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Friday, Jun 23, 2017 at 03:49 PM EDT

Get a Look at the 'Game of Thrones' Pop-up Bar in DC

The creators of Miracle on 7th Street and the Cherry Blossom Bar have crafted a Westeros-inspired tavern, which opened Wednesday. »

Uber Adds Option to Tip Drivers

Uber Adds Option to Tip Drivers

Uber is enabling passengers to tip its U.S. drivers with a tap on its ride-hailing app for the first time, part of a push to recast itself as a company with a conscience and a heart. »

New Coffee Trends to Keep You Caffeinated

Robbie Peck, co-founder of Commonwealth Joe, gives the details on nitro cold brew, a coffee that pours like a cold beer. »

Chick-Fil-A To Offer Gluten-Free Buns

Chick-Fil-A has become the latest fast food chain to offer gluten-free options to its customers. The new gluten-free bun will come wrapped in plastic since the kitchens are not gluten-free. Customers who pay the »

Five Times Athletes Have Challenged Animals

With the announcement that Michael Phelps will race a shark for Discovery Channel's "Shark Week," we take a look back at five times athletes competed against animals. »

What Do You Meme? The Library of Congress Wants to Know

What Do You Meme? The Library of Congress Wants to Know

Well that escalated quickly: The memes that dominate your Facebook feed will soon be etched in America's official historical record. The American Folklife Center at the Library of Congress has announced... »

Ken Gets Makeover: Cornrows, Beefy Bod and New Skin Tones

Ken Gets Makeover: Cornrows, Beefy Bod and New Skin Tones

He's been overshadowed by Barbie for decades, but now Ken is finally getting some attention. Mattel is introducing 15 new looks for the male doll, giving him new skin tones, body shapes and hair styles. »

Awesome Con Brings Out Awesome People, Displays

Awesome Con Brings Out Awesome People, Displays

Check out some of the costumes and displays at Awesome Con 2017 in Washington, D.C. »

Comic Book History, Legends at Library of Congress Exhibit

Comic Book History, Legends at Library of Congress Exhibit

“Library of Awesome” is a pop-up exhibit at the Thomas Jefferson Building in Washington, D.C., and represents the history and breadth of comic and graphic novels throughout history. »

Advertisers Strive to Show 'Real Dads'

Advertisers Strive to Show 'Real Dads'

"Diapers don’t care who change them." That's the attitude companies are increasingly adopting when advertising products for dads. The diaper phrase, part of Procter & Gamble's #WeSeeEqual campaign from March,... »

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