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Germany's vice chancellor says the arrest of a 17-year-old Afghan migrant suspected of raping and killing a university student must not be used for "rabble-rousing and conspiracy propaganda." The teen, who entered Germany last year as an unaccompanied...
From: Fox News | Monday, December 5, 2016
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Ome Tlaloc walked through the North Dakota hills with a flashlight and a walkie-talkie, scouting for police in the prairie dark. Earlier that evening, I'd met the 30-year-old on Highway 1806, where he'd been sitting behind a makeshift barricade. Now...
From: Mother Jones | By: Text by Wes Enzinna; photographs by Zen Lefort | Monday, December 5, 2016
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Imbolo Mbue discusses her debut novel Behold the Dreamers, teaching herself how to write a novel, and the price of the American Dream.
From: The Rumpus | By: Nina Moog | Monday, December 5, 2016
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From: Tartelette | By: My Tartelette Editor | Monday, December 5, 2016
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Cultural relevance can be bittersweet, as Venables Bell & Partners learned in 2016. Just as the agency and client Audi were negotiating to use David Bowie's "Starman" in a Super Bowl ad, the rock icon tragically passed away at 69. Then the independent...
From: AdWeek | By: Patrick Coffee | Monday, December 5, 2016
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Using the fingers on just one hand, David Droga argues, you can count the number of agencies that possess a "strong soul." These are "the ones that are consistent, retain people and do some of the most interesting work," Droga says. He, of course, counts...
From: AdWeek | By: Katie Richards | Monday, December 5, 2016
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Odds that Jill Stein's recount can change the election results are zero — but they threaten Trump’s bloated pride
From: Salon.com | By: Gary Legum | Monday, December 5, 2016
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Simple savory, delicious. -- posted by jagret
From: Recipezaar | Monday, December 5, 2016
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This gorgeous heartbreaker of a musical, starring Ben Platt and directed by Michael Greif, has tragedy at its core but is anything but a downer.
From: New York Times | By: CHARLES ISHERWOOD | Monday, December 5, 2016
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Around the time he started his freshman year at Florida State University last year, Austin Harrouff used his phone to jot down notes resembling reminders and to-do lists. But by this August, his iPhone had become a near-daily outlet for statements and...
From: South Florida Sun-Sentinel | By: Samuel Howard | Monday, December 5, 2016
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The Latest on a deadly fire in a converted warehouse in Oakland, California (all times local): 3:45 p.m.
From: Fox News | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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Chaperoning several pre-teens to this area of Brooklyn where none of us have ever been; we're out-of-towners. What are some quirky, offbeat stores, ethnic restaurants, haircutting places--no tatoos, or piercings--that some 13-14 out-of-town kids might...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: Elsie | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton are going strong and over the weekend, the 47-year-old mother of three stepped out with what appeared to be a hickey on her neck. According to a new report, Gwen Stefani stepped out at the park with her three sons, Kingston,...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Lindsay Cronin | Monday, December 5, 2016
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As investigators searched for signs of a crime in the fire that killed at least 33 in an Oakland warehouse during a late-night dance party, survivors and teary-eyed friends of those who perished viewed the charred building from a distance, placed flowers...
From: South Florida Sun-Sentinel | By: Tribune news services | Monday, December 5, 2016
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Some of Rep. Kevin McCarthy’s constituents fear his vow to repeal Obamacare now and replace it later could rob them of coverage....
From: Kaiser Health News | By: Pauline Bartolone and Emily Bazar | Monday, December 5, 2016
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From man-boobs to Rachel Maddow controversies to the best (and yet most disappointing!) vote total in history, we followed the party’s historic year
From: Reason | By: Matt Welch | Saturday, December 3, 2016
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Sorry, "Die Hard" fans — the story of Martin Riggs and Roger Murtaugh is the holiday movie we need now
From: Salon.com | By: Erin Keane | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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As the first of three episodes that will close out the end of 2016, Emma Stone hosted Saturday Night Live last night for the third time, and hopefully it’s an indication of a strong finish for the cast, writers and crew of the staple sketch show. A...
