Ana Fernanda Torres

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We Are All Parisians, Again

There can be no freedom anywhere if Paris is a prisoner.<p>WASHINGTON -- Once again, we are all Parisians.<p>Once again, the ideals of freedom and peace are under attack on the very streets that helped give birth to the idea that you can’t have one without the other in modern life.<p>Once again, President …

What Is Generation Z, And What Does It Want?

And you thought you had just figured out millennials. It’s time to start wringing your hands about the new generation that’s about to enter the workforce. What do they even want?<p>Poor Generation Z. The oldest members of this cohort are barely 18 and they’re already getting a bad rap. Media and …

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13 Of The Best Moments From New York Fashion Week Fall 2015

New York Fashion Week is over and while the eight-day extravaganza may seem like one giant blur, there were definitely a few stand out moments.<p>With all the tweets, posts and Instagrams clogging up your feeds, it's easy to miss something important (aka a North West sighting). So, to ensure you take …

These Books Can Teach You to Be the Best at Anything

After my post <i>What does it take to become an expert at anything?</i> a number of people have written, curious about where to learn more on the subject.<p>A …

International News | Latest World News, Videos & Photos -ABC News - ABC News

Speeding taxi runs into crowd of tourists on Moscow sidewalk<p>Children watching the World Cup celebrate after goal<p>Trump administration picks Texas city …

Doesn’t Anyone Read the News?

The State of the Union address is one of the few times each year when a large percentage of Americans reliably pay attention to politics. Once upon a time, as legend has it, things were different: most Americans tuned into Walter Cronkite in the evening or picked up the morning newspaper, which …

Obama, Marx, and the Minimum Wage

The President announced on Tuesday, in his State of the Union address, that he will increase the minimum wage for federal contractors to ten dollars and ten cents. He wants, he said, to “give America a raise.” Raising the minimum wage appeals to those who “do not understand economics,” the former …

How to Find out Anything from Anyone

Wish you knew whether the wisecracking guy in the next cubicle got a raise this year? Or whether that stylish woman sipping wine on your first date …

Mapping Emotions On The Body: Love Makes Us Warm All Over

Close your eyes and imagine the last time you fell in love. Maybe you were walking next to your sweetheart in a park or staring into each other's eyes over a latte.<p>Where did you feel the love? Perhaps you got butterflies in your stomach or your heart raced with excitement.<p>When a team of scientists …

Bill de Blasio Starts His Progressive Revolution

Bill De Blasio was sworn in Wednesday as NYC mayor promising to enact almost every liberal wish. But his political fate truly rests on the NYPD.<p>As …

New Hope for Vitamin E: Supplements May Slow Symptoms of Alzheimer’s

The latest study shows vitamin E may have more benefits than memory drugs in combating the disease.<p>For patients with mild to moderate forms of the …

De Blasio Sworn In as New York City Mayor by Bill Clinton

New York City’s new mayor Bill de Blasio was sworn into office Wednesday with an oath administered by former President Bill Clinton in a public …

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On The Street…Lafayette St., New York

Apple CEO Tim Cook Gives Remarkable Speech on Gay Rights, Racism

Tim Cook, Apple’s media-shy chief executive, made a rare public speech at the U.N. this week. Auburn University, Cook’s alma mater, posted his …

NSA officials consider Edward Snowden amnesty in return for documents

National Security Agency officials are considering a controversial amnesty that would return Edward Snowden to the United States, in exchange for the extensive document trove the whistleblower took from the agency.<p>An amnesty, which does not have the support of the State Department, would represent …