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White homeowner who complained of ‘hoodlums’ found guilty of murdering unarmed black man

By Derek Hawkins<p>, Reporter<p>In a case that drew comparisons to the fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin by a neighborhood watch volunteer, a white North Carolina man was found guilty of murder Thursday for gunning down an unarmed 20-year-old black man after complaining about “hoodlums” outside his …


Dropbox will be the first-ever IPO out of Silicon Valley’s most important startup factory

On Friday, file hosting service Dropbox filed its S-1, making it the first Y Combinator company to ever file for an IPO.<p>While the Silicon Valley-based incubator has overseen the development of several successful companies like, Airbnb, Docker, and Instacart, Dropbox will be the first within the Y …


The Dropbox IPO filing is here

It’s official, the Dropbox IPO filing is here.<p>Going public is a huge milestone for Dropbox and has been one of the most anticipated tech IPOs for several years now. The cloud storage company has been around since 2007 and has raised more than $600 million in funding.<p>We knew that it had already …

These dirty chai energy balls are the most delicious way to beat the afternoon slump

<i>Each week we spotlight a healthy-delish recipe that’s truly genius (and easy to make) from someone who’s wowed us in the food world. We’re talking</i> …

7 Healthy Halloween Dessert Recipes That Will Have You Skipping Candy

October heralds the start of pumpkin season, steaming apple cider, and fall's most hair-raising holiday: Halloween. The day has always been a great …

Yotam Ottolenghi’s one-pot wonders – recipes

There’s a very good reason our ancestors cooked meat and grain in the same pot: the combination is comforting, filling and mouth-watering<p>The combination of meat and grain is an ancient tradition. Such one-pot wonders have been simmering away for centuries, not least for reasons of necessity and …


Quick and Easy Ways to Customize Your Tomato Soup

Tomato soup is customizable and thus can appeal to every kind of eater. Some carnivores like meat in their soup, while other vegans want it to be …


The Only Weight-Loss Soup Recipe You Need

Cook up a big batch of our popular vegetable weight-loss soup for a healthy meal that keeps you satisfied.<p>Cook up a big batch of our popular …

Hope Solo's punishment shows that women are judged more harshly

Two weeks ago, the US women’s soccer team crashed out of the Olympics. Now their controversial goalkeeper, Hope Solo, has been suspended for six months.<p>“The comments by Hope Solo after the match against Sweden during the 2016 Olympics were unacceptable, and do not meet the standard of conduct we …

"When someone shows you who they are, believe them the first time." #RIPMayaAngelou

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"I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel." -Maya Angelou What made her so great was not just what she said, but how it made us feel and how it impacted our lives. #RIPMayaAngelou

Rest In Peace, Maya Angelou.

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