By Valerie Peterson With closets overstuffed with clothes that didn't fit, pots that threatened an avalanche every time I wanted to boil an egg and bookshelves packed two volumes deep, my apartment felt
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"I will be with you, whatever," Blair told President Bush in one of the many private memos released as part of the inquiry into the Iraq war. The prime minister wrote to the US president to commit to action
Exclusive: 'Unforgivable' failings in end-of-life care revealed as 40,000 dying patients subject to secret 'do not resuscitate'
As many as 40,000 patients a year are having “do not resuscitate orders” secretly imposed on them without their families ever being told, it can be disclosed. A national audit of dying patients has highlighted
Eleven years after Friends said its final good-bye, Lisa Kudrow and Matt LeBlanc are both nominated for Emmy Awards. What better excuse to ask them the most burning question in all of the Friends canon?
When I was in high school, my English class read a famous short story called “An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge,” written in 1890 by Ambrose Bierce. Its central character, Peyton Farquhar, is a slave-owning
This post originally appeared on the Crew blog. For a concept that we all understand, ‘simple’ is deceivingly difficult to pin down. Here be gadgetsNot here exactly, but on our new hardware site Plugged.
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Ask parents how important it is to instill kindness in their kids, and most will rank it high: even as their very top priority, according to Harvard researchers. But children surveyed by the university’s
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One thing that manages to constantly fascinate those of us a little obsessed with models? Seeing where the ethereal runway walkers hailed from. And with Mother’s Day approaching, there is no better time
Yesterday's post about Norton Identity Safe, the surprisingly good free password manager, got me thinking about other great freeware -- the utilities I use daily and, frankly, couldn't live without. And
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A day after he was charged with reckless conduct in the shooting of a real estate agent, a Georgia sheriff called it a “tragic accident” and vowed to continue his law enforcement duties. Clayton County
Tom Hank's wife, the actress Rita Wilson, gives a moving interview about her double mastectomy, and urges all women to get a second opinion if they are unhappy with initial diagnosis Rita Wilson, the and
With the growth of the photo-sharing app, users are utilizing Instagram as a platform to share their makeup looks and artistry while others are turning to it for makeup inspiration. Goss has noticed a
(CNN) — A behind-the-scenes legal showdown is brewing over whether prominent death penalty opponent Sister Helen Prejean can testify on behalf of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. Prejean gained
And the items you could be destroying if you do 1.Vinegar: Using vinegar on hardwood floors, natural tiles, and granite countertops can damage the finish causing them to appear dull. 2.Soap/detergent:
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These everyday items have a secret: They get REALLY dirty. Here's how to clean 8 things most people forget. These everyday items have a secret: They get REALLY dirty. Here's how to clean 8 things most
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