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Arizona teachers walk out of their poorly equipped classrooms

<b>Phoenix, Arizona (CNN) —</b> When Elisabeth Milich posted her pay stub on Facebook, she was completely unprepared for the viral stir.<p>A few mean people insulted her makeup. Others accused her of whining. After all -- she chose a career in education and gets summers off. What did she expect?<p>But when most …

Education

Microsoft Interns Built An App That Turns Napkin Sketches Into UI

Right now, the technology is merely promising. One day, it could be revolutionary.<p>There are two types of people in this world–and no one knew it until 2008, with the launch of the iPhone. Type one had a million-dollar idea for an app. Type two had a million-dollar idea for an app that they also had …

New skills in UX design

The emergence of augmented and virtual reality in multiple industries, as well as an increasingly vested interest in artificial intelligence, are …

How to Take Down Kim Jong Un

Stop saying there are no good options on North Korea. Here’s how we can end the threat once and for all—without firing a shot.<p>At my Senate confirmation hearing a few years ago, I made a promise to the panel deciding my fate: never to use the phrase “there are no good options.” After all, if there …

North Korea

These Destinations Aren't on Your Bucket List—but They Should Be

From climbing the Eiffel Tower to walking the rim of the Grand Canyon, there are some iconic destinations that seem to appear on everyone's bucket …

Grand Canyon

Gregg Popovich: 'Still sick to my stomach' after Trump's election win

SAN ANTONIO -- Spurs coach Gregg Popovich spoke Friday about his frustration with Tuesday's election of Donald Trump as the 45th president of the …

The costs of parenting: Stay at home or return to work?

Deciding whether to be a stay-at-home parent is a personal choice, one based on many factors from career plans to personal preferences to family …

Most Vitamins Are Useless, But Here Are The Ones You Should Take

Forget multivitamins.<p>It seems like simple, obvious advice: eat your vegetables, get some exercise, and - of course - take your vitamins. Or not. …

6 Myths About Gluten-Free Diets You Shouldn't Believe

If you haven’t already gone gluten-free, I bet you’ve at least thought about it. Roughly one-third of Americans say they want to cut down on gluten …

This Is What Happens To Your Body When You Skip Meals

Raise your hand if you’ve ever glanced at the clock after powering through your to-do list only to realize you can barely remember when you last had …

Scientists find scores of harmful chemicals in indoor dust including phthalates linked to developmental problems in babies<p>Household dust harbours a cocktail of toxic chemicals that have been linked to an increased risk of a range of health hazards, from cancer to problems with fertility, …

Pollution

Paleo Almond Joy (Vegan, Gluten Free, Dairy Free)

Paleo Almond Joy (Vegan, Gluten Free, Dairy Free)<p>Paleo Almond Joy (V, GF, DF): a 5-ingredient recipe for deliciously satisfying homemade Almond Joy …

Dessert

How To Save Time and Money When Planning an International Trip

<b>If you are planning an international trip there are several things you need to do in order to make your trip go as smooth as possible.</b><p><b>Begin Your</b> …

10 Places in the American Southwest You Have to Visit

The American Southwest is pumped full of potential for new experiences. It’s the ideal place to explore your adventurous side while indulging in a …