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The icon, the Class of 2016 Hall of Famer, The Answer — whatever you want to call him, Allen Iverson turns 41 today. https://t.co/Wmyf4s2Jmu

AP declares Clinton winner of Democratic primary

But the Sanders campaign decried the media's 'rush to judgment.'<p>LONG BEACH, Calif. — Hillary Clinton became the presumptive Democratic nominee in a surprise development on Monday, making her the first woman ever to win a major party’s presidential nomination one day before she was expected to cross …

Government

Stroke survivors walk again after Stanford injects stem cells into brain

Stroke survivors who believed they would be paralysed or need a wheelchair for the rest of their lives are walking and moving again following a ground-breaking stem cell treatment.<p>18 patients who agreed to allow doctors to drill a hole in their skull and inject stem cells into the damaged part of …

The WHO has figured out the maximum amount of sugar we should be eating daily

Consuming too much energy—whether from fat or carbohydrates, including sugar—will make you gain weight. If left unchecked, this excess weight increases your risk of lifestyle-related diseases such as diabetes, heart disease, and some cancers.<p>In recognition of this, the World Health Organization …

Nutrition

41 Motivational Quotes for When You Need Inspiration Most

Sometimes you need to push yourself, because no one else is going to do it for you.<p>Some days are easy--energy is high, the sun is shining, everything seems possible. But there will always be times when the storms come. Things go wrong, people let you down, and pressure is high. Those are the times …

What Steven Spielberg's science fiction tells us about America

Not just fantasies, Steven Spielberg’s visions of alien landings and artificial intelligence are also a barometer of a nation’s hopes and fears<p>There is a moment in Steven Spielberg’s <i>Empire of the Sun</i> (1987) when an American plane strafes the Japanese camp where young Jim (Christian Bale) is …

20 best songs of 2016 (so far)

The first six months of 2016 have brought new releases from heavy-hitters like Kanye West, Beyoncé, Drake, and Rihanna, dazzling debuts from …

'Hi, Anxiety': Women hide their mental illness out of shame, says author

Kat Kinsman’s anxiety began in kindergarten with upset stomachs and a nervous habit of picking at her thumb until it bled.<p>By 14, depression set in after being bullied, and her symptoms became so severe, she stopped going to school. Her parents finally took her to a psychiatrist.<p>But just as …

Depression

The world's 2nd-smartest man says these 'brain drugs' make him smarter

Rick Rosner, the world's second-smartest man, starts his day by swallowing around 50 pills.<p>Omega 3 fish oil capsules (to control the bad fat), a baby aspirin (for longevity), Metformin (for the metabolism).<p>Pop, pop, pop.<p>Then breakfast.<p>The regimen, he says, "makes my brain work better." If you …

Wellness

Bill Clinton Blames Millennials For Voters' Anger

Bill Clinton seems to think he knows why voters are so angry.<p>While campaigning for Hillary Clinton, the former president speculated as to why voters …

American exceptionalism: the great game and the noble way

Election season is a carnival of boastful patriotism but we ought to be uneasy about triumphal rhetoric. America has done many great things and many monumentally terrible things – always in the name of doing good<p><i>The game of ball is glorious.</i><p><b>Walt Whitman</b><p>Related: American crossroads: Reagan, Trump …

American Cities

Record Industry Continues its War on Free Music

The U.S. record industry’s umbrella organization, the RIAA, released statistics this week showing that annual revenues from subscription-based …

After Oregon legalized marijuana, the state started making an insane amount of money

The state collected its first taxes on marijuana in January. According to Noelle Crombie of the Oregonian, state officials expected between $2 million to $3 million in tax revenues over the whole year.<p>That turned out to be a low estimate. The state collected $3.48 million in January alone, on an …

Cannabis

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis' new album is the market correction everyone needed

Listeners, critics, other musicians, even Macklemore himself<p>Macklemore & Ryan Lewis are on track to sell roughly 50,000 copies of their new album <i>This Unruly Mess I’ve Made</i>, a total that seems unremarkable until you put it in the right context. Their first-week sales are being dwarfed by those of …

