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A Perfect Grade: Wrapping Idea for a Teacher's Gift

Get an A (for adorable!) with this wrapping idea for an end-of-year teacher’s gift. Cover a gift box with ruled handwriting paper, secure it with tape, and top it with a tape-measure-ribbon bow. Then have your child show off her best penmanship by writing the teacher’s name directly on the</i> …

Cute

5 Basic Makeup Brushes

Makeup

5 Must-Have Picks for Waterproof Makeup

Waterproofing

Small-Space Garden Ideas

Feeling left behind by the grow-your-own-food revolution because you live in a gardenless apartment or have a postage-stamp yard? Take heart: Anyone with a sunny windowsill, patio, or balcony can cultivate edibles. In fact, choosing plants that are nourishing, delicious, and beautiful is the …

Exclusive: Read J.K. Rowling's new post for the latest Harry Potter 'gossip'

<i>Can’t get enough of Harry Potter? Then this is for you.</i> <i>Since March, best-selling author J. K. Rowling has been writing original stories about the imaginary 2014 Quidditch World Cup Finals for</i> Pottermore<i>, the online home for the world of Harry Potter.</i><p><i>Rowling shared her latest Pottermore.com</i> <i>story</i> …

10 Things No One Ever Tells You About Shaving Your Legs

<b>You Must Exfoliate Your Skin Before Shaving</b><br>This helps to get rid of dead skin cells that could clog up your razor. It also works to prevent a too-close shave, which can lead to cuts or razor burn. You can use a mild scrub or an everyday exfoliant.<p><b>Shaving Cream Makes a Big Difference</b><br>Ditch your soap, …

10 Food Choices That Will Change Your LIFE

There is a solution to this very complex and far-reaching problem: you. By making small changes to your own diet, you can not only improve your health but also become part of the collective force needed to re-create a healthy food system that feeds the world well. Start here.<p><b>1 OCCUPY YOUR …

Study: Interrupted Sleep May Be as Harmful as No Sleep at All

Fragmented sleep could be as physically harmful as a total lack of sleep, according to an unprecedented study.<p>Lead researcher Prof. Avi Sadeh and his …

z redirected 5 Foods with More Potassium Than a Banana

Turns out it isn't the only food packed with this powerful nutrient.<p>Potassium is a crucial nutrient, playing key roles in muscle strength, nerve function and heart health. And if you don't get enough—4,700 mg a day—it could lead to a deficiency, complete with fatigue, muscle cramps, heart …

Nutrition

The One Veggie With Actual Detoxing Power

Salad and green smoothie junkies, are you listening?<p>Ever since the detox diet trend hit big, nutritionists have generally given the thumbs-down to the idea that certain foods can rid your body of harmful chemicals (ah, that’s what your liver is for). But a new study demonstrates that one green …

Israel's President: Gaza ground offensive 'may happen quite soon'

Israeli airstrikes pounded targets in Gaza, killing scores of people Wednesday as dozens of militant rockets streaked into Israel.<p>The continued Hamas barrage prompted Israel's Prime Minister to step up the offensive against the militant group.<p>"The operation will be expanded and will continue until …

Jokowi's victory claim disputed in Indonesia

Ex-general Prabowo Subianto has refused to accept a victory claim from his rival, Jakarta Governor Joko "Jokowi" Widodo, after a closely-fought presidential race in Indonesia.<p>Mohammed Mahfud, head of Prabowo's campaign, said the campaign had won in many regions, saying: "We ask our people to watch …

Hamas fires rockets at Israeli cities after Gaza offensive

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_med/public/dl_politics/dl_wales_plenary/1091000/1091579_h264_800k.mp4?__gda__=1524661936_6f8fd8547ee238fcbe4e731d66310eeb<p><b>Palestinian militants have fired more rockets at Israeli cities after Israel carried out dozens of overnight air strikes on the Gaza</b> …

Iraq: 50 bodies, many blindfolded and bound, found near Baghdad

Iraqi officials discovered 50 bodies, many of them blindfolded and with their hands bound, in an agricultural area outside a city south of Baghdad on Wednesday, raising concerns over a possible sectarian killing amid the battle against a Sunni insurgency.<p><i>(</i>What is ISIL and what do they want in Iraq?</i> …