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6 pasos para entrenar tu cerebro y SER FELIZ

Resulta que ahora hasta se puede poner el cerebro <i>fit</i> para ser feliz. ¡En esta vida todo tiene solución menos la muerte! Y es que la<b> felicidad no es</b> …

¿Te puedes volver a enamorar de tu pareja?

Al intentar equilibrar la vida entre el trabajo, estudios, familia, hijos, mascotas, viajes inclusive la vida a distancia, <b>estilo de vida saludable</b> …

17 Yoga Moves That Will Help You Sculpt Serious Abs

Boat pose is only the beginning.<p><b>Time:</b> 20 minutes<p><b>Equipment:</b> Yoga block, mat<p><b>Good for:</b> Core and abs<p><b>Instructions:</b> For each move, perform as many reps as indicated, then rest 30 seconds. Move through each move until you've done all 17. Alternatively, incorporate these moves into your usual routine as …

Workouts

This Woman 'Enrolled' In Student Loan Forgiveness -- And Then Learned This

Mary Carroll has spent her career in public service.<p>Like many public servants, in exchange for her public service for the Illinois Department of Children and Family Services, she intended to benefit from public service loan forgiveness for her federal student loans.<p>Carroll, now 39 and living in …

College & University

FEMA Says It Was Significantly Unprepared When Hurricane Maria Hit Puerto Rico

The Federal Emergency Management Agency has said it did not have a “phasing” plan in place for getting resources to Puerto Rico when Hurricane Maria …

Uber, Lyft Drivers Earning A Median Profit Of $3.37 Per Hour, Study Says

<b>Editor's note:</b> <i>Following sharp criticism of how this MIT study was conducted, its authors say they will redo their analysis. Uber chief economist Jonathan Hall gives his assessment of the "inconsistent logic" leading to an undercount of hourly earnings and "a major error" in the conclusions in</i> <i>this</i> …

Transportation

How Legendary Brands Like Jack Daniel's And Virgin Stay Connected To Their Customers

I recently spent a few days in Banff, Alberta — otherwise known as a beautiful, Hogwarts-type location in Canada with incredible views in every direction. The reason for the trip was a marketing conference called The Gathering, a unique event based on bringing together brands that have cult-like …

Ranking The Best New Shows You Can Watch Right Now

"Orange Is the New Black" joins the list.<p>Streamline recommends “Orange Is the New Black” as the new show you should watch this week. The sixth season premiered July 27 on Netflix.<p>“Orange Is the New Black” achieved early success for Netflix and has held on to massive popularity since its 2013 …

Kentucky Bill To Outlaw Child Marriage Stalled Amid Conservative Concerns

The Family Foundation of Kentucky opposes child marriage but wants to preserve parents’ say in their kids’ lives.<p>A bill to stop child marriage in Kentucky was stalled by a conservative group this week, leaving some state lawmakers furious. But the group said they just want to protect parents’ …

MIT study that found low pay for Uber drivers to be revisited

(Reuters) - A Massachusetts Institute of Technology research group that this week reported nearly three-quarters of Uber Technologies [UBER.UL] and Lyft Inc drivers earned below minimum wage is revisiting its study after a tweeted challenge by Uber Chief Executive Dara Khosrowshahi.<p>FILE PHOTO: …

Ridesharing

The Gig Economy Won't Save Workers At $3.37 An Hour

<i>Editor’s note: The authors of the study discussed below have revised their findings. See story here.</i><p>It wasn’t so long ago that a co-founder and CEO of Fiverr, a labor platform company, claimed that the so-called gig economy could save the American worker.<p>Making such a statement today would require …

Aumentan en EE UU los delitos de odio contra musulmanes y latinos

Los ataques a personas transgénero se disparan un 46%, según el informe del FBI de 2016<p>La sensación de crispación política y social en Estados …

Trump lawyers urge Supreme Court to rule for Colorado cake maker who turned away gay couple

Trump administration lawyers joined sides with a Colorado baker Thursday and urged the Supreme Court to rule that he has the right to refuse to provide a wedding cake to celebrate the marriage of two men.<p>Acting Solicitor Gen. Jeffrey B. Wall filed a friend-of-the-court brief arguing that the cake …

Civil Rights

Audio revela el 'maquillaje' de las cifras de plebiscito opositor en Venezuela

En la conversación, dos hombres se ponen de acuerdo sobre los números inflados que van a presentar en la región a la que pertenecen.<p>"<b>Aquí,</b> …

