Nicole Newton

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Cheap Natural Skincare Products Dermatologists Swear By

The latest trend in beauty is all-natural skincare, and for good reason. No one wants to slather their face with harmful ingredients, toxins and …

The U.S. tried to change other countries’ governments 72 times during the Cold War

The CIA has concluded with “high confidence” that Russia intervened covertly during the presidential election to promote Donald Trump’s candidacy. They based this assessment on the discovery that Russian security agencies had hacked the Republican National Committee, the Democratic National …

Russia

Simple Web Tool Teaches Beginners How to Use Manual Settings on a DSLR

Simon Roberts, a London-based animator and designer, has created a great photography resource for beginners that is both simple and useful. It’s …

A Group of U.S. Veterans Just Demonstrated the Awe-Inspiring Power of an Apology

Veterans at the Standing Rock Dakota Access Pipeline protest kneel before Native American elders.<p>When was the last time you asked forgiveness for something you yourself hadn't done?<p>Yesterday, near the Standing Rock protest site, a group of U.S. military veterans knelt before Native American elders …

Veterans

Could Donald Trump's education policy change schools in California and nationwide?

During his final debate against Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump bemoaned the state of America's schools.<p>"Our inner cities are a disaster," he said. "They have no education."<p>It was a sweeping statement, unaccompanied by a solution.<p>But if the president-elect's education plans haven't been spelled out …

Donald Trump

WikiLeaks: Clinton Campaign Emails Broke With Obama On Arctic Oil Drilling

WikiLeaks has been releasing thousands of emails reportedly from within Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign, including what it calls “The Podesta Emails,” a series on deals involving Hillary Clinton campaign chairman John Podesta.<p>Podesta also served as President Bill Clinton’s chief-of-staff …

Hillary Clinton Responds to 40 Years of Sexist Questions in Under 3 Minutes

“Can a first lady be both popular and opinionated?” That’s just one of the sexist questions Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton has been …

Government

President Barack Obama on Feminism, Michelle, and His Daughters

There are a lot of tough aspects to being President. But there are some perks too. Meeting extraordinary people across the country. Holding an office where you get to make a difference in the life of our nation. Air Force One.<p>But perhaps the greatest unexpected gift of this job has been living …

Why People Are Upset About the Batman: The Killing Joke Movie

<i>The Killing Joke</i> was already one of the most controversial stories created in comics. In the graphic novel, the Joker paralyzes Barbara Gordon, …

San Diego

23 Colleges Abroad That Are Cheaper Than US Schools

You can save money on college tuition and see the world at these many beautiful college campuses abroad.<p>College costs are a big barrier for many …

College & University

The new type of hotel rescuing Italy's hill villages

The alberghi diffusi model is revitalising dwindling communities across Italy by repurposing their unused buildings into ‘scattered hotels’. Our writer lives like a local in a few of these hamlet gems. Scroll down for more<p>It was an unusual invasion: well-to-do people, most speaking strange tongues, …

Jared Leto: The Bison’s Comeback Is an American Epic

It’s springtime in the Great Plains. Heavy snow and harsh winter temperatures give way to returning songbirds and wildflowers. But one creature in …

Wildlife

Switzerland for Adventurers

Paragliding

The 8 Best Natural Deodorants, Tested and Approved

You are what you eat. We know the body processes, utilizes and/or digests everything we send down the hatch. But what about what we put on our …

These spots are definitely THE things to do in Zion National Park

The State of Utah is the home of Zion National Park. This fantastic place has many things to do and see and is one of the top places to visit in the …

Nicole’s Anchorage

<b>Nicole Smoot</b> was born in <b>Anchorage</b> and has called Eagle River, on the northern outskirts of the city, home ever since. The Alaskan native spends a good chunk of her time on the road less traveled, in little known and off-the-beaten path destinations all over the world. But no matter how far she …

Anchorage

Beth Ditto on Why Makeup Is the Heart of Feminism—And There's No Such Thing as Ugly

<i>Gossip front woman Beth Ditto discovered makeup as the ultimate tool of self-expression through the punk-feminist Riot Grrrl movement. Now, with YouTube tutorials, Instagram influencers, and select spring shows encouraging women to reacquaint themselves with the transformational power of cosmetics,</i> …

Lay-n-Go Makeup Bag at Costco: A Messy Girl's Best Friend

Astronomical Brooklyn rent prices may be the main reason I moved out to the suburbs a few years ago, but as it turns out, there are actually a few perks to being a Jersey girl. For example: Being able to scope out beauty goodies at big-box stores for you guys (hey, someone's gotta do the tough …

48 Things Women Hear In A Lifetime (That Men Just Don't)

Watch 80 years of subtle sexism in under two minutes.<p>Don't be a slut, but definitely don't be too prude. Don't be so emotional, but don't be a cold-hearted bitch. Prioritize your family over your career, but are you <i>sure</i> you want to be a stay-at-home mom?<p>Throughout our lives, women hear insidious, …

Winners of National Geographic's Photography Contest 2010! (3 photos)

<b>Grand Prize Winner</b><p>National Geographic just announced the winners of their global photography contest! Out of over 16,000 entries, Aaron Lim Boon Teck of Singapore won the grand prize (and Winner of the Nature category) for his amazing shot of the eruption of Indonesia's Gunung Rinjani volcano. His …

The 10 Best Spots for Tapas in Barcelona

How to Use Mind Maps to Unleash Your Brain's Creativity and Potential

Mind mapping is one of the best ways to capture your thoughts and bring them to life in visual form. Beyond just note-taking, though, mind maps can …

Creativity

Globetrotting: Saddle up for the world's greatest riding holidays

<b>(CNN) —</b> From the land of "The Hobbit" and Mongolia's steppes to African deltas and the sun-kissed beaches of southern Spain.<p>Holidays on horseback offer adventurous types the chance to explore the world's most beautiful locales from an entirely different perspective.<p>Choosing to holiday on the hoof, …

The Best Gelato Shops in Italy

Photo by Instagram user ginajlee<p>Because not all gelato is created equal.<p>Deep, bitter and rich <i>cioccolato fondente</i>. Fresh, bright, and refreshing <i>frutti</i> …

Gloria Steinem Names The 6 Best Books On Feminism, Ever

Here's your new reading list!<p>If you're looking for some feminist book suggestions for your reading list this month, Gloria Steinem has you covered. In a recent interview with the New York Times, the feminist icon talked about all things books -- from her favorite genres, to her favorite novels …

Gloria Steinem on Playboy, Amy Schumer and When Not to Vote for Women

It’s been a busy half-century for Gloria Steinem. The feminist, activist and founder of <i>Ms.</i> Magazine has been crisscrossing the globe since the 1960s, …

Feminism

The Best Cruise Lines in the World

Condé Nast Traveler readers ranked the best cruise lines in the world in our 2017 Readers' Choice Awards survey, including large ships (more than 2,500 passengers), medium ships (500 to 2,500 passengers), small ships (fewer than 500 passengers), and river cruises. Here are the Top 5 in each …