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Kim Kardashian’s Photo Shows How Common Car Seat Mistakes Are

Kim Kardashian’s Photo Shows How Common Car Seat Mistakes Are | Amanda Carroll | Scoop.it
A photo that Kim Kardashian posted to Instagram on Monday shows North West, left, adorably exhausted after a busy day at a local pumpkin patch. The biggest problem, though one that might not be immediately obvious to the untrained eye, is that it’s unclear whether either of the seats is connected to
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Can we just give moms a break?!

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What you need to know about those “selfie girls” — Absurdist — Medium

What you need to know about those “selfie girls” — Absurdist — Medium | Amanda Carroll | Scoop.it
There’s this thing we do lately. Parents shame their kids on Facebook or Youtube when they step out of line, people sham…
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Oprah paying $43.2M for Weight Watchers stake, joining board

Oprah paying $43.2M for Weight Watchers stake, joining board | Amanda Carroll | Scoop.it
Oprah Winfrey is paying about $43.2 million for a 10 percent stake in Weight Watchers and is joining the weight management company's board. Shares of Weight Watchers nearly doubled after the deal was announced. ...
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A Bully Pours Super Glue In Her Hair, But What She Does Next Shocks Them All...

A Bully Pours Super Glue In Her Hair, But What She Does Next Shocks Them All... | Amanda Carroll | Scoop.it
One day, 15-year-old Hannah Combs was talking outside of Harker Heights High School with friends. The bullied teen had barely begun her freshman year of high school before tragedy struck. A boy came up from behind her and poured super glue all over her hair and scalp. Hannah suffered first degree burns and the boy... View Article
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NFL denies DeAngelo Williams' request to raise breast cancer awareness all season | Shutdown Corner - Yahoo Sports

NFL denies DeAngelo Williams' request to raise breast cancer awareness all season | Shutdown Corner - Yahoo Sports | Amanda Carroll | Scoop.it
From Yahoo Sports: The cause is near and dear to Pittsburgh Steelers running back DeAngelo Williams' heart, because he lost his mother to the disease.
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does male atheletes wearing pink actually help raise awareness for breast cancer?

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Childcare for Two Is More Expensive Than Rent Now

Childcare for Two Is More Expensive Than Rent Now | Amanda Carroll | Scoop.it
The findings are based on data from 618 communities, urban and rural, released by the Economic Policy Institute, a worker advocacy organization (PDF). The biggest disparity between childcare and housing costs is in Binghamton, a small city near the southern border of New York state, where childcare
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This is why I"m convinced that being a woman in America you must find a way to own your own business and work a flexible schedule from home.

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10 Things You Can Do With Your Slow Cooker That Don't Involve Food

10 Things You Can Do With Your Slow Cooker That Don't Involve Food | Amanda Carroll | Scoop.it
You already have a deep appreciation for your slow cooker (usually called by the name of the most popular brand, the Crock-Pot ) for the gloriously easy, set-it-and-forget-it meals it cooks up as if by magic while you’re at the office or splayed out on the couch hungover watching House Hunters . But it turns out, everyone’s favorite appliance is good for a lot more than just grub. Check out these 10 things you can do with a slow cooker that don’t involve food.  By: Joe McGauley More from Superco
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Baseball Analyst Jessica Mendoza on Sexist Backlash: 'He Came After Me Because I Was a Woman'

Baseball Analyst Jessica Mendoza on Sexist Backlash: 'He Came After Me Because I Was a Woman' | Amanda Carroll | Scoop.it
Jessica Mendoza, whose history-making broadcast debut as Major League Baseball's first female analyst in a post-season game prompted a sexist backlash, is taking the situation in stride. Mendoza said she saw Bells’ incendiary tweet and decided not to read it.
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Standup Guy Supports Homecoming Date Who Has Cancer In Sweetest Way

Standup Guy Supports Homecoming Date Who Has Cancer In Sweetest Way | Amanda Carroll | Scoop.it
A true class act.
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ESPN's Jessica Mendoza makes history

ESPN's Jessica Mendoza makes history | Amanda Carroll | Scoop.it
An Atlanta radio host has apologized after being suspended for sexist comments on Twitter about ESPN baseball analyst Jessica Mendoza.
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Pennsylvania Dad Fulfills Dying Wish to Walk All Four Children Down the Aisle

Pennsylvania Dad Fulfills Dying Wish to Walk All Four Children Down the Aisle | Amanda Carroll | Scoop.it
A terminally ill dad's emotional request was granted after walking all four of his children down the aisle to make up for the wedding days doctors say he'll most likely miss due to his prognosis. "He fulfilled his wish," wife Tammy McHugh of Chester Springs, Pennsylvania told ABC News today. "His ultimate last wish was to walk his children, especially his girls, down the aisle and he did it.
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What 'phubbing' is — and how it could be ruining your relationship

What 'phubbing' is — and how it could be ruining your relationship | Amanda Carroll | Scoop.it
Researchers recently developed a nine-point scale to determine how often partners get distracted by their phones when they're together.

