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All hail Queen Cersei and the women of Westeros: 6 reasons Game of Thrones is a triumph for feminists

Season six of Game of Thrones has been more of a feminist love-in than a Hillary Clinton support rally. Admittedly, Thrones women are usually beautiful (with suspiciously good teeth for pseudo-medieval times), and frequently naked, but bear with me.<p>In this series, there has been a relative dearth …

The 20 best countries to live in, according to millennials

In partnership with brand strategy firm BAV and the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School, U.S. News & World Report compiled a list of the best countries to live in, according to millennials— which they defined as adults less than 35 years old. The ranking was determined by how nearly 6,000 …

Republican delegate sues to avoid voting for Donald Trump at convention

Carroll Correll Jr of Virginia seeks judgment of behalf of both major parties’ delegates, arguing state laws force him to vote against his conscience<p>One of Virginia’s delegates to the Republican National Convention has filed a federal lawsuit in an effort to avoid voting for presumptive nominee …

Government

Republican ex-Treasury chief Paulson slams Trump, to vote for Clinton | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Henry Paulson, a Republican who was U.S. Treasury secretary during the 2008 financial meltdown, on Friday called a Donald Trump presidency “unthinkable” and said he will vote for Democrat Hillary Clinton.<p>Former Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson speaks at U.S.-China Strategic …

Donald Trump

Sheriff: 5 people injured during reported tornado in Alabama

FOLEY, Ala. (AP) -- An Alabama sheriff says five people have been injured during a reported tornado.<p>Baldwin County Sheriff Hoss Mack tells WALA-TV that one of the five people hurt Sunday is in serious condition.<p>There were dozens of reports about damage after a storm crossed Baldwin County Sunday …

Weather

Clinton regains double-digit lead over Trump: Reuters/Ipsos poll | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Democratic presidential contender Hillary Clinton regained a double-digit lead over Republican rival Donald Trump this week, according to a Reuters/Ipsos poll released on Friday.<p>Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks during a campaign event at the North …

Government

Petition to hold second EU referendum reaches 2.5m signatures

The backlash against Brexit has strengthened with more than 2.5 million people signed a parliamentary petition calling for a second EU referendum.<p>Demand for a fresh vote was so high that it crashed the parliament.uk website on Friday as the petition was shared widely on social media and new …

United Kingdom

The Psychological Trick That Could Help You Reach Your Goals

Everyone from elite athletes to top business executives knows it's important to have goals. After all, goals are what turn dreams into actionable, achievable steps.<p>Whether you set out to lose weight, renovate your house, or complete a triathlon, defining a goal can boost your motivation, at least …

Why You Should Walk, Not Run, For Weight Loss And Better Health

Are you a busy individual who wants to live healthier and look better? If so, ditch the lousy excuses and start a walking program immediately! …

Weight Loss

Hillary Clinton Has Won My Millennial Feminist Vote

I have a confession: I’m supporting Hillary Clinton for president.<p>This shouldn’t be a radical admission. After all, as the former Secretary of State …

6 Radical Parenting Ideas to Consider for Your Kids

These parenting strategies may seem counterintuitive, but keeping kids safe is not about sheltering them. Kids need risk and conflict—in kid-sized …

Parenting

18 More Modern Poets You Should Know

In honor of World Poetry Day, you might pull out your favorite book of poems, Shakespeare sonnet, Robert Frost narrative or even Shel Silverstein rhyme. But what about the writers of today — have you discovered any new work lately? Well you’re in luck, because we’re sharing a new batch of both …

19 unprofessional habits that may stop you getting a job

• shares<p>Newsdesk News, Monday 21 March 2016 Jump to Comments(0) 6,831 Views<p>Searching for a new job can be a nerve-racking experience. From writing a …

Employment

Donald Trump’s war on women is officially in full swing

When a presidential election devolves into a hydrant-watering contest between leading contenders about the relative attractiveness of their respective wives, not only does the United States look ridiculous but also we diminish our moral standing to denounce other cultures’ marginalization of …

Donald Trump

How to Start Any Healthy Habit (And Actually Make It Stick)

Chances are, you can identify at least one practice that would affect your health and/or happiness that you’re not currently engaging in. Whether …

Productivity

Is it time you gave yourself a marriage audit?

The tax year draws to a close next week, and the end of January saw many of us desperately filing our tax returns – but isn’t there a far more important audit we’re missing?<p>In any long-term relationship, there is an unspoken list of checks and balances. If too many grievances start to land in the …

Want to Raise Emotionally Intelligent Kids? Here are 7 Things to Teach Them About Good Relationships | Inc.com

We all want our kids to be happy and successful, so it makes sense to work backward and figure out how to make that happen.<p>Step 1: <i>To be happy and successful, they need to develop great relationships.</i>Step 2: <i>To develop those relationships, they need adequate emotional intelligence.</i>Step 3: <i>To develop</i> …

Parenting

Massive Study Finds Genetic Links To Happiness And Depression

The rush is on to find genetic links to happiness, depression and other psychological traits. In the latest study—one of the largest ever conducted on the subject—more than 190 researchers in 17 countries analyzed genomic data from nearly 300,000 people.<p>The results zeroed in on a handful of genetic …

Happiness

These Gamification Productivity Apps Will Boost Your Success

Gamification of work can help you achieve a lot more than you usually would, as it turns regular tasks into games. The basics of gamification are …

Gamification

Wives become less stressed after their husbands die, study finds

Marriage has long been thought to be beneficial, in sickness and in health.<p>But a new study suggests that widows actually suffer less stress and frailty than wives whose husbands are still alive.<p>The findings are in contrast to previous research which showed marriage has a protective effect on …

8 Ways to Develop Long-Term Focus and Achieve Success

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It’s been said that your most valuable form of capital is your mind. Entrepreneurial Personality Types (or EPTs), discovered by Alex Charfen, are naturally capable of widespread success -- but what happens when you’re pushed off track? …