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Heartthrob Ablajan embodies the tension between pop and politics in China's Xinjiang region
From: Time | By: Liam Fitzpatrick | Friday, October 24, 2014
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"Would you prefer a system where you can be instantly teleported from SF to LA? Of course. But that doesn't mean it's going to happen."...
From: The Atlantic | By: James Fallows | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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A few weeks ago I wished for a Project Runway with tweens, and then I got my wish in Project...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Dalene Rovenstine | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Oscar de la Renta dressed first ladies, but his first loyalty was to family and friendsThe post Oscar de la Renta: ‘He was in every sense a creature of grace’ appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: Barbara Amiel | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Filed under: Personal Finance, Financial Advisors, Planning, Financial Education Alamy In the corner of the room there was a small, round man, with Coke bottle glasses, beckoning me to sit next to him. If not for the red plaid vest and Santa cap he wore...
From: Daily Finance | By: Brian Lund | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Filed under: JC Penney, Retail, CEOs, Stores, Investing Mark Lennihan/AP Marvin Ellison, the incoming boss of J.C. Penney (JCP), has a big project ahead of him in renovating the troubled 112-year-old department store chain. Since 2007, when the stock...
From: Daily Finance | By: Annalisa Kraft-Linder | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Couples trying to have a baby do tons of research to improve their chances. Here’s one more research to ponder which indicates that having beer might be a good idea for the dad-to-be. If you’re a man and you’re trying to conceive, you should start...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Alap Naik Desai | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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This is a transcript of the Freakonomics Radio podcast “Tell Me Something I Don’t Know” Stephen J. DUBNER:Hey, podcast listeners. The new episode you’re about to hear is called “Tell Me Something I Don’t Know.” It’s a live recording...
From: New York Times | By: Freakonomics | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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When the call came in that the University of Glasgow had voted to divest its 153-million-pound endowment from fossil fuel companies, I happened to be in a room filled with climate activists in Oxford. They immediately broke into cheers. There were lots...
From: In These Times | By: Naomi Klein | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Giant soft pretzels with a chewy crust and crunchy sea salt topping. Use this one recipe to make giant pretzels, pretzel rolls, or appetizer-sized pretzel bites. -- posted by Budget Bytes...
From: Recipezaar | Friday, October 24, 2014
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A toddler from next-door Guinea who lost a parent to the disease has tested positive....
From: New York Times | By: ADAM NOSSITER | Friday, October 24, 2014
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In my twitter feed this afternoon, I happened upon a heartbreaking tweet about a new dad who has stage 4 lung cancer and only weeks to live is desperate to find a book that he remembers from his childhood to leave to his infant daughter. All he can recall...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: kaybdc | Friday, October 24, 2014
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I made that promise to myself years ago, and now that my son is five it's more important than ever.The post I Refuse to Raise a Bully appeared first on Babble....
From: Babble | By: Michelle Horton | Friday, October 24, 2014
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It all started with a porcupette. The post Our Descent into Homemade Halloween Costume Madness appeared first on Babble....
From: Babble | By: Lizzie Heiselt | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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A selected guide to events for children, teenagers and families in New York City....
From: New York Times | By: LAUREL GRAEBER | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Thelma, a reticulated python, produced six baby snakes without the help of a male, new DNA evidence shows.
From: National Geographic | By: Linda Qiu | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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From flying off mountains to backflipping in Palestine, here's a handful of photos to get your weekend started right...
From: Time | By: anrongxu | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Well, she couldn’t help herself, could she? Maybe Charles Cooke will ask Bristol Palin why she is spilling so much ink on the topic. But today she brings us her deliciously hathetic view of the past couple of months, including her account of the brawl...
From: The Atlantic | By: Andrew Sullivan | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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This comes after Cuomo took heat for his administration's involvement in editing and delaying a study on fracking that had been commissioned in 2011.The post Andrew Cuomo: ‘I’m Not A Scientist’ When It Comes To Fracking appeared first on ThinkProgress....
From: Climate Progress | By: Jeff Spross | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Kate Middleton has just recently returned to the public eye, having been off of official royal duties for a good few months due to acute morning sickness symptoms, which she has suffered from as a result of her current pregnancy. Last night, Kate attended...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Addam Corré | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Just two weeks after recalling more than 150 food products for possible listeria contamination, a North Carolina-based food distributor is reportedly closing its doors. WCTI-TV reports that SunBurst Foods, which distributed a plethora of pre-packaged...
From: Consumerist | By: Ashlee Kieler | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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"These days, you see a kid lying on his back and looking blank and you begin to wonder what’s wrong with him. There’s nothing wrong with him, except he’s thinking... He is trying to arrive at some conclusion about his thumb."Brain Pickings takes...
From: Brain Pickings | By: Maria Popova | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Kelly Rowland holds her baby bump as she steps out of Cecconi’s after dining out on Wednesday evening (October 22) in West Hollywood, Calif. The 33-year-old pregnant entertainer was joined for dinner that evening by her pal and fellow artist Ciara....
From: Just Jared | By: Just Jared | Friday, October 24, 2014
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"The points at which our unwisdom bites and messes up our lives are multiple and urgently need attention, right now."Brain Pickings takes 450+ hours a month to curate and edit across the different platforms, and remains banner-free. If it brings you...
From: Brain Pickings | By: Maria Popova | Friday, October 24, 2014
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The number of pregnant Chinese women who travel to the United States to have babies is expected to increase by 100 times next year compared to that of 2007, the Globe magazine reports.
From: China.org.cn | Friday, October 24, 2014
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After last week’s pregnancy scare, it seems clear that neither Tori Spelling nor her husband Dean McDermott want anymore kids. But on next week’s second episode of True Tori, Tori actually says the harsh words during a couples …...
