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Challenge Yourself With Some Simple DIY Storage Ideas

A well-organized home is also a comfortable one. Having enough storage for everything offers a really nice sense of accomplishment and only in time …

Want the Courage to Step Outside Your Comfort Zone? Try This One Simple Trick. | Inc.com

<i>The material in this post is adapted from my new book</i> Reach: A New Strategy to Help You Step Outside Your Comfort Zone, Rise to the Challenge, and Build Confidence​ <i>(launching January 24, 2017 with Penguin Random House).</i><p>We often feel helpless in situations outside our comfort zone. But what I've …

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'Go to hell!' A divided America struggles to heal after ugly election | Reuters

(Editors note: Attention to language in paragraph 30 that may be offensive to some readers)<p>A woman passes burning garbage during a demonstration in Oakland following the election of Donald Trump. REUTERS/Noah Berger<p>By Jason Szep<p>ELLSWORTH, Maine (Reuters) - “He lies,” huffed Janet Foster.<p>“And he’s a …

Black church torched in Mississippi, with ‘Vote Trump’ painted on wall

As firefighters neared the historically black church Tuesday night in Greenville, Miss., they saw flames in the windows and smoke pouring from the roof.<p>When they got closer, they could see two words spray-painted on the side of the burning sanctuary: “Vote Trump.”<p>Investigators believe the blaze at …

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‘The Legend Of Zelda’ Reimagined As A Studio Ghibli Film Is As Gorgeous As You’d Expect

If you’re a lover of fantasy, there’s a very good chance you’re a fan of both Nintendo’s <i>The Legend of Zelda</i> series and the films of Studio Ghibli, and now the two have finally come together. Well, sort of. Artist and YouTuber Matt Vince imagined what a Studio Ghibli <i>Zelda</i> movie might look like, and …

Indigenous Australians most ancient civilisation on Earth, extensive DNA study confirms

The first extensive study of Indigenous Australians' DNA dates their origin to more than 50,000 years ago, backing the claim that they are the most ancient continuous civilisation on Earth.<p>Scientists used the genetic traces of the mysterious early humans that are left in the DNA of modern …

Protests over black girls’ hair rekindle debate about racism in South Africa

PRETORIA, South Africa — In recent years, staff members at the prestigious Pretoria High School for Girls in South Africa’s administrative capital had taken to telling black students to “fix” their hair, according to some current and former pupils. Exactly what “fix” meant depended on who was …

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Woman forced to remove burkini on Nice beach by armed officers

French police made a woman remove her burkini on a Nice beach on Tuesday while another was fined in the resort of Cannes for wearing leggings, a tunic and a headscarf.<p>The cases have fuelled the debate over the Islamic swimsuit ban, which has been implemented by a number of towns around France in …

How the 4-7-8 breathing technique could help you fall asleep

From bedtime aromatherapy to pre-sleep yoga, our Sleep Sanctuary series shares some top tips to help you get a good night’s sleep.<p>In this video, we show you how to utilise the 4-7-8 breathing technique. Pioneered by the US sleep expert Dr Andrew Weil, the technique works by calming the mind and …