Morgan Battaglia

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Obama urges Congress to increase minimum wage to $10.10 an hour

Barack Obama on Saturday used his weekly address to appeal for progress on raising the federal minimum wage. The president is seeking, against Congressional opposition, to raise the minimum wage from $7.25 to $10.10 an hour.<p>Obama’s address came a day after new figures showed that the US added …

NuFACE Trinity Review - Reduce Wrinkles, Anti-Aging

When it comes to our wrinkles, the unfortunate reality is this: We could try all the anti-aging creams in the world and <i>still</i> have those nagging …

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Flawless Skin Special: Turn Back The Clock

Whatever your age, when it comes to maintaining a youthful and healthy complexion, these are high-tech treatments and dermatologist-approved tips to have amazing skin, every day.<p>Whatever your age, when it comes to maintaining a youthful and healthy complexion, these are high-tech treatments and …

10 Protein-Packed Lunches to Help You Burn More Calories | Women's Health

Pack a serving of these light-and-easy Paleo stuffed peppers for lunch. You can dice the peppers and serve them atop a bed of greens for a nutrient-packed meal that will keep you energized throughout the day. <i><br>Per serving: 32 grams of protein and 285 calories</i><p><b>Vegan Spiced Lentils and Quinoa</b><p>This …

The A, B, ZZZs of Yoga

<b>A Yogi's Guide to Sound Sleep</b><p>Have you ever glanced at the illuminated numbers on the clock near your bed and thought in shock, "It's already 1:30 a.m. Crap! I have to get up at 6:30 a.m. If I can just fall asleep right now, I'll get five hours of rest." As you lie restless, you try to convince …

'Magic' Overdose Drug Works, But Demand And Price On The Rise

Calls to the fire department for suspected drug overdoses are increasingly common in Revere, Mass. The department responded to 16 overdose calls in a single six-day stretch in February.<p>Revere is not alone. Across the country, communities are reporting a spike in opioid overdoses. And in several …

Seaweed could be key to weight loss, study suggests

<b>Seaweed could be the secret ingredient to losing weight, research has suggested.</b><p>Scientists at Newcastle University said a compound found in common seaweed would stop the body absorbing fat.<p>Tests showed that alginate, found in sea kelp, can suppress the digestion of fat in the gut.<p>The findings, …

Nutrition

Tiny Life Changes That'll Bring You Major Bliss

11 Tiny Life Changes That'll Bring You Major Bliss<p>You don't need to go on a tropical getaway to feel happier ASAP<p>Yes, pulling a Seth Cohen and sailing off to Tahiti on a yacht would <i>probably</i> bring you major bliss. But you don't have to go big to score big happiness—the smaller stuff actually works …

Anti-Aging Skin Care Tips

5 Major Anti-Aging Mistakes Tons of Women Make<p>Wanna preserve that youthful glow? Don't commit any of these no-nos<p>Wrinkles are just part of the natural aging process, and there's nothing to be ashamed of when it comes to fine lines. But if you want to keep your youthful glow for longer, there are …

13 Signs You Need to Spice Up Your Sex Life

Consider this your orgasm intervention<p>Routines can be great—especially at work or at the gym—but they have pretty much no place in your sex life. The thing is, you often don’t even realize you’re slipping into a sex rut until you’ve already fallen…and landed on your side of the bed wearing those …

This Simple Recipe Is Basically Like Chipotle In Soup Form

Photo: Courtesy of America's Test Kitchen.<p><i>America's Test Kitchen — a real, 2,500-square-foot test kitchen just outside of Boston — is home to more</i> …

When You Read Something That Strikes You as Interesting, You Should Write to the Author.

When You read something that strikes you as interesting, you should write to the author. This can lead to connections ranging from friendships to …

Writing

Marijuana May Hurt The Developing Teen Brain

The teenager's brain has a lot of developing to do: It must transform from the brain of a child into the brain of an adult. Some researchers worry how marijuana might affect that crucial process.<p>"Actually, in childhood our brain is larger," says Krista Lisdahl, director of the brain imaging and …

Warning Signs: The 7 Symptoms You Should Not Ignore

7 Warning Signs You Should Not Ignore<p>Learn what health symptoms your body has that are warning signs you should take note of<p>iStockphoto/Thinkstock<p>A few days after Melissa Daly broke her ankle, the calf above it became tender. Within a week, her foot was dark purple. She saw her doctor, who …

The Total-Body Workout You HAVE To Try

<b>The Workout</b><br>Do this routine two or three days a week on nonconsecutive days. For each superset—that is, a pair of back-to-back exercises—complete as many reps of the first move as you can (with perfect form) in 30 seconds, then immediately do the same for the second. Without resting, follow each …

Peyton Manning to have end-of-season neck exam Monday

Peyton Manning will have an end-of-season neck exam on Monday according to a report.<p><b>More NFL offseason: NFL Mock Drafts | Prospect Rankings | Top</b> …

NFL

Oscar Pistorius Murder Trial: Day 1 Delayed by Lack of Interpreter

The Oscar Pistorius murder trial begins in South Africa today, with the eyes of the world on the famed Paralympian, who stands accused of the premeditated murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.<p>The trial comes just over a year after the shooting, and after an extraordinary bail hearing in which …

South Africa

Pro-Russia Protesters Face-Off With Cops in Kharkiv, Ukraine

A group of pro-Russian protesters from the minority Cossack community, once the patrolmen of Russia's borderlands, faced-off with riot police outside a government building in the eastern Ukrainian city of Kharkiv on Monday, NBC News producer Carlo Angerer reports.<p>Dozens were injured on Saturday …

Russia