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Where 'Family Man' And 'Soldier' Meet

Ed Shock | Posted 11.21.2014 | Impact
Ed Shock

When I signed up to serve in the United States Air Force at age 23 in 1985, I knew that serving my country also meant I would sacrifice some precious ...

Can National Service Save the Economy?

Tae Yoo | Posted 11.20.2014 | Impact
Tae Yoo

Last year at a conference on national service, I heard a young man named Johann Shockency speak. Johann said that as a child, he had one goal: to serve his country through the armed forces.

How To Stay Serene (And Smart) On Black Friday

Brittney Bowen and Bethany Delk | Posted 11.20.2014 | Technology
Brittney Bowen and Bethany Delk

Whether you wholeheartedly embrace the deals or consider yourself more of a passive shopper, Black Friday madness is just around the corner. Howeve...

Do You Live In One Of The Best States For Clean Energy?

Posted 11.21.2014 | Green

No matter where you live in the United States, everyone should have the freedom of choice when it comes to making clean and efficient energy decisions...

5 Things We Learned From Visiting A Football Helmet Factory

Co-hosts of 'Made Right Here' | Posted 11.20.2014 | Sports
Co-hosts of 'Made Right Here'

In November, football is at a fever pitch in America at every level of the sport – in high school bleachers, collegiate stadiums and professional do...

The Untold Story Of Orphans and Ebola

Carolyn S. Miles | Posted 11.20.2014 | Impact
Carolyn S. Miles

Last month I took a trip to see our Ebola response programs in Liberia, a country filled with a plethora of financial and health problems. Diseases such as Ebola have afflicted the country with one of the gravest social issues: orphaned children living day-to-day without any sort of parental guidance.

The Key To Creating A Healthy, Hygienic Environment -- No Matter Where You Live

Karin Krchnak | Posted 11.19.2014 | Impact
Karin Krchnak

Like many people, I take my good health for granted. When people around me fall ill--with a stomach bug, for example--I make extra trips to my nice, c...

Your State Might Be Offering These Awesome Perks For EVs And You Don't Even Know It

Posted 11.19.2014 | Green

Buying an electric car is not as scary as it might seem. Between the charging stations that are popping up across America and government incentives an...

Stir-Crazy Solutions: 7 Inventive Indoor Family Games

Posted 11.18.2014 | Parents

For some people, a rainy Saturday means camping out in pajamas with a large supply of baked goods and a carefully curated movie streaming lineup. ...

6 Things Pregnant Women Can Do To Lower The Risk Of Premature Birth

Joy Marini, MS, PA-C | Posted 11.21.2014 | Impact
Joy Marini, MS, PA-C

Baby Nga was born at home in her mother's bed. They weren't sure exactly what day she was due to arrive, but they knew that this day was too early; the midwife shook her head with fading hope that the infant would make it.

These Performance Art Experiences Prove That The Future Of Theater Is Now

Posted 11.17.2014 | Arts

Sure, going to a play or musical can be riveting, but it can lack a certain element of surprise. Though the words and faces and costumes may change, a...

These Numbers Reveal The Harsh Road Home For Wounded Service Members

Posted 11.18.2014 | Impact

We'd imagine that homecoming would bring service members a range of emotions: relief, pride and perhaps excitement. But for many returning home from ...

The Insane New Technology Harnessing The Ultimate Green Energy Source: The Human Body

Posted 11.18.2014 | Technology

Forget about your smartphone or your Google Glass: The most sophisticated piece of machinery that any of us tote around on a regular basis is the huma...

8 Awesome Etsy Shops To Get Your Vintage Jewelry Fix

Posted 11.14.2014 | Style

Putting on a piece of vintage jewelry, whether it's from the 50s or the 80s, is a simple, yet eye-catching way to take your look from trendy to timele...

12 Street Performances That Are Better Than Anything You'll See On TV

Posted 11.12.2014 | Entertainment

Step right up, folks! And welcome to the oldest, grandest, most splendiferous show on Earth. Matriculants of this ancient open-air university include ...

VOTE: Who Is The Sexiest Man Of All Time?

Posted 11.14.2014 | Entertainment
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It's been the Year of Heartbreak. First, in the knot heard around the world, eternal bachelor George Clooney up and married British attorney Amal Ala...

9 Inspiring Quotes From People Who Made Unbelievable Comebacks

Posted 11.11.2014 | Entertainment

If you can find inspiration after a plane crash, 47 days lost at sea and two years in a series of brutal prison camps, anything is possible. At le...

The Harsh Reality Women Face When Coming Home From War

Ashleigh Bryant | Posted 11.11.2014 | Impact
Ashleigh Bryant

I witnessed some terrible things in the summer of 2009, in the thick of war in southern Afghanistan. The war changed me forever, and I carry it with m...

Μυστικά από το νησί όπου οι άνθρωποι ξεχνούν να πεθάνουν

Next Avenue | Laine Bergeson | Posted 11.14.2014 | Training

ΕΙΔΙΚΑ ΑΠΟ Επόμενο Λεωφόρο Με Laine Bergeson On the Greek island of Ikaria, people forget to die. For the most part...

What To Never Say On A First Date (If You Want A Second One)

Posted 11.10.2014 | Comedy

A first date generally goes one of two ways: swimmingly...or you want to swim away immediately. But even the best date can be instantly ruined if you ...

These Are The States With The Most Open Missing Persons Cases

Posted 11.20.2014 | Entertainment

It’s the unthinkable in the age of connectivity. A spouse doesn’t arrive home on time; a colleague fails to show up for work; a child never makes ...

What Japan Can Teach You About Living A Long, Healthy Life

Posted 11.10.2014 | Healthy Living

Want to know where to look to live a long, prosperous, healthy life? It’s simple. Just look east. Japan, the land that gave us such treasures as ...

Ήχος Cloud (ήχος μόνο) Βίντεο

Posted 11.14.2014 | Training

Miley Cyrus είναι γνωστή για πολλά πράγματα, όπως twerking και την ποπ αίνιγμα που λέγεται "B...

How Quitting Smoking Changes Your Body

Posted 11.10.2014 | Healthy Living

The grim news is that cigarette smoking is attributed to about 443,000 deaths each year in the United States. The good news is that the younger you ar...

How I Realized Child Hunger Hits Everyone Close To Home

Patrick Creadon | Posted 11.14.2014 | Impact
Patrick Creadon

Child hunger in America is often something you don't "see" or suspect is close to you, but I found myself in an affluent area I knew quite well, interviewing hungry kids who live just blocks away from million dollar homes. I realized for the first time, 'If child hunger can exist here, it can exist anywhere.