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‘Black Panther’ Review: Marvel’s History-Making Superhero Movie’s a Masterpiece

It’s finally here – and it couldn’t have come at a better time. <i>Black Panther</i> is an epic that doesn’t walk, talk or kick ass like any other Marvel …

The Untold Story of Hollywood Legend Hedy Lamarr

A new documentary, Bombshell, reveals her incredible life as an inventor.<p>Hedy Lamarr was so much more than a pretty face. The immigrant star of the silver screen, who rose to fame under a contract at MGM in the late '30s, '40s, and '50s, appeared in films like <i>Boom Town</i> with Clark Gable and Spencer …

In Cuba, Sourcing Style

Angel Lazaro, 29, was hanging out with his friends (who call him Mayito) at Bar Roma, on the rooftop of a 1920s building in Old Havana. Mr. Lazaro hadn’t ended up at the bar from seeing it on the street. There was no sign outside indicating that a ride up in a rickety open-air elevator would lead …

Cuba

Michael Bublé says doctors 'optimistic' on 3-year-old son's cancer treatment

Singer Michael Bublé updated his fans Friday about his 3-year-old son's cancer treatment, saying Noah has been “progressing well” and that doctors are hopeful about his recovery.<p>"We are so grateful to report that our son Noah has been progressing well during his treatment and the doctors are very …

Cancer

You'll Love Karlie Kloss's Fresh Take on the Sweaterdress

When it comes to office-appropriate-style inspiration, Karlie Kloss is one of our favorite celebs to look to. Remember just last week when she taught …

Driver Licenses From Nine States Won’t Be Valid IDs for Domestic Flights in 2018

Time to start applying for a passport.<p>Beginning Jan. 22, 2018, travelers from nine states will no longer be able to travel with only their driver’s …

American Airlines Employee with Breast Cancer Furious Over Contract She’s Asked to Sign About Her ‘Long Blond Hair'

Young, successful and vibrant, 33-year-old Jacquelyne Froeber had it all when she started her dream job in Dallas.<p>The passionate, on-the-go magazine …

Breast Cancer

Samsung Electronics reviewing ways to limit Note 7 environment impact

SEOUL (Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Thursday it was reviewing options to limit the potential environmental impact from the firm’s discontinuation of the Galaxy Note 7 smartphones.<p>An exchanged Samsung Electronics' Galaxy Note 7 is seen at company's headquarters in Seoul, South …

Samsung

Meditate, Relax, Dream Sleep Instantly

<b>WOW!</b><p>"Love this app! Love to meditate but this took it even deeper. I even felt a little 'Alice In Wonderland' moment."<p><b>Third eye revealed</b><p>"Peaceful …

Matt Smith Returns to TV as Prince Philip in Netflix’s The Crown

<i>Fresh off the London stage, Matt Smith returns to the small screen as Prince Philip in Netflix’s lush new series</i> The Crown_._<p>Dressed in floppy navy sweatpants, sweatshirt, sneakers, giant headphones, and a back-to-front baseball cap, the British actor Matt Smith, 33, strolls incognito into Colbert, …

New Assassin's Creed Movie TV Trailer Shows Action and Story

Fox has released a new TV spot for <i>Assassin's Creed</i>, the upcoming movie based on Ubisoft's popular video game series. The video uses footage from previous trailers, but compiles it in a new way.<p>In only 30 seconds, the video touches on the story, shows some intense action scenes, and even includes a …

Netflix drama The Crown earns regal reviews from critics

<b>Netflix's new drama series about the Queen's early life has drawn glowing reviews from critics, with one calling it "costume drama done right".</b><p>The Crown, writes Daniel Fienberg in The Hollywood Reporter, "should be a real awards player for performances and also in myriad technical …

Prince Philip

Didi Chuxing Is Slowly Killing Off Uber China’s Brand

Everywhere in the world, from country to country, Uber’s app looks and works the same. Everywhere now except China.<p>Three months after Uber’s China …

'Love For Sale': A History Of Pop Music That's As Personal As It Gets

NPR's Scott Simon talks to music critic David Hajdu about his new book, "Love For Sale," in which he chronicles the 100-plus year history of American pop music.<p>Transcript<p>SCOTT SIMON, HOST:<p>Lots of us mark our lives with popular songs - what we were listening to the summer of a first crush, the night …

Chuck Berry's 90th Birthday Present: A New Album

Today, Chuck Berry turns 90.<p>And today, the man who helped define rock 'n' roll celebrates by announcing his first album in 38 years.<p>The album is simply called <i>CHUCK,</i> and it features a hometown backing band that includes his children Charles Berry Jr. on guitar and Ingrid Berry on harmonica, along …

Sprint sees quarterly operating revenue above estimates

(Reuters) - Sprint Corp, the No. 4 U.S. wireless carrier, estimated quarterly operating revenue above analysts’ expectations as heavy promotions helped attract more postpaid customers.<p>The logo of U.S. mobile network operator Sprint Corp is seen at a Sprint store in San Marcos, California August 3, …

IPhone 7

Netflix's big bet on original shows finally seen paying off

(Reuters) - Netflix Inc’s shares jumped as much as 20 percent on Tuesday, after the company added 50 percent more subscribers than expected in the third quarter.<p>The Netflix sign on is shown on an iPad in Encinitas, California, April 19,2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake/File Photo<p>At least 10 brokerages, …

Netflix Original

Hugh Laurie is back as a TV doctor in Hulu's dark 'Chance'

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Hugh Laurie warmly recalls "House" and the flawed physician he played as artful combinations of tragedy and …

KEF's Gorgeous Wireless Speakers Pack 200 Watts of Bump

The futuristic cones staring out from the front of KEF’s LS50W active speakers look like the spinner rims on a Mars rover. With lemon-juicer aluminum …

One Transcendent Performance That Illustrates Donny Hathaway's Musical Genius

<i>The following is an excerpt from a forthcoming book on the 1972 soul album</i> Donny Hathaway Live. <i>Best known for songs like "This Christmas" and classic duets with Roberta Flack, Hathaway was a strikingly virtuosic artist committed to exploring "music in its totality." In the decade between his 1970</i> …

Soul Music

5 Tips For Better Wi-Fi Performance

About this time last year, I wrote about choosing the best Wi-Fi router for your home. Once you have the new router, how do you make sure you’re getting the best possible performance out of it? Here are five tips to help ensure your router investment pays off.<p>To start off, I’d suggest testing your …

Top 25 Jazz Albums continued...

Here is the second half of the 25 best jazz albums of all time

The Only Weight-Loss Soup Recipe You Need

Cook up a big batch of our popular vegetable weight-loss soup for a healthy meal that keeps you satisfied.<p>Cook up a big batch of our popular …

Here’s What’s Coming To Netflix In September

As August bleeds into September, we’re gearing up not only for a change in weather (please, a reprieve from this heat), but a change in the television landscape, too, with the promise of new fall television just around the corner. While Netflix has mostly eschewed this more traditional programming …

Mossberg: HP aims at the Mac with super-slim laptop

Can PCs get healthy by dropping the gimmicks?<p>Welcome to Mossberg<i>, a weekly commentary and reviews column on The Verge and Recode by veteran tech journalist Walt Mossberg, now an Executive Editor at The Verge and Editor at Large of Recode.</i><p>For years, Apple’s Macintosh computers, while far from the …

Plume is the latest company trying to reinvent Wi-Fi for the home

Pods that plug into every room<p>Eero has created some buzz and positive reviews in taking on more traditional router companies with its full-home Wi-Fi product, and now another company, Plume, is joining in — only there 's no router involved. Plume's system is set to launch this fall, and instead of …

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