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Can CBD Really Make Everything in Your Life Better?

Everyone seems to be vaping oils and drinking CBD tinctures these days. Here's what to know before you try.<p>You’ve probably heard the term “CBD” before. From bud and vape oils to bath bombs and body lotions, everything is getting infused with the stuff. Cannabidiol—its real name—is said to relieve …

Cannabis

Thai cave rescue: water pumps failed just after last boy escaped

The rescue operation to free the last of the 12 boys and their football coach from a Thailand cave could have been a disaster, divers have revealed, with water pumps draining the area failing just hours after the last boy had been evacuated.<p>Divers and rescue workers were still more than 1.5km …

Scuba Diving

Brazil is taking an 'extreme measure' to confront crime in Rio — the first time it's done so since the country's dictatorship fell

Brazilian President Michel Temer signed a decree on Friday giving the military control of public-security duties in Rio de Janeiro state until the end of the year, amid spiraling violence in the state and the city of the same name.<p>The military has been deployed to Rio several times in recent years, …

Black Panther's Post-Credits Scenes, Explained (Spoilers)

<i>Spoilers for Black Panther below!</i><p>Continuing Marvel's ten year tradition of post-credits stingers and teases for upcoming movies, <i>Black Panther</i> included two end credits scenes.<p>With the movie out in the UK and hitting worldwide this week, it's time to talk about them.<p><b>This is your last warning: If you</b> …

39 kids' games and quizzes to try on Google Home

Kids love chatting with Google Assistant. A big reason for that is its growing library of games, quizzes and other playful content. In fact, many of these experiences are specifically designed for young children and their families. Here's a list of kid-friendly fun you can ask Google to serve up …

Google Assistant

The Latest: 40-year commitment for girl in Slender Man case

WAUKESHA, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on the sentencing hearing for one of two Wisconsin girls who stabbed a classmate to win favor with fictional horror character Slender Man (all times local):<p>3:55 p.m.<p>A judge has sentenced a Wisconsin girl to the maximum 40 years in a mental hospital for stabbing a …

Crime

Fake Celebrity Porn Is Taking Over The Internet And No One Is Safe

As if we needed more evidence that we’re living in an episode of <i>Black Mirror</i>, a new technology now allows users to face-swap porn stars with their …

Fallayage is a thing and brunettes will love this trend

Balayage and ombre have been owning the hairstyle trend spotlight since 2015, it's been years and we literally can't get enough of it. May that be …

Hairstyling

10 Australian Scifi Movies You Need to Watch

When someone says “Australian science fiction movie,” thoughts immediately and inevitably turn to <i>Mad Max</i>—if not George Miller’s insanely influential …

12 Completely Random Facts That Will Make You Say "Ohhh Wow, Didn't Know That"

We could've lived in a world with an animated Harry Potter movie!

Art Basel Opens in Miami Beach: Pictures

Art Basel

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How To Set Up A Turntable Properly

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Snow Globe Nails: Proof 2017 Is Not Done Yet, Because Random Beauty Trends Are Still Here

Because 2017 was the year of trends.<p>After Tinsel lashes and the innovative decking of eyebrows, it seems there’s even more opportunity to go all out …

Beauty

11 Succulent Mussel Dishes to Try Right Now

Mussels can easily be an afterthought next to more fanciful seafood options like oysters and crabs. But the plump, briny bivalves can make for just as tasty a meal — often at an affordable price.<p>The most traditional way to enjoy mussels is steamed in a broth of white wine, shallots, butter and …

Mussels

Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from "Steamy Crime Movies from the 1970s" to "Period Pieces About Royalty Based on Real Life".<p>The genres, based on a complicated algorithm that uses reams of data about users' viewing habits to recommend exactly …

Could This LG Home Theatre Setup Stop You From Going Out to Movies For Good?

Between the stunning resolution and razor sharp design, LG’s latest OLED TV will simply spoil you. Trust us. We tried one on for size and home …

Dolby Atmos

"PB & J Hair" Is the Newest Color Trend Taking Over Instagram (and Your Lunchbox)

There doesn't need to be a cafeteria food fight for your favorite nostalgic snack to jump out of your lunchbox and onto your hair . . . just ask the folks rocking the new color trend, "peanut butter and jelly hair."<p>Maryland-based stylist and rainbow hair enthusiast Megan Schipani coined the phrase …

Hair

81 Fun Facts That'll Make Everyone You Know Say "I Never Knew That!"

The voice of Mickey Mouse and the voice of Minnie Mouse got married in real life!<p>1. German chocolate cake is named after a guy named Sam German, <i>not</i> the country.<p>2. Almost as many people were killed by guillotine in Nazi Germany as in the French Revolution.<p>3. The creature that kills the most people …

Extremely Rare Case in US as Woman Gets Pregnant While Already Pregnant

1 woman. 2 babies. 4 parents.<p>An extremely rare case of a woman becoming pregnant while already pregnant has occurred in the US, with a mother …

Pregnancy

Here's how eating sugar affects your body and brain

In the late 1960s, a food industry group called the Sugar Research Foundation paid three Harvard researchers $6,500 (about $50,000 today) to discount research that increasingly showed links between sugar and heart disease and to point the blame at fat instead, according to an analysis of historical …

Pakistani bride kills 17 in botched plot to kill husband

MULTAN, Pakistan – Pakistani police say they have arrested a newly married woman on murder charges after she poisoned her husband’s milk and it inadvertently killed 17 other people.<p>District police chief Sohail Habib Tajak said Wednesday a judge has allowed police to question the woman for two weeks.<p>…

Museum of Illusions in Vienna: Pictures

Anti-gravity

Here are a few marijuana tech gadgets for your home and kitchen

Some people take their weed very seriously. LendEDU recently conducted a poll of 1,000 legal marijuana users, asking them about their spending …

5 Best Sephora Shampoos For Thinning Hair That Won’t Break The Bank

Thinning hair is one thing many women may find themselves dealing with for a variety of reasons. According to the American Academy of Dermatology, …

5 Homemade Remedies for Hair Growth and Why They Work

Physical looks matter to an everyone whether they choose to express it or not. Everyone is born with a flaw; some can be fixed while other you just …

Hair Care

Women who dye their hair ‘are at greater risk of breast cancer’

People shouldn’t dye their hair more than six times a year if they want to avoid cancer, a surgeon has claimed.<p>Professor Kefah Mokbel, a breast …

I Tried the New Hair Dryer That Everyone’s Buzzing About

I’ve recently found giving myself a Dry Bar-inspired blow out in the comfort of my own bathroom gives me great joy. Not only does it make me feel …

SNL host Gal Gadot makes heroic entrance in new promos

As Gal Gadot prepares to make her <i>Saturday Night Live</i> debut, she’s breaking down walls — literally.<p>The <i>Wonder Woman</i> star will host the season’s second …