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13 Sci-Fi Movies On Netflix That'll Actually Blow Your Mind

We live in an age where it's taken for granted you can plop down on the couch and have instant access to hundreds, if not thousands of streaming …

Entertainment

Holy craft, you must watch Amy Poehler and Nick Offerman’s pun-off

You don’t need to be a <i>Parks and Rec</i> fan to appreciate NBC’s upcoming series <i>Making It</i>, a new reality show collaboration between comic sunshine Amy …

TV

Criminal Couple's Harrowing Attempt To Escape Convenience Store Features Unbelievable Number Of Plot Twists

A man and a woman visited the King Street Reddi Mart in Spruce Grove, Alberta, Canada on Monday afternoon, and the convenience store owner eventually …

Crime

Arkansas wins CWS, except, they didn’t

Arkansas wins College World Series, except, they didn’t<p>USA Today<p>The Arkansas Razorbacks beat the Oregon State Beavers in Game 2 to win the 2018 …

College Sports

3 Ways to Benefit from a Roth IRA Under New Tax Law, Including a ‘Mega Backdoor Roth’

The tax benefits to Roth IRAs have always been enticing, but now they're even more attractive. Even if you think you make too much to take advantage, …

The Burnout Crisis in American Medicine

Are electronic medical records and demanding regulations contributing to a historic doctor shortage?<p>During a recent evening on call in the hospital, I was asked to see an elderly woman with a failing kidney. She’d come in feeling weak and short of breath and had been admitted to the cardiology …

Health Care

Rock-solid evidence shows how Earth's eccentric orbit affects climate change

The Earth goes through regular, large-scale cycles of ice ages and warmer periods, driven by a whole range of factors. Some of the main contributors …

5 Tragedies Weirdly Predicted By Adam Sandler

<b>We love Adam Sandler’s ‘SNL’ characters and his movies ‘Billy Madison,’ ‘The Wedding Singer,’ and ‘Big Daddy,’ but did you know that the Sandman has</b> …

The end of pneumonia? New vaccine offers hope.

BUFFALO, N.Y. — In 2004, pneumonia killed more than 2 million children worldwide, according to the World Health Organization. By 2015, the number was …

The Scientific Reason Why Knuckles Crack Is Not What You'd Expect

Researchers conclude: It's not the sound of popping bubbles.<p>The sweet release of cracking knuckles has always baffled scientists. Over the years, …

University of Alberta

New drug ‘reverses damage caused by alcoholism’

Researchers from the Queensland University of Technology have identified a drug that could potentially help our brains reverse the damage caused by heavy alcohol consumption.<p>Their studies in adult mice show that two weeks of daily treatment with the drug tandospirone reversed the effects of 15 …

Watch Run the Jewels Ruin Stephen Colbert’s Wholesome Christmas Video

Run the Jewels invade Stephen Colbert‘s wholesome Christmas song in the new video for the <i>Late Show</i>‘s “Jingle Jingle (Santa Party).”<p>A year after …

Stephen Colbert

Video: Mike Leach’s Response To Question About Marriage Is Going Viral

Leach didn’t disappoint with this answer.<p>Mike Leach is one of the best quotes in sports. If you’re looking for an opinion, you can do worse than …

Scientists Have Tried First-Ever Gene Editing Directly Inside a Patient's Body

There's no turning back now.<p>In a bold first-of-its-kind experiment, scientists have edited a person's genes directly inside living tissue in an …

One of the best hidden secrets in iOS 11 is the new document scanner

As great a resource as the App Store has become over the past nine years, there are certain tools that we shouldn’t have to download from a …

21 Savage Announces Numb the Pain Tour With YoungBoy Never Broke Again

21 Savage is bringing his often-rowdy live show to audiences across the country this fall on a just-announced tour.<p>The Numb the Pain Tour will hit …

