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Nurse Confessions: Don’t Get Sick in July

A secret look inside how America’s health care system actually works.<p>Welcome to the land of health care’s 1 percent. During the four years I spent interviewing and following nurses for my book, I was continually astonished by the red carpet some hospitals rolled out for certain classes of patients. …

Photographs Capture the Worldwide Phenomenon Known as ‘Dark Tourism’

For <i>I Was Here</i>, Paris-based photographer Ambroise Tézenas delves the practice of grief tourism (or dark tourism), a global phenomenon whereby …

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Russian Archaeologists Unearth Legendary White Walls of Memphis

According to Manetho, an ancient Egyptian historian and priest of the 3 rd century BC, Memphis once carried the name Ineb-hedj, meaning ‘White …

15 Cuddliest Dog Breeds Ever

<b>12. Newfoundland</b><p>Very loyal and dependable, this good-natured, affectionate dog is a perfect family pet. It got its name from the place of its origin. …

The insanely large paychecks of 19 TV personalities

When he steps down, Stewart will leave television as the highest-paid late night host after nearly 17 years on Comedy Central.<p>How does Stewart's paycheck compare to other TV hosts?<p>Last summer, TV Guide released its annual salary report, a list that rounds up the paychecks of some of television's …

Newfound 'Gospel of the Lots of Mary' discovered in ancient text

A 1,500-year-old book that contains a previously unknown gospel has been deciphered. The ancient manuscript may have been used to provide guidance or encouragement to people seeking help for their problems, according to a researcher who has studied the text.<p>Written in Coptic, an Egyptian language, …

3 Moves to Cut Your Cable Bill Right Now

The annoying fees on your monthly Internet-TV bill probably just rose. But there's an easy trick to stop paying some fees entirely. There's also a …

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Angelina Jolie Talks Brad Pitt Marriage in Vanity Fair: “It Does Feel Different”

Meet Mrs. Pitt! <b>Angelina Jolie</b> stuns on the December cover of <i>Vanity Fair</i>, where she opened up about life as a married woman.<p>The Oscar-winning actress, …

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Robert Pattinson Might Buy This $20M "Paparazzi-Proof" NYC Penthouse

The Chelsea apartment has a car elevator and views of the Empire State Building.<p><i>Kevin Mazur/Getty / Urban Compass</i><p>Robert Pattinson is continuing his real estate tour of NYC, this time checking out a $20 million "paparazzi-proof," 3,598-square-foot, 3.5-bed penthouse in West Chelsea—so-called because …

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Brittany Maynard, Terminally Ill Woman Who Vowed to Take Her Own Life, Has Died

PORTLAND, Ore. (TheBlaze/AP) — Brittany Maynard — the terminally ill woman who vowed to take her own life Nov. 1, then said she decided to wait a bit longer earlier this week — has died.<p>Maynard, who moved to Oregon to take advantage of the state’s assisted-suicide law, took lethal drugs prescribed …

This Device Could Make It Easier To Find Your Veins

Scientists have discovered a way to find your veins before poking around half a dozen times to find the spot. Now the Australian Red Cross Blood service is using the near infrared light device that locates blood to study whether being able to locate hard to find veins will result in reduced anxiety …

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Head Back to School Via Flipboard’s Virtual Classroom

It seems early, but here in California many kids are already back to school. And while we don’t really miss the days of homework and gym class, we do …