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Obama in Athens: ‘The current path of globalization needs a course correction’

ATHENS — In an address aimed at a global audience as well as Americans at home, President Obama said Wednesday that “the current path of globalization needs a course correction,” even as he argued there was no turning back from an interconnected world.<p>"In the years and decades ahead, our countries …

I gave up breakfast for a week and drank this caffeinated meal-replacement shake instead

The jury is out on whether breakfast is the most important meal of the day. But science be damned — breakfast remains my favorite meal.<p>Like most young professionals, I run short on energy and time. Most mornings, I trade a well-balanced breakfast for 15 blissful extra minutes of sleep. So I decided …

Bergdahl's lawyers ask for charges to be dropped over McCain comments

(Reuters) - The legal team for U.S. Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl on Monday asked to have the charges against the former prisoner of war dismissed, arguing comments made by Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain violated his due process rights.<p>U.S. Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl leaves the …

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President Obama Declares Donald Trump 'Unfit' to Be President

President Barack Obama called Donald Trump “unfit” and “woefully unprepared” to be president on Tuesday, his strongest criticisms yet of the Republican presidential nominee.<p>During a press conference at the White House with Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, Obama posed the question to the …

Feds' transgender guidance provokes fierce backlash

<b>(CNN) —</b> The Obama administration's directive on the use of school bathrooms by transgender students has provoked a torrent of criticism. It also marks a new front in America's long-running culture wars.<p>The latest battle over transgender rights and sexual identity comes in response to a joint letter …

Member of Manson 'family' seeks parole again for 1969 murders

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Reuters) - Leslie Van Houten, a follower of murderous cult leader Charles Manson, planned to seek parole for the 21st time on Thursday for her role in the group’s infamous 1969 killing spree, state records show.<p>Leslie Van Houten listens during her parole hearing in …

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5 Amazing Recipes to Celebrate Chocolate Caramel Day

This is a food holiday worth celebrating. Here's how to do it right.<p>As if celebrating the fact that it's the weekend isn't enough, this coming …

Top 6 Spring Fashion Trends

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Not our garage door but it was so nice to take a photo in front of this one we saw in town 😊

Milan Fashion Week Opens: Pictures

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Cinnamon Scone Bread Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Scones are one of the most versatile baked goods around. They can be sweet or savory and filled with pretty much any combination of flavorings you can think of. This is my version of a cinnamon quick bread, adapted from my recipe for Royal Wedding Scones here in the archives. The …

Ebola fighters are Time's 'Person of the Year'

Foday Gallah saw the sick child was distressed and felt he had to do something. So he picked the kid up to comfort him.<p>And with that act of kindness, the 37-year-old ambulance supervisor in Monrovia, Liberia, contracted Ebola himself.<p>"Of course, he got vomit all over him and that's how he got …

Double chocolate muffins and chocolate chip cookies

Honestly, I don't even know what to say. These muffins are to die for. I just realized I have never baked real chocolate muffins before...

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Rocky Mountain Quilting Adventures – Steamboat Springs CO

Thistle Dew Quilting Shoppe – Fair Oaks, CA

Sorry for the silence. I have been very busy teaching and have found it hard to keep up with my blog.<br>In early June I taught two three day classes at …

And a little more of Orvieto, Italy

I thought I would share some pictures that I find really inspirational. Orvieto is loaded with texture and layers and I find myself dreaming of …

Vintage Bikini Print Ads

If high-waisted, retro swimsuits (patron saint: Taylor Swift) are one of your summer dos, I've got inspiration aplenty coming up. A series of vintage bikini ads from <i>Reminisce magazine</i> show the progression of the two-piece as cuts and coverage morphed, and I think we can all agree—these are nothing …