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Tillerson fails to win over key GOP senators

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President-elect Donald Trump's choice for secretary of state, Rex Tillerson, is facing resistance from a notable quarter -- Republican Sen. Marco Rubio.<p>Rubio -- who refused to say if he would vote for Tillerson after a day of testimony -- pressed the former ExxonMobil CEO hard …

Donald Trump

‘It Really Does Get Into Your Head.’ The Election, Through the Eyes of Teenage Girls.

They are too young to vote, but old enough to follow the news. For teenage girls, this gender bomb of an election is happening just as they are starting to form their identities as young women.<p>Hillary Clinton has campaigned with a rah-rah message for girls: “Yes, you can be anything you want — even …

Asus may have created the ultimate Surface Pro 4 clone

BERLIN — At this point, practically every major computer maker has cloned the Surface Pro, further validating Microsoft's 2-in-1 tablet-laptop vision.<p>…

Gear & Gadgets

I’ve sold all my CDs. Can I live without those cracked plastic cases of magic and memories?

Mine was a collection gathered over years, rich with personal significance – but no one really needs two copies of the same Hot Hot Heat album<p>For sale. 937 CDs. No longer played. Hemingway himself might have shed a tear at the heartbreaking story unfolding in my living room last week. A lifetime’s …

Here's How to Help the 106-Year-Old Woman Who Danced With the Obamas

Thousands of people were touched by a video of a 106-year-old woman who visited the White House and danced with the Obamas, and now, they can give …

The White House

Featured Shop: Phoebe & Egg

Some kids play with dolls; some play with doll clothes. For decades, Lisa Press, who grew up turning her mother’s sewing scraps into one-of-a-kind wardrobes (for people and playthings alike), fell into the latter camp. It was only after she’d spent years designing clothing for her daughters’ dolls …

A Cure for PTSD?

Among the most frustrating aspects of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is the poor recovery rate of those who suffer, often for years or even decades.<p>The Department of Veterans Affairs -- VA -- has approved several methods of treating the stubborn, disabling psychological and physiological …

The 13 Coolest Nail Ideas for Spring 2016

French tips 2.0, precious metals and pastel prints<p>From precious metals and silver sparkles to pastel prints and French tips 2.0, these fresh takes on colors and nail art at the Spring shows are getting us in the mood to move away from our go-to nudes and reds.

Don't quit your 9-5 job and travel the globe until you read this couple's story

We've heard about so many people quitting their boring office jobs to travel the world and become Instagram sensations. And we've grown incredibly …

Employment

The Most Luxurious Vacation Homes Around the Globe

Live like a rock star (if only for a long weekend) in these impressive rentals.<p>Live like a rock star (if only for a long weekend) in these impressive rentals.

Vacation Homes

Huge ritual monument found hidden near Stonehenge

The super-henge of Durrington Walls has been hiding a secret for thousands of years: a row of 90 massive standing stones<p>A huge ritual monument which dates from the time of Stonehenge has been discovered hidden under the bank of a nearby stone-age enclosure.<p>Durrington Walls, a roundish ‘super-henge’ …

21 Health Tricks To Teach Your Body

Whether it’s curing a throat tickle, resolving your headache in minutes or experiencing supersonic hearing, these 21 tricks are proven methods of …

Michigan State University

How to Make Solar-Infused Herbal Oils

These dog days of summer when the weather is hot, the children are restless and we all start to think about the fall are a great time to make herbal …

Slow Cookers

Medical marijuana: A veteran's plea for support

The Department of Veteran Affairs estimates that more than 256,820 veterans who served over the last 12 years suffer from post-traumatic stress …