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Running can help the homeless and others turn their lives around

Three years ago, when Tyrone Duncan was jobless, recovering from a spinal injury and a stint in a homeless shelter, some volunteers at his transitional housing site encouraged him to run with them as they trained for a race.<p>“I didn’t manage more than a block at a time back then, but I kept at it …

Graves of Cotton

In India’s family-run cotton fields, a lethal concoction of debt, drought and despair has led to a nationwide epidemic of suicide by forlorn …

Empathy

Confessions of a Suicide Survivor

Inside a candid support group dedicated to helping New Yorkers cope with the crippling emotions that arise after a loved one takes her life.<p>Story by …

Wandering

Life of a tech-nomadic start-up founder…<p>I have something to confess.<p>I am homeless.<p>My wife, two sons (ages 3 and 11), and I are homeless.<p>We’ve been …

Facebook privacy and kids: Don’t post photos of your kids online.

I vividly remember the Facebook post. It was my friend’s 5-year-old daughter “Kate,” (a pseudonym) standing outside of her house in a bright yellow …

How AMUL is celebrating National Milk Day

India’s iconic diary brand AMUL celebrates National Milk Day on the birth anniversary of late Verghese Kurian’s birth anniversary.

LEGO version of teaser trailer for 'The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug'

BrotherhoodWorkshop created a very ambitious LEGO version of Peter Jackson's teaser trailer for 'The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug'-- "2 months in …

Coffee Cups

The True Story Of A Man With No Heart. Literally, No Heart.

Look –– hospitals scare me. I feel overwhelmed and freaked out nearly every time I enter one. So I have immense respect for those in the health care …

Unbelievable “nail houses” around the world

In China, a "nail house" is a home whose resident refuses to leave in order to make way for new construction. Builders have to elaborately construct …

6 Simple Rituals To Reach Your Potential Every Day

Becoming and staying productive isn’t about hard-to-follow programs or logging your every move in an app. It’s about self-care. Here are daily to-dos to get you started.<p>It’s Tuesday morning at 8 a.m. Two San Francisco entrepreneurs are pitching their ventures to potential investors today. They’d …

Loneliness Illustrated So Beautifully You Will Need To Tell Someone

Humans will befriend a stick — as long as it moves properly

Human emotions and social interaction have a lot to do with body language — how our faces express what we're thinking and feeling, how our gestures …

life of a stranger who stole my phone:

How to be Happy - The Six Pillars of Happiness

Everyone on this planet wants to be happier, but not many people really know how to be happy on a daily basis. Happiness is an emotional state, but …

Happiness

6 Tips for Happiness

On my 32nd birthday, I finally realized that there was a distinct possibility that the last of my "dreams" might never come to pass. At the time I hadn't even realized that it was a dream - I just hadn't had a proper girlfriend for a while. A long while. A really long while.<p>So in order to avoid a …

Happiness

9 Easy-To-Steal Habits Of The Super Successful

We wish there was a handbook for success, but there isn’t. Here’s the next best thing: a list of ways you can realize your dreams–and be a more productive person in the process.<p>Wouldn’t it be great if success was simple?<p>But it isn’t.<p>There’s no one-size-fits-all answer for success in work and life, …

Spoils

By Rachel Lears & Robin Blotnick | March 21, 2018<p>Amy Vilela lost her daughter when she couldn’t afford the medical bills. When her Congressman told …

Universal Health Care

Passport photographs of celebrities - in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/gallery/2013/jul/29/passport-photographs-celebrities-in-pictures<p>720<p>As these passports of the stars reveal, …

29 Spelling Mistakes From India That Will Make You Laugh, Cry, And Gag

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Indian Lesbian Wedding | Los Angeles, CA

Posted by imsteph on Jul 9, 2013 in Bridal Portraits, LGBT, Love, Portfolio, Weddings | 934 Comments<p>I have been anticipating this wedding for years …

This 97-Year-Old Creates Beautiful Artwork in MS Paint

Talk about making it hard on yourself: Hal Lasko, a legally blind 97-year-old, is using Microsoft Paint from Windows 95 to create art.<p>MS Paint, …

Spend On The Things You Do Every Day

I used to be guilty of spending money on the life I thought I lived, rather than the life I was actually living. To illustrate what I mean, consider the following past expenditures:<p>Snowboarding apparel, for my first and only snowboarding trip to date.<br>• Evening dresses from Bluefly.com. Yes, they were …

Answer to Is there a limit to one's learning capacity?

How To Schedule Your Day For Peak Creative Performance

Are you a certified organizational ninja? It’s okay, nobody is–so steal this idea from career kickstarter Amber Rae, who shares her “Work, Play, Fit, Push” framework for getting things done while staying inspired.<p>About four years ago I started working for myself. I wanted the freedom and …