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Iran Preparing For War? Tehran Launches Naval Drills Amid Escalating Tensions With US

Just days after ending its military drill, Iran launched naval drills Sunday at the Gulf and the Indian Ocean junction, a naval commander told …

Here's Everything You've Ever Wanted to Know About Marijuana

Image source: Getty Images.<p>Last year was truly exceptional for the marijuana movement. In fact, it may go down as the best year on record. In total, five new states legalized medical cannabis, two of which (Ohio and Pennsylvania) did so by passing up ballot initiatives and legalized medical pot …

Cannabis

1927 charmer in Glendale’s Adams Hill is trendy and timeless for $789K

Great views and a pool to boot<p>Located in Glendale’s cool, hilly, and and aptly named neighborhood of Adams Hill, this 1927 house with a cottage-meets-Spanish feel to it has been recently rebooted to draw attention to its more timeless elements—beamed ceilings, "original French casement windows," …

4 Tools For Lowering Anxiety In Any Situation So You Can Perform Better

Whether it’s in response to an upcoming presentation, interview, round of layoffs, new position, or networking meeting, anxiety is an emotion we encounter repeatedly throughout our careers (and…lives). It’s not a comfortable experience, and it’s not meant to be. Anxiety is an evolutionarily …

Self-help

Here's Your Love Horoscope for September 2016

<b>Tracy Allen’s horoscope columns appear monthly in Glamour. In addition to astrology, she has a graduate education in counseling psychology and has worked as a psychotherapist. Follow @astrotherapist on Twitter and email tallennyc@gmail.com to schedule a private session. Check back here for more</b> …

In Olympics, a first for Puerto Rico _ and 23rd for Phelps

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Michael Phelps claimed his 23rd gold medal. Puerto Rico won its first ever. And Jamaica got its first gold of the Rio Games …

Puerto Rico

You Can't Get More Glamorous Than These Vintage Celebrity Wedding Photos

These are the timeless brides that will never go out of style.<p>A look back at some of the most beautiful celebrity weddings of all time — from iconic Hollywood actresses to glamorous royals.

Led Recessed Light Spacing Kitchen With White Interior Design And Hardwood Flooring Installation

Home » Kitchens » The Importance of Kitchen Recessed Lighting Ideas » Led Recessed Light Spacing Kitchen With White Interior Design And Hardwood …

Eye-Fi's new software will let you keep using your old Wi-Fi-connected SD cards

Eye-Fi announced in July that its X2 line of Wi-Fi SD cards would stop receiving support and essentially be rendered useless starting in September. It encouraged people to instead upgrade to its Mobi line of SD cards. Now, however, the company is slightly backpedaling to say that it’ll help users …

Bathroom design ideas, inspiration & pictures

Like with any other part of the home, homeowners and designers alike are always attempting to create the perfect bathroom. Of course, this will …

Interior Design

The Best Bedroom Ideas by Helen Green Design

<i>The Best Bedroom Ideas by Helen Green Design</i> – Helen Green Design is one of Britain’s leading interior design practices. Led by Natalia Miyar, the …

Interior Design

Bedroom Interior design ideas, inspiration & pictures

The bedroom is the perfect place at home for relaxation and rejuvenation. While designing and styling your bedroom, you need to keep a lot of things …

Everything Your Weed Guy Knows About Weed Is Probably Wrong

Meet Canada's foremost weed expert: Al The Alchemist.<p><i>This post originally appeared on VICE Canada.</i><p>Last week the Liberal government in Canada announced the creation of its Legalization Task Force. Composed of doctors, politicians, addiction experts, and cops, it has the people with the expertise—in …

Vibrant Color Palette Combos Take Colors From the World to Inspire Creativity

With its vast collections of images, photo filters, free icon and shape elements, and fonts, Canva allows users around the globe to create sleek graphics and presentations through its online app—no design degree required. The company's Senior Graphic Designer, Poppie Pack, shares a variety of savvy …

Why those living with a borderline personality disorder hide in the shadows

But less than 1000 a year will have access to specialist treatment for their condition, including dialectical behaviour therapy, he said, adding that …

The 6 Drinks Fit Women Order at Bars

No wonder they look so incredible.<p>Yes, fit women fill their cups with liquids besides lemon water and matcha. And yes, you can too — without sacrificing whatever body goals make you feel super *~sExY~*.<p>Here are the drinks fit women order when they're out, so you can follow suit. (Or ignore this …

Motivational Books: My 31 All-Time Favorites

Do you know that glowing feeling you get after you finish the last couple pages of a really inspirational book?<p>You know, that sense of wonder, the …

Tinder Horror Stories to Remind You There Are Worse Things Than Being Alone

"I realized I had catfished myself."<p>Depending on your point of view, the dating app Tinder is a blessing or a curse. To some it's a handy tool that helps them fit meeting new people into a busy life. Others dismiss it as a vapid meat market responsible for the rise in STDs that are a result of the …

Parents Who Refused to Abort Baby with Brain Outside Skull Open up About Son's Transformative Surgery: 'You Can Feel His Will to Live'

It’s been a month since 7-month-old Bentley Yoder underwent surgery to place his brain back into his cranium – and the strong baby who is currently …

Pregnancy

How to Build a Table from a Single Sheet of Plywood

Ah....the 4x8' sheet of birch plywood. A timeless DIY material, strong, dimensionally stable, and full of crisp lines and repeated grain patterns. …

Woodworking

Cult Expert Dissects the Word of Life Church Where Teen Was Fatally Beaten: 'Members Were Intensely Fearful of Demons and Attacks by Satan'

Seven months ago, a little known church in a small New York town made national headlines after 19-year-old Lucas Leonard died from wounds he’d …

Crime

Could the ‘Cathedra Petri’ be Satan’s Throne?

“Satan’s Throne” (Photo by Joyce Thiel)<p>Numerous times, my wife Joyce and I have been able to see and visit what could be ‘Satan’s throne,’ if the …

Fox Sets Fall Premiere Dates For Gotham, Lucifer & More

As is usual for summer, the big broadcast networks have begun announcing the premiere dates for their Fall 2016 line-up of new and returning shows. …

TV

‘Satan at Play’ and other vintage movie magic from early 1900s

While not exactly <i>dangerous</i> this early film <i>Satán se divierte</i> by Segundo de Chomón is certainly amusing and a work of art. De Chomón was a Spanish …

1,300 Photos of Famous Modern American Homes Now Online, Courtesy of USC

"For average prospective house owners the choice between the hysterics who hope to solve housing problems by magic alone and those who attempt to …

Architecture

Use These Tricks for a Better Night's Sleep

More Zs at night means a more productive day.<p><i>This story is part of a series on how getting fit and healthy can boost your bottom line.</i><p>Sleep may be …

How to Fall Asleep Faster and Wake Up Feeling Incredibly Refreshed

It’s all about keeping your mind at peace.<p>If you’re like most people, you’ve been affected by stress-related sleep problems at some point or another, …

Psychedelics have had a long strange trip in our society. Once maligned as insanity-inducing, microdosing or taking small amounts of may help cure depression, PTSD, addiction, and more.

Psychedelics have been with humans for over two millennia. Ethnobotanist Terence McKenna’s “stoned ape theory,” postulates that the development of …

Psychedelia

10 Great Plants for Shade Gardening

<b>Lamium maculatum</b> (Dead nettle). A low, spreading plant with silvery foliage and purple, pink, red or white blooms in early summer. In shady …