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“If ego has told you that you know everything, all of a sudden it’s impossible for you to learn.” – Ryan Holiday Ryan Holiday (@RyanHoliday) is a strategist and writer. He dropped out of college at 19 to apprentice under Robert Greene, author...
From: Tim Ferriss | By: Tim Ferriss | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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Drug shortages have left the state unable to perform executions, officials told a federal court Friday.
From: The Atlantic | By: Matt Ford | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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Nurses with convictions for sexual offenses, drug thefts and crimes of violence have escaped detection under Colorado's porous system for licensing health care workers, which has far fewer protections than most states.
From: Denver Post | By: Christopher N. Osher | Sunday, June 26, 2016
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Welcome to The Walk Off, the nightly MLB recap from Big League Stew. Here we'll look at the top performers of the night, show you a must-see highlight and rundown the scoreboard. First, we start with a game you need to know about.  If you missed the...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Mark Townsend | Sunday, June 26, 2016
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After Lone Star State parents had their 14th Amendment claim tossed out by an appeals court, the state Supreme Court granted victory on a technicality....
From: Christian Science Monitor | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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Politicians and anti-LGBT activists have created a climate in which gay and trans people are constantly at risk
From: Salon.com | By: Alex Kotch | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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The more we allow gun violence to go unchecked in America, the more we all lose — including lives and happiness
From: Salon.com | By: Jennifer Wright | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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With its ruling in Texas v. United States, millions of immigrant workers and their employers face an uncertain future.
From: The Atlantic | By: Alexia Fernández Campbell | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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There’s good news and bad news on the Zika front this week. Good news first: After months of stalling since the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention begged Congress for funding to halt a looming outbreak, Republicans have finally...
From: Slate | By: Christina Cauterucci | Friday, June 24, 2016
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CANNES, France—adam&eveDDB's "Shoplifters" spot for Harvey Nichols won the Film Grand Prix at the Cannes Lions festival here tonight, while Droga5's "Rule Yourself: Michael Phelps" for Under Armour took the same prize in Film Craft. Film Lions...
From: AdWeek | By: Tim Nudd | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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17 top economists, foreign policy gurus and historians look five years into the future.
From: Politico | By: (POLITICO Magazine) | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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The Supreme Court has played a role in limiting the discussion about affirmative action’s value.
From: New York Times | By: LEE C. BOLLINGER | Friday, June 24, 2016
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Johnny Jones Whether singing in a choir or playing keyboards on stage Saturday nights, music is been Jones' passion. He spent his career working on the railroad tracks that run through Tamina. Now retired, Jones devotes his time to singing and recording...
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Patent infringement lawsuits, both valid and unjustified, are a fact of life in tech. As the value of music streaming has grown, so have the legal action surrounding it. Spotify and iHeartMedia are the latest targets. _____________________________________...
From: Hypebot | By: Bruce Houghton | Friday, June 24, 2016
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See sample pages from this book at Wink. Things Organized Neatly: The Art of Arranging the Everyday by Austin Radcliffe Universe 2016, 104 pages, 7.8 x 10 x 0.8 inches $17 Buy a copy on Amazon Simply as advertised. Rows and rows of diverse things neatly...
From: Boing Boing | By: Kevin Kelly | Friday, June 24, 2016
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The Supreme Court rejected a challenge to an affirmative action program at the University of Texas at Austin brought by a white woman who claimed she would've gotten in if she wasn't white.
From: NPR | By: Ericka Cruz Guevarra | Friday, June 24, 2016
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By upholding a University of Texas admissions policy, the Supreme Court has boosted those seeking to look at diversity more deeply. 
From: Christian Science Monitor | Friday, June 24, 2016
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Recruit Urquidez jumps from Baylor to Texas
From: ESPN | By: ESPN | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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Try really hard, and then stop, recover, and repeat.
From: Harvard Business School Publishing | By: Shawn Achor | Friday, June 24, 2016
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Matt Bush, who spent more than three years in prison for a D.U.I. crash that nearly killed a motorcyclist, is now a vital part of the Texas bullpen.
From: New York Times | By: TYLER KEPNER | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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A federal judge issued a temporary restraining order after determining the Emmy cannot be resold.
From: Vanity Fair | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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With elites in retreat and the postwar economic consensus collapsing, the post-Brexit world is up for grabs
From: Salon.com | By: Andrew O'Hehir | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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Thinking out loud … while wondering whatever happened to Sam Bowie. — Kris Dunn’s night in the NBA draft spotlight very nearly had a local lean to it, except for Danny Ainge’s crazy idea that Jaylen Brown might actually be a serviceable player...
From: WEEI | By: John Rooke | Friday, June 24, 2016
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When Ezzie Dominguez heard about the Supreme Court’s recent decision on immigration, her first thought was how to tell her husband. Dominguez was born in Guanajuato, Mexico, but she became an American citizen shortly after immigrating in 1993. Her...
From: Time | By: Maya Rhodan | Friday, June 24, 2016
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The Sun Sentinel in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. has named Rob Cravaritis, a 21-year veteran in advertising sales and business development,
From: Editor and Publisher | By: Nu Yang | Friday, June 24, 2016
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The Los Angeles Lakers are rumored to be making a hard run at Hassan Whiteside, with the Lakers looking to shape the post-Kobe Bryant era with a team focused less on the glitz and glamour of Hollywood and more on grinding it out and winning. The Lakers...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Nathan Francis | Sunday, June 26, 2016
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The Latest on the fatal shootings at a Texas dance studio (all times local): 9:55 a.m.
