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Back to school: 7 ways to win at online learning

Here we go again. This is the prevailing sentiment in millions of homes these days as many families gear up for what likely will amount to another semester of virtual learning due to the coronavirus pandemic. For most of these families, the online learning they endured this spring was passable at best, the result of…MORE

Not just for tomboys (and their parents): Kids and gender roles

Beginning in preschool, Lisa Selin Davis’ daughter expressed her preference for what are considered more masculine clothing, haircuts and play styles. In first grade she announced she was a “tomboy.” Davis did her best to support her daughter, letting her cross gender barriers despite occasionally feeling uncomfortable. Learning how to talk to her child about…MORE

Tea, milk and other drinks to help you sleep (and some that will hurt)

We know to avoid coffee and chocolate before bedtime since both contain caffeine and can keep you awake at night. But what to replace those delicious options with? There are some drinks that can actually help set you up for a sleepy night of slumber. Food and drinks that contain certain minerals, therapeutic herbs and…MORE

Alyssa Milano says she’s losing her hair after battling Covid-19 for months

Alyssa Milano revealed on Twitter Sunday that she is dealing with hair loss after testing positive for Covid-19 antibodies. The actress has been battling symptoms of the virus since March, when she said she began experiencing fever and headache. “Thought I’d show you what #Covid19 does to your hair,” Milano tweeted along with the video.…MORE

Trump postpones G7 summit until after US election

Trump postpones G7 summit until after US election

President Donald Trump said Monday that he will look to postpone the G7 meeting until after the election in November, after a previous delay due to Covid concerns. “I’m much more inclined to do it sometime after the election,” Trump told reporters at a news briefing. “We were going to do it in September.” The…MORE

Nevada fights Trump campaign arguments in mail-in voting court case

Nevada fights Trump campaign arguments in mail-in voting court case

The Nevada secretary of state has asked a federal court to dismiss a recent challenge from the Trump campaign to the state’s plan to send absentee ballots to all active voters. The move positions Nevada to be a major battleground in the court fight over mail-in voting. In the filing on Monday — six days…MORE