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Infertility treatment is a numbers game in some respects: How many treatments will it take to conceive a child? And how much can you afford? Even as insurance plans are modestly improving their coverage of such treatments, clinics and others are coming...
From: Kaiser Health News | By: Michelle Andrews | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Research published in the journal Pediatrics indicates that early preferences for fruits and vegetables or, conversely, sugary drinks last into age 6....
From: New York Times | By: CATHERINE SAINT LOUIS | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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A recent slew of situations resulting in catastrophic violence and death has led to a renewed debate as to what kinds of imagery media outlets should be expected to show, writes Fred Ritchin...
From: Time | By: Fred Ritchin | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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We may have a new American Idol on our hands. Carrie Underwood and husband Mike Fisher are expecting their first child! OK! News: Ashlee Simpson and Evan Ross Tie the Knot The country star and former American Idol took …...
From: OK Magazine | By: Kelly Bryant | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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There is no perfect camera. So get that idea out of your head right now. Far better to think of any camera as a set of compromises. Size, speed, image quality, low-light performance, price, etc., can all be features—and they can all be liabilities.You...
From: Strobist | By: David Hobby | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Paul Krugman is wondering hard about why fear of inflation so haunts the wealthy and well-off. Like many people on the Keynes-o-monetarist side of the economic punditry, he is puzzled. After all, aren’t “rentiers” — wealthy debt holders — often...
From: Interfluidity | By: Steve Randy Waldman | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Kourtney Kardashian’s announcement of her third pregnancy was not happy news to her longtime baby daddy, Scott Disick. In fact, viewers of Sunday night’s Keeping Up with The … READ ON...
From: Radar Online | By: Radar Staff | Monday, September 1, 2014
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More than 30 teens escaped from a Nashville youth detention center and 17 were still being sought early Tuesday, a spokesman said.
From: Fox News | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Israel has claimed 988 acres of territory on the West Bank, in the Etzion Jewish settlement near Bethlehem. It's the same area from which three Jewish teens were kidnapped and later killed by Hamas militants in June.
From: NPR | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Traditional fashion schools are in the business of producing the runway stars of tomorrow. Top-ranking education centres such as Central Saint Martins (CSM) in London, Parsons The New School for Design in New York and the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in...
From: Wallpaper Magazine | Monday, September 1, 2014
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While it might not be completely smooth, more than 50,000 4-year-olds will start prekindergarten on Thursday, primarily thanks to Mayor Bill de Blasio....
From: New York Times | By: THE EDITORIAL BOARD | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Salon speaks to the authors of a new book about what your teens are really doing behind closed doors...
From: Salon.com | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Jennifer Aniston and Justin Theroux are definitely one of the most talked about couples in Hollywood today with the latest gossip columns alleging that no babies are on the horizon any time soon for the pair. There has been speculation on-and-off for...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Addam Corré | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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I just want a simple to use bluetooth speaker that I can plug-in in whichever room I'm in throughout the house and have my i-Device play music through. I listen to a lot of 80s and 90s, and would like good sound, but my budget is about $100. I just need...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: cestmoi15 | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Be it life expectancy or infant mortality, Indian healthcare ranks way below that in other BRICs nations like China and Brazil, but even Bangladesh. And yet India is a pioneer in robotic surgery.
From: Deutsche Welle | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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We showed you the teaser pic a few months ago, but now it’s finally time to check out the brand spanking new ad campaign for Burberry’s new fragrance My Burberry […]
From: My Fashion Life | By: Maria Pierides | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Scott Disick seemed pretty surprised to learn that his longtime girlfriend, Kourtney Kardashian, was expecting for the third time on Sunday’s episode of Keeping Up With The Kardashians. It has been known for a while now that in many ways Scott isn’t...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Addam Corré | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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BANGKOK (AP) -- When the young Thai woman saw an online ad seeking surrogate mothers, it seemed like a life-altering deal: $10,000 to help a
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Just announced, The Voice returns to NBC on September 22, Latin Post reports. Pharrell Williams, whose sound has been inescapable over the past year, from the Despicable Me 2 soundtrack to Ed Sheeran is one of two new judges for the seventh season. Punk-princess,...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Josh Strickland | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Humans of Palestine aims at restoring the humanity often stripped away when Palestinians are reduced to calculative deaths, forgettable names, and mutilated bodies, rather than people with stories and dreams.
From: Global Voices | By: Joey Ayoub | Monday, September 1, 2014
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The mountains of Alabama are small mountains—foothills, really—but they are mine like a sports team is mine—like a football game (which I have for so long been near but have not really, really seen) is mine—as in the phrase “We scored! We scored!”...
From: The Rumpus | By: J.M. Gamble | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Carrie Underwood has announced that she is pregnant with her first child. www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk
From: Showbiz Spy | By: Staff Author | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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From: USA Today | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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That's what her two dogs Ace and Penny said, anyway
From: Time | By: elizabethcbarber | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Filed under: Saving Getty Images As much as they'd like to help out, many parents today are finding it extremely difficult to contribute as much as they'd like to their kids' college educations, and that's putting more of the burden on students to figure...
From: Daily Finance | By: Dan Caplinger | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Curated by Mikko Takkunen, a collection of the most interesting photojournalism and documentary photography from across the web....
From: Time | By: Mikko Takkunen | Monday, September 1, 2014
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by Dish Staff That’s Josie Glausiusz’s takeaway after reading a paper published earlier this year by Patricia Brennan, an evolutionary biologist who’s received federal funding for her research into the sexual anatomy of ducks: Brennan and her colleagues...
