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Mental and physical effects of magic mushrooms

There's evidence that tripping on magic mushrooms could actually free the mind.<p>Several small studies have linked the psychoactive ingredient in shrooms (which are illegal) with several purported health benefits, including the potential to help relieve anxiety and depression.<p>But, as with any drug, …

Consciousness

Stressed Out? This 7-Minute Routine Will Help You Find Happiness Again | Inc.com

Happiness is something you have to rediscover at times.<p>You've fallen into some bad patterns of thought, your career has taken a downturn, or you just can't get that widget company off the ground. It's time to go searching for happiness again. In my experience, your outlook needs reconfiguring on a …

Productivity

The Secrets of Orgasmic Meditation

We might just be the last people to this particular pajama party, but we recently found out that there’s an entire meditation practice that revolves …

Meditation

Was ‘The Wolf Of Wall Street’ Secretly Funded Through Illegal Malaysian Money?

In a situation that seems inspired by Jordan Belfort himself, it is now alleged that the 2013 hit <i>The Wolf of Wall Street</i> was financed by dirty funding from Malaysia. After multiple studios turned down the chance to make the film out of concern such an abrasive and inappropriate movie wouldn’t do …

Five Questions You Should Ask Before Accepting A Management Position

A more prestigious position won’t necessarily make you happier, so ask these questions to figure out if a step up is a step forward.<p>The fatter paycheck. The bigger office. The increased authority to make decisions . . .<p>To most people, moving into a management role seems like a natural rite of …

Project Management

Make Dinner in 30 With These 17 Quick Pasta Recipes

Sure, there are times when I'm in the mood to spend all day on a pasta dish, be it a slow-cooked tomato sauce or a cheese- and meat-heavy lasagna Napoletana. But more often, pasta is my go-to for a quick weeknight dinner. Fortunately for me, it's just as at home in a 15-minute recipe as it is in a …

Cooking

Cure for HIV reportedly 3 years away

A cure for HIV and AIDS reportedly could be just a few years away after scientists have been able to successfully snip away the virus from infected cells and prevent the disease from returning.<p>Scientists at the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University are confident that within the next …

Public Health

9 Motivational Videos to Help You Succeed in Business and Life

Can a few minutes of watching change your life? These deeply inspirational videos just might.<p>There are videos that energize us, inspire us, and motivate us to do great things. Then there are the very few that do all of that--and touch us so deeply that we wind up watching them over and over. We …

Motivation

Report: Obama to use UN to divide Jerusalem

With about 10 months left in office, President Barack Obama is considering unprecedented moves to implement a two-state solution, according to a <i>Wall</i> …

Israel

Israel's Netanyahu declines offer to meet with Obama: White House | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has declined an offer to meet U.S. President Barack Obama at the White House later this month and canceled his trip to Washington, the White House said on Monday.<p>Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu attends the weekly cabinet …

The White House

26 Ways To Simplify Your Life For Happiness

<b>“Simplicity is the essence of happiness.”</b> <b><br>– Cedric Bledsoe</b><p>It’s often said that the process of growing wiser involves more and more unlearning, not …

Leadership qualities we actually love to hate

<i>This is the latest news and information for workers and managers from across the Web universe, brought to you by Monday Morning Manager writer Harvey Schachter. Follow us on Twitter</i> @Globe_Careers <i>or join our</i> Linked In <i>group.</i><p><b>Hated leadership traits we actually love</b><br>The outrage by commentators over …

10 Things Happy People Do Before Lying In Bed Every Night

en_US<p>article<p>This post will tell you about some before-bed rituals happy people observe to remain …

Stephen Harper is out of step with Jewish values

To win votes from the Jewish community in this election, Stephen Harper is hiding how his right-wing ideology and attitudes are out of step with …

10 steps to starting a business while keeping your full-time job

I listed a number of reasons why this makes sense. I even included some practical steps.<p>But I didn't go far enough.<p>So here's a guest post from Ryan Robinson, an entrepreneur and marketer who teaches people how to create meaningful self-employed careers.<p>(His online courses "Launching a Business …

Small Business

Israel abuzz over reports that attacks on Iran were planned, abandoned

Accounts published in Israel over the weekend suggest that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu planned to strike Iran more than once in recent years but met with internal opposition.<p>On Friday, Israel's Channel 2 news broadcast excerpts from a taped interview that former Prime Minister Ehud Barak gave …

Lebanese PM hints he might resign after protests

Tammam Salam said in a news conference that security forces who used force against protesters will be held accountable and that the right to demonstrate is protected by the constitution.<p>Salam told the protesters he is ready to have a dialogue with them, as around 100 protesters chanted "leave, …

Teargas

Uber, but for planes

A website that connects passengers with small-plane pilots wants a federal court to let it return to the skies.<p>While Uber fights the taxi industry on the ground, a website that aims to bring ride-sharing to the skies is in a legal dogfight with federal regulators who want to clip its wings.<p>The …

Joe Kennedy

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Wildfires

Mashal Invited to London for Long-term Truce Talks

20 Aug<p>10:27 PM<p>Azzam Tamimi, head of Hamas-affiliated institution said on Wednesday that former British prime minister and Middle East Quartet envoy …

20 Ways To Find Your Soulmate

I used to think it was really dopey.A soulmate? Really??You’d occasionally spot those long-term couples still looking all goggly-eyed at each other …

Relationships

The secret to being a happy couple

If you are looking to save your marriage or improve your relationship, there is hope. It may seem impossible to be a perfectly happy couple, but it's …

4 Not-So-Obvious Ways Women Bring Men Down In Relationships - INFORMATION NIGERIA

Love is one area of a man’s life in which he’s weak more than he’s strong. Many of our actions in relationships are born out of the need to impress …

Jimmy Carter announces cancer has spread to his brain

Former US president says he will be undergoing radiation treatment to fight melanoma and that he has ‘complete confidence’ in medical team<p>Jimmy Carter’s melanoma, a form of skin cancer, has been discovered in four places on his brain and is likely to “show up other places in my body”, the former US …

Cancer

Should I Eat Almond Butter?

<b>5/5 say yes.</b><p>All five of our experts are nuts for almond butter.<p>A standard 2-Tbsp serving of plain almond butter has 196 calories, about 7 grams of …

Nutrition

4 Ways to Beat Stress, Lose Your Guilt, and Be Happier

Frustrated because you can’t get what you want? Has someone turned you down for a date, a work request, or just a favor? It can be annoying to be …

Self-help

Adventurer Quits Job and Spends 3 Years Traveling to 60 Countries Around the World

For most people, the thought of quitting their jobs and traveling the world is only a pipe dream. For Walter Chang, however, that fantasy became a reality when he left everything and spent three years exploring 60 different countries, documenting his extraordinary journey along the way.<p>When the …

Asia Travel