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Meet Jeff Balek – the Blind YMCA Volunteer Who Teaches Children How to Read

Jeff Balek has never actually <i>seen</i> a book – but that hasn’t stopped the blind man from teaching struggling kids how to read.<p>Growing up learning …

Redskins Seek to Overturn Trademark Decision, Keep Name

The Washington Redskins filed a lawsuit on Thursday in U.S. District Court in Virginia, contesting a federal decision to cancel the team’s trademark …

Washington Redskins

People Are Raving About This iPhone-Like Android Phone From China's Hottest Smartphone Company

The phone is less than a month old, but it already seems to be generating buzz among some tech bloggers who managed to get their hands on it.<p>The Mi4 comes with hardware that is impressive enough to go head to head with the likes of Apple and Samsung. It has a full HD 1080p 5-inch screen and a …

Android Phones

MacTrast Deals: TuneUp – Clean & Organize Your iTunes Music Collection

If you’re like me, your iTunes music collection is a sad mess. It’s amazing how many groups recorded a song called “Track 1”, isn’t it? Today’s …

New road makes trip to Grand Canyon Skywalk faster

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Officials from the Hualapai Tribe gathered Tuesday for a ceremonial grand opening of a road that had been a major headache for tourists headed to the Grand Canyon Skywalk.<p>Crews recently paved the final 9-mile stretch of dirt and gravel road that had tour operators …

White Students Will No Longer Be the Majority in School

For the first time in U.S. history, minority students will surpass non-Hispanic whites in public schools. According to <i>Associated Press</i>, the growth of the Latino population in America fueled the shift.<p>The site reports that non-Hispanic white students will remain the largest racial group in public …

Robin Williams' Advice to Mila Kunis: 'Remember This Moment'

<i>An unreleased excerpt from an interview conducted with Mila Kunis in the summer of 2012, in New York City, the evening of her first day of shooting 'The Angriest Man in Brooklyn' with Robin Williams.</i><p>Had you worked with Robin Williams?<p>No, but I can tell you a story.<p>I reminded Robin of it today. I …

Mila Kunis

Jamie Oliver's Chicken in Milk Is the Best Chicken Recipe

Nearly five years ago, I wrote about this oddball Jamie Oliver recipe that was so weird and yet so delightful it sent me into fits of hyperbole. Best …

Cooking

Weeknight Meal Recipe: Cottage Pie

Cottage Pie, sometimes called Shepherds Pie (though technically not the same thing, Shepherds Pie is made from mutton/lamb) is an old classic, loved …

British Cuisine

Recipe: Watermelon Salad with Feta & Mint

Pour off any juice that has gathered around the watermelon. Toss gently with the rice vinegar. Toss with the feta cheese crumbles, just until the …

Ice Cream

Sunday Brunch: Salade Niçoise Recipe

<b>Editor's note:</b> Each Saturday morning we bring you a Sunday Brunch recipe. Why on Saturday? So you have time to shop and prepare for tomorrow.<p>The essential trick to making a good salad Niçoise is to cook then thoroughly chill the potatoes, eggs and green beans, then to dress all the elements of the …

The 10 Salad Dressings to Know

Without dressing, salad would be extremely dry (and boring). Having a repertoire of dressings on hand can save your leafy greens and give them a bit of personality. Here are the 10 essential salad dressings to know -- just add lettuce.<p>More from Food52<p>• 9 Summer Salads<p>• Quinoa and Vegetable Chorizo …

A Different Sort of Egg Salad

<i>Each Thursday, Emily Vikre (a.k.a fiveandspice) will be sharing a new way to love breakfast -- because breakfast isn't just the most important meal of the day. It's also the most awesome.</i><p><i>Today: Sometimes, a girl's just gotta feel French.</i><p>It’s one of those facts of life – sometimes a girl’s just …

28 DIY Vases Sprouting Up as Our Faves

With spring in sight (we swear it’s coming!), it’s time to start thinking about flowers and how you are going to display those fragrant beauties once they start blooming. Get ready to daydream about warm weather: We’ve got 28 gorgeous DIY vases to display some blooms.<p><b>1. Frosted Vase</b>: Oh la la, do …

