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The Anker SoundCore portable Bluetooth speaker is down to $25.99 in Blue and Red. This speaker normally goes for $33, and it hasn't dropped this low …

Batteries

Omarosa Releases Tape of Sarah Huckabee Sanders Agreeing With Trump’s ‘Lies’

With Bob Woodward’s new book climbing the best-seller charts ahead of its official release this week and all of Washington still obsessing over that …

Donald Trump

Lebanon's screaming sirens defy gender norms with all-girl metal group

<b>(CNN) —</b> In Greek mythology, sirens use their enchanting voices to lure sailors to their death. In Lebanon, a group of modern-day sirens have decided not to sing sweetly like their namesakes. Instead they scream, growl and headbang -- but they, too, turn heads.<p>Slave to Sirens are defying gender …

Middle East

Why Heavy Metal Will Always Be Dangerous

"The most dangerous person in the room is the person with nothing to lose."

Music

How Coconut Oil Went From Superfood to 'Pure Poison'

Just a couple of short years ago, it seemed that coconut oil could do no wrong. Practically out of nowhere, it was being touted incessantly as a …

Coconut

Nikki Haley: Combating corruption is about ensuring peace and security

<b>(CNN) —</b> On December 17, 2010, one young man took a stand against corruption, and changed the course of history. Mohamed Bouazizi, a 26 year-old fruit vendor in Tunisia, set himself on fire to protest the harassment he faced from government officials, who confiscated his products and kept him from …

Nikki Haley

Eminem Just Surprise Released A New Album Called 'Kamikaze'

It's the first Eminem album since last year's 'Revival'. Kendrick Lamar and Bon Iver's Justin Vernon are both credited on the album.<p>Here's something: Eminem just released a new album! It's called <i>Kamikaze</i>, and it features "Venom", a song from the soundtrack of Marvel's upcoming <i>Venom</i> film, which he …

Rap & Hip-Hop

New York’s attorney general says Trump Foundation bankrolled political campaign, pursues lawsuit

NEW YORK — Lawyers for President Donald Trump asked a judge to dismiss a lawsuit brought against his charitable foundation by New York’s attorney …

Donald Trump

Tale of sex, deception emerges about suspected Russian agent

WASHINGTON (AP) — A 29-year-old gun-rights activist suspected of being a covert Russian agent was likely in contact with Kremlin operatives while living in the United States, prosecutors said Wednesday, accusing her of using sex and deception to forge influential connections.<p>The woman, Maria …

Maria Butina

'Like a Little Wet Noodle.' Arnold Schwarzenegger Is Not Impressed by President Trump's Meeting With Vladimir Putin

Arnold Schwarzenegger is pumped up about President Donald Trump’s press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin — and not in a good way.<p>The</i> …

I'm Bill Browder. Here's the Biggest Mistake Putin Made When Trying to Get Access to Me Through Trump

I wasn’t watching the Donald Trump–Vladimir Putin press conference from Helsinki. But when my phone started burning up with messages, I knew …

Russia-NRA Arrest: This Is as Close as It Gets to Collusion

It’s the first time the Justice Department has explicitly claimed that a Russian spy working to influence the 2016 campaign had deliberate assistance …

Russia

This Guy Lost 130 Pounds in a Year. Here's How He Did It.

He literally took it one step at a time.<p>Ty Storey claims he’s just an average guy. But over the course of a single year, he did something very few people are able to do: He lost — and has kept off — an astonishing 130 pounds.<p>Storey told <i>MensHealth</i>.com that as a kid, he was always active and played …

Republicans join Democrats in condemning Trump's remarks

WASHINGTON (AP) — "Bizarre." ''Shameful." ''Disgraceful."<p>That's the swift and sweeping condemnation directed at President Donald Trump on Monday after he sided with Russian President Vladimir Putin during a stunning appearance in Helsinki — and that's just from the Republicans.<p>Lawmakers in both …

