Summer Volunteer Programs for Teens

Volunteer summer programs, sometimes called volunteer vacations, can give teens the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of people in need, protect...
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Sally Beauty Launches New Haircare Line, “My Black is Beautiful”

Sally Beauty Holdings, Inc. today announced My Black is Beautiful, a collection of haircare products available exclusively in Sally Beauty stores nationwide and online. “We...

Medicare and Social Security are Heading for Bankruptcy, but What Does that Mean for...

It seems these days lawmakers are spoiling for a fight on just about every issue, but there's one topic few want to even bring...

Happy Hour Alert: Starbucks Is Giving Out Free Iced Drinks This Afternoon

There's no shortage of good reasons why it's high time to switch over from your usual hot coffee drink to something cooler for summer,...

Surprising: Study Finds 63% of Adult Facebook Users Are Less Likely to Experience Anxiety,...

There’s no shortage of research pointing to the downsides of too much time on social media. But could a daily Facebook session actually be good for...

In Secret, Elderly People Are Discussing ‘Rational Suicide’

Ten residents slipped away from their retirement community one Sunday afternoon for a covert meeting in a grocery store cafe. They aimed to answer...
Department of General Services analyst May Lee celebrates her 99th birthday at the ziggurat office building in West Sacramento on June 20, 2019, as she is honored for working for the state of California for 76 years. Lee will turn 99 on Sunday, June 23. (Autumn Payne/Sacramento Bee/TNS)

‘If You Keep Busy, You Enjoy Life’: 99-Year-Old California Woman Shares her Secrets for...

May Lee drives herself to work nearly every day at 6 a.m. Her job involves saving the state of California millions of dollars every...
FILE - This April 30, 2018 file photo shows a woman knitting in Silverdale Wash. A free, 8-million strong social network for knitters, crocheters and others in the fiber arts has banned any talk of President Donald Trump and his administration. The new policy on Ravelry.com was posted Sunday, June 23, 2019. The post says the site took the action because it can’t provide a space “inclusive of all and also allow support for open white supremacy.” (Larry Steagall/Kitsap Sun via AP, File)

Knitters Network, Ravelry.com, Bans Pro-Trump Artwork; Says it Doesn’t Want to Support White Supremacy

A free, 8-million strong social network for knitters, crocheters and others in the fiber arts has banned any mention of support for President Donald...

Beautiful Wishes for Your Friend’s Birthday

We all now and then find ourselves in a situation of some uncertainty and confusion when we have to congrat our loved ones on...

Discovering Your True Ancestry Helps Strengthen Your Sense of Self

Unless you’ve been living under that proverbial rock, you’ve at least heard about the DNA-craze these days. Companies large and small are offering you...

New Study Shows Most People Aren’t Repaying Credit Cards in the Best Way

What's the best way to pay down credit card debt? LaTisha Styles, Millennial Finance Expert and Founder of Financial Success Media, LLC, outlines two...
In this Wednesday, March 20, 2019 file photo an aircraft lands at the international airport in Frankfurt, Germany, as the sun sets. There is a small but growing movement in Sweden that's consciously shunning air travel because of its impact on the environment. (AP Photo/Michael Probst, file)

More People Shunning Air Travel Over Concerns About Environment

NYKOPING, Sweden (AP) — School’s out for summer and Swedish lawyer Pia Bjorstrand, her husband and their two sons are shouldering backpacks, ready to...

Oswald Chambers: God Wants Us to be Content in Life’s ‘Drudgery’ and ‘Daily Routine’

by Oswald Chambers 2 Peter 1:5 says, "Also, add to your faith…" Peter said in this passage that we have become “partakers of the divine nature”...

Should You Be Drinking Celery Juice?

It's the latest trend in health circles, with devotees claiming it can treat any number of conditions and improve concentration and general health. But is...
In this undated photo issued by Britain's Prince Harry Duke and Duchess of Sussex of their six-week-old son Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor that they shared on their Instagram account @SussexRoyal to mark Father's Day, Sunday June 16, 2019. Prince Harry and Meghan Duchess of Sussex are celebrating their first Father's Day together with their son Archie, by sharing this new sepia toned image showing Prince Harry holding Archie, on their royal Instagram account. (The Duke and Duchess of Sussex/@SussexRoyal via AP)

Meghan and Harry Post Father’s Day Photo of Baby Archie

Prince Harry and Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex have released a photograph of their 6-week-old son Archie for Father’s Day. The sepia-toned photo, posted Sunday...

7 Surprisingly Simple Ways To Become More Productive

By Carey Nieuwhof Ever notice your day seems to vaporize and you wonder what happened to all your best intentions? 7 Surprisingly Simple Ways To Become...
The worst airport in the U.S. is Los Angeles International Airport, according to a new ranking. (Photo: Jefferson Graham)

Los Angeles International Airport Named Worst in the World

When it comes to traveling, you want to be prepared. That means knowing what the best experiences are in the world of travel — and the...
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Oprah Winfrey Reveals She Had Pre-diabetes Before Losing 42 Pounds

Oprah Winfrey was diagnosed with "pre-diabetes" before losing 42 lbs. The 65-year-old media mogul began her journey with WW - which was formerly known as...
In this May 11, 2018 photo, Emily Mogavero, 17, looks at her cellphone while walking in Delaware Park in Buffalo, N.Y. The teenager said keeping up with social media and maintaining online profiles can make her stress levels rise but will put her phone out of reach or power it down to manage it. (AP Photo/Carolyn Thompson)

Schools Struggle With Students’ Stress, Psychological Toll of Near-Constant Use of Phones, Devices

High school biology teacher Kelly Chavis knew smartphones were a distraction in her class. But not even her students realized the psychological toll of...
FILE - This Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019 file photo shows a Shetland sheepdog at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show in New York. A study published Thursday, June 6, 2019 in the journal Scientific Reports, suggests that dogs owners experiencing long bouts of stress can actually transfer the stress to their dogs like a contagious infection. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)

Study Finds Stressed-Out Humans Transfer Stress to Their Dogs Through Touch

When dog owners go through a stressful period, they’re not alone in feeling the pressure — their dogs feel it too, a new study...