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West Virginia mayor quits after comment on Michelle Obama: reports | Reuters

(Reuters) - The mayor of a tiny West Virginia town resigned on Tuesday after her comment on a Facebook post that called first lady Michelle Obama an “ape in heels” drew international attention, local media reported.<p>Mayor Beverly Whaling of Clay, a town of some 500 people about 25 miles (42 km) …

Social Media and Secret Lives of American Teenage Girls

Illustration by Rebecca Mock for TIME<p>Once upon a time, only the wealthy and privileged could afford to have their portraits painted by a small, …

How To Make Your Kids Smarter: 10 Steps Backed By Science

I’ve explored the science behind what makes kids happier, what type of parenting works best and what makes for joyful families.<p>But <b>what makes children</b> …

This Is the Number One Mistake Parents Make When Arguing With Kids

How do you deal with out of control kids?<p>The authors of the bestseller <i>How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk</i> have some great …

True adulthood doesn't begin until age 25

The trend has been dubbed ‘kidulthood’ by commentators<p>True adulthood does not begin in the western world until 25 because young people are putting off settling down for longer, a psychiatrist has claimed.<p>Although the transition from child to adult is traditionally marked at 18, in fact, crucial …