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When Your Child Is An Old Soul

“All of my friends are having a massive playdate today, and they’re bringing their Nerf guns and everything!” my son told me excitedly the other day.</i> …

Parenting

Kids Whose Parents Limit Screen Time Do Worse in College, New Study Shows

You think strict tech rules are helping your kids do better in school but you may be wrong.<p>Pediatricians tell parents young kids shouldn't have more than an hour a day of screen time. Meanwhile tech titans like Bill Gates and Steve Jobs were even stricter with their own kids' tech use. Both sets of …

Parenting

How to Negotiate Your Salary: Managers’ 13 Top Tips

“Does anyone know how to negotiate salary?” my friend asks at one of our semiregular wine nights. Our conversations usually run the gamut from what’s …

Employment

Ten Signs You're Smarter Than You Think

Dear Liz,<p>School was not my thing. I finished high school and got an associate’s degree, but it was hard. I’ve been working since I was 16. I have no desire to go back to school again if I can help it.<p>I worked at a hardware store in high school and college. I became the manager of the store when I …

Employment

Video shows white people cheering about going ‘N-word hunting’

A white Missouri woman has been fired from her serving job and is being investigated by the U.S. Air Force for using the N-word in a disgusting …

U.S. Air Force

Parents who refuse to call their newborns "girls" or "boys" are leading the gender revolution

When Ashlee Dean Wells gave birth to her son 13 years ago, she was determined that his life wouldn’t be limited by gender. She gave him toys and clothes traditionally associated with both girls and boys, and found he enjoyed dresses and tutus as much as shorts and T-shirts. “There was no shopping …

Gender-Neutral

39 Foods That Contain Almost Zero Calories

Calories provide the energy that your body uses during rest, physical activity and digestion.<p>While there is no evidence to support that …

Nutrition

Asset rich but cash poor?: how to use your property to boost your income

Baby-boomers are often said to be better off than younger generations, but many are struggling to generate enough income in their later years.<p>The over-55s are increasingly referred to as the “sandwich generation”, as they fund their children’s education or first step on the property ladder, often …

Retirement

Revealed: first child to be diagnosed with Internet addiction by the NHS

A 15-year-old boy is set to be diagnosed with internet gaming addiction in what is believed to be the first case of its kind in the NHS.<p>The teenager from North London has been off school for a year after becoming so addicted to gaming that he has lost confidence to leave his home.<p>The decision …

Mental Health

Hundreds remember Jo Cox at Ramadan meal in Batley

<b>Hundreds of people gathered to celebrate the end of the daily Ramadan fast and remember Jo Cox.</b><p>Friends and family of Mrs Cox were among those at the second Big Iftar event held in Batley, West Yorkshire, on Saturday night, where she was MP.<p>The first was staged in 2017, a year after she was shot and …

Jo Cox

Sex Workers Are Using Crypto to Save for Retirement

MelissaSweet1, a camgirl in Arizona, started accepting cryptocurrency as payment for her erotic webcam performances three years ago. But usually, she …

Financial Services

Seven (or more) things you didn't know about your brain

The brain — the central "control unit" of our bodies, repository of memories and emotions. Throughout history, philosophers have believed that the …

The Brain

The 112 secret text message codes used by children all parents should know about

Many parents know how difficult it can be to find the right balance with their children's activity online.<p>And secret codes and messages used by …

County Durham

How our colonial past altered the ecobalance of an entire planet

It brought riches to Britain and many other European nations; played a major role in enslaving more than 10 million Africans; and created the first global markets in cotton, tobacco and sugar. But now colonialism has been accused of having an even greater influence. It is claimed that it changed …

Anthropocene

A Single Photo Captured President Trump's Approach to the G7 Summit

This is not the first time an image of German Chancellor Angela Merkel literally talking down to an American president has made the rounds …

Donald Trump

The State Of Business Intelligence, 2018

• Executive Management, Operations, and Sales are the three primary roles driving Business Intelligence (BI) adoption in 2018.<br>• Dashboards, reporting, end-user self-service, advanced visualization, and data warehousing are the top five most important technologies and initiatives strategic to BI in …

Big Data

School choir mistress ‘raped student after class finished for the day’

A school choir mistress has been arrested after she allegedly raped and sodomized an underage student.<p>Haley Reed, 35, is said to have had sexual …

High School

Scared by Facebook? Wait Till Millennials Are Selling Their Data

Alice Liogier wants to slap a price on her data.<p>The 23-year-old graduate student from Paris is researching the commercial use of personal information …

Privacy

Beware the ‘mother of all credit bubbles’

Let’s recall those heady days of 2006 when home prices were rising 10, 15, even 20 percent a year, allowing millions of homeowners to refinance mortgages and collectively take out more than $300 billion in cash from the increased value of their properties. Some spent the money on furniture, …

Finance

London Stock Exchange trading opens hour late after 'embarrassing' blackout

The London Stock Exchange (LSE) has blamed a technical glitch for its first major trading blackout in more than seven years, a rare disruption for one of the largest equity markets in the world.<p>The start to trading on Europe's largest stock exchange suffered a one-hour delay on Thursday morning …

London Stock Exchange

Women Invest Differently Than Men and Get Better Results

Women are on track to become richer in coming decades. How they invest it will move markets.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The stubborn refusal of the gender pay gap to close, or even narrow, is a constant source of frustration for anyone who cares about …

Investing

BREAKING: NASA Just Revealed Conclusive Evidence of Organic Compounds on Mars

Aliens...?<p>For years, NASA's Curiosity rover has patiently gathered samples on the surface of Mars. Today, scientists are announcing they've …

Methane

Child Behavior Problems: What's Normal and What Isn't

Children are supposed to break the rules sometimes. Testing limits is how they learn about themselves and the world. The consequences you give them …

Parenting

Building Blocks of Life Found on Mars

Two landmark discoveries reveal organic carbon on the red planet, shaping the future hunt for life on Mars.<p>Day to day, it’s easy to lose sight of an astonishing fact: Since 2012, humankind has been driving a nuclear-powered sciencemobile the size of an SUV on another planet.<p>This engineering marvel, …

Astronomy

The best parts of your childhood probably involved things today’s kids will never know

The endless stretch of a lazy summer afternoon. Visits to a grandparent’s house in the country. Riding your bicycle through the neighborhood after dark. These were just a few of the revealing answers from more than 400 Twitter users in response to a question: “What was a part of your childhood that …

Parenting

Brussels refuses to extend UK trade deals during transition

Brussels is upping the pressure on Britain's ability to secure roll-over trade deals with dozens of countries after Brexit, refusing to help extend …

United Kingdom

An independent Scotland can reject austerity and build a better society

There has been a palpable change in the air in Scottish political debate over the last couple of weeks.<p>In government, the SNP is as busy as ever with …

United Kingdom

We're learning more about how social isolation damages your brain and body — here are the biggest effects

Going without human contact for too long can literally break your heart.<p>That's according to a new study of social isolation published in the Journal of the American Heart Association in May, which tracked more than 1,600 people living with heart failure.<p>We've known for a while that being alone is a …

Psychology

These Five Technologies Are Disrupting Every Sector

Envision the world ten years from now. Driverless cars, robots, and drones come to mind. Yet these technologies are mere applications and embodiments …

Artificial Intelligence

London Bridge attack hero feels 'abandoned'

<b>A Romanian baker who fought three terrorists with crates during the London Bridge attack has said he feels abandoned by the authorities.</b><p>Florin Morariu helped people hide in his bakery then confronted the three men when they launched their van and knife attack on 3 June last year.<p>He said he had …

London Bridge