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Why shaking hands is still a big deal

Researchers find the gesture creates better cooperation and trust between humans - even when it is carried out by a robot<p>Shaking hands before negotiations results in a better deal for both parties - even when one is represented by a robot, a study has found.<p>The act of shaking hands at the start of …

Exclusive: Inside the Texas ‘Draw Muhammad’ Event as Shots Rang Out

As two gunmen opened fire on security outside a Dallas-area center hosting a Prophet Muhammad cartoon contest, The Daily Beast was barricaded inside …

What would you see in a black hole?

What would it be like to fly a spacecraft into a black hole? Marcus Woo investigates.<p>Something about a black hole just pulls you in. Sure, its gravity is so strong that not even light can elude its grasp. But, there's something else, something harder to pinpoint. Maybe it's a black hole's absolute …

Caesars Entertainment Has Filed For Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

The main operating unit of the troubled US casino giant Caesars Entertainment — owner of the famed Caesars Palace in Las Vegas — said it was filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.<p>Caesars Entertainment Operating Company said the move was part of a restructuring plan aimed at strengthening its …

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Now's Your Chance To Tour The Chicago Home Of Beloved Director John Hughes

John Hughes is best known for his hit movies, but the late director's Chicago estate isn't too shabby either.<p>John Hughes directed some of the biggest hit movies of the '80s and '90s — The Breakfast Club, Ferris Beuller's Day Off and Home Alone just to name a few — many of which took place in his …

Colliding black holes could warp space-time itself

A team of prominent researchers has discovered what appears to be the start of two massive black holes at the centers of their own galaxies beginning to collide.<p>Such an event should come as no surprise, considering that there are up to 200 billion galaxies in the universe (according to Space.com), …

15 Great Decor Ideas for Your Kitchen

Domhnall Gleeson: ‘I’m done talking about Star Wars’

Domhnall Gleeson,Ex Machina,Star Wars: The Force Awakens,Star Wars,Film,Culture,Frank,Alex Garland,Robots,JJ Abrams,Unbroken,Never Let Me Go,True Grit,Science fiction and fantasy<p>Luckily, the rising young star of Frank, Anna Karenina and About Time has plenty to say about his <i>other</i> new sci-fi movie, …

11 Ways to Flavor Roast Chicken

A roast chicken’s personality can change drastically depending on how you season it. Here are 11 ways to flavor your next roast chicken.<p>Truth: A …

Bachelor Couples Who Made Love Last

Bachelorette Andi Dorfman may have just split with fiancé Josh Murray, but after 12 years and 33 seasons of <i>The Bachelor</i>, <i>The Bachelorette</i> and its …

Bachelor in Paradise

Professional Cuddlers Embrace More Clients

The Snuggling Industry Takes Off, but Clothes Stay On; Spooning or Tickling Sessions for a Fee<p>Kimberly Kilbride is a professional cuddler.<p>For $80 an hour, or up to $400 for an overnight gig, the 33-year-old mother of three dons flannel pajama bottoms, puts away her family pictures and two pit bull …

Lifestyle

Black Boxes Weren't Found in AirAsia Tail Lifted From Sea

A tail section from the AirAsia plane that crashed into the Java Sea late last month, killing all 162 people on board, became the first major …

The 9 Habits of People Who Never Have to Clean Their Homes

A maid isn't needed, just some better habits.<p><b>1. They put away their clothes every night.</b>When you're changing into your pajamas, it might be tempting to just toss your clothes on a chair or even on the floor, but don't fall prey to that lazy trap. It takes a couple of seconds to put them in your …

Dynamic Portraits of Acrobatic Dancer and Bursts of Powder Frozen in Time

Brussels-based photographer Jeffrey Vanhoutte freezes extraordinary instants in time in these expressive shots of an acrobatic dancer leaping and twirling amid dynamic clouds of powder. The Belgian photographer captured these spontaneous shots for the creative agency Norvell Jefferson in order to …

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The 'Taken 3' Reviews Are Pretty Brutal

The reviews for "Taken 3" currently sit at 12% on review aggregator Rotten Tomatoes and that number has been on the decline as more reviews come out.<p>Liam Neeson returns once again as ex-government agent Bryan Mills, but it appears his "particular set of skills" may be lacking the same spark that …

Samsung Eyeing LoopPay as Partner for Mobile Payment System to Rival Apple Pay

Samsung may be developing a mobile payment system to rival Apple Pay, reports <i>Re/code</i>. The Korean handset manufacturer reportedly is negotiating with payments startup LoopPay about the system, which it plans to debut it in 2015.<p>The combined Samsung and LoopPay system would allow customers to wave …

Jaguar's 'Ghost Car' Navigation System Is Straight Out Of Science Fiction

Jaguar just unveiled a proposed new navigation system that's unlike anything we've ever seen.<p>Most modern navigation systems instruct drivers using a series of arrows or at best a pictographic representation of a highway exit. However, Jaguar's new experimental system abandons the arrows and instead …

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