Bethany Williams

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Yoga Breathing May Help Depression and Anxiety, Study Says

This could be key.<p>If you've ever done yoga, you may have walked away from the mat feeling much more calm and at peace. There are a lot of reasons for that, from the physical and mental benefits of exercise to the emotional acceptance preached during a typical flow. But researchers are now saying …

Tens of thousands protest against gay marriage in Paris

Despite France legalizing same-sex marriage in 2013, more than 20,000 people have protested against the law in Paris. The demo comes just weeks …

Australia to teach about 'male privilege' to help curb gender violence

Ready to smash the patriarchy, mate? Well, say goodbye to gender inequality and g'day to enlightened schoolchildren, because Australia's kids are …

Brazil prison gang clashes leave 25 dead, reports say

At least 25 inmates have reportedly died in clashes between two rival factions in a prison in Brazil’s far north, the latest episode of violence shaking the country’s underfunded and overcrowded penal system.<p>Seven of the dead were beheaded and six burned to death in fighting at a prison in Boa …

Human Rights

CNN Poll of Polls: Clinton leads Trump by 8 points

<b>(CNN) —</b> Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton is leading her Republican rival Donald Trump by eight points among likely voters, according to the most recent CNN Poll of Polls, released Monday.<p>The poll average shows Clinton has 47% of support from likely voters, Trump at 39% support, …

Government

Rep. Steve King: 'Significant evidence' of voter fraud

<b>(CNN) —</b> Iowa Rep. Steve King on Monday defended Donald Trump's repeated claim that the electoral system is rigged.<p>"I do think it's a good idea for the American voters to take a look at the system that we have," the Iowa Republican and Trump supporter told CNN's Chris Cuomo on "New Day." "There is …

Government

First school bell rings for refugee children in Greece

<b>Athens, Greece -</b> Children from five refugee camps across Greece attended local schools this autumn. On Monday, October 10, students of all ages queued up behind the camp gates and waited for the chartered buses scheduled to transport them to nearby schools to arrive at 2pm.<p>The Greek Ministry of …

High School

Trump sharpens 'rigged' election allegations disputed by Republican lawyers | Reuters

GREEN BAY, Wis./WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump on Monday cited studies he said showed rampant voter fraud, saying the Nov. 8 election was “rigged” against him even as Republican lawyers called his allegations unfounded.<p>Trump, a New York businessman making his …

Government

Recipe: No-Bake Double Chocolate Cookies

This cookie satisfies your sweet tooth without any added sugar. It’s a simple, five-ingredient recipe that includes dark chocolate, dates and vanilla.<p>…

Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto Pasta (Vegan + GF)

Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto Pasta (V + GF)<p>Prep time<p>10 mins<p>Cook time<p>10 mins<p>Total time<p>20 mins<p>Simple, 6-ingredient Sun-Dried Tomato Pesto Pasta that comes …

Food

Healthy Twists on Fall Favorites

What's the perfect cure for pumpkin spice fatigue? These out-of-the-box recipes from Pinterest queen and Little Bits Of blogger Kelsey Preciado, who created some wildly inventive uses for fall’s fresh harvest.<p><b>If you love sweet potatoes, try: Sweet Potato Toast With Avocado</b><p>Packed with vitamin A, …

8 Important Differences Between a Toxic Relationships and a Healthy One

There are a few glaring hints that a relationship isn't good for you, like if someone is out-and-out abusive. But when it comes to figuring out …

This Model's Eye Infection Is A Good Lesson About Bad Makeup Brush Habits

Grab the soap, and don't share your makeup brushes.<p>It’s important not to share makeup brushes with another person, whether that’s your best friend, roommate, or family member. And if you do, remember to clean them first before using them again.<p>Australian model Anthea Page says she caught a staph …

Makeup

Kendall, Selena, and More Love These Drugstore Hair Products

Finding out that a celebrity uses (and loves) a drugstore hair product is like finding $20 in a coat you haven't worn in forever. It's a pleasant …

Trump Maps Out Plan For First 100 Days Of Not Conceding Election

NEW YORK—Assuring the nation he would work quickly and tirelessly to carry out his agenda, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump reportedly …

How can I find love? The answer may be in a five-year plan

Modern life is full of catch-22s. Having a partner can ease the daily grind, but exhausting routines can make dating feel like just another chore. …

These Teen Girls Are Giving Donald Trump a Piece of Their Mind

“I’m very interested in the election,” says Sonia Chajet Wides, an eighth-grader in Brooklyn who is on the student council and head of the “No Place …

Feminism

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 …

Get Smart: 6 Brain-Boosting Activities to Add to Your Day

I have two uncanny skills: catching items that come flying my way, and remembering names. I take a certain pride in the latter, and can even recall the names of people whom I haven’t met but who played a part in an anecdote—my husband’s new intern, Sophie, my mother’s Move & Groove teacher, James. …

3-Ingredient Chocolate

Three. Ingredient. Chocolate. Ohhhhhh yeah, you read that right. With just three pantry staples, you're 15 minutes away from snacking on a rich, …

‘My wife belongs in the kitchen’? President Buhari isn’t helping Nigeria

It was excused as a joke, but the president’s words matter – millions of girls are forced to stifle their dreams to meet the expectations of a patriarchal culture<p>A cook. An ornament. And perhaps something else depending on the mood. During a recent press conference with the German chancellor Angela …

Africa

Cybathlon: World's first 'bionic Olympics' gears up

<b>It's being pitched as a bionic Olympics. Next month, contestants from across the world using robotic exoskeletons, electronic arms, powered wheelchairs and other tech will take part in the world's first Cybathlon.</b><p>The event near Zurich is intended to highlight how people with physical disabilities …

Robotics

Could Obama Face Veto Override Showdown Over 9/11 Bill?

President Obama will likely veto controversial legislation empowering the families of 9/11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia if that nation is found legally liable for supporting the deadliest terrorist attack in U.S. history, the White House said on Monday.<p>The White House’s position on legislation that …

Saudi Arabia

Clinton team, acknowledging missteps, says more health info coming

NEW YORK — The Clinton campaign is acknowledging their handling of the Democratic presidential nominee's health episode Sunday could have been "better" and announced that more medical information would be released this week.<p>Campaign spokesman Brian Fallon, speaking with MSNBC on Monday, said that …

Government

Why Burma Is Trying to Stop People From Using the Name of Its Persecuted Muslim Minority

Burma’s newly installed government is trying to get foreign diplomats to refrain from using the name <i>Rohingya</i>, in the latest blow to the country’s …

Malawi’s first female president says “Western assertiveness” does not work for African women

Malawi’s first female president, Joyce Banda, says that African women should not follow the “Western route” of assertiveness and confrontation as a way to gain a voice in politics.<p>“If you want to take the Western route, all you will get is rejection, frustration. Confrontation will never work,” …

Africa

Microsoft sues U.S. government over data requests | Reuters

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) has sued the U.S. government for the right to tell its customers when a federal agency is looking at their emails, the latest in a series of clashes over privacy between the technology industry and Washington.<p>Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella delivers the …

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