Alicia Murphy

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These everyday habits are shortening your life

The fountain of youth has yet to be discovered, so we must come up with our own means to extend our lives. When it comes to longevity, some things …

‘Iran to be Alzheimer’s treatment hub’

<b>An award winning scientist says Iran will become an international hub for Alzheimer’s disease treatment over the next six years.</b><p>Postdoctoral …

Trump: Media worse than 'little Marco' and 'lying Ted'

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Vogue Italia Joins Long List of Publications Banned by Dolce & Gabbana

<i>Vogue Italia</i> is no longer welcome at any Dolce & Gabbana shows. <i>WWD</i> reports that the Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana's list of banned press keeps getting longer as <i>Vogue Italia</i> joins <i>W,</i> <i>WWD,</i> andthe <i>New York Times.</i> The latter ban has continued even after the departure of former NYT fashion critic …

Dolce & Gabbana

Stunning and Surprising Kitchen Makeover

Photo: With HeartI'm not sure if this kitchen makeover is stunningly surprising or surprisingly stunning. It might be stunning for obvious reasons, …

How Milan Girls Do Casual Sundays: 2 Takes on the Chic and Easy Updo

ponytails<p>Leave it to the Italians to offer modern sophistication in a pinch. Today at Jil Sander and Bottega Veneta, both fashion houses presented solutions for Milan’s rainy weather, from the classics-with-a-twist collections to two takes on startlingly simple updos that were not short on …

Hair

How to Layer for Transitional Spring Weather

Spring is around the corner, but it's not <i>quite</i> warm enough to dive into some of our favorite seasonal trends, head-first. While the days are getting longer, and we can feel the sun's warmth on our faces, skimpy sundresses are not exactly an option just yet. For transitional weather, the best trick …

Celebrity Stylists Talk About Clients and Worst-Dressed Red-Carpet Lists

There's no denying that for every breathtaking red carpet moment, there's going to be another that feels a bit more...questionable. Taste is a subjective, personal thing, yet year after year, award show after award show, worst-dressed lists are written up and hashed out, and, well, maybe the …

5 mind-blowing feats of superhuman endurance

From these daredevils, we learn how the body can miraculously compensate for starvation or oxygen deprivation to stay alive for as long as possible.<p>Here are five incredible feats of superhuman endurance:

Take Me To Church

This season, the Alexander Wang woman came across as a rather self-conscious bad girl whose transgression erred on the side of too obvious.<p>Collection …

NYFW February 2016 Front Row Report: Celebrities!

The hype surrounding New York Fashion Week isn't always centered around the trends on the runway (or the street style). Sometimes, the celebrities invited to preen in the front rows make more headlines than the actual runway shows themselves.<p>So far, the front rows at the fall 2016 shows have …

Bella Hadid

The Best Beauty Looks from NYFW Fall 2016

The coolest hair and makeup looks, plus the expert tips on how to recreate them, from backstage at the Fall '16 shows.<p>The coolest hair and makeup looks, plus the expert tips on how to recreate them, from backstage at the Fall '16 shows.

Hair

Our Best Street Style Pics From Copenhagen Fashion Week

The international Fashion Week action has moved onto Copenhagen, and street style photographer Søren Jepsen is there to capture the best off-catwalk outfits.

Street Style

Gwyneth Paltrow's Perfectionism Drove Everyone Working on Her Beauty Line Crazy

Gwyenth Paltrow fronts the March issue of <i>Glamour</i> magazine. In her cover interview, the actress and Goop mastermind spills the deets on her forthcoming beauty line, building her own brand, and dealing with sexism and negative energy.<p>Paltrow says the beauty line will be more than up to Goop's organic …

Beauty

Beanies Not Berets: How 10 of New York’s Coolest Models Do Winter Accessories

Last week, after Jeanne Damas once and for all debunked the myth of the beret-wearing French girl, we decided to bring the cold-weather accessory discussion back stateside. How do the chicest women of New York City wear their hats and scarves this winter? Well, after surveying 10 of the most …

Clothing

10 Space Saving Tips for the Girl With Too Many Scarves

Remember Cher’s iconic closet in <i>Clueless</i>? Yep, so do we. Unfortunately, most of us don’t have celebrity-style walk-in closets the size of an entire apartment. And with the cold weather upon us, it’s likely that our DIY scarf collections have overfloweth. Luckily for all you scarf enthusiasts, we’ve …

Which Should You Do First: Cardio or Strength?

As a fitness trainer, one of the questions I hear most often is: which should I do first, cardio or strength training? Most fitness professionals seem to have an opinion and there are plenty of studies to support answers on both sides. So what's the truth? Do you get your run in first and then lift …

Irish student meets the doppelganger she found on the internet

2015 seems to have been a bit of a plum year for lookalikes.<p>Back in March we reported on retired priest Neil Richardson, 69, who was baffled when complete strangers insisted on calling him John after he moved to a new town.<p>The penny dropped when he finally met John Jemison, 74, a retired …

Why 'Eyes Wide Shut' Is a Bizarro Holiday Classic

Once upon a time, Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman were supposed to be Jewish.<p>Bill and Alice Harford, the decidedly gentile married couple that the …

Tom Cruise

6 Surprising Foods and Drinks You Should Never Eat Together

Some foods play really well together. Take these 13 health-boosting food combos, for example. Their chemical compounds merge to create a turbo-charged nutritional symbiosis. It's a beautiful and tasty thing. Other foods, however, don't play so nice together—we're talking combos that leave you …

Top 10 Fitness

Jennifer Lawrence Continues Hollywood Takeover With Move to Director

An actress making the jump to director after years in front of the camera is not without precedent, but it isn’t any less exciting when that actress …

10 small paint projects to transform your home

Painting walls can be a quick, easy way to revamp your home without investing tons of money or time, but moving furniture can be a hassle.<p>Instead of …

Home Decorating

Religion doesn't make kids more generous or altruistic, study finds

Here's a discovery that could make secular parents say hallelujah: Children who grow up in nonreligious homes are <i>more</i> generous and altruistic than children from observant families.<p>A series of experiments involving 1,170 kids from a variety of religious backgrounds found that the non-believers were …

Illustration: Chris Watson<p>This move contracts and relaxes the calf muscles to build their strength.<p>276<p>image/jpeg<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/11/4/1446648565614/f41785f9-3c75-488b-8ab5-781de6ed8d75-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Illustration: Chris Watson<p>This move contracts and …

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Khloe Kardashian Opens Up About Pushing Brother Rob 'To Live Life'

"I can't win life for Rob. I have to wait until [he's] ready to do it for himself."<p>For as much as the Kardashians are in the news, the family rarely speaks about 28-year-old Rob Kardashian, who has stayed away from the spotlight for nearly two years. But in a new interview with People, Khloe …

This declassified US intelligence report from 1990 is one of the most terrifying things you'll ever read

Now we finally know it was also one of the most dangerous, thanks to a February 1990 report published by the National Security Archive at George Washington University this week after a 12-year Freedom of Information Act battle.<p>The US and Soviets were dangerously close to going to war in November …

A Look Back At George Mueller's Contributions To Manned Space Missions

The man who oversaw the Apollo project died last week at age 97<p>On October 12, George Mueller died of congestive heart failure at the age of 97. The NASA engineer's ideas were instrumental in sending men to the moon in 1969. Instead of testing rockets one stage at a time, adding live stages with …

What’s the ice-breaker for a husband you haven’t seen for 65 years? Reunited Koreans let the tears do the talking

SOKCHO, South Korea – The couple approached each other rather warily, as if unsure of what to say. After all, what’s the ice-breaker for a husband …