Marcy Day

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A Police Killing Without a Hint of Racism

Daniel Shaver begged officers not to shoot him. What role will his death play in the push for law-enforcement reforms?<p>On January 18, 2016, Daniel Shaver, a traveling pest-control worker, was in between shifts at his motel, a La Quinta Inn and Suites in Mesa, Arizona. In the elevator, he met a man …

Civil Rights

If You're Too Busy for These 5 Things, Your Life Is More Off Course Than You Think | Inc.com

Despite turbulence and other conditions keeping airplanes off-course 90 percent of flight time, most flights arrive at the correct destination at the intended time.<p>The reason for this phenomenon is quite simple -- through air traffic control and the inertial navigation system, pilots are constantly …

Self-improvement

Drew Barrymore Shares All of Her Favorite Beauty Items — Including Drugstore Products!

Drew Barrymore has previously said she has no plans to use facial fillers, and now we can see why.<p>The <i>Santa Clarita Diet</i> star shared the internal …

Alleviate Anxiety With This Do-Anywhere Grounding Exercise

Mindfulness and meditation are well-known ways to combat anxiety and stress, but they can be hard to fit into a busy schedule. If you need a quick …

5 Ways to Keep Grinding Even When You Aren't Motivated

Building a business requires doing a of less-than-thrilling tasks, day after day. You need to work whether you're inspired or not.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>No matter what kind of work you do, you'll always have days you don’t feel motivated. Running a business is …

4 Real-Life Ways People Shut Down Interruptions For Good

We asked how people stay productive in offices full of distractions. Here are four methods that work.<p>When it’s time to get things done, interruptions can be the bane of a productive person’s existence. Email and instant messages, phone calls, and co-workers with “just a quick question” can easily …

Pasta with Broccoli and Almond Parmesan | Vegan

Pasta with Broccoli and Almond Parmesan | Vegan<p>Author: The India Edition<p>Recipe type: Main<p>Cuisine: Italian<p>Prep time: 15 mins<p>Cook time: 10 mins<p>Total …

The Year’s Best Champagne as Picked by a Top Sommelier

Giovanni Ferlito is head sommelier at the exclusive Ritz hotel in London, where you can enjoy some of the world's finest wines in one of the most …

I Am Froot

Redditor RascalsWager posted this wonderful photo of “I am Froot”, a tiny version of Groot, from Marvel’s <i>Guardians of the Galaxy</i>, trying to escape …

5 Simple (or Simply Crazy) Ways to Sharpen Your Focus | Inc.com

As if you needed another reason to take care of your self. Your business depends on your good health--not to mention employees.<p>Here are five techniques to help harness your best you:<p>1. Drinking coffee<p><b>Alleged brain benefits:</b> Improves performance on tests of cognition and memory; protects against …

High Blood Pressure

White Balance Simplified

Setting an image’s ideal white balance doesn’t have to be a complicated task, especially with the user-friendly software and cameras available today. …

The EQ Problem: What Everyone's Getting Wrong About Emotional Intelligence | Inc.com

<i>The following is an adapted excerpt from my forthcoming book, "EQ, Applied."</i><p>In 2016, lots of people got fooled by their emotions.<p>Often, people believed what they wanted, instead of what reality was screaming. Many put faith in the mainstream media and its political predictions, or in "too good to …

Psychology

This ancient Ayurvedic technique will give you a 1000 watt smile

I first tried oil pulling when someone commented that cigarettes (terrible I know) had bestowed a greyish pallor to my teeth. Two years down, I’m …

Coconut

Here's What Kendall Jenner Would Buy From Sephora

When Kylie Jenner went on a Sephora shopping spree earlier this year, she did some major damage—to the tune of $1185.38, to be exact. The makeup …

Kendall Jenner

Flexible Task List Is the Simplest Excel Template for Time Tracking

There are some excellent time-tracking apps out there, but if you prefer the comfort of good old Microsoft Excel, here’s some good news. A Redditor …

