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8 Things That Happen When You Finally Stop Drinking Diet Soda

Whatever the reason, eliminating diet soda from your diet will improve your health from head to toe. Research on diet soda is still in its infancy, but there's enough out there to identify what you can look forward to when you put down the can and cool down with an unsweetened iced tea</b> …

Blue whale tangled in line prompts search along southern California coast

Eighty-foot long animal seen towing 200ft line with buoy attached Boats, planes and helicopters involved as experts fear animal could die<p>Whale watch boats and the coast guard on Sunday resumed their search off southern California for a blue whale that has become entangled in hundreds of feet of …

Southern California

Guacamole | Vegetarian Recipes

Tap For Method<p>Ingredients<p>½ a small red onion<br>• 1-2 fresh red chillies<br>• 3 ripe avocados<br>• 1 bunch of fresh coriander<br>• 6 ripe cherry tomatoes<br>• 2 limes<br>• extra virgin …

GoPro’s New HERO4 Session is 50% Smaller and 40% Lighter Than the HERO4

GoPro has just announced a new action camera, it’s smallest camera yet. The new GoPro HERO4 Session is 50% smaller and 40% lighter than the HERO4 …

Maiko beauty secrets: Skincare tips from Japan’s apprentice geisha

Just as with full-fledged <b>geisha</b>, it’s customary for <b>maiko</b>, as geisha apprentices are known, to wear a layer of white face powder, called <i>oshiroi</i>. But …

Skin Care

The eyes that reveal the trauma of war: Haunting portraits show Marines before, during and after service in Afghanistan

By<p>Hardened stares, averted gazes – these are the portraits documenting the changes war inflicts on its serving soldiers.<p>While the pictures – of Dutch …

Wedding Photographer Calls Client ‘Ugliest Bride’ and ‘Bridezilla’

No matter how difficult your client is, you probably shouldn’t go public online with your differences. A wedding photographer in Australia has …

Wedding Photography

Coming to Harajuku? Check out this new tourist booth for maps, Wi-Fi, crêpes and more!

Long before Gwen Stefani was inspired by the Tokyo neighborhood, Harajuku’s status as the center of Japanese fashion and pop culture had been well …

Japanese mafia launch website

Japan's most notorious organised crime syndicate have launched a website to improve their image and gain more members.<p>The Yamaguchi-gumi homepage welcomes visitors with a sign reading, "Banish drugs and purify the nation league".<p>It also features a video depicting gang members on a pilgrimage to a …

Japan

What an Ex-Yakuza lieutenant taught me about the type of job you should never do

<i>Editor's note: This post was originally written by Yuki Sakaguchi for Ignition.co, a Japanese online magazine who also covered one of our stories.</i> …

Startups (India)

Restaurant Manager With Balls Of Steel, Sues Japan’s Yakuza Godfather

Yamaguchi-gumi is the <b>largest criminal organizations in the world.</b> According to Japan’s National Police Agency, it is Japan’s largest yakuza …

Raluca Bararu’s Vivisections of Cruelty

Bucharest based Art Director and Illustrator Raluca Bararu created these surreal “vivisections of cruelty.” With a fascination with monsters and the grotesque, she infuses each piece with weird visuals. Bacon and eggs? Eyeball ovary? There’s also quite a bit of Romanian intensity in the subtle and …

Eggs

6 High-Tech Mother's Day Gifts Mom Will Love

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It’s true: All your mom really wants on Mother’s Day is to spend some special time with you. A fresh bouquet and a handmade card are sweet icing on the cake. But, if you’re looking to go the extra mile, like your mom likely did for you …

Coffeemakers

Medieval Death Sculptures Were Least Flattering Selfies Ever

Sculptors in England and Wales may have paid doctors for corpse models in order to carve full-body portraits of the wealthy, says scholar.<p>Paying an artist to sculpt a dead, emaciated, and nearly naked version of yourself sounds pretty bizarre; but that’s only because it’s out of fashion. According …

The Science of How Women Can Have Twins With 2 Different Fathers

Paternity tests usually give a straightforward answer—a man either is or isn’t the father. But, for a woman in New Jersey suing for child support, …

Pregnancy