A hot new workout class combines the toning benefits of yoga with the fat-burning power of cardio. CrossFlowX, offered at The Movement in New York City, pairs strengthening poses with heart-pumping moves
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Fat-melting yoga moves you can do at home A hot new workout class combines the toning benefits of yoga with the fat-burning power of cardio. CrossFlowX, offered at The Movement in New York City, pairs
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The following timeline charts the origin and spread of the Zika virus from its discovery nearly 70 years ago: 1947: Scientists researching yellow fever in Uganda’s Zika Forest identify the virus in a monkey
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