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House dust can reveal who you live with and what your pet is, study shows

Dust from 1100 homes was surveyed to learn more about microbes that might exacerbate breathing problems and allergies ... or even have health benefits<p>If the steady build-up of grime, stains and crumbs on the floor is not enough to spur you to a home cleaning spree, then research on the bugs that …


Constantine Maroulis Arrested for Domestic Violence

Constantine Maroulis was arrested on Wednesday after he allegedly kicked his ex-girlfriend in the groin, TMZ reports.<p>Angel Reed, the mother of the …

23 Articles of Clothing That Will Make You Forget Summer Is Ending

The nights are getting longer and the warm, sticky days are becoming cooler. Whether we like it or not, summer is leaving us and we need to come to terms with the inevitable. But don’t worry — just because summer can’t last forever doesn’t mean we can’t embrace the last days of it with a little …

10 Men Defining the Difference Between Fashion and Style

Search for Nefertiti's burial site given green light

<b>(CNN) —</b> A British archaeologist has been given the go-ahead by Egyptian authorities to search Tutankhamun's tomb for the final resting place of Nefertiti.<p>Nicholas Reeves, along with Mamdouh Eldamaty, the country's Minister of Antiquities, and a group of experts will enter the boy king's burial …


In kids, picky eating may be warning sign for mental health problems

Children who are picky eaters may have bigger problems than a lack of a well-balanced diet. A new study finds that kids who make a habit of shunning certain foods are more likely to have symptoms of depression, anxiety and other psychiatric disorders.<p>To be counted as picky eaters, children had to …

10 Shocking Truths About Swimsuit Modeling That Only a Swimsuit Model Can Tell You

Hand warmers are not just for hands.<p>Denise Bidot, the first plus-size model to walk in New York Fashion Week and the face of swimsuitsforall's "Beach Body. Not Sorry." campaign, and Hannah Ferguson, a <i>Sports Illustrated</i> swimsuit model, share some truths about swimsuit modeling and what really goes …

New York Fashion Week

Researchers create a worm that infects Macs silently and permanently

Macs have typically been heralded as the more secure of the two main operating systems. But according to researchers, at the firmware level, that's not necessarily true. Ahead of their 'Thunderstrike 2: Sith Strike' Black Hat presentation, Xeno Kovah, Trammell Hudson and Corey Kallenberg …

Black Hat

20 best new Android apps and games this week

Vessel, Medium, CloudPlayer by DoubleTwist, BitTorrent Shoot, Geometry Wars 3, Vainglory, Lego Minifigures Online and more<p>Welcome to this week’s roundup of the latest, greatest Android apps and games, covering smartphones and tablets.<p>All these apps have been released for the first time – ie not …


Domino’s Pizza app update lets you keep your eyes on your pies

You know that feature when you order online from Domino’s that keeps you posted on the process of your order and even tells you which employee has put your pizza in the oven, and who just left the store to bring it to you?<p>I love that feature, for some reason. I don’t think it makes me some kind of …

Spotify vs. Apple Music: Is there a difference in sound quality?

The streaming-music wars are on, with Apple Music and Spotify now locked in a battle on price, features and artist selection. But how do they compare on sound quality? We put them head-to-head to find out.<p>If you're still waiting to pull the trigger on either an Apple Music or Spotify streaming …


The 12 Best Moments of Glastonbury That Had Nothing to Do with Kanye West

Everyone's talking about Kanye murdering Queen's "Bohemian Rhapsody," but here's some of the good stuff you missed.<p>Kanye West has a way of sucking all the air out of the room, even at an outdoor festival. Over the weekend, the Glastonbury Festival gave us the best of 2015's biggest hitmakers, …


Obamacare Roils New Overtime Pay Rules

President Barack Obama announced new rules that will require businesses to pay more in overtime wages, in a push to protect middle class pay and the 40-hour work week.<p>But the president’s health reform law’s “perverse incentives” have helped undercut middle class pay and the 40-hour work week, three …

Clocks to read 11:59:60 tonight as time lords add leap second

Software could crash and markets suffer as a leap second is added to world time at midnight tonight<p>Airlines, trading floors and technology companies are braced for chaos today as world timekeepers prepare to add a leap second to global clocks.<p>Immediately before midnight dials will read 11:59:60 as …

Earth Science

The Strange Link Between Junk Food and Depression

Of our many modern diseases, one of the biggest burdens on society is an unexpected one: depression, according to the World Health Organization. And …

Holistic Medicine

Day 8 at the Cannes Film Festival

Cannes Film Festival

These 10 Pieces Will Make You Rethink Rattan

It's a new day for rattan furniture.<p>Sure, you can still find tiki-style sofas with tropical-print cushions à la The Golden Girls. But these days, designers Darren Henault and Brett Beldock show us how rattan's creative possibilities are being embraced.

Palm Springs

Oops! Apple Store gaffe may have spilled the iPhone 6c early

Is Apple preparing to deliver a refreshed iPhone 5c? A product image on its own online store shows what could be a new iPhone 6c sitting atop the new Lightning iPhone dock. The device carries the same plastic back we’re already familiar with, as well as a Touch ID sensor.<p>Recent rumors have claimed …

DNA Left on Pizza Crust Helps Police Identify Murder Suspect

Authorities investigating the Washington, D.C., homicide of businessman Savvas Savopoulos, his wife Amy, their 10-year-old son Philip and housekeeper …


Want Your Car To Talk To Your Nest Thermostat? Now It Can

Available today: an app store for your car.<p>Automatic is a $100 accessory that plugs into any car made after 1996. Sync it to your iPhone or Android device, and it allows you to see otherwise hidden information inside your car’s computer. Automatic can diagnose a “check engine” light, calculate fuel …

App Store

10 Space-Saving Tricks for Small Kitchens

You can do a lot with just a little space.<p>A well-designed kitchen has minimal clutter and maximum efficiency. Whether you're redecorating or totally remodeling, here are the best ideas for small spaces.


The Best Beauty Looks of the Week: Week of May 18, 2015

Chocolate Chunk Cookie Recipes, For When You Need A Little Extra Chocolate

There's a lot of debate about what makes a great chocolate chip cookie. Chewy vs. crisp, small vs. the size of your head. Some folks believe that it is the chocolate chips themselves that make for an <i>inferior</i> cookie, touting the virtues of chopped chocolate instead, which melts into the cookie …

The Friend: Love Is Not a Big Enough Word

His wife was just thirty-four. They had two little girls. The cancer was everywhere, and the parts of dying that nobody talks about were about to start. His best friend came to help out for a couple weeks. And he never left.<p><b>Most of September 17, 2012,</b> has evaporated from my mind. I still have a few …

South Africa

Day 6 at the Cannes Film Festival

Animated Movies