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Trump grants posthumous pardon to black boxing champ Jack Johnson

President Donald Trump pardoned black boxing champion Jack Johnson on Thursday, posthumously nullifying his conviction by an all-white jury for an interracial relationship more than 100 years ago.<p>"He overcame these difficult circumstances to reach the heights of boxing and the boxing world and …

Black History

Apple Warns iPhones Have A Serious Problem

Yes, Apple may have big iPhone plans for 2018 (including one potential game changer) but first, the company has to sort out a new mess with its existing models. Today Apple was forced to admit two of its record-breaking models suffer from a fundamental design defect…<p>The credit for this discovery …

Mobile Technology

Pioneer Woman Ree Drummond Gets Sentimental Over Her 'Tiny Cowgirl' Daughter's Graduation

Ree Drummond is not ready for her kids to leave the ranch.<p>Food Network’s <i>Pioneer Woman</i> attended two graduations in one weekend: one for her daughter …

Siblings

This $22 Device Takes The Hassle Out of Bringing Your Lunch to Work

<b>* Say goodbye to over-spending on takeout at the office</b> <b><br>* Save money by bringing your own lunch to work</b> <b><br>* Stores up to 20 ounces for added …

Cooking

Bill Cosby is mentally preparing himself for prison

His attorneys might still be squawking about innocence and appeals, but Bill Cosby is mentally preparing himself for prison.<p>“This is what they wanted,” the comedian once revered as “America’s Dad” told Page Six after a Pennsylvania jury found him guilty Thursday of drugging and sexually assaulting …

Crime

The Latest: Barbara Bush buried at presidential library

HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on the funeral and burial of former first lady Barbara Bush (all times local):<p>6:30 p.m.<p>Former first lady Barbara Bush has …

Government

George H.W. Bush Honored His Wife in a Subtle Way at Her Funeral

Former President George H.W. Bush paid a subtle tribute to his late wife, Barbara Bush, at her funeral on Saturday.<p>The former president wore a pair …

More than 1,000 people attended Barbara Bush's funeral to honor her life and pay their respects

More than 1,000 people gathered Saturday in Houston, Texas, to honor the life of former first lady Barbara Bush who died Tuesday at the age of 92.<p>More than 3,000 members of the public also paid their respects at an open viewing Friday after a week of mourning across Houston that included tributes …

Smart lock lets you unlock your home with Apple Watch

If you’re forever losing your keys, why bother using them at all? Now you can unlock your doors using your Apple Watch, thanks to the August Smart Lock.<p>It’s one of the easiest and fastest ways to get into your home, and you don’t even need your iPhone.<p>Smart devices have made our lives that little …

This Easy Chicken and Rice Bake Is a Dinner Winner

Baked chicken and rice is one of the ultimate comfort foods, and this recipe is a one-pot wonder. With bone-in chicken thighs and long-grain rice …

Sushi

The biggest Black Lives Matter page on Facebook is fake

For at least a year, the biggest page on Facebook purporting to be part of the Black Lives Matter movement was a scam with ties to a middle-aged white man in Australia, a review of the page and associated accounts and websites conducted by CNN shows.<p>The page, titled simply "Black Lives Matter," had …

Internet

33 photos that show why everyone misses Obama

Former President Barack Obama has been living the dream ever since he left office more than a year ago.<p>From vacationing in exotic locations, to sitting for his official portrait, to negotiating a Netflix deal, Obama has been making the most of his post-presidency — and it's hard not to feel a …

This Is the Most Popular Sheet Pan Recipe on Pinterest

It might not feel like it at the moment, but summer will be here before we know it. And with summer comes all the fun food stuff you can do outdoors, …

Sheet Pan

Here's What the Portion Size of Pasta Actually Looks Like

My husband and I are pasta people — it's on our meal plan each and every week not just because it's an easy dinner, but also because we constantly …

Facebook's new privacy tools let you scrub your data, for real

Still reeling from the Cambridge Analytica scandal, Facebook will let you delete anything from your profile or timeline and end Facebook's use of that data.<p>If you didn't care about Facebook privacy two weeks ago, you probably do now.<p>The social network has come under a hailstorm of criticism after …

