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Happy 10th birthday Mean Girls, Tina Fey's timeless teen comedy

Ten years ago this week, the film that would transform Lindsay Lohan into a teen movie queen premiered in the US. Lilo's ticket to adolescent idolatry was handed to her by future 30 Rock creator Tina Fey – then Saturday Night Live's head writer – and director Mark Waters. Mean Girls would gross …

'Boston is ready to run again': City revisits tragedy, looks ahead

As the city marked the one-year anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombing on Tuesday, an atmosphere of anxiety mixed with excitement over next week's race characterized a solemn day.<p>TODAY's Natalie Morales, who will run in this year's marathon on Monday, has been in Boston speaking with survivors, …

One year later, Boston is only stronger

Martin Richard.<p>Krystle Campbell.<p>Lingzi Lu.<p>One year after the Boston Marathon bombings killed those three spectators and injured more than 260 others, about 3,000 invited guests will assemble in Boston’s Hynes Convention Center for an official tribute featuring Vice President Joe Biden. The …

Hillary, Obama and the media: Reducing politics to sex and race

<i>Also ...</i><p><i>'View' from the Left?</i><p><b>Hillary, Obama and the media: Reducing politics to sex and race</b><p>We’ve apparently settled on what the 2016 presidential campaign is going to be about.<p>Sex.<p>Not sex as in Hillary Clinton’s gender, but sex as in sex scandals.<p>And by the way, the grand narrative of Barack …

Black death skeletons reveal pitiful life of 14th-century Londoners

The 25 skeletons unearthed in the Clerkenwell area of London a year ago may hold the key to the truth about the nature of the Black Death that ravaged Britain and Europe in the mid-14th century.<p>A Channel 4 documentary on Sunday will claim that analysis of the bodies and of wills registered in …

Malaysia Airlines: Catalyst for political change? | US & Canada

I recently wrote about the communications fiasco that was the Malaysian government's handling of the Flight MH370 crisis. The piece argued that the confusion over the investigation and communication in the days just after the plane vanished on March 8 was perfectly reflective of the leadership's …

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74-Year-Old Plans to Run 100th Marathon in Boston

A 74-year-old man plans to run his 100th marathon in Boston to honor the victims of last year's bombing.<p>Richard Wallen, from Flushing, Mich., is a …

Rethinking Fat: The Case For Adding Some Into Your Diet

Remember the fat-free boom that swept the country in the 1990s? Yes, we know from the Salt readers who took our informal survey that lots of you tried to follow it. And gave up.<p>"I definitely remember eating fat-free cookies, fat–free pudding, fat-free cheese, which was awful," Elizabeth Stafford, …

Boston Marathon bombing exhibit to include shoes, runner bibs

After the twin bombings at the Boston Marathon last April, mourners began leaving thousands of items at a makeshift memorial near the finish line to honor the victims of the attacks.<p>Some left teddy bears, signs and marathon bibs while others draped running sneakers to commemorate the three people …

Sleep, Stress Management and Cancer Prevention

Many of us have learned that a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits and whole grains, daily physical exercise, and protecting our skin from the sun can significantly reduce our cancer risk. Ending smoking and limiting alcohol are also high on the list of ways to prevent cancer.<p>But how often do we …

Same-sex marriage moving swiftly back toward Supreme Court

WASHINGTON — The legal campaign for marriage equality is picking up speed, moving at a pace that has surprised even longtime advocates and increasing the likelihood of a definitive Supreme Court test as early as next year.<p>Efforts by some lawyers to plan a careful strategy for which cases to push …

The Skinniest Streets On Earth

We've traveled twisty roads. And pretty roads. And really foodie-friendly roads.<p>But have you ever squished down such a <i>skinny</i> road?<p>Button up your jeans, suck in your breath, and best of luck.<p>Strada Sforii in Brasov, Romania<p>Strada Sforii means "Rope Street," and this alley is certainly almost as thin …

The Longest Beaches In The World On Which To Take A Really, Really Long Walk

Sure, you can hang out on the beach in your bikini, walk along a boardwalk, go for a dip or even surf. Or, you can go for a really, really, <i>really</i> long walk.<p>Here are eleven beaches where you can show your bikini bod for miles and miles.<p><b>Praia do Cassino Beach, Brazil</b><p>At roughly 150 miles long, this is …

Kaepernick on Michael Sam: ‘No one cares if you’re black, white, straight, gay’

Count Colin Kaepernick among those NFL players who have now publicly addressed the possibility of having an openly gay teammate.<p>Appearing on ESPN’s SportsCenter with Carolina quarterback Cam Newton on Sunday, Kaepernick said Michael Sam would be welcomed in the 49ers locker room. Sam, a defensive …

Barack Obama’s Paragraph

Ten leading historians assess Obama’s rank in the pantheon of American presidents.<p><i>Barack Obama knows he’s a man running out of time. Reflecting on his presidential legacy in a long interview with the</i> New Yorker <i>’s David Remnick, Obama said, “at the end of the day we’re part of a long-running story.</i> …

Dakota Johnson Is Ready To See Mr. Grey In The First Official 'Fifty Shades Of Grey' Photo

We're now less than one year away from the release of "Fifty Shades of Grey," and Universal Pictures provided a Valentine's Day tease on Friday by releasing the movie's first official still. It could very well be the image that corresponds with the first poster, released a few weeks ago, which …

Kevin Spacey: President Obama probably has Frank Underwood envy

“I can imagine he must feel, ‘Gosh, I wish we could move that quickly,’” Spacey said of the president<p>Actor Kevin Spacey made an appearance Sunday morning on ABC's "This Week," where he told George Stephanopoulos that President Obama, a "House of Cards" fan, "must wish" he could be as efficient as …

18 Most Iconic Dresses in the History of Film

These dresses are the reason slow motion was invented.<p>You can always tell a truly iconic dress by the way time slows down when it comes on the screen. The frame glides up slowly from hem to head, cutting away only momentarily to show some slack-jawed male admirer as his brain liquefies in his …

A UK Surgeon Successfully 3D Printed And Implanted A Pelvis

It was the first transplant of its kind.<p>The patient, who is in his sixties and has remained unnamed, suffered from a rare type of bone cancer called chondrosarcoma. It affected the entire right side of his pelvis.<p>Often leaving patients appearing completely healthy, chondrosarcoma often goes …

The Actual Difference Between Women Who Are Hot And Who Are Beautiful

Women. We’re curvy, skinny, hood, pretty, cute, ethnic, bad, dime pieces, unicorns, babes, pieces of tail, juicy, fine, sexy, foxes, sultry, …