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  • Pressure on student makes for bad chemistry

    Pressure on student makes for bad chemistry
    Dear Amy: I'm a junior in high school. My parents are really hard on me about my grades. They get mad if I get below a 95 on anything. I have a lot going on this year, and just got a new job. So now I'm trying to juggle schoolwork, a job, piano, guitar,...
  • Stupid all-nighters: Sleep deprivation may kill brain tissue

    Stupid all-nighters: Sleep deprivation may kill brain tissue
    Is sleep deprivation equivalent to a kick to the head? Could be. Researchers at Sweden's Uppsala University looked at what happened when healthy people pulled an all-nighter. Scientists found chemicals in their blood that were markers of brain damage....
  • Handshakes are germ bombs - embrace the fist bump!

    Handshakes are germ bombs - embrace the fist bump!
    There's a movement afoot to end handshaking. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that 80% — 80%! — of all infections are transmitted by hands. That very well might explain why you are sick —- or recovering from...
  • Sox In Six — 1967 With A Happy Ending

    Sox In Six — 1967 With A Happy Ending
    They did it. A Boston Red Sox team that was given up for lost in 2012 came back to win the World Series in six intense and exciting games against the St. Louis Cardinals. For Red Sox fans, the 2013 season was a gift from the baseball gods, a magical...
  • 'Gabby' Giffords to skydive on 3rd anniversary of Tucson shooting

    'Gabby' Giffords to skydive on 3rd anniversary of Tucson shooting
    Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle "Gabby" Giffords of Arizona is skydiving Wednesday, the third anniversary of a rampage that killed six people and left the legislator partially paralyzed. Giffords, 43, was one of more than a dozen people who were wounded in...
  • Think Black Friday is best day to get a deal? Think again

     Think Black Friday is best day to get a deal? Think again
    As the hardiest of shoppers prepare for the annual Black Friday consumption frenzy, many are convinced it's their one shot at a great deal. But "that's not even close to the truth," said Matthew Ong, senior retail analyst at online personal finance...
  • New York to be 21st state to OK medical marijuana

    New York to be 21st state to OK medical marijuana
    New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has loosened up on medical marijuana. An executive order on Wednesday by Cuomo, a longtime opponent of legalizing pot for medicinal purposes, is set to legalize medical marijuana. But it's restrictive. It will still be illegal...
  • Arianna Huffington to take Third Metric event on the road

    Arianna Huffington to take Third Metric event on the road
    Want to have lunch with Arianna Huffington and learn why success should mean more than money and power? It'll only cost a thousand dollars. The Huffington Post Media Group editor-in-chief and president is going out on a three-city tour with MSNBC's...
  • Carbs: Why is cutting them so painful?

    Carbs: Why is cutting them so painful?
    Whatever you think about the potential evils of carbohydrates, most people agree that they're tough to kick. Between cookie cravings, the lure of comforting pastas and the discovery that your fruit salad is a carb bonanza, it's no wonder many people throw...
  • 'Prisoners': Bright Hopes for Jackman, Gyllenhaal's Dark Thriller

    "Prisoners," an ambitious drama about two kidnapped children, could be a surprise entry at this year's Oscars. Although the film isn't a lock for major nominations ("12 Years a Slave" and "Gravity" are considered the frontrunners), it's a darkhorse with a...
  • Judge refuses to free murder defendant, 86, from mental hospital

    Judge refuses to free murder defendant, 86, from mental hospital
    Over the objections of Los Angeles County mental health officials, a judge Thursday ordered an 86-year-old murder defendant to remain in the government's care and not be released to a family member. Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Norman Shapiro...
  • Job fears and abuse take toll on bankers' health: study

    Job fears and abuse take toll on bankers' health: study
    LONDON (Reuters) - Fears of job cuts and "banker bashing" are taking a toll on the health of bank workers of all levels, according to an international study published on Wednesday that follows a trail of burnouts and tragedies in the world of finance....