Christine Turkovich

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'I survived, and so did I’: Mother's raw photos show what it's like to have breast cancer while pregnant

Kimi Maxwell from Perth Australia was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2013 while pregnant with her second child.<p>After having a double mastectomy …

Nobody wants to buy this creepy Connecticut house that looks straight out of a horror movie

A home in an unassuming Hartford suburb has gone slightly viral in the last week after well-followed Twitter users found the listing and tweeted about it, noting its abnormal appearance. While some said it looked like Hellmouth, others compared it to something from "American Horror Story Season …

'Voice' coaches dance around topic of Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton's romance

Getting "The Voice" coaches to sit down and talk about the great season the show is having? No problem. Getting those same coaches to talk about the romantic elephant in the room — Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton's romance — well, that's a whole other story.<p>Not that TODAY's Natalie Morales didn't …

Blake Shelton

What You Need to Know About Whole Foods Market

Have you heard about Whole Foods Market's most recent debacle? Before getting into the nuances of what comedian Fred Armisen calls "an elaborate practical joke that got really out of hand," I want to be open about the fact that I bought stock in Whole Foods Market in 2001--a company that I …

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5 Simple Portals to a More Passionate Life

<b>Passion. What sparks it, sustains it, creates it?</b><p>Something about moving to a new place heightens all the senses.<p>Awakens and stirs the passions, delves the hidden reaches of the soul.<p>Of course, we don't all have to create a dramatic move to come into contact with our deep desires and passions.<p>I've …

11 things successful people do right before bed

Successful people understand that their success starts and ends with their mental and physical health, which is almost entirely dependent upon their getting enough sleep.<p>That is why good bedtime routines are a key ritual for so many of them.<p>Here's what many successful people do right before bed:

Google Maps makes it possible to send directions from PC to Android

It happens to me all the time. I am sitting in my desk minding my business and suddenly I need to find directions to a location. I use Google Maps to find them on my computer and then decide to head out the door. I can’t do much with my Google Maps desktop search, so I have to search the location …

Maps

Harvard Let This Transgender Swim Star Switch From the Women's to the Men's Team

Schuyler Bailar is the first transgender Division I swimmer ever.<p>Schuyler Bailar already had a lot to look forward to. The 19-year-old was about to start freshman year at Harvard and join the school's prestigious swim team. But thanks to an open-minded coach, he's also about to make history when he …

Tony Awards 2015: Celebrity Fashion—Live from the Red Carpet

All of your favorite Broadway stars and celebrities from the Tonys red carpet.

Cannes uncovered: day 4 - the boos, the controversy, the ice cream!

The weekend has arrived at Cannes and so have the hangovers. But the festival has no time for sore heads with a schedule that’s as busy on Saturday and Sunday as it is in the week.<p>The Croisette is increasingly difficult to walk down with a mad flurry of traffic, critics, fans desperate for tickets …

Natalie Portman

Chinese military bars smartwatches, smart glasses and internet-connected wearables

Armies — regardless of nationality — are not designed to be bastions of freedom. So when the Chinese military found out that one of its recruits tried to photograph soldiers in his barracks with a smartwatch, it laid down the law: No smartwatches, “high-tech spectacles” or internet-connected …

Smartwatches

5 Reasons Why Loving Someone Is Hard When You Have Anxiety

My junior year of college, I scheduled a life-altering doctor’s appointment. For over six months, beginning in May of my sophomore year, I found …

Marshmallow Science

In honor of my official addiction to City Bakery's Hot Chocolate Festival this month, I set out on a culinary quest: to make the ideal, healthy, homemade marshmallow. After all, the classic Jet-Puffed pack of white Styrofoam puffs just wouldn't do the trick for my daily fills of Vietnamese Cinnamon …

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Russia's 2014 arms sales top $15 billion: Putin

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia sold more than $15 billion worth of arms in 2014, President Vladimir Putin said on Tuesday, adding that new signed orders stood at nearly $14 billion.<p>Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a meeting with his counterpart from Venezuela Nicolas Maduro at the Novo-Ogaryovo …

Russia