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Murder of Indiana University Student and Lauren Spierer Mystery 'Eerily Similar,' Cops Say

As a family and community recoil from the murder of an Indiana University student who was killed last week after a night out with friends, questions …

Crime

Mindfulness may be as good as meds for staving off depression

By Linda Searing<p><b>THE QUESTION</b> Doctors generally prescribe antidepressants to help people avoid the recurrences that are common with chronic depression. Might mindfulness therapy, which helps people change the way they respond to feelings and experiences that trigger their bouts of depression, offer …

Depression

15 Easy Crock Pot Meals You Can Prep in 20 Minutes or Less

There’s nothing like the slow cooker to make cooking easy, but during the week it can still be rough to get a home-cooked meal on the table. Happily, with only 20 minutes of prep required (or less!), these 15 recipes make crock pot cooking practically effortless. Whether you’re looking for …

Wal-Mart put me through hell: Inside the retailer’s pregnancy discrimination horror

<b>A photo of the author.</b><p>America’s largest private employer forced me and too many others to choose between our children and our paychecks<p>Latavia Johnson<p>April 6, 2015 9:58am (UTC)<p>Last week, the Supreme Court reinstated the pregnancy discrimination case of Peggy Young against her former employer, UPS. …

Walmart

Epic Floods in Malaysia: Photo Gallery

Mexican woman becomes world's 'oldest person' - but lost her only proof 40 years ago

Leandra Becerra Lumbreras was reportedly born in the year Queen Victoria celebrated her Golden Jubilee and has 73 great-grandchildren<p>She was 27 when World War One erupted, 75 when John F. Kennedy was shot and nearly 100 when the Berlin Wall came down.<p>Now Leandra Becerra Lumbreras is celebrating her …

BBC ON THIS DAY | 24 | 1993: Michael Jackson accused of child abuse

<b>1993: Michael Jackson accused of child abuse</b><p>Police in Los Angeles are investigating allegations of child abuse made against singer Michael Jackson.<p>They have refused to give details but it has emerged that two of Mr Jackson's homes were searched at the weekend following allegations of child abuse.<p>It …

Michael Jackson

BBC ON THIS DAY | 26 | 1994: Man gets 'bionic' heart

<b>1994: Man gets 'bionic' heart</b><p>A man has been given the world's first battery-operated heart in a pioneering operation in Britain.<p>The patient, an unnamed 62-year-old from the south of England, is now in a stable condition at the world-famous Papworth Hospital in Cambridgeshire.<p>He had only months to …

Guinea Pigs

BBC ON THIS DAY | 28 | 1963: King's dream for racial harmony

<b>1963: King's dream for racial harmony</b><p>The fight for racial equality in the United States moved a step closer to victory today as Martin Luther King spoke of his dream for freedom in an address to thousands of Americans.<p>Reverend King was greeted with rapturous applause as he delivered his heart-felt …

Washington D.C.

In Michael Brown's Memory, Pleas For Justice And Calm

It was 80 degrees before 8 a.m. in St. Louis, but hundreds of people still lined up early to attend Michael Brown's funeral service Monday.<p>The 18-year-old was laid to rest at the Friendly Temple Missionary Baptist Church, more than two weeks after his shooting death by a white police officer in the …

Attorney: New audio reveals pause in gunfire when Michael Brown was shot

Could a newly released audio provide more clues on what led up to Michael Brown's shooting death?<p>The FBI has questioned a man who says he recorded audio of gunfire at the time Brown was shot by Ferguson, Missouri, police on August 9, the man's attorney told CNN.<p>In the recording, a quick series of …

Michael Brown's mourners seek social change

<b>St. Louis (CNN)</b> -- The funeral of slain Ferguson, Missouri, teenager Michael Brown was a celebration of his life, a search for meaning in his death and a battle cry to change policing in America.<p>The Rev. Al Sharpton delivered one of two eulogies during the service Monday, and he had sharp words for …

Michael Brown laid to rest today; controversy lives on

ST. LOUIS — Justice was a recurring theme as thousands of mourners packed the mammoth Friendly Temple Missionary Baptist Church on Monday for the funeral of Michael Brown, a black teen whose fatal shooting in a confrontation with a white police officer set off weeks of sometimes violent protests.<p>Al …

Michael Brown funeral: a family’s mourning and calls for change after unarmed teen’s shooting death

Al Sharpton declares that ‘justice is gonna come’ as thousands pay last respects to black 18-year-old whose killing by a white police officer sparked polarising racial protests<p>After the rage and violence of the protests came a day of highly charged emotion. Under a sweltering summer sun, Michael …

Growing up poor erodes a sense of control over life well into adulthood, study finds

More than a half century after Stanford University’s landmark marshmallow test, in which children who managed to defer the pleasure of eating a candy for a few minutes were rewarded with two, self-control is still said to be the key to success. And current educational thinking exalts the value of …

Maxine Waters, a St. Louis native, to attend Michael Brown's funeral

U.S. Rep. Maxine Waters will travel to her hometown of St. Louis on Monday to attend the funeral of<p>Michael Brown, the unarmed 18-year-old black man killed by a white police officer two weeks ago.<p>Waters, whose district spans much of South Los Angeles, said that she had followed the events …