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18 Sensational Hotel Swimming Pools Kids Won't Want to Leave

Atlantis Resort: Paradise Island, Bahamas<p>What hotel amenity do kids care most about? Thirty-seven percent of American kids and 75 percent of parents …

San Antonio

The power of sloth: six reasons why this lazy animal is perfectly evolved

Why nature’s laziest animal is an evolutionary success story.<p>The sloth is a candidate for nature’s most misunderstood animal. Saddled with a name …

University of Cambridge

In a Powerful Open Letter, Tony Parker Shared the Spurs' Extraordinary Secret to Building a Great Team

Few of us respond to feedback the way Tim Duncan does. But all of us should.<p>Any true basketball fan has to appreciate the beauty of the San Antonio Spurs. Not only are the Spurs one of the winningest and most profitable teams in pro sports, they've managed to do it with unrivaled class and …

San Antonio

Where are all 20 Premier League teams located?

With the 2018/19 Premier League season kicking off in just a few days, it is time for a geography lesson.<p>Do you ever sit there watching the action on …

Soccer

Inside the discovery of Mike Trout

<i>Editor's Note: To watch Buster Olney's complete E:60 profile of Mike Trout, stream it on the ESPN app or desktop now by clicking here.</i><p>Greg Morhardt …

Baseball

The Equation That Will Make You Better at Everything

As an athlete, if you want to improve something—your 100-meter time, say, or your deadlift PR—you’ve got to apply a challenge, some sort of “stressor,” and then follow it with a period of rest and recovery. Too much stress without enough rest and you get injury, illness, and burnout. Not enough …

San Antonio

11 Best Places to Live in Florida

Florida, the great "Sunshine State," is undergoing a sea change, of sorts. It is shedding its reputation as a mecca for senior retirees and seeing an …

Florida

This Chart Reveals Which College Degrees Will Get You the Highest Salary

Travel<p>By Joe McGauley Published On 07/27/2018<p>@jwmcgauley<p>By Joe McGauley @jwmcgauley Published On 07/27/2018<p>Certain advanced college degrees have long …

College & University

I tried ketamine to treat my depression. Within a day, I felt relief.

How the veterinary anesthetic and recreational drug saved me from suicidal thoughts.<p>I am going to die in this dentist’s chair.<p>My eyes are closed, but I can still see skulls outlined with white against a black background. I have an epiphany: God is death. I’m in the midst of a real-life version of …

Depression

10 Best Family-Friendly Beach Hotels in Florida

1 of 10<p>TradeWinds Island Grand<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 10<p>Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort & Spa<p>3 of 10<p>Portofino Island Resort<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 10<p>Four …

Miami Beach

Google Spent a Decade Researching What Makes a Great Boss. They Came Up With These 10 Things

Google's spent the last 10 years studying the habits of effective managers. You can learn a lot from their conclusions.<p><i>"People leave managers, not companies."</i><p>We've all heard it. Many of us have experienced it. But what makes people want to leave a manager in the first place? And if you happen to …

Emotional Intelligence

Why "Compulsive Sexual Behavior Disorder" Isn't the Same as "Sex Addiction"

The WHO's newest mental health disorder isn't what you think.<p>A decade-long debate seemed settled in June when the World Health Organization …

Mental Health

You Won't Believe These 25 Netflix Documentaries Are Real

Once you're done binge-watching <b>Queer Eye</b> season two (and bawling your eyes out), you might be in the mood for an addictive, fascinating look at other true events. With so many amazing documentaries on Netflix, covering everything from true crime to sushi chefs, there's no shortage of entertainment …

Entertainment

The Seattle SuperSonics and Eight More Historic Teams That No Longer Exist

It was 10 years ago today the deal turning the Sonics into the OKC Thunder was announced.<p>July 2, 2008, is a dark day in the history of a city that’s …

These 22 sketches make complicated financial concepts simple enough to fit on a napkin

Tina Hay doesn't think in numbers.<p>In 2002, enrolled in a finance class while pursuing her MBA from Harvard Business School, she realized that her classmates who came from the world of banking and consulting were acing the coursework without a problem, while she struggled to master the concepts …

Harvard Business School

The Next Plague Is Coming. Is America Ready?

