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The One Change I Made To Overcome Years Of Depression & Anxiety

It’s commonly known that alcohol is a "depressant"—but the truth about how alcohol affects someone who suffers from depression is not often discussed.<p>…

Obama spars with Cuba's Castro over human rights in historic visit

HAVANA (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama pushed Cuba to improve human rights during his historic visit to the Communist-led island on Monday, publicly sparring with President Raul Castro who showed flashes of anger and hit back at U.S. “double standards”.<p>Obama praised Castro for openly …

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The 'best' pizza in NYC costs $30 for a regular pie — and it's SO worth it

Over 50 years ago, in 1965, Italian immigrant Domenico DeMarco opened Di Fara Pizza in the Midwood section of Brooklyn.<p>To this day, it's considered by critics and locals alike to be "the best of the best" (as former chef Anthony Bourdain reportedly put it back in 2007).<p><b>Just look at this:</b><p>There's <i>a …

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The best free online business courses starting in January

Tell me if you've heard a version of this cliché. A pebble that falls into the ocean can create a ripple that crosses the globe. Nonsense? Don't say that to United Airlines.<p>Seven years ago, Dave Carroll found his $3,500 Taylor guitar heavily damaged when he picked it up in United's baggage claim. …

January 2016 Love Horoscope: Love, Sex, Relationships Predictions for Your Zodiac Sign

<b>Tracy Allen's horoscope columns appear monthly in Glamour. In addition to astrology, she has a graduate education in counseling psychology and has worked as a psychotherapist. Follow @astrotherapist on Twitter and email tallennyc@gmail.com to schedule a private session. Check back here for more</b> …

10 Ways to Reimagine IKEA's Iconic LACK Side Table

It's only 10 bucks, so you can afford to get creative.<p>It's only 10 bucks, so you can afford to get creative.

After Reading This, You Will Agree That Emotional Abuse Is Domestic Violence

<i>Elona Washington, Project IANAH</i><p>When anyone hears stories of domestic violence, it's almost always physical abuse, death and even murder suicides. Most people, though, fail to understand how emotional abuse can also be domestic violence. And I'm sad to say, years ago, I was that person. While I …

Where is God?

Where is God?<p>It seems like a child's question, a theological query during bedtime prayers or following a holy day at church or synagogue. Usually, the first answer we learned was simple, certain, and reliable: God is in heaven.<p>But "Where is God?" is not really a child's question. It is a question …

The Truth About Britain's 'Flesh-Eating' Cocaine

Levamisole, a common cutting agent in cocaine, made the news recently for its apparent skin-destroying properties—but there's a lot more to the substance than that.<p>Corrupted cocaine sold in Britain is making people's skin rot. Or so we were told last week, when a series of reports warned of the …

Nutty Apple Spice Cake with Quick Butterscotch Sauce

It's not necessary to peel the apples in this very moist cake. And the sugar produces a wonderful, crunchy top that's best eaten the day it's made. A …

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3 Mouthwatering Appetizers for Your Next Party

So you’re planning a party, eh? Well, we’ve got your appetizer list covered with three scrumptious recipes from Dawn Perry, who has partnered with LAY’S® Wavy. Start the evening with a charcuterie plate and hickory cheese crackers, then move on to passed apps. We’ve got chicken strips with ranch …

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I have volunteered at the Animal shelter in Miami-Dade. To see all those puppy faces in a kennel as small as a closet is heartbreaking, they looked …

Obama's breathtaking Alaska Instagram photos reveal something ominous

President Barack Obama is on a three-day trip to Alaska to bring attention to climate change, and his pictures on the White House Instagram account give us a glimpse of the Last Frontier's stunning natural beauty.<p>Obama is the first sitting president to visit the Alaskan Arctic. He kicked off his …

Enjoy the Little Things: 11 Ways to Make Everyday Life Sacred

<b>“Enjoy the little things, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things.” ~Robert Brault</b><p>One of the things I love about the …

New study could explain why your dog gets so excited to see you

But new research shows this facial focus isn't limited to primates; man's best friend is wired to recognize faces, too. Dogs have long been known to show a behavioral response to faces, but a recent study discovered that dogs have a specific spot in their brains that reacts to faces.<p>In the study …

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hHUbLv4ThOo<p>Nov 25, 2013 - Uploaded by PitbullVEVO<p><i>Pitbull's</i> official music video for 'Timber' ft. Kesha. Click to …

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Chickens, It's Your Time to Brine

That Thanksgiving turkey isn't the only bird that you can brine. Here's why you should be brining chicken—all year 'round.<p>We all know how much better a turkey tastes if you brine it before roasting it. But we're about to take things a step further: You should also be brining your chickens—and not …

Purple Heart recipient denied ride on NJ Transit bus due to service animal

A veteran who was the recipient of a Purple Heart is speaking out after he says he was denied a ride on a New Jersey Transit bus because of his …

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Transforming what is possible...<p>Grey Enterprises Holdings is a global leader in communications technologies, eco manufacturing, and next generation …

Married at First Sight's Jessica Castro Is 'Terrified for Her Life,' Says Lawyer

She had high hopes for a happy, lasting marriage going into <i>Married at First Sight</i>, but Jessica Castro is now going through a hellish divorce.<p>Last …

What marijuana really does to your brain

<b>(Shutterstock/Pe3k)</b><p>Opponents of legal cannabis say it leaves you fried, but research shows it can actually improve your mental health<p>LAURA DONOVAN<p>June 4, 2015 8:00am (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on ATTN:.<p>Those opposed to marijuana sometimes argue that the substance fries your brain, but …

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