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Ruth Bader Ginsburg Voted From Hospital To Block Trump Asylum Restrictions

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg voted against President Donald Trump’s proposed immigrant asylum restrictions from the hospital where she had cancer surgery Friday, according to media reports. NBC reported that Ginsburg voted from her hospital bed. National Public Radio and Mother Jones magazine said she cast the decisive vote in the 5-4 decision against the Trump administration shortly […]

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Seriously Challenge Your Core With This Deadlift Variation From Naomi Campbell's Trainer

Naomi Campbell is finishing out 2018 much the same way she started it: with hard work in the gym. The model/actress/activist posted an Instagram video over the weekend of her demoing a weighted deadlift variation called “alternating suitcase deadlifts” that delivers a great core—and total-body—challenge. “And it never stops,” Campbell writes as the caption. “Keep […]

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7 Last-Minute Fitness Gifts You Can Order From Target and Still Get Before Christmas

It's officially holiday shopping crunch time. There are only five days left to get packages underneath the tree by Christmas, but thankfully there's also two-day shipping, and that math works out in every procrastinator's favor. Target is enabling late-stage shopping habits with free two-day shipping for select items guaranteed to arrive by December 24. All […]

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Strengthen Your Core, Butt, and Legs With This Weighted Squat Series From Jennifer Garner's Trainer

Celebrity trainer Simone De La Rue is expecting her first child in March, and in the meantime, she’s sharing her pregnancy fitness journey with the masses on Instagram. The Body by Simone fitness method founder, who has trained Jennifer Garner, Emmy Rossum, and Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, among others, regularly posts workouts on the ‘gram that show […]

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Few Wells Are Tested For Contamination After Massive Flooding From Hurricanes Florence And Michael

By Rebecca Beitsch Hundreds of thousands of homes in the Southeast may have had their wells inundated by record-level floodwater resulting from major hurricanes this year, yet only a fraction have been tested for harmful contaminants. That’s because North and South Carolina, Florida and Georgia — like most other states — don’t require routine testing […]

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Priest Is Banned From Presiding At Funerals After Criticizing Teen's Suicide

A Michigan priest has been disciplined after preaching about the immorality of suicide during the funeral service of a teenager who had killed himself. The Archdiocese of Detroit issued an apology Monday for how “an unbearable situation was made even more difficult” because of Rev. Don LaCuesta’s sermon at the funeral of 18-year-old Maison Hullibarger. The […]

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All You Need Is a Pair of Socks to Do This 15-Minute Total-Body Workout From Carrie Underwood’s Trainer

You don’t need to hit the gym to get a great workout. Heck, you don’t even need equipment—or shoes. For proof, check out this five-part bodyweight circuit that celebrity trainer Erin Oprea shared on Instagram on Monday. It’s a challenging, yet beginner-friendly sequence that you can do at home in just your socks. “I was […]