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The next DACA? Trump administration turns to another class of immigrants

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> As the nation's immigrant community grapples with President Donald Trump's decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, a similar move could be looming for hundreds of thousands of other immigrants who have been permitted to build lives in the United …

Immigration

Hurricane Irma: Saint-Martin before and after historic storm

Footage shows the destruction laid waste to the Caribbean island of Saint-Martin by Hurricane Irma.

Feeling anxious? Your gut bacteria might be to blame

All of us experience anxiety at one point or another; whether down to a job interview or a first date, that nervous feeling in the gut often takes …

These Super Elaborate, Disney-Inspired Centerpieces Will Actually Blow Your Mind

If there's anyone who is a loyal fan and lover of Disney movies, it's the ladies here at BRIDES. From rounding up the prettiest princess-inspired wedding dresses to inspiration boards that emulate your fave Disney films, you could say we're <i>kinda</i> obsessed with fairy tale celebrations. Which is why …

Obama leaves with the world in flames

When Barack Obama moves two miles from 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue to 2446 Belmont Road in Washington’s Kalorama neighborhood, he will live half a mile …

9 Terrific Sights That Every American Must See In London

You’ve booked the flights, grabbed your umbrella and already started to practice your ‘ello’ guvnor’ to proudly announce your arrival…Yup, you’re on …

Luggage

Paralysed Woman 'Locked In' Her Body Can Communicate Again After Brain Implant

This is astonishing...<p>A brain implant has helped a woman with ‘locked-in’ syndrome to communicate again despite her severe paralysis.<p>In 2008, Hanneke …

A powerful image of Michelle Obama and George W. Bush for the ages

A striking image from this weekend offers some symbolic hope for Americans troubled by the country’s stark division along ethnic, political, economic, and gender lines.<p>At the opening of the National Museum of African American History and Culture yesterday, photographers including Pulitzer-winner …

George W. Bush

Now You Can Get TSA Precheck at the DMV, a Concert, or a Tax Office

Twenty-five million.<p>That how many travelers the Transportation Security Administration is determined to enroll in Trusted Traveler programs, most notably Precheck and Global Entry, by 2019.<p>And if it takes adopting the same “we’re everywhere, so you may as well buy it now” approach that the Girl …

Flying

Spate of terror attacks as Ramadan draws to a close

<b>(CNN) —</b> Multiple major terror strikes have occurred in recent days as the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan approaches. Ramadan ends Tuesday evening.<p>What is Ramadan?<p>ISIS either claimed responsibility or is suspected in each of them. In Lebanon and Kuwait, ISIS plots were said to be …

Extremism

Hundreds of Clinics Offer Often Unproven Stem Cell Treatments

Stem cells — they work almost like magic, generating new tissue, secreting mysterious “factors” that cause other cells to regenerate, replacing cancer-ridden bone marrow and performing other miracles.<p>Little wonder, then, that clinics offering treatments using these cells are popping up all over the …

Stem Cells

So you're going to a place with Zika? Here's what you need to know

Maybe it's a dive trip to Belize. Or a cruise in the Caribbean. Or maybe you've snagged tickets to the summer Olympics in Rio. If you're traveling in …

Public Health

9 Unique Hotel Rooms You Can Only Find in Italy

From a well-appointed igloo high up in the Alps to a luxury suite built into ancient caves, these nine unusual lodgings promise to make any trip to …

25 drugstore skincare products that top celebrity specialists love

When you visit your dermatologist or perhaps an expert at the local spa, they will likely recommend a pricey remedy for your skin needs. But don't be afraid to ask follow u questions; they may have alternative suggestions, too! It's true — some of the best products for your skin can be found in the …

More obese people in the world than underweight, says study

<b>There are now more adults in the world classified as obese than underweight, a major study has suggested.</b><p>The research, led by scientists from Imperial College London and published in The Lancet, compared body mass index (BMI) among almost 20 million adult men and women from 1975 to 2014.<p>It found …

Diabetes

12 Things You Should Know Before Traveling Across the Country on Amtrak

I have always fantasized about traveling across the country by train, so I finally planned an Amtrak trip from San Francisco to New York City with a friend. There have been many conversations around the web about what it's really like to take Amtrak for long trips, so I want to give you the most …

Trains

Best places to photograph Budapest Hungary

Best places to photograph Budapest in Hungary Budapest is exciting, bizarre and filled with so many colorful and unusual places to explore on food or …

European Travel

Budapest in One Day - Where to Go and What to See?

By the time we arrived in Budapest on New Year’s Eve, we were reflecting on an amazing journey through some of Europe’s finest cities. Could it get …

A Cheat Sheet for Budapest First-Timers

Budapest is a true European gem with a casual, hip vibe. Despite a turbulent past, reflected in the city’s culture, food, politics, and architecture, …

Complaining Is Terrible for You, According to Science | Inc.com

Why do people complain? Not to torture others with their negativity, surely. When most of us indulge in a bit of a moan, the idea is to "vent." By getting our emotions out, we reason, we'll feel better.<p>But science suggests there are a few serious flaws in that reasoning. One, not only does …

Happiness

The First Cheese-Bar Of The World Opened In Budapest

<i>“Say Cheese to cheese”</i> is the motto of the first <i>cheese-bar</i> of Budapest.<p>To explain it; in Hungarian language “cheese” sounds like <i>“csíz”</i>, a word …

Budapest's Ruin Bars Are Worth a Trip to Hungary

Budapest has a rep for being an epic party city -- after all, where else would you find electronic music and laser shows in a thermal bathhouse? But …

Mars Polar Lander Successfully Launched

Mars Polar Lander -- due to become the first spacecraft to set down near the edge of Mars' southern polar cap -- pierced through a blustery, …

Can An Anti-Asthma Drug Rejuvenate the Brain?

Life expectancy has increased dramatically in the last few decades, particularly in the most developed countries. And that’s a wonderful thing. But …

Neuroscience

What explains the biggest U.S. terror attack since 9/11?

<b>(CNN) —</b> The San Bernardino massacre is the most lethal terrorist attack in the United States since 9/11.<p>Before she died in a hail of police bullets, the female attacker, Tashfeen Malik, posted on Facebook, pledging allegiance to ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, employing an account that did not …

Terrorism

Nazi holocaust documents found: 6,300 files discovered behind wall of Budapest apartment

Couple renovating their flat in Hungary find huge trove of documents from a 1944 Nazi census hidden behind a wall<p>A vast and historically valuable trove of Holocaust-era documents, long thought destroyed during World War II, has been found hidden in a wall cavity by a couple renovating their …

World History

6 College Application Essay Tips for First-Gen Students

Advice for Students Who Are Underrepresented<br>for Whatever Reason:<br>Tell Your Personal Story<p>In my previous post, I shared my experience working with …

Experts: Millions in college scholarships going unused

WPRI via Media General - PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) - Paying for college is a worry for many high school seniors and their parents. Yet, despite the …

College & University