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30 Of The Highest-Reviewed Beauty Products That Obsessed Fans Use Every Day

We all know someone who is die-hard dedicated to certain beauty products — I know that sure I have my fair share of regulars in the medicine cabinet. …

The One Anti-Inflammatory Food You Should Have Before 8AM To Get A Flat Stomach, According To A Nutritionist

Breakfast might be making you gain weight. If you want to slim down your middle, you need to start each day with a healthy boost of energy from …

Once and For All—This Is How Often You Should Shampoo Your Hair

It really depends on what kind of hair you have and how oily your scalp gets.<p>There's one nugget of grooming mythology that I abide by, even though it isn't scientifically proven. It's the answer to the perennial question: How often should you shampoo? When we wash our scalps less, the theory goes, …

The Beauty Products Every Woman Should Own

Best Eye Cream<p><b>Mario Badescu Hyaluronic Eye Cream</b><p>Best Face Wash<p><b>Dr Dennis Gross Skincare All-in-One Cleansing Foam</b><br>Testers of all skin types say this …

13 skincare products celebrities have raved about (and not because they were paid to)

From Selena Gomez' eye cream to Khloe Kardashian's fave face mask...<p>Ever wondered what's <i>actually</i> on a celebrity's bathroom shelf? Here's a few of the products they can't live without...

'Whinge less, people!': Life advice from a 27-year-old woman dying from cancer is going viral for all the right reasons

A post written by a 27-year-old Australian woman who died of cancer last week has gone viral on Facebook with more than 50,000 shares and 60,000 likes.<p>Holly Butcher from Grafton, Australia, suffered from Ewing's sarcoma, which is often found in the bone and surrounding soft tissue.<p>She wrote the …

Cancer

This week’s must-read books

<b>Heather, the Totality by Matthew Weiner</b> <i><br>(Fiction, Little, Brown)</i><p>The creator of “Mad Men” makes his first foray into the publishing world with a slim, …

A space rock from another star is spotted in our solar system — a cosmic first

By Sarah Kaplan<p>, Reporter<p>For the first time, a space rock from another solar system has been spotted cruising through our corner of the universe.<p>The asteroid is about 400 meters across and moving at a clip of nearly 27 miles a second, according to NASA. For months, this interstellar interloper — a …

Astronomy

The Right Way to Prepare Oatmeal and 5 Tips for Making It Better

Oatmeal is a satisfying, healthy morning meal. Here are cooking instructions for the most common types of oatmeal.<p><b>Pictured Recipe:</b> Creamy …

Boo! The best ghost stories you probably haven’t heard yet.

By Michael Dirda<p>, Critic<p>As the March sisters of "Little Women" might have said, "It wouldn't be Halloween without any ghost stories." Below are six recent books to help you get in the holiday spirit.<p><b>The Ghost in the Corner And Other Stories</b> , by Lord Dunsany, edited by S.T. Joshi and Martin …

Books

Car Seems To Appear From Out Of Nowhere Before Crash

People are puzzling over a video of the two-car smashup.<p>People online are baffled by video of a two-car crash in Singapore involving a vehicle that seemingly appears from out of nowhere.<p>Facebook page Roads.sg shared the footage online Monday:<p>A silver car plows into the side of a white car at a busy …

Singapore

10 ‘unexpected’ bargains at Costco

A virtual lovefest erupted in Reddit’s “Frugal” message board this week after a contributor known as <b>yellowraincoat</b> claimed she pocketed some …

Personal Finance

America’s unique gun violence problem, explained in 17 maps and charts

In the developed world, these levels of gun violence are a uniquely American problem. Here’s why.<p>America is an exceptional country when it comes to guns. It’s one of the few countries in which the right to bear arms is constitutionally protected. But America’s relationship with guns is unique in …

The Best Chocolate Chip Cookies Ever

Crispy on the outside, soft and gooey in the middle--the way a good chocolate chip cookie should be.<p>Makes about 12<p>Prep: 10 minutes<p>Total: 1 hour 30 minutes<p>Ingredients<p>4 1/4 cups|685 grams all-purpose flour<p>2 teaspoons baking soda<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt<p>1 1/2 cups|340 grams unsalted butter, softened, …

