Mackenzie Carver

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Facing death, Lauren Hill teaches us life lessons

A 19-year-old woman is dying. It could be days, it could be weeks, it could be a few months. No one really knows, mainly because no one knows much of anything about the form of cancer currently infesting her brain.<p>You have heard of this woman. You saw her story playing on the TV in the living room …

Adorable Photos of Puppies Shaking by Carli Davidson

We're excited to share with you some great news! Photographer Carli Davidson, known for her <i>Shake</i> series, is back, but this time she's featuring young puppies! The Oregon-based photographer is a pro at capturing adorable photos of dogs as they shake off water. We're talking in full slow motion – fur …

Pets

7 Habits of Incredibly Happy People

<i>This post is in partnership with Inc., which offers useful advice, resources and insights to entrepreneurs and business owners. The article below was</i> …

Happiness

Jonas Salk Google doodle: a good reminder of the power of vaccines

The story of the vaccine’s development is just one part of a rich and intertwined history of scientific discovery and controversy<p>In 1954, over 300,000 doctors, nurses, schoolteachers and other volunteers across the United States, Canada and Finland took part in one of the most complex and …

Kohl’s Drops After Saying Profit Will Be at Low End of Forecast

Kohl’s Corp., the third-largest U.S. retailer, fell in extended trading after saying annual profit will be at the lower end of its forecast, hurt by …

Stock Markets

Concussions turn 15-year-old football player's dreams into 'nightmare'

For one Southern California mother, the thrill of victory has been lost to the agony of concussion.<p>We will call her Mary, her son Rick.<p>"He's 15 now," Mary says. "He's been playing tackle football since he was 5. He has always seen himself as a football player named Rick, not Rick, who plays …

Kinesiology

ISIL releases new propaganda video of British hostage

The Islamic State released a video featuring hostage and British journalist John Cantlie delivering a report in which he says the militant group has taken control of the contested Syrian city of Kobani.<p>Cantlie, 43, was filmed standing in Kobani saying the insurgents "are mopping up now, street to …