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Kremlin Offers No Proof of Putin’s Health a Week Into His Absence

It’s been more than a week since Vladimir Putin last appeared in public, and his press service is struggling to make Russians believe that their …

17 Ways to Make a New Year's Resolution You'll Actually Keep

Many of us who have used this time of year to turn our bodies around have fallen into the same cycle of failure: We’re frustrated with our size or …

Torture Is Who We Are

A country, like a person, is what it does.<p>Torture, declared President Obama this week, in response to the newly released Senate report on CIA interrogation, is “contrary to who we are.” Maine Senator Angus King added that, “This is not America. This is not who we are.” According to Kentucky …

It’s confirmed – men are mesmerised by high heels. Except me, that is

I cannot understand why these instruments of torture are so irresistible to straight men. Give me a woman in DMs any day<p>After well over half a lifetime studying, contemplating and documenting the vagaries of human behaviour and psychology, I must issue a confession. There is one significant trait …

Panthers GM Gettleman 'thankful' Cam Newton's crash wasn't more serious

IRVING, Texas – Cam Newton's car wreck could have been much worse.<p>Just ask Dave Gettleman, the Carolina Panthers' general manager.<p>"God bless the fact that he was wearing a seat belt," Gettleman told USA TODAY Sports on Tuesday night.<p>Newton suffered two transverse process fractures in his lower back …

75 book ideas for Christmas, for everyone on your list (and we mean everyone)

<b>From the explorer to the weirdo, here are Globe Books’ plentiful holiday picks for everyone in your life</b><p>(© M. Sasek, from This is the World, Universe, 2014.)<p><b>For the explorer</b><p><i>The Canadian Geographic Atlas of Canada</i>, (HarperCollins, 304 pages, $79) Constantly confusing St. John’s and Saint John? …