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24-Year-Old Becomes First Woman to Lead an Infantry Platoon in U.S. Marine Corps History

First Lieutenant Marina Hierl is breaking barriers in the United States Marines Corps, recently becoming the first and only woman to lead an infantry …

Military

Riots on the streets of Buenos Aires after Argentina votes against legalising abortion

The streets of Buenos Aires transformed into a fire-filled riot after Argentina's Senate voted against the legalisation of abortion in the first 14 …

Argentina

Malwarebytes comes to iOS w/ scam call blocking, spam text filtering, web protection & more

Long-time Mac security software Malwarebytes is making its iOS debut this month with the release of a new all-in-one security app for iOS users.<p>Thanks to our sponsor Malwarebytes, we’re giving away 50 codes to users that download the new app. Enter your email below and download the app for a chance …

iOS Apps

Extreme heat and wildfires made worse by climate change, say scientists

Heat waves are setting all-time temperature records across the globe, again.<p>Europe suffered its deadliest fire in more than a century, and one of nearly 90 large fires in the U.S. West burned dozens of homes and forced the evacuation of at least 37,000 people near Redding, California. …

Climate Change

CVS Fires 2 for Calling Police on Black Woman Over Coupon

CVS Health fired two employees at a Chicago-area store on Monday, just days after a black woman posted a video that she said showed one of them — a white man — calling the police after she tried to use a coupon they believed to be fraudulent.<p>The drugstore company also said it had apologized to the …

Women of Color

Dad found beaten to death reportedly had 43 kids

A Chicago dad found beaten to death in his home over the weekend left behind 43 children, according to reports.<p>Police said John Hearring, 63, was …

Crime

Anti-Herpes Meds Reduce Alzheimer’s Dementia Onset By Factor Of 10, New Research Study Finds

In a new study showing a link between Alzheimer's disease and the herpes virus, anti-viral meds were found to make patients 10 times less likely to …

Alzheimer's Disease

The U.S. Army Is Quietly Discharging Immigrant Recruits

(SAN ANTONIO) — Some immigrant U.S. Army reservists and recruits who enlisted in the military with a promised path to citizenship are being abruptly …

Goodman One is an Open-Source, 3D-Printed Analog Camera

Dora Goodman, a maker of handcrafted cameras and straps, has released a new open source camera called the Goodman One that anyone can make if they …

Millennials on track to have worse health problems than their parents by middle age, new study finds

Millennials are to become the first generation to have worse health problems than their parents when they reach middle age, according to a new study.<p>The impact of employment, relationships and housing on people currently in their 20s and 30s will lead to a higher risk of "lifestyle" diseases such …

Research

Playing 3rd Wheel to a Camera: 6 Tips for Partners of Photographers

The sky was still dark when we left our lodgings in northeast England. My husband, photographer Luke Collins, carefully drove the narrow hedge-lined …

The Story of Why Kodak Went From Photography Giant to Bankrupt

It really wasn't that long ago that Kodak was as ubiquitous in photography as the camera itself, and yet, nowadays, the company is sadly a shell of …

39 foods that contain almost zero calories

Calories provide the energy that your body uses during rest, physical activity and digestion.<p>While there is no evidence to support that negative-calorie foods burn <i>more</i> calories than they provide, foods that are already low in calories may actually provide fewer calories than expected. This is …

Healthy Eating

PSA: This Is What's Happening To Our Oceans

It's World Oceans Day.

