Frances Anderson

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'Protest with peace': Alton Sterling's son calls for calm

The son of the African-American man fatally shot by a Baton Rouge police officer last week praised his father as a "good man" Wednesday and asked that those protesting his death do so in a non-violent way.<p>Cameron Sterling, 15, said his family tragedy should serve to unify people of all races across …

Avoid Toxins And Save Your Money With These 72 Remarkable Uses For Simple Household Products!

You may be really surprised at how versatile everyday natural products can be.This following homemade natural products can bring you many health …

Here's the strange diet designed to slow down aging

When most people pick a diet, they're hoping they can trim a few inches off their waistlines.<p>But there's at least one diet out there that may be able to transform your health in different and more permanent ways.<p>There's evidence, at least a bit of it, that drastically cutting calories and eating a …

The biggest predictor of future violence is past violence. But mindfulness could help reform these angry people.

All humans are born with a powerful wired-in fight-or-flight response—anyone who has held a screaming infant can attest to its intensity. Anger is an …

The Unbelievable Tale of Jesus’s Wife

A hotly contested, supposedly ancient manuscript suggests Christ was married. But believing its origin story—a real-life Da Vinci Code, involving a Harvard professor, a onetime Florida pornographer, and an escape from East Germany—requires a big leap of faith.<p>On a humid afternoon this past …

Journalism

How dangerous are the parasites lurking in your cat's poop?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Pregnant women are advised to avoid many things, including alcohol, smoking and even their cat's litter box. More than 90% of obstetricians and gynecologists in the United States caution patients about handling cat litter during pregnancy, according to a recent survey.<p>The reason? A parasite …

Stroke Patients Are Walking Again After Being Injected With Stem Cells

It appears to make the brain child-like again.<p>People who've experienced a stroke have seen "remarkable" improvements in speech, strength, and …

14 Low-Carb Breakfasts That Go Way Beyond Eggs

Everywhere you look, people are taking all sorts of measures to reduce their daily dose of carbs. In the new low-carb wonderland, starch-free …

15-Minute Meals Top Chefs Make at Home

To get in your post-work yoga class or after-work cocktail with colleagues, it often isn’t until 8:00 that you roll through your door. Tired and hungry, dinner becomes a frustrating ordeal and that spring risotto that you’ve wanted to make all week goes on the back burner. Rather than hitting up …

grilled cheese

William the Conqueror's Normandy: The legacy of England's invader

Two bare-legged men wade out to a boat, carrying their dogs. A couple of horse riders gallop at speed, the wind riffling their hair. A woman and child escape a burning building, victims of war. I look in wonder at the Bayeux Tapestry and the scenes it depicts, conveying such vivid movement, …

A Meditation Teacher's 3 Tips for Deeper Sleep in Just 7 Minutes | Inc.com

Have you ever had the experience of climbing into bed after a long day and not being able to fall asleep?<p>There have been many occasions where I have felt the anxiety and stress of the day haunting me before I sleep, instead of my being calm and relaxed, and hitting the reset button before the next …

What’s the secret to happiness? Scientists may have found the answer

The pursuit of happiness can be a lifelong search for some - but researchers believe they may have found a key factor in feeling a greater overall sense of wellbeing.<p>Individuals who feel a strong sense of belonging to social groups are much happier people, according to new research by psychologists.<p>…

The Best Technology for Meditation

When you think of meditation, you probably don’t think of technology. We’ve been taught to power off our electronics when we’re trying to decompress, but now a few companies are using gadgets to help you clear your mind and improve your mood faster and more efficiently than traditional meditation …

The puzzle solver

He doesn’t eat. An IV line delivers nutrients and liquids and medicines to keep him alive. He doesn’t speak. He’s unable to write. Any motion …

20 best Chinese recipes: part 3

Andrew Wong’s Michie’s sweet and sour ribs<p>I learned the recipe for these ribs while I was in Sichuan and since then it has even found its way to the island of the Seychelles where my sister-in-law Michie makes a special request for them whenever my family and I fly over. I am hoping that, armed …

Food & Dining

13 Hacks For Traveling Like The One Percent At No Cost

Tips and tricks from our friends at The Zoe Report<p><i>Curated by Rachel Zoe and her team of editors and stylists, The Zoe Report is not only your stop for all things fashion and beauty but all-around lifestyle as well. Check out their site for everything from shopping tips to dating advice, to the</i> …

Chiles Rellenos (Mexican-Style Cheese-Stuffed Chilies) Recipe

Chiles rellenos—Mexican-style stuffed and fried peppers in a roasted-tomato salsa—was one of the very first dishes I learned how to cook, using the method that my dad taught me. It mostly involved cans. I'm pretty sure that the only reason we used canned chilies back then is that it wasn't possible …

Banana Bread Oatmeal Pairs Well With Morning Coffee and NPR

Because life is short and breakfast should be more like dessert.<p><i>Welcome to Cooking Without Recipes, in which we teach you how to make a dish we love, but don’t worry too much about the nitty-gritty details of the recipe, so you can create your own spin.</i><p>Like millions of Americans, the first thing I …

Breakfast

Cornmeal-Almond Cake with Strawberries and Mascarpone

This buttery cornmeal cake contains more than a half-pound of toasted almonds, giving it an excellent, nutty flavor. Instead of using plain whipped …

Four Cheese Baked Ziti Recipe

"This is a creamy, baked pasta dish with four cheeses - provolone, mozzarella, Swiss, and Parmesan. It is rich, and very filling. Serve with a green …

Google has a wild new app that lets you paint in virtual reality

But there's plenty of other potential applications, from tourism to training. Facebook, with its Oculus Rift headset, is betting big on the potential social aspects to virtual reality.<p>This week, Google launched a new app that shows off VR's potential in an unorthodox field: art.<p>Tilt Brush is a new …