Quisi Rodriguez

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What a Chess Grandmaster Can Teach You About Solving Problems

Have a complex problem? International chess grandmaster Maurice Ashley suggests trying this.<p>How do <i>you</i> go about solving problems?<p>My father grew up playing chess in his native Philippines, where the game is hugely popular. He became fairly skilled, and even won a few tournaments after immigrating to …

The Science of Smiling

When we are happy, our natural response is to smile. But if you flip that around, does the reverse hold true? When we smile, is our natural response then to be happy? Science says yes.<p>When we are happy, our natural response is to smile. But if you flip that around, does the reverse hold true? When …

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45 Essential Thanksgiving Desserts

End your big feast on a sweet note.<p>Sure, the turkey may seem like the star, but really, it's all about dessert. End your feast on a sweet note with our favorite pies, cookies, cakes and more.

Poll: Few happy with nation's direction

"An electorate that voted for major change in 2014 appears once again to be dissatisfied.”<p>The country’s presidential election is still one year away, but apparently it can't come soon enough for all those Americans who are feeling dissatisfied with where things stand now.<p>A new NBC News/Wall Street …

Muslim advocates welcome Bernie Sanders' support but want visible action

A Muslim-American student pushed the issue of Islamophobia in the US into the spotlight last week, when she asked Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders to address the subject before an audience of hundreds at George Mason University.<p>Texas teen arrested over homemade clock gets it back …