Tayziie Spencer

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Why Some People Are Born Anxious, With Daniel Keating

Have you ever noticed that some people just seemed hard-wired to be stressed out? Maybe you feel like you’ve been dealt an anxious hand yourself. …

Cowboys owner Jerry Jones finally put a deadline on the Tony Romo situation

It sounds like the Cowboys are eventually going to make a move<p>The standoff between the Dallas Cowboys and Tony Romo doesn’t look like it’s going to …

NFL

Science Discovers a Human Organ We Never Knew Existed

Turns out we’ve been walking around with an organ we never knew existed. So, congratulations to us.<p>Scientists recently discovered that the mesentery, …

Johnson & Johnson says insulin pump 'could be hacked'

<b>Pharmaceutical firm Johnson & Johnson has warned that one of its insulin pumps for diabetics is at risk of being hacked, causing an overdose.</b><p>The firm said the vulnerability concerned its OneTouch Ping pump which is only sold in the US and Canada.<p>However, it told the BBC there had been no reported …

Cybersecurity

Best Buy Is Getting Fined for Selling Recalled Products

After being charged with selling recalled products over a span of five years, Best Buy (bby) has reached a settlement with the U.S. Consumer Product …

HOW I LOST 6 POUNDS IN JUST 1 WEEK

Ask dieters anywhere—the stomach can be the hardest place to lose fat. Belly fat is stubborn, particularly if you’ve had children or if you tend to …

President Obama Coaxing President Clinton on to Air Force One Is the Best Thing You'll See Today

"C'mon Billy!"<p>President Bill Clinton hitched a ride to Jerusalem on Air Force One with President Barack Obama but when it was time to take off and go home one POTUS decided to take his sweet time saying his goodbyes.<p>This video is the best thing I've seen all day. Is anyone surprised that Bill …

Military

12 high-paying jobs college students can do in their spare time

The key to finding a part-time job for a busy college student is to look for high-quality positions with a flexible schedule that are from a trustworthy source, says Brie Reynolds, a senior career specialist at FlexJobs.<p>"There are a lot of scams in work-from-home jobs, so college students should be …

Trump rambles about movies, tells supporters to “watch” voters in “certain areas.”

The <i>New York Times</i> posted its piece on how Donald Trump may not have paid federal income taxes for 18 years just as the Republican presidential …

What Dogs, Lies And Sex Teach Us About Our True Selves

New research suggests that even college students who overwhelmingly report that they accept interracial relationships show greater activity in the insula — a brain region associated with disgust — when presented with images of black-white interracial couples than when presented with images of …

Psychology

5 Signs You're the Victim of an Emotional Vampire | Inc.com

As Hollywood producers and publishers of page turners know, a good vampire story is hard to resist (got a long layover or lazy holiday to fill? I highly recommend this trilogy, for example). So why the eternal human fascination with blood-sucking monsters who look just like us?<p>One possible answer …

Psychology

Fun Disney content is on its way to Netflix

LOS ANGELES — Disney magic is coming to Netflix in September.<p>As previously announced, the streaming giant is adding more Disney films to its library, …

Weekly requests for US jobless aid rise but still near lows

WASHINGTON (AP) — Slightly more Americans sought unemployment benefits last week, but the overall levels still remain near historic lows in a …

Employment

Apple's Profit Doom Loop

Apple used to make good money from iPhones. Now that those iPhone sales are falling, Apple is squeezing its suppliers — asking them to cut production and prices.<p>In the last five years, Apple has failed to find a new source of growth to replace its maturing iPhone. And that means the cycle of …

Profit

IG: Pentagon credit cards still being used at strip joints

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> A year after finding that military personnel were using government credit cards at places such as Larry Flynt's Hustler Club, the Pentagon's inspector general said this week that safeguards still haven't been put in place to protect taxpayer dollars from being used for …

Credit Cards

Wal-Mart Plans Early Layaways to Catch 'Star Wars' Boost

For the second year in a row, Wal-Mart will begin its holiday layaway program two weeks early, hoping for a head start to the year-end shopping season and a repeat of last year's strong toy sales driven by "Star Wars" products.<p>Layaway programs, which let shoppers pay for holiday gifts in …

eCommerce

Colin Kaepernick Protests National Anthem Over Treatment of Minorities: 'There Are Bodies in the Street'

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick refused to stand during the national anthem before a game on Friday, protesting the treatment of …

Roscoe Brown Jr. dies at 94; longtime educator was a Tuskegee Airman

Roscoe Brown Jr., who served with the all-black Tuskegee Airmen during World War II and was a longtime New York City educator, has died.<p>Brown died Saturday at a hospital in the Bronx after breaking his hip in a recent fall, his granddaughter Lisa Bodine said. He was 94.<p>In 2007, Brown and five other …

New York City

Wreck-It Ralph 2 officially announced at Disney

He’s gonna wreck it! Again!<p>Disney announced Thursday that a sequel to its 2012 film <i>Wreck-It Ralph</i> is officially in development over at the studio’s …

Lionsgate is buying Starz for $4.4 billion

According to a release from Lionsgate, the deal was made with a combination of cash and stocks, which values Starz at $32.73 per share to shareholders. That's 18% over the 20-day average trading price for Starz as of June 28.<p>Starz will now present the offer to its shareholders for approval, with …

Iowa Supreme Court upholds ban on voting rights for felons

IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Convicted felons in Iowa may be automatically stripped of their voting rights for life unless those rights are restored by the …

Government

ISIS leadership involved in Istanbul attack planning, Turkish source says

<b>Istanbul (CNN) —</b> Turkish officials have strong evidence that ISIS leadership was involved in the planning of the Istanbul airport terrorist attack, a senior government source told CNN on Thursday.<p>Officials believe the men -- identified by state media as being from Russia, Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan …

Extremism

Republican delegate sues to avoid voting for Donald Trump at convention

Carroll Correll Jr of Virginia seeks judgment of behalf of both major parties’ delegates, arguing state laws force him to vote against his conscience<p>One of Virginia’s delegates to the Republican National Convention has filed a federal lawsuit in an effort to avoid voting for presumptive nominee …

Donald Trump

Meet the electric bus that could push every other polluting bus off the road

<i>By Adele Peters</i><p><i>This article originally appeared on Fast Company and is reprinted with permission.</i><p>Electric cars might be sexier. But Ryan Popple, who was an early employee at Tesla, is now convinced that electric buses are more interesting.<p>Gallery: Meet the electric bus that could push every other …

What not to do in Bulgaria

Don’t be an arrogant cheapskate.<p>Just because you are in an inexpensive country doesn’t mean you can get everything you want for next to nothing. A …

Smartphone-makers wage war through your selfies

LG's phone with two front-facing cameras is the latest move in an ongoing battle to deliver sexier self-portraits.<p>The war over camera megapixels has moved from the back of the phone to the front as smartphone-makers like Samsung, Apple, Asus and now LG scramble to outfit their handsets with clever …

Mobile Photography