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Woman explains why she shared a video of her period leaking through her yoga pants

If you’re a person with a vagina, it’s pretty likely that at some point, you’ll have a period. You’ll menstruate. Blood and other fluids will come …

UFO Hunter Says Google Maps Captured Him Trying to Punch An Alien in the Face

An Englishman going by the name of "John Mooner" claims that Google satellites captured the exact moment when aliens attempted to abduct him. Mooner, …

What does Israel want from America?

TEL AVIV<p>President Trump’s embrace of Israel poses an unlikely dilemma for leaders of the Jewish state: They have to decide what they want from America, and on that question, there’s sharp disagreement.<p>Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu moved to seize the Trump moment Tuesday by announcing that …

Israel

Where Did the Ex-Confederate Leaders Go After the Confederacy Was Defeated by the Union?

When the American Civil War broke out in 1861, John Clem decided to enlist in the Union Army. There was just one problem: The Ohio resident was just …

War

Did Russia hack the election? Trump doesn’t care — and the peril grows

<b>Donald Trump; Vladimir Putin (Getty/Drew Angerer/AP/Photo montage by Salon)</b><p>Trump doesn’t believe Putin hacked the election — worse still, he doesn’t give a crap. Grave danger lies ahead<p>Gary Legum<p>December 12, 2016 10:00am (UTC)<p>This weekend started with The Washington Post reporting that the CIA has …

Donald Trump

‘Mariah’s World’ Recap: Mariah Carey Defends Fiance James Packer, Tries to Get Dancer Bryan Tanaka Drunk

You know it’s good TV when <b>Mariah Carey</b> is the most down-to-earth person on screen! Seriously, people — if you’re still not on the wild ride that is</i> …

Reports: ISIS retakes ancient Syrian city of Palmyra

<b>(CNN) —</b> ISIS forces have retaken the ancient city of Palmyra in Syria, according to Syrian government media, the ISIS media wing and a human rights monitor.<p>Syrian news agency SANA reported that over 4,000 militants swarmed the city from "various directions," despite having suffered heavy losses …

Kanye’s out of the hospital, but not living with Kim

Kanye West may be out of the hospital, but it could be a while before he returns to his marriage bed.<p>Days after being released following a brief …

Justin Bieber Has This to Say to Paparazzi Who Ask If He Still "Loves" Selena Gomez

It's exactly the kind of answer you'd expect.<p>Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez have had a *most* dramatic relationship. They were on-again, off-again for years, but lately, they've been pretty consistently off. That doesn't stop diehard Jelena shippers everywhere from keeping the hope alive.<p>When a …

The victory at Standing Rock could mark a turning point | Bill McKibben

The defeat of an energy company by indigenous activists shows what nonviolent unity can accomplish. There are lessons here as we enter a challenging new age<p>The news that the US federal government has refused to issue the permit needed to run a pipeline under the Missouri river means many things – …

A new school for Lakota kids at Standing Rock has no plans to evacuate by Monday deadline

<b>CANNON BALL, ND</b> — At Standing Rock, as tribal leaders peacefully defend their sacred space against police officers attacking them with rubber …

American Military Veterans Gather At The Sacred Stone Camp, North Dakota

Hilary Beaumont of Vice News reports on the arrival of several hundred US military veterans at the Sacred Stone protest camp in the Cannon Ball area …

North Dakota

The Government Is Using a No Fly Zone to Suppress Journalism At Standing Rock

Drone journalists are documenting human rights abuses in North Dakota. A no fly zone enacted by the FAA violates the First Amendment, experts say.<p>In recent weeks, videos shot by Native American drone pilots have shown percussion grenades launched from an armored vehicle deep into a crowd of people …

How the Government Reached Out to Native Americans in the Wake of the Dakota Pipeline Fight

Intent on preventing another PR disaster, the government held a meeting with tribes in Phoenix.<p>Over the past few months, the Standing Rock Sioux tribe's protests of the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) have gained momentum and attracted national attention, even celebrity support. Thousands have joined …

