Action urged on school holiday hunger – BBC News

April 25, 2017

… start next year, to allocate 100,000 to every council to fund schemes to ensure that children are properly fed during the school holidays. It claims the cost of providing free meals and activities during holidays can be 1.50 per child per day. The report urges ministers to impose a statutory requirement on local authorities to run schemes delivering “free meals and fun” for children during school holidays, with voluntary groups “in the driving seat wherever possible”. …

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Kim Zolciak’s Son Bitten By Dog ‘Traumatic Injuries’ Require Operation And Hospital Stay

April 24, 2017

This is so awful! News is just coming in that Kim posted a pic to her Instagram account a couple hours ago (below) explaining the incident and Kash’s touch-and-go recovery from the horrific event: I don’t know where to start. The last 14hrs of our lives has been a living nightmare. My sweet @kashbiermann was bit by a dog and had very traumatic injuries. I’ve never prayed so hard, or been so scared in my life. My husband, our daughters, Kj, Tracey, his nanny, Michael …

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Women in science share a message: Don’t give up

April 23, 2017

Washington (CNN)From across the fields of science they came, marching to show that women in science have a lot to say. Biologists and ecologists, medical researchers and EMTs, doctors and nurses, biomedical engineers and neuroscientists came with stories of why they fell in love with science. They ranged from little girls to seasoned science veterans, all carrying a message of what they’d like to tell other women. …

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25 ways to save $250 a month that everyone is messing up

April 22, 2017

… recipe. Best of all? Plans start at around $10 per serving. 7. You cant let go Do you have a house full of stuff that you never use but hold onto them because you might need that snow blower even though you live in Florida? Its time to let some of that clutter go. While I understand that you dont want to buy something if you already have it, take stock of the things that you know youll need. If you keep accumulating stuff, youll potentially run into a situation where you need to rent storage …

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‘Were close’ BBG Ventures President Susan Lyne on the future of women-led startups

April 20, 2017

… shifted from enterprise to consumer that women began starting companies in large numbers. Add to that the fact that less than 5% of venture partners are female and you start to see why its been an uphill battle. What do you see for the future of women in business? I see blue sky ahead. We just need a few big wins. Once we have a few examples of women-led companies successfully going public, or being acquired for billions of dollars, it will put to rest the rest the silly arguments about whether …

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The best beauty shops on Etsy

April 18, 2017

In 2005, Etsy was launched in a Brooklyn apartment by three friends whod hoped to give local artists a place to sell their work. Over the past 12 years, the start-up has grown from a small, three-person operation to a global online marketplace with a network of nearly two million artists. Though best known for its selection of handcrafted jewelry and one-of-a-kind art, Etsy also boasts an unbeatable beauty section, with sellers hawking everything from all-natural, organic skincare to …

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CNN 10 – April 10, 2017

April 10, 2017

April 10, 2017 Leading off the week’s news on CNN 10: terrorist attacks in northern Africa and northern Europe. We’re explaining the reasons for and responses to a U.S. airstrike on a Syrian airbase. And we’re showing you how a CNN Hero is helping students with hearing loss and bringing joy to their lives and loved ones. TRANSCRIPT CARL AZUZ, CNN 10 ANCHOR: A lot of news to catch you up on this Monday. Thanks for watching CNN 10. We start with reports of terrorist attacks in …

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CNN 10 – April 7, 2017

April 7, 2017

… debate, which means to force an actual majority vote, you needed always to have 60. It required typically some bipartisan consensus building, because neither party often had 60-plus seats in their control. When you remove that, you start to slide even further down the slippery slope that Harry Reid started us all on in 2013. If we’ve already wiped out the use of the traditional filibuster, that 60-vote margin on several things including Supreme Court nominees, what’s to stop either …

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Foul-mouthed chatbot wants to help women close the pay gap

