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TOP STORIES TRUMP, SANDERS RUN AWAY WITH NEW HAMPSHIRE Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders each won the state by over 19 percent in landslide victories. John Kasich scored second in the GOP race with a message revolving around "compassionate conservatism."...
From: Ecofabulous | By: Lauren Weber | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday delivered a major blow to President Barack Obama by blocking federal regulations to curb carbon dioxide emissions from power plants, the centerpiece of his administration's strategy to combat climate...
From: AOL Television | By: Paige Lavender | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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Michael Rowe, University of the Western Cape A teacher walks into a classroom and begins a lesson. As she speaks, the audio is translated in real time into a variety of languages that students have pre-selected, so each can hear the lecturer's voice...
From: That's Fit | By: The Conversation Africa | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. The Bear Cub Club meets in the Tongass National Forest, which, with the Great Bear Rainforest is part of the Pacific temperate rainforest, the largest such ecosystem in existence. Source...
From: AOL Television | By: Mary Ellen Harte | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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I'll admit, I get a little jealous sometimes when I read the blogs of full-time travelers. And, sure, sometimes I daydream of a life full of adventure, never knowing what's around the next corner. My life's not like that. And, to be honest, I kind of...
From: Ecofabulous | By: Carlie Galloway, MSW | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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-- image credit: Iowapolitics.com During the recent Des Moines Republican debate New Jersey Governor Chris Christie made headlines answering a question from moderator Bret Baier when he asked Christie what he thought was, "the one thing that the federal...
From: Ecofabulous | By: Melissa S. Grant | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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I've lived in Panama for less than a month, and I've already become quite familiar with its celebrated golden frog. The little yellow guy is all over t-shirts and postcards and souvenirs. He's stamped on lottery tickets and grinning above the entrance...
From: Ecofabulous | By: Carly Schwartz | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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Equality. It's the simplest of values, and one that has evolved over the last 200 years since our nation's founding. As the country takes time this month to remember the contributions of Black leaders who have come before and fought so hard for equality...
From: AOL Television | By: Marcela Howell | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Hillary Clinton pushes Congress to act on the Flint Water Crisis; Donald Trump calls out Republican hypocrisy on eminent domain; Bernie Sanders fights to stop oil and gas pipelines...
From: AOL Television | By: Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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Sometimes love takes time ... and we should know. Bill and I met in kindergarten in 1962 and went to school together through high school. We always liked each other, but it wasn't until the ripe age of 53 that our orbits finally aligned and we were together,...
From: Lemondrop | By: Christine Gregory | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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With the rise of electric cars, sustainable architecture, eco-friendly diets, composting, and countless other options, forging a sustainable life is often as easy as it is trendy. Now it’s even easy after death thanks to a bodysuit made from a decidedly...
From: That's Fit | By: Jade Walker | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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Science has shown us myriad ways to improve our health: We can give our bodies the recommended amount of sleep, we can eat a balanced diet, we can exercise regularly, we can take medicines when we’re in need -- in short, we can do any number of visible,...
From: Urlesque | By: Kate Moriarty | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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So Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders won their respective New Hampshire primaries. From a fair-trade point-of-view, the news couldn't be better. However the Eccentric Billionaire from Queens and the Eccentric Socialist from Brooklyn may differ, on this...
From: AOL Television | By: Ian Fletcher | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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Last week the U.S. Department of Education took the rare step of cutting off federal student aid to two for-profit college chains, each accused of deceiving the Department and their own students. The allegations against the schools, while similar to...
From: Ecofabulous | By: David Halperin | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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I've been in New Hampshire this week talking to voters and knocking on doors for Hillary Clinton. Last night's results will be sliced, diced and analyzed umpteen ways by countless experts, pundits and talking heads, but based on what I've seen and felt...
From: AOL Television | By: Terry O'Neill | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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MANCHESTER, N.H. -- Long lines formed at polling places after the 7 p.m. closing time for voting. Minutes earlier, supporters of Bernie Sanders and Donald Trump were still in the streets, hunting for last-minute votes in what would turn out to be huge...
From: That's Fit | By: Howard Fineman | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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Do media companies really believe that forcing us to watch will get us to care? The other day I met a friend for coffee in Manhattan's financial district and found myself walking past the statue of George Washington that looms before Federal Hall. Soon...
From: Ecofabulous | By: Tim Maleeny | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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Say the words "women's' health" in a conversation and inevitably the listeners' mind likely wanders toward sex. It's not because of inherent sexism, but it's because the global health agenda has programmed us to think of women's health as narrowly focused...
