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Fresh from attending the Philipp Plein resort show, Eva Longoria hit the L’Oréal Paris Cinema Club party at Cannes’ Martinez Beach on Wednesday night, kicking off her shoes to dance on a chair. Th
Just as she had chosen the Italian label Dolce & Gabbana for Wednesday’s meeting with Pope Francis in Rome, First Lady Melania Trump once again paid tribute to the host nation by wearing a Belgian
The great Lone Star State has a reputation of holding the ultimate pride in its culture, as well as being extremely hospitable to newcomers to the state.
Transferware is a popular form of pottery made by “transferring” a pattern from plate, much like a printing press.             
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(Reuters) - GameStop Corp, the world's largest retailer of videogames and gaming consoles, reported better-than-expected quarterly results on Thursday, but left its full-year earnings forecast unchang
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Giant Motors, an automaker partially owned by Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim, is working on a prototype electric taxi to replace the gas-guzzling cabs polluting Mexico City's
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Experts at the University of London have found when using a smartphone we tend to make make rational and unemotional decisions and when using a desktop our actions are based on intuition.
Texas Gov. Greg Abbot will sign a bill into law Monday that will set statewide regulations on ride-hailing services, as well as allow companies Uber and Lyft to resume operation in the city of Austi
As summer approaches so does hurricane season for the Atlantic and the East Coast of the United States. Each year storms that form in the tropics and eventually make landfall threaten residents in th
For owners of 4K TVs, native 4K content can sometimes be tricky to find. However, Xbox One S owners will soon have another place to find some 4K movies. Microsoft has started rolling out 4K high dyna
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A study found that when couples had sex more frequently, there would be much more affection shown in their daily lives, physically and verbally. Sex therapists across the US agree.
Testing mice, scientists from the University of California at San Francisco showed how certain cells in the skin send out signals that stimulate hair follicles to regenerate.
Molly MacDonald was diagnosed with an early stage of breast cancer in 2005. The Beverly Hills mother-of-five launched The Pink Fund to help other women with the burden of financial stress,
Eating more red meat is associated with an increased risk of dying from eight common diseases including cancer, diabetes and heart disease, as well as “all other causes” of death, according to a recen
Republican senators are conceding that a scathing report on the GOP's House-passed health care bill has complicated their effort to write their own legislation
A new study highlights novel approaches to tackling deforestation. The team focused their research on Borneo, an island that has lost a staggering 30 percent of its forest since the 1970s and is among
EDMONTON - Alberta's auditor general is calling for immediate action to improve a health-care system he says is still falling short despite years of recommendations on how to make it ......
Latest Finance
The discount retailer is opening a new store every week thanks to its mix of low-cost essentials and cheaper versions of middle-class favourites such as wood-fired pizza ovens and DIY tools.
Two of the world’s biggest credit agencies have issued warnings about the health of loans taken out by car buyers to snap up brand new vehicles for low monthly payments.
RedX Pharma, which was shortly due to commence the clinical development of two cancer drug programmes, failed to pay back a five-year-old loan worth £2 million to the local authority.
The discount retailer is opening a new store every week thanks to its mix of low-cost essentials and cheaper versions of middle-class favourites such as wood-fired pizza ovens and DIY tools.
Peter Brook’s “Battlefield,” which opened at the Wallis on Wednesday for a brief run through Sunday, is itself the ultimate brief run. It is the last word in concentrated compression by theater’s
A court order requiring the Los Angeles Zoo to exercise its elephants on soft ground and barring the use of electric shock was overturned Thursday by the California Supreme Court. In a unanimous d
U.S. stocks climbed for the sixth day in a row Thursday as strong first-quarter results from retailers such as Best Buy and PVH led indexes to record highs. That offset weakness in energy stocks c
Latest Sport
After a rousing celebration of the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 last year, the question naturally followed: How could the 101st version of the legendary race be more than an anticlimax? T
The Ducks revealed a host of injuries when they conducted season-ending exit meetings Thursday, some that will affect next season. Defensemen Hampus Lindholm and Sami Vatanen will each need should
Angelique Kerber has lost all seven matches she has played in 2017 against opponents ranked in the top 20 heading into the French Open             
Andre Agassi's new partnership with Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal's bid for a record 10th title are among the top story lines heading into the French Open            
See how much you know about the French Open by taking the AP's quiz about the year's second Grand Slam tennis tournament             
Cortes homers twice as South Carolina trounces Missouri 10-2 to stay alive in SEC baseball tournament             
Matt Hoeg hit a sacrifice fly in the top of the ninth and Iowa beat Maryland 9-8 Thursday in their Big Ten Tournament baseball opener             
Michigan State highlights the early look at the Big Ten basketball race for 2017-18, but a number of programs both benefited from having players opt out of and got hurt by players entering the NBA dra
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LAS VEGAS, NV-- May 24, 2017) - StreamNet, Inc. is proud to announce that on May 12, 2017 the SEC declared StreamNet’s offering under Regulation A+ had been qualified
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