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12 of the Hottest Off-the-Shoulder Styles to Try

Off-the-shoulder tops, dresses and rompers have officially hit the street-chic scene, and we’re pretty pumped about it. Whether you’re enjoying summer in the city or you’re working that 9-to-5 grind, an effortless shoulder-baring number is exactly what the doctor ordered. Seriously, just take your …

Finally! The First–Ever Spa de La Mer, at the Baccarat Hotel & Residences, N.Y.C.

As of today, the highly anticipated <b>Spa de La Mer</b> doors will open at the newly unveiled <b>Baccarat Hotel & Residences, in New York</b>, and it will not disappoint. Matter of fact, you will be more than pleased.<p>Located right across from the MoMA, on West 53rd Street, the property itself is a sheer delight, …

Skin Care

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FBI, Justice Dept. take encryption concerns to Congress

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal law enforcement officials warned Wednesday that data encryption is making it harder to hunt for pedophiles and terror …

Privacy

Amid New Overtime Rules, More Employers Might Set Email Curfew

The buzzing phone or ding of an email from the bedside table might be standard these days. But a long-awaited proposal that would increase the number of employees eligible for overtime pay could mean more companies curtailing the use of work email after hours.<p>When Nicholas Castillo was hired as a …

Pew Research Center

Why do women outlive men? Science zeroes in on answer

Women tend to live longer than men. But it wasn't always that way, a new study says.<p>Adults born in the late 19th century were the first to see men dying at much higher rates than women. So the gender difference in life expectancy is fairly recent, and probably isn’t based on anatomy alone, …

Research

Google Should Give U.S. Citizens More Privacy Rights, Says Consumer Watchdog

U.S. consumer rights organization, Consumer Watchdog, has lodged a complaint with the FTC that Google is being “unfair and deceptive” by not extending the sorts of individual privacy rights it now offers Europeans — under Europe’s May 2014 ‘right to be forgotten’ ruling — to its U.S. …

As Government Hunts For A Solution, Greeks Anticipate Catastrophe

European leaders have given the Greek government an ultimatum: Sign up for tough reforms by the end of this week or leave the eurozone. Banks have been closed for more than a week, and now there's a real possibility they could fail — and that Greek depositors could lose everything.<p>Giorgos …

Europe

Obama's hallmark Pacific trade pact is back on track

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama's bid to boost U.S. economic ties with Asia was poised for a win on Wednesday, when a six-week congressional battle will culminate in a decisive Senate vote on legislation needed to seal his hallmark Pacific Rim trade deal.<p>After two brushes with …

Sean 'Diddy' Combs arrested after alleged UCLA kettlebell rampage

The musician got into it with the coach known for tripping a Miami Dolphins player during a punt return in 2010.<p>Music producer and rapper Sean Combs was arrested at a UCLA football workout Monday afternoon after getting into a physical altercation with a coach, reportedly strength coach Sal Alosi, …

New York Jets

Destination: Malibu

<b>What is your favorite beach?</b><br>Little Dume in Malibu, California. I basically grew up on Little Dume, and lived in bikinis. It’s not only the most beautiful private beach, but I have the greatest memories there… from surfing all day, to hanging with friends and having bonfires at night. Little Dume is …

Soldier's heroics lift gloom for Afghans tired of Taliban attacks | Reuters

(Story refiled to remove extraneous word from lead)<p>By Mirwais Harooni<p>KABUL (Reuters) - On Monday morning, Essa Khan was just another Afghan soldier earning about $200 a month to guard national institutions in Kabul from militant attack.<p>By Monday afternoon, the army sergeant was a national hero, …

Afghanistan

Hillary Clinton says Confederate flag has no place in US

Leading 2016 Democratic presidential candidate calls for all states and businesses to drop the Confederate flag<p>Hillary Rodham Clinton said on Tuesday the Confederate battle flag should not be displayed "anywhere," weighing in as South Carolina politicians seek to remove it from the grounds of their …