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3 Ways Assuming Negative Intent Limits Your Potential

We have all heard that negativity can crush our chances for success, holding us down and keeping our dreams and talents from shining through.<p>When we …

Motivational Quotes | Runner's World

The 26.2-mile distance has inspired some wise words throughout the ages.​<p>The iconic race has sparked some inspirational sayings throughout the years.​<p>Illustrations By Megan Hetzel<p>A champion is made when you look at the time spent preparing.<p>Illustrations By Megan Hetzel<p>Don't dwell on it, just do …

6 Foods That Can Make You Happier

I’m a happiness research junkie. I <i>love</i> reading about simple things we can do to elevate mood and boost contentment. Mindfulness meditation, adequate …

Holistic Medicine

What would you pay to be happy?

The source of our happiness is closer than ever to being located, measured and commodified. Alex Renton meets the ‘psychoeconomists’ and asks, have they created a monster?<p>The happiest man in the world is a 67-year-old Buddhist monk called Matthieu Ricard. He starts his day sitting in a meadow in …

Apple takes top spot as China's smartphone market sputters

The trend in the first quarter was upward for Apple and downward for Samsung. But the reality for all contenders is that overall shipments declined from a year ago -- a first in more than half a decade.<p>Consumers in China -- the world's largest smartphone market -- hit the pause button during the …

Oklahoma lawmakers call on school to return stolen Pissarro

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — More than two dozen Oklahoma legislators signed a resolution Monday calling for the University of Oklahoma to return a painting by Pissarro that was stolen by the Nazis during World War II and to research whether any of its other works may have been stolen.<p>The resolution by …

Fine Art

Never let yourself be a victim

I was 12 years into my relationship when I realized it was a sham. I should have remembered that every fairy tale has at least one dark character to …

Boost Your Blend: Unexpected Upgrades for Your Summer Smoothie (SPONSORED)

There’s nothing wrong with strawberries and bananas. In fact, both can be the foundation for amazing smoothies—as long as you don’t stop there. To make the best blended drinks, you have to go beyond the basic formula of fruit plus a liquid. These surprising upgrades can be satisfying while making …

Breakfast

10 Best Dressed: Week of May 11, 2015

Chic Chinoiserie was an appropriate dressing theme for the week of the Met, plus destination dressing from two resort show locales, and a handful of ladies who just know how to maximize what God gave them.

Palm Springs

Can Captive Dolphins Return to the Wild?

In early January 2011 Jeff Foster, a 55-year-old marine mammal expert from Seattle, arrived on the stony shore of a pristine bay near the small village of Karaca, situated in a corner of the Gulf of Gökova on Turkey’s southwest coast. Just offshore was a collection of floating pens used to farm …

Fox Executives Say Another New Season Of ’24’ Is In Development

The most recent season of <i>24</i> — a shortened, 12-hour event series titled <i>24: Live Another Day</i> — was a bonkers, violence-filled joyride that saw Jack Bauer take down a loosely connected international terrorist/hacker network using methods that ranged from (spoilers incoming) decapitating people with …

Wembley Stadium

Barry Trotz on Alex Ovechkin guarantee: 'I love it'

ARLINGTON, Va. -- Some coaches might have shuddered reading the headlines Monday morning, wondering what sort of fallout could come from such brazen …

Ice Hockey

Greece makes progress with creditors as cash crunch looms

BRUSSELS (AP) — Greece may have only a couple of weeks left before it faces real problems meeting its financial commitments, the country's finance minister conceded Monday as talks with European creditors dragged on without agreement.<p>Following a meeting with his peers in the 19-country eurozone, …

Europe