Psychology

“It Was a Story that Played Out Almost as a Psychological Thriller and Yet it was True”: Ed Perkins on Tell Me Who I Am

“It Was a Story that Played Out Almost as a Psychological Thriller and Yet it was True”: Ed Perkins on Tell Me Who I Am

8 minutes ago   |   Filmmaker Magazine

Tell Me Who I Am, the Telluride-premiering feature from Academy Award-nominated director Ed Perkins, digs into the stranger-than-fiction saga of Alex Lewis, one half of an...
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Rugby-Canny Hansen won't be drawn on England talk

1 day ago   |   National Post

TOKYO - No sooner had England swatted aside Australia to set up a Rugby World Cup semi-final against New Zealand, than coach Eddie Jones was slowly stirring the psychological war.
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Online Communities and the Primal Urge to Belong

1 day ago   |   Forbes

Why the primal urge to belong and a 76-year-old psychological theory still shapes the membership of online communities that we see today
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Netflix admitted price hikes hurt growth in the US, and its pricing power will face an even greater test as new rivals launch

Netflix admitted price hikes hurt growth in the US, and its pricing power will face an even greater test as new rivals launch

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Netflix has had a harder time holding onto subscribers in the US since it raised prices earlier this year. Its latest, third-quarter earnings report, did little to assuage...
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Slower Walkers Have Older Brains and Bodies at 45

Slower Walkers Have Older Brains and Bodies at 45

2 days ago   |   Psych Central

A new study shows that people with a lower walking speed at the age of 45 have accelerated aging of both their bodies and their brains. Using a 19-measure scale, researchers at...
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‘Some people eat to bring them pleasure and some eat to avoid distress'

2 days ago   |   National Post

Some time ago, a large food company approached psychiatrist Valerie Taylor, whose work focuses on the intersection between body weight and the mind, for insight into what...
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Why the United States Is So Bad at Peace Talks

Why the United States Is So Bad at Peace Talks

2 days ago   |   Foreign Policy

Even when the country wants a deal, at least four largely psychological impediments get in the way.
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Study: Competitive People Have Higher Risk for Using Drugs

Study: Competitive People Have Higher Risk for Using Drugs

3 days ago   |   Psych Central

A new study from Spain suggests hostile and competitive people are more likely to abuse drugs and alcohol. “There are still many questions to answer but what we discovered is...
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The NFL's Helmet Tests Are Brainless

3 days ago   |   Wired

Opinion: Current testing on helmets ignores the kinds of impacts that cause most of the concussions. It's time for football to wise up.
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Detectives across US grill serial killer, close cold cases

4 days ago   |   My Sanantonio

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - Keep him talking, don't interrupt him and, no matter what, don't ask why he killed his victims. Those were the instructions Texas Ranger James Holland...
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Three soldiers killed, three others injured in training accident

Three soldiers killed, three others injured in training accident

Army officials say that the accident is under investigation. Read more ...

US troops pulled from Syria will be sent to Iraq to fight ISIS: defense...

US troops pulled from Syria will be sent to Iraq to fight ISIS: defense secretary

US troops being pulled out of Syria will be deployed to western Iraq where they will battle Islamic State terrorists, Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Sunday. He did not... Read more ...

Nancy Pelosi's Brother, Former Baltimore Mayor Thomas D'Alesandro III, Dies

Nancy Pelosi's Brother, Former Baltimore Mayor Thomas D'Alesandro III, Dies

“All his life, Tommy worked on the side of the angels. Now, he is with them," the House speaker said in a statement. Read more ...

Trump says he'll no longer host the G7 at his Doral resort due to 'Media &...

Trump says he'll no longer host the G7 at his Doral resort due to 'Media & Democrat Crazed and Irrational Hostility'

President Donald Trump annouced via tweet on Saturday that he will no longer host the 2020 G7 Summit at his Doral resort in Florida. He blamed the media and Democrats for their... Read more ...

Mick Mulvaney reacted to being confronted with a recording of the quid pro...

Mick Mulvaney reacted to being confronted with a recording of the quid pro quo comment he made on live TV, saying he didn't 'have a perfect press conference'

Acting White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney again defended his comment from days earlier in which he acknowledged that the White House withheld $400 million in aid to... Read more ...

3 soldiers killed, 3 injured during Georgia training exercise

3 soldiers killed, 3 injured during Georgia training exercise

Three soldiers were killed and three more hospitalized on Sunday after their armored vehicle was involved in an accident during a training exercise in Georgia, the Army... Read more ...

Krem de la Krem! Russian rising star Rublev clinches Kremlin Cup 2019 on his...

Krem de la Krem! Russian rising star Rublev clinches Kremlin Cup 2019 on his 22nd birthday in Moscow

Russia's Andrey Rublev celebrated turning 22 in style by winning the Kremlin Cup 2019 with a dominant straight sets victory over Frenchman Adrian Mannarino 6-4, 6-0 in Moscow... Read more ...

Andy Murray wins 1st ATP final since hip surgery

Andy Murray wins 1st ATP final since hip surgery

ANTWERP, Belgium - Andy Murray has won his first ATP tour final since having hip surgery in January for an injury that left him contemplating retirement at one point. Read more ...

Rain pushes PGA Tour Champions' final round to Monday

Rain pushes PGA Tour Champions' final round to Monday

RICHMOND, Va. - Heavy rain forecast to last throughout the day forced the postponement of the third round of the PGA Tour Champions event on Sunday. Read more ...

Mulvaney: Trump picked Doral to host G-7 because he's in the ‘hospitality...

Mulvaney: Trump picked Doral to host G-7 because he's in the ‘hospitality business'

WASHINGTON - Acting White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney said President Trump still considers himself part of the “hospitality business,” which was why he had wanted to use... Read more ...