Ann Jenkins

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From OM To OMG: Science, Your Brain, And The Productive Powers Of Meditation

Using fMRI scans, we can now see what meditation does to the brain. The author suggests it can lead to a happier, more productive, and creative life. And even two minutes a day can do wonders.<p>Ever since my dad tried to convince me to meditate when I was about 12, I’ve been fairly skeptical of this …

Fall Work Outfit Idea: A Black Blazer, a Statement Skirt, and Black Heels

If you don't wear a uniform at work, getting dressed for the office can be a daily test of patience. But never fear! We're bringing you simple and chic work-appropriate outfit ideas to answer the perpetual question "what should I wear for the office?" Here, the first of two outfit ideas from the …

#theLIST: Falling for Fall's Best Bags

Consider it the opposite of "it's what's inside that counts." Shop the clutches, totes, carry-alls, cross-bodies, buckets, backpacks and beyond that define the season.<p>Consider it the opposite of "it's what's inside that counts." Shop the clutches, totes, carry-alls, cross-bodies, buckets, backpacks …

The Low-Carb Diet Is Officially The Best Diet

Science says: Step away from the bagels.<p>Most of us (and certainly everyone in the fashion world) have heard by now that processed carbohydrates, like white bread and rice, are the enemy of weight loss and overall heart health, but now a major new study by the National Institutes of Health confirms …

#theLIST: Fall's Best in Shoe

The runways were rife with a clever mix of boots, sandals and broguesconsider it fashion's answer to manic weather. Take a seasonless approach and shop the best in fall shoes.<p>The runways were rife with a clever mix of boots, sandals and brogues—consider it fashion's answer to manic weather. Take a …

The Hottest Hair Trends For Fall 2014

From loose, textured waves, to perfect center parts, every take on a pony and glamorous 60's inspired styles, here are the prettiest hair trends that you can take from runway to real life.<p>From loose, textured waves, to perfect center parts, every take on a pony and glamorous 60's inspired styles, …

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8 Fashion "Rules" To Break Now

Debunking the 8 most common styling myths.<p>While trends are constantly evolving and changing, there is one thing we can be sure of when it comes to fashion—rules were meant to be broken. Come to think of it, we're not even sure who even made these rules, so it's time to debunk the 8 most common …

America, the banal and the bizarre: Julie Blackmon's Homegrown exhibition – in pictures

Kids recreating Abbey Road on a bleak US street, a Halloween dress rehearsal, a little girl lies in bliss beside her Sharpie … in her first solo UK show, the US photographer explores the harmony and disarray of everyday life in America in spooky, charming images. The exhibition runs from 4 …

#theLIST: American Beauties

Who says the French always do it better? Here, 10 utterly all-American tips to looking chic.<p>Who says the French always do it better? Here, 10 utterly all-American tips to looking chic.

Why You Should Wash Your Face

Fact: Religiously scrub off the day's grime or you're asking for an early onset of wrinkles, spots, and sagging<p>Side effects from pollution, from the quilted gray air hanging over L.A. to the alarming rise in asthma, can be seriously unpleasant. Now the latest research shows that pollution is also …

EU looking to deepen sanctions against Russia

BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union nations will be looking to give existing penalties against Russia more bite by the weekend rather than expanding …

4 Strategies For Remembering Everything You Learn

• knowledge about the subject at hand, like math, history, or programming<p>• knowledge about how learning actually works<p>The bad news: Our education system kinda skips one of them, which is terrifying, given that your ability to learn is such a huge predictor of success in life, from achieving in …

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US Open: Caroline Wozniacki powers past Sara Errani

<b>Denmark's Caroline Wozniacki strolled into the semi-finals of the US Open with an impressive 6-0 6-1 win over 13th seed Sara Errani of Italy.</b><p>Tenth seed Wozniacki, 24, raced through the match in only 65 minutes to claim a place in the last four.<p>The former world number one will face China's <b>Peng …