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Procrastination is more than just laziness. It’s a serious problem that affects our health, our relationships and our work. But what controls our willpower? Photo by Robert Daly/Getty Images Procrastination is in your genes, according to a...
The Vue Cinema in Exeter, England got a taste of the movie “Noah” thanks to a faulty ice machine. Photo by Flickr user AroundExeter.co.uk Moviegoers who attempted to flood the Vue Cinema in Exeter, England, to watch an afternoon showing...
Video by Associated Press WASHINGTON — Secretary of State John Kerry is warning Russia of harsher economic sanctions if it doesn’t back down from involvement in Ukraine. Kerry was testifying Tuesday before a Senate panel. He said pro-...
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, left, and Chinese Minister of Defense Chang Wanquan, right, participate in a joint news conference at the Chinese Defense Ministry headquarters in Beijing. While the two countries agree on more military cooperation,...
Introducing young people to adults who work in the fields they’re interested in can help them decide what they want to do — and more importantly, motivate them. Photo by Photo by Jetta Productions/Getty Images. Nick Corcodilos started...
The numbers reveal the horror of the Great War: Sixty-five million soldiers fought. Nine million killed in combat. Nearly 20 million wounded. 2014 marks the 100th anniversary of the start of World War I, the conflict that reshaped Europe, redefined...