The European Union processed more than 1.3 million asylum request in 2015, more than doubling its previous record of 700,000 requests after the fall of the Berlin Wall and the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1992.
Nearly 7,000 people died while in custody of Texas law enforcement in the past decade, according to the online database Texas Justice Initiative.
Bystander intervention is an effective tool, if it can both teach immediate skills, as well as facilitate conversations about sexual assault on a deep level and promote critical thinking about gender stereotypes and societal power differentials.
If you want to be healthy, eat like these women.
Narcissistic parents have a direct impact on their children whether they realize it or not.
In this edition of LIFEadvice, Coach Kim share some great tips on staying young and healthy as you get older.
Use the success of Pokémon Go to keep your kids active and still allow technology to be part of the mix. Here’s a look at other apps that use phones but require players to get outside too.
Save their life by not feeding them these foods.
Despite the hand-wringing that has unfolded in some circles over the current state of our culture — and increased fears over the Islamic State’s ongoing rash of terror — a prominent psychologist says the world might not be so awful after all.
Two young women have been murdered while out running in recent weeks. The Road Runners Club of America offers safety tips for runners, but others question whether women should run alone.
With manufacturing employment steadily dropping and the trucking field predicted to be next, what is the state of automation today?
His suffering isn’t a game. Separation anxiety is real. Here are 7 signs your dog may have separation anxiety.
Doing these 15 things will change your life — guaranteed.
Here are some tips that will help you go green when you travel.
Scientists still aren’t sure how the Zika virus gets through the placenta, but they’re beginning to piece together how it penetrates a baby’s brain.
Pope Francis says these 3 words are the key to a healthy relationship; do relationship experts agree?
The Catholic leader addressed couples last week in Krakow, Poland. Family life has been one of his key concerns during his papacy.
Zika is getting most of the attention, but you and your children are more likely to contract Lyme disease if your family spends a lot of time outside — or lives in a subdivision carved out of land that once was a forest.
One of the leading causes of stress in our lives has to do with personal finances. As a result, your boss wishes that you knew these seven things about money.
With so much negativity in the news of late, the Barna Group decided to embark on a quest to help the world remember “the reality of human kindness.”
Sometimes our medals won’t be given to us on an Olympic podium, but we still have accomplishments and deserve the gold.
A group of scientists specializing in sweet potato farming is being honored for making the root vegetable even more healthy and possibly reducing hunger for millions.
Are you the force that is driving your loved ones away? Here are some signs you might be sabotaging your relationships.
The spiritual head of the Church of England will be taking in a Syrian refugee family at his residence — an act of compassion that comes amid the ongoing Middle Eastern refugee crisis.
Effective methods of disciplining children differ with age, as well as from child to child. Here’s a breakdown of some methods that will successfully work for ages 2-12.
Despite reports of dangers, Twitter users share their Pokemon Go love. Here’s how parents can keep their kids safe.
Newark, New Jersey, and Portland, Oregon, are now the latest cities where testing is ratcheting up and schools are shifting to bottled water.
A pair of algorithm lovers believe that math theory — think “37 Percent Rule” — identifies the ideal marriage age.
“The Force Awakens” proved there’s still an audience for Star Wars. Now, “Rogue One” will set the pattern for a new kind of story set in George Lucas’ galaxy far, far away.
Here are some tips to help you transition from fad dieting to relying on your body’s natural cues for hunger and fullness rather than chronically jumping from diet to diet.
Infertility effects nearly 1 in 8 couples: are you one of them? Recognize the signs and symptoms today.
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What is the true worth of a church? Sure, there’s the intrinsic value that a worship community brings to parishioners, but what about the more definitive programs and financial benefits that churches bring to their communities?
A study led by Johns Hopkins University sociologist Andrew J. Cherlin points to one feature in the American economy that may be putting extra pressure on the institution of marriage, leading some to forego or postpone it.
If you haven’t yet taken a vacation, Alexander Hamilton has some advice for you. Start planning one, or there will be consequences to your health and your family life.
Nearly 1 in 5 boys has been diagnosed with ADHD in the U.S., and the number of girls and adults taking medicine for the condition is rising. Why do so many of us find it hard to sit still and pay attention? And how can we get off ADHD drugs?
In the card game Aquarium, two to four players try to collect sets of fish to add to their aquariums. Each player has a specific hand of action cards that change the rules when players try to collect fish. It’s a zany game for competitive anglers.
Weeks after floods devastated West Virginia, the Federal Emergency Management Agency announced it would provide some of those who were displaced temporary mobile homes. And local volunteers are stepping up as well.
Do you know who you’d rather spend 24 hours stuck in an elevator with? Find out what “The Elevator Rule” and other curious questions mean about your relationship needs.
Far more people start college than are prepared for it, but Latinos may be the greatest opportunity to match completion with preparation.
I know what it’s like to be that mom. The one who is always worried about her kid — not because of what someone else could do, but because of what my kid could do. I know what it feels like to wonder if I’m doing enough.
About four years ago the a trend starting forming, growing from social media, of parents creating goodie bags for passengers next to them on airplanes to apologize for their kids being disruptive during the flight.
The number of “gray divorces” continues to rise. As longtime marriages break up, there may be a new financial tool on the horizon, according to Forbes. It’s called a “divorce mortgage,” and here’s how it works.
Around 54,000 young adults in the United States are incarcerated in prisons resembling adult facilities every day, according to advocacy group Youth First.
Your life experiences are unique and valuable. You wonder if someone — your family, friends, or perhaps even a stranger — could benefit from reading about your life.
Do you want your kids to be good with money? Check out these 4 financial lessons before it’s too late.
Is your hairstyle not unsatisfactory? Who would have thought that those darn bobby pins would be the answer to all of your hair problems?
The United States has accepted 5,211 Syrian refugees as of June 12, reaching the halfway mark of President Barack Obama’s goal to accept 10,000 by Sept. 30, according to the U.S. Department of State.
Negative views on race relations have reached levels higher than those during the 1992 Los Angeles riots, according to a new CBS and New York Times poll.
Compliments are meant to lift us up and make us feel good inside. But does criticism also have a place in our lives?
Actress Leslie Jones left Twitter amid a flurry of racist attacks on her. After public outcry online, the platform finally banned a well-known troll believed to be encouraging the attacks.