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SurveyMonkey chief David Goldberg died of head injury due to treadmill fall

Dave Goldberg fell while exercising on holiday in Mexico on Friday, a local official has revealed<p>SurveyMonkey chief executive David Goldberg died from a head injury sustained after falling off a treadmill at a private resort in Mexico on Friday, according to a spokesman for the local prosecutor’s …

Sheryl Sandberg

Watch Jason Aldean and Bob Seger Sing 'Hollywood Nights'

When Jason Aldean got the call about appearing on CMT’s genre-bending performance series <i>Crossroads</i> with Bob Seger, he had zero hesitation.<p>“I was …

12 Female Characters Who Keep Shaving Despite Constant Peril

Just because you live in fear for your life doesn't mean you let yourself go, ladies!<p>I am about to tell you something shocking: Most women grow hair in their armpits. Super gross, right? It takes effort to stay hairless! That being said, if you're a woman who's ever packed an emergency …

Does country music have a drinking problem?

Country has always loved an ode to liquor, but today’s stars are binging on booze ballads and making the genre boring<p>In case you haven’t noticed, country music’s biggest smashes are lately concerned with just one thing: getting smashed. These days, the entire format seems intoxicated by the idea of …

Jason Aldean And Kenny Chesney Joint Dates Are Most Expensive Country Concerts In 2015

2014 has been kind to country music star Jason Aldean, whose sixth studio album, Old Boots, New Dirt, has sold more than 556,000 copies since being released on October 7. Aldean embarked on his Burn It Down Tour in May, which has since become one of the highest-grossing tours of the year. The …

First country album to go Platinum in 2014 belongs to Jason Aldean

Jason Aldean's latest album has become just the third album released in 2014 to go Platinum for one million sold. Old Boots, New Dirt is the only country album on the list, accomplishing the feat in just two months.<p>All six of the "Just Gettin’ Started" singer’s studio albums have gone Platinum, the …

Why knuckle cracking makes a popping sound, and why it might be beneficial

When muscle joints are pulled apart there forms a tiny cavity filled with gas which then collapses, creating a popping noise.<p>The wince-inducing sound of knuckles cracking is caused by a small bubble building up in the fluid of the fingers then ‘popping ‘, scientists believe, and it could even be …

23 Cute Animals Who Just Want You To Have A Nice Monday

Hey, Mondays aren't so bad.

Spring Beauty: Make Temporary Tattoos with Dried Flowers

Temporary tattoos aren’t just for kids anymore—these days, everyone is getting in on the fun! So, if you’re ready for a decidedly grownup twist on removable body art, you’re going to love using real dried flowers to make your own gorgeous temporary tattoos.<p>When I saw gorgeous photos of dried flower …

Photos secretly taken of family through window are art, not invasion of privacy: court

For a year, Arne Svenson secretly took photos of a New York City family living in a loft across from his apartment. He put the photos on exhibit and …

New York City

9 Things You Didn't Know About Sperm

<b>It Sticks Around Longer Than You Think</b><br>Sperm typically stays in your body for 48 hours after sex, however, "it can hang around for as long as five days to a week," depending on how "friendly" your cervical mucus is, says Fisch. Interestingly, cervical mucus protects sperm and helps it stay longer in …

Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars

1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Grease a 9x13-inch baking pan; set aside.<p>2. In a small bowl whisk together the flour, baking soda and salt; set …

Jaden Smith Wears a Dress and Becomes Unlikely Ambassador for Gender Equality

The 16-year-old son of Will Smith and Jada Pinkett-Smith casually and confidently wears a dress, instantly putting on blast decades of lingering …

Marijuana extract tames debilitating brain seizures without the buzz

In a group of children and young adults with the most intractable forms of epilepsy, a liquid form of marijuana called cannabidiol reduced seizures by more than 50% without causing the drug's usual "high," researchers said.<p>In an open-label study that enrolled 213 people with a dozen types of severe …

Georgia Mother Accused Of 'Naked Twister Party' With Teen Daughter, Sex With Minor

A mother in Evans, Georgia, is being accused of hosting a party for her teenage daughter that allegedly included naked Twister, consumption of pot and alcohol and culminated with the woman having sex with a 16-year-old male.<p>Rachel Lynn Lehnardt, 35, was arrested Saturday night and charged with two …