Chemicals

Brightup Is A Smart Home Lighting System That Works With Your Existing Bulbs And Lamps

Smart home lighting is a growing field, with entrants including Philips and LIFX, but one other new contender has a different approach that might appeal more to some. The Brightup system consists of plug socket hardware and in-wall dimmers, connected to and controlled by a central hub via Z-Wave RF …

Be Like Bey: Shop Her Video Album

From playing a pageant queen, to exotic dancer, to marching down the street with her gang of hot supermodelsBeyonce old solidified her place at the top of music and fashion. Get her look here.<p>Is it just us, or has Beyonce been on your mind all week? Since she dropped her new album last week with …

Selfie Photo Tips & Techniques

Sometimes we don’t want others to know that we have taken a photo of ourselves. In these cases, it is nice to be able to discreetly take a …

Roasted Chicken with Olives and Prunes | Gluten Free Chicken Marbella

Are you spending too much time on the computer? That’s a question I’ve been asking myself a lot lately. After reading this article in The Atlantic …

Flavors

Paleo Mini Meatloaves (Gluten and Grain-Free)

Few things are as beautiful as a field or forest with freshly fallen snow. Wintertime in our neck of the woods is sometimes a Currier and Ives …

Nelson Mandela memorial: Obama lauds 'giant of history'

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/1035000/1035555_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1522259083_892f5aa376360eb0c3ac0d282c92b7d9<p><b>Tens of thousands of South Africans have joined dozens of world leaders for the national memorial service for former President Nelson Mandela.</b><p>The service …

South Africa

How-To: Stylish DIY Hand Warmers

Stay cozy and cute with these stylish DIY hand warmers from Armommy!<p>Ready to sew up a set of your own? Head over to Armommy to see how it’s done.

Stylish

5 Natural Teeth Brighteners

Get a gorgeous smile with these easy tricks.<p>You may not be on the red carpet, but with the amount of flashes happening on your holiday party circuit, you might as well be. And while you often know the main smile saboteurs (red wine, coffee, etc.), what about all the foods that can actually do your …

Sandy Hook spotlights mental health

In the anguished days following the mass shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School, President Barack Obama called for a renewed national focus on mental health.<p>His plea went nowhere in Congress. But states from South Carolina to Oregon have taken up the challenge.<p>At least 37 states have increased …

7 Discount Shopping Sites We Love (Plus the Best Things to Get On Each)

Like a sample sale only at home in your pajamas with a glass of wine.<p>I <i>never</i> buy anything at full retail value. It's a principle I live and swear by, thanks to a frugal upbringing. Before moving to New York I dreamed of attending Barneys' infamous warehouse sales, but in a bittersweet moment the …

15 Natural Beauty DIYs for Under $15

How much money have you shelled out on facial masks, bubble bath, trips to the spa, and “miracle skin rejuvenation” products? Too much? It’s okay, we’re here to curb that spending habit and help you ramp up your inner kitchen witch. We’ve rounded up collection of 15 natural beauty tutorials that …

Skin Care

President Obama: 'Nowhere to Go But Up'

Despite facing a disastrous rollout of his health care plan, criticism over his policies and approval ratings that have plunged to an all-time low, …

47 Pie Recipes for Every Season

From classic apple to blueberry—we've got a pie for every season.<p>No matter what the season, pie is one of our favorite desserts. There's not much you can't put into a flaky, buttery crust. From fruity fillings piled high (high pie!) with meringue to rich, velvety chocolate delights, here are our …

Baking

Waxing On Your Period & More 'Down-There' Grooming Questions You Were Too Afraid To Ask

"Down-there" grooming is a touchy subject (literally). Whether you leave the hair-removal process up to the professionals or you prefer to do your own "landing strip" at home (yeah, we went there), you're probably still wondering if you've got this thing all figured out.<p>So, we took one for the team …