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13 Things Mentally Strong People Don't Do | Inc.com

As a psychotherapist, I've witnessed countless people beating the odds. Despite the tragedies, hardships, and challenges they faced, they persisted.<p>My training had taught me to build on people's existing strengths. But over the years, I've realized that helping people "do more" of their good habits …

Self-help

Left 4 Dead's original developer releases final, unfinished campaign

'Dam It' has some issues, but is playable start to finish and includes two maps<p>In the eight years since it launched, some may need a reminder that <i>Left 4 Dead</i>'s original developer is Turtle Rock Studios. Well, that reminder has come this weekend with the release of an unfinished campaign for <i>Left 4</i> …

Target jumps on the Pokemon Go train, putting giant Pokeballs outside

The big-box retailer has painted the bollards outside of select stores.<p>A number of companies tried capitalizing on the popularity of Pokemon Go in the wake of its July launch; T-Mobile offered free data, stores bought lures to attract customers and so on. Even with the craze dying down to some …

Pokémon

23 Cats Sitting Like Humans Who Will Make You Say "No, Thank You"

They think they're people!

White Christian America is dying

Robert P. Jones is the founding CEO of the Public Religion Research Institute (PRRI). His new book, “The End of White Christian America,” has been called “quite possibly the most illuminating text for this election year.” He kindly answered some questions about the book via email. Below is a …

Religion

The Reason Gotham Recast Poison Ivy Is Kind Of Gross

Recasting is a time-honored TV tradition. Ever since <i>Bewitched</i> switched Darrins without telling anyone, TV shows have been swapping actors.<p>So we …

Source: Boy was decapitated on waterslide at Kansas park

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — The 10-year-old boy killed during a ride on the world's tallest waterslide was decapitated in the accident, a person familiar with the investigation said Wednesday. Authorities have yet to explain how it happened.<p>The person was speaking on condition of anonymity because the …

Latin America

11 cats that probably didn't want to go camping

When it comes to travel, dogs have all the fun.<p>Cats may get the run of the local outdoors, but are rarely encouraged into the car for a far-away adventure. Canines are always taken on road trips, while cats are stuffed into catteries.<p>homeward bound gif<p>Many may assume felines are too cynical, too …

Five Google Maps features you probably do not use

Google Maps, available on most smartphones, has become the default navigation app. It is not just because the app comes preloaded on Android …

Snoop Dogg

Forget the Big Bang, our universe may have formed from a Big Bounce

The universe is in a constant state of expansion and the general consensus is that this began as a ‘Big Bang’ – the universe bursting into existence …

Physics

Pokémon Go's success adds $7.5 billion to Nintendo's market value

But can the company keep players interested?<p>Nintendo's stock continues to skyrocket following the release of <i>Pokémon Go</i>. After an increase of 9.3 percent with the game's launch last week, the company's share price rose 24.52 percent on Monday to ¥20,260 ($193) — its highest one-day surge since 1983, …

Pokémon

Reese Witherspoon and Her Daughter Look Like Identical Twins In This Photo

This is too much.<p>In case you didn't know, Reese Witherspoon's daughter, Ava, is basically a carbon copy of her — but their latest selfie together just might have you questioning whether or not the two are secretly twins.<p>Shockingly, you aren't seeing double, and this is genuinely two separate human …

A wild Pokemon Go appears in Asia

The servers for the augmented reality Pokemon game temporarily went live in Hong Kong, Taipei and Singapore.<p>Enterprising trainers in Singapore, Hong Kong and Taipei were momentarily able to start hunting for Pokemon on Monday when the servers to Nintendo's wildly popular, region-locked Pokemon Go …

Pokémon

Surviving Dallas officer recounts trying to save colleagues

DALLAS (AP) — Officer Jorge Barrientos never saw the gunman.<p>The assailant announced himself with a loud, single burst of fire from a rifle, just as Barrientos and his colleagues from the Fox Trot Unit of the Dallas Police Department were finishing directing traffic away from protesters at a march …

Law Enforcement

Protesters with Black Lives Matter shut down 405 Freeway in Inglewood

Hundreds of Black Lives Matter demonstrators poured into the streets of Inglewood late Sunday night, shutting down a major intersection and briefly blocking traffic on the 405 Freeway.<p>Authorities said there were no arrests and no reports of violence.<p>"There has been no reason for interference by …

Stevie Wonder tells audience at London concert 'black lives matter'

Singer urged 65,000-strong crowd in Hyde Park to choose ‘love over hate’ after week of violence in the US<p>Stevie Wonder urged fans to choose “love over hate” as he performed in London at the end of a week that saw the US rocked by deadly race-related violence.<p>The singer opened his set at the British …

Black Lives Matter
Law Enforcement

#Recipe : Super Moist Oven Baked BBQ Chicken

Recipes<p><b>Ingredients</b><p>4, bone-in Chicken Breast Halves<br>3 tbsp olive oil<br>1½ tsp smoked paprika<br>2 tbsp fresh lemon juice<br>3 cloves garlic, minced<br>½-3/4 tsp …

Science Says These Work Hours Are Terrible for Your Health

Working 9 to 5 is no longer the norm for millions of workers, but those on a nonregular shift might be paying the price physically, cognitively, and socially, according to scientific research.<p>More than ever before, companies have adopted an around-the-clock operational style, desperately trying to …

Sleep

Pokémon Go now available on Android in select countries

<b>Update 7/6</b>: Pokémon GO is now available via the Play Store for those in the US. Click here to view the listing and download.<p><b>Update</b>: In a statement, the Pokémon Company tells US and Japanese customers to “please wait for a while” for the formal launch.<p>After a brief field test in May, Pokémon GO is …

Science Says Eating Pasta Could Make You Thinner

There's a catch, but it's not too bad.<p>Apparently, dreams come true. A new study published in the journal Nutrition and Diabetes says that consuming …

Holistic Medicine

10 fruits and vegetables you should be eating more of this summer

Plus, being outdoors more often increases your risk of dehydration and can aggravate skin sensitivities — so it is even more important to eat healthy fruits and vegetables, which provide some critical nutrients that your body needs during this season.<p>Here are 10 delicious, healthy fruits and …

Nutrition

5 Dishes Gordon Ramsay Thinks You Should Know How to Cook

To celebrate the release of Gordon Ramsay Dash, the chef hosted a Reddit AMA. For anyone hoping to start cooking or impress Chef Ramsay by mastering what <i>he</i> thinks is important to know how to cook, read on.<p>Comment from discussion Hi guys! It's Gordon Ramsay, back for another AMA, this time from …

Film Industry

Zoo news: this month’s animal antics from round the globe – in pictures

A collection of zoological wonders from June 2016, featuring the origins of dogs, shocking eels, a Godzilla fish and more

Zoology

YouTube personality charged with making false police report

A YouTube star who claimed he was assaulted outside a West Hollywood club was charged Wednesday with filing a false police report and faking his injuries.<p>The Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department said Calum McSwiggan, of London, was seen hitting himself with a jail payphone after his arrest Monday. …

Crime

Samuel L. Jackson Says Mace Windu’s Alive, And George Lucas Agrees

Samuel L. Jackson has opened up a serious can of theory crafting for <i>Star Wars</i> fans. The legendary actor who played the purple sabre-wielding, Anakin training-questioning badass for three <i>Star Wars</i> films told fans during a Twitter Q&A that he believes Mace Windu is alive. His logic is somewhat sound: …