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Amazon Is Hiring 5000 Work-From-Home Employees

The online retailer is hiring 5000 work-from-home employees<p>Amazon is hiring a ton of part-time customer service employees to work from home on nights …

Why do we make children sleep alone?

One particularly strange feature of middle-class family life is the way we train our children to sleep. "Go to your room," we tell even very young children, "and stay there all night." We have invented elaborate techniques to support this supposedly essential aspect of child development, …

Mary-Kate Olsen on Her Normal Life with Husband Olivier Sarkozy: I Have 2 Stepkids, I Have to Go Home and Cook Dinner

While most of us who came of age in the ’90s would consider Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen the prototypical actresses of that era, the twin sisters are a …

Demi Lovato Reveals Details of Her Ancestry DNA Test: 'I'm 1 Percent African!'

Demi Lovato has always been one of those pop stars who is not afraid to share her most personal details with her fans — whether it be her history of …

Social Media

5 Things About Period Sex You Might Not Know

A recent survey by Sapio found that 30 percent of people consider period sex to be inappropriate. While that's a personal decision, the beliefs behind it can be troubling. There's nothing disgusting or wrong about period sex—and according to the research team behind the period-tracking app Clue, …

Ovulation

Aleppo girl Bana offered new home in Turkey

<b>(CNN) —</b> Turkey has announced its intention to take in 7-year-old Bana Alabed, who captured the world's attention by sending tweets from Syria's war-ravaged city of Aleppo, according to Turkey's Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu.<p>Describing Bana as the girl "who announced the Aleppo massacre to the …

Middle East

What Really Happens When You Don't Turn Off Your Cell Phone on a Plane?

This article originally appeared on Travel + Leisure<p>Cell phone use on planes has been heavily debated as the airline industry attempts to keep up …

British Airways

Police: UPS driver helps free captive woman

<b>(CNN) —</b> A UPS driver who spotted "call 911" scrawled on a package helped police free a woman who had been held captive in her own home and sexually assaulted, authorities said.<p>"He was a huge help," Franklin County Sheriff's Department Sgt. T.J. Wild told CNN affiliate KMOV.<p>The driver called police …

Crime

Trafficked babies, black money and India's values

<b>We all know that the price of something doesn't always indicate its true value, but prices can still be very revealing.</b><p>Two very different sets of prices demonstrate that in India this week.<p>One lays bare with ice-cold precision the profound prejudices that still exist here, the other is powerful …

Black Money

Study: Thousands of Bangladesh kids working 64 hours a week

A new study says thousands of Bangladeshi children who live in the capital's slums are working an average of 64 hours a week.<p>The study, released Wednesday by the London-based Overseas Development Institute, says many of those children are employed in garment factories that make clothing for top …

Modern Family star Sofia Vergara reportedly being sued by her frozen IVF embryos

Actress Sophia Vergara is being sued by her fertilised eggs, the New York Post has reported.<p>On Tuesday, a right-to-live lawsuit has been filed on behalf of the fertilised eggs, listed as plaintiffs "Emma" and "Isabella" in Louisiana court papers, said the Post.<p>The report comes amid an ongoing …

WhatsApp to stop working on older phones - find out if your model is affected

WhatsApp has said that its messaging app will cease to work on older phones and operating systems as early as the end of this year.<p>The announcement comes after a warning earlier this year that the Facebook-owned company would be pulling support for older models, and that the deadline to upgrade was …

B.C. mother who drowned newborn son at home before taking university exam gets two years probation

KAMLOOPS, B.C. — A mother who drowned her newborn son in a sink before leaving her home to write a university exam has avoided time behind bars, …

Crime

We Just Found Out There Are 'Bees' in the Sea

In case you thought we’d figured out life in the oceans even a little bit, a new study published in <i>Nature Communications</i> sets the record straight. …

Colombia plane crash survivors describe final seconds before moment of impact and reveal how they escaped alive

