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Science Seeks to Unlock Marijuana Secrets

As the once-vilified drug becomes more accepted, researchers around the world are trying to understand how it works and how it might fight disease.<p>There’s nothing new about cannabis, of course. It’s been around humankind pretty much forever.<p>In Siberia charred seeds have been found inside burial …

Cannabis

Your Best Methods for Keeping Produce Fresher for Longer

<i>There are so many great conversations on the Hotline</i>—<i>it's hard to choose a favorite. But we'll be doing it, once a week, to spread the wealth of our community's knowledge</i>—<i>and to keep the conversation going.</i><p><i>Today: Your best advice for keeping mold at bay.</i><p>Now that we’re getting into the season for …

Recipes

The Beauty and Grandeur of Opera Houses Around the World

For centuries, opera houses have stood as the symbol of a nation's wealth and grandeur. David Leventi celebrates these cultural landmarks by photographing the interiors of world-famous opera houses around the globe, capturing the spectacular architecture and ornate decor of vast halls in Budapest, …

The Arts

Mayweather Defeats Pacquiao: Pictures

Jay Z

A Clear Day For Lake Michigan And Other Amazing Images Of The Week

These photos Apple's first employees showed us from the company's earliest days are absolutely wonderful

The pair had successfully begun shipping their first computer, a naked circuit board called Apple I. It had neither a keyboard nor a screen, and functioned more as part of a kit that computer hobbyists could build into something more useful, if they knew what they were doing.<p>Two early Apple …

Silicon Valley

The Top 10 Recipes you Loved from Pinterest this Month

Spending so much time near the stove requires inspiration—and lots of it. Or at least that’s what we tell ourselves when we are indulging in the endless scroll on Pinterest. We know you like to search for inspiration as much as we do, which is why we wondered what you were loving, cooking, eating, …

Recipes

'Rough Rides' and the Challenges of Improving Police Culture

Freddie Gray isn't the first person to be gravely injured while riding in a police van.<p><i>Updated on April 27, 2015, at 5 p.m.</i><p>A rough ride. Bringing them up front. A screen test. A cowboy ride. A nickel ride.<p>Police say that intentionally banging a suspect around in the back of a van isn't common …

Justice

GoFundMe shuts down crowdfunding for anti-gay bakery

Refusing to bake a wedding cake for a lesbian couple has cost an Oregon bakery big bucks.<p>Sweet Cakes by Melissa shuttered its doors after a 2013 incident when the bakery's owners refused to bake a cake for a same-sex wedding, citing their religious beliefs. The lesbian couple responded by filing a …

LGBTQI

Adidas’ New Running Shoes Could Be Garbage, and That’s a Good Thing

Can sportswear help save marine life? Leaders of the German athletic wear giant Adidas believe it can, but some scientists are skeptical.<p>On Monday, …

Wisconsin police billboard features officer who shot two people in 10 days

Image posted by Kenosha Professional Police Association prompts anger from community after Pablo Torres killed Aaron Siler, 26<p>Amidst national tension over perceived police brutality, Kenosha, Wisconsin, a city of roughly 100,000 on the shores of Lake Michigan, just north of Chicago, has come into …

Pakistan

These 5 Caps Are the Right Shape For Spring

Low profile caps are the way to go right now. So get rid of those high-crowned Bieber hats and slip into something more comfortable—and stylish—for spring.<p>Low profile caps are the way to go right now. So get rid of those high-crowned Bieber hats and slip into something more comfortable—and …

Men's Fashion

17 Scallop Hems to Wear This Season

Say hello to our mantra for the season: If it’s scalloped, we want it. We’re not exaggerating when we say that scallops are going to be popping up everywhere in the coming months. And for good reason too. They lend a ladylike style and hint of sophistication to every getup. Make way for 17 of the …

Clothing

House passes bill allowing corporations to share your data

If you wanted to explain the dilemma of privacy versus security to a curious relative, the Protecting Cyber Networks Act would be a good place to start. The bill has just been passed by the House of representatives (voting 307-116 in favor), and is designed to prevent future cyber attacks by …

Baltimore protests: 5 questions demonstrators are asking

<b>(CNN) —</b> Protests are gaining steam in Baltimore after a man died from a devastating injury he allegedly suffered while in police custody.<p>Demonstrators have vowed they'll keep taking to the streets until they get justice. To start, protesters say they're looking for answers about what happened to …

Justice

Michael Brown's family sues Ferguson, Mo., for wrongful death

Michael Brown's parents filed a wrongful-death lawsuit Thursday against the city of Ferguson, Mo., former Police Chief Thomas Jackson and former Officer Darren Wilson for the shooting death of their son last summer.<p>In a televised news conference held outside the St. Louis County courthouse, where …

Justice

'Strange Magic' casts a musical spell, but as a movie it misses

"Strange Magic," the new animated musical fairy tale from the mind and the mixtape of<p>George Lucas, is indeed strange. What's missing is the magic.<p>The first animation feature film collaboration since Disney bought Lucasfilm in 2012 seems a contrivance at best. It plays very much like a long music …

Movies

The 6 Best Style Transformations We've Ever Seen

We never thought we'd see the day when celebs like Kim Kardashian and Nicole Richie were considered style icons. But believe it or not, that day has arrived. While their fashion choices in the early aughts may have been cringe-worthy, today they are among some of the best-dressed women in the world.<p>…

Hawaii's Lava Trees Are A Haunting Natural Wonder

Tucked just east of the massive Volcanoes National Park on the Big Island of Hawaii is a spooky little forest called the Lava Tree State Monument -- a jungle gateway to Middle Earth where you can find a cluster of spooky stumps known as lava trees.<p>What the heck is a lava tree, you ask?<p>Well, when a …

Top 5 laptops of 2014

Laptops are facing a lot of competition from tablets and even large smartphones, but they’re still the mainstay device for getting work done. Here are the best of 2014.<p><b>13-inch MacBook Air</b><p>The MacBook Air hasn’t changed much over the past few years, but that’s a testament to its design, which was …

Pictures of the Week 12.18.14

Santa Claus

The Funniest Tweets About Food Comas, Feasting And Thanksgiving Food

Thanksgiving is a time for family, feasting and food comas -- that's a fact. But it's also time for funny tweets. If you can't use Twitter as therapy for when your mom serves a blackened turkey, what is it really good for?<p>That's why we couldn't help but comb through some of our favorite celebs' …

Thanksgiving Day Parade in Pictures

Soccer

Presidential Turkey Pardons in Photos

Donald Trump

8 Thanksgiving Tables from the House Beautiful Archives to Inspire You

10 Easy Recipes for a Stress-Free Thanksgiving

I used to host elaborate Thanksgiving celebrations, where I'd cook and prepare for days on end, only to be completely exhausted by the time my guests arrived on Thanksgiving day. After one glass of wine, I'd be nodding off at the table, dreaming of my pillow! I finally wised up by simplifying my …

Rudy Giuliani Says White Cops Are Needed To Stop Black People From Shooting Each Other

WASHINGTON -- Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani (R) on Sunday criticized what he described as lopsided coverage of the situation in Ferguson, Missouri, calling on the media to stop focusing on racially disproportionate police forces and pay more attention to black people killing one …

Pictures of the Week 11.20.14

Josh Frydenberg