Amy Diamond-brewer

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The A.V. Club’s summer reading guide

The words “summer reading” have become synonymous with fluffy garbage, easily digested and disposed of in one sitting. But there’s no reason beach …

Golden Globes 2016: The winners list

<b>(CNN) —</b> The winners at the 73rd Golden Globe Awards are noted with an asterisk (*):<p><b>Best motion picture, drama</b><p>"Mad Max: Fury Road"<p>"Carol"<p><b>* "The Revenant"</b><p>"Room"<p>"Spotlight"<p><b>Best motion picture, musical or comedy</b><p>"Joy"<p>"Spy"<p>"The Big Short"<p><b>* "The Martian"</b><p>"Trainwreck"<p><b>Best performance by an actress in a</b> …

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Texas Executes Inmate Who Murdered A Man Over $8

Juan Garcia on Tuesday was executed by lethal injection for fatally shooting a man during a 1998 robbery in which he stole $8. He was denied clemency.<p>Texas executed Juan Martin Garcia by lethal injection on Tuesday for the 1998 murder of Hugo Solano during a robbery over $8.<p>Garcia, 35, was …

Tough Words From Pope Francis: 8 Great Quotes From His U.N. Speech

Pope Francis, addressing the U.N. General Assembly today, urged international cooperation not only to solve humanity's largest problems but to save humanity itself.<p>Quoting a speech to the U.N. by his predecessor Pope Paul VI in 1965, Francis said of the world today: "The real danger comes from …

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Why Boosting Poor Children’s Vocabulary Is Important for Public Health

One key difference between low-income and affluent babies: the number of words to which they’re exposed.<p>Air­on Pate is boun­cing off the walls.<p>The not-quite-2-year-old is wait­ing with his mom Domi­n­ique and broth­er Aiden, 4, to be seen at a fed­er­ally sub­sid­ized clin­ic for low-in­come wo­men …

Microsoft wants you to scan in 3D using only your phone

If you want to do some 3D scanning, you usually have to get either a dedicated scanner or a less-than-elegant add-on. Microsoft Research and the University of Oxford think there's a better way, though. Their MobileFusion project captures 3D models using only an app on your smartphone. The software …

The New Flipboard Gets Personal with Over 30,000 Topics to Follow

We’re on a quest to create the world’s best personal magazine, and today’s update—the third generation of Flipboard—builds on our core tenets. The …

7 Things Remarkably Happy People Do Often

Happiness can be a choice -- especially when you take the right actions.<p>Happiness: Everyone wants it, yet relatively few seem to get enough of it, especially those in their early 40s. (I'm no psychologist, but that's probably about when many of us start thinking, "Wait--is <i>this</i> all there is?")<p>Good …

Happiness