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Colorado's traction law used 143 times on Colorado mountain roads

Colorado's traction law was in effect 143 times at various locations on the state's mountain highways between Oct. 22 and Jan. 20 as part of a …

Raif Badawi supporters to give petition to Saudi embassy in London

Document with 250,000 signatures to be handed over to mark a year since the jailed blogger received 50 lashes in Jeddah<p>Supporters of Raif Badawi, the jailed Saudi activist and blogger, plan to hand over a petition with 250,000 signatures to the Saudi embassy in London on Friday calling for his …

Sneak Peek: Faena Hotel Miami Beach

Faena Hotel Miami Beach spurs a new arts-centered district in the Magic City…<p>An $18 million Damien Hirst piece stands outside Miami’s hottest new …

Top 10 American Road Trips – Page 10

iStock/Mark Van Dyke Photography<p><b>Outer Banks, North Carolina</b><p>North Carolina Highway 12 follows the state’s coastline and links the islands of the northern Outer Banks. For the 100-mile route, start in the town of Corolla and head south to Kill Devil Hills to visit the Wright Brothers National …

Best Trips 2016

TravelBest Of<p>National Geographic Traveler presents the New Year's must-see places. Whether it’s Botswana's Okavango Delta or Brazil's beaches, these 20 go-now destinations will get you packing.

Florida's Pristine Parks: Ten Thousand Islands National Wildlife Refuge

Travel<p>Make Ten Thousand Islands National Wildlife Refuge your launching pad for expanded explorations into Florida’s wild spaces.<p>Ten Thousand Islands National Wildlife Refuge protects a 35,000-acre labyrinth of mangrove islands, freshwater and saltwater marshes, brackish ponds, winding channels, …

This Is What It's Like To "Wait Until Marriage"

<i>On 16 September, BBC Three broadcast an episode of</i> Don't Tell The Bride <i>featuring a young religious couple, Ola and Raphael, who had never shared a kiss – their first kiss would take place on their wedding day, in front of their families and friends. The episode generated a lot of Twitter chatter,</i> …

Jesus

Karla Souza Has a Funny* Joke for You

The How to Get Away with Murder actress takes on sleazy lawyers and the Italian language.<p><b>THE JOKE:</b> A man walks into a lawyer's office and says, "Excuse me, what's your rate?" The lawyer says, "Fifty dollars for three questions." The man is shocked. "Isn't that a little steep?" "Yes," says the …

Here's the Scoop on Kate and Pippa Middleton's Genius Business Idea

When the Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton, isn't busy tending to her royal duties as wife to Prince William and mum to Prince George and Princess …

8 Surefire Ways to Spot a Liar

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>How many people have you spoken with today? Chances are that most of them lied to you—and that they did it more than once. It’s a hard fact to accept, but even your closest friends and coworkers lie to you regularly.<p>University of …

Psychology

Better care could save hundreds of stillborn babies, says report

There are more than 1,000 stillbirths each year and out of a sample of 85, researchers found failures in the pregnancy care of half of them<p>The lives of hundreds of unborn babies could be saved if their mothers were given better care in pregnancy, according to a major report.<p>More than 1,000 babies …

Judge Rules California Woman’s Embryos Must Be Destroyed After Divorce, Despite Her Argument That They Might Now Be Her Only Chance at Pregnancy

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A California woman is evaluating her legal options after a judge ruled against her in her fight to keep five frozen embryos she created with her now ex-husband over his objections, her attorney said.<p>Mimi Lee must abide by an agreement with her ex-husband to destroy the embryos …

Earth - Parents reshaped their children's skulls, for their own good

If you tap the back of your head, you will find it is very hard. But in early infancy it is not quite as tough and with the right techniques, it can be moulded into a different shape, changing how it looks forever.<p>Welcome to the practice of reshaping the human skull. It has been documented in …

The other side of 'I do': how the weight of wedded bliss forever changed me

Before I got married, no amount of counsel would have made me see how serious it is, but I now see everything with the eyes of forever, writes <b>Elizabeth Wurtzel</b><p>I knew I would marry my husband the night I met him. Jim is genuine and kind. He is that rarest thing in New York City: a man who wants to …

