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Chelsea Manning attempted suicide but is now “glad to be alive,” legal team confirms

<b>Chelsea Manning (AP/U.S. Army)</b><p>Manning’s attorneys say she tried to take her life. “I am okay,” the whistleblower said. “I will get through this.”<p>Ben Norton<p>July 12, 2016 5:30pm (UTC)<p>The legal team of whistleblower Chelsea Manning has confirmed that she attempted suicide last week.<p>Although she …

Man Charged with Felony Assault After Nearly Running Over Photographer

Los Angeles-based photographer Alex Stone was shooting a car on a desolate public road in Southern California this past weekend when he was …

Southern California

'She was making her stand': image of Baton Rouge protester an instant classic

As tens of thousands of people protest with renewed vigor following the police shooting deaths of Philando Castile and Alton Sterling and react to the five Dallas police officers that were killed by a sniper, one photograph has emerged from Baton Rouge, Louisiana, as a symbol of the civil unrest …

Baton Rouge

These Are the Best 'F*cks' in Movie History

Please put on your f*cking headphones.<p>Few words in the English language are as satisfying as a good fuck. Go ahead—say it right now. Sound your barbaric fuck over the rooftops of the world. Feels good, doesn't it?<p>Though Hollywood has had a long and complicated history with swearing in general, it's …

The hacks that make air travel less painful

Flying for hours in cramped airline seats can take a lot out of us. Katia Moskvitch explores the scientific remedies that can make flying less frustrating.<p>You can’t sleep. Your joints hurt. The food is awful. The air is stinky. It’s too hot. Now it’s too cold. There’s no space for your knees. And …

Jet Lag

Why this homeless Dallas woman is weeping for the fallen officers

<b>Dallas (CNN) —</b> Djuana Franklin collapsed onto her hands and knees in front of the Dallas Police Headquarters, sobbing uncontrollably.<p>She pressed her hands into the pavement, inches from the police cars turned memorial for the five officers killed in Dallas. The 44-year-old black woman wept for …

These 62 Healthy Bean Recipes Will Help Flatten Your Belly

They're not called "magical fruit" for nothin'! Beans are loaded with digestion-friendly fiber and protein, which can help with bloating while keeping you satiated and making you feel fuller longer. As such, they're an excellent tool for weight loss, too.<p>But one of the best parts about beans is how …

Healthy Eating

How Google is Remaking Itself as a “Machine Learning First” Company | Backchannel

<b>Carson Holgate</b> is training to become a ninja.<p>Not in the martial arts — she’s already done that. Holgate, 26, holds a second degree black belt in Tae …

Take a Sip of DRINKS, a Brand New Band from White Fence and Cate Le Bon

Together, Tim Presley and Cate Le Bon make a pretty stiff psych-rock drank.<p>Velvet-throated folksinger Cate Le Bon first met good friend Tim Presley when his band opened for her's at a gig in L.A. Not long afterwards, a smitten Presley asked her to tour the U.S. with him as the guitarist for his …

George W. Bush just sharply criticized Obama for the first time

According to multiple reports on a closed-door Saturday event with Jewish donors, Bush offered his harshest public assessment of President Barack Obama's foreign policy.<p>Bloomberg's Josh Rogin reported that Bush said Obama had caused the US to "retreat" around the world and that Obama had charted …

Ted Cruz’s repugnant anti-gay screed: Marriage equality is “liberal fascism” against Christians

Gay marriage has mobilized the base — there will “no longer be any room for religious liberty” if Hillary wins<p>Over the weekend, GOP presidential hopeful Ted Cruz claimed that the issue of same-sex marriage had radicalized the Democratic base, creating a situation in which there would be no room to …

Prosecutors ask for prison for 2 officers in Taser case

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Two former small town police officers in South Carolina should spend at least a year in prison for shocking a mentally disabled …

Starbucks glitch reveals how modern cash registers can fail

A glitch that disabled registers at thousands of Starbucks stores Friday was a reminder of the invisible systems restaurants rely on to run increasingly sophisticated operations.<p>A glitch that disabled registers at thousands of Starbucks stores Friday was a reminder of the invisible systems …

Ford laying off 700 workers at small-car plant

DETROIT -- The shift from small cars to SUVs amid low gas prices is starting to take a toll on the factory floor.<p>Ford says it is planning to cut a shift at its Michigan Assembly Plant where it makes the Ford Focus compact car and C-Max crossover because of declining sales of small cars, hybrids and …

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25 places to party before you die

We've found 25 places every partyer will want to cross off their bucket list.<p>From the yachts of Saint Tropez to the raucous clubs of Ibiza and Las Vegas, these destinations will give you a party you will never forget.<p><i>Megan Willett contributed to this post.</i>

Dos and don’ts for restful sleep

From eating “slumber foods” to playing the didgeridoo – David Robson looks at the tried and tested ways to get a good night’s sleep.<p>Few experiences are as maddening as a restless night. Sleep should, in theory, be the most natural and effortless activity in the world, yet insomnia is common to many …

How to Make a Natural Cold and Flu Remedy at Home

Dave Hax (previously) shows how to make a natural cold and flu remedy at home in his most recent instructional video. A list of the homemade remedy …

11 Shrimp Recipes That Won’t Break the Calorie Bank

If shrimp were awarded a title, it might just be Most Popular. And for good reason: The sweet, meaty shellfish are reasonably affordable, …

Seafood

Northern Secrets: What the Danes, Swedes and Dutch Do in Winter

Does Northern Europe exist in snow? The travel industry says no. Ski areas aside, most tours and cruises adventure to Scandinavia, Germany and the Netherlands in June and July, when the days are stretched out and soft, like fondue that's been melted in a pot.<p>Like you, I enjoy a midnight sun. But …

Book Review: Seriously Dangerous Religion: What the Old Testament Really Says and Why It Matters

I had lunch today with two friends, both of whom are involved in apologetics ministries. We discussed the biggest weakness among evangelical …

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Stream live games, check the latest scores or watch the best highlights with the best brand in sports: ESPN. Pick your favorite teams and leagues to …

The 10 Best TV Shows of 2014

<b>10.</b> <b>Too Many Cooks (Adult Swim)</b><p><b>9.</b> <b>Banshee (Cinemax)</b><p><i>Banshee</i> is as subtle as a fist to the face, as plausible as <i>Rambo</i>, and boasts a body count twice as …

15 colorful landscape photos from around the world | CNN Travel

Some witnesses at Ferguson grand jury lied, prosecutor says

Some witnesses before the grand jury that investigated the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown obviously lied under oath, a prosecutor said Friday.<p>St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch, who convened the grand jury in August, was interviewed by KTRS Radio in St. Louis. It was his first …

Hearty Soups and Stews Perfect for Chilly Days

There's a recipe in here with your name on it.<p><b>There's nothing like a bowl of hearty, hot soup or stew</b> to warm you up from the inside-out. Whether you go vegetarian (Italian veggie soup) or meaty (hello, braised oxtail), there's a recipe here with your name on it.

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Here's Some Stupid For Lunch

<b>Apparently, one of our most promising</b> future students of institutional dining, Dinesh D'Souza, jumped out of the cake at Louie Gohmert's birthday bash. (They couldn't get an actual stripper, I guess.) Once the celebratory paste-eating was concluded, D'Souza delivered himself of some word-like …

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