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Is Apple Ready to Kill the Beloved Headphone Jack?

<i>Updated</i> | All good things must come to an end in tech. And in the name of disruption, the headphone jack could be next on the chopping block.<p>Apple …

Kim Davis Gets An Award For Breaking The Law To Discriminate Against Gay People

The Kentucky clerk was compared to Martin Luther King Jr., Rosa Parks.<p>WASHINGTON ― Kim Davis, the Kentucky county clerk who went to jail this month for breaking the law and refusing to issue a marriage license to a gay couple, was given an award at Friday night’s Values Voter Summit.<p>Tony Perkins of …

LGBTQI

Two Numbers: Forget Student Loans—Day Care Will Cost You an Arm and a Leg

U.S. College Tuition Parenting Two Numbers<p>It’s the most common unsolicited advice new parents receive: Start saving for college. But the financial …

"It Starts with the Family" -- Harvest Daily Devotion for 7/2/2015

Thursday, July 2, 2015<p>It Starts with the Family<p>"Honor your father and your mother, that your days may be long upon the land which the Lord your God …

Faith

Oprah Winfrey's Deceptive Prayer Practices Leading Many Astray

Project Manage Your Life

More and more companies are adopting software and product development frameworks like Agile, Scrum, and Kanban — which promote quick, iterative, lean production — to deliver higher quality products, faster. These methods help teams produce rapid, continuous improvements, via daily face-to-face …

Scientist concocts a truly horrifying plan for contacting extraterrestrial life

If aliens are really out there, do we really want to wave a flag at them letting them know we’re here, especially when we haven’t yet created a …

17 Tiny Dream Homes Under 200 Square Feet

<i>By: Ali Drucker</i><p><i>Credit: Tumbleweed Houses</i><p>Last year, we showed you the coolest houses money can buy under 1,000 square feet. Now, get ready to downsize even further. The tiny house movement has inspired people around the world to go greener and adopt a simpler lifestyle, but simple doesn't have to …

StubHub files suit against Warriors

In what could prove to be a landmark case in the sports ticket marketplace, StubHub filed a lawsuit against the Golden State Warriors and …

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White Man In St. Louis Area Punches Former Cardinal Curt Ford, Tells Him To 'Go Back To Ferguson'

A white man allegedly punched former St. Louis Cardinal Curt Ford in the St. Louis area recently and then told him to “go back to Ferguson, you [unknown racial slur here, but you can probably guess],” according to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.<p>Ford, who played 276 games for the Cardinals between 1985 …

Randy Schmitz Says Hot Sauce-Induced Seizure Saved His Life

When Randy Schmitz attempted to try one of the world's hottest hot sauces, he knew there was a potential risk -- especially when he was required to sign a waiver before sampling it.<p>What he didn't expect was that he'd get violently sick and black out minutes after sampling the sauce or that it would …

7 Images Almost As Freaky As #TheDress

This photo of a dress has now divided all of humanity into dueling factions, with sane individuals who see this image as white and gold pitted against the dangerous loons who perceive it as blue and black. (OK, so the dress is blue and black in real life, but the argument is about how it appears in …

Supermassive Black Holes at the Edge of Space and Time

Astronomers have known about these objects for decades, but in the depths of cosmic time, it's hard to understand how they can grow so quickly -- or maybe not!<p>Thanks to the painstaking research conducted by astronomers using the Hubble Space Telescope in the 1990s, the consensus is that virtually …

Inside the Psychology of Productivity | Inc.com

More practically, the rigid, reductive format of to-do lists is not optimal for the kinds of work done by leaders, says Teresa Amabile, a professor and director of research at Harvard Business School. "The really important things that don't generally have a specific deadline may be what you should …

Time Management

Wright State University In Hot Water For Serving ‘Racist’ Cafeteria Fare During Black History Month

The month of February is recognized in the United States as Black History Month, a time to honor the endeavors of Black Americans historically known …

Hawaii's Most Epic And Illegal Hike May Be Gone Forever

Remember that strikingly stunning and famously illegal hike in Hawaii that gave you the chance to view paradise from the heavens?<p>To refresh your memory, here was what it looked like:<p>Well, thanks to a powerful storm, it's gone. Possibly forever. And we're heartbroken.<p>The Stairway to Heaven, Hawaii's …

After Shedding 60 Pounds, 1992 Olympian is Chasing Records Again

John Trautmann will take a shot at the 45–49 indoor mile world record on Saturday.<p>John Trautmann, 46, will attempt to break Brad Barton’s age 45–49 indoor mile world record of 4:16.83 on Saturday at Boston University’s Valentine Invitational. The record is looking like a realistic possibility after …

Little League Scandal Exposes Big Cracks in Pint-Sized Honor Code

The stripping of a Chicago Little League team of its national title on Wednesday exposed an unsavory aspect of the famed World Series for kids: the suspicion that teams sometimes bend, or break, the rules to get there.<p>The latest case, in which the Jackie Robinson West team from Chicago's South Side …

New Jersey

The Caribbean's Best All-Inclusive Resorts for Families

Family vacations are meant to be relaxing and enjoyable, but sometimes finding the right hotel, making restaurant reservations, and booking endless activities for the kids can seem more like a chore than a restful getaway. So we here at Oyster took on the impossibly taxing job of traveling to the …

12 Days of Deals - Microsoft Holiday Sales, Deals and Savings - Microsoft Store

Day 1 | December 6<p>Save $329 on Surface Pro (Intel i5/128GB SSD) and black Type Cover, plus get a free select sleeve of choice (up to $74 value).<p>THIS …

Blockbusters

Jamaican Swimmer Alia Atkinson Becomes 1st Black Woman To Win World Title

Jamaican swimmer Alia Atkinson became the first black woman to win a world swimming title Saturday after a victory in the 100m-breaststroke at the …

Derrick Rose wears protest shirt

CHICAGO -- Bulls star Derrick Rose wore an "I Can't Breathe" T-shirt in pregame warm-ups prior to Saturday night's 112-102 loss to the Golden State …

Chicago Woman Brings Peace To City’s Streets

<b>(AP)</b> With their brightly colored mats spread along a sidewalk, Tameka Lawson’s yoga students try to follow her instructions: concentrate on their …

Yoga

A demonstrator protests recent grand jury decisions not to indict police officers in the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner, at Boston Common in Boston, Massachusetts December 4, 2014.REUTERS/Brian Snyder

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No Fads, No Frills: 10 Easy Ways To Detox

Are you interested in cleansing, but turned off by fad retreats, spas, or expensive detox programs?<p>Detoxing has become more than just a form of …