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Best viral relationship advice

It's a sentiment many of us have shared: "Marriage isn't for me." But when writer Seth Adam Smith shared concerns over his impending marriage with his father, his advice proved to have mass appeal.

Feds boosting mental health access, treatment

In a move aimed at boosting mental health treatment, Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius on Friday announced new rules that will put teeth in a 2008 mental health equity law.

South Korean soccer star Park Eun-seon 'humiliated' by gender claims

She has played football at the highest level for her country, and has returned to the top of her game after a career lull, but Park Eun-seon is suffering "humiliating" scrutiny of the most personal kind.

David Goldblatt: Photographer bears witness to Apartheid

It's just after two o'clock in the morning and a never-ending queue of South African commuters is waiting to get onto a bus that will take them to Pretoria for work.

ESPN analyst blasts pre-game National Anthem, American flag uniforms

On Wednesday's edition of ESPN's popular program, Around the Horn, former Dallas Morning News writer, Kevin Blackistone, let it be known how he felt about the Ame

Bring your parents to work day: Positive trend or helicopter parenting?

Every year, I wholeheartedly embrace "Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day" as a chance for my two girls to see why, besides the need to make an income, mommy would spend hours away from them.

Airlines predict 25 million will travel in Thanksgiving holiday period

An estimated 25 million passengers will fly over the 12-day Thanksgiving travel period, peaking on Sunday, December 1, when 2.56 million are expected to fly, according to Airlines for America, an industry trade group.

FDA takes first step toward banning trans fats from U.S. foods

The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday took a step toward potentially eliminating trans fats from the food supply with a preliminary determination they are no longer "generally recognized as safe."

10 surprising superstars of Twitter

Everybody knows the big-time accounts on Twitter belong to celebrities -- the Katy Perrys and Justin Biebers and Lady Gagas. And those are just the singers with more followers than President Barack Obama.

POLICE: Fort Bliss soldier confesses to stabbing pregnant woman in recorded interview

Corey Bernard Moss, the 19-year-old man accused in the brutal stabbing of pregnant 31-year-old Rachel Poole was in the courtroom Tuesday for his first bond hearing.