Kristen Smith

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Kate Upton’s Super Bowl Party - Vogue

Super Bowl and Super Fans: Why We Care So Much

We’re not talking about the casual fan who watches the Super Bowl every year because he just really likes chicken wings, and all his friends are …

15 Totally Fitspirational Quotes to Pump You Up

Pin ‘em, share ‘em, and repeat ‘em often!<p>Hey, sometimes you need a little boost (or tough love) to get through a butt-kicking workout. We’re all for pumping yourself up with an awesome playlist or stealing Mindy Kaling’s motivation secret, but having a confidence-boosting mantra on hand might be …

Welsh government funds drug testing service for public

By Steve Holden<i>Newsbeat reporter in Cardiff</i><p>Wales has become the first part of the UK to run a government-funded drug testing service.<p>The Wedinos project, run by Public Health Wales, was set up to tackle the increase in new psychoactive substances, or legal highs.<p>It is designed to identify what …

United Kingdom

U.S. board allows gynecologists to treat more men | Reuters

(Reuters) - A U.S. professional group that certifies obstetricians and gynecologists has loosened a decades-old restriction on its board-certified members treating male patients, after mounting pressure from doctors and researchers.<p>The American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ABOG) had …

China detains ex-police officer Tian Lan for protesting at trial of activist

Tian Lan's detention in Tongzhou for supporting legal scholar Xu Zhiyong is example of how whistleblowers are treated<p>A Chinese former policewoman has been detained for protesting outside the trial of activist Xu Zhiyong in Beijing last week.<p>Tian Lan, 55, and at least three others were seized by …

Illness cuts short another cruise vacation

For the second time in a week, illness has cut short another cruise line vacation, this time on the Caribbean Princess.<p>The ship, operated by Princess Cruises, is heading back to Houston a day early, company officials said, citing both anticipated dense fog and a confirmed outbreak of norovirus.<p>At …

Public Health

NYC to Settle Stop & Frisk Suits

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2 Texas transgender women dead within a week of each other<p>Man threatens to report Spanish-speaking women<p>Duo comes up with vision to address discarded …

Middle School

Obama targets long-term unemployed

President Barack Obama on Friday will call on companies to help the long-term unemployed find jobs and issue a presidential memorandum pledging the federal government to do the same.<p>Obama and Vice President Joe Biden will meet with the chief executives of large businesses in the morning to discuss …

Japan offers to lend US half the cost of 'Super Maglev' train between Washington and Baltimore

Japan has promised to provide the United States with loans to cover half the cost of a high-speed Maglev train link between Washington DC and Baltimore<p>The <b>Japanese</b> government has promised to lend the <b>United States</b> half of the cost of building the first "Super-Maglev" train, reducing travel time …

Trains

Start 2014 With A 30-Day Fitness Challenge

<i>Start the year off right with a commitment to fitness every day.</i><p>Do you find yourself constantly saying, “I really need to get in shape” or “This is …

The Ultimate Anti-Hangover Green Smoothie

Did you celebrate a bit too much during the holidays? It might be a good idea to give your digestive system a little rest and help your body to …

Alternative Medicine