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'I Don't Love My Husband Anymore'

Reader Not Feeling It writes:<p>My husband and I have been married 7 years, together 12, one 5 year old daughter. He's a hard worker and does really well, I gave up my job to stay at home (which I think was a bad idea in my case). I know empirically that he is a good, kind, decent man and he loves me. …

DIY Marquee Sign Letters

Marquee signs are everywhere right now. They add a great retro, industrial feel to any space. Marquee signs make a particularly magical seasonal …

The Snug Is Now a Part of Real Simple

The Snug, a destination for the best of DIY projects around the web, is closing its doors—but don’t worry, you’ll still be able to get access to …

D.I.Y. Holiday Decor You'll Never Want to Take Down

These DIY ideas from Tori Spelling are so pretty, you'll be hesitant to un-deck the halls.<p>These DIY ideas from Tori Spelling are so pretty, you'll be …

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Football player killed shielding girls from gunfire, police say

A high school football player was killed as he shielded three girls from gunfire as several men went on a shooting spree in Tennessee, police said Friday.<p>The shootings that killed Zaevion Dobson, 15, began Thursday night, said Knoxville Police Chief David Rausch. The first person shot was Lisa …

Madonna Comes Forward About Sean Penn’s Alleged Abuse: ‘Sean Has Never Struck Me’

On Thursday, Sean Penn filed court docs in his ongoing lawsuit against ‘Empire’ creator Lee Daniels. In them, Madonna claimed Penn never abused …

The Disturbing Reality of Human Trafficking and Children

In the 1800's during the time of the Emancipation Proclamation there were over 36,000 northern blacks that remained enslaved" (Dolgoff & Feldstein, 2009). Most of these slaves were held in New York and New Jersey, even though most of the northern states had begun the movement to abolish slavery. In …

When Mirna Ramírez gave birth two months early, she was detained by the police, accused of attempted murder and jailed for 12 years. In El Salvador, where a draconian anti-abortion law holds sway, her story is an all too familiar one<p>“It’s hard to talk about,” says Mirna Ramírez softly as she begins …

El Salvador

Proud Mom Stands Up to Bullies That Make Fun of Baby Boy Whose Brain Is Growing Inside His Nose

"To me, Ollie is perfect. He is my little real-life Pinocchio."<p>As any young parent would be, 22-year-old mom-of-two Amy Poole was ecstatic when she found out she was pregnant with her second child in 2013. But when her son, Ollie, was delivered in February 2014, he was born with a golf ball-sized …

Delhi gang-rape 3 years on: How can the youngest rapist be about to walk free?

Any day now, the youngest of six men who, three years ago gang raped and tortured a student on a moving bus in Delhi, will walk free. Four of his fellow rapists have been given the death penalty. One took his own life in prison, or was murdered, depending whose lawyer you believe.<p>The victim, Jyoti …

Crime

Mother of 11-Year-Old Found Dead in Padlocked Freezer Indicted for Murder; Court Papers Reveal Allegations of Horrific Abuse

The mother of an 11-year-old girl whose body was found stuffed inside a freezer was indicted for first-degree murder in Bradenton, Florida, on …

21 photos that show why a small town in Tennessee was just named America's next hot travel destination

The results were based on increases in positive traveler feedback as well as increased interest in accommodations, restaurants, and attractions.<p>This year, Gatlinburg, Tennessee, was ranked as the top US destination travelers should have on their radar. It also came in fourth place on TripAdvisor's …

National Parks

I Donated My Eggs to a Friend—and It Ruined Our Relationship

"Despite how things turned out, I’ve never regretted donating."<p><i>When Alicia Young, now 47, saw two of her friends struggling to conceive, she jumped at the chance to help in one of the biggest ways possible. After making the monumental move of donating her eggs to both friends, her relationship with</i> …

Honey-Bourbon Toddy

Makes 2 Servings<p>This hot toddy recipe, with honey, bourbon, and cinnamon, is the perfect cure for whatever ails you—cold, sore throat, you name it!<p>December 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons honey<p>1 cup hot water<p>6 tablespoons bourbon or Apple Bourbon (see below for recipe)<p>2 3x1/2' strips lemon peel<p>2 …

From Elvis to Marilyn: Henri Dauman's Classic Celebrity Portraits

Brigitte Bardot on set of "Vie Privée," Spoleto, Italy, 1962.<br>Henri Dauman / daumanpictures.com, all rights reserved<p>1 of 10<p>Though the subjects in …

This Is What Happens When You Fall Asleep With Makeup On

<i>By Chelsea Burns</i><p>We've all been there. Whether you got caught up in an SVU marathon or that girl's night out ran a little later than expected, sometimes you're just too exhausted to remove your makeup before hitting the sack. This usually seems harmless enough at the time -- you normally take great …

20 years later a 'Toy Story' creator shares an emotional story about the movie

"Toy Story," which also happened to be the first computer-generated animated film, wasn't just a hit at the box office when it opened in 1995 (it has a lifetime domestic gross of $191.7 million, or $365.8 million if going by 2015 ticket prices). It changed the way audiences wanted their …

What Happened When Straight Men Were Pranked In A Gay Rap Video

Is hip-hop ready for an openly gay rapper?<p>What happens when a bunch of straight black men find out they have been duped into being in a gay rapper’s music video?<p>The hilariously controversial minds at Fusion’s “F-Comedy,” an online group that uses satire to address social issues, performed a social …

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‘Say You’ll Be There’ For This Mini Spice Girls Reunion

Let’s all have a good old fashioned hyperventilate-y freakout over the Spice Girls, shall we? Instagram evidence of a mini Spice reunion is making our brain vibrate at the prospect of another proper get-together.<p>Geri Halliwell (Ginger), Emma Bunton (Baby) and Mel B (Scary) all co-star in this …

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Why you should start a business in 2016

For some, saving more comes down to learning how to say no to small purchases.<p>And for would-be entrepreneurs, sometimes the hardest part about starting a business is taking that first step.<p>We asked best-selling author, entrepreneur and career coach Josh Felber for his top money tips for 2016. …

The 22 best small towns to visit in your lifetime

All around the globe, there are lots of small towns with an old-school atmosphere, incredible landscape, and an array of activities for travelers.<p>We've put together a list of 22 delightful small towns to visit around the world, from the coastal town of Positano, Italy, to Bled, Slovenia, whose …

Why This Woman Believes Her Husband Tricked Her And Now She Feels Trapped

“When I first met Don, he was so nice and so friendly. Don was such a gentleman. He would open doors for me. He would do everything a girl would want,” says Brenda, who married her husband -- who is 26 years older than her -- six years ago. “The age difference did kind of attract me to him. It …