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Have you considered copper penny tiles for your next project?

<i>The fate of the American One Cent piece is yet to be determined. Will we follow Canada's lead, discontinuing the faithful penny? Well, keep saving</i> …

Gradient Nails Picture Tutorial - The Nailasaurus | UK Nail Art Blog

Exciting news today! This blog now resides at thenailasaurus.com! I’ve always wanted my own domain and after two years I finally decided today was …

How to buy an iPhone 6

Planning ahead can mean avoiding huge lines on launch day<p>The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus will be here in just over one week. If you're planning on picking up either of Apple's latest handsets, by now you probably have a good idea of which one you want. The decision might be easier than you think, …

The Easiest Thanksgiving That Anyone Can Make

Even total beginners. Here are photo instructions for every step, the grocery list, the equipment list — everything. You can do this!<p>Or maybe you have, but it was a total disaster. NOT TO WORRY: If you find yourself in charge of Thanksgiving dinner but really have no idea what you're doing, here …

Weed Edibles: The Most Creative Marijuana Food Products (PHOTOS)

With many states on their way to legalizing marijuana, the conversation surrounding this herb has been even louder than usual lately. With legalization (both for recreational and medicinal purposes) has come a new wave of creativity in terms of one of weed's most popular forms: edibles.<p>While it may …

Marijuana Doesn't Just Sell Itself, As Marketers Face Resistance From Google, Media Companies

In spite of what you may think, legal pot doesn't just sell itself, marijuana's marketers are finding.<p>Small advertising agencies that focus on marijuana retailers say they expect demand for their work to pick up next year, when Colorado and Washington state begin allowing recreational pot sales. …

Are Americans Ready for Marijuana Advertising?

Whether one’s attitudes about marijuana cleave closer to Nancy Reagan or Cheech and Chong, there’s no denying that the drug’s bad reputation is …

Cannabis

Obama Administration Won't Fight State Marijuana Laws

Washington, Colorado can implement legalization without federal interference<p>In a historic pivot in the War on Drugs, the Obama Justice Department …

Four Dry Ice Bombs Were Found at LAX

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Police at Los Angeles International Airport are currently investigating how four dry ice bombs ended …

Two girls arrested on bullying charges after suicide

Sheriff says he made arrests after one suspect posted on Facebook that she didn't care the victim had died.<p>Florida officials have charged two girls, ages 12 and 14, with felonies for allegedly taunting and bullying another 12-year-old girl until she committed suicide.<p>Such criminal charges are …

Addicted to Oreos? You truly might be

Oreos are as addictive as cocaine, at least for lab rats, and just like us, they like the creamy center best.<p>Eating the sugary treats activates more neurons in the brain’s “pleasure center” than drugs such as cocaine, the team at Connecticut College found.<p>“Our research supports the theory that …

Oreos

Walmart Says Food Stamp Shopping Spree Was 'Right Choice'

Walmart has no regrets about allowing a wild shopping spree at two of its Louisiana stores when an electronic glitch lifted the spending caps on the …

Associated Press News

The Road to Marijuana Legalization Runs Through Cities, Not States

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Residents of Portland, Maine, will vote next month on a ballot measure to legalize marijuana …

China Currency Stronger Than Ever Against Dollar

Here’s a short and sweet news item from the markets today: the Chinese yuan is the strongest it’s been against the dollar in 20 years.<p>The yuan is now trading at 6.09, its strongest level since 1993. This currency is on a slow boat to strength. It’s been gaining, steadily, by about 2% to 3% a year. …

More young women serving as egg donors, report says

More young women than ever are donating their eggs to help other people become parents, according to a new report in the Journal of the American Medical Association. From 2000 to 2010, the number of donor eggs used for in vitro fertilization, or IVF, increased about 70 percent, from 10,801 to …

Eggs

Security Camera Footage Reveals Chaos of Kenyan Mall Attack

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>CNN has obtained closed circuit security camera footage from inside the Westgate Mall in Kenya, …

China’s newest whistleblowing activists are the angry mistresses of corrupt officials

Hell hath no fury: 15% of whistleblowers who reported cases of Chinese government corruption via the internet over the past year were the unhappy mistresses of party officials.<p>That figure, from an analysis (link in Chinese) by the Legal Daily, a publication run by China’s Ministry of Justice, comes …

China

Homemade Is the New Organic

Meatloaf isn't good enough anymore. How media raised the bar for home cooking<p>I can sense when the question is on the tip of someone’s tongue. By now, the cocktails have turned watery. The tinkle of forks has softened. The conversation turns away from news, friends, or families, to cooking. “So …

Beijing to restrict private car use to tackle pollution

<b>China's capital, Beijing, has announced measures to combat worsening air pollution, state-run media report.</b><p>They include taking half of the city's four million private cars off the roads on days when there are serious levels of pollution.<p>The system will be based on a vehicle's licence plate - odd …

Pollution

Bright eyes, clean brains: sleep might scrub away gray matter waste

A new theory on why we need shut-eye<p>It's long been known that sleep, much like eating or breathing, is a vital process for humans and animals. Insufficient shut-eye in people impairs cognition, curbs energy levels, and has been linked to a bevy of illnesses. But while scientists have explored …

Scientist Reveals Abominable Snowman Is Really a Bear

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Director Michael Bay assaulted on 'Transformers' set in Hong Kong

Hollywood director Michael Bay has been attacked and injured on the set of the fourth installment of the "Transformers" movie series currently filming in Hong Kong.<p>A Hong Kong police spokeswoman said two brothers surnamed Mak who own a shop near the film set approached Bay and demanded 100,000 Hong …

Fresh CCTV footage shows brutality of Westgate attackers

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1020000/1020267_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524636317_9c2b0e18c15ddcc998b8af91a34f8a69<p><b>New CCTV footage has emerged from the siege at the Westgate shopping mall in Nairobi, shedding more light on the brutality of the attackers.</b><p>The silent …

Extremism

NFL players' brains at work show early signs of concussions' toll

Watching the brains of former football players at work on a demanding mental task, researchers believe they have identified an early warning sign of<p>concussions' cumulative toll, and the cognitive trouble it may portend.<p>The study found only modest differences between the performance of 13 retired …

Associated Press News

James Holmes Helped Police Defuse Bombs In His Apartment After Aurora Theater Massacre

Aurora police officers testified in court Thursday that theater shooting suspect James Holmes helped the officers to diffuse explosives that Holmes had allegedly rigged his apartment with after the July 20, 2012 theater massacre.<p>Lt. Thomas Wilkes said that explosives found in the apartment were so …

Edward Snowden denies taking secret files to Russia

Former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden said he did not bring any of the documents he took from the agency with him to Russia.<p>Mr Snowden told the New York Times he gave all the documents to journalists he met in Hong Kong before flying to Moscow and said he did not keep copies for …

Colorado floods: A month later, mountain towns 'spooky' and deserted

<i>By Tony Dokoupil, Senior Staff Writer, NBC News</i><p>GLEN HAVEN, Colo. – Flanked by a boom mic and an American flag, Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper praised his state for rebounding after last month’s historic flood. “You can’t help but be inspired,” he told the Loveland Chamber of Commerce this week, …