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If You Want to Be Truly Happy, Stop Worrying About These 24 Things in Your Life

We are each responsible for our own happiness.<p>If you want to be happy you have to find the things that make you unhappy.<p>If you want to move forward, there are always things you need to let go of first. It's a process that shouldn't happen just once a year. Taking stock should be an ongoing …

Glenn Beck: Does God’s Name Tell Us That ‘The Good Guys Win in the End’?

Most people believe “the good guys win in the end,” and Glenn Beck on Wednesday said there is a biblical foundation for that belief. A friend of Beck’s recently gave him a copy of the Torah, and he said there is “real clarity” in some of the nuance that didn’t make the King James Bible.<p>“The key …

Many Mental Disorders Affect Same Brain Regions

Many vastly different mental-health disorders, ranging from schizophrenia to depression, stem from the same brain regions, according to a new …

Mental Health

Left-Handed? Prepare to Earn Less

When our son was born two years ago, my right-handed wife prayed he would be a lefty, because she believed lefties were disproportionately talented. …

Colorful Hand-Woven Walls Create a Clever Optical Illusion

When looking at this piece by artist Wies Preijde, you might not realize that it's actually a site-specific installation. The flattened space and combination of lines and colors make it look like a drawing. It's only when we see a person standing in the room that we're assured that Predijde's work …

Exclusive: FBI warns of 'destructive' malware in wake of Sony attack

BOSTON (Reuters) - The Federal Bureau of Investigation warned U.S. businesses that hackers have used malicious software to launch a destructive cyberattack in the United States, following a devastating breach last week at Sony Pictures Entertainment.<p>Cybersecurity experts said the malicious software …

RadioShack seems very close to shorting out

RadioShack’s pulse is growing very feeble.<p>The price of its bonds continued tumbling Tuesday, suggesting growing investor doubt that it will be able to pay its debts. Those doubts were reinforced by after one lender said the struggling electronics retailer fell out of compliance on a loan. …

Bankruptcy

GM, Chrysler lead sales gains as Black Friday boosts auto sales

General Motors Co., Toyota Motor Corp., Honda Motor Co. and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV said U.S. auto sales rose more than analysts estimated last month as Black Friday specials attracted flocks of consumers. GM said it was the industry's best November in 11 years.<p>Fiat Chrysler sales jumped 20 …

Amazon robots speed customer orders but may lead to fewer workers

TRACY, Calif. — This holiday season, Amazon's little helper is an orange, 320-pound robot called Kiva.<p>The robots — more than 15,000 of them companywide — are part of Amazon's high-tech strategy to get orders to customers faster. By lifting shelves of Amazon products off the ground and automatically …

eCommerce

Walmart says Cyber Monday was its biggest online day ever

Black Friday was largely a disappointment for retailers, but early indications are Cyber Monday wasn't.<p>Walmart (WMT) said the Monday after Thanksgiving "was the biggest online day in its history for orders."<p>The retailer has been promoting hundreds of items as part of its week-long cyber sale.<p>While …

From Senegal and Nigeria, 4 Lessons on How to Stop Ebola

As the U.S. wrestles with a new case in New York, two West African nations have become models for dealing with the crisis.<p>Senegal is a poverty-stricken nation that borders Guinea, one of the three countries hit hardest by the Ebola epidemic in West Africa. More than 1,500 people in Guinea have been …

Top 25 Photographs from the Wilderness #21

Human Journey<p><b>“The question is not what you look at, but what you see.” Henry David Thoreau</b><p>A good friend once told me that wildlife photography makes him sad. He explained that when he sees images of the wild creatures and unspoiled places his heart aches too deeply at the thought of what he …

Meet the Empanadas of Latin America

"Live rabbits hopped out of some of the large empanadas; birds fluttered from others." That's how food historian Rachel Laudan, in her book <i>Cuisine and Empire</i>, describes a feast eaten by Hernán Cortés and the Spanish Viceroy in Mexico City in 1538. Among the myriad dishes at the three-day feast were …

Baked Eggs

Jump to the recipe<p>Adapted from Biju Thomas | Allen Lim | Feed Zone Portables | Velo Press, 2013<p>We don’t need to tell you about the versatility of …

Breakfast

Homesick Texan's Shredded Beef Enchiladas

Jump to the recipe<p>Adapted from Lisa Fain | The Homesick Texan's Family Table | Ten Speed Press, 2014<p>The first time I had shredded beef enchiladas, I …

How to Make Minestrone Soup Without a Recipe

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: How to make minestrone soup anytime, with ingredients you have handy -- a tutorial from Alicia Sokol of</i> …

Arroz Con Pollo with Chanterelles

Intro<p>I’m sitting on our faded white couch alone and in silence; hoping that these quiet moments will reenergize in the way an introvert needs them …

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