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Video Evidence Proves That Betsy DeVos Might Be the Dumbest Person in Trump’s Cabinet

If the fate of the world rested on Education Secretary Betsy DeVos’ ability to answer a question about anything from elementary-level math to what …

Donald Trump

China's social credit system has blocked people from taking 11 million flights and 4 million train trips

China's social credit system has blocked people from taking 11.14 million flights and 4.25 million high-speed train trips.<p>The numbers, from the end of April, were included in a report by China's state-run news outlet Global Times, but it is unclear what offenses those targeted in the travel ban …

Train Travel

Frailty is not inevitable in old age for those with a healthy heart, scientists find

Frailty is not inevitable in old age, scientists believe after, finding that people with a healthy heart do not succumb to weakness in later life.<p>New research has shown that older people with very low risk of heart disease also have very little frailty, raising the possibility it is preventable.<p>The …

High Blood Pressure

Texas lieutenant governor blames abortions and violent video games for school shootings, but not guns

<b>(CNN) —</b> Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick on Sunday said school shootings aren't happening because of an issue with guns. Rather, he blamed the tragedies on a litany of other reasons, including abortions and violent video games.<p>Patrick praised Gov. Greg Abbott's plans for a roundtable discussion on how to …

Law Enforcement

New NRA president blames school shootings on Ritalin, violent movies

The National Rifle Association‘s incoming president is blaming the latest deadly school shooting on youngsters “steeped in a culture of …

Guns

18 iPhone Tips That'll Make You Seem Like A Phone Wizard

Holy shit! These are legit.

IPhone 8

7 Gmail tips every emailer should know

Want to quietly opt out of an email chain or take back that pathetic note to your ex? Gmail can help.<p>Google overhauled Gmail with a new look and a host of new features including Smart Compose, and you can get the new Gmail right now. While the new additions are appreciated, Gmail has a number of …

Apps

Rookie teacher had sex with student, 17, three times

A rookie teacher has allegedly been caught with her hand in the cookie jar.Elizabeth Flint, 21, whose social media profiles are littered with raunchy …

Crime

A mix of Viagra and the flu vaccine could treat cancer

A mix of Viagra and the flu vaccine could treat cancer: Bizarre cocktail is now being tested in humans after reducing the disease by 90% in</b> …

Immunotherapy

Bill Gates says Trump asked the difference between HIV and HPV

The billionaire Microsoft founder also said it was "kind of scary how much he knew about my daughter's appearance."<p>President Donald Trump made “scary” observations about the appearance of Bill Gates’ daughter and asked if HPV and HIV were the same thing, the billionaire philanthropist said in video …

Donald Trump

Caution: Dua Lipa's Bikinigrams Are So Sexy, They'll Blow Your Mind

It comes with little to no surprise that Dua Lipa isn't afraid to slip into a bikini, especially given her abs of steel. When she's taking a break from her world tour, the British pop star posts multiple bikinigrams on Instagram to showcase her impeccable style — complete with an enviable array of …

Dua Lipa

Woman caught on camera pooping on floor at Tim Hortons and throwing it at employee

A woman was caught on camera defecating on the floor of a Tim Hortons restaurant in Canada and then throwing her excrement at an employee, according to surveillance footage and authorities.<p>The woman, whose name has not been released, was arrested by Royal Canadian Mounted Police in Langley, British …

Tim Hortons

Teen develops 'wet lung' after vaping for just 3 weeks

<b>(CNN) —</b> An 18-year-old woman working as a hostess in a rural Pennsylvania restaurant decided to try e-cigarettes, perhaps another of the innumerable bistro workers hoping to calm frayed nerves with a smoke -- or in this case, a vape.<p>This hostess, though, paid an unusual price for her e-cig use, …

Public Health

Looking like a mug: pictures of the most memorable criminals in the US

<b>A new collection of mugshots from America’s most unforgettable looking criminals has been released.</b><p>Among the pics of the budding supermodels are …

Pics

Don't Be Fooled by These 11 Sexy Lingerie Sets — They're All on Amazon and Under $13

