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Shania Twain Brings Her Comeback to the U.S. Open: “I’ve Learned That I’m a Fighter”

The country singer is preparing to release her first album in 15 years.<p><b>Shania Twain</b> is back, and it’s been a long time coming. Fifteen years since her last studio album, Twain is preparing for the September 29 release of <i>Now,</i> and she’s not doing it quietly. Twain performed at Arthur Ashe Stadium in …

Antibacterial soaps may do more harm than good, scientists warn

Anti-bacterial soaps and gels are useless and may cause harm, 200 scientists and medics have warned.<p>The consensus statement, published in the scientific journal Environmental Health Perspectives also cautions against the use of antimicrobial agents in food storage containers, exercise mats and …

Congress pushes Donald Trump to form bilateral trade deal with the UK

Donald Trump's trade discussions with Theresa May today come as key figures in the US congress push for a greater bilateral relationship with the UK.<p>As Britain works on the complex process of extricating itself from the European Union, leading US politicians are pushing to sign off on legislation …

Brexit is opportunity to pull Europe closer together, EU's top negotiator Guy Verhofstadt says

Britain's decision to make a clean break from the EU was an opportunity to reform Europe and avoid a further breakdown in ties between its remaining member states,the European Union Parliament's chief Brexit negotiator said on Monday.<p>Guy Verhofstadt, former Belgian Prime Minister and member of the …

This year make sure you stick to your new year resolutions

It feels just like yesterday when 2016 began. And, it’s been long gone before we could even realize. We are in 2017. I am sure most of you would have …

George Michael Remembered By ‘Freedom’ Video Star Naomi Campbell

'We were all singing the song anyway because we loved the song.'<p>Naomi Campbell has recalled her fond memories of working with longtime pal George …

Man in court for drinking too much coffee while driving

<b>You may want to refrain from drinking tea or coffee just before driving otherwise you could end up like this guy.</b><p>Joseph Schwab, 36, was driving home …

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Google’s former happiness guru developed a three-second brain exercise for finding joy

Chade-Meng Tan, a former engineer, joined Google in 2000 as employee number 107. Though he played an instrumental role in building Google’s mobile search function, among other technological feats, he’s better known for the mindfulness classes he later led for employees. The role earned him the job …

The party that fought for Brexit has sunk to a shocking new low—a violent fight between members

A senior member of the UK Independence Party (UKIP), which was instrumental in the campaign for Brexit, was hospitalized in serious condition after reportedly being punched by a colleague at the European Parliament in Strasbourg today (Oct. 6).<p>Steven Woolfe, a member of the European Parliament, is …

Would our children get a better education in America?

And will you succeed? Yes! You will, indeed!”<p>My husband is reading aloud to the children at bedtime. The little one is swinging from the upper bunk. Her older sister has found her own, more relevant book.<p>Our children aren't ready for class, so we are 'worldschooling' them instead<p>“Kid, you’ll move …

Reagan's would-be assassin to be freed

A judge has ruled that the man who tried to assassinate US President Ronald Reagan 35 years ago can be released from a Washington area mental …

Human intelligence question cracked using brain variability

What makes you smart? A new study finds that measuring the variability in the brain’s neural network might hold the clues to this clever …

Government rejects petition signed by 4million Remain supporters asking for new EU referendum

<b>The Government has said there will be no second European Union referendum despite more than 4million people signing a petition calling for one.</b><p>It …

EU leaders push Britain to leave amid post-vote turmoil

BRUSSELS (AP) — European leaders pushed Britain toward the exit door Tuesday, warning Prime Minister David Cameron that there's no turning back after …

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Teacher makes class fun by drawing beautiful pictures on the whiteboard each day

<b>How much effort did your teacher go to to keep you happily focused in class?</b><p>One high school teacher has upped the teaching game after he shared a …

The roadmap for Brexit must be flexible

With the polls showing a surge of support for the Leave side in next week’s EU referendum, serious thought is being given to the consequences of a Brexit vote. How would a decision by the British people to quit the EU manifest itself? What arrangements would be put in place to ensure that their …

