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7 Homemade Detox Drinks for Weight Loss

These homemade detox drinks for weight loss are a natural way to melt the fat fast. Detoxification removes toxins and helps you reach your weight …

Here's The Most Popular Ice Cream Shop In Every State

For everyone who is completely obsessed with ice cream.

Dessert

10 Garden Ideas to Steal from Australia

Autumn in April is business as usual in Australia. Why have it any other way? As these gardens show, there is a liberation from being closer to the …

Landscaping

Top US lawmakers to discuss police killings as reform momentum builds

Recent video of police killings of black men galvanises lawmakers into tackling issue as New York congressman asks: ‘What more does Congress need to see?’<p>Top US lawmakers are to discuss ways of tackling the killing of black suspects by police amid signs that the hitherto muted political response to …

Moms Create Clothing Line for Girls that Defies Gender Stereotypes

Girls should be allowed to love astronauts and trains – but sadly they don’t really have clothing options to show their interest in these …

Celebrity Gossip

The complicated logistics of work and pregnancy

In May of last year, I took a trip to Nevada to report a profile of a political candidate. After a three-hour interview with my subject, a member of …

How to End Child Poverty for 60 Percent of Poor Children and 72 Percent of All Poor Black Children Today

Poverty hurts children and our nation’s future. This stark statement is backed by years of scientific research and the more we learn about the brain and its development the more devastatingly true we know this to be. Childhood poverty can and does scar children for life. Yet in the largest economy …

The Most Incredible Beaches In the World

Remind yourself how magical our planet is by feasting your eyes on these nine supremely beautiful beaches.<p>Scala Dei Turchi, Sicily, Italy<p>This …

Travel

Selma: And the Cultural Relevancy Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

In a speech given at the International Association of Black Yoga Teachers, Pulitzer Prize winning author and activist Alice Walker asks the rhetorical question: What does it mean to be black in America? To which she gently replies:<p>"We are like orchids."<p>She proceeded to reflect on a time in her life …

Black History

MLK’s radical vision got distorted: Here’s his real legacy on militarism & inequality

Dr. King is remembered for a sanitized legacy. Here’s what he really fought for — and why it’s so relevant today<p>Today, on Martin Luther King Jr.’s federal holiday, many will write of Dr. King’s dream for equality for all people and his heroic leadership that inspired very real progressive change in …

Ex-street kid weeps as she asks Pope why God lets children suffer in Philippines

<b>(CNN) —</b> A few years ago, Glyzelle Palomar was begging for food on the streets of northern Manila. This week, the 12-year-old girl was on a stage in front of tens of thousands of people, asking Pope Francis why God lets children suffer.<p>"There are many children neglected by their own parents," …

Asia

National Geographic Travel

National Geographic Travel

Cops killed man at Walmart, then interrogated girlfriend

After killing a man at an Ohio Walmart, police interrogated his girlfriend, accusing her of lying, threatening her with jail time and suggesting she could be on drugs, according to a video obtained by CNN.<p>The man, John Crawford III, was holding an air rifle he had picked up off a store shelf when …

National Geographic Travel

12 podcasts that will tell you a fantastic story

It's official — the popular podcast <i>Serial</i> has surpassed 5 million downloads, making it the fastest podcast of all time to reach this milestone.<p>This …

Holiday Gifts Under $10

15 creative parents who raised the bar in 2014

Some parents go above and beyond posting cute pictures of their kids on Facebook.<p>Whether they're bringing new life into the world or just bringing …

The Secret Life of Passwords

6 Reasons Why Long Distance Train Travel Is Worth It

Taking a long-distance train is not the fastest mode of transportation, but it’s certainly much more relaxing than being crammed into flying metal tube with 150 of your closest friends. As long as you’re not in a hurry, it’s a great way to unplug, de-stress and maybe even meet some new friends. …

5 French Phrases That Will Save You Money When Traveling in France

Save by learning these important phrases. Photo: Smilla4<p>By Bryan Pirolli, EuroCheapo.com—<p>So you're feeling like you've mastered the "<i>bonjours</i>" and "<i>mercis</i>"? Maybe it's time to kick it up a notch. Sometimes in Paris, hand signals don't always work when you are shopping or dining in a café.<p>We know …

Katskhi Pillar Monk, Maxime Qavtaradze, Renews Age-Old Tradition In Georgia (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

Maxime Qavtaradze is literally close to the heavens. The 59-year-old monk lives atop a stone pillar in Georgia, scaling a 131-foot ladder in order to leave and enter his lofty home, reports CNN. Photographer Amos Chapple ascended the cliff to photograph his life there.<p>The Katskhi Pillar has long …

Undercover soldiers 'killed unarmed civilians in Belfast'

<b>Soldiers from an undercover unit used by the British army in Northern Ireland killed unarmed civilians, former members have told BBC One's Panorama.</b><p>Speaking publicly for the first time, the ex-members of the Military Reaction Force (MRF), which was disbanded in 1973, said they had been tasked with …

Northern Ireland

Apple Just Uploaded A U2 Album To Your iPhone And iPad — And Seriously, WTF

Seriously. Go look. Depending on your iCloud setting, U2’s latest album might be sitting in the Music app, ready to play. Otherwise, the album is most likely still shown, available to download from iCloud from your iPhone, iPad, or iTunes app. Worse yet, it’s rather difficult to rid your phone and …

It's National Adoption Month: 20 surreal photos of foster kids at play

November is National Adoption Month in the U.S., and photographer Rob Woodcox is helping foster kids act out their dreams in real life. As a former …

4 Travel Memoirs You've Probably Never Heard of

"Reading gives us someplace to go when we have to stay where we are" -- Mason Cooley.<p>Most of us only have a small amount of time each year, allotted by our employers, to travel the world.<p>Picking up an amazing travel memoir about someone else's experience in a foreign country is one of the most …

Meet Nördlingen, The Little Town In A Crater

Well this place is a <i>hole</i> bunch of fun.<p>The town of Nördlingen -- a stop on Germany's Romantic Road -- sits entirely within a crater, made when a half-mile-wide meteorite smacked into Earth about 15 million years ago.<p>The town's founders likely weren't aware they were settling in such a phenomenon -- …

Peak Water: United States Water Use Drops to Lowest Level in 40 Years

The most important trend in the use of water is the slowly unfolding story of peak water in the United States and elsewhere. Data on US water use are compiled every five years by the US Geological Survey, covering every state and every sector of the economy. The latest data -- for 2010 -- have just …

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