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I Get Paid to Write Dating Profiles—Here’s What You’re Doing Wrong

You’ve got your sweatpants on, ordered enough Thai for two but only for one, and there’s a bottle of open booze somewhere in the room — you must be …

What that scary new red Gmail unlocked symbol means

In recent days, some Gmail users have been wondering and worrying about new emails popping up in their inboxes with a new unlocked icon.<p>Have no fear. …

I want to end my relationship but I can’t, because I love him

<b>First dilemma</b> My boyfriend says he is not sure what we are doing or if we’re even heading down the marriage route. We have been together for four years and he has hurt me a few times with arguments, things he says in anger and how he has acted towards me in the past. But I am scared of losing him …

Relationships

Stress is shrinking your brain, but you can rebuild it

<i>This post originally appeared at LinkedIn. Follow the author here.</i><p>We all know that living under stressful conditions has serious emotional, even physical, consequences. So why do we have so much trouble taking action to reduce our stress levels and improve our lives?<p>Researchers at Yale University …

Self-help

"Cloud Bread" Is the Latest Food Trend Exploding on Pinterest

Bread without gluten, carbs, and hardly any sugar? It exists!<p>In a recent trend taking over Pinterest (pins and likes have spiked by 73 percent within the last year, according to She Knows), cloud bread is quickly becoming a favorite among carb-addicts everywhere.<p>Unlike most breads, this one is …

Could your relationship survive 'The Marriage Test'? Try this experiment to see

How do you know if the one you're dating is THE one?<p>Jill Andres and Brook Silva-Braga asked that question in their new memoir, "The Marriage Test," by taking their relationship on a marital test drive. The couple created 40 experimental dates to simulate the challenges of marriage, testing …

Inflatable mattress turns your back seat into a nap pod fit for a startup

Sleeping in your car has never looked so good.<p>Sure, it's "technically" unsafe to sleep in a vehicle, moving or parked. But every once in a while, it …

Mattresses

This Body Language Makes You Look Like a Leader

It’s important to balance the appearance of power and warmth.<p>Via The Silent Language of Leaders: How Body Language Can Help–or Hurt–How You Lead:<p><b>When</b> …

29 Insanely Delicious Indian Recipes You Need To Try

There's a lot more to life than chicken tikka masala.

Apple shows what iPhone cameras can do in stunning new campaign

Apple has collected some of the best photos shot on the iPhone 6S to plaster on billboards and magazines all over the world.<p>The campaign — part of …

San Francisco

How to Stop Being Lazy and Get More Done: 5 Expert Tips

Some days the to-do list seems bottomless. Just looking at it is exhausting.<p><b>We all want to know how to stop being lazy and get more done.</b> I certainly …

Dozens of teenagers told us what's cool in 2016 — these are their favorite (and least favorite) apps

To learn what American teenagers in 2016 really like, and what they don't, we polled about 60 of them from across the US. We spoke with teens ages 13 to 19, in middle school, high school, and college.<p>We asked them about their digital lives and habits, pop culture, and politics. Their answers offer …

Here Are 7 Things That Will Make You Happier in 7 Seconds, According to Research

Chris Pecoraro—Getty Images<p>Sam Edwards—Getty Images/Caiaimage<p>Jetta Productions—Getty Images<p>by nacoki ( MEDIA ARC )—Getty Images/Flickr RF<p>Reza …

4 Keys to Mastering Love and Relationships

Love is an incredibly powerful force.<p>In one of the longest running studies to date, a group of Harvard researchers set out to determine the factors that lead to a happy and purposeful life. The lead researcher's conclusion: "Happiness is love. Full stop."<p>Seventy-five years after the study began and …

Consuelo Wonderland

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George Clooney Speaks Out About Hollywood's Diversity Problem

"We should have been paying attention long before this."<p>Every acting nominee for this year's Academy Awards has one thing in common: They're white. Not a single person of color made the cut, inspiring the viral hashtag #OscarsSoWhite and leading Spike Lee and Jada Pinkett Smith to announce they're …

Flint water crisis: How years of problems led to lead poisoning

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Flint water crisis keeps plaguing residents, but the trouble has been years in the making.