Every Meal Is Improved by This Rich Caramelized Onion Gravy Recipe

With Thanksgiving and Christmas coming up (hooray!), it’s time to start gathering some recipes for the perfect family feast. A must-have for both occasions is a really good gravy — it helps to tie together all your different dishes into one cohesive meal. A traditional gravy is made with meat …

The Timeless Beauty of Mont Saint-Michel, A Medieval Island Abbey Near Normandy, France

As part of their Planet Earth series, Great Big Story visited the stunning Mont Saint-Michel, a timeless medieval castle that historically served as …

How Bipolar II is Different

For those unfamiliar with bipolar disorder, it may seem that it only consists of two phases: severe depression and acute mania. Bipolar disorder is …

Disbelief, questions at United Nations after Trump victory

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The election of Donald Trump as the next U.S. president was met with disbelief and despondency on Wednesday among some United Nations officials and diplomats amid uncertainty surrounding his foreign policy and likely engagement with the world body.<p>The United Nations …

United Nations

Huffington Post will no longer call Trump a racist in every story

It’s the end of an era: The Huffington Post is no longer calling Donald Trump a “racist” and a “serial liar” in every story about the Republican …

World Leaders React to Donald Trump Winning the U.S Election

Leaders and officials across the world reacted with shock, hope and congratulations, as Donald Trump confounded polls and surged to victory over …

This $5 Solar Lamp Replaces The Fumes And Fire Risk Of Kerosene Lanterns

The SolarAid lamp is designed for “off-grid families and school children,” and is both cheap to buy and cheap to run. It’s tough, and unlike kerosene …

A Navajo Chef Gives A Glimpse Inside The Makeshift Kitchens At Standing Rock

At the Standing Rock Indian Reservation, as a Sioux tribe fights the construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline, the months-long standoff has raised …

Standing Rock Reservation

Moon at first quarter on November 7

Tonight – November 7, 2016 – the moon will be at or near its first quarter phase. More precisely, the moon’s first quarter phase occurs at 19:51 UTC. …

The Lost History of South Africa

Human Journey<p><b>The strange creature is half antelope and half bird.</b><p>Painted in jet black, frozen in flight on the wall, the animal has the hind legs and tail of a buck, and the magnificent wings of a raven that spread out from its shoulders. Above the flying figure, a long scaly reptile with …

Janet Reno, First Woman to Be U.S. Attorney General, Dead at 78

Janet Reno, the first woman to serve as U.S. attorney general and the epicenter of several political storms during the Clinton administration, has died. She was 78.<p>Reno died early Monday from complications of Parkinson's disease, her goddaughter Gabrielle D'Alemberte told The Associated Press. A …

Bill Clinton

Kanye West 'spent nearly all his money' on furniture, then threw it all away

Cast your mind back to the cold, dark days of February, when international rapper-cum-designer Kanye West went on Twitter and pleaded with Silicon Valley billionaires for money. He was, he explained, mired in $53 million (£42 million, although arguably less in those pre-Brexit days) worth of …

5 Ways Psychopaths Use Emotional Intelligence, According to Science

Knowing how psychopaths use emotion can help you protect yourself.<p>For most of us, the label "psychopath" summons images of cold-blooded serial killers. But psychopathy is a complex condition that scientists still struggle to fully understand.<p>Professor Robert Hare has spent his life studying …

Mariah Carey's ex-fiance James Packer is 'furious' over singer's rumoured romance with Bryan Tanaka – report

Mariah and Tanaka were spotted on a dinner date in West Hollywood on 2 November.<p>James Packer is reportedly not "pleased" to learn about Mariah …

Broncos' Marshall will stand for anthem after meetings with police

Denver Broncos linebacker Brandon Marshall has decided to end his protest of social injustice in America after having productive meetings with the …

San Francisco

You may want to hold off on that voting booth selfie and here’s why

In two short days, it’s going to be November 8…and you know what that means: Election Day! You’re probably super excited to get out there and …