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How to Shoot with Natural Light: 10 Tips

<i>Filmmaker Noam Kroll is working on his second feature, and he’s blogging tips for fellow filmmakers on</i> <i>his blog</i><i>. Last week, we shared with you</i> <i>Kroll’s</i> …

9 Vegetarian Casseroles Even Meat Eaters Will Love

Take veggies, add cheese and your favorite starch (pasta, polenta, rice), and you're in one-dish dinner heaven.<p>Another Reason to Love the Tiny Little …

11 Teachers’ Tips on How to Handle Children

<b>The advice:</b> “If you want kids to listen, lower your voice instead of raising it. This forces kids to focus. Whisper, ‘If you can hear me, touch your …

Kids

Toddler discipline, is that a thing?

Shares 166<p>Toddler discipline. Write it enough and it stops making sense completely (like is <i>discipline</i> even a word?)! Toddlers are delightful …

Home Economics: The Link Between Work-Life Balance and Income Equality

The central conflict of domestic life right now isn't men versus women or mothers versus fathers; it's the family against money.<p>My wife leans in. A year ago, after nine hours of labor, she received an epidural and immediately asked me to pass the iPad so she could send a note to work. I suggested …

What’s a Working Dad to Do?

I was on a radio show last Father’s Day to discuss the struggles men face in trying to balance work and family demands.<p>During the interview, the co-host, John Aberman, told a quick anecdote about a run-in he had when he was a rising corporate lawyer at a prestigious NYC firm. He was divorced and …

7 Do's and Don'ts of Raising a Happy Child

Happiness probably tops the list of things you want to cultivate in your children -- just follow our list of what to do (and not do) when nurturing your child's positive outlook.<p>Do Let Your Kid Take the Lead<p>Spend "child-centered time" with your kid every day, says Joyce Nolan Harrison, M.D., …

Parenting

Twitter's IPO Filing Shows 215 Million Monthly Active Users

In its IPO filing, Twitter revealed today that it has more than 200 million monthly active users who tweet 500 million tweets per day.<p>Among the …

Woman shot and killed by Capitol police after chaotic chase from White House

A woman who tried to force her car through a White House security fence Thursday afternoon was shot and killed by police after a 12-block chase past the Capitol, which was locked down for a half-hour, authorities said.<p>The suspect — a dental hygienist with a history of mental issues, according to …

Remembering a friendship with Nintendo's reclusive boss

Ex-president of Nintendo, Hiroshi Yamauchi, died in September. Mysterious, imperious, and more than a little scary, Yamauchi earned a semi-mythical status in the games industry for his bold decision making and shrewd judgement — judgement that turned Nintendo into one of the world's foremost …

Michael Jordan says he could beat LeBron James 1-on-1 in his prime

It's the impossible matchup we'd all give anything to see. Michael Jordan said he would beat LeBron James in a game of one-on-one. He gave Kobe a shot, though.<p>Michael Jordan has never lacked confidence in his basketball abilities; he reinforced as much on Tuesday when he said he could have defeated …

The Way We Used To Talk

<b>For reasons I need not pursue here</b>, I was helping someone with some research that required me to look into the origins of what became known as the Great Society, Lyndon Johnson's epic attempt to reboot and extend the New Deal. The idea began, or so says Randall Woods in his biography of LBJ, with …

Apple bumps Coca-Cola to become world's top brand

For the first time in its 13-year history, Interbrand has a new leader of its annual study of the most valuable brand names: Apple.<p>The iPhone maker bumped Coca-Cola, which had led the study since it began in 2000, with a brand value that Interbrand assessed at $98.3 billion. And reflecting the …

Google Glass

The Galaxy's Core Is About to Explode

The supermassive black hole at the center of the Milky Way Galaxy will soon consume a blob of gas and begin to radiate energy at a tremendous rate.<p>The supermassive black hole at the center of the Milky Way Galaxy will soon consume a blob of gas and begin to radiate energy at a tremendous rate.

Universe

Absolutely Stunning 3-D View of a Cosmic Cloud

To call Finnish astrophotographer J-P Metsävainio a magician is definitely not an exaggeration! Take a look at his latest handiwork, this amazing 3-D …

Universe

Sun Wakes Up - Spits a Powerful Prominence | Video

Crisis rooted in GOP's budget

To understand the shutdown crisis in Washington, go back to the House Republican balanced budget plan last spring.<p>To placate the right, promises were made then that could not be kept, and with a new fiscal year beginning Tuesday, GOP leaders are running out of room. President Barack Obama may very …

In Government Shutdown, Congress Members Still Get Paid While Federal Workers Wait In Limbo

WASHINGTON -- In the event of a government shutdown, hundreds of thousands of federal workers would be furloughed, not knowing if or when they'd get paid. Their paychecks would ultimately depend upon the benevolence of a fractious Congress, which decides whether to pass legislation retroactively …

Nokia tablet gets approved by the FCC with AT&T and Verizon LTE

We have to hand it to Nokia: the company faces an acquisition by Microsoft in the very near future, but it's still got a few tricks up its sleeves. The FCC just approved a mystery device known as the RX-114, and Nokia's team did an incredible job of dressing up the paperwork so as to hide all clues …

U.S. Agents Already Sifting Rubble of Kenya Mall Attack

U.S. federal agents have joined a team of international investigators to sift through the still smoking rubble of the Kenyan shopping mall that was …

Kenya Says Security Forces Have Taken Control Of Mall, Gunfire Reportedly Heard

* Kenyan president says militants "defeated"<p>* Says 5 militants dead, 11 held, 67 other people dead<p>* Bodies still under rubble of collapsed floors<p>* Unclear if security operation completely over<p>* Unclear if British woman, Americans among militants<p>By Richard Lough and Edmund Blair<p>NAIROBI, Sept 24 …