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The most hurtful thing my wife ever said to me

Two years ago, my wife hurt me worse than she ever had before. Her big offense: She said something that wasn’t very nice.<p>My doctor had prescribed a new medication for a chronic illness, and it caused me to have some dramatic mood swings at first. I didn’t realize it was happening though. What was …

Here come the sons: Will Beatles' kids form own band?

Pop Culture News<p><i>UPDATED 7:10 a.m. ET:</i> James McCartney has clarified some of the statements he made to the BBC on his Facebook page, noting: "Well, looks like quite some attention being given to my BBC interview! Honestly, I was just thinking out loud about playing with Beatles family friends, …

18 Ways to Use WD-40 That Can Save You Lots of Time and Energy

Tons of people have a WD-40 can in their garage or under their kitchen cabinet, but not everybody really knows all of the amazing ways it can be …

The first Ford Mustang owner kept the car. It's now worth $350,000

DETROIT – Tom and Gail Wise disagreed about whether a broken-down car should be stored in a family garage for 27 years or sold for junk. He insisted they keep it because, he promised, one day he would find the time to fix the vehicle himself.<p>It was her skylight blue convertible Ford Mustang, …

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11 Foods You Should Never Try To Cook In An Instant Pot

Let these Instant Pot recipe developers save you from yourself.<p>The Instant Pot is arguably the greatest kitchen appliance of all time. Anyone who doesn’t believe that can fight me … except for world champion boxer/kitchen appliance pitchman George Foreman.<p>The reason the electronic multi-cooker is …

Julia Roberts looks stunning with blond hair — see her new look!

Her new, blond shade is perfect for summer.<p>Julia Roberts is trying out life as a blonde!<p>The actress, 50, showed off a new, much lighter hairstyle recently while promoting her latest project, the Amazon Prime series “Homecoming.”<p>Her honey-colored waves with platinum highlights popped against her …

Tom Cruise takes James Corden on harrowing and hilarious skydiving adventure

The 'Late Late Show' host went on an almost-impossible mission with the "Mission Impossible" star.<p>James Corden has recently had a few laughs at Tom Cruise's expense over the star's choice to take on some truly death-defying stunts for "Mission Impossible - Fallout," even downplaying a particularly …

This 6-in-1 iPhone Lens Kit Will Transform The Way You Take Photos

No matter how much Apple improves the iPhone camera, with a flat lens you’ll always be handicapped by the fixed focal length and aperture. Give your …

Mobile Photography

Top 10 Mafia Leaders Who Not Murdered and Died Normal Deaths

We all have heard about the mafia, and a lot of us have somewhat of a fascination with the lives of mafia members. And when we think about them, we …

SanDisk Extreme Portable SSD is a pocket storage powerhouse

SanDisk's speedy new rugged SSD is water-resistant and comes in capacities up to 2TB.<p>Sarah Tew, CNET's photographer here in New York, shoots tons of products for me. But rarely have I seen her as excited about a product as San Disk's new Extreme Portable SSD.<p>That's because the 38.9-gram Extreme …

Why you should get a burner phone number, even if you aren't a spy

Apps make it easy to create a second number.<p>The first time you heard of a burner phone—a cheap prepaid mobile intended for temporary use—was probably while watching a crime drama. But an extra cell phone comes in handy even when you operate on the right side of the law.<p>A second number can help you …

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Can Hugh Hefner’s 26-year-old son convince his generation that Playboy is sexy? - The Washington Post

By Lavanya Ramanathan<p>Lavanya Ramanathan<p>Features reporter<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Cooper Hefner has his father’s translucent skin and mischievous smile, which stretches across his face like a flat line. He’s lankier but has the same eyes, impenetrable bits of brown seaglass below that high forehead. “He …

Jim Gaffigan jokes his 5 kids don't exactly love 'special daddy and me time'

Comedian Jim Gaffigan said when he returns from life on the road he's sure to carve out special one-on-one time with each of his five kids.<p>In his upcoming comedy special, <i>Noble Ape</i>, Gaffigan, 51, shared that this often means multitasking. Gaffigan's children include sons Jack, 12, Michael, 7, and …

The 29 most rewatchable movies of all time

They are the movies that you stop everything to watch, can get sucked into even if it's halfway through, and know every single line of.<p>These are the best rewatchable movies.<p>From Steven Spielberg classics, like "Jaws" and "Raiders of the Lost Ark," to romantic comedies, such as "How to Lose a Guy in …

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The best spy shows and movies to watch if you miss “The Americans”

FX’s Cold War spy drama, <i>The Americans—</i>one of the best TV dramas of the decade—is no more. It aired its final episode on May 30. The days and weeks after a show of such high caliber ends are a time for mourning, reflection, and, of course, searching for another show or movie that reminds us of …

