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Look up at the moon every night—not just during the lunar eclipse

On July 27, a blood moon will glow an eerie red ahead of the longest lunar eclipse that Earth will experience in the 21st century. For one hour and 43 minutes, the moon will disappear from the sky, entirely obscured by the shadow that our planet casts upon it.<p>Unfortunately, not all Earthlings will …

Lunar Eclipse

The Jackie Robinson of Rodeo

Eight seconds were all Myrtis Dightman needed to make history. It was 1967, the first weekend in April, and the lean 31-year-old cowboy lowered …

Texas

Foodborne illness may be on the rise. Here's why

<b>(CNN) —</b> One child drank apple cider at a Connecticut farm, another a glass of juice during a road trip in Oregon; later, both were rushed to emergency rooms as they struggled for their lives. A middle-aged woman became sick more than a decade ago after enjoying a salad at a banquet hosted by a …

Public Health

White Supremacists' Disturbing Outreach to 'Russian Friends' Shows Why Trump's Fondness for Putin Is Even Darker than It Seems

Many fear that President Donald Trump’s obvious affection for Russian President Vladimir Putin means that the occupant of the Oval Office is being …

Donald Trump

eBay's Stock Tumbles 10% One Day After Announcing Mass Layoffs

One day after disclosing nearly 300 layoffs in the Bay Area, investors punished the e-commerce pioneer by stripping 10% away from its market value.<p>On …

Investing

How to Meal Prep on Sunday for a Week of Easy 15-Minute Summer Dinners

Planning your meals in advance and doing some light meal prep on a Sunday will set you up for a week where you'll spend less time in the kitchen and …

Cooking

A 4-day work week may not be as far off as you think

You may have had to fight for Summer Fridays in your office, but soon you may only be working four days a week. A company in New Zealand called …

Work-life Balance

Toyota May Halt U.S. Imports of Some Models on Trump's Tariffs

Toyota Motor Corp. may stop importing some models into the U.S. if President Donald Trump raises vehicle tariffs, while other cars and trucks in …

Donald Trump

Our 2-Step Mango, Turmeric, and Ginger-Lime Nectar Is the Anti-Inflammatory Tonic You Need This Summer

The summer is well underway, and the heatwaves have us craving all of the thirst-quenching beverages. But for when plain water just isn't cutting it, …

Recipes

stressed city in Texas

Living in Houston certainly has its perks, with recent record real estate growth, relatively low cost of living, and access to quality healthcare and …

Real Estate

How to Tell If Someone Has Soft Skills By Looking at Their Resume | Inc.com

According to a recent LinkedIn survey, the soft skills that hiring managers want most include leadership, communication, collaboration, and time management. These are skills that well-rounded candidates have and companies prize. The problem is that soft skills are hard to spot when looking at a …

Employment

9 things you must know about Ida B. Wells-Barnett

A year before she died, Ida B. Wells-Barnett ventured out into Chicago on a bitter and windy day to attend a Negro History meeting, according to an entry in the daybook she kept. But the Bronzeville resident left that meeting disappointed, because even after a storied career investigating the …

Black History

Trump Is Selling Out America, and His Supporters Love It

Whatever Putin has on Trump Is reshaping global politics.<p>President Donald J. Trump loves Vladimir Putin, the Russian strongman—as do the …

Donald Trump

Trump Faces New Accusations of Sexual Misconduct with Teenage Models

President Donald Trump faces new allegations of sexually predatory behavior towards teenage models in an upcoming documentary from the BBC.<p>One model …

Donald Trump

Woman who jumps behind Burger King counter to help cook is The Takeout's Employee of the Month

Customers who stopped by a Burger King in Jacksonville, Florida this week may have caught glimpse of a woman in street clothing who jumped behind the …

Burger King

Officials say it could be a year before answers arise in duck boat accident in Branson, Missouri

BRANSON, Mo. – As hundreds gathered Friday evening during two candlelight vigils to honor the 17 people who died when an amphibious duck boat capsized during a severe storm, officials examining the accident cautioned it could be a year or longer before an investigation is complete.<p>Mourners carrying …

