Amber Welton

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Stephen Colbert on Learning to Accept the Deaths of His Father and Brothers: 'I Love the Thing That I Most Wish Had Not Happened'

Stephen Colbert has revealed that the joy he uses in his comedy comes from the darkest place in his life – the tragic deaths of his father and two …

Stephen Colbert

How to Choose the Best Cucumbers for Pickling ('Cause Yep, It Matters)

Faster, faster! Learn how to make quick pickles from market-fresh cucumbers. And nope, you don't even have to can them.<p><i>One of the best parts about our test kitchen manager, Brad Leone's, job is his weekly trip to the farmers' market. It's his responsibility to supply the kitchen with ripe produce,</i> …

Farmers' Markets

How Emily Ratajkowski Brings Beachy Ease to the Black-Tie Ponytail

Whether tied high, finished with a bandana, or woven into a braid, ponytails got interesting again this season—with surf-sprayed, scraped-back iterations of the style overtaking topknots as fashion’s favorite hot-weather hair upgrade. But with fall’s back-to-school polish just weeks away, is it …

The Lion King Spinoff Adds Rob Lowe and Gabrielle Union to Cast

Pride Rock is getting some A-listers.<p>Rob Lowe, Gabrielle Union, James Earl Jones, Max Charles, Atticus Shaffer, and Sarah Hyland will lend their …

Kardashian rant: News anchor speaks out about why he's sick of covering the Kardashian-Jenner clan

Earlier this week, Orlando news anchor John Brown found himself becoming the news when his walk-off during a report on Kylie Jenner’s pet rabbit went …

Kelly Rutherford's children return to Monaco

<b>(CNN) —</b> The children of actress Kelly Rutherford, who played Lily van der Woodsen on "Gossip Girl," were sent back to Europe on Tuesday on the orders of a New York judge, People magazine reported.<p>Rutherford failed on Friday to allow Hermes, 8, and Helena, 6, to return to their father, Daniel …

Bangladesh is building “garment villages” to double its already-huge clothing exports

The rapid growth of Bangladesh’s garment industry has been a blessing and a burden to the country. Even as it has provided jobs to millions and helped Bangladesh cut its poverty rate, it has also exploited the nation’s poorest and most desperate, leading to the gratuitous and preventable deaths of …

I want to be a radio show host. What will my salary be?

<b>The job</b>: Radio show host<p><b>The role:</b> Radio personalities, disc jockeys and talk show hosts entertain listening audiences with music, thought-provoking conversation and humour. But they are not all the same.<p>"As a disc jockey, you're facilitating the program and heightening the enjoyment of the music," …

Harper's pot stance versus science

A new report counters many of the PM’s campaign trail claims about marijuana policy<p>The scourge of marijuana looms large in Prime Minister Stephen …

How Killing Elephants Finances Terror in Africa

Armed groups help fund operations by smuggling elephant ivory. Can fake tusks with hidden GPS trackers thwart them?<p>By <b>Bryan Christy</b><br>Photographs by <b>Brent Stirton</b><br>Published August 12, 2015<p>When the American Museum of Natural History wanted to update the hall of North American mammals, taxidermist George …