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It Can Take 2 Weeks to Make 1 Jelly Bean—Here’s Why

Marissa Laliberte, MSN Jelly beans are one of the most popular Easter candies, and they’re a tasty treat year-round. Jelly Belly certainly keeps up with the demand, making a whopping 347 beans every second. Despite that high production, it’s not a quick process from start to finish. In fact, it takes a week or two to make […]

20 things you should never buy at a pharmacy

Pharmacies are good places to find medicine and numerous other practical items. However, some things cost much more when purchased at a pharmacy. Here are 20 things you would be better off buying elsewhere. Some over-the-counter medicines While pharmacies primarily sell medication, the generic versions of some over-the-counter medicines (ibuprofen, anti-allergens, etc.) are less expensive in […]

(Good News) Doctors use HIV to develop ‘cure’ for babies with ‘bubble boy’ disease

By Jacqueline Howard, CNN (CNN)Dannie Hawkins dreamed for her precious baby nephew, Ja’Ceon Golden, to experience the simple joys of childhood — swimming in pools during the summer, going to birthday parties, playing in parks filled with people, having a pet — without risk. Yet because of his illness, going outdoors and into crowds of people […]

Hear Brad Paisley Join the Rolling Stones for ‘Dead Flowers’ on New Compilation

Performance was taped at a 2013 Stones tour stop in Philadelphia and appears on the band’s new ‘Honk’ collection By JOSEPH HUDAK, Rolling Stone The Rolling Stones release their latest compilation, Honk, on Friday. A collection of vintage hits (think usual suspects “Brown Sugar,” “Wild Horses”) and latter-day cuts off albums like 2005’s A Bigger Bang and their 2016 blues foray, […]

Binge-watching news of terror attacks creates a vicious cycle

Watching coverage of domestic terrorism can prompt people to look for more By Angela Chen, The Verge Watching wall-to-wall coverage of domestic terrorism can cause people to develop symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder. Those symptoms, in turn, can cause people to seek out more upsetting coverage in the future, creating a cycle that can be hard to break. […]

Barnes & Noble is offering free pre-order of the Mueller report

By Jaquetta White, CNN (CNN)Robert Mueller’s full report has yet to be released, but you can already order it online. Bookseller Barnes & Noble said Wednesday that it’s offering “The Mueller Report” for pre-order to customers. Justice Dept. to release two versions of redacted Mueller report The highly anticipated report, which took two years to complete […]