Mary Atkinson

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The House That Jon Stewart Built

The comedian's style of left-wing humor ran low on targets, but his legacy will endure.<p>For most of his 15-year tenure helming <i>The Daily Show</i>, Jon Stewart had a rogues’ gallery worthy of the name: A buffoonish, chuckling George W. Bush, a sinister Dick Cheney whose hunting mishap Stewart never …

Comedy

Seven Habits Of Optimistic People

Happy people live longer and feel better. But how do they stay so upbeat?<p><i>Editor’s Note: This article is one of the top 10 habits to adopt to be better at your job in 2016. See the full list here.</i><p>Optimists aren’t just people who see the glass half full. They also make more money than pessimists and …

Stone Bluffs Loop — Texas Parks & Wildlife Department

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Hiking

Derrick Rose: 'Just being myself'

TORONTO -- After acknowledging Tuesday that he was thinking about life after basketball as it pertained to his playing schedule this season, Chicago …

11 TED Talks That Will Help You Lead A Happier Life

Increasingly, psychologists, neuroscientists, business leaders, and spiritual advisors have studied the mechanics of happiness and how we can utilize them in our everyday lives. Many of them have shared their findings at TED conferences.<p>We've gone through TED's expansive online library of …

Happiness

34 Ways to Encourage Positive Thinking | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

The brain is a powerful organ; it controls the entire body. But your thought process is much more influential. Your thoughts dictate who you become, …

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These Adorable Kittens Dancing In Unison Will Make You Say “Awww”

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18 Structures That Prove Chicago Is America's Best Architectural City

Chicago is home to some of the best architecture known to man, and now it wants the world to know.<p>Using Italy's Venice Biennale of Architecture as a model, the city recently announced a major architectural exhibition of its own, set to kick off in October of 2015. If the three-month-long Chicago …

This Is The Tour Of Barcelona You've Been Waiting For

Barcelona GO! from Rob Whitworth on Vimeo.<p>It is no secret that Barcelona is a vibrant international destination, but the city has never looked livelier -- or lovelier -- than it does in these two minutes.<p>In the above video, photographer Robert Whitworth captures the true magic of the Spanish city …

Cats 24/7 Is a TV Channel That Gives You What You Really Want

Television is great and all. <i>True Detective</i>, <i>Mad Men</i>, <i>Game of Thrones</i> and the like are making us rethink what a TV show can do. But sometimes, isn’t all …

Reds activate Joey Votto from disabled list; Mat Latos coming soon

Joey Votto is back with the Reds (and starting Tuesday night) and Mat Latos won't be far behind -- as he'll start Saturday.<p><b>More MLB: Power Rankings |</b> …

Cubs release Jose Veras

PITTSBURGH -- The Chicago Cubs released pitcher Jose Veras on Tuesday, the team announced.<p>Veras, 33, was 0-1 with an 8.10 ERA in 12 appearances after …

Texans lineman diagnosed with lymphoma

Houston Texans offensive lineman David Quessenberry has been diagnosed with lymphoma and was placed Tuesday on the non-football injury list.<p>The team said Quessenberry experienced “fatigue and a persistent cough” during a June 3 practice and almost immediately began chemotherapy treatments.<p>Players …