Jacqueline Avant

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I Tried 8 "Miracle" Pinterest Recipes And Here's How They Actually Turned Out

Some were definitely too good to be true.

Republican disappointment with renaming of Mt. McKinley sparks petition drive to rename Reagan airport

President Obama returning the name of the United States’ tallest mountain from Mount McKinley to Denali has sparked a name-game feud, most recently Republicans under attack by an influential liberal PAC that is setting its sights on Ronald Reagan National Airport.<p>The group, CREDO Action, the …

Why Tennis Star Rafael Nadal Seems a Very Happy Sex Object

After de-robing in the locker room for a shamefully brief 30 seconds, Rafael Nadal looks over his bare, perfectly tanned and muscled shoulders—which …

Tennis

Are You Good Enough to Be a Tennis Line Judge?

Watch a series of shots at full speed and decide whether each was in or out. Some will be traveling upwards of 100 miles per hour and you only get one chance to make the call. Good luck!<p>Turn on audio to hear when the player hits the ball.<p>Center Service Line<p>Easy<p>Baseline<p>Medium<p>Service …

I placed the same order at Amazon, Jet and Wal-Mart. Here's how they did.

The battle for your e-commerce dollars heated up significantly this summer. When Amazon, the Goliath of the category, held a massive Prime Day sale, Wal-Mart hit back with a rival event. Meanwhile, the well-funded startup Jet launched in July, attracting big buzz with its promise to offer the …

3 ways to help you find meaning in a job that you hate

If you read one more article on happiness in the workplace, you're going to lose it.<p>For you, it's different. You need to continue in your current job …

Employment

The Beauty Problems Only Black Girls Understand

Courtesy of a fellow black girl (and Teen Vogue beauty editor!).<p>Here in the <i>Teen Vogue</i> beauty department, we work to bring you a daily dose of hair, makeup, skin care, nail, and fitness advice to help you look and feel your most beautiful. How do we do it? We chat with celebrity makeup artists and …

OpEd: Why is Serena Number One Everywhere Except Earnings?

NBCBLK<p>Many have argued that we shouldn’t pay attention to the earnings of professional athletes or celebrities. After all, the average person can only dream of making a million dollars in their lifetime, let alone millions of dollars a year. While there may be some truth to this assessment, the …

Did Serena Williams Just Top Michael Jordan For Greatest 'Flu Game' Ever?

On June 11, 1997, one of the greatest moments in sports history in any league by one of the greatest athletes from any sport occurred.<p>In what has since become known simply as “The Flu Game,” Michael Jordan battled through illness in Game 5 of the 1997 NBA Finals to secure a 90-88 road win for the …

Michael Jordan

Head Games

<b>“It's a very wide and very big court. He likes to have that visual effect, because it appears that he gets every ball back, you know. He feels more</b> …

Roland Garros: Nadal d. Djokovic

Rafael Nadal's shadow danced across the red clay as he bounced up and down during the coin toss. Novak Djokovic spent two sets shadow-boxing the …