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Photos of the Day: April 15

In today’s pictures, baseball players remember Jackie Robinson in Boston, North Korea marks an anniversary, a man goes face-to-face with a sculpture in Paris, and more.

Boston Marathon finishes with shock: Our view

The Patriots' Day bombing came as a surprise, but perhaps it should not have.<p>By now the ritual is sadly familiar: We gather around TV sets, watching in disbelief as choppy video clips play over and over. We try to make sense of the latest example of inexplicable violence in an unexpected place.<p>Six …

Inspired to raise money for a friend, she lost 125 pounds and rediscovered herself

As a new mother, Kristen McCamy slowly began to gain weight and failed to stick to a diet. The excess pounds kept her from being the kind of active mother she wanted to be, and she hid from the world as her weight reached 287 pounds.<p>“If anybody has that extra weight, they know exactly what I’m …

At Least 3 Dead After Boston Marathon Explosions — Twitter Reacts After News of Blasts at Finish Line

Mayhem descended on the Boston marathon Monday afternoon, when two explosions at the finish line killed at least three and injured more than 130. …

The Patriots’ Day Bombing

Even if you grew up in Massachusetts, which I did, Patriots’ Day is one of those holidays that take you by surprise. It’s a state holiday (also celebrated in Maine, which was once part of Massachusetts, another fact that’s always a little surprising) but unpredictably observed. The bank is open; …

Parent to Parent Plea

We're pleading to everyone's sense and sensibilities, we're pleading for common sense, which just doesn't seem to be all that common anymore. We're hoping that reasoning will outdo passion. We're hoping that our politicians will come to their collective senses and do the right thing for all …

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UPDATES: Injuries, Deaths Reported Following Explosions Near Finish Line of Boston Marathon

There were two explosions near the finish line of the Boston Marathon near Boylston Street on Monday afternoon.<p>Three people are confirmed dead and …

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10 Easy Ways to Lose Weight

Bon Appétit Magazine: Recipes, Cooking, Entertaining, Restaurants

34 Modern Fireplace Designs With Glass For The Contemporary Home

The definition of a ‘dream home’ varies from person to person. While some like a traditional and luxurious house that is warm and inviting, others …

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AP Officially Drops 'Illegal Immigrant' Term from Stylebook

The <i>Associated Press</i>, which is known as 'the world's oldest and largest news-gathering organization,' will no longer include the term 'illegal immigrant' in their Stylebook. The Senior Vice President and Executive Editor <b>Kathleen Carroll</b> confirmed the news in a blog entry and explained the motive …

A Multi-Level Contemporary Apartment

• 1 |<p>2 |<p>The staircase boasts a smoky glass railing framed in steel with display shelves in backdrop.<p>3 |<p>The living room with office rests on the second …

Pull Dog, Kids Wooden Toy Dog, Pull Toy Dog, Wood Toddlers Toy, Wood Toy, Wooden Pull Toys, Wooden Dachshund

Wooden toy dog, wooden dachshund is one of our wooden pull toys made of natural materials. These are best wooden toys safe and beautiful friends to your child. Most beautiful toy dachshund !<p>***DIMENTIONS***<br>Height 4 2/5” (11 cm), length 12 2/5” (31 cm)<p>***ABOUT FRIENDLY TOYS***<br>What do you get when …

Rachel's Historic Family Home (and Yurt Workspace)

<b>Name:</b> Rachel Loren — jewelry designer/co-owner at Loren Stewart <b><br>Location:</b> Mount Washington; Los Angeles, California <b><br>Size:</b> 2,500 square feet (19,000 …

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Newfound comet likely won't hit Mars next year

<i>By Space.com</i><p>A comet that had a slim chance of crashing into Mars in 2014 will almost certainly fly harmlessly past the Red Planet, scientists say.<p>NASA researchers had given Comet C/2013 A1 (Siding Spring) a 1-in-8,000 chance of striking the Red Planet in October 2014, but revised calculations now …

While Many Users Are Aware Of AirPlay, Only A Few Are Actually Using It

Even though a recent survey shows that AirPlay is the most well-known screen mirroring technology, Apple has a long way to go to make it mainstream. …

Edison2 shows off next-gen Very Light Car

Back in 2010, Edison2 won the Progressive Insurance Automotive X PRIZE in the Mainstream class for its Very Light Car four-seater vehicle. Fast …

Notable New iBooks – Led Zeppelin: Sound and Fury

<b>Led Zeppelin: Sound and Fury</b> is a new iBook that should prove to be a big hit with Led Zepp fans and rock fans in general. Here’s a little of its App Store introduction:<p>Led Zeppelin: Sound and Fury by Neal Preston is an in-depth, illustrated digital coffee-table book created and designed especially …

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Cell Phone Service Has Been Suspended in Boston (Update: It's Just Overloaded)

Following the explosions at the Boston Marathon, all cell phone service has been suspended in the Boston area to prevent the remote detonation of any …