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How To Stop Taking Things Personally

When people disrespect you or do not treat you well, it is easy to take their behavior personally, to blame yourself and think you have anything to do with someone else’s behavior. Taking things personally is emotionally draining, and an unnecessary, constant reevaluation of your self-esteem. …

Self-confidence

I am raising my daughter to speak three languages. A stranger demanded I 'speak English' to her

I felt her staring at me on the playground as I called out to my daughter.<p>She must be someone’s grandmother, I thought. She must be curious, as people often are.<p>Then she took one step toward me — pink fingernails, dark blond hair — and opened her mouth, e-nun-ci-a-ting each word.<p>“Speak English,” …

Online dating lowers self-esteem and increases depression, studies say

Marjan Apostolovic, Shutterstock<p>Online dating lowers self-esteem and increases depression, studies say<p>By | Posted May 31st, 2018 @ 8:37pm<p>ATLANTA …

Self-esteem

House Intelligence Committee Republicans release final Russia report

By Matt Zapotosky ,<p>Matt Zapotosky<p>National security reporter covering the Justice Department<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Karoun Demirjian and<p>Karoun Demirjian<p>Congressional reporter focusing on national security<p>Email Bio Follow<p>Greg Miller<p>Greg Miller<p>Reporter covering national security<p>Email Bio Follow<p>House …

House Intelligence Committee

Report: State Agency Accidentally Releases ‘Remote Mind Control’ Records

In response to a journalist’s standard Freedom of Information Act request for records on Antifa and white-supremacist groups, the Washington State …

Washington State

The 15 most dangerous human foods for dogs

Photo Credit: Vitaly Titov / Alamy Stock Photo<p>The majority of American households make pets part of their family. In 2018, it’s estimated that 68% of …

A Perplexing Marijuana Side Effect Relieved by Hot Showers

By the time Thomas Hodorowski made the connection between his marijuana habit and the bouts of pain and vomiting that left him incapacitated every few weeks, he had been to the emergency room dozens of times, tried anti-nausea drugs, anti-anxiety medications and antidepressants, endured an upper …

Scientists Have a New Idea on Where to Find a "Second Earth"

Though we haven’t collectively done the best job taking care of <i>this</i> Earth, researchers are already trying to find another planet like ours. Now, they …

I Am Autistic - This Is What The World Looks Like To Me

Being autistic can feel very lonely and isolating. Please take time this week to learn more about autism<p>National Autistic Society<p>My name is Saskia …

Where fat goes when you lose weight

The world is obsessed with fad diets and weight loss, yet few of us know how a kilogram of fat actually vanishes off the scales.<p>Even the 150 doctors, dietitians and personal trainers we surveyed shared this surprising gap in their health literacy. The most common misconception by far, was that fat …

Weight Loss

‘Jeopardy!’ had a category about Salt Lake City. Two photographs from a Utah landmark stumped the contestants.

“Jeopardy!” on Friday included an entire category titled “To The Salt Lake City.” While the clues would not have stumped Ken Jennings, Friday’s …

Salt Lake City

Thai restaurant in Sandy shut down after inspectors find dirty appliances, a broken sink and a bedroom next to the kitchen

<b>UPDATE •</b> This restaurant reopened on Jan. 4, 2018.<p>Dirty appliances, a broken hand sink and a bedroom connected to the kitchen are among nearly three …

See the viral video prompting parents to buckle their 'big kids' in booster seats

If you think you already practice safe driving when you buckle up your big kid, a video that's gone viral recently will make you think again.<p>Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, Virginia, released a car seat safety video that has gathered more than 8 million views since it was posted on …

The Secret Correspondence Between Donald Trump Jr. and WikiLeaks

The transparency organization asked the president’s son for his cooperation—in sharing its work, in contesting the results of the election, and in arranging for Julian Assange to be Australia’s ambassador to the United States.<p><i>This story was updated on November 13 at 10:28 pm</i><p>Just before the stroke …

