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From S.H.I.E.L.D. to *Downton'*s Dracula: 10 New TV Shows to Check Out This Fall

For the TV industry, this was one of the most important weeks of the year thanks to the upfronts, aka the network announcements of the shows to come …

28 Incredible Things You Never Knew About How The 'Harry Potter' Movies Were Made

The studios are massive and reveal how the movies were made using the most incredible special effects in the film industry.<p>Over the course of filming, five warehouses full of props were used. There was an Animal Department, a Creatures Department, a Visual and Special Effects Department, and more, …

Bieber Gets Big Bill for Pet Primate

Alice Eve, the Beautiful New Trekkie, Talks ‘Star Trek Into Darkness’

The newest addition to the Starship Enterprise is the stunning British actress Alice Eve. Oxford-educated Eve opens up about her journey to Star Trek …

Star Trek Into Darkness political allegory: Latest movie takes on terrorism, blowback, and drones.

<b>Major spoilers ahead</b><p>The mission of Star Trek might be to explore strange new worlds, to seek out new life and new civilizations, but the concerns of …

American Air gets flyers to pack lighter by offering early boarding

If you’re traveling light, you’ll be able to board earlier on American Airlines.<p>The airline said Thursday that people carrying just a personal item …

Healthy Snacks for Weight Loss

You might eat healthy snacks, but are they the best healthy snacks for weight loss? There's a difference between snacks that have healthy ingredients …

What Are the Causes Schizophrenia?

Schizophrenia is an illness of the brain that causes certain characteristic, abnormal experiences, and behaviors. There are ​several types of …

Nine New Orleans Foods You Have to Try

01 of 09<p>Crawfish<p><b>How to say it:</b> Just how it looks, but not "Crayfish."<p><b>What it is:</b> A freshwater crustacean that is both trapped wild in the swamps of …

America's Best Beer Cities (PHOTOS)

Self-proclaimed "beer nerd" Lynn Stachnick loves to visit Portland, ME, to sample the local craft brews. She and her husband even have a beer city bucket list, with San Diego near the top.<p>"Ballast Point Brewing has an India Pale Lager I've read about and most likely will never find in the …

Plastic in Microwave | Is it Safe to Microwave Plastic

<b>We live in a world filled with chemicals.</b> They're in our water, our air, our soil -- and, as a result, they're in our bodies.<p>Some of the most …

Boundaries

• <b>Author:</b> Henry Cloud & John Townsend<p>Having clear boundaries is essential to a healthy, balanced lifestyle. A boundary is a personal property line that marks those things for which we are responsible. In other words, boundaries define who we are and who we are not. Boundaries impact all areas of our …

Successful Women Think Differently

• <b>Author:</b> Valorie Burton<p>Popular author and professional certified coach Valorie Burton knows that successful women think differently. They make decisions differently. They set goals differently and bounce back from failure differently. Valorie is dedicated to help women create new thought processes …

Deceptively Delicious

• <b>Author:</b> Jessica Seinfeld<p>It has become common knowledge that childhood obesity rates are increasing every year. But the rates continue to rise. And between busy work schedules and the inconvenient truth that kids simply refuse to eat vegetables and other healthy foods, how can average parents ensure …

The Price of Privilege

• <b>Author:</b> Madeline Levine, PhD<p>In this ground-breaking book on the children of affluence, a well-known clinical psychologist exposes the epidemic of emotional problems that are disabling America’s privileged youth, thanks, in large part, to normalized, intrusive parenting that stunts the crucial …

Black In America: A Story Rendered In Gray Scale

American literature has plenty of coming-of-age novels. What we need more of, judging by the strengths of Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's new book, are novels about coming to America. In particular, books that address our biggest problems — in this case, race. Because things natives don't see about …