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What Bill Gates is reading this summer

If you’re in the market for a light, sunshine-friendly novel—something with an up tempo narrative and relatable characters—then Bill Gates’s summer reading list is not for you. But if you’re a non-fiction buff with a wide range of interests, then it might be the perfect place to look for a new book.<p>…

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Today's Beauty Secret

BAZAAR's beauty expert reveals the tricks and must-have products behind the prettiest hair and makeup looks on the red carpet.<p><i>BAZAAR</i>'s beauty expert reveals the tricks and must-have products behind the prettiest hair and makeup looks on the red carpet.

How To Make Healthy Flavored Water At Home

<i>Full disclosure: sometimes, we're lazy girls. So, whether it's seven ways to simplify our morning routine or how to make our time at the gym actually</i> …

10 Little-Known Apps That Entrepreneurs Can’t Live Without

Everybody knows Evernote and Dropbox. Here’s a sneak peek at the next wave of productivity apps that top entrepreneurs like Tim Ferriss, Seth Godin, and Guy Kawasaki are working with daily.<p>Recently something terribly obvious–yet powerful–occurred to me: If you want to achieve things that no one …

Fox Tried Seven Ways To Get Zimmerman's Brother To Bash Obama (He Didn't)

Seven times, Fox News anchor Jamie Colby tried to get George Zimmerman's brother to criticize the president and his speech about Trayvon Martin. And seven times, he declined to do so.<p>Robert Zimmerman has earned a reputation for his outspoken interviews. After the verdict, for example, he went on …

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Fringe Factor: Should Oral Sex Be a Crime?

Sorry, lovers: Virginia could outlaw all oral and anal sex & more from the far out in politics this week.<p>Virginia’s Republican nominee for governor …

Author: Obama's Personal Take On Race Made Impact

President Obama's remarks on the Trayvon Martin shooting case were useful in opening white America's eyes to black America's experience, says author and commentator John McWhorter. McWhorter, who's written several books about race in American, tells host Rachel Martin what he thinks about the …

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Food stamps helped me serve my country. Don't cut them now

I've eaten government food during two periods in my life: as a child and as a soldier. The first led to the second in more ways than one, and …

George Zimmerman never saw Trayvon Martin

Instead he encountered a black trope, a figure occupying the anxiety-ridden terrain of the white imagination<p>THE FLORIDA JUDICIAL SYSTEM got it right. George Zimmerman did not murder Trayvon Martin. Ask Cedric Powell.<p>Cedric Powell, a tenured African American law professor at a major university in …

Obama’s Trayvon Martin Briefing Shows View on Race in America Is Changing

President Obama’s briefing about the Trayvon Martin outcome proves Americans are--and have been--ready for a new kind of race discussion. Errol Louis …

Second night of riots in Paris over 'burka ban' fine

Muslim protesters have clashed with riot police in a Paris suburb after attempts were made to fine a woman for wearing a full Islamic veil.<p>Community leaders in Trappes, a commuter town to the west of the French capital, joined politicians in calling for calm following two nights of disturbances. …

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