Unique Engagement Rings for the Unconventional Bride

Your engagement ring is an expression of your personal style. And while a single solitaire is a classic choice, not every bride-to-be dreams of a traditional engagement ring. And that's ok. There are plenty of fish in the sea — or, in this case, fabulous rings. If you're looking something a little …

Incredible new graphic design app now available to download

Adobe's incredible new app for graphic designers, Project Felix, is available for Creative Cloud subscribers to download today. The 3D tool for 2D …

Graphic Design

Turn Gmail into a powerful task manager [Deals]

Gmail can be as useful as it is overwhelming, especially when keeping the lid on an overflowing inbox. ActiveInbox creates a new task management dimension within your Gmail dashboard that helps cut through the inbox based on what needs doing. It integrates right into Gmail on browsers and mobile …

The Secret to Cara Delevingne's Brows Is This $4 Product

Delevingne's affordable brow gel comes in three universally flattering shades (medium brown, dark brown, and clear), all of which work to groom …

Makeup

3 Things the Best Bosses Never Say to Employees

These seemingly innocuous remarks from leaders can damage team morale and relationships.<p>When a boss interacts with an employee, there's a power imbalance.<p>Every word and inflection is loaded and nuanced. This makes a lot of people uncomfortable, and the leaders themselves may try to reduce that …

How to fall asleep in under a minute

Easy as 1-2-3!<p>It is impossible to get 6-8 hours of continuous sleep with a full day of work, some semblance of a social life and some downtime with …

10 Honest News Sites Way Better Than Anything in the Mainstream Media

By Chere Di Boscio GMOs are bad for you and the planet. Chemicals in cosmetics cause cancer. Fast fashion is seriously contributing to climate …

7 Brutal Life Lessons Everyone Has to Learn Multiple Times

How many times does it take, really?<p>How many times does it take to learn the same lesson?<p>Life is not a checklist. It is a practice. The thing with knowledge is that it can decay if left ignored--and that goes for anything. Just because you did it once does not mean it won't happen again. Or just …

8 Cooling Beauty Products for When It’s Hot AF

With summer in full swing, there’s no point in asking Siri for a weather report each morning; we all know the day is destined for high temps and stifling humidity. By now, we’ve come up with creative ways to stay cool, whether it’s vetoing outdoor dining or getting a sweat-free short hairstyle. But …

Microsoft Pix is an iPhone Camera App Packed with AI For Perfect Photos

Microsoft today launched Microsoft Pix, a new smart camera app for the iPhone that uses artificial intelligence features to help you shoot better …

Mobile Photography

14 BeautyCon Celebs Told Us Their Fave Beauty Hacks

If you’re a beauty babe like I am, you’ve probably heard of BeautyCon, one of the biggest meet-and-greets for makeup mavens from all over the world. Last year we uncovered beauty influencers’ fave drugstore buys. This year, we were all about getting influencers to spill their best, most bizarre …

Allure's Editor in Chief, Michelle Lee, Reveals Her Key to Flawless Skin

For years, I was a skin-care minimalist. Through college and beyond, my routine was largely informed by my mother's longtime habits: sweep off makeup with a tissue coated in Pond's cold cream; moisturize with Olay Complete. I dabbled in the occasional mud mask and scrub, but I didn't truly get into …

This Gooey Balm Saved Me From Chapped-Lip Hell

Up until very recently, whenever I heard anyone complain of chapped lips, I thought it was kind of a trivial beauty complaint. Like, throw some lip …

Skin Care

6 Weekend Makeup Essentials Under $15

Say it with me: The weekend is here, the weekend is here! Congrats. We made it! Get ready for a few days filled with good friends, fun times and six weekend makeup essentials under $15 that’ll have you looking extra bomb.<p>YOUR DESK-TO-DINNER LOOK<p>To kick off your Friday night post-office vibes, apply …

Makeup