Inside Anthony Bourdain's globe-trotting career

Anthony Bourdain went from dishwasher to globe-trotting storyteller.<p>He shared noodles and beer with President Barack Obama in Vietnam, won accolades exploring the world and its tastes, and built a business out of his legendary palette. His body of work was as expansive as his appetite.<p>His book …

Anthony Bourdain

How smart home tech is empowering users to help disabled family members

Smart home technology can be a great convenience to any of us, but is often particularly valuable to those with disabilities.<p>We recently heard blind people talk about the life-changing nature of things like Apple’s Siri and VoiceOver, and one <i>9to5Mac</i> reader has now told us how he uses two pieces of …

Inside the world's last Popeye's buffet, where you can eat all the fried chicken and biscuits you want for less than $10

• <b>Lafayette, Louisiana is home to the last Popeyes buffet in the country.</b>• <b><br>The buffet costs $9 and includes unlimited spicy and mild fried chicken.</b>• <b><br>Sides</b> …

Finland’s rank as the world’s happiest country is very upsetting in Finland

Finland, a perennial chart-topper on global rankings of well-being and prosperity, has just been named the world’s happiest country in the World Happiness Report. Finns are not happy about the news.<p>While Finland is often admired abroad for its progressive policies on work, family leave, and …

76-Year-Old Gaston D'Aquino Latest to Say Apple Watch Saved His Life

Gaston D'Aquino says the Apple Watch saved his life. By sharing his story, he hopes it can help save the lives of others too.<p>According to the <i>South China Morning Post</i>, the 76-year-old was sitting at church when his Apple Watch alerted him to his elevated heart rate. Having read similar stories …

You're never too old to become fluent in a foreign language

A new study on second language learning has recently taken the media by storm. A range of headlines – from the BBC to the Daily Mail and The Guardian …

Giant sloths with wolverine-like claws used to roam America, and humans hunted them

Although it sounds like a grade-B science fiction movie, fossils show that our ancestors once hunted and fought giant ground sloths.<p>For the first time, scientists have uncovered fossilized footprints of ancient humans at the White Sands National Monument in New Mexico, a new study reports. And at …

Ice Age

Adobe Unleashes ‘Massive Update’ for Profiles in Lightroom and Camera Raw

Adobe today announced a “massive update” to its Camera Profiles feature. It’s now simply known as Profiles, and the way they’re accessed has been …

Starving horses ate aluminum siding off house, sheriff says as crews clean up bodies in Maryland

QUANTICO, Md. — With a brisk wind blowing under gray skies, Wicomico County Sheriff Mike Lewis stood in front of a farm trying to describe what he had just seen behind the house.<p>"The siding — aluminum siding — was eaten off the house, and fiberglass insulation had been pulled out," said a visibly …

Fish

Adidas has sold 1 million pairs of sneakers made from ocean trash — and reveals a new normal in footwear

Adidas' sustainable footwear initiative is growing legs.<p>The company revealed in March that it has made and sold more than one million pairs of its shoes made from ocean plastic. These shoes use a yarn developed by Parley that turns the ocean plastic into a polymer that can be used to construct …

Shoes

I Spent a Year Refilling Disposable Cameras with Premium Film

My name is Skyler Adams, and I’m a photographer. I’ve noticed that camera communities these days excitedly share news about new cameras, lenses, and …

How to Shoot Neon-Themed Portraits at Home

If you're ever seen portraits shot somewhere like an arcade or next to a neon sign, you know they offer a neat look full of washes of color that …

Danish Inventor Accused of Submarine Murder Takes the Stand

COPENHAGEN — It took three dogs trained to search on water, an oceanographer and a team of military divers to find the body of Kim Wall, a Swedish journalist, in the bay off Copenhagen after she went missing on Aug. 10.<p>On Thursday, the man accused of killing and dismembering her in his self-built …

Gruesome Scene as Bag Containing 54 Severed Hands Found in Siberia [Updated]

Well here’s something you don’t see everyday: a bag containing 27 pairs of human hands. The grisly discovery was made on a river island near the …

Artist, Heather Carson On Sculpted Light

Now on view as of today, Heather Carson’s <i>Sculpted</i> <i>Light</i> can be seen as Boise Art Museum. Having split her time between Los Angeles and New York, it is evident that light artist Carson is influenced by a combination of west coast light and space movement, as well as east coast minimalism.<p>Using …