The epidemics of the early 21st century revealed a world unprepared, even as the risks continue to multiply. Much worse is coming.<p>Image above: Workers at the University of Nebraska Medical Center's biocontainment unit practicing safe procedure on a mannequin<p>At 6 o’clock in the morning, shortly …

Disease

Ranking Every Teammate LeBron James Has Ever Carried to the NBA Finals

The final chapter to another thrilling and completely unpredictable NBA season will begin on Thursday night, as the Finals will tip off and provide …

18 bedding products with a cult following—and why they're worth it

<i>— Our editors review and recommend products to help you buy the stuff you need. If you make a purchase by clicking one of our links, we may earn a small share of the revenue. However, our picks and opinions are independent from USA TODAY’s newsroom and any business incentives.</i><p>I have a secret to …

Shopping

The 7 Best True Wireless Earphones of 2018

This definitive guide to the best true wireless earphones of 2018 explores everything you need to know before buying your next pair of true wireless …

20 lovely Italian hotels

Hotel Locarno, Rome: Hotel Locarno is a one-of-a-kind art deco institution with a wonderfully faded air of gentility. Rooms in the original hotel date from 1925 and those in an adjacent palazzo from 1905; expect antique furniture, brocade and chandeliers, as well as high ceilings and marble …

Italy

Colin Kaepernick shares powerful reminder of Jackie Robinson's stance on the anthem

This weekend, Major League Baseball honored Jackie Robinson’s legacy of breaking baseball’s color barrier. Every player donned Robinson’s otherwise retired No. 42 for Sunday’s games, and teams focused on the impact Robinson had on the game and this country.<p>Colin Kaepernick honored Robinson as well …

Jackie Robinson

7 Bad Habits Truly Wealthy People Never Have

Almost all of those in the 1 percent have this in common: They don't spend their time doing these things.<p><i>What does the 1 percent do with their time compared to the 99 percent? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better</i> …

12 Sex Myths Busted By Science [Infographic]

Image: iStock<p>Ever since you learnt what was between your legs, you probably had questions. Those questions inevitably lead to answers. It's likely …

How Did Lift Tickets Become So Expensive?

<b>Buy the ticket (If you can afford it). Take the ride.</b><p><i>Words: Jesse Huffman</i><i>(Originally published in the latest print volume of TransWorld SNOWboarding</i> …

Why Apps for Managing Chronic Disease Haven’t Been Widely Used, and How to Fix It

In an era where nearly every consumer good and service — from books and groceries to babysitting and shared rides — can be purchased through an electronic transaction on a mobile device, it seems reasonable to think that more and more of our health care can also be managed using apps on mobile …

Digital Health

The Long Strange Trip to Turn 'Molly' Into a $100 Million Pharmaceutical Medicine

Since 1986, Rick Doblin has worked to get MDMA-assisted psychotherapy approved as a safe treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder. Phase 3 clinical trials are set for this summer.<p>Ask Rick Doblin why he's on a 32-year mission to get MDMA--the party drug commonly known as "Molly" or …

Want to Raise Kids Everyone Wants to Hire? Train Them to Master This 1 Skill

Employers say it's the skill that's needed most in today's workplace.<p>With the cost of college tuition at an all-time high in the U.S., the most common question asked on campus tours these days is, "What's the job placement rate of your graduates?" However, having a college degree no longer …

The Best Small-Town Bar in Every State

There's a reason folks like John Mellencamp never shut up about the allure of America's small towns: They're treasures hiding amazing experiences and …

People Don’t Want to Be Compared with Others in Performance Reviews. They Want to Be Compared with Themselves

People hate performance evaluations. They really do. According to a survey of Fortune 1,000 companies done by the Corporate Executive Board (CEB), 66% of the employees were strongly dissatisfied with the performance evaluations they received in their organizations. More strikingly, 65% of the …

Why You Should Never, Ever Drain Your Pasta In The Sink

Don't let that liquid gold circle the drain again.<p>If you drain your pasta water through a colander and down the sink, you’re throwing away an invaluable asset that cooks call “liquid gold.”<p>(The term “liquid gold” has also been used to refer to wood cleaner, hair products and of course, urine. For …

Italian Food