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Pregnant Women: Avoid Soft Cheeses, But Do Get These Shots

The list of things you're supposed to avoid when you're pregnant (like I am) is comically long. Hot baths. Alcohol. Soft cheeses. Tuna and lunch meat. Sprouts.<p>So it felt a little odd to be offering up my arm for a vaccine a few weeks ago, at the start of my third trimester. Really? No ibuprofen or …

Public Health

Bansky strikes again? Provocative murals appear in Paris

The mysterious British street artist seems to take aim at the French government's crackdown on migrants and society's capitalist values in a series …

Streetwear

Father Shot and Killed While Camping With His 2- and 4-Year-Old Girls

A father who was shot and killed in front of his 2- and 4-year-old daughters last week has been identified as a scientist from Irvine, …

University of California

'QUEEN' Nicki Minaj's Leg Spreading, Horse-Riding BET Awards Performance Has Folks On 'Discussion' Mode

<b>Nicki Minaj</b>'s BET Awards performance was...many things. Peep her stripper-esque moves and more inside...Nicki Minaj hit the stage inside the …

BET Awards

Grenade Thrown At The Presidents Of Zimbabwe And Ethiopia During Unification Rally

World Leaders

‘Disgusted’ by Video of Boy’s Killing, Callers Flood Police Tip Line

Sunday marked two days since the police first asked for help finding the men shown on video last week dragging a 15-year-old boy out of a Bronx bodega and stabbing him to death in a gruesome attack that may have been a case of mistaken identity.<p>Since then, police investigators have been overwhelmed …

Crime

Nicki Minaj Twerks & Flashes Her Butt In Sexy BET Awards Performance

Nicki Minaj sizzled onstage at the 2018 BET Awards during her incredible performance of both ‘Chun Li’ and ‘Rich Sex.’ She twerked and showed off her …

Music

Cops Interrupt The Live BET Awards Pre-Show And People Are Shook

“Excuse me sir, you know we’re live on TV,” pre-show host Terrence J said during the exchange.<p>During the 2018 BET Awards pre-show in Los Angeles, California, on Sunday, a member of the security team for the red carpet interrupted the live broadcast and sent viewers into a tizzy.<p>Amid a pre-show …

BET Awards

This Beautiful Golden Chamber Contains Water So Pure It Can Dissolve Metal

It can detect dying stars.<p>Hidden 1,000 metres (3,300 feet) under Mount Ikeno in Japan is a place that looks like a supervillain's …

Physics

Gorillaz | Boiler Room Tokyo

Gorillaz

Kamala Harris Joins Fellow Democrats In Calling for Reexamining ICE

Senator Kamala Harris, perhaps the most high-profile Democrat to do so, said that the enforcement system needs to change.<p>Progressives across the …

Meet the Press

Delta Air Lines Bans Pitbulls As Emotional Support Animal Crackdown Continues

Last week, Atlanta-based Delta Air Lines announced a ban on pitbull and pitbull-related dog breeds amid growing concern over the abuse of policies around airline emotional support animals (ESAs). The news comes on the tail end of a crackdown on emotional support animals in airplane cabins and …

Delta Airlines

Ricciardo mid-race pace loss due to front-wing damage

However, when the Australian was called in for his only pit stop of the French Grand Prix on Lap 29, the Red Bull engineers discovered parts of his …

Auto Racing

Cannabis Cultivator To Trump: 'Focus On How Cannabis Can Help The Opioid Epidemic'

Cannabis cultivator Kristin Murr has two words for Donald Trump: "Everyone wins." That's her pitch for legalizing marijuana across America.<p>"Cannabis …

Cannabis

Kevin Feige Explains 'Spider-Man: Far From Home' Title Has Multiple Meanings

The title for <i>Spider-Man: Homecoming</i>'s sequel being revealed as <i>Spider-Man: Far From Home</i> allowed Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige to explain what …

Marvel Universe

Spoilers: What does the wild ending of 'Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom' mean?

