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Police officers pop the question during London Pride parade

There's no better place to get engaged than a Pride parade — the festivities are already built in.<p>Such were the philosophies of two Metropolitan …

LGBTQI

'Making a Murderer': 7 theories about what really happened to Teresa Halbach

While public opinion on the case widely varies, one constant theme amongst viewers' reactions to the show is this: that the evidence used to convict former DNA-exoneree Steven Avery and his nephew, Brendan Dassey, of Halbach's murder simply doesn't add up. Seemingly planted clues, coerced …

Making a Murderer

Going Vegan in 2016 Is a Horrible New Year's Resolution

If you really want to go vegan next year, use December for a head start. Here's what you can do this month to smoothly transition into a vegan 2016.<p>Is your 2016 New Year's resolution to go vegan?<p>It shouldn't be.<p>There's nothing wrong with veganism, but expecting your diet to be any different on …

Vegan

The 10 Incredible Ways Your Cat Shows You Love

<i>By Phil Mutz, writer at LittleThings.com</i><p>Even though my cat can't speak aloud, she is constantly trying to find ways to communicate with me.<p>Whether my cat is "meowing" because she's hungry, or pawing at my legs because she wants attention, she finds ways to let me know exactly what she is …

Pets

20 thoughtful gift ideas for people who love to drink alcohol

Whether their preference is beer, wine or something a little harder, giving the gift of alcohol is great, yet usually short-lived.<p>Sure, everyone …

Alcohol

‘Arrogant’ Man Pretends to Drink From ‘Beer’ Bottle in Front of Police Station, Records Chat With Confronting Cops. Guess Who Says ‘You’re Dismissed.’

A man apparently pretended to drink from what looked like a beer bottle right in front of a police station in Rensselaer, New York, Sunday night — and then seemingly did everything he could to annoy the cops who questioned him.<p>After the man turned on his cellphone camera and began to record the …

Hollywood Flashback: In 1978, 'The Wiz' Went From Broadway Hit to Box-Office Bust

The Universal-Motown production — a Manhattan-set musical starring Diana Ross as Dorothy and Michael Jackson as the Scarecrow — was predicted to be a …

These are the real faces behind every Disney princess

Beauty, grace, bravery, and wits may be the makings of a Disney princess, but there's a whole lot more beneath the surface.<p>Over the years, fourteen women have lent their voices to bring Cinderella, Belle, Ariel, Mulan, and the others to life.<p>There's Adriana Caselotti, who beat out 150 actresses for …

Walt Disney Company

You Asked: How Much Protein Should I Eat Every Day?

Dieting used to seem simple. If you were slim, you were in “good shape.” If you weren’t, losing a few pounds would benefit your health. But the …

Oprah on Weight Loss and Lifestyle Change: 'I'm Ready to Go Beyond the Scale'

Oprah Winfrey isn’t shy about discussing her weight loss ups and downs – but this time the new part-owner of Weight Watchers is determined to make a …

Cops are freaking out about a new type of marijuana — users say it just gets you really high

Shatter — also known as wax, sap, budder, and a number of other nicknames, depending on the presentation — is a type of cannabis concentrate that resembles honey or taffy. It can be inhaled for a stronger high per hit than marijuana buds, the part of the plant that is commonly smoked.<p>The Illinois …

Cannabis

3 Hot New Colorado Weed Strains

Death Star<p><b>Type of high:</b> Up and down. "It's going to hit you like a sativa – more of an energetic high – for the first 10 to 15 minutes," says Jake …

Medical marijuana users get approval to vaporize anywhere in Ontario

Medical marijuana users in Ontario are now legally able to use vaporizers just about anywhere in the province.<p>The Liberal government quietly exempted them this week from a law that bans the use of e-cigarettes anywhere regular cigarettes are prohibited.<p>It means medical marijuana users can vaporize …

World's oldest cat's secrets to longevity: cuddles, naps and exercise

SISTERS, Ore. -- A 26-year-old Oregon cat named Corduroy will be featured in National Geographic as the world's oldest feline.<p>Guinness World Records named Corduroy the new title holder in August, just a short time after his 26th birthday - or 124th in cat years.<p>Corduroy was born on Aug. 1, 1989, …

7 high-tech gifts for pets

During the holiday season, we can't forget our pets. And they're just so cute and loving that they deserve more than the standard old dog bone or …

Pets

10 Things We Can Learn From Cats That Will Make Us Happier, Healthier Humans

While dogs are seemingly more concerned with your happiness, cats are more concerned with their own. What follows are 10 essentials to being more successful in work and life inspired by observations of my own cats, friends' cats, and those that just show up for breakfast and dinner.<p>Photo Courtesy …

Living Rooms

Zappos Wants To Buy You A Shelter Dog Or Cat For Black Friday

"Thousands of dogs and cats are in need of a loving home."<p>Zappos.com is showing some <i>sole</i> with its new pet adoption campaign.<p>From Black Friday to Cyber Monday, Zappos.com, the online footwear retailer, will cover the cost of adopting a dog or cat from over 150 no-kill shelters across the nation, as …

Most dietary supplements are useless, but here are the ones you should take

Or not.<p>Recent research finds that not only do these supplements most likely <i>not</i> help you slim down, bulk up, or get more energized — they're also harmful.<p>A large October study from the federal government linked supplements — sold under brand names like Hydroxycut and Xenadrine — with 20,000 ER …

Weight Loss

The 50 (New) Healthiest Foods of All Time—With Recipes

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Prebiotic-packed foods fight adult weight gain, promote better health

For many people, excess weight creeps on slowly. U.S. research, for example, indicates that, after age 20, most Americans put on one or two pounds each year.<p>Canadians, too, are getting heavier. Over the past 30 years, the number of overweight adults rose by 21 per cent and obesity jumped by 200 per …

Your unique purpose

Reach deep inside, and admit to yourself what you care about the most, and what you really, truly want to do with this day. Then stand up right now …