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I’ve Been a Dietitian for Almost 20 Years. These Are the 5 Most Important Healthy Eating Lessons I’ve Learned

I’ve been a registered dietitian for a really long time—since 1999. And I've learned <i>a lot</i> about healthy eating over the years. I started in hospitals …

Hung Up

Scientists create the first 3D-printed human corneas

Newcastle University researchers have devised a groundbreaking experimental technique that could help millions on the corneal transplant waiting list. By using a simple 3D bio-printer, Professor of Tissue Engineering Che Connon and his team of scientists were able to combine healthy corneal stem …

Newcastle University

Marijuana Compound Removes Toxic Alzheimer's Protein From The Brain

This could be huge.<p>An active compound in marijuana called tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) has been found to promote the removal of toxic clumps of amyloid …

Dementia

So, the Backstreet Boys released a new single

The Backstreet Boys are doing their bit to hasten the return of Von Dutch hats to America’s malls, priming the pump for the imminent wave of early …

How to Lose Your Belly By Summer, According to Dietitians

The first day of summer is just weeks away. So if you’re looking to tone your tummy to feel confident in your swimsuit, it sounds like you’re looking …

Struggle with mindfulness? This two-minute walking meditation is a game-changer

Sometimes it’s hard work to get in the calm mind-set that’s kind of crucial for a successful meditation sesh: You may feel anxious, super-distracted, …

Meditation

Assam: Cop rapes woman inside police station

A policeman in Assam's Hajo has been arrested and sent to judicial custody for allegedly raping a woman inside the police station.<p>According to …

NASA’s virtual tour of the moon in 4K will blow your mind

The moon can look spectacular enough from here on Earth, but a just-posted NASA video showing the lunar surface in amazing close-up detail is also …

Grand Canyon

'Let Me Get My Heads.' A Woman Accused of Decapitating Her Boyfriend Makes a Desperate Appeal

A West Virginia woman arrested on suspicion of beheading her boyfriend, allegedly told sheriff’s deputies they had to “take me back and let me get my …

Eight dead, streets flooded, cities paralyzed by massive East Coast storm

QUINCY, Mass. — For two days, a deadly nor’easter turned a thousand-mile stretch of the East Coast into a wind tunnel, leaving millions without power, paralyzing flooded cities and towns and claiming the lives of at least eight people — some of whom had tried in vain to take shelter from …

Weather

President Trump: Maybe my 'fire and fury' threats against North Korea weren't tough enough

BEDMINSTER, N.J. — President Trump doubled down on his threats to unleash "fire and fury" on North Korea on Thursday, pushing back against criticism that his aggressive rhetoric might backfire and inflame tensions.<p>“Maybe it wasn’t tough enough," Trump said of his previous statement.<p>"It's about time …

Trump attacks on McConnell bring rebukes from fellow Republicans

President Trump aimed a fresh barrage of criticism at Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Thursday, escalating an extraordinary fight with a key Republican leader that could undermine the party’s ability to regroup and pass shared legislative priorities this fall.<p>In demeaning tweets and …

Republicans

North Korea tests missile it claims can reach 'anywhere in the world'

<b>(CNN) —</b> North Korea claims to have conducted its first successful test of a long-range missile that it says can "reach anywhere in the world."<p>Tuesday morning's missile test reached a height of 2,802 kilometers (1,741 miles), according to state broadcaster Korea Central Television, which would be …

North Korea

No 'specific agenda,' but Trump, Putin have lots to discuss

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump's first face-to-face meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday will be brimming with global …

J.K. Rowling destroys Trump with 1 handy George Washington quote

J.K. Rowling has no problem finding her own words, but sometimes she likes to let others say it for her.<p>On Sunday, Donald Trump posted one of his …

Fake News

The Best Reviewed Titles Added To Netflix In July

Every month, Netflix adds tons of new titles to their service. Which ones are worth your time? Here are the 12 best reviewed titles for the month of …

Toy maker Sphero is starting a new company to put advanced robots in the home

The spinoff company, Misty Robotics, says its first product will be unveiled in 2018<p>Sphero is best known as the creator of toy robots, including popular movie merch for films like <i>Star Wars</i>, <i>Cars</i>, and <i>Spider-Man</i>. But the company has grander ambitions than that: today it announced that it has spun off …

