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An airplane flies past the rising moon in its waning gibbous stage as viewed from Jersey City, N.J., Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015. The statue known as Civic Fame, bottom left, which stands atop of the Manhattan Municipal Building in New York, is also visible. (
An airplane flies past the rising moon in its waning gibbous stage as viewed from Jersey City, N.J., Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015. The statue known as Civic Fame, bottom left, which stands atop of the Manhattan Municipal Building in New York, is also visible. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)
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Here's our daily list of articles from across the Web about faith and family-related topics as well as our other four areas of emphasis: education, causes, media and moneywise.

Some of these stories will find their way to The Pulse, a curated list of the top news stories of the day on our homepage. Others will pop up in our articles. So scan the entire email or focus on the section that interests you most, and don't forget to send us your feedback.

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FAMILY

10 tips for the perfect Valentine's Day date — Business Insider

This is why young people's love stories matter — Mic

What is your ideal romantic song? — NPR

Report shows no major difference in parenting style based on marital status — The Huffington Post

A baby's guide to sleep-training your parents — Medium

Ancient grave in Siberia yields earliest example of twins — The Huffington Post

FAITH

Spiritual abuse is real. Here's how to recover. — Relevant magazine

What will matter to evangelicals in 2016 — The Wall Street Journal

15 black Christian leaders you should know — OnFaith

Doctor: Mom's prayer restarted boy's heart — Newser

Newfound 'Gospel of the Lots of Mary' discovered in ancient text — Live Science

Decades after his murder, an archbishop is put on path to sainthood — NPR

Pope backs smacking of children 'if dignity maintained' — BBC

Are 'blood moons' a prophetic sign from God that something major is about to happen in the Middle East? — The Blaze

Why is there a religious exemption for vaccinations? — Slate

EDUCATION

New findings about kids and money that your school can't ignore — Time money

How schools are dealing with anti-vaccine parents — The Atlantic

American teachers might not work such long hours after all — Slate

The new club kids are in second grade — Medium

For principals, continuous learning critical to career success — Education Week

Fewer top graduates want to join Teach for America — The New York Times

College freshman are more depressed and alone than ever — The Huffington Post

In college, the racial politics of dating are complicated — USA Today

How to raise a university's profile: pricing and packaging — The New York Times

A solid experience in college leads to engaging careers — Education News

In a first, Princeton review dumps school for lying — Education News

Harvard bans sexual relationships between professors and students — NPR

MEDIA

Why Grammy-nominated Lecrae will never dominate the gospel charts again — Christianity Today

There's already a campaign to boycott 'Fifty Shades of Grey' — Time magazine

Is it fair to 'shame' online? — BBC

8 dangers of social media we're not willing to admit — Relevant magazine

What's the 'most iconic' movie that's been filmed in your state? — The Blaze

Science has good news for women who love Twitter — Mic

This is your brain on Twitter — Medium

CAUSES

No one should have to walk 21 miles to work — The New Republic

Why are wealthy Chinese kids twice as likely to be nearsighted as the poor? — Quartz

What I learned from a poverty simulation — CityLab

No, suburbs aren't all the same. The suburbiest ones are growing fastest — CityLab

Some states are closing prisons and turning them into homeless shelters, reentry centers — HuffPost Impact

My video raised $2 million in less than a year. Here's how you can do it too. — Medium

8 nonprofits win big MacArthur Foundation grants promoting justice, prison reform and more — HuffPost Impact

Not into 'Fifty Shades'? Grassroots campaign says donate $50 to women's shelter instead — HuffPost Impact

Norway drops plan to jail people for helping homeless — HuffPost Impact

Millennials want to work at organizations that focus on purpose, not just profit — Fast Company

MONEYWISE

3 ways to be sure you're not raising a spoiled child — Yahoo!

God didn't design us for busy — Christianity Today

10 intelligent questions to ask on an informational interview — Time magazine

How to have the most organized year of your life — Time magazine

The most common job in every state — NPR

The hidden cost of a flexible job — The Atlantic

How many women earn more than their husbands? — FiveThirtyEight

10 books that inspire today's leaders — Fast Company

How to run your team like a startup, even when you've grown — Fast Company

BONUS: WELLNESS

What really works when you're too anxious to fall asleep — The Huffington Post

What vaccination exemptions does your state allow? — CNN

How extreme fear shapes what we remember — BBC

Insomnia that kills — The Atlantic

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