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Senator's aide accused of distributing drugs for sex

JACKSON, Miss. — Sen. Thad Cochran's office manager in Washington has been arrested and charged with possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute and allegedly told authorities he was exchanging drugs for sexual favors.<p>Fred W. Pagan, 49, a longtime Cochran staffer, is also accused of …

Crime

Ex-headmaster sentenced to 50 years for child porn

WILMINGTON, Del. — Former Tower Hill school headmaster Christopher D. Wheeler, who rejected an offer to serve only a minimum of four years in prison for dealing in child pornography, was instead sentenced to a mandatory 50 years behind bars Friday.<p>Wheeler's sentencing and guilty verdict, which his …

Crime

Advocates, public applaud Jenner's transgender reveal

Bruce Jenner came out as a transgender woman Friday night and the public approved.<p>The interview that many were waiting for revealed early on that the former Olympian and reality show star has transitioned into someone he would only call "her," and gay, lesbian and transgender advocates as well as …

LGBTQI

Armour: Applaud Bruce Jenner for bravery in opening up

Bruce Jenner's greatest achievement is no longer his Olympic gold medal.<p>In acknowledging what many have long suspected, that the 1976 decathlon champion is transitioning into a woman, Jenner showed bravery and courage. Those words are thrown around far too often and far too easily with athletes, …

Jenner

Dad Rock: What 8 songs tell your life story?

One of the things that makes music so endearing is the way a song can instantly transport the listener to a certain place and time. A few notes — or the sentiment of the lyrics — can conjure up specific, oftentimes powerful memories.<p>To really test that notion, USA TODAY's <i>Dad Rock</i> podcast invited a …

Music

The Mothership: Summer's nerdiest movies

With the premiere of <i>Avengers: Age of Ultron</i> on May 1, summer movie season officially kicks off, and for pop culture nerds, it's the best time of the year.<p>This summer is absolutely packed with geeky fair, from <i>Jurassic World</i> to <i>Ant-Man</i> to the return of <i>Terminator</i>. In this week's episode of <i>The …

Movies

Will Jenner change things for transgender community?

Bruce Jenner's confirmation that he is transgender makes him part of an embattled population that activists hope will benefit from a new high-profile member.<p>About 16.9 million tuned in Friday night as Jenner, 65, told ABC News' Diane Sawyer that he is transitioning to a woman. It was <i>20/20</i>'s biggest …

LGBTQI

Controversy eXtraordinary

Logic, man! Not your self-serving lies in place of Biblical History<p>4/25/2015 Catholicism 29 Comments<p>History written only within the capacity of man …

3 Reasons You’re Not Happy Yet

Are you still not happy with where you are? Do you believe you could do better and be much happier? Well, we’ll always be tested and put in …

Our obsession with studying happiness is actually making us less happy

Every morning before meetings began at the 2014 World Economic Forum at Davos, attendees had a chance to meditate with Matthieu Ricard, a Buddhist …

Here is the Key To Unlocking Your Child’s Heart

Smart parents give their children a million answers. Wise parents ask their children a million questions. And so smart parents might <i>know,</i> but wise …

Parenting

Thoughts Without a Thinker | MARK EPSTEIN, M.D.

The line between psychology and spirituality has blurred, as clinicians, their<br>patients, and religious seekers explore new perspectives on the self. A …

Meditation

What’s your ‘cosmic identity’? Philosopher says you have one

Philosopher Nancy Abrams says collective human consciousness creates God and this is essential to the fate of the cosmos. Elements of this image …

Faith

30 Best and Cute Cat Tattoo Designs

Now a day’s individuals that decide to get a tattoo are searching for fascinating tattoo outlines that no one else will have. All in all, how would …

Funny Videos

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Funniest Parenting Tweets of the Week — 4/24

If you’re a parent with a Twitter account, chances are you tweet about your kids — and often. Some of the things we’ve seen (the good, the bad, and …

Hilarious Star Wars Parody Featuring The Cast Of Downton Abbey

Period drama Downton Abbey isn't well known for its abundance of force-wielding characters. This small detail hasn't stopped Thomas Barrow (Rob James …