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Ruth Whippman has four embryos frozen in storage – four ready-made children suspended in time. The longer they are left, the more one thought gnaws at her …San Ramon is a forgettable commuter-belt city in northern California. There’s a Chipotle...
From: The Guardian | By: Ruth Whippman | Saturday, May 28, 2016
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This week's best celebrity sightings. CHELSEA—Beyoncé and Jay Z were spotted exiting Del Posto, one of their favorite Italian restaurants in the city, on Tuesday. Bey wore a floral maxi dress with a leather jacket draped casually around her shoulders...
From: Racked | By: Channing Hargrove | Friday, May 27, 2016
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Ryan Gosling is a father of two baby daughters with Eva Mendes, but he still attracts a lot of “young women”. Despite his uncontrolled level of popularity, it looks like the Canadian actor only has his eyes for three women of his house – Eva Mendes...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Jenny Cox | Saturday, May 28, 2016
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After driving an armored vehicle along dusty, IED-rigged roads of Iraq and Afghanistan, navigating luxury vehicles through the streets of New York and London is a breeze for a growing team of chauffeurs whose transition to civilian life is being eased...
From: Fox News | By: Heather Nauert | Friday, May 27, 2016
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by Dan Savage Originally posted on October 8, 2014. I'm 25, I'm virgin, and I find it quite difficult to relate with girls. My main problem is I can't accept my sexuality. I'm into fetish SM. But it seems like there are two parts of me. The first part...
From: The Stranger | By: Dan Savage | Friday, May 27, 2016
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**Cardiff Garcia: **: [Podcast: our long chat with Paul Volcker (plus transcript and highlights)](http://ftalphaville.ft.com/2016/05/22/2162706/podcast-our-long-chat-with-paul-volcker-plus-transcript-and-highlights/): >**Paul Volcker:** I would never...
From: Brad DeLong | By: J. Bradford DeLong | Friday, May 27, 2016
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Apple iPhones are ubiquitous, with people obsessively hunched over them from New York to London to Kiev. But how well people can afford them varies widely, even among the world’s most prosperous cities.
From: Times of India | Saturday, May 28, 2016
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Natural language understanding: What it is and where to begin.What makes a cartoon caption funny? As one algorithm found: a simple readable sentence, a negation, and a pronoun—but not “he” or “she.” The algorithm went on to pick the funniest...
From: O'Reilly Radar | By: Alyona Medelyan | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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Dedicated to informing public opinion about human rights and to securing the release of political prisoners, Amnesty International was founded in London on this day in 1961 and won the 1977 Nobel Peace Prize.More Events on this day:1937: Neville Chamberlain...
From: Britannica | Saturday, May 28, 2016
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With its cool back-story (founder Ben Gorham started life as a Swedish basketball star before transitioning into perfume) and pared-down yet reassuringly hefty packaging, Byredo is a very Wallpaper* brand. Its latest eau de parfum is called ‘Heliotropia’,...
From: Wallpaper Magazine | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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Rather than chasing gold, silver or bronze at the last Olympics, Michal Smolen decided he’d rather wait for the red, white and blue. Born in Poland but living in the United States, the kayaker could’ve gone back to his native country for a chance...
From: Salon.com | Saturday, May 28, 2016
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Myself and my girlfriend have an unexpected day and night in London, England tomorrow (Saturday, May 28). What should we do and where should we stay?We are two women in our early thirties, and are looking for something interesting and gay to do tomorrow...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: EarnestDeer | Friday, May 27, 2016
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Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is in London preparing for the operation on Tuesday as he faces political pressure at home about his family’s wealth.
From: New York Times | By: SALMAN MASOOD | Friday, May 27, 2016
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Despite the merciless midday sun, swathes of fashion faithfuls were clad in all-black and jostling for space. Familiar acquaintances saluted each other with superficial warmth, peacocking their mix-and-match looks, while streetstyle photographers and...
From: Hypebeast | By: Hypebeast | Friday, May 27, 2016
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The news follows revelations last week that retested samples from 31 athletes in the 2008 Beijing Games had suspicious results.
From: NPR | By: Chris Arnold | Friday, May 27, 2016
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A Vietnamese man has been sentenced to 40 years in prison by a federal judge who said she was inclined to believe the U.S. government's contention that he plotted to carry out a suicide bombing at London's Heathrow Airport....
