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25 Essential Skills I Wish Somebody Taught Me When I Was Younger

Super Mario. The crazy little Italian-American Plumber that shaped my childhood.<p>I used to spend hours and hours sitting in front of my TV helping …

At least 21 killed and many wounded after suicide bomber targets Shia Muslim procession in Dakasoye<p>A suicide bomber has killed at least 21 people at a Shia Muslim procession in northern Nigeria.<p>The attack happened in the village of Dakasoye, about 13 miles (20 km) south of Kano, during a march by …

Africa

A search for family in Haiti raises questions about adoption

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — As Mariette Williams waited for her flight from South Florida to Haiti, she paced the departure lounge, folding and re-folding her ticket and clutching the handle of a bag sagging with gifts. She was excited but terrified: For the first time in nearly 30 years, she was …

The last 58 days at the University of Missouri

<b>Someone called the student body president the N-word.</b><p>As the Missourian notes, the outcry at Mizzou can be traced back to Sept. 12, when Missouri Students Assn. President Payton Head posted a note on his Facebook page about how a man on a pickup truck repeatedly called him a racial epithet while he …

Justice

Karim Benzema Case: Latest on Alleged Sex-Tape Blackmail of Mathieu Valbuena

Real Madrid and France striker Karim Benzema was charged on Nov. 5 as part of an investigation into the alleged blackmail of international team-mate Mathieu Valbuena over a sex tape.<p>Investigators are trying to establish whether a conversation that took place between Benzema and Valbuena "was simply …

Drinking vinegar and having sex can boost your health

From drinking vinegar to making time for sex... the 50 things you can do to boost your health right NOW<p><b>10 health experts reveal their top tips to</b> …

Words of Wisdom: 40 Quotes about Friendship, Life, Success and Love [INFOGRAPHIC]

<b>We all need a little inspiration every now and then.</b> And one of the best ways to find some is by reading words of wisdom from history’s brightest and …

Creating a Welcoming and Intellectually Challenging Classroom

Veteran educators Dorothy M. Steele and Becki Cohn-Vargas offer this simple but powerful suggestion to build a more inclusive, equitable environment …

A New Must-Read for All Educators

We need stories of hope perhaps more than we need new ideas on curriculum, formative assessment, or instructional strategies. Stories of hope can …

5 Ways to Help Your Students Become Better Questioners

To change that is easier said than done. Working within an answers-based education system, and in a culture where questioning may be seen as a sign …

Science Confirms: Money Doesn’t Buy Happiness

Research explores the science of how you become spoiled—and how to prevent that from happening<p>You’re always chasing your next raise—but will it really make you any happier?<p>Wealth may make it harder for you to appreciate simple pleasures, a new study from Spain suggests.<p>And that’s bad news for your …

Happiness

John Mackey: 4 Decisions That Built Whole Foods | Inc.com

<i>Starting a business is like any other beginning: The first task is survival. But even in those early days, what founder doesn’t dream of doing something really huge--like building a business that rapidly remakes a fusty sector, as Warby Parker’s Neil Blumenthal has, or seizing an early opportunity</i> …

Tiffany & Co. slammed by weak sales

We might never know how many people received coal for Christmas, but they certainly weren't getting as many diamonds.<p>Sales at Tiffany & Co. (TIF) fell this holiday season. CEO Michael Kowalski went so far as to call them "disappointing overall."<p>Tiffany is an early victim of the lackluster global …

Ayurvedic Hair Care for Natural Hair

by <i>Sabrina Perkins</i><p>Becoming a curly or coily hair mixtress can be intimidating. Some mixtresses we see on YouTube or on blogs seem to have it all …