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Why Swimming Is The Best Exercise Ever

Dive on in -- the water's fine.<p>Finding the perfect exercise regimen can feel like its own workout. Running might be too uninteresting, Crossfit could be too intimidating, spinning classes may be too loud.<p>Enter this tried and true workout you may not have considered: swimming.<p>Sure, the exercise may …

What Is the I Ching?

The I Ching has served for thousands of years as a philosophical taxonomy of the universe, a guide to an ethical life, a manual for rulers, and an …

Taoism

For depression, primary care doctors could be a barrier to treatment

Often referred to as the “common cold of mental health,” depression causes about 8 million doctors’ appointments a year. More than half are with …

Health Care

Is This the Best Pizza Place in America?

The country's top pizza place might surprise you.<p>Where would you think to look for the country’s best pizza? New York, of course, is the obvious …

Flat Tummy Exercises - The 5 Great Exercise Moves That Will Help You Achieve a Flat Tummy

Flat tummy exercises are aimed at burning the fat from the stomach and achieving a toned belly. It is much effective when combined with resistance …

Tangling with Trump _ freshman Nebraska senator relishes it

WASHINGTON (AP) — Nebraska Sen. Ben Sasse drew scorn and even threats from Donald Trump's supporters after he tweeted a series of critiques and …

Republicans

The Glaring Evidence That Free Speech Is Threatened on Campus

A debate at Yale highlighted the disconnect between those who would downplay the problem, and the growing mass of evidence that they’re wrong.<p>At a recent Intelligence Squared debate, an audience filled an auditorium at Yale University to weigh the timely proposition, “Free speech is threatened on …

Rights & Freedoms

How to Get Six Pack Abs without Ab Exercises

Take any person who works out and chances are one of their main goals is to shed the belly fat and define six pack muscles. To do that, we have a lot …

Workouts

'Mummified' body of adventurer found in abandoned yacht to be identified by sailor's daughter

WARNING: This article contains an image of the partially mummified body which some readers may find disturbing<p>The “mummified” body of a round-the-world German sailor has been found slumped on his “ghost yacht” next to the radio telephone after he apparently tried to make a desperate emergency …

Winners and losers from Super Tuesday

The biggest day -- and night -- of the 2016 presidential primary season is (mostly) in the books. Voters in 11 states, from Texas to Vermont, cast ballots with hundreds of delegates at stake on both sides. I watched, tweeted and jotted down some of the best and worst of the night that was. My picks …

Government

Super Tuesday: What to watch

<b>(CNN) —</b> Super Tuesday is here, and as the presidential race goes national, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are hoping to put themselves way ahead. Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio need strong turnouts to show they can fight Trump over the long-term. And Bernie Sanders hopes to stem Clinton's momentum with …

Government

Most of the refugees stuck in Greece are now women and children

IDOMENI, Greece — In a cold drizzle, Aziza Hussein, a 30-year-old Syrian widow traveling with her four children, stood amid a surge of migrants trapped at the northern Greek border. Her way forward blocked by armed Macedonian troops, police dogs and a razor-wire fence, she stood in the middle of …

Middle East

Are there enough late-deciders to save Marco Rubio?

<b>(CNN) —</b> Marco Rubio has an ace up his sleeve going into Super Tuesday: He tends to do very well with late-deciding voters and outperform his polling numbers on Election Day.<p>The catch? There has to be enough undecided voters left to make up the ground he needs.<p>Rubio is riding high off a widely …

AP News Guide: Super Tuesday is super 'nail-bitey'

WASHINGTON (AP) — Super Tuesday is the big gulp moment for any presidential candidate who makes it that far. It's the biggest day of competition in …

Government

Trump, Clinton dominant as Super Tuesday looms

<b>(CNN) —</b> Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are poised to lead the nation's two major parties in this fall's presidential election, with a new nationwide CNN/ORC poll finding each well ahead of their closest competitors just as the race expands to a national stage.<p>Trump has expanded his lead over the …