April 6, 2017

… Cindy Gallop, the British advertising consultant and entrepreneur who swears like a sailor and is a pro at dishing out career advice, especially for women. Behold the chatbot’s introduction: “Let me start by saying that talking about your salary may feel awkward. Jam those feelings down the nearest garbage disposal. You ready to get the money you deserve?” A preview of the equal pay chatbot that mimics advertising consultant Cindy Gallop. Image: ask cindy gallop It’s …

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Meet Memoji, the app that turns you into an emoji

April 2, 2017

… societal emojification was letting it guide the photo editing process from the very start. People want more than to just send emojis, they want to be emojis. While the world is busy applying AI to silly ventures like autonomous vehicles and data analysis, were taking it to where the need is greatest making us more sophisticated emotional beings emojis.” So now, when an emoji or selfie won’t suffice when trying to convey your emotions, combine the two and watch the hilarious results. …

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There’s no need for April Fools’ Day because we’re living in a fake news nightmare

April 2, 2017

… engaging those same parts of our brains every day and questioning what we’re seeing in our social feeds.” This year, April Fools’ Day inconveniently falls on a Saturday, leading brands to start their pranks early in order to counter any potential dip in exposure. It has resulted in a week-long run-up to this godforsaken event. For journalists, it has meant days of wading through a deluge of press releases about fake stories, most of which don’t contain a helpful April …

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It’s April Fools’ Day, not week, and this madness needs to stop

April 1, 2017

… the same fate. It’s not unimaginable that some day in the future, we’ll have an April Fools’ week or month. Think that’s a stretch? Burger King launched its prank a full three days earlier this year. But it’s a horrible idea. April Fools is about making jokes that are quite close to reality, and once you start stretching the borders of that, you’re not a funny liar anymore, you’re just a regular one. WATCH: Godzilla battles famous movie monsters in this …

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This girl did unspeakable damage to her hair

March 30, 2017

… now you dont have to wait for damage to start with Dove. So just how are you damaging your hair? There are a range of styling tools that traumatise your tresses if youre using any of the following you should be investing in damage prevention before youre left clawing for the cure. Image: DOVE Straightening Whether you use straightening irons every morning as part of your daily routine or youve opted to go all out with chemical straightening – subjecting your hair to intense heat …

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Rescue dog’s journey from stray to saviour – BBC News

March 28, 2017

Media captionKatie the stray has found her vocation as a therapy dog Katie’s start was as rough as they get. She spent a year as a stray in the Irish countryside and was seriously emaciated by the time she was rescued. But now Katie is making a huge difference to people recovering from injuries in hospital. They get better faster, out of hospital sooner and are less likely to need social care, according to the team at Barnet, Enfield and Haringey Mental Health NHS Trust in London. So how …

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‘Power Rangers’ box office beaten back by ‘Beauty and the Beast’

March 27, 2017

… estimate of $14.4 million. Not a great third weekend, but U.S. ticket sales are just gravy at this point for Warner Bros. Kong has been a big overseas success, with a total foreign take of $258.6 million to date. A few additional quick notes about the weekend box office: Sony’s sci-fi/horror newcomer Life written by Deadpool scribes Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick is off to a rough start, with a domestic estimate of $12.6 million. Foreign markets added another $16.1 million, but with only a …

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Artist makes neon female busts for a city with no monuments to women

March 25, 2017

… throw things An impromptu artistic intervention is trying to address that. Seven brightly coloured busts with female faces have been erected on temporary pedestals around the city in an attempt to break that stigma and start a conversation with a pop of colour. Each bust is a self-portrait of artist Irina Tomova Erka Image: Mihail novakov The temporary installation is part of a campaign called “Monumental Women” by the Bulgarian Helsinki Committee, in partnership with Fine …

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Mayim Bialik wants you to stop calling women ‘girls’

March 25, 2017

… we politely correct people. “Maybe if we start using language that elevates women and doesn’t equate them with sweet, small, cuddly, tender things, we’ll start treating them as more than that as well,” she said. And, she raised a crucial point about the language we use to describe men. “We never call men boys because it’s demeaning and emasculating,” Bialik said. True. More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsWP Content Discovery Pro – …