Blue Ridge Mountains

More blame, more delays as hike-and-bike side of Dallas' newest Calatrava bridge remains closed

Pedestrians and pedalists should be using the Margaret McDermott Bridge by now, as "mid-2017" — the originally announced opening date — has morphed …

Texas

Contamination problem: McDonald's tainted salads have now sickened 163 people in 10 states

The number of people sickened by tainted McDonald's salads has jumped to 163 in 10 states. Three of the victims have been hospitalized.<p>The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said the problem is caused by the Cyclospora parasite that is transmitted in foods contaminated with fecal matter.<p>Last week, …

McDonald's

9 Common Student Loan Myths That Can Cost Borrowers Big Time

Student loans: If you don’t have them, you know someone who does. And you’ve undoubtedly heard stories of how frustrating they can be to manage. It …

Personal Finance

Salmonella triggers nationwide recall of swiss roll desserts

<i>Photo illustration</i>Flowers Foods Inc. is recalling swiss rolls sold under several brands, including Walmart’s Great Value, because of a risk of …

Salmonella

'Say Goodbye — I'm Done': The View's Whoopi Goldberg Shuts Down Judge Jeanine for Accusing Her of Suffering from 'Trump Derangement Syndrome'

Click here for reuse options! In a fiery segment, Whoopi Goldberg cut off Jeanine Pirro—and offered a passionate defense of American values.“The …

Donald Trump

Montrose Mainstay El Tiempo 1308 Cantina Will Shutter

Montrose mainstay El Tiempo 1308 Cantina has announced that it will close its doors at the end of the month.<p>The restaurant’s shutter comes ahead of plans to tear down the space at 1308 Montrose Boulevard to make way for new apartments in the neighborhood, according to the Houston Business Journal. …

Houston

6,000+ Pounds of Ground Beef Have Been Recalled

This recall has affected 6,020 pounds of beef. Here’s how to find out if yours was affected.<p>After a recall of more than 35,000 pounds of meat, …

E.coli

House Republicans defeat attempt to subpoena Trump interpreter

Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee on Thursday defeated an attempt by panel Democrats to subpoena the interpreter who worked for President Donald Trump during his summit Monday with Russian President Vladimir Putin.<p>“This is an extraordinary remedy, I realize, but then it’s …

Donald Trump

Fox News' Shep Smith Delivers Brutal Fact-Check of Sarah Sanders' Lie-Filled Presser: 'Say One Thing, Change It Later'

Click here for reuse options! The unimpressed host set the record straight as the press secretary left the podium.Fox News' Shephard Smith criticized …

Donald Trump

Utah train worker called female passengers 'porn stars,' asked about tampons, reports say

Hostilities abounded on a Utah commuter train Tuesday evening when a Utah Transit Authority employee allegedly confronted several female passengers for sharing the restroom, called them "porn stars," and asked if they were “putting [tampons] into each other,” reports say.<p>The employee has since been …

Salt Lake City

Florida Couple Grins for Drug Arrest Photo Following Police Chase ... And Whew, Chile, the Privilege 

What happens when peak Florida meets peak caucasity meets peak privilege? This photo op with two grinning drug suspects and the cops who managed to …

Crime

McDonald's offering free french fries on Fridays for the rest of 2018

Get excited about some free salty goodness coming your way.<p>Every Friday (or should we say Fry-day) for the rest of the year, McDonald's will be …

McDonald's

Here's how much your next car could cost if Trump auto tariffs go through

The price of a new car could jump by between $1,400 and $7,000 for top-selling models, if the Trump administration moves ahead with tariffs on …

Tariffs

Trump's 'incredible' Air Force One to be red, white and blue, cost $3.9 billion

The next generation of Air Force One will abandon the planes' traditional color scheme in favor of red, white and blue, President Donald Trump told CBS News, confirming reports about changes to the planes' iconic look.<p>The interview came the same day that the Department of Defense announced that …

Donald Trump