Brittany Burkes

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Google Glass Has New Frames to Make You Look Less Dorky

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Ever since their introduction, Google Glass fans have wrestled with a tough decision: Miss out on …

Louisiana Wants Women to Wait 30 Days Before Having an Abortion

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Earlier this month, Americans United for Life ranked Louisiana as 2013's No. 1 pro-life state …

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Malala Yousafzai memoir launch scrapped in Pakistan

An attempt to launch the memoir of the Pakistani schoolgirl who became a global icon after being shot in the head by the Taliban in her home province has been scuppered by opposition from local politicians.<p>Malala Yousafzai's book was due to be launched at an event on Monday at Peshawar University …

House To Pass New Abortion Restrictions

Just hours before the State of the Union on Tuesday, the House is expected to approve new anti-abortion legislation.<p>Only hours before the President …

January's Epidemic: 11 School Shootings in 19 Days

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>January 2014 is threatening to become the month when gun violence became a matter of routine in …

Male and Female Brains Really Are Built Differently

The hemispheres of women's brains are more interconnected. Does that matter?<p>Ready your knowing smirk, because here comes a scientific gem that’s sure to enliven even the dullest of holiday parties.<p>By analyzing the MRIs of 949 people aged 8 to 22, scientists at the University of Pennsylvania found …

Miranda Kerr Feels the Internet’s Wrath for Posting Photoshopped Pic to Instagram

Victoria’s Secret model, mother, and wife to Hollywood star Orlando Bloom (for now… I’m still hopeful) Miranda Kerr landed in some seriously hot …

Credit Suisse To Launch Public Company Stock Index Of LGBT-Friendly Companies

Investors looking to put their money in companies that support LGBT employees now have a tool to do so.<p>The financial services company Credit Suisse just announced the launch of its LGBT Equality Index, making it the first index of public company stocks based on companies’ …

On Gender And 'GTA 5'

Ever since I heard the first whispers of sexism-related controversy pertaining to GTA 5, this was a post I knew I was going to be writing eventually. It wouldn’t be Grand Theft Auto without some sort of drama, and as the initial “GTA has you torture” issue has been covered here already, it’s time …