Woman Meets Her Internet Scammer So She Can Pay For His College Tuition


Even though Maria Grette was scammed out of thousands of dollars due to a man’s conniving internet plot, she still became his friend – and his college benefactor. The Swedish woman began corresponding with a man named Johnny after she created an online dating profile following her divorce a few years previously. A romance blossomed with someone she thought was a 58-year-old Danish ...

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Should I Talk to My Child about Suicide?


Of all the conversations parents are uncomfortable having with their children, perhaps none is as daunting as talking about suicide. Unfortunately, this is a topic that has to be tackled sooner rather than later given that suicide is currently the third leading cause of death among adolescents aged 10-14 and the second leading cause of death for those aged 15-24, ...

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Dozens of players kneel, coaches link arms in solidarity as Trump asks NFL teams to ‘fire or suspend’ protesting players


President Trump called on NFL owners to fire players who kneel during the national anthem, during a rambling speech in Alabama Sept. 22. (Victoria Walker/The Washington Post) SOMERSET, N.J. — As President Trump called for NFL owners to suspend or fire players who protested the national anthem, players and coaches answered defiantly Sunday morning, with most members of the Baltimore Ravens ...

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Kevin Hart Extortion Case, Authorities Now Confident They'll Catch the Culprits


Kevin Hart Extortion Case Authorities Now Confident They’ll Catch the Culprits 9/23/2017 1:00 AM PDT EXCLUSIVE Authorities who are on the hunt for the Kevin Hart extortionists now believe they will catch the culprits … based on a treasure trove of evidence they’ve just seized. TMZ broke the story, search warrants have already been executed and now we know the ...

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Living Beyond Measure


In the end, how can we measure a life well-lived? Is it by the numbers in a person’s bank account? Perhaps by the number of people who know this person’s name or follow them on Twitter? Or maybe it’s the hours they put in on the job? Things like this can be measured, quantified, and analyzed. ...

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September Is National Family Meals Month


Now in its third year, Family Meals Month is intended to encourage people to set aside time at least a few days a week to convene the family around a home-cooked meal. Research has concluded time and again that when families eat together, the kids are happier and get better grades, the family is more cohesive and emotionally close, everyone ...

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The long wait for a Persian iPhone keyboard


Image copyright Reuters Image caption Apple introduced new iOS on Tuesday Android devices as well as Apple computers have Persian keyboards, but until this week the option wasn’t available on Apple phones or iPads. For years Persian speakers used the Arabic keyboard on the iPhone, which was not really ideal for writing quickly or accurately in Persian. There were lots ...

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Persistent Pup Scores Job and Adoration After Charging into Soccer Game For Fetch


When this persistent pup charged onto a soccer field mid-game, she not only inspired her team to win the match – her interruption also landed her a job. The canine first made her appearance 29 minutes into the soccer game between San Lorenzo and Arsenal de Sarandí at the Estadio Pedro Bidegain in Buenos Aires, Argentina on Sunday night. The ...

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The Aviary Cocktail Book: A Preview


Since opening in 2011, The Aviary has become one of the most influential cocktail bars in the world. Its founders, Grant Achatz and Nick Kokonas – creators and owners of Alinea restaurant in Chicago (which ranks 21st in the World’s 50 Best Restaurants list) – approach crafting cocktails the way they approach cooking, with great attention to detail. The duo decided ...

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ACLJ: American Pastor in 'Extraordinary Danger;' Group Continues to Fight for 'Immediate Freedom'


American Pastor Andrew Brunson continues to remain in prison in Turkey. He’s been incarcerated for nearly a year. Jordan Sekulow, executive director of the American Center for Law and Justice, said President Donald Trump was scheduled to meet with the president of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, on Thursday at the United Nations. No word yet if Brunson’s imprisonment was discussed. ...

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