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The U.S. Virgin Islands Will Give You Money to Visit in 2017

🚨 This is not a drill. 🚨<p>When daydreaming about your life next year, are you envisioning yourself lounging on a beach with the wind in your hair and some sort of fruity tropical drink right beside you? No? Well, YOU SHOULD. Because in 2017, the U.S. Virgin Islands will *pay you* to take a vacation …

The 'Saved by the Bell' diner is coming to a city near you

After decades of waiting, Americans everywhere can finally head to the Max after school.<p>Earlier this summer, Saved By The Max, a pop-up diner …

They Give Roadside Kitten Food, He is So Happy He Sings the Song of Meows

A tiny 4-week-old kitten was found alone by the roadside, quietly waiting for help. Right after they got him some food, he was so happy that he …

The moral foundations of fascism: Warring psychological theories struggle to make sense of Hitler, Mussolini and you-know-who

An abstruse but bitter debate in social psychology sheds crucial light on Donald Trump, and the history behind him<p>The week before the 2016 presidential election, Francis Wilkinson wrote a piece for Bloomberg View headlined "The Moral Foundations of Trumpism." The title was intentionally jarring. …

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Just 22 Cute Animal Pictures You Need Right Now

They made me smile. Hopefully you'll smile, too.

This kitty crawled out of its cage to make friends with a puppy, proving animals are the best

We’ve all been there: A sudden case of the lonelies strikes and no one answers your texts, emails or calls. Before long, you become so desperate to …

A quiet education revolution worldwide is giving kids the skills to be 21st-century citizens

As a child, Dana Narvaiša hated school. Her teachers thought she asked too many questions and her English instructor used to gleefully skip over her when it was time to read aloud to the class.<p>Narvaiša now runs Cesis New Primary School in a town of 40,000 people, about an hour and a half from Riga, …

Education

A night of shattered dreams: inside election day with Hillary Clinton

Sabrina Siddiqui relays her experience as a pool reporter, part of a small group shadowing Clinton and her top aides, in the final 24 hours of her bid to make history as the first female US president<p>Hillary Clinton had barely slept in 24 hours when she arrived at her polling station in Westchester …

Government

Hillary Clinton's concession speech and President Obama's remarks on a transition to a Trump presidency

Hillary Clinton<p><i>Excerpts of her concession speech Wednesday in New York</i><p>This is not the outcome we wanted or we worked so hard for, and I'm sorry that we did not win this election for the values we share and the vision we hold for our country.<p>I know how disappointed you feel because I feel it too, …

Foam rolling: 5-minute routine to stretch your body

Foam rolling, also called self-myofascial release, is performed using a cylindrical piece of foam. There are many different ways you can use a foam roller, all of which are intended to release muscle tightness and tension, increase blood flow and increase your range of motion.<p>Foam rolling is one of …

Exercise

Yemen famine feared as starving children fight for lives in hospital

Civil war has created ‘very severe needs’, the UN warns, while a blockade aimed at hurting Houthi rebels has made the situation worse<p>Dozens of emaciated children are fighting for their lives in Yemen’s hospital wards, as fears grow that civil war and a sea blockade that has lasted for months are …

Middle East

5 Hotel Room Booking Tools Every Frugal Traveler Should Know

Frequent travelers know a thing or two about scoring the best deals on hotel rooms, but you don't have to be a road warrior to snag a great room on …

Hospitality

Trump tries to reset with economic speech — but faces new resistance in GOP

Seeking to put the most difficult stretch of his campaign behind him, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump used a major economic speech Monday to reach out to two voting blocs that remain critical to his faltering chances of winning in November: traditional fiscal conservatives and …

Donald Trump

21 Purrfect Photos of Tiny Kittens That Fit In Your Palm

We’ll always have a soft spot for photos of newborn animals. When we pounced upon these adorable photos of kittens so small they literally fit in the …