Deborah Perry Henderson

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Why 211-Game Suspension for Alex Rodriguez Isn't Good Enough

Link to Media<p>Alex Rodriguez is lucky. That's right: lucky.<p>Lucky not only because he avoided the lifetime ban from baseball that commissioner Bud Selig and the league wanted to hang on him, but because he'll still be able to earn the $61 million he's due over the rest of his contract—after the $35 …

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Al-Qaida's membership declining and leadership damaged, but threat remains

Al-Qaida's leadership is a shattered remnant, reduced to begging funds and munitions from local allies and with its most capable members heading to Syria, according to recent briefings from Pakistan's intelligence services.<p>But western analysts say the group retains the ability to regenerate quickly …

US embassy closures used to bolster case for NSA surveillance programs

US embassies in the Middle East are to remain closed for the rest of the week as supporters of the National Security Agency's sweeping surveillance powers used the unspecified terror alert to bolster the case against reining in the controversial measures.<p>The closures follow the alleged interception …

Latin Words and Phrases Every Man Should Know | The Art of Manliness

What do great men like Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, and Theodore Roosevelt all have in common?<p>They all were proficient in Latin.<p>From the …

Beautiful Firework Photographs Captured Using Clever Camera Techniques

Firework photographs are generally pretty uniform in their appearance: a dark sky, glowing sparks that are either points or lines depending on …

Dust and Fight: Behind the Scenes of This Spectacular Photo Series

Last year we shared a behind the scenes video that showed some of what went into shooting this amazing ‘dust’ and ‘dance image’. Since then …

Photography

Interview with Wildlife Photographer Mario Moreno

<b>Have you ever had to put yourself in harm’s way to get the perfect shot?</b><p>A few times. I specially recall the one image of a rhino at sunrise. I had to …

South Africa

Taylor Swift Believes There Are Only Two Kinds of People in the World: Those Who Wear Keds With Socks and Those Who Don't...

I've always liked Taylor Swift ("I Knew You Were Trouble" is kind of my summer anthem), but I'm an even bigger fan now, after seeing the adorable outtakes from her new Keds campaign.<p>After talking about her obsession with <i>Law & Order</i>, she joked about where she falls in the socks vs. no socks look …

Why the Fashion Industry Matters in 6 Simple Ways

The fashion industry is often the most glamorous and underrated of industries. While almost every individual is a direct customer of the fashion industry by frequenting retailers or buying from vintage shops, many of those same customers look at the industry as one made up of hobbyists and shallow …

Obama attacks Washington gridlock and vows to cut inequality gap

President gives speech in Illinois and says Washington's 'gridlock, inaction and wilful indifference' is harming recovery<p>Barack Obama has called for an end to the "gridlock, inaction and wilful indifference" he said was plaguing Washington, hampering the economic recovery and increasing …

Is Kylie Jenner’s Latest Merch Collection Ripping Off An Indie Designer?

Style<p>Keep up-to-date on new celebrity styles and style news. Get the hottest fashion trends and beauty tips.<p>Style<p>More Fenty fashion<p>Hip-Hop<p>Dan's …

Obama attacks Washington gridlock and vows to cut inequality gap

Barack Obama has called for an end to the "gridlock, inaction and wilful indifference" he said was plaguing Washington, hampering the economic …

The Vitamin Myth: Why We Think We Need Supplements

Nutrition experts contend that all we need is what's typically found in a routine diet. Industry representatives, backed by a fascinating history, argue that foods don't contain enough, and we need supplements. Fortunately, many excellent studies have now resolved the issue.<p>On October 10, 2011, …

Buddha Had It Right: Relax The Mind And Productivity Will Follow

Eastern thought and meditation are pushing ever-closer to the mainstream. Today, many ancient teachings coincide perfectly with modern research on improved mental agility.<p>“The great enigma for psychologists and philosophers is the mind.”<br>–Bhante Wimala<p>Several decades ago, the term ‘mindfulness’ used …

America in the 1970s: New York City

Today marks the start of <b>Documerica Week</b> on In Focus -- a new photo essay each day, featuring regions of the U.S. covered by the photographers of the Documerica Project in the early 1970s. The Documerica Project was put together by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in 1971, with a primary …

Maven: Building a time machine for Mars

Our space correspondent goes behind the scenes at Nasa’s forthcoming quest to reveal how and why the red planet lost the majority of its atmosphere.<p>The high-ceilinged room resembles a brightly lit, white-walled operating theatre, and the people inside are dressed for surgery. It is impossible to …

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