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Then all at once the peace that we were always seeking, but that always fled from us on the former path of the desires, comes to us of its own accord, and it is well with us. It is the painless state that Epicurus prized as the highest good and as the...
From: McSweeney's | Friday, May 29, 2015
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"I just wish that the airline would actually own up to the mistake that they made," Canadian singer Sarah Blackwood says
From: People | Friday, May 29, 2015
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The Affordable Care Act has done little to reduce the number of Americans who lack dental coverage.
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According to a new market report published by Persistence Market Research “Global Market Study on Human Insulin: Asia Pacific to Witness fastest Growth by 2020,” the global human insulin market was valued at USD 24,332.6 million in 2014 and was expected...
From: Medgadget | By: pmrresearch | Friday, May 29, 2015
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"Test tube babies" are not that rare these days. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention estimates that 1.5% of babies born in the US are conceived using what's called Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART), of which the most common procedure...
From: Business Insider | By: Ellie Kincaid | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Kylie Jenner and Blac Chyna have been accused of continuing their social media feud, but is Blac really trying to compete with Kylie by sharing her sexy Instagram snapshots? Kylie Jenner is allegedly dating Tyga, Blac Chyna’s ex-boyfriend. Ever since...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Treva Bowdoin | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Want to have a perfect day of eating? Registered holistic nutritionist Yuri Elkaim shared these science-backed tips with YourTango on what you should and shouldn't be eating every day. No excuses. Eat like a champ. While chatting with one of my coaching...
From: FitSugar | By: YourTango | Friday, May 29, 2015
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In which I realize THERE ARE ONLY THREE EPISODES LEFT.
From: Geekosystem | By: Jill Pantozzi | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Debating whether allowing your children to do extreme sports is a sign of good parenting or bad....
From: New York Times | Friday, May 29, 2015
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For pregnant women, carrying a boy brings with it a slight increase in the risk of developing diabetes before giving birth, according to a new study.
From: Fox News | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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The first words Bridie Monds-Watson sings on her debut album double as a tidy thesis statement: "A teenage heart is an unguided dart." The Irish singer-songwriter, who records under the name SOAK, made "Before We Forgot How To Dream" while she was still...
From: NPR | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Drive west from downtown Cincinnati, over the railroad tracks that snake beneath the 8th Street Viaduct, and you’ll find a little slice of Appalachia, nestled between the Ohio River and the steep slopes of Price Hill. When coal mining jobs in Kentucky...
From: Contexts Magazine | By: Amy Scott at Contexts | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Lullabies are universal in that it helps babies connect to language while providing soothing sounds for sleep. Explore lullabies from around the world.
From: Global Voices | By: Rising Voices | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Administrators told Alexi Halket to cover up - so she started a international movement instead
From: People | Friday, May 29, 2015
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It goes well beyond the Clintons and the Bushes: political families have become a staple of U.S. politics, at every level. The post American politics? They’ve become a family affair. appeared first on Macleans.ca....
From: Macleans | By: macleans.ca | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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The keyboard wizard Joe McGinty is the longtime leader of the downtown music-tribute collective the Loser’s Lounge; Paul Devitt is the owner of the Beauty Bar. In early May, they opened this elegant punk-and-pop piano bar, where you can sit in an alcove...
From: New Yorker | By: Sarah Larson | Friday, May 29, 2015
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The first feature film from the director Daniel Peddle follows a mysterious young man whose world intersects with four teenagers hanging out at this deserted location....
From: New York Times | By: NEIL GENZLINGER | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Scars are 5-10 years old and my derm doesn't think they can be faded! Would love to wear tank tops, bikinis, etc. but hate showing these dark scars on my shoulders.As a teenager, I suffered from relatively severe acne on my back and shoulders (extending...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: leftshark | Friday, May 29, 2015
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New research shows that artificial intelligence can use trial and error to finish a job even when a robot's body is damaged....
