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People Who Say These 5 Words Have Very Low Emotional Intelligence

They mean the exact opposite of what you think. But only emotionally intelligent people understand why.<p>The words hit me like a hurricane: "I know how you feel."<p>They're right there on pages 80 and 81 of my colleague Justin Bariso's new book about emotional intelligence. They're simple words, and …

Emotional Intelligence

Charles Manson Dies at 83; Wild-Eyed Leader of a Murderous Crew

Charles Manson, one of the most notorious murderers of the 20th century, who was very likely the most culturally persistent and perhaps also the most inscrutable, died on Sunday in a hospital in Kern County, Calif., north of Los Angeles. He was 83 and had been behind bars for most of his life.<p>The …

Crime

Twitter explains why Trump's account hasn't been suspended

Twitter for the first time is explaining why President Trump's tweets don't get pulled when they seem to at least skirt the site's rules. Short version: It's because he's the president.<p>In a blog post and series of tweets, the company said that it considers "a number of factors" in deciding whether …

Seven filthy food habits and how dirty they really are

<b>(CNN) —</b> Yum, who's hungry for a slice of cake loaded with bacteria? A chip dipped in both salsa and bacteria? Mmm, what about a piece of toast that just fell on the bacteria-covered floor?<p>Getting some bacteria with your food is the risk you take if you eat birthday cake after the candles have been …

Biomedicine

The 100 Most Scenic Restaurants in America, According to OpenTable

The restaurant reservations website's users helped compile this list of eateries with the best views.<p>Today, OpenTable released their list of the most …

Salt Lake City

TV sets are starting to disappear from American homes

Bye, box.<p>After years of insisting it wasn’t so, the TV Industrial Complex now admits that it’s contracting: The number of people paying for TV has been declining for several years.<p>But that’s not the only part of the TV world that’s shrinking: Actual TV sets are disappearing from homes, too.<p>After …

Televisions

The 7 Most Unique Restaurants in the World

Dining out can be fun and all (<i>Ooh</i>, look honey. They have a fish tank!), but we pretty much always know what to expect. That is, until we heard you …

‘Despacito’ singer Daddy Yankee becomes first Latino artist to reach No. 1 on Spotify

In 2004, the pulsating, intensely catchy beats of Daddy Yankee’s mostly Spanish song “Gasolina” hit dance clubs around the world, helping launch the Puerto Rican artist — and reggaeton — into the mainstream.<p>The song, and Daddy Yankee, “triggered the explosion of urban Latin music worldwide,” as one …

The Science of the Perfect Smile

Say, 'Optimal balance!"<p>From his disregard for people’s feelings to his literal axe-wielding, there’s a lot of evidence that Patrick Bateman is truly …

Psychology

Whole Foods stock rockets 28% on $13.7 billion Amazon takeover deal

Shares of Whole Foods Market rocketed 28 percent on Friday after Amazon said it plans to acquire the grocery store chain for $42 a share, in a deal …

eCommerce

With Lent almost over, here's why most religions fast

<b>(CNN) —</b> If you've been fighting off urges to reach for chocolate, alcohol or anything else you've given up for the last several weeks, take solace that -- for many practicing Christians -- this is the home stretch.<p>Easter is right around the corner, and the end of Lent abstinence and fasting is in …

Fasting

Robert Harward Turns Down Offer to Become President Trump's National Security Adviser

Retired Navy Vice Adm. Robert Harward has turned down an offer to become President Donald Trump's national security adviser, a White House official said on Thursday.<p>"It's purely a personal issue," Harward told The Associated Press on Thursday evening. "I'm in a unique position finally after being …

This device can make any pair of headphones wireless

'Jack' by Podo Labs is a Bluetooth adapter that can make your wired headphones wireless. All you need to do is plug your headphones in this device …

Tech Trends

Acting attorney general declares Justice Department won’t defend Trump’s immigration order

