Renee Harris

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This Graduation Cap Hack Is Genius — We Just Wish We Knew About It Sooner

Every year, graduates around the world put on their caps and gowns to walk across their school's stage, ready to take on the "real" world... and …

Trustees of Mass. Charter School Unanimously Vote to Suspend Controversial Hair Policy Surrounding Students Wearing Braids

The board of trustees of a Malden, Mass., charter school has unanimously voted to suspend its controversial dress code policy that caused students to …

The moment a woman with alopecia took off her wig during a date had the internet in tears

A woman with alopecia's appearance on British dating show <i>First Dates</i> moved viewers after she removed her wig during a first date.<p>"I don't have any …

Original Darth Maul Star Still Wants To Return To Star Wars Film Franchise

While <i>Star Wars Rebels</i> is busy preparing for an epic showdown between a grey-haired Obi-Wan Kenobi and a crippled Maul in the dunes of Tatooine, …

Star Wars

The Disappointments of The Great Wall

Zhang Yimou’s CGI epic again demonstrates the downside of movies tailored to a “global audience.”<p>It’s probably safe to presume that, had he known the political climate into which he would be dropping his debut English-language film, the legendary Chinese director Zhang Yimou would have chosen a …

Movies

8 Wonder Makeup Products for Small Eyes

Hi my lovelies.<br>Writing articles for IMBB has become a getaway for me. Whenever I get tired of writing boring commercial ads (I am a copywriter!) I …

How To Make Homemade Natural Eye Cream?

Are you riddled with the problem of tired looking eyes, wrinkles, crow feet and any other vast array of under the eye skin problems?<p>And none of your …

Skin Care

7 DIY Looks For Natural Hair

When planning this natural hairstyle tutorial, we knew we had to recruit the hair mavens at Mane Addicts to help us find the master in natural styling. And they delivered! Celebrity hairstylist Cesar Ramirez glams up performers like Ciara, Jennifer Hudson, and Kelly Rowland, and when we tasked him …

Nearly 200 cases of Zika in US; officials press for funds

Nearly 200 cases of Zika infection have been reported in the U.S. - all traced to travel abroad.<p>Health officials released the numbers Thursday, and pleaded for Congress to provide $1.9 billion to fight the virus in Latin America and help prevent it from spreading to the continental U.S.<p>Some of the …

Public Health

Millions Of Americans Still Fear Their Parents Will Be Deported, One Year After DAPA

Obama tried to expand deportation relief, but Republicans aren't having it.<p>NEW YORK -- Activists in dozens of cities across the country staged rallies on Friday to press for deportation relief, one year after President Barack Obama announced far-reaching immigration reform programs that have been …

Immigration

Ryan: House will file brief with Supreme Court to try to block Obama's immigration policies

<b>(CNN) —</b> House Speaker Paul Ryan announced the House will vote soon on legislation authorizing the chamber to file an amicus brief in the case pending before the Supreme Court challenging President Barack Obama's executive actions on immigration.<p>"This is a very extraordinary step. In fact it's never …

Immigration

What puts white working-class boys off university?

Michael James is 13 and has the long, lean look of a boy who has just had a growth spurt. His dad’s a lorry driver; Michael has decided he wants to be the first in his family to go to university.<p>His siblings who have left school are working – one’s a doorman, another is a traffic operator, …

Higher Education

The Economics of Allowing Undocumented Immigrants to Work

A new report looks at the potential benefits of President Obama’s plan to allow the undocumented parents of U.S. citizens to stay and work legally in the country.<p>If the more than 3.6 million undocumented adults with children who are U.S. citizens were legally allowed to work––as they would be under …

Fact: There Is Nothing More Adorable Than These NFL Players Styling Their Daughters' Hair

"You know what's easier for me? Running through a defensive line."<p>Is there anything cuter than watching NFL players struggling to master their little girls' hairdos? No, no there is not. As part of Pantene Pro-V's "Strong is Beautiful" campaign, the brand enlisted Benjamin Watson of the New Orleans …

Toward a More Productive Conversation About Homework

Questions for teachers, parents and students, from an educational psychologist<p>Karl Taro Greenfeld’s essay "My Daughter's Homework Is Killing Me" provides an interesting insight into the amount of homework middle school students at an elite, competitive school are required to complete during the …

U.K. Parliament Debates Whether to Ban Donald Trump

The U.K. Parliament debated a problem far from its shores on Monday: what to do about the nativist rhetoric of Donald Trump.<p>Parliament took up the …

Google Drone Guru Says Air Deliveries Coming As Soon As Next Year

Drones will deliver toothbrushes, business supplies, and coffee beans within the next one to three years if the private sector and government work …