From: SlashFilm | By: Ethan Anderton | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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Is my sleep training dream possible? Inside, I describe what I would like to achieve, and what happens now. What's the closest approximation of my dream? How do I get there? Which of the many sleep training resources (books, blogs, gurus, consultants)...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: slidell | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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Read More Better Than Texas Roadhouse Rolls ~ Fluffy, buttery, tender supper rolls … I have a difficult time thinking this, yet worth a shot! Read More 21Christmas Cookies for Kids! To Bake and Decorate !! Fun and Easy Christmas Coo … Read More Slow...
From: Tartelette | By: My Tartelette Editor | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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My husband's very religious family has serious issues with him being gay. His brother, "Steve," outed him in high school. He was forced into therapy, cut off financially and put through hell.
From: Denver Post | By: Amy Dickinson | Monday, December 5, 2016
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North Carolina authorities say a teenager charged with killing his grandfather with a hatchet discussed the crime in advance with a still-unidentified person on a cellphone communications app....
From: Fox News | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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There is also a risk of transferring HIV and hepatitis, and so screening of everyone involved in surrogacy involving IUI is recommended, and required in surrogacy arrangements involving IVF The post ‘RENT A WOMB’: Women who make babies without uterus...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: Okogba | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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Firearms enthusiasts who embraced Donald Trump's campaign and his full-throated support of the Second Amendment are expecting a sweeping expansion of gun rights under his administration and a Congress firmly in Republican hands.
From: Denver Post | By: The Associated Press | Monday, December 5, 2016
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The discovery of remains believed to be those of a missing Alaskan teen has led to the arrest of his friend on murder and kidnapping charges.
From: Fox News | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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We need indoor holiday decorating ideas that can survive our cat's whirlwind of curious destruction.My wife would like some sparkle and sass in our living room. Something festive and blinky, perhaps with a sparkle. The issue, however, is the large, strong,...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: radiosilents | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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General Hospital spoilers for the week of December 5 tease that there are juicy moments ahead that will get viewers buzzing. Julian claimed that he didn’t know who ran him over, but he’s beckoned Alexis to come for a visit and there are wild scenes...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Stacy Carey | Monday, December 5, 2016
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As of this moment, 20th Century Women is my favorite movie of the year. Mike Mills‘ (Beginners) latest film is warm, compassionate, honest, and funny. It’s easily the director’s most accomplished feature to date. While watching 20th Century...
From: SlashFilm | By: Jack Giroux | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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Apollo Nida’s engagement to Sherien Almufti appears to finally be complete. On Saturday, Sherien, who went public with her engagement to The Real Housewives of Atlanta star Phaedra Parks’ ex, despite the fact that he’s currently incarcerated and...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Karen de Wilde | Monday, December 5, 2016
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A 19-year-old medical student and migrant home volunteer from Germany was found dead in October, her body dumped into a river near the town of Freiburg. Now, investigators have arrested a 17-year-old Afghan refugee in relation to the case that … More...
From: EveryJoe | By: Wil Reagan | Monday, December 5, 2016
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Aspiring actor-singer-fashion model Jaden Smith is back again, this time with a full-length music video. But all it takes is about a minute to realize that the camera seems to be in love with Jaden's brand spanking new, impossible for most to get Nike...