Breathtaking Colorized Photos Show the Horror of the War in the Pacific During World War II

Stunning photos of the US Army during the War in the Pacific have been brought to life through vivid colorization. The breathtaking images capture …

World War II

9 actors who bailed from their own sequels, and the reasons why

They won't be back.<p>Not every actor wants to return to the scene of a former triumph/crime. Here are nine who decided one was enough...<p>1. Keanu Reeves, <i>Speed 2: Cruise Control</i><p>As the fifth highest grossing film of 1994, a <i>Speed</i> follow-up was a no-brainer for 20th Century Fox. Director Jan de Bont …

The Sullivan brothers - The Washington Post

May 10, 2018<p>The Sullivan brothers<p>After the Pearl Harbor attack, the five Sullivan brothers insisted on fighting and serving together on the same ship. In one battle, their parents lost an entire family, and the country's reaction changed draft rules forever. Listen to this episode of "Retropod" to …

Televangelist/condo salesman Jim Bakker: Ozarks are safest place to live during the apocalypse

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — Televangelist Jim Bakker is trying to sell condos and cabins at his Morningside development near Branson.<p>To sweeten his sales pitch, Bakker — who spent five years in prison after being convicted of fraud in 1989 — claimed that the Ozark mountains in southwest Missouri are the …

Chinese Robocalls Bombarding The U.S. Are Part Of An International Phone Scam

If you live in a part of the country that has a large Chinese immigrant population, you may have recently received a robocall in Mandarin — or even several of them. The calls seem to be blanketing certain phone exchanges without regard to the national origin of the recipients. Presumably, this is …

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U.S. firms, debt could be China's targets if U.S. plays hardball on trade

In a looming trade war between the world's two largest economies, American companies in China may have a bull's-eye on their backs.<p>The Trump administration is pushing China to cut its trade surplus with the United States by $200 billion by the end of 2020 and give up policies that favor domestic …

China

'Avengers: Infinity War': Why you shouldn't freak out about that death toll (spoilers!)

<b>SPOILER ALERT! The following contains details about the ending of Avengers: Infinity War. Stop reading now if you don't want to know.</b><p><b>...</b><p><b>...</b><p><b>Seriously, if you haven't seen the movie yet, this is your last chance to bail. Don't say we didn't warn you.</b><p><b>...</b><p><b>...</b><p>Hey, kids, let’s have a talk about …

How to Delete Books from Kindle

The Amazon Kindle may be a great way to carry hundreds of books at the same time, but no version of it has unlimited memory. This guide explains how …

Riding the historic Grand Canyon train: cowboys, bandits and elk

A Grand Canyon Railway locomotive awaits passengers for the morning run from Williams, Ariz. to the Grand Canyon's South Rim. Trevor Hughes, USA TODAY<p>The rising sun shines through an empty Grand Canyon Railway car awaiting passengers for the morning run from Williams, Ariz. to the Grand Canyon's …

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Helen Hunt says a 'Mad About You' reboot would be 'the dream'

Same!<p>What’s old is new again, especially when it comes to '90s TV shows.<p>Successful revivals of old-school series such as “Roseanne,” “Will & Grace” and “Full House” keep cropping up left and right — with no sign of stopping. And if Helen Hunt has any say in it, “Mad About You” will be the next …

Stephen Hawking 'predicted end of world' days before he died

Professor Stephen Hawking's ashes will be interred close to the remains of another of Britain's greatest physicists, Sir Isaac Newton, in Westminster …

Why Mark Zuckerberg Should Read “A Tree Grows in Brooklyn”

“A Tree Grows in Brooklyn,” Betty Smith’s 1943 novel, is not often thought of as a spy story, but, in a section three-quarters of the way through, that’s what it becomes—and one with contemporary resonances, at that. It’s 1916, and Francie Nolan, who’s just been laid off from her sweatshop job …

Coffee Drinkers Need Cancer Warning, Judge Rules, Giving Sellers the Jitters

Coffee sellers are mulling how to fight a California judge’s ruling that would require the beverage to be branded with cancer warning labels.<p>The National Coffee Association, whose members include Starbucks and Dunkin’ Donuts, said in a statement on Thursday that it was “currently considering all of …

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Stormy Daniels Scores '60 Minutes' Its Highest Ratings In Nearly A Decade

The look at Donald Trump's alleged affair drew more viewers than his big post-election interview.<p>“60 Minutes” viewers are more interested in alleged sex scandals involving President Donald Trump than they once were in his thoughts about winning the election ― or so the Nielsen ratings released …

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