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Why Paul Manafort hasn't been wearing socks in court - 16 Aug 2018 at 9:34am - A jury is about to decide Paul Manafort's fate, but the man who owns a $15,000 ostrich jacket is not about to add a fashion crime to his troubles.
Best savings accounts 2018: Switching from checking accounts can boost your cash - 16 Aug 2018 at 9:25am - Americans with cash sitting idle in checking accounts earning zero interest are leaving money on the table. Moving to higher-yielding savings and money market accounts can boost returns.
Olympic gymnasts Madison Kocian and Kyla Ross reveal abuse by Larry Nassar - 16 Aug 2018 at 9:23am - Two more Olympic gymnasts – Madison Kocian and Kyla Ross – revealed that they too were abused former team doctor Larry Nassar.
John Brennan: Donald Trump's denial of Russian collusion is 'hogwas... - 16 Aug 2018 at 9:23am - A day after having his security clearance revoked, former CIA Director John Brennan accused President Donald Trump of colluding with Russia.
Walmart makes headway in battle with Amazon as online sales soar - 16 Aug 2018 at 9:22am - Walmart is making headway in its pitched battle with Amazon, with its online sales soaring 40% in the most recent quarter.
Queen Elizabeth's longtime doctor Peter Fisher killed riding bike to work - 16 Aug 2018 at 9:11am - Peter Fisher worked for Britain's Queen Elizabeth as a homeopathic doctor for 15 years. He was killed when he collided with a truck on National Cycle to Work Day in Britain.
WWE's Ronda Rousey gets real about 'Mile 22,' speech disorders... - 16 Aug 2018 at 9:06am - New WWE star Ronda Rousey has a big weekend, starring with Mark Wahlberg in 'Mile 22' and wrestling for the women's championship at 'SummerSlam.'
Study shows rich people are more likely to cheat and steal - 16 Aug 2018 at 9:01am - If you have a rich uncle you’re hoping will help you pay off those loans, think again… According to research at the University of California, Berkeley, rich people are more likely to have unethical behavior. Susana Victoria Perez has more.
Shark bite: man suffers 'deep puncture wounds' in attack at Cape Co... - 16 Aug 2018 at 8:51am - A man swimming at Longnook Beach in Truro, Cape Cod was bit by a shark.
I took a DNA test from GenoPalate and it told me to eat elk and passion fruit - 16 Aug 2018 at 8:47am - Eating for your genes is now possible, through a startup called GenoPalate that analyzes your DNA to produce personalized nutrition plans. Based on my DNA, for instance, I should be chomping daily on raspberries and turnip greens. Elk should be a meat of choice.
Vitamix is recalling over 100,000 blenders—here's what you need to... - 16 Aug 2018 at 8:27am - Smoothie lovers, beware
J.C. Penney boosts sales to clear out excess inventory, but losses spiral - 16 Aug 2018 at 8:22am - J.C. Penney boosted sales to clear out excess inventory, but that contributed to widening losses as the department store chain tries to avoid slipping into a free fall. The retailer warned it has been flooded by excess inventory based on past commitments to carry products that aren't selling.
Woman sues Walmart after 'rampant' gift card scam. Here's how ... - 16 Aug 2018 at 8:12am - In the scam, criminals remove security tape from the back of the gift cards, then photograph the PIN number and replace the tape. After the cards have been purchased but before they have been used, the criminals activate the cards and make purchases.
Measles outbreak hits 21 states, District of Columbia, and is on track to sur... - 16 Aug 2018 at 8:10am - From Jan. 1 to July 14, 107 people had contracted the highly contagious virus, according to the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Back-to-school smoking: Juul Labs e-cigarette sales growth vexes teachers - 16 Aug 2018 at 8:10am - Juul is growing in popularity and racking up revenue. It's also vexing parents and teachers who want to discourage young people from nicotine intake.
JUUL e-cigarette isn't what it looks like - 16 Aug 2018 at 8:09am - The JUUL vaporizer's sleek design makes it both wildly popular and hard to spot.
Shark attacks swimmer off Cape Cod - 16 Aug 2018 at 8:08am - A man swimming off Cape Cod was attacked by a shark on Wednesday and was airlifted to a hospital. It was the first shark attack on a human at the popular summer tourist destination since 2012.
Ariana Grande gets carried into Starbucks by James Corden during 'Carpoo... - 16 Aug 2018 at 7:52am - "Did you know I demand to be carried everywhere?" Ariana Grande asked the Starbucks crowd from atop James Corden's back during the latest installment of "Carpool Karaoke." "That is the kind of pop star I am."
In the market for a minivan? Consider these crash test results for Honda, Chr... - 16 Aug 2018 at 7:49am - The Honda Odyssey and Chrysler Pacifica qualify as 2018 Top Safety Picks in the latest passenger-side crash tests, but the Toyota Sienna "stumbled." The tests evaluate what happens when the front corner of the passenger-side strikes a stationary object while the car is traveling at 40 mph.
Madonna turns 60: The painful lessons she taught us about aging while female - 16 Aug 2018 at 7:35am - If there’s anyone who knows about the pitfalls of aging while female and famous, it’s Madonna, a singer who has courted controversy from her first hit album, “Like a Virgin" in 1984.
