GANNETT Syndication Service

USATODAY - Life Top Stories

What is my zodiac sign? Horoscopes, astrology, and what the stars says about you

Fri, 02 Dec 2022 12:44:13 +0000

Want to get to know yourself better? Let the stars speak. Identifying your zodiac sign by birthdate can help you use astrology as a tool of discovery.


What is manifestation? It's not 'magical.' Manifesting coaches share tips for beginners.

Thu, 01 Dec 2022 13:00:25 +0000

Manifesting may seem like some kind of mythical spell, but manifestation coaches admit it's more work than just wishing. Here's what you need to know.


What is espresso and how is it different from regular coffee?

Thu, 01 Dec 2022 08:02:24 +0000

When someone mentions coffee, espresso often comes to mind. But what is espresso exactly? Is it a type of coffee? Is it a brewing method?


Reaching for another cup of coffee? Here's how much caffeine is considered dangerous.

Fri, 02 Dec 2022 12:00:02 +0000

The recommended limit for adult daily caffeine intake is 400 milligrams, or about four cups of coffee. Children under 12 should not consume caffeine.


A Pavlova wreath with sugared cranberries will wow guests (and it's gluten free!)

Fri, 02 Dec 2022 17:00:08 +0000

Never made — or even heard of — a Pavlova? Let this be the year you bring a surprise to your Christmas dessert offerings!


All the fall dessert recipes you need this year

Thu, 01 Dec 2022 07:47:44 +0000

While the traditional Turkey Day dessert (pie) is well known, the options for tasty post-dinner offerings abound and come in so many different forms.


Bobby Flay recipe

Fri, 18 Nov 2022 16:06:14 +0000

Try this creamy polenta


Will Smith, Megan Fox are praising psychedelics. What medical experts want you to know.

Wed, 29 Sep 2021 19:28:48 +0000

Megan Fox, Will Smith, and more are talking about their life-changing experiences with psychedelics. Here's what medical experts want you to know.


Try this baked apple cinnamon rolls recipe for a special breakfast

Thu, 01 Dec 2022 17:00:06 +0000

These soft and chewy cinnamon rolls and filled with sweet chopped apples flavored with cinnamon and nutmeg.



Fri, 18 Nov 2022 15:39:30 +0000

See how the stars align


What are angel numbers? Beginner's guide to angel numbers and what they (could) mean.

Wed, 30 Nov 2022 20:07:50 +0000

In numerology, angel numbers are repeating number sequences, often used as a guide for deeper spiritual exploration. These sequences can range from 000 to 999.


Celebrating today's woman

Fri, 25 Nov 2022 14:05:18 +0000

USA TODAY's Modern Woman magazine features holiday fashion, décor and gift ideas; travel, food and more. And Michelle Obama discusses her new book.


What is 'toxic positivity'?

Thu, 01 Dec 2022 07:57:07 +0000

We've all heard (and maybe used) these phrases without much thought. But they could be contributing to a culture of toxic positivity. For those new to this term, it might sound like an oxymoron. How can positivity be toxic?


Experts explain

Fri, 18 Nov 2022 16:08:57 +0000

Toxic positivity


Sugared cranberries are basically the prettiest garnish ever. Here's how to make them.

Fri, 02 Dec 2022 17:00:06 +0000

Sugared cranberries can be used in pies, French toast, cheese boards, cocktails and so, so much more.


Kanye West deal for Parler canceled same day Ye makes more antisemitic remarks on Infowars

Thu, 01 Dec 2022 23:47:25 +0000

Parler parent says company deal to sell the conservative social media app to Kanye West collapsed by mutual agreement. Ye agreed to buy it in October.



Wed, 14 Aug 2019 12:46:06 +0000

See positive stories about brave, compassionate kids who are changing the world.


What does the 'B' in LGBTQ stand for? The difference between bisexuality and pansexuality.

Wed, 30 Nov 2022 16:50:12 +0000

The B in LGBTQ stands for bisexual, which is attraction to more than one gender. Celebrities like Megan Fox and Kristen Stewart identify as bi.


Hoda Kotb says Al Roker 'seemed good' after he was readmitted to the hospital

Thu, 01 Dec 2022 22:38:49 +0000

Hoda Kotb revealed on the "Today" show that Al Roker is back in the hospital due to "some complications." She spoke with Roker Wednesday night.


When is Christmas 2022? Here's when (and why) we celebrate the holiday.

Thu, 01 Dec 2022 22:14:23 +0000

Christmas 2022 will be Sunday, Dec. 25, 2022. The holiday celebrates the birth of Jesus Christ and is associated with gift giving and decorating trees.


What does asexual mean? Learning what the 'A' in LGBTQIA stands for.

Wed, 30 Nov 2022 17:43:56 +0000

The A in LGBTQIA stands for asexual. Asexuality is an umbrella term and those who identify as asexual may experience little to no sexual desire.


Chris Hemsworth discovered he is at high-risk for Alzheimer's Disease: Should you get screened?

Thu, 01 Dec 2022 12:00:05 +0000

Chris Hemsworth is taking a step back from acting after genetic testing revealed his Alzheimer's disease predisposition. Should you get screened?



Wed, 14 Aug 2019 12:48:55 +0000

Videos, news, and tips on your favorite animals—the furry, scaly, and everything in between.


What does the 'L' in LGBTQ stand for? What identifying as lesbian means.

Wed, 30 Nov 2022 17:44:10 +0000

The L in LGBTQ stands for lesbian. Lesbian refers to a woman who is romantically, physically and/or sexually attracted to other women.


What is ASMR? How you can use popular ASMR videos to help you sleep and relax.

Wed, 30 Nov 2022 20:35:48 +0000

ASMR stands for Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response. It is a nice sensation of relaxation and head tingling, stimulated by sound, touch and attention


What does 000 mean? Angel number meaning and symbolism for work, relationships and more

Wed, 30 Nov 2022 17:16:12 +0000

The angel number 000 is associated with potential and possibilities, appearing before shifts, rather than during, said Novalee Wilder.


Spotify pays artists (sort of), but not per stream. Here's how it breaks down.

Thu, 01 Dec 2022 21:53:44 +0000

Spotify doesn't compensate artists and distributors based on a pay-per-stream rate, but some reports found artists make about $0.0033 per stream.


Holiday table talk

Fri, 18 Nov 2022 16:04:36 +0000

How to set boundaries


No, Pantone's 2023 color of the year isn't Barbiecore pink – though it isn't far off

Fri, 02 Dec 2022 00:00:06 +0000

Pantone knows Barbiecore pink was a huge color the past few months. Here's why they chose Viva Magenta as the 2023 color of the year instead.