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NBA star Jeremy Lin grapples with academic pressure, teen suicides in personal Facebook post

Charlotte Hornets point guard Jeremy Lin opened up to his fans in a long and heartfelt Facebook post last week that addressed his experiences dealing with professional and academic pressure, as well as suicides in his high school.<p>Lin wrote that his reflections were prompted by the cover of this …

Basketball

Cop Puts Homeless Family Up In Hotel Room, Buys Them Food, Clothing On His Own Dime

“This is an act of true kindness.”<p>The kindness of a generous deputy is helping a displaced family get back on track.<p>Sheriff’s Deputy Brian Bussell, of Butler County, Ohio, went beyond the call of duty when he put up a homeless family in a hotel for 10 days and sent them on a shopping spree, WLWT …

25 Celebrities Get Real About Their Spirituality

Holy Hollywood.<p>"The Big Bang Theory" star Mayim Bialik recently told Fox News that "Hollywood is not friendly to people of faith." Yet some religious celebrities have been open about their convictions -- some for better and some for worse (we're looking at you, Mel Gibson).<p>Here are 25 celebrities …

How Body Type Affects Fitness

The physical fitness test for the United States Army requires soldiers to perform as many push-ups as possible in two minutes.<p>The NFL combine, on the other hand, requires prospects to perform as many reps of bench press at 225 pounds as possible.<p>Both are examples of “horizontal pushing” movements, …

Exercise

Big layoffs planned at eBay

Big layoffs are coming to eBay.<p>The company is planning to slash 2,400 workers across the eBay and PayPal parts of the business. The cuts will impact 7% of the workforce.<p>The layoffs will be made before the end of March.<p>EBay said it was "simplifying organizational structures" in its quarterly …

7 Surprising Ways to Get Super Motivated Right Now | Inc.com

There are some days where it can be really tough to get going. Perhaps the weekend took a lot out of you, or the week ahead is intimidating. I know when I lose my motivation to work I can find just about every form of procrastination known to man.<p>Of course, lying around like a slug is unproductive …

3 Toxic Things Great Leaders Never Say | Inc.com

<i>If a leader can't get a message across clearly and motivate others to act on it, then having a message doesn't even matter</i>. --Gilbert Amelio<p>Communication is one of the key jobs of every leader. Unfortunately, few leaders are really good at it. Some are too busy to bother, while others don't use the …

9 Things Incredibly Attractive People Do | Inc.com

Studies have shown time and again that pretty people have an advantage over ugly people. Most human beings harbor generally superficial tendencies, which is why so many of us respond to marketing that features attractive models and celebrities. Attractive people are more likely to become leaders, …

Relationships

The Best Anti Aging Habits

Some people age as much as three times faster than others, according to a study from New Zealand.<p>Researchers checked in on 954 people born between …

7-year-old survives plane crash that kills 4 in Kentucky

<b>(CNN) —</b> The knock was faint. But, alerted by his two dachshunds, Larry Wilkins went to his door and opened it to see a young girl -- her lips quivering, her nose bloodied, her arms and legs scratched up.<p>And, somehow, still alive.<p>"She told me that her mom and dad were dead," Wilkins said of the …

Oregon leads the way in the year of the Pac-12

At Oregon State, which has the one of the Pac-12 Conference's smallest football venues in terms of overall seating capacity, plans have been made to invest more than $40 million to overhaul locker rooms, equipment, training areas and meeting rooms along the north end zone of Reser Stadium.<p>Once the …

Rams owner planning L.A. stadium

LOS ANGELES -- The St. Louis Rams could be headed back to Los Angeles as early as 2016.<p>A year after purchasing 60 acres of land in Inglewood adjacent …

5 Productivity-Enhancing Habits for Working at Home | Inc.com

Working from your home is seen by many as heaven. The ability to choose your own hours, to work in your PJs, and other such benefits are, for many, very appealing reasons to work from home. However, the truth is that having this type of a choice may hinder your productivity if you do not …

The Best Day Of The Week To Buy Plane Tickets

Tuesday is the day to buy plane tickets. That's what I've always been told by "those in the know."<p>Over the years, I've managed to score some great deals by following the rule, so I've pretty much accepted it as a travel axiom.<p>Fortunately for all of us, Expedia and Airlines Reporting Corporation …

What to Do Every Hour to Drop Pounds All Day

Burn more calories, eat healthier, and boost your weight-loss efforts—today.<p><i>This article was written by Jenny Sugar and repurposed with permission from POPSUGAR Fitness.</i><p>Losing weight isn't about committing to one healthy choice—the journey is made up of lots lifestyle decisions that you make every …

Fitness

Bay Area home prices cool off just a bit

Maybe, just maybe, there are limits to what people will pay to live near San Francisco Bay.<p>Red-hot home prices in the Bay Area are showing signs of pleateauing, according to new figures out Thursday. The median price of a house in the nine-county region ticked down a bit in October to $601,000, its …

The Greatest Comeback That Never Was

A regional final of the 1994 Texas 5A, Division II State Championship is considered by many to be the greatest football game ever played. Two undefeated high school teams came together at Texas Stadium, and the victor would go on to win the state title.<p>Why are players, coaches and broadcasters …

College Football

The 6 Most Brutal CrossFit WODs

Chris Giblin

11 essential pushup variations

The pushup is one of the most basic but effective moves for strength and conditioning.<p>This humble muscle-building exercise trains the muscles in your …

19 Things Remarkable People Think Every Day

Each is a small thing, but each also has the power to change your life... and the lives of the people around you.

7 Best Exercises for Fast Results

What you’ve done to build muscle in the past won’t necessarily keep working in the future. Of course basic lifts like the squat, bench press, and …

Maddon: Technology Key to Attracting Young Fans | Inc.com

Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon maintains technology and not shorter games is key to attracting young fans to baseball.<p>Maddon's comments followed Monday night's 1-0 win over the New York Yankees, a game that lasted 3 hours, 28 minutes--the longest nine-inning, 1-0 game by time in major league …

The Perfect Ab-Ripping Cardio Workout

<b>Directions</b><p>Perform three to <b>four steady-state aerobic workouts</b> <b>per week</b>, starting at 20–30 minutes per session and gradually building up to 90 minutes …

Exercise

The Best Swiss Ball Abs Workout

The 20 Best Glutes Exercises of All Time<p>The 6 Best SPF Moisturizers for Men's Skin<p>Are Your Running Shoes the Wrong Size?<p>What Would You Sacrifice for …

Eating for abs: The beach-body diet handbook Men's Fitness

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

Workouts

The Secret to Hollywood Abs

You, too, can have an action-hero six-pack—but only if you want it bad enough<p>When any new action film comes out, men start asking how the guys got into that great of shape. The women will ask: “How did Linda Hamilton get her arms?” The answer is the same for both discussions: Discipline.<p>Discipline …

Fitness

Two Steps to Add Inches to Your Arms for Big-time Biceps

The barbell curl isn’t anywhere near as multifunctional as the bench press, deadlift, or squat. But there’s no denying that the curl will always rank …

Workouts