North Korean leader wants nukes ready to fly

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has ordered nuclear weapons to be readied for use, the state-controlled Korean Central News Agency reported Thursday.<p>The shift in military posture would allow North Korea to carry out pre-emptive attacks, and deprive "the enemies to sleep in peace till the moment …

Kanye West collaborator Swizz Beatz says Kanye 'wanted' the outraged reaction to his infamous Taylor Swift song

"I was in LA, and he was in the studio and wanted me to come by," Swizz Beatz recently told Business Insider about collaborating with Kanye on "Pablo." "We started working on tracks and vibing for three days, no sleep in the studio ... We did some other things that didn't come out yet."<p>Swizz Beatz …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Miley Cyrus says she'll leave the country if Donald Trump is elected president

The pop singer known for "Wrecking Ball" has said she's ready to leave the US if Donald Trump is elected the next US president.<p>Cyrus recently posted photos on her Instagram account showing her disgust toward the real-estate mogul and presidential hopeful.<p>She called Trump "a f---ing nightmare" in …

Bill Stumping for Hillary Clinton: ‘Sometimes … I Wish We Weren’t Married’

HUDSON, N.H. — In his last appearance before the primary here on Tuesday, former President Bill Clinton said he wishes “sometimes” that he wasn’t married to Hillary Clinton because then he could speak more freely.<p>"Sometimes when I am on a stage like this, I wish that we weren’t married, then I …

Ever Wonder What The Fake Cocaine Actors Snort in Movies Really Is?

WHO warns against blood donations from people returning from Zika regions

World Health Organisation issues advisory after Brazilian authorities disclosed two cases of viral transmission linked to blood transfusions<p>The World Health Organisation has advised countries against accepting blood donations from people who have travelled to regions affected by the Zika virus, as …

Disease

Silence is golden for big Hollywood stars on Oscar boycott

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Will Smith and Spike Lee may be shunning the Oscars party next month but while the absence from the contest of actors of colour for a second year has sparked hand-wringing in Hollywood, few other celebrities plan to follow their lead.<p>Actor Mark Ruffalo poses at the BAFTA Los …

‘Dirty Grandpa’: The Most Important Movie Ever Made

Sometimes I wonder what it would be like to meet myself at a different period in my life. Not as another person, but as me right now. And it’s never in the context of trying to warn myself about some sort of future mistake I will make, instead it’s about the encounter itself. What would I have to …

Robert DeNiro

Was musical memory the secret to Brian Wilson's genius?

The Beach Boys film Love and Mercy portrays Brian Wilson as experiencing music playing constantly in his head. A growing body of research suggests that this rare phenomenon might have been behind his creative talent<p>There’s a memorable scene in the Beach Boys film Love & Mercy, where the band are on …

LISTEN: Miley Cyrus' Remix Of Kanye West's 'Black Skinhead' Finally Surfaces

It's been more than two years since <b>Miley Cyrus</b> obliterated her good girl Disney image and hopped into the studio with <b>Kanye West</b> after the 2013 MTV …

Warner Bros. is planning 11 superhero movies from now through 2020 — here are all of them

DC Comics is finally playing catch-up.<p>While Marvel is working on the 13th film in its cinematic universe, the DC multiverse — which includes hugely popular heroes Wonder Woman, Batman, and Superman — only includes 2013's "Man of Steel."<p>But that's about to change. In October 2014, the studio …

Even Bill Clinton Is Freaking Out About Hillary’s Stumbling Campaign

He’s reportedly urging her team to start focusing on the long game.<p>The Comeback Kid can’t be kept on the sidelines for long. After finally stepping out of the shadows earlier this month to begin stumping for his wife, <b>Bill Clinton</b> is reportedly seizing a larger role in advising <b>Hillary Clinton’s</b> …

50 Best Albums of 2015

50<p>Bomba Estéreo, ‘Amanecer’<p>Colombian electro-cumbia duo Bomba Estéreo ramp up the bass tenfold on their major label debut, delivering an …