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The Importance of Detoxing Your Body | Goop

In 1998, I was filming <i>The Talented Mr. Ripley</i> in Ischia, a little island off the coast of Naples in Italy. I got a call that changed my life. My …

What You Need to Know About the New Nutrition Facts

The big news: Labels will now list added sugars in foods and beverages<p>Added sugar accounts for more than 13 percent of the average American diet, or 270 calories per day, according to data in the Dietary Guidelines for Americans report.<p>But because added sugar isn’t listed on nutrition labels, you …

Why Business Class Airfare Tickets Are Now the Economic Class Tickets

<b>Discount business class ticket trends in past 10 years</b><p>Business class air tickets are lower than ever. Nowadays, almost anyone can fly in business class; for the upgraded comfort, meals, and service. Most of us believe that air tickets cost more than what an average middle-class American can afford, …

Peanut allergy theory backed up by new research

<b>The effects of eating peanut products as a baby to avoid the risk of allergy have been backed up by new research.</b><p>In 2015, a study claimed early exposure to peanut products could cut the risk of allergy by 80%.<p>Now researchers say "long-lasting" allergy protection can be sustained - even when the …

Biomedicine

High-power sound waves used to blast cancer cells

British doctors develop revolutionary new therapy that can precisely target tumours without surgery<p>British doctors are developing a revolutionary new therapy for cancer and associated conditions based on the use of high-powered beams of ultrasound.<p>The researchers – working at the Institute of …

Cancer

The 10 Best Honeymoon Destinations -- For ANY Budget

<i>By Amanda Chatel</i><p>After the madness of the wedding is over, it's time to relax. Traditionally, that relaxation comes in the form of a nice long honeymoon in some exotic place, of which both you and your partner have dreamed.<p><b>Unfortunately, after the big event and the amount of money you spent on it,</b> …

Dominican Republic

I Used to Think Non-Drinkers Were Buzzkills — Then I Sobered Up

"Cool" girls might drink, but the way I drank was not cool.<p>There was a time when the highest compliment I could give a woman was "I want to drink with you." I loved the ritual of liquid bonding, how you could walk into a bar as awkward strangers and stumble out with purple teeth and a new BFF. …

Video shows how traffic stop escalated into confrontation

HEMPSTEAD, Texas (AP) — A police dashboard video released Tuesday shows that a Texas state trooper tried to pull a black motorist out of her car, …

Law Enforcement

Asia stocks rise modestly, taking lead from Wall Street

HONG KONG (AP) — Most Asian stock markets were modestly higher Tuesday after positive U.S. earnings reports boosted sentiment.<p>KEEPING SCORE: Japan's …

EU falls short of migrant redistribution target

<b>EU ministers have fallen short of a target to agree the redistribution of 40,000 migrants who have arrived in Italy and Greece.</b><p>At a meeting in Brussels they agreed to start the relocation of just over 32,000 in October.<p>The allocation of the remainder will be decided by the end of the year, …

Asylum Seekers

PayPal is independent again and already worth more than eBay

The two companies separated on Friday and PayPal's share price has soared<p>On Friday PayPal spun out from eBay. This morning its shares started trading openly. By noon the market was valuing the company at over $50 billion, roughly 43 percent more than eBay. Not bad considering that eBay acquired the …

Why US savers shouldn’t get too excited about higher interest rates

US Federal Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen has made it clear the central bank will probably raise its target interest rate later this year. While some economists and the IMF may question that decision, US savers would welcome any change after five years of piddly returns.<p>The last few weeks have …

The next debt ceiling crisis could be much worse than in 2013

With some Republicans once again threatening to block an increase in the government's borrowing authority unless President Obama agreed to important spending concessions, the Treasury was forced to begin taking "extraordinary measures" or bookkeeping maneuvers to keep from bumping up against its …

Confederate Flag Rally Tests a Diminished Ku Klux Klan

The Loyal White Knights of the Ku Klux Klan calls itself the largest Klan group in America. But it doesn't take much these days to claim that mark.<p>The Knights, who on Saturday will rally at the steps of the South Carolina Capitol to protest the removal of the Confederate battle flag, claims a few …

Vladimir Putin orders creation of new reservist force

Russia's president has called for a new reserve military force of 5,000 men, as tensions with the West continue<p>Vladimir Putin has ordered the creation of a new military reserve force as part of steps to improve military readiness amid continuing tensions with the West.<p>The plan, which is described …

Greek deal optimism gives stocks another nudge ahead

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are opening slightly higher as hopes mount for a solution to Greece's debt standoff.<p>The Dow Jones industrial average …

Stock Markets