Breast Cancer

See a Jilted Florida Bride Dumped Via Text Destroy Her Wedding Dress in the Most Glorious Way

"It was actually very liberating."<p>Tampa bride-to-be Kiley Manulak was engaged to for more than two years and when her big day finally came, she had everything as perfect as she wanted — including her beautiful wedding gown. There was only one problem: Shortly before her wedding date, her fiancé …

International Men's Day: the manliest holidays

In case you hadn't noticed, today is International Men's Day. Obviously.<p>To mark this momentous occasion, we've selected a number of macho getaways suited for men who want to be men and do manly things as a man.<p>1. For the hunter-gatherer<p>A trip to 7th Rise in Truro, Cornwall, offers the ultimate …

Falling for You: 44 Brand-New Wedding Dresses Every Bride Needs to See

We don't know <i>how</i> designers turn out fantastically gorgeous wedding dresses season after season, but as we watched the newest gowns head down the fall 2016 runways, we knew one...

Playback: Where did Ben Carson find a U.S. map so wrong?

The best of last night’s late-night TV: Ben Carson's new map of the U.S. eradicates Connecticut, Bobby Jindal's campaign for president comes to a close, and the Capital Christmas tree arrives to become the hardest working member of Congress.

My mother called our pediatrician without my consent, and I’m the one doubting my parenting skills

By Megan Margulies<p>I didn’t have a primitive reaction when my mother called my baby’s pediatrician. There was no shape-shifting where I became an angry mama bear — rather, I skittered behind a rock like a timid field mouse.<p>Lila was born seven days early, long and lean like her father. Even before …

Giving thanks could be the key to lasting relationships

Now think about how you <i>reacted</i> to that little act of kindness.<p>Research suggests that people who are grateful — not just by saying a quick "thanks" but also by internally processing that gratitude — get a happiness boost.<p>More importantly, they also tend to feel more connected to their significant …

Scientists may soon be able to 'cut and paste' DNA to cure deadly diseases and design perfect babies

On a warm September afternoon on the verdant campus of Long Island's Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, an elite cadre of scientists gathered to discuss a simple yet incredibly powerful new genetic technology.<p>Jennifer Doudna was dressed casually in a blazer and jeans, with a scarf tossed gently around …

These activities in kindergarten could be the key to 10-year-olds’ success in the classroom

When I arrived in England a few years ago, I tried to find a soccer team for my older daughter. She is a perpetual-motion-kind-of-kid, and she is competitive. Soccer seemed like a healthy, outdoor alternative to non-stop wrestling with her sister and full contact hide-and-seek. But there were no …

Self Control

Couples Who Have Sex This Many Times a Week Are Happiest

Get out your planner.<p>More sex = better. The equation just makes sense. But between work, and, <i>well</i>, everything else, it’s kind of hard to get it on every day—or even every other day.<p>Now, researchers from the University of Toronto say you shouldn’t stress if you’re not knocking boots constantly. They …

Happiness

Incredible optical illusion features a woman and an enormous penis

It’s hard not to see penises everywhere. They’re in our art, they're on our clothes and some of us even have them between our legs.<p>But sometimes what …

Food (UK)

Kim Kardashian Breaks Down Her Pregnancy Style: Never Hide the Bump!

When it comes to dressing her mom-to-be body, Kim Kardashian is firmly in the camp of “If you’ve got it, flaunt it.”<p>“I feel most comfortable in …

Mustang is less a Turkish Virgin Suicides than a horror movie about patriarchy

Given that <i>Mustang</i> is a story about five sisters, clustered together in age and collectively going through puberty and/or adolescence, all of whom are …

American Horror Story: Hotel Reveals More of The Countess's Sad, Creepy Backstory

The Countess and March have an unexpected connection.<p>The Countess married that crazy, hotel-building killing machine March! But not before she let former 1920s film star Rudy Valentino give her the virus.<p>I actually liked this episode and thought all the real-life nods to Valentino's death (his …

The Scientific Secrets of What Makes a Happy Home

<i>Home</i>. The very word conjures up all sorts of warm and fuzzy feelings. But you've surely noticed that some people's houses feel more <i>homey</i> than others. They say you can't put happiness in a bottle -- and yet recent research reveals plenty of ways to boost joy based on where you buy, how you renovate, …