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Carly Fiorina, Marco Rubio vs. Donald Trump chart new course

Carly Fiorina and Marco Rubio.REUTERS/Brian Snyder/Andrew Kelly<p>Almost every Republican presidential candidate until recently has floundered when attacking real-estate tycoon Donald Trump.<p>But since last week, two surging White House hopefuls are taking a markedly different approach: former …

Government

Inked: Why I Love Tattoos - Photographs by Ralf Mitsch | LensCulture

<i>We first discovered this work after it was submitted to the Portrait Awards 2015. Although it was not chosen as a finalist by the jury, the editors of LensCulture were impressed and decided to publish this feature article about it. Enjoy!</i><p>Have you ever noticed a tattoo peeking out from under …

Body Art

4 Times You Can Sue a Debt Collector

Yes, you can fight back.<p>It’s every consumer’s worst nightmare: You’re busy at work, mired in debt, and your cellphone keeps ringing. You’re doing …

26 Books From Around The World You Need To Read Before You Die

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Books

How the South could have been saved: Abraham Lincoln’s last speech, and a vision unrealized

Exactly 150 years ago, two days after Robert E. Lee’s surrender, Lincoln spoke not of victory, but reconciliation<p>Through the cool evening mist of Tuesday, April 11, 1865, darkness gave way to light. The White House was “brilliantly illuminated” and the reflection revealed a “vast throng” assembled …

This Is How to Button Your Suit Jacket The Right Way

The only 6 rules you need to know.<p><b>1. Suits and Blazers</b><p>With one-button, three-button, and double-breasted suits and sport coats floating around, it can be hard to know what to button when. Here are the only rules you need to know:<p><b>The One-Button Jacket</b><p>This one is easy; it should be buttoned while …

Men's Fashion

Net Neutrality Prevails in Historic FCC Vote

WASHINGTON -- The Federal Communications Commission voted Thursday to approve strong net neutrality rules in a stunning decision, defying vocal, months-long opposition by telecom and cable companies and Republicans on Capitol Hill.<p>Democratic Commissioners Jessica Rosenworcel and Mignon Clyburn …

Obama Issues Executive Order Giving Him Authority to Issue Executive Orders

In a historic early-morning ceremony in the Yellow Oval Room, attended only by Michelle Obama and pajama-clad White House dog Bo, and recorded for posterity by White Hose photographer Pete Souza, President Obama -- also pajama-clad -- signed the mother of all executive orders: an order giving him …

10 Worst People You Meet in Airports

If you've traveled by airplane before, you've probably encountered at least a few of these annoying passengers. (Either that or you're one of them!) Did your pet peeve personality make our list? Do any of these personality traits sound a little too familiar? Read on to find out!<p><b>The Gate Rusher</b><p>Your …

8 Facts to Know about Your Libido

Let's talk about sex.<p>We asked Dr. Nancy Simpkins, and internist and medical consultant for the state of New Jersey who works with libido issues in women during pregnancy, menopause and depression, what to know about sex drive.<p><b>1) The more testosterone, the higher the libido.</b> "Men have larger amounts …

How Men And Women Process Emotions Differently

Are women "wired" to be more emotional? Not exactly -- but new research provides more evidence that the male and female brain may have very different ways of processing emotion.<p>Previous research has shown that women generally experience higher levels of emotional stimulation than men. Now, a new …

Report: No federal civil rights charges expected against Darren Wilson

The Department of Justice will recommend that no federal civil rights charges be brought against former police officer Darren Wilson in last year’s killing of Missouri teen Michael Brown, a report Wednesday said.<p>The FBI is nearing the conclusion of an investigation begun shortly after the August …

Justice

The (Real) Story of the White House and the Big Block of Cheese

From The West Wing to the wooly mammoth: American democracy's most famous dairy product, fact-checked<p>Wednesday, as you may have heard, is the White House's second annual Big Block of Cheese Day. Inspired by a fictional character in a fictional presidential administration, the very real staff of the …

Fashion 101: How to Pronounce Tricky Fashion Words

Your guide to mastering those tongue-tying terms.<p><b>Atelier:</b> <i>uh-tel-yay</i><p>A workshop or studio for an artist or designer.<p><b>Argyle:</b> <i>ar-guy-el</i><p>A diamond-shaped pattern in two or more colors, often seen in knitwear.<p><b>Bandeau:</b> <i>ban-doh</i><p>A bra made from a single strip of fabric that wraps around the breasts.<p><b>Beau monde:</b></i> …

Why It's Time to Vintage Shop Ebay Again

Simply put, eBay is your ticket to '70s chic.<p>Right now is all about the louche wearability of the 1970s, in a truly referential way. When this look first hit the fashion stage in post-Vietnam America, it wasn't just about an appreciation for flares and a good suede trench—it was a social commentary …