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New report details vast sex economy

The illegal sex industry in eight U.S. cities brings in nearly $1 billion a year, according to a new study on sex trafficking and prostitution …

Here's Why You Must Buy A Porsche 911 Today -- AFTER/DRIVE

How to spot good gelato from fifteen feet away

I had the best gelato of my life when I was in Rome the week before last. I bought it at Caffè Tomeucci on Viale Europa. It wasn't too sweet and it …

10 Lab-Tested Ways to Bring Out the Best in People

The best of human nature—generosity, compassion, cooperation, selflessness—surfaced in these studies. Of course, the goal is to draw out a person's …

Compassion

Benefits of Running: Your Body On...A 30-Minute Run

<b>In the first 90 seconds</b><br>In order to unleash more ATP, your cells break down glycogen, a form of glucose fuel stored in your muscles. Cells also pull glucose directly from your blood (one reason exercise is helpful in fending off high blood sugar).<p>Your body gobbles more glucose, and your muscles …

Women's Health

Plus two other seafood ideas that are delicious AND good for you.<p>Because the struggle is so, so real.<p>The new S'mores options are changing the game.<p>Looks like Kool-Aid, tastes like heaven.<p>Because the heart wants chocolate.<p>Giving the phrase “yeasty undertones” a whole new meaning.<p>You'll be counting …

Five Best Sleep Tracking Gadgets or Apps

We could all use a better night's sleep, and the key to getting there is a mix of good sleep habits and understanding the things that keep you from …

How I Achieved Better Sleep with the Help of Technology

Once upon a time—a very long time—I used to sleep well. After too many restless nights, I decided something needed to be done. I changed my diet, my …

Product Reviews and Ratings - Consumer Reports

Join a community of millions of consumers.<p>Get our expert, independent ratings and reviews, trusted reporting, plus tools to help keep you informed, …

21 Awesome Cards To Make Any Mom Happy

She gave birth to you, she fed you, she picked you up from awful middle school dances; the least you can do is buy her a Mother's Day card.

The New York Times Reminds Us of the True Meaning of Easter

“Best <i>New York Times</i> correction ever?” VF.com editor Chris Rovzar asked us. <i>Ooh! Let’s see, we thought, Schadenfreud-ily.</i> The correction in question: “An earlier version of this article mischaracterized the Christian holiday of Easter. It is the celebration of Jesus’s resurrection from the dead, not …

HARRODS CRISIS: Is The World's Most Famous Store Going Downhill?

Harrods is the most famous store in the world, so it's not something you miss.<p>And Harrods is also under new ownership.<p>In 2010, the Egyptian mogul Mohamed Al-Fayed sold Harrods to Qatar for $1.5 billion.<p>The deal was a big deal. Only a couple of weeks earlier, Al-Fayed had bristled when asked whether …

Henry Blodget

Man hides marriage proposal in custom-made children's book

Knowing that he wanted to marry his girlfriend was the easy part, but when Jason Methner decided to pop the question, he had a lot of hard work ahead of him.<p>“I knew I wanted to propose in a creative way and that I wanted it to be a surprise,” the Chicagoan told TODAY.com, “so there was a flash of …