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ISIS militants take Iraq army camp, at least 30 dead as bombs grip Baghdad

Militants with the Islamic State group on Monday claimed control of a key military training camp in Anbar province -- which Iraqi officials called a "tactical retreat" -- as a spate of deadly bombings shook Baghdad, hitting mostly Shiite neighborhoods and leaving at least 30 dead.<p>Meanwhile, Rami …

17 Habits To Create Long-Term Happiness Within You

Lately, I’ve been seeing a lot of articles on happiness online. They mostly talk about the things we can do to become happy.<p>But the thing is, what we …

Inside Jessica Simpson's Pre-Wedding Barbecue

Dig in! Jessica Simpson is kicking off her wedding weekend with a red, white and blue July 4 barbecue.<p>Simpson, 33, and fiancé Eric Johnson, 34, are …

Put an End to Back Talk

Dealing with your child's rude tone can be frustrating. Here'€™s how to handle back talk and get her to speak to you more respectfully.<p>[MUSIC] Kids start back talk around age two, with there very first no. As they get older their back talk can come more sophisticated and more unrelenting. Sometimes …

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#LikeAGirl

<i>By Gabrielle.</i><p>In case you haven’t seen it yet, I wanted to share this powerful video. It’s actually a commercial, but doesn’t feel commercial at all. …

A Sleep-Deprived Mother's Breakup Letter to Sleep

This isn't going to be easy for me... but Sleep, my darling, we need to talk.<p>For a while now, I've not been feeling quite as connected to you as I once did. To be honest, I feel like we've drifted apart. Once upon a time, we were so happy together... but now, I feel like I barely even know you …

5 Steps Toward Parental Perfection

What do nearly all parents have in common with Heath Ledger's Joker? Take a look at the following quote:<p>What this quote from Ledger's legendary portrayal of Batman's nemesis does is perfectly encapsulate the essence of chaos. Most of us are in the pursuit of perfection, but how many among us would …

Accepting Your 'Good Enough' Kid

<i>By Jill Ceder, LMSW, a contributor to the Seleni Institute, a nonprofit mental health and wellness center for women and mothers in New York City.</i><p>When my son was 8 months old, he bit another child on a play date. I was embarrassed and felt responsible for my son's action. Would the other moms think …