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One teacher's brilliant idea to stop school shootings has nothing to do with guns

A few weeks ago, I went into my son Chase's class for 
tutoring. I'd e-mailed Chase's teacher one evening and said, "Chase keeps telling me that this stuff you're sending home 
is math—but I'm not sure I believe him. Help, please." She 
e-mailed right back and said, "No problem! I can tutor Chase …

Teaching

The Most Underrated Yet Powerful Tool Photoshop Has Hidden Away

For some reason, Photoshop has decided to bury one of its most powerful tools in a place few photographers would ever look. Here's how to find and …

Marie Kondo: Why a tidier life is a richer — and happier — one

You might already realize excessive belongings, messy habits and a disorderly home can drain away cash and valuable time. But fixing these problems — …

Minimalism

Strange Atomic Ripples in Graphene Could Unlock Clean, Limitless Energy

Holy crap.<p>By all measures, graphene shouldn't exist. The fact it does comes down to a neat loophole in physics that sees an impossible 2D sheet of …

6 pieces of bad advice people give their kids without realising

Most parents want their kids to be successful in life--and so we teach them attitudes that we believe will help them achieve their goals. But as I …

Self-improvement

The question that matters now: what will Republicans do when Trump fires Mueller?

Probably nothing. But they should prove me wrong.<p>Paul Manafort, Donald Trump’s former campaign manager, was indicted back in October, but the most important Trump/Russia story of the fall was a Brooke Singman Fox News piece titled “Mueller facing new Republican pressure to resign in Russia …

Donald Trump

The Billionaires Won. The Rest of Us Lost.

Billionaires and Big Corporations own the United States. Democracy is essentially gone. It's painful to acknowledge, but nevertheless true.

Middle-class

In this bizarre religion, the aliens who will save our planet can’t decide whether they’re feminist

Raëlism has a strange history, and an even stranger leader<p>Only the six Pink Angels were permitted to sexually pleasure their alien makers, no one …

Female Genital Mutilation

Winston Churchill's 12-Word Definition of Success May Just Change Your Life | Inc.com

We tend to think about success as the pinnacle of achievement. It's what we supposedly experience once we get everything we think we want. We get into Harvard Business School. Our startup goes through an IPO. We marry the person of our dreams.<p>Yet traditional markers of achievement are not actually …

Motivation

I went undercover at a boot camp for young conservatives — here’s what I learned

The Leadership Institute teaches young people how to mobilize for conservative candidates<p>“I’m up at three in the morning, sweating, because the Fed isn’t destroyed yet,” proclaims Ivy El Zaatari, a wise-cracking young conservative standing before the classroom in a bright red dress. Outside, the …

Ronald Reagan

Why Denmark is considered one of the happiest places in the world

In Denmark, finding happiness can be as easy as riding a bike.<p>When TODAY correspondent Cynthia McFadden and National Geographic author and explorer Dan Buettner ventured to the Danish city of Copenhagen to find out why it has ranked as one of the happiest places on earth for 40 years, they found a …

Happiness

What would make WWIII different than the ones before? Ask the cupcake cooks

“Sometimes I feel like he’s on a reality show of some kind,” said U.S. Senator Bob Corker. “He doesn’t realize … we could be heading towards World …

Half-finished cigar smoked by Winston Churchill sells for more than $12,000

A half-smoked cigar owned by Sir Winston Churchill has sold for $12,000 (£9,000) at auction.<p>The former British prime minister enjoyed the cigar …

Who\'s who in the Bayeux Tapestry?

Here are nine images of people from the Bayeux Tapestry - do you know who they are?<p>Want to learn more about the Bayeux Tapestry? <b>Click here to check</b> …

Viral Photo On Reddit Of 2,000-Year-Old Thracian Chariot Buried With Dog And Horses Is Explained

On October 13, a photograph that appeared on Reddit of a 2,000-year-old Thracian chariot buried beside the remains of a dog and two horses went viral …

Israel

Eagle-eyed viewers spot Wayne Rooney Nazi doppelganger in Second World War TV documentary

An eagle-eyed viewer seems to have spotted Wayne Rooney in a rather unusual new role - as a Nazi soldier in a war documentary.<p>Viewers were shocked …

Wayne Rooney

Stunning 5,000-year-old toy chariot found in tomb at ancient Turkish city where Moses may have lived

Items discovered inside tomb at Sogmatar following months of excavations.<p>Archaeologists say they have discovered a 5,000-year-old toy chariot and …

The Bloodiest Day in American History: 31 Rare and Haunting Photos From the Battle of Antietam (1862)

The Battle of Antietam, also known as the Battle of Sharpsburg, particularly in the Southern United States, was fought on September 17, 1862, near …

History

The drugs that could get you the harshest prison sentences

Last week, two key criminal justice reform bills were announced, which have received various levels of bipartisan support. One bill by Sens. Chuck …

Crime
Donald Trump

Mass shootings in America are a serious problem -- and these 9 charts show just why

<b>(CNN) —</b> There's no one commonly accepted definition of a "mass shooting." But whatever criteria you use, the conclusion's the same: There are more mass shootings in the United States than in any other country in the world.<p>If you go with the raw numbers ...<p>According to the <b>Gun Violence Archive</b>, which …

Guns

German church to silence Hitler's bell

A church bell bearing a swastika and a dedication to Nazi leader Adolf Hitler in the western German town of Herxheim am Berg will never toll …

Adolf Hitler

For Teens Knee-Deep In Negativity, Reframing Thoughts Can Help

"Why didn't she text me back yet? She doesn't like me anymore!"<p>"There's no way I'm trying out for the team. I suck at basketball"<p>"It's not fair that I have a curfew!"<p>Sound familiar? Parents of tweens and teens often shrug off such anxious and gloomy thinking as normal irritability and moodiness — …

Self-help

How to Motivate Yourself: 3 Steps Backed By Science

You make goals… but then you procrastinate.<p>You write a to-do list… but then you don’t follow through.<p>And this happens again and again and again. …

Success

How winning the lottery affects happiness, according to psychology research

You know what sounds pretty great? Finding out that you've won the $758.7 million Powerball jackpot.<p>That's surely how Mavis L. Wanczyk felt after winning the single largest lottery haul ever on August 23 (three winners split up the only jackpot that's ever been larger).<p>The lump sum minus taxes …

Happiness

Can game theory end world conflict?

Robert J. Aumann isn’t only famous for his long white beard and deep sense of wisdom. He’s also renowned for a string of controversies. On one hand, …

Nobel Prize

It’s Time for the Lost Cause of the South to Get Lost

The nation has been held back for decades because of Southerners’ dishonest propaganda about the causes of the Civil War. Enough, enough, enough.<p>In …

Phones

The racial unrest of 1967 led directly to the militarization of local police forces today

With Vietnam on the brain, departments across America armed up<p>In July of 1967, when African American cab driver John Smith was arrested and beaten by …

Los Angeles