Kathleen Rutledge

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Sasha and Malia Obama's Style Evolution

Charting the former first daughters' best looks, from the White House and beyond.<p>Since moving into the White House eight years ago, Sasha and Malia Obama's style has transformed along the way—and it continues to even after their father's presidency. Now as grown young women, the Obama sisters come …

How extreme fear shapes what we remember

Many of us will experience a significant trauma in our lives, says Lesley Evans Ogden. Yet could there be ways to avoid reliving the memories?<p>It was no ordinary honeymoon. After boarding their flight in Canada on the evening of 23 August 2001, newlyweds Margaret McKinnon and her husband were …

The Brain

Israeli military steps up Gaza Strip airstrikes on second day of offensive

Israel’s military said Wednesday that it had struck around 200 sites linked to the Islamic militant group Hamas on the second day of an offensive aimed at stopping rocket attacks directed at key cities across Israel.<p>The army said sites that it attacked in Gaza Wednesday included 118 concealed …

ISIS Destroys Shiite Mosques And Shrines In Iraq, Dangerously Fracturing Country (PHOTOS)

The ISIS militant group is further advancing its extreme religious agenda by destroying Shiite mosques and Islamic shrines around the ancient Iraqi city of Mosul, which they captured last month. Al-Arabiya reported that the damage extends to at least four shrines to Sunni or Sufi figures, and six …

Russian Model Natalia Vodianova Posts Picture Of Herself Breastfeeding In The Nude

Forget leaky nipples and puking babies—Russian model Natalia Vodianova makes breast feeding look far more stylish than that.<p>New moms struggling to …

The Birds And The Bees ... And iPads

"The talk." The facts of life. The birds and the bees. Whatever you call it, do you remember when and how you first learned about human sexuality? For me, it was a series of conversations in school and with my parents that began in third grade with the classic picture book <i>Where Did I Come …

5 Things to Know This Morning

Your look at the five biggest and most buzz-worthy stories of the morning.<p><b>1. The Chilling Scene After Jet Crashes in California Neighborhood</b><p>A Marine …

23 Landscape Photography Tips From A Pro

Landscapes may be a popular subject among photographers, but it takes a lot of mastery, patience, and a certain frame of mind to capture imagery that …

Landscape Photography

SEC under investigation for ... mice? — Soft jobs number Friday? — Wall Street faces job cuts — China clamps down on Web

By BEN WHITE (bwhite@politico.com; @morningmoneyben)<p><b>SEC UNDER INVESTIGATION FOR…MICE?</b> — POLITICO’s Zachary Warmbrodt and Anna Palmer: “The SEC has a little problem. The D.C. government is investigating a complaint about mice at SEC HQ’s on-site daycare. Parents were asked to pick up their children …

McChrystal defends Bergdahl search

Former top Afghanistan commander retired Army Gen. Stanley McChrystal wants those critical of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl not to rush to judgment before “we know the facts.”<p>“We don’t leave Americans behind. That’s unequivocal,” McChrystal said during a Yahoo News interview published Wednesday. …

The Ultimate List of Keyboard Shortcuts for Lightroom

Photographers look to maximize the amount of time they spend behind the camera and minimize the amount of time spent in post-processing. But time …