Michelle Somerville

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More than 300 reindeer killed by lightning storm in Norway

Hundreds of dead reindeer have been discovered following a lightning storm in southern Norway. Officials say it was an unusually large natural …

Forget what you heard: Jupiter does not orbit the sun

NASA's Juno probe just passed closer to Jupiter than any human-made craft ever. And no surprise, photos confirm that the fifth planet from the sun looks huge up close. <i>Huge.</i><p>It's so huge, in fact, that it doesn't actually orbit the sun. Not exactly. With 2.5 times the mass of all the other planets in …

Astronomy

6 Books That Should Be on Every Entrepreneur's Reading List

Every book, try to get one takeaway.<p><i>What books should entrepreneurs read? originally appeared on Quora--the knowledge-sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by James Altucher, entrepreneur, angel investor, and best-selling author, on Quora:</b><p>I'm …

Your Choices for Motivation Determine Your Ultimate Success. Here's Why

Dangle your own carrot in front of you. Determine your own motivations.<p>Here's a simple way to test your motivation.<p>What would you do in your job, at your company, or even in life if you could complete a given project and earn an easy $1 million? In other words, how would you strive for excellence, …

How to Redesign Your Life With Just 3 Questions

Here’s the main problem with the way that most people live their life: <i>Instead of living the life they want, they live the life they are given.</i><p>Most of …

5 Harmful Thought Patterns Keeping You From Reaching Your True Potential

Researchers have proven that the way you think directly correlates with what you achieve in life.<p>What you achieve in life is directly proportional to the thoughts you allow to roll around in your mind. And know this: You are in control of your mental content. In fact, the most successful people …

13 Pillowcases That'll Transform Your Hair and Skin for the Better

Waking up with perfect skin and hair sounds like a myth reserved for the realm of rom-coms. In real life, we get up to weird grooves etched across our faces and hair that's suspiciously less shiny than it was the night before. Happily, more and more beauty and textile brands are coming out with …

These Are The Ten Happiest States In America

Maybe it's time to plan a move?<p>The way you live has a lot to do with your sense of well-being. And it's often the simple things, like the color of your walls or the candles you light, that can really impact how happy you feel at home.<p>Similarly, <i>where</i> you live can affect your happiness as well. And …

Suge Knight due in court for hearing in robbery case

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Marion "Suge" Knight is scheduled to return to court Thursday for a hearing in which prosecutors will detail some of their …

Death Row

Rapist allegedly commits same crime on cellmate

Jailed rapist Benny Sela raped his cellmate in prison, Army Radio reported Saturday. Sela is serving a 35-year term for some two dozen rapes and …

Crime

Mother and daughter killed themselves after being targeted in elaborate scam

A mother and daughter died in a suspected suicide pact after being targeted in a tortuous con trick by a woman who used a string of fake personas, a bogus stem-cell trial and a fictional government coverup to extort money from the pair.<p>Margaret McDonough, 52, and her daughter, Nicola, 23, died …