J.K. Rowling Slams Critics Of Hermione Being Played By A Black Actress

Anyone who has ever ventured into the Twitterspehere can attest to the fact that there are some real garbage people sharing their thoughts 140 characters at a time. <i>Harry Potter</i> author J.K. Rowling has had a recent bout with the gross underbelly of public discourse lately when Noma Dumezweni was …

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Top surgeon reveals how the Queen made him pet her corgis at palace lunch to help with his trauma

A top surgeon has revealed how the Queen invited him to help feed her corgis after he suffered a traumatic episode while having lunch at Buckingham Palace.<p>David Nott, who has worked in Iraq, Afghanistan and Sierra Leone, met the Queen in 2014 just 10 days after flying back from Aleppo, where he had …

Did The Sun 'Steal' Planet 9 Billions Of Years Ago?

A theory suggested earlier this year, states there may be an extra planet lurking in our solar system, known as Planet 9, and a new study has …

Two-year, $25M study finds positive effect of cell phone radiation on some cancers in male rats

A major study conducted by the National Toxicology Program has found a slight, but significant, positive correlation between radio-frequency radiation exposure (like that given off by phones) and certain cancers in rats — though only male ones.<p>The two-year, peer-reviewed study involved thousands of …

GCSE maths: Majority of British parents struggling to help children with homework

Millions of British parents are struggling to help their teenage children with GCSE maths homework, a startling new study has revealed.<p>As 15 and …

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Johnny Depp wants Amber Heard divorce to be resolved 'quickly'

The ongoing divorce between Johnny Depp and Amber Heard, his wife of one year, has taken a bitter turn, after a number of allegations about the couple and their relationship appeared in the press.<p>It has been claimed that Depp's family disliked Heard and believed that she was with the A-list star …

UK statistics chief says Vote Leave £350m figure is misleading

Andrew Dilnot rebukes campaign saying continued use of gross figure in contexts that imply it is net undermines trust<p>The UK’s statistics watchdog has delivered a public rebuke to the Vote Leave campaign for continuing to claim that EU membership costs the UK £350m a week.<p>Sir Andrew Dilnot, chair of …

Mercedes' at-home battery could have one key advantage over Tesla's Powerwall

Tesla's Powerwall is perhaps the most notable home battery option in the US. The mountable device that comes in a several different colors holds 6.4 kWh of energy. It's also possible to stack nine Powerwalls together for almost 58 kWh worth of energy capacity.<p>For reference, the average person in …

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Rachel Roddy’s baked pasta recipe | A Kitchen in Rome

Pasta al forno is the mamma of baked pasta dishes – a tried-and-tested template of pasta with rich tomato sauce, basil, lots of mozzarella and pecorino – a big, generous, endlessly adaptable dish to feed a crowd.<p>“Everybody has to eat!” Cinzia, is sitting at her sunny kitchen table, reading glasses …

Science Says the Secret to a Happy Relationship is Giving Up

Okay, okay, they call it "settling."<p>What was it your mother always told you? About how you're special, and how you should never settle for anything less than you deserve?<p>Yeah, well scientists have gone and shit all over that one, because a new study has decided that the secret to a happy, …

Samsung Slaps Down LG Over TV Trademark Fail

Trademarks are a big deal in the world of modern TV technology – and few brands work harder to protect their trademarks than Samsung. So it’s no great surprise to learn that Samsung has recently felt the need to issue stern cease and desist words to a rival TV brand. Much more of a surprise, …

Watch this 17 year-old girl transform herself into Audrey Hepburn

This is honestly amazing<p>Looking at the image above, you’d be forgiven for thinking that it was just a photo of Audrey Hepburn side by side. In fact, …

Two Apple engineers traveled to a customer’s house to troubleshoot iTunes deletion bug

Last week, we drew attention to a blog post from James Pinkstone in which he described how iTunes Match deleted 122GB of his personal music collection went viral. Apple confirmed the issue on Friday and rolled out a potential fix with iTunes 12.4 yesterday, but Pinkstone today has shared a new blog …

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