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The Council of Europe’s Assembly Recognizes ISIS Genocide | American Center for Law and Justice

Earlier this week, the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe voted nearly unanimously to declare that ISIS – the Islamic State – is …

Study: One-third of vegetarians eat meat when drunk

One-third of British vegetarians consume meat whenever they drink too much, according to a new study.<p>According to the survey, 37 percent admitted to …

Scientists have figured out how to store memory with light

One of today’s biggest computing innovations relies on a throwback to the 1990’s. New research from the University of Oxford shows that scientists have created an ultra-fast memory chip that uses light to store information, as CDs and DVDs do.<p>The research, conducted by Oxford’s Harish Bhaskaran and …

University of Oxford

Why Volunteering Is So Good For Your Health

It's one of the first lessons we learn as children -- "sharing means caring." We might not understand why we have to share at first, especially when there are younger siblings involved, but as we grow into adulthood, sharing becomes an essential part of your social and career success.<p>So does it …

Pay It Forward Study Reveals Generosity Is Infectious

Generosity and goodwill really are infectious, a University of California study has found.<p>A study conducted by UC Berkeley and UC San Diego researchers found that when consumers were told a previous customer had already paid for their purchase and were then offered the opportunity to do the same …

10 Harsh Truths That Will Help You Grow

Are you ready to stop making excuses and get to where you want to be in life? Then study these 10 harsh truths that will help you grow and prosper.

Less Thinking, More Doing: Develop the Action Habit Today

“One day you will wake up and there won’t be any more time to do the things you’ve always wanted. Do it now.” – Paulo Coelho<p>Everybody wants advice …

You Will Stop Procrastinating After Reading This

‘People have a hard time letting go of their suffering. Out of a fear of the unknown, they prefer suffering that is familiar.’ <b>~Thich Nhat Hanh</b><p>The end …

Personal Finance

Fifteen Years of Clowning Around with 'La Nouba' by Cirque du Soleil

Because of my job, I’ve been fortunate enough to experience “La Nouba” by Cirque du Soleil a handful of times. I’m not sure how, but every time I see …

A Bunch Of Teens Allegedly Broke Into An Extravagant Mansion, Threw A Party, And Stole $1 Million In Loot

The break-in reportedly took place in November, when the homeowner was out of town. High school students supposedly noticed that the home, which was for sale, was empty and announced a party in the mansion's backyard on Twitter, Lt. Arthur Scott of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department …

Megyn Kelly Says It's A 'Verifiable Fact' That Santa Is White

Presenter Megyn Kelly made the pronouncement while discussing a piece by Slate's Aisha Harris on her show The Kelly File - in the piece, Harris wrote of seeing a white Santa in the local shopping mall, and a black Santa in her own home. She proposed creating a more inclusive Christmas symbol: a …

How a secretive panel uses data that distorts doctors’ pay

When Harinath Sheela was busiest at his gastroenterology clinic, it seemed he could bend the limits of time.<p>Twelve colonoscopies and four other procedures was a typical day for him, according to Florida records for 2012. If the American Medical Association’s assumptions about procedure times are …