Social Media

10-Minute Roasted Asparagus

<i>Asparagus</i> is a Greek word that means shoot or stalk. It is one of those vegetables that absorbs flavor well and can be as dressed up or dressed down …

UnitedHealthcare promoting healthy living with nearly free Apple Watch Series 3

UnitedHealthcare is the latest insurance firm to look to Apple Watch as an incentive to keep its customers healthy. The provider will not only offer the option to earn an Apple Watch for essentially free, but it will allow users to earn up to $1,000 toward medical bills after the cost of the …

Slow Cooker Swiss Steak - The Midnight Baker

Slow Cooker Swiss Steak<p>A gourmet slow cooker swiss steak recipe that doesn’t contain tomatoes.<p>I’m keeping my promise to use my Crock Pots more and …

Cooking

Chinese woman locked out of iPhone for 47 years

Do you want to continue being able to unlock your iPhone in a timely manner? Then maybe don’t leave a two-your-old child playing with your handset.<p>That’s the lesson learned from a story currently doing the rounds in the Chinese media, concerning a mom who was locked out of her iPhone for 47.5 years …

The 11 Best Ina Garten Recipes of All Time

Let’s face it: We can never get enough of our idol in all things cooking and life, Ina Garten. So put on your chambray button-down, grab a wooden …

Italian Cabbage Casserole Recipe

"Tasty pork and cabbage one dish meal! My husband loves it. It's in our meal rotation once or twice a month, even in the summer; it's that …

Student sought in fatal shooting of parents at Central Michigan University

A Michigan college student who allegedly killed his parents with his police officer father’s gun was arrested after a daylong manhunt, Central Michigan University police said.<p>James Eric Davis Jr., 19, is thought to have fatally shot his parents with his father's gun, according to a source. Davis' …

Central Michigan University

Creamy Mushroom Meatloaf Recipe

"This technique keeps the meatloaf moist, while fortifying the sauce with its flavorful drippings. Regardless, this technique will work with just …

— The women of Wakanda ROAR — A sit-down with the female warriors of Black Panther

<i>Watch our full interview with the heroines of</i> <b>Black Panther</b> <i>now on PeopleTV. Go to PeopleTV.com, or download the PeopleTV app on your favorite mobile</i> …

Black Panther is a joyous game changer for Marvel

The movie soars on the spirit of its heroes and its villain.<p>Black Panther has been an Avenger for the past 50 years, created by Jack Kirby and Stan Lee in 1966. What Kirby and Lee created, and what subsequent writers and artists have since refined, is one of the smartest and most powerful members …

How the Quietly Radical ‘Black Panther’ Took Over Hollywood

Marvel’s most prominent black superhero hasn’t always been one of its superstars. But the Afrofuturist, anti-imperialist worldview the series espouses makes it perfect for the moment.<p>If you’ve been to a movie theater at any point in the past 20 years, there is a steep statistical probability that …

Comics

Trump administration proposes food boxes instead of food stamps

For starters, let's not compare this to Blue Apron.<p>The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), a program that used to be known as food …

Cheater’s White Wine Coq au Vin

1. Season the chicken with salt and pepper. In a large skillet, melt the butter over medium heat. Add the chicken to the skillet and cook until it’s …

Cooking

Richard Pryor and Marlon Brando were lovers, Pryor's widow confirms

The widow of Richard Pryor has confirmed a claim by music producer Quincy Jones that the late comedian and Marlon Brando were lovers in the 1970s.<p>Jones first made the allegation in a wide-ranging interview with New York Magazine while talking about Brando’s sexual habits. “He’d fuck anything. …

Marlon Brando

At Long Last, the Eagles Capture Their First Super Bowl

MINNEAPOLIS — Philadelphia is a grand old city with a grand old football tradition defined not by trophies hoisted but the cocktail of emotions — nihilistic despair tinged with unfounded confidence — produced by its beloved Eagles coming so close, so many times.<p>The last 57 years had passed without …

NFL