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Source: New York Times

Teaching Teenagers to Cope With Social Stress

Saturday 18:11 GMT

Though academic and social pressures continue to pile on in high school, teenagers can be taught effective coping skills to skirt the pitfalls of anxiety and depression.

Students essentially taught themselves this mental buffer, and when they were inevitably rattled by social stress, they had a reassuring interpretation ready to frame it. John R. Weisz, a psychology professor at Harvard who was not involved in the research, found the approach efficient and powerful.

Source: The Guradian

Tanzanian police believe wildlife activist may have been tracked by his killer

Saturday 18:11 GMT

Police believe Wayne Lotter’s killer may have followed and targeted the conservationist when he was shot on Wednesday, according to inside sources.

The initial information gathered has made them suspect that the killer may have been watching Lotter, according to a senior police source who spoke to the Guardian on condition of anonymity. “It is too early to say anything at the moment but we suspect his killers may have been watching his movements from Arusha all the way to Dar es Salaam while he was travelling.

Source: Common Domain

How Mel Gibson's promising indie film went off the rails

Saturday 18:11 GMT

The stars aligned, or so it seemed: Mel Gibson acquired the rights to the nonfiction book, and although it took nearly two decades to put the project together, the movie began filming last year in Dublin, Ireland, with a cast that includes Gibson as James Murray, the Scottish professor who took up the herculean task of compiling the dictionary, and Sean Penn as the mentally unstable American Civil War veteran who became his unexpected collaborator.

Source: CBS News

Lawsuit claims Poland Spring water isn't from a spring

Saturday 18:11 GMT

The complaint, which seeks class-action status, claims Poland Spring parent company Nestle Waters North America is actually selling water that doesn't meet the U.S. Food and Drug Administration definition of spring water.

"Poland Spring is 100 percent spring water" and meets FDA regulations that define spring water, as well as federal and state regulations governing spring water, according to the company, which also posted a response to the suit on its website.

Source: New York Times

Trump Moves to Impede Consumer Lawsuits Against Nursing Homes

Saturday 18:11 GMT

The Trump administration is pushing to scrap a rule that would have made it easier for nursing home residents to sue nursing homes for injuries caused by substandard care, abuse or neglect, bringing its campaign to relax federal regulations to the delicate business of care for older Americans.

The push would undo a rule issued by the Obama administration that would have prevented nursing homes from requiring that consumers agree to resolve any disputes through arbitration rather than litigation.

Source: Common Domain

After violence in Charlottesville, cities rush to take down monuments as white supremacists gear up to fight

Tuesday 06:06 GMT
Source: Global News

Donald Trump to be greeted by thousands of protestors when he arrives home in NYC

Tuesday 06:06 GMT
Source: Reuters

Japan PM sends ritual offering to war dead shrine on WW2 surrender anniversary

Tuesday 06:06 GMT
Source: NBC News

Trump's Charlottesville moment was a long time coming, hate group experts said

Tuesday 06:06 GMT
Source: Common Domain

Two top CEOs quit Trump advisory panel over Charlottesville controversy?

Tuesday 06:06 GMT
Source: The Guradian

North Korea's Kim to assess 'foolish Yankees' before deciding on Guam missile attack

Tuesday 06:06 GMT
Source: Global News

Charlottesville car attack suspect James Fields previously accused of beating mother

Tuesday 06:06 GMT
Source: CBS News

9/11 victim fund granted contracts worth millions to official's law firm

Sunday 17:15 GMT
Source: Common Domain

Finance Chiefs Look to Free Up Working Capital Ahead of Rate Increases

Today 13:37 GMT
Source: BBC

FTSE chief executives' median pay 'down almost 20%'

Today 13:36 GMT
Source: Common Domain

A 19th Century Swiss Chateau Uniquely Located On Lake Geneva

Today 13:37 GMT
Source: The Guradian

The night Captain Beefheart drove me into the hills in a red Corvette

Today 03:20 GMT
Source: Common Domain

With new allies and approaches, California lawmakers try again to confront high prescription drug prices

Today 11:45 GMT
Source: Common Domain

Stock prices look attractive now — compared to bonds

Today 13:36 GMT

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