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White woman who turned herself 'black' explains why on Maury

You know the show Maury and how he has some crazy guests on? Well, he’s done it again with a white woman who has turned herself black.<p>Martina Big is …

13 habits of unsuccessful people

Bad habits die hard.<p>And while having one doesn't necessarily make you a failure, that doesn't mean you shouldn't work on dropping some of your worst vices.<p>Some bad habits could cause others to view you as unsuccessful, while others may be indicative of a larger problem in your career — and …

Die Hard

Tyler, the Creator and Pusha T Join the Roots and Pharrell at Roots Picnic: Watch

Last night at the 10th annual Roots Picnic, the Roots and Pharrell came together for a “joint-headlining set.” Pusha T came out to perform Clipse’s “Grindin’,” and Tyler, the Creator showed up to hype the crowd for N.E.R.D.’s “Lapdance.” Watch footage below. Tyler recently cancelled a European tour …

NJ Family Who Won $429,000,000 Lottery Jackpot Launch Grant-Making Fund to Give Back to Their Hometown

What would you do if you won a $429.6 million Powerball jackpot? My (admittedly shallow and selfish) fantasy includes buying a private island and …

City of Baltimore Mulls Removing Confederate Statues by Auctioning Them Off

For those who think that Maryland is not the South, think again. Actually, Maryland’s Eastern Shore is where two of America’s most iconic …

Prince Harry and Barack Obama just hung out, and this is a team-up we approve of

We always love to hear when our favorite celebrities are hanging out. Even though we don’t actually know them, it kind of feels like we do. So like …

Rundle Won't Charge Prison Guards Who Allegedly Boiled Schizophrenic Black Man to Death (Updated)

As his punishment, four corrections officers — John Fan Fan, Cornelius Thompson, Ronald Clarke, and Edwina Williams — kept Rainey in that shower for …

Trump Reverses Pledge To Mandate U.S. Steel For Keystone Pipeline. A Direct Beneficiary Is A Russian Oligarch With Close Ties To Vladimir Putin

<i>Originally posted on investigating trump.com March 4th, 2017.</i><p>After green lighting the continuation of the controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline in an executive order January 24th, President Trump declared as recently as last week that the pipeline had to use American made steel “or we’re not …

How Habits Become Your Destiny

Habits are a part of everyone's life. We all have them, we all know of them, and most of us tend to complain about them. Yet not many of us take the …

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Legal Scholars: Why Congress Should Impeach Donald Trump

It has been widely acknowledged that, upon swearing the Oath of Office, President Donald Trump would be in direct violation of the foreign-emoluments …

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12 The Most Important Things To Do When You Are Young

BY <b>MAX LUKOMINSKYI</b><p>While traveling around Europe, I met a lot of interesting people and made new friends. However, one guy who was in his late 30s made …

A black Dallas family 'did everything America said we should' but still endures racism daily

A black gunman hunts police officers at a peaceful rally in downtown Dallas. He takes out three cops at one intersection, sneaks up on another from …

Trying to One-Up Obama, Trump Will Sign Executive Order Supporting HBCUs: Report

Perhaps after the now infamous Frederick Douglass debacle kicking off Black History Month, President Donald Trump wants to make it right with the …

Melissa McCarthy makes a better Sean Spicer than Sean Spicer on 'SNL'

If there's one (small) good thing about Donald Trump's presidency, it's giving America's best comedians a smorgasbord of weirdness to tuck into.<p>On</i> …

Want To Stop Procrastinating? You Should Fine Tune Your Mindset In This Way

Is your house full of clutter?<p>Are you looking for some help to finally get things under control?<p>Decluttering is the act of removing clutter, or all …

10 Things I Learned From Prepping All My Meals on a Sunday

Save both money and time<p>I’m someone who really enjoys eating out. I love trying new restaurants. And I’ve realized that’s where all my money goes. …

8 Clever Ways to Prevent Overeating

Weight loss isn’t just about what you eat; it's also about <i>how much</i> you eat. And overeating is all too common. We’ve all been there before. But with a …

Donald Trump is using Barack Obama as a security blanket

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump spent months running against Barack Obama's leadership style, faulting him for being "weak and ineffective" on Iran, lacking of focus the "real" job numbers and inability to combat ISIS because he was the group's "founder."<p>What a difference a few months …

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Guided Meditation for Ending Toxic Relationships

This guided meditation is great for ending toxic relationships. The more you practice it, the more it will help break the unhealthy and negative …

Why a Big Tax Refund Is Bad for You

IMAGE SOURCE: PIXABAY.<p>Most people think of receiving a big refund check as a financial bonanza. Suddenly having a wad of cash to spend feels great, doesn't it? There's just one problem: That's <i>your cash</i> that the federal government took from you --the excess that it didn't need to collect in the …

7 meaningful ways to celebrate Black History Month

While black excellence deserves to be celebrated every day, Black History Month offers a dedicated time to pay attention to the power and resilience …

A minimalist explains how a psychological trick called 'the beginner's mind' could make your life easier

A lot of joy could be found with the same practice.<p>And it is simple: practice seeing life with a beginner's mind.<p>I'm stealing this of course from Zen Buddhism's shoshin and Shunryu Suzuki's "Zen Mind Beginner's Mind," and I've written about it numerous times. But it's more fundamental than most …

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5 Mindful Attitudes That Will Help You Cope With Anxiety and Stress

Anxiety is a big problem for people in America. According to The Kim Foundation, approximately 40 million American adults ages 18 and older, or about …

From Chili To Wings: 15 Winning Super Bowl Recipes

From thick, rich Beef Chili to creamy Buffalo Chicken Dip, these easy recipes have you covered.<p>The great thing about hosting a Super Bowl party is that there’s no pressure to make anything fancy — snacks, dips, and a big pot of chili will make everyone happy. From thick, rich Beef Chili to creamy …

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Americans are eating way more fat. But it’s not butter.

A USDA report reveals a lot about how the American diet is shifting.<p>A 2017 report from the US Department of Agriculture tracks how food consumption patterns in the US have changed over the past 40 years by looking at how many fruits, vegetables, grains, proteins, dairy, added fats and oils, and …

Nutrition

Eminem Slams President Donald Trump, Calls Him ‘a Bitch’

Slim Shady is not a fan of President <b>Donald Trump</b>. <b>Eminem</b> has some choice words for the 70-year-old commander in chief, as heard in one particularly …

Cleans Your Fatty Liver With Raisin Water Quickly

The liver is one of the most important organs in our bodies – this mini-factory is responsible for numerous processes as well as the removal of …

Entertainment - MarketWatch.com

This man says he tried to find the son he fathered in his teens, but his son found him and discovered he was loaded.<p>6:22 p.m. Today6:22 p.m. Aug. 7, …

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