secretive status have</b> …

30 Old-School Parenting Rules That Are Still Relevant Today

Tried-and-true childrearing wisdom never goes out of style.<p>We walked to school alone, rode our bikes across town, and knew talking back to our …

Parenting

One of the most sought after jobs for rural Chinese women is to become a mistress

Shanshan’s $550 shoes came from her lover, but the soles of her feet, as hard as leather, came from her childhood. “We used to play barefoot in the village,” she told me. “All the girls in the karaoke bar had feet like this.”<p>At 26, Shanshan has come a long way from rural Sichuan, one of China’s …