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In coach’s rant, a lesson for parents and athletes

March 23, 2017

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Why sports betting is starting to look a lot more like Wall Street

March 20, 2017

… executive officer at IBT. Currently, the site has more than 11,000 paying members, Mansfield said. 2. High-frequency betting When you think of sports betting, you probably envision people making calls before the start of a particular game or tournament. But bets made during live games are on the rise: In 2016, 20 percent of all bets at William Hill Plcs Nevada locations were made in-play, marking a 33 percent increase from the previous year, according to Michael Grodsky, the companys vice …

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When To Start Potty Training Boys And Girls

March 20, 2017

… introduce such a change in a childs bathroom habits if he or she is going through a stressful period, such as starting kindergarten or moving to a new house. Your child has to be both physically and emotionally ready for potty training. Most children are ready to start when they are between two and three years old, but every child is different. Keep in mind that, as a parent, it is your responsibility to make the process as stress-free as possible. If its taking too long or you or your toddler …

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Healthy Breakfast Recipes with Eggs

March 19, 2017

… has a great balance of flavors and is going to really help and aid you in your weight loss and maintaining a perfect shape of your kids too! Its one of our all-time favorite Healthy Breakfast Recipes, fun healthy breakfast ideas that are quick and easy, recipes so simple that your kids they will love to make and eat, simple DIY healthy breakfast recipe tutorials for that perfect start of the day Its a very high volume meal which is key when trying to lose weight and remain healthy. This recipe …

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Chuck Berry didn’t just cross barriers — he obliterated them

March 19, 2017

… blues in their rhythms and more rhythms. He was one of those artists who may have been singular when they broke through, but whose influence can be heard in every guitarist who followed. (start wherever you want — “I’ll take Keith Richards for $5,000, Alex!” — but the list of Berry’s acolytes that follows stretches through presidencies, wars and recessions.) Finally, there are the songs, especially those “great twenty-eight” Berry recorded for …

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She Does A Funny Pregnancy Dance On Camera, Then Her Sneaky Mother Posts It On Facebook

March 17, 2017

… background; some people thought it was a prop, but it totally wasn’t. We were having a movie night the night we made the video. It really made my heart smile seeing that our video made people laugh and hearing people say it was a great way to start out their morning. Over all, this video was just to make people smile and laugh in our mad world!” What do you think of this video? Did it put a smile on your face? Let us know in the comments! Due to restrictions, this video …

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healthy breakfast meals healthy breakfast egg recipes good recipe for every one health

March 17, 2017

… table spoon of yogurt on, and top it off with more fruit. You can eat this on the way to school or work. Healthy and totally Instagram worthy. If you have some more time before your classes start you can make yourself pepper eggs and fruit kebabs. This breakfast is healthy, balanced and so pretty to look at. For the diy healthy lunch ideas portion of the video I show you 5 healthy lunch recipes, perfect for back to school. You can prepare these lunches the day before and in the morning, you just …

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Healthy Breakfast Ideas with Eggs

March 17, 2017

… idea you should definitely try out! Its has a great balance of flavors and is going to really help and aid you in your weight loss and maintaining a perfect shape of your kids too! Its one of our all-time favorite Healthy Breakfast Recipes ideas, fun healthy breakfast ideas that are quick and easy, recipes so simple that your kids they will love to make and eat, simple DIY healthy breakfast recipe tutorials for that perfect start of the day Its a very high volume meal which is key when trying to …

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Mom Becomes Internet Sensation With Her Dollar Store Baby Photo Shoots

March 16, 2017

… pictures of her. I wanted it to be very unique.” The mom comes up with a new theme each month, then spends three to four days making the props and outfits from scratch. While the photos may look glamorous, Isabel gets all her supplies from the dollar store and takes the photos on her phone. “She loves it,” Isabelsays. “I think she knows we are going to take a picture… we get the bed ready and do the whole layout together, and I start putting her outfit on.” …

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