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Help, My Partner Is Getting More And More Annoying!

Here is the most profound thing you have ever heard: the secret to a long-term relationship is that two people need to be able to love long-term. If …

Self-help

Love at First Bite: 7 Scary-Good Sweets for Halloween

Think beyond candy corns and snack-size Snickers this Halloween and indulge in some of these homemade sweets. Not only are they scary-good, they're easy to make.<p><b>1. Ghost Cupcakes</b><p>You don't have to be "that mom" to make impressive Halloween treats. These adorable ghosts are made with lollipops and …

Grand jury releases horrifying details of a fraternity event that led to murder charges

Prosecutors in Monroe County, Pennsylvania, where the alleged hazing took place, recently posted the full grand-jury presentment with details of the allegations involving the death of 19-year-old Chun Hsien Deng, who went by Michael.<p>Deng — a pledge member of Baruch's Pi Delta Psi chapter, an …

33 Energy Bites for On-the-Go Snacking

Whether it's first thing in the morning or midafternoon, we all need an energy boost at some point during the day. Coffee is one solution; a sugary …

Dessert

Most Phillies Not Expected to Return After Escaping Team Over All-Star Break

PHILADELPHIA — Philadelphia Phillies management is preparing to deal with a decimated roster after receiving numerous reports that many players who …

Grateful Dead End 50-Year Career With Moving, Magnificent Final Show

For the last Fare Thee Well show, the band hits its stride at the presumable end<p>"I have spent my life/Seeking all that's still unsung/Bent my ear to …

Santa Monica

The one common ingredient that can raise your dementia risk by 89% (and how to stay safe)

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>Alzheimer's disease, a severe form of dementia, affects an estimated 5.2 million Americans, according to 2013 statistics.1<p>One in nine …

Long baseball games are not boring. They are zen

Spring is here! The sun is higher in the sky, the snow seems to have finally stopped for good, and green shoots are poking up out of the softening soil. (Well-fertilized soil, judging from all the dog poop everywhere.) Best of all, at least for those of us who love what’s best about America, …

Meditation

What ISIS Really Wants

The Islamic State is no mere collection of psychopaths. It is a religious group with carefully considered beliefs, among them that it is a key agent of the coming apocalypse. Here’s what that means for its strategy—and for how to stop it.<p>What is the Islamic State?<p>Where did it come from, and what …

5 things men won’t tell you about sex (but you need to know)

Pay no mind to gender conventions. Men are insecure about their bodies too, and many even like to cuddle<p>The penis is finally having a moment in pop culture. After Ben Affleck’s headline-grabbing side penis in <i>Gone Girl</i> sent the Internet into a tizzy, designer Tom Ford debuted a phallus necklace just …

D.T. Suzuki on What Freedom Really Means and How Zen Can Help Us Cultivate Our Character

“The ego-shell in which we live is the hardest thing to outgrow.”<p>Alan Watts may be credited with popularizing Eastern philosophy in the West, but he owes the entire trajectory of his life and legacy to a single encounter with the Zen Buddhist sage <b>D.T. Suzuki</b> (October 18, 1870–July 12, 1966) — one …

8 Things You Should Never Say To Yourself About Food

<i>By Janet Helm for U.S. News</i><p>Sometimes we're our own worst enemy when it comes to food. Those little things that we say to ourselves before or after we eat may be doing more harm than we even realize. Do you need to re-language your food thoughts?<p>Here's what nutrition experts say are the eight things …

Grateful Dead Reunite for Farewell Concerts in July

'Fare Thee Well' 50th anniversary shows will take place over three nights<p>In what will be a bittersweet announcement for Deadheads, the four surviving …

Rock Music

If Wearing All Black Is Your Thing, At Least Opt For This Classic Combo

Dressing in January tends to get complicated: some days we're sweater-aggressive and we arrive at the office looking like we just walked out of a Soul Cycle class. Other days we come ill-prepared and end up with frozen fingers or mild frostbite. Sometimes it feels like we just can't win with …

20 Things You Wish Your Office Mates Wouldn't Do in 2015 | Inc.com

It's a new year and we can all pretend that that makes everything fresh and new, but the reality is that those other humans you work with can be downright annoying. I asked my readers for the things that annoy them most. Do you do any of the things on this list?<p><b>1. Personal grooming at your desk</b>. …