From: Fox News | Friday, May 27, 2016
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If you’re heading off to see X-Men: Apocalypse at your local multiplex this weekend, be sure to stick around until all the credits have rolled by because there’s a special scene at the end of the movie that hints at what’s next for the X-Men franchise....
From: SlashFilm | By: Ethan Anderton | Friday, May 27, 2016
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Where to See Ewan McGregor, Greta Gerwig, And More Big-Time Actors Before Everyone Else by Stranger Things To Do Staff The long Memorial Day weekend is the perfect time to head to a movie theater—especially one playing one of the excellent Seattle...
From: The Stranger | By: Stranger Things To Do Staff | Friday, May 27, 2016
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The operator of the delay-plagued shopping mall project at the World Trade Center gave the boot to one of its tenants, and is now claiming the retailer walked away from its $10 million lease by not taking possession of its space last month. Los Angeles-based...
From: The Real Deal | By: James Kleimann | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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As the managing director of Facebook for the Mena region and Pakistan, Jonathan Labin spends must of his day on social media.
From: The National Abu Dhabi | Saturday, May 28, 2016
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And it turns out that they are not only ugly, but empty.
From: TreeHugger | By: Lloyd Alter | Friday, May 27, 2016
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London cabbies spend 3.5 years memorizing the city's 25,000 streets. Photographer Alexander Wilson documents the day in the life of black cab student. The post Inside the London School Where Cabbies Learn the Fabled Knowledge appeared first on WIRED....
From: Wired | By: Jenna Garrett | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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Chapter 15 of A SHARE IN DEATH(mystery story)begins this way, Suffolk to Sussex to Wiltshire to Oxfordshire, ring around the roses. It made Gemma dizzy to think of the past two days. And tired. (Gemma: Gemma James, a female sergeant, in London.) What...
From: English Stack Exchange | By: user152425MH | Saturday, May 28, 2016
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Harry Potter fans lucky enough to see Harry Potter and the Cursed Child on the London stage when it debuts in previews next month: bring tissues. That’s the word from author and prolific social media star J.K. Rowling, who was asked by a fan on...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Christopher Rosen | Friday, May 27, 2016
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It turns out beans aren't the only musical fruit. The London Vegetable Orchestra is one of many musical acts that use all sorts of fruit and veg to produce sweet (and savory) sounds.
From: NPR | By: Maanvi Singh | Friday, May 27, 2016
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Right now, only about 10 percent of Americans study in a foreign country during school.
From: The Atlantic | By: Emily DeRuy | Friday, May 27, 2016
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London exemplifies a global trend: property warehoused by the global wealthy, to the detriment of the people who live there.
From: Naked Capitalism | By: Yves Smith | Saturday, May 28, 2016
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Over the past few months, five fashion schools have been working with the European Space Agency to find out what happens when space-age technologies and materials collide with couture design. The results, shown here, were unveiled at the London Science...
From: Gizmodo | By: Jamie Condliffe | Friday, May 27, 2016
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The cash price of a new iPhone may be roughly the same everywhere, but the amount of work you’d have to put in to afford one can be all over the place.
From: New York Times | By: DAN BILEFSKY | Friday, May 27, 2016
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While booze has a really bad rep, scientists have now proven something many of us have known all along – drinking alcohol is enjoyable. Normally when speaking on the subject of drinking alcohol, public health officials talk about the awful and negative...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Anne Sewell | Friday, May 27, 2016
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Ever since my makeup brush collection exploded and multiplied, I’ve felt a responsibility to actually use them all. I may The post Testing, Testing: EcoTools Makeup Brush Shampoo appeared first on Broke and Beautiful....
From: Broke and Beautiful | By: Lindsay Ginn | Friday, May 27, 2016
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Angelina Jolie has been labeled “scary skinny” as she faces rumors of anorexia and a potential divorce from husband Brad Pitt. In recent photos of Angelina Jolie, the actress who was once known for having a sexy, womanly figure now looks frail and...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Lindsay Cronin | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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Health experts on Friday urged the World Health Organization to consider whether the Rio de Janeiro Olympics should be postponed or moved because of the Zika outbreak.
