Karen Dauer

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Easy Summer Hairstyles for Hot Days

It was only a matter of time before heat and humidity became the new normal. Here, 18 summer-ready hairstyles that will make the transition a little chicer.<p>Think outside the top knot. These ten easy hairstyles will carry you through every possible outdoor barbecue, beach jaunt, and humid wedding …

Hairstyling

Today's Beauty Secret

BAZAAR's beauty expert reveals the tricks and must-have products behind the prettiest hair and makeup looks on the red carpet.<p><i>BAZAAR</i>'s beauty expert reveals the tricks and must-have products behind the prettiest hair and makeup looks on the red carpet.

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Fall's Most Anticipated Haircuts

10 celebrity-inspired looks for fall.<p>With fall collections already being glimpsed here and there, the time is right to think about heading into the new season with a fresh look. And what better way than with a sharp, of-the-moment haircut? Here, we take inspiration from the latest silhouettes, …

Hairstyling

The Best of Fall 2013 Campaigns

See the best campaigns for Fall 2013.<p>The Fall 2013 campaigns are rolling in as we eagerly anticipate the coming season. See the best ads for autumn and check back daily for more of the latest released shots. Plus, review the hottest trends of the season in our complete Fall 2013 Fashion Week …

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Helena Christensen: Pretty in Preen

<b>Who:</b> Helena Christensen<p><b>Where:</b> A Rika Magazine and MatchesFashion.com cocktail party in London<p><b>When:</b> Thursday, July 18th<p><b>What:</b> A navy and lime green, citrus-flower embroidered Preen dress<p><b>Why:</b> The supermodel spices up a conservatively cut dress with a neon pop of color and print and keeps things …

The 7 Best Mascaras

Some women feel naked without a swipe of their favorite lipstick, but here at W it’s all about the eyes. Few of us feel complete leaving the house without mascara. Here are our staff favorites.

Sisterland by Curtis Sittenfeld: Worth the Wait

Ever since I read Sittenfeld’s 2008 <i>American Wife</i>, (which was purportedly based on Laura Bush), I’ve been impatiently waiting for her next novel. The premise of Sisterland, twin sisters with psychic powers, is not generally one I’d go after, but Sittenfeld’s effortless prose has kept me engrossed …

Feds accuse five men of largest U.S. hacking scheme

Cyberattacks against the Nasdaq, J.C. Penney, and others led to "hundreds of millions of dollars" in losses, say federal prosecutors.<p>Five men have been accused by the U.S. government of perpetrating the largest hacking scheme ever prosecuted in the United States.<p>Court documents revealed Thursday in …

What the Delhi Rape Trials Mean for India's Women

The country must prove that it can routinely and effectively prosecute rapists, even when it's not in the international spotlight.<p>Today the Juvenile Justice Board in Delhi, India was supposed to deliver the verdict against the youngest of the six men accused of gang-raping a 23-year old …

The FDA Doesn't Want Chickens To Explore The Great Outdoors

Organic egg farmers are divided in their reaction to a new FDA proposal that's intended to reduce the risk of salmonella infection among free-roaming chickens. They even disagree about what the document, called "Guidance for Industry," actually requires.<p>On the face of it, the document seems to …

House Republicans Back End To Door-Side Mail Service

The age-old standoff between mail carrier and <i>Canis familiaris</i> could be coming to an end if the latest plan to save the Postal Service goes ahead.<p>The proposal, approved by a House committee on Wednesday, would end door-to-door delivery by 2022. Instead, postal carriers would limit their deliveries …

Republicans pen letter to Boehner

More than 60 Republicans have signed a letter urging Speaker John Boehner to defund Obamacare when Congress funds the government in September.<p>The letter, being circulated by the office of freshman Rep. Mark Meadows, doesn’t explicitly say that supporters will vote against a government funding bill …

Revenge of the Nerds: Being Popular in High School Doesn't Make You Rich, After All

Last year, a study found that extra friends in high school translated into extra pay in middle age. But new research says otherwise.<p>Mathletes, goth freaks, drama nerds: you've been vindicated.<p>Last year, awkward teens everywhere got a rather depressing dose of news when new research suggested that …

Abercrombie & Fitch Is In Trouble For Its Hiring Policies Again

The group, Defenseur des Droits, says it suspects people hired as models to entice customers at the front of Abercrombie's stores may also work as sales staff, Reuters reports.<p>It claims Abercrombie hires based on appearance, a discriminatory practice, according to Reuters.<p>"Though physical …