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Update 12: Surviving The Fight · Moment Case- World's Best iPhone Case for Mobile Photography

If the design process is like surfing a beautiful wave, the manufacturing process is like walking into a boxing match. You go in with a vision and a …

Can you spell rivalry? Family dynasties fuel competition, intrigue at spelling bee

BERRYVILLE, Va. — The Estep kids all remember the words they spelled correctly to land a coveted spot in the Scripps National Spelling Bee.<p>Marissa, 22, who went to the national bee twice, made it in 2004 with <i>manicotti.</i> Sam, 17, a three-time contestant, advanced in 2010 with <i>dromomania</i> (an …

Sophia Narrett's Common Threads

Artist Sophia Narrett likes to tell stories with a needle and thread. Her impressively embroidered canvases, saturated with pop culture references, are a testament to her self-taught skills but also express her cheeky perspective on celebrity and collective fantasies. Almost comic-like in their …

Defector: DMZ activists don't understand plight of women in North Korea

<b>(CNN) —</b> In North Korea, women have no rights. There is no right to freedom, liberty, or the pursuit of happiness.<p>Because of state-induced starvation and poverty, families have been ripped apart and relationships between mothers and children have been severed.<p>A pervasive patriarchal culture governs …

How to wear broderie anglaise

Lace was a big catwalk trend for the summer, especially white lace. There were wafty ethereal dresses at Chloé and Erdem, sexy minis at Louis Vuitton. Michael Kors, Oscar de la Renta and Marchesa did smart separates and perfect little summer frocks. Oh, but it did look pretty floating down the …

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