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You’ll Never Regret Painting Your Entire House in This Color

Take your neutrals game up a notch by painting your entire home in an unexpected hue. Our favorite of the moment is Farrow & Ball Pale Powder (No. …

11 new Gmail features, how they work, and when you'll get them

There's plenty to like about the new Gmail.<p>Google on Wednesday announced a brand new Gmail. Well, not brand new, but the company took the Gmail we all know and (maybe) love, added a ton of new features and overhauled the design.<p>By my count there are 11 new features in Gmail, some of which you can …

A stunning discovery about the start of the universe

<b>(CNN) —</b> For millennia, humans have sat under a clear midnight sky and marveled at the spectacle emblazoned across the heavens. The stars seem eternal, as if they have always been there. But there's just one problem.<p>It isn't so.<p>The universe was once entirely dark, with nary a light anywhere …

Universe

There’s something very hard heading towards Uranus, scientists believe

Scientists have long suspected it, but there is something very, very hard near Uranus – rains of solid diamonds to be precise.<p>Stanford researchers …

Heartburn drugs tied to increased risk of early death, study says

<b>(CNN) —</b> At prescription strength, proton-pump inhibitors are associated with a potential 25% increased risk of early death from any cause, suggests new research published Monday in the British Medical Journal Open.<p>This study did not examine over-the-counter proton-pump inhibitors or particular …

Biomedicine

Black Frame Showers – Sophisticated With Modern Industrial Flair

The showers that have black frames have a very distinctive look. They are defined by clean lines and a certain level of industrial beauty combined …

25 Phenomenal Industrial Style Living Room Designs With Brick Walls

Industrial living room design typically comprise of high roofs, uncovered walls and flooring. To accomplish industrial look in your living room you …

Tool Storage Wall Cabinet

By Jamison RantzTool storage is a necessity in any shop. While storage is great, accessible storage is even better. That’s why I designed this tool …

Verizon's Hum connected car gadget is now a teen driver's worst nightmare

Hum, the aftermarket connected car add-on from Verizon, is about to get a little less friendly to the younger drivers in the household. An update rolling out later this month will enable geofencing and speed alert features, which are exactly what they sound like: a car's owner will be able to get …

Koenigsegg Designs The World's Most Expensive Car Key

The key fob for a number of high-end vehicles can often cause a bit of a stir. That's because there's potentially big money being spent on these …

Taking stock of Obama's promises: speech idealisms fall short of reality

The return to Saudi Arabia on Monday of the 104th detainee left languishing in Guantánamo Bay marks a concerted scramble to shore up Barack Obama’s legacy as he gives his final State of the Union address to Congress this week.<p>Seven years ago this month, in freezing conditions on the steps outside …

U.S. Dept. of Energy

Where to Ski This El Niño Winter

After months of speculation, El Niño has arrived—and it’s poised to be one of the strongest on record. Resorts throughout the U.S. West have been hammered by powerful storms that have produced the best early-season conditions they’ve seen in years.<p>The question is, Where to ski? Look no further. …

Skiing

Hollywood’s Christmas is being ruined by unprecedented leaks

Tarantino’s <i>The Hateful Eight</i> and Alejandro González Iñárritu's <i>The Revenant</i> starring Leonardo DiCaprio have already leaked online ahead of their Christmas Day openings. Two blockbuster films joined by a list of titles leaked this week including <i>Creed</i>, <i>Legend</i>, <i>In the Heart of the Sea</i>, <i>Joy</i>, <i>Steve Jobs</i>,</i> …

24 Meaty Pasta Dishes to Get You Through Winter

They're practically begging to kick it with you by the fire.<p>Sometimes you just want the works: A hefty bowl of pasta with the heartiest meat sauce you can dream up. That's what these 24 pastas, from ragù and bolognese to stroganoff and lasagna, are here for. Let them kick it with you by the fire …

Cooking

Police used taser on Texas city councilman as he was kneeling on ground

Prairie View City Councilman Jonathan Miller was kneeling on the ground when the taser struck his back, electric shocks that made him scream in pain as his muscles tensed and then went into spasms.<p>"I just stiffened up, started shaking, almost convulsing," the 26-year-old Miller said Tuesday in an …

The management tool Amazon employees hate could be coming to your company

Who doesn’t enjoy a good round of brutal criticism? A lot of former Amazon employees, apparently.<p>In a deep dive into the corporate culture fostered at internet mega-retailer Amazon by founder Jeff Bezos, the New York Times reports on a piece of management software that is particularly controversial …

Corporate Culture

A Western student went to North Korea to study and he describes what it was like

Alessandro Ford, the first Westerner allowed to study in North Korea, is opening up about his experience living in the totalitarian dictatorship.<p>From August to December 2014, Ford was enrolled at Pyongyang’s Kim Il-sung University where he stayed in a dorm with about 90 foreign students, most of …

Crispy baked chicken wings with blue cheese dressing - TODAY.com

Today<p>Do you love chicken but don't want to be stuck in the kitchen prepping and cooking? Lucky for you, TODAY is teaming up with celebrity chefs to make things simpler for you. This week, TODAY is launching a cooking series titled "Super Simple Chicken: The Only Recipes You'll Ever Need," which …

The astonishing rise of the world's most notorious drug lord

It's been a long road to notoriety for Sinaloa cartel kingpin Joaquín Guzmán Loera, aka "El Chapo" or "Shorty." The world's most notorious drug lord pulled off an extraordinary escape from the nation's highest-security prison — his second jailbreak in the past two decades — embarrassing Mexican …

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Marketing

Witness the Most Incredible LaFerrari Burnout You'll Ever See

That plus donuts, drifts, and intoxicating engine noise.<p>Our comrades at <i>Road & Track</i> rounded up ten of their favorite videos from the Goodwood Festival of Speed earlier today, but they saved the best for last.<p>This video is a little behind the scenes at the top of Lord March's driveway where …

Supercars

A Table Saw that Flips Over to Become a Miter Saw

You could say this tool is a cut above, and also a cut below<p>During Core77's Festool trip in Germany, our hosts brought us to a massive power tool …

20 Dad Jokes Phil Dunphy Would Be Proud Of

Don't Make Another Hamburger: This Steak Salad is a Better Use of Your Grill

<i>Salad shouldn't be an obligation or an afterthought—and it doesn't always have to be kale, either. Every other Thursday, Elizabeth Stark from Brooklyn Supper will help you make salads you actually want to eat.</i><p><i>Today: Embracing summer cookouts but not in the mood for another burger? This steak salad,</i> …

Here are the 3 high-tech vehicles vying to replace the Humvee

Earlier this year, the US Army announced the three finalists for the massive contract to replace the iconic Humvee, which has been in service for almost three decades.<p>Oshkosh Corporation, defense contractor Lockheed Martin, and Humvee-maker AM General each delivered 22 prototypes of their Joint …

How to Build This DIY Workbench

Smart design. Solid construction. On this workbench, you can build anything.<p>A DIY workbench can be utilitarian and thrown together or it can be beautifully handcrafted. Both can function about the same, but it's more likely the latter example will be a pleasure to use and to own.<p>When <i>Popular</i> …

Woodworking

Latest GDP Report Proves that Obama is Purposefully Destroying America

I told you so. Forget Islamic State. Forget Al Queda. Forget Putin. Forget China.<p>The worst threat to America is Barack Hussein Obama.<p>I’ve screamed from the highest mountains for almost seven long years that we have a drug dealer in the White House. Obama is dive-bombing our nation’s …