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Bill Gates Has Started Posting Stuff On Reddit

As you can imagine, his links are popular and already attracting a lot of comments.<p>But his links are leading back to his own web site, which is a technical violation of Reddit's rule against hyping your own stuff. Reddit has banned publications in the past when it has caught authors and employees …

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Beyond the beignets: New Orleans' modern food movement

New Orleans is a food city, no question; it always has been. No offense to those hearty regional faves – gumbo, jambalaya and the ubiquitous beignets – but the association has long been one of over-indulgence rather than variety and refinement. The good news: a number of the city's recently opened …

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Scotland Tour: Enjoying a Natural High, High in the Highlands

Driving through the remote and evocative Highlands valley called Glencoe, our guide, Liz, and I conspired to find a place where we could simply stop the bus and let our group get out and feel the wonder of this distant corner of Scotland. Liz, an experienced Scotland guide, is doing her first Rick …

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Massachusetts to Investigate Ability of Hosting 2024 Summer Olympics

The Massachusetts Senate has approved a bill that would study the feasibility of the state hosting the 2024 Summer Olympics.<p>The bill, sponsored by …

10 Digital Detox Vacation Hacks To Help You Truly Unplug

On our summer vacations this year (a time supposedly designated for resting and recharging), few Americans will actually leave their work and everyday digital distractions behind. According to a TeamViewer survey, 38 percent of Americans will read work-related emails while on vacation, and one in …

Marijuana Affects Autism? Study Links the Two, But Comes to No Definite Conclusions

Researchers published a study looking into how marijuana affects autism.<p>The study took two sets of mice and looked at how the main cell mutations …

Americans Are Living Longer. Are Those Extra Years Healthy Ones?

A new study uses better death data to try to answer a long-standing debate.<p>In 1960, Americans could expect to live, on average, to just before 70. In 1900—just about the time period of Downton Abbey—the life expectancy was somewhere in the mid-40s. Today, the average American life expectancy is …

July 29, 2013

Predictive Search Is Neither Cool Nor All That Creepy — Yet

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The next big thing in technology is all-knowing apps that do what you want before you ask, also …

Suspected Nazi War Criminals Living In Limbo In U.S.

At least 10 people suspected of committing Nazi war crimes were never deported from the U.S. despite losing the American citizenship they gained when they immigrated, The Associated Press reports. A main cause of the delay is simple: Their European homelands don't want them back.<p>"In the 34 years …

Rand Paul: Chris Christie Is the 'King of Bacon'

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