Wes Chavis

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A record number of Americans renounced their US citizenship in the last few years — here's how you do it

The number of Americans renouncing their citizenship has grown significantly over the past few years, hitting a record high of 5,411 in 2016. …

Immigration

Google location tracking: Turn it off for real

Google is watching you. That's what everyone says half-jokingly about the search giant, which has often been accused of Big Brother-style monitoring of your searches, voice activity and location.<p>Now it appears that even if you manually disable Google Location History, Google Maps and other apps may …

The Surprising Way CBD Affects Your Brain Health

<i>By the year 2050, the United States will have 14 million people in need of full-time care for Alzheimer’s disease, a number equal to the populations</i> …

How One Sniper Killed an ISIS Fighter from 3,871 Yards Away

How One Sniper Killed an ISIS Fighter from 3,871 Yards Away

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A man confronted a teenage neighbor over early morning fireworks — then shot him to death, police say

By Amy B Wang<p>Amy B Wang<p>General assignment reporter covering national and breaking news<p>Email Bio Follow<p>In the earliest hours of the Fourth of July, Austin police received a 911 call about an escalating argument on the southeast side of the Texas city. A man was pointing a gun at the head of another …

Doing These 4 Things Will Make You Happier, According to Neuroscience

You get all kinds of happiness advice on the Internet from people who don’t know what they’re talking about. Don’t trust them.<p>Actually, don’t trust …

6 Incredible Private Islands to Rent With Your Friends in 2018

If you've ever spent time on a remote, exotic island, you're already luckier than millions of other people in the world. But if you want to take …

6 things everyone should eat when in Rome

LG Watch Sport review: The best standalone smartwatch

The first thing you'll notice about the LG Watch Sport is its size: This is an enormous smartwatch. But what seemed like a divisive quality during my …

NFL-Affiliated Doctor Says Football Is Safer Than Riding A Bike

NFL-affiliated doctor and Clinical Professor of Neurological Surgery Joseph Maroon said during an interview on the NFL Network Tuesday that all this yelling and screaming about the dangers of football -- and in particular, youth football -- has gone too far. He even deemed the sport safer than …

Concussion

Want To Save Kids' Brains? Then Ban Tackle Football For Preteens

The longer they’d played football, the harder it was for them to remember.<p>That’s the chief finding of a new study on how youth football changed NFL players’ brains — the latest signal that playing tackle football can have long-lasting, damaging effects.<p><b>Also See: NFL Players Have 30% Chance Of</b> …

Study of Former NFL Players Shows Risks for Brain from Youth Football

In any given season, a youth football player might experience hundreds of hits to the head. Most of the time, these routine impacts won’t be …

Youth Football Offensive Drills: Focusing on Stances

Home » Football Drills » Offensive Line Drills » <b>Youth Football Offensive Drills: Focusing on Stances</b><p>Facebook<br>• Google+<p>When you’re coaching youth …

Prepare Your Kids For Success: Teach Them How To Fail

The most important leadership role we ever have is how we parent our children. And I can’t think of a single parent who doesn’t want their child to grow up to be happy, healthy and whole. But like every leadership challenge, it requires walking a fine line.<p>The line between protecting our kids from …

U.S. doctor says Canada is playing down risks of pesticide tainted-pot

A top U.S. toxicologist is questioning Canada's response to a tainted-cannabis problem in the medical-marijuana sector, saying patients aren't being given accurate information on the risks associated with a banned pesticide thousands of people may have consumed.<p>Warren Porter, a specialist in …

Teen Depression and Anxiety: What Parents Can Do

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Admiral: If Batman had a ship, it would be Zumwalt

BALTIMORE (AP) — If Batman had a warship, it would be the USS Zumwalt.<p>That's how Adm. Harry Harris, commander of the U.S. Pacific Command, described …

Military

List of formations in American football

The following is a <b>list of common and historically significant formations in American football</b>. In football, the formation describes how the players …

This Hover Camera Will Follow Your Every Move

Though it may look and sound like a drone, this new Hover Camera gadget from Beijing start-up Zero Zero Robotics is actually more like a selfie stick …

What a Man's Poo Says About Him

<b>1. The Straining Cannonballs</b><p>Those little lumps are stubborn and hard to please. Always making a splash without much relief.<p><b>FEATURES</b>: Separate hard …

Dads who yell have more aggressive teens, study finds | The Star

Fathers who yell at their adolescent children provoke more aggressive, less co-operative behaviour out of the kids, according to new research.<p>“Our …

Parenting

The Secret of Billions

Wall Street is crooked. This is not really a surprise to anyone. I lived on the street. And I worked on the street.<p>Wall Street starts at broadway and …

9 Reasons Why You Should Rely Less On Your Cell

Steven Macari, founder of the SLVRBK mat, Nutritionist at Drive 495 and holistic health practitioner, on why it might not make sense to completely ditch your phone but why you should learn to make it a much smaller part of your life.<p>This summer, on a drive out to the beach for the weekend, my phone …

48 Incredible Body Art Illusions Will Blow Your Mind

Jason Lazarus May 22, 2016 4290<p>Pardon our gushing artistic appreciation, but a painter could cover no canvas more singular, nuanced in character, or …

Police search gangster's home in connection with $500m unsolved 1990 art heist

Police in Connecticut have searched the home of a 79-year-old gangster in connection with a stash of stolen paintings, 16 years after the $500 million gallery raid became America’s biggest-ever art heist.<p>Robert Gentile, known as Bobby the Cook, is accused of telling at least three people while he …

10 Parenting Habits to Develop Before Your Child Becomes a Teen

I started parenting habits prior to the "dreaded teen years" that I hope will carry my influence further and create a positive relationship with my …

Someone turned a real Glock gun into a clone of the Nintendo 'Duck Hunt' zapper

Someone went and created a real gun based on the fake gun used in Nintendo's <i>Duck Hunt</i> game.<p>The result? A very cool looking but dangerous weapon …

Retrogaming

Company Invents Gun That Folds Up to Look Like a Cellphone

U.S. news<p>A Minnesota company has invented a handgun that folds up to look just like a smartphone.<p>The .380-caliber pistol, called Ideal Conceal, will be available later this year and "will be virtually undetectable because it hides in plain sight," Ideal Conceal says on its website.<p>In locked …

Guns