Australia's murder rate falls to record low of one person per 100,000

Fewer people are being murdered in Australia, with the nation’s homicide rate hitting an all-time record low.<p>The latest report of the national homicide monitoring program reveals there were 238 homicide incidents in Australia in 2013-14 compared with 307 deaths in 1989-90.<p>That finding brings the …

Crime

‘Fifty Shades Of Grey’ Director Sam Taylor-Johnson Says She Would Turn Down The Film Today

Was directing <i>Fifty Shades of Grey</i> as punishing as the things done to Dakota Johnson’s backside? The answer is questionably yes if we’re going off of Sam Taylor-Johnson‘s experience. The <i>Fifty Shades</i> helmer shared her recollection of events in an interview with <i>The Sunday Times</i> where she also gets …

More Alien Worlds! NASA to Announce New Exoplanet Finds Monday

NASA will announce the latest crop of planet discoveries from the Kepler Space Telescope during a briefing Monday morning (June 19).<p>The briefing will …

Elon Musk thinks he can make getting to Mars cheaper than going to college

A new paper lays out the plan, and the SpaceX CEO has tweeted that revisions are coming.<p>Sending people to live on Mars may sound outlandish, but SpaceX CEO Elon Musk is adamant about his plan. And now, we know a little more about how he sees this all coming together.<p>Space technology journal New …

Sweden’s gender-neutral preschools produce kids who are more likely to succeed

Inside a handful of public kindergartens in Sweden, toys are never divided into traditional gender camps. Dolls and baby strollers mingle freely with cars and wooden blocks. In posters, dump trucks haul around beaded jewelry, a bionic robot wears a tutu, and it’s not a female or male Barbie who …

Senior Trump officials to huddle on drug price executive order Friday

House Republicans are teeing up another set of Obamacare repeal bills today, and Senate GOP leaders are not confident their Obamacare repeal bill will be ready for a vote before the Fourth of July recess. But first, senior administration officials are planning to meet Friday to discuss a …

Special counsel is investigating Trump for possible obstruction of justice, officials say

The special counsel overseeing the investigation into Russia’s role in the 2016 election is interviewing senior intelligence officials as part of a widening probe that now includes an examination of whether President Trump attempted to obstruct justice, officials said.<p>The move by special counsel …

Donald Trump

Trump Decries 'Witch Hunt' After Report That Mueller Is Investigating Him

President Donald Trump on Thursday morning once again dismissed the Russia investigation as a "phony story" and blasted federal investigators as “bad and conflicted people” after a report said special counsel Robert Mueller is examining whether the president attempted to obstruct justice.<p>Trump has …

10 cool things you didn't know you could do with Facebook Messenger

If you think this app is nothing more than a messaging tool, think again.<p>I remember when Facebook made the decision to "liberate" Messenger from Facebook proper and turn it into a standalone app. I was <i>not</i> happy, as it was not only one more app I had to install, but also an extra step I had to take …

Rise of the robocar: How future car tech saves lives today

It's pretty much an inevitability that the cars of the future will be autonomous. Whether you believe it will take us 5, 10 or 20 years to get there, almost every automaker is working toward the goal of autos that drive themselves and are incapable of making human mistakes.<p>However, today's tech …

Car Tech

3 Portable Lunch Recipes For Weight Loss

Lunchtime: it’s arguably the best part of the work day – aside from going home, of course. This midday meal is a much-needed break for most, giving …

Healthy Eating

Instantly Soothe Anxiety with These Amazing Natural Remedies

It’s no secret that our lives are busier and more hectic than ever before — a fact that’s doubling our risk of chronic stress and even full-blown …

Senate GOP aims for June vote on Obamacare repeal

Republican leaders could bring up a bill they know will fail in order to end the health care debate and move on to tax reform.<p>Senate Republicans’ uncertain efforts to repeal Obamacare are at a crossroads, with GOP leaders pressing members to make decisions on moving forward and pushing for a vote …

Health Care