Juan Contreras

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November

The best of the Colorado River: one step, pedal or stroke at a time

Snaking 1450 miles, the Colorado River is nothing less than the nerve center of the great American West. Capturing snows off the Rockies, it drops through pine stands, winds down into the desert and carves the Grand Canyon’s rosy depths.<p>In the American psyche, it’s a powerful life force, a natural …

George Clooney's wife Amal risks arrest in Egypt

George Clooney’s wife Amal Clooney risked arrest in Egypt for criticizing the country’s judicial system that led to the conviction of three Al Jazeera journalists accused of helping the Muslim Brotherhood.<p>Clooney, now representing one of the trio, wrote a harshly worded report in February 2014 …

Samantha

3 ways American workers get screwed without even realizing it

Thanks to extra responsibilities like email and overtime, we spend many more hours on the job than we think we do<p>Most jobs have their downsides. Whether it’s a grueling hour-plus commute or an overly demanding boss, our complaints about work typically involve being forced to spend more time and …