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Woman Says She Won $600 Million Jackpot But 'Huge Mistake' Leaves Prize Unclaimed

One month after a New Hampshire woman says she chose all six correct numbers for the lone $559.7 million Powerball grand prize, she has yet to turn in the ticket and the money is lying unclaimed. It's not that she doesn't want it. She just doesn't want the public to know she won it.<p>The woman says …

New Hampshire

Daily Edition Top 10 (Week of January 1st, 2018)

The first week of the new year was dominated by President Trump as he clashed with former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon, lashed out at Michael Wolff, author of the controversial new book “Fire and Fury” and struggled with the Russia investigation.<p>The U.S. Northeast was also battered by …

Donald Trump

More People May Die from the Flu Each Year Than We Thought

New data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) may have you rethinking your decision to shrug off a flu shot this year.<p>A large, …

Public Health

Trump says he will achieve Middle East peace – after a quick round of golf

Breaking with White House custom, president admits to scheduled play with Tiger Woods and Dustin Johnson after phone call with Turkish president<p>Donald Trump broke with White House custom on Friday by admitting he was playing golf. He would fit in a quick round with Tiger Woods, he said, after …

Watch out, manspreaders: the womanspreading fightback starts now | Radhika Sanghani

The #MeToo resistance is getting physical. I’m one of many women determined to reclaim my space<p>“Cross your legs.” “Don’t sit like that.” “Be more ladylike.” Like most women, I’ve been subjected to these kinds of messages since I was a child. Everyone from my mum to primary school teachers and …

Q&A: Explaining the fight over U.S. 'net neutrality' regulations

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Federal Communications Commission is poised to vote on Dec. 14 to rescind the so-called net neutrality rules championed by former President Barack Obama.<p>FCC Chairman Ajit Pai's proposal would repeal rules that bar internet service providers (ISPs) from blocking, …

Net Neutrality

Trump Can’t Ban This Muslim—She’s a Barbie Doll

That’s right, Mattel is coming out with its first Muslim doll. She’s based on a woman who won an Olympic bronze for Team USA. And still the right is …

Men Need to Change, and Women Need to Change With Them

The Weinstein and other sexual harassment and abuse scandals have led to demands that men change. The author argues women must alter their desires …

Ivanka Trump's Japan Female Empowerment Speech Had A Bad Turnout & No Surprises Here

Remember when Donald Trump claimed that his inauguration crowds were yuuuuuge, but upon closer inspection, it turns out that they really weren't that …

Donald Trump

What Bill Maher Gets Wrong About Sexual Predators in Hollywood (and Beyond)

It’s not about “laziness,” Bill.<p>On Friday night’s edition of <i>Real Time</i>, host Bill Maher dedicated the final of his “New Rules” to the ongoing crisis …

Ivanka Trump's Call To End Sexual Harassment Backfires Spectacularly

Ivanka Trump's call to end sexual harassment during a speech before the World Assembly for Women in Tokyo Friday did not go over well with some …

Ivanka Trump Reminded of Who Her Dad Is After Giving Sexual Harassment Speech

A tone-deaf public figure most known for her commitment to complicity got immediately called on her bullshit Friday after her speech at the World …

Alec Baldwin admits he has 'bullied' and treated women 'in a very sexist way' in the past

Alec Baldwin has confronted the current allegations of sexual misconduct and assault in Hollywood to admit that he's 'bullied' women during his career in the film industry.<p>The Emmy Award-winning actor was being honoured at the Paley Centre for Media last night (2 November) as he called for a change …

California fires: 31 killed; weather stays dry

<b>(CNN) —</b> The misery and heartbreak caused by the one of the deadliest wildfire outbreaks in California's history aren't going to end anytime soon, officials said Thursday.<p>"We're not even close to being out of this emergency," Mark Ghilarducci, the director of California's Office of Emergency …

Natural Disasters

Trump Wanted Tenfold Increase in Nuclear Arsenal, Surprising Military

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump said he wanted what amounted to a nearly tenfold increase in the U.S. nuclear arsenal during a gathering this past summer of the nation’s highest-ranking national security leaders, according to three officials who were in the room.<p>Trump’s comments, the officials …

