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China poised to end two-term limit on presidency

Communist party proposal paves way for Xi Jinping to serve beyond 2023
A Surreal Condo Catches The Eye Of A Pablo Picasso Heir

A Surreal Condo Catches The Eye Of A Pablo Picasso Heir

The iconic artist's grandson buys an über glossy Miami Beach pad with interiors reminiscent of his cubist masterpieces.
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West Up Against Kendall, Khloe and Kris for 'Family Feud' Taping

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West Up Against Kendall, Khloe and Kris for 'Family Feud' Taping

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West vs. Khloe and Kendall Jenner sounds like a face-off in the fashion world, but instead ... it's all about game show pride!!! Kim's been posting behind-the-scenes footage
United Airlines, Delta are latest big names to cut ties with NRA

United Airlines, Delta are latest big names to cut ties with NRA

Two major airlines have notified the National Rifle Association that they will no longer offer discounted rate programs for NRA members.
Bookstores Sales Declined in 2017

Bookstores Sales Declined in 2017

Bookstore sales declined 3.7% in 2017 over 2016.
Syria war: UN Security Council approves 30-day ceasefire

Syria war: UN Security Council approves 30-day ceasefire

But hours later, air strikes on the Easter Ghouta resumed causing several casualties, activists say.
Sridevi: Bollywood superstar dies at 54 of heart attack

Sridevi: Bollywood superstar dies at 54 of heart attack

She was one of the few Indian actresses to see huge box office success without a male hero's support.
Parkland school shooting seen as turning point for gun control debate

Parkland school shooting seen as turning point for gun control debate

The children leading this movement are an important piece of the conversation, experts say.
Trump wants some teachers to carry guns. This school district is already doing it
Florida shooting: Firms abandon NRA amid consumer boycott

Florida shooting: Firms abandon NRA amid consumer boycott

A growing number of corporate partners abandon the US gun lobby after the deadly school shooting.
John Shuster and the U.S. Curling Team Win First Gold Medal

John Shuster and the U.S. Curling Team Win First Gold Medal

American skip John Shuster reacting after scoring 5 points in the eighth end of the gold medal curling match against Sweden.
'Ghostbusters World' will be like Pokémon Go, but with ghosts!

'Ghostbusters World' will be like Pokémon Go, but with ghosts!

Pokémon Go might have gotten pretty old pretty quick, but a new augmented reality (AR) game with the same capture-and-battle concept could actually be pretty freaking awesome — because it's a
‘Teachers Are Educators, Not Security Guards’: Educators Respond to Trump Proposal

‘Teachers Are Educators, Not Security Guards’: Educators Respond to Trump Proposal

President Trump met with state and local officials at the White House on Thursday, proposing that select teachers be armed.
Record-Breaking Warmth Finally Receding As February Stops Acting Like May

Record-Breaking Warmth Finally Receding As February Stops Acting Like May

An unusual weather pattern this week made the East Coast feel more like May than February.
The conspiracy theory about Florida shooting survivors that won't end:  'Enough is enough'

The conspiracy theory about Florida shooting survivors that won't end: 'Enough is enough'

It's like clockwork. After every tragedy, Emma MacDonald knows the conspiracy theories claiming she and others are crisis actors will soon surface.
How Badly Does Hollywood Distort Truth In Medical Dramas?

How Badly Does Hollywood Distort Truth In Medical Dramas?

Real life medicine is a lot messier than television.
Yes, you're allowed to not love 'Black Panther'     - CNET

Yes, you're allowed to not love 'Black Panther' - CNET

Commentary: "Black Panther" marks a significant cultural milestone, but that doesn't require you to enjoy the film.