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Report: Bruce Jenner is transitioning into a woman

Bruce Jenner’s increasingly feminized appearance has been the subject of tabloid covers for months. And now People confirms that the former Olympian will soon be living life as a woman.<p>"Bruce is transitioning to a woman," reveals a source close to the family. "He is finally happy and his family is …

Caitlyn Jenner

Venezuela uses photo of detained US journalist to promote its friendly face to foreigners

Miami Herald correspondent Jim Wyss made poster boy for Venezuelan tourism campaign with photograph of his relieved bear-hug – after he was released from prison<p>With its oil-dependent economy imploding and its crime and murder rates soaring, Venezuela may not appear an attractive destination for …

Venezuela

John McCain Stands By Calling Protesters 'Low-Life Scum': 'I Think They're Terrible People'

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) said Sunday that he will not apologize for calling protesters "low-life scum" at a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing earlier this week.<p>"I think they're terrible people," McCain said of Code Pink, the women-led grassroots peace and social justice group that protested …

Protest

10 reasons Christian heaven would actually be hell

A close reading of the New Testament reveals Biblical paradise isn’t all pearly gates and streets of gold<p>Most Westerners are at least vaguely familiar with the popular Christian version of Heaven: pearly gates, streets of gold, winged angels and the Righteous, with their bodies made perfect and …

Sigmund Freud

Sandy Hook report avoids naming killer, omits his mother from victims list

With final edits and approvals, members of a commission writing a report on the Newtown, Conn., school massacre have begun to think about the impact their work will have on parents of victims and surviving children, as well as people who might read the document 20 years from now.<p>Should Nancy<p>Lanza, …

Same-sex Marriage

Using iPads to pacify children may harm their development, say scientists

Children throwing tantrums should be given time to calm down on their own rather than distracted with tablets or smartphones, say researchers<p>It might be tempting to hand over an iPad to a screaming child when all else has failed to calm them down.<p>But child psychologists say it may be stunting …

The $7 Coffee: How Payment Apps Make Us Tip More

“$3 Tip on a $4 Cup of Coffee?” asks Hilary Stout in the <i>New York Times</i> this morning. The $7 flat white in question could have been the expedient product of Café Grumpy’s point of sale app which offered three preset tip options for the $4 purchase: $1, $2 or $3. In actual fact, it appears that Stout …

grumpy

20 Ways to Fall In Love All Over Again

There are lots of great things about being in a long-term relationship: Research shows that happy couples, in many ways, have better health and …

New York Times

See Helen Mirren and Other Celebrities Riding the New York City Subway

Tom Hanks rides the subway in New York City on Jan. 22, 2015.<br>Nigny—Splash News/Corbis<p>1 of 5<p>Actress Helen Mirren thrilled a handful of New Yorkers …

New York City Subway

A night of drinking with beer recommendation apps

Walk into your local liquor store or look down the length of the bar at your favorite pub and you will find a glass bottle menagerie. The popularity …

Beer

92 Vegetarian Super Bowl Recipes That'll Make You Forget Wings

These are 92 awesome vegetarian recipes for dips, fries, sandwiches, and other snacks that are perfect for the Super Bowl.<p>Yes, the Super Bowl is one of the biggest food holidays of the year. And while most cliché football foods are meatier than the players on the field, there are plenty of …

Cooking

More than two dozen killed in eastern Ukraine in only 24 hours

Thirteen government soldiers and at least as many civilians have been killed in 24 hours in eastern Ukraine’s separatist conflict after the collapse of peace talks, a spokesman for the Kiev authorities said.<p>Hopes of easing the situation evaporated on Saturday with Ukraine’s representative and …

Russia