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Weight loss is often framed as a personal endeavor, but the best outcomes stem from group efforts....
From: The Atlantic | By: Judith Ohikuare | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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If you're looking for Easter Sweets, where ya been? Don't you know I posted those LAST week? Here, go see. I'll wait. [tapping toe] All caught up? Ready for more? EXCELLENT. So today, I figured I'd feature some Sweet baby shower cakes. Because that's...
From: Cake Wrecks | By: Jen | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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If you love to eat, losing weight can seem so structured, you immediately get frustrated and grab the first decadent food you can find. Even though there are some very specific guidelines that can help you reach your goal faster, there's no one-size-fits-all...
From: FitSugar | By: Jenny Sugar | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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There is no doubt that data analytics will one day help to improve health care and crime detection, design better products, and improve traffic patterns and agricultural yields. My concern is about how we will one day use all the data we are gathering...
From: Huffington Post | By: Vivek Wadhwa | Saturday, April 19, 2014
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Ten people, including five students, died in a fiery crash when a truck hit a bus carrying teens on their way to a college visit
From: People | By: Jill Smolowe | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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A 16-year-old Southern California girl was killed while sleeping in her bed after an alleged drunken driver crashed his SUV into her home.
From: Fox News | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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From: FAIL Blog | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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Miss America: Don't suspend teen over prom invite
From: NPR | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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A family member is expecting her first kid and I was thinking about trying to either buy or have made a replica of her precious childhood blankie. Help me find it or figure out how to get a replica made.I don't know how to describe the blankie, so I'm...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: sciencegeek | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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We all know where first Rise, and now Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, are going. To a planet totally inhabited and ruled by hyper-intelligent apes who speak fluent English and have never seen a human. In Matt Reeves‘ upcoming Fox release, an important...
From: SlashFilm | By: Germain Lussier | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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The author of The Kind Mama used "elimination communication" when her son was a baby
From: People | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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In West Bank, teen offenders face different fates
From: NPR | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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The boys were both 15, with the crackly voices and awkward peach fuzz of adolescence.
From: Fox News | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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Whether or not your celebrate Easter, we figured you could use a little rabbit cuteness.
From: TreeHugger | By: Margaret Badore | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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The little prince paws at a marsupial named George in his honor
From: People | By: Simon Perry | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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It's been a week of tragedy for the community of Ansan, an industrial town near Seoul. Many of the high school teenagers who sank with the South Korean ferry attended high school there.
From: NPR | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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(Barbara Ehrenreich reads at Town Hall on Monday April 21 at 7:30 pm. It's $5.) Not even 20 pages into Krista Bremer's new book, My Accidental Jihad (Algonquin Books, $24.95), she falls in love with a Libyan immigrant named Ismail. It's a new kind of...
From: The Stranger | By: Paul Constant | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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Fox News media analyst Lauren Ashburn speculated on Sunday that former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton may have "planned" her daughter Chelsea's pregnancy to coincide with a 2016 presidential bid. After the younger Clinton announced that she was expecting...
From: Crooks and Liars | By: David | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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Fox News media analyst Lauren Ashburn speculated on Sunday that former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton may have “planned” her daughter Chelsea’s pregnancy to coincide with a 2016 presidential bid. After the younger Clinton announced that she...
From: The Raw Story | By: David Edwards | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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People today, especially those under 50, will have no idea how a single television show can have dominated the media landscape. Before 500 channels, before micro-targeted programming, there were only three networks, and the national conversation could...
From: Big Government | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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Jenelle Evans and her baby daddy, Nathan Griffith, had an Easter surprise, when he was given an early release from jail and the very pregnant Teen Mom 2 star… READ ON...
From: Radar Online | By: Alexis Tereszcuk - Entertainment Editor | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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Do near-death experiences "provide strong support for life after death," as Dinesh D'Souza claims (64)?That they do is the theme of "Heaven Is For Real" a new movie just released over the Easter season based upon a book of the same title by Todd Burpo...
From: Darwinian Conservatism | By: Larry Arnhart | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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The Pennsylvania teenager who received an in-school suspension on Thursday for asking Miss America Nina Davuluri to prom during an assembly had Davuluri come to his aid with a request for leniency. On the Miss America Organization’s website, Davuluri...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Dan Harkins | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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Myspace personality, Hitler sympathizer , and greatest actor of her generation Tila Tequila is pregnant, she announced in a tweet Friday. Read more......
From: Gawker | By: Matt Murphy | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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Australia's top health research authority should be reassuring women who have been light social drinkers during pregnancy amid concern that some will consider terminations due to unwarranted fears for their babies' health, a leading pharmacist says....
From: Sydney Morning Herald | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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Katy Perry can really be a good source of your daily dose of crazy, but we never thought we’d hear rumors of the Fireworks singer actually begging friends, including sparkly Robert Pattinson to have a baby with her. Crazy! Word on the Hollywood street...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Asher Bayot | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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Bryan Singer was NOT in Hawaii when a man claims the famed director raped him at a party there, his attorney is saying. “Any person who claims to be a… READ ON...
From: Radar Online | By: Radar Staff | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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Cain Velasquez has been on Twitter a lot lately, posting updates on the baby blue '71 Torino he's having rebuilt. And there he was a couple of weeks ago in a San Jose Sharks sweater, standing at center ice at the SAP Center between two NHL players for...
From: Sports Illustrated | By: Jeff Wagenheim | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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Christina Aguilera confirmed that a new album (and, therefore, follow-up to #JusticeforBionic) is in the works. “So blissful in taking this time for creating all things blossoming new on the horizon…album, baby & beautiful music to come,” she...