Commuting

Musician shares touching moment with mom with Alzheimer's

<b>(CNN) —</b> In October, a few days before Joe Fraley's mom moved into an assisted-living facility, before she stopped recognizing him and responding to his music, he sat beside her on the porch with his guitar and turned on the camera.<p>It was sweet and sad as Judy Fraley asked her youngest son questions …

Parenting

Three Tips for Getting Along With a Difficult Person With Alzheimer's

People with Alzheimer's sometimes have personality changes that can be extremely negative. Formerly sweet loved ones can become argumentative and even verbally, emotionally or physically abusive.<p>Things had gotten so bad I wanted to end my relationship with Ed, my Romanian life partner of 25 years. …

Alzheimer's Disease

31 Healthy Meals You Can Make in 10 Minutes or Less

We know the facts: Preparing meals at home is good for your health and your wallet. But let’s face it, with minimal free time and other priorities …

Healthy Eating

Giada De Laurentiis' boozy night with Bobby Flay

Giada De Laurentiis didn’t seem too stressed days before she announced her divorce from husband Todd Thompson. In fact, the Food Network star was seen having a festive dinner with pal Bobby Flay on Saturday night, and tipping back perhaps too much tipple.<p>De Laurentiis announced on Monday in a …

In 1989, ‘Back to the Future Part II’ Envisioned the Year 2015 — Take a Look at What the Film Got Right and Wrong

In 1989, “Back to the Future Part II” envisioned the year 2015. When Marty McFly (Michael J. Fox) traveled 30 years into the future to prevent his son’s future-altering arrest, he found a world filled with hoverboards, flying cars and other new technology. (Note: While the movie was made in 1989, …

Man Pens Stunningly Calm, Thorough Final Message on Facebook Before Killing His Wife and Then Himself

DOVER, N.H. (TheBlaze/AP) — A New Hampshire man walked into his wife’s hospital room early Tuesday, fatally shot her then killed himself, a murder-suicide that he foretold in a candid and emotional Facebook posting to friends and family.<p>Authorities did not identify the man. But Dorcas Lavoie told …

Your Husband Is Definitely Gay: TLC’s Painful Portrait of Mormonism

My Husband’s Not Gay isn’t so much an indication that Mormonism is homophobic as it is a sign that Mormon homophobia has taken an even subtler and …

LGBTQI

There's just no explaining 2014

Published on December 28, 2014<p><b>It was a year of mysteries</b>. To list some of the more baffling ones:<p>A huge airliner simply vanished, and to this day nobody has any idea what happened to it, despite literally thousands of hours of intensive speculation on CNN.<p>Millions of Americans suddenly decided to …

These Photos of the Grand Canyon's Sea of Clouds Are Spellbinding

Man, that's beautiful.<p><b>No, the sky isn't falling.</b> But a rare weather event at the Grand Canyon caused a total cloud inversion that filled the canyons with billowing fog and made it look like the sky had, in fact, collapsed.<p>Triggered when cold, wet air is trapped by warm air, the phenomenon drops the …

Grand Canyon

14 Things Guys Don't Think About Your Body During Sex

We pretty much don't notice anything except the fact that we're having sex.<p><b>1. How cottage-cheesey your butt and thighs look.</b> The only thing we're thinking is, <i>Awesome! A lady's butt!</i> Most of us aren't even 100 percent sure what cellulite is.<p><b>2. How prickly your legs are.</b> Most guys would crawl naked …

10 Awesome Gmail Hacks That Make Life Easier

These top-secret ninja moves will help you take control of your inbox and become a Gmail expert. I'll show you how to save time, avoid mistakes, and add a bit of style to your inbox. Read on, grasshopper.<p><b>GMAIL HACK #1 UNSEND</b><p>Have you ever pressed send only to regret it moments later because of a …

7 Life-Changing Lessons I've Learned Living on a Caribbean Island

Lessons are learned every day -- or at least they should be. Whether positive or negative, life is full of daily experiences that change us and affect us. Living on an island in the Caribbean for two years has taught me many valuable lessons I may not have learned living Stateside. In case you …

DUI Suspect Allegedly Drinks Vodka While Being Questioned By Cop

This was the Absolut* worst move she could make.<p>Florida woman France Riney, 60, is facing a DUI charge after she allegedly sat behind the wheel of a parked car and drank vodka while a St. Lucie County Sheriff's deputy tried to question her, TC Palm reports.<p>The deputy responded to a call about a …