Dominique Bailey

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So The U.S. Military Apparently Dropped A 500-Pound Bomb On Its Own Soldiers

Gazing out over a valley in the Paktika Province in Afghanistan in 2013, a soldier in a U.S. Army infantry outpost filmed as his unit waited for an air strike to rain down on a group of Taliban fighters in the distance. Instead, the 500-pound bomb appears to have targeted the Americans, coming …

Make It: DIY Hanging Mason Jar Planters

Just when I thought I'd seen every possible mason jar craft, I stumbled across this sweet and simple idea!<p>Armed with some twine, Karla from Oh So …

Amanda Knox conviction in Italy could spur lengthy extradition fight | News Home | Reuters

(Reuters) - Italy’s conviction of Amanda Knox for the murder of her British roommate when the two were exchange students together could spur a drawn-out fight over extradition in the United States, where supporters contend she is the victim of a faulty foreign justice system.<p>Amanda Knox sits alone …

Lena Dunham’s recipe for success: Slump, shrug, obsess, prevail, repeat

Lena Dunham slips into a suite at London's Soho Hotel looking like the polished, confident older sister of Hannah, the character she plays on her hit show <i>Girls</i>. It's the international media day to launch the show's third season and Dunham has flown in from New York just for the occasion. She takes …

State Dept. Keystone XL Report Sees Little Impact From Project

The proposed Keystone XL pipeline would be safer than transporting oil sands bitumen by rail, says the final U.S. State Department report on the …

Retail Layoffs Likely To Intensify This Year, Analysts Say

TORONTO - Thousands of Canadian retail workers have been told they'll be getting pink slips as both Sears Canada and Best Buy Canada make dramatic …

American Apparel Ad Starring 62-Year-Old Lingerie Model Proves 'Sexy Has No Expiration Date'

Looks like the "Mature Model Gang" is here to stay.<p>Friday morning American Apparel posted a photo of their new lingerie ad starring 62-year-old actress, Jacky O'Shaughnessy. The caption read: "Sexy has no expiration date."<p>This is not the first time O'Shaughnessy has been featured in an ad for the …

Raising a child with a mental illness

On a Monday morning in September, 2006, during what they call their "darkest of days," Heather Bishop and Sean Quigley committed their 10-year-old daughter, Erynn, to a psychiatric hospital.<p>The breaking point came after a Saturday shopping trip to a Sam's Club in their hometown of London, Ont. When …

Mary Mann, Ex-Lululemon Staffer, Describes Cult-Like Atmosphere At Retailer

A former Lululemon sales associate has written a tell-all article for Salon about the corporate culture inside the famous yoga fashion retailer, …

Facebook Lawsuit Alleges Site 'Reading Its Users' Personal Messages'

A class-action lawsuit filed against Facebook says the social network “systematically violated consumers’ privacy by reading its users’ personal, …

Toronto ‘exploring’ call to army for ice storm help, deputy mayor says

Toronto's deputy mayor says he is "exploring" whether to call in the army, with the city facing a lengthy and costly cleanup after an ice storm that knocked out power to 300,000 homes and other buildings.<p>Norm Kelly said extra hands could be needed to get rid of fallen trees, branches and other …

Yup, he's officially running for mayor again. Rob Ford registered this morning to run in Toronto's municipal elections in October. http://huff.to/1gqdYTt (Photo: Getty)

Alabama Couple Names Baby Krimson Tyde, Is Shocked By Backlash

An Alabama couple is shocked at the backlash they've experienced after naming their newborn son "Krimson Tyde."<p>Summer and Steven Steele, who are from the small town of Andalusia, Ala., named their son after the University of Alabama's football team, the Crimson Tide. The couple told Alabama Media …

Mantha penalty shot the winner as Canada tops Swiss 4-1 to reach semis

Anthony Mantha has Canada a win away from reaching the final at the world junior hockey championship.<p>Mantha got the game-winner on a penalty shot while defenceman Griffin Reinhart added a goal and an assist as Canada beat Switzerland 4-1 on Thursday to reach the semifinal round.<p>The Canadians will …

How a Hollywood Guru Helped Me Stop Being So Damn Indecisive

Trapped in a lifelong cycle of what-ifs, Amanda FitzSimons finally finds some answers—and an exit from the cul-de-sac of indecision<p>"Have you ever considered taking an SSRI?"<p>On the long, long list of things you never want a supervisor to call you into a conference room to suggest—maybe, okay, please …

8 Ways To Practice More Positivity In 2014

It's impossible to go an entire year without navigating through some challenges -- but despite any setbacks, many are approaching 2014 with an optimistic outlook. Almost 50 percent of Americans believe their fortunes will improve in the new year. Is 2014 going to be the year of positivity?<p>According …

43 Small Kitchen Ideas That Won't Make You Feel Claustrophobic

Sky-high cabinets and mirrored backsplashes are your friends here.<p>When your prep space is no larger than a closet, even one person can feel like too many cooks in the kitchen. These tricks will help you make the most of your counter space and cabinetry. And when you want to plan for your future …

Dare To Embrace Uncertainty In 2014

A new year is upon us. If you’re anything like me, right about now you’ve probably begun to think about what you can do (or stop doing) to secure for yourself a greater sense of success (however you define it!) in the year ahead.<p>Of course online blogs and media outlets are brimming with columns on …

How Sleep Deprivation Decays the Mind and Body

Getting too little sleep can have serious health consequences, including depression, weight gain, and heart disease. It is torture. I know.<p>I awoke in a bed for the first time in days. My joints ached and my eyelids, which had been open for so long, now lay heavy as old hinges above my cheekbones. I …

Cinnamon Can Help Lower Blood Sugar, But One Variety May Be Best

If I say cinnamon, you say ... sugar? It's a popular combination, of course.<p>But if you're interested in the health-promoting effects of cinnamon, you may want to think anew about the spice.<p>For instance, says John Critchley, executive chef at Bourbon Steak Restaurant in Washington, D.C., why not add …