Eva Wood

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The House We Grew Up In: A Novel

From the <i>New York Times</i> bestselling author of <i>Then She Was Gone</i>…<p><b>OUR HOUSE. OUR FAMILY. OUR SECRETS.</b><p>Meet the picture-perfect Bird family: pragmatic Meg, …

Donald Trump berates London mayor over response to terror attacks

President criticises Sadiq Khan and uses attack to justify travel ban before mayor’s spokesman calls tweet ‘ill-informed’ and deliberately out of context<p>Donald Trump has criticised the mayor of London, hours after seven people were killed and 48 injured in a terror attack in the centre of the …

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The Right Way to Start a Meeting

We all know there’s a price to pay for a making bad first impression: A limp handshake conveys low confidence; a wrinkled suit makes you seem lazy; oversharing comes across as emotional instability. But do you ever think about the first impression your meetings make? Frequently restarting meetings …

Trump announces U.S. will exit Paris climate deal, sparking criticism at home and abroad

President Trump announced Thursday afternoon that he is withdrawing the United States from the landmark Paris climate agreement, an extraordinary move that dismayed America’s allies and set back the global effort to address the warming planet.<p>Trump’s decision set off alarms worldwide, drawing swift …

Climate

Trump administration moves to return Russian compounds in Maryland and New York

The Trump administration is moving toward handing back to Russia two diplomatic compounds, near New York City and on Maryland’s Eastern Shore, that its officials were ejected from in late December as punishment for Moscow’s interference in the 2016 presidential election.<p>President Barack Obama said …

Russia

A high-stakes gamble: How Jared Kushner reacted to previous crises

NEW YORK — Jared Kushner had barely survived a fight to save his family’s real estate empire.<p>Taking charge of the business after his father went to prison, Kushner, 25 at the time, paid $1.8 billion in 2007 for the nation’s most expensive office building. Then the market went south, the debts piled …

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Ink and Bone

<b>Read the stunning bestseller voted a Best Book finalist in the Goodreads Choice Awards!</b><p><b>New York Times bestselling author Lisa Unger "builds a sense</b> …

Just One Drink Raises the Risk of Breast Cancer

Bottom’s down: A new report finds that drinking even one glass of alcohol a day increases the risk of developing breast cancer.<p>The type of alcohol doesn’t matter—wine, beer and hard liquor all pose the same risk.<p>The report, a joint effort of the American Institute for Cancer Research and the World …

The healthiest way to improve your sleep: exercise

<b>(CNN) —</b> If you're one of the third of all Americans who suffer from insomnia -- roughly 108 million of us -- put away your sleeping pills. Science has a much safer solution.<p>"There has been more and more research in the last decade showing exercise can reduce insomnia," Rush University clinical …

Sleep

7 Easy Ways to Kick Your Sluggish Metabolism Up a Notch

Eat more protein, lift more weight, and other expert-backed ways to reset the bar for how many calories you burn every day.<p>When your metabolism is …

Want to Cut Sugar Out of Your Diet? Here's How

By Alexandra Rowles<p>Consuming too much added sugar is one of the worst things you can do to your body. It can have many negative effects on your …

Scientists warn about Vietnam pig's blood delicacy

In Vietnam, raw pig's blood is considered to be a delicacy, but scientists are warning consumers to avoid it after an increase in the number of people contracting a serious form of meningitis.<p><i>Video: Claudia Hammond and Ha Mi</i>

Humans Are Genetically Predisposed to Kill Each Other

“Step back and view our species objectively from the outside, the way a zoologist would carefully observe any other animal, or see us the way every …

An Albert Einstein-Themed Restaurant Just Opened in Chicago

Chicago has a new restaurant dedicated to an unlikely culinary hero: Albert Einstein. The restaurant—simply called the Albert—is located inside Hotel …

The Best Books of 2016

Other than action figures, mugs of tea (Earl Grey, hot), and glorious unicorn lamps, the sight most prevalent in our<p>officesrocket ship here at …

Pollution, sitting still and processed foods – things wreaking havoc on our immune systems

Environment triggers seem to throw the gut and its microbiome off balance first.<p>In 1932, New York gastroenterologist Burrill Crohn described an …

So You Want to Read Dystopian Fiction: Here’s Where to Start

Consider this book your introduction to dystopiana. Believe it or not, <i>1984</i> is totally hot right now. There have been reports of retailers actually …

Best Non-Fiction Books of 2017 So Far

Our favorite non-fiction books of 2017 (so far) vary widely in format, tone and content, from Scaachi Koul’s humorous personal essays in <i>One Day We’ll</i> …

To Be a Strong Leader, There Are 6 Things You Must Give Your People (Most Rarely Do)

The cream of leadership rises to the top when these things happen.<p>The impact of work cultures on the bottom line is a hot business topic. More execs and HR leaders are connecting the dots on how an ecosystem of commonly held values, beliefs, and positive work behaviors drives engagement, …

How Can You Spot Great Leaders? This Is How They Manage Younger and Older Workers (Note the Difference)

Don't manage older, more experienced employees like you do your younger ones. It will backfire.<p>Successful leaders recognize early on that certain challenges will emerge. How you choose to deal with each generational employee in the same office will have a critical effect on your relationship with …

Leadership

This Famous Quote Will Teach You Everything You Need to Know About Leadership

When you think about it, this quote makes perfect business sense.<p>Robert K. Greenleaf coined the term "servant leadership" in the modern corporate setting when he wrote these famous words in his legendary essay <i>The Servant as Leader,</i> published in 1970. He said:<p>The servant-leader <i>is</i> servant first. It …

Trump Told Russians That Firing ‘Nut Job’ Comey Eased Pressure From Investigation

WASHINGTON — President Trump told Russian officials in the Oval Office this month that firing the F.B.I. director, James B. Comey, had relieved “great pressure” on him, according to a document summarizing the meeting.<p>“I just fired the head of the F.B.I. He was crazy, a real nut job,” Mr. Trump …

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20 Books Billionaire Bill Gates Recommends

Get a jump on your summer reading list with these suggestions from the billionaire and philanthropist.<p>This week, Bill Gates took to Twitter to provide some advice to the graduating class of 2017.<p>Gates exhorted the new grads to fight inequity, spread progress and surround themselves with people who …

Self-improvement

Superbug C. auris identified in 122 people across 7 states, CDC says

<b>(CNN) —</b> The number of cases of an emerging and often multidrug-resistant fungus in the United States has grown from seven to 122 over the past nine months, according to a field report in the Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report issued Thursday by the US Centers for Disease Control and …

Microbiology

Trump denies asking Comey to drop probe, decries 'witch hunt'

By Roberta Rampton and Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump, striking a defiant tone on Thursday after days of …

Car barrels into pedestrians in New York's Times Square

<b>(CNN) —</b> An 18-year-old woman was killed and at least 22 people injured Thursday when a speeding car plowed into pedestrians in Manhattan's bustling Times Square, city officials said.<p>Police identified the woman as Alyssa Elsman, a resident of Portage, Michigan.<p>The driver of the 2009 Honda Accord -- …

Justice Dept. appoints special prosecutor to oversee probe into Trump-Russian connection

WASHINGTON (AP) - Justice Dept. appoints former FBI head Robert Mueller to oversee probe into Trump-Russian connection in 2016 election.<p>Muller led …