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Michael J. Fox Believes ‘We’ll Be Able to Stop the Progress’ of Parkinson’s Disease in 5 Years

Michael J. Fox’s impact on Parkinson’s disease is undeniable, from the hundreds of millions of dollars of funding directed towards research, to his …

Michael J. Fox

Here’s what we can expect from next month’s Apple event (maybe)

Apple could introduce three new iPhones, two new iPads and an entry-level MacBook at its September event, according to a new report based on supply chain info.<p>In addition to new details about the fall product lineup, the report also offers up a surprising prediction about Apple’s long-awaited …

Apple

Former intelligence officials rebuke Trump for pulling Brennan’s security clearance

The White House has drafted documents revoking the security clearances of current and former officials whom President Trump has demanded be punished for criticizing him or playing a role in the investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 election, according to senior administration …

Donald Trump

A Mysterious Furry 'Sea Monster' Has Washed Up on a Russian Beach

A massive and mysterious creature has washed up on a beach in Russia, and naturally, everyone is freaking out.<p>According to the <i>Siberian Times</i>, a …

Glaciers

How Aretha Franklin Created “Respect”

“It’s still shocking to recall that her most distinctive rewrite, the addition of the ‘R-E-S-P-E-C-T/ Find out what it means to me’ bridge was …

Music

Aretha Franklin, a Pop Star Who Could Make You See God

“This is a song that a girl took away from me.” That’s Otis Redding onstage at the 1967 Monterey Pop Festival introducing “Respect,” which he’d …

Aretha Franklin

Tributes pour in for 'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin

<b>(CNN) —</b> A one-of-a-kind voice in the musical world is being remembered as a person who's left an unfillable void in the music industry.<p>Aretha Franklin, who died Thursday after a battle with pancreatic cancer, is being honored by her peers across multiple generations and musical genres as a legend …

Music

In Franklin's anthems, women heard an empowering message

NEW YORK (AP) — Aretha Franklin never saw herself as a feminist heroine. That, she quipped, was Gloria Steinem's role. But she leaves a legacy of indelible anthems that resonated deeply with women by celebrating their strength and individuality — and demanding, well, just a little respect.<p>"I don't …

Aretha Franklin

Aretha Franklin Had Power. Did We Truly Respect It?

Officially, “Respect” is a relationship song. That’s how Otis Redding wrote it. But love wasn’t what Aretha Franklin was interested in. The opening line is “What you want, baby, I got it.” But her “what” is a punch in the face. So Ms. Franklin’s rearrangement was about power. She had the right to …

Music

Twitter’s relationship with third-party apps is messy — but it’s not over

It's a day that some of Twitter's most high-profile developers have dreaded, though it's one they've long-known was coming: Twitter is finally …

Apps

Aerosmith Announces ‘Deuces Are Wild’ Las Vegas Residency

Aerosmith today announced a headlining residency called “Deuces Are Wild” in Las Vegas. Shows begin on Saturday, April 6, 2019 at the Park Theater at …

Las Vegas

Minnesota Republicans reject former governor Tim Pawlenty as Democrats pick historic nominees

By Michael Scherer<p>, Reporter<p>Minnesota Republicans decisively rejected the comeback bid of former governor Tim Pawlenty, a onetime kingmaker in state politics who proved unable to overcome his 2016 description of Donald Trump as “unhinged and unfit” for once boasting of grabbing women.<p>The surprise …

Government

Following a couple from diagnosis to the final stages of Alzheimer's

Mike and Carol Daly have been married for 54 years. Like more than five million american families, they're dealing with dementia. Carol has been …

Alzheimer's Disease

800 Miles with Bears Ears Prayer Runners

Everyone ran the final miles to Bears Ears National Monument together. It was a sunny, blue-sky day in March, and 45 pairs of feet shuffled down a road of soft red dirt, kicking up a dust cloud. One woman wore her jingle dress, a garment used in ceremonial dances, its rows of metal cones clinking …

New Mexico

What Ohio’s special election will tell us about midterms

All eyes are on another tight House race in Ohio, and both parties are grappling with the next round of primaries.<p>Tuesday’s special election in a central Ohio congressional district will provide tangible evidence of where the battle for the House stands three months out from the midterms.<p>Both …

Republicans

The definitive timeline of Spotify’s critic-defying journey to rule music

How did Spotify get here? Let us show you.<p>As we note in our feature on Spotify and its CEO and cofounder Daniel Ek, the streaming music service’s path to a leading position in the music industry was never certain and remains tenuous. How it got here–to 83 million paid subscribers and 180 million …

