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Why the independence campaign has more in common with Occupy Wall Street than nationalist movements...
From: The Atlantic | By: Katie Engelhart | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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Saving money is easier than it sounds. Conquer this daunting task by making a go-to list of ways you can cut costs in your daily life. If you're having trouble figuring out what to cut out, Wise Bread has compiled a list of 73 ways you can start spending...
From: SavvySugar | By: Wise-Bread | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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After cancer, Angela Salerni couldn’t bear a child — but she had frozen embryos. She needed a surrogate: Roshael Rose. It was a perfect match, but it still wasn’t easy.
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An argument that society and families—and you—will be better off if nature takes its course swiftly and promptly...
From: The Atlantic | By: Ezekiel J. Emanuel | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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The mom-to-be is helping save the animals by selling a line of pachyderm-themed gifts
From: People | By: Sandra Sobieraj Westfall | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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If life-expectancy trends continue, that future may be near, transforming society in surprising and far-reaching ways....
From: The Atlantic | By: Gregg Easterbrook | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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For Marilynne Robinson, who has been called America’s George Eliot, loss and loneliness do not rule out solace....
From: The Atlantic | By: Leslie Jamison | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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What Internet vernacular reveals about the evolution of language...
From: The Atlantic | By: Britt Peterson | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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In the new Jason Reitman film, Men Women & Children, technology really isn’t making our lives easier. Instead of bringing us together, social media, gaming, online dating and other tech advancements too often provide methods to emphasize our fears...
From: SlashFilm | By: Russ Fischer | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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He is 40. You are almost 17. You know his kiss is coming, that day in the classroom, but still it surprises you....
From: The Atlantic | By: Katherine Heiny | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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What three failed marriages taught Margo Howard about love, life, and offering advice...
From: The Atlantic | By: Allison Wright | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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On the 10th anniversary of the Clinton Global Initiative, Bill Clinton assesses the state of the world, and of his post-presidency....
From: The Atlantic | By: James Bennet | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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Yesterday was my Uncle Chris’s 100th birthday. When he passed fifteen years ago, I wrote the following, which I just unearthed from the Old Web. Now seems like a good time to expose it to the world. He was the embodiment of a Good Man, I still miss...
From: Doc Searls | By: Doc Searls | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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As a mom there's this pull to pour everything you have into your children, but it's important to take time for yourself, too. The post 8 Things That Helped Me Bounce Back More Quickly After Baby #2 appeared first on Babble....
From: Babble | By: Lauren Hartmann | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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I need all the energy I can get to keep up with my 2-year-old. The post Sorry Science, My Toddler Still Needs Me to Eat Breakfast appeared first on Babble....
From: Babble | By: Heather Neal | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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One look at the invitation (no stickers, no cutesy animals, no Lisa Frank vibes) and its C-U-Next-Tuesday depiction as well as the title of the collection “Reject Everything” and you knew you were in for a rough ride at Meadham Kirchhoff.  Rough,...
From: Style Bubble | By: stylebubble | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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Whooping cough ain't no joke.The post Fellow L.A. Parents, Why the Heck Are You Not Vaccinating Your Kids? appeared first on Babble....
From: Babble | By: Lori Garcia | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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Tom Cotton is the ultimate product of today's hard-edged, ideologically driven Republican Party. Is that what Arkansas voters want?...
From: The Atlantic | By: Molly Ball | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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With voter turnout expected to be around 80 percent and polls predicting a thin margin, a glaring message of the referendum has been that every vote counts. For children, that lesson is a victory in itself.
From: New York Times | By: Lauren Apfel | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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In 2002, 23-year-old Frank Ungaro made a serious mistake. He’d been smoking pot since he was a teenager in western New York state, but he’d since moved to Fort Collins, Colorado, where he’d graduated to selling marijuana. He was never a major dealer,...
From: Slate | By: Sam Kamin | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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Once again, I’ve been accused of pedophilia. Well, to be technical, my sexual identity was called “somewhat pedophilic.” But we’re talking about one of the most loathsome things a person can be accused of, so why split hairs? I’m also regularly...
From: Slate | By: Jillian Keenan | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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For three out of four of the Teen Mom 2 girls this week, those baby daddies are causing lots of drama. And then there’s Jenelle, who’s living blissfully with her newborn son! Read on for the full Teen Mom 2…...
From: OK Magazine | By: Haley Longman | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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For the first time since the world learned Duchess Kate was pregnant again, she bared her itsy-bitsy baby bump during a dinner engagement recently with her husband Prince William. However, one source suggests the Duchess of Cambridge looked gaunt in...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Bradley Ryder | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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A Time For Burning after Ferguson.
From: Killing the Buddha | By: Briallen Hopper | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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... and the Internet explodes.The post Girl Shows Male Army Cadet Who’s Boss in Push-Up Competition appeared first on Babble....
From: Babble | By: Meredith Carroll | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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Three novellas about family...
From: The Atlantic | By: Ann Hulbert | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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How does aggressive police surveillance transform an urban neighborhood? A sociologist reports from the inside....
