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Troubling new study explains one big reason for inequality in America

Black and Hispanic households tend to be located in poorer neighborhoods than white households even when they earn similar incomes, a new study reveals.<p>These findings suggest black and Hispanic kids, by and large, grow up in poorer neighborhoods than white kids.<p>A growing body of research suggests …

Five albums to try this week: Wolf Alice, Everything Everything and more

Wolf Alice – My Love Is Cool (Dirty Hit)<p><b>Why you should listen:</b> The London four-piece have been pulling together material for this 90s alt-rock-referencing debut since they first appeared in early 2013. Its shoegazey riffs, enduring vocal melodies and restless energy make it worth the wait.<p><b>It might</b> …

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Wiz Khalifa Mourns Uncle's Murder; Two Plead Guilty To Crime

Wiz Khalifa’s uncle, identified as 20-year-old Imani Porter, was reportedly shot and killed in his car while at the Waterfront shopping center in …

Happiest Man in the World: Stop Trying to be Happy

In his new book, Altruism, a scientist turned Buddhist monk argues that we’re all hardwired to be altruistic—and that’s the secret to true bliss.<p>Type …

Physical Differences Found in Brains of People Who Respond Either Emotionally or Rationally

<b>Researchers at Monash University have found physical differences in the brains of people who respond emotionally to others’ feelings, compared to</b> …

13 Life-Changing Mindfulness Books

By now, you’ve probably heard of mindfulness. The health and lifestyle benefits of mindfulness are well established, because they include regulating …

Earth 'entering new extinction phase' - US study

<b>The Earth has entered a new period of extinction, a study by three US universities has concluded, and humans could be among the first casualties.</b><p>The report, led by the universities of Stanford, Princeton and Berkeley, said vertebrates were disappearing at a rate 114 times faster than normal.<p>The …

The 18 Best Hip-Hop Albums of 2015 So Far

2015 has been a glorious year for hip-hop, and we’re only half way through it. Moses Wiener took a look back over the past six months and compiled 18 …

The Best Albums of 2015 … So Far

We’re halfway through 2015 already? Really?<p>In the past six months, I’ve brought you the best and worst in hip-hop and R&B. Once you start separating …

The Best Albums of 2015

2015 destroyed 2014 musically. We said as much all the way back in March, and while we were talking specifically about rap in that instance, it …

Jay Z & Nas Feud Examined By Young Guru

Young Guru says that he and Jay Z went to the studio the day that “Ether” came out.<p>“In a less than 24-hour period, you got ‘Supa Ugly’ as a …

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