Christie Hooper Stewart

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Everything Known About Charleston Church Shooting Suspect Dylann Roof

Dylann Roof, who has reportedly confessed to killing nine inside a black church, wore pro-apartheid flags, made a ‘lot of racist jokes,’ and was …

16 optical illusions more fun than that damn dress

Well, if we've learned anything from the Internet today, it's that your eyes can play tricks on you.<p>A photo of one dress revealing what we suspect is …

Digital Art

9 Famous Shoe Designers Recreate Cinderella’s Glass Slipper

This March, Disney is releasing a live-action remake of everyone’s favorite fairy tale about uncomfortable women’s footwear. To generate hype for <i>Cinderella</i>, starring Cate Blanchett and Lily James, Disney recently asked nine celebrated shoe designers to create their own interpretations of the famous …

Stuart Weitzman

The real story behind Santa Claus

<b>(CNN) —</b> Don't tell the kids, but we've got Santa Claus all wrong.<p>Countless Christmas songs tell us that Santa is basically the Judge Judy of juveniles. He decides who's been naughty or nice, and doles out presents or punishments accordingly.<p>But historians say Kris Kringle was originally created to …

7 Peak Performance Must-Dos For Business And Life

“What did you do!” I yelled at my accounts manager. He was lying down tanning on the terracotta gravel roof of our building, oiled up with darkened Hawaiian Tropic, blasting ACDC out of a giant silver boombox. I was on the phone with the WWE about a televised national wrestling match. He’d arranged …

'Two Night Stand’ review: Extra-long booty call has its moments

In a movie romance, personality clashes can be a good thing. The more unlikely it is that people would get together — the more they have to overcome — the better the movie is, in a sense. After all, romantic movies are all about making us believe that love is possible, even when it seems impossible …

Does the human eye prove that God exists?

Darwin was baffled by it; Christians see it as evidence of the divine. Will science ever unlock the secrets of the human eye?<p><b>When the body of Dr Yoshiki Sasai,</b> an eminent Japanese biologist, was discovered in August this year, his death was widely mourned across the world of <b>science</b>. Not just for …

#theLIST: Fall's Best in Shoe

The runways were rife with a clever mix of boots, sandals and broguesconsider it fashion's answer to manic weather. Take a seasonless approach and shop the best in fall shoes.<p>The runways were rife with a clever mix of boots, sandals and brogues—consider it fashion's answer to manic weather. Take a …

Funny Pictures of the Day - Sept 9, 2014

Got a beer emergency? Who ya gonna call? Beer Patrol!<p>Love funny pics? Take a look at today's funny pictures over at our LOLpic blog NeatoPicto:<p>This …

THIS Is the Best Time to Go to Sleep

We can’t stress the importance of a good night’s sleep enough. Getting a full night of rest leads to plenty of benefits and boosts to your physical, mental, and emotional health. And while everyone has the habits that work best for them, we were curious if anyone had found a scientifically proven …

Sleep

The Physics of Productivity: Newton's Laws of Getting Stuff Done

In 1687, Sir Isaac Newton published his groundbreaking book, which described the three laws of motion and redefined the way the world looked at …

Physics

Remember "Choose Your Own Adventure" Books? Yeah, There's That for Phone Sex Now

We declared sexting the new dirty talk since it's just easier than saying the words out loud, but one company is trying to bring back its retro predecessor, phone sex.<p>Dejamor, a company that already provides a monthly subscription of his-and-hers boxes of sexy goodies, has now introduced "Sexy …

Ladies' Day at Royal Ascot - in pictures

5 Delicious (and Healthy!) Iced Tea Combinations

NFL's bag ban angers female fans

June 17, 2013 | 3:51 PM<p>The National Football League announced a controversial rule change starting this upcoming season -- a limit on the size and type of bags that can be brought into a stadium.<p>Starting this preaseason: no camera bags, no fanny packs, no backpacks, no seat cushions. The NFL says …

20 Ways to Relax & Unwind

Sometimes when we’re exhausted, we gravitate toward activities that drain us even more. Or we think we don’t deserve to take a break, so we ignore …

Compassion Can Be Cultivated In The Brain, Study Finds

It's possible to become a more compassionate person by training your brain, according to a new study.<p>Researchers from the Center for Investigating Healthy Minds at the University of Wisconson-Madison's Waisman Center found that engaging in compassion meditation -- where you practice feeling …

7 Things You Need to Stop Doing Every Day

If you get decent value from making TO-DO lists, you’ll also get significant returns – in productivity, in improved relationships, in financial …

Four Aspects of Self Realization

Colin Bondi, <i>Contributor</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>What is the goal of the path of Self Discovery? Self Realization. The realization of our true nature, who and what …

Can Being Spiritual Make You Happier?

Spirituality: it's one big, loaded topic. And, while there are nearly as many systems of belief (or nonbelief) as there are people, being in touch …

Spirituality

From Natural Man to Walking in the Spirit

<i>This is the first post from our frequent commenter Howard.</i><p>Joseph declared, “Mankind [is] naturally selfish, ambitious, and striving to excel one …

Do Yourself a Favor: Hire Nice People

This entrepreneur says team dynamics can make or break your company. That's why he hires the nice guy every time.<p><i>Luis von Ahn, the co-founder of Captcha, never cared much about culture. But that was then. He tells Inc.'s Jeremy Quittner that in his new venture--Pittsburgh-based language teacher</i> …

Business Strategy

Are You Ready To Call It Quits?

<i>By Erika Morphy</i><p>You religiously watch the clock. You’re annoyed by every single one of your co-workers. Your job has lost its thrill.<p>It’s obvious that it’s time for a change, but how exactly should you go about leaving a job—especially when the unemployment rate is hovering at 7.5%?<p>Guess what? …

5 Ways to Keep Your Eye On the Goal

The most successful entrepreneurs do more than set goals. They keep those goals front and center--all the time.<p>I'm goal oriented. Professionally I am happiest when I have a number to hit, a timeline to make, or a task to complete. Personally, I am at my best when I have a big trip or event in the …

Entrepreneurship

Senior Leadership Team: 7 Roles that Can't be Delegated

A couple of days ago, I introduced this series on senior leadership teams. Today I want to take a look at the roles of this team. Again, I’m assuming …

How to Lead When You’re Not in Charge

For all of the books (thousands) written on leadership, individuals (millions) who have participated in leadership seminars and dollars (billions) invested in leadership development, too many leadership experts still fail to distinguish between the practice of leadership and the exercise of …

10 Ways To Help Others That Will Lead You To Success

Helping others should be a natural extension of every business leader’s responsibilities. Unfortunately, it doesn’t come as easy as you would think. As leaders, we often get too caught up in operations or our own problems to give people the help they need. However, in the last year, I’ve realized …

6 Ways Effective Listening Can Make You A Better Leader

When employees say they want their voices to be heard, they are really saying they want leaders who will not just hear them, but really listen to them. As employees seek more attention, feedback and support, leaders must become more mindful of individual needs in order to more effectively inspire …