From: Idolitor | By: Christina Lee | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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Kate Middleton and Mindy Kaling are fashion twins, and you're going to want to buy this dress to be their triplet. More »Mindy Kaling And Kate Middleton Are The Most Fun New Fashion Twins In Matching Dresses is a post from TheGloss - Get the best women's...
From: Splendicity | By: Elizabeth Licata | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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There’s no hiding it anymore! A very obviously pregnant Mila Kunis and her hubby-to-be, Ashton Kutcher, landed at L.A.X. Saturday and all eyes were on her growing baby bump.… READ ON...
From: Radar Online | By: Radar Staff | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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Photo Credit Spring is definitely in the air, and in honor of the return of warmer weather, we decided to round-up some cute springtime dresses. Whether you prefer florals or brights, we’ve found 25 dresses that fit every style. Also, we know you...
From: College Fashion | By: Ashley - Assistant Editor | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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What a rock star! All eyes were on Prince George Sunday as he and his parents, Kate Middleton and Prince William, visited the famed Taronga Zoo in Sydney, Australia.… READ ON...
From: Radar Online | By: Radar Staff | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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Tila Tequila is pregnant with her first child — and she's already showing off her baby bump. The reality star, 32, shared the news by posting a selfie on Facebook on Friday. "Surprise!! I'm 10 weeks pregnant!" she wrote. "I just couldn't hold it in...
From: TV Guide | By: Liz Raftery | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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Happy Easter everyone! Whether you’re brunching with your family, sinking your teeth into a chocolate bunny or flaunting your best pastel attire, we figured you should all partake in one important thing… an egg hunt. Someway, somehow,  stars manage...
From: Best Week Ever | By: Samantha Friedman | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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Today, in the year 2064, as we look back over the last 50 years, it might seem as if the Abundance Revolution was inevitable, since so much wealth was involved. After all, it was wealth just waiting to be unleashed. Yet paradoxically, on the eve of the...
From: Big Government | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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I thought this was the perfect craft to share on Easter! Tulips are great for celebrating spring and they would make wonderful decorations for your Easter table. While I have seen simple handprint tulip pictures, I love that Meg, the crafter at Mega...
From: Craft Gossip | By: Sherri Osborn | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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JORDIN Sparks looks clingy! The singer was literally HANGING off of boyfriend Jason Derulo as the hunky star hosted the Tao Beach 2014 season grand opening in Las Vegas on Saturday. The bash took place at Tao Beach at the Venetial Hotel and Casino. Proving...
From: Showbiz Spy | By: Adam | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Jim Cramer fills his blog on RealMoney every day with his up-to-the-minute reactions to what's happening in the market and his legendary ahead-of-the-crowd ideas. This week he blogged on: how this earnings season is excellent...
From: TheStreet | By: TheStreet Staff | Saturday, April 19, 2014
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Coachella doesn’t bite but Steven Tyler does.  102.7 KIIS FM broadcasted live from the Lacoste Beautiful Desert Pool Party and caught up with Katy Perry + Steven Tyler. Emile Hirsch checked out the new Samsung Galaxy S5 and Milk …...
From: OK Magazine | By: Jaime Rabb | Friday, April 18, 2014
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As we've noted, 2014 is shaping up to be a pivotal year for marijuana reform. The Colorado and Washington experiments are proceeding apace, and the only real question people are asking is "which state will be next?"
From: Huffington Post | By: Chris Weigant | Saturday, April 19, 2014
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I need to find, in the UK an affordable wingback armchair that actually comes flatpacked for my soon to be breastfeeding wife.I originally bought an IKEA strandmon chair, which is lovely and very comfortable, but what they meant by assembly required...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: Just this guy, y'know | Saturday, April 19, 2014
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FOLKS IN Virginia Beach are more apt to see little fox cubs hopping down the bunny trail than Peter Rabbits this Easter day. Young foxes are emerging from their dens now. Under the watchful eye of both mom and dad, they are romping on the beach, playing...
From: Norfolk Virginian-Pilot | By: HamptonRoads.com | PilotOnline.com | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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Pregnant with her third baby, Sharon Savino knew something was terribly wrong. The 25-year-old woman had developed a bad cough in the weeks before Christmas last year, and felt constantly exhausted as she ended her second trimester....
From: New York Daily News | By: TRACY MILLER | Sunday, April 20, 2014
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Some of the favored children of the economic elite who have a public presence, work hard in their writing and speaking to divert attention from inequality and oligarchy issues by raising the issue of competition between seniors and millennials for “scarce”...
From: Naked Capitalism | By: Yves Smith | Saturday, April 19, 2014
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As we’ve told you before: Anyone looking through old magazine ads could only conclude that the past was pretty darn terrible… At least if that past includes a mission to save your wife from having a job outside the home, doctors that smoked like...
From: Consumerist | By: Mary Beth Quirk | Saturday, April 19, 2014
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The most intriguing articles about entertainment we've come across in the past seven days...
From: The Atlantic | By: Spencer Kornhaber | Saturday, April 19, 2014
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After Debbie Gibson performed earlier this month at Hit Parade 2014 in Santiago, Chile, the 80′s teen queen was bashed by online commenters who took issue with her skeletal frame and appearance. It wasn’t vanity that left her looking frail: …...
From: OK Magazine | By: Valerie Nome | Friday, April 18, 2014
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I'm no longer in love with my fiance and I'm not sure how I should proceed. The complicating factor is our children.I'm not in love with my fiance and I'm no longer attracted to her. I find her personality to be grating and she is a constant source of...
From: Ask Metafilter | By: Anonymous | Saturday, April 19, 2014
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