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Amazon is buying Whole Foods for $13.7 billion

Amazon is making a big bet on physical stores and the business of food.<p>The online retail giant announced Friday that is buying organic grocery chain Whole Foods (WFM) for $13.7 billion in cash. The deal values Whole Foods at $42 a share, 27% higher than where the stock was trading Thursday.<p>Amazon …

Wall Street

The 50 Most Beautiful Places in Africa

Home to 54 countries, Africa has something for everyone. From Algeria's bone-dry Sahara desert to South Africa's iconic urban skylines, the second-largest continent in the world, too, has landscapes as diverse as its animal kingdoms. Still not convinced? These 50 stunning locations should give you …

South Africa

Simplify your stock-picking process with these apps

Investing in the stock market made easy — that’s the goal of these apps, which make investing more convenient and help you keep tabs on the market updates. And you don’t have to be a finance whiz to work them.<p>Robinhood<p>Trade stocks without fees on Robinhood. After a quick registration, use Robinhood …

MLB Trade Rumors: Carlos Gonzalez back on the block

In a relatively slow day on the rumor mill, the Rockies' teardown could continue, and the Blue Jays aren't done making moves.<p><i>Every day this week</i> …

Mediterranean diet wins again, helps bones

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Mediterranean diet is well-known for its health benefits on your heart and waistline, but now your bones could benefit too, according to a new study published online by JAMA Internal Medicine.<p>In this study, researchers examined whether diet quality affects bone health in postmenopausal …

Are we more than molecules?

Novelists, poets and artists can help us to piece together the mystery of human consciousness, says Mark Haddon<p>My son’s nine-year-old friend Yahya said it most succinctly. Why is life in the first person?<p>We think. We feel. We are aware of ourselves and the world around us. We have consciousness. We …

Science Says Giving Up Facebook Will Make You Happier

<i>By Christine Schoenwald</i><p>I'm addicted to Facebook. I don't just go on there once or twice a day -- I'm <i>constantly</i> on there. Although I'm on Facebook a lot, there are many things I don't see on my feed, some things (and people) that I've blocked and other content that the Facebook algorithm has …

Social Media

New Horizons: Latest Pluto image offers glimpses of geology

At last! After spending 9.5 years traveling 3 billion miles to reach Pluto,<p>NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft has snapped an image of the dwarf planet that bears tantalizing hints of geologic features that will become clearer in the coming days.<p>Until now, little has been known about what the …

Solar System