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The 30 Most Influential Teens of 2015

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Meet the Jewish doctor who saves Palestinian attackers and the Muslim doctor who saves Jewish victims

By William Booth<p>, Bureau chief<p>Ruth Eglash<p>, Reporter<p>JERUSALEM — This isn’t really a good-news story. This is a sad story about a special place where Jews and Arabs come together to heal the broken bodies of victims and their attackers, some of them children.<p>The staff call them “Bert and Ernie” or …

Heaven over hospital: Dying girl, age 5, makes a choice

<i>This is the first part of the series,"Heaven over hospital." Read the second part here.</i><p><b>(CNN) —</b> <i>Michelle: Julianna, if you get sick again, do you want to go to the hospital again or stay home?</i><p><i>Julianna: Not the hospital.</i><p><i>Michelle: Even if that means that you will go to heaven if you stay home?</i><p><i>Julianna:</i> …

Want to Raise Resilient Kids? A Navy SEAL Says Always Do This

Improve your resiliency--or teach your kids to be mentally tougher--with these important practices.<p>Resilience is defined as "the capacity to recover quickly from difficulties; toughness."<p>There's no surprise that it's a characteristic of some of the world's most successful people. It's also a …

The coolest Airbnb properties in ski resorts

An actual castle in Switzerland<p>A traditional hut in Italy<p>A tiny hut in the Japanese wilderness

Singapore's public housing buildings are colorful optical illusions

Singapore's slums were regarded as some of the worst in the world throughout the first half of the 20th century. After the passing of the Housing and Development Act in 1960, more than 50,000 units in big, low-cost buildings became available to city dwellers.<p>Now, roughly 80% of the city's …

5 Unexpected Reasons Why You Keep Breaking Out

You invest in fancy products, stick to a diligent skin care regimen, (almost) never fall asleep with your makeup on and yet you <i>still</i> wake up to bumps …

Skin Care

The Internet Is Freaking Because One Direction's "Perfect" Sounds Almost Exactly Like a Taylor Swift Song

One thing's for sure: The mash-up of the two songs is perfect.<p>One Direction's new single "Perfect" is clearly about Taylor Swift (right??) but also, it might be kind of almost the exact same song as Taylor's "Style"? At least, that's what people online are saying and people online are almost never …

Mashups

The 10 Biggest Home Decor Trends Around The World Right Now

Take a peek at the latest interior obsessions in the U.S. and beyond.<p>From Japan to South Africa and back to the U.S., we got the inside scoop from ELLE DECOR international editors on the latest home trends around the world. Spoiler: They're all fabulous, and perfect for adding a touch of global …

Man Pens Open Letter to Woman Who Reported Him for ‘Taking Pictures of Children’

The problem of photographers being seen as “pedophiles with cameras” is widespread and is a subject we’ve reported on and written about many times …

22 Maps That Show How Americans Speak English Totally Differently From One Another

Everyone knows Americans don't agree on pronunciations.<p>That's great, because regional accents are a major part of what makes American English so interesting.<p>Joshua Katz, a Ph.D. student of statistics at North Carolina State University, published a group of awesome visualizations of professor Bert …

Language

8 Things People With Spotless Bathrooms Do Every Day

Adopt these habits and your toilet, shower, and sink will always sparkle.<p>If the bathroom is your least favorite space in your entire home to clean, we hear you. It's messy, germy, and sometimes smelly. But what if we told you by adopting a few daily habits you can actually clean this room less …

Before Dr. Seuss Was Famous He Drew These Sad, Racist Ads

Less well celebrated are Theodor Seuss Geisel's early advertising and political cartoons from the 1920s through the 1940s, which feature a decidely racist streak.<p>In the ads (from the collection of the library of the University of California, San Diego), black people are presented as savages, living …

University of California

Mark Cuban: There's one word that sums up Donald Trump

"His most important word is Killer," Cuban recently wrote on his Cyber Dust social-media app. "If you are not a killer, he doesn't respect you. If you are a smart killer, you have used knowledge, effort and something that makes you special to accomplish what most dream of."<p>None of Trump's rivals, …

Donald Trump

The 50 best colleges in America

When it comes to assessing the value of a college, the most important factor to consider is how much that school helps students succeed in life.<p>For our seventh annual ranking of the best colleges in America, we asked over 1,000 Business Insider readers to choose the colleges that best prepare their …

College & University

53 Books You Won't Be Able To Put Down

What happens next? There's only one way to find out.<p><i>Some entries have been lightly edited for clarity and length.</i>

A Roundup of April Fools’ 2014 Jokes in the World of Photography

As we’ve done for the past couple of years, rather than try our hand at comedy and post something tricky on April Fools, we instead round up all the …

The Insane Things Crappy Weather Does To Your Umbrella: Photos

Windy rainstorms do some crazy stuff to umbrellas. Happy spring!<p>Cheap black umbrellas are a staple in New York City rainstorms, especially this time of year: they magically appear for sale outside every subway station and in every bodega when the weather gets bad. But since these $3 shelters are so …