Crime

PHOTOS: Artists use recycled materials to make endangered animal sculptures at Philadelphia Zoo

This past weekend, the Philadelphia Zoo opened a new art exhibition that celebrates larger-than-life installations made entirely from recycled …

America’s staggering child poverty: These numbers speak for themselves

For every two homeless children in 2006, there are now three — and that’s not the most frightening statistic<p>America's wealth grew by 60 percent in the past six years, by over $30 trillion. In approximately the same time, the number of homeless children has also grown by 60 percent.<p>Financier and CEO …

Income Inequality

The Virtue of Being Short

Taller does not mean healthier. It's more likely the opposite.<p>If you've ever had a tall man stand in front of you at a concert, blocking your view, and wished that he would have a heart attack, the odds were against you.<p>Tall men are less likely to develop heart disease than are short men, according …

The New England Journal of Medicine

As 'Furious 7' roars into China, real-life crash smashes Lamborghini, Ferrari

As "Furious 7" roared into Chinese theaters Sunday -- smashing box-office records with more than $59 million in ticket sales in one day -- Beijing was agog with news of a spectacular real-life sports-car drag race that left a green Lamborghini totaled and a red Ferrari and two other luxury sports …

Kim Kardashian and Kanye have baby baptized in Jerusalem

JERUSALEM (AP) — Kim Kardashian and husband Kanye West visited a centuries-old Armenian church in Jerusalem on Monday for the baptism of their daughter, North West.<p>The Kardashians fended off swooning fans as they entered the Saint James Cathedral in Jerusalem's Old City. Kardashian, appearing …

Airports

Control These Robotic Flowers With Your Mind

Self-proclaimed “robot fan” Ashley Newton has invented a set of gorgeous robotic flowers that you control with your mind.<p>Newton created the flowers, which look a bit like bioluminescent deep-sea creatures, along with artist Sean Stevens, her partner in their collective Sustainable Magic. Newton has …

Brainwaves

Mars may hold liquid water raising hopes of alien life

Scientists have found the chemical calcium percholate which would suck moisture out of the air and keep water liquid on the surface<p>Mars may hold liquid water raising the chances of finding life on the Red Planet.<p>Although scientists have long known that there is frozen water at the poles of Mars, …

I went to McDonald's in France and discovered how the US is doing it all wrong

I recently went on a trip to southern France and noticed that the McDonald's restaurants there are miles ahead of the franchises I've seen in the US.<p>They take McCafé seriously over there. Most American and UK franchises I've been to incorporate the McCafé drinks menu into the regular food menu, but …

McDonald's

10 signs you were born and raised in New Mexico

1. You know what “Christmas” is.<p>And you know it isn’t a holiday. Can’t make up your mind if you want red or green chile on those <i>huevos</i>? Then you want …

New Mexico

High Magnification Macro Photography on a Budget

Hey folks, my name is Siddhant Sahu, I am a 16 years old aspiring photographer from India. I have been shooting macro photographs for about a year …

Macro Photography

Why People Care More About Pets Than Other Humans

We love our pets. Two thirds of Americans live with an animal, and according to a 2011 Harris poll, 90 percent of pet owners think of their dogs and …

While you were sleeping, your brain was working overtime

Sleep has profound importance in our lives, such that we spend a considerable proportion of our time engaging in it. Sleep enables the body—including the brain—to recover metabolically, but contemporary research has been moving to focus on the active rather than recuperative role that sleep has on …

Neuroscience

10 Ways to Tame Your Monkey Mind and Stop Mental Chatter

Zen Buddhists refer to the constant chatter of the mind as monkey mind. The Buddha held that the human mind is filled with drunken monkeys flinging …

Is fasting the key to weight loss, good health, youthful vitality and longevity?

The hugely successful 5:2 diet has introduced millions to the concept of fasting. Now, an accumulation of cutting edge science suggests that the 'hunger cure' may be the answer to the epidemic of lifestyle diseases from obesity and diabetes to cancer.<p><b>“Everyone can perform magic, everyone can reach</b> …