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The Latest: President Donald Trump warns North Korea

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on U.S. President Donald Trump at the United Nations (all times local):<p>6:30 p.m.<p>President Donald Trump will be returning …

Donald Trump

What Your Dreams Actually Mean, According to Science

If dreams were movies, they wouldn’t make a dime. They’re often banal, frequently fleeting and they’re screened for an audience of just one. As for …

The Japanese concept of Ikigai could be the secret to a long, meaningful life

Just trying to answer such a big question might make you want to crawl back into bed. If it does, the Japanese concept of ikigai could help.<p>Originating from a country with one of the world's oldest populations, the idea is becoming popular outside of Japan as a way to live longer and better.<p>While …

Is this the secret to a peaceful night's sleep?

Every night, in homes across the country, bedrooms reverberate with the trumpeting, whistling, whining and grunting of the nation's snorers.<p>It's a …

Bitcoin is a fraud that will blow up, says JP Morgan boss

Jamie Dimon claims cryptocurrency is only fit for use by drug dealers, murderers and people living in North Korea<p>Bitcoin is a fraud that will ultimately blow up, according to JP Morgan boss Jamie Dimon, who said the digital currency was only fit for use by drug dealers, murderers and people living …

Cryptocurrency

A Requiem for Florida, the Paradise That Should Never Have Been

As Hurricane Irma prepares to strike, it’s worth remembering that Mother Nature never intended us to live here.<p>ORLANDO, Fla.—The first Americans to spend much time in South Florida were the U.S. Army men who chased the Seminole Indians around the peninsula in the 1830s. And they hated it. Today, …

U.S. Army

Here Is the Real Key to Weight Loss (Hint: It's Not Diet or Exercise)

Practically every client I counsel who struggles with weight loss will say something like, “I just need to workout more.” But the truth is it’s not …

5 Powerful Mantras to Help You Quiet Anxiety, Beat Self-Doubt, Manage Stress, and More

Use these simple slogans to rewire your thoughts, and feel calmer and more confident every day.<p>What if you could stop worrying (or feel more …

The 4 craziest details from the Samsung heir bribery case

Lee Jae-yong is the billionaire heir who runs one of the most powerful companies in tech—and on Friday, he was convicted of corruption.<p>The Samsung …

5 things you can do to slow down brain decline as you get older

Sex and sleep are high on the list.<p>Hayley Wright, <i>Coventry University</i><p>Research into how we can keep our brains healthy as we age has gained momentum in …

Samsung heir sentenced to five years in jail after corruption conviction

South Korean court sentences Lee Jae-yong over role in scandal that led to impeachment of former president Park Guen-hye<p>A bribery and cronyism scandal that has already toppled a South Korean president has claimed a major business scalp after a court sentenced Lee Jae-yong, the acting chairman of …

South Korea

Upset with Trump's response, economic aide mulled quitting

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's top economic adviser sharply denounced the president's response to the racial violence in Charlottesville, …

Donald Trump

The strange story of a 'Blacks for Trump' guy standing behind the president at his Phoenix rally

At a number of political rallies over the last two years, a character calling himself "Michael the Black Man" has appeared in the crowd directly behind Donald Trump, impossible to miss and possibly planted.<p>He holds signs that scream "BLACKS FOR TRUMP" and wears a T-shirt proclaiming with equal …

‘This Is Not Hazing. This Is Rape’: Inside a Texas Town’s Football Nightmare

How a varsity sex-abuse scandal threatened to tear apart Small Town, U.S.A.<p>LA VERNIA, Texas—When Jennifer’s* son made varsity—as a freshman, no …

How to Get Into the Best Shape of Your Life, According to Science

Studies suggest protein-pacing helps fit people get even fitter. An expert breaks down what you need to know.<p>Maybe your goal pace feels just out of …

How to Reverse Aging and Become Whoever You Want to Be | Inc.com

In 1978, Ellen Langer, a Harvard psychologist, conducted an important study. She gave houseplants to two groups of nursing-home residents. One group was told they were responsible for keeping their plant alive, and that they had autonomy in their daily schedule. The other group was told that staff …

Self-improvement

How to speed up your Wi-Fi

Optimize your internet connection.<p>No one likes slow Wi-Fi—it's right up there with creaking doors and leaking taps as one of the most frustrating household problems. To boost your upload and download speeds back up to where they should be, try making these tweaks to your router and other …

Wi-Fi

Unexpected memory retrieval mechanism found in landmark study

A landmark study exploring a little-researched area of the hippocampus made an unexpected discovery about how memory is retrieved. The scientists …

The Latest: Paul Ryan tweets 'white supremacy is repulsive'

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Trump and the Charlottesville, Virginia violence (all times EDT):<p>6:30 p.m.<p>House Speaker Paul Ryan is the …

Donald Trump

The 5 Habits That Will Make You Happy, According to Science

So what’s going to make you happy? Let’s get more specific: what’s going to make your <i>brain</i> happy? And let’s focus on things that are simple and easy …

How to Reshape Your Brain and Learn Anything, Based on the Most Popular Coursera Class Ever | Inc.com

You know that old saying that if you give a person a fish, they'll eat for a day, and if you teach them to fish, they'll eat for a lifetime? It's the perfect summary of just how important learning can be. But what's the best way to make sure you learn and don't forget? After all, you can fish all …

Pomodoro Technique

The 14 Biggest Video Games Still Coming in 2017

2017 has already been a big year for games, but it's only getting bigger.<p>This trashfire of a year has had one bright spot: truly thrilling video game …

B-1 Bombers Key to a U.S. Plan to Strike North Korean Missile Sites

The Pentagon has prepared a specific plan for a preemptive strike on North Korea's missile sites should President Trump order such an attack.<p>Two senior military officials — and two senior retired officers — told NBC News that key to the plan would be a B-1B heavy bomber attack originating from …

North Korea

I Was Addicted to Bread; Here's What Happened When I Stopped Eating It For 1 Month

I honestly didn't know I was addicted to bread. Not until I did a two-week fruit and veggie detox, where I ate nothing but fruits, veggies, beans, …

'Magical Negro' : the racist cliche Hollywood won't drop

One trope in filmmaking that is sure to draw scorn from culturally aware critics is the "Magical Negro" -- a black character whose sole purpose is to …

3 Science-Backed Ways to Relieve Pain and Stress

Stress has a rotten reputation—but not all of it is bad. The “good” kind gets you across the street quickly when you see an oncoming vehicle, or it …

Manchester attack: police say they are investigating terror network

Chief constable confirms that an officer was among those killed as five more arrests are made<p>Manchester bombing: latest updates<p>Police say they are investigating a terror network over the Manchester concert attack that killed 22 people, but have refused to say whether the bombmaker is believed to be …

Terrorism