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Author who studies millionaires: 240 minutes a day separates the rich from everyone else

There are 1,440 minutes in each day. That is the one common denominator we all share. With respect to time, we are all on equal footing. And most …

Self-improvement

IT'S OFFICIAL: General Relativity Was Just Tested on Galactic Scales, Proving Einstein Right Again

What a shock!<p>The curvature of empty space caused by an entire galaxy has now been pinned down with unprecedented precision, demonstrating Einstein's …

Physics

This is Jimmy Buffett’s Legendary Margarita Recipe

<i>This article originally appeared on InStyle.</i><p><i>To celebrate summer, we’re asking the season’s most iconic superstars to share their warm-weather</i> …

Jimmy Buffett

She got her son back after suing the Trump administration

<b>(CNN) —</b> The mother rushed toward her son the second he stepped off the jetway. Then she teared up.<p>In the waiting area of Gate C14 at Baltimore Washington International Airport, she wrapped a blanket around him, cradled his head in her arms and wept.<p>"I love you," she said in Spanish, between sobs.<p>It …

Immigration

Keystone Virus Makes First Known Jump From Mosquitoes To Humans

<b>Updated at 10:45 a.m. ET Friday</b><p>Just in time for the hot, humid, bug-bite-riddled summer: Researchers from the University of Florida have confirmed the first known case of a human infected with the mosquito-borne Keystone virus.<p>A 16-year-old boy in North Central Florida went to an urgent care clinic …

Public Health

New Gibbon Species Discovered in a 2,200-Year-Old Royal Chinese Tomb

It’s extinct. Other gibbons might soon join it.<p>When Samuel Turvey found a drawer labelled “gibbon,” he knew he had hit the jackpot. But what he found inside was better than he could have hoped for.<p>Yes, it was a gibbon, or rather the remains of one—parts of its face, jaw, and arm. These fragments …

Durham University

We asked 100 teens how they watch television — and the results should horrify cable companies

Grace Clark, 17, doesn't like television. She says the episodes are too long.<p>"I like YouTube, because the content is shorter and therefore is able to hold my attention throughout the whole video," Clark told Business Insider.<p>Her favorite is the Vlog Squad, a group of YouTube-famous 20-somethings …

Advertising

8 Netflix Original Movies That You Need to Watch This July

Netflix has been seriously stepping up its original movie game lately. June set the bar especially high thanks to instant classics <b>The Kissing Booth</b> and <b>Set It Up</b>. Can July reach the same dizzying heights? Only time will tell, but the streaming service has eight new original movies that are just …

Netflix Original

Melania Trump makes surprise visit to border facility

<b>McAllen, Texas (CNN) —</b> First lady Melania Trump touched down in McAllen, Texas, Thursday for a publicly unannounced and hastily planned trip to get a firsthand look at the crisis affecting immigrant families at the US border.<p>"I want to thank you for your hard work, your compassion and your …

Donald Trump

Graphic Novelist Found Guilty of the Grisly Murder of Fiancée Who Slowly Died Next to Their Baby

The son of a Canadian millionaire was found guilty of first-degree murder on Wednesday after he tortured his fiancée to death just weeks after she …

Crime

Koko The Gorilla Dies; Redrew The Lines Of Animal-Human Communication

"The Gorilla Foundation is sad to announce the passing of our beloved Koko," the research center says, informing the world about the death of a gorilla who fascinated and elated millions of people with her facility for language.<p>Koko, who was 46, died in her sleep Tuesday morning, the Gorilla …

Ethnology

AMC is launching a MoviePass-like subscription service

It’ll be twice as expensive, but it boasts fewer restrictions than MoviePass<p>The largest theater chain in America has announced that it will now offer a subscription service that allows patrons to watch up to three movies a week for $19.95 a month. Called AMC Stubs A-List, the subscription will …

MoviePass

The Fascinating Reason Why There Are No Mosquitoes at Disney World

There are no mosquitoes in The Most Magical Place on Earth. That's right, Disney World is so dedicated to making sure you have the time of your life …

Disney World

In reversal, Trump orders halt to his family separation rule

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bowing to pressure from anxious allies, President Donald Trump abruptly reversed himself Wednesday and signed an executive order halting his administration's policy of separating children from their parents when they are detained illegally crossing the U.S. border.<p>It was a …

Donald Trump

Porsche takes 10 percent stake in electric car maker Rimac Automobili

A longstanding manufacturer of internal-combustion vehicles is investing in a relatively new maker of electric cars. Porsche announced today it is investing in Rimac Automobili, taking a 10 percent share in the Croatian company known for its all-electric supercars.<p>Porsche is interested in …

Automotive Industry

Kirstjen Nielsen Is Confronted by Protesters at Mexican Restaurant: ‘Shame!’