From: Denver Post | By: The Associated Press | Friday, May 27, 2016
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Dutch design brand Moooi is on course for world domination, and its next stop is London. Having made a low-key arrival into the UK market in 2010 with the introduction of an appointment-only showroom, next week will see Moooi putting down permanent roots...
From: Wallpaper Magazine | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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The footwear brand moved to a bigger space on Elizabeth Street.
From: Women's Wear Daily | By: Natalie Theodosi | Friday, May 27, 2016
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Boston-based SV Life Sciences has raised $273.5 million toward a $400 million targeted sixth fund. The commitments have come from 24 investors, according to a regulatory filing.
From: PE Hub | By: Alastair Goldfisher | Friday, May 27, 2016
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Angelina Jolie and William Hague at the 2014 Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict. (Photo from the Foreign & Commonwealth Office.) My internets exploded this week over the news that famous actress-and-attractive-person Angelina Jolie...
From: Wronging Rights | By: Kate Cronin-Furman | Friday, May 27, 2016
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Boris Johnson, the former London mayor, said Thursday that numbers showing Britain gained 333,000 people last year through immigration prove leaving the EU is the only option....
From: Christian Science Monitor | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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The museum worked with fashion students who created outfits inspired by space flight.
From: Women's Wear Daily | By: Natalie Theodosi | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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Malcolm Green greets David Bowie as he arrives at London’s Hammersmith Odeon, 3 July 1973I had been a David Bowie fan since Hunky Dory was released in 1971. Back then, he was a cult figure, but with his worldwide Ziggy Stardust tour, he’d hit the...
From: The Guardian | By: Hannah Booth | Friday, May 27, 2016
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In this interview with the former finance minister of Greece and founder of DiEM25 (Democracy in Europe Movement 2025), Yanis Varoufakis, a host of issues are discussed, including privatization, human rights, media, his experience with the EU and capitalism's...
From: Truthout | Friday, May 27, 2016
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This week Grace & Thorn has transformed Bethnal Green's Town Hall Hotel with their acclaimed floristry – and photographer Oskar Proctor caught the set-up on camera for our viewing pleasure
From: AnOther | By: Maisie Skidmore | Friday, May 27, 2016
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Police herd a protester holding a sign reading "Apologize" as President Obama's motorcade leaves Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park, in Hiroshima, Japan, May 27, 2016. Obama's visit to Hiroshima was the first by a sitting US president since the atomic bomb...
From: Truthout | Friday, May 27, 2016
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Xavier Bray, the chief curator at the Dulwich Picture Gallery in London, has been appointed the new director of the Wallace Collection in London. He replaces Christoph Vogtherr who will take up the post of director of the Hamburger Kunsthalle in October....
From: The Art Newspaper | Friday, May 27, 2016
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My brother and his wife are expecting their first child any day now. I want to get them a service-type gift they can use to make their lives easier post-baby.The consensus on Metafilter seems to be that unless you know exactly what the new parents want...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: Aubergine | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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A photographer who happened to catch the spirit of early 20th-century France, or a visionary who turned the snapshot into art? William Boyd celebrates the work of LartigueSometimes institutions can change the history of art. Often by exclusion – one...
From: The Guardian | By: William Boyd | Friday, May 27, 2016
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Cucumber Yogurt Raita Salad Think of this as cucumber raita with the proportions inverted — a lot of cucumber, a smaller amount of yogurt dressing — but it’s not overly technical, as there are ingredients here not common in raita. Notes: Feel free...
From: Smitten Kitchen | By: deb | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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Winnie-the-Pooh and The Royal Family? A match made in storybook heaven. The post In New Book, Winnie-the-Pooh Takes on London, Meets The Queen, and Is Basically Our Hero appeared first on Babble....
From: Babble | By: Heather Newman | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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Don’t chime for me, Argentina WITH its green bell tower and royal coat of arms, the Torre Monumental in Buenos Aires would not look out of place in a British market town. The 60-metre (200-foot) Palladian clock tower was a gift from the city’s British...
From: The Economist | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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The ancient city of Athens paid its citizens for various civic duties, priming them into a mindset that paved the way to participatory government.
From: The Atlantic | By: William Goetzmann | Thursday, May 26, 2016
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