From: The Atlantic | By: Adrienne LaFrance | Wednesday, May 27, 2015
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If you're a word freak, you got a kick out of new spots for Scrabble and GE this week, along with a Mazda commercial that was all about the voiceover. Vodafone delivered an adorable animal spot. And Plum Organics rounded things out with another honest...
From: AdWeek | By: Tim Nudd | Friday, May 29, 2015
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With his spiky red hair and youthful grin, Zijin Mansion’s Head Chef Menex Cheung doesn’t conform to the traditional image of a Chinese restaurant chef. Then again, this isn’t just any Chinese restaurant. Set on the third floor of the ultra-luxurious Waldorf...
From: The Beijinger | By: robynnetindall | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Bananas foster is one of my favorite retro desserts because it is easy to make, fun to make and tastes delicious. The recipe dates back to 1950s New Orleans, which was a shipping hub for bananas at the time. A clever chef combined fresh bananas with...
From: Baking Bites | By: Nicole | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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In California nursing homes, just over 15 percent of dementia patients are on antipsychotic drugs. That’s far more than advocates say is necessary. But that number is down from almost 22 percent just three years ago....
From: Kaiser Health News | By: Rachel Dornhelm, KQED | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Four teenage boys in Milton, Georgia were arrested by police and found in possession of a stolen goat. One of them explained that he was planning on photographing the goat so that he could use the image as a prop when asking a girl, "Would you goat with...
From: FAIL Blog | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Copyright Office: Jacqueline CharlesworthMichelle ChoeRegan SmithCy DonnellySteve RuheJohn RileyStacy Cheney (NTIA) Note that my recap does not reflect all Qs because I was participating. Proposed Class 7: Audiovisual works – derivative uses –...
From: Rebecca Tushnet | By: Rebecca Tushnet | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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In 2012, Michaela and Christopher were at their 20-week ultrasound patiently waiting to find out if they were having a boy or a girl. However, instead of finding out the sex of their baby they were told that their child had some very serious health problems...
From: Free Republic | By: Life News | Friday, May 29, 2015
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At least 14 people were shot across Chicago between noon and 10:30 p.m. Thursday. The last shooting left four people wounded in the West Englewood neighborhood on the South Side. About 10:30 p.m., two men and two women were standing in the 6200 block...
From: Chicago Sun-Times | By: Sun-Times Wire | Friday, May 29, 2015
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After a season full of pregnancy announcements and Farrah Abraham clashing with her co-stars, the two-part Teen Mom OG reunion special was bound to be even more drama-packed than the season. But this time around, it was Farrah’s mom Debra …...
From: OK Magazine | By: Teresa Roca | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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People look to Amy Schumer and her fellow jokers not just to make fun of the world, but to make sense of it. And maybe even to help fix it....
From: The Atlantic | By: Megan Garber | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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The families of Gil and Kelly Jo Bates and Jim Bob and Michelle Duggar have been close for years. The Bringing Up Bates family has appeared on the Duggar show in prior seasons, and some Bates family members have even attended weddings of the 19 Kids...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Stacy Carey | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Baby bath time! Kim Kardashian gave fans a glimpse of North West‘s happy side, posting an adorable snap of the 2-year-old laughing on Instagram. Usually pictured in a sullen… READ ON...
From: Radar Online | By: Radar Staff | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Ricky Spicer, a member of ’60s group The Ponderosa Twins Plus One, filed a lawsuit against Kanye West in 2013 alleging that “Bound 2,” a single off that year’s Yeezus, sampled a Ponderosa Twins Plus One song titled “Bound”...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Ariana Bacle | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Opposites don’t attract! Kate Gosselin, who was slammed with reports of child abuse in 2010, is dating Jeff Prescott, who has his own history of poor parenting. The millionaire was accused of child neglect during his divorce. Read …...
From: OK Magazine | By: OK! Staff | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Josh Duggar is slowing becoming persona non grata among the political right. The “19 Kids and Counting” star, a former welcome member in Republican circles, has fallen from grace following last week’s revelation that he had been accused of sexually...
