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4 key things you need to know about the Paris attackers

BRUSSELS, Belgium — On Wednesday morning, French police stormed an apartment in Paris' Saint-Denis neighborhood, in a raid they say was targeting the …

This Woman Quit Her Job, Then Started Handing Out Resumes on the Street

She says more than a dozen companies have responded so far.<p>Carrie Kemeling isn't a panhandler, but that didn't stop her from holding a sign on an exit ramp in Buffalo, New York. WKBW-TV reports that she's been standing in business clothes and heels all day with a sign that reads, "Not homeless, but …

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The historical origins of 6 swear words

In fact, Americans swear so often, the US made airing indecent or profane language during certain times a federal crime. Cue the FCC.<p>For the sake of knowledge though, we looked into the etymology of a few of these words. (Some of which violate our style guide!) Learn where they originated below.<p>The …

Linguistics

Attention, Travelers: Here's When to Book Your Holiday Flights to Get Them Super Cheap

Insider secrets, right this way.<p>Dreaming about Christmas in August doesn't make you a season pusher—just a thrifty flyer.<p>According to SkyScanner, there's no time like the present, specifically this week (August 10-August 16) to book your flights for all the holidays, namely Thanksgiving, Christmas, …

Air Travel

Alphabet is bringing Google up to date on corporate legal tricks

Is the reorganization about startups or shell companies?<p>As of this week, Google is transforming into Alphabet, a vast holding company that will contain core products like Search and Android under the Google name, alongside newer ventures like Fiber and Loon.<p>The shakeup has already been hailed as a …

Disney World

16 Reasons We've Got the Blues(berries)

"Blueberries as big as the end of your thumb," Robert Frost's poem, "Blueberries," begins. "Real sky-blue, and heavy, and ready to drum." We here at Food52, though, are accepting of all blueberries: small, medium, and thumb tip-sized. Size doesn't matter when they're all covered in crumble, put …

The Great Space Twins Study Begins

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