21 Savage

Less bickering, more bonding: How to help siblings get along

This summer, Amy Wilson bought a bunch of sporting equipment and left it casually on the lawn, hoping her children would create great summer memories together, long days of whiffle ball and impromptu games. She pictured sibling togetherness, where they would create new bonds.<p>But instead, said the …

Parenting

Square founder Jack Dorsey talks bitcoin and says blockchain is the ‘next big unlock’

But that people should be ‘thoughtful’ in their use of blockchain technology<p>If you’ve been hearing or reading a lot about blockchain but you still aren’t entirely certain how to define it, you’re not alone. It’s something that Jack Dorsey, the chief executive officer and chairman of Square (and CEO …

11 Websites That Let You Book Luxury Hotel Rooms for Cheap

These sites let you book five-star hotel rooms for an affordable price.<p>These days, it’s easier than ever to travel for less. With a click or tap of a …

Hospitality

We may have cracked the mystery of Stonehenge

The more archaeologists study Stonehenge, the more mysteries unfold. But a coherent story is beginning to emerge.<p>Stonehenge is one the UK’s most visited tourist attractions – and one of the world’s most enigmatic ancient monuments. People come from all over the world to stare at the iconic stone …

Archaeology

Nas reunites with Jack White for epic performance of “One Mic” — watch

When Nas recorded “One Mic” for his 2001 album, <i>Stillmatic</i>, the Queensbridge rapper was embroiled in a vicious beef with Jay Z. As a result, it became …

Jack White

Watch Sufjan Stevens, Nico Muhly And Bryce Dessner Play 'Planetarium' Track 'Mercury'

Early on a spring morning in Manhattan, Sufjan Stevens, Bryce Dessner, Nico Muhly and Nadia Sirota gathered at Reservoir Studios in Manhattan to play a song first performed five years ago and an ocean away.<p>"Mercury" is the closing track off <i>Planetarium</i>, a song cycle about the planets by Stevens, …

Wavebox is the most powerful Mac email client I’ve ever used

With Google Apps, Trello, and Slack built in<p>The perfect email app is a bit of a unicorn. Countless companies and startups have tried, and many have failed, to perfect the inbox experience and make peace with email and its soul-crushing inevitability in our modern digital lives. The goal is to make …

See Guns N’ Roses Cover ‘Black Hole Sun’ for Chris Cornell in Ireland

Guns N’ Roses kicked off the latest leg of their Not in This Lifetime Tour Saturday night in Slane, Ireland, where the band performed Soundgarden‘s …

Music

Cool Kids Beds That Makes You Wish You Could Turn Back Time

Anything designed for kids is usually cute and irresistible, even something as big and as robust as a bed. Actually, we have a bunch of cool kids …

Interior Design

America's best burger? Apparently, it's right here in Portland

Thrillist's "National Burger Critic" thinks so.

Oregon State Government's $278 Million Self-Promotion 'PR' Machine

Oregonians deserve a safe space from government manipulation, propaganda and bloated contracts.<p><i>Remember, Cover Oregon? A national laughing stock with over $3 million spent on this ad and cited in ‘Wastebook 2013′ by then-U.S. Senator Tom Coburn.</i><p>State government, agencies and commissions are …

Live Nation Announces New $799 Festival Passport

Live entertainment company Live Nation is one of the leading players in the live music and concert industry. Numerous festivals around the world—including Bonnaroo, Lollaplooza, Reading Festival, and more—are organized under the Live Nation umbrella. Now, the company has announced a new all-in-one …

Live Music

Five keyboard shortcuts every iPad user should know

The iPad might be designed for touch, but it’s also surprisingly good with an external hardware keyboard, and includes excellent support for keyboard shortcuts. What’s more, it shares many keyboard shortcuts with the Mac, so if you have these already ingrained in your muscle-memory, they’ll carry …

Apps

'SNL' rises to new heights in war on Trump's disinformation

We talked about "Saturday Night Live" on CNN's "Reliable Sources," and it was all praise for this week's wicked satire of Donald Trump's craziest …