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Happiness Expert Offers 3 Tips to Combat Food-Related Holiday Guilt  

Happiness Expert Offers 3 Tips to Combat Food-Related Holiday Guilt  

Dr. Rachel Hershenberg offers powerful, evidence-based strategies to help you conquer low motivation and avoid negative moods by actively making positive choices in small, everyday moments.

4 in 10 Cancer Cases & Deaths Linked to Modifiable Risk Factors

4 in 10 Cancer Cases & Deaths Linked to Modifiable Risk Factors

A new American Cancer Society study calculates the contribution of several modifiable risk factors to cancer occurrence.

Merck and UNESCO Empower African Women and Youth in STEM

Merck and UNESCO Empower African Women and Youth in STEM

NEWS | Dec 15
As part of Merck STEM program For Women and Youth, Merck Foundation held their "UNESCO-Merck Africa Research Summit."

3 Openly Gay Athletes Could Be Headed to the Winter Olympics

3 Openly Gay Athletes Could Be Headed to the Winter Olympics

NEWS | Dec 15
Three openly gay athletes could compete on Team USA at the Winter Olympics in South Korea next year.

The Force is Strong in Texas Holiday Lights

The Force is Strong in Texas Holiday Lights

ENTERTAINMENT | Dec 15
A San Antonio man has finished a tricked-out Christmas light display with a Star Wars theme. It features more than 15,000 lights galactic-style music.

'Nobody Saved Us': Man Describes Youth in 'Cult'

'Nobody Saved Us': Man Describes Youth in 'Cult'

NEWS | Dec 15
Jamey Anderson says his time in Word of Faith Fellowship was a hell of physical and emotional abuse. Now, he's determined to speak out about the North Carolina-based church so no more kids go through what he says he suffered.

Strong Reactions to Upcoming White Nationalist College Stop

Strong Reactions to Upcoming White Nationalist College Stop

NEWS | By Dan Sewell | Dec 15
The decision to allow white nationalist Richard Spencer to speak at the University of Cincinnati is generating strong reactions from the school community.

2 Men Sue Lyft After Driver Pulls Gun, Uses Gay Slur

2 Men Sue Lyft After Driver Pulls Gun, Uses Gay Slur

NEWS | Dec 15
The car-sharing service Lyft is being sued by two men who say a driver pulled a gun on them and spewed gay slurs during a ride in the North Halsted neighborhood of Chicago.

France's Gay AIDS Drama 'BPM' Officially Shut Out of Oscars Race

France's Gay AIDS Drama 'BPM' Officially Shut Out of Oscars Race

ENTERTAINMENT | Dec 15
France's entry for Best Foreign Language Film at the Academy Awards, "BPM (Beats Per Minute)" - the gay AIDS drama about ACT UP Paris - has been shut out of the Oscars race.

Watch: Queer Stand-Up Comic Jaboukie Young-White Appears on 'Tonight Show'

Watch: Queer Stand-Up Comic Jaboukie Young-White Appears on 'Tonight Show'

ENTERTAINMENT | Dec 15
Stand-up comedian Jaboukie Young-White is making headlines this week for appearing on "The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon," joking about being biracial, a poor millennial, hooking up with Uber drivers and gay culture.


News

Consent to Kids at Heart of Gay Couple's Child Support Case

Consent to Kids at Heart of Gay Couple's Child Support Case

FAMILY | By Jennifer Sinco Kelleher | Dec 15
Attorneys for a divorced lesbian couple fighting over child support in a closely watched case agreed Thursday that consent to having a baby together is a crucial issue but disagreed over whether both spouses gave it.


Entertainment

 Review :: Twelfth Night
New York City, NY

Review :: Twelfth Night

THEATRE | By Jonathan Leaf | Dec 14
This "Twelfth Night" is a very fine show. It's also a fine Christmas show. If you love Shakespeare, you should go see it. If you love Christmas, you should see it.

 Review :: The Ballad Of Lefty Brown

Review :: The Ballad Of Lefty Brown

MOVIES | By Greg Vellante | Dec 15
The compass for Jared Moshe's "The Ballad of Lefty Brown" is completely off-kilter. It goes east, south and north, but as a Western the movie never finds the way to its intended destination.


Business

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's Iffy Numbers on Regulation

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's Iffy Numbers on Regulation

FINANCE | By Joan Lowy and Christopher S. Rugaber | Dec 15
President Donald Trump and his administration are ignoring one side of the ledger when they claim big savings from the federal regulations they've been able to roll back over most of this year.


Finance

SeniorAdvice.com Names Top Fifteen LGBT-Friendly Senior Living Communities in America

SeniorAdvice.com Names Top Fifteen LGBT-Friendly Senior Living Communities in America

REAL ESTATE | Dec 7
The lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) senior community is currently a very important part of the American population, and the struggle for resources and housing can sometimes be difficult.


Cars

Edmunds: Best Year-End Car Deals for 2017

Edmunds: Best Year-End Car Deals for 2017

AUTO NEWS | By Matt Jones and Ronald Montoya | Dec 15
Every December, carmakers and dealerships scramble to hit end-of-year goals and sell off vehicles from the outgoing model year. But this December might be one for the record books.


Style

Give Good, Feel Good: 5 Ethically Sourced Gift Ideas

Give Good, Feel Good: 5 Ethically Sourced Gift Ideas

HOME | By Andy Smith | Dec 15
If you're looking to spend ethically this holiday season (but know your loved ones will be disappointed if you donate a calf to a village in their name), there's a range of nonprofit organizations that are creating unique and affordable merchandise.


Health/Fitness

Aggressive Surgery Is Best Treatment Option for Early Stage Lung Cancer

Aggressive Surgery Is Best Treatment Option for Early Stage Lung Cancer

HEALTH | Dec 14
Patients with early stage lung cancer live longer when they receive a lobectomy -- the most common type of operation for the disease -- rather than a less extensive operation or radiation treatment.


Travel

More Than 200 People Sickened Onboard Ovation of the Seas Cruise

More Than 200 People Sickened Onboard Ovation of the Seas Cruise

By Beth J. Harpaz | Dec 15
More than 200 people became sick and five were hospitalized in Australia after an outbreak of gastrointestinal illness aboard a cruise ship earlier this month.


Nightlife

Sleigh Toys For Tots @ Valanni Restaurant Philly

Sleigh Toys For Tots @ Valanni Restaurant Philly

PHOTO ALBUMS | Dec 14
Valanni held their annual Toys for Tots event that was super-sized to include Bravo's Teresa Giudice from the RHONJ and friends from PhiladelphiaStyle! The host and Emcee was Brittany Lynn and featured Iris Spectre, Aloe Vera and Lady Geisha.