Lucie Carpenter

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Ukrainian interim Prime Minister: “Putin has a dream to restore the Soviet Union”

<b>(AP)</b><p>“The world has a reason to be concerned about Putin’s intention,” warned Arseniy Yatsenyuk<p>Prachi Gupta<p>April 20, 2014 5:45pm (UTC)<p>On Sunday, NBC's "Meet the Press" aired an exclusive interview with Ukrainian interim Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk, who warned the U.S. that Russian President …

These Are The 9 Reasons That Sanjay Gupta Changed His Mind About Marijuana

Gupta filmed a documentary that aired on CNN on Sunday, August 11, and earlier this week wrote an editorial on CNN.com in which he admitted that the research for the movie changed his mind about the drug and its medicinal effects.<p>After traveling the world, meeting with medical experts and medical …

Cannabis

5 Easy Tricks To Help You Get The Best Night's Sleep Ever

If you're looking to get a better night's sleep, psychologist Richard Wiseman has some tips for you.<p>His latest Quirkology video is filled with hacks to get the best snooze possible, from his recent book Night School.<p>Here are some of the best tricks:<p>The specific wavelength of blue light put off by …

Police fail domestic abuse victims - HMIC report

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/1064000/1064128_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1533395776_8aa0477a8d1250a2bf60cd2b01a22f80<p><b>Thousands of people are at risk of harm or even murder because of widespread police failure in England and Wales to tackle domestic abuse, a report …

Sociology

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12 Best Brain Foods that Improve Memory

Your brain runs best when given the best fuel. Here are some delicious foods that might just make you smarter. [...]Read More...

The Brain

What 500 Calories Really Looks Like in Different Foods

Not long ago, my daily life was in really bad shape. I was sleeping anywhere between 3am to 6am on average, and on the really bad days I wouldn’t …

20 Ways to Become a Better Writer

Krissy Brady<p>Read full profile<p>Two years ago, if you were to tell me I’d one day be writing for my favorite magazines and finishing my first …

Motivation

11 Body Hacks that You Should Know About

When was the last time you read a book, or a substantial magazine article? Do your daily reading habits center around tweets, Facebook updates, or …

Alzheimer's Disease

21 Expressions You're Probably Saying Wrong

Expressions are ingrained in our society deeper than a termite in its favorite flavor of wood, adding flavor to our conversations and color to our …

How to Build Positive Thinking to Improve a Bad Day

I’ve had some bad mornings in my life — mornings where I woke up late for work or school (sometimes even waking up after I was supposed to be there), …

Positive Thinking

How Can I Stay Motivated and Finish My School Work?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>Recently, I've been too bored or unmotivated to do my school assignments. No matter how hard I try to actually focus on it, after a …

Learn The Ins and Outs of Wine with this Infographic

Wine is complicated, there's no getting around it. While I prefer to just relax and enjoy it, if you want a better appreciation and understanding of …

This Video Puts 30 Popular Life Hacks to the Test

If you've seen some of the tips and hacks we've posted (and some others we wouldn't dare post, but make their way to other sites anyway) and wondered …

Lifehacks

Turn Your Old T-Shirts into Wall Art

If you have an old t-shirt that you love but don't want to wear, or used to wear all the time but is now too small, one way you can continue to …

The Simplest Way Ever to Avoid Junk Food Benders

All of those #blessed people may be on to something<p>Do you look at the glass as being half-full or half-empty? Your answer could impact how much you decide to drink of what's inside it. People who think happy thoughts before a meal tend to choose better-for-you foods, according to new research …

5 Easy Ways to Eat Less Sugar

We’re swimming in sugar: Americans take in more than 22 teaspoons of added sugar each day (which snowballs into the equivalent of more than 56 <i>pounds</i> …

Q & A: How Can I Turn Exercise Into a Permanent Habit?

How to make sweating it out second nature<p><b>The question:</b> “I keep hearing that making exercise a habit is the best way to stick with it. But how do I actually <i>do</i> that?”<p><b>The expert:</b> Greg Justice, an exercise physiologist and author of <i>Mind Your Own Fitness</i><p><b>The answer:</b> There isn't a magical way to do it, or …

Crimea votes to join Russia, Obama orders sanctions

SIMFEROPOL, Ukraine/BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Crimea’s parliament voted to join Russia on Thursday and its Moscow-backed government set a referendum in 10 days’ time in a dramatic escalation of the crisis over the Ukrainian region that drew a sharp riposte from U.S. President Barack Obama.<p>Obama ordered …

Violence against women: 'I punched my wife in the face. Now I'm trying to change'

As a shocking EU study shows a third of women have been physically or sexually assaulted, Dina Rickman speaks to a man who punched his wife, and finds out about UK programmes helping abusive men reform<p>Violence against women is widespread across Europe – so much so that <b>one in three women in the EU</b> …

Sociology

Ukraine's revolution and Russia's occupation of Crimea: how we got here

Recent history<p>The standoff between Ukrainian and pro-Russian forces continues as global leaders push for a diplomatic solution to the conflict in Ukraine. On Tuesday, Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered troops near Ukraine's border to return to their bases as the US secretary of state, John …

Purple rice and other pretty food substitutions

Find yourself making bad food decisions more often than not? There really are better alternatives to white rice and, believe it or not, French …

HIIT workouts: What they are and why they work

There's a ton of hype around high intensity interval training (HIIT) right now. It's how Henry Cavill got his <i>Superman</i> body. And a legion of …

The 450-calorie crunching music playlist

Before your next run, create a scientifically engineered mix that makes torching calories automatic. "Manipulating tempo can work like a remote …

Get the look: Bronze smoky eyes

The black smoky eye is usually the one trick in everyone's eye make-up book. But switch the stark black with a much more versatile palette of bronze …

What every woman’s post-work ritual should be

Mondays are hard. Wednesdays are worse. And by Friday you're just glad to be alive. But this five-step de-stressing and pampering ritual can turn …

Beauty tips from Jacqueline Fernandez’s Instagram

Social media-savvy star Jacqueline Fernandez has been using her Instagram page to dispense tried-and-tested wisdom to her nearly 50,000-strong …

How to achieve the perfect bold brows

Make-up artist Elton Fernandez lists his bold brow rules that guarantee your most face-flattering, full-figured arch ever.

A working woman’s make-up guide

On any given weekday, most would choose a few more minutes of sleep rather than make time to get make-up right. But make-up artist Elton Fernandez …