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The Old Guard – 10 Amazing Facts About Napoleon’s Most Famous Soldiers

“Despite their final defeat at Waterloo, the Old Guard would go down as one of the most famous fighting units in history.” ON THE EVENING of April …

Running without iPhone makes Apple Watch inaccurate

Runkeeper is one of the first big-name running apps to offer full watchOS 2 support, which means you can log a run on your Apple Watch even if you leave your iPhone behind.<p>The Apple Watch’s built-in Workout app has always offered this feature, but it is new for third-party apps. I had never tried …

Tech Firms Pull Talent Away From Ad Agencies

Graphic designers, wordsmiths often lured by flexibility of media startup culture<p>By<p>Nathalie Tadena<p>Nathalie Tadena<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@nftadena<p>nathalie.tadena<p>Google+<p>Nathalie.Tadena@wsj.com<p>When Sean Burpee went to advertising school at VCU Brandcenter in Richmond, Va., his initial plan …

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Welcome to the Red State HIV Epidemic

Republican governors face tough decisions as the disease spreads in middle America.<p>It wasn’t supposed to happen here. Not in Austin, a one-doctor-and-an-ice-cream-shop town of 4,200 in southeastern Indiana, nestled off Interstate 65 on the road from Indianapolis to Louisville, where dusty …

What Good Is Thinking About Death?

We're all going to die and we all know it. This can be both a burden and a blessing.<p>In the heart of every parent lives the tightly coiled nightmare that his child will die. It might spring at logical times—when a toddler runs into the street, say—or it might sneak up in quieter moments. The fear is …

Toil and Trouble

Angelina Jolie redeems ‘Maleficent’ and Charlize Theron almost saves ‘A Million Ways to Die in the West’<p>The ads for <i>Maleficent</i> promise quality time …

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AOL Hires Top Yahoo Mail Exec McDowell to Head Communications Products

Yahoo's communications businesses have been under fire over the last year due to several outages and other snafus.<p>AOL has hired Dave McDowell, who has been one of Yahoo’s top Mail and Messenger product execs, to head its communications products unit.<p>The announcement was made via an internal posting …