Shocara McCurry

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What Your Child Can Teach You About Yourself

According to Dr. Shefali Tsabary, author of <i>The Conscious Parent</i>, parenting isn't meant to be a hierarchy in which a leader gives orders from above. …

Why Letting Go Is Better Than Assigning Blame

Find OWN on<p>TV<p>Log Out<p>Aired on 04/20/2014 | tv-14<p>If you hold on to pain inflicted by others, you risk missing an opportunity to move forward. Watch as …

Mindfulness

Best DIY Recipe For Homemade Febreze - Air Freshener

We all love Febreze Air Freshener but it can sometimes be expensive. Why not make your own <b>DIY Febreze Fabric Freshener</b> and save some money! <i>You may</i> …

Elderly Couple Run a Marathon a Day for a Whole Year, Set New World Record

Most people forget their New Year resolutions within a few weeks, some can’t even make it a day. But a Melbourne couple in their 60s have completed …

17 Make-It-Happen Makeovers to Try Today

Discover surprising ways to make a few things over, under, and just generally better. Go ahead, make your day...<p>Photo: Peter Rosa, Illustration: …

AP Photograph Leads Family to Reunite with Missing Son

Paul and Michelle Simmons started 2014 searching for their missing son.<p>Nicholas Simmons disappeared from his parents’ house in upstate New York on …

Firefighter finds his daughter dying in crash on Christmas Eve

Duty called a volunteer firefighter in New Hampshire on Christmas Eve to the site of a fatal car crash, where fate dealt him a heartbreaking blow.<p>The mangled body of a dying woman he removed from the crushed SUV in the town of Brookline was his own daughter, CNN affiliate WMUR reported, citing …

Videos raise more questions about missing Michigan doctor Teleka Patrick

Three weeks ago, Teleka Patrick disappeared.<p>The 30-year-old doctor in residency failed to show up for work on December 6 in Kalamazoo, Michigan. The night before, police 100 miles south in Indiana found her car abandoned but not crashed in a ditch off busy I-94.<p>Investigators searched but came up …

Minimum wage to rise in 13 states on Jan. 1

Starting January 1, minimum wage workers in 13 states and four cities will see higher paychecks.<p>While most of the increases amount to less than 15 cents per hour, workers in places like New Jersey, Connecticut, New York and Rhode Island will see a bigger bump.<p>Earlier this year, New Jersey residents …

Unemployment benefits expire, Dems vow to fight on

<b>(CNN)</b> - Long-term unemployment benefits for 1.3 million Americans expired Saturday after Congress failed to pass an extension. Reinstating those benefits is expected to be one of the first priorities for congressional Democrats in the new year.<p>“Extending unemployment insurance is the right thing to …

8 disappearing tax breaks

Dozens of popular tax breaks are on the verge of disappearing.<p>Credits and deductions benefiting everyone from teachers and students to homeowners are scheduled to expire at the end of the year, unless Congress extends them.<p>Here are eight of the tax breaks that will be missed the most, and how you …