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Washington (CNN) — There was a time when Republicans were eager to have Eric Holder gone from the Justice Department. That time isn't now. GOP lawmakers began calling for the attorney general's resignation
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International issues have come front and center. Two days after signing the Senate GOP’s letter to Iranian leadership Monday, Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul found himself stretching to square his past statements
We are more than just a pretty face. It turns out the shape, size and even colour of our looks can relay some very important information about our personalities, health and sexuality. David Robson investigates.
When you're visiting a place you know nothing about, you're bound to get some stuff wrong. But that doesn't mean every decision you make has to be a bad one. And to help ensure that you at least have smooth
Nearly 35 years ago, John Lennon and Yoko Ono posed for their Double Fantasy album cover. The resulting image, by photographer Kishin Shinoyama, was taken during one of the couple’s last photo shoots John’s
In the wake of mass layoffs of photographers from major news organizations like the Chicago Sun Times and Sports Illustrated, the National Press Photographers Association (NPPA) wanted to find out whether
If Apple’s rise depended on the standard Steve Jobs clichés, what are we to make of its dominance now? Time to revisit—and correct—the myth. Wunderkind. Jerk. Innovator. Tyrant. (All of the above.) Even
Patience Mthunzi is off to the TED conference in the Canadian city of Vancouver this week hoping, among other things, to raise money for a project that could lead to medicines being delivered via laser
In an excerpt from her new book, best-selling author Gretchen Rubin explains how to schedule habit change into your daily routine. The Strategy of Scheduling, of setting a specific, regular time for an
Empirically investigating brushes with the afterlife Near-death experiences have gotten a lot of attention lately. The 2014 movie Heaven Is for Real, about a young boy who told his parents he had visited
Winter is finally lifting across the US north-east. For Vermont, that means an end to a bitterly deep freeze – and the annual start to maple sugaring season. At Slopeside Syrup, in Richmond, the trees
I've been struggling to get back in shape after chemo. Since being diagnosed with Hodgkin Lymphoma (Stage IV) in late 2011, my life changed. Beyond the psychological and emotional consequences of how affected
Cutting down sugar in your diet may be one of the best actions you can take to improve your health and your weight. Here are four steps to help you cut down sugar in your diet. You'll want to follow the
Let’s start with a short personality test. For each of the following dimensions, indicate the extent to which each of the following words describes you, with a 5 indicating “very much so” and a 1 indicating
Some scientists claim that new discoveries have proved free will is an illusion. Nonsense, says Julian Baggini Whenever you read stories about identical twins separated at birth, they tend to follow the
From chicken pot pie and classic Caesar salad to brownies and cookies. We've rounded up 24 basic recipes that everyone should know how to cook, from a pot of rice to pot roast. Master these, and you'll
“I feel like a real New Yorker now,” said the singer Prachi Gupta April 25, 2013 7:49pm (UTC) Three-time Grammy Award winning Canadian singer-songwriter Michael Bublé made an appearance at New York City's
Over a century of photographic history on one poster. Time travel back to 1950 with a Best Buy circular and you basically blow minds with every page. Flatscreen TVs? Crazy. Computers? Crazy. Smartphones?
New neuroscience study sets out to explain why in some respects music offers the same sort of pleasure as a really good thriller. The love affair between music and neuroscience just keeps going and going.
Dense and chocolatey, gooey in the center and crisp around the edges. Not sure if you were thinking about making brownies this weekend, but it's the right thing to do. These brownies were a popular order