How to teach your kid to tie his own shoes in 1 minute

This new method might be the easiest one yet!<p>Recently, a new parenting trend has been making its way around the internet, claiming to be the easiest …

Mum shares brilliant tip for removing kids' splinters – and parents can’t believe they’ve never thought of it before

You may wonder why you’ve never thought of this before.<p>A mum has shared a handy parenting tip on Facebook and her advice is now being shared by …

Parenting

Coach Kim: How to make forgiveness easier

wavebreakmedia, Shutterstock<p>Coach Kim: How to make forgiveness easier<p>By | Posted Oct 16th, 2017 @ 7:57am<p>SALT LAKE CITY — In this edition of …

Arrested drunk man claims he was sent back in time to warn of aliens

CASPER, Wyo. — Police say a central Wyoming man they arrested for public intoxication claimed he had traveled back in time to warn of an alien …

One major way you're hurting your marriage

Shutterstock<p>One major way you're hurting your marriage<p>By | Posted Sep 30th, 2017 @ 8:00am<p>This story is sponsored by Aviva Woman.<p>Let’s face it. Busy …

Coach Kim: 5 ways to stop comparing yourself with others

Phil Date, Shutterstock<p>Coach Kim: 5 ways to stop comparing yourself with others<p>By | Posted Sep 25th, 2017 @ 7:00am<p>SALT LAKE CITY — In this edition of …

Psychologists surveyed hundreds of alt-right supporters. The results are unsettling.

The white supremacists marching in Charlottesville, Virginia, this past weekend were not ashamed when they shouted, “Jews will not replace us.” They were not ashamed to wear Nazi symbols, to carry torches, to harass and beat counterprotesters. They wanted their beliefs on display.<p>It’s easy to treat …

First-Ever Mutant Ants Have Been Raised, And They Have a Messed Up Social Life

It was harder than you'd think.<p>Despite what you might've seen in 1950s monster movies, it's difficult to raise mutant ants. For years biologists have …

Ants

Trump condemns North Korean long-range missile launch

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump condemned North Korea's launch of an intercontinental ballistic missile on Friday.<p>"Threatening the world, these weapons and tests further isolate North Korea, weaken its economy, and deprive its people." Trump said in a written statement. "The United States …

North Korea

“Perverse” malware infecting hundreds of Macs remained undetected for years

Surveillance malware dubbed Fruitfly was easy to spot but flew under the radar anyway.<p>A mysterious piece of malware that gives attackers …

Mac Software

ESPN Makes Street Fighter Player Change Character's Thong Due to 'Broadcast Standards'

On Sunday night, ESPN aired Evo 2017’s <i>Street Fighter V</i> finals. During Ryota “Kazunoko” Inoue’s match, in which he played as the character Cammy, ESPN …

Dive into Game Development with 9 Courses and 83 Hours of Tutorials for $49

Fancy making games for a living? The 2017 Zero to Hero Game Developer Bundle gives you the skills and experience to start your own studio. You can currently get all nine courses and 83 hours of training for <b>$49</b> (Orig. $1,477) at 9to5Toys Specials.<p>Whether you want to find indie success or work at the …

Game Development

Put an end to your child's night terrors with 1 simple solution

Rawpixel.com, Shutterstock<p>Put an end to your child's night terrors with 1 simple solution<p>By | Posted Jul 11th, 2017 @ 8:30pm<p>SALT LAKE CITY — Night …

Parents Home

• Pinterest<p>I'll be honest: My self-esteem has never been super great. In high school I felt like a goth misfit. In college, I struggled with eating disorders and body image. And even as a young adult, I felt awkward. It wasn't until I was in my late 20s that I finally "blossomed" and felt comfortable …

Self-esteem

Untreatable gonorrhoea 'superbug' is spreading worldwide, WHO experts warn

At least three people worldwide are infected with totally untreatable "superbug" strains of gonorrhoea which they are likely to be spreading to others through sex, the World Health Organisation has warned.<p>Giving details of studies showing a "very serious situation" with regard to highly …