Kris Arechaga

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'I have Asperger's: what teachers need to know'

<b>Asperger syndrome is not curable. You can’t cure something that doesn’t need curing in the first place. Kate Shaw, a third-year student at Falmouth</b> …

Autism

17 Jokes That'll Have Any Aunt Or Uncle Snort-Laughing

"Most kids have a stuffed animal or blankie. My niece has one of those plastic owls you put outside to scare away birds"

Jokes

Want to sound smarter? Master these 7 grammar tips

As the executive editor of Avenue Magazine, a luxury lifestyle publication based in New York City, I see the importance of proper grammar every day. …

Linguistics

Patti's pain: Scandal rocks the Newton family

Matthew’s parents Patti and Bert are said to be distressed that their son has been linked to yet another scandal, as New Idea can exclusively reveal …

Crime

Montgomery police officer saves choking infant

A police officer in Montgomery, Ill. came to the rescue of a choking infant last Monday.<p>Officer Kelli Smith arrived on the scene at about 3:35 p.m. …

Crime

7 Unsolved Mysteries That Seemingly Got Solved in 2018: Golden State Killer, Buckskin Girl, and More

Even one unsolved mystery is too many for the families affected, so it's a relief the loved ones of the victims described below got closure — or, at …

Crime

6 secrets for grilling a thick, juicy steak

A thick steak can certainly be intimidating, but it tastes brilliant when it’s cooked correctly. Working with a thicker piece of meat allows you to generously season the outside without turning the meal into a salty mess. The result: a deeply seared, flavorful crust that gives way to a juicy, …

BBQ

From Mindhunter to Making a Murderer: the 25 best true crime dramas and documentaries

Crime

Dramatic Video Captures the Moment a Florida Sheriff’s Deputy Saves the Life of a 3-Month-Old Baby

On Thursday, the Marion County Sheriff’s Office shared a video on social media of K9 deputy, Jeremie Nix, rushing to help a baby named Kingston who …

Parenting

A Restaurant in Birmingham, Alabama, Is Voted Best in America

The country’s biggest food destination this year is Birmingham, Ala.<p>Highlands Bar & Grill in Birmingham was named America’s most Outstanding …

Hospitality

Spring cleaning: Here's what to do with that unwanted stuff

After you've cleaned, de-cluttered and Marie Kondo-ed your house, do this.<p>Spring cleaning season is in full swing, and there are so many great tips out there to help you purge belongings and tidy up your space. But what happens next?<p>Massive closet cleanings always come with the age-old question: …

Minimalism

Wild Baby Elephant Insists On Watching Over Injured Friend While Vets Treat Him

“He showed concern and protectiveness ... we feel sure he knew help was on hand.”<p>This wild baby elephant refused to leave his injured friend’s side — …

Animals

Football Player Shoots Through Locked Door to Kill Ex After She Ended 'Toxic' Relationship

Police say an 18-year-old high school senior in San Antonio, Texas, was shot and killed by her 19-year-old football player ex-boyfriend last week, …

Crime

Meet 4 of Leicestershire's bravest have-a-go heroes, from a river rescuer to a man who rugby-tackled an armed robber

They are ordinary members of the public – but they have been thrust in to the limelight because of their heroism.<p>One detained a wanted armed robber, …

Crime

Watch Vancouver couple reunite baby squirrel with mother using clever trick

Two Vancouverites helped organize a heartwarming reunion Thursday.<p>Little Woo and her partner, Shane Gibson, were at home when an animal fell down …

Cute Animals

Prepare To Ugly Cry When You See How This Girl Surprised Her Prom Date

She surprised her prom date in the most emotional way — get your Kleenex out<p>Here’s a little sliver of something really, really good: a high school …

Los Angeles

Doctor ran entire A&E department with sleeping baby on his shoulder

An A&E doctor who had the knack of calming down a screaming baby ended up spending most of his shift with one on his shoulder.<p>Dr Muir Wallace was the …

Pregnancy

Survivor leaves 5-star eyeliner review because it stayed perfectly intact after car crash

<i>Warning:</i> <i>this article contains photos that some people might find disturbing.</i><p>Good waterproof eyeliner is hard to find. Makeup lovers are always on the …

Makeup

Certain common medications tied to 30% higher dementia risk, study finds

<b>(CNN) —</b> Many older adults know that long-term use of certain medications can negatively affect cognition and increase one's risk of dementia.<p>But a new study suggests that some classes of anticholinergic drugs -- particularly those used to treat depression, Parkinson's and urinary incontinence -- …

Dementia

Dog Always Brings A Leaf To 'Buy' Himself Treats At The Store

"He's found a way to make himself understood. He's very intelligent."<p>Some dogs beg for treats. This clever pup <i>pays</i> for his.<p>For the last five years or …

Pets

Highly resourceful woman has the wildest birth story of all time

When Tia Freeman's son Xavier is old enough to need a party icebreaker, he'll have an excellent one about his incredible resourceful mother and his …

Pregnancy

A Smiling Deli Clerk Humorously Presents Different Cuts of Meat for a Standing Stray Cat to Inspect

In a truly heartwarming display of affection, a smiling deli clerk was amused by a stray cat who wandered into his store, stood up on hind legs …

Meat

15 Real AF Problems Only A Mom Could Have

#momproblems

Parenting

17 Outrageous Amazon Reviews That Will Make You Whisper To Yourself, "Oh My God"

Yes "horny goat weed" is real, no it's not for your goat.

Jurassic Park

A Patient Golden Retriever Dog Lovingly Cares for a Caterwauling Litter of Orphaned Newborn Kittens

In 2016, a family in Beirut, Ashrafieh, Lebanon found a litter of newborn kittens on the streets. Unable to find the mother, these compassionate …

Cute Animals

Quinoa Fried Rice - How to Cook Perfectly Fluffy Quinoa

<i>You’ll never miss the rice in this healthy quinoa fried rice! This is by far the best technique I’ve tried for cooking perfect fluffy quinoa, every</i> …

Bubblz lets you collaborate on painful processes

Meet Bubblz, a French startup that wants to optimize all the boring processes that slow you down. If you’re trying to hire someone, if you need to collect information from many people, if you regularly put together marketing campaigns, you can use Bubblz to automate all the steps and collaborate …

Redundant and useless: 10 plus things that you can stop doing from today

In our everyday life, there are common practices that we follow are quite redundant, from storing eggs and tomatoes in the fridge to carrying …

Medical Journals

Google Automatically Rejects Most Resumes for Common Mistakes You've Probably Made Too

Former HR chief Laszlo Bock says Google gets 50,000 resumes a week. This is how it eliminates many of them.<p>Want to get hired at Google (or any other desirable employer)? Chances are, you won't, because your resume is getting in your way. Not because you didn't phrase things just right, or you …

An Open Letter To My Shelter Dog's First Owner

Yesterday we put our dog down. When I say “our,” I mean me and my husband ― but also you, our dog’s first owner.<p>For the more than eight years that I’ve known Lestat, I’d held contempt for you. Less than a week after his fifth birthday, you left him at the shelter with the excuse that you were …