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It’s a Mad, Mad, Zsa Zsa World

Nothing is as it seems when Zsa Zsa Gabor and Prince Frédéric von Anhalt are involved. He says he’s her 10th husband; she says he’s only her 8th. She won’t say how old she is; he doesn’t want to know. Some accuse him of keeping her prisoner, but he says he’s the one who’s hemmed in—never mind his …

Official portraits of Barack and Michelle Obama unveiled at National Portrait Gallery

Barack Obama has praised the importance of “invisible” workers who underpin America in an apparent dig at the Republican immigration stance during his official portrait unveiling.<p>The former US president said that the cleaners, food servers and garbage collectors who are so important to the …

WAGS Atlanta's Niche Caldwell Gets Back on the Runway and Kaylin Jurrjens Convinces Brandi Rhodes to Take an Improv Class

Lots of big decisions to be made!<p>It seems like everyone is in the middle of some big life changes on this week's episode of <i>WAGS Atlanta</i>. <b>Niche …

This is what wellness pros eat for breakfast while traveling

You’ve heard it before: Breakfast is the most important meal of the day—that’s not just according to your mother, but science, too. And that goes …

3 Daily Habits a Dietitian Says Will Absolutely Help You Lose Weight

If you're looking to start losing weight, no matter how many pounds you want to lose, we asked certified dietitian Leslie Langevin, MS, RD, CD, of Whole Health Nutrition to share a few simple things you can do every day to jump-start your weight loss and start seeing results.<p>Eat More Veggies<p>Our …

Weight Loss

Blood pressure of 130 is the new 'high,' according to first update of guidelines in 14 years

Leading heart health experts tightened the guidelines for high blood pressure Monday, a change that will sharply increase the number of U.S. adults considered hypertensive in the hope that they, and their doctors, will address the deadly condition sooner.<p>The American Heart Association, the American …

The Week In Review: Total Solar Eclipse Enthralls the U.S.

Millions of people across the U.S. looked up at the sky in wonder this week, as the Sun, the Moon and the Earth aligned, resulting in a total solar eclipse.<p>Billed as a spectacle-of-a-lifetime, the total solar eclipse was seen from coast to coast in the U.S. for the first time in nearly a …

Why She Lost

A two-part lesson in leadership we can all learn from.<p>Two glaring reasons explain Hillary Clinton's loss. We can all learn from them.<p>First: Emotional Skills<p>What makes someone a leader?<p>More than anything else, they must motivate others to achieve a goal. Motivation means emotions.<p>As carpenters work …

This 3-Minute Squat and Plank Workout May Be Short, but It's Intense

This total body workout is devoted to two types of exercises that you might despise because they're so hard, but man, they are effective at strengthening your thighs, butt, core, and abs!<p>It's just six moves, done for 30 seconds each, for a total of three minutes. So you can do this short workout …

Workouts

Obama thanks Hollywood in note to Golden Globes nominees

<b>(CNN) —</b> While Hollywood took aim at Donald Trump on Sunday night's Golden Globes, President Barack Obama thanked the filmmakers and actors in a message in the show's program.<p>According to the program, first obtained by the Hollywood Reporter, Obama thanked this year's nominees for promoting …

Congress hands Obama first veto defeat, overrides him on 9/11 bill

In a resounding rebuke, Democrats joined with Republicans Wednesday to hand Barack Obama the first veto override of his presidency, voting overwhelmingly to allow families of Sept. 11 victims to sue Saudi Arabia in U.S. courts for its alleged backing of the attackers.<p>Both the House and Senate voted …

9 Positive Things About Life Everyone Should Tell Themselves on Sunday Morning | Inc.com

I am a firm believer in positive thinking. If you aren't in a positive place, it's going to ripple into the work you do and ultimately contaminate the things you're working on, your relationships, and even your personal health. And in order to maintain a positive mindset, you need to remind …

Happiness

Obama Urges Unity in Farewell Speech

President calls on all Americans to unite to protect the nation’s democracy<p>CHICAGO—In a farewell address to a hall filled with the activists who helped him become the first black American president, Barack Obama Tuesday urged all Americans to unite to protect the nation’s democracy, which he said …

Barack Obama

Debbie Reynolds: A Life in Pictures

Award Shows

Carrie Fisher: A Life in Pictures

Carrie Fisher

Some voters have met Clinton’s campaign with skepticism; they want a woman, just not this woman. But the gender gap explains why she makes perfect sense<p>The US is the closest it’s ever been to breaking the 240-year male stronghold on the presidency. Though American women have made some political …

Government

How To Be Happy Now in Three Simple Steps

I wake up happy. It comes naturally. I look forward to facing my day with positivity. My outlook is fueled by optimism. I see my cup as half full.<p>No, I am not a goody two-shoes. I do, however, consider myself to be one of the lucky ones who has the ability to triumph over my adversities, with a …

Hillary Clinton is not perfect, and we must push her. But if Trump is elected, permission is given to degrade, deny, diminish and destroy us and our rights<p>Dear women of America and men who love women,<p>All week I have received emails, texts and calls from my sisters around the world. They were as …

Donald Trump

Oregon militia standoff trial: shock and anger after Bundys found not guilty

The surprise verdict over the armed occupation has left many concerned that it will encourage other militias to take action against the government<p>Jarvis Kennedy watched two stories unfold on the news on Thursday night: the surprise acquittal in Oregon of seven members of the armed militia that …

Oregon

11 Health and Wellness Trends That Are In (and What's OUT)

No matter how much we resist, somehow we always find ourselves kneeling down to worship at the altar of the latest health and wellness trends. Why? …

Wellness

No matter who wins, this election could have a negative impact on your daughter. Here’s why.

Even if Hillary Clinton wins the presidential election in November, the 2016 campaign still could have profoundly negative consequences for a generation of girls exploring their own leadership potential. To be sure, electing the first female president would show American girls that women truly can …

How Michelle Obama Dismantled the Sexist Case Against Hillary Clinton, Point-by-Point

Reversing decades-old criticisms of women in public.<p>It was only the first night of the Democratic National Convention, but Michelle Obama already went ahead and put a bow on it. The speech she delivered on Monday gave women nationwide the best present we could have wished for: a master class in how …

Prince: A Life in Pictures

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Patty Duke: A Life in Pictures

Trying to lose weight? Here’s how many calories you cut with each glass of water

You aim for eight glasses of water each day to stay hydrated but new research may give you another incentive to drink up: each extra glass of water …

Batman And Superman Are Totally BFFs

“Batman v. Superman,” which is regrettably not a landmark Supreme Court decision1 but rather the hot movie ticket of the weekend, is the first major …

We are currently performing a series of upgrades on Core Spirit and will be back soon.<p>Since the launch, Core Spirit has been growing, improving and …

Benefits of DBT Skills Training for People with Depression

Dialectical behavior therapy or DBT was originally developed to treat people with borderline personality disorder, particularly those who were …