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Here's Everything You Can Watch With Your Amazon Prime Membership in June

Plus, Dawson’s Creek is available on Prime Video now<p>Before we get to your Amazon Prime June updates, the streaming service has a special surprise for …

Entertainment

Chimpanzees have cleaner beds than humans, say scientists

Chimpanzee beds are cleaner than those of humans because, unlike us, the animals change their “sheets” every night, a new study has found.<p>The great apes build complex tree nests out of branches and leaves each day which contain fewer body bacteria than beds in most human households.<p>By contrast, …

500-Calorie Dinners Meal Plan: Week 1

A week of healthy 500-calorie dinners planned for you.<p>When it comes to losing weight and eating healthy, a meal plan can be your secret weapon for …

Deadpool 2 marketing hits peak level of insanity with an original song by Celine Dion

It's a common occurrence for popular musical artists to write, sing, and perform original songs for upcoming movies, even ones about superheroes. For …

3 Reasons It's Dumb to Take Social Security Benefits at 62

Filing for Social Security at the wrong time could set you and your family back financially. Here's why claiming benefits at 62 is a bad idea.<p>There's …

Zora Neale Hurston’s Lost Interview With One of America’s Last Living Slaves

<i>Their Eyes Were Watching God</i> is required reading in high schools and colleges and cited as a formative influence by Toni Morrison and Maya Angelou. …

Twitter advising all 330 million users to change passwords after bug exposed them in plain text

There’s apparently no evidence of any breach or misuse, but you should change your password anyway<p>Twitter is urging all of its more than 330 million users to immediately change their passwords after a bug exposed them in plain text. While Twitter’s investigation showed that there was no evidence …

Facebook will allow users to opt out of letting Facebook collect their browsing history

It’s arguably the company’s biggest update since the Cambridge Analytica scandal broke.<p>Facebook users will soon be able to opt out of one of Facebook’s key data gathering practices: Its collection and use of people’s web browsing history, which the company uses to sell targeted ads.<p>Facebook …

7 Social Security "Did You Know" Moments

Were you aware of these Social Security facts?<p>Social Security arguably is the most important social program in this country, but you wouldn't know …

Speaking of Evolution, in Non-Threatening Tones

For two years, researchers from the Smithsonian traveled the country to discuss — calmly — the science of human evolution. Here’s why.<p>Rick Potts is …

Seriously: There Are Only 10 Foods That All Nutritionists Recommend

There are so many clashing nutrition philosophies in the world, it can make a person's head explode. I learned this firsthand when I sent my …

The 70 must-see lines in James Comey's ABC interview

<b>(CNN) —</b> On Sunday night, James Comey told his side of the story.<p>The former -- and fired -- FBI director sat down with ABC's George Stephanopoulos Sunday night to talk about his deep concerns about President Donald Trump and to recount a number of now-famous/infamous episodes between the two men. …

Opinion

Study: Global warming is weakening key ocean circulation

WASHINGTON (AP) — Global warming is likely slowing the main Atlantic Ocean circulation, which has plunged to its weakest level on record, according to a new study.<p>The slowdown in the circulation — a crucial part of Earth's climate — had been predicted by computer models, but researchers said they …

Global Warming

The DASH Diet Is Great For Weight Loss, So Why Is No One Following It?

Our dietitian busts 4 common misconceptions about the DASH diet—plus why you might want to consider it.<p>The DASH diet often flies under the radar, …

Facebook Introduces Central Page for Privacy and Security Settings

Facebook said it would roll out a centralized system for its users to control their privacy and security settings in response to an outcry over the way it has handled personal data.<p>The system, which will be introduced to Facebook users globally over the coming weeks, will allow people to change …

Privacy

This Surprising Mineral Can Counteract The Effects Of Sugar

If there’s a good versus evil in the nutrition world, it’s salt versus sugar. The two white crystals look similar on the outside but are totally …

A new Monsanto-backed company is on the verge of producing the first fruit made with a blockbuster gene-editing tool that could revolutionize agriculture

In a move aimed at securing a place in the rapidly evolving food technology scene, the agricultural giant Monsanto has invested $125 million in a gene-editing startup called Pairwise.<p>The alliance could tee up Monsanto, long known for its controversial dealings with farmers and its role in …

3 Reasons to Claim Social Security at Age 62

Sometimes, claiming benefits as early as possible is the best decision.<p>When it comes to claiming Social Security benefits, conventional wisdom may …

57 Ways to Lose Weight Forever, According to Science

The ultimate list of research-backed weight loss tips that will keep the pounds off for good.

Security of state voter rolls a concern as primaries begin

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — With the Illinois primary just days away, state election officials are beefing up cyber defenses and scanning for possible …

How to Take the Best Breaks During Your Workday, and Why You Should Never Skip Them

Powering through your work without a break often backfires by causing more stress and more mistakes. Here are tips to take your best breaks.<p>From courtrooms to hospitals, research proves that fatigue negatively influences decision-making and outcomes. In his new book, "When," organizational …

Armed sheriff’s deputy stayed outside Florida school while mass killing took place

By Lori Rozsa and<p>Mark Berman<p>Mark Berman<p>National news reporter<p>Email Bio Follow<p>FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — The armed school resource officer assigned to protect students at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School took a defensive position outside the school and did not enter the building while the shooter …

News

7 Beliefs of Emotionally Healthy People

We all know the basics of being healthy: eat well, exercise, and get some rest (especially when you’ve got your country’s 500th anniversary to plan, …

The scientifically proven best ways to spend time if you want to be happy

Whereas a loss of $100 today has the potential of being earned back tomorrow, a lost hour cannot be recuperated. Deciding how to spend time is a clearly consequential decision.<p>But what may not be so obvious is exactly how our decisions about how to spend time relate to our moment-to-moment and …

For the Silkiest Ice Cream, Add One Ingredient

Whether it’s vanilla or chocolate, pistachio or <b>preserved lemon</b>, most ice cream recipes fall into one of two categories: Philadelphia-style, which calls for dairy (usually cream and milk) and sugar, but no eggs. And custard- or French-style, which includes dairy, sugar, and eggs. Both have their …

Recipes

Every Ad Is a Tide Ad: Inside Saatchi and P&G’s Clever Super Bowl Takeover Starring David Harbour

It’s an early evening in January, and David Harbour is already in his pajamas, lying on a mattress without sheets in a country club just outside of …

Jennifer Garner Shares Her Healthy Substitution for Tortilla Chips: 'I Bet Your Kids Like Them'

We all have a weakness when it comes to food, and Jennifer Garner‘s is tortilla chips.<p>The star of the upcoming film <i>Peppermint</i> revealed on Instagram …

Trump needles 'monster' Chuck Todd at off-the-record anchors' lunch

The president used his traditional pre-State of the Union sit-down to air his grievances with news coverage of his presidency, again.<p>Hours before his first formal State of the Union address, President Donald Trump gathered top news anchors at the White House and vented his spleen.<p>The president took …

Chuck Todd

State Dept watchdog may investigate political retaliation claims after CNN report

<b>(CNN) —</b> A government watchdog is assessing allegations of retaliation against State Department employees after CNN reported last week that multiple staffers had retained attorneys to represent them over concerns they had been assigned to low-level jobs because of their involvement in executing …

Amazon is creating a health care company with the help of Warren Buffett and JPMorgan Chase

Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase are working with the e-commerce giant.<p>The health care industry has been on edge over the past year as reports have surfaced laying out Amazon’s interest in disrupting the sector. On Tuesday, Jeff Bezos’s company perhaps gave industry leaders a …