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Here's The Most Popular Taco Spot In Every State

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Tacos

Brazil police accuse U.S. swimmers of vandalism, consider charges | Reuters

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Brazilian police accused a group of U.S. Olympic swimmers on Thursday of vandalism during an incident at a Rio gas station last weekend, saying they were considering whether to recommend charges against any of them.<p>Aug 3, 2016; Rio de Janeiro, USA; USA swimmer Ryan Lochte …

Brazil

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What Makes Simone Biles Unlike Any Other Gymnast in the World

It’s hard to imagine now, just days after she led the U.S. women to their second-straight Olympics gymnastics team gold, but Simone Biles once got a …

Rio De Janeiro

American Simone Manuel speaks out on police brutality, race after earning Olympic gold

RIO DE JANEIRO – American swimmer Simone Manuel spoke out about the United States’ police brutality controversy after claiming a historic gold medal in the 100-meter freestyle at the Rio Olympics on Thursday night.<p>Manuel became the first African-American female swimmer to take gold in an individual …

Team USA

Best Money Tips: How to Get the Most From Your Next Hotel Stay

Welcome to Wise Bread's Best Money Tips Roundup! Today we found articles on ways to get the most from your next hotel stay, the myths and realities …

Frugal Living

50 Powerful Mini Habits That Will Help You Lead Your Best Life

Hard work and perseverance always beat genius and talent in the end.<p><i>What are 50 things that everyone can do to make life easier? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Yuri Kruman, Master Career</b> …

31 Ways to Improve Your Life in Just a Month

Imagine the possibilities of a life filled with these simple acts of joy that can be done in minutes. Here's a template to get started.<p>Before this 31-day plan became a lifestyle, I first had to remove the tumors of self-gratification and hubris (trust me, the attitude ruling my life in the old days …

7 Morning Routines That Will Spark Your Productivity

Follow these simple steps and watch your productivity and wellbeing skyrocket.<p>The problem with morning routines is that most people don't have one.<p>For many individuals, waking up in the morning is a chaotic experience, full of terrible alarm clock noises, scrolling through email, and sprinting out …

Donald Trump’s ‘Improved’ Muslim Ban Proposal Still Won’t Stop Terrorists

Trump’s proposed ban would do little to stop Islamic terror in the States—because the biggest threat is from homegrown converts or extremists.<p>If …

A daily handful of walnuts may lower fatal heart attack risk

A serving of fatty fish twice a week or gobbling down a handful of walnuts every day might save your life, a new study suggests.<p>An international team of researchers found that people with higher levels of omega-3 fatty acids in their bodies have a lower risk of dying from a heart attack, according …

13 scientifically proven ways to sleep better

If you're tired right now or are relying on a bucket of coffee to get through your day, you aren't alone.<p>More than a third of Americans don't get the seven to nine hours of sleep a night that the CDC recommends. Some people think they can function on less, but usually that's because the …

Read the Full Text of the Seventh Democratic Debate in Flint

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders met for their seventh debate Sunday.<p>Hosted by CNN at the University of …

How Pop Stars Who Have Worked with Dr. Luke Reacted to Kesha's Lawsuit

Taylor Swift may have donated $250,000 to support Kesha, but many of Dr. Luke's main collaborators—including Ciara and Pitbull—have stayed silent.<p>Since a judge denied Kesha's preliminary injunction to record music without producer Dr. Luke, female pop stars have tweeted their support of Kesha. In …

How the First Gravitational Waves Were Found

After decades of speculation and searching, a signal came through. It promises to change our understanding of the universe.<p><i>Note: On October 3, 2017, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences announced that the Nobel Prize in Physics would be awarded to Rainer Weiss, Kip Thorne, and Barry Barish, three</i> …

Kanye West, The Life of Pablo, first listen and track by track

Kanye West promised his new album would be one of the greatest of all time. So perhaps it should be no surprise that the album he unveiled would be a mess of egotistic self-regard and artistic pretension, a narcissistic mess shot through with moments of sonic, melodic and lyrical brilliance. It has …

Rap & Hip-Hop

How 'Textual Chemistry' Is Changing Dating

My friend and I had just seen a play and, like everyone else in the theater, I took out my phone as the curtain came down. Waiting for me were five …

The blessing and curse of the people who never forget

A handful of people can recall almost every day of their lives in enormous detail – and after years of research, neuroscientists are finally beginning to understand how they do it.<p>For most of us, memory is a kind of scrapbook, a mess of blurred and faded snapshots of our lives. As much as we would …

The Brain

Snapchat allowing geofilters for any party, event or company for as little as $5

Snapchat Inc. on Monday unveiled a second plan to generate revenue from its unique and popular form of location sharing.<p>Last year, Venice-based Snapchat began charging retailers, movie studios and others to promote branded geofilters — as part of a number of experiments with advertising on the …

Social Media

Sea levels rising faster now than in past 3,000 years

Sea levels rose faster in the past century than during the previous 27 centuries due to man-made global warming, a pair of studies published Monday found.<p>"The 20th century rise was extraordinary in the context of the last three millennia — and the rise over the last two decades has been even …

Climate Change

Bernie Sanders Won the Debate, and Perhaps the Election, When He Defended Hillary Clinton

It was, without question, the climax of the debate. Hillary Clinton was defending herself against email allegations, when Bernie Sanders came to her rescue. In doing so, he not only demonstrated the decency that is the hallmark of his campaign, but also proved that he's no ordinary …

CNN/Facebook Democratic debate winners and losers

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> The field of Democratic presidential hopefuls faced off in their first debate, hosted by CNN and Facebook, on Tuesday night.<p>For more than two hours, the candidates tried to make their best impressions before a national audience discovering many of them for the first time.<p>Here's …

Government

Are Bosses Necessary?

A radical experiment at Zappos may herald the emergence of a new, more democratic kind of organization.<p>Deeply strange reports have been emerging from the Las Vegas headquarters of Zappos, until recently the world’s happiest shoe store. This spring, by order of the CEO, Tony Hsieh, the company …

What Happens to Your Body When You Skip the Gym?

<i>By K. Aleisha Fetters, Life by DailyBurn</i><p>No matter how dedicated you are to fitness, sooner or later, it’s going to happen: You’re going to skip a …

7 gratitude exercises you should try today

Giving thanks can take less than one minute<p>By Eli Epstein<p>Presented by<p>7 gratitude exercises you should try today<p>Giving thanks can take less than one …

PLAYBILL.COM'S THEATRE WEEK IN REVIEW, Dec. 15-19: Andrew Lloyd Webber is Ready to Rock and a Deadly Duo May Come to Broadway

Second Stage wants $58 million for Christmas.<p>The long-standing, well-respected, Off-Broadway nonprofit, which has long had designs on the tiny Helen …

Jesus

"What If Every Time a Team Lost, We Sang 'Move On?'": Broadway Tweets World Cup

Team USA may have lost its July 1 face-off against Belgium in the World Cup, but numerous Broadway stars won the day on Twitter. From Laura Benanti …

Team USA