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15-Minute Morning Workout Routine | The Art of Manliness

Adrian Peter Schmidt was born in the Alsace-Lorraine region of what is now France in 1872. His genetics and circumstances did not point to a future …

In Kansas, Professors Must Now Watch What They Tweet

The Kansas Board of Regents gave final approval Wednesday to a strict new policy on what employees may say on social media. Critics say the policy violates both the First Amendment and academic freedom, but school officials say providing faculty with more specific guidelines will actually bolster …

Japanese Women Tell Their Men They Have to Choose Between Love and War

A sex strike is among the protests launched by Japanese opposing Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s plans to change the constitution and build up his …

South Korea ferry disaster: nets to prevent bodies drifting away as death toll reaches 260

Forty-two remain unaccounted for in South Korea ferry disaster as recovery workers strengthen ring of nets to prevent corpses drifting away<p>South Korean recovery workers strengthened a ring of netting around a sunken ferry Monday to try to prevent corpses drifting away as dive teams recovered 11 …

Boko Haram Claims It Kidnapped 200 Nigerian Schoolgirls

ABUJA, Nigeria - The Islamist militant group Boko Haram has threatened to sell hundreds of Nigerian schoolgirls abducted during a raid last month, the French news agency AFP reported on Monday.<p>AFP said it had obtained a video from Boko Haram showing the group's leader Abubakar Shekau claiming …

Philippines, U.S. begin war games focusing on maritime threats

MANILA (Reuters) - Thousands of Philippine and U.S. soldiers began annual war games on Monday, the first under a new security pact with the United States, focusing on maritime security in the face of China’s growing naval presence in the disputed South China Sea.<p>A protester shouts anti-U.S. slogans …

I sold my body (and nearly my soul) to Abercrombie

As a manager, I did corporate’s bidding — by discriminating against staffers and customers who weren’t “quality”<p>Oliver Lee Bateman<p>May 5, 2014 12:00am (UTC)<p>This piece originally appeared on The Good Men Project.<p>It happened innocently enough: I was at a job fair on the UNC-Chapel Hill campus when a …

Here's How North Korea Created A Propaganda Empire

These harrowing vignettes of North Korean hunger and suffering were later published in South Korea under a pseudonym.<p>Mr Jang had once composed paeans to Kim Jong Il, North Korea's former ruler. In a new memoir, Mr Jang retraces his conversion from patriotic court poet to the Kim regime to one of …

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Nigeria's President on kidnapped girls: 'We'll get them out'

Amid mounting international pressure, Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan spoke Sunday about his government's efforts to rescue more than 200 schoolgirls abducted by militants.<p>"Wherever these girls are, we'll get them out," he said, acknowledging that officials don't know where they are. The …

Amy Schumer’s Speech On Self-Worth Will Change The Way You Wake Up In The Morning

It’s certainly been the week of emotional and heartfelt speeches. The other day, Gabourey Sidibe inspired many with her moving speech about believing in yourself. Now Amy Schumer gives it a shot and totally nails it.<p>The full speech can be read over at Vulture and it paints a picture of Schumer’s …

10 Words Every Book-Lover Should Know

The word for a book-lover is a ‘bibliophile’, a word first recorded in print in 1824. Alternatively, there is the word ‘bookworm’, which is of an …

SKorean president apologizes for ferry response

JINDO, South Korea (AP) — South Korea's president apologized Tuesday for the government's inept initial response to a deadly ferry sinking as divers …

North Korea conducts live-fire exercises amid escalating tensions

North Korea conducted a live-fire drill Tuesday near its disputed western sea border with the South, immediately inviting a stern rebuke from its neighbor.<p>"The South Korean Army, Air Force and Navy is fully prepared for possible North Korean provocation," said Kim Min-seok, a South Korean defense …