​5 Signs You Might Have A Scary Vitamin B12 Deficiency

Are you run down? Incredibly anxious?<p>Few nutrients—heck, few bees—are as buzzy as B12 right now. Juice bars are adding it to smoothies. Celebs like Rita Ora and Chelsea Handler get it injected into their bums. It's being touted as a magic bullet for everything from low energy to a sluggish …

Amazon Says These Are the 100 Books Everyone Should Read

Hidden away in the books department on Amazon.com, shoppers can find a list of 100 great reads everyone should read in their lifetime, recommended by …

14 science fiction, fantasy, and horror books to read this August

Space opera, vikings, and epic fantasies<p>Summer is in full swing, which means that there’s plenty of time to grab a book and head outdoors to enjoy the sun and warm weather — at least here in Vermont, where the outdoor temperatures haven’t quite topped 90 degrees yet.<p>I helped cover San Diego …

‘I couldn’t believe she was still alive’: rescuer reunited with mare she saved

A horsewoman has been <b>reunited with a thoroughbred she rescued more than 20 years ago.</b><p>In 1996, Jane Barham attended a farm auction near her home in …

Video shows U.S. border officers telling Mexican teen to drink the liquid meth that killed him

By Kristine Phillips<p>, Reporter<p>Cruz Velazquez Acevedo began convulsing shortly after he drank the liquid methamphetamine he’d brought with him from Tijuana, Mexico.<p>The 16-year-old had just crossed the U.S.-Mexico border to San Diego and was going through the San Ysidro Port of Entry. He was carrying …

Immigration

9 Diabetes Breakthroughs You Need to Know About

Science hard at work!<p>Diabetes is not just one condition - but whether your body is struggling with blood sugar levels due to type 1, or type 2, or …

Why Coconut Oil Is the Single Best Natural Oil For Hair

Coconut oil has been a natural beauty darling for a while now. It's used to moisturize skin, remove makeup, whiten teeth, and more. According to haircare experts and science, it may also be the best way to keep your hair soft, shiny, and healthy.<p>Natural hair care has come a long way since the early …

Family Spreads Awareness After Toddler Dies Of Suspected Tick-Borne Illness

Kenley died eight days after showing symptoms<p>The family of a toddler who passed away this week is speaking out to warn parents about the dangers of …

Disease

Writers recommend great books you've (probably) never heard of

A new book app is challenging the notion that reading “well” necessarily means falling back on the same old classics, from Trollope to Tolstoy. Each week, Alexi, a “digital book club”, turns to writers for inspiration, asking them to rout out hidden gems which are then offered to members to read on …

Here's How To Feed The Whole Family For Under $20

Feed the whole gang without breaking the bank.<p>For each recipe, you'll find a simple grocery list (plus a few basic pantry staples like olive oil, dried spices, salt, and pepper that you probably already have on hand) to help make your trip to the market painless and affordable.<p><i>*All prices were</i> …

This Secret Indian Hair-Growth Formula May Finally Give You a Mermaid Mane

Anyone who has unsuccessfully tried to get their hair to grow may roll their eyes at this video in which Prachi (the vlogger behind Super Wow Style) shares a family recipe for lengthier locks. Could a simple mix of natural ingredients really make hair grow up to 30-40 percent as Prachi claims? We …

Best Face Moisturizers With SPF to Scoop Up Before Summer

With sun damage being the number one cause of aging skin (yikes!), it’s majorly important to make sure you’re shielded on the daily this summer. Aside from limiting your time in the sunshine, moisturizers with built-in SPF are a super helpful way to preserve that youthful glow, without adding …

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14 Healthiest Vegetables on Earth

By Rachael Link<p>Vegetables are well-known for being good for your health. Most vegetables are low in calories but high in vitamins, minerals and fiber.<p>…

Nutrition

7 Drugstore Hair Products That Are Worth Every Penny

Haircare can be an expensive business. You've got to buy shampoos, conditioners, styling products, heat protectants, etc. Then there are specialty …

Hair Care