From: Ecofabulous | By: Robyn Norton | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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Lena Dunham, the creator of the HBO series "Girls," announced Monday that she isn't going to do any press for her TV show’s upcoming season. The reason? Endometriosis, a chronic and often painful disorder in which the endometrium, the tissue that lines...
From: Ecofabulous | By: Anna Almendrala | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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Last week, 1,400 Iowa caucus voters chose Former Secretary of State Hilary Clinton over Vermont's Liberal Senator Bernie as their nominee for president by a hotly contested margin of 4 votes. Although Canadian-born Ted Cruz handily won the Republican...
From: AOL Television | By: Anne Stevenson | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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A close friend came back from her annual physical agitated and anxious. "I'm fat!" she wailed. "According to the doctor, my BMI is 29!" "Wait a minute," I remonstrated, "How can that be? You told me only a few days ago that you rarely go clothes shopping...
From: AOL Television | By: Judith J. Wurtman, PhD | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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Step aside meat packing plants. That's because a newer innovation called culture beef - also called culture meat - could take the center stage. Not just as a replacement for traditional ground beef products, but also as a way to potentially find a permanent...
From: TV Squad | By: Michael Lazar | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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This post appeared first on Savvy Scot. My beautiful Great Dane Napoleon has been with us for 18 months now, and in an attempt to see how to keep him happy and healthy, I have learned quite a bit that I wanted to share if you are considering a giant...
From: AOL Television | By: Pauline Paquin | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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The Obama administration has announced its plan to deport Central American families. Immigration raids are underway in New York, Texas, Los Angeles and Georgia and more than 121 people have been detained since the January 1. Sending refugees back will...
From: AOL Television | By: Suyapa Portillo | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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If someone told me I wouldn't find my happiest relationship until after 50, I'd have never believed them. During my late 40s, I was on every dating site available. Hundreds of blind dates later -- including meeting four produced screenwriters and three...
From: That's Fit | By: Arlene Schindler | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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If getting ready to go in the bedroom used to be easy, but now you find yourself reaching for the Viagra, you're not alone. Erectile dysfunction, or ED, is more common than you think. It's estimated that around 20 million men in the U.S., alone, deal...
From: That's Fit | By: Yagana Shah | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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GOP debates in New Hampshire Feb 6, 2016 (AP Photo/David Goldman) The New Hampshire debates on Saturday night cemented the current standings from ridiculous to obscure the bankrupt idea makers who make up the GOP's current top seven candidates as they...
From: TV Squad | By: Philip David Morton | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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Socialism. During the cold war, it was The dirty word in American politics. But, it's a popular idea today amongst millennial voters -- who one day will show up to vote in droves. Slightly older voters still remember the USSR, Soviet Russia and many...
From: AOL Television | By: Grant Stern | Monday, February 8, 2016
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As someone who travels a lot, I can say with zero authority, but 100% certainty, that these are literally the most useful travel items ever made, since the beginning of time. Please note that I have not been compensated in any way by any company listed...
From: AOL Television | By: Wendy E. Simmons | Monday, February 8, 2016
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By the time we get to the next Democratic presidential debate in Flint, Michigan, on March 6, we'll have a lot better feel as to who will go forward as the party's nominee. But now, there are only two Democratic candidates, because Martin O'Malley has...
From: Ecofabulous | By: Rick Fedrizzi | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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LONDON -- A special humanitarian conference -- the World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul -- promises to be a defining moment for the 24 million out-of-school children in conflict zones worldwide, for two reasons. First, the Syrian civil war has reminded...
From: Ecofabulous | By: Gordon Brown | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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Have you ever tried to make something work but feel blocked and inefficient? Have you ever been frustrated because no matter how hard you try you just don't get what you want? Has your hard work and sweat equity lacked the payoff you desire? For decades...
From: AOL Television | By: Melissa Heisler | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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Looking for what to do this Valentine's Day for the perfect couple's retreat? If you are looking for a weekend getaway at classic romantic hotels and resorts or cozy seclusion from the rest of the world with starry views or an ancient gardens to just...
From: TV Squad | By: Anamika Ojha | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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I have always avoided spending more than seven consecutive days in balmy Boca Raton. Why? Because there ain't much culture there. Actually the major artistic activity of palm-sheltered snowbirds is sneaking into three multiplex potboilers for the price...