Lead contamination exists throughout the U.S. — but Flint has a special history

<i>Update: With Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton debating in Flint, Mich., on Sunday night, we are re-upping this post from January.</i><p>Lead tastes sweet. Hundreds of years ago, some forms of lead were actually used instead of sugar, with predictably negative results. That taste means that a kid in a …

Public Health

How to Get Rid of Your Sweet Tooth

A little-discussed factor that can make dieting difficult is the issue of tolerance. Our bodies get used to a certain amount of fat, a certain amount …

UFC orders Holly Holm to wait for July rematch with Ronda Rousey

Holly Holm’s first defense of the UFC women’s bantamweight title will be a summer rematch with Ronda Rousey despite Holm’s wishes to fight sooner.<p>“It’s Rousey,” Dana White, president of the world’s largest mixed martial arts promotion, told the Los Angeles Times on Wednesday, confirming the …

Ronda Rousey

Walmart launches its own mobile payment system as turf war heats up

The mobile payment wars are heating up.<p>Walmart Stores, the world’s largest retailer, said it is testing its own mobile payment system that will allow shoppers to pay with any major credit or debit card or its own store gift card through its app at the cash register.<p>It will start testing the new …

FinTech

Is he my boyfriend? My lover? I just don't know what to call our relationship

I never know how to describe my relationship with Ken. It feels silly to refer to ourselves as boyfriend and girlfriend when our combined age is 143. Should I say that we're lovers? Significant others?<p>It comes as a surprise to me that I'm facing this dilemma. I'd always figured that at this point …

10 Best Airport Hotels for the Stranded Traveler

<i>© Hyatt Hotels</i><p>Forget falling asleep on a terminal bench -- to find stranded travelers the ideal airport hotel for waiting out the nightmare of holiday delays, hotel search trivago.com analyzed every hotel close to 10 of America's most notoriously weather-delayed airports.<p>Requiring a minimum rating …

Sherri Shepherd Must Remain on Birth Certificate of Son Born Via Surrogate, Pay Child Support

Former The View co-host Sherri Shepherd lost her fight to have her name removed from the birth certificate of the son she had via surrogate, and she …

$104,000 Starting Salary For Geologist - Salary Survey Reports

You may be surprised at the breadth of work that geologists study, from piecing together earth’s history, to learning about how other planets formed to predicting what is underground. The study of geology allows you to answer questions about our world and provide insights into how it works.<p><i>As in</i> …

Employment

The Ways I Live Happily With Anxiety

I've had anxiety for as long as I can remember but it wasn't until last year that I decided to accept it. Rationally, I always knew there had to be a reason I went through fits of immense fear but I was afraid to admit it because I thought being anxious meant that I wasn't normal. That wrongful …

Mass graves of women 'too old to be Isil sex slaves' - this is what we're up against

As the world prayed for Paris, more than three thousand miles east another atrocity was being uncovered in Iraq - two mass graves containing the bodies of older Yazidi women. Sophy Ridge explains why we can't ignore them<p>In the desert dust of Sinjar, in north west Iraq, a walking stick lies on the …

Yazidis

Drugs boss who said he 'only employs beautiful women' guilty of sexism

'Red lipstick, heels - good... wearing a dress - excellent': David Noakes guilty of sex discrimination after personal assistant takes him to tribunal<p>The boss behind a banned cancer "wonder drug" has been found guilty of sex discrimination after writing "Red lipstick, heels - good" on his personal …

Administrative Law

The 7 Hottest Travel Destinations of 2016

We've got holiday getaways on the brain. But not just any old getaways. We're looking for something out of the ordinary, a place to fuel our passion for travel but that's yet to be affected by mass tourism.<p>From the Mexican beach hardly anyone has discovered to the Mediterranean city that's …

A Sister Rushes to Paris After Attacks Only to Find Out: 'I Just Lost a Part of Myself'

Slender and dark-haired, Aurélie de Peretti loved music, played the guitar and piano, and reveled living near the beach in her hometown of Saint …