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This is the best day to buy your holiday plane tickets

This is the best day to buy your holiday plane tickets | Amanda Carroll | Scoop.it
Get your credit cards ready for the week of October 5th! TC Newman (@PurpleTCNewman) has the specific dates Orbitz says are best for buying holiday airline tickets.

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Target will now give you store credit for used clothes - Yahoo Finance

Target will now give you store credit for used clothes - Yahoo Finance | Amanda Carroll | Scoop.it
From Yahoo Finance: Target is now giving customers store credit for their used clothing. The company has partnered...
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Reports: Lamar Odom helped out of bed, has started physical therapy

Reports: Lamar Odom helped out of bed, has started physical therapy | Amanda Carroll | Scoop.it
Lamar Odom still faces a long road to recovery, but he has reportedly taken the critical first steps in that journey.
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What Celebrities Can Teach Companies About Social Media - Yahoo Finance

What Celebrities Can Teach Companies About Social Media - Yahoo Finance | Amanda Carroll | Scoop.it
From Yahoo Finance: Stars are masters of building a brand online. Here are some of the strategies they use that companies can follow.
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Dole Recalls Bagged Spinach Over Salmonella Risk

Dole Recalls Bagged Spinach Over Salmonella Risk | Amanda Carroll | Scoop.it
While no illnesses have been reported in association with the recalled spinach, Dole is warning people who bought the product to throw it out. (Photo: iStock) If you’ve got a bag of Dole spinach sitting in your fridge, check the “Enjoy by” date — it may be affected by a new recall. Dole is warning that
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Why Men Might Be the Sex That Suffers More After a Breakup

Why Men Might Be the Sex That Suffers More After a Breakup | Amanda Carroll | Scoop.it
Society has painted them as the unfeeling and detached sex — which is why lots of ears perked up when a new study about men and breakups emerged from Binghamton University and University College London this summer. For the study, researchers surveyed 5,707 men and women, with an average age of just
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Netflix Raises Price of Most Popular Plan by $1 per Month

Netflix Raises Price of Most Popular Plan by $1 per Month | Amanda Carroll | Scoop.it
Netflix Inc.,  the world’s dominant paid online video service, is raising the price of its most popular streaming subscription by $1 a month to $9.99 for new customers in the U.S., Canada and parts of ...
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South Carolina Churches Are Doing More Than Praying For Flood Victims

South Carolina Churches Are Doing More Than Praying For Flood Victims | Amanda Carroll | Scoop.it
Religious groups are collecting donations, delivering supplies and mobilizing volunteers.
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You've Been Throwing Out the Healthiest Part of Avocados This Entire Time

You've Been Throwing Out the Healthiest Part of Avocados This Entire Time | Amanda Carroll | Scoop.it

the You'll never see the fruit the same way again.

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the ridiculous things we do for health...

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Rick Moranis Reveals Why He Turned Down 'Ghostbusters' Reboot: "It Makes No Sense to Me"

Rick Moranis Reveals Why He Turned Down 'Ghostbusters' Reboot: "It Makes No Sense to Me" | Amanda Carroll | Scoop.it
Moranis, photographed Oct. 2 at his home in New York City (Wesley Mann) By Ryan Parker This story first appeared in the Oct. 16 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine. When the new all-female Ghostbusters reboot arrives in theaters next summer, nearly all the living actors from the original 1980s
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12 Foods Draining Your Brainpower

12 Foods Draining Your Brainpower | Amanda Carroll | Scoop.it
How many spoonfuls of high-fructose corn syrup did you eat yesterday? Well, you did—about eight teaspoons’ worth, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. “Reduce fructose in your diet if you want to protect your brain,” says Fernando Gomez-Pinilla, professor at the University of California
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Your 20s really ARE your best years...

Your 20s really ARE your best years... | Amanda Carroll | Scoop.it
Happiness in life follows a U-shaped curve, tailing off in your mid-20s as money and job worries as well as children fuel concerns. But Australian experts say the good news is satisfaction increases at 65 and peaks at the age of 80.

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