From: The Wrap | By: Tim Kenneally | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Graduation is finally over. No more nerves, no more wonderment. Time to move on and work, right? Here are the five things that will happen after graduation that others won’t tell you:   You will feel some sort of anxiety, depression, jealousy, or...
From: Blast | By: Sumaira Rajpoot | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Bring out the rubber duckies! While most children absolutely dread bathtime, North West proves she loves to soak up in the suds! [ Related: Kim Kardashian's Video Game FINALLY Adds Babies! ] On Wednesday, Nori's mama Kim Kardashian West posted the (above)...
From: Perez Hilton | By: Perez Hilton | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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After being denied access to the first school carnival, it's nice to see someone is stepping up to make it right by these students. The post Company Offers to Throw Carnival for Underprivileged NYC Kids appeared first on Babble....
From: Babble | By: Alice Gomstyn | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Blue Ivy is becoming quite the world-traveler. And on a recent trip to Italy, the 3-year-old daughter of Beyoncé and Jay Z got to see the sights via helicopter. See photos here!...
From: Gossip Cop | By: Shari Weiss | Friday, May 29, 2015
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MONTEREY, California — A mother and her 5-month-old baby were asked to leave TEDWomen, a conference meant to celebrate the accomplishments and potential of women and girls around the world See also: Pregnant musician Sarah Blackwood kicked off flight...
From: Mashable | By: Rebecca Ruiz | Friday, May 29, 2015
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Cody Simpson is apparently loving the single life in the wake of his latest breakup with Gigi Hadid. See video here....
From: Gossip Cop | By: Shari Weiss | Friday, May 29, 2015
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A new study finds that people who tie the knot before they get a B.A., rather than the other way around, are much more likely to become obese. Why?...
From: The Atlantic | By: Olga Khazan | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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What a group of middle-schoolers learned from their recent field trip to the city...
From: The Atlantic | By: Launa Schweizer | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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"She's just very caring, very selfless, and we wanted to be selfless, too." The post High School Seniors Skip Class Trip and Donate $8,000 to Principal with Cancer appeared first on Babble....
From: Babble | By: Meredith Carroll | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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If you’re a fan of the original classic film GREASE (like we are) we have good news! FOX is brining a live musical to the silver screen. And Keke Palmer has nabbed a role as Marty Maraschino. Get the deets and peep the adorableness from North West...
From: Young Black and Fabulous | By: _YBF | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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In an interview with Live With Kelly and Michael, Kim Kardashian admitted that when she started dating her husband, Kanye West, he began deciding what she should wear. “He had… READ ON...
From: Radar Online | By: Isha Thorpe | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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PROLOGUE I On this moonless night, lightning bugs flashed brilliantly in the yards along Jordan Drive. Moths fluttered around the hopelessly dim porch lights. The air was warm and muggy. Darkness covered the neighborhood's working-class splendor. There...
From: Bleacher Report | By: Chris Palmer | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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"I don't think this judge would say an infant in the womb early on in a term of pregnancy would get human rights"...
From: Salon.com | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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This month’s middle and high school nonfiction includes the true story of Typhoid Mary, insights into the story of a group of Danish teenagers who fought against the Nazis when the rest of their country gave in, and a moving memoir from Margarita Engle....
From: School Library Journal | By: SLJ | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Because Deflate can only mean ONE thing! You know what we don't have enough of around here?  DeflateGate Articles! I, for one, just can't get enough of them.  So I decided to spend a little time with an internet search engine of choice (your mileage...
From: Pats Pulpit | By: SlotMachinePlayer | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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Apparently a crying toddler is no longer just a nuisance — it's grounds for being ejected from a flight Sarah Blackwood, the 7-months-pregnant singer/songwriter for the Canadian band Walk Off the Earth, was apparently kicked off of a United Airlines...
From: Mashable | By: Lindsey Robertson | Thursday, May 28, 2015
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