Coffeemakers

Why we hate using email but love sending texts

They both allow us to stay in touch, but while email often attracts ire, text messaging is more popular than ever. Is the way we choose to communicate saying more than we might think?<p>Around 15 years ago, I was working at my part-time job at an electronics store at the mall. One of my colleagues …

Text Messaging

How Maria Butina, accused Russian spy, worked her way into top US circles

She did not behave in what I considered an entirely professional manner. She had an extra button or three unbuttoned Julianne Versnel<p>The Las Vegas hotel ballroom was crowded, but the Russian redhead caught Donald Trump’s eye. “Yes, ma’am,” he said, inviting a question.<p>It was July 2015, and Maria …

Government

From obscurity to political stardom: How viral videos are reshaping elections

Before Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s jolting primary win over one of the most powerful House Democrats made her a fixture on cable news and the toast of progressives nationwide, there was the shoestring-budget video that got the base buzzing.<p>By election night last month, more than 1 million people had …

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

The Best Stand-up Specials of 2018 (So Far)

Seven months into 2018 and there’s been enough stand-up specials streaming across nonlinear platforms to hold us over until next year. But it’s hard …

Comedy

How the BBC Women Are Working Toward Equal Pay

When Carrie Gracie discovered that her salary was lower than that of her male peers, she blamed herself. But wage disparities are a social problem with far-reaching effects.<p>The first weeks of July, 2017, were especially intense for Carrie Gracie, the BBC’s China editor. She travelled seven thousand …

Gender

‘Mission: Impossible’ Is the Best Movie Franchise—Here’s Why

Ranking franchise movies is the new stat-counting. It is both pointless and satisfying, calming and argument inducing. It creates order and frivolity …

Movies

Apple is officially a $1 trillion company — here are 32 photos of how it came to rule the world

It's official: Apple has become the first $1 trillion company in history.<p>The milestone is even more significant when you consider that Apple almost didn't even get the chance to make it this far. When Steve Jobs took over as CEO of Apple in 1997, the company had been struggling to find its legs in …

Steve Wozniak

My son, Osama: the al-Qaida leader’s mother speaks for the first time

'He met some people who pretty much brainwashed him in his early 20s. You can call it a cult'<p>Reform is beginning to creep through Saudi society; the ban on women drivers has been lifted, cinemas have opened<p>Osama's son Hamza may well cloud the family’s attempts to shake off their past<p>On the corner …

Osama Bin Laden

A Look Back At Trayvon Martin's Death, And The Movement It Inspired

Most of us remember the broad outlines of the story: 17-year-old Trayvon Martin was followed, shot and killed by neighborhood watchman George Zimmerman in Sanford, Fla., on the night of Feb. 26, 2012.<p>More than six weeks later, Zimmerman was arrested and, eventually, tried for second-degree murder …

Trayvon Martin

Trump administration sanctions Russian bank, North Koreans for 'illegal financial activity'

The Trump administration on Friday announced new sanctions targeting a Russian bank, two North Korean entities and one North Korean citizen for …

North Korea

China plans tariffs on $60 billion of US products

China has announced plans to put tariffs of up to 25% on US products worth $60 billion, the latest salvo in an escalating trade war.<p>The Chinese government said Friday that it would impose duties of 25%, 20%, 10% and 5% on the products if the Trump administration follows through on threats to tax …

China

India postpones retaliatory tariffs on US goods for a second time

India is holding off on its plan to impose new tariffs on the United States.<p>The tariffs on US exports worth more than $200 million were due to take effect on August 4 but will be delayed by six weeks, India's Ministry of Finance said in a notification dated Friday.<p>The tariffs are now set to come …

Tariffs

Box Office: 'Black Panther' To Top $700 Million Today

<i>Black Panther</i> somehow earned $12,000 on Thursday (+3048% from Wednesday and +228% from last Thursday) on 15 screens and then $16k (+1395% from last Friday) yesterday on 25 screens. Something is clearly up (perhaps some kind of double-feature <i>Christopher Robin</i> tie-in where both movies get credit for …

Black Panther

New clue emerges over who stole $100 million de Kooning painting from museum 30 years ago

A new clue has emerged to explain how an unassuming New Mexico couple wound up in possession of a stolen Willem de Kooning painting worth more than $100 million.<p>The University of Arizona museum reported the theft of the abstract expressionist’s “Woman-Ochre” in November 1985. The painting was found …

Art