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27 Things You Never Knew About Matt Damon and Ben Affleck's 'Good Will Hunting'

"Good Will Hunting" is turning 20 -- how do you like them apples?<p>Released on December 5, 1997, the drama about a tormented young genius from blue-collar Southie famously transformed relative unknowns Matt Damon and Ben Affleck into Oscar-winning Cinderellas. It finally made Robin Williams an …

Nissan unveils fleet of new 'Star Wars' vehicles

LOS ANGELES -- Instead of just rolling out a new SUV or car, Nissan invoked "the force" to draw attention at the Los Angeles Auto Show.<p>Previously, Nissan unveiled a single Star Wars-themed vehicle. This year, it has seven. They aren't for sale. They're meant to draw attention to the brand. But …

Star Wars

Here's what's in the Senate tax bill - and how it differs from the House's bill

Republicans crossed another major hurdle in their effort to get a tax bill to President Trump's desk by Christmas.<p>In the early hours of Saturday morning, the Senate passed a sweeping tax overhaul bill in largely party-line vote.<p>Just one Republican, Tennessee Senator Bob Corker, voted against it on …

Retirement

These Stores Are Offering the Biggest Discounts for Cyber Monday

If the crowds of Black Friday were a bit too intimidating, Cyber Monday might be the perfect kick-off to the holiday shopping season for you. …

Shopping

Scientists think they've discovered a fourth type of fuel for humans — beyond carbs, fat, and protein

The nutrition label on a shot-size bottle of this clear, odorless liquid defies traditional explanation. It contains 120 calories — roughly the equivalent of a hearty slice of bread — yet it has no fat, no protein, and no carbohydrates.<p>Those calories instead come from ketones, an ingredient that …

Nutrition

Enes Kanter Says Knicks Games Being Blacked Out in Turkey

New York Knicks center Enes Kanter said the team's games aren't being shown in Turkey due to his opposition to Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan.<p>Marc Berman of the <i>New York Post</i> passed along comments the former Oklahoma City Thunder post player made about the situation Friday.<p>"Last year, all 29 …

Basketball

A Harvard doctor shares the 3-ingredient breakfast she eats at work every morning

When Harvard physician Monique Tello looks at the typical American breakfast, she said, it makes her "want to cry."<p>"A bowl of cereal, or a bagel, or a piece of toast, or a muffin are all no different than a dessert," Tello wrote in a recent Harvard Health blog post.<p>Think about it — most blueberry …

Breakfast

John Oliver goes after big businesses in hilarious 15-minute rant

Many of John Oliver's recent rants have had a Trump-themed focus, but this week he's set his sights elsewhere: big businesses.<p>In particular, the …

How much money people are really earning from Uber, Airbnb, and 7 more side hustles

Companies like these have made it easier than ever to make a quick buck on your own time.<p>But how much extra dough can you really make through these sites and apps?<p>Online lender Earnest decided to crunch some numbers to find out.<p>They looked at anonymous data from tens of thousands of loan applicants …

Personal Finance

These Tasty, Healthy Snacks Will Get You Through the Afternoon Slump

There's usually a window in the afternoon when you get ferociously hungry, even if you had a full, healthy lunch. This is pretty normal, and the best way to answer your body's call for food is to snack on something that's satisfying and tasty, but also nutritious. You can make these healthy snacks …

Healthy Eating

D&D's revamped RPG companion site is live

Back in March, Wizards of the Coast announced a new digital toolset for <i>Dungeons & Dragons</i> that would eliminate the agony of paperwork in the pen-and-paper game. Players can still gather around a table and roll their own dice, but the web-based D&D Beyond will handle all their characters' stats, …

Dungeons and Dragons

Why Robert Mueller Has Trump SoHo in His Sights

The Russian money trail leads right through the president’s troubled project in downtown Manhattan. A series of e-mails reveals new details.<p>Trump SoHo, the gleaming 46-story condominium and hotel that bears the president’s name in Lower Manhattan, was a troubled project even before it broke ground. …

Fort Lauderdale

Blizzard Launches Official PTR for Warcraft 3

Balance changes, retextured maps, and more.<p>The first official Public Test Realm (PTR) for Warcraft III is now live.<p>According to a post on Blizzard's …

Blizzard

Oakland solidarity rally could cause disruptions downtown

A rally planned for downtown Oakland on Saturday night to show solidarity with anti-racist protesters in Charlottesville, Va., could cause disruptions to traffic and public transit.<p>The organizers of the rally, called Bay Area United Against White Supremacy, are meeting at 14th Street and Broadway …

Rights & Freedoms

30 PlayStation 4 games every owner should have in their collection

There are many contributing factors to the PS4's dominance, but the biggest and most important reason is the games.<p>The PlayStation 4 can play most games available on other consoles, but it also has an incredible lineup of exclusive games that are literally not playable elsewhere.<p><b>Here are the 30 PS4</b> …

Gaming Industry

Fantasy Football 2017: 2-Round Mock Draft, Top Team Names and League Names

Although the NFL preseason hardly matters, its commencing serves as a wake-up call for fantasy football players to begin draft preparation.<p>The New England Patriots and Kansas City Chiefs kick off the 2017 campaign on Sept. 7. Until then, fantasy contestants must keep track of all league happenings …

Fantasy Football

This gorgeous $250 ring can replace your wallet, your keys, and even your train pass

All you'll need is a ring.<p>Token is a fledgling hardware company that just introduced its first product: the Token ring, an identity ring designed to store your credentials and secure your privacy with a fingerprint sensor.<p>The Token ring starts at $249 and is now available for presale. The first …

Android Pay

Welp, Even Occasional Happy Hour Drinks Muck Your Brain

Moderate alcohol consumption causes long-term brain changes.<p>There’s no harm in going to happy hour each day, or enjoying a cold, crisp beer, maybe …

Alcohol

The 50 greatest movies of all time, according to… everyone

The ultimate list. Science says so.<p>Best movies lists come and go – but which is <i>truly</i> right? What literally is the BEST FILM EVER? We decided to work …

Movies