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Pat OBrien releases memoir about his struggle with alcoholism

In his memoir Ill Be Back Right After This, Pat OBrien describes how he managed his career and family life while struggling with alcoholism, which he says almost cost him everything.






Sat, 23 Aug 2014 15:07:58 GMT
Quick fixes for your worst period cramps and pains

Killer cramps, premenstrual backaches, monthly migraines... painful periods make up to 85 percent of women miserable every month. But these clever remedies may help cut your risk and soothe the pain fast if youre suffering right now.

Sat, 23 Aug 2014 14:59:41 GMT
Dorm decor: 10 twin-size duvets and comforters for less than $30 each

Tuition isnt the only high price that comes with going to college. Bedding, bookcases, lamps and everything else your child will (kind of) need in their new home away from home can add up to some serious sticker shock. So let TODAY help bring that cost down a bit.






Sat, 23 Aug 2014 14:48:00 GMT
Adorable toddler denies eating chocolate doughnut

Emma did not eat a chocolate doughnut. That's her story and she's sticking to it, despite overwhelming evidence to the contrary.WhenMandy Meauxfound her daughter Emma covered in frosting and asked if she and her brother Ben had eaten chocolate doughnuts, she decided to record her daughter's vehement (and adorable) denial of eating the chocolaty treat.






Sat, 23 Aug 2014 14:11:31 GMT
Happy 1st birthday, Bao Bao! Find out how the panda bear is celebrating

Get ready for some panda-monium!Bao Bao, a panda at the Smithsonian's National Zoo, is celebrating her first birthday on Saturday. The little lady has come a long way since takingher first groggy steps last fall, and it's time to party panda-style. As part of the birthday festivities, Bao Bao will receive a frozen cake made out of water, fruit and vegetables to share with her mother, Mei Xiang.






Sat, 23 Aug 2014 13:35:00 GMT
6-year-old surfer girl won't let disease wipe out her serious skills

Nicknamed The Flying Squirrel," 6-year-old Quincy Symonds is making waves not only for her incredible surfing skills, but also for her courage while coping with a genetic condition called congenital adrenal hyperplasia.With a growing social-media following both on Instagram and YouTube, the Australian phenom might just be the best 6-year-old surfer in the world.






Fri, 22 Aug 2014 21:23:00 GMT
Make it so! Patrick Stewart puts other bucket challenges on ice

Patrick Stewart moved on to the final frontier of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on Friday, boldly going where no other challenger has gone before. His simple and classy video speaks for itself.






Fri, 22 Aug 2014 20:47:00 GMT
Kim Kardashian credits corset for tiny midsection, but does 'waist training' work?

She may be known for her derriere, but the latest Kim Kardashian body part to cause a stir is her waist, cinched tight in a corset and looking tiny in a new Instagram photo.






Fri, 22 Aug 2014 19:28:45 GMT
10 lunchbox snacks so good you'll want to steal them for yourself

Among the new clothes and shiny supplies that signal its time for your kids to go back to school is another important consideration: what will you pack in their lunch sack that will not only be healthy, but that theyll actually eat? Look no further than the following foods, many of which are Non GMO, organic and completely kid friendly. Theres even a treat or two in there for mom and dad.






Fri, 22 Aug 2014 18:25:00 GMT
Ice Bucket Challenge is now a Halloween costume

While some may be wishing the Ice Bucket Challenge would just go away, the new "Ice Bucket Challenge Costume" promises to keep fuelingthe Internet craze until at least Halloween.It's "totally real," insists creator Johnathon Weeks, owner of the BrandsonSale.com costume e-commerce site where the outfit is available.






Fri, 22 Aug 2014 18:08:00 GMT
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