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Graying Americans Will Outnumber Kids by 2035

By 2035, Americans age 65 and older are forecast to outnumber kids for the first time.<p>The U.S. Census Bureau projects that the population of older …

Demographics

Finland is world's happiest country, U.S. discontent grows: U.N. report

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - Finland is the world's happiest country, according to an annual survey issued on Wednesday that found Americans were getting less happy even as their country became richer.<p>Burundi came bottom in the U.N. Sustainable Development Solutions Network's (SDSN) 2018 World …

Europe

Mink looks to N.L. fisherman for tasty handout

Fred Harnum was approached by a hungry mink while ice fishing on Witless Bay line recently. Harnum and Glenden Gillard (who took the photo) gave the …

Stephen Hawking Dead at 76

The legendary physicist passed away in the wee hours of Wednesday morning.<p>Stephen Hawking, the legendary physicist and author of popular science books such as <i>A Brief History of Time</i>, passed away in the early hours of Wednesday morning at his home in the U.K. Says the AP:<p>The best-known theoretical …

The 30 Healthiest Foods

Super Foods<p><i>Real Simple</i> asked the country’s top dietitians and nutritionists to tell us which superpowered ingredients we should be incorporating into …

Nutrition

The critics are wrong about Trump’s tariffs

President Trump’s new tariffs on steel and aluminum imports are facing an avalanche of false criticism.<p>Naysayers argue that tariffs will raise …

10 forbidden places that no one is allowed to visit

Conspiracies

Down

Whether you're a biscuit person or a cornbread person, here at Southern Living, we think everyone should know how to make the perfect biscuit. Fluffy …

Breakfast

These 8 Prefabs in Seattle Make Us Want to Move to the Emerald City

There's a reason why prefabs are becoming ever so popular in the booming northwestern corner of Seattle, Washington.

Russia's Internet censorship grew nine-fold in 2015

<b>MOSCOW:</b> Internet censorship in Russia soared last year as the government stepped up efforts to filter content online, a report by a rights group said …

How the Internet Censorship Bill will ruin South Africa’s internet and gaming

MyGaming recently <b>reported</b> on the proposed “Internet Censorship” Bill and how it would effect gaming in South Africa.<p>However, it may be worse than …

Internet

Apple Removes VPN Apps in China

Apple removed multiple virtual private network services from its App Store in China over the weekend, a move that some say illustrates Beijing …

Democrats Moving Toward Internet Censorship

March - Occupy Congress<br>(Image by Glyn Lowe Photoworks.) Permission Details DMCA<p>Congressional hearings on “extremist Internet content” mark a new …

Welcome to Miller Bakery Cafe

Seafood Restaurant | Gary, Indiana - Captain's House

Celebrate Any Occasion at Our Seafood Restaurant<p>You'll find a lot more than just great seafood at Captain's House in Gary, Indiana, because we're …

Wakanda is not African, and that's OK

Despite all the appeals to a unitary black identity, Black Panther is still a Western film, shot for a Western audience.<p>The fictional country of Wakanda is, at least according to the comic book history, located somewhere in real life Turkana, the largest and also poorest of Kenya's 47 counties. I …

If Jacques Cousteau Had a Luxury Yacht, It Might Be This Damen

The 182-foot Power Play works as a as shadow boat or as a primary adventure yacht.<p>Due to be released in summer, Damen’s new <i>Power Play</i> is more than …

Sailing

Rain or shine: new solar cell captures energy from raindrops

A solar panel that can generate electricity from falling raindrops has been invented, enabling power to flow even when skies cloud over or the sun has set.<p>Solar power installation is soaring globally thanks to costs plunging 90% in the past decade, making it the cheapest electricity in many parts …

Clean Energy

A Backpack with a Boost

I recently had a conversation with a fellow camper who I crossed paths with on a trail. This macho man stopped me to inquire why I insisted on using …

Survivalism

Woman Discovers She's White After 70 Years Of Thinking She's A Light Skinned Black Woman

Verda Byrd was adopted by a black family, and grew up thinking she was a light-skinned black woman until 2014, when she found out her biological …

Bike Shop: The Pinion C1.12 Gearbox

Taking an in-depth look at an alternative to classic drivetrains<p>The easiest way to think about Pinion's complicated C1.12 gearbox transmission is by …

How to Make a Perfect Key Lime Pie

Fact: When asked, “What’s your favorite type of pie” approximately 80% of all humans will respond: <b>Key. Lime. Pie.</b><p>OK, this may be more of a hyperbolic …

Baking

Idris Elba, His Fiancée Sabrina Dhowre and His Mom All Hung Out With Oprah...And We're So Jealous!

Did our invite get lost in the mail?<p>On Sunday, British Vogue editor-in-chief Edward Enniful hosted a tea to honor Oprah, and the guest list was …

Idris Elba

Katy Perry Laughs Off Wardrobe Malfunction on American Idol

Katy Perry caused a little bit of chaos on Monday night’s episode of <i>American Idol</i> when she toppled on the ground while dancing with one contestant …

Video: Cougar Stalks Man on Vancouver Island

The first things you see and hear in the YouTube video are a large, healthy mountain lion staring intently at the camera and the voice of shed hunter …

Spring break 2018 is underway

Spring breakers party and celebrate on the beach at Clayton's Beach Bar and Grill in South Padre Island, Texas. LARRY W. SMITH, EPA-EFE<p>A group of spring breakers walk on the beach in Port Aransas, Texas. COURTNEY SACCO, Corpus Christi Caller-Times via USA TODAY NETWORK<p>A fight breaks out on the …

Fort Lauderdale

Meet In-N-Out’s Billionaire Owner, a Millennial Drag Racing Enthusiast Who Has Been Married 4 Times and Escaped Kidnapping Twice

And she's very serious about the burger chain's future.<p>In-N-Out Burger was founded in 1948, but new blood has recently taken over. The …

Jay Leno

Political Correctness Hits Pro Surfing In An Outrageous Move To Ban The Bum

The #metoo movement has finally caught up to the world of competitive surfing with the WSL banning camera people and cinematographers from taking …

Me Too movement

Consumer Reports' worst car brands for 2018

We're looking at the worst car brands as ranked by Consumer Reports. In first place is Fiat. Here's the 2018 Fiat 500L FCA US LLC, © 2017 FCA US LLC<p>In second place is Jeep. Here's a Renegade, which has changed little from its 2015 model-year introduction Frederic J. Brown, AFP/Getty Images<p>In third …

FCA US