Jerilee Fonseca

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Hanging With The Girl-Kings Of One Of The World's Only Matriarchies

Mawlynnong isn't like the rest of India, or the rest of the world for that matter. Tucked into the jungle of the northeast Indian state of Meghalaya, on the border of Bangladesh, the village is home to the indigenous Khasi people. Theirs is a matrilineal society, where women inherit land, children …

8 Crazy-Cool Places You Can Actually Get Married

<i>By Simone Hill for TheKnot.com</i><p>Sure, you could get married in a ballroom -- but you certainly don't have to. From a clock tower to an old flour mill, we rounded up some of the most awe-inspiring places across the country to get married.<p><b>In Front of a Dinosaur Skeleton</b><p><i>Scobey Photography</i><p><b>Where to find</b> …

Weddings

Rio After Dark: A Photo Gallery

Flatten Your Belly with This Killer Ab Workout

Exercise 1 Basic Workout: Plank<p>Starting at the top of a pushup position, bend your elbows and lower yourself down until you can shift your weight from your hands to your forearms. Your body should form a straight line. Brace your abs (imagine someone is about to punch you in the gut) and hold for …

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From Wine Bottle to Drinking Glass

One way to recycle a wine bottle is to turn it into a drinking glass, like the above picture from Instructables. According to this how-to, you score …

Neat

Alphabet Crayons | SMP Living

Silicone molds aren’t just for cooking in the kitchen - they’re also great for getting crafty with! I use my molds for making soap, but after seeing this DIY I think I need to try my hand at crayon making. Make sure you use a good quality mold so you don’t end up with a melted mess (please, trust me on this, it also smells terrible).

No Sew Clutch Wallet | DIY

It is no secret I love a good do-it-yourself project that involves power tools or a sewing machine. Most of the projects on Always Rooney are a bit …

A LOVELY AND EASY DIY PROJECT: WOODEN POLAROIDS | THE STYLE FILES

Such a great, and not too difficult, DIY project! These DIY wooden polaroids are simple and inexpensive. You can personalize them by making them into …

Make These Chic $180 Pillows for Under $20 (Bonus: They’re No-Sew!)

The moment we saw these leather-dipped pillows ($180 a piece!) on Clippings, we knew a hack was in order. We took to Amazon to search for denim pillows, hit up the fabric store to find some affordable leather, fired up the hot glue gun, and got to work. And guess what? Each pillow takes less than …

Sewing

23 Things To Just Do

There's been an article floating around Facebook over the past few weeks titled "23 Things to Do Instead of Getting Engaged Before You're 23".<p>As everyone is entitled to their own opinion, the author comments on how so many of her Facebook friends seem to be getting married at such a young age, and …

Divorce

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Brain-eating amoebas thrive in US lakes as global warming heats waterways

These deadly invaders from the deep are showing up in surprising locations<p>It’s a fatal infection without an effective treatment, and one that strikes in a decidedly gruesome manner: An amoebic organism lurking in water is inadvertently inhaled during a swim on a hot summer’s day. From there, it …

In controversial vote, American Medical Association declares obesity 'a disease'

The largest association of doctors in the US has voted to change its definition of obesity, in a move that could catalyze major changes in insurance coverage, research funding, and public perception of the condition.<p>In a vote held yesterday by the American Medical Association (AMA) at their annual …

HPV infections fell by half in teen girls after vaccine, study shows

Infections with the human papillomavirus tied to cervical cancer fell by more than half in U.S. teen girls after the HPV vaccine was introduced in 2006, despite high-profile controversy -- and low rates of uptake, a new study shows.<p>Government health officials said Wednesday that the new data should …

Public Health

New York to vote on bill increasing penalties for human trafficking

Lawmakers in New York state, where cases of human trafficking are among the worst in the nation, are expected to vote on a bill this week that would …

McCain: Cannot give 'unqualified support' for women joining the military until crisis resolved

Sen. John McCain, who built a potent political career on his record as a Vietnam veteran and ex-prisoner of war, on Tuesday told the leaders of every military branch he could not unconditionally advise women to join the service as the military grapples to contain and curb its sexual assault …

House Republicans pass 'astonishing' bill to ban all abortions after 20 weeks

House Republicans have voted to extend a bill that would ban all abortions after 20 weeks in the District of Columbia to apply in every state in the …

Lions bred to be shot in South Africa's 'canned hunting' industry - video

There are now more captive lions in South Africa than wild ones, and many of these animals are reared specifically to be shot and owned by wealthy …

Why Aren't There More Storm Cellars in Oklahoma?

Going underground was the best way for people to stay safe during yesterday's tornado. But there weren't always places for them to do that.<p>Or, now the Oklahoma tornado of 2013.<p>There are thousands of shelters in Oklahoma -- to the extent, Tanner told me, that the state "has been the most active …

The Moore Tornado, as Seen From Space

A gif of the storm from more than 400 miles above gives a sense of the storm's location and scale.<p>A camera on board NASA's Aqua spacecraft captured Oklahoma from more than 400 miles up at 2:40 pm local time yesterday, the same time the tornado warnings went out. Sixteen minutes later, the tornado …