Constance Houston

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The Untold Story of Otto Warmbier, American Hostage

President Trump hailed him as a catalyst of the summit with Kim Jong-Un. But what happened to Warmbier—the American college student who was sent home brain-damaged from North Korea—is even more shocking than anyone knew.<p>1. Homecoming<p>On a humid morning in June 2017, in a suburb outside Cincinnati, …

North Korea

The BEST Healthy Italian Baked Chicken Parmesan Recipe, Ready To Eat in 30 Minutes!

<i>Baked Chicken Parmesan is healthy chicken Parmesan that is oven baked, not fried! A traditional recipe for chicken parm has been given a skinny</i> …

Cooking

The pope says God made gay people just as we should be – here’s why his comments matter

Francis’s reported remarks show a new Catholic acceptance of LGBT people and confirm what many of us have always known: God doesn’t make mistakes<p>It is immensely powerful to hear that Pope Francis, the leader of the Roman Catholic church, reportedly told Juan Carlos Cruz, a gay man: “God made you …

Religion

These Are The 3 Most Loyal Zodiac Signs

While every sign has the potential to be a loyal, loving, stick-by-you-no-matter-what partner, three zodiac signs that are the most loyal of them …

9 Unexpected Ways To Clear Negative Energy From Your Life That Actually Work

When your life gets clouded with negative energy, it can be hard to see through it. It can feel like there's an all-encompassing fog that's never …

Top 10 Best Plants to Grow Indoors for Air Purification

1. English Ivy<p>The English ivy is one of the best houseplants for air purification. Its dense foliage can successfully absorb prevalent indoor …

Stop Buying Tangerines. Plant Them In A Flowerpot And You Will Always Have Hundreds Of Organic Tangerines!

Tangerines, of the Latin name Citrus reticulate, are also known as Mandarin oranges. Clementines are the seedless variety of these irresistible …

Want to Try the Whole30 Diet? Here's Everything You Can and Cannot Eat

With so many diets out there today, it can be overwhelming choosing the right nutrition regimen for yourself. If you're not sure which one to go with, the Whole30 plan might be a good place to start since it's only a 30-day commitment. The goal of the Whole30 diet is to eliminate certain food …

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These are life-changing.<p>We can all agree that chocolate chip cookies are the greatest. But what does it take to make the very best one?<p>Tasty<p>There are so many recipes and variations that it's sometimes hard to know exactly what to do to achieve cookie perfection.<p>To find the absolute best, we tested …

11 high-protein foods to help you lose weight and feel full all day long

11 high-protein foods to help you lose weight and feel full all day long<p>Pixabay.com<p>The question of how to lose weight this summer might be a bit …

Nutrition

How a Racist Smear Campaign Derailed Lauryn Hill’s Career

As Hill embarks on a 20th anniversary tour for her classic album ‘The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill,’ it’s time to look back on why one of the most …

Westworld: 7 Important Things to Remember Before Season 2 | TV Guide

It's been more than a hot minute since we last visited the debauched guests and android hosts of <i>Westworld</i>, but with the HBO drama returning on …

TV Series

7 House Plants For Allergies That Can Help Clear The Air Around You

If you suffer from allergies or asthma, you know that pollen and air pollution can aggravate your symptoms — and no one with allergies wants more …

7 Ways to Get People To Like You From an FBI Behavior Expert

Meeting new people can be awkward. What should you say? How can you make a good impression? How do you keep a conversation going?<p>Research shows …

Self-help

This Southern twist on the classic Caesar salad gives it superfood status

Lindsay Cotter, the certified nutritionist behind gluten-free food blog Cotter Crunch and author of cookbook <i>Nourishing Superfood Bowls,</i> knows a thing …

Healthy Eating

How to make $400,000 a year writing about what you love — according to someone who's doing it

After posting my blogging income report from last year (where I made $401,681 with my blogging side hustle), I've been getting a lot of reader questions about how much money can you actually make blogging? I think blogging is the perfect side hustle because you can do it in your own time, you can …

Marketing

31 Morning Journaling Prompts that Will Change the Way You Think

<i>The morning is enormously important. It’s the foundation from which the day is built. How we choose to spend our mornings can be used to predict the</i> …

The 15 Best Netflix Documentaries You Need To Stop Skipping Over

You always see them on Netflix, now it's time to watch them.

45 Things People Who Weren't Teens In The Late-'90s Will Never Understand

It was the era of ill-fitting clothes

These Stuffed Pasta Shells Will Make You Forget All About Whole30

Move aside, lasagna—stuffed pasta shells are the ultimate comfort food. Before you roll your eyes (we're looking at you, pasta connoisseurs), we dare …

Castelvetrano Olives Are the Best Olives, Hands Down

By Alex Delany<p>These olives appeal just as much to the olive hater as they do to the olive enthusiast. If you don't already know, get yourself involved.<p>I used to not like olives. No…that’s not true. I used to <i>despise</i> olives. There was a formative experience, early in my childhood, where I encountered …

Feta

WATCH: Queen Elizabeth Gets Candid About Her 1953 Coronation and That 'Horrible' Carriage Ride

The longest reigning monarch is looking back to where it all began.<p>On Jan. 14, the Smithsonian Channel will air a documentary called <i>The Coronation</i>, …

Your 2018 Guide to Investing in Marijuana Stocks

It's no exaggeration: 2018 should be the biggest year ever for marijuana stocks.<p>Why? Start with Canada's expected legalization of recreational …

The 5 Best Things Your Child Can Say to a Bully

It seems like every day, there’s another gut-wrenching headline about kids being picked on, tormented or worse. The fact is, a child is bullied on …

Bullying

FROZEN LEMON MORE POWERFUL THAN CHEMOTHERAPY

It turns out that the best way to consume lemons is to first freeze them and then eat them along with their peel. It seems that we’ve been making a …

GAME OF THRONES Short Shows the Depths of Tywin Lannister’s Historical Brutality

The Red Wedding might have been carried out by the Freys and Boltons, but it was orchestrated by the most cunning man in the Seven Kingdoms, Tywin …

Most people want to die at home, but many land in hospitals getting unwanted care

<b>By Andrew Macpherson and Ravi B. Parikh</b>, <i>Special to The Washington Post</i><p>Where do you want to die? When asked, the vast majority of Americans answer …

Person of the Year 2017:TheSilenceBreakers

Movie stars are supposedly nothing like you and me. They're svelte, glamorous, self-­possessed. They wear dresses we can't afford and live in houses …

The Best Short Cuts for Thin Hair

Hello, volume!<p>If you’ve grown up with thin hair, you’ve probably tried to combat it in every which way–from vitamins to strengthening products, to …

Hair