From: Fox News | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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Fate was not on Jimmy Fallon’s side. The host of The Tonight Show faced off against Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt in a game of Egg Russian Roulette, and the results were smashing.  One at a time, each had to select one of 12 football-painted...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Nick Romano | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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(Image credit: Sophie Timothy) Name: John & Jo Ryan, and 3 kids (Erica [absent], Austin and Sophia) Location: Wonthaggi, Victoria, Australia Size: 26 square meters Years lived in: 9.5 years owned With three growing kids to think about, Jo and John...
From: Apartment Therapy | By: Sophie Timothy | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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1. Dante Scarnecchia is facing a unique set of challenges as he returns to the world of coaching this year. The veteran offensive line coach, who stepped away after the 2013 season, was rehired by the Patriots this past offseason to help try and fix...
From: WEEI | By: WEEI | Sunday, June 26, 2016
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Two people were killed and several others injured following a shooting at a nonprofit dance studio in Fort Worth, Texas, police said Saturday.
From: Fox News | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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There are times that the power of the mind is not enough. About 40 people who walked on hot coals at a Tony Robbins seminar in Dallas ended up with burns, with several landing in the hospital.
From: NPR | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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A massive project to add a third lane to the Panama Canal opens Sunday, thanks partly to two Denver-area companies.
From: Denver Post | By: Tamara Chuang | Sunday, June 26, 2016
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The Arlington, Texas, humidity wasn’t kind to Steven Wright. The Boston Red Sox knuckleballer, who boasts the American League’s best... Read More »...
From: NESN | By: Sam Galanis | Sunday, June 26, 2016
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When white privilege goes wrong. Abigail Fisher just lost a lawsuit against the University of Texas over affirmative action and now she’s being coined #BeckyWithTheBadGrades and is getting dragged on Twitter. More inside… Twitter is sounding off...
From: Young Black and Fabulous | By: _YBF | Friday, June 24, 2016
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Texas authorities say two people are dead and several others injured following a shooting outside a nonprofit dance studio in Fort Worth.
From: Fox News | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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Patrick Griffin, his chief congressional affairs lobbyist, recalls the lead up to the bill’s passage in 1994—and the steep political price that followed.
From: The Atlantic | By: Russell Riley | Saturday, June 25, 2016
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ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Boston knuckleballer Steven Wright's AL-leading ERA didn't take too much of a hit even after giving up a career-high eight runs.
From: St. Louis Post-Dispatch | By: By STEPHEN HAWKINS | Sunday, June 26, 2016
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ARLINGTON, Texas – In the hot, windy air of Globe Life Park Saturday night, Steven Wright misplaced his magic. For just the second time this season, the Red Sox’ starter allowed more than three runs, this time giving up seven (4 earned) over just...
From: WEEI | By: Rob Bradford | Sunday, June 26, 2016
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The Duggar family has once again secured a spot in the TLC lineup with a second season of Counting On confirmed by the network. The confirmation comes following a big announcement by Jinger Duggar. The Duggar daughter announced that she was courting...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Tara West | Sunday, June 26, 2016
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There was no fairy tale ending at Globe Life Park on Saturday. The Boston Red Sox didn’t get their best... Read More »...
From: NESN | By: Sam Galanis | Sunday, June 26, 2016
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Boston knuckleballer Steven Wright's AL-leading ERA didn't take too much of a hit even after giving up a career-high eight runs.
From: San Diego Union-Tribune | By: STEPHEN HAWKINS AP Sports Writer | Sunday, June 26, 2016
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ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Elvis Andrus had a bases-loaded triple, Ian Desmond homered again and the Texas Rangers beat the Boston Red Sox 10-3 late Saturday night.
From: St. Louis Post-Dispatch | By: By STEPHEN HAWKINS | Sunday, June 26, 2016
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Despite a push from protestors to ditch the Duggars, TLC has renewed the Duggar spin-off series Counting On for a second season. With mediocre ratings and backlash from sponsors during the first season, many questioned how TLC could justify giving the...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Tara West | Sunday, June 26, 2016
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Elvis Andrus had a bases-loaded triple, Ian Desmond homered again and the Texas Rangers beat the Boston Red Sox 10-3 late Saturday night.
From: San Diego Union-Tribune | By: STEPHEN HAWKINS AP Sports Writer | Sunday, June 26, 2016
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If first baseman Mark Teixeira and designated hitter Alex Rodriguez don’t turn around their seasons by the July All-Star break, the Yankees should buy the pair out, opines Joel Sherman of the New York Post. While the Yankees still owe them around $45.4MM...
From: MLB Trade Rumors | By: Connor Byrne | Sunday, June 26, 2016
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ARLINGTON, Texas — Steven Wright certainly wasn’t considered one of the hotter properties this offseason. He was his first full major league season, one which ended early due to a concussion. So, by the time the Hot Stove season hit, Wright represented...
From: WEEI | By: Rob Bradford | Sunday, June 26, 2016
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ARLINGTON, Texas — Steven Wright certainly wasn’t considered one of the hotter properties this offseason. He was his first full major league season, one which ended early due to a concussion. So, by the time the Hot Stove season hit, Wright represented...
From: WEEI | By: Rob Bradford | Sunday, June 26, 2016
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They voted. Britain casted its “Brexit” vote to leave the European Union. Financial collateral damage began early on the morning news broke, even though changes will take two years to implement. But what’s next on the list? What and who will be...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Becky Padilla | Sunday, June 26, 2016
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