Caffeine For Sale: The Hidden Trade Of The World's Favorite Stimulant

I came home from a trip the other day with a small plastic bag filled with 4 ounces of brown powder that, truth be told, made me a little nervous.<p>The powder had a strong odor that reminded me of badly burnt coffee, with perhaps a note of brown sugar.<p>I didn't dare open that bag. It contained crude …

Donald Trump’s Big Socialist Idea

Almost two decades ago, the real estate mogul proposed a tax hike that would make Bernie Sanders blush.<p>It is no surprise that Donald Trump has endorsed liberal economic ideas in the past.<p>After all, on trade, Social Security and campaign finance, he is to this day more like Sen. Bernie Sanders …

Cacio e Pepe e Roasted Vegetables = The Perfect Bowl of Pasta

When a dinner of cheese and butter and noodles sounds a bit too indulgent, just add roasted veg. Boom.<p>*Welcome to Cooking Without Recipes, in which we teach you how to make a dish we love, but don’t worry too much about the nitty-gritty details of the recipe, so you can create your own spin. *<p>About …

Collision course: What will conservative pundits do if the GOP nominates Trump?

It’s no secret that many big-time conservative commentators are deeply and passionately opposed to Donald Trump.<p>So what will they do if he winds up as the GOP nominee?<p>In many cases, the vitriol has been so intense that it’s impossible to imagine them reluctantly siding with Trump. But it’s just as …

Thomas Piketty on the rise of Bernie Sanders: the US enters a new political era

The Vermont senator’s success so far demonstrates the end of the politico-ideological cycle opened by the victory of Ronald Reagan at the 1980 elections<p>How can we interpret the incredible success of the “socialist” candidate Bernie Sanders in the US primaries? The Vermont senator is now ahead of …

Middle-class

A Creamy Mushroom Pasta for When Nothing Else Will Do

When all you want is a bowl of creamy pasta, adding a pile of golden-brown mushrooms makes it feel virtuous.<p><i>Welcome to Cooking Without Recipes, in which we teach you how to make a dish we love, but don’t worry too much about the nitty-gritty details of the recipe, so you can create your own spin.</i><p>If …

Cooking

9 Natural Ways To Boost Your Immune System

Flu season can't touch this. 🎶Dun dun dun dun. 🎶<p>It can happen in the blink of an eye. One day, everyone’s fine, and the next, your friends, coworkers, and roommates drop one by one into the miserable abyss of flu season.<p>If you fear the dreaded illness is coming for you next, don’t stockpile the …

Wellness

Can a Brain-Dead Teen Claim Religious Freedom? The Case of Jahi McMath

Jahi McMath was issued a death certificate two years ago. Now her parents and pro-life activists are exploiting a gray area of neuroscience for a …

Capturing daily life inside North Korea, on an iPhone

Allowing us a rare insight into the daily lives of North Koreans, photographer Omid Scheybani shares these snapshots from a 10-day trip inside the DPRK. With much of the country shrouded in negative press and mystery, the German-born lensman shot his time there entirely on his iPhone. Recounting …

North Korea

7 Yakitori Recipes to Make at Home

Get ready for some of the best chicken of your life.<p>In Japan, yakitori restaurants are casual, beer-soaked houses of worship for grilled, skewered …

Best American Lagers

The American craft beer boom has led to some of the best and most diverse brews in history, but most of them reside on one side of beer’s family …

Saudi Arabia Should Be Disturbed, Not Reassured, Since It Poses a Worse Threat to the Middle East Than Iran

Last Month Secretary of State John Kerry traveled to Riyadh to reassure the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and other Gulf states that the U.S. stood with them. "Nothing has changed" as a result of the nuclear pact with Iran, he insisted.<p>Washington's long relationship with Riyadh was built on oil. There …

Cybersecurity – Your insurance agent may be your new best friend!

Two words -insurance and cybersecurity. Insurance is something that many people don’t understand completely, and many more are just plain …

How an Apple passcode has foiled the FBI

Four numbers hardly seem like a foolproof way to protect a smartphone.<p>But that's likely what has stumped federal law enforcement, who have been unable to break into the iPhone 5C used by one of the San Bernardino shooters. That has led to a standoff between Apple and the FBI over the agency's right …