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23 Of The Best Horror Movies You Can Watch On Netflix Right Now

By Rob Fee,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1yPLSxg<p><i>The great thing about Netflix is that you have thousands of movies on demand whenever you want.</i> …

Will Texas Stay Texan?

America presents two contradictory narratives that it struggles to reconcile. One is of an attachment to a particular place. In this American dream, …

Sony streams 'The Interview' online and makes Hollywood history

A bit of Hollywood history unfolded on Wednesday. And it might be a glimpse into the future.<p>The controversial Sony Pictures comedy "The Interview" was released on YouTube, Google Play, the Microsoft Xbox video game console, and a special Web site.<p>The movie, which started streaming online around 1 …

3D street art photos: What's the secret behind these eye-popping illusions? | CNN Travel

8 Diet Changes Real Women Made to Lose More Than 50 Pounds

You're definitely going to want to steal at least one.

Tampa Bay

Craigslist Ad: Man Will Pretend to Be Your Horrible Boyfriend in Order to Torment Your Family

I missed this wonderful news story from a few days ago and some ladies missed a great opportunity. Nick Schimdt of Nashville, Tennessee placed an ad …

Children playing on Sydney beach find baby's body

Two boys made the discovery while digging in the sand at Maroubra Beach in Sydney<p>Children playing at a Sydney beach Sunday stumbled across the body of a baby buried under the sand, Australian investigators said, just a week after a newborn was found crying at the bottom of a roadside drain.<p>New …

US boy missing for four years found alive hidden behind fake wall

Unnamed 13-year-old in Atlanta was able to phone his mother and tell her he was behind a false wall at his father's house<p>A 13-year-old boy reported missing by his mother four years ago was found hidden behind a false wall in his father's home.<p>After a tip-off police raided a detached suburban house …

After Wrongful Conviction, Three Lifetimes Spent With Hope In Check

The year was 1975. Saigon fell to the North Vietnamese as American troops and civilians were forced to evacuate the country. Ronald Reagan entered the presidential race against Gerald Ford. A show called <i>Saturday Night Live</i> debuted on NBC.<p>And Ricky Jackson, Wiley Bridgeman and Bridgeman's younger …

12 best iPhone apps of 2014

Between iOS 8 and the iPhone 6, 2014 may have been one of the best years yet for iPhone users.<p>But killer updates from Apple aside, there was no …

12 Scary Facts Your Skin Can Reveal About Your Health

Tune in to these complexion clues.<p><i>This article was written by Aly Walansky and repurposed with permission from Daily Makeover.</i><p>Visiting your dermatologist regularly is definitely a smart habit to establish: They're experts that can look out for inconspicuous signs of underlying health concerns. If …

Skin Care

25 Basic, Fundamental Rules All Boyfriends Should Follow

By Charlotte Green,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1qGKBiq<p>1. If it’s really important, you shouldn’t be saying it via text message.<p>2. Be the same …

Hong Kong Protest Leaders Surrender To Police

Hong Kong

The Illness You Can Get From Having Too Much Sex

And it isn't an STD.<p>Maybe you're in a brand new relationship, you just went on a romantic trip with your spouse, or you're dating long-distance and <i>finally</i> saw your partner. Whatever your reason for having a sex-filled weekend, it can come with one unfortunate side effect: a urinary tract …

Women's Health

I Went To Old Navy At 3 A.M. This Morning, Because I Could

<i>Why would anyone go shopping at Old Navy at 3 a.m.?</i><p>This question has intrigued me ever since I read about Old Navy's Black Friday plans earlier this month. The chain announced it would stay open for an "unprecedented 31 hours" straight, starting at 4 p.m. on Thanksgiving and ending at 11 p.m. on …

Old Navy

11 Economic Lessons to Make You a Smarter Shopper For Black Friday

When you hit the stores this weekend, remember three things: Shopping is a sport, this is its Super Bowl, and retailers are better at playing it than you.<p>The first and last rule of prices is that nobody knows what anything is worth. Shoppers are guided by shallow clues ("this is cheaper than that") …

11 Secrets Men Keep From Their Girlfriends

The Women's Health Guy Next Door provides the precious intel that your guy may never say out loud.<p>I'm not great at keeping secrets. If anything, I'm prone to oversharing. But in the arena of love, there are still a few things that I—like most guys—would prefer to keep under wraps. But it's not …

Relationships

Jesus: Married...with children? (Opinion) - CNN.com

Diogo Morgado plays Jesus in the film "Son of God." Some of Jesus' most famous teachings are often misunderstood, says Amy-Jill Levine.<p>HIDE CAPTION<p>The faces of Jesus<p>The faces of Jesus<p>The faces of Jesus<p>The faces of Jesus<p>The faces of Jesus<p>The faces of Jesus<p>The faces of Jesus<p>The faces of Jesus<p>The …

Will music be free in the future?

As corporations and musicians look for new ways to get our attention – and our money - what does this mean for the fans? Greg Kot explains.<p>From Taylor Swift and U2 to Garth Brooks and Iggy Pop, there has been a lot of noise in recent weeks from artists and bands testing new business models, …

7 Healthy Foods That Are Dangerous If You Eat Too Much of Them

Yes, you read that right.<p>You know that eating an entire box of cookies in one sitting isn't good for you—but experts say overdoing it with certain more nutritious foods could be just as dangerous. There's no need to ditch these foods from your diet altogether—but you'll want to avoid taking in …

Is a Bad College Education Illegal?

When the University of North Carolina was recruiting Michael McAdoo, Tar Heels head coach Butch Davis made a pledge that helped lure the high school …

North Carolina

Science AMA Series: We are a group of Columbia Faculty and we believe that Ebola has become a social disease, AUA. : science

We are a diverse group of Columbia University faculty, including health professionals, scientists, historians, and philosophers who have chosen to …

23 Confessions Of A Former Abercrombie And Fitch Employee

By Chelsea Fagan,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1fCTklb<p>Before we get down to the polo shirts and rampant shoplifting, I should clarify a few things …

Daniel Radcliffe Raps Blackalicious' "Alphabet Aerobics"

Indian Man Arrested For Homosexuality After Being Filmed On Wife's Spy Cameras

Police in the Indian technology hub Bangalore have arrested a 32-year-old man for homosexuality after his wife installed secret cameras in their house and recorded him having sex with another man.<p>This may be the first case of someone arrested for consensual sex under India's law criminalizing "sex …

Human Rights

The 13 Biggest Fitness Myths

Clear up these common misconceptions ASAP for a more effective workout<p>What you don't know about fitness can hurt you—and interfere with your fitness goals. For a safer workout with awesome results, forget everything you think you know about exercise, and read on to get your fitness facts …

Workouts

How to Buy Food: The Psychology of the Supermarket

From the layout to the little old lady who hands out samples, we explain the psychological tricks the supermarket uses to get you to buy food you don't want<p><i>This is the first part of a two-part series on how to get the most of your supermarket-shopping experience. Part One discusses how supermarkets</i> …

Fast Tire Repairs with Patchnride

If you're turning the pedals a lot, you're bound to get a flat. While knowing how to change your own tire is required knowledge for any dedicated cyclist, it can be a real pain—especially with high-performance racing tires. The Patchnride permanently repairs punctures in less than a minute—and …