Donald Trump

Gwyneth Paltrow, Angelina Jolie and Others Say Weinstein Harassed Them

When Gwyneth Paltrow was 22 years old, she got a role that would take her from actress to star: The film producer Harvey Weinstein hired her for the lead in the Jane Austen adaptation “Emma.” Before shooting began, he summoned her to his suite at the Peninsula Beverly Hills hotel for a work meeting …

Angelina Jolie

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US orders 15 Cuban diplomats to leave Washington embassy over sonic 'attacks'

• State department says Cuba has failed to protect US diplomats in Havana<br>• Reduction follows withdrawal of 60% of US embassy personnel from Cuba<p>The US has ordered 15 Cuban embassy officials to leave the country as result of a string of mysterious health incidents affecting 22 of its diplomats in …

Trump sees 'miracle' Puerto Rico survival, ignores critics

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Touring a small slice of Hurricane Maria's devastation, President Donald Trump congratulated Puerto Rico on Tuesday for …

Caribbean

Police say Las Vegas gunman planned ‘extensively,’ used cameras to monitor officers as they approached

By Matt Zapotosky<p>, Reporter<p>Devlin Barrett<p>, Reporter<p>Mark Berman<p>, Reporter<p>Investigators trying to determine what sparked the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history have found the massacre to be the work of a sophisticated planner with the means and desire to inflict unprecedented carnage.<p>But …

Las Vegas

Senate GOP effort to unwind the ACA collapses Monday

By Sean Sullivan<p>, Reporter<p>Juliet Eilperin<p>, Reporter<p>Kelsey Snell<p>, Reporter<p>The latest Republican effort to unwind the Affordable Care Act collapsed Monday as a third GOP senator announced her opposition and left the proposal short of the votes needed to pass.<p>While one top Republican senator held out …

Health Care

From Kaepernick sitting to Trump's fiery comments: NFL's anthem protests have spurred discussion

“<p>I am not going to stand up to show pride in a flag for a country that oppresses black people and people of color. To me, this is bigger than football and it would be selfish on my part to look the other way. There are bodies in the street and people getting paid leave and getting away with</b> …

Pull Quote

Magazine<p>We’re learning more about the craving that fuels self-defeating habits—and how new discoveries can help us kick the habit.<p>Patrick Perotti scoffed when his mother told him about a doctor who uses electromagnetic waves to treat drug addiction. “I thought he was a swindler,” Perotti …

Drug Addiction

Why Happy People Cheat

A good marriage is no guarantee against infidelity.<p>“Most descriptions of troubled marriages don’t seem to fit my situation,” Priya insists. “Colin and I have a wonderful relationship. Great kids, no financial stresses, careers we love, great friends. He is a phenom at work, fucking handsome, …

Relationships

Trump Invites Russian National Basketball Team to White House

WASHINGTON (The Borowitz Report)—One day after rescinding his invitation to the Golden State Warriors, Donald J. Trump invited the entire Russian national basketball team to celebrate with him at the White House.<p>Trump said that he looked forward to welcoming the Russian team, calling them “much, …

Donald Trump

These Are the Best Foods to Stockpile for an Emergency

Fueling your body during an emergency is very different from your everyday diet. Because you’ll probably expend more energy than you normally would, …

Nutrition

Coca-Cola Just Made a Massive Announcement That Will Change Everything You Know About Coke

The end of an era?<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>Should you have made the sudden switch to <i>Sunday Night Football</i> last night, because you thought Sean Spicer's comedic timing was a bit off, you might have seen something quite …

Inside India’s race to cool 1.3 billion people in a warming world

How do you cool 7.5 billion people on a warming planet?<p>When Rutam Vora was growing up in Vadodara, a city of about 2 million people near the western coast of India, his parents kept cool each summer by drenching bedsheets in water and hanging them in the windows of their house. When the scorching …