One of the survivors of the plane crash that killed 19 members of the Chapecoense football team has revealed that he escaped with his life by …

Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis Welcome a Baby Boy

Welcome to the world, lil' guy!<p>Wyatt Isabelle is officially a big sister!<p>Sources have confirmed to <i>E! News</i> on Thursday that Mila Kunis gave birth to a baby boy, her second child with husband Ashton Kutcher, on Nov. 30. The couple has not yet announced the baby's name or released a photo — but with …

How to Prepare Your Toddler for Baby’s Arrival

If you’re preparing for another baby with a toddler in tow—congrats!—you’re probably wondering how you’ll juggle two litte ones at the same time. …

Parenting

The Long, Nauseating History of American Child Brides

In 1926, Frances Browning, a 15-year-old high-school student and sometime–chorus girl, started dating 51-year-old multimillionaire Edward Browning. …

Brides

Italian court allows mother to give child her name

<b>Italy's constitutional court has ruled against legislation that automatically gives children of married couples the father's surname.</b><p>Lawyers argued that preventing families from giving children their mother's surname discriminated against women.<p>The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) had earlier …

Judiciary

Two-Headed Sharks Are Suddenly Everywhere And Nobody Has Any Idea Why

The number of two-headed sharks is on the rise. Worse than that, nobody has any idea why the mutant animals are becoming increasingly common. Which is straight up terrifying, no matter which way you slice it.<p>In a new report from the Journal of Fish Biology (there’s a journal for everything these …

There's a term for abortion at nine months: Cesarean section

At last, in the final debate, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump faced off on the question of abortion. And it quickly became painfully obvious that …

Parents jailed for rape, torture, imprisonment of daughter

Judge Huggett said the father had used his daughter to satisfy his own depraved and sadistic desires and the mother had shown "complete disregard" …

The Coveteur Takes Us Inside the Homes of Jessica Alba, Cindy Crawford, and More Photos

Photo: Courtesy of Coveteur<p>We all gravitate to Instagram and Snapchat because they allow us to peek inside the lives of the most interesting people. But lifestyle website Coveteur aims to get even better access. For the last five years, cofounders Stephanie Mark and Jake Rosenberg have given us an …

The Kardashian Sisters Celebrate the End of Their Reality Show at a Party Without Kim

A few days after Khloé Kardashian told Ellen DeGeneres that she and the rest of her sisters would be "pulling back" from social media following Kim's horrific robbery at gunpoint, she joined Kourtney and little sister Kylie Jenner at a party celebrating the wrap of <b>Keeping Up With the Kardashians</b>' …

The Queen Was Warned Not to Marry Prince Philip Because of His Sense of Humor

But 69 years later...<p>The Queen and Prince Philip will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary next year, but if warnings from royal courtiers had been taken seriously by the monarch, their marriage may have never happened.<p>Speaking at the Cheltenham Literature Festival, the Queen's biographer, A.N. …

Thailand's King Bhumibol Adulyadej dead at 88

<b>Thailand's King Bhumibol Adulyadej, the world's longest-reigning monarch, has died after 70 years as head of state.</b><p>The 88-year-old king was widely revered but had been in poor health in recent years, making few public appearances.<p>He was seen as a stabilising figure in a country hit by cycles of …

Bhumibol Adulyadej

Celine Dion Says That Her Late Husband René Angélil Is the Only Man She's Ever Kissed

The power of love, indeed.<p>Celine Dion has us feeling all of the feelings once again, talking about her late husband René Angélil, who died this last January after a long battle with throat cancer.<p>During an interview with CBS's Mo Rocca yesterday, the singer shared that Angélil, her husband of 21 …

Forcing pregnant women to show passports is 'dangerous', say midwives

Proposals to force pregnant women to show their passports before being cared for in NHS hospitals have been branded time-consuming and “dangerous”.<p>The Royal College of Midwives last night said the Home Office-backed plan by a London trust to make mothers-to-be prove their eligibility for free …