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Taste Beyond The Tongue

Heroin Use Spikes Fivefold in U.S.

The number of people trying and abusing heroin has gone up by nearly five times in the U.S. since 2002, and white men are especially affected, researchers reported Wednesday.<p>It might be because it's more socially acceptable, they said.<p>It’s no secret that America is going through a crisis of both …

Netflix’s most popular original films are awful Adam Sandler comedies

Amid all the critical praise and viewers for shows like <i>Stranger Things</i> and feature-length documentaries like <i>13th</i>, it turns out the most-watched original movies on Netflix are critically panned, lowbrow Adam Sandler comedies.<p>The web-video giant, which doesn’t release viewership data for its TV shows …

Entertainment

Andy Murray elbow ‘tear’ injury set to keep him out of Davis Cup tie

The elbow injury Andy Murray suffered last week is set to rule the player out of Great Britain’s Davis Cup tie against France, according to his brother, Jamie.<p>The quarter-final tie in Rouen, which starts a week on Friday, will apparently come much too early for the world No1 to make a recovery and …

Tennis

15 Must-Stream Movies That Expire From Netflix in April 2017

Plus a whole lot of great TV.<p>The deep freeze of winter is slowly beginning to thaw, and just as the seasons are about to (finally) change, so too is Netflix's line-up—thanks to its monthly culling of its cinematic ranks. As is so often the case, this April will see a slew of quality titles …

A New Blast May Have Forged Cosmic Gold

For decades, researchers believed that violent supernovas forged gold and other heavy elements. But many now argue for a different cosmic …

Let there be light: German scientists test 'artificial sun'

BERLIN (AP) — Scientists in Germany flipped the switch Thursday on what's being described as "the world's largest artificial sun," a device they hope …

David Rockefeller's Fight to Save Chase Bank

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> <i>David Rockefeller, a billionaire philanthropist, died on Monday. He was 101. Rockefeller was from one of America’s most famous gilded</i> …

Here’s When Your Favorite Netflix Shows Will Premiere in 2017

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Entertainment

The Average Wall Street Employee Makes 5 Times What You Do

Apparently, Dodd-Frank and other financial sector regulations that Donald Trump is looking to roll back are not as crippling as the president …

Scientist finds entanglement instantly gives rise to a wormhole

Quantum entanglement is one of the more bizarre theories to come out of the study of quantum mechanics — so strange, in fact, that Albert Einstein …

Scientists Discover New State of Matter Called ‘Time Crystals’

Time crystals seemingly break the rules of normal time-keeping and potentially pave the way for quantum computers and quantum sensors<p>Scientists say they have discovered a new state of matter, dubbed a time crystal, a find that opens new avenues of research and potentially paves the way for the …

Artificial Intelligence

Basic Math to Get Rich By Investing in Stocks

Eastern European tour to Dracula's castle, 10th century monastery and more

Explore the history and cultures of Bulgaria and Romania on a 16-day tour offered by Mir Corp. The excursion begins in Sofia, the capital of Bulgaria, where participants will visit the Rila Monastery, founded in the 10th century as a retreat for hermits and now a UNESCO World Heritage center.<p>Other …

Volcanic hydrogen spurs chances of finding exoplanet life

Hunting for habitable exoplanets now may be easier: Cornell University astronomers report that hydrogen pouring from volcanic sources on planets …

A Bizarre Bacteria Could Be the Key to Controlling Mosquitoes

In February of 1967, German biologist Hannes Laven hiked to a village 16 miles north of Yangon, Myanmar. He carried with him 100 mosquitoes from …

‘Iron Fist’ Video Explains Why Netflix’s Latest Marvel Hero Punches So Damn Hard

Plus, check out the badass mystical key art that shows Danny Rand in action.<p>It’s amazing what you can accomplish when you focus your chi.<p>In the sneak …

World's only piece of a metal that could revolutionise technology has disappeared, scientists reveal

It was said to have been the only piece on Earth of a metal that could have revolutionised life as we know it.<p>But a tiny sample of metallic hydrogen …

7 DIY SEO Tactics for Companies Not Ready to Hire a Consultant

Simple tactics, like claiming your listings and managing social media, can increase your ranking.<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Anyone who has ever registered a domain name can tell you that there is no shortage of people out there willing to sell you search …

SEO

Vice hires Morgan Stanley, Raine Group to raise money for fund to produce new scripted shows

The New York company, which has been producing unscripted shows, tapped Morgan Stanley and Raine Group<p>Vice Media Inc., the New York-based company …

Deutsche Bank is set to announce another big shake-up

Dixit Joshi, who previously led the bank's fixed-income sales force as head of the institutional client group for debt, is expected to move to the role of group treasurer, according to people familiar with the matter. In that role, he will have a part to play in developing and managing Deutsche …

Apple Campus 2 Officially Named 'Apple Park', Set For Grand Opening in April

Apple today announced that Apple Campus 2 will be open and ready for employees to begin moving in this April, while also officially naming the site "Apple Park." Moving more than 12,000 employees to the site will take more than six months, the company said, and some smaller building construction …

Article 50 bill: Lords 'highly likely' to pass amendment on EU citizens

Lib Dems’ Dick Newby tells crowd at Westminster that Labour peers will also back the amendment on EU citizens’ rights<p>An amendment to the article 50 bill guaranteeing the rights of EU nationals in the UK after Brexit is highly likely to be passed in the House of Lords, the leader of Liberal Democrat …

Stock Manager of $37 Billion Doesn't Believe the Earnings Hype

Global stock investors may have their hopes set too high for 2017.<p>With rising stock prices, analysts may need to dial back their expectations with …

Think Caterpillar Inc.'s Stock Will Soar After Its Fantastic Run in 2016? Read This

Caterpillar Inc.'s (NYSE:CAT)sales and profits may still be falling, but none of it is discouraging investors. As prices of key commodities bottomed out, Caterpillar stock made a dramatic recovery in 2016 after a long lull, ending the year up 37%. Shares inched even higher to hit a 52-week high …

25+ Super Garlicky Recipes to Celebrate Your Singledom

Give the middle finger to Valentine's Day with these super garlicky recipes. If you're single, you deserve to celebrate your status by carb loading on this day and packing your food with the best flavor known to mankind: garlic. Expect lots of pasta and garlicky cheese knots as well as plenty of …

A Strip Steakhouse Shutters in May

If it’s hot rocks and happy hour that you’re craving, you’d better get to <b>Brand Steakhouse</b> at the <b>Monte Carlo</b> before Thursday, May 11. That’s when the restaurant closes for good to make way for the big changes coming to the resort when it converts into the Park MGM.<p>All is ahead of the $450 million …

Las Vegas

This Is The Best Meal To Order For Dinner, According To Jillian Michaels (It's 300 Calories!)

Jillian Michaels is one of the most famous trainers on the planet, and when she tells us to stop using the elliptical or to work out for 150 minutes, …

Fitness

Johnny Depp Wants a Private Compound With an Underground Tunnel System

Accused domestic abuser Johnny Depp, sounding increasingly like a character from one of his own movies, wants to live in a private compound connected …

Sony Pictures In World Rights Deal For Tom Hanks WWII Drama ‘Greyhound’

<b>EXCLUSIVE</b>: Taking a high-profile picture off the Berlin marketplace table, Sony Pictures is acquiring worldwide rights to <i>Greyhound</i>, a World War II …

Sony Pictures