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Massacre Of Teens In Norway Retold As A Feature Film

As the teenage survivors of last week's high school shooting in Parkland, Fla., speak out to demand tighter gun control, the young victims of a 2011 massacre in Norway still struggle to be heard and understood. <i>U – July 22,</i> which premiered this week at the 68th Berlin International Film Festival, …

Film Festivals

White homeowner who complained of ‘hoodlums’ found guilty of murdering unarmed black man

In a case that drew comparisons to the fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin by a neighborhood watch volunteer, a white North Carolina man was found guilty of murder Thursday for gunning down an unarmed 20-year-old black man after complaining about “hoodlums” outside his house.<p>A jury in Wake County, …

Crime

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Recipes

Transgender woman able to breastfeed in first documented case

A 30-year-old transgender woman has been able to breastfeed her child, the first ever case of induced lactation in a transgender woman to be documented in academic literature.<p>Doctors said the case shows “modest but functional lactation can be induced in transgender women”. The account was published …

Pregnancy

A Teacher Told This Artist to "Dial Down The Feminism" So She Turned It All The Way Up To 11 Instead

When one of artist Alex Bertulis-Fernandes’ teachers recently told her to “dial down the feminism” in her work, she had one response for him: She …

Feminism

Bermuda becomes first jurisdiction in the world to repeal same-sex marriage

Bermuda has become the first jurisdiction to legalise and then repeal same-sex marriage, in what critics have called an unprecedented rollback of civil rights by the British territory.<p>Bermuda’s governor has signed into law a bill reversing the right of gay couples to marry, despite a supreme court …

LGBTQI

This Is Us' Milo Ventimiglia Has Some Beautiful Thoughts on Jack & Rebecca's "Final" Scenes

If you had trouble keeping it together while watching <b>Mandy Moore</b> fall to pieces in last night's episode of <i>This Is Us</i>, you are not alone—and we're not …

Trader Joe’s Just Released a Deep-Dish Chocolate-Chip Cookie and...That’s All

In our book, Trader Joe's can do no wrong. And neither can deep-dish foods, cookies or chocolate chips...which is why we're freaking out that our …

Dessert

Egg Fried Rice

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>In a medium saucepan, bring 2 1/4 cups of water to a boil. Add the rice and a generous pinch of salt, and return to a boil. Stir …

Trump Administration Postpones an Obama Fair-Housing Rule

Undermining another Obama-era initiative, the Trump administration plans to delay enforcement of a federal housing rule that requires communities to address patterns of racial residential segregation.<p>The Department of Housing and Urban Development, in a notice to be published Friday in the Federal …

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Election night brings historic wins for minority and LGBT candidates

<b>(CNN) —</b> In a night of many firsts, several minority and LGBT candidates won local elections that echoed the blue wave in which Democrats won races large and small.<p>Two openly transgender candidates won races as well as the first Sikh mayor in New Jersey and first African-American mayors in major …

Sexually active students must be reported to law enforcement or state officials, Ore. school district says

Teachers and staff in the Salem-Keizer school district — which includes more than 40,000 students — were recently told that if they learn or merely suspect a student is sexually active, they must report it to law enforcement or state officials.<p>According to Oregon law, anyone under 18 years old …

Slave Poet's Lost Essay On 'Individual Influence' Resonates Through Centuries

George Moses Horton published a book of poetry in 1829, when he was still a slave in North Carolina. He went on to write several volumes, which never earned enough money to buy his freedom — though he became a frequent presence on campus at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he …

North Carolina

These Healthy No-Bake Chocolate-Chip Cookies Are Rich in Protein

Watch the video to learn how to whip up a batch of no-bake chickpea chocolate-chip cookies.<p>You know chickpeas taste great on top of a fresh salad, as …

Best Ever Brownie Bottom Cookie Dough Cheesecake

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>BROWNIE LAYER:<p>Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Line bottom of a 9" springform pan with parchment paper and spray paper and sides of pan with …

Healthy Brownie Recipe That Tastes Amazing

The following <b>healthy brownie recipe</b> is one of my staples that will not only satisfy your sweet-tooth, but also provide quality nutrition in under 30 …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Taste Beyond The Tongue

A showstopping chocolate cake recipe

It happens every time. Nothing quiets the din of a great gathering, albeit briefly, like the appearance of chocolate cake. What music does to soothe a savage breast, so too does a chocolate cake with its ability to make the eyes of a crowd mist over. It inspires the familiar questions: how good is …

Dessert

Canada Is Owning Donald Trump by Simply Ignoring Him

A good lesson for all of us, to be honest.<p>Canada, as most of the people who currently work in Donald Trump's administration know, is located immediately to the north of the United States. The two countries share a language, a longstanding friendship, and a border that is nearly 6,000 miles long. …

Just in Case You Forgot Crochet Clothing Existed, Here Are 15 Cute Pieces

Unless you were born in the '60s, crochet clothing probably isn't a huge part of your wardrobe. In fact, you may only own one crochet item or none at all. We've seen the knitted fabric in swimsuits, crop tops, and dresses, though crochet has become a subtler embellishment too. You might see it on …

How to Season Your Food Without Using Salt

Salt is everything when it comes to cooking and baking—but it's not the only way to add flavor to a dish. There are many other ingredients you can …

Recipes

14 Healthy Date Night Dinners That Will Impress Anyone

Let's set the scene: You and your boo have decided on a night in. Obviously, you're going to need some drinks to start (maybe a bottle of rosé?) and …

The Best Chocolate Cake With Chocolate Ganache

1<p>Done<p>Cake<p>Preheat oven to 350° F. Line a 9-by-9-inch square baking pan with aluminum foil and spray with cooking spray, or grease and flour the pan; …

In Hunger, Roxane Gay Says What No One Else Will About Being Fat in America

Roxane Gay has a knack for turning uncomfortable truths into necessary reading. The author, whose much-celebrated works, <i>Bad Feminist</i> (2014) and <i>Difficult Women</i> (2017) made her a hero for millennial feminists, has never shied away from getting personal, but her latest project, a memoir called <i>Hunger</i>, …

Feminism

11 Couples Who Fell in Love Onscreen — and You Can Totally Tell

You can practically *see* the sparks.<p>It makes sense that so many stars fall in love on movie sets — when you're cast in a project because you have natural chemistry with someone and then you have to pretend to be in love with them, it's easy for that spark to ignite.<p>Whether that love will last …

Condi Rice on Trump: ‘Words Do Matter’

In a new Global Politico, the former secretary of state rebuts Trump’s America Firstism.<p><i>Subscribe to The Global POLITICO on iTunes here. | Subscribe via Stitcher.</i><p>American democracy will survive Donald Trump.<p>At least Condoleezza Rice hopes so.<p>In an extensive new interview for The Global Politico, …

Donald Trump

Italian forces ignored a sinking ship full of Syrian refugees and let more than 250 drown, says leaked audio

MILAN — Almost four years ago, 268 Syrian refugees — including 60 children — lost their lives in a shipwreck about 60 miles south of Lampedusa, a small Italian island that sits between Sicily and Tunisia. It was considered one of the worst tragedies of the European refugee crisis, but a leaked …