<b>Spoiler alert: The following story deals with the ending of "Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom." Stop reading now if you have not seen it.</b><p>There goes the neighborhood. Actually, there goes the whole globe.<p>By the end of "Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom," dinosaurs have busted out of the confines of Isla …

Jurassic World

Electric Volkswagen smashes Sebastien Loeb's Pikes Peak record

Volkswagen's electric I.D. R has smashed Sebastien Loeb's Pikes Peak International Hillclimb record, with Romain Dumas becoming the first driver to …

Pikes Peak

‘Magical’: A Saudi Arabian woman drives a Formula One car as ban ends

For Aseel Al-Hamad, the moment that preceded the French Grand Prix marked the end of one era and the onset of what she hopes will be a new one.<p>Al-Hamad, who is from Saudi Arabia, drove a Formula One car for a lap of the Le Castellet circuit Sunday, the day that a ban on women driving in the Gulf …

Saudi Arabia

Forza Horizon 4’s car list apparently leaks after early-download mistake

More than 450 revealed<p>A Forza fan on PC who preordered the Ultimate Edition of <i>Forza Horizon 4</i>, yesterday discovered the game downloading through the Windows Store early. Examining the game files, they discovered a roster of more than 450 cars.<p>It’s important to note that this may not (and …

Forza Horizon

Galaxy S10 Leak Exposes Samsung's Radical Upgrade

Samsung is already in hot water for cancelling the Galaxy Note 9’s biggest upgrade, and now new information reveals Samsung will slash a major feature from the Galaxy S10. But for a very good reason…<p>In a new report, reliable Korean publication The Bell states Samsung will remove the iris scanner …

Galaxy Note

Migrants Reportedly Told They Could Reunite With Children if They Agree to Deportation

Detained migrants who have been split up from their children are reportedly being told they will be able to get their kids back if they agree to be …

Immigration

Meek Mill Speaks Out About XXXTentacion's Death: 'That Was a Good Young N***a'

During a performance for BET on Saturday, Meek Mill paused his set to address the death of XXXTentacion, the 20-year-old Florida rapper murdered on …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Logitech's school-targeted Crayon stylus is so good, Apple should copy it for iPad

Apple's latest iPad push to take on Chromebooks in schools didn't just come with a new Apple tablet and software, but new specialized accessories. These accessories, announced by Apple at its education event back in March, are made by Logitech, not Apple: a super-rugged keyboard case called the …

Apple Pencil

Nasa Just Revealed Stunning Close-up Shots of Jupiter, And They Are Astounding

Juno allows us a mind-bending glimpse into Jupiter's chaotic weather in its northern hemisphere, including its 'Giant White Spot.'<p>NASA just gave us …

Astronomy

Michael Douglas is Absolutely Down for a Hank Pym-Starring Ant-Man Prequel

Hank Pym, the first hero to take on the mantle of Ant-Man, is still the hero most people think of when they hear the name. But in the Marvel …

Comics

Kylie Jenner Flaunts Abs in Latex & Fierce Boots for a Sultry Ferrari Photo Shoot

Summer is officially here, and Kylie Jenner is heating things up with a red-hot Instagram shoot.<p>The 20-year-old shared body-confident images of …

Footwear

What’s good for the goose is good for the Red Hen: Readers sound off

Sarah Sanders' Red Hen incident highlights hypocrisy and intolerance on both sides. Readers debate.<p><i>White House spokesperson Sarah Huckabee Sanders tweeted on Saturday that she was asked to leave a restaurant in Virginia on Friday night by the business owner because of her connection to President</i> …

Donald Trump

California to Destroy All the Pre-Legalization Weed Dispensaries Don’t Sell by July

Dispensaries across California are rushing to sell all of their products that will be illegal after June 30th. Starting on July 1st, cannabis …

Cannabis

President Trump Calls for Immediate Deportation of Undocumented Immigrants With 'No Judges or Court Cases'

President Donald Trump said on Twitter Sunday that immigrants entering the country illegally should be removed from the country “immediately” without …

Immigration