Everyone deserves something lacy every once in a while. If you're on the hunt for lingerie that's both sexy and affordable, we've got you covered. Amazon has all sorts of pretty options, and we rounded up our favorite designs for under $13. With prices this low, you can stock up. You obviously …

Clothing

The Definitive Guide: How to Value a Stock

Investors need to have several tools in their toolbox when it comes to properly valuing stocks.<p>Investors who want to sport market-beating returns …

Investing

What Is CBD Oil And Why Are People So Into It? A Guide

Let’s break down the, um, highs — and the lows — of Cannabidiol.<p>That’s the promise of <b>CBD</b>, a cannabis compound that’s been found to alleviate pain and even clear common skin conditions. So just what does CBD promise? Does it actually work? And will it cause you to fail a drug test? Let’s break down …

Cannabis

The oil market is about to get scary

Fasten your seat belts. Dramatic swings in the oil market may soon become the norm.<p>After a prolonged period of low prices and relative calm, oil watchers arepredicting a surge of volatility following President Trump's decision to reimpose sanctions on Iran. Crude has spiked 19% this year, to prices …

Oil

How Some Are Using a Pill to Become Smarter

What if you could simply take a pill that would instantly make you more intelligent? One that would enhance your cognitive capabilities including …

The Brain

The Boston Dynamics bipedal robot can run now

You can run, but it doesn't matter, because so can your pursuer.<p>Atlas is the latest in a line of advanced humanoid robots we are developing. Atlas' …

Robotics

Lil Tay’s Videos Got Her Mom Fired from Her Real Estate Job

The nine-year-old Instagram star loves making fun of people who are poorer than her.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE Canada</i>.<p>The mother of Lil Tay—a tiny, foul-mouthed kid with a penchant for making it rain for her 1.7 million Instagram followers—has been fired from her job at a Vancouver …

Real Estate

17 Hot Videos from the Women We Love

Featuring Emilia Clarke, Chrissy Teigen, Kate Upton, Rihanna and more.<p>These are the sexiest women alive, from yesterday and years past, featuring Kate Beckinsale, Alexandra Daddario, Kate Upton, and more. Watch their Esquire-exclusive videos and read their stories here.<p>1. Alexandra Daddario<p>"A guy …

Alexandra Daddario

Winners of the 2018 SoCal Cannabis Cup

We’re ready to announce the winners of the 2018 World Cannabis Cup. Every entry was submitted by winners of previous cannabis cups. This list is …

Cannabis

A New Study Could Explain Why Some Guys Get Grey Hair Early

Those silver strands could have nothing to do with age.<p>Why do some guys go grey in their 20s, while others reach their 40s without a single silver strand in sight? We know that genetics play a role in the greying process, but scientists still haven't pinpointed the exact reason some guys become …

Immune System

How to understand Stephen Hawking's final paper. Or at least try

It all started with a Big Bang. But then what?<p>Renowned theoretical astrophysicist Stephen Hawking had been trying to answer that and other questions …

Quantum Mechanics

The very best news bloopers from April, because we all need a good laugh

We all make mistakes, these are just broadcast live on TV.<p>The good YouTubers over at News Be Funny posted the best news bloopers of April, and the …

Swimming Pools

Czech Brewer Mocks #MeToo, Calling It a ‘Pathological Campaign’

A social media posting by a major Czech brewery that appeared to mock the #MeToo movement has prompted strong reactions, drawing praise, criticism and some soul-searching on sexism in this former communist republic.<p>The Facebook post by the Bernard Brewery in Humpolec, about an hour’s journey from …

Feminism

My Secret for Drinking Less | GQ

Puff, puff, take a pass on the beer.<p>Let me start by saying that I love drinking very much, in a healthy and measured and prudent way. I love a glass of wine with dinner or in the shower. I love the bracing chill of a tequila soda as it travels down my esophagus. I don’t like beer but prefer it to …

Alcohol

Of Course Trump Lied About Stormy Daniels

He lies about everything.<p>A conversation on Fox News Wednesday between Trump flunky Sean Hannity and Trump flunky Rudolph Giuliani broke news unexpectedly when Giuliani let slip that Donald Trump had repaid his attorney Michael Cohen for the $130,000 paid to Stormy Daniels, the porn star who says …

Donald Trump