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How Medicaid Works, and Who It Covers

<i>One of the biggest flash points in the debate over Republican legislation to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act is the future of Medicaid. Here are some basic facts about the 52-year-old program.</i><p><b>What is Medicaid?</b><p>It’s a public health insurance program largely for low-income people, though …

Health Care

27 essential keyboard shortcuts for Adobe Photoshop, Premiere, InDesign and more

Adobe’s software and tools enable the creation of amazing digital works, whether you're using Photoshop to whip up multi-layered visuals, putting …

Yahoo!

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3 Ways to Strengthen Your Wi-Fi Signal

Netflix on the deck? No problem.<p>Sadly, we're not yet living in an age of ubiquitous high-speed Wi-Fi access—there are still internet black spots hiding in distant basement corners and at the edges of the yard where streaming is slow and sites take painfully long to load.<p>Take heart though, because …

Small struggles people with anxiety face every single day

When you struggle with anxiety, be it the small, vague nagging kind or the overwhelming, utterly crippling kind, day-to-day life is a little …

7 Simple Techniques to Unleash Creativity

If you are prone to creative work, you know that inspiration hits you naturally. Sometimes you fall into a dark spot, so you think that waiting is …

Creativity

Congress passes bill easing small business health law rules

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress approved bipartisan legislation Thursday aimed at preventing premium increases that some smaller businesses were expecting …

[TA Deals] This Android app development bundle is completely free

If you’ve ever used a smartphone, you’ve probably thought about making your own application. Let’s be honest, though, and admit that it’s not exactly …

Android News

Stagefright 2.0: over 1bn Android smartphones vulnerable to latest bug

Holes in audio and video handling systems could allow hackers to take over your device by just visiting a website, warn security experts<p>More than 1bn Android smartphones and devices are vulnerable to a new security vulnerability dubbed Stagefright 2.0, warn security experts.<p>The follow-up to the …

Gear & Gadgets

An A-Z of Mental Wellbeing | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

<b>Keeping our minds well deserves as much attention as keeping our bodies healthy and strong. Use the A-Z below to investigate where your mental</b> …

Self-improvement

The state of our mental health system is one of the great scandals of our time

As Bootham Park Psychiatric Hospital is forced to close suddenly, Bryony Gordon wonders why Britain has such a Dickensian mental health system<p>If you are one of the 200,000 or so people who live in York, and you find yourself this week feeling suicidal, or on the verge of a breakdown, or suffering …

A New Harry Potter Audiobook is Coming

Though e-book readers have become a more common sight around town, traditional books still have their evangelists. According to <i>The New York Times</i>, …

Books

Data breach hits roughly 15M T-Mobile customers, applicants

Hackers stole the personal data of 15 million T-Mobile customers by going after the company that processes the wireless carrier's credit checks.<p>The company, Experian, said Thursday that it experienced a breach that nabbed customer data from September 1, 2013, to September 16, 2015. The stolen data …

15 Ways to Become a Better Person

Here are 15 of the ways that I've been able to implement into my own life to become a better person.<p>Most of us want to be a better person – whether at home, in the office, or just when we're out running errands. The problem is where exactly do you start?<p>I realized a couple years ago that I was a …

Will nation follow California on healthcare for immigrants here illegally?

Like many blue states, California enthusiastically embraced Obamacare, signing up millions for health insurance. Now, it's venturing into a potentially costly and controversial new frontier of health policy: offering medical coverage to hundreds of thousands of people living in the country …

Health Care

10 Surprising Facts About LEGO

You're never going to look at your favorite toy the same way again.<p>Like Easy-Bake Ovens and Troll dolls, you probably remember these famous plastic bricks fondly from your childhood. But did you know the first one was made in 1932 and out of wood? Didn't think so. Here are a few more facts you …

8 Things I Learned at a Museum Exhibit About Internet Cats

There are some videos you generally watch alone. You know, on your laptop with your headphones on. You don’t feel guilty about watching them, not …

18 things you should do immediately to best prepare for the next five years

By September 22, 2015<p><i>This question originally appeared on Quora: What Can People Start Doing Now That Will Help Them A Lot In About Five Years?</i> <i>Answer by David Cannon, Founder, Solutionbank.org.</i><p>There’s already a lot out there, but I couldn’t resist writing a note to my 23-year-old self:<p>If you do …

Quora

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Journalism

10 New Fall Books That Should Be On Your Nightstand

I can't wait to get my hands on all of these books! From the soul-soothing words of Brene Brown to the historical observations of Margo Jefferson, there's something here for everyone.<p><i>Rising Strong</i> by Brene' Brown -- Getting back up after failing is the theme of Brown's newest book of inspiration. …

Books

8 of the Spookiest Hotels Around the World

Artist Cultivates 1.2-Acre Field Into Massive Crop Art Paying Homage to Van Gogh

Displaying a talent cultivated throughout his lifetime, Stan Herd‘s aptly named “earthworks” are a uniquely rural form of art. His latest piece (a massive reformation of Van Gogh's 1889 <i>Olive Trees</i>) <i></i>sits in a field in Eagan, Minneapolis, gaining worldwide attention. The Minneapolis Institute of Arts, …