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The Known Unknown: Tales of the Yucca Man

<i>Ken Layne |</i> Desert Oracle <i>| Winter 2015 | 11 minutes (2,903 words)</i>The story you’ll hear most often goes like this: There’s a young Marine on guard …

Disappearance of two Okla. girls stumped police for 18 years. Then they learned about the Polaroids.

The accused killers kept the Polaroid photos as trophies, witnesses would later tell investigators. The frozen moments were reminders of what they had done — and useful threats to anyone who was thinking about talking.<p>There were rumored to be about a dozen pictures, secreted away in a soft leather …

Crime

The 25 Best True Crime Books Every Person Should Read

Because nonfiction is often sometimes more terrifying and unsettling<p>For every suspense novel that shocks and awes readers, there are real life stories that make fiction seem tame and predictable. True crime is a loaded genre: The best authors do not sensationalise violence and human suffering, but …

How to Do Yoga at Home

Among the many benefits of yoga—increased flexibility, stress reduction, improved sleep—is the fact that you don’t need a whole lot of space in order …

Yoga

Printable Banner Stickers for Planners, Notebooks and Scrapbooks | Scrapbooking Adviser

Easily add fun banners and other elements to your planner or bullet journal with these free printable stickers. You can either cut these out using …

Liberty Wool Pullover pattern by Tian Foley

Easy cable and stockinette stitch A-line pullover worked mostly in the round.<p><b>Skill Level</b><br>Easy<p><b>Sizes</b><br>XS (S, M, L, XL, 2XL). Shown in size S.<p><b>Finished</b> …

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I Read 75 Books in 2017 & These Were My Top 10

In my mission to read as many books as I could in 2017, I explored new genres, new voices, and became the go-to girl for book recommendations. It's a …

18 Books to Gift Everyone on Your List

Whether your mom has a bookshelf packed with self-help books or your cousin’s a budding chef or your dad is <i>full</i> of random facts about the Civil War, …

Cut File For Little Houses Gift Boxes | Scrapbooking Adviser

Make these adorable little house gift boxes with the free cut file for Silhouette machines from Delia Creates. There are two sizes of houses, and you …

A Bizarre Night in the Roy Moore Scandal

Facing even more allegations of sexual abuse and harassment, the Alabama Republican Senate candidate’s campaign has decided to go on the offensive.<p>Even as Roy Moore’s campaign publicly denounced the claim of one accuser, two more women came forward.<p>The latest turn in the Alabama Senate special …

What To Watch On Amazon Prime That’s New This Week

Here are the shows and movies joining Amazon.<p>Streamline recommends “Orphan Black” as the show you should watch on Amazon Prime this week. Amazon adds Season 5 of the show on May 12.<p>It’s the final season of “Orphan Black,” which ended in 2017. Tatiana Maslany won multiple awards for her portrayal of …

This Is the Most Thoughtful Gift to Give Any Parent or Grandparent

It can be hard to shop year after year for gifts between all of the holidays, birthdays, and anniversaries, but there's one simple, yet touching gift out there that may just be the most perfect one for literally any parent or grandparent (or basically anyone because, honestly, this gift is amazing).<p>…

Try this trick to go straight to sleep

Each time you choose to stay up a little longer bingeing that Netflix show, you’re beckoning death, slowly cutting off years from your life. This was …

Yoga

How a Bit of Paint Took This Kitchen from 1954 to 2017

For years Maria Jordan, the blogger behind Maria Did That, painted and updated almost every room of her house — except the kitchen. "I couldn't …

These Leggings Have More Than 3,000 Five-Star Reviews on Amazon

<i>This content originally appeared on InStyle.</i><p>Finding the perfect pair of leggings can be tougher than spotting a needle in a haystack. They’re either …

Shopping

A Beginner Yoga Flow That’s All About Connecting With Your Body

<i>Join Cody for $20 a month and access more than 2,500 workout videos to establish an at-home yoga practice, challenge your strength, and up your</i> …

The Complete Guide to Yoga Every (Other) Day | Greatist

In partnership with goodnessKNOWS®<p>goodnessKNOWS® is the perfect marriage of whole nuts and real fruit with dark chocolate. Wait, that's three things. …

This 20-Minute Yoga Flow Can Help Relieve Back Pain

Anyone who struggles with back pain knows how distressing it can be.Whether it’s soreness that impedes your sleep or aches that hurt your …

A 10-Minute Calming Yoga Flow to Help Banish Your Stress

Feeling stressed? On any given day, you’re likely bombarded with many different stress-inducing situations. Perhaps it’s a challenging project at …

Yoga

Soothing Yoga Moves To Help You Unwind

Five of the best online yoga workouts

Yoga has been shown to pack a healthful punch when it comes to all the associated health benefits. However, in our busy lives, there is not always …

Watch + Learn: Downward-Facing Dog Pose

Master Downward Facing Dog, a beginner's pose that both opens and strengthens the upper body—great preparation for inversions.<p>This video teaches the …

7 Things to Paint Black Today

There's a reason black is a classic: it's dark, it's beautiful, it matches with almost everything. And it's a great way to add a little contrast, …

Donald Trump's Authoritarian Politics of Memory

Driven by opportunism, pragmatism, or fear, many begin to forget that they used to think certain things were unacceptable.<p>In <i>The Captive Mind</i>, Czeslaw Milosz tells a story about a man who ventures out in the immediate aftermath of the fall of a regime. Papers full of state secrets lie in the …

11 books President Obama thinks everyone should read

Barack Obama is a major bookworm.<p>In his book "Dreams from My Father," he reflected on his lifelong love of literature: "When I wasn't working, the weekends would usually find me alone in an empty apartment, making do with the company of books."<p>Recently, the outgoing US president sat down with New …

Books

The Observer view on president-elect Donald Trump | Observer editorial

America and the world enter the unknown<p>The inauguration of a US president is normally a moment of great hope. It is a celebration of representative democracy and the peaceful transfer of power. It is an affirmation that the ideals and laws set out in the 1787 US constitution, still a global …

Donald Trump

The Trouble With Peak Trump

When he’s on a high, that’s when the problems start. What does this mean for a person angling for the most powerful job in the world?<p>In January of 2005, the week before his third wedding, Donald Trump assured Billy Bush that this time he would be a better man. “I’m gonna show up, I’m gonna say ‘I …

A Truly Beginner Yoga Sequence

"I'm not flexible enough" is one of the most common reasons people say they won't come to my yoga class. But that's the whole point of doing yoga — to loosen up tight muscles, increase flexibility, and feel more open. Here's the perfect 10-pose yoga sequence to start warming up those tense and …

Inside Kim Kardashian West's Night of Terror: 'She Knew She Had to Keep Quiet to Survive'

New details from Kim Kardashian West‘s terrifying Paris holdup have emerged.<p>The 35-year-old reality star, who was staying at The No Address Hotel, …