From: The Atlantic | By: James Forman Jr. | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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Step aside radar guns; cops may soon have a new tool in their arsenal to help save lives: a texting while driving detector gun. For eons, police officers have used a litany of measures to lessen crash risks and decrease the numbers of vehicular fatalities...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Bradley Ryder | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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Drawing blood isn’t an expression of love, it’s an expression of anger and exasperation that morphs into abuse....
From: New York Times | By: CHARLES M. BLOW | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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Borrowing from your 401(k) plan has advantages. But it should not be your first option.
From: Time | By: Dan Kadlec | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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Both lists include some surprising players who will be directly or indirectly affected by the e-commerce giant's record stock offering....
From: Time | By: Paul J. Lim | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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Welcome to Wonkbook, Wonkblog’s morning policy news primer by Puneet Kollipara (@pkollipara). To subscribe by e-mail, click here. Send comments, criticism or ideas to Wonkbook at Washpost dot com. To read more by the Wonkblog team, click here. Follow...
From: Washington Post | By: Puneet Kollipara | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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By all accounts, grandparenting is where it's at. The post I’m Looking Forward to the Phase of Life Michelle Duggar’s in Right Now appeared first on Babble....
From: Babble | By: Kacy Faulconer | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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We're talking full-on, hide-in-the-bushes style.The post Confession: I’m a Stalker Mom (but My Kids Have No Idea) appeared first on Babble....
From: Babble | By: Ellen Seidman | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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The sad thing is I could probably do a variant cover for every Fox News bobblehead and still not have enough for all the cookie-cutter blonde cylons that are chunked out of the lab. Katherine Timpf, National We Will Literally Hire Anyone Who Has Made...
From: Sadly No | By: Cerberus | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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Michelle Monaghan has played more than her share of love interests and worried wives in plenty of movies that seemed otherwise unsure of what to do with her. But she maintains a more interesting sideline playing tough women in stereotypically male professions...
From: A.V. Club | By: Jesse Hassenger | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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Whoa, mama (and papa)! Expectant parents Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher were spotted grabbing some breakfast at Flake in Venice, Calif. on Wednesday morning. With her large baby bump in tow, Kunis, 31, looked radiant in a black maxi dress as she held...
From: Showbiz Spy | By: Gabrielle Chung | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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Leading industry talents are creating new comic books for the classroom, aligning them with the Common Core. ...
From: The Atlantic | By: David Cutler | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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Royal couple to announce decision Thursday as Kate continues to battle severe pregnancy sickness
From: People | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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While Rusney Castillo’s arrival is significant, his major league debut with the Boston Red Sox...
From: NESN | By: Ricky Doyle | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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Isn’t the pressure of trying to get pregnant stressful enough without the entire world watching?The post Kim Kardashian Told the World She’s Trying for a Second Baby — Why I Never Would appeared first on Babble....
From: Babble | By: Suzanne Jannese | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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…and fat women are poorer than fat men. Why the obesity-poverty link splits along gender lines...
From: The Atlantic | By: Cari Romm | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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It’s the twentieth anniversary of Friends, and there’s only one way to celebrate: by debating the best episode of all time. The competition started on Monday with 32 episodes, and now at mid-week they’ve been narrowed down to 8. …...
From: OK Magazine | By: Kaitlin Menza | Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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Tanya Lee Stone, the noted nonfiction author and a guest columnist this week, addresses a topic that is receiving a great deal of attention in the children's literature world: full disclosure in nonfiction.
From: School Library Journal | By: SLJ | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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Los Angeles (AFP) - US police arrested Jonathan Dwyer of the Arizona Cardinals on suspicion of assault, just the latest NFL player to hit the headlines for all the wrong reasons.The allegations stem from an incident in July at a Phoenix home and involved...
From: Business Insider | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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Jessica Biel might be expecting her first child with Justin Timberlake after all! That is what many people are thinking after this photo of the recent 7th Heaven cast reunion dinner was posted online by several of the cast members. 1st time in 8 yrs...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Glenn Hadley | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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See this story at BrooklynPaper.com.By Danielle FurfaroThe Brooklyn Paper90th Precinct Southside–Williamsburg Mean girls A gang of teens attacked a girl and punched her in the eye with brass knuckles and other metal on Maujer Street on Sept. 11, law...
From: The Brooklyn Paper | By: By Danielle Furfaro | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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When Crystal Kelley, a Connecticut woman who had signed a contract to bear a baby for a couple in her state, was five months pregnant, a routine ultrasound showed that the fetus had a cleft palate, a brain cyst and heart defects. The couple for whom...
From: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | By: By Tamar Lewin / The New York Timeso | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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Karrueche Tran is reportedly pregnant, making singer Chris Brown a father just as is appeared he might be reconciling with ex-girlfriend Rihanna. Brown and Tran have had an on-again off-again relationship for several years, but reports in the last few...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Nathan Francis | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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See this story at BrooklynPaper.com.By Matthew PerlmanThe Brooklyn Paper84th Precinct Brooklyn Heights–DUMBO–Boerum Hill–Downtown Home invaded An armed aggressor raided a Livingston Street apartment on Sept. 6, threatening the resident with a gun...
From: The Brooklyn Paper | By: By Matthew Perlman | Thursday, September 18, 2014
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