From: Mashable | By: Adario Strange | Monday, December 5, 2016
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It has been six years since two women, Melissa Mason and Nicole Glass, – both 27 years old – and an unborn baby in Phoenix, Arizona were found dead in their home and the killer or killers have not been brought to justice, the AZ Family reports. On...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Angelica N. Sumter | Monday, December 5, 2016
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Rap legend Jay Z turned 47 years old today, December 4. A well-known wordsmith and accomplished songwriter, Jay Z rose from a prominent drug dealer in Brooklyn to becoming of rap’s legends over time. Jay Z’s lyrics range from his tales of drug dealing,...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Brad Washington | Monday, December 5, 2016
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Days Of Our Lives fans have not seen Lani (Sal Stowers) for quite a while. It was interesting when she first arrived in Salem because it turns out that she was Abe Carver’s (James Reynolds) daughter. They could have used this character to add something...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Taylor Rios | Monday, December 5, 2016
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How I learned to grieve.
From: New York Magazine | By: Linda Dahlstrom Anderson | Monday, December 5, 2016
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Is Britney Spears dating her “Slumber Party” video co-star Sam Asghari? Multiple outlets are under the impression that the twosome is officially an item, which sources say was somewhat confirmed in a photo which Spears posted on her official Instagram...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Maurice Cassidy | Monday, December 5, 2016
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This week's sex diary.
From: New York Magazine | By: The Cut | Monday, December 5, 2016
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On social media, the name Bonnie Bella Jordan is already going viral, with the hashtag showing up on Instagram in copies of videos, as well as on YouTube. The man simply known “Stevie J” can be heard whilst filming Joseline Hernandez, who cooks in...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Paula Mooney | Monday, December 5, 2016
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Proving romance is not dead, Channing Tatum is drawing attention and envy with his latest act of love for wife, Jenna Dewan-Tatum, sending her a public birthday message via social media. The message, filled with the dreamy, love-struck sentiments of...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Edward VKanty | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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There is a strong body of evidence to suggest that a college education maximizes our chances of going on to a well-paid, successful career. For this reason, many parents – and schools – push kids towards college, in the expectation that they will...
From: The Fashionable Housewife | By: The Fashionable Housewife | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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Tori Spelling showed off her growing belly while out on the town with her husband, Dean McDermott, and four children. The family was out to help a worthy cause. A pregnant Tori, 43, and her family attended the sixth Annual Santa’s Secret Workshop in...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Ashley Hoffman | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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With an ever-increasing demand for the transparency that social media sometimes brings about in peoples’ lives, it has become apparent to researchers that there may be a correlation between social media use and teenage depression, particularly in girls....
From: The Inquisitr | By: Amy Schaeffer | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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    Everyone knows that being a good parent often means putting your children’s needs before your own. You make decisions about your own life with an eye to how it will affect your kids. You sacrifice your own needs if it means that your children’s...
From: The Fashionable Housewife | By: The Fashionable Housewife | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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Teen Mom has made the MTV network a pretty penny. The initial show, 16 & Pregnant was supposed to be a short-lived docu-series, but ended up a huge phenomenon that turned into what fans know and love today. Between Teen Mom OG and Teen Mom 2, there...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Tiffany Bailey | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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Draya Michele is finally letting fans get a glimpse of her infant son Jru after months of keeping him hidden. After a picture of the tiny tot was posted, Draya got some feedback she probably wasn’t expecting, but the former BBWLA star is already responding....
From: The Inquisitr | By: Shaunee Flowers | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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Tara Wallace has been tied up in a love triangle with Peter Gunz and his wife Amina Buddafly for years. Tara and Amina have taken turns having Peter’s babies with Amina being the last to give birth. Now, rumor has it that Tara is pregnant again in...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Shaunee Flowers | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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Knocked Up is the newest reality show to hit the Lifetime network. The premise of the show would be better suited for something like MTV, though they are trying to target women who are in their thirties. The creative minds behind 16 & Pregnant and...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Tiffany Bailey | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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Rihanna is back in the States from Barbados and she’s already back to work. Peep pics of the Bajan beauty hopping on the subway in NYC to shoot Ocean's 8 scenes, plus flicks of Kelly Rowland heading to Jay Z’s birthday dinner inside… Fresh from...
From: Young Black and Fabulous | By: _YBF | Sunday, December 4, 2016
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