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What To Read Next: 100 Timeless Books, Poems, And Essays

<b>What To Read Next: 100 Timeless Books, Poems, And Essays</b>by <b>Terry Heick</b>This collection was put together by a good friend of mine, Nicholas Rudolph, who …

South Wales teen 'could not go out' due to social anxiety

<b>A teenager suffered from anxiety so severe she was afraid to leave the house for weeks on end.</b><p>Savannah-Alicia Lloyd, 18, from Crumlin, in Caerphilly, said her "isolating" anxiety disorder meant she experienced panic attacks over everyday tasks.<p>Tired of "missing out", Ms Lloyd sought medical …

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How to Write a Short Story from Start to Finish

by Joe BuntingI’m working on a new short story. However, it’s been a while, and I’m feeling out of practice, like I have to figure out how to write a …

The productivity trick one author used to write over 40 books

Over the next 38 years, he published 47 novels, 18 works of non-fiction, 12 short stories, 2 plays, and an assortment of articles and letters.<p>Trollope achieved his incredible productivity by writing in 15-minute intervals for three hours per day.<p>His strategy is explained in Mason Currey's book, …

How to Start a Blog: A Step-by-Step Guide for Writers

So you want to start a blog?If you’re a writer, it makes perfect sense: You can use a blog to serve as your author platform, market your book or find …

UK/US naval partnership

Admiral, Ladies and Gentlemen,<p>It’s a pleasure to be back here at Chatham House, and I’m delighted to have alongside me a man who has been one of the …

Would Banning Headers In Soccer Solve The Concussion Problem?

Heading the ball in soccer has been accused of causing most concussions. But the hazard may be more due to rough play than to one particular technique, researchers say.<p>The risks involved in heading — when a player uses their head to keep the ball in play — are not new. But Dawn Comstock, an injury …

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Who Are the Four Americans Still Being Held in Iran?

Tuesday's historic deal with Iran, which calls for Tehran to curb its nuclear program in exchange for the West's easing up on harsh economic sanctions, has received praise worldwide.<p>But the agreement makes no mention of Americans who have been held in Iran for years.<p>And many, especially the 2016 …

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Air Force general: Iran sanctions relief increases threat

Air Force Gen. Paul Selva, nominated to be vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, said on Tuesday that immediate or sequential sanctions relief for Iran will give it more economic resources to fund terrorist groups, “if it chooses to do so.”<p>His remarks at his confirmation hearing before the …

GOP presidential candidates lose it over Iran nuclear deal: “Shame on the Obama administration”

Hillary Clinton & Bernie Sanders back the deal, while GOP rivals grow apoplectic<p>President Obama called congressional leadership last night ahead of today's early morning announcement that the U.S. had reached an agreement limiting Iran's nuclear program. But still, House Speaker John Boehner called …

Hawks In Congress Are Furious About The Iran Deal, But There's Not Much They Can Do To Stop It

WASHINGTON -- Iran, the U.S., and its five negotiating partners announced a historic nuclear agreement on Tuesday morning that will dismantle much of Iran’s nuclear infrastructure in return for sweeping sanctions relief.<p>The agreement is the result of years of tense negotiations and a vindication of …

How I Learned to Spend Time Alone

I take myself on dates. I go to the movies alone. I wander museums alone. I eat meals alone (and yes, that means I resist all temptation to scroll through Instagram while waiting for my meal). I sit in coffee shops and journal alone. I take the train and go to new towns and walk around alone.<p>I …

Women's World Cup: U.S. should break out new formation against Germany

Now is the time for U.S. coach Jill Ellis to play Morgan Brian, Carli Lloyd and Lauren Holiday together in a 4-2-3-1, writes Thomas Floyd.<p>MONTREAL — Jill Ellis isn't one to overanalyze X's and O's. In her system, overarching philosophy trumps tactical intricacy.<p>"A lineup is just an alignment of …

Women's World Cup 2015: Predicting Results for Remainder of Tournament

England became the fourth and final team to make the Women's World Cup semi-finals on Saturday as they beat hosts Canada 2-1 in Vancouver, British Columbia.<p>Defending champions Japan now stand between England and a place in the final as the Lionesses enter yet more uncharted territory this deep into …

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How to Write Poetry

Let's say I'm sitting in that room with you now. Take out a pad and pen, your favorite pen—the one that just slides across the paper. Be sure you …

This Website Will Make You a Better Writer

If your dreams of writing the next bestseller haven’t yet come true, perhaps you could do with some one-on-one coaching from one of the greatest novelists of our time. You might be saying to yourself, “I don’t have that kind of dough!” But don’t worry: This writing coach offers his services for …

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The best photos from the 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup

Tournament games are being played in Canada into July

Women's World Cup Groups 2015: Updated Standings and Tables After Tuesday Games

The 2015 FIFA Women's World Cup is as large as ever. With 24 teams, the final two groups played their first matches today.<p>With a mix of debutants and usual names, all games in Groups E and F were closely contested ensuring an exciting fourth day in Canada. Here is the complete group table and a …

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Why you should watch the U.S. women's soccer team.

You should really, really be watching the U.S. in the Women's World Cup. If you didn't Monday night, you should start Friday. I figured I should just …

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Nigeria — the last-ranked team in the Group of Death — is the most badass team at the Women's World Cup

"I know nothing about Sweden. I am very sincere," he said. "We just have to prepare well to meet them, I do not know or haven't read about them."<p>Scouting is notoriously difficult at the Women's World Cup, but it's even tougher for national teams that don't have the money or resources of the …

USA vs. Australia: Date, Time, Live Stream for 2015 Women's Soccer World Cup

The biggest competition of women's football lands in Canada, giving the U.S. women's national team the next best thing to home-field advantage at the World Cup finals.<p>The USWNT play Australia in their opening match on Tuesday, wary of the threat of their southern-hemisphere opponents.<p>Here is how …

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That was flipping close! US Navy testing new attack submarine are given guard of honour by pod of dolphins swimming just a few feet in front of vessel

• <b>US Navy was sea testing its latest nuclear powered deep ocean submarine</b>• <b><br>Playful mammals spotted leaping out of the water a few feet in front of</b> …

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15 Books All 20 Somethings Should Read To Know More About The World

Fresh shoots tentatively probe the air while their roots have yet to find purchase. The more firmly they are rooted, the more boldly they stretch …

Writing advice for new authors, in 140 characters or less

For a writer, nothing is more simultaneously exciting and daunting than a blank page.<p>Despite being a common obstacle all writers must confront, there …

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