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The ‘know thyself’ weight loss resolution

Editor’s Note: David G. Allan is the editorial director for CNN Travel, Style, Science and Wellness. This essay is part of a column called The Wisdom Project, to which you can subscribe here. (CNN) —   Every year at my parochial elementary school, the students were conscripted into selling chocolate …

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33 clever stocking stuffer ideas under $15 for everyone on your list

(CNN) —   You’ve likely begun checking items off your Christmas list, and we’re proud of you for that. But have you considered how you’re going to fill those stockings you placed on the mantle? Remember, they’re not just decoration; they’re an added Christmas Eve bonus that’s filled with excitement …

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Don’t pay interest on holiday gifts until 2022

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Is it safe to travel for the holidays this year?

(CNN) — The end of the year is fast approaching, and people are weighing travel plans to join friends and family for the holidays against the backdrop of a surge of the Covid-19 pandemic. Gathering with others — probably the most universal holiday tradition — has never required so much …

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Archaeologists discover over 100 skulls at Aztec site in Mexico City

(CNN) — Archaeologists have uncovered a new section of a famous Aztec tower of skulls in Mexico City. Now, archeologists said they have found an additional 119 human skulls in the Eastern side of the tower, according to a statement from the INAH. It is believed to be one of …

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The best sales to shop this weekend: Adidas, J.Crew and more

(CNN) —   This weekend, you’ll find a deal on Motorola phones, discounted eye shadow palettes from ColourPop and savings on all things Adidas. All that and more below. ColourPop PHOTO: ColourPop Now through December 13, you can get 25% off eye shadow palettes at ColourPop. Bestsellers like Going Coconuts, …

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28 clever work-from-home gifts you’ll actually want to use

(CNN) —   Chances are, there’s someone on your holiday shopping list who works from home. And while the season for giving may look a bit different this year, there are still plenty of practical, thoughtful and exciting gifts that any remote worker will enjoy (and find particularly useful). Aside …

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CDC Director must accept recommendation before vaccine can be administered. That could come at any moment.

Japan has recorded 3,030 new Covid-19 cases from Saturday, its highest single-day rise in infections since the pandemic began, the country’s Ministry of Health said Sunday. Among the new cases, 621 were in the capital Tokyo, the highest number ever recorded in the city, the ministry said Japan has now …

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These LEGO models aren’t sanctioned for store shelves, but they’re still being built

This is a story about a multibillion-dollar international conglomerate, arms manufacturers, a German peace group and renegades who make miniaturized weapons systems out of small shops. Not that those tiny weapons could actually hurt anyone. Well, not unless you stepped on one. The conglomerate is LEGO, with worldwide revenues of …

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Gold coins, medieval treasures discovered in British countryside during lockdown

New quarantine hobbies have unearthed new passions, some bringing with them a literal silver lining. This year, backyard archaeologists in the United Kingdom have recorded discoveries of more than 47,000 objects, the British Museum announced this week. Regular people found the vast majority of the historical artifacts by traversing the …

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