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Trump administration opens door to states imposing Medicaid work requirements

The Trump administration issued guidance to states on Thursday that will allow them to compel people to work or prepare for jobs in order to receive Medicaid for the first time in the half-­century history of this fundamental piece of the nation's social safety net.<p>The letter to state Medicaid …

Health Care

The best foundations ever as voted for by the ultimate backstage make-up artists

From Tom Ford to Charlotte Tilbury

Makeup

Slow-Cooker Scalloped Potatoes

Put your slow cooker to the test with this classic creamy potato side dish. We added a little bit of flour to help thicken and stabilize the cream. …

15 Stir-Fry Recipes That Are Way Better Than Takeout

More by Maggie<p>Everyone knows that home cooking is always tastier and more satisfying than ordering takeout. Especially in China, where cooking for …

Why You’re Not Losing Weight

Despite what we’ve long been told, and the pervasive amount of food- and fat-shaming in our culture, the number on the scale isn’t always a simple …

We tried on black tights from 6 popular stores and figured out the only brand worth buying

<b>The INSIDER Summary:</b><p><b>• Not all black tights are the same when it comes to price and quality.<br>• We purchased tights from popular retailers to see which was the best.<br>• Our favorite was H&M, but Calvin Klein was a close second.</b><p>Black tights are a must for fall and winter wardrobes, but any pair worth …

Jordan Spieth misses out in Shell Houston Open play-off to JB Holmes

Jordan Spieth heads to the Masters in fine touch but had cause to rue a bittersweet finale to the Shell Houston Open, during which the 21-year-old missed out on the opportunity to create a small piece of history.<p>Had Spieth won, he would have become the second youngest player in history – falling …

Email lets other people schedule your life—here’s how to stop it

<i>The following is adapted from Phil Simon‘s</i> Message Not Received: Why Business Communication Is Broken and How to Fix It.<p>If you feel like you’re playing Whac-a-mole with your inbox, you’re not alone. Somewhere along the line, email became the default means of communication in corporate America. The …

University of Chicago

How To Get Rid Of Dark Circles Instantly

Getting rid of dark circles can be one of the toughest makeup challenges to overcome. We recently found this video by Chiutips that explains it so …

Makeup

The Kama Sutra just got so unsexy

<i>Kama sutra, the ancient Hindu text on desire and sexual positions, has schooled countless couples in the art of lovemaking. But American cartoonist Farley Katz and novelist Simon Rich have created the world’s least erotic manual called “A Kama Sutra for Married Couple.”</i><p><i>The humorous guide looks at</i> …

Dishwashing

The Fallacy of 'Giving Up'

The importance of talking with a doctor about values and priorities in life—at any age<p>At 30 years old, a person's brain weighs about three pounds. In its capaciousness it wears the skull like a well-tailored suit. So notes Harvard professor and surgeon Atul Gawande in his most recent book <i>Being</i> …

14 Great Dips for Game Day

Gallery14 Great Dips for Game Day<p>If you're watching football, it's essential to have the perfect dip on hand. When tensions are running high, you need to be able to reach your chip into a delicious dip without peeling your eyes away from the screen. You need to know it'll be just right: gooey, …

The Ultimate Slow-Cooker Queso

<b>Ingredients</b><p>1 teaspoon olive oil or vegetable oil<br>• 1/2 small onion, minced<br>• 1 large garlic clove, minced<br>• 1 medium jalapeño pepper, de-stemmed and de-seeded, then minced<br>• 1/4 teaspoon salt<br>• 1 large tomato, cored and finely diced<br>• 3 cups (12 ounces; 3/4 pound) shredded cheese, such as Monterey Jack, Colby Jack, …

Slow Cookers

Amazon Official to FAA: Let Us Test Our Delivery Drones Outdoors

Amazon.com plans to shift more of its drone testing outside the U.S. unless it gets quick permission from federal regulators to conduct outdoor trials, the company said in a letter to the Federal Aviation Administration. The Seattle-based online retailer has already started conducting outdoor tests …

Drones

7 Amazing Bathroom Makeovers You Won't Believe

Malaysia Airlines plane MH17 'shot down' in Ukraine - as it happened

A global airline industry group said MH17 appeared to be flying through open airspace, not previously under warning, when it crashed, Reuters reports.<p>"Based on the information currently available, it is believed that the airspace that the aircraft was traversing was not subject to restrictions," …

U.S. official: Missile hit Malaysia Airlines plane - CNN.com

<b>(CNN)</b> -- A Malaysia Airlines passenger jet crashed in a rebel-controlled part of eastern Ukraine on Thursday, spurring swift accusations from Ukrainian officials that "terrorists" shot down the aircraft.<p>The United States has concluded a missile shot down the plane, but hasn't pinpointed who was …

We Are Not Our Mothers, and Our Daughters Are Not Us

Even though I’m a mother, I was a daughter first. And I have two sisters. Like most women, we have often said to ourselves and each other that we …