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These Photos Show How The World Is Reacting To The Attack In Nice

At least 84 people are dead after a truck driver plowed into a crowd gathered to celebrate Bastille Day in the French city.<p>At least 84 people are dead and many are in critical condition after a truck driver plowed into a crowd gathered to celebrate Bastille Day in Nice, France. As many as 10 …

Nice Awakes to a Changed City on Morning After Attack

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How To Make Yourself Work When You Don't Want To

Procrastination affects everyone. It sneaks up on most people when they're tired or bored, but for some, procrastination can be a full-fledged addiction. They avoid all day the work that is right in front of them, only to go home and toil late into the night, frantically trying to finish what they …

Just a kid from Akron, LeBron James honored in hometown

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — His voice hoarse from days of nearly nonstop celebrating, LeBron James waited until the end of yet another party to remind a crowd …

The Meaning of Ali: A daughter remembers her father's gentle soul

<i>This story appears in ESPN The Magazine's June 27 Muhammad Ali Issue. Subscribe today!</i><p><b>IN ORDER TO</b> recognize a great person, we must have an …

11 Super Inspiring Muhammad Ali Quotes

Muhammad Ali had a reputation for his positive and motivational outlook on life. His words can inspire us all.<p>Throughout his career, Muhammad Ali--the late heavyweight-boxing champion, Olympic gold medalist, and civil rights activist--garnered a reputation for his positive and motivational outlook …

Motivation

Meet the women trying to rid Pakistan — and the world — of polio

Her slender hand sheathed in a black glove, Saira Nizamuddin gathered the fabric of her full-length abaya as she stepped across an alley strewn with rocks and trash.<p>The 19-year-old health worker walked alone, the mid-morning sun pressing down on the dirt streets and soaking into the black fabric …

13 Sleep Lessons From A Landmark British Sleep Report

New findings reveal alarming data about Britons' sleep and this group of experts is calling for change.<p>A recent report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found that a third of Americans don't get enough sleep. And now, a British report finds that no one is faring any better …

17 Martin Luther King Jr. Quotes You Never Hear

While best known for his "I Have a Dream" speech, King's legacy included much more than that.<p>If any of you are around when I have to meet my day, I don't want a long funeral. And if you get somebody to deliver the eulogy, tell them not to talk too long. Every now and then I wonder what I want them …

How To Design Happiness

Experts from Lippincott, Disney, and SoulCycle weigh in on how they craft happy experiences.<p>Design, at its heart, is about solving problems. That’s why it’s so easy to talk to designers. They can explain exactly how their interface is built to help you navigate through your phone, or how a device …

Happiness

Why the 21st Century Will Belong to Family Businesses

I was recently asked to give a talk about family businesses, and the conference organizer told me not to even mention the “three generation rule.” As he put it: “Everyone already knows that family businesses don’t last.”<p>He’s perfectly right. An oft-cited statistic is that only 30% of family …

Management

A Brief History of Oscar Hosts in Pictures

The Mourning After for Belgium: Pictures

Beijing

It’s Cherry Blossom Season: Pictures

Barbie Doll Exhibition during Paris Fashion Week: Pictures

Barbie

Prynt: Transforming an iPhone Into a Polaroid

Two months ago, I previewed in this column several new future-like, functional iPhone cases that were soon coming to market. One of them, the Prynt Case, has hit virtual store shelves. Essentially, it’s a one-inch thick sleeve that your iPhone slides into (note: There is also a version for Samsung …

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Harper Lee: loved ones hold private funeral without pomp or fanfare

On a day when mockingbirds sang outside the courthouse that inspired her classic novel, author Harper Lee was laid to rest in a private ceremony, a reflection of how she had lived.<p>In Harper Lee's hometown, tributes and odes echo author's private life<p>Read more<p>A few dozen people who comprised Lee’s …

How Jesse Owens' Childhood Made Him the Champion Seen in Race

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Harper Lee's Best Quotes

A look back at 11 of the Pulitzer Prize-winning author's best quotes of all time.<p>A look back at 11 of the Pulitzer Prize-winning author's best quotes of all time.

Winter storm coming? Be prepared

<b>(CNN) —</b> Are you prepared for a severe winter storm? Below are some suggestions and links about planning ahead at home, work and in your car as well as how to take care of your pets.<p>If you get stuck at home or work<p><b>What to have on-hand:</b><p>Extra food and water: A three- to seven-day supply is a good …

Mother Teresa to Become a Saint: Pictures

Notable Lives Lost in 2015: Pictures

Paris attacks: What happened on the night

<b>The attacks in Paris on the night of Friday 13 November by gunmen and suicide bombers hit a concert hall, a major stadium, restaurants and bars, almost simultaneously - and left 130 people dead and hundreds wounded.</b><p>The attacks were described by President Francois Hollande as an "act of war" …

Kate Middleton Snapped These Two New Photos of Princess Charlotte—and Yes, They're Insanely Adorable

Prepare for royal cuteness overload: Kensington Palace has released two new photos of six-month-old Princess Charlotte on behalf of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. The pair of photos, which were offered on both the palace's official Twitter and Instagram accounts this morning, are made even more …

The Morning After the Paris Attacks: Pictures

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Prince Harry Visits Washington: Pictures

Paul Ryan Elected Speaker of the House: Pictures