Miranda Villanueva

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What Happens If Affordable Birth Control Isn't Available

The effects are devastating.<p>If you could do something that would improve your health, reduce stress, help keep you in school or work, and improve your romantic relationships, would you? Us too, and it's why so many women take birth control. It's also why the potential for no-copay birth control and …

Athens Welcomed Obama with Molotov Bombs and Tear Gas

On Tuesday morning, Barack Obama arrived in Athens for his final foreign trip as president of the United States.<p><i>A version of this article originally appeared on VICE Greece.</i><p>On the morning of November 15, 2016, Barack Obama arrived in Athens for his final foreign trip as president of the United …

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Rescue Kittens Take Flight in New Photo Book

The life of a homeless kitten can be tough, but thanks to California photographer Seth Casteel, some special rescue cats were given a chance to have …

London zoo gorilla broke enclosure glass twice before escape

Although the zoo maintains Kumbuka did not break glass on Thursday, the ‘destructive’ silverback has form<p>A silverback gorilla that escaped from its enclosure at London zoo has broken panes of glass at the attraction at least twice, the zoo has confirmed.<p>Visitors to the attraction were locked in tea …

Husbands Can 'Lightly Beat' Wives, Islamic Council Says

Council of Islamic Ideology (CII) chairman Maulana Muhammad Khan Sherani addresses a press conference in Islamabad on May 26, 2016.<p>Pakistan’s Council …

Here's A Low-Carb Veggie Noodle Dish To Make For Dinner

And did I mention the sauce is made of peanut butter?<p>Servings: 2<p>Recipe by Christine Byrne<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>4 medium carrots, peeled<p>1 tablespoon unseasoned rice vinegar<p>2 tablespoons soy sauce (or tamari, if you're gluten-free)<p>2 tablespoons creamy peanut butter<p>1 tablespoon canola oil<p>4 scallions, whites …

The A-List: 100+ of the Best Interior Designers From Milan to Miami

From newbies to grand masters.<p>These are the designers we look to again and again. Each is distinctive—what unites them is their excellence. Here are the 2018 ELLE Decor A-List designers.

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The 2016 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year Contest

<b>*Last call for entries! Contest closes May 27, 2016*</b><p>National Geographic invites photographers to submit photos for the opportunity to be named the …

11 Things To Stop Doing In EVERY Relationship

In this case, it's not him. It's you.<p>So your new sweet romance has suddenly soured ... again. How is it possible that everything can be going so well, and then out of nowhere, your relationship fizzles – or worse, explodes? Well, <i>you</i> might be the reason for that. Case in point: half the scenes in</i> …

How to Get Rid of Those Pit Stains Once and For All

Saving your white shirts isn't as hard as you think.<p><i>Jolie Kerr is a cleaning expert and advice columnist. She'll be here</i> <i>every week</i> <i>helping to answer your filthiest questions. Are you dirty?</i> <i>Email her</i><i>.</i><p><b>I have quite a few T-shirts that have gross stains in the armpits. Some of them have actually</b> …

Our shopping habits are killing – why don’t we care?

When people ask me why I work in fashion, I often find myself telling them that it’s because I’m interested in the way we, as humans, construct our identities. Fashion may be seen by some as frivolous, but at its most basic, it’s a means of communication – the clothes we wear project our …

How many of these 25 top landmarks have you visited? Machu Picchu is No. 1

TripAdvisor travelers love Peru's Machu Picchu and the Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool in Washington. The two sites were ranked, respectively, as the No. 1 landmarks in the world and in the U.S.<p>Machu Picchu draws just over a million visitors a year to the 15th century Inca ruins in a remote area …

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His wife was in pain, and he couldn’t afford her meds. So he killed her, deputies say.

William Hager had some coffee Monday, he told investigators.<p>He reached out to his daughters.<p>Then, he phoned 911.<p>“I want to apologize, I didn’t call earlier,” the 86-year-old told a deputy who responded to the scene that afternoon, according to an arrest affidavit. “I wanted to tell my kids what …

Something disturbing is happening to honey bee colonies and scientists can't explain why

Honey bees are nearly as essential to our food system as crops themselves.<p>Depending on how the research is conducted, pollinators are needed to produce approximately one-third of the food we eat (more, according to some estimates). Bees also contribute about $17 billion to the US agricultural …