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The Only Black Friday Sales That Fashion Girls Will Actually Shop

We have a love-hate relationship when it comes to Black Friday. Yes, we can totally appreciate an amazing deal, but finding the best offerings can be …

A Stanford professor says we should teach more math in preschool

Palo Alto, California<p>Most parents do not have to be convinced that early literacy is important. Reading, singing, and talking to children before they can read themselves helps pave the way for curiosity, empathy and, hopefully, a lifelong love of reading.<p>But what about math? Deborah Stipek, a …

Mathematics

5 cheap (or free) ways to go on a meditation retreat

If the thing preventing you from packing up your comfiest leggings and going on a meditation retreat is the price tag, before you resign yourself to …

The world’s 10 most gorgeous sunset spots

When it comes to sunsets — or sunrises — we long to live on Antoine de Saint-Exupery’s fantastical planet, where the Little Prince saw the sky turn …

National Parks

Sperlonga, Italy: Beaches and the beauty of doing nothing

In Italian they call it <i>Il bel far niente</i>, “the beauty of doing nothing.”<p>It was hot and humid in Rome, and the city was lousy with sweaty tourists. I’d finished my business in Italy, and had scheduled some beautiful do-nothing time in Sperlonga, a beach town about 80 miles south of the capital in …

10 Jobs With the Fastest Pay Growth | Inc.com

The rate at which a person's salary increases over time can be a big motivator (or demotivator, depending on the numbers). Glassdoor, an online job review and search platform, recently released its latest Local Pay Report which applies an algorithm to millions of salaries collected from U.S. …

Stunning History and Zero Crowds: Why Now Is the Time to Visit Jordan

“Where is everyone?” is a question we rarely ask at the world’s most famous tourist destinations. In fact, elbows in your side, cameras in your face, and chatter in 15 different languages is what we put up with to spend a few unforgettable hours strolling around Angkor Wat, the Taj Mahal, or the …

Red Sea

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Abuse, pay driving referees away in public high schools

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — A shrinking pool of high school referees and officials is threatening to reshape a staple of the American culture — the afternoon and weekend interscholastic contests — and New York's fields and courts are feeling the impact, according to national and New York experts.<p>So …

Kerry Washington Spills Her Skin-Care Secrets for a Glowing Complexion

While we at <i>Allure</i> don't look at getting older likes it's a bad thing, it's still pretty wild to think that Kerry Washington is 40 years old. In reality, the <i>Scandal</i> star looks bascially the same as she did in the classic 2001 movie <i>Save the Last Dance</i>. Other than her hair being a bit different, …

AT&T fires the latest shot in the war over unlimited data, here's what it means for you

AT&T's feeling the pressure from its other wireless competitors. And today, it's showing.<p>AT&T announced its new "unlimited" wireless plans on Monday. …

T-Mobile

Barry Zito achieves unique feat for a Cy Young winner

He's the first winner of MLB's top pitching award to land an album on a Billboard chart<p>Barry Zito is a multi-talented man. The former first-round …

The Single Girl's Guide to Cooking for One (and Loving It)

Dining solo is the ultimate test of willpower. After all, when you're only accountable to yourself, it's easy to find an excuse to forgo cooking a …

Cooking

8 natural immunity boosters to get you through cold and flu season

Even if you get your flu shot, wash your hands religiously, and try to steer clear of people at home or in the office who are hacking and sneezing, …

Trump's Supreme Court Pick Is A Disciple Of Scalia's 'Originalist' Crusade

The late Justice Antonin Scalia may not have been the original originalist, but he popularized what had once been a fringe legal doctrine. He argued for it both on and off the U.S. Supreme Court and brought originalism into if not the mainstream then at least into the center of legal debate.<p>Judge …

Why Trump Ditching TPP Could Hit Drugmakers Where It Hurts

President Donald Trump’s executive order withdrawing the U.S. from a historic Pacific free trade agreement checked the box for one of his flagship …