From: AOL Television | By: Myra Chanin | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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. It was five in the morning yesterday in La Grange, Illinois -- and I was walking through an absolute wonderland of snow, blanketing the wise-old elm and maple trees that proudly frame family homes in the quiet of the early morning of my childhood hometown....
From: AOL Television | By: Jimmy Dunne | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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tylershields.com I really used to love Valentine's Day -- in those bygone years when my body was 15 pounds lighter, my savings account was 15 times larger and my IQ was probably 15 points higher. That was before dirty diapers, a tired husband, whiny...
From: Ecofabulous | By: Iris Ruth Pastor | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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Several simply fantastic ways even you, yes you, can learn to love your body. This weekend I went on a very long bike ride -- 66 miles spread over two days. I'm not that used to long bike rides, I've only done a handful over 20 miles. And I did this...
From: Lemondrop | By: Rosemond Perdue Cranner | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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I am a passionate photographer and also an avid consumer of news - both online and in print. I am often fascinated by photos I see accompanying news stories. Photographers capture incredible images while being shot at in war zones and while avoiding...
From: AOL Television | By: Ben Arnon | Monday, February 8, 2016
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This morning when I woke up, I checked my iPhone for any messages through the night. Once again I got a request to accept a new upgrade to my apps. It seems like this is happening on a daily basis now. It didn't stop there. My laptop informed me that...
From: AOL Television | By: Pat Wadors | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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Thirteen-year-old Nicole Lovell was found dead by the side of the road 100 miles from her Blacksburg, VA home on January 30, 2016, three days after she disappeared in the middle of the night. In the months leading up to her death, the teen had been chatting...
From: Urlesque | By: Rochelle Nelson | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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Buying real estate in Manhattan is like nowhere else in the country...it's competitive, and in short supply. So, when you make the decision that you'd like to buy a home here, make sure you are well prepared to be a shrewd player in this crazy market....
From: AOL Television | By: Jeanne Kelly | Monday, February 8, 2016
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Sitting on Dr. Peter Liacouras's desk is a razor, a stick of deodorant, and a partially built prosthetic arm. Behind him, several 3D printers buzz away, creating contraptions in plastic, nylon, and titanium. Today he is working on creating a custom device...
From: AOL Television | By: Tarun Wadhwa | Monday, February 8, 2016
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Blake Lively stepped out with husband Ryan Reynolds Monday night in New York City to promote his new film, "Deadpool."  The couple, joined by their family, was all smiles on the red carpet as they posed for photos. It's the first time the two have had...
From: Ecofabulous | By: Cavan Sieczkowski | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A 3-month-old baby was shot in the face and died on Tuesday when gunfire erupted on a Los Angeles street, law enforcement officials said. The infant was hit by at least one bullet outside a home in the city of Compton, south of...
From: AOL Television | By: Jade Walker | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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You have likely heard of degenerative diseases such as cataracts, keratoconus and macular degeneration. For preventative measures, I am sure you know salmon is good for your heart and oatmeal for your cholesterol, but did you know that certain foods...
From: AOL Television | By: Dr. Brian Boxer Wachler | Monday, February 8, 2016
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This year it's different. Breathlessly, Republicans await the outcome of today's New Hampshire primary. In times past, New Hampshire was, variously, a check on Iowa; a force for moderation; a safe haven for front runners; a boon to long shots; and quicksand...
From: AOL Television | By: Richard North Patterson | Tuesday, February 9, 2016
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Inspired by the saying that “travel always gives you a story to tell,” we partnered with Disney Parks and spoke to parents and children about some of their favorite family vacations. What did we learn? While it’s certainly true that travel gives...
From: Urlesque | By: Kate Moriarty | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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Move over, baby. A cat is taking your turf. This clip shows a cat sitting in a baby's bouncer chair, playing with a baby's toys. It's not clear when or where it was filmed, but one thing is clear: The baby isn't happy about the role reversal. Listen...
From: AOL Television | By: Ed Mazza | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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As a parent, you are likely to have experienced a child acting out at the store, school, or even at a friend's house, and thought, "Thank goodness that's not my child!" But what if that is your child? And how do you prevent your child from becoming that...
From: AOL Television | By: Dr. Gail Gross | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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After spending $2800 per vote in Iowa, Jeb Bush and his super PAC, Right to Rise, have continued the spree by paying about $1200 per vote in New Hampshire. Investing an egregious amount of money in ads landed Bush in fourth place with 11 percent of...
From: AOL Television | By: Janie Velencia | Wednesday, February 10, 2016
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