ShowBiz Minute: Walker, Van Damme, 'Grease' - 16 Aug 2018 at 7:26am - Paul Walker's brothers open to "Fast" franchise return; Jean-Claude Van Damme's son pleads guilty in Arizona knife incident; Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences hosts 40th anniversary screening of musical "Grease." (Aug. 16)
Taco Bell to introduce new products - 16 Aug 2018 at 7:12am - Taco Bell will introduce new products on Thursday.
Number of Fidelity 401(k) millionaires hits record high - 16 Aug 2018 at 7:03am - The 401(k) millionaire's club hit a record high of 168,000 in June, according to Fidelity Investments.
'Grease' is STILL the word - 16 Aug 2018 at 6:31am - At the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' special screening celebrating the 40th anniversary of "Grease," Olivia Newton-John recalls being stitched into her trousers during the movie's final scene, while John Travolta says the Academy tribute is "an honor." (Aug. 16)
Nearly $100,000 worth of ramen noodles stolen in tractor trailer heist - 16 Aug 2018 at 6:30am - A trailer containing nearly $100,000 worth of ramen noodles was stolen in Fayette County, Georgia between July 25 and Aug. 1.
Fla. superintendent: Bittersweet start to school year - 16 Aug 2018 at 6:15am - Broward Schools superintendent Robert Runcie called the first day of school “Bittersweet” following the deadly shooting at Marjorie Stoneman Douglas High School in 2018. (Aug 15)
'Grease' hype was 'like The Beatles' arrival in the U.S.&... - 16 Aug 2018 at 6:11am - At a special 40th anniversary screening of their musical, John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John talk about when they realized "Grease" was a phenomenon, saying the response at the film's London premiere was "like The Beatles' arrival in the U.S." (Aug. 16)
What interest yield will I actually get from my bond investments? Ask a Fool - 16 Aug 2018 at 6:00am - There are several definitions of "yield" that bond investors should know.
What to do with your 401(k) plan? Consider moving it to an IRA - 16 Aug 2018 at 6:00am - Deciding what to do with a workplace 401(k) plan is one of the biggest investment decisions most people will face. It can be complex, but several simplifying steps can help.
Employment stagnation: Which city in your state is weakest for job growth? - 16 Aug 2018 at 6:00am - While American cities have generally been hiring hotbeds, driving overall employment growth, there are 43 metro areas nationwide that have fewer jobs now than five years ago. A number of these metro areas have shrinking populations and increasing poverty rates.
NFL should ignore fascist frenzy over national anthem protocol - 16 Aug 2018 at 6:00am - Players are right to ignore fabricated outrage, especially after Jerry Jones failed to follow proper protocol.
Mich. pastor: Aretha is like 'letter from home' - 16 Aug 2018 at 5:58am - A Detroit pastor says he’s pulling for the ailing Aretha Franklin, calling the legendary singer a “letter from home.” (Aug. 15)
Discovery of WWII ship revives memories - 16 Aug 2018 at 5:56am - Scientists have discovered part of a World War II U.S. Navy destroyer in Alaska's Aleutian Islands. The stern from the USS Abner Read was found last month in the Bering Sea, nearly 75 years after it hit a Japanese mine. (August 15)
Analyst: Catholic abuse report a 'wake up call" - 16 Aug 2018 at 5:51am - A priest and religion expert says the scathing report released this week accusing hundreds of Roman Catholic priests in Pennsylvania of molesting more than 1,000 children since the 1940s is a "wake up call to other dioceses in the country." (Aug. 15)
Mel Gibson's son Milo takes the lead - 16 Aug 2018 at 5:46am - After numerous supporting roles - and a career away from acting - Mel Gibson’s son Milo takes the lead in new comedy "Breaking and Exiting." At the film's LA premiere, Gibson reveals the best acting advice he received from his father. (Aug. 16)
Is Arizona's Horseshoe Bend too popular for its own good? - 16 Aug 2018 at 5:00am - Horseshoe Bend once was a scenic overlook known only to locals. But social media has made it a tourism star, requiring changes to keep up with crowds.
Recovering American war dead is serious, sacred business; leave hyperbole out... - 16 Aug 2018 at 4:00am - President Trump is making it sound like the recent return of U.S. war dead from North Korea is unprecedented; that's just not true.
Chipotle lures students, parents with buy-one, get-one deal Saturday - 16 Aug 2018 at 3:48am - No school ID is required to get a free Chipotle burrito, burrito bowl, salad, order of tacos or a kids meal with the purchase of an entrée Aug. 18.
Cheers! Aldi supermarkets to offer limited wine Advent calendars in U.S. stores - 16 Aug 2018 at 2:58am - Aldi confirmed Wednesday it will release two Advent calendars at its U.S. stores this November – one for wine and another for cheese.
How far behind America is in paid time off compared to the rest of the world? - 16 Aug 2018 at 2:04am - Compared to the amount of paid time off afforded to workers in other countries, American employees are woefully undercompensated. A chart illustrates just how wide the discrepancy in vacation days actually is between the U.S. and the rest of the world.