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Netflix Knows Which Shows You'll Binge-Watch the Fastest

Netflix says it’s cracked the code on how fast or slow different genres of television get binge-watched on the streaming service, and the fastest …

TV

Sid Blumenthal: There is no Clinton bombshell

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Longtime Clinton family friend Sidney Blumenthal said Wednesday he is confident that the email investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of a private server will find nothing that could derail her presidential campaign.<p>CNN's Alisyn Camerota on "New Day" told Blumenthal that many …

Khloé Kardashian Under Fire for Posing Next to 'Fidel' Sign in Cuba

The Kardashians are taking over Cuba – but not without controversy.<p>On Wednesday, Khloé Kardashian shared a photo on Instagram of herself posing in …

Bow Down to Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez, Instagram’s New Most Liked Couple

They now have the most liked photo on Instagram, taking the reins from Kendall Jenner’s heart-shaped box.<p>The royal couple has been in the news a lot this week. No, not <i>that</i> royal couple. We’re talking about <b>Justin Bieber</b> and <b>Selena Gomez.</b> The two haven’t been an <i>actual</i> couple for years now, but that …

Adele Is Worth $125 Million on Her 28th Birthday

Happy Birthday Adele!<p>On May 5, powerhouse singer Adele turns 28 years old, and she has big plans for her birthday. During a performance at London’s …

Music

2017 Honda Ridgeline is a tech-heavy party truck

Pickup trucks are great at towing and hauling. But while they've excelled at getting the job done, they've lacked car-like refinement. The 2017 Honda …

Navigate your smartwatch by touching your skin

Smartwatches walk a fine line between functionality and fashion, but new SkinTrack technology from Carnegie Mellon University's Future Interfaces Group makes the size of the screen a moot point. The SkinTrack system consists of a ring that emits a continuous high-frequency AC signal and a sensing …

Los Angeles Man Convincted in 'Grim Sleeper' Murders

Los Angeles finally put to an end Thursday the decades-old case of serial murders committed by a man dubbed the “Grim Sleeper.”<p>Lonnie Franklin Jr. …

Crime

Pineapple Leather Could Replace the Cheap Plastic Crap We're All Currently Wearing

Vegan fashionistas may have received one of the greatest gifts: sustainable leather that's both animal-friendly and, well, not plastic crap. …

Pineapple

'Jungle Book' continues box office lead over 'Keanu' and 'Mother's Day'

For the third straight week, Disney's "The Jungle Book" bested both newcomers and holdovers at the box office, continuing a hot streak for the Burbank entertainment giant.<p>The studio's retelling of the classic Rudyard Kipling story pulled in an estimated $42.4 million in the U.S. and Canada, beating …

Scientists Worked Six Years to Create Plant That Grows ‘Ketchup and Fries’

Fries and ketchup go together like peanut butter and jelly, or popcorn and a movie. The pairing is so universally liked, it’s hard to imagine a time when the two existed without one another.<p>And thanks to a group of scientists in the Netherlands, they’ll never have to be apart. The team spent six …

Canada’s Wonderland debuts new Skyhawk ride this weekend | The Star

<i>It’s opening weekend at Canada’s Wonderland. Check out the science behind Skyhawk, in all its interactive, barrel-rolling, head-spinning glory:</i><p><b>Ready</b> …

Amusement Parks

Southampton vs. Manchester City: Score, Reaction from 2016 Premier League Game

Sadio Mane guided Southampton to a 4-2 win over Manchester City during Sunday's Premier League action, scoring a hat-trick against a weakened Citizens squad.<p>Shane Long and Mane scored just minutes apart to hand the hosts a two-goal lead, but Kelechi Iheanacho pulled one back for City just before …

Newborn baby among dead after shipwrecks in Mediterranean

Ninety-nine people are believed to have drowned in two separate incidents off the coast of Libya over the weekend<p>A newborn baby is among 99 people believed to have drowned in two separate shipwrecks off the Libyan coast this weekend, according to survivors who arrived in Italy.<p>Twenty-six survivors …

Shipwrecks

I tried every single item on Taco Bell’s value breakfast menu — here’s how it all stacks up

While Burger King, Wendy's, and McDonald's have all introduced thrifty value menus and bundle deals, breakfast has more or less escaped the value wars.<p>But Taco Bell's new $1 breakfast menu, combining existing breakfast options with several new items, is a shot across the bow.<p>Clearly, $1 breakfast …

Breakfast

Judge orders woman to unlock iPhone with her fingerprint

It's still not perfectly clear whether or not law enforcement can force you to unlock your phone with your fingerprint, but an LA court isn't waiting to find out: for the first time in a federal case, a judge has ordered a person to unlock her smartphone using her digits. The FBI obtained a warrant …

Privacy

Teen dies after shooting himself in head while taking selfie with dad's pistol

An Indian teenager has died after accidentally shooting himself in the head while posing for a selfie with his father’s gun.<p>Ramandeep Singh, 15, was posing for a photograph with his elder sister on Friday night when he pulled the gun’s trigger instead of clicking the photograph.<p>He was taken to a …

India

Rare North Korea ruling party congress to open on May 6

North Korea announced on Wednesday that its first ruling party congress for nearly four decades will open on May 6, amid increasing concern that Pyongyang will preface the event with a fifth nuclear test.<p>Anticipation about the congress, the first since 1980, has been growing since the North first …

Message in a bottle, promising finder a shilling, bobs up after 108 years

Communication thrown into sea by Plymouth biologist in 1906 and found by German woman confirmed as oldest in the world<p>When the distinguished marine biologist threw his message in a bottle into the sea, asking whoever found it to contact him, he wasn’t expecting a speedy response. Which is just as …

Get Rid of Gray Hair Naturally With Potato Skins!

We've discussed the amazing benefits of sweet potatoes for our bodies and hair. Sweet potatoes are loaded with vitamins A, B6, C, D, and E while containing iron, zinc, copper, calcium, potassium, niacin and magnesium. This beauty food is a go-to for hair loss but as sweet as it is, it has some …

Netherlands moots electric car future with petrol and diesel ban by 2025

The Dutch parliament will strive towards all-electric sales by midway through the next decade if senate passes motion into law<p>Dutch politicians have voted through a motion calling on the country to ban sales of new petrol and diesel cars starting in 2025.<p>The motion has only passed through the lower …

Electric Vehicles

A 24-Hour Drink Menu for the Prettiest Skin of Your Life

You are what you sip.<p>Being as skin-obsessed as I am, I slather on all the products I can fit in my medicine cabinet daily. But I know full well I could be doing more as every Hollywood star with seemingly perfect skin takes an <i>inside-out</i> approach to beauty—i.e. it's not simply what you put on your …

Coachella 2016: Kesha performs, joins Zedd onstage

Kesha made her first public appearance since her February court case Saturday night, and she did it from front and center of one of the Coachella …

Back in Black: Kim Kardashian and Kanye West Reunite in N.Y.C. After His Surprise Coachella Set

She may have missed out on Coachella, but Kim Kardashian West still got to hang out with her man this weekend.<p>The reality star reunited with husband …

KGI: Apple to drop aluminum iPhone casing in 2017 in favor of new ‘all glass’ enclosure with AMOLED screen

In a new report by KGI’s Ming-Chi Kuo, the reliable Apple analyst claims that the iPhone will be seeing a major redesign in 2017, dropping the iconic aluminum casing for an all-glass enclosure with AMOLED screen. This follows on from another of Kuo’s reports in late March, where he first suggested …

How to become luckier, according to science

Ever had a run of bad luck? It feels like the world is actively conspiring against you.<p>Ever wonder if you can improve your luck? And I don't mean …