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This Workout Playlist Will Help You Feel More Connected to Your Body Than Ever

“If we can learn to listen exteriorly, then we can learn to listen interiorly, as well.”<p><i>Every week, Your New Favorite Playlist introduces you to workout-worthy tunes from a different fitness brand. This week, I.Am.You shares a playlist from a recent class.</i><p>Lots of workouts aim to give you a …

Don't sweat it out: This hijab will make your workout session much easier

This is for all those women who battle with their <i>hijabs</i> (head scarf) during an intense workout session! Or for those who tie their hijab so tight …

Hijab

Inspiring Plus-Sized Yogi is Changing the Face of Fitness on Instagram

Plenty of fitness gurus share their workout regimen on Instagram, but 27-year-old Jessamyn Stanley might be the most inspiring of them all. This plus-sized yogi is showing the world that she's just as capable as other yoga enthusiasts by sharing images of her incredible feats of strength and …

EU summit to offer resettlement to only 5,000 refugees

Migration,Europe,European Union,European commission,World news,David Cameron,Theresa May,Philip Hammond,Politics,General election 2015,UK news,Africa,Italy,Malta,Greece,Libya,Middle East and North Africa,Immigration and asylum<p><b>Exclusive:</b> Confidential draft from summit reveals that only 5,000 …

Middle East

Eight men charged in Malala attack were acquitted in April, not sentenced: Pakistan police

The Pakistani police and the country's public prosecutor said Friday that eight out of 10 militants charged with involvement in the 2012 attack on teenage activist and later Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai were actually acquitted in April — and not sentenced to life in prison as reported at the …

China cruise disaster: death toll passes 100 as relatives complain of harassment

The death toll from the Yangtze river cruise disaster has risen to 103 as authorities commemorate successfully lifting the wreckage from the water but the sister of one victim has condemned the government for its “inhumane” treatment of bereaved families.<p>Xia Yunchen, 70, whose sister and …

Like Water for Cacao

If history had gone differently, the Boston Tea Party might have been called the Boston Chocolate Party (sounds a lot more fun, right?). In the 18th …

Dominican Republic

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Three Muslim students killed at North Carolina campus

Three American students have been shot to death at a residential complex of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a suspect has been arrested over the incident, according to local police.<p>Chapel Hill police told local news outlets that Craig Stephen Hicks, 46, was arrested and charged …

North Carolina

Deadliest Tornado Outbreak in Decades Was Fueled by Smoke From Land Clearing

April 2011 saw the worst day of U.S. tornadoes since 1974, and a new analysis points to fires in Central America as part of the cause.<p>Even experienced weather forecasters were taken aback by the ferocity of the 2011 tornado outbreak. On its worst day, April 27, more than 120 twisters touched down …

American held by ISIS moved by suffering of Syrian people

<b>(CNN) —</b> Kayla Mueller made helping people her life's work.<p>After graduating from college in 2009, she traveled to northern India, the Palestinian territories and Israel to assist humanitarian groups, her family said through a spokeswoman. She then went to Syria to help people whose lives had been …

North Korea

Niger approves sending troops to Nigeria to fight Boko Haram

The decision comes after Boko Haram militants bombed the Niger town of Diffa, killing five people, the terrorist group's third attack in four days<p><b>Niger's</b> parliament has unanimously approved the deployment of troops to northern Nigeria as part of a regional offensive against Islamist militant group …

Denis Cuspert, AKA 'Deso Dogg,' Named by U.S. as ISIS Terrorist

MAINZ, Germany — A former German rapper known as "Deso Dogg" has been declared an international terrorist over alleged ties to ISIS and added to the U.S. terror blacklist.<p>According to the State Department, 39-year-old Denis Cuspert — who now goes by the name Abu Talha al-Almani — joined the group …

Kanye West hit wrong note in latest Grammy diatribe

Kanye West lost his temper at the Grammys on Sunday. No big news there. He did nearly the same thing in a notorious stage-storming Taylor Swift incident at the MTV Video Music Awards. Before that, he declared that "George Bush doesn't care about black people" during a post-Katrina telethon.<p>The …

Doctors turning away unvaccinated children

When the mother of an 18-month-old visited Dr. Charles Goodman's practice last week, he explained that under his new policy, the toddler would have to be immunized to remain a patient.<p>The mother walked out of his office.<p>Amid the current measles outbreak, Goodman and a growing number of other …

Vegetarian Cooking Hacks Every Herbivore Should Know

If you're a fan of cooking hacks, chances are you've come across all the best ones. From the right way to eat a cupcake to how to get the best sear on your steak, the hacks are many and varied. If you're a vegetarian, not many of them will pertain to you -- chances are you'll probably never need to …

Hacking

How To Season, Clean And Care For A Cast Iron Skillet Like A Pro

In today's world of fast-paced living and uber convenience, cooking with a cast iron skillet seems like an antiquated notion. We have nonstick pans we can throw in the dishwasher, so why would we ever bother with a skillet that can't be washed with soap and has to be dried over heat immediately …

Cast Iron Skillet

The Art This Black Man Is Able to Create in the Head of a Needle Is Literally the Most Unbelievable Thing You’ll See Today