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STUDY: Beware of selfie addicts

(CNN) – Are you a selfie addict? If so…it could mean you’re struggling with some loneliness. A new study judged the personalities of 300 people and how often they snapped pictures of themselves. Researchers in Thailand found those who take selfies often and post them to social media do it ‘to seek approval from others.’ They’re also more likely to…

AAA Study: American Drivers Are Getting More Angry

AAA Study: American Drivers Are Getting More Angry

A new Triple-A study has found that Americans’ road rage is getting out of control.  95 million Americans, or 47% of all drivers in the United States yell at other drivers behind the wheel.  Another 91 million Americans, or 45%, partake in ‘angry honking’.  Triple-A advises people NOT to make eye contact with other drivers on the road.

Should National Parks Put A Limit On Visitors?

As the National Park Service celebrates its 100th anniversary this summer, record crowds are expected to pack the system’s national park sites. In 2015, a record 307.2 million people visited national parks, monuments, lakeshores and more, according to NPS data. That’s a whopping 14.5 million person increase from just the year before. As a solution, park managers say, it might be…

Your Purse May Be Dirtier Than Your Toilet Seat

Your Purse May Be Dirtier Than Your Toilet Seat

A study found that a woman’s purse contains over 10,000 different bacteria…making it more dirty than a toilet seat.  So how can you fix that?  Here are a few ways to keep your purse clean: carry food in a sealed container, remove garbage, hang your bag on the back of the bathroom door, and clean your hands before opening your…