Occasions

From age 3 to 80, Barcelona victims represent a wide world

Aug 19, 2017

An Italian father, an American groom, and a Portuguese grandmother were but a few of the more than 100 people from around the world killed or injured in Barcelona's attacks

Utah teacher wants wedding gifts sent to homeless, not her

Aug 19, 2017

A Utah high school teacher is getting married next month, but instead of registering for a blender or stemware, she's asking for shoes and backpacks to give homeless kids at her school

Family: California man celebrating marriage killed in Spain

Aug 19, 2017

The family of a California man says he was on his first international trip and was celebrating his marriage when he was killed in a truck attack in Spain

Couple renews vows as arranged marriage enters final chapter

Aug 18, 2017

A Minnesota couple who gained fame through a very public arranged marriage have renewed their vows as their 19-year love story enters its final chapter

Birds cut down by kite flying on Indian Independence Day

Aug 18, 2017

India's annual tradition of flying kites on Independence Day has left hundreds of birds injured by razor-sharp kite strings

Kabul catwalk: Afghan models show off traditional clothing

Aug 17, 2017

Amid tight security, Afghan models promote traditional clothing of country's ethnic groups in rare Kabul fashion show

Self-improvement

Panel calls on FDA to review safety of opioid painkillers

Jul 13, 2017

New report says the U.S. Food and Drug Administration should review the safety and effectiveness of all opioids

Dr. Spencer Johnson, author of self-help best-seller, dies

Jul 9, 2017

Dr. Spencer Johnson, whose book "Who Moved My Cheese?" sold 25 million copies and became a business and self-help phenomenon, has died

Dr. Spencer Johnson, author of self-help best-seller, dies

Jul 9, 2017

Dr. Spencer Johnson, whose book "Who Moved My Cheese?" sold 25 million copies and became a business and self-help phenomenon, has died

A year after slayings, Dallas police train in 'mindfulness'

Jul 7, 2017

Only hours after the ambush that killed five Dallas law enforcement officers, mental health experts began thinking ahead, searching for ways to ease the long-term effects of the attack on the men and women who patrol the nation's ninth-largest city

Popular new workouts target the body, mind and soul

May 24, 2017

Popular new workouts target the body, mind and soul, including The Class workout, The IntenSati Method, Qoya and Headstrong

Japan starts weekend early to improve work-life balance

Feb 24, 2017

Some workers in Japan have enjoyed an early start to their weekend under a new initiative to encourage a better work-life balance

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