We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these daily meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be part of bringing spirituality alive in your life. Today's meditation features a song by folk rock star Neil Young. "Heart of Gold" echoes the sentiments of...
VATICAN CITY (RNS) The Vatican has ordered a Roman Catholic diocese in eastern Paraguay to remove a priest accused of sex abuse in the U.S. and to restrict the activities of the bishop who hired him. Pope Francis sent a cardinal and an archbishop to investigate Carlos Urrutigoity in the...
(RNS) Iraq’s Christians are begging the world for help. Is anybody listening? Since capturing the country’s second largest city of Mosul in early June, the Islamic State, formerly known as ISIS, has ordered Christians to convert to Islam, pay taxes levied on non-Muslims, or die. The extremist Sunni group is...
STURBRIDGE, Mass. — Sarah Blanchard was sorry she skipped a worship service. Sarah Wood apologized for denouncing infant baptisms. And as for the Cheneys, Joseph and Abigail? Well, “with shame, humiliation and sorrow,” they acknowledged having had sex before marriage.
Looking to borrow some money? We've found you the best person to go to in each state. The interactive map below from the real estate blog Movoto shows the net worth of the richest resident in each U.S. state. Darker shades of blue reflect those at the richest...
Circadian Clock Diet,
Circadian Rhythm Diet,
Sleep And Diet,
Healthy Living News
By Melaina Juntti for Men's Journal If you work overnight shifts, pull frequent late nights at the office or travel so often that you're constantly jet-lagged, you know how tough it can be to get good, quality sleep -- even when your overtaxed body badly craves it. That's because having...
We've all been there: You're at work or dinner with friends, reach into the pocket where you usually keep your phone and... nothing. Then comes the panic. It's gotten to the point now where forgetting our phones makes us feel like we're missing a limb. According to a
Name: Kodi Seaton
Before Weight: 350 pounds How I Gained It: A childhood trauma led me to binge on food to cope with my feelings. I became addicted to food; it became my emotional crutch. Coupled with zero physical activity, my weight continued...
How To Get Away With Murder,
Scandal Season 4,
Scandal Shonda Rhimes,
Shonda Rhimes How To Get Away With Murder,
Shonda Rhimes is taking over your Thursday nights. The writer/director/producer already has two fan-favorite shows on ABC with "Scandal" and "Grey's Anatomy," but she has new one joining the lineup. "How to Get Away with Murder" stars Viola Davis as a criminal defense professor who gets entangled in...
In an age of airlines piling on the fees, it's rare to encounter an airline announcing something that will be free. But this week Delta Air Lines announced it will begin offering free in-flight entertainment on all domestic flights longer than 90 minutes. In...
Fitness And Exercise,
Healthy Living News
You don't really want to do a hundredth sit-up, do you? They're one of those exercises you can do for ages -- often without dramatic results. In fact, experts tend to agree that crunches and sit-ups are not only not the fast-track to washboard abs, they may even...
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg said Thursday in an interview on Yahoo News that five men on the court have a "blind spot" when it comes to discrimination against women. The five conservative justices last month ruled in Burwell v. Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc., that...
Brian Cornell Target,
Gregg Steinhafel Target,
John Mulligan Target,
Target Brian Cornell,
Target Gregg Steinhafel,
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Target has hired Pepsi executive Brian Cornell as its new chairman and CEO as it looks to recover from a huge data breach and troubles in Canada. Cornell replaces interim CEO John Mulligan, who is chief financial officer for the Minneapolis company. Mulligan stepped into the interim...
GENEVA (AP) — The U.N.'s top human rights official is accusing Israel and Hamas militants of committing war crimes in the latest Gaza war. U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay says that by placing and firing rockets within heavily populated areas both sides are committing "a violation of...
Miuccia Prada once said, “I hate the idea that you shouldn’t wear something just because you’re a certain age,” and while we’re in full agreement, we figure it can’t hurt to suggest some killer style icons for every decade of your life. So the next time you’re looking for inspiration,...
Congressional Leadership Fund,
Corporate Political Contributions,
American Dream Fund Llc,
Money In Politics,
WASHINGTON -- On June 14, 2012, someone created a corporation in Ohio called American Dream Fund LLC. Six months later, this corporation made a $250,000 contribution to a super PAC called Advancing Freedom Action Network, which supports the re-election of Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted...
Seems like Russell Brand may have gotten under Sean Hannity's skin. How else to explain the seven-minute, three-guest segment Hannity came up with in response to Brand's YouTube video criticizing him? Basically, Hannity's response to Brand's contention that his Middle East coverage is somewhat shouty and bullying was...
I've always wanted a tattoo. When I was 16-years-old I wanted to get a huge dolphin on my stomach (thanks for talking me out of that one, mom). When I was 18, I thought about getting Coldplay lyrics on my wrist (again, I have my mom to thank for not...
You may have been awed by the beauty of towering layer cakes. And the smooth, smooth finish of macarons has probably made your heart skip a beat once or twice. But those desserts know nothing about beauty in comparison to tarts. It is the tart --...