From: OK Magazine | By: Haley Longman | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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From: FAIL Blog | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Badaber (Pakistan) (AFP) - Nadia Khan treasures two photos of her sister Sumbal: one showing her bright-eyed and smiling, the other blank-faced in death after she was gunned down by militants, a "martyr" in Pakistan's desperate fight against polio.It...
From: Business Insider | By: Guillaume Lavallee | Friday, October 24, 2014
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The string of "I didn't know I was pregnant until I gave birth" stories continues.
From: Fox News | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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What's the last place on Earth you would ever expect a mother to be thrown out of for breastfeeding her child?Read more......
From: Jezebel | By: Rebecca Rose | Friday, October 24, 2014
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I think one of the things that makes people react to Leibniz in the way that Diderot did is the sheer breadth of his accomplishments. Setting aside his achievements in any particular field, Leibniz is clearly one of the greatest polymaths the world has...
From: 3AM Magazine | By: Richard Marshall | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Oh babies… Zoe Saldana And Alicia Keys Show Off Their Baby Bumps Zoe Saldana and her sis Mariel were photographed Thursday at the Grove. She’s looking pretty good to be carrying twin boys, especially since she’s due in 8-10...
From: Bossip | By: thatsmybiz1 | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Black sesame seeds are everything, and here’s why. Native to China and Southeast Asia, black sesame seeds are one of [...] The post Black Sesame Seeds: The New Kale appeared first on The Luxury Spot....
From: The Luxury Spot | By: rosetta | Friday, October 24, 2014
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We are here and here we areThe post Our House gets back to its business appeared first on Macleans.ca.
From: Macleans | By: Aaron Wherry | Friday, October 24, 2014
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NEW YORK -- From violence to verbal taunts, abusive dating behavior is pervasive among America's adolescents, according to a new, federally funded survey. It says a majority of boys and girls who date describe themselves as both victims and perpetrators....
From: St. Paul Pioneer Press | By: By David CraryAssociated Press | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Jill Duggar Dillard showed off her baby bump on Thursday and the 19 Kids and Counting star has really popped. Is she further along than she claims or is she just carrying a big baby boy? US Weekly reports that Jill, who is now 18 weeks pregnant, taped...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Cheryl P | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Juliette is on tour in New Orleans, exhibiting more signs of pregnancy brain and wacked-out hormones. She's determined to raise her baby by herself but at least she finally lets Avery know he's going to be a daddy — by text. Avery, who's already bathed...
From: Rolling Stone | Friday, October 24, 2014
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I guess you just can't teach an old racist new tricks. It didn't take long for Paula Deen and her peeps to revert to being....well, Paula Deen.Yes, the black mammy image is racist and ignorant, but the explanation for it was even worse."Oh Paula Deen,...
From: The Field Negro | By: field negro | Friday, October 24, 2014
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Zoe Saldana is glowing as she shows off her adorable baby bump while doing some retail therapy on Wednesday afternoon (October 22) at The Grove in Los Angeles. The 36-year-old pregnant actress was joined by some family members and was later seen making...
From: Just Jared | By: Just Jared | Friday, October 24, 2014
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When the last big scare you had was that jury summons, you know you're in desperate need of some Halloween fun.The post 5 Ways Halloween Makes Me Feel Like a Kid Again appeared first on Babble....
From: Babble | By: Lori Garcia | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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It was originally envisioned as a blockbuster in the vein of “Pirates of the Carribean,” but by the time “Ouija” hits theaters Friday, it will look very different. When Michael Bay‘s Platinum Dunes came on board to produce the film for Universal...
From: The Wrap | By: Linda Ge | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Although Kate Middleton has the best doctors looking after her at Kensington Palace, nothing beats being treated by her mom! The Duchess of Cambridge ditched Kensington Palace and moved back in with her parents, Michael and Carole Middleton. …...
From: OK Magazine | By: okstaff | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Blake Lively just announced that she’s expecting her first child with husband Ryan Reynolds, but is she planning for baby number 2 already? Looks like she just might be thinking far into the future. Since announcing her pregnancy, Lively has been making...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Niki Cruz | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Jenny McCarthy‘s limited-run weekly show on SiriusXM Stars has birthed a live daily version on the service. On Channel 109, she will follow Howard Stern starting Monday, when the former Playboy Playmate's first guest will be Demi Lovato. On “Dirty,...
From: The Wrap | By: Tony Maglio | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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We spotted several of our favorite YBF moms out and about in the LA area.  See their candids inside... "Lay It On Me" singer Kelly Rowland dined out at Cecconi last night where photographers spotted her leaving with a bag of leftovers.  Perhaps she's...
From: Young Black and Fabulous | By: _YBF | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Markets rallied on Thursday to end the trading session higher, but still off their intraday highs....
From: TheStreet | By: Susannah Lee | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Dating someone going through a separation seems like quick way to end up in a heap of trouble.
From: Kissing Suzy Kobler | By: Sarah Sprague | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Kimora Lee Simmons has announced the creation of a $ 1 Million scholarship fund for students pursuing careers in fashion. More inside...  The Queen of Fabulosity, Kimora Lee Simmons, is giving young artists and fashionistas a helping hand in their quest...
From: Young Black and Fabulous | By: _YBF | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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Egg freezing is an individualized, questionably effective technical fix for a fundamentally social problem. Image: Shutterstock The post The Silicon Valley’s Egg-Freezing Perk Is Bad for People Across the Board appeared first on RH Reality Check....
From: RH Reality Check | By: Marcy Darnovsky | Thursday, October 23, 2014
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