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What’s the best podcast app for iPhone?

When it comes to listening to podcasts on iOS, there are so many great options. The Apple Podcast app comes built into every iOS device with syncing. It’s certainly a great app, but is it the best? On iOS, users have countless third-party options as well. My goal for this article is to break down …

Apps

A handful of recent discoveries has transformed our entire understanding of human history

Recent discoveries have revealed that much of the traditional understanding of the human origin story is wrong.<p>Until the past few years, most anthropologists and archaeologists believed that the first members of our species — <i>Homo sapiens</i>— evolved in East Africa approximately 200,000 years ago.<p>As …

Humanity

Breaking down the trailer for Godzilla: King Of The Monsters, which should win every Oscar

It's here, Kaiju fans. The trailer for <i>Godzilla: King of the Monsters</i> dropped today and if you're anything like me, you couldn't help but feel a …

Godzilla

Georgia Southern University Student Mistakenly Sends Racist Text About Another Student, Meant "Triggerish"

This is what happens when you mix racism and texting. A Georgia Southern University student, identified as Courtney Schaefer, sent a text message …

Georgia Southern

The Black Cop Who Went Undercover in the KKK, Exposing Its U.S. Military Ties

Ron Stallworth, subject of the upcoming Spike Lee film ‘BlacKkKlansman,’ opens up about how he successfully infiltrated the Ku Klux Klan and the many …

Ku Klux Klan

Calling my fellow Republicans: Trump is clearly unfit to remain in office

President Trump’s disgraceful performance in Helsinki, Finland, and in the days since is an indication that he is not fit to remain in office. Trump’s 2016 “America First” platform might be more aptly named “Russia First” after the disaster that occurred last week.<p>Trump’s turn toward Russia is …

Donald Trump

This Stunning Story of Kindness on Southwest Airlines Shows: Always Talk to Strangers on Airplanes

This is an incredible lesson on why you should always be nice to other airline passengers.<p>Many of us spend a lot of time on airplanes. So, imagine you're a passenger on Southwest Airlines.<p>You find an open aisle seat in Row 14. You stow your bags and settle in. You get comfortable. And then, the …

Southwest Airlines

For One Last Night, Make It a Blockbuster Night

He was the manager at Blockbuster and looked forward to coming to work. He loved his job, in all of its obsolescence. The silver name tag fastened to …

Blockbusters

Trump camp changed strategy after Russians stole DNC analytics

Rachel Maddow looks at the timing between the theft by Russian military intelligence of DNC analytics data in September 2016, as described in the …

Donald Trump

‘Glass’: Watch Gripping First Trailer for M. Night Shyamalan’s Superhero Thriller

M. Night Shyamalan unveiled the gripping first trailer for <i>Glass</i>, the third installment in his covert superhero trilogy, Friday at San Diego Comic Con.<p>…

Movies

This Awesome Periodic Table Tells You How to Actually Use All Those Elements

Americium could save your life.<p>Thanks to high school, we've all got a pretty good idea about what's on the periodic table.<p>But whether you're looking …

Chemistry

Heart doctor for former President George H.W. Bush killed in bicycle drive-by shooting

<b>(CNN) —</b> A cardiologist who treated former President George H.W. Bush was killed Friday morning in a bicycle-to-bicycle drive-by shooting near Texas Medical Center in Houston, authorities said.<p>Dr. Mark Hausknecht and the shooter were both riding bikes on South Main Street, near Texas Children's …

Houston Methodist Hospital

Your Body During Sex

YouTube

GOP congressman said blacks have 'entitlement mentality' and view themselves as victims

<b>(CNN) —</b> Republican Rep. Jason Lewis has a long history of racist rhetoric about African-Americans, pushing claims of a "racial war" by blacks on whites and arguing that violence regularly occurs at black gatherings. He also frequently claimed that black people have an "entitlement mentality" and …

Black Culture

The Peculiar Math That Could Underlie the Laws of Nature

New findings are fueling an old suspicion that fundamental particles and forces spring from strange eight-part numbers called “octonions.”