Kirstjen Nielsen, the secretary of homeland security, got an earful while she was eating dinner at a Mexican restaurant in Washington on Tuesday night.<p>With tensions continuing to escalate over the Trump administration’s “zero tolerance” immigration policy that separates children from their families …

Donald Trump

Artist Shows How Disney Princes Would Look In Real Life, And The Result Is Amazing

Finnish artist Jirka Vinse Jonatan Väätäinen has grown up with Disney and its characters have become his inexhaustible source of inspiration. During …

Walt Disney Company

Diner Said His Restaurant Receipt Instructed Cook to Spit on His Burger

The secret sauce nobody asked for.<p>It seems like you shouldn’t have to ask for your burger to be served without human spit on it, but tell that to the staff at the Bohemian Hall and Beer Garden in Queens, New York. No really: Tell them—otherwise you might have to wonder whether someone did actually …

Washington State

More than 500 guns found, seized from convicted felon in California

Authorities in California acting on a tip swept into a rural home and seized more than 500 guns from a convicted felon, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said.<p>The tip indicated Manuel Fernandez, 60, was "in possession of a large arsenal of firearms," the department said in a statement. On …

Guns

Millennials, Rejoice! Costco Is Selling New Avocados That Stay Ripe Twice as Long

If you are an avocado eater, you are likely all too familiar with the crushingly accurate joke making the rounds on the internet about the beloved …

Selling

Starbucks says it will close 150 stores next year

Starbucks will close 150 poorly performing company-operated stores next year, about three times as many as it typically closes.<p>The affected stores are located in mostly urban areas that are densely populated with Starbucks locations<b>.</b><p>The company told investors late Tuesday that it expects same-store …

Howard Schultz

GE booted from the Dow, to be replaced by Walgreens

Industrial giant General Electric is out of the Dow Jones industrial average and will be replaced by drugstore chain Walgreens Boots Alliance.<p>GE was …

Stock Markets

31 Products On Amazon With So Many 5-Star Reviews, You'd Be Silly Not To Take A Look

Crystal Pepsi. Google Glass. Segways. There's a lot of stuff out there that just never lived up to the hype. Not the case on Amazon though, where …

Google Glass

Dementia checks from 40 to be carried out by GPs under plan to tackle disease

Family doctors will start assessing patients’ dementia risks from the age of 40 onwards, under a national plan to reduce rates of the disease.<p>Ministers said the ambitious programme aimed to keep everyone “as healthy as possible, for as long as possible” while officials said the 15-minute check …

Dementia

Sally Hemings Takes Center Stage

MONTICELLO, Va. — Sally Hemings takes center stage in Monticello on Saturday when the Thomas Jefferson Foundation opens an exhibit in a space where she is said to have lived for some time. Her story is told through the recollections of her son Madison Hemings, the third of four children she and …

Thomas Jefferson

Jaheem Hunter, Shot in the Head on His Fifth Birthday, Turns Six

He was Spider-Man for his big day, and the detectives marveled at this little boy who was alive as any child could be.<p>A speech the whole nation …

Red Sea

This is the Secret Trick Carmakers Allegedly Use to Get You To Pay More (It's Really Quite Clever)

Did you ever suspect?<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>How often do you look at your car repair bill and understand all the costs?<p>How often do you look at all the numbers and marvel at just how expensive a new radiator might be?<p>At …

Automotive Industry

Bizarre lunar anomaly suggests humans may have warmed the moon

A new report from a team of researchers at Texas Tech suggests humans may have inadvertently given the moon a fever because we were a little too messy during our Apollo visits.<p>NASA conducted a heat monitoring experiment on landing sites 15 and 17 between 1971 and 1972. During that time, it noted …

Geophysics

14 Shows All 'Game Of Thrones' Fans Should Be Watching Right Now

It won't be long until <i>Game of Thrones</i> fans know who will be sitting on the Iron Throne. With Season 8 set to be the final season of the hit HBO …

Entertainment

Looks Like Toyota Just Brought Back GT1

Today Toyota announced what we’ve been expecting for months now: The Gazoo GR Super Sport Concept will go into production, 1,000 horsepower from a …

Sports Cars