Carrie Lowney

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This is the most important retirement chart you'll ever see

<b>Video by CNBC</b><p>The toughest part about planning for your retirement is estimating how long it will last. Every other calculation on how much you need …

A Deer That Thinks It's A Dog

Wildlife

10 Donald Trump Quotes That Should Horrify His Evangelical Supporters

This is how far Trump and his supporters have departed from the gospel.<p>After months of campaigning, flip-flopping on important issues, and generally wreaking havoc on the party that for decades has presented itself as defenders of Christian America, Donald Trump took to the stage at the Republican …

Bloody Disgusting: A gruesome gallery of vintage medical illustrations from the 1800s

My father once bought several volumes of medical textbooks as a job lot from a secondhand bookshop. <i>Why</i> he did this I’m not quite sure. Perhaps he …

How Did the Oklahoma City Bombing Shape Merrick Garland?

President Obama’s new Supreme Court nominee called his work on the case “the most important thing I have ever done in my life.”<p>In announcing his nomination of Merrick Garland for the Supreme Court on Wednesday, President Obama made special mention of Garland’s work in the wake of the Oklahoma City …

Merrick Garland

Chief of Libya's new UN-backed government arrives in Tripoli

Fayez al-Sarraj says he will work for a nationwide ceasefire, the return of displaced people and will seek to confront Islamic State<p>The chief of Libya’s new UN-backed government has reached Tripoli, defying threats from city militias, to proclaim a new order for the conflict-ravaged country in a …

Middle East

Funeral for Nancy Reagan: Pictures

GOP reaches a crossroads

<b>(CNN) —</b> Donald Trump dominated Super Tuesday, notching seven victories -- four more than his closest competitor -- in states from Georgia to Massachusetts on a day that marked a turning point in his quest for the White House.<p>On the morning after, one thing is clear: the Republican Party is at a …

41 Quick & Easy School Lunch Ideas to Pack for Your Kids

It's back-to-school time, and we've got 41 quick and easy lunch ideas to keep your kids happy—or at least relatively so.<p>Sometimes, parents write small notes of appreciation to put in their kids' lunchboxes. Which is sweet. But you know what they say: Actions speak louder than words. Make one of …

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Kevin Tachman’s Top 10 Behind-the-Scenes Moments From Fashion Month

For the first season of Vogue Runway, we covered the Spring ’16 shows from just about every angle, and some of the best moments happened behind the scenes, where photographer Kevin Tachman documented all the action. From paling around with Cara Delevingne and Hudson Kroenig before Chanel to seeing …

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Triggers: Creating Behavior That Lasts--Becoming the Person You Want to Be

<b>Bestselling author and world-renowned executive coach Marshall Goldsmith examines the environmental and psychological triggers that can derail us at</b> …

6 1/2 Things You Should Stop Expecting from Others

1. Stop Expecting People: To Be Your Partner in Crime<p>A group of friends and I had been out late one night when I saw it there, glowing like a beacon: …

Selfies

Year-round giving: 8 family volunteering opportunities

While many families find the inspiration to volunteer in the community during the holiday season, it can be even more meaningful to find a way to …

7 Crippling Parenting Behaviors That Keep Children From Growing Into Leaders

<i>Part of a new series on Parenting for Success</i><p>While I spend my professional time now as a career success coach, writer, and leadership trainer, I was a marriage and family therapist in my past, and worked for several years with couples, families, and children. Through that experience, I witnessed a …

No more 'hurry up': The challenge to stop rushing our kids

Rushing kids through their day leaves an impression on them that there is little time for play and enjoying life. Slowing down, taking time, and …

Why Not Letting Your Kids Do Chores Hurts Society and Me

My eye twitched when I read "Why I Don't Want My Kids Doing Chores -- Even If They're Age-Appropriate."<p>The author recounts a tale of when her 5-year-old, on her own initiative, swept up the kitchen floor and then asked the author to get the dustpan for her because it was out of reach. The author's …

Bill Nye and Ken Ham prove theory of coexistence

Bill Nye and Ken Ham debated about the value of the creationist origin model in a modern scientific age, but more important, they proved the theory …

How to give your kids everything but a sense of entitlement

Kids who understand gratitude have better grades and are less likely to get depressed. This was the conclusion of a recent story in the Wall Street Journal that struck a chord with both my husband and me.<p>Both of us hail from immigrant families who arrived to the US in the 1970s. Both of us grew up …

Kids

How to Create a Good Balance between Motherhood and Work Life

More and more these days you find yourself as a working mom consumed with the rigors of your day. Creating a balance of between your busy work …

Three house rules to live by

Raising caring, thoughtful children all starts with respect, inside and outside the home. No matter what other rules apply in your household, …

Tipping TVs remain a child safety problem

When an 8-year-old boy was killed Thursday after a TV cart in an after-school program tipped over on top of him, attention is rekindled for child …

The tricky business of advertising to children

In the US, the average child watches an estimated 16,000 television commercials a year. And, while US children are among the world's most avid consumers of advertising, the effect of television on children is a concern for parents across the globe.<p>Critics of advertising claim that it contributes to …

Advertising Industry

How Khan Academy is using design to pave the way for the future of education

Advertisement<p>13 Comments<p>Credit: courtesy of Colin Price and the Designer Fund.<p>Every morning Khan Academy’s lead designer, Jason Rosoff, spends the …

Sheryl Sandberg aims to 'Ban Bossy' so girls can blossom as leaders

Sheryl Sandberg has launched a new 'Ban Bossy' campaign which aims to let girls in leadership shine by removing negative labels such as 'bossy' …