Physics

James Gunn Will No Longer Direct Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 in the Wake of Appalling Tweets

Walt Disney has announced that it has severed ties with James Gunn, removing him from production of the third <i>Guardians of the Galaxy</i> film, in the …

Marvel Universe

Does the Second Amendment apply to black people?

With all the attention focused on the police shooting of Harith Augustus in South Shore, the silence coming from the gun rights groups is deafening.<br>I …

Black Lives Matter

How The NFL's National Anthem Policy Unraveled With One Leaked Document

<b>UPDATED</b><p>When the NFL announced in May that it had reached a new policy for the national anthem, under which players would be forced to stand if on the field and have the option to remain in the locker room, the debate about players’ using their platform to highlight police injustice toward …

Football (U.S.)

Trump-Putin

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Cancer patients who use alternative medicine die sooner, study finds

Cancer patients who choose alternative medicine over standard, proven cancer treatments are more likely to die, researchers reported Thursday.<p>Complementary medicine did no apparent harm if people used it alongside conventional surgery, chemotherapy and radiation, the researchers found. But when …

Cancer

Rightwing rally cancelled as Maxine Waters supporters stand guard

A rightwing group that had vowed to stage weeks of protests against California’s best-known African American member of Congress, Maxine Waters, was a no-show at its own demonstration as activists thronged to offer their support outside Waters’ district office in south Los Angeles.<p>The Oath Keepers, …

Maxine Waters

Holy Crap, Iron Fist Season Two Actually Looks Really Good

Danny Rand might have shown up to help his pal in <i>Luke Cage</i> season two, but he has a lot more work to do on his own. We got our first look at the …

Comics

The absurd 24 hours unleashed by one bad White House answer on Russia

How White House press secretary Sarah Sanders unleashed a Putin-related firestorm.<p>Over the past 24 hours, a huge controversy erupted in Washington over whether President Donald Trump would agree to let the Russian government interrogate 11 Americans — including a former US ambassador to Moscow.<p>It …

Donald Trump

Illinois Cops Smash Car Window, Break Hand and Tase Passengers in Video of Traffic Stop

Law enforcement officials in Joliet, Ill., say they are in the “early stages” of investigating a traffic stop a that resulted in a broken hand, …

Law Enforcement

White Detroit Business Owner Spits on Black Man Working Security at Event Over Parking Dispute 

The white owner of a Detroit business is issuing an apology a little too late after he spat on a young black man who was coordinating parking and …

Urban Agriculture

Whoopi Goldberg Shuts Down Fox News’ Jeanine Pirro for Saying She Has ‘Trump Derangement Syndrome’

‘The View’ moderator cut off a contentious interview with the Fox News host and later apologized for losing her cool.<p>Even as the hosts of <i>Fox & …

Donald Trump

White People Are Right: They Built This Country

America is angry.<p>Conservatives are mad for the same reasons they wanted to oust Obama, Muslims, immigrants and anyone who doesn’t support the …

Maxine Waters

Lego Recreated James Bond's Aston Martin DB5 Complete With Ejector Seat and Hidden Machine Guns

No one watches James Bond movies for Bond, or the over-the-top diabolical plans of the film’s villains. We’re there for the gadgets, which Lego’s …

Lego

How a painting of the Ku Klux Klan is causing a stir in Texas

When Vincent Valdez began painting The City, a 30ft panorama in which a dozen Ku Klux Klansmen assemble against the backdrop of a moonlit metropolis, Donald Trump had recently announced his intention to run for president. Through that fall, as Valdez toiled away in his San Antonio studio inside a …

Art Galleries

Trump falsely claims Queen reviewed honor guard for first time in 70 years

<b>London (CNN) —</b> US President Donald Trump has wrongly claimed that Britain's Queen Elizabeth II reviewed her honor guard for the first time in 70 years during his visit to the United Kingdom last week.<p>Trump made the claim Tuesday as he read from a prepared statement at the White House in an attempt …

Donald Trump