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‘Like a Sherlock Holmes mystery’: Bones of new human ancestor discovered deep in South Africa cave

MAGALIESBURG, South Africa — Scientists say they’ve discovered a new member of the human family tree, revealed by a huge trove of bones in a barely …

Hank Williams, Jr. Looks Back on Life-Altering Accident and Album

Forty years ago, the life and career of Hank Williams, Jr. was at a crossroads. A chart fixture for over a decade, the country singer had grown weary …

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How Carly Rae Jepsen Broke ‘Call Me Maybe’ Mold

Carly Rae Jepsen was 26 when “Call Me Maybe” hit the U.S. charts in 2012, making her an instant tween idol. Everything about the track felt young: …

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How Can Frank Zappa’s Colorful Life Possibly Fit in a Documentary?

Before his death at age 52, Frank Zappa produced one of the most massive discographies in recorded music. The Mothers of Invention leader’s music …

Rock & Roll

Hear Jim James’ Heartfelt Solo Track, ‘Take Care of You’

Fresh off My Morning Jacket‘s new album <i>The Waterfall</i> and helping to serve as Roger Waters’ backing band at Newport Folk Festival, Jim James is back …

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So You’re New to Flipboard? Here’s What You Need to Know

Ah, Flipboard. So much information to read. So many topics to explore. Flipping through beautiful magazines, you’re thinking, “I could never do that.” Well, wrong. With all the tools Flipboard provides, even beginners don’t have to look like newbies. Here are some ways to ensure your Flipboard …

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The Week in Review: Cecil the Lion’s Death Sparks Outrage

Thirteen-year-old Cecil the lion was one of Africa’s most famous animals before his death earlier month. Zimbabwe officials believe hunters lured Cecil out of his home on Hwange National Park and killed him on July 1. The non-governmental Zimbabwe Conservation Task Force has alleged hunters first …

The Week in Review: Attention on Women in Sports

A string of achievements by women in sports has increased attention on their individual successes and the larger role they play in the world of athletics.<p>American mixed martial artist Ronda Rousey defeated Bethe Correia on Saturday to capture the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s Women’s …

The New Orleans Superdome: a great American comeback story

Of all the stadiums in all of the US, none is more improbable than the dome that rises like an autumn moon over Poydras Street. Earlier this month, the Superdome turned 40 and anyone who stood in its corridors in those days after Hurricane Katrina with the roof ripped open, rain pouring in and …

An Open Letter to Landscape Photographers: Check Your Etiquette

Have you ever noticed that when you go to a Costco gas station, the rows of vehicles can be so orderly with everyone nicely lined up with a general …

Robots Are Coming to Take Your McJobs

As food and labor costs rise in the restaurant industry, some businesses are looking for technological solutions to the annoying problem of expensive humans.<p>A $15-per-hour minimum wage might not lead to armies of content, sufficiently compensated fast food workers. It may instead lead to fewer …