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Divorce Is Destroying Retirement

Divorce in the U.S. surged in the 1970s and 1980s as the baby boomers reached adulthood. As they enter retirement, they’re still splitting up, and …

Watch Roger Federer Go Back in Time in Hilarious New Commercial

Roger Federer missed the Olympics, won’t be at the U.S. Open in a few weeks to try and win in Queens for the first time since 2007, and will spend …

Oldest cancer ever found discovered in South Africa, potentially challenging ideas about disease

The oldest malignant cancer ever found has just been discovered.<p>A fossilised human foot bone, found in South Africa and dating back 1.7 million …

South Africa

3 Top Career Happiness Lessons From Senior Citizens

More than 1,500 seniors share their best advice for a successful and happy career.<p>When it comes to career advice, we often turn to professors and scientists. Or, just as often, we ask business icons for the secrets of their success. These are fine sources of insight, of course, but there's one …

Being a Childless Mother on Mother's Day: What To Do?

My body carried five babies I never had the privilege to bring to term. I also gave birth to two. One who died at age 14, and one who's chosen to live her life without my side of the family or me. So while I am biologically a mother, I'm functionally a "childless mother" on Mother's Day.<p>My body …

Mother's Day

The 4 Most Important Things to Say to the People You Love

Forgiveness is a fundamental concept in most religions, but it does not get much attention in modern discussions of manners, morals, ethics or parenting.<p>According to Christine Carter, Kids in the House Sociologist and Happiness Expert, forgiveness is one of the most important factors in long-term, …

Forgiveness

Rams in London violates dome lease, makes potential LA move interesting

The Rams' stadium lease says they have to play all of their home games in St. Louis.<p>The Rams' relationship with the city of St. Louis seems to be …

Here are the 19 countries with the highest ratio of women to men in higher education

One of the crucial factors in ensuring that the gap between the genders closes as fast as possible is education.<p>So we took a look at the countries where women are more likely to go into tertiary education and are better educated than men.<p>Tertiary education is anything taken on after school. This …

Higher Education

5 Happy Marriage Habits To Start Before You Tie The Knot

Think you'll figure out how to make your marriage work as you go along? That's one way to do it, sure. But, "starting healthy habits before marriage can mean the difference between a marriage that thrives and lasts and a marriage that crumbles and ends in divorce."<p><i>by Jillian Kramer, BRIDES</i><p>Photo: …

Brides

Jail error was initial mistake shooting suspect's gun buy

LEXINGTON, S.C. (AP) — Both the FBI and a county sheriff's department agency promise to review a series of mistakes that allowed South Carolina …

The 'Depraved-Heart Murder' of Freddie Gray

Six Baltimore police officers are charged in connection with his death, including one for second-degree murder.<p>Freddie Gray was murdered by police after an unlawful arrest, the Baltimore City state's attorney said Friday.<p>In a press conference, prosecutor Marilyn Mosby announced 28 charges against …

What we know, don't know about Freddie Gray's arrest

<b>(CNN) —</b> New information released Thursday adds complexity, and even more questions, to the already confusing picture of what happened to Freddie Gray after his arrest.<p>The transport van that carried Gray made a previously unknown stop along its route from where he was arrested to the police station. …

Gas Line Explosion Injures 11 in Fresno, California

U.S. news<p>A California public works employee and a county jail inmate were seriously burned when a natural gas line exploded at a sheriff’s gun range near Fresno Friday, sending a fireball into the sky and sparking several smaller fires, authorities said.<p>Nine others, including other inmates on a …