Acting Attorney General Sally Yates has ordered Justice Department lawyers not to defend challenges to President Trump’s immigration order temporarily banning entry into the United States for citizens of seven Muslim-majority countries and refugees from around the world, declaring in a memo Monday …

Immigration

Trump’s Immigration Ban Is Already Harming American Science

Iranian scientists have been a major boon to everything from Mars exploration to Ebola-fighting to advanced mathematics.<p>Samira Asgari had been preparing for the trip for months. She had just earned her Ph.D. from a Swiss university and was ready to start a postdoctoral fellowship at Brigham and …

Donald Trump’s Muslim Ban: Rihanna, Miley Cyrus & More React With Angry Tweets

Donald Trump signed an executive order Jan. 27 to ban refugees and citizens of seven predominantly Muslim countries. A-list stars like Miley Cyrus …

Ask Ethan: What Is Spacetime?

When it comes to understanding the Universe, there are a few things everyone’s heard of: Schrödinger’s cat, the Twin Paradox and E = mc^2. But despite being around for over 100 years now, General Relativity — Einstein’s greatest achievement — is largely mysterious to everyone from the general …

Physics

Why Londoners are standing in solidarity with the U.S. at the Women's March

LONDON — This Saturday tens of thousands of people are expected to take part in Women's Marches around the world to protest Donald Trump's first day …

9 vegan pizza recipes to amaze your squad at your next dinner party

One of the hardest things to give up when you go vegan is America’s favorite food: PIZZA. Like, seriously, millennials eat loads of pizza for a …

Read Donald Trump’s Full Victory Speech After He Won the Presidential Race

Donald Trump spoke to a crowd of his supporters at the New York Hilton in Midtown Manhattan early Wednesday morning after his stunning victory over …

Lyft says self-driving cars won't replace drivers' jobs, but they might make carpooling awkward

That could be the future of ride-hailing and carpooling, but that's a future Lyft is still a bit unsure about.<p>"When [self-driving car technology] becomes available and more widely adopted, I think that'll work for Lyft Line and I think that'll work for Lyft," Rob Farmer, a Lyft product manager, …

This CEO was a millionaire at 22, went nearly bankrupt, and now runs a $100 million business

Tomas Gorny's life is a true rags-to-riches story that should serve as an inspiration for any budding entrepreneur.<p>He arrived in the US from Poland in the '90s when he was only 20. Barely speaking any English, Gorny had to work part-time valet-parking and carpet-cleaning jobs during his first …

The 13 cities with the best work-life balance in the world

Using data from Swiss banking group UBS, the site compiled information on the biggest, most important cities globally, taking into account how many hours per week and per year people work as well as how many days holiday they take, before creating the ranking.<p>All 13 cities are in Europe, although …

EgyptAir flight data show smoke alerts before crash: Source

<b>(CNN) —</b> New clues emerged Friday about EgyptAir Flight 804, but there were no answers as to what caused the plane to go down in the Mediterranean Sea.<p>There were smoke alerts near the airliner cockpit early Thursday in the minutes before it crashed, according to flight data CNN obtained Friday from …

Airplanes

EgyptAir Jet From Paris to Cairo Crashed, French President Says

Search and recovery efforts were suspended for the night as Egyptian officials said Thursday that terrorism was more likely to blame than a mechanical failure for the disappearance of an EgyptAir flight en route from Paris to Cairo.<p>Speaking in Paris, French President François Hollande said that he …

Uber Teams Up With Real Estate Developer To Replace Car Ownership

About 90% of U.S. households own a car–but Uber wants to change that.<p>On Wednesday, Uber announced what it hopes will be the start of many local real estate partnerships designed to encourage residents to ditch their cars for ride-sharing and public transportation. This first partnership brings …

Real Estate

Federal Judge Quits to Join Facebook

In the latest sign of Facebook’s prestige and influence, the social network was able to lure a tech-savvy U.S. judge to step down from the bench and …