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You Won't Believe These Unexpected Uses for Vaseline

Vaseline has been my go-to beauty product since I was in diapers (<i>literally</i>). It’s the perfect remedy for healing my winter chapped lips and soothing …

Mexican troops 'kill Zetas cartel founder Mellado'

<b>Mexican security officials say one of the founders of the Zetas drug cartel has been killed in a gun battle in the north-eastern state of Tamaulipas.</b><p>Galindo Mellado Cruz is accused of being one of the original members of the Zetas, which first emerged as a group of enforcers for the Gulf cartel.<p>The …

How to Fix Rehab: Expert Who Lost Son to Addiction Has a Plan

U.S. news<p><i>Editor's note: This story is part of a series, Hooked: America's Heroin Epidemic, that will be featured on NBC News from April 7-9.</i><p>The call came on a Saturday, a day after Thomas McLellan told an auditorium of graduate students to rethink the science of addiction. As a research …

River of drugs runs through Rio Grande Valley

RIO GRANDE CITY, Texas -- The load wasn't hard to spot. Officers could see the marijuana bundles peeking out from the back of the SUV. But, as they pulled behind it, the driver turned to follow a school bus dropping off children.<p>"They take advantage of the school traffic. ... They know we won't …

Albuquerque Police Respond to Protest Against Brutality by Firing Tear Gas

What began as a largely peaceful demonstration against police brutality in Albuquerque on Sunday afternoon was abruptly ended soon after midnight as …

Chinese ships search new area for Malaysian plane

SYDNEY/PERTH (Reuters) - Chinese ships trawled a new area in the Indian Ocean for a missing Malaysian passenger jet on Saturday, as the search for Flight MH370 entered its fourth week amid a series of false dawns over sightings of debris.<p>Australian authorities coordinating the operation moved the …

One Month After Drug Lord El Chapo Guzman's Arrest, Narcotics Business Continues With No Change

The extraordinary arrest of one of the world’s most wanted criminals, Mexican drug kingpin Joaquín El Chapo Guzmán Loera, was universally hailed as the most important blow against organized crime since Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar was killed more then two decades ago. Yet, a month after his …

Philip Seymour Hoffman funeral held in New York

Colleagues of Philip Seymour Hoffman join family and friends to pay respects to celebrated actor, who died of suspected drug overdose<p>Friends, family and Hollywood’s finest filed into a Roman Catholic church in a frigid New York on Friday to pay their last respects to Philip Seymour Hoffman, the …

Holder: Banks Should Be Able To Handle Pot Money

The federal government is preparing to address the biggest problem facing the nation’s marijuana industry. U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder said …

Holiday Sugar Cookies

Makes about 36 cookies<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>cookies<p>1 cup unsalted butter, room temperature<p>1 tablespoon ground ginger<p>1 cup (packed) golden brown sugar<p>1 large egg<p>1 teaspoon vanilla extract<p>2 2/3 cups all purpose flour<p>1 teaspoon baking powder<p>1/2 teaspoon salt<p>1/2 teaspoon ground nutmeg<p>frosting<p>9 cups (or more) …

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Incredibly Elaborate Illustrations by Victo Ngai

New York-based illustrator Victo Ngai creates captivating illustrations with elaborate narratives. Her unique style features swirls of lines and colors that are alive with energy and movement. In much of her work, Ngai uses a signature palette of oranges, reds, greens, and browns to create the …

Cleveland kidnap survivor Michelle Knight reveals details of her ordeal

One of the women held captive by Ariel Castro for over a decade tells US chat show host how she was bound with extension cord and strung 'like a fish'<p>One of three women held in a Cleveland man's home for about a decade says an orange extension cord was used to tie her neck, hands and feet and hang …

Colombian navy in huge Caribbean cocaine haul

<b>The Colombian navy has seized 1,450 kg (3,200 lb) of cocaine from a speedboat in the Caribbean, following a tip off by US anti-drugs agents.</b><p>Colombian officials say the boat had left the northern town of Manaure and was heading towards the Dominican Republic.<p>It was intercepted in international waters<p>…

New baby smell creates 'very strong' bond in mom's brain, study finds

Mmm, you smell so good, I could eat you up! Any parent who has snuggled a newborn baby knows the powerful feelings evoked from smelling that fresh, warm little head. A new study from University of Montreal scientists explains why new baby smell is so delicious.<p>From the moment she first held her …

Mexico Heaven bar murders: Three police officers arrested

<b>Three police officers have been arrested in Mexico on suspicion of being linked to the murders of 12 young people who disappeared after they visited a bar in Mexico City in May.</b><p>Two of the men arrested are local officers who were working in the Zona Rosa entertainment district, where the 12 …

China shows off 14 giant panda cubs

China has shown 14 giant panda cubs to the public for the first time, born at the Chengdu Breeding and Research Centre in Sichuan.<p>The 14 panda cubs were born between July and September this year and are currently being raised in two delivery rooms in the <b>Chengdu Giant Panda Breeding</b> and Research …

Binge-drinking increases risk of underweight baby

Mothers-to-be who binge-drink even once a month when they are between four and six months pregnant are greatly increasing their risk of giving birth to an underweight baby, doctors warn.<p>Drinking only five units of alcohol – half a bottle of wine or two pints of medium-strength beer – during the …

Feds Seek To Corral Medical Marijuana 'Wild West'

When the Obama administration recently announced it wouldn't challenge the decision by Colorado and Washington voters to fully legalize marijuana, criticism rained down.<p>The administration's position, complained one Colorado congressman, was tantamount to allowing states to opt out of the federal …

When Public Shaming of Children Fails

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Kids these days are out of control, strutting around in their short shorts, twerking anywhere and …