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Walnut Health Benefits: One Handful Of Nuts Per Day Could Improve Cholesterol, Study Suggests

Walnuts could help aid weight loss and improve cholesterol levels in overweight people, a new study suggests.<p>Researchers discovered that eating a …

Holistic Medicine

Major scientific announcement could validate Einstein

<b>(CNN) —</b> It could be an announcement of the utmost gravity.<p>On Thursday, scientists are expected to declare they have detected gravitational waves. Not only will such a discovery support a prediction that's essential to Albert Einstein's general theory of relativity, but it will also add to our …

Physics

12 Things Not To Do On A Date With A Latina (Or Ever, Really)

Dating is hard enough as it is without adding played out stereotypes and lame one-liners to the mix.<p>Though there aren’t any hard and fast rules for how to date a Latina (or any woman, for that matter), there are certainly things many women would prefer not to hear on a date -- or ever.<p>If you’re not …

I Crashed the Wedding of an Elite Chinese Couple

I tagged along to the over-the-top wedding of a wealthy couple in Shanghai, where there was a surplus of delicious food at a banquet for more than 500 people, quasi-sadistic party games, and endless entertainment.<p>"You missed a lot! I just won one of the gifts," my friend Jeff, who is still at the …

Weddings

7 secrets to getting money for college, from someone who scored over $500,000

Kristina Ellis, author of "Confessions of a Scholarship Winner," received over $500,000 in scholarship money for higher education.<p>"I'm living proof that scholarships aren't for the supersmart or ultratalented, and that your current situation doesn't have to determine your final destination," writes …

College & University

Unusual Pregnancy Test: 'Broken' Fitness Monitor Reveals Woman Is Expecting 'Baby Fitbit'

A man learnt his wife had a baby on the way thanks to some unusual data on her fitness monitor and a little advice from the internet.<p>David originally …

Parenting

Watch This Woman Model 100 Years of Egyptian Beauty in 2 Minutes

There's a lot of history behind these looks.<p>Cut's 100 years of beauty series is back with Egypt as its latest global stop. And while the evolution of looks is mesmerizing—veiled faces from the 1910s become exposed movie star curls in the 1970s—the inspiration behind each look is more fascinating. …

Galaxy S7 Leaks The Late Arrival Of Another Smartphone Innovation

Ahead of this month’s reveal of the Galaxy S7 and the S7 Edge, Samsung has trademarked the phrase ‘Always on Display.’ It’s a curious approach because the ability to have information constantly showing on an AMOLED screen has been harnessed by many manufacturers in the past. Motorola smartphones …

Here's the best look yet at the unannounced Samsung Galaxy S7

Samsung will officially unveil the Galaxy S7 on Feb. 21 at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. But thanks to newly leaked photos, the world will have …

Why Did 70s Rock Music Hate Disco So Much?

One night in 1979, a Chicago radio DJ orchestrated a night of disco hatred called Disco Demolition Night. Four decades later, we look at why the genre was hated so much.<p><i>Photo Credit: Getty Images</i><p><i>This article is part of an editorial series sponsored by our friends over at HBO celebrating the launch</i> …

Disco

Why do the French protest so much? You asked Google – here’s the answer

Every day millions of internet users ask Google some of life’s most difficult questions, big and small. Our writers answer some of the commonest queries<p>Have you ever lived with a partner you loved very much and with whom life would be perfect – if only they could … change?<p>That’s how the French feel …

France

The way female characters are introduced in movie scripts is ridiculously depressing

Women face many struggles in Hollywood. They're forced to confront ageism and sexism on the red carpet, on film sets — all the way down to how …

How a Slice of Pizza May Have Helped Catch California's Longest-Active Serial Killer

Lonnie David Franklin, Jr. was arrested in 2010 for allegedly murdering ten black women in South LA over a period of two decades. Now he's finally going on trial.<p>Diana Ware has been waiting almost three decades to see justice for her stepdaughter Barbara, whose body was discovered in 1987 in a …

Crime

Study: Long-Term Couples Share What Keeps Their Relationship Strong

When you think about the times when you're most happy in your relationship, you might picture sharing an inside joke or doing something together that you both love. At least those were the most popular answers among the 5,000 people surveyed by Dr. Meg John Barker and Professor Jacqui Gabb, authors …

Relationships

Is the world finally waking up to intersex rights?

