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This One Thing Will Help You Keep Your Cast-Iron Skillet in Perfect Shape

I have a go-to cast-iron skillet that I love and rely on, one that I use several times a week for everything from hash to skillet pizza to seared …

'The Hate U Give' is required reading for this American moment

To read <i>The Hate U Give</i> as a young black person is to stand in front of a mirror.<p>The No. 1 <i>New York Times</i> best-selling young adult novel that’s been …

Hello, Dolly! Here are 6 of the coolest and diverse dolls for holiday gifts

As a mom to two beautiful biracial girls, I know just how difficult it can be to find diverse dolls for them to play with. When my firstborn was a …

How to Use Sticky Notes as Reminders in Windows 10

In Windows 10, you can create and edit onscreen sticky notes that act as reminders. Here's how.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn …

Delving into the bipolar brain - Scope

According to the National Institute of Mental Health, nearly 6 million American adults have bipolar disorder, a psychiatric illness marked by …

The Secret History Of The Photo At The Center Of The Black Confederate Myth

A 160-year-old tintype depicting Andrew Chandler and his slave Silas, both in Confederate uniform, has long been used as evidence that slaves willingly fought against the army that aimed to free them. Following the national backlash against Confederate iconography, Silas's descendants seek to …

Hillary’s atrocious race record: Her stances over decades have been painful and wrong

<b>Hillary Clinton (AP/Patrick Semansky)</b><p>“The idea that she is or ever has been a stalwart advocate for black empowerment is absolutely ludicrous”<p>Musa al-Gharbi<p>April 3, 2016 9:59am (UTC)<p>As an African-American, I have struggled to understand why so many of my black brothers and sisters seem to prefer …

Hillary Clinton

The Secrets Behind the Koch Brothers: Inside the Remarkable New Book That Details Their Dirtiest Deeds

Jane Mayer's new book, <i>Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right</i>, has already revealed many previously unknown facts about the Koch brothers in particular. For instance, reporting in the book forms the bulk of her latest New Yorker essay, showing that …

Unconscious racism is pervasive, starts early and can be deadly – Princess Ojiaku

Last spring in Madison, Wisconsin, I skipped my academic duties as a neuroscience graduate student to attend a protest demanding justice for Tony …

Heartbroken Parents Left Paying Child Support After Surrogate Keeps Their Baby Girl: 'I Spend Every Day Thinking of Her,' Says Mom

Barbara and David (who’ve asked that their last name not be used) weren’t just going to hire any surrogate when they were looking to expand their …

This Is What It's Like to Get Pregnant at 15

"Several girls from youth group, one leader, and a crazed parent were in my front yard at 2 a.m."<p>Mildly rebellious Catholic schoolgirls are often intrigued by what's forbidden. No way was I waiting until marriage to have sex, I thought. I wasn't casual in my attitude toward sex, nor was I educated, …

In one particular way, Barack Obama really did create Donald Trump — and it reflects horribly on Republicans

Republicans keep trying to blame Obama for Trump. But the only way to connect the two makes the GOP look even worse<p>Elias Isquith<p>March 14, 2016 7:53pm (UTC)<p>There has been no shortage of think pieces in the past few months that promise to “explain” why Donald Trump’s presidential campaign has been so …

Political Science

5 (Short) Philosophical Books for These Challenging Political Times

Like most people, I’m watching the US presidential primary season with a mixture of emotions, most of them negative. The press, the candidates, and …

For Black History Month, See the Books That Helped Travelers Navigate a Segregated U.S.

The Travelers' Green Book: 1940.<br>New York Public Library Digital Collections<p>1 of 15<p>Knowing where to go when you're on the road can be a daunting task …

You Don't Have a Productivity Problem, You Have a Priority Problem

You’ve been working 70 hours a week, you’re constantly on the go, and you still feel like you’re behind in your work. The problem may not be that …

33 books everyone should read before turning 30

While the only way to learn is to survive the inevitable cycle of successes and failures, it is always useful to have some guidance along the way.<p>To help you out, we've selected some of our favorite books that likely never made your high-school or college reading lists.<p>It's an eclectic selection …

Books

CONFIRMED: The Carb Habit That Takes You From Overweight To Slim

Although a bit of body chub is necessary to keep us in good health, too much of the stuff can have the opposite effect on life expectancy and …

Nutrition

Warner banned from football for life by FIFA

Former FIFA vice-president Jack Warner has been banned for life from all football-related activity, the adjudicatory chamber of the Ethics Committee of the sport's world governing body said on Tuesday.<p>The former Caribbean federation president "was found to have committed many and various acts of …

Pope Says To Consider The Common Good, Congress Moves To Block That

A bill debated after Francis' speech would bar federal authorities from considering the climate-change effects of certain projects.<p>WASHINGTON -- Hours after Pope Francis appealed to Congress to consider the "common good" and be mindful of the planet's welfare, lawmakers in the chamber where he …

11 weird but useful Spanish expressions everyone should learn

1. A buenas horas, mangas verdes (“It’s too late, green sleeves.”)<p>Don’t try to find any hidden meanings added by the mysterious green sleeves part. …

Crackdown on Organized Crime in Hong Kong Leads to the Arrest of 4,343 Suspected Triads

Xaume Olleros—AFP/Getty Images<p>Xaume Olleros—AFP/Getty Images<p>AP<p>Xaume Olleros—AFP/Getty Images<p>Carlos Barria—Reuters<p>Chris McGrath—Getty Images<p>Dale de la …

Unclutter Your Life in One Week

Right now, you have a choice to make. Do you want to live a stressful life controlled by your possessions and the demands of things that don’t matter …

Personal Organizing

How to Keep the Inside of Your Purse Organized – For GOOD!

Do you typically reach into your purse and can’t find a thing – except maybe trash, gum on the bottom, receipts everywhere, maybe some loose change a …

Organization Tricks: 14 Steps to the Bedroom of Your Dreams

Important documents and files stacked around your bedroom keep you from enjoying the room as a place of rest. Instead, organize your files in a chest -- you can easily access them, but they're out of sight, out of mind.

5 Furniture Arrangement Ideas That'll Make Your Home Look Professionally Designed

It's important that your living areas feel warm and inviting to guests without being overcrowded. In spacious living areas, I like to use large area rugs and place the front legs of my sofas along the outer borders of the rug. This allows ample space for a beautiful coffee table and room for guests …

Dining Rooms

Expert fall home organizing tips

Professional organizer Estelle Gee gives her best home organizing tips for fall.<p>Blending style with practicality, Estelle Gee, director of Orderly …

10 Ways To De-Clutter, Simplify, and Streamline Your Life

Who needs Tony Robbins when you can motivate yourself? Overcoming the emotional hurdle to get stuff done when you’d rather sit on the couch isn’t …

42 Storage Ideas That Will Organize Your Entire House

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