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A Running List Of All The Companies Currently Disassociating Themselves From The NRA

Following gunman Nikolas Cruz’s killing spree at Stoneman Douglas High School on Valentine’s Day, the U.S. appears to be approaching a watershed moment. Teen survivors are demanding action and going toe-to-toe with the NRA spokesperson. Through their emphatic appeals, they’re cutting through …

Gun Control

In Iran, a Women’s Soccer Revolution

In a country where women aren’t allowed to attend soccer games, the sport is taking off at the youth level—in part thanks to an Iranian-American<p>Tehran<p>Women, and women’s sports, still face stiff winds of resistance in the Islamic Republic of Iran. Hard-liners supported by the highest echelons of …

Women's Sports

Gift Guide: Valentine's Day 2015: Make shopping a bit more bearable with a selection of creative gifts for that special someone—or just treat yourself

While merely hearing the words "Valentine's Day" can cause reflexive groans, we happily accepted the shopping challenge the holiday provides. Below is our selection of creative items to show that special someone your heartfelt affection (or absolute loathing), be it a dedicated partner, disgruntled …

The Death of the Three-Time Candidate

Serious presidential contenders used to run multiple times; today they can't. This is why.<p>You have to give him this much: The man was determined to be president, and he had no problem outpacing his opponents. He spent years crisscrossing the nation by bus, rail and plane. No room was too small, no …

When Children With Autism Grow Up

I was 23 and needed a summer job; he was 21 and needed full-time support. He's one of an estimated half million people diagnosed with autism who are soon becoming adults — and who society is entirely unprepared for.

8 Grammy Moments You Couldn't See on TV

After three and a half hours of the Grammy telecast, you may feel like you saw everything that could possible be imagined – even Kanye West …

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Real Life Toy Stories by Daniel Cerejo

“Pretty mature way to keep the candy just for you, Buzz.” That's just one of the funny stories photographer Daniel Cerejo has captured on his Instagram. Using toys from the classic Pixar movie <i>Toy Story</i>, like Mr. Potato Head, Buzz Lightyear and Woody, as well as pop culture characters Batman, Kermit …

Crispy Roasted Breakfast Potatoes for Brunch Happiness

Breakfast potatoes roasted to perfection, with the addition of red onions and peppers. Add some poached eggs, and you never need to go out for brunch again!<p>Cooking is my love language. I suppose that falls under <i>acts of service</i>, but it’s not really the same to me. After all, we all need to eat and …

UNC basketball legend Dean Smith dies at 83

<b>(CNN) —</b> Legendary University of North Carolina head basketball coach Dean Smith -- a man who left his mark on young men both on and off the court -- died Saturday evening at the age of 83, according to the University of North Carolina's official athletics website.<p>He had battled dementia for years, …

Why we are saying "uh" less and 'um' more

<b>What's in an "um"? According to experts, "uh" and "um" are somewhat different beasts.</b><p>"It does seem to be the case that 'um' generally signals a longer or more important pause than 'uh'," says Mark Liberman, a linguist at the University of Pennsylvania.<p>At least that's what he thought.<p>Liberman has …