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 …

7 Habits of Incredibly Happy People

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Happiness

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

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 monumental medical trials in history. The plan was to test the effectiveness of a newly-developed vaccine for a disease that was …

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 …

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 …

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 …