4 tips de Google Translate que podrías usar diariamente

Es una herramienta por todos conocida y de la que se echa mano con bastante frecuencia. Pero, ¿sabes todo lo que puede llegar a ofrecer?La solución …

​This Woman Is Suing Jelly Belly Because Her Jelly Beans Weren’t Sugar-Free

​Wait, seriously?<p>If there’s one thing that’s clear about candy it’s this: it contains sugar. Any questions?<p>No? Well better tell one California woman that. Jessica Gomez brought a class-action lawsuit against Jelly Belly because the “fancy phrasing” on the packaging of Jelly Belly Sport Beans made …

The Best Beach Eats, According To A Nutritionist

Navigate the temptations of the boardwalk with this expert advice.<p>Corn dogs, funnel cakes, fudgy sundaes: Beach snacks aren't exactly known to be health food. But when hunger strikes, these are your best bets, courtesy of nutritionist Lisa DeFazio, R.D.<p>11 A.M. SNACK: BAKED PRETZEL<p>Big, doughy …

El día en que las trabajadoras sexuales se tomaron el Congreso

Un grupo de mujeres asistió a la Comisión Primera para pedir acabar con la discriminación.

Man: Border agents threatened to “be dicks,” take my phone if I didn’t unlock it

“I believe strongly in the Constitution and in my right to privacy.”<p>ALBANY, California—As he sat in a darkened corner of a neighborhood bar, Aaron …

U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security

Family sues Texas officer, department in 15-year-old's death

DALLAS (AP) — The family of a black 15-year-old shot and killed by a white suburban Dallas police officer has sued the officer and his department, …

Law Enforcement

Texas Adoption Bill Could Allow Anti-Gay, Religious Discrimination

Critics of the bill say it legitimizes discrimination with taxpayer money.<p>Criticism is mounting against a Texas bill that would empower adoption providers to reject potential parents who conflict with their religious beliefs.<p>The bill, which is expected to come up for a state House vote as early as …

LGBTQI

This Judge Is Refusing To Hear Adoption Cases For Same-Gender Couples

In a world of conflicting views and debatable moral codes, thank goodness we have <i>laws</i>. Thankfully we have the separation of church and state. …

The shocking profession with the biggest gender wage gap

One profession is lagging when it comes to women’s pay, but it’s not in Silicon Valley or Hollywood.<p>Female personal financial advisers make little …

Demographics

See Where Your State Falls in the Fight for Equal Pay

On Equal Pay Day 2017, see where your state falls in the fight for equal pay.<p>Wage discrepancy between men and women is still significant across the …

Proyecto de ley requiere orden de cateo para inspeccionar dispositivos en la frontera

Actualmente los agentes fronterizos tienen el derecho de pedir ver, al azar, el contenido de tus aparatos electrónicos, pero algunos legisladores demócratas y republicanos quieren hacerlo mucho más difícil.<p>Los oficiales de la la Oficina de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza de EE.UU. (CBP, por sus …

Uber usa estos trucos psicológicos para manipular a sus conductores, según el New York Times

No es sorpresa que Uber recurra a medidas extremas para aprovechar al máximo a sus conductores. Después de todo, <b>hacer dinero mediante ellos</b> es como …

'My Husband Is Now My Wife—And Our Marriage Has Never Been Better'

"My wife is gorgeous, witty, and social now that she's finally comfortable in her own skin."<p><i>This article was written by Amanda Jette Knox and republished with permission from YourTango.</i><p>It was early July, and we were on our way home after a botched date night. My spouse's mood was off, once again. …

Líder: Trump debe elegir entre Wall Street y los obreros

El presidente Donald Trump corre el riesgo de permitir que una facción acaudalada de su gobierno "secuestre" la agenda de defensa de los trabajadores …

El antes y después del cambio climático, con ojos de la NASA

Autor: <b>Francis Rivera</b> Fecha: <b>2016-01-04</b><p>El calentamiento y la creciente aridez del clima han transformado drásticamente muchos paisajes del mundo, desde …

“Si caes en un agujero negro no sientes nada”

El cosmólogo ruso explica por qué los humanos le debemos la vida a las fluctuaciones cuánticas<p>A finales de los años setenta, en la Unión Soviética, …