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Teen Discipline: Strategies and Challenges

As your child turns into a teenager, your parenting role is likely to shift. You may find yourself becoming more of a guide, rather than an …

Parenting

5:2 dieters lose weight 'quicker' and may have healthier hearts - new study

People on the part-time “5:2” diet lose weight more quickly and are more healthy than those undertaking a consistent, traditional diet, a new study suggests.<p>UK researchers found that 5:2 dieters were able to achieve at least five per cent of their weight-loss target within two months while enjoying …

Should You Pay Off Your Mortgage Before Retirement?

It's generally smart to enter retirement debt-free. But if getting there means accelerating a mortgage, there are some drawbacks you should be aware …

I interview 100,000 people a year, and there are 6 questions that make job candidates stick in my mind

You'll be asked it in almost any interview. And while you may be tempted to sit back and relax during this portion—while the recruiter's put in the hot seat—that's not actually in your best interest.<p>Why? Because this is your final chance to make an awesome impression.<p>My team and I interview around …

Employment

The U.S. Intervened in Syria in 1949. Here's What Happened

As U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson met with Russian President Vladimir Putin and Russia’s foreign minister Sergey Lavrov on Wednesday in …

Middle East

Decorating with colour: Top 10 colours for spring 2017

<b>Thinking about updating a room in your home? Do you want to give it a new, refreshing look?</b><p>Updating your home doesn't have to be costly. If you want …

Nokia had the world's best smartphone – then came the 'inferior' iPhone

Ten years ago, anyone who wanted the latest and best smartphone was excited about the Nokia N95. Launched at the Nokia Open Studio in September 2006, …

Mobile

I switched from Android to iPhone 7 Plus — and I regret it wholeheartedly

Apple has rigged the iPhone so that you cannot record a phone call. It is not illegal to tape phone calls, especially if you disclose to the other person that your call is being recorded. And phones have had call-recording functions on them for more than a decade. But for some reason Apple just …

Companies Are Making Cosmetics Halal for the Growing Muslim Population

In a visit this fall to BASF’s factory in Dusseldorf, Germany, Abdullah Hito inspected production lines and met with managers to discuss ingredients …

Artist Stages Nude Performances in Iceland’s Stunning Landscape

November C.Y. Wong bears it all in the wilderness.<p>Iceland’s melodramatic scenery frames the graceful, naked form of artist November C.Y. Wong in a new photo series titled <i>Hér</i>. To shoot the scenes, Wong and photographer Chih Yu Wong journeyed through the country’s isolated wilderness in the search …

Art

Little Things Can Make An Atheist

As I read deeper in the literature of unbelief and 'freethought' from the past three centuries, it is interesting to see 'Little Things' given as reasons for rejecting Christianity and God.<p><b>Here's a sampling that I have paraphrased from multiple authors living a hundred to three hundred years ago:</b><p>• …

Be More. PBS.

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How a Lebanese immigrant helped pave the way for the study of Islam and Muslim culture in the US

By 2020, every high school student in California’s public and charter schools will be able to take at least one ethnic studies class.<p>It’s thanks to a bill that California state Rep. Luis Alejo and the California Latino Legislative Caucus. In doing so, they joined the ranks of educators, students, …

Middle East

These Pre-Fame Pictures Of Emily Ratajkowski Leave Absolutely Nothing To The Imagination

The unseen polaroids are seriously not suitable for work.<p>Before her "Blurred Lines" video and <i>Gone Girl</i> cameo made the world fall in love with her, Emily Ratajkowski spent two nights in a house in New York with photographer Jonathan Leder.<p>The images from the shoot with the then model in 2012 have …

Photos: Eight years of American strip clubs, through the lens of a dancer

‘Love for sale’ in the 1990s<p>Being an artist is never easy. Photographer Juliana Beasley knew this intuitively when she started dancing in 1992. As a …

BOOK REVIEW: 'The Politics of Islamic Law: Local Elites, Colonial Authority and the Making of the Muslim State'

The field of Islamic studies has been of late in a state of renaissance. Not only have remarkable young scholars emerged in virtually all of its subfields, including that of Islamic law, bringing a much-needed breadth of new ideas about Muslim lifeworlds past and present, but one can also discern a …

Taiwan

Muhammad Was A Feminist

The prophet Muhammad would be appalled by how current Islamic Fundamentalists are treating women under their control. This suppression is done in the name of Islamic Law, known as <i>Sharia</i>. But the current suppression of women is shaped by cultural and history. It has little basis in the Quran and it …

21 Things women do to mess up their marriage

sam4christ 5<p>Post Views: 1,578<p>There are so many things that women do to mess up their marriage. But lets consider these 21 points/things.<p>1. Taking …

7 Habits of Happily Married Couples

I was on the phone with my wife Ashley and we were sharing details about each other’s mornings like we do almost every morning. When I said, “I love …

Hung Up

22 Things You Can Make In Your Waffle Iron

Let's not beat around the brunch: Waffles are God's gift to carb lovers everywhere.<p>But did you know there are actually plenty of other foods you can make with your prized waffle iron? Here, 22 fresh ways to use what your aunt Patricia gave ya. (It was on your registry, after all.)<p><b>Cinnamon Rolls</b><p>Use …

49 Detox Recipes (That Actually Contain Food)

The word <i>detox</i> tends to bring to mind scary-intense juice cleanses or a gluten-dairy-meat-grain-sugar-caffeine-free diet that will make you run away …

International News | Latest World News, Videos & Photos -ABC News - ABC News

Trump administration picks Texas city as new tent site for immigrant children<p>Family of American student arrested in Vietnam speaks out<p>North Korean …

Let's Teach About Islam in Our Schools

We Americans need to teach about Islam in our public schools.<p>This is essential because there exists in our country among all Americans—whether Jews, …

Religion

A Muslim, Jew And Christian On What Jesus Means To Them

Jesus plays a distinct role in each of the Abrahamic faiths. This time of year, when Christians celebrate Christ's nativity, his significance in faith traditions across the world is particularly potent.<p>Rabbi Jason Miller, Imam Shamsi Ali and Fr. James Martin joined HuffPost Live host Caroline …

Apple finally lets iPhone defectors get texts again

Apple has been holding some former iPhone users' text messages hostage. But it now has a solution to free them up.<p>Converts from the iPhone to other devices, like Androids, have said that days or even weeks after switching, their text inbox seemed suspiciously empty.<p>That was because even though …

What the Bible Really Says About Homosexuality

There is a lot of unnecessary confusion about what the Bible really says about homosexuality. Dr. Michael Brown offers five key scriptural truths …