Donald Trump

Being fat won’t kill you: study

Being fat doesn’t necessarily mean you’re unhealthy, according to a new study.<p>Researchers at York University found that obesity alone doesn’t risk …

New York City selected for Club 7s National Championship

LAFAYETTE, CO - The Baker Athletics Complex at Columbia University in New York City has been selected as the venue for the 2018 USA Rugby Emirates …

NBC Sports to present comprehensive coverage of 2018 Rugby World Cup Sevens

<b>STAMFORD, Conn</b> – NBC Sports will present comprehensive coverage of the 2018 Rugby World Cup Sevens from San Francisco, Calif., on July 20-22, …

Moscow now accused of US election meddling, in indictment

WASHINGTON (AP) — Twelve Russian military intelligence officers hacked into the Clinton presidential campaign and the Democratic Party and released tens of thousands of private communications in a sweeping conspiracy by the Kremlin to meddle in the 2016 U.S. election, according to an indictment …

U.S. Department of Justice

Why Cooking the Perfect Steak Starts With Frozen Beef, According to Science

Don't thaw that raw!<p>At the end of a long, hard day, few things satisfy meat eaters more than a juicy, tender cut of steak — as long as they don’t …

Woody Guthrie – what has the author of “Old Man Trump” got to say about life in 2017?

This machine kills fascists! The father of protest music re-examined<p><b>Like us on Facebook to keep up to date with the latest news from Uncut.</b><p><b>Fifty</b> …

Marvel’s Black Widow movie finally has a director

Lore’s Cate Shortland will direct the film<p>A film starring Scarlett Johansson’s Marvel Cinematic Universe character has been rumored for the past few years, but that rumor now seems much closer to reality. Cate Shortland (<i>Lore, Berlin Syndrome</i>) has signed on to direct the long-overdue film, …

Smoking Pot Could Reduce Conflict, Aggression, and Violence in Marriages

Cannabis can treat anxiety and PTSD while enhancing intimacy, which could reduce conflict, doctors say.<p>Couples that smoke pot together stay together, …

Republicans Thought Peter Strzok Would Be a Punching Bag. He Just Knocked Them Out.

Those who forget the lessons of televised congressional hearings are doomed to repeat them, which is why the morning segment of the Capitol Hill show …

Donald Trump

Rugby World Cup Repechage Tournament To Be Held In France

The final Repechage event to qualify for the 2019 World Cup will be held at State Delort in Marseille.<p><b>Rugby World Cup Repechage Tournament To Be Held</b> …

Why you need to wear sunglasses, according to an ophthalmologist

Since I’m a borderline idiot, I went my first 28 years without wearing sunglasses. Sure, I bought fake Oakleys in the eighth grade to look cool, but …

MCT Oil Boosts Energy, Increases Metabolism & Balances Blood Sugar. So Why Aren't More People Using It?

Our brain, hormones, and immune system need healthy fats from the foods we eat to thrive. The trillions of cells that our bodies are made of depend …

MLR: U.S. rugby making strides but still has challenges ahead of playoffs

These are heady times for rugby union in the United States. With a first victory over a Tier One country courtesy of a 30-29 win against Scotland and …

“I Was Devastated”: Tim Berners-Lee, the Man Who Created the World Wide Web, Has Some Regrets

Berners-Lee has seen his creation debased by everything from fake news to mass surveillance. But he’s got a plan to fix it.<p>“For people who want to make sure the Web serves humanity, we have to concern ourselves with what people are building on <i>top</i> of it,” Tim Berners-Lee told me one morning in …

The best type of exercise for burning abdominal fat probably isn't what you think it is

Abdominal fat is notorious for being the hardest to shift, and there's a biological reason for that (you can read more on why here). Because the fat that gathers around your middle can be so stubborn, many people find themselves fixating their workouts around toning their stomach. But according to …

Most highly paid programmers know Python. You can learn it via an online course for just $44.

Contrary to what <i>Silicon Valley</i> portrays, you’ll need more than drive and intelligence to land a high-paying job in the tech world. You’ll need to be …