A landmark directive in Chile last month said doctors should stop ‘normalisation’ surgery, but tackling the global systematic, societal and cultural abuse against intersex people is an uphill battle<p>“The surgeon’s approach was that I didn’t identify as a woman because I didn’t have a vagina,” says …

LGBTQI

16-minute no-equipment workout to bust boredom

Forget the fancy-pants gym. Follow this quick bodyweight-only routine from Emily Cook Harris, certified personal trainer and head coach of EMpowered in New York City.<p>“These moves allow you to get in a high-intensity, super-effective workout no matter where you are,” Harris said. “Whether you’re …

Workouts

Xiaomi Mi 5 officially headed to MWC for ‘media preview’, retail box photographed

While it was certainly pleasing to hear the long-rumored Xiaomi Mi 5 would finally go official late next month, the announcement venue sounded …

Mobile Technology

Dumbbell Bent-Over One-Arm Rows On A Physio Ball | Golf Digest

The 10 most important things in the world right now

Good morning! Here's what you need to know on Friday.<p><b>1. Alan Rickman, star of "Die Hard" and the "Harry Potter" franchise, died at 69 after a battle with cancer.</b> He died in his hometown of London, having kept his illness private.<p><b>2. Indonesia must strengthen its defenses against Islamic State and</b> …

Die Hard

India had more selfie deaths in 2015 than anywhere else in the world

More than half of the 27 selfie deaths across the world in 2015 happened in India. The unfortunate trend shows no signs of abating, with three selfie …

Start Prepping Now for the iPhone 7 Release

If you plan to buy the new iPhone later this year, which is when we expect Apple will announce the iPhone 7 with a completely new look and possibly …

Apple is reportedly building a tool to help iPhone owners switch to Android

Apple is secretly planning an app to help iPhone owners switch to Android, according to a report in The Telegraph.<p>The British newspaper claims, based on "a senior industry source," that the Cupertino company has agreed to build a tool that will make it easier for users to switch between the two …

Apps

Hackers are sad because video games are too hard to crack

"In two years time I’m afraid there will be no free games to play in the world."<p>Let the crocodile tears flow. Hackers that are in the business of …

Record-breaking 'Star Wars' movie opens in China

BEIJING (AP) — The record-breaking "Star Wars" opened Saturday in China, where it is far from certain to draw in enough movie-goers to knock off "Avatar" as the world's all-time biggest grossing movie.<p>"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" is the highest ever grossing film in the North American market, …

Box Office

How could I read more books?

<b>Agatha Christie read 200 books every year, while Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg gets through a book a fortnight. President Theodore Roosevelt read a book a day, and increased this to two or three when he had a quiet night. But how can mere mortals get through more?</b><p>Harriet Klausner - a school …

Books

New Tax Laws for 2016: What You Need to Know

Tax day for 2016 is approaching, and there are a few changes to expect in 2016 regarding tax law that you should be aware of when preparing your taxes. Here is what you need to know to ensure you're heading into this year prepared.<p><b>Affordable Care Act Penalties:</b> People without health insurance in …

Retirement

7 Ways To Maintain a Positive Relationship With Your Ex

Most of us will agree that divorce is by far one of the most difficult experiences to go through in life. I bear witness to the upheaval that divorce brings on a daily basis. And I must say, "it ain't always pretty." As couples traverse through their divorce, they quickly discover that creating and …

Divorce

Dish adding multiroom music to Hopper DVR

Dish is set to add DTS Play-Fi multiroom music streaming to its Hopper digital video recorder in the near future.<p>Satellite TV provider Dish is working on a DTS Play-Fi multiroom music app to use on its networked Hopper DVR .<p>At Dish's booth at CES 2016, the company was demonstrating streaming music …

Smart TV

These secret codes give you access to everything on Netflix

The site usually requires users to either search for an exact title or flick through a few limited genres that the site's technology has guessed they might like. But new websites show that there are codes that can give access to the full list of all of those genres, allowing people to choose from …

Codes