From: The Atlantic | By: Dish Staff | Monday, September 1, 2014
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A Brooklyn fiend attacked his pregnant girlfriend in a successful attempt to kill his unborn baby, prosecutors say — and the assault was caught on surveillance footage obtained by The...
From: New York Post | By: Leonica Valentine, Josh Saul | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Its name is 100-Bites Diet and, as the name itself says, it provides the ideal number of bites to reach and keep your ideal weight. Does it work? There are controversial opinions about it...
From: Vogue Italia | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Syria's state news agency says the military killed "many terrorists"
From: Time | By: hcregan | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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What a baby can do better than you GettyFrom amazing eyesight to abnormally strong bones, babies may possess incredible hidden abilities you usually only see in comic books. Secret talents that will shock you More to seeCelebs who posed while pregnant...
From: Wallet Pop | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Pretty cute, Carrie, pretty darn cute. Mama’s Song singer Carrie Underwood is expecting her first child with husband Mike Fisher , and the country crooner revealed the exciting news today (september 1st) via social media. Underwood, 31, shared this...
From: Showbiz Spy | By: Barbara DeFranco | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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It's September! Can you believe it?! My little kindergartner Baby E is officially 'school age', though we are homeschooling for now and enjoying this fun age with our children. We got very excited when the Pimsleur French course arrived at our doorstep,...
From: Eco Babyz | By: Anastasia B | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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give me gratitude or give me debt In terms of parenting, marriage, home, clothes – I will not be a slave to the Tyranny of Trend any longer. I am almost 40 years old and no catalog is the Boss of Me anymore. I am free. I am not bound to spend my precious...
From: MetaFilter | By: flex | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Not only was Kristen Wiig one of the highlights from the Emmy Awards red carpet last week (and there was a lot to choose from), she's actually one of our favorite style girls in general. I know sometimes it's easy to overlook because she's so crazy talented...
From: Glamour | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Carrie Underwood and Mike Fisher are expecting a baby, and the country music superstar has announced her pregnancy with a dog photo and a Labor Day pun.
From: Los Angeles Times | By: Lauren Raab | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Twitter: @CarrieUnderwood We may have a new American Idol on our hands. Carrie Underwood and husband Mike Fisher are expecting their first child! OK! News: Ashlee Simpson and Evan Ross Tie the Knot The country star and former American Idol took to social...
From: Showbiz Spy | By: Kelly Bryant | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Carrie Underwood and Mike Fisher are expecting a baby, and the country music superstar has announced her pregnancy with a dog photo and a Labor Day pun....
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Lauren Raab | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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  Carrie Underwood is pregnant! The country singer, 31, and her hockey player husband Mike Fisher, 34, are expecting their first child, she announced on Instagram today. “In honor… READ ON...
From: Radar Online | By: Gina Bacchiocchi | Monday, September 1, 2014
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A glitch revealed the exact location of 630,157 Grindr users in 131 countries, including 134 in North Korea.
From: AmericaBlog | By: John Aravosis | Monday, September 1, 2014
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  Carrie Underwood is pregnant! The country singer, 31, and her hockey player husband Mike Fisher, 34, are expecting their first child, she announced on Instagram today. “In honor of “Labor†Day, Ace & Penny would like...
From: Showbiz Spy | By: Gina Bacchiocchi | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Carrie Underwood is pregnant! The country star took to Twitter on Labor Day (how fitting!) to announce that she and her husband, Mike Fisher, are expecting their first child together! Carrie enlisted the help of her two dogs, Ace and Penny, who were...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Effie Orfanides | Monday, September 1, 2014
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The other day, a pregnant friend said she was scared of giving birth after watching Friends With Kids. In that movie, Jennifer Westfeldt‘s character is in a lot of pain during labor, despite having an epidural (drugs). Being an expert, I guess, having...
From: Film School Rejects | By: Christopher Campbell | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Finally! Carrie Underwood is pregnant! The country singer just announced the big news the cutest way ever. "In honor of "Labor" Day...Ace & Penny would like to make an announcement. Their parents couldn't be happier!" Carrie tweeted along with a...
From: Just So You Know | By: Ashley Rose | Monday, September 1, 2014
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What’s inside? Here are the questions answered in today’s reader mailbag, boiled down to five word summaries. Click on the number to jump straight down to the question. 1. Planning for disabled child’s future 2. Investing while in debt 3. Ethics...
From: The Simple Dollar | By: Trent | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Dear Bossip, I’m 26-years old, and the mother of two beautiful daughters ages 6 and 3 years old. My story, to keep it brief, is I met my kid’s father almost 7 years ago. Our relationship, you can say,...
From: Bossip | By: terrancedean | Monday, September 1, 2014
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How unusual names, under certain circumstances, can score success.
From: Miller McCune | By: Ryan Jacobs | Monday, September 1, 2014
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"Keeping Up with the Kardashians" aired part one of its season 9 finale on Sunday, featuring the build-up to Kim Kardashian and Kanye West’s wedding, and Kourtney Kardashian’s big baby news. Get the full recap here!...
From: Gossip Cop | By: Shari Weiss | Monday, September 1, 2014
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If you're still reading this and haven't already clicked to see more of the fabulous red dress, dapper white suit, and DRAGON HEADPIECE, there's more to see in this white-knight-marries-a-lovely-dragon wedding. We're talking handmade dragon wings, light-up...
From: Offbeat Bride | By: Offbeat Editors | Monday, September 1, 2014
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What is a playdate, anyway? Is it a social occasion where parents hang out together while their kids play together in close proximity? And how did this pattern emerge? do people in other countries do this or is it mainly an American thing?I find it hard...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: jason's_planet | Sunday, August 31, 2014
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